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Charles EDISON  1890 - 1969 PIONEER    PARENTS    LIFE    NOTES    LABELS    PHOTOS    THANK YOU

PIONEER

Charles EDISON  1890 - 1969

aka C. Edison
nationality
occupation
birth 3 August 1890, Glenmont, West Orange, NJ
baptism
death 31 July 1969, New York City
burial in the Rosedale Cemetery, Orange, NJ
remark son of Thomas Alva EDISON
marriage Married on 27 March 1918 at Fort Myers, Florida:
Carolyn HAWKINS

b. <1891>, ......., New Hampshire (or Cambridge Massachusetts)
d. 29 June 1963, New York, NY (Tonawanda News)


PARENTS

father Thomas Alva EDISON

b. 11 Feb 1847, Milan, Erie, OHIO
d. 18 Oct 1931, West Orange, Essex, NJ

mother (1) Mary STILWELL

b. 6 Sept 1855, Newark, Essex, NJ
d. 9 Aug 1884, .......

children
  • Marion Estelle ("Dot")

    b. 18 Feb 1872
    d. ........

  • Thomas Alva, Jr. ("Dash")

    b. 10 Jan 1876, Newark, Essex, NY
    d. 25 Aug 1935, Springfield, Hampden, MA

  • William Leslie

    b. 26/28 Oct. 1878
    d. 10 Aug 1937, ..........

mother (2) Mina MILLER

b. 6 July 1865, Akron, ....., Ohio
d. 24 Aug 1947, Harkness Pavillion of Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York City

children
  • Madeleine

    b. 31 May 1888, Glenmont, NJ
    d. 14 Feb 1979, .........

  • Charles

    b. 3 Aug 1890, Glenmont or Llewellyn Park, West Orange, Essex, NJ
    d. 31 July 1969, New York City, NY

  • Theodore Miller EDISON

    b. 10 July 1898, Glenmont, NJ
    d. 24 Nov 1992, West Orange, NJ


LIFE


From 21 Jan 1941 to 18 Jan 1944 Governor of New Jersey


NOTES

  • Vol V: The Story of New Jersey, pp 1183-1184 (Editor: William Starr Myers). Lewis Historical Publishing Company, Inc., New York, 1945 (see internet)
  • Edison's Family Life by Madeleine Edison Sloane (One of the Inventor's Daughters talks to Helen Henry) (in: Hillandale News No. 54 of Apr 1970 (pp. 72-80), originally published in The Baltimore Sun)
  • Chronology of Edison's family (The Thomas Edison Papers) online (Rutgers University)
  • It's a Wonderful Town by David Trigg (in: Hillandale News No. 125 of Apr 1982 (pp. 29-30)
  • Menlo Park Revisited by John C. Fesler (in: Hillandale News" No. 101 of Apr 1978 (pp. 26-31))
  • The First Wax Cylinders in Britain by Frank Andrews (in: Hillandale News" No. 112 of Feb 1980 (pp. 350-357))
  • The First Wax Cylinder Recital in Great Britain - Part 2 by Frank Andrews (in: Hillandale News" No. 113 of Apr 1980 (pp. 5-13))


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