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Emily Sampson Peterson Crothers
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Birth: May 29, 1874
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jan. 3, 1946
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA

"Aunt" Emily
Reported to have placed a wreath or flowers on the statue of Miles Standish when the statue was hoisted up and placed in position on the top of the monument. Lightning struck at some time and blew off his head and it was several years before it was replaced.

Married Eli Kirk Crothers from Bloomington Ill. Met Emily in Boston, fell in love and married her.
Family links: 
  James Hall Peterson (1845 - 1921)
  Josephine B Chandler Peterson (1849 - 1929)
  James Hall Crothers (____ - 1984)*
  Worth B. Crothers (1899 - 1971)*
  James Herbert Peterson (1870 - 1961)*
  Tryphosa (Phosie) Bradford Peterson Sollis (1872 - 1963)*
  Emily Sampson Peterson Crothers (1874 - 1946)
*Calculated relationship
Mayflower Cemetery
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: 147, 11, Linden
Created by: Ken Saccocia
Record added: Mar 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49003579
Emily Sampson <i>Peterson</i> Crothers
Added by: Ken Saccocia
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