Revised 4 Nov. 1992, Gen. 268








Chandler M. Graves (1) grew up in VT and moved to WI. He married Abigail Lathrop, oldest daughter of Leamon (or Lemon or Lamon) P. Lathrop and Hannah Welch, on 17 Nov. 1847 in Fond du Lac Co., WI. She was born 29 Nov. 1828 in Montpelier, Caledonia Co., VT, died 12 Jan. 1912 in Ellendale, ND, and was buried in Ellendale. Abigail married Lewis Ressiguir (?) as her second husband. The Lemon P. Lathrop family moved from VT to WI in 1846, settling in the area of Ripon and Berlin. Both children of Chandler and Abigail were born in Ripon or Berlin, WI. (R-1)

Children - Graves

+2. Melissa Emeline Graves, b. 29 Nov. 1848, m(1) Charles I. Smith, 1 April 1870, m(2) Frank Ashton Harvey.

+3. Julia Anne Graves, b. 6 Jan. 1851, m. George Lafayette Harvey, 17 April 1871, d. 3 July 1935.






Melissa Emeline Graves (2) was born 29 Nov. 1848 in Ripon or Berlin, WI. She first married Charles I. Smith on 1 April 1870 in WI. She secondly married Frank Ashton Harvey, son of Titus J. Harvey and Rosetta ------, both from NY. He was born in Green Lake Co., WI. (R-1)

Children - Smith

4. Ina Algetta Smith, b. 1870 (WI).

Children - Harvey

5. Luther Harvey

6. Jewel Harvey, m. Jim Easton. Adopted 1 daughter.

7. Maude Harvey

+8. Jesse Mae Harvey, b. 25 Feb. 1895, m(1) Douglas Gamble, m(2) ------.

9. Hannah Harvey

10. Lula Harvey


Julia Anne (or Ann) Graves (3) was born 6 Jan. 1851 in Berlin, WI, died 3 July 1935 in Frankfort, SD, and was buried in Ellendale, ND. She married George Lafayette Harvey, son of Titus J. Harvey and Rosetta (or Rozetta) ------, on 17 April 1871 in Berlin or Ripon, WI. He was born 18 July 1844, possibly in PA, died 12 March 1911 in the V.A. Hospital in Hot Springs, SD, and was buried in Ellendale, ND. Their first 3 children were born in Berlin, WI, and the last 2 in Ellendale, ND. (R-1)

Children - Harvey

+11. Mattie Harvey, b. 27 March 1874, m. Luke Whelan, d. summer 1954.

+12. Grace Lillian Harvey, b. 7 Sept. 1878, m. Charles Henry Halsted, 13 Jan. 1894, d. 24 Sept. 1960.

13. Robert Harvey, b. 8 Jan. 1883, never married, d. 13 April 1904 (from appendectomy, Ellendale, ND).

+14. Nellie Mae Harvey, b. 8 March 1888, m. George Hassinger, 25 Nov. 1907, d. 11 Sept. 1972.

+15. Dorothy Harvey, b. 10 March 1893, m. Richard John Gamble, 1916.






Jesse (or Jessie) Mae Graves (8) was born 25 Feb. 1895 in Berlin, Green Lake Co., WI. She first married Douglas Gamble. The name of her second husband is not known. They lived in North Dakota. (R-1)

Children - Gamble

16. Richard Gamble; was a school teacher and lived near Minneapolis, MN.

17. Harold Gamble

18. Bob Gamble

19. Earl Gamble

20. Myrtle Gamble, m. Charles Lafayette Halsted (see #25 for descendants).

Children - 2nd husband

21. son

22. daughter (twin)



Mattie Harvey (11) was born 27 March 1874, and died in the summer of 1954 in Ellendale, ND. She married Luke Whelan in Ellendale. (R-1)

Children - Whelan

+23. Robert Whelan, married.

24. Mabel Whelan, m. Herschel Deirdorff. She died of a liver disease (not cancer) at Livermore, CA. No children.


Grace Lillian Harvey (12) was born 6 Sept. 1878 in Berlin, WI, died 24 Sept. 1960 in Minneapolis, MN, and was buried in Brainerd, MN. She married Charles Henry Halsted, son of Ransom Halsted and Harriet Amelia Pettet (or Pellet). Charles was born 27 Jan. 1865 in Monson, OH. Ransom was born 23 Jan. 1826 in Batavia, NY, and was a member of G.A.R. Colgrove Post 166. Their first 4 children were born in Ellendale, Dickey Co., ND, and the last one in Cloverton, Pine Co., MN. (R-1)

Children - Halsted

+25. Charles Lafayette Halsted, b. 23 Sept. 1894, m(1) Tacy Fleming, 19 Sept. 1916, m(2) Myrtle Gamble, d. 19 Feb. 1967.

+26. Oliver Stanley Halsted, b. 6 Oct. 1895, m. Gladys Dilley, d. 27 Jan. 1947.

27. Cora Belle Halsted, b. 12 April 1901, never married, d. 1918 (Cloverton, MN).

+28. Florence Dorothy Halsted, b. 13 July 1907, m(1) Gilbert B. Centers, 8 Oct. 1924, m(2) James M. Andrews, 29 Dec. 1960.

+29. Gladys Tacy Halsted, b. 7 Aug. 1914, m. Royal Gooding, d. 15 Jan. 1979.


Nellie Mae Harvey (14) was born 8 March 1888 in Ellendale, ND, and died 11 Sept. 1972 in Frankfort, SD. She married George Hassinger, son of Walton Hassinger, on 25 Nov. 1907 in Ellendale, ND. He was born 29 Nov. 1882 in PA, died 15 Nov. 1968 in Frankfort, SD, and was buried in Ellendale, ND. They lived at Stevens Point, WI at one time. Their first 3 children were born in Ellendale, ND, and the last one in Frankfort, SD. (R-1)

Children - Hassinger

+30. Marion Hassinger

31. Wilma Hassinger

+32. Earnest Hassinger

+33. Betty Hassinger


Dorothy Harvey (15) was born 10 March 1893 in Ellendale, ND. She married Richard John Gamble, son of Douglas Gamble and Jesse Harvey (daughter of Frank Ashton Harvey), in 1916 in Ellendale, ND.

The first 4 children were born in ND, and the last 3 in Cloverton, MN. They were all married in Sioux City, IA, except for Phyllis and Maxine who were married in Sandstone, MN. (R-1)

Children - Gamble

+34. Richard Wilton Gamble

+35. Phyllis Mae Gamble

+36. Laurence Harvey Gamble

+37. Maxine Dorothy Gamble

38. Frances Irene Gamble

+39. Delmar Eugene Gamble

+40. Marilyn Florence Gamble


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