Captain Edward Everett Hazlett, Jr

Captain Edward Everett Hazlett, Jr

Male 1892 - 1958  (66 years)

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  • Name Edward Everett Hazlett 
    Prefix Captain 
    Suffix Jr 
    Also called Swede 
    Born 29 Feb 1892  Abilene, Dickinson County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military Service World War I, US Military Find all individuals with events at this location 
    WOLLD WAR 1: 1917-1918 served aboard the U.S.S. Leondias, 1920s Served in the submarine service, Mid 1930s Served in the Navy Department, Washington, D.C., 1939 Retired from active duty due to disability, 1939-1944 Called back to Naval duty as instructor at the Naval Academy, 1946 Professor of Military Science for the Navy at University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 1946 Retired. 
    Education Abilene High School and Saint John's Military Academy, Delafield, Wisconsin 1907 to 1911, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis Maryland 1911-1915 
    Biographical Swede Hazlett was a close lifelong friend of Dwight David Eisenhower, they were schoolmates, The President attended his funeral at Arlington. White House Press Secretary, James C. Hagerty said the President's news conference would be held earlier, at 10:00AM so that he could go to Arlington at 11:00AM for Services. Both Dwight Eisenhower and Edward E, Hazlett grew up in Abilene Kansas, and the friendship they developed lasted until Hazlett's death in 1958. Eisenhower credits Hazlett in convincing him to apply for an appointment to the Naval Academy, and when that didn't work out to West Point, Thus Hazlett had a Career in the Navy and Eisenhower pursued his in the Army.  
    Witness Find A Grave #49201010 
    Died 02 Nov 1958  Bethesda, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Cancer 
    Buried 05 Nov 1958  Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I282005  Strausstown Roots | ~DavidMoyer
    Last Modified 13 Mar 2019 

    Father Edward Everett Hazlett, MD,   b. 10 Jan 1852, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1915, Brookfield, Linn County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Alice Elizabeth Mott,   b. 23 Oct 1857, Glens Falls, Warren County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1928, Long Beach, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 16 Jun 1885  Glens Falls, Warren County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F90247  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Elizabeth Yates,   b. 30 Jan 1907, Chapel Hill, Orange County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Apr 2007, Chapel Hill, Orange County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years) 
    Married 1927 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Hazlett,   b. 1928,   d. 10 May 2014, Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     2. Alice Hazlett,   b. 30 Oct 1931, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Oahu, Hawaii Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Feb 2013, Chapel Hill, Orange County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 25 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F93333  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart


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