Rolla Edward Mudd

7 January 1886–21 December 1963 (Age 78)
Stronghurst, Henderson, Illinois, United States

The Life of Rolla Edward

When Rolla Edward Mudd was born on 7 January 1886, in Stronghurst, Henderson, Illinois, United States, his father, Benjamin Lincoln Mudd, was 33 and his mother, Mary Ellen Stine, was 27. He lived in Raritan, Henderson, Illinois, United States in 1900. He died on 21 December 1963, at the age of 77, and was buried in Stronghurst, Henderson, Illinois, United States.

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Benjamin Lincoln Mudd
Mary Ellen Stine
Ernest Byron Mudd
Roy Benjamin Mudd
Nellie Florence Mudd
John Raymond Mudd
Rolla Edward Mudd
Vera Rheubena Mudd
Rex Omega Mudd
Fred Lyle Mudd
Eola Marie Mudd
Estel Floyd Mudd
Dewey Wan Mudd
Juanita Elizabeth Mudd

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

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.
1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 6

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 21

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

English:1. from a medieval personal name, a variant of Maud ( see Mould ). 2. from the Old English personal name Mōd(a), a short form of the various compound names containing the element mōd ‘spirit’, ‘mind’, ‘courage’. 3. topographic name for someone who lived in a particularly muddy area, from Middle English mud(de) ‘mud’, perhaps also a metonymic occupational name for a dauber (one who constructed buildings of wattle and daub).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rolla E Mudd in household of Delbert Dixon, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Rolla E Mudd in household of Benjamin G Mudd, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Rolla Edward Mudd, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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