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Swingle, Edward Earle, 1905-1957



  • Existence: 1905 - 1957

Biographical History

Edward Earle Swingle (1905-1957) was an executive secretary in California.

Edward Earle Swingle was born on February 14, 1905, to Albert Edward Swingle and Hallie Eliza Thatcher in Chicago, Illinois. After spending his childhood in Calumet City, Illinois, at the age of 25 he moved from Illinois to Los Angeles. In 1932 he met and married his Lorraine Kendrick, and they later had three children. He worked as an executive secretary at the University of California, Los Angeles. He and his family lived in Los Angeles and Inglewood. Swingle died of cancer on April 29, 1957, and was buried in San Pedro, California.

Citation:, via WWW, April 18. 2016 (Edward Earle Swingle; Edward E. Swingle; Earle Swingle; b. Feb. 14, 1905; lived in Inglewood, Calif.; attended University of California, Los Angeles; later served as an executive secretary at the university; d. April 29, 1957)

Deseret News, via WWW, April 18, 2016 (Lorraine Margaret Kendrick Swingle, cause of Earle's death was cancer)

Familysearch, via WWW, May 26, 2016 (Edward Earle Swingle; Edward E. Swingle; b. in Chicago, Ill.; d. Los Angeles, Calif.)

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Lloyd and Kay L. Harline family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8814
Scope and Contents Contains a genealogy of the Harline family starting from their ancestors' travels to the United States, audio and video tapes of recorded music and family events like graduations, vacations, and holidays, scrapbooks detailing the lives of the families of Lorraine Kendrick, Kay Swingle Harline, and Earle Swings, and printed music scores composed by Lloyd Harline, Sr. Also contains later materials from the life of Lloyd and Kay, such as a mission plaque, recipes, journals, family home evening...
Dates: 1862-2015; Majority of material found within 1920-2015