Ella M Grim

Female18 November 1878–15 November 1966

Brief Life History of Ella M

When Ella M Grim was born on 18 November 1878, in Island Creek, Jefferson, Ohio, United States, her father, Alexander C. Grimm, was 33 and her mother, Martha Jane Philips, was 30. She married Frank Weir on 30 June 1907, in Jefferson, Ohio, United States. She lived in Island Creek Township, Jefferson, Ohio, United States in 1900. She died on 15 November 1966, at the age of 87.

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Frank Weir
Ella M Grim
Marriage: 30 June 1907

Sources (8)

  • Ella M Grim in household of Alaxander Grim, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ella Grim, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • Ella M. Grim, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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  • Marriage
    30 June 1907Jefferson, Ohio, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 3

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

    Age 4

    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

    1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

    Age 23

    President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

    Name Meaning

    Dutch and German variant of Grimm .

    English: from the Middle English personal name Grim (Old Norse Grímr, originally an epithet of the god Óthinn with the meaning ‘masked person’ or ‘shape-changer’). The name may have been bestowed on male children in an attempt to secure the protection of the god.

    English: alternatively, a nickname from Middle English grim ‘fierce, grim’ (compare Grimm ).

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

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