Edward Aldridge

20 September 1877–September 1962 (Age 84)
Goldsmith, Jefferson Township, Tipton, Indiana, United States

The Life of Edward

When Edward Aldridge was born on 20 September 1877, in Goldsmith, Jefferson Township, Tipton, Indiana, United States, his father, James Blaine Aldridge, was 26 and his mother, Rebecca Caroline Deal, was 24. He married Jessie Rebecca Hill on 24 July 1920, in Madison, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Fowler, Center Township, Benton, Indiana, United States in 1880 and Cicero Township, Tipton, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. He died in September 1962, in Elwood, Pipe Creek Township, Madison, Indiana, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Elwood, Pipe Creek Township, Madison, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Aldridge
1877–1962
Jessie Rebecca Hill
1886–1953
Marriage: 24 July 1920
Belva R Aldridge
1921–2021
Jesse Edward Aldridge
1924–1979

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 July 1920
Madison, Indiana, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    James Blaine Aldridge

    Male1851–1924Male

    Rebecca Caroline Deal

    Female1852–1934Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 5

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 23

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English:1. variant of Aldrich . 2. habitational name from a place in the West Midlands called Aldridge; it is recorded in Domesday Book as Alrewic, from Old English alor ‘alder’ + wīc ‘dwelling’, ‘farmstead’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edward M Aldridge, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edward Aldridge in household of James Aldridge, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Edward M Aldridge in household of James Aldridge, "United States Census, 1880"

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