Edwin Thomas Freeman

4 December 1899–6 January 1964 (Age 64)
Winnsboro, Fairfield, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Edwin Thomas

When Edwin Thomas Freeman was born on 4 December 1899, in Winnsboro, Fairfield, South Carolina, United States, his father, John Landrum Freeman, was 34 and his mother, Emma Eugenia Gibson, was 30. He lived in Fort Bend Land District, Texas, United States in 1910 and Houston, Harris, Texas, United States in 1920. He died on 6 January 1964, at the age of 64, and was buried in Restland Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States.

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John Landrum Freeman
Emma Eugenia Gibson
Mabel Eugenia Freeman
Basil Manly Freeman
Lily Ruth Freeman
Marye Jane Freeman
Edwin Thomas Freeman

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1916 · Anthony Crawford Lynched

Age 17

South Carolina native, father to 13 children, and a local farmer, Anthony Crawford, is lynched on October 21, 1916, in Abbeyville, South Carolina. The lynching is followed after Crawford has an arguement with a white storekeeper.

Age 18

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Free .2 Irish: Anglicized (‘translated’) form of Gaelic Ó Saoraidhe ( see Seery ).3 In New England, an English equivalent of French Foissy ( see Foisy ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edwin Freeman in household of John L Freeman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edwin Freeman in household of John L Freeman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edwin T Freeman in household of John L Freeman, "United States Census, 1900"

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