Edna M. Klingensmith

1874–1954 (Age 79)
Armstrong, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Edna M.

When Edna M. Klingensmith was born in February 1874, in Armstrong, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John Peter Klingensmith, was 28 and her mother, Nancy Elizabeth Bole, was 24. She lived in Leechburg, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, United States for about 60 years. She died in 1954, in Armstrong, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

John Peter Klingensmith
1846–1913
Nancy Elizabeth Bole
1849–1934
Marda Irene Klingensmith
1869–1873
Mertie Wilda Klingensmith
1870–1871
Leota Leona Klingensmith
1872–1960
Edna M. Klingensmith
1874–1954
Homer John Klingensmith
1875–1955
Anna Pearl Klingensmith
1877–1881
Errel Clifton Klingensmith
1881–1947

Parents and Siblings

    John Peter Klingensmith

    Male1846–1913Male

    Nancy Elizabeth Bole

    Female1849–1934Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 3

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

Partly Americanized form of the German surname Klingenschmidt, an occupational name for a swordsmith or cutler, from Middle High German klinge ‘blade’, ‘sword’ + smit ‘smith’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edna M Klingsmith in household of Nancy E Klingsmith, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edna M Klingensmith in household of Leota Klingensmith, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edna M Klingensmith in household of Nancy E Klingensmith, "United States Census, 1930"

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