Edward Henry Spencer

4 February 1928–20 April 1995 (Age 67)
Isle, Mille Lacs, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Edward Henry

When Edward Henry Spencer was born on 4 February 1928, in Isle, Mille Lacs, Minnesota, United States, his father, Adam William Spencer, was 50 and his mother, Anna Marie Schmidt, was 39. He married Gloria Ann Esposito-Spencer on 1 September 1951, in Sandusky, Ohio, United States. He lived in Perkins, Erie, Ohio, United States in 1930 and Sandusky, Erie, Ohio, United States in 1940. He died on 20 April 1995, in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Edward Henry Spencer
Gloria Ann Esposito-Spencer
Marriage: 1 September 1951

Spouse and Children


    Gloria Ann Esposito-Spencer


1 September 1951
Sandusky, Ohio, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Adam William Spencer





    Lilian Spencer


    Anna Spencer


    George Spencer


    Edith Spencer


    William Edward Spencer


+6 More Children

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.
1931 · The Prehistoric Minnesota Woman

Age 3

The Minnesota Woman was the name given to the skeletal remains of a woman thought to be 8,000 years old found near Pelican Rapids. The bones were brought to the University of Minnesota for more study. Later, Dr. Albert Jenks identified them as the bones of a 15 or 16 year old woman. Scientists now recognize the girl as someone whose ancestors were Paleo-Indian and now her skeletal remains have been reburied in South Dakota, not available for further study.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 19

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for someone employed in the pantry of a great house or monastery, from Middle English spense ‘larder’ + the agent suffix -er.

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

Sources (3)

  • Edward Spencer in household of Anna Spencer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edward Spencer in household of Adam W Spencer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edward H Spencer, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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