Edith Cora Wharton

8 September 1911–8 September 1911
Fremont, Idaho, United States

The Life of Edith Cora

When Edith Cora Wharton was born on 8 September 1911, in Fremont, Idaho, United States, her father, James McBride Wharton Sr, was 40 and her mother, Catherine Elizabeth Zweifel, was 31. She died on 8 September 1911, at the age of 0, and was buried in Burton, Madison, Idaho, United States.

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James McBride Wharton Sr
Catherine Elizabeth Zweifel
Jacob Elmer Wharton
Irene Elizabeth Wharton
James Mc Bride Wharton Jr
Francis Kathline Wharton
Phoebe Naomi Wharton
Sarah May Helen Wharton
Edith Cora Wharton
Ethel May Wharton
Thomas Almont Wharton Sr
Donald Jewel Wharton

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Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places called Wharton. Examples in Cheshire and Herefordshire are from an Old English river name Wæfer (derived from wæfre ‘wandering’, ‘winding’) + Old English tūn ‘settlement’; another in Lincolnshire has as its first element Old English wearde ‘beacon’ or waroð ‘shore’, ‘bank’; one in the former county of Westmorland (now part of Cumbria) is from Old English hwearf ‘wharf’, ‘embankment’ + tūn.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edith C Wharton, "Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007"
  • Edith Cora Wharton, "Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007"
  • Edith C. Whortan, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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