Rev. 22 March 2000, Gen. 483

 

DESCENDANTS OF ANTHONY GRAVES OF WEXFORD, IRELAND, ALASKA & OREGON

 

 

GENERATION 1

 

Anthony Graves (1) married ------. He is almost certainly descended from the family of Richard Graves and Abigail ------ of Waterford, Ireland (genealogy 364), possibly son of Dr. William Robert Graves. Could Anthony's name have been William Anthony, since the marriage notice of his son referred to him as William Graves?

This Graves family lived in Rosbercon Castle, New Ross, Co. Wexford, province of Leinster, Ireland. This is in the southern part of Ireland, across the Barrow River from New Ross, up the river from Waterford. (R-1)

Children - Graves

2. Elly Graves, m. Margrett Massy Napper, 30 Oct. 1888 (Rosbercon Church, New Ross, Co. Wexford, Ireland).

3. Frederick Palmer Graves, m. Mary Heloise Hinson, 14 May 1889 (St. Peters Church, Dublin, Ireland).

+4. Anthony R. Graves, m. Norah Garraway, 29 Aug. 1906.

 

 

GENERATION 2

 

CHILDREN OF ANTHONY GRAVES (1)

Anthony R. Graves (4) was born in Ireland, and died in Portland, OR. He married Norah Garraway, daughter of Charles Garraway and Frances Pope, on 29 Aug. 1906 in Juneau, Alaska. She was born in Ireland. Their marriage announcement said: "1906 August 29th at Juneau, British Columbia, Anthony R. Graves, second son of the late William Graves, married Norah, youngest daughter of Colonel Garraway of Rockshire, Waterford." (R-1)

Children - Graves

5. William Graves

6. Percy Graves

+7. Eileen Graves, m. Hank Esh.

+8. Maureen Norah Graves, b. 17 March 1910, m(1) Henry Elling Nordahl, 20 Sept. 1928, m(2) Charles John Vieane, 1959, m(3) Floyd Dewey Parker, 1983, d. 26 Sept. 1996.

9. Joanne Graves

 

 

GENERATION 3

 

CHILDREN OF ANTHONY R. GRAVES (4) AND NORAH GARRAWAY

Eileen Graves (7) married Hank Esh. (R-1)

Children - Esh

10. Tony Esh

11. Norah Esh

12. Roger Esh

 

Maureen Norah Graves (8) was born 17 March 1910 in Skagway, Alaska, and died 26 Sept. 1996 in Vancouver, WA. She first married Henry Elling Nordahl, son of Ole Nordahl and Bertha Daniels, on 20 Sept. 1928 in Clarke Co., WA. He was born 17 July 1905 in Covada, WA, and died 1954 in Orcas Island, WA. She married second Charles John Vieane in 1959. He died in the late 1970's. She married Floyd Dewey Parker in 1983. (R-1)

Children - Nordahl

+13. Henri Robert Nordahl, b. 3 Aug. 1929, m. Loraine Iris Lohkamp, d. 27 July 1981.

 

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