Edna Winifred Terrell

8 December 1910–27 December 1996 (Age 86)
Guilford County, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Edna Winifred

When Edna Winifred Terrell was born on 8 December 1910, her father, Charlie Terrell, was 34 and her mother, Stella Maynor, was 20. She married Melvin Henry Lynn on 18 February 1938, in Burlington, Alamance, North Carolina, United States. She lived in Burlington, Alamance, North Carolina, United States in 1930 and Township 12, Alamance, North Carolina, United States in 1940. She died on 27 December 1996, in Graham, Alamance, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Burlington, Alamance, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Melvin Henry Lynn
Edna Winifred Terrell
Marriage: 18 February 1938

Spouse and Children

18 February 1938
Burlington, Alamance, North Carolina, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Charlie Terrell


    Stella Maynor




World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 8

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 25

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant of Tyrrell .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edna Lyn in household of Melvin Lyn, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edna Terrell in household of Charlie Terrell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edna W Terrell in household of Charles Terrell, "United States Census, 1930"

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