Harriet Ernestine Naylor

FemaleAugust 1856–19 January 1944

Brief Life History of Harriet Ernestine

When Harriet Ernestine Naylor was born in August 1856, in Ohio, United States, her father, Samuel Nailer, was 60 and her mother, Harriet Elizabeth Betts, was 41. She married James E Ross on 14 July 1875, in Milton Township, Wayne, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1920 and Culver City, Los Angeles, California, United States for about 10 years. She died on 19 January 1944, in Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 87.

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James E Ross
Harriet Ernestine Naylor
Marriage: 14 July 1875
Richard James Ross
Jessie Pearl Ross

Sources (15)

  • Ernestine Russel in household of Homer L Brice, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ernestine Russell, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Hattie E. Naylor, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 July 1875Milton Township, Wayne, Ohio, United States
  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (1)

    World Events (8)

    1857 · 7.9 Earthquake In Fort Tejon

    Age 1

    The Fort Tejon earthquake, on January 9, 1857, registered at 7.9, making it one of the largest earthquakes ever recorded in the United States. Only two people were killed, largely due to the sparse population in the area where the earthquake occurred. As a result of the large scale shaking, the Kern River was turned upstream and fish were stranded miles from Tulare Lake as the waters were rocked so far from its banks.

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

    Age 4

    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 23

    Historical Boundaries: 1879: Nance, Nebraska, United States

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): occupational name for a maker of nails, from Middle English nailer ‘nail maker’. This name was also taken to Ireland in the 17th century. Compare Nail .

    Americanized form (translation into English) of German Nahler, a variant of Nagler , and of French Cloutier . Compare Nailor .

    History: Some of the American bearers of the surname Naylor are descendants of Zacharie Cloutier from France, who was in QC by 1634 (see Cloutier ).

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

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