Emma Elizabeth Welch
- Born: 14 Jan 1861, Highpoint, N.C.
- Marriage: Wyatt Audabon Garrett on 5 Apr 1883 in Missouri
- Died: 19 Aug 1919, Cass Co., Missouri at age 58
- Buried: 20 Aug 1919, Austin Cemetery, Austin, Cass Co., Missouri
Cause of her death was Creeping Paralysis.
The death certificate for Emma names her dates of birth and death as well as her parents and where they were from ... John J. Welch born in High Point, NC and Ruth Wiley, born in High Point, NC. Her place of burial is Austin Cemetery in Austin, Missouri on August 20, 1919. The informant was John A. Welch of Austin, Missouri.
See general notes on her father for 1860 census facts.
The 1870 Federal Census for Post Oak Township, Johnson Co., Missouri, Warrensburg P. O., page 584A, dated August 25, 1870 records Ella Welch (9 - NC) living with her father John Welch (41 - NC) and siblings May (19 - NC), Turelius (12 - NC), and John (6 - NC). John is a Blacksmith.
The 1880 Federal Census for Windsor, Henry Co., Missouri, District 178, page 440B, dated June 15, 1880 records Emma Welch (19 - NC/NC/NC) living in the home of Wyatt Walker (71 - NC/Maryland/?) with children Ellen Walker (34 - NC), Nannie Walker (30 - NC), and Willie Walker (25 - NC). Also living in the household are grand daughters Iva Garrett (7 - Missouri/Missouri/NC) and Edna Garrett (5 - Missouri/Missouri/NC) who are Alice Walker Garrett's daughters. Wyatt is a Carpenter.
Emma married Wyatt Audabon Garrett, son of Robert J. Garrett and Mary Ann Eliza Walker, on 5 Apr 1883 in Missouri. (Wyatt Audabon Garrett was born on 30 Apr 1857 in Henry Co., Missouri, died on 9 Mar 1950 in Cass Co., Missouri and was buried on 10 Mar 1950 in Austin Cemetery, Austin, Cass Co., Missouri.) The cause of his death was Circulatory Failure.