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Eleanor Lee  Chiswell

Eleanor Lee Chiswell

Female - Yes, date unknown

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  • Name Eleanor Lee Chiswell  [1
    Born Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I1260  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 31 May 2010 

    Father William Thomas Chiswell,   b. 14 Oct 1845, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1930  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Mary Elizabeth Ball,   b. 4 Jan 1844, Loudoun Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1915  (Age 71 years) 
    Married Y  [2
    Family ID F321  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • (Research):These newspaper stories may apply to a different Eleanor Chiswell:

      According to the «i»Montgomery County [MD] Sentinel,«/i» p. 3 (17 Jun 1897), "The commencement exercises of the Briarley Hall Seminary were held on the 8th. The names mentioned are ... Eleanor Chiswell,...." John D. Bowman, «i»Guide to Selections from the Montgomery County [MD] Sentinel, 1897 - 1901«/i», p. 63 (2007).

      Two years later the same newspaper reported, «i»ibid«/i», p. 3 (16 Jun 1899), that "The closing exercises at Briarley Hall school were held June 6th. The names mentioned are ... Eleanor Chiswell, Miss Snouffer ...." John D. Bowman, «i»Guide to Selections from the Montgomery County [MD] Sentinel, 1897 - 1901«/i», p. 102 (2007).

      Later Eleanor was involved somehow with a local school board. «i»Montgomery County [MD] Sentinel,«/i» p. 3 (21 Sep 1900). «i»See «/i»Bowman, «i»Guide..., «/i»pp. 155-156 (2007).

      In July 1901 "Eleanor M. [sic] Chiswell" was mentioned in connection with a meeting of "The Board of County School Commissioners." «i»Montgomery County [MD] Sentinel,«/i» p. 3 (19 Jul 1901). Bowman, «i»Guide...., «/i»p. 191 (2007).

  • Sources 
    1. [S30] Carrollton Manor|, William Jarboe Grove, HISTORY OF CARROLLTON MANOR, (Marken & Bielfeld, Inc., Frederick, MD : 1928), p.248 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S57] Allnut|, E.C. Allnut, "A Chiswell Family History *** Six Generations", (vol.32, Maryland Genealogical Soc'y Bull, pp.496-531 (1991)), p.518 (Reliability: 3).