Edward D Keithley

1893–1980 (Age 87)
Falls City, Richardson, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Edward D

When Edward D Keithley was born on 22 September 1893, in Falls City, Richardson, Nebraska, United States, his father, Charles Louis Keithley Sr, was 35 and his mother, Elizabeth Jeanette "Nettie" Wheatley, was 29. He married Mable Marie Browning on 16 July 1924, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States. He lived in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States for about 5 years and Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 4 December 1980, in Vancouver, Clark, Washington, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Willamette National Cemetery, Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States.

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Edward D Keithley
Mable Marie Browning
Marriage: 16 July 1924

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16 July 1924
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1897 · Seattle Grows Quickly

Age 4

The Klondike gold rush started in 1896 in Canada, but by 1897 as miners started moving and following the gold it caused for Seattle to rapidly grow as more miners joined the search for gold.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Keighley .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Edward Keithley, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ed B D Keithley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edward J Keithley in household of Charles L Keithley, "United States Census, 1920"

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