Frank Verner Edwards

1915–1953 (Age 38)
Eaton, Weld, Colorado, United States

The Life of Frank Verner

When Frank Verner Edwards was born on 15 February 1915, in Eaton, Weld, Colorado, United States, his father, Frank Arthur Edwards, was 31 and his mother, Lillian Blanche Eaton, was 28. He married Marie Knell on 29 April 1950, in Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States. He died on 13 August 1953, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 38, and was buried in Eaton, Weld, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank Verner Edwards
Marie Knell
Marriage: 29 April 1950

Spouse & Children

29 April 1950
Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States

Parents & Siblings



  • Charles Halleck Edwards


  • Male1915–1953Male

  • Mary Ellen Edwards


World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917 · Buffalo Bill Dies in Denver

Age 2

"On Jan 10 1917, famous showman, William ""Buffalo Bill"" Cody dies, while visiting his sister in Denver, Colorado. The cause of death was kidney failure."

Age 12

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

Name Meaning

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

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Frank J Edwards in household of Frank A Edwards, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Verner Edwards in household of Frank A Edwards, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Frank Verner Edwards, "Colorado, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

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