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Albert Edgerton, son of Harvey and Hannah (Nelson) Edgerton.                                                                                                                                 PHOTO

 

born:

June 12, 1848; North Royalton, Cuyahoga Co., OH.  (OH State DC #81084)

died:

December 29, 1917; Bucks, Tuscarawas Co., OH.  (OH State DC #81084)

buried:

December 31, 1917; Hudson, Summit Co., OH.  (OH State DC #81084)

 

married:

March 10, 1873; Cuyahoga Co., OH.

 

Olive M. Smith, daughter of Daniel and Celia (McFarland) Smith.                                                                                                                                 PHOTO

 

born:

November 17, 1843; Russia, Lorain Co., OH.

died:

September 17, 1921; Warrensville, Cuyahoga Co., OH.  (OH State DC #49231)

buried:

September 19, 1921; Hudson, Summit Co., OH.  (OH State DC #49231)

 

Children:

  1. Hugh Lavern, b. June 18, 1876; Brooklyn, Cuyahoga Co., OH.
  2. George, b. June 10, 1892; Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., IN.

 


The household of Albert Edgerton was recorded in the 1880 Federal Census of Brooklyn, Cuyahoga County, Ohio (pg. 34; dwelling #58; family #64; enum. June 2, 1880), as follows:

 

Name

Rel.

Age

Bp

F Bp

M Bp

Occ.

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Albert Edgerton

 

31

OH

MA

MA

working in iron works

Olive

wife

37

OH

NY

OH

keeping house

Hugh

son

3

OH

OH

OH

at home

 

The household of Albert Edgerton was recorded in the 1900 Federal Census of Twinsburgh, Summit County, Ohio (pg. 246; dwelling #74; family #75; enum. June 15, 1900), as follows:

 

Name

Rel.

Birthdate & place

Age

Marital

Parents’ birthplace

 

 

 

 

Status

Father

Mother

----------------------------

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------------------------

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Albert Edgerton

head

June 1848

OH

51

M 28y

MA

MA

Olive

wife

Nov. 1845

OH

54

M 28y

OH

NY

Pearl F.

dau.

Mar. 1879

OH

20

Wd

OH

OH

Ruby O.

gchild

Oct. 1898

OH

1

S

OH

OH

 

According to the above record, Olive was the mother of one child, who had already died (Hugh); and Pearl was the mother of one child, who was still living (Ruby).  Although she was listed as his daughter, Pearl was actually Albert’s daughter-in-law, the widow of his son, Hugh Lavern.  Albert’s occupation was listed as “farmer”.

 


 

Original Source Documents:

 

1880 Federal Census – household of Albert Edgerton; Brooklyn, Cuyahoga Co., OH.

1900 Federal Census – household of Albert Edgerton; Twinsburgh, Summit Co., OH.

Death Certificate – Albert Edgerton; Ohio State Death Certificates; #81084.

Death Certificate – Mrs. Olive M. (Smith) Jewell Edgerton; Ohio State Death Certificates; #49231.