Edward Ernest Erbe

21 November 1875–4 January 1951 (Age 75)
Galena, Jo Daviess, Illinois, United States

The Life of Edward Ernest

When Edward Ernest Erbe was born on 21 November 1875, in Galena, Jo Daviess, Illinois, United States, his father, Charles Erbe, was 42 and his mother, Johanna Ackerman, was 36. He lived in Maywood Township, Benton, Minnesota, United States in 1930. He died on 4 January 1951, in Foley, Benton, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Galena, Jo Daviess, Illinois, United States.

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Charles Erbe
Johanna Ackerman
Louisa Johanna Erbe
Charles H Erbe
Lydia Erbe
Sophia Erbe
George E Erbe
Edward Ernest Erbe
Daisie B Erbe

Parents and Siblings

    Charles Erbe


    Johanna Ackerman




    Louisa Johanna Erbe


    Charles H Erbe





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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 2

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

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.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Erb .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edward E Erbe, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edwan Erbe in household of Charles Erbe, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Edward E. Erbe, "Minnesota Deaths and Burials, 1835-1990"

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