|Birth: ||Dec. 7, 1902|
|Death: ||Nov., 1976|
Born in Dundee Scotland, Edward was the seventh son of the seventh son. He was the youngest of 12 children born to Charles MackIntosh (original spelling) and Jessie Mitchell (both buried in the Bloomfield Cemetery, NJ). Edward "Americanized" his last name when he immigrated to the United States in 1920 at the age of 17. He sailed on the Kaiserin Auguste Victoria out of Liverpool, England on June 5, 1920. He processed through Ellis Island and was delayed there for 10 days due to bloodshot eyes.
After settling in Newark, NJ, Edward attended the Newark College for engineering where he earned his degree. He worked for Public Service Power and Light until his retirement.
Edward was married to Myrtle Alida Eggleston on Oct 21, 1933. They had two children: Barbara Kathryn and Bruce Edward. The marriage ended in divorce. Edward was married a second time to Veronica Puppo on May 29, 1948. They lived together in Livingston, NJ until retirement to Lake Worth Florida in the fall of 1964.
Edward died in Nov 1976 of complications due to heart disease at the hospital in Lake Worth.
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
Specifically: Ashes scattered into the Atlantic Ocean by Edwards son Bruce.
Created by: APG85
Record added: Aug 09, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15197082
|Photos may be scaled.|
Click on image for full size.