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Charles D. Graf[1]

Male 1864 - 1939  (74 years)


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  • Name Charles D. Graf  [2
    Born 25 Nov 1864  Grabowo, Province of Posen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1 May 1885  Garden City, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1885 Minnesota State 
    • in the J.H. Greenwood household. Enumerated as CHARLES GRAFF 20 male white born in Germany with foreign born parents
    Declaration of Intention 3 Nov 1888  , Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Census 4 Jun 1895  Westford Twp., Martin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1895 Minnesota State 
    • in the Charles A. Graf household. Enumerated were Charles A. 30 m w Germany resident MN 13 yrs resident of ED 8 mo Farmer; Wilhalmane 60 f w Germany Housekeeper; Otto 26 m w Germany 9 yrs resident MN 8 mo resident of ED
    Petition For Naturalization 1 Jun 1897  , Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Census 7 Jun 1900  Westford Twp., Martin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    1900 US Federal 
    • in the Charley A Graf household. Enumerated were CHARLEY A. head w m Nov 1864 35 S Ger-Ger-Ger 1881 18 yrs US Na Farmer Owns Morgtaged Farm
    Census 30 Jun 1905  Westford Twp., Martin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    1905 Minnesota State 
    • in the Chas Graf household. Enumerated were CHAS m 40 w Germany-Germany-Germany 20 yrs in US 10 yrs in ED; HELENA f 21 w Germany-Germany-Germany 18 yrs in US 5 yrs in ED
    Census 19 Apr 1910  Westford Twp., Martin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    1910 US Federal 
    • in the Charlie Graff household. Enumerated were CHARLIE head m w 44 Ma 9 yrs Germany-Germany-Germany 1881 Na Farmer; HELENA wife f w 26 M1 9 yrs 0/0 children living 1887
    Census 5 Jan 1920  Truman, Martin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    1920 US Federal 
    • in the Charlie R Graff household. Enumerated were CHARLIE R head male white 53 married immigrated 1881 naturalized in 1896 Posen-Posen-Posen none (occupation); HELEN B. wife female white 34 married immigrated 1889 naturalized 1896 Posen-Posen-Posen
    Census 8 Apr 1930  Westford Twp., Martin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    1930 US Federal 
    • in the Charles A Graf household. Enumerated were CHARLES A. head male white 64 married at age 35 Ger-Ger-Ger immigrated 1881 naturalized Farm Laborer; HELEN B. wife female white married at age 17 Ger-Ger-Ger; IRMGARD SOSINSKI niece female white 11 single MN-MN-MN
    Died 27 May 1939  Truman, Martin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
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    Buried 30 May 1939  Saint Paul Cemetery, Truman, Martin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Graf, Carl A and Helen B (Boelter) Gravestone
    Graf, Carl A and Helen B (Boelter) Gravestone
    Obituary 1 Jun 1939  Truman, Martin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Truman Tribune 

    • Last Rites Held For Charles Graf Tuesday Afternoon
      Rev. H. Heinemann conducted funeral services at the home at two o'clock and at St. Paul's Lutheran Church at two-thirty Tuesday afternoon, May 30, for Charles Graf, one of Truman's respected citizens. His body was laid to rest in the Lutheran cemetery north of Truman. Pallbearers were: Walter Radke, Erlin Else, Delphin Sosinski, Harold Sosinski, Harry Graf, and Rudolph Graf.
      Charles Graf passed away early Saturday morning after an illness of several years. He was born November 25, 1865 in Grabowo, Province of Posen, Germany. Here he was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith. He came to America in 1882 with his parents and lived in Blue Earth county with them until his marriage to Miss Helen Boelter in 1900. He and his wife settled on what is now the Wilkening farm east of Truman. They lived there until 1917 when they moved to the villagte where they have since resided.
      Mr. Graf is survived by his wife, two brothers, William Graf of Lewisville and Otto Graf of Fairmont, and three sisters, Mrs. Augusta Boelter of Amboy, Mrs. August Urban of Antrim, and Mrs. Wm. Budean of St. Peter.
      Out of town relatives here for the funeral were: Mrms Block of Winona, Mrms Harold Knutson and Jackie of Deerwood, Harold Sosinski of Webster City, Iowa, Mrms Delphin Sosinski of Mitchell, S. D. and Mrms Lewis Mau and Ida Else of Fairmont.
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    Person ID I2854  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 20 Jan 2014 

    Father Carl Graf,   d. 1869, , , , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Wilhelmine Tietz,   b. 16 Jul 1835, Freiedrichest, Province Of Posen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1928, Truman, Martin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 1855  , , , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1009  Group Sheet

    Family Helena Bertha Boelter,   b. 27 Dec 1883, Erlau, , , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1975, Fairmont, Martin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 12 Jun 1900  , Watonwan, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 22 May 2010 
    Family ID F2097  Group Sheet