Louise Mae Telford

1912–1956 (Age 43)
Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States

The Life of Louise Mae

When Louise Mae Telford was born on 14 November 1912, in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, her father, John Daniel Telford, was 32 and her mother, Effie Mae Clark, was 24. She married Dale Ewing Griffith on 21 March 1933, in Maricopa, Arizona, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Supervisorial District 2, Maricopa, Arizona, United States in 1940. She died on 20 September 1956, in Olmsted, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 43.

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Family Time Line

Louise Mae Telford
Dale Ewing Griffith
Marriage: 21 March 1933
Dale E. Griffith

Spouse & Children

  • Female1912–1956Female

  • Dale Ewing Griffith


21 March 1933
Maricopa, Arizona, United States


  • Dale E. Griffith


Parents & Siblings



World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1919 · Mesa Arizona Latter-day Saint Temple Announced

Age 7

The Mesa Arizona Latter-day Saint Temple was announced on October 3, 1919. Don Carlos Young and Ramm Hansen were chosen to design the temple. The Mesa, Arizona temple was the first temple to be built in Arizona.

Age 15

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English (Northumbria): not, as its form would imply, a habitational name, even though there is a place in Shropshire so called, but a variant of Telfer , assimilated to the pattern of habitational names in -ford. The Shropshire place is a new town, named after the celebrated Scottish civil engineer Thomas Telford ( 1757–1834 ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Louise M Griffeth in household of Dale E Griffeth, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Louise Telford in household of John Telford, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Louise M Telford in household of John D Telford, "United States Census, 1930"

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