Edwin Shaver

3 December 1906–August 1986 (Age 79)
Jackson, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Edwin

When Edwin Shaver was born on 3 December 1906, in Jackson, Arkansas, United States, his father, Wesley M. Shaver, was 30 and his mother, Mary Eleanor Smith, was 29. He married Tippy Wanda Pollard on 18 September 1938, in Jackson, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Bird Township, Jackson, Arkansas, United States for about 20 years and Tuckerman, Jackson, Arkansas, United States in 1940. He died in August 1986, in Jackson, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 79.

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Edwin Shaver
Tippy Wanda Pollard
Marriage: 18 September 1938
Mary Charlotte Shaver
Edwina Shaver
John Shaver

Spouse and Children


    Tippy Wanda Pollard


18 September 1938
Jackson, Arkansas, United States


    Mary Charlotte Shaver


    Edwina Shaver


    John Shaver


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1922 · The First Radio Station WOK Begins Broadcasting

Age 16

In 1922, Harvey C. Couch Sr. started WOK the first radio station in Arkansas. After a trip to Pittsburgh and the KDKA radio he came up with the idea for Workers of Killowatts (WOK). WOK had no commercials which was nice for the listeners.

Age 21

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized form of Dutch Schouwer, an occupational name for an inspector of market weights and measures, Dutch schouwer ‘inspector’.2 Altered form of German Schaefer .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edwin Sharer en la familia de Wesley M Sharer, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edwin Shaver in household of Mary Shaver, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edwin Shaver in household of Mary Shaver, "United States Census, 1930"

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