Lena Susan Grisier (1890-1968)

 
 
Date of birth: November 10, 1890
 
Place of birth: St. Marys, Pottawatomie County, Kansas, United States of America
 
Mother: Eliza Margaret Grisier (1853-1908)
 
Father: James P. Grisier (1865-Unknown, born in France)
 
Spouse: Paul Napoleon Besançon (1870-1951), married in 1917
 
Children: Harry Charles Besançon (1918-1994), Emma Besançon (stillborn, 14 January 1920), Ella Clementine "Clem" Besançon (1921-1995), Maizy Besançon (stillborn twin sister of Clem, 1921), Paul Frederick Besançon (1923-2012), William Peter "Bill" Besançon (1924 -2014), Richard "Dick" Besançon ( 1926-2014), and Robert "Bob" Besançon (1926-2004)
 
Date of death: February 26, 1968
 
Place of death: Jasper, Jasper County, Texas, United States of America
 
Place of burial: French Cemetery, County Road 1950, Stryker, Williams County, Ohio 43557, United States of America. See her grave here.
 
 
Lena Susan Besançon née Grisier was born in St. Marys, Kansas, but lived most of her life in Stryker, Williams County, Ohio, United States of America. Her mother, Eliza M. Grisier, passed away in Kansas in 1908, when Lena was seventeen years old. It is believed that Lena relocated to Williams County, Ohio, to live with family following her mother's death. It was in Williams County that Lena married Paul Napoleon Besançon in 1917.
 
 
Paternal Grandfather
James P. Grisier (1865-Unknown)
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Paternal Grandmother
Lena Susan Grisier (1890-1968)
Peter Grisier (1809-1875)
Eliza M. Grisier (1853-1908)
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Maternal Grandmother