Lucy L. Edwards

11 April 1898–
Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Lucy L.

When Lucy L. Edwards was born on 11 April 1898, in Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Harry Eugene Edwards, was 21 and her mother, Lillie Almira Moss, was 23. She lived in Ross Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900.

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Family Time Line

Harry Eugene Edwards
1876–1958
Lillie Almira Moss
1874–1934
Sarah Hazel Edwards
1896–1982
Lucy L. Edwards
1898–
Margaret Pearl Edwards
1903–1991
Adda Capitolia Edwards
1907–1991

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!
Age 2
This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1905 · The Movie Theater
Age 7
The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1929
Age 31
13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English and Welsh: variant of Edward , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. This surname is also very common among African Americans.History: One of the earliest American bearers of this very common English surname was William Edwards, the son of Rev. Richard Edwards, a London clergyman in the age of Elizabeth I, who came to New England c. 1640. His descendant Jonathan (1703–58), of East Windsor, CT, was a prominent Congregational clergyman whose New England theology led to the first Great Awakening, a great religious revival.

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

Possible Related Names

Edward

Sources (1)

  • Lucy L Edwards in household of Harry Edwards, "United States Census, 1900"

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