Edith Florence Hockin

2 December 1882–24 May 1956 (Age 73)
London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Edith Florence

When Edith Florence Hockin was born on 2 December 1882, in London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada, her father, Samuel Hockin, was 39 and her mother, Louisa Sophia Stannard, was 39. She lived in Ontario, Canada in 1882. She died on 24 May 1956, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 73.

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Samuel Hockin
Louisa Sophia Stannard
Herbert Samuel Hockin
Mae Louise Hockin
Frank S. Hockin
Ida Starry Hockin
Arthur Salter Hockin
Hubert Samuel Hockin
Louis E Hockin
Walter Hockin
Edith Florence Hockin
Laura Caroline Hockin

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World Events (8)

1883 · Mining Boom

Age 1

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 20

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Devon): variant of Hocking 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edith E Hockin in household of Louise S Hockin, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Edith Florence Hockin, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Edith Florence Hockin, "California, Southern District Court (Central) Naturalization Index, 1915-1976"

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