Edgar Joseph HAIN

31 December 1893–15 May 1965 (Age 71)
Davis Junction, Ogle, Illinois, United States

The Life of Edgar Joseph

When Edgar Joseph HAIN was born on 31 December 1893, in Davis Junction, Ogle, Illinois, United States, his father, George Henry HAIN, was 48 and his mother, Mary Eliza BEACH, was 28. He married Edna Carolina Kreitzburg Pfanstiel on 7 July 1942, in Sycamore, DeKalb, Illinois, United States. He lived in Scott Township, Ogle, Illinois, United States for about 30 years. He died on 15 May 1965, in Davis Junction, Ogle, Illinois, United States, at the age of 71.

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Edgar Joseph HAIN
Edna Carolina Kreitzburg Pfanstiel
Marriage: 7 July 1942

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7 July 1942
Sycamore, DeKalb, Illinois, United States

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 17

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 19

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

1 English: habitational name from any of various places named with Middle English heghen, a weak plural of hegh, from Old English (ge)hæg ‘enclosure’. See also Haynes .2 English: from the Middle English personal name Hain, Heyne. This is derived from the Germanic personal name Hagano, originally a byname meaning ‘hawthorn’. It is found in England before the Conquest, but was popularized by the Normans. In the Danelaw, it may be derived from Old Norse Hagni, Hǫgni ( see Hagan ), a Scandinavianized version of the same name.3 English: nickname for a wretched individual, from Middle English hain(e), heyne ‘wretch’, ‘niggard’.

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

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  • Edgar Hain in household of George H Hain, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edgar Hain in household of Geo Hain, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Edgar J Hain, "United States Census, 1920"

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