Edith Lyle Weeks

17 March 1884–5 May 1966 (Age 82)
Rhodes, Marshall, Iowa, United States

The Life of Edith Lyle

When Edith Lyle Weeks was born on 17 March 1884, in Rhodes, Marshall, Iowa, United States, her father, William Chamberlain Weeks, was 38 and her mother, Ruth Anna Scott, was 28. She married Frank Elbert Shroyer on 21 August 1904, in Jasper, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Wray, Yuma, Colorado, United States in 1910 and Eckley, Yuma, Colorado, United States in 1920. She died on 5 May 1966, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Frank Elbert Shroyer
1882–1951
Edith Lyle Weeks
1884–1966
Marriage: 21 August 1904
Wayne E. Shroyer
1905–1971
Clair Preston Shroyer
1907–
Keith Shroyer
1910–

Spouse and Children

    Frank Elbert Shroyer

    Male1882–1951Male

    Female1884–1966Female

MARRIAGE
21 August 1904
Jasper, Iowa, United States
children

(3)

    Male1905–1971Male

    Clair Preston Shroyer

    Male1907–Male

    Keith Shroyer

    Male1910–Male

Parents and Siblings

    William Chamberlain Weeks

    Male1846–1907Male

    Female1855–1907Female

siblings

(10)

    Female1867–1869Female

    Wilber Raymond Weeks

    Male1876–1903Male

    Ora Benton Weeks

    Male1877–1931Male

    Female1878–Female

    Benjamin O. Weeks

    Male1878–Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1889

Age 5

Historical Boundaries - 1889: Yuma, Colorado, United States
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 22

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

1 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Wikke ( see Wick 2).2 English: variant of Wick 1.3 It may also be an Americanization of Scandinavian Vik .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edith Weeks in household of William C Weeks, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • Edythe Shroyer in household of Frank Shroyer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edith L Shroyer in household of Frank E Shroyer, "United States Census, 1910"

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