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Minnie Irene Green 

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Samuel M. Green
2/14/1882 - 1945

Evie Lee Bailey
9/23/1887 - 8/6/1968
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Minnie Irene Green
5/24/1914 - 5/10/1942
(Shown at age 16)
Minnie Irene Green was born on May 24, 1914 in Calhoun County, Florida and died on May 10, 1942 in Calhoun County, Florida. She lived to be 27 years old.

She married John Gordon Edenfield (1/2/1916 -3/22/2001)
Johnny Edenfield
Annette Edenfield
Census2/4/1920 Blountstown FL (Calhoun County) 5 yrs old 
family# 463 - Samuel Green (age37), Eva Green (32), Harry F. Green (10), Silas Green (9), Florence Green (6), Minnie Green (5)& John H. Green (2). All were born in FL, as were they parents. Samuel is a laborer on a farm. They rent their home. Samuel, Eva & Harry can read & write. Silas & Florence attend school. (They live next door to Busby Bailey)  
Census4/3/1930 FL (Calhoun County) 15 yrs old 
dwelling #40 family# 42 -Sam M. Green (age 52), Ervie L. (52), Harry F. (20), Silas R. (19), Florence E. (16), Minnie I. (14) & John H. (12). They rent, estate value $100, Sam & Ervie married at age 23 & 18. Sam was born in AL, parents in US. Ervie in FL as were her parents. Sam works in general haling dragging; Harry is a laborer at Veneer Mill; Silas is a laborer odd jobs (no work in the last 8 days). All can read & write, Harry Florence, Minnie & John attend school.  
Census1/1/1935 Traylors Mill, Precinct 4 FL (Calhoun County) 20 yrs old 
page 9, line 48 - Sam M. Green (age 56), Mrs. Sam M. Green (47), Florence E. Green (21), Minnie Green (19), John H. Green (17) and granddaughter Shirley Joyce (0). Sam was born in AL, all others in FL. Sam is a produce peddler and has a 2nd grade education. Mrs. Green, Florence and Minnie have a 9th grade education.  
Marriage1/1/1936 FL (Calhoun County) 21 yrs old 
Name Gordon Edenfield, Bride: Minnie Green, County of Marriage Calhoun, Marriage Date 1936, Volume 340, Certificate 10027, Source Florida Department of Health  
Census4/15/1940 FL (Calhoun County) 25 yrs old 
family #32-Gordon Edenfield (age 24), Minnie I. Edenfield (23), Johnny Edenfield (4), Annette Edenfield (3). All born in FL, Gordon work rad construction. They rent their home and personal value at $3. Live On Or Near The Red Oak Road.  
Military10/16/1940 FL (Calhoun County) 26 yrs old 
Name: James Gorden Edenfield, Gender: Male, Race: White, Age: 24, Relationship to Draftee: Self, Birth Place: Calhoun, Florida, Birth Date: Jan.2, 1916, Residence Place: Altha, Calhoun, Florida, Registration Date: Oct. 16, 1940, Occupation: Works Progress Administration, Weight: 145, Complexion: Ruddy, Eye Color: Gray, Hair Color: Brown, Height: 5' 9, Next of Kin: Minnie Green Edenfield 
Death Certificate6/10/1942 FL (Calhoun County) 28 yrs old 
Name: Minnie Irene Edenfield, Gender: Female, Race: White, Death Date: 1942, Death Place: Calhoun, Florida 
Graveyard/Tombstone6/11/1942 FL (Calhoun County) 28 yrs old 
Name: Minnie Edenfield, Birth Date: May 24, 1915, Death Date: June 10, 1942, Cemetery: Edenfield Family Cemetery, Burial or Cremation Place: Calhoun County 

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3 1917 Seminole Indians become a Florida tourist attraction.
14 1928 The Tamiami Trail opens. It opens the southernmost 275 miles of U.S. Highway 41 from State Road 60 in Tampa to U.S. Route 1 (SR 5) in Miami, Florida to tourist. It also destroys many of the Seminole Indian waterways and hinders their economy.
9 1923 Diphtheria vaccine is developed; Insulin is produced to treat diabetes
9 1923 Freud publishes "The Ego and the Id"
10 1924 Insecticides are used for the first time on crops
12 1926 Goddard launched the first liquid-fueled rocket
13 1927 The first television transmission was announced in England
14 1928 Big bang theory was introduced
22 1936 The first regular television broadcast happens in England
24 1938 Hahn, Strassmann, Meitner and Frisch discover nuclear fission
3 1917 NEWS HEADLINES: In June, the United States enters World War I on the side of the allies. The Russian Revolution ends the reign of the czars and thrusts Russia into communism.
5 1919 NEWS HEADLINES: World War I ends with the signing of The Versailles Treaty.
24 1938 NEWS HEADLINES: Orson Wells' radio production of H.G. Well's War of the Worlds causes a national panic.
25 1939 NEWS HEADLINES: The first regular television broadcast happens in the United States
27 1941 NEWS HEADLINES: December 7, 1941 -- Japan launches a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor and the US officially declares war on Japan the following day. World War II begins for American soldiers.
13 1927 Charles Lindbergh becomes the first man to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean and Babe Ruth hits 60 home runs.
15 1929 Widespread prosperity of the 1920s ends abruptly with the stock market crash in October
16 1930 Drought in the Great Plains area begins, creating hardship for farm families in 19 states.
18 1932 Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. The infant son of Charles Lindbergh is kidnapped and murdered.
19 1933 Franklin D. Roosevelt is elected president under his "New Deal" campaign. Frances Perkins becomes the first woman to hold a cabinet post when FDR appoints her secretary of labor. On December 5, the 21st Amendment is added to the Constitution, repealing Prohibition. Drinks for everyone!
20 1934 Farm families must leave the dust bowl-stricken Great Plains areas. The dust bowl includes areas in Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Nevada and Arkansas. Radio picks up the "Okie" songs. In all, 400,000 people leave the Great Plains.
20 1934 Congress passes the Indian Reorganization Act which allows remaining Indian tribes to reorganize.
21 1935 Congress passes the Social Security Act, giving elder Americans Social Security money for the first time.
25 1939 Hollywood releases The Wizard of Oz, one of the first films to be made in color.
3 1917 Germany uses airplanes to drop bombs in the early stages of World War I -- the first major military use of airplanes.
5 1919 The Versailles Treaty marks the official end of World War I.
6 1920 Adolph Hitler begins to organize the Nazi party in Germany; The Ku Klux Klan launches a recruitment campaign using mass marketing techniques to gain 85,000 new recruits; the first commercial broadcast is made.
24 1938 Hitler annexes Anschluss into Germany. At the Munich Conference, Germany is given a portion of Czechoslovakia.
25 1939 Hitler takes over all of Czechoslovakia. On Sept. 1st, Germany invades Poland. On Sept. 3rd, Great Britain and France declare war on Germany. World War II has begun.
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Minnie Green
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James Edenfield
Born on January 2, 1916 and died on March 22, 2001
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