Aimee Adeline Risse

December 1873–23 June 1966 (Age 92)
New York, United States

The Life of Aimee Adeline

When Aimee Adeline Risse was born in December 1873, in New York, United States, her father, Louis Aloys Risse, was 23 and her mother, Susan Madelaine Crowe, was 20. She married Floyd Mortimer Lord on 31 October 1894, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States for about 5 years and Queens, New York City, New York, United States in 1930. She died on 23 June 1966, at the age of 92.

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Family Time Line

Floyd Mortimer Lord
Aimee Adeline Risse
Marriage: 31 October 1894
Elaine Risse Lord
Louis Risse Lord
Eliza Frances Lord
Floyd Mortimer Lord Jr.
Charles Sargeant Lord

Spouse and Children

31 October 1894
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States


    Elaine Risse Lord



    Eliza Frances Lord


    Floyd Mortimer Lord Jr.


    Charles Sargeant Lord


Parents and Siblings

    Louis Aloys Risse


    Susan Madelaine Crowe




    Lousia Risse



    Louis Risse


    Charles E Risse


    Milton Rissa


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

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.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 2

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 25

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

German:1. variant of Riss . 2. perhaps a habitational name for someone from Rissen, west of Hamburg. Bahlow identifies riss as a word meaning ‘swamp’, ‘marsh’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Aimee Lord in household of Floyd Lord, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Anna Lord in household of Floyd T Lord, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Aimee Lord in household of Floyd M Lord, "United States Census, 1930"

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