Eleanor Taft Kew

8 May 1911–28 October 1974 (Age 63)
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Eleanor Taft

Eleanor Taft Kew was born on 8 May 1911, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. She married Roman John Przybylski in September 1935, in Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 28 October 1974, in Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 63.

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Roman John Przybylski
Eleanor Taft Kew
Marriage: September 1935
Peter Kew Prybot

Spouse and Children

September 1935
Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States


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.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 2

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Age 18

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a cook, Anglo-Norman French k(i)eu (from Latin coquus).2 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Caieu, a lost place near Boulogne in Northern France.3 English: habitational name from a place in Middlesex, now part of Greater London, probably named with Old English cǣg ‘key’, ‘projection’ + hōh ‘spur of land’.

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

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  • New York, Passenger Lists, 1820-1957
  • UK, Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960
  • Massachusetts, Birth Records, 1840-1915

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