Susan Ellen Frisbie

Female23 February 1853–1938

Brief Life History of Susan Ellen

When Susan Ellen Frisbie was born on 23 February 1853, in Brodhead, Green, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Alden Frisbie, was 53 and her mother, Anna Deliah Stone, was 31. She married George Richard Wissler on 30 May 1881, in Le Roy, Mower, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Stillwater, King, Washington, United States in 1885 and Dayton, Sheridan, Wyoming, United States in 1910. She died in 1938, at the age of 85, and was buried in Sheridan, Sheridan, Wyoming, United States.

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George Richard Wissler
Susan Ellen Frisbie
Marriage: 30 May 1881
Clifton George Wissler
Margie B Wissler

Sources (17)

  • Susan Whistler in household of Geo Whistler, "Minnesota State Census, 1885"
  • Susan Frisbie in entry for Robert G. Schaudel and Margie B. Spang, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"
  • Susan Frisby in household of Harry Butcher, "United States Census, 1870"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 May 1881Le Roy, Mower, Minnesota, United States
  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Creation of the Republican Party

    Age 1

    A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim that the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.


    Age 10

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

    Age 23

    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Frisby .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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