Esther Edith Graham

4 February 1864–31 July 1942 (Age 78)
Fennimore, Grant, Wisconsin, United States

The Life Summary of Esther Edith

Esther Edith Graham was born on 4 February 1864, in Fennimore, Grant, Wisconsin, United States as the daughter of Robert H Graham and Marie Antoinette Bliss. She married Leo Alford on 11 November 1882, in Grant, Wisconsin, United States. She lived in Seattle, King, Washington, United States in 1910 and Juanita, King, Washington, United States for about 10 years. She died on 31 July 1942, in Fort Steilacoom, Pierce, Washington, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Lake View Cemetery, Seattle, King, Washington, United States.

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Leo Alford
Esther Edith Graham
Marriage: 11 November 1882

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World Events (8)

Age 1
Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented
Age 3
A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.
Age 22
Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Gaelic: From the Gaelic words "gruama," meaning surly, stern, morose, dark, gloomy; "gruamach," meaning surly, stern, frowning, grim; or "gruaimean," meaning a surly man, a man with a frowning visage

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  • Esther Ehlman in household of Oscar F Ehlman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Esther E Mckinney in household of Alfred M Mckinney, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Esther Mckinney in household of Mckinney, "United States Census, 1880"

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