Emelia Wirl1

F, b. 24 February 1902
     Emelia Wirl was born on 24 February 1902 at Lincoln, Wood, Wisconsin, USA.2 She was the daughter of Christoph Wirl and Annie Wissink.2

     Emelia Wirl married Chester Arthur Purdy, son of Arthur D Purdy and Esther Stebbins Weed, on 2 October 1922 at Cook, Illinois, USA, at age 20.1

Children of Emelia Wirl and Chester Arthur Purdy

  • Lucille M Purdy3
  • Miriam A Purdy3
  • Howard J Purdy3
Last Edited=27 Apr 2016


  1. [S1487] "Cook County, Illinois Marriage Indexes, 1912-1942" , index, Family History Library, Ancestry.com, URL http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2273: 2011, Chester A Purdy-Emelia Wirl, cert. no. 0962100 (index only), searched 10 Apr 2015.
  2. [S1423] Family History Library, "Wisconsin Births and Christenings, 1826-1908" online index, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, URL http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2544, Emelia Ann Wirl, FHL film 1305611, searched 10 Apr 2015.
  3. [S932] Chester A Purdy household, 1930 US Census population schedule, 621 Market St., Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co., Wisconsin, ED 298, sheet 10B (penned) (Anc. image 18/31), dwelling 14, family 22. (n.pub., 2001) www.ancestry.com, subscription database Roll T626_2597. 14 Apr 2015.
  4. [S1519] Chester A. Purdy household, 1940 US Census population schedule, Cabin City, South Davis Electoral District, Lane Co., Oregon, ED 20-108, sheet 83A (penned) 995 (stamped; unclear) (Anc. image 23/24), dwelling none, family none. (Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2012) www.ancestry.com, subscription database Roll T627_3369. 14 Apr 2015; information provided by wife.