Adams - Ashby Family History

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

John Wilson Gravitt1

M, #4151, b. 9 June 1865, d. 18 June 1916
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

BirthJohn Wilson Gravitt was born on 9 June 1865 in Davis County, Iowa.G1,2
MarriageHe and Letitia Bohling were married.1
DeathJohn Wilson Gravitt died on 18 June 1916, at age 51.1,2

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 11
  2. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Name: John W Gravett Parents: George Gravitt , Malinda Jane Cecil Birth Place: Davis Co, IA Birth Date: 9 June 1865 Death Date: 18 June 1916 Source Information cited: Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection - Marriages[database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001

Letitia Bohling1

F, #4152, b. about 1868
Last Edited26 May 1997

Biography

BirthLetitia Bohling was born about 1868.
MarriageShe and John Wilson Gravitt were married.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 [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 11

Frank M. Gravitt1

M, #4153, b. 4 October 1867, d. 15 August 1911
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

BirthFrank M. Gravitt was born on 4 October 1867.1,2
MarriageHe and Lenore Isabelle Cecil were married in 1890.1
DeathFrank M. Gravitt died on 15 August 1911, at age 43.1,3
BurialHe was buried in Wesley Chapel.G1
Alt. DeathHe has conflicting death information of 6 June 1911.2

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 11
  2. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Name: Frank M Gravett Parents: George Gravitt , Malinda Jane Cecil Birth Place: Davis Co, IA Birth Date: October 1867 Death Date: 6 June 1911 Source Information cited: Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection - Marriages[database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001
  3. [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, One son, Frank, died in August, 1911.

Lenore Isabelle Cecil1

F, #4154, b. 11 December 1874, d. 3 April 1946
Last Edited25 May 2018

Biography

BirthLenore Isabelle Cecil was born on 11 December 1874.1
MarriageShe and Frank M. Gravitt were married in 1890.1
DeathLenore Isabelle Cecil died on 3 April 1946, at age 71.1
BurialShe was buried in Wesley Chapel.G1

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

Nancy Emma Gravitt1

F, #4155, b. 14 July 1869, d. 16 September 1914
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

Family: Barney Thomas Lynam b. about 1866

SonRalph Vincent Lynam b. 7 November 1895

Biography

BirthNancy Emma Gravitt was born on 14 July 1869 in Montgomery County, Iowa.G2,3
MarriageShe and Barney Thomas Lynam were married on 13 February 1888 in Adams County, Iowa.GO1,4
DeathNancy Emma Gravitt died on 16 September 1914, at age 45, in Adams County, Iowa.GO5
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Alt. DeathShe has conflicting death information of 14 September 1914.1,2

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 11
  2. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Name: Nancy Emma Gravett Parents: George Gravitt , Malinda Jane Cecil Birth Place: Davis Co, IA Birth Date: 14 July 1869 Death Date: 14 September 1914 Source Information cited: Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection - Marriages[database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001
  3. [S649] The Adams County Union-Republican: Obituary, Location: Corning, Adams County, Iowa, Copy in possession of Robert L. Adams, Nancy Emma Gravitt, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Gravitt, was born in Montgomery county, Iowa, July 14, 1870...
  4. [S649] The Adams County Union-Republican: Obituary, Location: Corning, Adams County, Iowa, She was married to Barney T. Lynam the 13th of February, 1888 in Adams county, where much of her lifetime was spent.
  5. [S649] The Adams County Union-Republican: Obituary, Location: Corning, Adams County, Iowa

Barney Thomas Lynam1

M, #4156, b. about 1866
Last Edited6 September 2017

Family: Nancy Emma Gravitt b. 14 July 1869, d. 16 September 1914

SonRalph Vincent Lynam b. 7 November 1895

Biography

BirthBarney Thomas Lynam was born about 1866.
MarriageHe and Nancy Emma Gravitt were married on 13 February 1888 in Adams County, Iowa.GO2,1

Citations

  1. [S649] The Adams County Union-Republican: Obituary, Location: Corning, Adams County, Iowa, Copy in possession of Robert L. Adams, She was married to Barney T. Lynam the 13th of February, 1888 in Adams county, where much of her lifetime was spent.
  2. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 11

Sylvester Crane Gravitt1

M, #4157, b. between 3 August 1871 and 1875, d. 6 June 1955
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

BirthSylvester Crane Gravitt was born between 3 August 1871 and 1875 in Montgomery County, Iowa.G1
MarriageHe and Tillie Jane Blazek were married in 1911.1
DeathSylvester Crane Gravitt died on 6 June 1955.2
Alt. BirthHe has conflicting birth information of 3 August 1871 and Davis County, IowaG.2
Alt. DeathHe has conflicting death information of 15 June 1955.1

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. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Name: Sylvester Crane Gravett Parents: George Gravitt , Malinda Jane Cecil Birth Place: Davis Co, IA Birth Date: 3 August 1871 Death Date: 6 June 1955 Source Information cited: Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection - Marriages[database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001

Tillie Jane Blazek1

F, #4158, b. about 1891
Last Edited25 May 2018

Biography

BirthTillie Jane Blazek was born about 1891.
MarriageShe and Sylvester Crane Gravitt were married in 1911.1

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

George Washington Gravitt, Jr.1

M, #4159, b. 23 December 1879, d. 19 January 1951
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

BirthGeorge Washington Gravitt, Jr., was born on 23 December 1879 in Montgomery County, Iowa.G1
MarriageHe and Helen Mary Fail were married.1
DeathGeorge Washington Gravitt, Jr., died on 19 January 1951, at age 71.1,2
Alt. BirthHe has conflicting birth information of 23 December 1879 and 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 11
  2. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Name: George Washington Gravett Parents: George Gravitt , Malinda Jane Cecil Birth Place: Davis Co, IA Birth Date: 23 December 1879 Death Date: 19 January 1951 Source Information cited: Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection - Marriages[database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001

Helen Mary Fail1

F, #4160, b. about 1882
Last Edited25 May 2018

Biography

BirthHelen Mary Fail was born about 1882.
MarriageShe and George Washington Gravitt, Jr., were married.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

Della Gravitt1

F, #4161, b. 1 December 1873, d. 17 March 1875
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

BirthDella Gravitt was born on 1 December 1873 in Montgomery County, Iowa.G1
DeathShe died on 17 March 1875, at age 1.1
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of 1873 and Davis County, IowaG.2
Alt. DeathShe has conflicting death information of 1873.2

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 5
  2. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Name: Della Gravett Parents: George Gravitt , Malinda Jane Cecil Birth Place: Davis Co, IA Birth Date: 1873 Death Date: 1873 Source Information cited: Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection - Marriages[database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001

Mertilla Gravitt1,2

F, #4162, b. 30 December 1874, d. 17 March 1875
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

BirthMertilla Gravitt was born on 30 December 1874 in Montgomery County, Iowa.G1,2
DeathShe died on 17 March 1875, at age 0, in Montgomery County, Iowa.G1,3,2
BurialShe was buried in March 1875 in Findley Cemetery, Villisca, Montgomery County, Iowa.G2
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of 1874 and Davis County, IowaG.3,2
Find A GraveFind A Grave: 22 November 2010, in Findley Cemetery, Villisca, Montgomery County, IowaG.2
Mertilla Gravett Tombstone

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
  2. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 07 Sep 2017, Mertilla Gravett, 62002408.
  3. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Name: Mertilla Gravett Parents: George Gravitt , Malinda Jane Cecil Birth Place: Davis Co, IA Birth Date: 1874 Death Date: 1875 Source Information cited: Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection - Marriages[database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001

Rolena Gravitt1,2

F, #4163, b. 12 January 1873, d. 14 February 1879
Last Edited24 September 2017

Parents

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

Biography

BirthRolena Gravitt was born on 12 January 1873 in Montgomery County, Iowa.G1,2
DeathShe died on 14 February 1879, at age 6, in Montgomery County, Iowa.G1,3,2
BurialShe was buried in 1879 in Findley Cemetery, Villisca, Montgomery County, Iowa.G2
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of 1875 and Davis County, IowaGO.3,2
Find A GraveFind A Grave: 22 November 2010, in Findley Cemetery, Villisca, Montgomery 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 5
  2. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 24 Sep 2017, Rolena Gravett, 62002528.
  3. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Name: Rowena Gravett Parents: George Gravitt , Malinda Jane Cecil Birth Place: Davis Co, IA Birth Date: 1875 Death Date: 1877 Source Information cited: Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection - Marriages[database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001

Stella Gravitt1

F, #4164, b. 6 March 1878, d. February 1879
Last Edited6 September 2017

Parents

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

Biography

BirthStella Gravitt was born on 6 March 1878.1
DeathShe died in February 1879, at age 0.1
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of 1877 and Davis County, IowaG.2
Alt. DeathShe has conflicting death information of 1877.2

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 5
  2. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Name: Stella Gravett Parents: George Gravitt , Malinda Jane Cecil Birth Place: Davis Co, IA Birth Date: 1877 Death Date: 1877 Source Information cited: Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection - Marriages[database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001

Lulu Grace Gravitt1

F, #4165, b. 4 October 1881, d. 24 November 1958
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

BirthLulu Grace Gravitt was born on 4 October 1881 in Adams County, Iowa.GO1
MarriageShe and John Franklin Fail were married in 1906.1
DeathLulu Grace Gravitt died on 24 November 1958, at age 77.1
BurialShe was buried in Quincy Cemetery, Adams County, Iowa.G1
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of October 1881 and Davis County, IowaG.2
Alt. DeathShe has conflicting death information of 24 November 1959.2

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 12
  2. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Name: Lulu Grace Gravett Parents: George Gravitt , Malinda Jane Cecil Birth Place: Davis Co, IA Birth Date: October 1881 Death Date: 24 November 1959 Source Information cited: Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection - Marriages[database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001

John Franklin Fail1

M, #4166, b. about 1886
Last Edited25 May 2018

Biography

BirthJohn Franklin Fail was born about 1886.
MarriageHe and Lulu Grace Gravitt were married in 1906.1

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 12

Elma Viola Gravitt1

F, #4167, b. 1 August 1883, d. October 1973
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

BirthElma Viola Gravitt was born on 1 August 1883 in Douglas Township, Adams County, Iowa.GO1,2
MarriageShe and Isaac Werner Johnson were married in 1910.1
DeathElma Viola Gravitt died in October 1973, at age 90.1
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of 1 August 1883 and Davis County, IowaG.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 12
  2. [S1221] "Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939," database, FamilySearch, i FamilySearchi0, accessed 29 Aug 2017), Birth of Viola E. Graeitt; Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q246-F2S7 : accessed 29 August 2017), Viola E Gravett Johnson.
  3. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Name: Elma Viola Gravett Parents: George Gravitt , Malinda Jane Cecil Birth Place: Davis Co, IA Birth Date: 1 August 1883 Source Information cited: Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection - Marriages[database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001

Isaac Werner Johnson1

M, #4168, b. about 1890
Last Edited25 May 2018

Biography

BirthIsaac Werner Johnson was born about 1890.
MarriageHe and Elma Viola Gravitt were married in 1910.1

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 12

Nettie Mabel Gravitt1

F, #4169, b. 28 September 1885, d. 18 August 1940
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

BirthNettie Mabel Gravitt was born on 28 September 1885 in Adams County, Iowa.GO1
MarriageShe and Arthur Hunt were married in 1905.1
DeathNettie Mabel Gravitt died on 18 August 1940, at age 54.1
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of 28 September 1885 and 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 12
  2. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Name: Nettie Mable Gravett Parents: George Gravitt , Malinda Jane Cecil Birth Place: Davis Co, IA Birth Date: 28 September 1885 Death Date: 18 August 1940 Source Information cited: Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection - Marriages[database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001

Arthur Hunt1

M, #4170, b. about 1885
Last Edited25 May 2018

Biography

BirthArthur Hunt was born about 1885.
MarriageHe and Nettie Mabel Gravitt were married in 1905.1

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 12

Joseph Cecil Gravitt1

M, #4171, b. 5 December 1887, d. 18 October 1971
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

BirthJoseph Cecil Gravitt was born on 5 December 1887 in Davis County, Iowa.G1,2
MarriageHe and Ezma C. Dick were married in 1915.1
DeathJoseph Cecil Gravitt died on 18 October 1971, at age 83, in Marshalltown, Marshall County, Iowa.G1
BurialHe was buried in Quincy Cemetery, Adams County, Iowa.G1

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 12
  2. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Name: Joseph Cecil Gravett Parents: George Gravitt , Malinda Jane Cecil Birth Place: Davis Co, IA Birth Date: December 1887 Source Information cited: Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection - Marriages[database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001

Ezma C. Dick1

F, #4172, b. about 1898
Last Edited25 May 2018

Biography

BirthEzma C. Dick was born about 1898.
MarriageShe and Joseph Cecil Gravitt were married in 1915.1

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 12

Kattie Gravitt1,2

F, #4173, b. 14 February 1890, d. 14 February 1890
Last Edited24 September 2017

Parents

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

Biography

BirthKattie Gravitt was born on 14 February 1890 in Adams County, Iowa.GO1,2
DeathShe died on 14 February 1890, at age 0, in Adams County, Iowa.GO1,2
BurialShe was buried.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 5
  2. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 24 Sep 2017, Kattie Gravett, 62002314.

Mary A. Gravitt1

F, #4174
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherJohn Gravitt b. 1815, d. 1887
MotherElizabeth b. 1822, d. 1892

Biography

Birth CensBirth Cens: 1841, in KentuckyG.1

Citations

  1. [S345] 1850 US Census of Clark County, Kentucky, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Clark Co., KY, Page 25, entries 354/353

Nancy J. Gravitt1

F, #4175
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherJohn Gravitt b. 1815, d. 1887
MotherElizabeth b. 1822, d. 1892

Biography

Birth CensBirth Cens: 1843, in KentuckyG.1

Citations

  1. [S345] 1850 US Census of Clark County, Kentucky, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Clark Co., KY, Page 25, entries 354/353