Edlo Charles Salyars

Brief Life History of Edlo Charles

When Edlo Charles Salyars was born on 12 December 1900, in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States, his father, Johnathan Perry Salyers, was 38 and his mother, Katherine Alzina Daughters, was 34. He married Dona Dell Cross on 25 December 1921, in Lee, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Lincoln Township, Clark, Missouri, United States in 1910 and Madison Township, Lee, Iowa, United States in 1940. He died in March 1966, in Staten Island, New York City, New York, United States, at the age of 65.

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Edlo Charles Salyars
Dona Dell Cross
Marriage: 25 December 1921
Emmit Francis Lerche
Ilene Rose Salyars
Esther May Salyars

Sources (14)

  • Charles Salyars, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edlo Salyars, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"
  • Charles Salyars, "United States Social Security Death Index"

World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

1913 · The Woolworth Building Opens as the Tallest Building in the World

At 792 feet above Broadway, the Woolworth Building became the tallest building in the world and held the record for 17 years. The Woolworth Building was overshadowed by the Chrysler Building at 1,046 feet in 1930 and the Empire State Building at 1,454 feet in 1931. Retailer and mogul Frank W. Woolworth commissioned the Woolworth Building in 1910 with the intent of his namesake building to be the tallest in the world. The 13 million dollar project was financed in cash by Woolworth which allowed him freedoms in the design and construction of the ornate, gothic building. An opening ceremony was held on April 24, 1913 at which President Woodrow Wilson pressed a button from the White House and lit the historic building in New York City.

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Saylors .

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

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