Admiral Edwin Miller Rosenberg

24 February 1919–6 March 1982 (Age 63)
Idaho, United States

The Life of Edwin Miller

When Admiral Edwin Miller Rosenberg was born on 24 February 1919, in Idaho, United States, his father, Edwin J Rosenberg, was 27 and his mother, Frances Josephine Miller, was 26. He lived in Moscow, Latah, Idaho, United States in 1920 and Berwyn, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1930. He died on 6 March 1982, in Portsmouth, Virginia, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Gloucester, Gloucester, Virginia, United States.

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Admiral Edwin Miller Rosenberg
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World Events (8)


Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 6

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 18

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of numerous places so named (‘rose mountain’).2 Swedish, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of the elements ros(e) ‘rose’ + the affix -en (taken from German) + berg ‘mountain’.

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

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  • Edwin Rosenburg in household of Edwin Rosenburg, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edwin Rosenberg Jr. in household of Edwin Rosenberg, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edwin Miller Rosenberg in entry for Edwin Leland Rosenberg and Pamela Belle Burrows, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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