Edwin Adenmund Cady

November 1859–9 October 1917 (Age 57)
Waldo, Maine, United States

The Life of Edwin Adenmund

When Edwin Adenmund Cady was born in November 1859, in Waldo, Maine, United States, his father, Edwin Cornelious Cady, was 23 and his mother, Amanda Susan Colcord, was 24. He married Lucy Ida Allton on 8 June 1882, in Nashua, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Searsport, Waldo, Maine, United States in 1860 and Neenah, Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States in 1905. He died on 9 October 1917, at the age of 57.

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Family Time Line

Edwin Adenmund Cady
Lucy Ida Allton
Marriage: 8 June 1882
Ethel Allton Cady

Spouse and Children

8 June 1882
Nashua, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Edwin Cornelious Cady


    Amanda Susan Colcord





    John C Cady


    Adelbert E Cady


World Events (8)


Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented

Age 8

A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 16

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

1 English (Suffolk): probably a variant of Caddy .2 Possibly an Americanized spelling of French Cadé ( see Cade ) or Cadet .3 Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Gäde ( see Gade ), Göde ( see Goede ), or Köthe, all from the medieval personal name Godo.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edwin A Cady in household of John S Colcord, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Cady, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Edwin A Cady in household of Edwin C Cady, "United States Census, 1870"

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