Edina Valera Haag

Female24 June 1876–13 September 1941

Brief Life History of Edina Valera

When Edina Valera Haag was born on 24 June 1876, in Indiana, United States, her father, John H Haag, was 47 and her mother, Sarah Strauss, was 40. She lived in Keyser Township, DeKalb, Indiana, United States for about 50 years. She died on 13 September 1941, in DeKalb, Indiana, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Cedar Creek Cemetery, Cedar, Butler Township, DeKalb, Indiana, United States.

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John H Haag
Sarah Strauss
Irvin Haag
Darius Haag
Serenus Haag
Oliver Haag
Laura Ida Elisabeth Haag
Maurice Haag
Orin Haag
Ezra Haag
Edina Valera Haag

Sources (4)

  • Ednia Haag in household of Irvin Haag, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edina Haag in household of Irvin Haag, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edina Haag in household of John H Haag, "United States Census, 1900"

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 6

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 20

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

German and Dutch: topographic name from Middle High German hac ‘enclosure, hedge’, Middle Dutch haghe, or a habitational name from any of the many places called with this word.

South German, Swiss German, and possibly also Dutch: from the ancient Germanic personal name Hago, a short form of any of various compound names beginning with hagan ‘enclosure, protected place, scrub’. See Hagen 2.

Swedish: probably an ornamental adoption of the German name (see above).

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

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