Frances Bonsall

1872–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Frances

When Frances Bonsall was born in 1872, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Samuel Bonsall, was 31 and her mother, Mary Ellen Landis, was 26. She lived in Walker Township, Juniata, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Bonsall
1841–1872
Mary Ellen Landis
1846–1937
Sarah M Bonsall
1865–1934
Luella Lydia Bonsall
1870–1966
Frances Bonsall
1872–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 0

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 5

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 31

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Derbyshire recorded in Domesday Book as Bunteshale ‘nook or corner of land (Old English halh) of a man called Bunt’.

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

Possible Related Names

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  • Frances Bonsal in household of Isaac Etka, "United States Census, 1880"

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