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Betsy Ross — Mormon Cover Girl

By: Ardis E. Parshall - July 04, 2008

“Birth of the Flag”
by Henry Mosler

Elizabeth Griscom
daughter of Samuel Griscom and Rebecca James
born 1 January 1752, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
married John Ross, 4 November 1773 (sealed 25 September 1941)
married Joseph Ashburn, 15 June 1777 (sealed 6 October 2004)
married John Claypoole, 8 May 1783 (sealed 10 November 1989)
died 30 January 1836, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
baptism 1 July 1933
endowment 14 February 1934
sealing to parents 10 November 1989



4 Comments »

  1. Beautiful cover.

    I thought, however, that Betsy Ross married Benjamin Franklin on July 3 in Philadelphia. :-)

    Happy Independence Day!

    Comment by Researcher — July 4, 2008 @ 12:10 pm

  2. Love it! Happy 4th!

    Comment by m&m — July 4, 2008 @ 12:49 pm

  3. Hello, ladies! Glad you like it — when I saw this yesterday afternoon, I knew I had found my holiday post.

    Happy 4th! (and 5th and 6th)

    Comment by Ardis E. Parshall — July 4, 2008 @ 1:07 pm

  4. That’s totally cool!

    Happy 4th!

    Comment by Ivan Wolfe — July 4, 2008 @ 1:38 pm

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