Adams - Ashby Family History

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Ruth E. Gravitt1

F, #3754, b. 31 August 1902, d. 4 January 1987
Last Edited27 January 2018

Parents

FatherSamuel Andrew Gravitt b. 21 November 1869, d. 19 May 1956
MotherNettie L. Bloomfield b. 20 June 1879, d. 31 December 1956

Biography

BirthRuth E. Gravitt was born on 31 August 1902 in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USA.GO1
MarriageShe and F. Earl Banes were married on 28 July 1920 in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USA.GO2
DeathRuth E. Gravitt died on 4 January 1987, at age 84, in South Gage, Los Angeles County, California.G3
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of 1904 ? and IowaGO.4
NameRuth E. Gravitt was also known as Reuby Elizabeth Gravitt.3
NameShe was also known as Ruby Gravitt.4
Alt. NameAlt. Name: Ruby E. Gravitt.1

Citations

  1. [S1158] Ancestry, "Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1800-1999," database, Ancestry, i Ancestryi0, accessed 27 Jan 2018), Ruth E. Gravitt; Original data: Iowa Births and Christenings, 1830–1950." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2009, 2010. Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.
  2. [S662] IA County Marriages 1838 - 1934, Url: https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1805551, name:F. Earl Banes event:Marriage event date:28 Jul 1920 event place:Centerville, Appanoose, Iowa, United States age:19 estimated birth year:1901 father:L. W. Banes mother:Maggie Eckles spouse:Ruby Gravitt spouse's age:17 spouse's estimated birth year:1903 spouse's father:Samuel Gravitt spouse's mother:Nettie Bloomfield digital folder number:004320755 "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934." Index. FamilySearch. https://familysearch.org : accessed 2012. Citing Iowa Court Clerks. County Marriage Records. County Courthouses in Iowa.
  3. [S674] GENDEX Web Page of John Banes
  4. [S2] 1920 US Census of Appanoose County, Iowa., Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Appanoose Co., IA, Ward 2, Centerville, entry 27/27

Lawrence Gravitt1

M, #3755, b. 11 August 1913, d. 24 April 2003
Last Edited29 May 2017

Parents

FatherSamuel Andrew Gravitt b. 21 November 1869, d. 19 May 1956
MotherNettie L. Bloomfield b. 20 June 1879, d. 31 December 1956

Biography

BirthLawrence Gravitt was born on 11 August 1913 in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USA.GO1,2
MarriageHe and Garnet Elizabeth Ferris were married on 28 June 1935 in Peoria, Illinois.G3,4
DeathLawrence Gravitt died on 24 April 2003, at age 89, in Galesburg Cottage Hospital, Galesburg, Knox County, Illinois.G5
1930 Census SonSamuel was [-EventRole] to the 1930 Census of Samuel Andrew Gravitt 19 April 1930 Rockford, Winnebago County, IllinoisGO.6
Census NoteCensus Note: 19 April 1930, in Rockford, Winnebago County, IllinoisG.6

Citations

  1. [S2] 1920 US Census of Appanoose County, Iowa., Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Appanoose Co., IA, Ward 2, Centerville, entry 27/27
  2. [S637] Peoria Journal Star: Lawrence S. Gravitt, Location: Peoria, IL, Page: B05, Born Aug. 11, 1913, in Centerville, Iowa, to Samuel A. and Nettie Luella Bloomfield Gravitt...
  3. [S637] Peoria Journal Star: Lawrence S. Gravitt, Location: Peoria, IL, Page: B05...he married Garnet E. Ferris on June 28, 1935, in Peoria. She died May 11, 1993.
  4. [S638] Peoria Journal Star: Garnet E. Ferris Gravitt, Location: Peoria, IL, Page: D7, Born June 2, 1915, in Tylerville to Grant and Mable Davis Ferris, she married Lawrence Samuel Gravitt on June 28, 1935, in Peoria.
  5. [S637] Peoria Journal Star: Lawrence S. Gravitt, Location: Peoria, IL, Page: B05, Lawrence S. Gravitt, 89, of 301 South St. died at 6:03 a.m. Thursday, April 24, 2003, at Galesburg Cottage Hospital.
  6. [S214] 1930 US Census of Winnebago County, Illinois, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Winnebago Co., Illinois, Rockford Township, Winnebago Co., Illinois, Enumeration District 101-61, Sheet No. 19B, Dwelling No. 461, Family No. 462, Lines 71-75

Vera Gravitt1

F, #3756, b. 1916
Last Edited3 June 1997

Parents

FatherSamuel Andrew Gravitt b. 21 November 1869, d. 19 May 1956
MotherNettie L. Bloomfield b. 20 June 1879, d. 31 December 1956

Biography

BirthVera Gravitt was born in 1916 in Iowa.GO1
Census NoteCensus Note: 19 April 1930, in Rockford, Winnebago County, IllinoisG.2

Citations

  1. [S2] 1920 US Census of Appanoose County, Iowa., Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Appanoose Co., IA, Ward 2, Centerville, entry 27/27
  2. [S214] 1930 US Census of Winnebago County, Illinois, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Winnebago Co., Illinois, Rockford Township, Winnebago Co., Illinois, Enumeration District 101-61, Sheet No. 19B, Dwelling No. 461, Family No. 462, Lines 71-75

Joseph Daniel Gravitt1

M, #3757, b. 20 February 1840, d. 13 March 1929
Last Edited11 August 2018

Parents

FatherThomas J. Gravett b. 15 July 1812, d. 17 August 1890
MotherAngeline Crowe b. 1814, d. 15 August 1904

Family: Clarinda Barnett b. 13 December 1842, d. 11 July 1921

SonWilliam Gravitt
SonJoel E. Gravitt
DaughterLiza A. Gravitt b. 15 October 1871, d. 1 February 1952
SonJohn H. Gravett b. March 1885

Biography

BirthJoseph Daniel Gravitt was born on 20 February 1840 in Clark County, KentuckyG, Age 10 and born in KY according to the 1850 Census; age 39 and born in Ky according to the 1880 Census.2,3,4,5,6,7,1
MarriageHe and Clarinda Barnett were married on 28 December 1870 in Davis County, IowaG, Marriage performed by Rev. T. W. Wisdom.2,5,8,1
DeathJoseph Daniel Gravitt died on 13 March 1929, at age 89, in Shenandoah, Page County, Iowa.G2,1
BurialHe was buried on 14 March 1929 in Shenandoah, Page County, Iowa.G2,1
NameJoseph Daniel Gravitt was also known as Job Daniel Gravett.3,9,1,2
NameHe was also known as Job Daniel Gravitt.9,1
Note(Research):Named for grandfather Job and great grandfather Daniel Crow.
Military ServiceHe served in the military in June 1863 in Davis County, IowaG.10
Census FamilyCensus Family: 1880, in Fabius Township, Davis County, IowaGO.6
OccupationHe worked as a a day laborer. on 2 June 1900 in Nishnabotna Township, Atchison County, MissouriG.11
1900 CensusJoseph and Clarinda was [-EventRole] to the 1900 Census of Joseph Daniel Gravitt 2 June 1900 Nishnabotna Township, Atchison County, MissouriG.12
ReadWriteReadWrite: 2 June 1900.12
Alt. NameAlt. Name: 13 March 1929, in Shenandoah, Page County, IowaG.
Find A GraveFind A Grave: 27 May 2013, in Rose Hill Cemetery, Shenandoah, Page County, IowaG.1

Citations

  1. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 9 May 2017, Job Daniel "Dan" Gravitt, 111258970.
  2. [S1226] Iowa. Family Search, Digital Images of Death Certificates Family Search, Iowa, Death Records, 1921-1940." Death Certificate no. 732764 (1940), Joseph Daniel Gravett, accessed 25 Jan 2018.
  3. [S263] 1860 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis Co., IA, Entry 782 / 743
  4. [S602] 1850 US Census of Estill County, Kentucky, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Estill Co., KY, Page 73, Entry 380 /380
  5. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 4
  6. [S752] Soundex of the US Census of Iowa, Refers to Vol. 9, ED 51, sheet 8, line 19, Fabious Township, Davis Co.
  7. [S543] Family: No. 34, 1900 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 24, Household: Job Daniel Gravitt, County: Atchison, State: Missouri, Township: Nishnabotna Township, Dwelling: No. 34, Page: 2 B, Job D. Gravett, age 61, born Feb., 1839 in Kentucky.
  8. [S543] Family: No. 34, 1900 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 24, Household: Job Daniel Gravitt, County: Atchison, State: Missouri, Township: Nishnabotna Township, Dwelling: No. 34, Page: 2 B, Present marriage 30 years.
  9. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Page 2
  10. [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.
  11. [S543] Family: No. 34, 1900 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 24, Household: Job Daniel Gravitt, County: Atchison, State: Missouri, Township: Nishnabotna Township, Dwelling: No. 34, Page: 2 B, Day laborer.
  12. [S543] Family: No. 34, 1900 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 24, Household: Job Daniel Gravitt, County: Atchison, State: Missouri, Township: Nishnabotna Township, Dwelling: No. 34, Page: 2 B

George Washington Gravitt1,2,3

M, #3758, b. 22 October 1842, d. 13 January 1914
Last Edited19 March 2018

Parents

FatherThomas J. Gravett b. 15 July 1812, d. 17 August 1890
MotherAngeline Crowe b. 1814, d. 15 August 1904

Family: Malinda Jane Cecil b. 17 June 1846, d. 30 October 1923

SonWilliam Ellis Gravitt b. 6 December 1863, d. 1 December 1934
SonJohn Wilson Gravitt b. 9 June 1865, d. 18 June 1916
SonFrank M. Gravitt b. 4 October 1867, d. 15 August 1911
DaughterNancy Emma Gravitt+ b. 14 July 1869, d. 16 September 1914
SonSylvester Crane Gravitt b. between 3 August 1871 and 1875, d. 6 June 1955
DaughterRolena Gravitt b. 12 January 1873, d. 14 February 1879
DaughterDella Gravitt b. 1 December 1873, d. 17 March 1875
DaughterMertilla Gravitt b. 30 December 1874, d. 17 March 1875
DaughterStella Gravitt b. 6 March 1878, d. February 1879
SonGeorge Washington Gravitt, Jr. b. 23 December 1879, d. 19 January 1951
DaughterLulu Grace Gravitt b. 4 October 1881, d. 24 November 1958
DaughterElma Viola Gravitt b. 1 August 1883, d. October 1973
DaughterNettie Mabel Gravitt b. 28 September 1885, d. 18 August 1940
SonJoseph Cecil Gravitt b. 5 December 1887, d. 18 October 1971
DaughterKattie Gravitt b. 14 February 1890, d. 14 February 1890

Biography

BirthGeorge Washington Gravitt was born on 22 October 1842 in Clark County, Kentucky.G1,4,5,2
MarriageHe and Malinda Jane Cecil were married on 1 January 1863 in Davis County, Iowa.G6,2,4,7,8
DeathGeorge Washington Gravitt died on 13 January 1914, at age 71, in Adams County, Iowa.G2,9,10
Gra3758Obit
BurialHe was buried in Oakland Cemetery, Corning, Adams County, Iowa.G2,4
NameGeorge Washington Gravitt was also known as George Washington Gravitt.4
NameHe was also known as George W. Gravitte.11
Birth CensBirth Cens.12
Alt. BurialHe has conflicting burial information of Oakland Cemetery, Quincy, Adams County, IowaG.13
Military ServiceHe served in the military in June 1863 in Davis County, IowaGO.14
ResidenceHe had a residence in 1864 in Adams County, IowaG.10
Census FamilyCensus Family: 1880, in Douglas Township, Adams County, IowaGO.15
ObituaryObituary: 17 January 1914, in Corning, Adams County, IowaG.2
Alt. NameAlt. Name: 7 November 1923, in Corning, Adams County, IowaG.8

Citations

  1. [S263] 1860 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis Co., IA, Entry 782 / 743
  2. [S1277] Iowa. Corning, Newspaper - Iowa - Adams County Free Press, "George W. Gravitt," 17 Jan 1914, p. 8, col. 5; digital images.
  3. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams.
  4. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, page 4
  5. [S623] The Adams County Free Press: James H. Gravitt, Location: Corning, Adams County, Iowa, Electronic copy, provided by Buz Henzel, in possession of Robert L. Adams, George W. Gravitt was born October 22, 1842, in Clark County, Kentucky.
  6. [S1226] Iowa. Family Search, Digital Images of Death Certificates Family Search, Iowa, Death Records, 1921-1940." Death Certificate no. 2-185 (1923), Melinda Jane Gravitt, accessed 19 Nov 2017.
  7. [S623] The Adams County Free Press: James H. Gravitt, Location: Corning, Adams County, Iowa, He was married to Miss Malinda J. Cecil January 1st, 1863 and removed to Adams County, Iowa the following year.
  8. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 06 Sep 2017, Melinda Jane Cecil Gravett, 122941539.
  9. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, page 4. Died of cerebral hemorrage.
  10. [S623] The Adams County Free Press: James H. Gravitt, Location: Corning, Adams County, Iowa
  11. [S1056] FamilySearch, "Iowa, Death Records, 1921-1940." Database and images, (familysearch.org : accessed 15 Nov 2016); death of Melinda Jane Gravitt; Iowa, Death Records, 1921-1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-909-57557-58785-70?cc=2531337 : accessed 15 November 2016), 101768563 > image 230 of 755; citing State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines.
  12. [S602] 1850 US Census of Estill County, Kentucky, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Estill Co., KY, Page 73, entry 380 / 380.
  13. [S623] The Adams County Free Press: James H. Gravitt, Location: Corning, Adams County, Iowa, Interment was made in Oakland cemetery at Quincy.
  14. [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.
  15. [S752] Soundex of the US Census of Iowa, Refers to ED 51, sheet C387, line 31, Douglas Township, Adams Co.

Harriett Gravitt1,2

F, #3759, b. 28 August 1844, d. 20 September 1920
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherThomas J. Gravett b. 15 July 1812, d. 17 August 1890
MotherAngeline Crowe b. 1814, d. 15 August 1904

Biography

BirthHarriett Gravitt was born on 28 August 1844 in Kentucky.G1,2
MarriageShe and John M. Bolt were married.3,2
DeathHarriett Gravitt died on 20 September 1920, at age 76, in Montgomery County, Iowa.G2
BurialShe was buried on 22 September 1920 in Arlington Cemetery, Stanton, Montgomery County, Iowa.G2
Birth CensBirth Cens.4
Find A GraveFind A Grave: 9 June 2010, in Arlington Cemetery, Stanton, Montgomery County, IowaG.

Citations

  1. [S263] 1860 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis Co., IA, Entry 782 / 743
  2. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 9 May 2017, Harriett Gravitt Bolt, 53454043.
  3. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 9 May 2017, Joham Morris "John" Bolt, 53454041.
  4. [S602] 1850 US Census of Estill County, Kentucky, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Estill Co., KY, Page 73, entry 380 / 380.

Ellis Gravitt1

M, #3760, b. 1846 ?
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherThomas J. Gravett b. 15 July 1812, d. 17 August 1890
MotherAngeline Crowe b. 1814, d. 15 August 1904

Biography

BirthEllis Gravitt was born 1846 ? in KentuckyG age 5 and born in KY according to the 1850 Census; age 14 in the 1860 Census; age 32 in the 1880 Census.2,1,3
Birth CensBirth Cens.4

Citations

  1. [S263] 1860 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis Co., IA, Entry 782 / 743
  2. [S244] 1880 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis Co., IA, ED 52, sheet 2, line 13
  3. [S602] 1850 US Census of Estill County, Kentucky, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Estill Co., KY, Page 73, Entry 380 /380
  4. [S602] 1850 US Census of Estill County, Kentucky, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Estill Co., KY, Page 73, entry 380 / 380.

Susan F. Gravitt1,2

F, #3761
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherThomas J. Gravett b. 15 July 1812, d. 17 August 1890
MotherAngeline Crowe b. 1814, d. 15 August 1904

Biography

Birth CensBirth Cens: 1848 , in Clark County, KentuckyG.1,2

Citations

  1. [S263] 1860 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis Co., IA, Entry 782 / 743
  2. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 2

Amanda Frances Gravitt1,2

F, #3762, b. 1850
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherThomas J. Gravett b. 15 July 1812, d. 17 August 1890
MotherAngeline Crowe b. 1814, d. 15 August 1904

Biography

BirthAmanda Frances Gravitt was born in 1850 in Clark County, Kentucky.G1,2
Birth CensBirth Cens.

Citations

  1. [S263] 1860 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis Co., IA, Entry 782 / 743
  2. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 2

Livisa Gravitt1

F, #3763, b. 23 July 1851, d. 11 July 1906
Last Edited9 May 2017

Parents

FatherThomas J. Gravett b. 15 July 1812, d. 17 August 1890
MotherAngeline Crowe b. 1814, d. 15 August 1904

Family: James Stookesberry

DaughterNora May Stookesberry b. 1 March 1886
SonJake Stookesberry b. 8 October 1888

Biography

BirthLivisa Gravitt was born on 23 July 1851 in Estill County, Kentucky.G2
MarriageShe and James Stookesberry were married on 19 November 1874.2
DeathLivisa Gravitt died on 11 July 1906, at age 54, in Adams County, Iowa.GO2
NameLivisa Gravitt was also known as Louvica Gravitt.2
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of 1852 and KentuckyG.1

Citations

  1. [S263] 1860 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis Co., IA, Entry 782 / 743
  2. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 5

Mary Elanor Gravitt

F, #3764, b. 1854 ?
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherThomas J. Gravett b. 15 July 1812, d. 17 August 1890
MotherAngeline Crowe b. 1814, d. 15 August 1904

Biography

BirthMary Elanor Gravitt was born 1854 ? in Iowa.GO1
MarriageShe and Peter Jarvis were married on 9 July 1874.2
NoteNAME: _DATE 1856.1,3

Citations

  1. [S263] 1860 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis Co., IA, Entry 782 / 743
  2. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 5
  3. [S49] 1850 State Census of Davis County, Iowa, Page 1006; Dwelling No. 96, Family No. 96

Olive Cordelia Gravitt1,2

F, #3765, b. 1856 ?, d. 23 January 1914
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherThomas J. Gravett b. 15 July 1812, d. 17 August 1890
MotherAngeline Crowe b. 1814, d. 15 August 1904

Biography

BirthOlive Cordelia Gravitt was born 1856 ? in Iowa.GO1
MarriageShe and Hudson Sheppard were married on 18 February 1877 in Lancaster, Schuyler County, MissouriG, Married by Rev. Leonard York.3,3
DeathOlive Cordelia Gravitt died on 23 January 1914 in Tribune, Greeley County, Kansas.G3
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of 23 July 1856 and Davis County, IowaG.3
ResidenceShe had a residence between 1880 and 1890 in Tribune, Greeley County, KansasG.3

Citations

  1. [S263] 1860 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis Co., IA, Entry 782 / 743
  2. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 3
  3. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, page 5

Lida Margaret Gravitt1,2

F, #3766, b. 1857, d. 13 February 1888
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherThomas J. Gravett b. 15 July 1812, d. 17 August 1890
MotherAngeline Crowe b. 1814, d. 15 August 1904

Biography

BirthLida Margaret Gravitt was born in 1857 in Iowa.GO1,3
MarriageShe and Cad Wallender Spurgeon were married 21 December Married by John McCullough, JP.3
DeathLida Margaret Gravitt died on 13 February 1888, at age ~31, in Davis County, Iowa.GO
BurialShe was buried in Hopkins Cemetery, Davis County, Iowa.G
NameLida Margaret Gravitt was also known as Maggie Gravitt.3
Find A GraveFind A Grave: 6 September 2011, in Hopkins Cemetery, Davis County, IowaG.

Citations

  1. [S263] 1860 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis Co., IA, Entry 782 / 743
  2. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 3
  3. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, page 6

Sarah Ann Dwyer1

F, #3771, b. 27 April 1844, d. 1 May 1913
Last Edited22 March 2018

Parents

FatherEdward Dwyer b. 1810
MotherMary Lee b. 1815

Family: John William Gravitt b. 11 March 1837, d. 18 March 1918

SonWilliam Albert Gravett+ d. 16 June 1962
DaughterElla Nora Gravitt+ b. 6 September 1862, d. 16 July 1945
DaughterWilbeth Belle Gravitt+ b. 10 October 1864, d. 25 February 1955
DaughterSarah Amanda Gravett b. 15 January 1868, d. 3 April 1934
SonGeorge Ellis Gravett+ b. 21 October 1869, d. 22 October 1941
DaughterClarinda Jane Gravitt+ b. 8 December 1872, d. 16 May 1957
DaughterFlorence Alice Gravitt+ b. 14 May 1874, d. 21 March 1925
SonJohn Alfred Gravett+ b. 10 June 1877, d. 8 July 1960
DaughterAda Edna Gravitt+ b. 28 March 1881, d. 26 March 1954
DaughterOllie Mae Gravett+ b. 11 February 1885, d. 4 April 1961
SonLee Gravitt b. 1888

Biography

BirthSarah Ann Dwyer was born on 27 April 1844 in Iowa.GO2,3
MarriageShe and John William Gravitt were married in September 1860 in Iowa.GO1,4,5,6,7
DeathSarah Ann Dwyer died on 1 May 1913, at age 69, in Washington Township, Appanoose County, IowaG, Cause of death - cerebral apoplexia.1,4,5,8,3,7
BurialShe was buried in May 1913 in Burgher Cemetery, Davis County, Iowa.G7
NameSarah Ann Dwyer was also known as Sarah A. Dwyer.9
Religious AffiliationShe was joined the Liberty Baptist Church. between 1880 and 1890 in Davis County, IowaG.
Find A GraveFind A Grave: 31 January 2007, in Burgher Cemetery, Davis County, IowaG.7

Citations

  1. [S363] Sandra Hargrove, GEDCOM File submitted by Sandra Hargrove.
  2. [S486] Appanoose Co., Iowa Death Books, Record Type: Photocopy of Appanoose County, Iowa Death Registry, Name Of Person: Gravitt, Sarah Ann, Volume: 1906 - 1918, Page 18, Registrar's No. 189. Iowa is shown as her place of birth.
  3. [S517] Tombstone of Sarah A. Dwyer Gravitt, Record Type: Cemetery Marker, Name Of Person: Sarah A. Dwyer Gravitt, Reader: Robert L. Adams, Sarah A. Gravitt Apr. 27, 1844 - May 1, 1913
  4. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Page: 50 Name: John W. Gravitt Birth Date: 1837 Death Date: 18 Mar 1918 Cemetery: Burgher Town: Fabius Comment: Sarah A. 1844 to 01 May 1913 Relative: wif: Sarah A. Grave Stone Records of Davis County, Iowa; copied by Graves Registration W. P. A. Project
  5. [S280] Davis Co., Iowa Cemetery Project, Url: http://showcase.netins.net/web/daviscoiacemeteries/, Last: Gravitt First: Sarah Middle: A. Birth: 4/27/1844 Death: 5/1/1913 Age: Comments: w/o J. W. Cemetery: Burgher
  6. [S35] 1925 State Census of Appanoose County, Iowa, Ada Gregory - her parents were married it Iowa.
  7. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 22 Oct 2017, Sarah Ann Dwyer Gravitt, 17753970.
  8. [S486] Appanoose Co., Iowa Death Books, Record Type: Photocopy of Appanoose County, Iowa Death Registry, Name Of Person: Gravitt, Sarah Ann, Volume: 1906 - 1918, Page 18, Registrar's No. 189
  9. [S244] 1880 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis Co., IA, ED 51, Sheet 21, line 36