Edgar Basore

1906–1923 (Age 17)
Mathias, Hardy, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Edgar

When Edgar Basore was born in 1906, his father, William Allen Basore, was 28 and his mother, Mary Margaret Eye, was 23. He lived in Lost River, Hardy, West Virginia, United States for about 10 years. He died in 1923, at the age of 17, and was buried in Mathias, Hardy, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Allen Basore
Mary Margaret Eye
Edgar Basore
Arlie W Basore

Parents and Siblings




    Arlie W Basore


World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 0

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.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 0

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 6

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

Of Dutch or North German origin: see Bashore .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edgar A Basore in household of William A Basore, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edgar Basone in household of William A Basone, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edgar Allen Basore, "West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999"

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