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
Grace Elizabeth Huestis
Marriage: 29 April 1918
Herbert E. Burrows
Florence Alta Burrows
Helen E Burrows
Janet E Burrows
Florence Alta Burrows

Spouse and Children

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


    Herbert E. Burrows



    Florence Alta Burrows


    Helen E Burrows


    Janet E Burrows


Parents and Siblings

    Horton Elmer Huestis


    Alta E. Stiles




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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.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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