Adams - Ashby Family History

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Anna Bella Garnett

F, #829, b. about 1859
Last Edited20 May 2017

Family: John M Gritton b. August 1857, d. 1933

SonCharles L Gritton+ b. January 1878, d. 20 July 1959
SonHugh M Gritton b. May 1886, d. 16 November 1938
SonHarry C Gritton+ b. 17 August 1890, d. 22 May 1961
DaughterEula M Gritton b. September 1894
DaughterMary S Gritton b. August 1898, d. about 1964

Biography

BirthAnna Bella Garnett was born about 1859.
MarriageShe and John M Gritton were married on 7 March 1877 in Monroe County, Missouri.G

Charles L Gritton

M, #830, b. January 1878, d. 20 July 1959
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherJohn M Gritton b. August 1857, d. 1933
MotherAnna Bella Garnett b. about 1859

Family:

DaughterCarrie May Gritton b. 5 February 1903, d. 7 June 1930

Biography

BirthCharles L Gritton was born in January 1878 in Missouri.G
MarriageHe was married about 1902.
DeathHe died on 20 July 1959, at age 81.

Hugh M Gritton

M, #831, b. May 1886, d. 16 November 1938
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherJohn M Gritton b. August 1857, d. 1933
MotherAnna Bella Garnett b. about 1859

Biography

BirthHugh M Gritton was born in May 1886 in Missouri.G
MarriageHe was married before 1909.
DeathHe died on 16 November 1938, at age 52.

Harry C Gritton

M, #832, b. 17 August 1890, d. 22 May 1961
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherJohn M Gritton b. August 1857, d. 1933
MotherAnna Bella Garnett b. about 1859

Family:

SonHarold Gritton b. about 1919, d. 1986

Biography

BirthHarry C Gritton was born on 17 August 1890 in Missouri.G
MarriageHe was married about 1916.
DeathHe died on 22 May 1961, at age 70.

Harold Gritton

M, #833, b. about 1919, d. 1986
Last Edited7 June 1997

Parents

FatherHarry C Gritton b. 17 August 1890, d. 22 May 1961

Biography

BirthHarold Gritton was born about 1919.
DeathHe died in 1986 in Denver, Arapahoe County, Colorado.G
Note(Research):Military: World War II; Army; Lt. Col back to Major.

Mary H. Ashby1,2

F, #836, b. 28 May 1913
Last Edited28 January 2018

Parents

FatherClyde Hinson Ashby b. 28 October 1884, d. 12 September 1919
MotherMattie May Eddy b. 24 May 1891, d. 12 May 1921

Biography

BirthMary H. Ashby was born on 28 May 1913 in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa.GO+1,2
Person SourceMary H. Ashby had person sources.2

Citations

  1. [S1244] "Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1857-1947," database, Ancestry, i Ancestryi0, accessed 21 May 2017), Birth of Mary H Ashby; "Iowa Births and Christenings, 1830–1950." Index. FamilySearch.
  2. [S1306] Iowa. Appanoose, Iowa County Birth Registration Appanoose, Book 5, Births, 2, Mary H. Ashby.

Carrie May Gritton

F, #837, b. 5 February 1903, d. 7 June 1930
Last Edited26 May 1997

Parents

FatherCharles L Gritton b. January 1878, d. 20 July 1959

Biography

BirthCarrie May Gritton was born on 5 February 1903 in Missouri.G
DeathShe died on 7 June 1930, at age 27.

Letha A. Ashby1,2

F, #838, b. 3 September 1880, d. 1 September 1928
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherJohn Henry Ashby b. about 1854, d. August 1883
MotherMartha J. Johnson b. 1854, d. after 21 August 1883

Biography

BirthLetha A. Ashby was born on 3 September 1880 in Iowa.GO1
MarriageShe and Sam Ditto were married.2
MarriageLetha A. Ashby and H. A. Knight were married on 12 July 1904 in Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa.GO+1
DeathLetha A. Ashby died on 1 September 1928, at age 47, in Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa.GO+2
BurialShe was buried on 5 September 1928 According to her death certificate, she was cremated and her ashes were buried in Glendale. Glendale may be Glendale Cemetery which is a very large Cemetery in Des Moines.2
NameLetha A. Ashby was also known as Letha Isabel Ashby.2
NameShe was also known as Letha Isabel Ditto.2
ChristeningShe was christened.2
OccupationShe worked as a housewife on 1 September 1928 in Des Moines, Polk County, IowaGO+.2
ResidenceShe had a residence on 1 September 1928 in Des Moines, Polk County, IowaGO+.2

Citations

  1. [S1193] Family Search, "Iowa County marriages, 1838-1934," database, Family Search, i Family Searchi0, accessed 24 Dec 2016), Marriage of Letha A. Ashby and H. A. Knight; "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934", database, FamilySearch.
  2. [S1140] Iowa. D. M. [Des Moines], Family Search, Digital Images of Death Certificates Family Search, Iowa Death Records 1921-1940-Family Search." Death Certificate no. 7711400 (1928), Lisa Isabel Ashby Ditto, accessed 24 Dec 2016.

H. A. Knight1

M, #842, b. estimated 1877, d. after 12 July 1904
Last Edited24 December 2016

Parents

Biography

BirthH. A. Knight was born estimated 1877.1
MarriageHe and Letha A. Ashby were married on 12 July 1904 in Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa.GO+1
DeathH. A. Knight died after 12 July 1904.1

Citations

  1. [S1193] Family Search, "Iowa County marriages, 1838-1934," database, Family Search, i Family Searchi0, accessed 24 Dec 2016), Marriage of Letha A. Ashby and H. A. Knight; "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934", database, FamilySearch.