Edward A Liter

1890–1965 (Age 75)
Literberry, Morgan, Illinois, United States

The Life of Edward A

When Edward A Liter was born on 24 May 1890, in Literberry, Morgan, Illinois, United States, his father, Joseph A Liter, was 36 and his mother, Mary Luella Black, was 34. He married Goldie Mae Crum on 16 February 1910, in Morgan, Illinois, United States. He lived in Jacksonville, Morgan, Illinois, United States in 1930. He died in June 1965, in Morgan, Illinois, United States, at the age of 75.

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Edward A Liter
Goldie Mae Crum
Marriage: 16 February 1910

Spouse & Children

16 February 1910
Morgan, Illinois, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • Joseph A Liter


  • Mary Luella Black




  • May Liter


  • Effie G Liter


  • Lena Liter


  • Male1890–1965Male

World Events (8)

1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 2

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 20

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps an altered spelling of German Leiter or English Lighter .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Eddie Liter in household of J A Liter, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Edward A Liter, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edward A Liter, "United States Census, 1910"

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