Edward Louis Holmes

21 March 1944–9 September 1992 (Age 48)
Seattle, King, Washington, United States

The Life of Edward Louis

When Edward Louis Holmes was born on 21 March 1944, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, his father, Elvin Holmes, was 29 and his mother, Helen Bernice Holmes, was 29. He died on 9 September 1992, in Monroe, Snohomish, Washington, United States, at the age of 48.

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Family Time Line

Elvin Holmes
1915–1977
Helen Bernice Holmes
1914–1995
Edward Louis Holmes
1944–1992

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 1

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.
1945 · President Dies from Cerebral hemorrhage

Age 1

Franklin D. Roosevelt dies from a cerebral hemorrhage. He died in office shortly after his fourth re-election.
1948 · KING-TV 

Age 4

In 1948, KING-TV was the first TV station not just in Washington, but the whole Pacific Northwest. It is an NBC tv station licensed to Seattle and Tacoma.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly central and northern England): variant of Holme .2 Scottish: probably a habitational name from Holmes near Dundonald, or from a place so called in the barony of Inchestuir.3 Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Thomáis, Mac Thómais ( see McComb ). In part of western Ireland, Holmes is a variant of Cavish (from Gaelic Mac Thámhais, another patronymic from Thomas ).

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

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  • Edward L Holmes, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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