Frank Walter Edwards

1891–1918 (Age 26)
Lamar, Benton, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Frank Walter

When Frank Walter Edwards was born on 24 December 1891, in Lamar, Benton, Mississippi, United States, his father, Charles Manuel Edwards, was 39 and his mother, Frances Amanda Mooney, was 32. He lived in Michigan City, Benton, Mississippi, United States in 1900. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 26 October 1918, in France, at the age of 26, and was buried in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Manuel Edwards
1852–1903
Frances Amanda Mooney
1859–1927
Thomas Edwards
1875–
John William Edwards
1877–1934
Emma Belle Edwards
1880–1964
Lemma Francis Edwards
1880–1964
Charles Cooper Edwards
1883–1952
Della Lucy Edwards
1886–1897
Mary Elizabeth Edwards
1889–1974
Frank Walter Edwards
1891–1918
Patric Murphy Edwards
1893–1895
Jessie Lucille Edwards
1898–1900
Alta Marie Edwards
1902–1941

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World Events (8)

1894 · The Affair - Dreyfus is Accused of Treason

Age 3

The Dreyfus affair was a huge scandal in the late 19th century and early 20th century French. Alfred Dreyfus was born on October 9, 1859 in Mulhouse, France  and died on July 12, 1935 in Paris France. He was convicted of treason. He was accused of being a spy in the German embassy in France.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1899 · The Salt Palace Convention Center

Age 8

The original Salt Palace was built in 1899 and It stood on 900 South, between State Street and Main Street. The Salt Palace was a frame structure covered in large pieces of rock salt, which gave it its name. The Salt Palace was destroyed by fire on August 29, 1910 and was replaced by the Majestic Hall. This Hall only lasted for a while during the remodel of the Salt Palace. The Salt Palace served as the Olympic Media Center during the 2002 Winter Olympics. Salt Lake Comic Con has been held at the Salt Palace Convention Center since September 2013.

Name Meaning

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

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Walter Edwards in household of Chas Edwards, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Frank W Edwards, "Utah, Cemetery Abstracts"
  • Frank W Edwards, "Utah, Cemetery Abstracts"

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