Elizabeth Ison

1853–7 October 1936 (Age 83)
Carter, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Ison was born in 1853, in Carter, Kentucky, United States, her father, Charles France Ison, was 23 and her mother, Sarah A. Hamilton, was 22. She married Walter William Griffith in 1871, in Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Magisterial District 8 Riverton, Greenup, Kentucky, United States in 1910 and Greenup, Kentucky, United States in 1920. She died on 7 October 1936, in Greenup, Greenup, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Walter William Griffith
Elizabeth Ison
Marriage: 1871
Henry Martin Griffith
Robert Lee Griffith
Charley Griffith
Alifair Griffith
Lula Belle Griffith
John William Griffith
Jesse Griffith

Spouse and Children

Kentucky, United States


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World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 7

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 8

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 22

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

English: patronymic or metronymic from the Middle English personal name Ida , which was used for both sexes.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Isom in household of Charles Isom, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elizabeth Griffith in household of Wm W Griffith, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Elizabeth Ison in household of Charles Ison, "United States Census, 1870"

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