Ella Louise Griswold

1846–1914 (Age 68)
Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Ella Louise

When Ella Louise Griswold was born in 1846, in Wisconsin, United States, her father, Lucian Griswold, was 21 and her mother, Lucy Jane Lewis, was 19. She married Albert Martin Forbes on 9 June 1874, in Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Evanston, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1919. She died in 1914, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albert Martin Forbes
1840–1902
Ella Louise Griswold
1846–1914
Marriage: 9 June 1874
Fred A Forbes
1875–1936
Mabel L. Forbes
1876–
Grace Mucia Forbes
1878–1953
Ruth Forbes
1883–1970

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 June 1874
Cook, Illinois, United States
children

(4)

    Fred A Forbes

    Male1875–1936Male

    Mabel L. Forbes

    Female1876–Female

    Grace Mucia Forbes

    Female1878–1953Female

    Female1883–1970Female

Parents and Siblings

    Lucian Griswold

    Male1825–1873Male

    Lucy Jane Lewis

    Female1827–1903Female

siblings

(8)

    Female1846–1914Female

    Harriet P Griswold

    Female1856–1915Female

    George R. Griswold

    Male1858–1884Male

    George Griswold

    Male1859–Male

    Edwin S. Griswold

    Male1864–1893Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 0

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1848 · Chicago Board of Trade

Age 2

Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and is open 22 hours per day . 
1865

Age 19

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Griswolds Farm in Snitterfield, Warwickshire, which is probably named with Old English grēosn ‘gravel’ + weald ‘woodland’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ella L Forbes in household of Albert M Forbes, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ella Forbes in household of Albert Forbes, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Ella Forbes in household of Albert M Forbes, "United States Census, 1880"

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