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
Albert Herman Chrysler
Marriage: 15 September 1896
Albert Edwin Chrysler
Edna Marilla Kate Crysler
Marilla Kate Chrysler
Christopher Columbus Chrysler
Mary Edith Crysler
Eva Kathleen Chrysler
Herman Chrysler
Georgina Francis Chrysler
Annie Laurie Chrysler

Spouse & Children

15 September 1896
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada


+4 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Edwin George Ansell


  • Mary Ann Knopp




  • Stephen Lordon


  • Female1878–1943Female

  • Female1879–1953Female

  • Susan Annie Ansell


  • Amelia Alice Ansell


+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.

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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