Edward Stevenson Senior

23 January 1924–24 December 1994 (Age 70)
Baltimore, Maryland, United States

The Life of Edward

Edward Stevenson Senior was born on 23 January 1924, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. He had at least 1 son with Theresa Marie Hamrick. He died on 24 December 1994, in York, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Edward Stevenson Senior
1924–1994
Theresa Marie Hamrick
1928–1983
Edward William Stevenson Jr
1956–2016

Spouse and Children

children

(1)

    Edward William Stevenson Jr

    Male1956–2016Male

World Events (8)

1927

Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1941 · SS Patrick Henry is Launched

Age 17

"The SS Patrick Henry the first Liberty ship was launched on September 27, 1941, at Bethlehem-Fairfield shipyard. It became known as a liberty ship after Patrick Henry's quote """"give me liberty, or give me death"""""
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 20

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the personal name Steven . As a North American surname, it has assimilated some European cognates such as Stefan and Steffen and their derivatives.

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

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