Ella May Green

24 May 1907–31 October 1981 (Age 74)
Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States

The Life of Ella May

When Ella May Green was born on 24 May 1907, in Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States, her father, Robert Green, was 47 and her mother, Esther Ann Adams, was 41. She married Rulon Joseph Fisher on 17 June 1926, in Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 31 October 1981, in Kimberly, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Ketchum Cemetery, Ketchum, Blaine, Idaho, United States.

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Rulon Joseph Fisher
Ella May Green
Marriage: 17 June 1926
Ella May Fisher

Spouse and Children

17 June 1926
Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1908 · Utah's First National Monument

Age 1

Natural Bridges National Monument was designated a National Monument in 1908 by President Theodore Roosevelt. It is Utah’s first National Monument but didn’t get many visitors until after the uranium boom of the 1950s. Today the Monument and its park became the first International Dark Sky Park certified by the International Dark-Sky Association.

Age 20

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 English: one of the most common and widespread of English surnames, either a nickname for someone who was fond of dressing in this color (Old English grēne) or who had played the part of the ‘Green Man’ in the May Day celebrations, or a topographic name for someone who lived near a village green, Middle English grene (a transferred use of the color term). In North America this name has no doubt assimilated cognates from other European languages, notably German Grün ( see Gruen ).2 Jewish (American): Americanized form of German Grün or Yiddish Grin, Ashkenazic ornamental names meaning ‘green’ or a short form of any of the numerous compounds with this element.3 Irish: translation of various Gaelic surnames derived from glas ‘gray’, ‘green’, ‘blue’. See also Fahey .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ella Fisher in household of Rulon Fisher, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ella M Green in household of Robert Green, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ella M Green in household of Robert Green, "United States Census, 1910"

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