Susan Ellen Frisbie

23 February 1853–1938 (Age 84)
Brodhead, Green, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Susan Ellen

When Susan Ellen Frisbie was born on 23 February 1853, in Brodhead, Green, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Alden Frisbie, was 52 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 Spring Grove, Green, Wisconsin, United States in 1860. She died in 1938, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

George Richard Wissler
Susan Ellen Frisbie
Marriage: 30 May 1881
Clifton George Wissler
Margerie 'Brownie' Wissler

Spouse and Children

30 May 1881
Le Roy, Mower, Minnesota, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Alden Frisbie


    Anna Deliah Stone




    Mary Frisbe


    Eli Frisbie


    Dennis Frisbie



    Adalaide Frisbie


+2 More Children

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 spelling of Frisby .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Susan Frisby in household of Alden Frisby, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Susan Wissler, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Susan in entry for Marjorie B Schiendel, "Montana, Rosebud County Records, 1878-2011"

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