Susannah Ellis

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Personal and Family Information

Susannah was born about 1843 in Wright Twp, Green Cty, Indiana, the daughter of unknown parents.[Note 1]

She died about 1919 in probably Arkansas.

She had two marriages/partners. Her first husband was Harmon Gravenmier, who she married on 29 OCT 1871 in Green Cty, Indiana. Their nine known children were Charles M (1872-c1906), John Henry (1874-?), Eliza Ellen (1877-1965), Harmon (1879-1879), Harry (1880-1881), Melvin Walter (1882-1963), Emma G (1884-1897), Andy E (1886-1939) and J.B. (1888-?).

Her second husband was A. M. Henness, who she married on 3 NOV 1894 in Olyphant, Jackson Cty, Ark. They had no known children.

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
BirthABT 1843
Place: Wright Twp, Green Cty, Indiana
Agency: 1850 census
See Note 1
DeathABT 1919
Place: probably Arkansas
Census7 JUN 1900
Place: Bald Knob, White Cty Arkansas
Age: 50 born Indiana
Address: dwelling 117, family 124 widow with 3 teenage sons
Agency: 1900 Census Arkansa
See Note 2
Census1 JUN 1880
Place: Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana
Age: 31 born Ind
Address: Page 4, Supvr Dist 4, ED 201 Harrison Twp, Outside City Terre Haute Dwelling 31, family 31
Agency: duplicate in 1880 census Indiana
See Note 3

Notes

Note 1

1900 cnesus shows age 50, born Nov 1849

Note 2

Bald Knob dwelling 117, family 124

Heness, Susan, head, white female, born Nov 1849, age 50, widow, mother of 9, 6 living, born Indiana, father and mother born Georgia, day labor.

___ Walter G, son, white male, Oct 1883, age 16, single, born Arkansas, father born Germany, mother born Indiana, Lunch Peddler

___ Andy G, son white male, Aug 1886, age 13, single, born Arkansas, father born Germany, mother born Indiana, Lunch Peddler

___ Bloom G, son white male March 1888, age 12, single, born Arkansas, father born Germany, mother born Indiana, Lunch Peddler

first found on ancestry .com Smith Family Tree

Note 3

Page 4, Supvr Dist 4, ED 201

Harrison Twp, Outside City Terre Haute

Dwelling 31, family 31

Gravenmyer, Harmon, white male, age 30, married, farmer, reads and writes, born Germany, father and mother born Germany

" Susan, white female, age 31 wife, keeping house, reads and writes, born Ind, father and mother born Tenn

" Charles, white male, age 7, son,single, in school, reads and writes, born Ind, father born Germany, mother born Ind

" John, white male, age 5, son, single , bron Arkansas, father born Germany, mother born Ind

" Eliza, white female, age 3, daughter, single, born Ind, father born Germany, mother born Ind

dwelling 30 is Miller, John

dwelling 32 is Conley, Michael

this whole page of people is listed a second time

page 35, Supvr Dist 4, ED 216

City of Terre Haute

29 and 30 June 1880 by a different Enumerator.

Dwelling 316, family 349

Gravenmeyer, Harmon, white male, age 30, married, farmer, reads and writes, born Prussia, father and mother born Prussia

" Susan, white female, age 31 wife, keeping house, reads and writes, born Ind, father and mother born Tenn

" Charles, white male, age 7, son,single, at school, reads and writes, born Ind, father born Prussia, mother born Ind

" John, white male, age 5, son, single , at home, born Arkansas, father born Prussia, mother born Ind

" Eliza, white female, age 3, daughter, single, at home, born Ind, father born Prussia, mother born Ind

dwelling 315 is Miller, John

dwelling 317 is Conley, Michael

unusual, but this is a duplicate listing, taken on different days by different enumerators.