Edith DeCordova (1862 - 1924)

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Edith DeCordova
1862 - 1924
updated February 06, 2019
Edith DeCordova was born around 1862. She died on April 28, 1924 in New York at 62 years of age.

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Edith DeCordova died on in Manhattan County, New York United States

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Edith DeCordova died on April 28, 1924 in New York at age 62. She was born around 1862. There is no information about Edith's surviving family.
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1862 - 1924 World Events

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In 1862, in the year that Edith DeCordova was born, on February 22nd, Jefferson Davis was inaugurated as President of the Confederate States of America. His term was to be for 6 years.

In 1879, she was 17 years old when on November 10th, Bell Telephone and Western Union reached an agreement. Bell Telephone would keep out of the telegraphy business and Western Union would stay out of the telephone business - leading to success for both.

In 1899, when she was 37 years old, on February 4th, the Philippine–American War began. The Philippines objected to the Treaty of Paris, signed in 1898, that transferred possession of the Philippines from Spain to the U.S. Filipinos began a fight for independence and fighting between U.S. forces and those of the Philippine Republic broke out. On June 2nd, the Philippines officially declared war on the United States.

In 1903, when she was 41 years old, the United States Department of Commerce and Labor was created by President Theodore Roosevelt to control the excesses of big business. Renamed the Department of Commerce 10 years later, many departments concerned with workers were transferred to the Department of Labor at that time. Another spin-off, the Bureau of Corporations, became the Federal Trade Commission.

In 1924, in the year of Edith DeCordova's passing, on January 21st, Vladimir Lenin, a leader of the Russian Revolution and the first leader of the Soviet Union died. He had survived two assassination attempts but had subsequent physical problems, suffering 3 strokes. He was in such great pain, it is said that he asked Stalin to poison him. The circumstances of his death are still disputed. He did oppose Stalin as the next leader - nonetheless, Stalin won a power struggle and ruled as a Soviet dictator until his death in 1953.

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Other Decordovas

Ella Decordova
around 1856 - May 15, 1931
Erceldoune Decordova
around 1868 - Dec 28, 1939
Ethel DeCordova
around 1876 - Jan 15, 1920
Eustace DeCordova
around 1850 - Sep 25, 1911
Evelyn Decordova
around 1870 - Apr 29, 1945
Gonzalo DeCordova
around 1837 - Nov 20, 1894
Gonzalvo Decordova
around 1894 - Sep 19, 1943
Helene S DeCordova
around 1858 - Jun 20, 1926
Jose I DeCordova
around 1816 - May 7, 1900
Lionel Decordova
around 1896 - Jun 10, 1945
Mamie D DeCordova
around 1866 - Jan 22, 1925
Margarita L Decordova
around 1899 - Feb 9, 1939
Nicoll DeCordova
around 1910 - Sep 30, 1914
O'Connor Decordova
around 1866 - Apr 14, 1936
Rosina DeCordova
around 1898 - Dec 28, 1901
Verona DeCordova
around 1874 - Mar 15, 1911

Other Bios

Ella Decordova
around 1856 - May 15, 1931
Erceldoune Decordova
around 1868 - Dec 28, 1939
Ethel DeCordova
around 1876 - Jan 15, 1920
Eustace DeCordova
around 1850 - Sep 25, 1911
Evelyn Decordova
around 1870 - Apr 29, 1945
Gonzalo DeCordova
around 1837 - Nov 20, 1894
Gonzalvo Decordova
around 1894 - Sep 19, 1943
Helene S DeCordova
around 1858 - Jun 20, 1926
Jose I DeCordova
around 1816 - May 7, 1900
Lionel Decordova
around 1896 - Jun 10, 1945
Mamie D DeCordova
around 1866 - Jan 22, 1925
Margarita L Decordova
around 1899 - Feb 9, 1939
Nicoll DeCordova
around 1910 - Sep 30, 1914
O'Connor Decordova
around 1866 - Apr 14, 1936
Rosina DeCordova
around 1898 - Dec 28, 1901
Verona DeCordova
around 1874 - Mar 15, 1911
Vincenzo DeCordova
around 1875 - Mar 14, 1921
Florence E DeCordy
around 1880 - Dec 14, 1919
James T Decordy
around 1905  - Sep 19, 1905
Mike Decorini
around 1860 - Jun 24, 1925
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