Mildred Aline Edwards

25 February 1928–15 September 2008 (Age 80)
Gary, Calumet Township, Lake, Indiana, United States

The Life of Mildred Aline

When Mildred Aline Edwards was born on 25 February 1928, in Gary, Calumet Township, Lake, Indiana, United States, her father, Albert Richard Edwards, was 27 and her mother, Mildred Emma Margaret Uhlman, was 19. She married Richard Anson Curtis on 21 June 1947, in Lake, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Chicago Heights, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1935. She died on 15 September 2008, in Hammond, Lake, Indiana, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Merrillville, Ross Township, Lake, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Anson Curtis
Mildred Aline Edwards
Marriage: 21 June 1947
Alice Margaret Curtis

Spouse and Children

21 June 1947
Lake, Indiana, United States


    Alice Margaret Curtis


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 1

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1932 · The Miners Union

Age 4

After a contract proposal reducing wages by $1.10 a day, employees of the United Mine Workers came together and created the Progressive Miners of America in southern Illinois. After discontent arose over the 67 years of operation, the union was dissolved.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 21

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

Name Meaning

English (also common in Wales): patronymic from Edward .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mildred A Edwards in household of Edward R Edwards, "United States Census, 1930"
  • M Aline Edwards in household of Albert R Edwards, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mildred Aline Edwards, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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