Edward Lawrence Conners

14 September 1881–30 November 1954 (Age 73)
Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Edward Lawrence

When Edward Lawrence Conners was born on 14 September 1881, in Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, United States, his father, Coleman Conners, was 46 and his mother, Catherine O'Brien, was 36. He had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Catherine A McDermott. He lived in Mercer, New Jersey, United States in 1905. He died on 30 November 1954, in Hamilton Township, Mercer, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Hamilton Township, Mercer, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Lawrence Conners
1881–1954
Catherine A McDermott
1880–1950
Alice Conners
1904–2000
Helen A Conners
1906–1982
Edward L Connors Jr
1907–1983

Spouse and Children

children

(3)

    Alice Conners

    Female1904–2000Female

    Helen A Conners

    Female1906–1982Female

    Edward L Connors Jr

    Male1907–1983Male

Parents and Siblings

    Coleman Conners

    Male1835–1905Male

    Catherine O'Brien

    Female1845–1925Female

siblings

(10)

    Jeremiah Francis Connors

    Male1864–1911Male

    Female1869–1954Female

    Thomas Francis Connors

    Male1869–1942Male

    William Conners

    Male1871–1926Male

    Male1873–1945Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1894

Age 13

Mary Philbrook was the first woman in New Jersey to become a lawyer. She had applied for admission to the New Jersey Bar in 1894, but was rejected because the New Jersey Court stated that women were not vested with any right to be attorneys. Mary lobbied with the Jersey City Woman's Club for an update to the law, which was passed in 1895 and allowed women to become lawyers. Mary Philbrook was the first woman to be admitted after the law change.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 20

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Connors .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ewd Connors, "New Jersey State Census, 1905"
  • Edward L Conners, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edward Conners, "United States Census, 1920"

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