Ella Lucille Sisson

Female13 October 1896–13 March 1939

Brief Life History of Ella Lucille

When Ella Lucille Sisson was born on 13 October 1896, in Gibson, Indiana, United States, her father, Ira Harvey Sisson, was 40 and her mother, Cynthia Ann Nolan, was 34. She married Samuel Clinton Ingram on 29 September 1908, in Gibson, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Washington Township, Gibson, Indiana, United States in 1900 and Mount Carmel Precinct, Wabash, Illinois, United States for about 19 years. She died on 13 March 1939, in Mount Carmel, Wabash, Illinois, United States, at the age of 42, and was buried in Wabash, Illinois, United States.

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Samuel Clinton Ingram
Ella Lucille Sisson
Marriage: 29 September 1908
Ernest Harvey Ingram
Lloyd Arthur Ingram
Annabel Ingram

Sources (13)

  • Ella E Sisson in household of Elvin Furgeson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ella Lucille Ingram, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"
  • Ella N Sisson, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 September 1908Gibson, Indiana, United States
  • Children (3)

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    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)

    1898 · War with the Spanish

    Age 2

    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

    Age 10

    The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.

    1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

    Age 12

    Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

    Name Meaning


    from the Middle English female personal name Sis(se), Cisse, a pet form of Cecily (see Sisley ) + -son.

    variant of Syson, a habitational name from Syston (Leicestershire), from a short form of an Old English personal name such as Sigehǣth or Sigefrith + Old English tūn ‘farmstead, estate’.

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

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