Elizabeth Ella Norrish

27 November 1899–6 November 1980 (Age 80)
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States

The Life of Elizabeth Ella

When Elizabeth Ella Norrish was born on 27 November 1899, in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, her father, Samuel Norrish, was 24 and her mother, Elizabeth Agnes Murray, was 22. She married James Harvey Petrey on 10 August 1916, in Hamilton, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Springfield, Hamilton, Ohio, United States in 1920 and Springfield Township, Hamilton, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. She died on 6 November 1980, in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Glendale, Springfield Township, Hamilton, Ohio, United States.

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James Harvey Petrey
Elizabeth Ella Norrish
Marriage: 10 August 1916
Harvey Samuel Petrey
Samuel G. Petrey
Donald L. Petrey
Virginia L. Petrey
Richard Roy Petrey
Louis J Petrey

Spouse and Children

10 August 1916
Hamilton, Ohio, United States


    Harvey Samuel Petrey


    Richard Roy Petrey


    Louis J Petrey


    Samuel G. Petrey


    Donald L. Petrey


+1 More Child

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 1

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 24

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English (Devon): variant of Morris 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Petrey in household of James Petrey, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Elizabeth Petrey in household of James Petrey, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elizabeth Petrey in household of James H Petrey, "United States Census, 1930"

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