Edna Edell Eley

28 February 1889–7 May 1953 (Age 64)
Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States

The Life of Edna Edell

When Edna Edell Eley was born on 28 February 1889, in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States, her father, John Melvin Eley, was 35 and her mother, Flora Alice Stroud, was 19. She married Raymond J McMahon on 27 February 1908, in Pierce, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in King, Washington, United States in 1930. She died on 7 May 1953, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Raymond J McMahon
Edna Edell Eley
Marriage: 27 February 1908
Vera Marie McMahon
Raymond John McMahon Jr
Nadene McMahon

Spouse and Children

    Raymond J McMahon



27 February 1908
Pierce, Washington, United States


    Vera Marie McMahon


    Raymond John McMahon Jr


    Nadene McMahon


Parents and Siblings

    John Melvin Eley


    Flora Alice Stroud




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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

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.
1890 · African American Population in Roslyn

Age 1

In 1980, Roslyn was recognized on having the state's highest population of African Americans at 22%
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 17

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Ely .2 German: from a short form of the personal name Eligius ( see Loy ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edna E Kulman in household of Maurice R Kulman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ednie E Eley in household of John Eley, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Edna Edell Eley in entry for Eugene Ralph Kulman, "Washington, County Birth Registers, 1873-1965"

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