Esther Grater1

F
     Esther Grater married Garrett K. Stauffer, son of Dillman Stauffer and Susanna Schaum.1

Child of Esther Grater and Garrett K. Stauffer

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 227.

Frank T. Grater1

M
     Frank T. Grater married Katie Young, daughter of Daniel Price Young and Rosalinda Cassel, on 25 April 1908.1

Children of Frank T. Grater and Katie Young

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, p.28.

Howard Winfield Grater1

M, b. 26 June 1914
     Howard Winfield Grater was born on 26 June 1914 at Belfry, Montgomery Co., PA.1 He was the son of Frank T. Grater and Katie Young.1

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, p.28.

Mary Grater1

F, b. 9 December 1908
     Mary Grater was born on 9 December 1908 at Belfry, Montgomery Co., PA.1 She was the daughter of Frank T. Grater and Katie Young.1

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, p.28.

Susan Grater1

F
     Susan Grater married Robert Jones.1

Children of Susan Grater and Robert Jones

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 276.
  2. [S82] Price Genealogy, 277.

Verna Grater1

F, b. 2 November 1911
     Verna Grater was born on 2 November 1911 at Belfry, Montgomery Co., PA.1 She was the daughter of Frank T. Grater and Katie Young.1

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, p.28.

George Gilmer Grattan Jr.

M, b. 5 July 1876, d. 12 June 1930
     George Gilmer Grattan Jr. was born on 5 July 1876. He married Frances Lewis Roller. George Gilmer Grattan Jr. died on 12 June 1930 at age 53. He was buried in June 1930 at Woodbine Cemetery, Harrisonburg, Harrisonburg City, VA, Find A Grave Memorial# 115274230.

Child of George Gilmer Grattan Jr. and Frances Lewis Roller

John Roller Grattan

M, b. 5 July 1912, d. 8 May 1986
     John Roller Grattan was born on 5 July 1912. He was the son of George Gilmer Grattan Jr. and Frances Lewis Roller. John Roller Grattan married Dorothy Yancey, daughter of John Gibbons Yancey Jr. and Elizabeth Lucile Rosenberger, before 8 April 1940. John Roller Grattan died on 8 May 1986 at age 73. He was buried in May 1986 at Woodbine Cemetery, Harrisonburg, Harrisonburg City, VA, Find A Grave Memorial# 115274072.

Child of John Roller Grattan and Dorothy Yancey

John Y. Grattan Sr.

M, b. 6 April 1942, d. 12 August 2016
     John Y. Grattan Sr. was born on 6 April 1942 at Charlottesville, Charlottesville City, VA. He was the son of John Roller Grattan and Dorothy Yancey. John Y. Grattan Sr. died on 12 August 2016 at La Crosse, La Crosse Co., WI, at age 74 Obituary (findagrave.com):

John Y. Grattan, Sr. 74 of La Crescent passed away peacefully on Friday, August 12, 2016 at the Mayo Clinic Health System in La Crosse.

He was born April 9, 1942 in Charlottseville, VA to John R. and Dorothy (Yancey) Grattan.

John served as a corporal in the United States Marine Corps from 1959-1963. His last station was North Island Naval Air Station in San Diego, CA where he married Carol Lee Atkinson on April 20, 1963.

In 1965 the family moved to La Crescent where John established John Grattan Construction. He was a member of the carpenters union and the La Crescent American Legion Post 595.

John had a passion for fishing and could be found fishing everywhere and anywhere. There wasn’t a pond that you wouldn’t find John. He also enjoyed the Vikings, snowmobiling and family time on the Mississippi.

In addition to his devoted wife Carol of 53 years, he is survived by five children; Mary Grattan of La Crescent, John (Kay Pedretti) Grattan, Jr. of Goodview, MN, Jane (Brandon) Mathison of West Salem, Charles (Tara) Grattan of Hokah, MN and Mark Grattan of La Crescent; six grandchildren, John Y. III, Aaron, Elaine, Dusty, Kinlee and Jac; five step-grandchildren, Sarah, Mariya, Abby, Brandon and Anthony; four brothers and sisters, Robert Grattan, Lynn Lambert, Lee Miller and Audrey Atkins all of Harrisonburg, VA.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a grandson, Matthew Philip Grattan Pedretti; three brothers-in-law, Sam Lambert, Gary Coffman and Albert Miller.


Hermine Gratz

F, b. 31 December 1885, d. December 1977
     Hermine Gratz was born on 31 December 1885 at Missouri. She married Capt. Edward Howe Watson, son of RADM John Crittenden Watson and Elizabeth Anderson Thornton. Hermine Gratz died in December 1977 at New York, NY.

Anna Catherine Grau

F, b. 1 September 1802, d. 3 January 1875
     Anna Catherine Grau was born on 1 September 1802 at Germany. She married Adam Stang. Anna Catherine Grau died on 3 January 1875 at Amherst, Lorain Co., OH, at age 72.

Child of Anna Catherine Grau and Adam Stang

Donald B. Grauberger

M, b. 13 August 1917
     Donald B. Grauberger was born on 13 August 1917.1 He was the son of Fred C. Grauberger and Harriet H. Berkstresser.

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 652.

Eugene Carl Grauberger

M, b. 24 February 1921
     Eugene Carl Grauberger was born on 24 February 1921.1 He was the son of Fred C. Grauberger and Harriet H. Berkstresser.

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 652.

Fred C. Grauberger

M, b. 9 February 1889
     Fred C. Grauberger was born on 9 February 1889.1 He was the son of Frederick Grauberger and Katherine (?) Fred C. Grauberger married Harriet H. Berkstresser, daughter of Rev. William Irving Berkstresser and Cora Rebecca Palmer, on 13 July 1914, Ceremony by Rev. A. Kersten.1

Children of Fred C. Grauberger and Harriet H. Berkstresser

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 652.

Frederick Grauberger

M
     Frederick Grauberger married Katherine (?).

Child of Frederick Grauberger and Katherine (?)

Ileen Grauberger

F, b. 1 July 1922
     Ileen Grauberger was born on 1 July 1922.1 She was the daughter of Fred C. Grauberger and Harriet H. Berkstresser.

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 652.

Elizabeth Gravelle1

F
     Elizabeth Gravelle married James Patchell.1

Child of Elizabeth Gravelle and James Patchell

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 203.

Benjamin Franklin Gravely

M, b. August 1884, d. 1970
     Benjamin Franklin Gravely was born in August 1884 at Virginia.1 He was the son of Henry Clay Gravely and Ann Hope Thomas. Benjamin Franklin Gravely died in 1970.

Citations

  1. [S616] 1900 Federal Census, Henry County, Virginia. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1713; FHL #1241713.

Benjamin Franklin Gravely

M, b. 8 November 1818, d. 23 February 1882
     Benjamin Franklin Gravely was born on 8 November 1818 at Henry Co., VA. He married Julia Caroline Thomas, daughter of John Watkins Thomas and Nancy Watkins, in 1845. Benjamin Franklin Gravely died on 23 February 1882 at Leatherwood, Henry Co., VA, at age 63. He was buried in February 1882 at Benjamin Franklin Gravely Cemetery, Leatherwood, Henry Co., VA, Find A Grave Memorial# 75484213.

Children of Benjamin Franklin Gravely and Julia Caroline Thomas

Elsie Marian Gravely

F, b. 30 January 1865, d. 6 August 1911
     Elsie Marian Gravely was born on 30 January 1865 at Piittsylvania Co., VA. She was the daughter of Spottswood Franklin Gravely and Alice A. Williams. Elsie Marian Gravely married Henry Dupuy Reamey, son of Capt. Peter Randolph Reamey and Sarah Jane Waller, on 26 April 1888 at Henry Co., VA. Elsie Marian Gravely died on 6 August 1911 at Danville, VA, at age 46. She was buried in August 1911 at Green Hill Cemetery, Danville, VA.

Children of Elsie Marian Gravely and Henry Dupuy Reamey

Frank Gravely1

M, b. circa 1924
     Frank Gravely was born circa 1924 at Martinsville, Henry Co., VA.1 He was the son of Richard Pleasants Gravely and Sarah Hay Mullins.1

Citations

  1. [S4183] 1930 Federal Census, Henry County, Virginia. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 2467; FHL #2342201.

Harold Gravely

M, b. 1896, d. 1958
     Harold Gravely was born in 1896. He was the son of Henry Clay Gravely and Ann Hope Thomas. Harold Gravely died in 1958.

Harry Clay Gravely1

M, b. 12 May 1918, d. 7 August 1989
     Harry Clay Gravely was born on 12 May 1918 at Henry Co., VA.1 He was the son of Richard Pleasants Gravely and Sarah Hay Mullins.1 Harry Clay Gravely lived on 10 April 1940 at Hopewell City, VA, Engineer for oil company. He married Ethel Jordan, daughter of William Jasper Jordan and Mattie Payne Copenhaver, on 19 April 1941 at Dublin, Pulaski Co., VA. Harry Clay Gravely died on 7 August 1989 at age 71. He was buried in August 1989 at Oakwood Cemetery, Martinsville, Henry Co., VA, Find A Grave Memorial# 139576130.

Citations

  1. [S4182] 1920 Federal Census, Henry County, Virginia. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 1892; FHL #1821892.

Henry Clay Gravely

M, b. 6 June 1857, d. 21 January 1942
     Henry Clay Gravely was also known as "Harry". He was born on 6 June 1857 at Leatherwood, Henry Co., VA. He was the son of Benjamin Franklin Gravely and Julia Caroline Thomas. Henry Clay Gravely married Ann Hope Thomas, daughter of Christopher Yancey Thomas and Mary Ann Reamey. Henry Clay Gravely died on 21 January 1942 at Martinsville, Henry Co., VA, at age 84. He was buried in January 1942 at Oakwood Cemetery, Martinsville, Henry Co., VA, Find A Grave Memorial# 33679977.

Children of Henry Clay Gravely and Ann Hope Thomas

Hope Thomas Gravely

F, b. 19 December 1898, d. 31 March 1985
     Hope Thomas Gravely was born on 19 December 1898 at Martinsville City, Henry Co., VA. She was the daughter of Henry Clay Gravely and Ann Hope Thomas. Hope Thomas Gravely married Merrill Clifford Leibensberger, son of Oliver Leibensberger and Dorothea E. Engleman, on 25 April 1922 at Henry Co., VA. Hope Thomas Gravely lived between 1935 and 1940 at Richmond, VA.1 She died on 31 March 1985 at Richmond, Henrico Co., VA, at age 86.

Citations

  1. [S3300] 1940 Federal Census, Richmond (Independent City), Virginia. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 4324.

John Thomas Gravely

M, b. 1 May 1849, d. 26 March 1893
     John Thomas Gravely was born on 1 May 1849 at Leatherwood, Henry Co., VA. He was the son of Benjamin Franklin Gravely and Julia Caroline Thomas. John Thomas Gravely married Elizabeth Montgomery Stuart on 27 October 1886. John Thomas Gravely died on 26 March 1893 at Leatherwood, Henry Co., VA, at age 43.

Child of John Thomas Gravely and Elizabeth Montgomery Stuart

Julian Stuart Gravely

M, b. 1 September 1887, d. 10 November 1947
     Julian Stuart Gravely was born on 1 September 1887 at Leatherwood, Henry Co., VA. He was the son of John Thomas Gravely and Elizabeth Montgomery Stuart. Julian Stuart Gravely married Virginia Dew. Julian Stuart Gravely died on 10 November 1947 at age 60. He was buried in November 1947 at East End Cemetery, Wytheville, Wythe Co., VA, Findagrave #100665533.

Child of Julian Stuart Gravely and Virginia Dew

Julian Stuart Gravely Jr.

M, b. 11 February 1913, d. 12 November 1983
     Julian Stuart Gravely Jr. was born on 11 February 1913 at Pittsfield, Berkshire Co., MA. He was the son of Julian Stuart Gravely and Virginia Dew. Julian Stuart Gravely Jr. began military service on 28 April 1941 WW II service, enlisted, U.S. Navy Reserve, Lieut., served aboard USS Hope, released 15 NOV 1945. He married Jean Grosvenor Parker on 8 February 1942 at St. Johns Co., FL. Julian Stuart Gravely Jr. and Jean Grosvenor Parker were divorced in 1946 at St. Johns Co., FL; Jean remarried to Lester E. Waterbury in 1949. Julian Stuart Gravely Jr. died on 12 November 1983 at age 70. He was buried in November 1983 at East End Cemetery, Wytheville, Wythe Co., VA, Findagrave #38194569.

Nancy Gravely1

F, b. 28 December 1915, d. 22 February 2013
     Nancy Gravely was born on 28 December 1915 at Martinsville, Henry Co., VA.1 She was the daughter of Richard Pleasants Gravely and Sarah Hay Mullins.1 Nancy Gravely married Henry Evander Gilliam, son of Harry Edward Gilliam and Dorothy Alice Turpin, on 9 January 1943 at Martinsville, Henry Co., VA. Nancy Gravely married James Edward Shank. Nancy Gravely died on 22 February 2013 at Lynchburg, VA, at age 97 Obituary (findagrave.com):

Nancy Gravely Shank, 97, died Friday, February 22, 2013 at Westminster-Canterbury in Lynchburg.

She was born in Martinsville, on December 28, 1915, the daughter of Richard Pleasants Gravely and Sadie Mullins Gravely. She was the widow of J. Edward Shank of Goode.

Nancy graduated from Martinsville High School and Randolph-Macon Woman's College. Afterward she taught school briefly in Dalton, Georgia, and Martinsville. In 1941, she married Henry E. Gilliam, Jr. ("Van"). They lived in Norfolk during the war, afterward returning to reside in Lynchburg.

She was a member of St. John's Church, and active in the Junior League.

Through her love of laughter and big heart, "Big" managed to survive the continuous jokes of her first husband Van, and the raising of her daughter, Nancy Gravely Gilliam ("Little"), of Sagle, Idaho and even her son Henry E. Gilliam III("Harry") of Round Hill, VA. She is also survived by her stepson, Charles Shank, currently in Afghanistan, her adopted daughter Lucia Cucullu of NY, her sister Sadie Hay Hampson("Puff"0 of Franklin, MI, hers sister, Virginia Hufford ("Deeda") of Richmond, her sister Elizabeth Starling Gravely ("Betsy") of Martinsville, a surfeit of nieces and nephews, and a plethora of grand nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brothers: Richard, Harry, King, Frank and Robert Gravely.

After a successful stint peddling gas appliances to the unsuspecting masses for the Lynchburg Gas Company, Nancy joined her husband Van in running an employment agency in Lynchburg. After her husband's death in the early 1970's she continued running that business, Snelling & Snelling, until her retirement in the early 80's.

She was a constant lover of wildlife, especially anything even remotely resembling a bluebird. Eventually, in order to move to Westminster-Canterbury when she was 87 age was persuaded to part with her beloved cat, Sparkie, who also shared her love bluebirds.

At Westminster her kindness and constant sense of humor in the face of life's ever present challenges touched many and created many friends.

A private interment will be held at Spring Hill Cemetery. Funeral services will be held in the Chapel at Westminster-Canterbury, 501 VES Road, Lynchburg at 2pm, Tuesday, February 26, 2013.

In lieu of flowers, please send any contributions to the Martha Fischer Fund, (c/o Greater Lynchburg Community Trust, 101 Paulette Circle, Ste. B Lynchburg, VA 24502) of the Lynchburg Humane Society, Inc. (3305 Naval Reserve Rd., Lynchburg, VA 24501).

She was buried in February 2013 at Spring Hill Cemetery, Lynchburg, VA, Find A Grave Memorial# 124421267.

Citations

  1. [S4182] 1920 Federal Census, Henry County, Virginia. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 1892; FHL #1821892.

Paul Gravely

M, b. 1893, d. 1967
     Paul Gravely was born in 1893. He was the son of Henry Clay Gravely and Ann Hope Thomas. Paul Gravely died in 1967.