Lellwyn Warner Eddy

27 November 1881–15 October 1945 (Age 63)
Charlotte, Eaton, Michigan, United States

The Life of Lellwyn Warner

When Lellwyn Warner Eddy was born on 27 November 1881, in Charlotte, Eaton, Michigan, United States, his father, Charles F. Eddy, was 28 and his mother, Flora Elizabeth Allen, was 20. He had at least 1 daughter with Florence M. "Flossie" Gale. He died on 15 October 1945, in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States, at the age of 63.

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Lellwyn Warner Eddy
Florence M. "Flossie" Gale
Evelyn Marie Eddy

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    Florence M. "Flossie" Gale




    Evelyn Marie Eddy


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World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

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.
1887 · The Bagley Memorial Fountain

Age 6

"The Bagley Memorial Fountain was erected in 1887 with funds from the estate of John Judson Bagley. Bagley's will ordered the construction of the drinking fountain which would provide the people of Detroit ""water cold and pure as the coldest mountain stream."" H.H. Richards was the architect for the Romanesque-style, pink granite, lionhead fountain. It is engraved with the words, ""TESTAMENTARY GIFT FOR THE PEOPLE FROM JOHN JUDSON BAGLEY A.D. MDCCCLXXXVII""."
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 17

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

English (Devon): from the Middle English personal name Edwy, Old English Ēadwīg, composed of the elements ēad ‘prosperity’, ‘fortune’ + wīg ‘war’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Lewellyn W Eddy, "Michigan Obituaries, 1820-2006"
  • Lellwyn W. Eddy, "Michigan, Births and Christenings, 1775-1995"

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