Ella Augusta Gaslin

10 June 1869–9 July 1886 (Age 17)
Oak Grove Township, Anoka, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Ella Augusta

When Ella Augusta Gaslin was born on 10 June 1869, in Oak Grove Township, Anoka, Minnesota, United States, her father, Joseph LaForest Gaslin, was 32 and her mother, Celestia Jane Stevens, was 30. She died on 9 July 1886, in Oak Grove Township, Anoka, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 17, and was buried in West Oak Grove Cemetery, Oak Grove Township, Anoka, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph LaForest Gaslin
1836–1927
Celestia Jane Stevens
1839–1905
Hannah Isabelle Gaslin
1860–1934
William Alma Gaslin
1862–1885
George Alfred Gaslin
1864–1932
Charles Henry Gaslin
1866–1866
Nettie Gaslin
1867–1870
Ella Augusta Gaslin
1869–1886
Nettie Hattie Gaslin
1872–1886
Walter Gaslin
1875–1946
Joseph Albert Gaslin
1877–1939
Jennie Emma Gaslin
1879–1963
Ethel Stevens Gaslin
1883–1962

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 1

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 6

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

French: reduced form of the Germanic personal name Gaudelin.

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

Story Highlight

Anoka County Union, Anoka, Minnesota, July 14, 1886, p.7.

SAD DROWNING! THREE BEAUTIFUL YOUNG LADIES, THE VICTIMS. Seldom does it fall to the lot of a country journalist to chronicle so sad and terrible a catastrophe as that which occurred last Friday evenin …

Sources (3)

  • Ellie Gaslin in household of J L Gaslin, "Minnesota State Census, 1885"
  • Ella A Gaslin in household of Thos Gaslin, "Minnesota, State Census, 1875"
  • Ella Gaslin in household of Joseph Gaslin, "United States Census, 1880"

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