Adams - Ashby Family History

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Eliza Gritton

F, #1426, b. April 1869
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherMerriman S. Gritton b. June 1837
MotherElizabeth Moudy b. February 1844

Biography

BirthEliza Gritton was born in April 1869 in Vermilion County, Illinois.G

Cora Belle Gritton

F, #1427, b. 23 February 1870
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherJohn Franklin Gritton b. 6 July 1842
MotherSarah Catherine Cline b. 5 June 1843, d. 18 December 1929

Family: George Fieldon Hedges b. 27 December 1866

DaughterSophia Cordella Hedges b. 10 November 1892, d. 19 September 1974
SonRalph Jewell Hedges b. 27 May 1894, d. 22 June 1969
DaughterGrace Gertrude Hedges b. 28 October 1895, d. 9 May 1988

Biography

BirthCora Belle Gritton was born on 23 February 1870 in Blount Township, Vermilion County, Illinois.G
MarriageShe and George Fieldon Hedges were married on 15 June 1891 in Vermilion County, Illinois.G

Lewis A Gritton

M, #1428, b. 29 July 1879
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherJohn Franklin Gritton b. 6 July 1842
MotherSarah Catherine Cline b. 5 June 1843, d. 18 December 1929

Family: Ethel Hall b. about 1887

DaughterHester Lillian Gritton b. 27 April 1905
DaughterHelen Gritton b. 21 January 1913

Biography

BirthLewis A Gritton was born on 29 July 1879 in Vermilion County, Illinois.G
MarriageHe and Ethel Hall were married on 8 September 1905 in Vermilion County, Illinois.G

Ida Gritton

F, #1429, b. about 1879
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherOrsmus J. Gritten b. 9 December 1853, d. 30 November 1898
MotherMary Emily Gritton b. 6 November 1858, d. 1946

Biography

BirthIda Gritton was born about 1879 in Vermilion County, Illinois.G

Charles B Hines

M, #1430, d. 10 February 1968
Last Edited25 May 2018

Family: Elzora Mae Gritton b. 8 February 1883, d. 26 January 1944

DaughterMildred Lola Hines b. 28 November 1908
DaughterAudrey Belle Hines b. 10 February 1910
SonErnest Gerald Hines b. 4 August 1911, d. 13 December 1974

Biography

MarriageCharles B Hines and Elzora Mae Gritton were married on 1 February 1908.
DeathCharles B Hines died on 10 February 1968.

Nettie Rose

F, #1431, d. 16 December 1961
Last Edited20 May 2017

Family: Charles Oliver Gritten b. 24 April 1884, d. 26 January 1962

SonCecil Finley Gritton b. 2 April 1911, d. 27 May 1969
SonHoward Ivan Gritten b. 21 October 1914, d. 14 February 1916
SonForrest Oakley Gritten b. 15 February 1917, d. 7 May 1986
DaughterThelma Lucile Gritton b. 7 March 1919, d. 27 July 1957
SonEdgar Goodwin Gritten b. 25 April 1921, d. 28 June 1992
SonPaul Everett Gritton b. 27 June 1927, d. June 1991

Biography

MarriageNettie Rose and Charles Oliver Gritten were married on 1 July 1908.
DeathNettie Rose died on 16 December 1961.

Flora Graham

F, #1433, b. about 1892
Last Edited25 May 2018

Family: Jewel Rock Gritten b. 20 September 1888, d. 8 October 1952

SonEdmund LeRoy Gritton, Sr. b. 14 October 1913

Biography

BirthFlora Graham was born about 1892.
MarriageShe and Jewel Rock Gritten were married on 20 January 1910.

Maude A Fetters

F, #1434, d. 11 December 1980
Last Edited20 May 2017

Family: Shelby Lilburn Gritton b. 26 March 1890, d. 12 April 1974

DaughterDarling Gritton b. 26 February 1914, d. 26 February 1914
DaughterIda Laverne Gritton b. 12 June 1916
DaughterViolet Gritton b. 24 August 1918

Biography

MarriageMaude A Fetters and Shelby Lilburn Gritton were married on 14 April 1913.
DeathMaude A Fetters died on 11 December 1980.

Bessie Ann Heck

F, #1435, b. 22 October 1897, d. 9 June 1988
Last Edited20 May 2017

Family: Anthony Denglar Gritton b. 18 December 1891, d. 9 February 1973

SonPaul Ellsworth Gritton b. 10 November 1915, d. 17 April 1922
SonGeorge Harland Gritton+ b. 17 March 1917, d. 30 March 1965
SonIvan Everett Gritton b. 23 June 1919, d. 18 April 1922
DaughterRuth Elaine Gritton b. 11 January 1922, d. 17 April 1922

Biography

BirthBessie Ann Heck was born on 22 October 1897.
MarriageShe and Anthony Denglar Gritton were married on 20 February 1914.
DeathBessie Ann Heck died on 9 June 1988, at age 90, in Decatur, Macon County, Illinois.G

Walter Noblett

M, #1436
Last Edited20 May 2017

Family: Emma Deloris Gritton b. 5 May 1893, d. 9 November 1965

SonWayne Mark Noblett b. 3 April 1917, d. 4 December 1944

Biography

MarriageWalter Noblett and Emma Deloris Gritton were married on 21 October 1915.

Otto Lange

M, #1437, d. 17 August 1977
Last Edited20 May 2017

Family: Nellie Queen Gritton b. 9 December 1894, d. 9 April 1978

DaughterMargaret Lucille Lange+ b. 1 May 1918
DaughterKathryn Helen Lange b. 13 April 1925, d. 13 October 1990
DaughterEdith Estella Lange b. 4 April 1928, d. 1 November 1989

Biography

MarriageOtto Lange and Nellie Queen Gritton were married on 10 February 1917.
DeathOtto Lange died on 17 August 1977.

Hattie Farnsworth

F, #1439, b. about 1887
Last Edited20 May 2017

Biography

BirthHattie Farnsworth was born about 1887.
MarriageShe and Albert Ross Gritton were married on 24 August 1905.

Joseph Edward Linck

M, #1440, b. 14 May 1899, d. 10 July 1965
Last Edited20 May 2017

Family: Kathryn Mertesha Gritton b. 30 October 1896, d. 17 April 1994

DaughterEloise Kathryn Linck b. 26 May 1920, d. 12 December 1979

Biography

BirthJoseph Edward Linck was born on 14 May 1899 in Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois.G
MarriageHe and Kathryn Mertesha Gritton were married on 3 November 1919 in Champaign, Champaign County, Illinois.GO
DeathJoseph Edward Linck died on 10 July 1965, at age 66, in Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois.G
BurialHe was buried in Springhill Cemetery, Danville, Vermilion, Illinois, USA.GO
Note(Research):Paris Island S.C. boot camp-clerk-Corporal-US marine air corp 1918 served in France. Good conduct medal. enlisted 5 aug 1917, discharged 9 apr 1919. Foreign Service-Sailes from Hoboken N.J. july 18,1918 on the uss De Kalb. Landed in Brest, France Aug 1. 1918. Aug 1 to Dec 20 with first marine aviation force, northern bombing group, u.s. naval aviation forces, Le Fresne, France. Sailed from St. Nazaire, France Dec. 6, 1918 on the Uss Mercury. Landed at Newport News, Va. Dec 20 1918. honorable discharge. document is possession of John Linck.

Died of cancer of the brain.

'Joseph E Linck bought business of Darnelle Palmisano' source. Commercial News 20 Oct. 1926. Owner of Linck Brokerage Wholesale Produce 615 N Hazel in Danville. Later Bredehoft and Ball Produce. 122 N. Washington ave. addresses- 20 Bremer Ave. Danville. 11 feb 1923. postcard 1518 N. Gilbert St. 17 jun 1936 2401 E. Main St. at least aug -oct 1924 1006 E. Seminary Ave. 13 nov 1920 Westwood, 40's- 50's 22 Shady Lane 60's till death.

Jesse B. Gritton

M, #1441, b. 15 April 1889
Last Edited7 June 1997

Parents

FatherEdward Orville Gritton b. December 1860
MotherHilla May Davis b. about 1866

Biography

BirthJesse B. Gritton was born on 15 April 1889.
MarriageHe and Abi Miller were married on 14 October 1917.
Note(Research):Census: 1900 Vermilion Co. he is living with Uncle John R. Huffman.

Abi Miller

F, #1442
Last Edited26 May 1997

Biography

MarriageAbi Miller and Jesse B. Gritton were married on 14 October 1917.

Earl Francis Gritten

M, #1443, b. 24 May 1884, d. 1940
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherThomas L. Elija Gritten b. 5 December 1862, d. 8 September 1906
MotherMartha Evelyn Sharks b. May 1865

Family: Minnie Vinson b. about 1886

DaughterHulda Lorraine Gritton b. 15 June 1905
SonVinson Earl Gritten b. 12 November 1908, d. 21 November 1992
SonMervin Allen Gritten b. 9 August 1913, d. 14 September 1993

Biography

BirthEarl Francis Gritten was born on 24 May 1884 in Pilot Township, Vermilion County, Illinois.G
MarriageHe and Minnie Vinson were married on 14 September 1904.
DeathEarl Francis Gritten died in 1940, at age ~56, in Vermilion County, Illinois.G
Note(Research):Cemetery: Embury.

Manda Vern Gritton

F, #1444, b. 23 October 1885
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherThomas L. Elija Gritten b. 5 December 1862, d. 8 September 1906
MotherMartha Evelyn Sharks b. May 1865

Family: Henry Baatz b. about 1885

SonRalph Thomas Baatz b. 12 August 1908
SonEarl Gritton Baatz b. 29 August 1908
SonDonovan Eugene Baatz b. 7 September 1914
SonRobert Baatz b. 16 October 1915, d. 16 October 1915
SonHenry Glen Baatz b. 17 April 1917
DaughterMartha Lucile Baatz b. 16 January 1918

Biography

BirthManda Vern Gritton was born on 23 October 1885.
MarriageShe and Henry Baatz were married on 9 April 1905.

Ollie May Gritton

F, #1445, b. 7 April 1887
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherThomas L. Elija Gritten b. 5 December 1862, d. 8 September 1906
MotherMartha Evelyn Sharks b. May 1865

Family: William W Pate b. about 1884

DaughterLena Marie Pate b. 24 May 1905
SonOrval Kenneth Pate b. 4 November 1906
DaughterDorotha Lucile Pate b. 12 November 1909
DaughterRuth Evelyn Pate b. 21 March 1911
SonHenry Olan Pate b. 18 September 1912
SonDonald Oscar Pate b. 18 August 1914
SonVernon Dale Pate b. 15 May 1917

Biography

BirthOllie May Gritton was born on 7 April 1887.
MarriageShe and William W Pate were married on 24 February 1904.

Samuel Labon Gritten

M, #1446, b. 13 February 1891, d. 1944
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherThomas L. Elija Gritten b. 5 December 1862, d. 8 September 1906
MotherMartha Evelyn Sharks b. May 1865

Family: Effie Powell b. June 1892

DaughterMarjorie Marie Gritton b. 28 June 1911
SonLloyd LeRoy Gritten b. 20 April 1913
DaughterMildred Louise Gritton b. 11 July 1915
SonSamuel Elba Gritten b. 15 August 1917

Biography

BirthSamuel Labon Gritten was born on 13 February 1891.
MarriageHe and Effie Powell were married on 24 August 1910.
DeathSamuel Labon Gritten died in 1944, at age ~53, in Vermilion County, Illinois.G
Note(Research):Cemetery: Embury.

Mattie Gritton

F, #1447, b. 17 April 1894, d. July 1894
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherThomas L. Elija Gritten b. 5 December 1862, d. 8 September 1906
MotherMartha Evelyn Sharks b. May 1865

Biography

BirthMattie Gritton was born on 17 April 1894.
DeathShe died in July 1894, at age 0.

Myrtle Claire Gritton

F, #1448, b. 6 March 1896
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherThomas L. Elija Gritten b. 5 December 1862, d. 8 September 1906
MotherMartha Evelyn Sharks b. May 1865

Family: Harry Fay Wilson b. about 1893

SonThomas Holden Wilson b. 5 December 1915
DaughterDessa Lorraine Wilson b. 23 October 1916, d. 23 January 1919
DaughterWaneta Marie Wilson b. 15 December 1918

Biography

BirthMyrtle Claire Gritton was born on 6 March 1896.
MarriageShe and Harry Fay Wilson were married on 18 December 1913.

Orville Edward Gritten

M, #1449, b. 7 May 1898
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherThomas L. Elija Gritten b. 5 December 1862, d. 8 September 1906
MotherMartha Evelyn Sharks b. May 1865

Family: Pearl Meeker

SonRalph LeRoy Gritten b. 13 October 1918

Biography

BirthOrville Edward Gritten was born on 7 May 1898.
MarriageHe and Pearl Meeker were married on 24 May 1917.

John Goodner

M, #1450, b. about 1860
Last Edited20 May 2017

Biography

BirthJohn Goodner was born about 1860.
DivorceHe and Dora Jane Gritton were divorced Divorce.
MarriageJohn Goodner and Dora Jane Gritton were married on 31 May 1882 in Vermilion County, Illinois.G