Emma Nathelia <I>Gaffner</I> Binkley

Emma Nathelia Gaffner Binkley

Nebraska, USA
Death 6 Oct 1887 (aged 19)
Franktown, Douglas County, Colorado, USA
Burial Douglas County, Colorado, USA
Memorial ID 19006660 · View Source
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Aged 19 yrs 5 mos 26 days. According to 1 article she died in Gold Dale, Colorado

Emma married Henry Aug. 9, 1886 & was the 1st wife of Henry Morgan Binkley. The only child they had was Emma Nathelia born May 14, 1887, the mother died 6 months later in Oct. 1887. She died from a fall.

The marriage of Miss Emma Binkley, of Franktown, to Mr. Fred Linklater of Larkspur, Colo., was celebrated on Wednesday the 16th of March at high noon in the home of Mr. and Mrs. John Campbell , in the presence of about forty-five friends. Judge Clifton R. Bassell performed the ceremony.
The bride was attired in an elegant gown of cream satin. She wore roses in her hair and carried a bouquet of roses and carnations. Miss Grace Linklater acted as bride's maid, and the groom was attended by his best man, Mr. Andrew Nickson.
The apartment were nicely decorated with flowers, and a very elaborate dinner was served after the ceremony.
Many beautiful as well useful presents were received.
Mr. and Mrs. Linklater will take a short trip and then be at home to their friends near Larkspur where Mr. Linklater has employment.
Miss Binkley has lived most of her life at Franktown, and is a very general favorite with all who know her.
The many friends of the happy couple extend congratulations and best wishes for a prosperous life together.
(Castle Rock Journal Mar. 18, 1910)
Emma's father is Christopher Gaffner, Unknown to where he is buried.

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  • Maintained by: Reenie Winfrey Carlton
  • Originally Created by: Bob Rohwedder
  • Added: 18 Apr 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 19006660
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Emma Nathelia Gaffner Binkley (10 Apr 1868–6 Oct 1887), Find a Grave Memorial no. 19006660, citing Franktown Cemetery, Douglas County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by Reenie Winfrey Carlton (contributor 46863507) .