Gridley Bryant Beals

Brief Life History of Gridley Bryant

When Gridley Bryant Beals was born in January 1839, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Lewis Hamlen Beals, was 35 and his mother, Clarissa Soule, was 36. He married Ruth S. Brush in 1859, in Westford, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in St. Albans, Franklin, Vermont, United States for about 10 years and Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States for about 30 years. He died on 6 October 1907, at the age of 68, and was buried in Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States.

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Gridley Bryant Beals
Ruth S. Brush
Marriage: 1859
Albert W Beals
Cora M. Beal
Orissa Arissa Bruston Beal
Lizzie Sweetland Beals

Sources (23)

  • Gridley * Beals, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Gridley B. Beales - Published information: birth-name: Gridley B. Beales
  • Gridley B Beals, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915"

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Name Meaning

English: variant of Beale , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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