Edgar Eugene Ater

22 January 1932–18 June 2001 (Age 69)
Harrison Township, Perry, Ohio, United States

The Life of Edgar Eugene

When Edgar Eugene Ater was born on 22 January 1932, in Harrison Township, Perry, Ohio, United States, his father, Paul W Ater, was 22 and his mother, Doris Gerlene Updike, was 21. He lived in Crooksville, Harrison Township, Perry, Ohio, United States in 1940. He died on 18 June 2001, in Parrish, Manatee, Florida, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in McLuney, Perry, Ohio, United States.

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Paul W Ater
Doris Gerlene Updike
Burl Lee Ater
Edgar Eugene Ater

Parents and Siblings

    Paul W Ater


    Doris Gerlene Updike




World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 3

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1941 · Florida Involvement in World War II

Age 9

Similar to the first World War, Florida's location and temperature served as an ideal location for military training; in fact, Florida would end up having 172 military installations. As a result of World War II growth, Camp Blanding became the fourth largest city in Florida, capable of housing over 55,000 soldiers. Many Floridians sacrificed their lives among other Americans to win the war; it's estimated that about 3,000 U.S. deaths were from Floridian troops.
1951 · The Twenty-Second Amendment

Age 19

Before the Twenty-second Amendment, the Presidency didn’t have a set number limit on how many times they could be elected or re-elected to the office of President of the United States. The Amendment sets that limit to two times, consecutively or not, and sets additional conditions for presidents who succeed to the unexpired terms of their predecessors.

Name Meaning

1 English: unexplained.2 German: unexplained; possibly a variant of Eder or Ader, from a Germanic personal name Adheri, composed of adal ‘clan’, ‘nobility’ + heri ‘army’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edgar E Ater in household of Rufus Updike, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edgar Ater, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Edgar Eugene Ater, "Find A Grave Index"

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