Emily Josephine (Boerum) (Twiss) Roel (1856-1929)
Emily Josephine Boerum was born on 21 July 1856 in Bethel, Fairfield County, Conn, USA, and died on 27 May 1929 in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, daughter of Abraham M. Boerum and Phila Delia (McCulley) Boerum.
She married first on 04 April 1875 in Norwalk, Fairfield County, William Clifford Twiss, who was born on 04 April 1875 in Norwalk and died there on 28 Dec 1925, son of Stark Twiss and Mary Taylor. She married second on 22 March 1899 in Worcester, Massachusetts, USA, James Roel, who was born about 1862 in Peru, son of George Roel and Rose Spezil.
Emily (Boerum) Twiss and William Clifford Twiss had the following children:
- William Frederick Twiss, b: 15 May 1876; m: Bertha May Gregory; d: 10 Oct 1944
- Clifford Gaylord Twiss, b: 8 Nov 1877; m: Naomi May Martin; m2: Florence J. Hiltz; d: 23 Oct 1946
- Ethel Lydia Twiss, b: 21 September 1881; m: William Howard Herriott; m2: Harvey W. Corbin; d: 22 November 1970
- Ada Twiss, b: 19 August 1885; m: Frank Roy Sano; d: 04 May 1959