Agnes Hannay Jardine

21 May 1881–November 1973 (Age 92)
Rye, Westchester, New York, United States

The Life of Agnes Hannay

When Agnes Hannay Jardine was born on 21 May 1881, in Rye, Westchester, New York, United States, her father, George Elliot Jardine, was 39 and her mother, Jessie Susan Hamilton Murray Mcleod, was 29. She had at least 1 son with Ephraim Cutler Shedd. She lived in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. She died in November 1973, in Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 92.

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Ephraim Cutler Shedd
Agnes Hannay Jardine
Norman Jardine Shedd

Spouse and Children



    Norman Jardine Shedd


Parents and Siblings

    George Elliot Jardine


    Jessie Susan Hamilton Murray Mcleod




    Jessie Jardine


    Agnes Hannay Jardine


    James Edward Hannay Jardine


    Isabel Jardine



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World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1885 · The World's First Skyscraper

Age 4

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
1905 · The Industrial Workers of the World

Age 24

The Industrial Workers of the World was founded after a convention was held by radical trade unionists from all over the United States who opposed the policies of the American Federation of Labor. The IWW opposed the American Federation of Labor's acceptance of capitalism and its refusal to include unskilled workers in craft unions. The convention took place on June 24 and was referred by the workers as the Industrial Congress or the Industrial Union Convention. The IWW aimed to promote worker solidarity in the revolutionary struggle to overthrow the employing class.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Jardin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Agnes J Shedd in household of Ephriam C Shedd, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Agnes J Shedd in household of Ephriam Shedd, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Agnus Jardine in household of George E Jardine, "United States Census, 1900"

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