Saturday, January 13, 2007

Arthur E. Graves Family - Jay Co., IN & Midland Co., MI

Today I sourced the census records I have for the Arthur E. Graves family from the 1900 census of Jay Co., IN and the 1910 census of Midland Co., MI. Arthur E. Graves married my great-grandaunt Carrie Mae Haley.

Arthur E. GRAVES b. August 1871 Indiana, d. after 1910 census, m. February 23, 1895 Jay Co., IN. to Carrie Mae HALEY. Carrie b. January 4, 1877 Seneca Co., OH, d. after 1910 census. Carrie was the daughter of George Washington and Mary Jane (Sherrick) HALEY.

Arthur E. Graves was a carpenter by trade in both census records.

Child of Arthur E. and Carrie Mae (Haley) GRAVES :
i. Cledith O. Graves b. November 1897 Indiana, d. after 1910 census


Sara said...

Cledith O.Graves was my maternal grandfather.

Sara said...

The information for Cledith O. Graves as I know it:
Dr. Cledith O. Graves, b.1897; d. 1959. He was a dentist in Chicago, Il. He married Sadie F. Belitz of Midland Michigan, b. 1897; d. 1989. Both died in Chicago and are buried in Midland, Michigan. Sadie was the daughter of William Belitz, b. 1868; d. 1923; and Ella McLeese, b. 1874; d. 1961.

Cledith and Sadie had one daughter, Janice A. Graves, b. 1928; she is currently residing in Chicago. Janice married James A. Burgeson, b. 1930 Chicago; d. 2001. James was the son of Berger Burgeson, b. 1887 Sweden; d. 1942; and Anna O. Johnson, b. 1894; d. 1930; Berger and Anna also had a daughter, Betty Burgeson, b. 1924.

James A. Burgeson and Janice A. Burgeson (Graves) had four children:
Norman A. Burgeson, b. 1953 Chicago;
Sara A. Burgeson, b. 1954 Chicago;
Brian A. Burgeson, b. 1958 Chicago;
Wesley A. Burgeson, b. 1965 Chicago;

I am Sara A. Burgeson. I married Thomas Rosellini in 1975. Thomas C. Rosellini, b. 1952 Oak Park, Illinois. We have one daughter, Rachel A. Rosellini b. 1982 Hoffman Estates, Illinois.

Travis LeMaster said...

Sara -

Thank you so much for this information! Good to find cousins through this blog!