Emma Catherine Johnson (Smetzer)

16 May 1851 - 28 Jul 1905

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Emma Catherine Johnson (Smetzer)

16 May 1851 - 28 Jul 1905
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The burial record of Emma Catherine Johnson (Smetzer). Cemetery: Lindenwood Cemetery, Location: Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States. Birth: 16 May 1851, Death: 28 Jul 1905.
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Emma Catherine Johnson (Smetzer)

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Lindenwood Cemetery

2324 W. Main St.
Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana
United States
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November 5, 2013

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1851
Emma Catherine Johnson (Smetzer) was born on 16 May 1851
Emma Catherine Johnson (Smetzer) was 18 years old when Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton founded the National Woman Suffrage Association, breaking away from the American Equal Rights Association which they had also previously founded. Susan B. Anthony was an American social reformer and women's rights activist who played a pivotal role in the women's suffrage movement. Born into a Quaker family committed to social equality, she collected anti-slavery petitions at the age of 17. In 1856, she became the New York state agent for the American Anti-Slavery Society.
Emma Catherine Johnson (Smetzer) was 27 years old when Thomas Edison announces his invention of the phonograph, a machine that can record and play sound. Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America's greatest inventor. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the long-lasting, practical electric light bulb. Dubbed "The Wizard of Menlo Park", he was one of the first inventors to apply the principles of mass production and large-scale teamwork to the process of invention, and is often credited with the creation of the first industrial research laboratory.
Emma Catherine Johnson (Smetzer) was 36 years old when Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show opens in London. William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody was an American scout, bison hunter, and showman. He was born in Le Claire, Iowa Territory, but he lived for several years in his father's hometown in Toronto Township, Ontario, Canada, before the family returned to the Midwest and settled in the Kansas Territory.
Emma Catherine Johnson (Smetzer) was 43 years old when Mahatma Gandhi forms the Natal Indian Congress (NIC) in order to fight discrimination against Indian traders in Natal. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was an Indian activist who was the leader of the Indian independence movement against British rule. Employing nonviolent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world. The honorific Mahātmā – applied to him first in 1914 in South Africa – is now used worldwide. In India, he is also called Bapu and Gandhi ji, and known as the Father of the Nation.
Emma Catherine Johnson (Smetzer) died on 28 Jul 1905 at the age of 54

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