Edith

1888–
New York, United States

The Life of Edith

Edith was born in 1888, in New York, United States. She married Edgar Palmer in 1907, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Edgar Palmer
1878–
Edith
1888–
Marriage: 1907
Floyd Palmer
1909–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1907
New York, United States
children

(1)

    Floyd Palmer

    Male1909–Male

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 29

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 31

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

Formerly Eadith, from Anglo-Saxon "eadig," happy or rich. Edee is a female name from Edith.

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