Adams - Ashby Family History

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Ellen1

F, #4126, b. about 1770
Last Edited25 May 2018

Family: John Gravitt b. May 1757, d. 1836

SonGeorge W. Gravitt+ b. between 1788 and 1790, d. 26 May 1860
SonEllis Gravitt+ b. 1789
SonWilliam Gravett b. 1791
SonJohn J. Gravitt b. 1793
DaughterPeggy H. Gravitt b. about 1794, d. after 1816
DaughterElizabeth Gravitt b. about 1796
SonAbsolom Gravitt b. 1801

Biography

BirthEllen was born about 1770.
MarriageShe and John Gravitt were married before 1788 in Stafford County, Virginia.G2,3

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams.
  2. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, page 1
  3. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Name: John Gravitt Spouse: Gravitt Parents: Mccartie George , Cather Birth Place: Spotsylvania, VA Birth Date: May 1757 Marriage Date: 1788 Death Date: 1836 Source Information cited: Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection - Marriages[database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001

Susan F. Gravitt1,2

F, #4127, b. about 1810
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherGeorge W. Gravitt b. between 1788 and 1790, d. 26 May 1860
MotherHannah Bowler b. estimated 1791

Biography

BirthSusan F. Gravitt was born about 1810.
MarriageShe and William F. Horn were married on 4 September 1847 in Estill County, KentuckyG, Permission by George Gravitt.3
NameSusan F. Gravitt was also known as Susan F. Gravett.4
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of about 1829.4
Alt. MarriageThey has conflicting marriage information of 12 November 1847 and Estill County, KentuckyG.4
Alt. MarriageThey has conflicting marriage information of 13 November 1847 and Estill County, KentuckyG.5

Citations

  1. [S38] Compiled by Ed Puckett, Estill County Marriage Permissive Notes 1809-1892
  2. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 1
  3. [S38] Compiled by Ed Puckett, Estill County Marriage Permissive Notes 1809-1892, Page 35.
  4. [S10] Edwards and Rose, Marriage Records of Estill County, Kentucky 1808-1900, Record Number: R929.37695 E26M, Page 404
  5. [S24] Broderbund Marriage CD

Absolom Gravitt1,2

M, #4128, b. 1801
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherJohn Gravitt b. May 1757, d. 1836
MotherEllen b. about 1770

Biography

BirthAbsolom Gravitt was born in 1801.2
MarriageHe and Polly Philbert were married on 8 May 1822.3

Citations

  1. [S714] Application For Membership To The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution of Mae Belle Jennings, Application and fees received by the National Secretary on 4 Mar 1924. Application examined and approved on 11 Apr 1924. Accepted by the National Board of Management 12 Apr 1924. National Number 199281.
  2. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 1
  3. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, page 2

Clarinda Barnett1

F, #4129, b. 13 December 1842, d. 11 July 1921
Last Edited25 May 2018

Family: Joseph Daniel Gravitt b. 20 February 1840, d. 13 March 1929

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

Biography

BirthClarinda Barnett was born on 13 December 1842 in Illinois.G1
MarriageShe and Joseph Daniel Gravitt were married on 28 December 1870 in Davis County, IowaG, Marriage performed by Rev. T. W. Wisdom.2,3,4,5
DeathClarinda Barnett died on 11 July 1921, at age 78, in Clarinda, Page County, Iowa.G1
BurialShe was buried in 1921 in Rose Hill Cemetery, Shenandoah, Page County, Iowa.G1
NoteSee attached sources.3
Note(Research):Marriage performed by Rev. T. W. Wisdom.
Census FamilyCensus Family: 1880, in Fabius Township, Davis County, IowaGO.6
1900 CensusJoseph and Clarinda was [-EventRole] to the 1900 Census of Joseph Daniel Gravitt 2 June 1900 Nishnabotna Township, Atchison County, MissouriG.7
ReadWriteReadWrite: 2 June 1900.7
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 10 May 2017, Clarinda Cox Barnett Gravitt, 111259816.
  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. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 4
  4. [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.
  5. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 9 May 2017, Job Daniel "Dan" Gravitt, 111258970.
  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

Thomas B. Gravitt1

M, #4130, b. 1 October 1858, d. 14 September 1896
Last Edited12 August 2008

Parents

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

Biography

BirthThomas B. Gravitt was born on 1 October 1858 Birth date from tombstone.1
DeathHe died on 14 September 1896, at age 37, Death date from tombstone.1

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, pages 3 and 6

John Gravitt1

M, #4131, b. 1815, d. 1887
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherEllis Gravitt b. 1789
MotherEliza Crutchfield b. about 1793, d. after 1831

Family: Elizabeth b. 1822, d. 1892

DaughterMary A. Gravitt
DaughterNancy J. Gravitt
DaughterTolitha Gravitt
SonJohn W. Gravitt d. 18 January 1916
SonThomas J. Gravitt d. 1913

Biography

BirthJohn Gravitt was born in 1815 Date of birth from tombstone.2
WitnessHe witnessed the marriage of Samuel Crowe and Nancy Gravitt between 025 and 27 December 1848 in Clark County, Kentucky.G3,4
MarriageJohn Gravitt and Elizabeth were married before 1841.1,5
DeathJohn Gravitt died in 1887, at age ~72, Date of death from tombstone.1,2
NameJohn Gravitt was also known as John Gravett.
NoteNAME: _DATE 1887.6

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, pages 2 and 3
  2. [S42] Compiled by Kathryn Owen, Old Graveyards of Clark County, Kentucky, Record Number: R929.376954 O97o, Page 53. Shows year of birth and death only.
  3. [S4] Crow Family Records received from Bettye Cooper Lowry.
  4. [S10] Edwards and Rose, Marriage Records of Estill County, Kentucky 1808-1900, Record Number: R929.37695 E26M, Page 204
  5. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, page 3
  6. [S42] Compiled by Kathryn Owen, Old Graveyards of Clark County, Kentucky, Record Number: R929.376954 O97o, Page 53

Elizabeth1

F, #4132, b. 1822, d. 1892
Last Edited12 August 2008

Family: John Gravitt b. 1815, d. 1887

DaughterMary A. Gravitt
DaughterNancy J. Gravitt
DaughterTolitha Gravitt
SonJohn W. Gravitt d. 18 January 1916
SonThomas J. Gravitt d. 1913

Biography

BirthElizabeth was born in 1822 Date of birth from tombstone.2
MarriageShe and John Gravitt were married before 1841.1,3
DeathElizabeth died in 1892, at age ~70, Date of death from tombstone.1,2
NameElizabeth was also known as Elizabeth Gravett.
NoteNAME: _DATE 1892.4
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of 1824 and KentuckyG.1

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, pages 2 and 3
  2. [S42] Compiled by Kathryn Owen, Old Graveyards of Clark County, Kentucky, Record Number: R929.376954 O97o, Page 53. Shows year of birth and death only.
  3. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, page 3
  4. [S42] Compiled by Kathryn Owen, Old Graveyards of Clark County, Kentucky, Record Number: R929.376954 O97o, Page 53

Mary E. Gravitt1,2

F, #4133, b. Abt Jul 1858-Jul 1859, d. 27 February 1863
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

Biography

BirthMary E. Gravitt was born Abt Jul 1858-Jul 1859 in Iowa.GO1,3
DeathShe died on 27 February 1863.1,3
NameMary E. Gravitt was also known as Mary E. Gravett.2
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of between June 1858 and June 1859 and IowaGO.2
1860 Census Household memberJames was [-EventRole] to the 1860 Census of James Henson Gravitt 1 June 1860 Montery, Fabius, Davis, Iowa, USG.4,5
1860 Census James Henson Gravitt
CensusMary was [-EventRole] to the census of Mary E. Gravitt 1 June 1860 Montery, Fabius, Davis, Iowa, USG.2
1860 Census James Henson Gravitt

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 3
  2. [S1282] 1860 US Census, population schedule, Montery, Fabius, Davis, Iowa, Page 106, Line 22, dwelling 753, family 714, Mary E. Gravett
  3. [S271] Compiler: McMains, Vera L, Gravitt Family Data
  4. [S1282] 1860 US Census, population schedule, Montery, Fabius, Davis, Iowa, Page 106, Line 19, dwelling 753, family 714, James Gravett
  5. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, Melissa Ann Gravitt Ashby, 38447969.

William T. Gravitt1

M, #4134, b. 13 October 1862, d. 30 December 1874
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

Biography

BirthWilliam T. Gravitt was born on 13 October 1862 in Iowa.GO1,2,3
DeathHe died on 30 December 1874, at age 12.4,2
BurialHe was buried in Washington Cemetery, Fabius Township, Davis County, Iowa.GO3
1870 Census Household residentJames was [-EventRole] to the 1870 Census of James Henson Gravitt 1 June 1870 Fabius Township, Davis County, IowaGO.5,6
Gravitt James Henson
Alt. DeathHe has conflicting death information of 31 December 1876 and Davis County, IowaG.1,3
Find A GraveFind A Grave: 2 February 2007, in Washington Cemetery, Fabius Township, Davis County, IowaGO.7

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 3
  2. [S271] Compiler: McMains, Vera L, Gravitt Family Data
  3. [S280] Davis Co., Iowa Cemetery Project, Url: http://showcase.netins.net/web/daviscoiacemeteries/, Last: Gravett First: William Middle: T. Birth: 10/13/1862 Death: 12/31/1876 Age: Comments: s/o J. H. & E Cemetery: Washington
  4. [S230] James M. Gravitt, Gravitt Family Line, Recipient: Robert L. Adams, WILLIAM T. BORN 10/13/1862 DIED 12/30/1874
  5. [S1283] 1870 US Census, population schedule, Fabius, Davis, Iowa, Page 11, Line 1, dwelling 82, family 83, James Gravitt
  6. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, Melissa Ann Gravitt Ashby, 38447969.
  7. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 18 Aug 2017, William T. Gravitt, 17765511.

Martha E. Gravitt1

F, #4135, b. 31 October 1866, d. 6 October 1867
Last Edited25 May 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

Biography

BirthMartha E. Gravitt was born on 31 October 1866 in Iowa.GO1,2
DeathShe died on 6 October 1867, at age 0, in Iowa.GO1,2
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of 13 October 1867.3
Alt. DeathShe has conflicting death information of 6 October 1886.3

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 3
  2. [S271] Compiler: McMains, Vera L, Gravitt Family Data
  3. [S230] James M. Gravitt, Gravitt Family Line, Recipient: Robert L. Adams, MARTHA E. 10/13/1867 DIED 10/06/1886

Job Crowe1,2

M, #4140, b. about 1780, d. about 1847
Last Edited26 May 1997

Parents

FatherDaniel Crowe b. about 1745, d. about 1818
MotherAnne b. about 1750, d. about 1810

Family: Civilar Dumford b. about 1785, d. about 1830

SonJob B Crowe b. about 1804
SonMathew Crowe b. about 1805
DaughterAnne Crowe b. about 1806
DaughterMartha Crowe b. about 1806
DaughterRebecca Crowe b. about 1810
DaughterElizabeth Crowe b. about 1811
SonRichard Crowe b. about 1812
DaughterLuvica Crowe b. about 1813
DaughterSally Crowe b. about 1814
DaughterAngeline Crowe+ b. 1814, d. 15 August 1904
SonRandall Crowe b. about 1815
DaughterMalinda Crowe b. about 1819
DaughterMary Abney Crowe b. about 1820
SonSamuel Crowe b. about 1821

Biography

BirthJob Crowe was born about 1780 in Virginia.G2
MarriageHe and Civilar Dumford were married on 5 July 1803 in Clark County, Kentucky.G2
DeathJob Crowe died about 1847 in Estill County, Kentucky.G2
Alt. MarriageThey has conflicting marriage information of 7 July 1803 and Clark County, KentuckyG.3

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 4
  2. [S4] Crow Family Records received from Bettye Cooper Lowry.
  3. [S324] Bourbon - Clark & Estill Counties Kentucky Marriages 1785-1850, Record Number: R929.37695 B766

Daniel Crowe1

M, #4141, b. about 1745, d. about 1818
Last Edited26 May 1997

Family: Anne b. about 1750, d. about 1810

SonJohn Crowe+ b. about 1765, d. about 1864
SonRichard Crowe+ b. about 1778, d. between 1812 and 1814
SonJob Crowe+ b. about 1780, d. about 1847

Biography

BirthDaniel Crowe was born about 1745 in England.G2
MarriageHe and Anne were married about 1764.2
DeathDaniel Crowe died about 1818 in Clark County, Kentucky.G2

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 4
  2. [S4] Crow Family Records received from Bettye Cooper Lowry.

Jefferson Floyd Stogdill1

M, #4143, b. 13 February 1885, d. 24 January 1957
Last Edited15 May 2018

Parents

FatherJohn Wesley Stogdill b. 26 May 1860, d. 18 December 1934
MotherMalinda Angeline Gravett b. 11 April 1865, d. 27 June 1899

Biography

BirthJefferson Floyd Stogdill was born on 13 February 1885 in Mark, Davis County, Iowa.G1
DeathHe died on 24 January 1957, at age 71, in Grand Island, Hall County, Nebraska.G
BurialHe was buried in 1957 in Grand Island Cemetery, Hall County, Nebraska.G

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 6

Ira N. Stogdill1,2

M, #4144, b. 13 November 1887, d. 22 July 1980
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherJohn Wesley Stogdill b. 26 May 1860, d. 18 December 1934
MotherMalinda Angeline Gravett b. 11 April 1865, d. 27 June 1899

Biography

BirthIra N. Stogdill was born on 13 November 1887.1,2
DeathHe died on 22 July 1980, at age 92.2
BurialHe was buried in July 1980 in Howell Cemetery, Wyacondah Township, Davis County, Iowa.GO2

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 6
  2. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 15 May 2018, Ira N. Stogdill, 117197695.

Cora Melvina Stogdill1

F, #4145, b. 5 September 1892, d. 19 January 1985
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherJohn Wesley Stogdill b. 26 May 1860, d. 18 December 1934
MotherMalinda Angeline Gravett b. 11 April 1865, d. 27 June 1899

Biography

BirthCora Melvina Stogdill was born on 5 September 1892 in Mark, Davis County, Iowa.G1
DeathShe died on 19 January 1985, at age 92, in Kirksville, Adair County, Missouri.G1
BurialShe was buried in January 1985 in Maple Hills Cemetery, Adair County, Missouri.G1

Citations

  1. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 15 May 2018, Cora Melvina Stogdill Hatfield, 153356419.

Joseph LeRoy Spurgeon1,2

M, #4146, b. 25 May 1860, d. 24 November 1945
Last Edited25 January 2018

Biography

BirthJoseph LeRoy Spurgeon was born on 25 May 1860 in Mark, Davis County, Iowa.G1,2
MarriageHe and Martha Gravitt were married on 12 December 1880 in Wyacondah Township, Davis County, Iowa.GO1,3,4,5,2
DeathJoseph LeRoy Spurgeon died on 24 November 1945, at age 85, in Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa.GO1,2
BurialHe was buried in November 1945 in Johnson Cemetery, Davis County, Iowa.G2
Find A GraveFind A Grave: 24 March 2014, in Johnson Cemetery, Davis County, IowaG.2

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 6
  2. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 10 May 2017, Joseph Leroy Spurgeon, 126843892.
  3. [S662] IA County Marriages 1838 - 1934, Url: https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1805551, name:Joseph L. Spurgin event:Marriage event date:12 Dec 1880 event place:Wyaconda Tp., Davis, Iowa, United States age:21 estimated birth year:1859 father:Eleazer Spurgin mother:Elizabeth Jones spouse:Martha Gravet spouse's age:21 spouse's estimated birth year:1859 spouse's father:Thos. Gravett spouse's mother:Angeline Crow "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934." Index. FamilySearch. https://familysearch.org : accessed 2012. Citing Iowa Court Clerks. County Marriage Records. County Courthouses in Iowa.
  4. [S1226] Iowa. Family Search, Digital Images of Death Certificates Family Search, Iowa, Death Records, 1921-1940." Death Certificate no. 26116 (1935), Martha Spurgeon, accessed 25 Jan 2018.
  5. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 10 May 2017, Martha Gravett Spurgeon, 76094505.

Cad Wallender Spurgeon1

M, #4147, b. about 1855
Last Edited22 May 2017

Biography

BirthCad Wallender Spurgeon was born about 1855.
MarriageHe and Lida Margaret Gravitt were married 21 December Married by John McCullough, JP.1

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 6

Hudson Sheppard1

M, #4148, b. about 1857
Last Edited20 May 2017

Biography

BirthHudson Sheppard was born about 1857.
MarriageHe and Olive Cordelia Gravitt were married on 18 February 1877 in Lancaster, Schuyler County, MissouriG, Married by Rev. Leonard York.1,1
ResidenceHe had a residence between 1880 and 1890 in Tribune, Greeley County, KansasG.1

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, page 5

Malinda Jane Cecil1,2

F, #4149, b. 17 June 1846, d. 30 October 1923
Last Edited21 December 2017

Parents

FatherWilliam G. Cecil b. before 17 June 1846
MotherNancy Davis b. before 17 June 1846

Family: George Washington Gravitt b. 22 October 1842, d. 13 January 1914

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

BirthMalinda Jane Cecil was born on 17 June 1846 in Jackson County, Indiana.G3,2
MarriageShe and George Washington Gravitt were married on 1 January 1863 in Davis County, Iowa.G2,4,1,5,6
DeathMalinda Jane Cecil died on 30 October 1923, at age 77, in Douglas Township, Adams County, Iowa'sG, Cause of Death Pneumonia / Contributory diabetes duration 20 years.2,6
Milinda Jane Cecil Gravitt Certificate of Death
BurialShe was buried in November 1923 in Oakland Cemetery, Corning, Adams County, Iowa.G2,6
Census FamilyCensus Family: 1880, in Douglas Township, Adams County, IowaGO.7

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 4
  2. [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.
  3. [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.
  4. [S1277] Iowa. Corning, Newspaper - Iowa - Adams County Free Press, "George W. Gravitt," 17 Jan 1914, p. 8, col. 5; digital images.
  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, He was married to Miss Malinda J. Cecil January 1st, 1863 and removed to Adams County, Iowa the following year.
  6. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 06 Sep 2017, Melinda Jane Cecil Gravett, 122941539.
  7. [S752] Soundex of the US Census of Iowa, Refers to ED 51, sheet C387, line 31, Douglas Township, Adams Co.

William Ellis Gravitt1,2

M, #4150, b. 6 December 1863, d. 1 December 1934
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherGeorge Washington Gravitt b. 22 October 1842, d. 13 January 1914
MotherMalinda Jane Cecil b. 17 June 1846, d. 30 October 1923

Biography

BirthWilliam Ellis Gravitt was born on 6 December 1863 in Davis County, Iowa.GO1,2
MarriageHe and Leelover were married.1
DeathWilliam Ellis Gravitt died on 1 December 1934, at age 70, in Carbon, Adams County, Iowa.G2
BurialHe was buried.2
Alt. DeathHe has conflicting death information of 1 December 1934 and Adams County, IowaGO.1

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 11
  2. [S1226] Iowa. Family Search, Digital Images of Death Certificates Family Search, Iowa, Death Records, 1921-1940." Death Certificate no. 1036 (1934), William Gravitt, accessed 25 Jan 2018.