Edna Palestine Magaha

15 June 1875–1 April 1928 (Age 52)
South Carolina, United States

The Life of Edna Palestine

When Edna Palestine Magaha was born on 15 June 1875, in South Carolina, United States, her father, James Magaha, was 27 and her mother, Anna Cooley, was 33. She had at least 3 sons and 1 daughter with James H Banister. She lived in Honea Path, Anderson, South Carolina, United States in 1880. She died on 1 April 1928, in Due West, Abbeville, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Mount Bethel Church, Anderson, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

James H Banister
1877–1957
Edna Palestine Magaha
1875–1928
Banister
1906–1906
Banister
1908–1908
James Matthew Banister
1910–1910
Thomas M Banister
1912–1913

Spouse and Children

children

(4)

    Banister

    Female1906–1906Female

    Banister

    Male1908–1908Male

    James Matthew Banister

    Male1910–1910Male

    Thomas M Banister

    Male1912–1913Male

Parents and Siblings

    James Magaha

    Male1848–Male

    Anna Cooley

    Female1842–Female

siblings

(5)

    Arthur Edward Magaha

    Male1865–1937Male

    Eugenia Magaha

    Female1867–Female

    Female1875–1928Female

    George Washington Magaha

    Male1877–1951Male

    Sula J Magaha

    Female1879–Female

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1878 · Liberian Exodus

Age 3

April 21, 1878, around 206 African Americans boarde the ship Azor for Liberia.The cause for this is with the rise of political power, it makes life even harder for the African Americans.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 15

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.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eachaidh ( see McGaffey ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • E P Magaha in household of Jas R Magaha, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Edna P Banister in household of James H Banister, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edna Magaha Bannister, "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965"

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