Edwin Warren Camp

1894–1969 (Age 75)
Iowa, United States

The Life of Edwin Warren

When Edwin Warren Camp was born in 1894, in Iowa, United States, his father, Byron W Camp, was 31 and his mother, Flora Elizabeth Green, was 30. He married Edna May Northam on 14 December 1917, in Hamilton, Indiana, United States. He lived in Clinton, Clinton, Iowa, United States in 1910 and Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States for about 20 years. He died in 1969, at the age of 75, and was buried in Sheridan, Hamilton, Indiana, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Edwin Warren Camp
Edna May Northam
Marriage: 14 December 1917

Spouse and Children

14 December 1917
Hamilton, Indiana, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Byron W Camp


    Flora Elizabeth Green




World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 19

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 22

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

1 Dutch (also van den Camp) and North German: from de camp ‘the field’ (from Latin campus ‘plain’), hence a topographic name or a status name denoting a small farmer or peasant ( see Kamp ).2 French: Norman, Picard, or southern form of Champ .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edwin B Camp in household of Edwin V Green, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edwin W Camp in household of Byron W Camp, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Edwin W Camp, "United States Census, 1920"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.