Rev. 4 Jan. 2001, Gen. 871

 

DESCENDANTS OF EDWARD GRAVES AND ELIZABETH ------

OF NOVA SCOTIA, CANADA

 

 

GENERATION 1

 

Edward Graves (1) married Elizabeth ------. He was supposedly of Scottish descent. (R-1)

Children - Graves

+2. William Henry Graves, b. 1880, m. Maude Inez Sim, d. 7 July 1955.

 

 

GENERATION 2

 

CHILDREN OF EDWARD GRAVES (1) AND ELIZABETH ------

William Henry Graves (2) was born in 1880, died 7 July 1955 in EKM Hospital, Port Williams?, Nova Scotia, and was buried 10 July 1955 in Willowgrook (or Willowbrook?) Cem., Wolfville, Nova Scotia. He married Maude Inez Sim, daughter of Joseph Judson Sim and Cora Gordon. She was born in 1885 and died in 1920. They lived in Port Williams, Nova Scotia. Pall bearers at William's funeral were: Harry Tupple of Milford, George McClare of Hillsvale, Dr. R. Cameron of Dartmouth, Cleve Porter of Canning, Ralph Newcombe of Port Williams, and Carles Corkum of Port Williams. (R-1)

Children - Graves

+3. Eyrle Sim Graves, m. Bessie May Mann, 10 July 1935, d. 19 Feb. 1941.

+4. Ross Graves, m. ------.

+5. Nelle Graves, m. Earl MacMurtery.

6. Grant Graves, d. 1942. Killed in action in WW II, served in the Royal Canadian Air Force, was in a bomber when it was shot down.

 

 

GENERATION 3

 

CHILDREN OF WILLIAM H. GRAVES (2) AND MAUDE I. SIM

Eyrle Sim Graves (3) died 19 Feb. 1941 in Anzac, Alberta, Canada. He married Bessie May Mann on 10 July 1935 in the Anglican Church, Athabasca, Alberta. She was born 7 Jan. 1909 in Lamont, Alberta, daughter of James William Mann (1882-1970) and Ida May Baker (1884-1950). (R-1)

Children - Graves

+7. Ronald Dennis Graves

+8. Barbara Jean Graves

 

Ross Graves (4) married ------. (R-1)

Children - Graves

9. Ross Graves

 

Nelle Graves (5) married Earl MacMurtery. (R-1)

Children - MacMurtery

+10. Lynn MacMurtery, m. Bob ------.

11. Claire MacMurtery

12. Gene MacMurtery

 

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