Edward Franklin Musick

31 December 1881–11 October 1953 (Age 71)
Alto, Cherokee, Texas, United States

The Life of Edward Franklin

When Edward Franklin Musick was born on 31 December 1881, in Alto, Cherokee, Texas, United States, his father, Joseph Henry Musick, was 24 and his mother, Emma Jane Smith, was 20. He married Fannie Lou Kyle on 16 April 1903, in Houston, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Houston, Texas, United States for about 30 years. He died on 11 October 1953, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Grapevine, Houston, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Franklin Musick
1881–1953
Fannie Lou Kyle
1881–1967
Marriage: 16 April 1903
Mary Emma Musick
1905–1905
Edward Earl Musick
1907–1979
Francis K MUSICK
1911–
Gertrude Louise Musick
1916–1973

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 April 1903
Houston, Texas, United States
children

(4)

    Mary Emma Musick

    Female1905–1905Female

    Male1907–1979Male

    Francis K MUSICK

    Female1911–Female

    Gertrude Louise Musick

    Female1916–1973Female

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Henry Musick

    Male1857–1911Male

    Emma Jane Smith

    Female1861–1927Female

siblings

(6)

    Male1881–1953Male

    William Henry Musick

    Male1883–1941Male

    Charles Samuel Musick

    Male1884–1948Male

    Male1888–1946Male

    Musick

    Male1889–1889Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 13

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 19

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Dutch:1. metonymic occupational name for a musician, from Middle Dutch musike ‘music’. 2. Altered form of Muschick (an eastern German name of Slavic origin), or Czech Muzik .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edward Music, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ed Musick, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edward Musick in household of Henry Musick, "United States Census, 1900"

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