People

Ellen Griffith Evans

Her autobiography, To Chicago at Fifteen Years of Age, published in 1981 in Welsh, chronicles her emigration from Wales in 1904, her life as a seamstress in Chicago, her subsequent marriage and retirement to Florida where she died.

  • Born
    October 13, 1888 in Cae Du Isaf, Llanllyfni, Caernarfonshire, Wales
  • Died
    Unknown
  • Occupations
    Seamstress
  • Addresses
    2023 Lexington Street, Chicago, IL pre-1909