Edna Ethel Peterson

15 May 1882–7 June 1957 (Age 75)
Home Park, Madison, Montana, United States

The Life Summary of Edna Ethel

When Edna Ethel Peterson was born on 15 May 1882, in Home Park, Madison, Montana, United States, her father, Ferdinand Peterson, was 51 and her mother, Mary Ann Russell, was 36. She married William Marshall on 31 December 1903, in Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Madison Township, Madison, Montana, United States in 1920 and Union Township, Madison, Montana, United States in 1940. She died on 7 June 1957, in Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Nevada City, Madison, Montana, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Marshall
Edna Ethel Peterson
Marriage: 31 December 1903
Willma Ann Marshall
Faythe Elizabeth Marshall

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 December 1903Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Historical Boundaries 1865: Madison, Montana Territory, United States 1889: Madison, Montana, United States
    Age 4
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 20
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

    Name Meaning

    English, Scottish, and German: patronymic from the personal name Peter . In North America, this surname has absorbed various cognates and their derivatives from other languages, e.g. Norwegian and Danish Pedersen and Pettersen and their Swedish cognates (see 2 below), Polish Piotrowicz , Slovenian Petrič, Petrovčič, and Petrovič (see Petric , Petrovic ).Americanized form (and a less common Swedish variant) of Swedish Petersson, a cognate of 1 above, and also of its variant Pettersson . Compare 1 above.

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

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    Sources (8)

    • Edna Ethel Marshall, "Montana, County Births and Deaths, 1840-2004"
    • Edna E Peterson in household of Ferdinand Peterson, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Ethel Peterson in entry for Eugene M Larson and Faythe E Marshall, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"

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