Carroll Edward Renner

11 January 1902–6 March 1985 (Age 83)
New York, United States

The Life of Carroll Edward

When Carroll Edward Renner was born on 11 January 1902, in New York, United States, his father, Edward Silas Renner, was 23 and his mother, Sarah Elizabeth Ardinger, was 19. He married Roberta Lee Shafer on 11 June 1931, in Virginia, United States. He lived in Big Lick, Roanoke, Virginia, United States in 1910 and Richmond, Virginia, United States in 1930. He died on 6 March 1985, in Salem, Virginia, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Evergreen Burial Park, Roanoke, Virginia, United States.

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Carroll Edward Renner
Roberta Lee Shafer
Marriage: 11 June 1931

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11 June 1931
Virginia, United States

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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 15

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

English, German, and Swiss German:1. from an agent derivative of Middle English, Middle High German rennen ‘to run’, hence an occupational name for a messenger, normally a mounted and armed military servant. 2. variant of Rayner 1, Reiner .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Carroll E Renner in household of Edward S Renner, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Caroll E Renner in household of Edward S Renner, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Carroll Renner, "United States Census, 1940"

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