Edward "Eddie" Alfred Bradera Sr

17 May 1902–6 October 1985 (Age 83)
North Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of Edward "Eddie" Alfred

When Edward "Eddie" Alfred Bradera Sr was born on 17 May 1902, in North Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada, his father, Joseph Daniel Brodera, was 23 and his mother, Marie Émilie Céleste Poulain, was 24. He married Marie Margaret McCoy on 18 April 1932, in Greenville, Washington, Mississippi, United States. He lived in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States in 1910 and Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States in 1935. He died on 6 October 1985, in Greenville, Washington, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Greenville, Washington, Mississippi, United States.

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Edward "Eddie" Alfred Bradera Sr
Marie Margaret McCoy
Marriage: 18 April 1932

Spouse and Children

18 April 1932
Greenville, Washington, Mississippi, United States

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    Marie Émilie Céleste Poulain




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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.
1907 · Boll Weevil Destroys Most the Cotton Crop

Age 5

When the boll weevil threatened most the Mississippi Delta, it put the state’s cotton crop in peril. By the time the boll weevil reached Mississippi it had already destroyed four million bales of cotton. This added up to $238 million at the time or about 6 billion in present day. The boll weevil depends on cotton for every stage of its life.
1925 · B.B. King is Born

Age 23

B.B. King was born on September 16, 1925, in Itta Bean, Mississippi. He was a famous American blues singer, electric guitarist, and record producer. In 1987, he inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Name Meaning

German (Bräder):1. from an Old German personal name Brado. 2. occupational name for a cook, from an agent derivative of Middle Low German brāden ‘to fry or cook’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edward Bradera in household of Daniel Bradera, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edward A Bradera, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edward A Bradera, "United States Census, 1940"

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