Obit: Grimes, John Joseph, Sr. (1836 - 1906)

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Surnames: Grimes, Young, Cannovan

----Source: Colby Phonograph (Colby, Clark County, Wis.) Thursday, 12/27/1906

Grimes, John Sr. (1836 - Dec. 1906)

John J. Grimes received a telegram from Toronto, Canada, Saturday, announcing the death of his father, John Grimes, a former Colby resident, and with his wife left for that place on the midnight limited to attend the funeral.

Wisconsin Marriage Records

John Jos. Grimes
groom's birthplace: Wamigo, Kansas
bride's name: Etta May Belle Young
bride's birthplace: Trenton, Wash., Wis
marriage date: 19 Aug 1897
marriage place: Colby, Clark, Wisconsin
groom's father's name: John Jos. Grimes
groom's mother's name: Clara Cannovan
bride's father's name: Moses Adelbert Young
bride's mother's name: Martha M. Young
groom's race: White
groom's previous wife's name:
bride's race: White

1900 Federal Census, ED 17 Colby town Colby city Ward West, Clark, Wisconsin, United States, pg. 3, family 57

John J Grimes, white, married male
father's birthplace: Ireland
mother's birthplace: Ireland
race or color (standardized): White
gender: Male
marital status: Married
years married: 3
estimated marriage year: 1897

Household Members
head John J Grimes M 29 (May 1871) Kansas
wife Ella Grimes F 24 (Sep 1876) Wisconsin

Ontario Death Records

John Grimes
event: Death
event date: 22 Dec 1906
event place: Toronto, York, Ontario
gender: Male
age: 70
birthplace: Ireland
estimated birth year: 1836



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