Edith Elizabeth Ansell

1878–1943 (Age 65)
Essex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Edith Elizabeth

When Edith Elizabeth Ansell was born on 13 September 1878, in Essex, England, United Kingdom, her father, Edwin George Ansell, was 22 and her mother, Mary Ann Knopp, was 21. She married Albert Herman Chrysler on 15 September 1896, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Battleford, Saskatchewan, Canada in 1911 and Saskatchewan, Canada in 1916. She died on 31 December 1943, in New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 65, and was buried in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Edith Elizabeth Ansell
1878–1943
Albert Herman Chrysler
1866–1957
Marriage: 15 September 1896
Albert Edwin Chrysler
1897–1974
Edna Marilla Kate Crysler
1898–1984
Marilla Kate Chrysler
1898–1984
Christopher Columbus Chrysler
1900–1974
Mary Edith Crysler
1901–1975
Eva Kathleen Chrysler
1902–2003
Herman Chrysler
1904–1963
Georgina Francis Chrysler
1907–1971
Annie Laurie Chrysler
1909–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
15 September 1896
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
children

(9)

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Parents & Siblings

  • Edwin George Ansell

    Male1855–1928Male

  • Mary Ann Knopp

    Female1857–1932Female

siblings

(11)

  • Stephen Lordon

    Male1876–Male

  • Female1878–1943Female

  • Female1879–1953Female

  • Susan Annie Ansell

    Female1881–Female

  • Amelia Alice Ansell

    Female1883–1951Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 2

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 6

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 26

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

1 English and German: from a vernacular form of the personal name Anselmus ( see Anselm ).2 Swedish: compound name composed of an unexplained first element (perhaps part of a place name) + the common surname ending -ell, which is from the Latin adjectival ending -elius.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Edith E Knopp in household of Edwin G Ansell, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Morelle Nuller in household of Herbert Nuller, "Canada Census, 1916"
  • Edith Chrysler in household of Albert Chrysler, "Canada Census, 1916"

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