Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ancestry of
Ralph Waldo Emerson

American Poet


    William Emerson Jr.

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    • 2nd Generation — Father of Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    • Birth Date:
    • 6 May 1769 
    • Birth Location:
    • Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 12 May 1811 
    • Death Location:
    • Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 25 Oct 1796 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts 

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  • Sources for William Emerson Jr.

    • 1 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 1885, Vol. 39, p. 324.
    • 2 Jacobus, Donald Lines, The Bulkeley Genealogy: Rev. Peter Bulkeley, Being an Account of his Career, his Ancestry ..., New Haven, Connecticut: unknown (1933), 371-372, Heritage Quest (Digital Library).
    • 4 Roberts, Gary Boyd and William Addams Reitwiesner, American Ancestors and Cousins of The Princess of Wales, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. (1984), 41, Ancestry.com (Online Database).