Ethel Eden

29 July 1903–
Estonia

The Life of Ethel

When Ethel Eden was born on 29 July 1903, in Estonia, her father, Francis Ernest Eden, was 30 and her mother, Mary Grove, was 30.

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Family Time Line

Francis Ernest Eden
1873–
Mary Grove
1873–
Doris Eden
1895–
Francis Eden
1899–
Hilda Eden
1901–
Ethel Eden
1903–
George Eden
1906–
Leonard Eden
1908–
Ernest Eden
1909–

Parents and Siblings

    Francis Ernest Eden

    Male1873–Male

    Mary Grove

    Female1873–Female

siblings

(7)

    Doris Eden

    Female1895–Female

    Francis Eden

    Male1899–Male

    Hilda Eden

    Female1901–Female

    Ethel Eden

    Female1903–Female

    George Eden

    Male1906–Male

+2 More Children

World Events (3)

1940 · "The Red Army occupies Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. Pro-Soviet governments are ""elected"" and the Baltic states are annexed by the Soviet Union."

Age 37

1941 · Baltic states under German occupation. Nazi regime institutes compulsory draft of Baltic peoples into labor or military service. Jews and Gypsies subjected to mass annihilation. nationalist and communist resistance movements are active.

Age 38

1944 · Soviet forces reoccupy Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. Hundreds of thousands of refugees flee to the West.

Age 41

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Middle English personal name Edun, Old English Ēadhūn, composed of the elements ēad ‘prosperity’, ‘wealth’ + hūn ‘bear-cub’.2 English: habitational name from Castle Eden or Eden Burn in County Durham, both of which derive from a British river name perhaps meaning ‘water’, recorded by the Greek geographer Ptolemy in the 2nd century ad in the form Ituna.3 German: habitational name any of several places, mainly in Bavaria and Austria, so named from Middle High German oede ‘wasteland’ + the dative suffix -n.

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

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