Edith Lillian Hadley

9 September 1871–25 February 1947 (Age 75)
Laurel, Laurel Township, Franklin, Indiana, United States

The Life of Edith Lillian

When Edith Lillian Hadley was born on 9 September 1871, in Laurel, Laurel Township, Franklin, Indiana, United States, her father, David T. Hadley, was 30 and her mother, Mary Ann Curry, was 27. She married Roland Alonzo Pumphrey about 1905, in Indiana, United States. She lived in Harrison Township, Fayette, Indiana, United States in 1920. She died on 25 February 1947, in Connersville, Fayette, Indiana, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Dale Cemetery, Connersville, Fayette, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nathan Grant Stanley
1868–1941
Edith Lillian Hadley
1871–1947
Marriage: 4 March 1936

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 March 1936
Fayette, Indiana, United States

Parents and Siblings

    David T. Hadley

    Male1841–1876Male

    Mary Ann Curry

    Female1843–1932Female

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 1

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly West Midlands): habitational name from either of two places named Hadley, in Worcestershire and Shropshire, or from either of two places named Hadleigh, in Essex and Suffolk. The first is named from the Old English personal name Hadda + lēah ‘wood’, ‘(woodland) clearing’; the other three are from Old English hǣð ‘heathland’, ‘heather’ + lēah.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Lillie E Pumphrey in household of Rolland Pumphrey, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edith Pumphrey in household of Rolland Pumphrey, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lillie Edith Pumphrey, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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