Adams - Ashby Family History

With connected family names including Baugh, Bell, Fowler, Gravitt, Hart, Hockersmith, Palmer, Stout, and many others.

Ruby M Horn

F, #3476, b. 1 June 1903, d. 26 January 1976
Last Edited22 September 1996

Parents

FatherWilliam Taylor Horn b. 26 July 1873, d. 9 September 1950
MotherNancy Masden b. 30 December 1875, d. 26 June 1966

Biography

BirthRuby M Horn was born on 1 June 1903.
DeathShe died on 26 January 1976, at age 72, in Benton, Marshall County, Kentucky.G

Elsie Pearl Horn

F, #3477, b. March 1898, d. March 1989
Last Edited23 November 1996

Parents

FatherWilliam Taylor Horn b. 26 July 1873, d. 9 September 1950
MotherNancy Masden b. 30 December 1875, d. 26 June 1966

Biography

BirthElsie Pearl Horn was born in March 1898.
DeathShe died in March 1989, at age ~91, in Elizabethtown, Hardin County, Kentucky.G

Samuel W. Scott1

M, #3478, b. 15 February 1839, d. 1 April 1915
Last Edited15 May 2018

Biography

BirthSamuel W. Scott was born on 15 February 1839.1
MarriageHe and Lucinda ("Alice") Hart were married.
DeathSamuel W. Scott died on 1 April 1915, at age 76.1
BurialHe was buried in 1915 in Oak Park Cemetery, Chandler, Lincoln County, Oklahoma.G1
Find A GraveFind A Grave: in Oak Park Cemetery, Chandler, Lincoln County, OklahomaG.1

Citations

  1. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 12 Nov 2017, Samuel W. Scott, 43744259.

Orville Finandis Dunshee1,2

M, #3479, b. 1884, d. 1966
Last Edited19 May 2018

Biography

BirthOrville Finandis Dunshee was born in 1884.1,2
MarriageHe and Dora May Bills were married on 19 February 1923 in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa.GO+3,1
Dora May Bills Marriage to Orville Finandis Dunshee
MarriageOrville Finandis Dunshee and Dora May Bills were married on 19 February 1923 in Centerville, Appanoose County, IowaGO+, Iowa State Board of Health Return of a Marriage to the Clerk of the District Court
full name of Groom Orval F Dunshee Place of Residence Corydon,Iowa Occupation Farmer
Grooms Age Next Birthday 40 Number of Groom's Marriage Second Grooms Place of Birth Kansas
Bride's Maiden Name If a Widow Dora May Bills Brides Place of Residence Centerville, Iowa
Brides Age Next Birthday 37 Number of Bride's Marriage 3rd Bride's Place of Birth M0
Brides Father's Full Name Flavius Bills Bride's Mother's Full Maiden Name Jane Hart
Where and When Married Centerville, Iowa February 19, 1923
Witnesses Beula [unreadable] Lucille Gray.3
DeathOrville Finandis Dunshee died in 1966, at age ~82.2
BurialHe was buried in 1966 in Allerton Cemetery, Allerton, Wayne County, Iowa.G2

Citations

  1. [S1193] Family Search, "Iowa County marriages, 1838-1934," database, Family Search, i Family Searchi0, accessed 19 May 2018), Dora May Bills Christie and Orval F. Dunshee; citing reference P 18, county courthouses, Iowa; FHL microfilm 1,674,116.
  2. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 19 May 2018, Orville Finandis Dunshee, 61373458.
  3. [S1078] Ancestry, "Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1937." Database and images, (ancestry.com : accessed 12 Nov 2017); Marriage of Dora May Bills and Orval F. Dunshee; Iowa Department of Public Health; Des Moines, Iowa; Series Title: Iowa Marriage Records, 1923–1937; Record Type: Microfilm Records.

James Henson Gravitt1,2,3

M, #3480, b. Abt Jul 1833-Jul 1834, d. 8 April 1913
Last Edited6 August 2018

Parents

FatherThomas J. Gravett b. 15 July 1812, d. 17 August 1890
MotherMary Ellen Rison b. about 1815, d. before 1839

Family: Elizabeth Bell b. Abt Jul 1838-Jul 1839, d. 29 December 1907

DaughterMary E. Gravitt b. Abt Jul 1858-Jul 1859, d. 27 February 1863
DaughterMelissa Ann Gravitt+ b. 18 February 1856, d. 23 August 1913
DaughterSarah Frances Gravitt+ b. 8 September 1860, d. 17 June 1931
SonWilliam T. Gravitt b. 13 October 1862, d. 30 December 1874
SonJames Benjamin Gravitt+ b. 4 August 1864, d. 20 March 1941
DaughterMartha E. Gravitt b. 31 October 1866, d. 6 October 1867
DaughterNancy Elizabeth Gravitt+ b. 2 July 1868, d. 28 March 1956
SonSamuel Andrew Gravitt+ b. 21 November 1869, d. 19 May 1956
DaughterVirginia Rosealind Gravitt+ b. 13 September 1871, d. 30 July 1962
DaughterAngeline Cordelia ("Anna") Gravitt+ b. February 1875, d. 29 August 1930
DaughterMina Lucinda Gravitt b. 14 February 1875, d. 12 February 1923
SonAlbert M. Gravitt b. 21 June 1876, d. 20 August 1890
DaughterBelle Myra Gravitt+ b. 31 December 1879, d. 20 August 1963
SonHenry Irvin Gravitt b. 14 September 1883, d. 7 April 1917
James Henson Gravitt
The James H. Gravitt Family
James Henson Gravitt Photo courtesy of cousin Lorraine Boling
Guardianship Accounting
Guardianship Distribution

Biography

BirthJames Henson Gravitt was born Abt Jul 1833-Jul 1834 in Clark County, Kentucky.G4,5,6,7,8,1,2
Tombstones of James Henson Gravitt and Elizabeth Bell Gravitt
MarriageHe and Elizabeth Bell were married on 15 August 1855 in Davis County, Iowa.G9,8,1,2,10
Marriage Gravitt
WidowJames Henson Gravitt became a widower upon the death of Elizabeth Bell on 29 December 1907 in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa.GO+11,12,13,5,6
Obituary of Eliza Bell Gravitt Centerville Daily Citizen, page 1, column 5
Elizabeth Gravitt Certification of Death
DeathJames Henson Gravitt died on 8 April 1913 in Bloomfield, Davis County, IowaGO, He died from pneumonia following less than a week's illness.14,5,6,2
BurialHe was buried on 10 April 1913 in IOOF Cemetery, Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa.G2
NameJames Henson Gravitt was also known as James H Gravett.4
NameHe was also known as James Gravitt.15
NoteSee attached sources.16
DNA CircleDNA Circle.
Alt. BirthHe has conflicting birth information of between June 1833 and June 1834 and KentuckyG.3
Alt. BirthHe has conflicting birth information of between June 1834 and June 1835 and KentuckyG.15
Guardianship DistributionGuardianship Distribution: Received of Ellis Gravitt Senior $25.35, it being the amount of money that he had in his hands, which was my part of my grandmother Rysen's estate dated this 23 January 1853 James H Gravitt [signed by his mark] Attest George S Gravitt, on 23 January 1853, in Clark County, KentuckyG.
1856 Iowa State Census1856 Iowa State Census: 1856, in Wyacondah Township, Davis County, IowaGO.10
Census NeighborCensus Neighbor: 1856, in Wyacondah Township, Davis County, IowaGO.10
1860 CensusJames was [-EventRole] to the 1860 Census of James Henson Gravitt 1 June 1860 Montery, Fabius, Davis, Iowa, USG.3,17
1860 Census James Henson Gravitt
OccupationHe worked as a Farm Hand on 1 June 1860 in Montery, Fabius, Davis, Iowa, USG.3
Military ServiceHe served in the military in June 1863 in Davis County, IowaG.18
OccupationHe worked as a Farm Laborer on 1 June 1870 in Fabius Township, Davis County, IowaGO.15
1870 CensusJames was [-EventRole] to the 1870 Census of James Henson Gravitt 1 June 1870 Fabius Township, Davis County, IowaGO.15,17
Gravitt James Henson
1880 CensusJames was [-EventRole] to the 1880 Census of James Henson Gravitt 7 June 1880 Wyacondah Township, Davis County, Iowa'sG.8
FANsFANs: 7 June 1880, in Wyacondah Township, Davis County, IowaGO.8,19
OccupationHe worked as a farmer on 7 June 1880 in Wyacondah Township, Davis County, Iowa'sG.8
1885 Iowa State Census1885 Iowa State Census: 1885, in Wyacondah Township, Davis County, IowaGO.20
1895 Iowa State Census1895 Iowa State Census: 1895, in Vermillion Township, Appanoose County, IowaG.21
OccupationHe was employed in 1905 in Centerville, Appanoose County, IowaGO+.4
1905 Iowa State Census1905 Iowa State Census: 1905, in 117 S. 7th, Centerville, Appanoose County, IowaG.
1905 Iowa State Census1905 Iowa State Census: 1905, in Centerville, Appanoose County, IowaGO+.4
James Henson Gravitt 1905 Iowa State Census
Census NoteCensus Note: 1910, in Vermillion Township, Appanoose County, IowaG.
1910 Census Father-In-LawGeorge was [-EventRole] to the 1910 Census of George Washington Ashby 20 April 1910 Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USAGO.22,19,17
ObituaryObituary: April 1913, in Davis County, IowaGO.23,17
James H. Gravitt Obituary
ObituaryObituary: 18 April 1913, in Centerville, Appanoose County, IowaGO+.1
Find A GraveFind A Grave: 29 December 2006, in IOOF Cemetery, Bloomfield, Davis County, IowaG.2

Citations

  1. [S963] Iowa. Centerville, i Centerville Daily Citizeni0, "James H. Gravitt," April 19, p. 1, col. 4; digital images, i The Digital Archive of the Centerville Iowegiani0  (http://centerville.advantage-preservation.com/ : accessed February 29, 2060), The Digital Archive of the Centerville Iowegian.
  2. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 10 May 2017, James Henson Gravitt, 17211398.
  3. [S1282] 1860 US Census, population schedule, Montery, Fabius, Davis, Iowa, Page 106, Line 19, dwelling 753, family 714, James Gravett
  4. [S1212] Family Search, "Iowa State Census, 1905," database, Family Search, i Family Searchi0, James H Gravitt.
  5. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 3
  6. [S271] Compiler: McMains, Vera L, Gravitt Family Data
  7. [S445] Davis County Republican: James H. Gravitt, Location: Bloomfield, Iowa, Electronic copy, provided by Buz Henzel, in possession of Robert L. Adams, James H. Gravitt was born in Kentucky, July 14, 1834.
  8. [S967] Iowa, Davis County, 1880 U.S. census, i Ancestryi0, Digital images, T9, Wyacondah Township, enumeration district (ED) 52, p. 145C, family 104, James Henson Gravitt, accessed 5 July 2016
  9. [S76] Marriage Certificate of James Henson Gravitt and Elizabeth Bell, Record Type: Marriage Certificate, Photocopy obtained from L & S Bertine in possession of Robert L. Adams.
  10. [S1334] Iowa, 1856 Iowa State Census, population schedule, dwelling 96, family 96, James H. Gravett household; (ancestry.com)
  11. [S1285] Gravitt, Elizabeth Death Certificate, Record Type: Certificate of Death, Name Of Person: Gravitt, Elizabeth, Number: In Book 3 Page 41, Electronic copy, provided by Buz Henzel, in possession of Robert L. Adams
  12. [S882] Family Search, "Iowa, Deaths and Burials, 1850 – 1990," database, Family Search, i Family Searchi0, accessed 30 Jan 2018), Elizabeth Gravitt; citing Centerville, Appanoose, Iowa, reference p 41 # 132; FHL microfilm 1,673,930.
  13. [S295] Centerville Daily Citizen: Mrs. J. H. Gravvitt's Death, Location: Centerville., Iowa
  14. [S674] GENDEX Web Page of John Banes
  15. [S1283] 1870 US Census, population schedule, Fabius, Davis, Iowa, Page 11, Line 1, dwelling 82, family 83, James Gravitt
  16. [S355] William L. Howison & Associates, Index to Settlements & Wills, Clark Co., Kentucky 1793-1854, Record Number: R929.37695 138 198, Book 11, Page 435 and Book 13, Page 94
  17. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, Melissa Ann Gravitt Ashby, 38447969.
  18. [S685] .Ancestry, Ancestry.com. U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Original data: Consolidated Lists of Civil War Draft Registrations, 1863-1865. NM-65, entry 172, 620 volumes. ARC ID: 4213514. Records of the Provost Marshal General’s Bureau (Civil War), Record Group 110. National Archives at Washington D.C.
  19. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, George Washington Ashby, 38447801.
  20. [S50] 1885 Iowa State Census of Davis County, Iowa, Page 602, Dwelling 15, Family 15, Township 67, Range 14, Section 7 NWNE
  21. [S417] 1895 Iowa State Census of Appanoose County, Stamped Page # 767; Dwelling and Family # 146, Lines 1 - 5
  22. [S763] Iowa, Appanoose, 1910 U.S. census, i ancestryi0, Digital images, T624, roll T624_390, Centerville, enumeration district (ED) 14, sheet 8 A, p. 97, dwelling 170, family 173, George W. Ashby head of household, accessed 18 May 2016
  23. [S445] Davis County Republican: James H. Gravitt, Location: Bloomfield, Iowa

Elizabeth Bell1,2,3,4,5

F, #3481, b. Abt Jul 1838-Jul 1839, d. 29 December 1907
Last Edited3 February 2018

Parents

FatherThomas B. Bell b. between June 1812 and June 1813, d. after 1 June 1870
MotherElizabeth (Eliza) Hockersmith b. 6 September 1816, d. 3 January 1897

Family: James Henson Gravitt b. Abt Jul 1833-Jul 1834, d. 8 April 1913

DaughterMary E. Gravitt b. Abt Jul 1858-Jul 1859, d. 27 February 1863
DaughterMelissa Ann Gravitt+ b. 18 February 1856, d. 23 August 1913
DaughterSarah Frances Gravitt+ b. 8 September 1860, d. 17 June 1931
SonWilliam T. Gravitt b. 13 October 1862, d. 30 December 1874
SonJames Benjamin Gravitt+ b. 4 August 1864, d. 20 March 1941
DaughterMartha E. Gravitt b. 31 October 1866, d. 6 October 1867
DaughterNancy Elizabeth Gravitt+ b. 2 July 1868, d. 28 March 1956
SonSamuel Andrew Gravitt+ b. 21 November 1869, d. 19 May 1956
DaughterVirginia Rosealind Gravitt+ b. 13 September 1871, d. 30 July 1962
DaughterAngeline Cordelia ("Anna") Gravitt+ b. February 1875, d. 29 August 1930
DaughterMina Lucinda Gravitt b. 14 February 1875, d. 12 February 1923
SonAlbert M. Gravitt b. 21 June 1876, d. 20 August 1890
DaughterBelle Myra Gravitt+ b. 31 December 1879, d. 20 August 1963
SonHenry Irvin Gravitt b. 14 September 1883, d. 7 April 1917
Elizabeth Bell Gravitt Photo courtesy of cousin Lorraine Boling
Elizabeth BELL Gravitt
James Henson Gravitt Family
Elizabeth and Henry Gravitt Photo courtesy of James M. Gravitt

Biography

BirthElizabeth Bell was born Abt Jul 1838-Jul 1839 in Scott County, Missouri.G2,1,6
GraT0001 James H. and Elizabet
MarriageShe and James Henson Gravitt were married on 15 August 1855 in Davis County, Iowa.G7,8,9,10,11
Marriage Gravitt
DeathElizabeth Bell died on 29 December 1907 in Centerville, Appanoose County, IowaGO+, She died at her home in the Wentworth addition following an illness with stomach and heart troubles of a year and three months duration.1,2,12,13,14
Obituary of Eliza Bell Gravitt Centerville Daily Citizen, page 1, column 5
Elizabeth Gravitt Certification of Death
BurialShe was buried in Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa.GO2
GraT0001 James H. and Elizabet
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of between June 1837 and June 1838 and MissouriG.15
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of between June 1838 and June 1839 and MissouriG.16
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of October 1838 and Platte County, MissouriG.17
1850 Census Household MemberThomas was [-EventRole] to the 1850 Census of Thomas B. Bell 1 June 1850 Wapello, Iowa, USG.18
1850 Census page 1
1850 Census page 2
Household MemberJames appeared in the household of James Henson Gravitt in a census on 1 June 1860 in Montery, Fabius, Davis, Iowa, USG.19,20
1860 Census James Henson Gravitt
CensusElizabeth was [-EventRole] to the census of Elizabeth Bell 1 June 1870 Fabius Township, Davis County, IowaGO.15
Gravitt James Henson
CensusElizabeth was [-EventRole] to the census of Elizabeth Bell 1 June 1870 Pettis, Platt County, MissouriG.5
1870 census page 1
1870 census page 2
OccupationShe worked as a keeps house on 1 June 1870 in Pettis, Platt County, MissouriG.5
OccupationShe worked as a Not legible on 1 June 1870 in Fabius Township, Davis County, IowaGO.15
1870 Census Household residentJames was [-EventRole] to the 1870 Census of James Henson Gravitt 1 June 1870 Fabius Township, Davis County, IowaGO.21,20
Gravitt James Henson
Household MemberThomas appeared in the household of Thomas B. Bell in a census on 1 June 1870 in Pettis, Platt County, MissouriG.22
1870 census page 1
1870 census page 2
SpouseJames was [-EventRole] to the 1880 Census of James Henson Gravitt 7 June 1880 Wyacondah Township, Davis County, Iowa'sG.8
SpouseJames was [-EventRole] to the 1885 Iowa State Census of James Henson Gravitt 1885 Wyacondah Township, Davis County, IowaGO.23
1895 Iowa State Ceusus WifeJames was [-EventRole] to the 1895 Iowa State Census of James Henson Gravitt 1895 Vermillion Township, Appanoose County, IowaG.24
1905 Iowa State Census1905 Iowa State Census: 1905, in 117 S. 7th, Centerville, Appanoose County, IowaG.
ObituaryObituary: 30 December 1907, in Centerville, Appanoose County, IowaGO+.12,20
Find A GraveFind A Grave: 29 December 2006, in IOOF Cemetery, Bloomfield, Davis County, IowaG.25

Citations

  1. [S1285] Gravitt, Elizabeth Death Certificate, Record Type: Certificate of Death, Name Of Person: Gravitt, Elizabeth, Number: In Book 3 Page 41, Electronic copy, provided by Buz Henzel, in possession of Robert L. Adams
  2. [S882] Family Search, "Iowa, Deaths and Burials, 1850 – 1990," database, Family Search, i Family Searchi0, accessed 30 Jan 2018), Elizabeth Gravitt; citing Centerville, Appanoose, Iowa, reference p 41 # 132; FHL microfilm 1,673,930.
  3. [S1281] Bureau of the Census, 1850 US Census Population Schedule, Wapello, Iowa, Page 859, Line 39, dwelling 442, family 442, Eliza Bell
  4. [S1282] 1860 US Census, population schedule, Bloomfield, Fox River, Davis, Iowa, Page 82, Line 23, dwelling 580, family 543, Eliza Bell
  5. [S1283] 1870 US Census, population schedule, Pettis, Platt, Page 44, Line 39, dwelling 324, family 304, Eliza Bell
  6. [S631] Elaine Bukove, Email from Elaine Bukove, Recipient: Robert L. Adams, Author Address: Elaine Bukove
  7. [S76] Marriage Certificate of James Henson Gravitt and Elizabeth Bell, Record Type: Marriage Certificate, Photocopy obtained from L & S Bertine in possession of Robert L. Adams.
  8. [S967] Iowa, Davis County, 1880 U.S. census, i Ancestryi0, Digital images, T9, Wyacondah Township, enumeration district (ED) 52, p. 145C, family 104, James Henson Gravitt, accessed 5 July 2016
  9. [S963] Iowa. Centerville, i Centerville Daily Citizeni0, "James H. Gravitt," April 19, p. 1, col. 4; digital images, i The Digital Archive of the Centerville Iowegiani0  (http://centerville.advantage-preservation.com/ : accessed February 29, 2060), The Digital Archive of the Centerville Iowegian.
  10. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 10 May 2017, James Henson Gravitt, 17211398.
  11. [S1334] Iowa, 1856 Iowa State Census, population schedule, dwelling 96, family 96, James H. Gravett household; (ancestry.com)
  12. [S295] Centerville Daily Citizen: Mrs. J. H. Gravvitt's Death, Location: Centerville., Iowa
  13. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 3
  14. [S271] Compiler: McMains, Vera L, Gravitt Family Data
  15. [S1283] 1870 US Census, population schedule, Fabius, Davis, Iowa, Page 11, Line 2, dwelling 82, family 83, Elizabeth Gravitt
  16. [S1282] 1860 US Census, population schedule, Montery, Fabius, Davis, Iowa, Page 106, Line 20, dwelling 753, family 714, Elizabeth Gravett
  17. [S295] Centerville Daily Citizen: Mrs. J. H. Gravvitt's Death, Location: Centerville., Iowa, The obituary, dated December 30, 1907, states she "was 69 years of age October 20th, last. She was born in Platte County, Missouri."
  18. [S1281] Bureau of the Census, 1850 US Census Population Schedule, Wapello, Iowa, Page 859, Line 38, dwelling 442, family 442, Thomas B Bell
  19. [S1282] 1860 US Census, population schedule, Montery, Fabius, Davis, Iowa, Page 106, Line 19, dwelling 753, family 714, James Gravett
  20. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, Melissa Ann Gravitt Ashby, 38447969.
  21. [S1283] 1870 US Census, population schedule, Fabius, Davis, Iowa, Page 11, Line 1, dwelling 82, family 83, James Gravitt
  22. [S1283] 1870 US Census, population schedule, Pettis, Platt, Page 44, Line 38, dwelling 324, family 304, Thos. B. Bell
  23. [S50] 1885 Iowa State Census of Davis County, Iowa, Page 602, Dwelling 15, Family 15, Township 67, Range 14, Section 7 NWNE
  24. [S417] 1895 Iowa State Census of Appanoose County, Stamped Page # 767; Dwelling and Family # 146, Lines 1 - 5
  25. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 10 May 2017, Elizabeth Bell Gravitt, 17211360.

Virginia Rosealind Gravitt

F, #3482, b. 13 September 1871, d. 30 July 1962
Last Edited18 August 2017

Parents

FatherJames Henson Gravitt b. Abt Jul 1833-Jul 1834, d. 8 April 1913
MotherElizabeth Bell b. Abt Jul 1838-Jul 1839, d. 29 December 1907

Family: Louis Emmitt Goode b. 19 June 1870, d. 5 March 1933

DaughterDessie Looee Goode b. 12 February 1892, d. 12 February 1976
SonDossee Rozee Goode b. 1 July 1893, d. 4 June 1964
DaughterDelpha Joy Goode b. 17 February 1895, d. 30 May 1895
SonDillmer Doyle Goode b. 7 June 1896, d. 9 January 1970
SonDewey Emmit Goode b. 2 June 1898, d. 26 March 1972
DaughterDimple Dottie Goode b. 29 October 1900, d. 17 July 1974
DaughterDortha Dewdrop Goode b. 26 September 1902, d. 25 December 1965
DaughterDelma Belle Goode b. 21 June 1905, d. 28 January 1906
SonDale Zook Goode b. 5 May 1907, d. February 1970
SonDean Moody Goode b. 17 April 1909, d. 16 August 2001
SonDoran Breech Goode b. 17 April 1909, d. 19 January 1998
SonDavid Goode b. 1 August 1911, d. 1 August 1911
SonDeWitt Vickers Goode b. 9 December 1912, d. 26 May 1997
SonDaniel Goode b. 24 March 1914, d. 24 March 1914
SonDonald Clark Goode b. 29 August 1915, d. 26 October 1928
Jenny Rosalind Gravitt
James Henson Gravitt Family
Goodes, Leons, gravitts at L.
Gra3482P-2

Biography

BirthVirginia Rosealind Gravitt was born on 13 September 1871 in Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa.G1,2,3,4,5,6,7
Marriage LicenseShe and Louis Emmitt Goode were licensed to wed on 24 February 1891 in Davis County, Iowa.G8
MarriageVirginia Rosealind Gravitt and Louis Emmitt Goode were married on 25 February 1891 in Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa.G9,10,4,5,8,7
GraD0006 Rosy Gravitt and Emmi
DeathVirginia Rosealind Gravitt died on 30 July 1962, at age 90, in Davis County Hospital, Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa.GO2,4,5,7
BurialShe was buried in IOOF Cemetery, Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa.G7
NameVirginia Rosealind Gravitt was also known as Jenny Gravitt.11
NameShe was also known as Rose Gravitt.11
Religious AffiliationShe was religious.5
Note(Research):Nancy (Stogdill) and Rosie (Goode) outlived their husbands and in the 1950s lived together in a house in Bloomfield. It was a four-plex and Nancy lived upstairs and Rosie lived downstairs in two of the units. It was half a block from the Elementary school and a great place to stop for cookies and milk on the way home from school.
NoteNOTE: _DATE 1950's.12
ActivityActivity.5
ChildJames was [-EventRole] to the 1880 Census of James Henson Gravitt 7 June 1880 Wyacondah Township, Davis County, Iowa'sG.13
ChildJames was [-EventRole] to the 1885 Iowa State Census of James Henson Gravitt 1885 Wyacondah Township, Davis County, IowaGO.14
ResidenceShe had a residence on 30 December 1907 in Bloomfield, Davis County, IowaG.15
1925 Iowa State Census WifeLouis was [-EventRole] to the 1925 Iowa State Census of Louis Emmitt Goode 1 January 1925 Bloomfield, Davis County, IowaGO.16
ActivityActivity: 1962.5
ObituaryObituary: 2 August 1962, in Bloomfield, Davis County, IowaG.5
GraD0007 Jennie Rosyline Gravi
Find A GraveFind A Grave: 29 December 2006, in IOOF Cemetery, Bloomfield, Davis County, IowaG.7
Jennie Rosyline and Louis Emmit Tombstone
Family burial site for Louis Emmit and Jennie Rosyline Gravitt Goode

Citations

  1. [S244] 1880 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis Co., IA, ED 52, Page 11
  2. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 7
  3. [S230] James M. Gravitt, Gravitt Family Line, Recipient: Robert L. Adams, GINNY ROSALIND BORN 09/13/1871 DIED 07/30/1962
  4. [S271] Compiler: McMains, Vera L, Gravitt Family Data
  5. [S315] Bloomfield Democrat: Funeral Service for Mrs. Goode Friday Afternoon, Location: Bloomfield, Iowa, Photocopy in possession of Robert L. Adams
  6. [S376] 1900 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis Co., IA, Her date of birth is Sept. 1871, Bloomfield Township; Bloomfied City, Ward 2; Enumeration District 1; Supervisor's District 6; Sheet No. 14B; Lines 86-91; Dwelling #354; Family # 371
  7. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, Virginia Rosealind Gravitt Goode, 17211497.
  8. [S318] Marriage License and Certificate of Rosy Gravitt and Emmit Goode, Record Type: Marriage Certificate, Photocopy in possession of Robert L. Adams
  9. [S86] Ida Ione Ashby Adams, Several interviews with Ida Adams in 1996., Interviewer: Robert Lynn Adams, Fact of marriage only.
  10. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Page 8
  11. [S86] Ida Ione Ashby Adams, Several interviews with Ida Adams in 1996., Interviewer: Robert Lynn Adams
  12. [S464] Buzz Hensel, Gravitt Email, Recipient: Robert L. Adams
  13. [S967] Iowa, Davis County, 1880 U.S. census, i Ancestryi0, Digital images, T9, Wyacondah Township, enumeration district (ED) 52, p. 145C, family 104, James Henson Gravitt, accessed 5 July 2016
  14. [S50] 1885 Iowa State Census of Davis County, Iowa, Page 602, Dwelling 15, Family 15, Township 67, Range 14, Section 7 NWNE
  15. [S295] Centerville Daily Citizen: Mrs. J. H. Gravvitt's Death, Location: Centerville., Iowa
  16. [S1162] Iowa, 1925 Iowa State Census, population schedule, Bloomfield, line 80 through 88, Emmett L. Good household; (ancestry.com)

Samuel Andrew Gravitt1,2

M, #3483, b. 21 November 1869, d. 19 May 1956
Last Edited1 April 2018

Parents

FatherJames Henson Gravitt b. Abt Jul 1833-Jul 1834, d. 8 April 1913
MotherElizabeth Bell b. Abt Jul 1838-Jul 1839, d. 29 December 1907

Family: Nettie L. Bloomfield b. 20 June 1879, d. 31 December 1956

DaughterCecil May Gravitt b. 1 October 1897, d. 2 December 1989
DaughterRuth E. Gravitt b. 31 August 1902, d. 4 January 1987
DaughterEva B. Gravitt b. 30 June 1909, d. 19 November 1909
SonLawrence Gravitt b. 11 August 1913, d. 24 April 2003
DaughterVera Gravitt b. 1916
Samuel Gravitt
James Henson Gravitt Family

Biography

BirthSamuel Andrew Gravitt was born on 21 November 1869 in Batavia, Davis County, Iowa.G3,4,5,2
Marriage LicenseHe and Nettie L. Bloomfield were licensed to wed on 4 November 1896 in Appanoose County, Iowa.GO6,7
MarriageSamuel Andrew Gravitt and Nettie L. Bloomfield were married on 4 November 1896 in Appanoose County, IowaGO, Rueben Bloomfield, father of the bride, gave his consent to the marriage.6,8,9,7
Gravitt-Samuel-Andrew-1869 189
DeathSamuel Andrew Gravitt died on 19 May 1956, at age 86, in Altona, Knox County, Illinois.G3,4,2,10
BurialHe was buried in May 1956 in Victoria Cemetery, Victoria, Knox County, Illinois.G2
1870 Census Household residentJames was [-EventRole] to the 1870 Census of James Henson Gravitt 1 June 1870 Fabius Township, Davis County, IowaGO.11,12
Gravitt James Henson
ChildJames was [-EventRole] to the 1880 Census of James Henson Gravitt 7 June 1880 Wyacondah Township, Davis County, Iowa'sG.13
ChildJames was [-EventRole] to the 1885 Iowa State Census of James Henson Gravitt 1885 Wyacondah Township, Davis County, IowaGO.14
1895 Iowa State Census DaughterJames was [-EventRole] to the 1895 Iowa State Census of James Henson Gravitt 1895 Vermillion Township, Appanoose County, IowaG.15
Census (F)Samuel Andrew Gravitt and Nettie L. Bloomfield were enumerated on the census of 1900 in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USA.GO16
1905 Iowa State Census1905 Iowa State Census: 1905, in Centerville, Appanoose County, IowaGO+.17
ResidenceHe had a residence in 1905 in 702 W. Maple, Centerville, Appanoose County, IowaG.17
1905 Iowa State Census1905 Iowa State Census: 1905, in 702 W. Maple, Centerville, Appanoose County, IowaG.18
ResidenceHe had a residence on 30 December 1907 in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USAGO.19
Census NoteCensus Note: 1 June 1920.20
OccupationHe worked as a Highway road worker on 1 June 1920 in Appanoose County, IowaGO.20
Census FamilyCensus Family: 1 June 1920.20
1930 Census1930 Census: 19 April 1930, in Rockford, Winnebago County, IllinoisGO.21
Find A GraveFind A Grave: 29 September 2007, in Victoria Cemetery, Victoria, Knox County, IllinoisG.2
Samuel A. Gravitt Tombstone

Citations

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  6. [S225] Index to Early Marriage Records Appanoose County, Iowa 1847 - 1900, Record Number: R929.37778 E12 1986, Book 13, Page 27
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Sarah Frances Gravitt1

F, #3484, b. 8 September 1860, d. 17 June 1931
Last Edited1 April 2018

Parents

FatherJames Henson Gravitt b. Abt Jul 1833-Jul 1834, d. 8 April 1913
MotherElizabeth Bell b. Abt Jul 1838-Jul 1839, d. 29 December 1907

Family: Sterling Price McClain b. April 1862, d. 1928

SonLester McClain b. August 1889
SonVirgil J. McClain b. 16 October 1891, d. 1954
ChildMcClain b. 16 October 1891
DaughterBeatrice McClain b. November 1893
DaughterHila McClain b. estimated 1900
Sarah Frances "Sadie" Gravitt
James Henson Gravitt Family

Biography

BirthSarah Frances Gravitt was born on 8 September 1860 in Davis County, Iowa.GO2,3,4,5,6,7
MarriageShe and Sterling Price McClain were married in 1888.4,8
DeathSarah Frances Gravitt died on 17 June 1931, at age 70, in Schuyler County Missouri.G3,4
BurialShe was buried in IOOF Cemetery, Lancaster, Schuyler County, Missouri.G6
Sadie F. And S. Price McClain Tombstone
NameSarah Frances Gravitt was also known as Sadie Gravitt.1
1870 Census Household residentJames was [-EventRole] to the 1870 Census of James Henson Gravitt 1 June 1870 Fabius Township, Davis County, IowaGO.9,10
Gravitt James Henson
ChildJames was [-EventRole] to the 1885 Iowa State Census of James Henson Gravitt 1885 Wyacondah Township, Davis County, IowaGO.11
ResidenceShe had a residence on 30 December 1907 in Lancaster, Schuyler County, MissouriG.12
Find A GraveFind A Grave: 5 December 2007, in IOOF Cemetery, Lancaster, Schuyler County, MissouriG.8

Citations

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  2. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Page 7
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  9. [S1283] 1870 US Census, population schedule, Fabius, Davis, Iowa, Page 11, Line 1, dwelling 82, family 83, James Gravitt
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Angeline Cordelia ("Anna") Gravitt1,2,3

F, #3485, b. February 1875, d. 29 August 1930
Last Edited15 July 2018

Parents

FatherJames Henson Gravitt b. Abt Jul 1833-Jul 1834, d. 8 April 1913
MotherElizabeth Bell b. Abt Jul 1838-Jul 1839, d. 29 December 1907

Family: William H. Channell b. June 1872, d. 29 August 1930

SonWilliam Gifford Channell b. 25 April 1897, d. 9 February 1923
SonLewis R. Channell+ b. July 1898, d. 25 March 1971
SonDewey G. Channell b. 14 July 1898, d. 15 December 1972
SonWalter Jackson Channell b. September 1900, d. after 1 September 1925
SonHenson Channell b. 1903, d. 1904
SonHerchell E. Channell b. 1903, d. 1979
DaughterSarah E. Channell b. 1906, d. June 1980
SonRoosevelt R. Channell b. 28 March 1907, d. 17 September 1988
DaughterLela A. Channell b. 1910
SonEmmett Z. Channell b. 3 December 1911, d. 22 July 1956
Angeline "Annie" Gravitt
James Henson Gravitt Family
GraP0014 Channel, Angeline Gra

Biography

BirthAngeline Cordelia ("Anna") Gravitt was born in February 1875 in Moulton, Appanoose County, IowaG, Age 7 and born in IA according to the 1880 Census.4,1,5
MarriageShe and William H. Channell were married on 30 September 1896 in Davis County, Iowa.GO6,7,5,8,9,1,3
DeathAngeline Cordelia ("Anna") Gravitt died on 29 August 1930, at age 55, in Jefferson County, Iowa.G1,3
BurialShe was buried.1
NameAngeline Cordelia ("Anna") Gravitt was also known as Annie Gravitt.10
Note(Research):per the 1910 census, she had 11 children and 8 were still living.
Alt. NameAlt. Name: in Pittsburg Rural Cemetery, Keosauqua, Van Buren County, IowaG.1
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information.7
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of 28 February 1872 and IowaGO.3
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of February 1875 and IowaGO.2
ChildJames was [-EventRole] to the 1880 Census of James Henson Gravitt 7 June 1880 Wyacondah Township, Davis County, Iowa'sG.11
ChildJames was [-EventRole] to the 1885 Iowa State Census of James Henson Gravitt 1885 Wyacondah Township, Davis County, IowaGO.12
1900 Census WifeWilliam was [-EventRole] to the 1900 Census of William H. Channell 1 June 1900 Van Buren, Iowa, USG.5
1900 US Census
ResidenceShe had a residence on 30 December 1907 in Van Buren Township, Keosauqua, Van Buren County, IowaG.13
1900 Census WifeWilliam was [-EventRole] to the 1910 Census of William H. Channell 1910 Van Buren Township, Van Buren County, IowaG.14
1925 Iowa State Census WifeWilliam was [-EventRole] to the 1925 Iowa State Census of William H. Channell 1 January 1925 Van Buren, Van Buren County, IowaG.7
1925 Iowa State Census MotherDewey was [-EventRole] to the 1925 Iowa State Census of Dewey G. Channell 1 January 1925 Marion Township, Davis County, IowaG.15
1915 Iowa State Census1915 Iowa State Census: 1 January 1925, in Van Buren County, IowaG.16
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cha13143cen1925-2
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Find A GraveFind A Grave: 21 September 2016, in Pittsburg Rural Cemetery, Keosauqua, Van Buren County, IowaG.1

Citations

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  14. [S1337] 1910 U.S. census, Digital images, T624, sheet 3 B, p. 3160, dwelling 41, family 41, William H. Channel household
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    Original data: Microfilm of Iowa State Censuses, 1856, 1885, 1895, 1905, 1915, 1925 as well various special censuses from 1836-1897 obtained from the State Historical Society of Iowa via Heritage Quest.
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Henry Irvin Gravitt1,2,3

M, #3486, b. 14 September 1883, d. 7 April 1917
Last Edited23 November 2017

Parents

FatherJames Henson Gravitt b. Abt Jul 1833-Jul 1834, d. 8 April 1913
MotherElizabeth Bell b. Abt Jul 1838-Jul 1839, d. 29 December 1907
Henry E. Gravitt
James Henson Gravitt Family
grap0012 Gravitt, Elizabeth an
Gra3486P-3

Biography

BirthHenry Irvin Gravitt was born on 14 September 1883 in Wyacondah Township, Davis County, Iowa.GO4,2,5,6,7,8,3
Gravitt-Henry-Irvin-1883 1883-
Gravitt-Henry-Irvin-1883 1917-
DeathHe died on 7 April 1917, at age 33, in 1103 Ontario St., Centerville, Appanoose County, IowaG, Cause of death was tuberculosis.2,5,9,10,11,3
Gravitt-Henry-Irvin-1883 1917-
BurialHe was buried in 1883 in IOOF Cemetery, Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa.G
OccupationHe worked as a a clerk at Lowrey grocery.10
ChildJames was [-EventRole] to the 1885 Iowa State Census of James Henson Gravitt 1885 Wyacondah Township, Davis County, IowaGO.12
1895 Iowa State Census DaughterJames was [-EventRole] to the 1895 Iowa State Census of James Henson Gravitt 1895 Vermillion Township, Appanoose County, IowaG.13
1905 Iowa State Census1905 Iowa State Census: 1905, in Centerville, Appanoose County, IowaGO+.14
ResidenceHe had a residence on 30 December 1907 in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USAGO.15
ObituaryObituary: 9 April 1917, in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USAGO.10
GraD0004 Henry Irvin Gravitt O
Find A GraveFind A Grave: 29 December 2006, in IOOF Cemetery, Bloomfield, Davis County, IowaG.3

Citations

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  8. [S720] Gravitt, Henry Irvin Birth Registration, Record Type: County Birth Registration, Subject: Henry Irvin Gravitt, Number: 1152, Digital copy in possession of Robert L. Adams, The date of birth and given name of the Gravitt child was left blank. The child was male and the 14th No. of Child of this Mother.
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Louis Emmitt Goode1

M, #3488, b. 19 June 1870, d. 5 March 1933
Last Edited15 July 2018

Family: Virginia Rosealind Gravitt b. 13 September 1871, d. 30 July 1962

DaughterDessie Looee Goode b. 12 February 1892, d. 12 February 1976
SonDossee Rozee Goode b. 1 July 1893, d. 4 June 1964
DaughterDelpha Joy Goode b. 17 February 1895, d. 30 May 1895
SonDillmer Doyle Goode b. 7 June 1896, d. 9 January 1970
SonDewey Emmit Goode b. 2 June 1898, d. 26 March 1972
DaughterDimple Dottie Goode b. 29 October 1900, d. 17 July 1974
DaughterDortha Dewdrop Goode b. 26 September 1902, d. 25 December 1965
DaughterDelma Belle Goode b. 21 June 1905, d. 28 January 1906
SonDale Zook Goode b. 5 May 1907, d. February 1970
SonDean Moody Goode b. 17 April 1909, d. 16 August 2001
SonDoran Breech Goode b. 17 April 1909, d. 19 January 1998
SonDavid Goode b. 1 August 1911, d. 1 August 1911
SonDeWitt Vickers Goode b. 9 December 1912, d. 26 May 1997
SonDaniel Goode b. 24 March 1914, d. 24 March 1914
SonDonald Clark Goode b. 29 August 1915, d. 26 October 1928
Goodes, Leons, gravitts at L.

Biography

BirthLouis Emmitt Goode was born on 19 June 1870 in Cantril, Van Buren County, Iowa.GO2,3
Marriage LicenseHe and Virginia Rosealind Gravitt were licensed to wed on 24 February 1891 in Davis County, Iowa.G4
MarriageLouis Emmitt Goode and Virginia Rosealind Gravitt were married on 25 February 1891 in Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa.G5,2,6,7,4,8
GraD0006 Rosy Gravitt and Emmi
DeathLouis Emmitt Goode died on 5 March 1933, at age 62, in Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa.GO2
BurialHe was buried in IOOF Cemetery, Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa.G
Note(Research):[They had 12 children one of whom was a Congressman (Dewey ?). All children had first name starting with D. Lived in Bloomfield, IA.].
AnecdoteAnecdote: 1915, in Davis County, IowaGO.
Goode Family Cemetery Plot
OccupationHe worked as a was a merchant on 20 January 1920 in Bloomfield, Davis County, IowaG.9
1925 Iowa State CensusLouis was [-EventRole] to the 1925 Iowa State Census of Louis Emmitt Goode 1 January 1925 Bloomfield, Davis County, IowaGO.10
Religious AffiliationHe had a religion in 1962 in Davis County, IowaGO.7

Citations

  1. [S335] Email message from Elaine Bukove
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  3. [S527] Family: No. 314, 1920 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 1, Household: Louis E. Goode, County: Davis Co., State: Iowa, Township: Bloomfield city, Dwelling: No. 267, Page: 9 B, Louis E. Goode, age 49 and born in Iowa.
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  9. [S527] Family: No. 314, 1920 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 1, Household: Louis E. Goode, County: Davis Co., State: Iowa, Township: Bloomfield city, Dwelling: No. 267, Page: 9 B
  10. [S1162] Iowa, 1925 Iowa State Census, population schedule, Bloomfield, line 80 through 88, Emmett L. Good household; (ancestry.com)

William Adams1,2

M, #3489, b. March 1853, d. before 1925
Last Edited5 August 2018

Family: Elizabeth Willson b. about 1853, d. before 1900

SonRobert John Adams b. September 1878, d. 18 August 1949
SonWilliam M. Adams+ b. December 1880, d. 25 September 1950
DaughterMary Jane Adams b. 9 October 1881, d. 2 February 1958

Biography

BirthWilliam Adams was born in March 1853 in IrelandG The 1900 Census shows William Adams was born in Ireland in Mar. 1853. At the time of the census, he was age 46.2
MarriageHe and Elizabeth Willson were married about 1875 in Ireland.G3,1
DeathWilliam Adams died before 1925.4
ImmigrationHe immigrated on 21 May 1883 to Quebec, Quebec, CanadaG.5
Immigration of the William Adams family from Ireland to Quebec, Canada
1895 Kansas State CensusWilliam was [-EventRole] to the 1895 Kansas State Census of William Adams 1895 Ward 5, Kansas City, Wyandotte County, KansasG.6
1900 CensusWilliam was [-EventRole] to the 1900 Census of William Adams 2 June 1900 Kansas City, Wyandotte, Kansas, USG.2
OccupationHe worked as a a laborer P House (packing house ?) on 2 June 1900 in Kansas City, Wyandette County, KansasG.7
ResidenceHe had a residence on 2 June 1900 in 115 Paradise, Kansas City, Wyandotte County, KansasG.7
1925 Iowa State Census FatherWilliam was [-EventRole] to the 1925 Iowa State Census of William M. Adams 1925 Centerville, Appanoose County, IowaGO+.8,9,10

Citations

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  9. [S1208] Obituary, "Robert Adams," 1 October 1981, p. 2, col. 4; digital images, i The Digital Archives of the Centerville Iowegiani0  http://centerville.advantage-preservation.com/ : ).
  10. [S1208] Obituary, "Dorothy Hart Dies in Accident," 24 March 1980, p. 1, col. 4; digital images, i The Digital Archives of the Centerville Iowegiani0  http://centerville.advantage-preservation.com/ : ).

Ernest Stevens1

M, #3493, b. February 1897, d. before 10 July 1978
Last Edited29 March 2018

Parents

FatherElvin Richard Stout Bills b. 16 April 1869, d. 17 April 1906
MotherDeborah Fowler b. 24 May 1874, d. 22 January 1954

Biography

BirthErnest Stevens was born in February 1897 in Missouri.G1
DeathHe died before 10 July 1978 as an infant.2
NameErnest Stevens was also known as Ernest Bills.
NameHe was also known as Ernie Bills.3
Alt. BirthHe has conflicting birth information of February 1897 and MissouriG.
1900 Census SonElvin was [-EventRole] to the 1900 Census of Elvin Richard Stout Bills 1 June 1900 Elm Township, Putnam County, MissouriGO.4
Bills Elvin Richard 1900 US Census
ResidenceHe had a residence on 10 July 1978 in Concord, CaliforniaG.2

Citations

  1. [S1185] Missouri, Putnam, 1900 U.S. census, i Ancestryi0, Digital images, T623, roll 883, enumeration district (ED) 114, sheet 11 B, dwelling 215, family 215, Elvin R. [Stout] Bills household
  2. [S985] Iowa. Centerville, i Fanny Ashbyi0, "Fanny Ashby," July 10, 1978, p. 2, col. 1; digital images, i deathsi0  (http://centerville.advantage-preservation.com/ : accessed 23 Feb 2016), THE DIGITAL ARCHIVES OF THE Centerville Iowegian.
  3. [S120] 1900 US Census of Putnam County, MO, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Putnam Co., MO, Elm Township, Supervisor's District No. 142, Enumeration District No. 114, Sheet No. 11 B, Dwelling No. 215, Family No. 215
  4. [S1185] Missouri, Putnam, 1900 U.S. census, i Ancestryi0, Digital images, T623, enumeration district (ED) 114, sheet 11 B, dwelling 215

Lola Francis Stevens1,2

F, #3494, b. 30 May 1908, d. before 9 July 1978
Last Edited29 March 2018

Parents

FatherWilliam Marshall Stevens b. 1875, d. 1943
MotherDeborah Fowler b. 24 May 1874, d. 22 January 1954

Biography

BirthLola Francis Stevens was born on 30 May 1908 in Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, Iowa.GO3,2
DeathShe died before 9 July 1978.4
1910 Census DaughterWilliam gathered the census information of William Marshall Stevens on 7 May 1910 in Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.3,5
ChildWilliam was [-EventRole] to the census Head of William Marshall Stevens 16 January 1920 Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USAGO.6,5,7

Citations

  1. [S1158] Ancestry, "Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1800-1999," database, Ancestry, i Ancestryi0, accessed 13 Jan 2017), Birth of Lola Frances Stevens; Iowa Births and Christenings, 1830–1950." Index. FamilySearch.
  2. [S1221] "Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939," database, FamilySearch, i FamilySearchi0, accessed 11 Sep 2017), Lola Francis Stevens; Iowa Births and Christenings, 1830-1950.
  3. [S763] Iowa, Appanoose, 1910 U.S. census, i ancestryi0, Digital images, T624, roll T624_390, Caldwell Township, enumeration district (ED) 0013, sheet 12 A, p. 82 [stamped] 1499 [written], dwelling 239, family 243, William M. Stevens Household
  4. [S985] Iowa. Centerville, i Fanny Ashbyi0, "Fanny Ashby," July 10, 1978, p. 2, col. 1; digital images, i deathsi0  (http://centerville.advantage-preservation.com/ : accessed 23 Feb 2016), THE DIGITAL ARCHIVES OF THE Centerville Iowegian.
  5. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 18 Aug 2017, Gurnie W. Bills, 68475612.
  6. [S2] 1920 US Census of Appanoose County, Iowa., Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Appanoose Co., IA, City of Centerville, Supervisor's Districtt 8, Enumeration District 17, Sheet 18A, Dwelling No. 439, Family No. 449, 603 South 16th Street
  7. [S1309] Social Security Administration, "U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014," database, entry for Gurnie Bills, 1985, SS no. 333-05-0408, accessed 31 Jan 2018

Vera Lucille Stevens1

F, #3495, b. 7 April 1913, d. before 10 July 1978
Last Edited29 March 2018

Parents

FatherWilliam Marshall Stevens b. 1875, d. 1943
MotherDeborah Fowler b. 24 May 1874, d. 22 January 1954

Biography

BirthVera Lucille Stevens was born on 7 April 1913 in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa.GO+1,2
MarriageShe was married estimated 1933.3
DeathShe died before 10 July 1978.4
1910 Census DaughterWilliam gathered the census information of William Marshall Stevens on 7 May 1910 in Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.5,6
ChildWilliam was [-EventRole] to the census Head of William Marshall Stevens 16 January 1920 Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USAGO.2,6,7
ResidenceShe had a residence on 26 January 1954 in Lexington, Fayette County, KentuckyG.8
ResidenceShe had a residence in July 1978 in Rock Island, Rock Island County, IllinoisG.4

Citations

  1. [S1221] "Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939," database, FamilySearch, i FamilySearchi0, accessed 11 Sep 2017), Vera Lucille Stevens; Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939.
  2. [S2] 1920 US Census of Appanoose County, Iowa., Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Appanoose Co., IA, City of Centerville, Supervisor's Districtt 8, Enumeration District 17, Sheet 18A, Dwelling No. 439, Family No. 449, 603 South 16th Street
  3. [S114] Centerville Iowegian (probable): Fanny Ashby, Location: Centerville, Iowa, Copy in possession of Robert L. Adams
  4. [S985] Iowa. Centerville, i Fanny Ashbyi0, "Fanny Ashby," July 10, 1978, p. 2, col. 1; digital images, i deathsi0  (http://centerville.advantage-preservation.com/ : accessed 23 Feb 2016), THE DIGITAL ARCHIVES OF THE Centerville Iowegian.
  5. [S763] Iowa, Appanoose, 1910 U.S. census, i ancestryi0, Digital images, T624, roll T624_390, Caldwell Township, enumeration district (ED) 0013, sheet 12 A, p. 82 [stamped] 1499 [written], dwelling 239, family 243, William M. Stevens Household
  6. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 18 Aug 2017, Gurnie W. Bills, 68475612.
  7. [S1309] Social Security Administration, "U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014," database, entry for Gurnie Bills, 1985, SS no. 333-05-0408, accessed 31 Jan 2018
  8. [S305] Centerville Daily Iowegian: Mrs. Stevens, 83 Dies Monday, Location: Centerville, IA, Photocopy in possession of Robert L. Adams

Ted Stevens

M, #3496, b. 28 January 1915, d. 24 February 1983
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherWilliam Marshall Stevens b. 1875, d. 1943
MotherDeborah Fowler b. 24 May 1874, d. 22 January 1954

Biography

BirthTed Stevens was born on 28 January 1915 in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa.GO+1
DeathHe died on 24 February 1983, at age 68, in Paradise, Butte County, California.G2
ChildWilliam was [-EventRole] to the census Head of William Marshall Stevens 16 January 1920 Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USAGO.1,3,4
ChildWilliam was [-EventRole] to the census Head of William Marshall Stevens 10 April 1930 Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USAGO.5
1930 Census of the William S. Stevens family
ResidenceHe had a residence on 30 September 1947 in Fort Scott, St. Cloud County, IllinoisG.6
ResidenceHe had a residence on 25 January 1954 in Enid, Woodward County, OklahomaG.7
ResidenceHe had a residence on 9 July 1978 in Concord, Contra Costa County, CaliforniaG.2

Citations

  1. [S2] 1920 US Census of Appanoose County, Iowa., Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Appanoose Co., IA, City of Centerville, Supervisor's Districtt 8, Enumeration District 17, Sheet 18A, Dwelling No. 439, Family No. 449, 603 South 16th Street
  2. [S985] Iowa. Centerville, i Fanny Ashbyi0, "Fanny Ashby," July 10, 1978, p. 2, col. 1; digital images, i deathsi0  (http://centerville.advantage-preservation.com/ : accessed 23 Feb 2016), THE DIGITAL ARCHIVES OF THE Centerville Iowegian.
  3. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 18 Aug 2017, Gurnie W. Bills, 68475612.
  4. [S1309] Social Security Administration, "U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014," database, entry for Gurnie Bills, 1985, SS no. 333-05-0408, accessed 31 Jan 2018
  5. [S117] 1930 US Census of Appanoose County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Appanoose Co., Iowa, Centerville City, 3rd Ward, Enumeration District 4-8, Supervisor's District 14, Sheet 11 B, 1717 So. 19th St., Dwelling No. 273, Family No. 251
  6. [S1166] Iowa. Centerville, i CENTERVILLE DAILY IOWEGIANi0, "MRS. BETTY HURT CALLED BY DEATH," 29 September 1947, p. 1, col. 4; digital images, i THE DIGITAL ARCHIVES OF THE CENTERVILLE IOWEGIANi0  (http://centerville.advantage-preservation.com/ : accessed 12 Jan 2017), THE DIGITAL ARCHIVES OF THE CENTERVILLE IOWEGIAN.
  7. [S305] Centerville Daily Iowegian: Mrs. Stevens, 83 Dies Monday, Location: Centerville, IA, Photocopy in possession of Robert L. Adams