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Gilbert Hovey Grosvenor
Birth: Oct. 28, 1875
Istanbul
Istanbul, Turkey
Death: Feb. 4, 1966
Cape Breton
Nova Scotia, Canada

Journalist. He was the first full time editor of "National Geographic Magazine", serving in that capacity from 1899 to 1954, and was President of the National Geographic Society from 1920 to 1954. He is considered the "Father of Modern Photojournalism". 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Elsie May Bell Grosvenor (1878 - 1964)*
 
 Children:
  Melville Bell Grosvenor (1901 - 1982)*
  Gertrude Grosvenor Gayley (1903 - 1986)*
  Mabel Harlakenden Grosvenor (1905 - 2006)*
  Lilian Waters Grosvenor Jones (1907 - 1985)*
  Alexander Graham Bell Grosvenor (1909 - 1915)*
  Elsie Carol Grosvenor Myers (1911 - 2004)*
  Gloria Grosvenor Oftedal (1918 - 1972)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rock Creek Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Sec A, Loc 54
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 01, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 2633
Gilbert Hovey Grosvenor
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Gilbert Hovey Grosvenor
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Gilbert Hovey Grosvenor
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- Stephanie Buman
 Added: Apr. 4, 2016
In Memory and Honor of my 6th cousin 4x removed. You were truly, one of the "quiet" greats!May you rest in eternal peace.
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