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Lillie E Gritton

F, #426, b. 9 August 1867, d. 7 May 1889
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherJohn Valentine Gritton b. 13 December 1822
MotherMary Frances Egbert b. 20 August 1830, d. 4 March 1907

Biography

BirthLillie E Gritton was born on 9 August 1867 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO
DeathShe died on 7 May 1889, at age 21, in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO
Note(Research):Cemetery: Gritton Graveyard Vol 11 page 113.

Nannie J Norton

F, #427, b. December 1850
Last Edited26 May 1997

Family: William Jacob Gritton b. 5 May 1852, d. 1933

SonCharles Gritton b. 22 October 1883, d. 25 July 1885
SonWilliam H Gritton b. August 1886

Biography

BirthNannie J Norton was born in December 1850.
MarriageShe and William Jacob Gritton were married in 1882 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO

Annie Lee James

F, #428, b. about 1865
Last Edited20 May 2017

Biography

BirthAnnie Lee James was born about 1865.
MarriageShe and John Rowen Gritton were married on 30 January 1883.

Minerva Amanda Bunton

F, #429, b. about 1859
Last Edited7 December 2017

Family: Thomas Ralston Gritton b. 28 March 1850

DaughterFlora Gritton b. May 1880
DaughterAlmer L Gritton b. 10 September 1882, d. 9 March 1885
DaughterElla Gritton b. August 1884
DaughterBertha Gritton b. June 1887
DaughterMary Virginia Gritton b. 4 January 1890
DaughterEmma Minerva Gritton b. 22 July 1898

Biography

BirthMinerva Amanda Bunton was born about 1859.
MarriageShe and Thomas Ralston Gritton were married in 1878 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO

Milo B. Gritton1

M, #430, b. 18 May 1804, d. 15 July 1846
Last Edited18 September 2017

Parents

FatherJesse Gritton b. 1 April 1781, d. 16 February 1857
MotherSarah Brumfield b. 17 January 1777, d. before 1 November 1819

Family 1: Mary Sims b. about 1803

SonWilliam Wesley Gritton+ b. about 1824
DaughterMary Elizabeth Gritton b. between 1826 and 1830
DaughterNancy E. Gritton+ b. about 1829
DaughterSarah A. Gritton+ b. 1829
DaughterSusan M. Gritton+ b. about 1832

Family 2: Jane S Burton b. 1816

DaughterIsabell Gritton b. May 1833, d. October 1840
DaughterBlinzy Bell Gritton b. about 1834, d. before 17 September 1869
SonMerriman S. Gritton+ b. June 1837
SonJohn Franklin Gritton+ b. 6 July 1842

Biography

BirthMilo B. Gritton was born on 18 May 1804 in Harrodsburg, Mercer County, Kentucky.G1
MarriageHe and Mary Sims were married on 8 October 1823 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO1
MarriageMilo B. Gritton and Jane S Burton were married on 13 November 1834 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO2,3,1
DeathMilo B. Gritton died on 15 July 1846, at age 42, in Vermilion County, Illinois.G1
BurialHe was buried in Johnson Cemetery, Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois.G1
Note(Research):Cemetery: Johnson age 42 yrs 1 mos 27 dys.

Citations

  1. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 17 Sep 2017, Jesse Gritton, 6625034.
  2. [S748] Compiler: Alma Ison and Rebecca Conover, Marriage Bonds and Consents 1811-1830, Mercer County, Kentucky, Page 42
  3. [S24] Broderbund Marriage CD

Elizabeth Gritton

F, #431, b. 3 March 1806
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherJesse Gritton b. 1 April 1781, d. 16 February 1857
MotherSarah Brumfield b. 17 January 1777, d. before 1 November 1819

Biography

BirthElizabeth Gritton was born on 3 March 1806 in Kentucky.G
MarriageShe and Sutton were married before 1823.
MarriageElizabeth Gritton and Ransdell Poulter were married on 13 November 1823 in Harrodsburg, Mercer County, Kentucky.G1

Citations

  1. [S64] Poulter Family Manuscript

John R. Gritton

M, #432, b. 20 July 1808, d. 3 May 1894
Last Edited18 September 2017

Parents

FatherJesse Gritton b. 1 April 1781, d. 16 February 1857
MotherSarah Brumfield b. 17 January 1777, d. before 1 November 1819

Family: Nancy Atkinson b. about 1808, d. 1894

SonLabon Gritton+ b. 19 January 1832, d. 28 March 1906
DaughterAnn D Gritton+ b. 9 September 1833, d. 6 April 1918
SonJesse R Gritton+ b. about 1836, d. 21 October 1865
DaughterSarah E Gritton+ b. about 1838
SonJohn Gritton b. 1840, d. 1848
SonRichard Gritton b. about 1841, d. about 1862
SonMilo Gritton+ b. 2 April 1842, d. 18 September 1878
DaughterNancy Elizabeth Gritton b. about 1847, d. before 12 June 1894
DaughterElizabeth Gritten b. 1847

Biography

BirthJohn R. Gritton was born on 20 July 1808 in Kentucky.G
MarriageHe and Nancy Atkinson were married on 21 March 1831 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO1,2
DeathJohn R. Gritton died on 3 May 1894, at age 85, in Blount Township, Vermilion County, Illinois.G
BurialHe was buried in Blount Township, Vermilion County, Illinois.G
Note(Research):Cemetery: Johnson age 85 yrs 10 mos 6 dys

wayne gritton says john and nancy had a son Lloyd, who married a Sarah. info from a great aunt.

listed on 1850 census of vermilion county Illinois

listed on 1860 census. as living near a David Clem the possible murderer of I.R. Gritton's son. Is I. R. Gritton really J. R. Gritton?

Citations

  1. [S748] Compiler: Alma Ison and Rebecca Conover, Marriage Bonds and Consents 1811-1830, Mercer County, Kentucky, Page 41
  2. [S24] Broderbund Marriage CD

Susan E Gritton

F, #433, b. 1 December 1810, d. 26 August 1878
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherJesse Gritton b. 1 April 1781, d. 16 February 1857
MotherSarah Brumfield b. 17 January 1777, d. before 1 November 1819

Family 1: Henry Cozart b. 7 February 1810, d. 1 March 1837

DaughterMary A Cozart b. 4 July 1833

Family 2: John Saunders b. 20 October 1802

DaughterSarah M Saunders+ b. 15 July 1848, d. 18 November 1893
DaughterJulia A Saunders b. 5 January 1852

Biography

BirthSusan E Gritton was born on 1 December 1810 in Kentucky.G
MarriageShe and Henry Cozart were married on 26 February 1828 in Mercer County, KentuckyGO, He is shown as Henry Cassatt on Broderbund Marriage CD.1
MarriageSusan E Gritton and John Saunders were married on 26 January 1843.
DeathSusan E Gritton died on 26 August 1878, at age 67.

Citations

  1. [S24] Broderbund Marriage CD

Valentine Gritton

M, #434, b. 23 February 1813
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherJesse Gritton b. 1 April 1781, d. 16 February 1857
MotherSarah Brumfield b. 17 January 1777, d. before 1 November 1819

Biography

BirthValentine Gritton was born on 23 February 1813 in Kentucky.G

Nancy Gritton

F, #435, b. 30 June 1815
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherJesse Gritton b. 1 April 1781, d. 16 February 1857
MotherSarah Brumfield b. 17 January 1777, d. before 1 November 1819

Biography

BirthNancy Gritton was born on 30 June 1815 in Kentucky.G

Merriman Gritton

M, #436, b. 7 May 1818
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherJesse Gritton b. 1 April 1781, d. 16 February 1857
MotherSarah Brumfield b. 17 January 1777, d. before 1 November 1819

Family 1: Lucinda Selch b. about 1821

DaughterSarah J Gritton b. about 1840

Family 2: Elizabeth McKinney b. about 1824

SonWilliam J Gritton+ b. about 1844
SonJohn Gritton b. about 1847
DaughterNancy E Gritton b. 1849
SonJesse Gritton b. about 1851

Biography

BirthMerriman Gritton was born on 7 May 1818 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO
MarriageHe and Lucinda Selch were married on 22 July 1839 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO1,2
MarriageMerriman Gritton and Elizabeth McKinney were married on 24 December 1842 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO1,2
Note(Research):listed in 1860 pleasent township johnson county indiana census.

has michael sullivan age 55 wagonmaker from ireland and robert a vanhorn age 26 carpenter living with in 1860 census.

Citations

  1. [S748] Compiler: Alma Ison and Rebecca Conover, Marriage Bonds and Consents 1811-1830, Mercer County, Kentucky, Page 42
  2. [S24] Broderbund Marriage CD

Mary Sims

F, #437, b. about 1803
Last Edited20 May 2017

Family: Milo B. Gritton b. 18 May 1804, d. 15 July 1846

SonWilliam Wesley Gritton+ b. about 1824
DaughterMary Elizabeth Gritton b. between 1826 and 1830
DaughterNancy E. Gritton+ b. about 1829
DaughterSarah A. Gritton+ b. 1829
DaughterSusan M. Gritton+ b. about 1832

Biography

BirthMary Sims was born about 1803.
MarriageShe and Milo B. Gritton were married on 8 October 1823 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO1

Citations

  1. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 17 Sep 2017, Jesse Gritton, 6625034.

Mary Elizabeth Gritton

F, #438, b. between 1826 and 1830
Last Edited17 September 2017

Parents

FatherMilo B. Gritton b. 18 May 1804, d. 15 July 1846
MotherMary Sims b. about 1803

Biography

BirthMary Elizabeth Gritton was born between 1826 and 1830.
MarriageShe and Absalom Sivey were married on 10 September 1843 in Vermilion County, Illinois.G1
NameMary Elizabeth Gritton was also known as Mary Elizabeth Livey.
NoteNAME: _DATE 10 SEP 1843.1

Citations

  1. [S43] Compiled by Robert E. and Phyllis J. Selby, Vermillion County, Illinois Marriage Records 1841 - 1862, Record Number: R929.37736 S464V, Page 41

Jane S Burton

F, #439, b. 1816
Last Edited20 May 2017

Family: Milo B. Gritton b. 18 May 1804, d. 15 July 1846

DaughterIsabell Gritton b. May 1833, d. October 1840
DaughterBlinzy Bell Gritton b. about 1834, d. before 17 September 1869
SonMerriman S. Gritton+ b. June 1837
SonJohn Franklin Gritton+ b. 6 July 1842

Biography

BirthJane S Burton was born in 1816 in Kentucky.G
MarriageShe and Milo B. Gritton were married on 13 November 1834 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO1,2,3
Note(Research):listed on 1860 Vermilion County Census as Farmeress. with children Melinzubell, Minan, and John. All but John born in Ky. John in Il.

Citations

  1. [S748] Compiler: Alma Ison and Rebecca Conover, Marriage Bonds and Consents 1811-1830, Mercer County, Kentucky, Page 42
  2. [S24] Broderbund Marriage CD
  3. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 17 Sep 2017, Jesse Gritton, 6625034.

Blinzy Bell Gritton

F, #440, b. about 1834, d. before 17 September 1869
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherMilo B. Gritton b. 18 May 1804, d. 15 July 1846
MotherJane S Burton b. 1816

Biography

BirthBlinzy Bell Gritton was born about 1834 in Kentucky.G
MarriageShe and Richard M Hensley were married on 17 August 1862 in Vermilion County, Illinois.G1
DeathBlinzy Bell Gritton died before 17 September 1869 in Vermilion County, Illinois.G
Note(Research):Land: page 242

listed as Melinzubell on 1860 census of vermilion county.

Citations

  1. [S43] Compiled by Robert E. and Phyllis J. Selby, Vermillion County, Illinois Marriage Records 1841 - 1862, Record Number: R929.37736 S464V, Page 27

Merriman S. Gritton

M, #441, b. June 1837
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherMilo B. Gritton b. 18 May 1804, d. 15 July 1846
MotherJane S Burton b. 1816

Family: Elizabeth Moudy b. February 1844

SonFrank Gritton+ b. about 1867
SonEdward Gritton b. November 1868
DaughterEliza Gritton b. April 1869

Biography

BirthMerriman S. Gritton was born in June 1837 in Kentucky.G
MarriageHe and Elizabeth Moudy were married on 12 February 1866 in Vermilion County, Illinois.G
Note(Research):listed as Minan on 1860 census.

John Franklin Gritton

M, #442, b. 6 July 1842
Last Edited18 September 2017

Parents

FatherMilo B. Gritton b. 18 May 1804, d. 15 July 1846
MotherJane S Burton b. 1816

Family: Sarah Catherine Cline b. 5 June 1843, d. 18 December 1929

DaughterCora Belle Gritton+ b. 23 February 1870
SonFranklin Gritton b. 26 January 1873, d. 12 March 1879
SonEverett M. Gritton b. 6 October 1876, d. 12 March 1879
SonLewis A Gritton+ b. 29 July 1879
DaughterGrace M. Gritton b. 12 August 1885, d. 9 December 1885

Biography

BirthJohn Franklin Gritton was born on 6 July 1842 in Vermilion County, Illinois.G
MarriageHe and Sarah Catherine Cline were married on 8 August 1869 in Vermilion County, Illinois.G

Absalom Sivey

M, #443, b. about 1823
Last Edited25 May 2018

Biography

BirthAbsalom Sivey was born about 1823.
MarriageHe and Mary Elizabeth Gritton were married on 10 September 1843 in Vermilion County, Illinois.G1
NameAbsalom Sivey was also known as Absalom Livey.
NoteNAME: _DATE 10 SEP 1843.1

Citations

  1. [S43] Compiled by Robert E. and Phyllis J. Selby, Vermillion County, Illinois Marriage Records 1841 - 1862, Record Number: R929.37736 S464V, Page 41

Richard M Hensley

M, #444, b. about 1842
Last Edited25 May 2018

Biography

BirthRichard M Hensley was born about 1842.
MarriageHe and Blinzy Bell Gritton were married on 17 August 1862 in Vermilion County, Illinois.G1

Citations

  1. [S43] Compiled by Robert E. and Phyllis J. Selby, Vermillion County, Illinois Marriage Records 1841 - 1862, Record Number: R929.37736 S464V, Page 27

Elizabeth Moudy

F, #445, b. February 1844
Last Edited20 May 2017

Family: Merriman S. Gritton b. June 1837

SonFrank Gritton+ b. about 1867
SonEdward Gritton b. November 1868
DaughterEliza Gritton b. April 1869

Biography

BirthElizabeth Moudy was born in February 1844.
MarriageShe and Merriman S. Gritton were married on 12 February 1866 in Vermilion County, Illinois.G

Sarah Catherine Cline

F, #446, b. 5 June 1843, d. 18 December 1929
Last Edited20 May 2017

Family 1: Jesse R Gritton b. about 1836, d. 21 October 1865

SonJohn Riley Gritton, Jr.+ b. 2 June 1861
SonCharles Ishmel Gritton+ b. 5 March 1864

Family 2: John Franklin Gritton b. 6 July 1842

DaughterCora Belle Gritton+ b. 23 February 1870
SonFranklin Gritton b. 26 January 1873, d. 12 March 1879
SonEverett M. Gritton b. 6 October 1876, d. 12 March 1879
SonLewis A Gritton+ b. 29 July 1879
DaughterGrace M. Gritton b. 12 August 1885, d. 9 December 1885

Biography

BirthSarah Catherine Cline was born on 5 June 1843 in Illinois.G
MarriageShe and Jesse R Gritton were married on 20 September 1860 in Vermilion County, Illinois.G1
MarriageSarah Catherine Cline and John Franklin Gritton were married on 8 August 1869 in Vermilion County, Illinois.G
DeathSarah Catherine Cline died on 18 December 1929, at age 86.
Note(Research):this maybe the next door neighbor sarah cline. surmized from the 1850 census.

nathaniel cline listed as guardian on vermilion county marriage abstracts.

Citations

  1. [S43] Compiled by Robert E. and Phyllis J. Selby, Vermillion County, Illinois Marriage Records 1841 - 1862, Record Number: R929.37736 S464V, Page 27

Ransdell Poulter

M, #447, b. 10 March 1801, d. 23 March 1888
Last Edited20 May 2017

Biography

BirthRansdell Poulter was born on 10 March 1801 in Bohon, Mercer County, Kentucky.G1
MarriageHe and Elizabeth Gritton were married on 13 November 1823 in Harrodsburg, Mercer County, Kentucky.G1
DeathRansdell Poulter died on 23 March 1888, at age 87, in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.G1

Citations

  1. [S64] Poulter Family Manuscript

Sutton

M, #448, b. about 1803
Last Edited26 May 1997

Biography

BirthSutton was born about 1803.
MarriageHe and Elizabeth Gritton were married before 1823.

Nancy Atkinson

F, #449, b. about 1808, d. 1894
Last Edited18 September 2017

Family: John R. Gritton b. 20 July 1808, d. 3 May 1894

SonLabon Gritton+ b. 19 January 1832, d. 28 March 1906
DaughterAnn D Gritton+ b. 9 September 1833, d. 6 April 1918
SonJesse R Gritton+ b. about 1836, d. 21 October 1865
DaughterSarah E Gritton+ b. about 1838
SonJohn Gritton b. 1840, d. 1848
SonRichard Gritton b. about 1841, d. about 1862
SonMilo Gritton+ b. 2 April 1842, d. 18 September 1878
DaughterNancy Elizabeth Gritton b. about 1847, d. before 12 June 1894
DaughterElizabeth Gritten b. 1847

Biography

BirthNancy Atkinson was born about 1808 in Kentucky.G
MarriageShe and John R. Gritton were married on 21 March 1831 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO1,2
DeathNancy Atkinson died in 1894.
BurialShe was buried in Blount Township, Vermilion City, Livingston County, Illinois.G
NameNancy Atkinson was also known as Nancy Adkins.
NoteNAME: _DATE 21 MAR 1831.1,2
Note(Research):Cemetery: Johnson age 85 yrs 5 dys may be adkinson.

Citations

  1. [S748] Compiler: Alma Ison and Rebecca Conover, Marriage Bonds and Consents 1811-1830, Mercer County, Kentucky, Page 41
  2. [S24] Broderbund Marriage CD

Ann D Gritton

F, #450, b. 9 September 1833, d. 6 April 1918
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherJohn R. Gritton b. 20 July 1808, d. 3 May 1894
MotherNancy Atkinson b. about 1808, d. 1894

Biography

BirthAnn D Gritton was born on 9 September 1833.
MarriageShe and Francis Frank Watson were married on 7 November 1850 in Vermilion County, Illinois.G1
DeathAnn D Gritton died on 6 April 1918, at age 84.

Citations

  1. [S43] Compiled by Robert E. and Phyllis J. Selby, Vermillion County, Illinois Marriage Records 1841 - 1862, Record Number: R929.37736 S464V, Page 71