Frank Thomas Edwards

1911–1970 (Age 59)
Mississippi, United States

The Life of Frank Thomas

When Frank Thomas Edwards was born in 1911, in Mississippi, United States, his father, Vernon Lawrence Edwards, was 24 and his mother, Eleanor Baines, was 23. He had at least 1 son with VIRGINIA LADNER. He died in 1970, in his hometown, at the age of 59.

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Frank Thomas Edwards
Frank Thomas Edwards jr

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  • Frank Thomas Edwards jr


Parents & Siblings

  • Vernon Lawrence Edwards


  • Female1888–1970Female



World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1916 · Mississippi State Sanatorium for TB is Established

Age 5

The Mississippi State Sanatorium is a hospital used for tuberculosis patients. This lasted from 1918 to the 1950s. The Sanatorium has now been turned into a museum.

Age 16

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English (also common in Wales): patronymic from Edward .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Lena Edwards, "United States Census, 1930"
  • 1930 United States Federal Census - Frank Edwards
  • 1920 United States Federal Census - Frank Edwards

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