Edward Patterson

8 January 1891–
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Edward

When Edward Patterson was born on 8 January 1891, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, his father, Andrew Patterson, was 16 and his mother, Louisa Kate Loder, was 22. He married Lucile Eleanor Hathaway on 19 March 1914, in Los Angeles, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1920.

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Family Time Line

Edward Patterson
Lucile Eleanor Hathaway
Marriage: 19 March 1914
Norma Gertrude Patterson

Spouse and Children

19 March 1914
Los Angeles, California, United States


    Norma Gertrude Patterson


Parents and Siblings

    Andrew Patterson


    Louisa Kate Loder




World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 15

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 32

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: patronymic from a pet form of Pate , a short form of Patrick .2 Irish: in Ulster of English or Scottish origin; in County Galway, a surname taken by bearers of Gaelic Ó Caisín ‘descendant of the little curly-headed one’ (from Gaelic casán), which is usually Anglicized as Cussane.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edward Patterson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edward Patterson in entry for Norma Gertrude Patterson, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Edward Patterson in entry for L G Richardson and Norma Gertrude Patterson, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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