Edmund Collins Nason

22 December 1853–15 July 1932 (Age 78)
Rochester, Windsor, Vermont, United States

The Life of Edmund Collins

When Edmund Collins Nason was born on 22 December 1853, in Rochester, Windsor, Vermont, United States, his father, Ziba Nason, was 42 and his mother, Sarah D. Knowlton, was 23. He married Alice Maria Steele on 1 February 1876, in Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island, United States for about 15 years and Springfield, Windsor, Vermont, United States in 1930. He died on 15 July 1932, in Vermont, United States, at the age of 78.

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Edmund Collins Nason
Alice Maria Steele
Marriage: 1 February 1876
Arthur Steele Nason
Frank Barnard Nason
Dorothy Ruth Nason
Marion B. Nason

Spouse and Children

1 February 1876
Vermont, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1864 · St. Albans Raid

Age 11

St. Albans Raid took place on October 19, 1864. It was a Confederate raid from Canada into Union territory. Confederate soldiers that were in Canada raided the town of St. Albans killed one person and robbed three banks.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 22

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

French: nickname from a diminutive of Old French nes ‘nose’. Compare Naso .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edmond C Nason, "Rhode Island State Census, 1905"
  • Edmon C Nason in household of Fannie S Burgess, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edmond Nason in household of Ziba Nason, "United States Census, 1860"

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