Edward Edlund

January 1859–12 August 1904 (Age 45)

The Life Summary of Edward

Edward Edlund was born in January 1859, in Sweden. He married Caroline Olson on 5 December 1884, in Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, United States in 1900. He died on 12 August 1904, in Michigan, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Lakeside Cemetery, Lakeside Township, Muskegon, Michigan, United States.

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Edward Edlund
Caroline Olson
Marriage: 5 December 1884
Ernest Fritz Edlund
Rose Clara Edlund
Ruth H. Edlund
Vincent N. Edlund
Haddon E Edlund
Esther Edlund
Ebba Edlund
Rev Maurice Edward Edlund

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 December 1884Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, United States
  • Children


    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 4
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 13
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Elof, Erik, Nels, Ragner.Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements ed ‘passage, isthmus’ (probably from a placename) + lund ‘grove’.

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

    Sources (28)

    • Edward Edlund in entry for Esther Edlund, "Michigan, County Births, 1867-1917"
    • Edward Edlund, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Edward Edlund in entry for John Leslie Leaf and Ruth H. Edlund, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"

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