Eddie Thomas Farmer

9 June 1895–25 September 1956 (Age 61)
Clinton, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Eddie Thomas

When Eddie Thomas Farmer was born on 9 June 1895, in Clinton, Kentucky, United States, his father, John S. Farmer, was 38 and his mother, Charlotte Guffey, was 35. He married Lenora Belle Mickler on 25 February 1943, in Wayne, Indiana, United States. He lived in Harrison Township, Henry, Indiana, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 25 September 1956, at the age of 61, and was buried in Mooreland Cemetery, Mooreland, Blue River Township, Henry, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Eddie Thomas Farmer
1895–1956
Lenora Belle Mickler
1900–1967
Marriage: 25 February 1943

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 February 1943
Wayne, Indiana, United States

Parents and Siblings

    John S. Farmer

    Male1857–1926Male

    Female1859–1946Female

siblings

(6)

    Minnie Exona Farmer

    Female1884–Female

    Nettie E Farmer

    Female1886–Female

    Leo Franklin Farmer

    Male1889–1974Male

    Female1892–1956Female

    Male1895–1956Male

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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.
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 5

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 17

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name from Middle English, Old French ferm(i)er (Late Latin firmarius). The term denoted in the first instance a tax farmer, one who undertook the collection of taxes, revenues, and imposts, paying a fixed (Latin firmus) sum for the proceeds, and only secondarily someone who rented land for the purpose of cultivation; it was not applied to an owner of cultivated land before the 17th century.2 Irish: Anglicized (part translated) form of Gaelic Mac an Scolóige ‘son of the husbandman’, a rare surname of northern and western Ireland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eddie Farmer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Eddy J Farmer in household of John S Farmer, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Eddy F Farmer in household of John S Farmer, "United States Census, 1900"

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