Eliza L Van Epps

13 February 1870–1954 (Age 83)
Clay, Onondaga, New York, United States

The Life of Eliza L

When Eliza L Van Epps was born on 13 February 1870, in Clay, Onondaga, New York, United States, her father, James Madison Van Epps, was 34 and her mother, Lydia A. Van Plenck, was 29. She married Edward Furmin in 1891, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Richfield, Otsego, New York, United States in 1905 and Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States in 1910. She died in 1954, in Onondaga, New York, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Furmin
Eliza L Van Epps
Marriage: 1891
Gertrude V Furmin

Spouse and Children

    Edward Furmin



New York, United States


    Gertrude V Furmin


Parents and Siblings

    James Madison Van Epps


    Lydia A. Van Plenck




    Deforest van Epps


    Ella Van Epps


    Grace Van Epps


    William Van Epps



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1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 2

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 26

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.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eliza L Furmin in household of Edward L Furmin, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Eliza L Furmin in household of Edwin Furmin, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Eliza L Furmin in household of Edward Furmin, "United States Census, 1910"

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