Roger Edward Irving

27 April 1886–1964 (Age 77)
Howell Township, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Roger Edward

When Roger Edward Irving was born on 27 April 1886, in Howell Township, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States, his father, William Irving, was 29 and his mother, Martha Anna Gant, was 22. He died in 1964, in New Jersey, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

William Irving
1857–1900
Martha Anna Gant
1864–1939
Burtis E Irving
1883–1883
William Jackson Irving
1884–1942
Roger Edward Irving
1886–1964
James G Irving
1889–1905
Mary E. Irving
1890–1940

Parents and Siblings

    William Irving

    Male1857–1900Male

    Martha Anna Gant

    Female1864–1939Female

siblings

(5)

    Burtis E Irving

    Male1883–1883Male

    William Jackson Irving

    Male1884–1942Male

    Male1886–1964Male

    James G Irving

    Male1889–1905Male

    Mary E. Irving

    Female1890–1940Female

World Events (8)

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.
1894

Age 8

Mary Philbrook was the first woman in New Jersey to become a lawyer. She had applied for admission to the New Jersey Bar in 1894, but was rejected because the New Jersey Court stated that women were not vested with any right to be attorneys. Mary lobbied with the Jersey City Woman's Club for an update to the law, which was passed in 1895 and allowed women to become lawyers. Mary Philbrook was the first woman to be admitted after the law change.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 21

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Irving in Dumfries and Galloway region, which has the same origin as Irvine , with which it has become inextricably confused.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Roger Irving, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Roger Irving in household of Robert J Gant, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Roger Irving, "United States Census, 1920"

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