Edith May Angier

5 May 1886–28 April 1923 (Age 36)
Loup City, Sherman, Nebraska, United States

The Life Summary of Edith May

When Edith May Angier was born on 5 May 1886, in Loup City, Sherman, Nebraska, United States, her father, Julius Augustus Angier, was 43 and her mother, Olive Harriet SMITH, was 42. She married Clarence Richard Sweetland on 11 June 1907, in Loup City, Sherman, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Sulphur Springs, Benton, Arkansas, United States in 1910 and Loup, Nebraska, United States in 1920. She died on 28 April 1923, in Loup City, Sherman, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 36, and was buried in Loup City, Sherman, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clarence Richard Sweetland
Edith May Angier
Marriage: 11 June 1907
Dean Clarence Sweetland
Glenn Edwin Sweetland
Frances Coral Sweetland
Genevieve Sweetland

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 June 1907Loup City, Sherman, Nebraska, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1888 · Bauxite Mining Began
    Age 2
    Bauxite a rock with relatively high aluminum content, is the main source of aluminum for the world. When it was discovered in Arkansas it changed the state. The city of Bauxite, Arkansas was the site of the discovery.
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 4
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 12
    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: French Andre.French and English (of Norman and French Huguenot origin): from the Old French personal name Angier, which is of ancient Germanic origin, composed of the elements ans ‘god’ + ger ‘spear’ (Old Norse geirr).

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

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    Sources (6)

    • Edith Sweetland in household of Clarence Sweetland, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Edith M Sweetland in household of Clarence R Sweetland, Head, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Edith M. Angier, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"

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