Edward Thomas Harrell

17 December 1932–27 January 1978 (Age 45)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Edward Thomas

When Edward Thomas Harrell was born on 17 December 1932, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Richard Augustus Harrell, was 35 and his mother, Martha Eliza Ormond, was 32. He had at least 1 daughter with Carolyn Ruth Cole. He lived in Olds Township, Greene, North Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 27 January 1978, in Durham, Durham, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Pinelawn Cemetery, Kinston, Lenoir, North Carolina, United States.

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Edward Thomas Harrell
Carolyn Ruth Cole
Lori Elizabeth Harrell

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    Lori Elizabeth Harrell


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    Carl Richard Harrell



    Martha Bernice Harrell


    Joseph Ormond Harrell



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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 3

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1935 · The Social Security Act

Age 3

This Act was created a basic right to a pension in old age, and insurance against unemployment.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 13

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Harold .2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEarghail ‘descendant of Earghal’, a personal name with the same etymology as Fearghal ( see Farrell ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edward Harrell in household of R A Harrell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edward Thomas Harrell in entry for Lori Elizabeth Harrell, "North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000"
  • Edward Thomas Harrell, "North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000"

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