Ella Amanda Beebe

25 February 1855–18 November 1938 (Age 83)
Canaan, Canaan, Columbia, New York, United States

The Life of Ella Amanda

When Ella Amanda Beebe was born on 25 February 1855, in Canaan, Canaan, Columbia, New York, United States, her father, Lineus Dwight Beebe, was 26 and her mother, Mary Caswell Blinn, was 28. She married John Graham Wilson on 1 October 1876, in Canaan, Canaan, Columbia, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 18 November 1938, in Canaan, Canaan, Columbia, New York, United States, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

John Graham Wilson
Ella Amanda Beebe
Marriage: 1 October 1876
Harry L Wilson
Bertha M. Wilson
Camilla Irene Wilson
Ernest H. Wilson

Spouse and Children

1 October 1876
Canaan, Canaan, Columbia, New York, United States


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 8

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

Age 8

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.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 26

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.

Name Meaning

English (Midlands): probably a variant of Beeby .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ella A Wilson in household of John G Wilson, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Ella A Wilson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ella A Wilson, "United States Census, 1930"

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