Emily Thorn Vanderbilt


Emily Thorn Vanderbilt

Emily Thorn Vanderbilt (1852 – 1946) was a member of the prominent United States Vanderbilt family.

The second daughter of William Henry Vanderbilt (1821 - 1885) and Maria Louisa Kissam (1821 - 1896), Emily Thorn Vanderbilt was named after her aunt, Emily Almira (Vanderbilt) Thorn, daughter of dynasty founder Cornelius Vanderbilt.

Marriages

She married William Douglas Sloane (1844 - 1913), and they had three daughters: Florence Adele Vanderbilt Sloane (1873 - 1960), Lila Vanderbilt Sloane and Emily Vanderbilt Sloane. On April 5, 1899 Emily married James Henry Hammond, son of General John Henry Hammond of Kentucky, and they had two children: Alice Frances Hammond and John Henry Hammond II. James Hammond was a brother of well-known politician Ogden Hammond of New Jersey.

Alice Hammond Duckworth married the jazz musician Benny Goodman on March 14, 1942.


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Vanderbilt (surname) — Vanderbilt is a surname, and may refer to:*The Vanderbilt family ndash; a prominent family in the United States*Cornelius Vanderbilt (1794 ndash;1877) *William Henry Vanderbilt (1821 ndash;1885) **Cornelius Vanderbilt II (1843 ndash;1899)… …   Wikipedia

  • Vanderbilt family — This article details the family of Cornelius Vanderbilt. For other uses, see Vanderbilt (disambiguation). Infobox Family colour = powderblue name = Vanderbilt crest = caption = ethnicity = Dutch region = United States East Coast United Kingdom… …   Wikipedia

  • Vanderbilt — Die Vanderbilt Familie wurde von dem US amerikanischen Unternehmer Cornelius Vanderbilt begründet und umfasst: Cornelius Vanderbilt (1794–1877), US amerikanischer Eisenbahnmogul und Begründer des Clans   ∞ 1813 Cousine (1. Grades) Sophia… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Vanderbilt houses — From the late 1870s to the 1920s, the Vanderbilt family employed America s best Beaux Arts architects and decorators to build an unequalled string of New York townhouses and East Coast palaces in the United States. Many of the Vanderbilt houses… …   Wikipedia

  • William Henry Vanderbilt — Nacimien …   Wikipedia Español

  • William Henry Vanderbilt — This article is about the railroad magnate. For his grandson, the governor of Rhode Island,, see William Henry Vanderbilt III. William Henry Vanderbilt I Born May 8, 1821(1821 05 08) Ne …   Wikipedia

  • William Henry Vanderbilt — Naissance 8 mai 1821 New Brunswick (New Jersey) Décès 8  …   Wikipédia en Français

  • William Henry Vanderbilt — William Henry Vanderbilt, Öl auf Leinwand, um 1870 William Henry Vanderbilt (* 8. Mai 1821 in New Brunswick (New Jersey); † 8. Dezember 1885 in New York City) war ein US amerikanischer Eisenbahn Tycoon und Unternehmer. Er war ein Mitglied der …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cornelius Vanderbilt — For other people named Cornelius Vanderbilt, see Cornelius Vanderbilt (disambiguation). Cornelius Vanderbilt …   Wikipedia

  • Cornelius Vanderbilt — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Cornelius Vanderbilt Nacionalidad …   Wikipedia Español