Harry Earl Edson

Male7 April 1909–22 June 1996

Brief Life History of Harry Earl

When Harry Earl Edson was born on 7 April 1909, in Pleasanton, Buffalo, Nebraska, United States, his father, Leslie Earl Edson, was 28 and his mother, Trena Tatem, was 27. He married Clara Jane Hughes on 29 May 1931, in Grand Island, Buffalo, Nebraska, United States. He lived in Buffalo, Nebraska, United States in 1935 and Cedar Township, Buffalo, Nebraska, United States in 1940. He died on 22 June 1996, in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States.

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Harry Earl Edson
Clara Jane Hughes
Marriage: 29 May 1931

Sources (10)

  • Harry E Edson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Legacy NFS Source: HARRY EARL EDSON - birth: 7 April 1909; Poole, Buffalo, Nebraska, United States
  • Harry Edson, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"

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  • Marriage
    29 May 1931Grand Island, Buffalo, Nebraska, United States
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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1910 · The BSA is Made

    Age 1

    Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

    1910 · The Mann Act

    Age 1

    This Act makes engaging in transport of any woman for any immoral purpose, prostitution, illegal. Its primary intent was to address prostitution, immorality, and human trafficking, particularly where trafficking was for the purposes of prostitution.


    Age 23

    Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Edison .

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

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