Maurice Lester Eddy

27 October 1908–13 June 1982 (Age 73)
Fergus Falls, Otter Tail, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Maurice Lester

When Maurice Lester Eddy was born on 27 October 1908, in Fergus Falls, Otter Tail, Minnesota, United States, his father, Emmett Eugene Eddy, was 29 and his mother, Jospehine Chapin, was 30. He married Eileen Frances Anderson in 1928. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Oregon, Lucas, Ohio, United States in 1940 and Santa Barbara, California, United States in 1977. He died on 13 June 1982, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Crystal, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States.

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Maurice Lester Eddy
Eileen Frances Anderson
Marriage: 1928
Patricia Eddy

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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1910 · Angel Island Serves Immigrants

Age 2

Angel Island served as a western entry point for hundreds of thousands of U.S. immigrants, mainly from China, from 1910 to 1940.

Age 21

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 (Devon): from the Middle English personal name Edwy, Old English Ēadwīg, composed of the elements ēad ‘prosperity’, ‘fortune’ + wīg ‘war’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Maurice Eddy, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Maurice L Eddy in household of Laurence Visovatti, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Maurice L Eddy in household of Eugene E Eddy, "United States Census, 1910"

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