Fannie Caldona Grissom

10 May 1882–24 November 1954 (Age 72)
Barren, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Fannie Caldona

When Fannie Caldona Grissom was born on 10 May 1882, in Barren, Kentucky, United States, her father, William Henry Grissom, was 47 and her mother, Sarah Jane Hutchens Williams, was 41. She lived in Barr Township, Macoupin, Illinois, United States in 1900 and Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1953. She died on 24 November 1954, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Grissom
1835–1892
Sarah Jane Hutchens Williams
1840–1901
Almeda Lucas Grissom
1867–1939
Martha Susan Grisham
1869–1945
Mary Ann Elizabeth Grissom
1872–1938
Samuel David Grisham
1874–1953
Sarah Jane Grissom
1876–1901
Benjamin Henry Grisham
1878–1954
Fannie Caldona Grissom
1882–1954

Parents and Siblings

    William Henry Grissom

    Male1835–1892Male

    Sarah Jane Hutchens Williams

    Female1840–1901Female

siblings

(7)

    Almeda Lucas Grissom

    Female1867–1939Female

    Martha Susan Grisham

    Female1869–1945Female

    Mary Ann Elizabeth Grissom

    Female1872–1938Female

    Samuel David Grisham

    Male1874–1953Male

    Sarah Jane Grissom

    Female1876–1901Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 10

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 19

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

English: diminutive of Grice 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Fannie Guy, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Mrs Fanny Guy in entry for Sam D Grisham, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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