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Elizabeth (Rockefeller) Strong (1866 - 1906)

Elizabeth "Bessie" Strong formerly Rockefeller
Born in Ohio, United Statesmap
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Wife of — married 22 Mar 1889 [location unknown]
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Died at age 40 in Cannes, Departement des Alpes-Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Francemap
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Biography

Elizabeth Rockefeller, daughter of John Rockefeller and Laura Spelman, was born in 1866[1] in Ohio. She lived with them and her younger sister Alice in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, in 1870.[2]

Elizabeth, daughter of John D. Rockefeller, married Charles A. Strong on 23 March 1889 in New York.[3][4]

Bessie and Charles applied for a passport.[5]

Elizabeth died on 14 November 1906 and was buried in Sleepy Hollow Cemetery in Sleepy Hollow, Westchester County, New York, United States.[6]

Bessie's mothers estate passed probate. Though Bessie is deceased, her daughter is mentioned in the will. [7]

Sources

  1. Entered by Michael Gabbard, Dec 3, 2012
  2. "United States Census, 1870," database with images, (FamilySearch Record: M6K2-ZN5 : accessed 29 March 2024) FamilySearch Image: S3HY-68F3-QNX, Entry for John Rockafellow and Laura C Rockafellow, 1870; citing Page: 5; Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Affiliate Publication Number: M593; Line: 1; Digital film/folder number: 004277718; FHL microfilm: 000552689; Image number: 9; Packet letter: A; Indexing batch: N01609-3.
  3. Marriage: "U.S., Newspapers.com Marriage Index, 1800s-current"
    Poughkeepsie Eagle-News; Publication Date: 23/ Mar/ 1889; Publication Place: Poughkeepsie, New York, USA; Clipping
    Ancestry Record 62116 #44712625 (accessed 22 November 2022)
    Kllxabeth Rockefeller marriage to Charles A. Strong on 23 Mar 1889 in New York.
  4. Marriage: "U.S., Newspapers.com Marriage Index, 1800s-current"
    The Nebraska State Journal; Publication Date: 23/ Mar/ 1889; Publication Place: Lincoln, Nebraska, USA; Clipping
    Ancestry Record 62116 #95919295 (accessed 22 November 2022)
    Bessie Rockefeller (23) marriage to Charles A. Strong on 23 Mar 1889 in New York.
  5. Passport Application: "U.S., Passport Applications, 1795-1925"
    National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Washington D.C.; Roll #: 33; Volume #: Volume 058: Germany
    Ancestry Sharing Link - Ancestry Record 1174 #451450360 (accessed 22 November 2022)
    Name: Bessie Strong; Gender: Female; Spouse: Charles A Strong.
  6. Burial: "Find a Grave," database with images, (Find A Grave: Memorial #73560388 : accessed 29 March 2024), Memorial page for Elizabeth A “Bessie” Rockefeller Strong (23 Aug 1866-14 Nov 1906), citing Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, Westchester County, New York, USA (plot: Section 28 Strong plot); Maintained by Mayflower Pilgrim 332 (contributor 47081711).
  7. Probate: "New York, U.S., Wills and Probate Records, 1659-1999"
    Record of Wills, 1665-1916; Index to Wills, 1662-1923 (New York County); Author: New York. Surrogate's Court (New York County)
    Ancestry Sharing Link - Ancestry Record 8800 #14808293 (accessed 22 November 2022)
    Bessie Rockfeller Strong probate.

See Also:

  • Marriage: "New York, New York, U.S., Extracted Marriage Index, 1866-1937"
    Index to New York City Marriages, 1866-1937. Indices prepared by the Italian Genealogical Group and the German Genealogy Group, and used with permission of the New York City Department of Records/Municipal Archives
    Ancestry Record 9105 #946396 (accessed 22 November 2022)
    Bessie Rockefeller marriage to Charles Strong on 22 Mar 1889 in Manhattan, New York, USA.

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