Edson Benjamin Ambrose

1 January 1863–13 August 1947 (Age 84)
Delaware, Ohio, United States

The Life of Edson Benjamin

When Edson Benjamin Ambrose was born on 1 January 1863, in Delaware, Ohio, United States, his father, William A. Ambrose, was 28 and his mother, Delia A. Manter, was 28. He married Rosetta Mae Garrett on 3 July 1886, in Marion, Marion, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Ohio, United States in 1870 and Marion, Marion Township, Marion, Ohio, United States for about 20 years. He died on 13 August 1947, in Marion, Marion, Ohio, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Chapel Heights Memorial Gardens, Bellaire Gardens, Marion, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edson Benjamin Ambrose
1863–1947
Rosetta Mae Garrett
1867–1949
Marriage: 3 July 1886
Vinton Edward Ambrose
1887–1970
Laura Harris
1889–
William Earnest Ambrose
1892–
Debs Alger Ambrose
1896–1949
Marabelle Ambrose Fitch
1903–
Ben Leroy Ambrose
1905–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 July 1886
Marion, Marion, Ohio, United States
children

(6)

    Male1887–1970Male

    Laura Harris

    Female1889–Female

    William Earnest Ambrose

    Male1892–Male

    Male1896–1949Male

    Marabelle Ambrose Fitch

    Female1903–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    William A. Ambrose

    Male1835–1864Male

    Delia A. Manter

    Female1835–1930Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1863

Age 0

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 0

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1886

Age 23

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Greek: Immortal, divine, godlike. Brush is a baptismal name corrupted from Ambrose. Ammoross is a corruption of Ambrose. Emrys is the Welsh form.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edward B Ambrose, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Eddie Ambrose in household of Daniel Martin, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Edison B Ambrose, "United States Census, 1940"

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