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.

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Edwin Warren Camp
1894–1969
Edna May Northam
1895–1990
Marriage: 14 December 1917

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 December 1917
Hamilton, Indiana, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Byron W Camp

    Male1863–1906Male

    Flora Elizabeth Green

    Female1864–1932Female

siblings

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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.

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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"

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