Edwin Clyde Northen

18 August 1873–30 May 1954 (Age 80)
Camp, Texas, United States

The Life of Edwin Clyde

When Edwin Clyde Northen was born on 18 August 1873, in Camp, Texas, United States, his father, Edwin Coke Northen, was 29 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth “Mollie” Walker, was 23. He married Mary Elizabeth Moody on 1 December 1915, in Galveston, Texas, United States. He lived in Galveston, Galveston, Texas, United States for about 10 years and Justice Precinct 1, Ward, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 30 May 1954, in Camp, Texas, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Hitchcock, Galveston, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edwin Clyde Northen
Mary Elizabeth Moody
Marriage: 1 December 1915

Spouse and Children

1 December 1915
Galveston, Texas, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Edwin Coke Northen


    Mary Elizabeth “Mollie” Walker






    Ethel Wayne Northen


    Albert Dean Northen


World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1876 · Segregation Laws Are Passed

Age 3

A new state constitution was passed in 1876, announcing the segregation of schools.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 23

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

English: variant of Northern .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edwin C Northan, "United States Census, 1910"
  • E Clyde Northen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edwin Clyde Northern, "United States Census, 1940"

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