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Emmett Addis Brockway was born 11 Mar 1836 in Brockwayville, PA. He was the son of James Maine Brockway and Lydia Goff. Emmett died Sept 7, 1912 Louisa Co., IA, at 76 years of age.
He married Jane Davisson Dec 29, 1869. Jane was born Illinois Apr 10, 1850. Jane died Sept 18, 1923 Denver, CO, at 73 years of age. Her body was interred Sept 1923 Conesville, IA, Brockway Cemetery.
Emmett served in the military Aug 13, 1862 - July 16, 1865. Emmett enlisted in Company B of the 35th Regiment Iowa Volunteer Infantry: "Mustered in Sept 18, 1862, at Camp Strong".