|Birth: ||Jan. 12, 1870|
|Death: ||Nov. 5, 1933|
Los Angeles County
American reformer and public official, a strong influence on behalf of woman suffrage and an important figure in securing and enforcing labour standards both in California and at the federal level.
. Wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Katherine_Philips_Edson)
. Encyclopedia brittanica (http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/179402/Katherine-Philips-Edson)
. California History, vol 65, #2, Jun 1986 "A California Stateswoman: the Public Career of Katherine Philips Edson"
. Her papers are stored at the UCLA library.
William Hunter Philips (1824 - 1888)
Harriet Carlin Philips (1840 - 1915)
Charles Farwell Edson (1863 - 1936)
Charles Farwell Edson (1905 - 1988)*
Philips J. Edson (1896 - 1939)*
David P Philips (1852 - 1926)**
Katherine Philips Edson (1870 - 1933)
Carlin Philips (1871 - 1945)*
Created by: Rhonda Hammer
Record added: Aug 20, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21042902
Katherine, I'm doing a biography on you for school and you are amazing. Thank you so much changing rights for women|
Added: Feb. 10, 2013
Glad to have found you Great Grandmother Katherine. Hope to visit you and Grandfather in Gazelle soon.|
Added: Aug. 20, 2011
Added: Dec. 22, 2007