Ida Dell Sills

1879–7 May 1924 (Age 45)
Lagro, Wabash, Indiana, United States

The Life of Ida Dell

When Ida Dell Sills was born in 1879, in Lagro, Wabash, Indiana, United States, her father, William Sills, was 43 and her mother, Sarah Grimes, was 28. She married Samuel Edward Harrell on 8 August 1900. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Wabash, Wabash, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. She died on 7 May 1924, in Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States, at the age of 45.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Edward Harrell
Ida Dell Sills
Marriage: 8 August 1900
Bessie Harrell
Leona Harrell

Spouse and Children

    Samuel Edward Harrell



8 August 1900


    Bessie Harrell



Parents and Siblings

    William Sills


    Sarah Grimes




+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 17

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Sill .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ida Spray in household of Pearl Spray, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ida Spray in household of Pearl Spray, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ida Dell Sills in household of William Sills, "United States Census, 1880"

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