Grace Elizabeth Huestis

September 1896–December 1983 (Age 87)
Crown Point, Essex, New York, United States

The Life of Grace Elizabeth

When Grace Elizabeth Huestis was born in September 1896, in Crown Point, Crown Point, Essex, New York, United States, her father, Horton Elmer Huestis, was 43 and her mother, Alta E. Stiles, was 42. She married Herbert William Burrows on 29 April 1918, in Essex, Essex, Essex, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in Crown Point, Essex, New York, United States in 1940. She died in December 1983, at the age of 87, and was buried in Crown Point, Essex, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Herbert William Burrows
1885–
Grace Elizabeth Huestis
1896–1983
Marriage: 29 April 1918
Herbert E. Burrows
1918–1991
Florence Alta Burrows
Helen E Burrows
Janet E Burrows
Florence Alta Burrows
1920–1981

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 April 1918
Essex, Essex, Essex, New York, United States
children

(5)

    Herbert E. Burrows

    Male1918–1991Male

    Female1920–1981Female

    Florence Alta Burrows

    FemaleFemale

    Helen E Burrows

    FemaleFemale

    Janet E Burrows

    FemaleFemale

Parents and Siblings

    Horton Elmer Huestis

    Male1853–Male

    Alta E. Stiles

    Female1853–Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 21

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 23

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps a variant of English Eustace . Compare Heustis .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Grace E Heustis in household of Horton Heustis, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Grce E Huestis in household of Horton E Huestis, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Grace E Huestis in household of Elmer Huestis, "United States Census, 1900"

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