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Bessie Bridget Granville1880

Bessie Bridget Granville
Given names
Bessie Bridget
Birth October 12, 1880 30 31
DivorceMax Alfred Albert LaabsView this family

Birth of a sisterKatherine Granville
June 1881 (Age 7 months)
Death of a motherMary Curtin
1888 (Age 7 years)
Death of a sisterAgnes Granville
November 23, 1898 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a son
Edwin George Laabs
August 1, 1899 (Age 18 years)
Marriage of a childEdwin George LaabsEdna G. FitzpatrickView this family
September 6, 1924 (Age 43 years)
Death of a fatherThomas Granville
November 1, 1930 (Age 50 years)
Burial of a fatherThomas Granville
November 6, 1930 (Age 50 years)
Death of a sisterAnna Maria Granville
January 22, 1936 (Age 55 years)
Death of a sisterEllen Granville
June 9, 1941 (Age 60 years)
Death of a husbandMax Alfred Albert Laabs
February 21, 1951 (Age 70 years)
Cause: Prostate cancer
Death of a sonEdwin George Laabs
February 9, 1974 (Age 93 years)
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: September 3, 1869RC Church, Port Colborne, Welland, ONT
11 years
-10 years
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
4 years
younger sister
Family with Max Alfred Albert Laabs - View this family
Family with Edwin Howard Forster - View this family
Max Alfred Albert Laabs + Nellie Ethel Hughes - View this family
husband’s wife
Marriage: June 6, 1908Hoboken, NJ
11 months
13 months
3 years
18 months
Lenora Laabs
Birth: June 30, 1914 39 36Stockbridge, MA
Death: June 30, 1914Stockbridge, MA


Husband Max committed her to an insane asylum and divorced her. In 1917, she appears on son Edwin's WWI draft card as next of kin: Mrs. E.H. Forster, farm owner, Clinton, Ontario.

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