Adams - Ashby Family History

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Martha Isabelle McKenzie1

F, #3901, b. 4 January 1912, d. 12 November 1975
Last Edited25 May 2018

Biography

BirthMartha Isabelle McKenzie was born on 4 January 1912 in Appanoose County, Iowa.GO1
MarriageShe and Loyd DeWire Spurgeon were married before 1934 in Iowa.GO2,1
DeathMartha Isabelle McKenzie died on 12 November 1975, at age 63, in Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa.GO1
BurialShe was buried in November 1975 in Sunset View Cemetery, Moulton, Appanoose County, Iowa.G1
NameMartha Isabelle McKenzie was also known as Isaballe McKenzie.2

Citations

  1. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, Loyd DeWire Spurgeon, 9616117.
  2. [S363] Sandra Hargrove, GEDCOM File submitted by Sandra Hargrove.

Vernea Gregory1

F, #3903, b. about 1877
Last Edited28 January 2018

Family: William Albert Gravett d. 16 June 1962

DaughterLaRue Gravitt b. 20 July 1907, d. 2 April 2003

Biography

BirthVernea Gregory was born about 1877 in Kansas.G
MarriageShe and William Albert Gravett were married on 27 February 1901 in Appanoose County, Iowa.GO2,3,1
NameVernea Gregory was also known as Verna Bell Gregory.4
Alt. NameAlt. Name: Verna Bell Gravett, in KansasG.4

Citations

  1. [S662] IA County Marriages 1838 - 1934, Url: https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1805551, name:W. A. Gravett event:Marriage event date:27 Feb 1901 event place:Appanoose, Iowa, United States age:23 estimated birth year:1878 spouse:Vernea Gregory spouse's age:18 spouse's estimated birth year:1883 digital folder number:004309930 "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934." Index. FamilySearch. https://familysearch.org : accessed 2012. Citing Iowa Court Clerks. County Marriage Records. County Courthouses in Iowa.
  2. [S363] Sandra Hargrove, GEDCOM File submitted by Sandra Hargrove.
  3. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 10
  4. [S1221] "Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939," database, FamilySearch, i FamilySearchi0, accessed 29 Aug 2017), Larue Gravett; Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939," database with images, FamilySearch.

LaRue Gravitt1,2

F, #3907, b. 20 July 1907, d. 2 April 2003
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherWilliam Albert Gravett d. 16 June 1962
MotherVernea Gregory b. about 1877

Biography

BirthLaRue Gravitt was born on 20 July 1907 in Moulton, Appanoose County, Iowa.G3,2
DivorceShe and Homer Clonal Adair were divorced Divorce.4
MarriageLaRue Gravitt and Homer Clonal Adair were married on 7 April 1928 in Redfield, Spink County, South Dakota.G2
DeathLaRue Gravitt died on 2 April 2003, at age 95, in Yakima, Yakima County, Washington.G1,5

Citations

  1. [S683] Social Security Administration Death Index
  2. [S1271] South Dakota. State Board of Health - Division of Vital Statistics. Ancestry, Ancestry, Certificate 124073 Registration Number 4066, Adair-Gravett, accessed 29 Aug 2017.
  3. [S1221] "Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939," database, FamilySearch, i FamilySearchi0, accessed 29 Aug 2017), Larue Gravett; Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939," database with images, FamilySearch.
  4. [S363] Sandra Hargrove, GEDCOM File submitted by Sandra Hargrove.
  5. [S1272] Washington State Department of Health. State Death Records Index, 1940-1996. Microfilm. Washington State Archives, Olympia, Washington, "Washington, Death Index, 1940-2104," database, ancestry, accessed 29 Aug 2017), LA Rue Gravitt Adair Death; Washington State Department of Health. State Death Records Index, 1940-1996. Microfilm. Washington State Archives, Olympia, Washington.

Homer Clonal Adair1,2

M, #3911, b. 30 May 1903, d. November 1968
Last Edited25 May 2018

Biography

BirthHomer Clonal Adair was born on 30 May 1903 in Hyde County, South Dakota.G2,3
DivorceHe and LaRue Gravitt were divorced Divorce.1
MarriageHomer Clonal Adair and LaRue Gravitt were married on 7 April 1928 in Redfield, Spink County, South Dakota.G4
DeathHomer Clonal Adair died in November 1968, at age 65.3

Citations

  1. [S363] Sandra Hargrove, GEDCOM File submitted by Sandra Hargrove.
  2. [S1273] South Dakota Department of Health; Pierre, South Dakota; South Dakota, Birth Index, 1856-1917, "South Dakota, Birth Index, 1856-1917," database, Ancestry, i Ancestryi0, accessed 29 Aug 2017), Homer Adair; Ancestry.com. South Dakota, Birth Index, 1856-1917 [database on-line].
  3. [S683] Social Security Administration Death Index
  4. [S1271] South Dakota. State Board of Health - Division of Vital Statistics. Ancestry, Ancestry, Certificate 124073 Registration Number 4066, Adair-Gravett, accessed 29 Aug 2017.

John Alfred Gravett1,2

M, #3914, b. 10 June 1877, d. 8 July 1960
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherJohn William Gravitt b. 11 March 1837, d. 18 March 1918
MotherSarah Ann Dwyer b. 27 April 1844, d. 1 May 1913

Family: Ida M. Horn b. 5 January 1882, d. 1 January 1971

SonClinton Bernard Gravett+ b. 9 August 1905, d. August 1982
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Biography

BirthJohn Alfred Gravett was born on 10 June 1877 in Davis County, Iowa.GO3,1,4,5,6,2
MarriageHe and Ida M. Horn were married on 25 December 1901 in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USA.GO1,7,8
DeathJohn Alfred Gravett died on 8 July 1960, at age 83, in Iowa.GO1,2
BurialHe was buried in July 1960 in IOOF Cemetery, Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa.G2
NameJohn Alfred Gravett was also known as Fred Gravitt.9
NoteSee attached sources.1
Note(Research):BIO: Alfred and Albert Gravitt are twins.
OccupationHe worked as a a self-employed farmer on 12 September 1918 in Moulton, Davis County, IowaG.10,2
WWI Draft RegistrationWWI Draft Registration: 12 September 1918, in Moulton, Davis County, IowaG.10,2,11
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ResidenceHe had a residence on 31 March 1925 in Moulton, Appanoose County, IowaG.12,2
ResidenceHe had a residence on 5 April 1934 in West Grove, Davis County, IowaG.13,2
ResidenceHe had a residence on 23 October 1941 in West Grove, Davis County, IowaG.14,2
ResidenceHe had a residence on 16 May 1957 in Bloomfield, Davis County, IowaG.15,2

Citations

  1. [S363] Sandra Hargrove, GEDCOM File submitted by Sandra Hargrove.
  2. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, John Alfred “Fred” Gravett, 120143146.
  3. [S244] 1880 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis Co., IA, ED 51, Sheet 21, line 36
  4. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 10
  5. [S338] Compiler: Inc, MyFamily.com, WWI Draft Registrations, Url: http://www.ancestry.com, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18 [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2002. National Archives and Records Administration. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. M1509, 4,277 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, John Alfred Gravett; Date of Birth 10 Jun 1877
  6. [S648] Moulton Weekly Tribune: Fred Gravett Dies at Home in Bloomfield, Location: Moulton, Iowa, Copy in possession of Robert L. Adams, He was 83 years old.
  7. [S632] Moulton Weekly Tribune, Location: Moulton, Appanoose County, Iowa, Page: Page 1, Mrs. Gravitt, the former Ida Horn, and Mr. (Fred) Gravitt were married December 25, 1901 by the Rev. George M. Adams, pastor of the First Baptist church in Centerville.
  8. [S662] IA County Marriages 1838 - 1934, Url: https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1805551, name:John A. Gravett event:Marriage event date:25 Dec 1901 event place:Appanoose County, Iowa, United States age:24 estimated birth year:1877 spouse:Ida Horne spouse's age:19 spouse's estimated birth year:1882 digital folder number:004309931 "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934." Index. FamilySearch. https://familysearch.org : accessed 2012. Citing Iowa Court Clerks. County Marriage Records. County Courthouses in Iowa.
  9. [S416] Mrs. Hunter Jones, The Gravett Family History
  10. [S338] Compiler: Inc, MyFamily.com, WWI Draft Registrations, Url: http://www.ancestry.com, John Alfred Gravett
  11. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, Ida M. Gravett, 120143243.
  12. [S329] Davis County Republican: Mrs. Florence A. Burgher, Location: Bloomfield, Iowa, Copy in possession of Robert L. Adams
  13. [S624] Moulton Weekly Tribune: Death Calls Two Moulton Ladies, Location: Moulton, Appanoose County, Iowa
  14. [S626] Moulton Weekly Tribune: Well Know Farmer Dies At Age Of 72, Location: Moulton, Appanoose County, Iowa
  15. [S628] Moulton Weekly Tribune: Mrs. Jane Spurgeon Dies At Age Of 84 Years, Location: Moulton, Appanoose County, Iowa, Page: Page 1

Clinton Bernard Gravett1,2

M, #3916, b. 9 August 1905, d. August 1982
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherJohn Alfred Gravett b. 10 June 1877, d. 8 July 1960
MotherIda M. Horn b. 5 January 1882, d. 1 January 1971

Family:

SonDarrell Eugene Gravett b. 10 December 1927, d. May 1987
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Biography

BirthClinton Bernard Gravett was born on 9 August 1905 in Fabius Township, Davis County, IowaGO, three miles west of Monterey near what is known as Stober Springs.2,3
MarriageHe was married on 25 December 1926 in Davis County, Iowa.G1,2,4
DeathHe died in August 1982, at age ~77, in Appanoose County, Iowa.GO3

Citations

  1. [S363] Sandra Hargrove, GEDCOM File submitted by Sandra Hargrove.
  2. [S725] Bernard and Pauline Johnson Gravett Family
  3. [S683] Social Security Administration Death Index, CLINTON GRAVETT
  4. [S633] Moulton Weekly Tribune: Johnson-Gravitt, Location: Moulton, Appanoose County, Iowa, Page: Page 1, At 6 p.m. Christmas day, the home of Jerry Johnson, in Fabius township, was the scene of happiness when Bernard Gravett and Pauline Johnson were united in marriage...

Roy S. Gregory1,2

M, #3925, b. 15 January 1881, d. 21 August 1979
Last Edited3 July 2018

Parents

FatherDon A. Gregory b. about 1881, d. after 1 January 1925
MotherMary H. Stansberry

Family: Ada Edna Gravitt b. 28 March 1881, d. 26 March 1954

SonKeith Earl Gregory b. 21 April 1911, d. 24 January 1990

Biography

BirthRoy S. Gregory was born on 15 January 1881.3,2
MarriageHe and Ada Edna Gravitt were married about 1901.3
DeathRoy S. Gregory died on 21 August 1979, at age 98, in Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa.G2
BurialHe was buried in August 1979 in Shaul Cemetery, Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa.G2
1925 Iowa State CensusRoy was [-EventRole] to the 1925 Iowa State Census of Roy S. Gregory 1 January 1925 Moulton, Appanoose County, IowaG.3
1915 Iowa State Census1915 Iowa State Census: 1 January 1925, in Moravia, Appanoose County, IowaG.

Citations

  1. [S363] Sandra Hargrove, GEDCOM File submitted by Sandra Hargrove.
  2. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, Roy S. Gregory, 24047421.
  3. [S1162] Iowa, 1925 Iowa State Census, population schedule, line 96 - 98, Roy S. Gregory household; (ancestry.com)