Frank Tillman Edmonds

8 January 1876–23 April 1955 (Age 79)
Houston, Harris, Texas

The Life of Frank Tillman

When Frank Tillman Edmonds was born on 8 January 1876, his father, James Nathaniel Edmonds, was 28 and his mother, Louretta Duncan, was 22. He married Ada Belle Reeves on 9 August 1899, in Waveland, Hancock, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in New Iberia, Iberia, Louisiana, United States in 1935 and Police Jury Ward 3, St. Martin, Louisiana, United States in 1940. He died on 23 April 1955, at the age of 79.

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Frank Tillman Edmonds
Ada Belle Reeves
Marriage: 9 August 1899
Leo Tillman Edmonds
Beatrice Belle Edmonds
Philip James Edmonds

Spouse and Children

9 August 1899
Waveland, Hancock, Mississippi, United States


Parents and Siblings

    James Nathaniel Edmonds


    Louretta Duncan




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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 22

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Edmond .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frank T Edmonds, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edmonds, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Frank Edmonds, "United States Census, 1940"

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