Eppie Childers

Brief Life History of Eppie

When Eppie Childers was born on 22 March 1888, in Jarvisville, Harrison, West Virginia, United States, his father, Robert Floyd Childers, was 33 and his mother, Susan Virginia Carder, was 30. He married Hattie M Cottrell on 8 May 1910, in Lewis, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Glade District, Barbour, West Virginia, United States in 1930 and Clark District, Harrison, West Virginia, United States in 1940. He died on 18 January 1953, in Harrison, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 64.

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Eppie Childers
Hattie M Cottrell
Marriage: 8 May 1910
Aubrey F Childers
Wyomia Childers
Rita Childers
Terry Cuvier Childers
Terry Childers

Sources (18)

  • Epp Childers, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Epp D. Childers, "West Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1928"
  • Eppie D Childers, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

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1890 · Woman's Suffrage

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1906 · Saving Food Labels

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from some lost place called Childerhouse, from Old English cildra, genitive plural of cild ‘child’ + hūs ‘house’. This may have referred to some form of orphanage perhaps run by a religious order, or perhaps the first element is to be understood in its later sense as a term of status (see Child ).

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

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