Edna M Shirk (1908 - 1991)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Edna M Shirk’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Edna so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Edna’s biography.

Edna M Shirk Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Edna M Shirk and her immediate Shirk family. Add to Edna M Shirk's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Edna.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Edna M Shirk? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Did Edna move a lot? Did she emigrate from another country? Add Edna's last known location.

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Edna finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Edna attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Edna did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Edna M Shirk is a military veteran.

Middle name

M

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Edna's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Edna's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Edna a religious woman? Add Edna’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Edna during various points of her life.

Timeline

1908 - In the year that Edna M Shirk was born, President Theodore Roosevelt held the White House Conservation Conference, which lead to the establishment of the National Conservation Commission. Preparing the first inventory of the United State's natural resources, the commission was divided into four parts: water, forests, lands, and minerals.

1981 - She was 73 years old when on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

1986 - She was 78 years old when on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

1989 - Edna was 81 years old when on November 9th, the Berlin Wall fell. The Wall was built by the East Germans to keep East Berliners from escaping into West Berlin, separating families and friends. When the head of the East German Communist Party announced that day that East Berliners could cross whenever they pleased, happy crowds surged across the border. People brought tools and took parts of the hated wall.

1991 - In the year of Edna M Shirk's passing, on December 25th, the Soviet Union flag was lowered and replaced by the Russian tricolor flag. It was the end of the Soviet Union. Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as President of the Soviet Union and Boris Yeltsin became President of the Russian Republic.

Edna M Shirk Family Tree

Who was Edna’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Edna’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Edna's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Edna M Shirk
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Edna's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Edna M Shirk is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Edna M Shirk died on March 10, 1991 at 82 years of age. No cause of death has been entered for Edna. She was born on May 23, 1908. There is no information about Edna's surviving family.

Memories

What do you remember about Edna M Shirk? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Edna is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Edna M Shirk

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources