Katie Edwards (1879 - 1890)

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Fitzroy North, Australia

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Fitzroy North, Australia

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Family

Father: Harry Edwards
Mother: Annie Mccarthy Edwards

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Stormy L Edwards

Stormy L Edwards

Lucy Blair Edwards

Lucy Blair Edwards

Tom Edwards

Tom Edwards

Jack Edwards

Jack Edwards

Amelia (Sampson) Edwards

Amelia (Sampson) Edwards

John Earl Edwards

John Earl Edwards

Maud and Earl Edwards

Maud and Earl Edwards

Amelia Edwards

Amelia Edwards

Perry Edwards

Perry Edwards

Myrtle Edwards Stewart

Myrtle Edwards Stewart

Robert Edwards

Robert Edwards

Warren Eastman Robinson

Warren Eastman Robinson

Youree Homer Edwards

Youree Homer Edwards

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Mary Edwards Stormy L Edwards Lucy Blair Edwards Tom Edwards

Timeline

1879 - In the year that Katie Edwards was born, on April 26th, the National Park - later renamed the Royal National Park - the 2nd oldest national park in the world, was formally proclaimed in New South Wales, Australia. It was the first park to have the word "national" in its name.

1885 - She was just 6 years old when on January 24th, the Fenians - Irish Nationalists - set off dynamite bombs in the House of Commons chamber, Westminster Hall, and the Tower of London. Four civilians and two policemen were injured.

1887 - She was just 8 years old when on May 9th, Buffalo Bill's Wild West show opened in London. Founded in 1883, the show was attended - twice - by Queen Victoria and adored by audiences who thrilled to his fanciful acts portraying life in the "Wild West."

1888 - Katie was merely 9 years old when on August 7th, the body of a prostitute was found in the Whitechapel section of London. Martha Tabram had been stabbed 39 times - a possible but not confirmed victim of Jack the Ripper. On August 31st, the body of Mary Ann Nichols was found - stabbed and mutilated. On September 8th, the body of Annie Chapman was found - throat slit and disemboweled. On September 30th, Elizabeth Stride, also a prostitute in Whitechapel, was found dead from a slit throat. Within an hour, another body was discovered - Catherine Eddowes'. She was far more savagely murdered and it is thought that the Ripper had more time with her. Then, on November 9th, the body of prostitute Mary Jane Kelly was found in a boarding room in Whitechapel. Considered to be the probable fifth, and last, of Jack the Ripper's victims, Kelly's was the most savage of his murders.

1890 - In the year of Katie Edwards's passing, on October 9th, in Satory, France, the first fixed-wing, steam powered aircraft flew. "Ader Éole" flew, uncontrolled, for about 160 ft. at a height of just under 8 inches off the ground.

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Katie Edwards passed away in 1890 in Fitzroy North, Australia at age 11. There is no listed cause of death for Katie. She was born in 1879. She was born to Harry Edwards and Annie Mccarthy Edwards, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree.

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