Bernard E Meade

Male1875–

Brief Life History of Bernard E

When Bernard E Meade was born in 1875, in District of Columbia, United States, his father, James Elgar Mead, was 24 and his mother, Sarah Elizabeth Offutt, was 23. He lived in Washington, District of Columbia, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

James Elgar Mead
1851–1893
Sarah Elizabeth Offutt
1852–1943
Bernard E Meade
1875–
Bertha Jeanette Mead
1877–1940
Infant son Mead
1879–
Julia Mead
1880–
Robert James Mead
1886–1931
Raymond Mead
1888–

Sources (2)

  • Bernard E Mead, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Bernard E Meade in household of James H Meade, "United States Census, 1880"

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Siblings (6)

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 0

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

1887 · Monotype Type-Casting Machine

Age 12

June 7, 1887, Tolbert Lanston patented his Monotype machine. It typed individual characters instead of lines like the Linotype machine.

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 31

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.

Name Meaning

Irish: habitational name from Midheach, the Gaelic name of County Meath in Ireland. Its Anglicized forms are now indistinguishable from those of the English name Mead .

English: variant of Mead .

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

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