Francis Ellen Plunske

1 February 1891–9 December 1961 (Age 70)

The Life of Francis Ellen

When Francis Ellen Plunske was born on 1 February 1891, in Germany, her father, Herman Plunske, was 38 and her mother, Rose, was 38. She had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Arthur Joseph Grimord. She lived in New Haven, Connecticut, United States in 1900 and Meriden, New Haven, Connecticut, United States in 1910. She died on 9 December 1961, in New Britain, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Meriden, New Haven, Connecticut, United States.

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Arthur Joseph Grimord
Francis Ellen Plunske
Stella Marie Grimord
Joseph Henry Grimord
Claire Dorethy Grimord

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Parents and Siblings

    Herman Plunske






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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1900 · First U.S.  Navy Submarine Constructed

Age 9

The USS Holland was the first commissioned submarine. It was named after John Philip Holland. It had been laid down in November of 1896 and launched a year later. It was acquired and commissioned in 1900 and decommissioned five years later. The submarine was finally sold in 1913 and put on display until it was scrapped in 1932.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 19

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

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  • Francis Plunske in household of Herman Plunske, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Francis Plunski in household of Heman Plunski, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ellen Grimord in entry for Claire Grimord D'Agostino, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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