Margaret Ellen (Daisy) Denniston

15 January 1883–3 February 1953 (Age 70)
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Margaret Ellen (Daisy)

When Margaret Ellen (Daisy) Denniston was born on 15 January 1883, in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, William Denniston, was 35 and her mother, Agnes McIntyre, was 29. She married Frank Aloysius Smith on 25 June 1902, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 3 February 1953, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 70.

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Frank Aloysius Smith
Margaret Ellen (Daisy) Denniston
Marriage: 25 June 1902
Helen T Smith
Agnes Anna Smith
Margaret Jacqueline Smith
Mary Smith
Frank Raymond Smith
Joseph Smith

Spouse and Children

25 June 1902
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    William Denniston


    Agnes McIntyre




World Events (8)

1885 · The World's First Skyscraper

Age 2

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 19

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Danzielstoun in Renfrewshire, named with the personal name Daniel (for the phonetic significance of the -z-, see Dalzell ) + Middle English toun, tone ‘settlement’ (Old English tūn).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Daisie Johnson in household of John Johnson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Daisy Smith in household of Frank Smith, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Daisy Smith in household of Frank A Smith, "United States Census, 1930"

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