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Elizabeth Lillian (Lizzie) REES

Elizabeth Lillian (Lizzie) REES

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  • Name Elizabeth Lillian (Lizzie) REES 
    Birth 13 Sep 1869  Llangollen, Denbighshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Burial 1955  Milford, Kosciusko County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Death 25 Aug 1955  Elkhart, Elkhart, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I19  Smith Smyth Schmidt Smythe Smitt
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    Father Evan REES,   b. 27 Jan 1842, Llangollen, Denbighshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 12 Jan 1913, 60 Princess Road, Manchester, England Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Mary JONES,   b. 13 Nov 1838, Llidiart-y-Parc, Glyndyfrdwy, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 30 Dec 1885, Birkenhead, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 47 years) 
    23 Dec 1864  Wrexham, Denbighshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F55  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charles William SMITH,   b. 7 Apr 1864, Cayuga County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 28 Nov 1940, Oswego, Kosciusko County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 76 years) 
    Marriage 20 Aug 1900  Grand Haven, Ottawa County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1910  Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1930  Milford, Kosciusko County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Walter Roberts SMITH,   b. 2 May 1908, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 4 Oct 1995, Evansville,Vanderburgh County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2012 Help 
    Family ID F25  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 13 Sep 1869 - Llangollen, Denbighshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 20 Aug 1900 - Grand Haven, Ottawa County, Michigan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - C William Smith 46 NY PA NY Elizabeth L Smith 39 Marjorie R Smith 8 C William Smith Jr 6 Veta F Smith 4 Walter R Smith 1 11.12 - 1910 - Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - C William Smith 65 NY Elizabeth SMith 59 Veta F Smith 24 Theodore E Smith 18 - 1930 - Milford, Kosciusko County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 1955 - Milford, Kosciusko County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 25 Aug 1955 - Elkhart, Elkhart, Indiana Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Arrived at Ellis Island 13 Jun 1892 on the ship, “Etruria”. She was listed as 22 years old and she was a “spinster”. Her port of departure was Liverpool, England. Her destination was Chicago. She brought 3 bags with her. In 1900 she is is living on N. Clark St. (same street as her future husband). She is a boarder with the Niblo family and her occupation is listed as dressmaker. Elizabeth must have had a misscarriage sometime in 1901 because her brother, David mentions it in a letter., ,