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The Betty Grable Ancestry by cousin
Posted by: Nancy Garbero Date: March 04, 1999 at 10:05:44
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Betty's grandfather was William B. Grable
Born: 16 August 1840 in Louisville,Jefferson, KY. here is the family he came from:
William's father: Samuel Millhouse Grable
Born: 21 April 1798,Muhlenberg Co., KY
Died: 1863, KY
Samuel's father: Samuel A. Grable
Samuel's mother: Mary Millhouse

William's mother: Rebecca Bridwell
Born: 24 February 1805,Nelson Co,KY
Married: 3 May 1823,Nelson County,KY
Died: 1891, Louisville, KY
Rebecca's father: Daniel Bridwell
Rebecca's mother: Miss Thomas

Their children, all born in Louisville, KY:
1)Alfred Grable b: 1826-1921
2)Elizabeth Grable b: 1828
3)Martha Grable b: 1830
4)Joseph Grable b: 1832
5)Daniel Grable b: 1834
6)Cyrus Grable b: 1836-1920
7)Kathryn Grable b: 1838
8)William B. Grable b: 1840-1902
9)John Grable b: 1842
10)Mary Grable b: 1844
11)George Grable b: 1846

Here is the family of Samuel & Mary Grable:
Samuel A. Grable b: 1781, Muhlenberg Co, KY
d: 1863, KY

Mary Millhouse b: 1783, Pennsylvania

Here are their children all born in Muhlenberg Co, KY:
1) Samuel Millhouse Grable b: 21 Apr 1798
2) William B. Grable b: 1800
3) Mary R. Grable b: 1802
4) Israel Wesley Grable b: 11 July 1804
5) Lloyd Grable b: 1806-1886
6) Rachel Grable b: 1808-1885
7) Felix Grable b: 1810-1890
8) Christopher F. Grable b: 1812
9) Lee Grable b: 1814
10) Grundy Grable b: 1816
11) Phillip Grable b: 1818
12) Chesterfield Grable b: 1820

Father of Samuel A. Grable:
David Grable
b:1755 Frederick Co, Maryland
d: in Belmont,Bullet Co, KY

David's father: Samuel Graybill
David's mother: Mary

Mother of Samuel A. Grable:
Rachel Carr
b: 1765, Frederick Co, Maryland
d: in Belmont,Bullet Co, KY
Rachel's father: John Carr
Rachel's mother: Mary Case

Their children:
1)Samuel A. Grable b:1781
2)David A. Grable b:1783
3)Esther Grable b:1789
4)Phillip Grable b:25 December 1787
5)Hannah A. Grable b:1790
6) William G. Grable b: Sept 1802

David's father: Samuel Graybill
b: 1730, Bern, Switzerland
d: 1811, Maryland
Samuel's father: Joseph Graybill
Samuel's mother: Margaret

David's mother: Mary
b: in Frederick Co, Maryland
d: 1791, Maryland/ Pennsylvania

Samuel & Mary Grable's children:
1) David Grable
2) Phillip Grable
3) Samuel Grable
4) Joseph Grable
5) Jacob Grable

I have a paper from SLC saying that the grable name has 32 variation spellings, which derived from the Bern, Switzerland Family ---Krahenbuhl.
Can anyone fill in the blanks?


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