Edna Rosenbaum

22 August 1901–9 February 1974 (Age 72)
Hanna, LaPorte, Indiana, United States

The Life of Edna

When Edna Rosenbaum was born on 22 August 1901, in Hanna, LaPorte, Indiana, United States, her father, Charles Ferdinand Rosenbaum, was 35 and her mother, Amelia Emelie Rosenbaum, was 26. She married Jay Atkinson in LaPorte, Indiana, United States. She died on 9 February 1974, in LaPorte, LaPorte, Indiana, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Hanna Township, LaPorte, Indiana, United States.

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Jay Atkinson
Edna Rosenbaum

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LaPorte, Indiana, United States

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 5

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 22

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

Name Meaning

1 German: habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a rosebush, Middle High German rōsenboum.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental adoption of modern German Rosenbaum ‘rose bush’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Edna H Rosenbaum in entry for Jay Z Atkinson, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Edna Rosenbaum Atkinson, "Find A Grave Index"

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