Edward Francis Scanlon

3 February 1879–6 April 1963 (Age 84)
Clyde, Galen, Wayne, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Edward Francis

Edward Francis Scanlon was born on 3 February 1879, in Clyde, Galen, Wayne, New York, United States. He had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Nellie B Dillon. He lived in DeWitt, Onondaga, New York, United States in 1910. He died on 6 April 1963, in East Syracuse, DeWitt, Onondaga, New York, United States, at the age of 84.

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Edward Francis Scanlon
Nellie B Dillon
Marion E Scanlon
Edward Scanlon
Mildred C Scanlon

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 2
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
Age 3
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.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley
Age 22
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.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Scannláin, ‘descendant of Scannlán’, a personal name formed from a diminutive of Scannal ( see Scannell ).

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

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Sources (7)

  • Edward F Scanlon, "United States Census, 1910"
  • 1920 United States Federal Census
  • 1930 United States Federal Census

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