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Re: GRAVELY 'S FROME CARROLL CO. VA.
Posted by: Ron Hall (ID *****1123) Date: May 26, 2005 at 11:07:59
In Reply to: Re: GRAVELY 'S FROME CARROLL CO. VA. by RICKY A. GRAVLEY of 761

Mr. Gravely,

According to his service record, William was born about 1832 and was still living in 1900 and in Wythe County.

There were 9 children that I know of

Here's what I have on the family;

best regards,
Ron Hall



Descendants of William D. Gravely


Generation No. 1

1. WILLIAM D.1 GRAVELY was born Abt. 1832 in Henry County, VA per 29th VA History, and died Aft. 1900 in Probably Wythe County, VA. He married MARY M. HIGGS. She was born Abt. 1833.

Notes for WILLIAM D. GRAVELY:
(Per J.P. Alderman's 29th VA History) Enlisted 3/17/62 in Carroll; Co D 29th VA; captured probably 3/31/65 at Dinwiddie; POW at Pt Lookout; released 6/27/65; living in Wythe Co in 1900


Unit Number:785
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on March 17, 1862
Enlisted in Co., D., 29th, Infantry, Reg.,Va. On March 17, 1862
On Rolls on December 15, 1864
P.O.W. on March 31 1865 at Dinwiddie Court House, Va.
Confined on March 4, 1865 at Point Lookout, M.D.
Oath Allegiance on June 27, 1865 at Point Lookout, M.D. (Released)
Height : 5'4"
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: brown
Complexion: dark

       
Children of WILLIAM GRAVELY and MARY HIGGS are:
       i.       GRANVILLE2 GRAVELY, m. ELIZA ELLEN FELTS, 05 Aug 1893, Carroll County, VA; b. Abt. 1867.
2.       ii.       JOSIAH GRAVELY, b. 1848, Henry County, VA.
       iii.       EDMUND P. GRAVELY, b. Abt. 1851, Henry County, VA; m. RACHEL A. DICKENS, 05 Aug 1880, Carroll County, VA; b. Abt. 1858, Carroll County, VA.

Notes for EDMUND P. GRAVELY:
Living in the home of Luke Thompson in 1880 as servant (working in sawmill)

3.       iv.       GEORGE WASHINGTON GRAVELY, b. Abt. 1852, Henry County, VA; d. 07 Jan 1928, Carroll County, VA.
       v.       POLLY E. GRAVELY, b. 30 Nov 1853, Probably Carroll County, VA.
       vi.       WILLIAM GRAVELY, b. Abt. 1855, Probably Carroll County, VA.
       vii.       ROXIE M. GRAVELY, b. 03 Aug 1858, Carroll County, VA; d. 01 Aug 1931.

More About ROXIE M. GRAVELY:
Burial: Sanders Cemetery, Wythe County, VA

       viii.       BENJAMIN F. GRAVELY, b. Abt. 1860.
4.       ix.       LURETTA GRAVELY, b. 1874; d. 1952.


Generation No. 2

2. JOSIAH2 GRAVELY (WILLIAM D.1) was born 1848 in Henry County, VA. He married REBECCA DALTON 25 Nov 1869 in Carroll County, VA, daughter of ANDREW DALTON and MARY SPENCER. She was born 1848 in Carroll County, VA.

Notes for JOSIAH GRAVELY:
Moved to Wythe county between 1883 and 1884       
       
Children of JOSIAH GRAVELY and REBECCA DALTON are:
       i.       EDGAR3 GRAVELY.
       ii.       LEE ELBERT GRAVELY, b. 1872, Carroll County, VA; d. 1943; m. HILDA JANE LAWSON, 29 Jan 1890, Wythe County, VA; b. 1871, Carroll County, VA; d. 1943.

More About LEE ELBERT GRAVELY:
Burial: Sanders Cemetery, Wythe Co, VA

More About HILDA JANE LAWSON:
Burial: Sanders Cemetery, Wythe Co, VA

       iii.       WILLIAM BARNETT GRAVELY, b. 1872, Carroll County, VA; d. 06 Sep 1948, Carroll County, VA; m. (1) ANNA DONATHAN; m. (2) MARY M. GRAVELY, 27 Mar 1890, Wythe County, VA; b. 1872, Carroll County, VA.
       iv.       GEORGE GRAVELY, b. 1877, Carroll County, VA; m. ROSA BELLE SHINAULT, 13 Jan 1895, Wythe County, VA; b. 1873, Wythe County, VA.
       v.       JAMES A. GRAVELY, b. 21 Feb 1878, Carroll County, VA; d. 28 Jun 1953.
       vi.       CHARLES J. GRAVELY, b. 1881, Carroll County, VA; m. ESTHER WORRELL, 12 Sep 1923, Carroll County, VA; b. 1882.
       vii.       JOSIAH SANDERS GRAVELY, b. 1884, Wythe County, VA; d. 12 Oct 1949, Wythe County, VA; m. (1) JOSIE PEAK, 24 Oct 1911, Wythe County, VA; b. 1889, Wythe County, VA; d. 07 Oct 1946, Wythe County, VA; m. (2) HALLIE REEVES, 17 May 1947, Carroll County, VA; b. 24 Oct 1925, Carroll County, VA; d. 01 Jul 1997, Forsythe County, NC.

More About JOSIAH SANDERS GRAVELY:
Burial: Sanders Cemetery, Wythe County, VA

More About JOSIE PEAK:
Burial: Sanders Cemetery, Wythe County, VA

More About HALLIE REEVES:
Burial: Dalton Hill Cemetery, Carroll County, VA

       viii.       A. B. GRAVELY, b. Abt. 1885.
       ix.       POLLY E. GRAVELY, b. 1886, Wythe County, VA; m. JAMES M. FERMAN, 16 Dec 1901, Wythe County, VA; b. 1882, FL.


3. GEORGE WASHINGTON2 GRAVELY (WILLIAM D.1) was born Abt. 1852 in Henry County, VA, and died 07 Jan 1928 in Carroll County, VA. He married MARGARET A. BOYD 08 May 1892 in Carroll County, VA ?. She was born 1858, and died 11 Nov 1922 in Carroll County, VA.

More About GEORGE WASHINGTON GRAVELY:
Burial: Shiloh United Methodist Church Cemetery, Carroll County, VA

More About MARGARET A. BOYD:
Burial: Shiloh United Methodist Church Cemetery, Carroll County, VA
       
Children of GEORGE GRAVELY and MARGARET BOYD are:
       i.       MAUDE ESTELLA3 GRAVELY, b. 08 Aug 1875, Carroll County, VA; d. 15 Jul 1956, Carroll County, VA; m. DEXTER J. EDWARDS, 18 May 1892, Carroll County, VA; b. 06 Mar 1868, Carroll County, VA; d. 04 Sep 1932, Carroll County, VA.

More About MAUDE ESTELLA GRAVELY:
Burial: Worrell Cemetery, Carroll County, VA

Notes for DEXTER J. EDWARDS:
His wife was not living with him in 1930, although several of his children were

More About DEXTER J. EDWARDS:
Burial: Worrell Cemetery, Carroll County, VA

       ii.       CORA DELL GRAVELY, b. Abt. 1878, Carroll County, VA; d. 1918, Carroll County, VA; m. JAMES SEXTON DALTON, 10 May 1900, Carroll County, VA; b. 14 Sep 1880, Carroll County, VA; d. 06 May 1970.

More About JAMES SEXTON DALTON:
Burial: Dalton Hill Cemetery, Carroll County, VA

       iii.       CHARLES LEE GRAVELY, b. Abt. 1880, Carroll County, VA; d. 1944, Carroll County, VA; m. ROBERTA ANN HOWLETT, 11 Aug 1902, Carroll County, VA; b. 01 Mar 1881, Carroll County, VA; d. 08 May 1955, Carroll County, VA.

More About ROBERTA ANN HOWLETT:
Burial: Shiloh United Methodist Church Cemetery, Carroll County, VA

       iv.       GEORGE WASHINGTON GRAVELY, b. 12 Aug 1883, Va; d. 06 Jan 1958; m. MARGARET CARPENTER, 31 Dec 1901, Carroll County, VA; b. 26 Sep 1883, Va; d. 23 Aug 1958.

More About GEORGE WASHINGTON GRAVELY:
Burial: Pickett Cemetery, Carroll County, VA

More About MARGARET CARPENTER:
Burial: Pickett Cemetery, Carroll County, VA

       v.       DAVID CLOYD GRAVELY, b. 03 May 1886, Carroll County, VA; d. 26 Feb 1934, Carroll County, VA; m. ROSA MAHALA CARTER, 19 Aug 1908, Carroll County, VA; b. 22 Mar 1889, Carroll County, VA; d. 04 Jun 1953, Carroll County, VA.

More About DAVID CLOYD GRAVELY:
Burial: Carter Cemetery, Carroll County, VA

More About ROSA MAHALA CARTER:
Burial: Carter Cemetery, Carroll County, VA

       vi.       WILLIAM HARRISON GRAVELY, b. 01 Dec 1889, Carroll County, VA; d. 06 Apr 1950; m. ETHEL MAE WOODS, 08 Oct 1922, Carroll County, VA; b. Abt. 1903, Carroll County, VA; d. 11 Sep 1986, Galax, VA.

More About WILLIAM HARRISON GRAVELY:
Burial: Shiloh United Methodist Church Cemetery, Carroll County, VA

More About ETHEL MAE WOODS:
Burial: Shiloh United Methodist Church Cemetery, Carroll County, VA

       vii.       MCKEE GRAVELY, b. 12 Sep 1892, Carroll County, VA; d. 1962, Carroll County, VA; m. SENA MODANA CARTER; b. 25 Apr 1894, Carroll County, VA; d. 13 Jan 1984.

More About MCKEE GRAVELY:
Burial: Shiloh United Methodist Church Cemetery, Carroll County, VA

More About SENA MODANA CARTER:
Burial: Shiloh United Methodist Church Cemetery, Carroll County, VA


4. LURETTA2 GRAVELY (WILLIAM D.1) was born 1874, and died 1952. She married PETER VIARS 31 Jan 1895 in Wythe Co, VA, son of SPARRELL VIARS and MARY LAWSON. He was born 1868, and died 1954.
       
Children of LURETTA GRAVELY and PETER VIARS are:
       i.       LAURA JANE3 VIARS, b. 06 Apr 1891; d. 23 Jan 1967; m. UNKNOWN DEHART.
       ii.       CORA DELL VIARS, b. 29 Nov 1896; d. 12 Sep 1983.
       iii.       REUBEN ISAAC VIARS, b. 01 Mar 1899; d. 21 Jun 1979.
       iv.       JOSEPHINE VIARS, b. 05 Apr 1903; d. 14 Feb 1983; m. UNKNOWN FARRIS.
       v.       NETTIE ANN VIARS, b. 05 Apr 1903; d. 13 Oct 1968; m. UNKNOWN SPARKS.
       vi.       WALTER VIARS, b. 17 Jul 1907; d. 03 Nov 1917.
       vii.       SAMUEL RICHARD VIARS, b. 01 Oct 1907; d. 23 Sep 1981; m. LUCY VIRGINIA CRIGGER.
       viii.       TASIE VIARS, b. 21 Dec 1909; m. JETTIE.
       ix.       MARY EMMA VIARS, b. 03 Nov 1912; d. 27 Jan 1999; m. UNKNOWN BISHOP.
       x.       WILLIAM JOSEPH VIARS, b. 14 Mar 1900; d. Bef. 1994; m. ELLA TATE; b. Abt. 1901, Carroll County, VA; d. 21 May 1994, Pulaski, VA.

More About WILLIAM JOSEPH VIARS:
Burial: Draper Valley Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery, Draper, Va.




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