Edna Iola Hodge

29 August 1904–19 June 1994 (Age 89)
Iona, Bonneville, Idaho, United States

The Life of Edna Iola

When Edna Iola Hodge was born on 29 August 1904, in Iona, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, her father, Abraham Robert Hodge, was 46 and her mother, Agatha Carson, was 30. She married Leo Chase Robison on 16 December 1922, in Bonneville, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1935 and Pocatello Election Precinct 11, Bannock, Idaho, United States in 1940. She died on 19 June 1994, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leo Chase Robison
Edna Iola Hodge
Marriage: 16 December 1922
Edna Valene Robison
Dolores Robison

Spouse and Children

16 December 1922
Bonneville, Idaho, United States


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1915 · Arrowrock Dam built

Age 11

In 1915, this dam was the tallest concrete dam of its kind in the world. From 1935-1937, it was repaired, raising the structure an additional 5 feet.

Age 25

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English:1. from the medieval personal name Hodge, a short form of Roger . (For the change of initial, compare Hick .) 2. nickname from Middle English hodge ‘hog’, which occurs as a dialect variant of hogge, for example in Cheshire place names.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edna Ida Hodge Robison in household of Leo Chase Robison, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Edna Robinson in household of Chase Robison, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edna I Robison in household of Chase L Robison, "United States Census, 1940"

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