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Gracey Family


 

Descendants of William Gracey

Compiled by Eileen Thomas

 

Generation No. 1

 

        1.  William1 Gracey was born 13 Jun 1813 in Steubenville, OH, and died 01 Mar 1890 in Burial, Mt. Zion Cem.  He married Sarah Andrews.  She was born 18 Dec 1812 in Pitney, England, and died 16 Dec 1884 in Burial, Mt. Zion Cem.

 

More About William Gracey:

Residence: Moved from Jefferson Co., OH to Wash. Co. in 1840

       

Children of William Gracey and Sarah Andrews are:

+      2                 i.    Joseph2 Gracey, born Abt. 1840.

+      3                ii.    Elizabeth Jane Gracey, born 1841; died 1915 in Burial, Mt. Zion Cem.

        4               iii.    Martha A. Gracey, born 06 Nov 1843; died 10 Jan 1921 in Burial, Mt. Zion Cem.  She married (1) Henry M. Scott 24 Sep 1884 in Wash. Co., OH; born 02 Jun 1840; died 09 Dec 1891 in Burial, Mt. Zion Cem.  She married (2) William D. Root Aft. 1915; born 1842; died 1919 in Burial, Mt. Zion Cem.

+      5               iv.    Andrew Gracey, born Abt. 1846.

+      6                v.    George William Gracey, born 13 Feb 1848; died 24 Mar 1912.

+      7               vi.    Justine Gracey, born 1850; died 1926 in Burial, Mt. Zion Cem.

+      8              vii.    William S. Gracey, born 1852; died 1901.

 

 

Generation No. 2

 

        2.  Joseph2 Gracey (William1) was born Abt. 1840.  He married Maria(h) Louise Wiggins 10 Apr 1864 in Wash. Co., OH. 

 

More About Joseph Gracey:

Occupation: School teacher, Merchant

       

Children of Joseph Gracey and Maria(h) Wiggins are:

+      9                 i.    Jessie3 Gracey, born Abt. 1866.

        10              ii.    Juliet M. Gracey, born Abt. 1867.  She married James H. Sparling 20 Feb 1890 in Wash. Co., OH.

        11             iii.    Mamie Gracey.

        12             iv.    Ollie Gracey.  She married John Wier.

 

 

        3.  Elizabeth Jane2 Gracey (William1) was born 1841, and died 1915 in Burial, Mt. Zion Cem.  She married William D. Root 01 Jul 1866 in Wash. Co., OH.  He was born 1842, and died 1919 in Burial, Mt. Zion Cem.

       

Children of Elizabeth Gracey and William Root are:

        13               i.    William3 Root.

        14              ii.    Sarah Root, born 18 Apr 1867; died 15 Oct 1880 in Burial, Mt Zion Cemetery.

+      15             iii.    Andrew Root, born 12 May 1866; died 16 Jun 1942 in Burial, Mt Zion Cemetery.

 

 

        5.  Andrew2 Gracey (William1) was born Abt. 1846.  He married Minnie Fordham. 

       

Children of Andrew Gracey and Minnie Fordham are:

        16               i.    Infant3 Gracey, died in Infnacy.

        17              ii.    Doris Gracey.

 

 

        6.  George William2 Gracey (William1) was born 13 Feb 1848, and died 24 Mar 1912.  He married Emma Mason 16 Jun 1878.  She was born 21 Sep 1852, and died 29 Sep 1934.

 

More About George William Gracey:

Occupation 1: Mercantile business at Dalzell, OH

Occupation 2: Post Office at Schely, OH

       

Children of George Gracey and Emma Mason are:

+      18               i.    Pearly Martin3 Gracey, born 27 Aug 1882; died 31 Dec 1951.

        19              ii.    Sarah Elizabeth (Sadie) Gracey.  She married William I. Anderson.

 

 

        7.  Justine2 Gracey (William1) was born 1850, and died 1926 in Burial, Mt. Zion Cem.  She married James L. Moreland 09 Jun 1880 in Wash. Co., OH.  He was born 1845, and died 1921 in Burial, Mt. Zion Cem.

       

Children of Justine Gracey and James Moreland are:

        20               i.    George3 Moreland.

        21              ii.    John Moreland.

        22             iii.    Harry Moreland.

 

 

        8.  William S.2 Gracey (William1) was born 1852, and died 1901.  He married Anna M. Gorrell 05 Nov 1890 in Wash. Co., OH. 

       

Child of William Gracey and Anna Gorrell is:

        23               i.    Mildred3 Gracey, born 1898; died 10 Nov 1969.  She married William Piggott.

 

 

Generation No. 3

 

        9.  Jessie3 Gracey (Joseph2, William1) was born Abt. 1866.  She married William Luckwell 06 Nov 1890 in Wash. Co., OH. 

       

Children of Jessie Gracey and William Luckwell are:

        24               i.    Fred4 Luckwell.

        25              ii.    Nella Luckwell.

        26             iii.    Frank Luckwell.

 

 

        15.  Andrew3 Root (Elizabeth Jane2 Gracey, William1) was born 12 May 1866, and died 16 Jun 1942 in Burial, Mt Zion Cemetery.  He married Mary Isabell McIntire 13 Sep 1887, daughter of Fidelis McIntire and Isabell Mendenhall.  She was born 12 May 1866, and died 16 Jun 1942.

 

More About Andrew Root:

Burial: Mt. Zion

 

More About Mary Isabell McIntire:

Burial: Mt Zion

       

Children of Andrew Root and Mary McIntire are:

        27               i.    Maude Marie4 Root, born 19 Dec 1887; died 10 Dec 1908 in Burial, Mt. Zion Cem.

        28              ii.    Elizabeth Isabell Root, born 13 Sep 1889; died 22 May 1932.

+      29             iii.    Payson Bradley Root, born 22 Aug 1891; died 10 Feb 1956.

        30             iv.    Letha Irene Root, born 17 Nov 1893; died 22 Mar 1971.  She married D Athey.

        31              v.    Lugarda Allen Root, born 07 Sep 1898; died 04 Feb 1923 in Burial, Mt. Zion Cem.

        32             vi.    Ava Lorraine Root, born 03 Jan 1903; died 09 Feb 1944.  She married Mr. Semon.

+      33            vii.    Bernard Austin Root, born 23 Dec 1904; died 11 Jul 1977.

 

 

        18.  Pearly Martin3 Gracey (George William2, William1) was born 27 Aug 1882, and died 31 Dec 1951.  He married Elizabeth Martin 19 Jan 1912 in Wash. Co., OH, daughter of Jacob Martin and Catherine Edwards.  She was born 01 May 1889 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 09 Jan 1967 in Burial, Newport Cem..

 

More About Pearly Martin Gracey:

Occupation: Postmaster at Schley, OH

       

Children of Pearly Gracey and Elizabeth Martin are:

+      34               i.    Audrey (Audra)4 Gracey, born 24 Jul 1913; died 23 May 1994 in East Lawn Cem.

+      35              ii.    Opal Elizabeth (Betty) Gracey, born 1915.

+      36             iii.    Eleanor Elsey Gracey, born 1917.

+      37             iv.    Mabel Eileen Gracey, born 21 Sep 1921; died 10 Feb 1990 in Burial, Newport Cemetery.

        38              v.    George Jocob Gracey, born 26 Jan 1928; died 26 Jan 1928.

 

 

Generation No. 4

 

        29.  Payson Bradley4 Root (Andrew3, Elizabeth Jane2 Gracey, William1) was born 22 Aug 1891, and died 10 Feb 1956.  He married Ester Keturah Hill 05 Mar 1913, daughter of Otis Hill and Emma Mendenhall. 

       

Children of Payson Root and Ester Hill are:

        39               i.    Ralph5 Root.

        40              ii.    Merle Root.  He married Joan Bean.

        41             iii.    Miss Root.  She married Harold Parmeter.

 

 

        33.  Bernard Austin4 Root (Andrew3, Elizabeth Jane2 Gracey, William1) was born 23 Dec 1904, and died 11 Jul 1977.  He married Lulu Brooks, daughter of Elmer Brooks and Lillian Knutty.  She was born 01 Sep 1905, and died 11 Jan 1988.

       

Children of Bernard Root and Lulu Brooks are:

        42               i.    Betty5 Root.

        43              ii.    Merton Root.

        44             iii.    George Root.

+      45             iv.    Lillian Root.

 

 

        34.  Audrey (Audra)4 Gracey (Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1) was born 24 Jul 1913, and died 23 May 1994 in East Lawn Cem.  She married (1) Cylde Casto 24 Jan 1933.  He was born 1912, and died 1967.  She married (2) Bernard Schultheis 1951, son of Emil Schultheis and Margaret Thompson.  He was born 1911.

       

Children of Audrey Gracey and Cylde Casto are:

+      46               i.    Janet Beatrice5 Casto.

+      47              ii.    Donald Lee Casto.

 

 

        35.  Opal Elizabeth (Betty)4 Gracey (Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1) was born 1915.  She married Jules Cross 1942.  He was born 07 May 1907, and died 10 Nov 1951.

       

Children of Opal Gracey and Jules Cross are:

+      48               i.    Victoria Dale5 Cross.

+      49              ii.    Sara Ann Cross.

 

 

        36.  Eleanor Elsey4 Gracey (Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1) was born 1917.  She married Thurman Woodrow Cline 13 Apr 1935.  He was born 25 Nov 1914 in Belmont, West Virginia, and died 20 Jan 1995 in Newport Cem..

       

Children of Eleanor Gracey and Thurman Cline are:

+      50               i.    John Woodrow5 Cline.

+      51              ii.    Mary Elizabeth Cline.

 

 

        37.  Mabel Eileen4 Gracey (Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1) was born 21 Sep 1921, and died 10 Feb 1990 in Burial, Newport Cemetery.  She married Wayne Simeon Thomas 27 Oct 1939 in Marietta, OH, son of Arnel Thomas and Lula Yost.  He was born 16 Sep 1918 in Schley, OH, and died 24 Jan 1976 in Marietta, OH; Burial, Newport Cemetery.

       

Children of Mabel Gracey and Wayne Thomas are:

+      52               i.    Gerald Wayne5 Thomas, born in Schley, OH.

+      53              ii.    William Kay Thomas, born in Schley, OH.

+      54             iii.    Phylllis Louise Thomas, born in Schley, OH.

+      55             iv.    Linda Faye Thomas, born in Schley, OH.

+      56              v.    Lewis Monroe Thomas, born in Schley, OH.

+      57             vi.    Mary Virginia Thomas.

+      58            vii.    Katherine Marie Thomas.

+      59           viii.    Danny Eugene Sr. Thomas, born 14 Apr 1953 in Reynolds Run, OH; died 19 Mar 1988 in Burial, East Lawn Cemetery.

+      60             ix.    Cecil Alan Thomas.

+      61              x.    Melanie Anne Thomas, Adopted child.

 

 


 

Generation No. 5

 

        45.  Lillian5 Root (Bernard Austin4, Andrew3, Elizabeth Jane2 Gracey, William1)  She married Clarence William Emerick, son of George Emerick and Nellie Jackson. 

       

Children of Lillian Root and Clarence Emerick are:

        62               i.    William6 Emerick.

        63              ii.    Lynn Emerick.  She married Mr. Fulton.

        64             iii.    Barbara Emerick.  She married Mr. Richards.

        65             iv.    Donald Emerick.

        66              v.    Ronald Emerick.

        67             vi.    Andy Emerick.

 

 

        46.  Janet Beatrice5 Casto (Audrey (Audra)4 Gracey, Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1)  She married Ronald Schnell. 

       

Children of Janet Casto and Ronald Schnell are:

        68               i.    Kathy Jean6 Schnell.  She married (1) Steve Martin.  She married (2) Patrick Michael Chidness.

        69              ii.    David O'Dell Schnell.  He married Cheryl.

        70             iii.    Walter Lee Schnell.  He married Karen Dalrmple.

        71             iv.    Ronald Schnell.  He married Marlene Thomas.

        72              v.    Lisa Ann Schnell.

 

 

        47.  Donald Lee5 Casto (Audrey (Audra)4 Gracey, Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1)  He married Judy Kay Barth. 

       

Children of Donald Casto and Judy Barth are:

        73               i.    Brian6 Casto.

        74              ii.    Brent Casto.

 

 

        48.  Victoria Dale5 Cross (Opal Elizabeth (Betty)4 Gracey, Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1)  She married John K. Kyle. 

       

Child of Victoria Cross and John Kyle is:

        75               i.    Susan Elizabeth6 Kyle.

 

 

        49.  Sara Ann5 Cross (Opal Elizabeth (Betty)4 Gracey, Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1)  She married Roger Damon Fitch. 

       

Children of Sara Cross and Roger Fitch are:

        76               i.    Monica Lynn6 Fitch.

        77              ii.    Adria Renee Fitch.  She married Jay Donald Offenberger.

        78             iii.    Natalie Dawn Fitch.

 

 

        50.  John Woodrow5 Cline (Eleanor Elsey4 Gracey, Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1)  He married Sharon Heinz. 

       

Children of John Cline and Sharon Heinz are:

        79               i.    James Woodrow6 Cline.

        80              ii.    Ray Michael Cline.

 

 

        51.  Mary Elizabeth5 Cline (Eleanor Elsey4 Gracey, Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1)  She married Gordon Jr. McPeek, son of Gordon McPeek and Lula Hutchison. 

       

Children of Mary Cline and Gordon McPeek are:

        81               i.    Paula Kay6 McPeek.  She married (1) William Creigton Bef. 1977.  She married (2) Charles Joseph Brown Aft. 1977.

        82              ii.    Nancy Darlene McPeek.  She married Kerry Dale Campbell.

        83             iii.    Robert Gordon McPeek.  He married Valerie Sue Dye.

 

 

        52.  Gerald Wayne5 Thomas (Mabel Eileen4 Gracey, Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1) was born in Schley, OH.  He married Shirley Ann Mendenhall, daughter of George Mendenhall and Hazel Tice. 

       

Children of Gerald Thomas and Shirley Mendenhall are:

        84               i.    Angela Rae6 Thomas.  She married Kristopher Simms.

        85              ii.    Amy Marie Thomas.  She married Andrew Scott Biddinger.

 

 

        53.  William Kay5 Thomas (Mabel Eileen4 Gracey, Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1) was born in Schley, OH.  He married (1) Joan Brown Gatten Moore.    He married (2) Alyce J. Flowers 1963, daughter of Ernest Flowers and Florence Babcock.  She died in Burial, Gravel Bank Cemetery.  He married (3) Mary Remona Tennet Starcher Aft. 1965. 

       

Children of William Thomas and Alyce Flowers are:

        86               i.    William David6 Thomas.  He married Shelly Jo Walch.

        87              ii.    Tammy Sue Thomas.  She married (1) Fredrick Nevan Hodenshield.  She married (2) Gregory Allen Rumschlag.

 

 

        54.  Phylllis Louise5 Thomas (Mabel Eileen4 Gracey, Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1) was born in Schley, OH.  She married (1) Elmer Theodore Frye.  He was born 20 Jul 1922, and died 14 Sep 1974.  She married (2) Arthur Bryan Jr. Long. 

       

Child of Phylllis Thomas and Elmer Frye is:

        88               i.    Melissa Gaye6 Frye.

 

       

Children of Phylllis Thomas and Arthur Long are:

        89               i.    Willis Daniel6 Long.

        90              ii.    Tiffany Jane Long.

 

 

        55.  Linda Faye5 Thomas (Mabel Eileen4 Gracey, Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1) was born in Schley, OH.  She married James Joseph Griffith. 

       

Children of Linda Thomas and James Griffith are:

        91               i.    Webster Allen6 Griffith.

        92              ii.    Jason Scott Griffith.  He married Heather Dawn Mercer.

        93             iii.    Micah Wayne Griffith.  He married Jenine Celine Ferrell.

        94             iv.    Veronica Eileen Griffith, born 24 Oct 1978 in Sandoval, IL; died 24 Oct 1978 in Sandoval, IL.

 

 

        56.  Lewis Monroe5 Thomas (Mabel Eileen4 Gracey, Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1) was born in Schley, OH.  He married Truda Roberta Ritchie, daughter of William Ritchie and Alice Dye. 

       

Children of Lewis Thomas and Truda Ritchie are:

        95               i.    Clayton Robert6 Thomas, born 27 Apr 1975; died 01 Mar 1999 in Brownsville, Monroe Co., OH.

 

More About Clayton Robert Thomas:

Age: 23 yrs 10 mos 5 dys

Burial: Newport Cemetery

 

        96              ii.    Jamie Beth Thomas.

 

 

        57.  Mary Virginia5 Thomas (Mabel Eileen4 Gracey, Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1)  She married Jimmy Darrell Smith, son of James Smith and Betty Matheny. 

       

Children of Mary Thomas and Jimmy Smith are:

        97               i.    Brenda Dawn6 Smith.  She married William Francis Cochran.

        98              ii.    Kristy Lynn Smith.  She married Anthony Scott Lewis.

 

 

        58.  Katherine Marie5 Thomas (Mabel Eileen4 Gracey, Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1)  She married David Bryon Binegar, son of Kenneth Binegar and Verna McPeek. 

       

Children of Katherine Thomas and David Binegar are:

        99               i.    Sheri Gay6 Binegar.  She married Lawrence Robert Elder.

        100            ii.    Bryon David Binegar.

 

 

        59.  Danny Eugene Sr.5 Thomas (Mabel Eileen4 Gracey, Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1) was born 14 Apr 1953 in Reynolds Run, OH, and died 19 Mar 1988 in Burial, East Lawn Cemetery.  He married (1) Deborah Suzanne Young 1974, daughter of George Boyd and Dorothy Mercer.    He married (2) Shirley Ann Boyd Patterson 1978. 

       

Children of Danny Thomas and Shirley Patterson are:

        101             i.    Daphne Dawn6 Thomas.

        102            ii.    Danny Eugene Jr. Thomas.  He married Antoionette Amanda Watson Glover.

 

 

        60.  Cecil Alan5 Thomas (Mabel Eileen4 Gracey, Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1)  He married Cheryl Janice Binegar, daughter of Kenneth Binegar and Verna McPeek. 

       

Children of Cecil Thomas and Cheryl Binegar are:

        103             i.    Heather Dawn6 Thomas.  She married John Christian Barentz.

 

More About Heather Dawn Thomas:

Name 2: Heather Thomas

 

        104            ii.    Carrie Marie Thomas.  She married Kenneth Hart.

        105           iii.    Stephanie Ann Thomas.  She married Todd Tayor.

        106           iv.    Joshua Alan Thomas.

 

 

        61.  Melanie Anne5 Thomas (Mabel Eileen4 Gracey, Pearly Martin3, George William2, William1)  She married Kevin Douglas Tidd, son of Earl Tidd and Hilda Erb. 

       

Children of Melanie Thomas and Kevin Tidd are:

        107             i.    Keith David6 Tidd.

        108            ii.    Kristen Danielle Tidd.