Eva Blanche Fitts

August 1885–from 1909 to 1976 (Age 23)
Sparta, Kent, Michigan, United States

The Life of Eva Blanche

When Eva Blanche Fitts was born in August 1885, in Sparta, Kent, Michigan, United States, her father, Charles Harrison Fitts, was 34 and her mother, Ida Eunice Pierson, was 30. She had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Edward Gregory. She lived in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States in 1910. She died from 1909 to 1976, at the age of 91.

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Family Time Line

Edward Gregory
1884–
Eva Blanche Fitts
1885–1976
Donald Gregory
1911–
Myra Gregory
1915–

Spouse and Children

children

(2)

    Donald Gregory

    Male1911–Male

    Myra Gregory

    Female1915–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (3)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1887 · The Bagley Memorial Fountain

Age 2

"The Bagley Memorial Fountain was erected in 1887 with funds from the estate of John Judson Bagley. Bagley's will ordered the construction of the drinking fountain which would provide the people of Detroit ""water cold and pure as the coldest mountain stream."" H.H. Richards was the architect for the Romanesque-style, pink granite, lionhead fountain. It is engraved with the words, ""TESTAMENTARY GIFT FOR THE PEOPLE FROM JOHN JUDSON BAGLEY A.D. MDCCCLXXXVII""."

Name Meaning

English: most probably a patronymic from Fitt , or perhaps a variant spelling of Fitz .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Blanche Gregory in household of Ed Gregory, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Blanche Gregory in household of Edward Gregory, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Blanch Fitts in household of C H Fitts, "United States Census, 1900"

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