Eldric Edgecombe (1900 - 1956)



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

Eldric Edgecombe Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Eldric Edgecombe and their immediate Edgecombe family. Add to Eldric Edgecombe's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with their family and other genealogy hobbyists.



Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Eldric.

Burial / Funeral

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


Last Known Residence

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

Average Age

Life Expectancy


Add family members


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


Share what Eldric did for a living or if they had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Eldric Edgecombe is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name



Unknown. Add Eldric's ethnicity.


Unknown. Add Eldric's nationality.


Unknown. Was Eldric a religious person? Add Eldric’s religion

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Eldric during various points of their life.


1900 - In the year that Eldric Edgecombe was born, the unemployment rate in the U.S. was 5.0% and the cost of a first-class stamp was $0.02. 31% of all workers were employed in the public service sector, 19% of women were employed (1 percent of all lawyers and 6 percent of physicians were women), 6% of the workforce were children, and 14% of the workforce was "non-white."

1916 - At the age of 16 years old, Eldric was alive when the U.S. National Park Service - part of the Department of the Interior - was created by an act of Congress in August. The Park Service was charged with the dual role of "preserving the ecological and historical integrity of the places entrusted to its management while also making them available and accessible for public use and enjoyment". The resources managed by the National Park Service have often been referred to as the "crown jewels" of the United States.

1938 - This person was 38 years old when on October 30th, a Sunday, The Mercury Theatre on the Air broadcast Orson Welles' special Halloween show The War of the World's. A clever take on H.G. Wells' novel, the show began with simulated "breaking news" of an invasion by Martians. Because of the realistic nature of the "news," there was a public outcry the next day, calling for regulation by the FCC. Although the current story is that many were fooled and panicked, in reality very few people were fooled. But the show made Orson Welles' career.

1949 - This person was 49 years old when on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

1956 - In the year of Eldric Edgecombe's passing, on May 20th, the U.S. tested the first hydrogen bomb dropped from a plane over Bikini Atoll. Previously, hydrogen bombs had only been tested on the ground. The Atomic Age moved forward.

Eldric Edgecombe Family Tree

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

Eldric's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Eldric Edgecombe
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

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


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

Eldric Edgecombe passed away in April 1956 at 56 years old. No cause of death has been entered. Eldric was born on January 8, 1900. We have no information about Eldric's immediate family.


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

Write a comment

Other Records of Eldric Edgecombe


Other Biographies