Edward Collett

about 1887–9 December 1965 (Age 78)
Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Edward

When Edward Collett was born about 1887, in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Charles Collott, was 31 and his mother, Laura Aldridge, was 30. He had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Myrtle Smith. He lived in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years. He died on 9 December 1965, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Edward Collett
1887–1965
Myrtle Smith
1895–1965
Wilbert Collett
1914–1981
Melba Collett
1919–
Arlene Collett
1933–

Spouse and Children

    Male1887–1965Male

    Myrtle Smith

    Female1895–1965Female

children

(3)

    Male1914–1981Male

    Melba Collett

    Female1919–Female

    Arlene Collett

    Female1933–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Charles Collott

    Male1856–Male

    Laura Aldridge

    Female1857–Female

siblings

(11)

    William Collett

    Male1877–Male

    Laura Elizabeth Collett

    Female1878–Female

    Charles John Collett

    Male1882–Male

    Sarah Collett

    Female1885–Female

    Male1887–1965Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

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.
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 17

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.
1908

Age 21

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a pet form of Coll 1.2 Respelling of French Collet , cognate with 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edward Collett in household of Charles Collett, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Edward Collett, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edward Collette, "United States Census, 1940"

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