George E. Eddy

14 October 1870–31 December 1955 (Age 85)
Theresa, Theresa, Jefferson, New York, United States

The Life of George E.

When George E. Eddy was born on 14 October 1870, in Theresa, Theresa, Jefferson, New York, United States, his father, Milton Eddy, was 22 and his mother, Mary A Hosner, was 18. He married Lora Root on 4 September 1900, in Rockfield, Leeds and the Thousand Islands, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Minetto, Oswego, New York, United States in 1930 and Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States in 1940. He died on 31 December 1955, in Clayton Center, Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Theresa, Theresa, Jefferson, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

George E. Eddy
1870–1955
Lora Root
1869–1957
Marriage: 4 September 1900
Clifford Eddy
1896–1902
Clifford M. Eddy
1902–1990
Ruth Cora Eddy
1904–1948

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 September 1900
Rockfield, Leeds and the Thousand Islands, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada
children

(3)

    Clifford Eddy

    Male1896–1902Male

    Clifford M. Eddy

    Male1902–1990Male

    Ruth Cora Eddy

    Female1904–1948Female

Parents and Siblings

    Milton Eddy

    Male1848–1927Male

    Mary A Hosner

    Female1852–1941Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 2

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 26

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English (Devon): from the Middle English personal name Edwy, Old English Ēadwīg, composed of the elements ēad ‘prosperity’, ‘fortune’ + wīg ‘war’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • George E Eddy in household of Milan Eddy, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George Eddy in household of Milen Eddy, "New York State Census, 1875"
  • George E Eddy, "United States Census, 1930"

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