Grizella Margaret Mcilhattan

29 May 1848–29 May 1883 (Age 35)
Richland, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Grizella Margaret

When Grizella Margaret Mcilhattan was born on 29 May 1848, in Richland, Wisconsin, United States, her father, James McIlhattan, was 27 and her mother, Catherine B Bobb, was 22. She married Charles Wesley Rue on 30 November 1867, in Orion, Richland, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 29 May 1883, in Orion, Richland, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 35, and was buried in Indian Creek Cemetery, Orion, Richland, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Wesley Rue
1837–1928
Grizella Margaret Mcilhattan
1848–1883
Marriage: 30 November 1867
James Edwin Rue
1870–1912
Edwin Rue
1880–1880
Dor Rue
1873–1931
Mary Maria Rue
1874–1951
Charles Rue
1876–
Franklin Rue
1879–
Myron Rue
1881–
Max Rue
1883–1963

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 November 1867
Orion, Richland, Wisconsin, United States
children

(8)

    James Edwin Rue

    Male1870–1912Male

    Dor Rue

    Female1873–1931Female

    Female1874–1951Female

    Charles Rue

    Male1876–Male

    Franklin Rue

    Male1879–Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James McIlhattan

    Male1821–1884Male

    Catherine B Bobb

    Female1825–1903Female

siblings

(8)

    Mary Mc Ilhatton

    Female1840–1896Female

    Female1848–1883Female

    John B Mcilhattan

    Male1850–1925Male

    Edwin C Mcihattan

    Male1853–1864Male

    Thomas C McIlhattan

    Male1855–1918Male

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1854 · The Creation of the Republican Party

Age 6

A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim that the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.
1863

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 15

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

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Story Highlight

Charles Wesley and Grizella McIhattan Rue

Charles Wesley Rue went by the name of "Wesley" born in Bristol, Bucks, Pennsylvania around Sept 1837. He was the son of Lewis and Ann Stackhouse Rue. Wesley is youngest of 6 siblings. Wesley occupat …

Sources (3)

  • Grizelle Rue in household of Charles W Rue, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Grigella Margaretta Mcilhattin, "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911"
  • Gazelle Mcilhatten in entry for Rue, "Wisconsin Births and Christenings, 1826-1926"

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