Edith Lulla Prather

1 September 1904–14 January 1977 (Age 72)
Effingham, Illinois, United States

The Life of Edith Lulla

When Edith Lulla Prather was born on 1 September 1904, in Effingham, Illinois, United States, her father, John Robert Prather, was 45 and her mother, Ida Mae Hyde, was 19. She married Leo Ellis Prather on 1 March 1923, in Clay, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Larkinsburg Township, Clay, Illinois, United States for about 30 years. She died on 14 January 1977, in Edgewood, Effingham, Illinois, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Edgewood, Effingham, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leo Ellis Prather
1903–1947
Edith Lulla Prather
1904–1977
Marriage: 1 March 1923
Harlen R Prather
1923–1993
Leona Mae Prather
1929–1995

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 March 1923
Clay, Illinois, United States
children

(2)

    Harlen R Prather

    Male1923–1993Male

    Female1929–1995Female

Parents and Siblings

    John Robert Prather

    Male1859–1936Male

    Ida Mae Hyde

    Female1885–1969Female

siblings

(5)

    Female1904–1977Female

    Cleath Josephine Prather

    Female1909–1974Female

    Mervin Ray Prather

    Male1912–1984Male

    Daris Irene Prather

    Female1916–1927Female

    Florence Eillen Prather

    Female1918–1974Female

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

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.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 6

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 21

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

Name Meaning

German:1. variant of Brather ( see Brader 2). 2. variant of Prater . 3. habitational name from Prath, Rhineland (near St. Goarshausen).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edith Prater in household of Robert Prater, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edith Prather in household of Leo Prather, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edath Prather in household of Robert Prather, "United States Census, 1920"

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