Edward Reese

about 1875–
Columbia, Lancaster, Pennsylvania

The Life of Edward

When Edward Reese was born about 1875, his father, Daniel Franklin Reese, was 37 and his mother, Mary Fisher, was 34. He lived in Columbia, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880 and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Franklin Reese
1838–1920
Mary Fisher
1841–1880
William Reese
1862–
Edward Reese
1875–
John Reese
1878–1913
Jennie Reese
1866–
Kate Reese
1868–1880
Daniel Reese
1870–1912

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 0

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 2

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 31

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: from one of the most common Welsh personal names, Rhys, Old Welsh Rīs ‘ardor’. This was the name of the last ruler of an independent kingdom of Wales, Rhys ap Tewder , who died in 1093 unsuccessfully opposing the Norman advance.2 North German and Dutch: nickname for a very big man, from Middle Low German, Middle Dutch rese ‘giant’.3 German: habitational name from places called Rees or Reese, in Rhineland and Lower Saxony.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Edward Reese in household of Daniel F Reese, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Edwin M Reese in household of Daniel F Reese, "United States Census, 1910"

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