Edwin Hubert Kilsby Jr.

25 October 1918–17 November 1960 (Age 42)
Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States

The Life of Edwin Hubert

When Edwin Hubert Kilsby Jr. was born on 25 October 1918, in Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States, his father, Edwin Hubert Kilsby Sr, was 21 and his mother, Josephine Martha Lena Staben, was 22. He married Erma Catherine Phillips on 31 December 1941, in Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States. He registered for military service in 1944. He died on 17 November 1960, in his hometown, at the age of 42, and was buried in Laie, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States.

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Edwin Hubert Kilsby Jr.
Jeannette Armstrong
Marriage: 21 November 1958

Spouse and Children

21 November 1958
Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States

Parents and Siblings




    Harvey Robert Kilsby


    Josephine MaryLou Kilsby


World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Age 2

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Age 13

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost or unidentified place; perhaps a variant of Salisbury .

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

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Childhood Memories of Erma (JoAnn's memories)

The reason I am using JoAnn's memories of Erma as opposed to my mother, Charlotte's is the fact that when I asked my mom to share some with me, she said she was too young (only 7 years old at the time …

Sources (3)

  • Edwin H Jr. in household of Edwin H, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edwin Kilsby in household of Josephine Kilsby, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edwin H Kilsby Jr. in household of Edwin H Kilsby, "United States Census, 1930"

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