Edward Harold Munson

9 October 1883–April 1976 (Age 92)
Cambridge, Henry, Illinois, United States

The Life of Edward Harold

When Edward Harold Munson was born on 9 October 1883, in Cambridge, Henry, Illinois, United States, his father, Nels Munson, was 47 and his mother, Christina Margretta Svensson, was 39. He married Mabel Malcolm about 1907, in Illinois, United States. He died in April 1976, in Illinois, United States, at the age of 92.

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Family Time Line

Edward Harold Munson
1883–1976
Mabel Malcolm
1887–1980
Marriage: about 1907

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1907
Illinois, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Nels Munson

    Male1836–1926Male

    Christina Margretta Svensson

    Female1844–1901Female

siblings

(15)

    John N Munson

    Male1857–1937Male

    Paul J. Munson

    Male1861–1866Male

    Frederick E Munson

    Male1863–1865Male

    Male1865–1954Male

    Tillie M Munson

    Female1869–1891Female

+10 More Children

World Events (8)

1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 2

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 25

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Munn .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edward Munson in household of Nels Munson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Edward H Munson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edward H Munson, "United States Census, 1920"

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