Eva Charlotte Garber

8 September 1872–
Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Eva Charlotte

When Eva Charlotte Garber was born on 8 September 1872, in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Jacob R. Garber, was 28 and her mother, Christina Patience Funk, was 27. She lived in Bridgeport, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years.

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Family Time Line

W Scott Crawford
1867–1942
Eva Charlotte Garber
1872–

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

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 5

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.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 31

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a reaper or harvester, or for someone who collected wheatsheaves owed in rent, from an agent derivative of Middle English garbe ‘wheatsheaf’ ( see Garbe ).2 North German: from a personal name composed of geri, gari ‘spear’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’.3 North German form of Gerber .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Evie Crawford in household of W Scott Crawford, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Eva Crawford in household of W Scott Crawford, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Erie C Crawford in household of W Scott Crawford, "United States Census, 1910"

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