Rev. 9 Aug. 2017, Gen. 162

 

DESCENDANTS OF RICHARD GRAVES AND SARAH ------ OF DEBDEN, ESSEX, ENGLAND

 

 

GENERATION 1

 

Richard Graves (1) may have been born about 1720.  He married Sarah ‑‑‑‑‑‑.  (R‑2)

Children - Graves

+2.   John Graves, b. 10 April 1748, m. Sarah Haydon, 2 Feb. 1770.

 

 

GENERATION 2

 

CHILDREN OF RICHARD GRAVES (1) AND  SARAH ------

John Graves (2) was born 10 April 1748 in Debden, Essex, England.  He married Sarah Haydon.  (R‑2)

Children - Graves

+3.   James Graves, b. 10 April 1774,m. Mary Jellis, 21 June 1801, d. 1851.

 

 

GENERATION 3

 

CHILDREN OF JOHN GRAVES (2) AND SARAH HAYDON

James Graves (3) was born 10 April 1774 in Debden, Essex, and died in 1851 in Radwinter, Essex.  He married Mary Jellis, daughter of John Jellis and Mary chapman, on 21 June 1801 in Radwinter.  She was born 22 Aug. 1773 in Radwinter, and died in Oct. 1854 in Saffron Walden, Essex.  (Saffron Walden is only about 4 miles north of Debden, and about 5 miles west of Radwinter.)  All their children were born in Radwinter.  (R‑2)

Children - Graves

    4.  John Graves, b.c. 1802, d. 5 April 1802 (Radwinter).

+5.   James Graves, b. 22 May 1803, m(1) Anne Coe, 8 April 1824, m(2) Mary Halls, 16 Feb. 1839, d. 1864.

+6.   George Graves, bapt. 5 May 1805, m. Ann ‑‑‑‑‑‑.

    7.  Thomas Graves, b. 27 Sept. 1807.

+8.   Robert Graves, bapt. 20 May 1810, m. Catherine Reynolds, d. 1879.

    9.  Mary Graves, b. 9 Aug. 1812.

+10.   Mary Graves, bapt. 18 April 1813, m(1) James Sorrell, 19 Oct. 1831, m(2) William Coe, d. 15 Feb. 1873.

 

 

GENERATION 4

 

CHILDREN OF JAMES GRAVES (3) AND MARY JELLIS

James Graves (5) was born 22 May 1803 in Radwinter, Essex, and was buried 28 April 1864 in Radwinter Parish.  He first married Anne Coe of Saffron Walden, daughter of Thomas Coe and Sarah Glover, on 8 April 1824 in Saffron Walden.  She was born 18 Oct. 1803 in Saffron Walden, and was buried 24 May 1835 in Radwinter Parish.  He married second Mary Halls, daughter of William Halls and Judith Portway, on 16 Feb. 1839 in Radwinter at St. Mary the Virgin.  She was born 1 Feb. 1818 and died in March 1873, both in Radwinter, Essex.  All the children of James sere born in Radwinter.  (R-1, R‑2)

Children - Graves, by Anne Coe

    11.   Emma Graves, b. 8 July 1824, d. 11 Nov. 1830 (Radwinter).

    12.   George Graves, b. 9 Oct. 1825, d. 5 May 1899 (Radwinter).

    13.   John Graves, b. 30 Jan. 1827, d. 17 Oct. 1830 (Radwinter).

+14.   Thomas Graves, bapt. 19 April 1829, m. Charlotte Coote, 12 June 1851, bur. 29 Feb. 1892.

    15.   Emily Graves, b. 23 Oct. 1831.

Children - Graves, by Mary Halls

    16.   Ann Graves, b. 3 Jan. 1841.

    17.   William Graves, b.c. 1844.

+18.   Charles Graves, b. 31 Aug. 1845, m. Hannah Thake, 22 Dec. 1866.

    19.   Robert Graves, b.c. 1848, d. 18 Nov. 1930 (Radwinter).

    20.   Harriet Graves, b.c. 1850.

    21.   John Graves, b. 28 Aug. 1853.

    22.   James Graves, b. 20 April 1858, d. 24 April 1858 (Radwinter).

    23.   Eliza Graves, b. 21 April 1858, d. 3 July 1858 (Radwinter).

 

George Graves (6) was babtized 5 May 1805 in Radwinter, Essex.  He married Ann ‑‑‑‑‑‑.  She was born in 1808 in Wimbush, Essex.  (R‑6)

Children - Graves

    24.   Harriet Graves, b. 1832 (Radwinter).

    25.   Charles Graves, b. 1837 (Bethnal Green, London).

    26.   Susan Graves, b. 1843 (Deptford, London).  1 son Lily Graves, b. 1877 in East Grinstead, West Sussex.

    27.   Thomas Graves, b. 1845 (Hackney, London).

 

Robert Graves (8) was baptized 20 May 1810 in Radwinter, Essex, and died in 1879.  He married Catherine Reynolds.  She was born in 1814 in Little Sampford, Essex, and died in 1886 in Saffron Walden, Essex.  (R‑6)

Children - Graves

    28.   George Graves, b. 1833 (Little Sampford, Essex).

+29.   Peter Graves, b.c. 1839, m. Eliza Jeffery, 25 April 1857, d. 20 March 1908.

    30.   Betsey Graves, b. 1841 (Saffron Walden, Essex).

    31.   Lois Graves, b. 1850 (Great Sampford, Essex).

    32.   Charles Graves, b. 1853 (Great Sampford, Essex).

    33.   Lewis Graves, b. 1856 (Great Sampford, Essex).

 

Mary Graves (10) was born in 1813 in Rdwinter, was baptized 18 April 1813 in Radwinter, and died 15 Feb. 1873 in Saffron Walden, Essex.  She first married James Sorrell on 19 Oct. 1831.  He was born about 1810 in Liverpool, Lancashire, and died 10 Feb. 1874 in Bealiba, Victoria, Australia.  He married second Charlotte Pamphilon on 29 Dec. 1845 in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.  She married second William Coe.  He was born about 1813 in Wimbish, Essex.  (R‑6)

Children - Sorrell

    34.   John Sorrell, b.c. 1832 (Radwinter).

    35.   Emma Sorrell, b. 1842 (Radwinter).

Children - Coe

    36.   Betsey Coe, b. 1845.

    37.   Mary Ann Coe, b. 1848.

    38.   Charlotte Coe, b. 1850, d. 1851.

    39.   William Coe, b. 1852.

 

 

GENERATION 5

 

CHILDREN OF JAMES GRAVES (5)

Thomas Graves (14) was baptized 19 April 1829 in Radwinter, Essex, died in Jan. 1892 in Saffron Walden, and was buried 29 Feb. 1892 in Saffron Walden, Essex.  He married Charlotte Coote of Radwinter, daughter of William Coote and Elizabeth Gowlet, on 12 June 1851 in Saffron Walden.  She was baptized 25 Dec. 1832 in Radwinter, and was buried 7 Oct. 1898 in Sewards End, Essex.  All their childdren were born in Radwinter.

There is apparently some question about whether this Thomas Graves married Charlotte Coote.  Some researchers show Thomas marrying Mary Hephzibah Salmon and dying 3 July 1894 in West Ham, Essex (for example, see R‑6).  (R-1, R‑3)

Children - Graves

    40.   James Graves, b. 19 Oct. 1851, d. 8 Nov. 1851 (Radwinter).

    41.   Walter Graves, b. 18 Sept. 1853.

    42.   Emma Graves, b.c. 1856.

    43.   Selina Graves, b. 2 May 1858, d. 13 May 1859 (Radwinter).

    44.   Susanna Graves, b. 7 April 1861, d. 4 Sept. 1868 (Radwinter).

    45.   Mary Graves, b. 3 May 1863.

    46.   Thomas J. Graves, b. 2 April 1865.

    47.   Arthur Graves, b. 5 May 1867.

+48.   Ernest Graves, b. 21 Jan. 1869, m. Harriet Elizabeth Moule, 23 Dec. 1892.

+49.   Michael Henry Graves, b. April 1873, m. Alice Emma smith, 2 Oct. 1900, d. 29 May 1941.

 

Charles Graves (18) was born 31 Aug. 1845 in Radwinter, Essex.  He married Hannah Thake, daughter of Samuel Thake and Jane Baynes, on 22 Dec. 1866 in All Saints Church, Ashdon, Essex.  She was born in 1849 in Radwinter.  Their first daughter was born in Ashdon, Essex, and the next 2 in Radwinter.  (R‑4)

Children - Graves

+50.   Emily Graves, b. 20 Aug. 1867, m. George Thorogood, 24 Dec. 1887, d. 22 March 1924.

    51.   Ann Graves, b. 1868.

    52.   Alice Graves, b. 1869.

 

CHILDREN OF ROBERT GRAVES (8) AND CATHERINE REYNOLDS

Peter Graves (29) was born about 1839 in Saffron Walden, Essex, and died 20 March 1908 in Union Workhouse, Saffron Walden.  He married Eliza Jeffery on 25 April 1857 in Parish Church, Great Sampford, Essex.  She was born about 6 July 1839 in Radwinter, Essex.  All their children were born in Essex.  (R‑6)

Children - Graves

    53.   Jeffrey Graves, b.c. 1860.

    54.   Ada Graves, b. 1862.

    55.   Frederick Graves, b. 1868.

+56.   Jane Priscilla Graves, b.c. 28 Feb. 1872, m(1) Edward Reed, m(2) William Lee, d. 1936.

+57.   Harry Graves, b.c. 1876, m. Rachel ‑‑‑‑‑‑.

    58.   Emma Graves, b.c. 1877 (Saffron Walden, Essex).

    59.   Robert Graves, b. 1880 (Saffron Walden, Essex).

    60.   Mary Graves, b.c. 1881 (Saffron Walden, Essex).

 

 

GENERATION 6

 

CHILDREN OF THOMAS GRAVES (14) AND CHARLOTTE COOTE

Ernest Graves (48) was born 21 Jan. 1869 and was baptized 4 April 1869, both in Radwinter, Essex.  He married Harriet Elizabeth Moule of Saffron Walden, Essex, daughter of John Moule and Manha ‑‑‑‑‑‑, on 23 Dec. 1892 in Saffron Walden.  She was born in Sept. 1873 in Saffron Walden.  All their children were born in Saffron Walden.  (R-1, R‑5)

Children - Graves

+61.   Ernest J. Graves, b. 14 Sept. 1890, m. Ada Start, 1 Aug. 1920.

    62.   Martha Graves, b.c. 1895.

    63.   Charlotte Graves, b.c. 1899.

    64.   Robert Graves, b.c. 1902.

+65.   Leonard Charles Graves, b. 30 Sept. 1904, m. Mabel Beatrice Long, 20 Dec. 1930, d. 14 Feb. 1964.

    66.   Emma Graves, b.c. 1906.

    67.   Frederick Graves, b. 10 March 1907, d. April 1999 (Braintree, Essex).

    68.   Margery Graves, b.c. 1910.

 

Michael Henry Graves (49) was born in April 1873 in Radwinter, Essex, and died 29 May 1941 in Camberwell, London.  He married Alice Emma Smith on 2 Oct. 1900 in Linton, Cambridgeshire.  She was born about 1876 in Ashden, Essex, and died 21 Oct. 1966 in Camberwell, London.  (R‑3)

Children - Graves

    69.   Winifred Alice Graves, b. 30 Aug. 1902 (Camberwell, London), d. 11 Dec. 1965 (Camberwell, London).

+70.   Henry Albert Graves, b. April 1904, m. Winifred Mandley, Dec. 1930.

    71.   Ruth Annie Graves, b. 27 Sept. 1910 (Linton, Cambridgeshire), d. 10 Feb. 1977 (Lambeth, London).

    72.   Mary Edith Graves, b. 8 Dec. 1911 (Camberwell, London).

    73.   Grace E. Graves, b. Jan. 1913 (Camberwell, London), d. 2009 (Banstead, surrey).

 

CHILDREN OF CHARLES GRAVES (18) AND HANNAH THAKE

Emily Graves (50) was born 20 Aug. 1867 in Ashdon, Essex, and died 22 March 1924 in Shalford, Essex.  She married George Thorogood, son of Jesse Thurgood and Sarah Willis, on 24 Dec. 1887 in Great Bardfield, Braintree District, Essex.  He was born 16 April 1866 in Shalford, Essex, and died 19 Nov. 1942 at 142 Rayne Road, Braintree, Essex.  All their children were born in Shalford.  (R‑4)

Children - Thorogood

    74.   Arthur Thorogood, b. 24 May 1889, m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑. 1 daughter and 2 sons.

    75.   Frank Thorogood, b. Jan.-April 1891.

+76.   Alice Thorogood, b. 9 Feb. 1892, m. Herbert Alfred Thomas Potter, 26 Dec. 1921, d. 13 July 1941.

    77.   Frederick Thorogood, b. 21 Feb. 1895, d. 6 April 1895 (Shalford).

    78.   Edith Emily Thorogood, b. 1897.

    79.   Charles Thorogood, b. 18 May 1898, m. Harriett Mary Ann Hull, d. 2 July 1973 (Shalford, Essex).  She was b. 1902 in shalford.

    80.   Ernest George Thorogood, b. 2 Nov. 1901, m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑.  1 daughter.

    81.   Eva May Thorogood, b. 21 May 1903, m. Walter Richard Goddard, 1 Jan. 1927 (Shalford).  He was b. 1903.

 

CHILDREN OF PETER GRAVES (29) AND ELIZA JEFFERY

Jane Priscilla Graves (56) was born about 28 Feb. 1872 in Saffron Walden, Essex, and died in 1936.  She first married Edward Reed.  He was born about 1870 in Essex.  She married second William Lee.  He was born about 1868 in High Laver, Essex.  (R‑6)

Children - Graves

    82.   Emily Lee Graves, b. 6 July 1893 (High Laver, Ongar, Essex).

 

Harry Graves (57) was born about 1876 in Old Sampleford, Essex.  He married Rachel ‑‑‑‑‑‑.  She was born about 1865 in Moreton, Essex.  (R‑6)

Children - Graves

    83.   Ada Graves, b.c. 1888 (High Laver, Essex).

 

 

GENERATION 7

 

CHILDREN OF ERNEST GRAVES (48) AND CHARLOTTE COOTE

Ernest J. Graves (61) was born 14 Sept. 1890 in Saffron Walden, Essex.  He married Ada Start on 1 Aug. 1920.  She was born 14 Sept. 1892 and died in Sept. 1949, both in Saffron Walden, Essex.  (R‑5)

Children - Graves

    84.   Violet R. Start, b. Dec. 1920 (Hackney, London), m. Eric Ponder, Sept. 1939 (Saffron Walden, Essex).  2 sons.

    85.   Joyce E. Graves, b. June 1921 Saffron Walden, Essex), m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑, June 1941 (Saffron Walden).  2 sons.

    86.   Eric J. Graves, b. March 1923 (Saffron Walden).

    87.   Daphne Joan Graves, b. March 1925 (Saffron Walden), m(1) ‑‑‑‑‑‑, Dec. 1971 (Cambridge, Cambridgeshire), m(2) Albert D. Cullup, d. 2012.  1 son by first marriage.

    88.   daughter

    89.   son

 

Leonard Charles Graves (65) was born 30 Sept. 1904 and died 14 Feb. 1964.  He married Mabel Beatrice Long of Saffron Walden, Essex, on 20 Dec. 1930.  She was born 22 April 1906.  (R-1)

Children - Graves

    90.   Derek Graves

 

CHILDREN OF MICHAEL H. GRAVES (49) AND ALICE E. SMITH

Henry Albert Graves (70) was born in April 1904 in London.  He married Winifred Mandley in Dec. 1930 in North Wichford, Cambridgeshire.  (R‑3)

Children - Graves

    91.   Graham H. Graves, b. March 1933 (Lambeth, Greater London).

 

CHILDREN OF EMILY GRAVES (50) AND GEORGE THOROGOOD

Alice Thorogood (76) was born 9 Feb. 1892 in Shalford, Essex, and died 13 July 1941 in Braintree, Essex.  She married Herbert Alfred Thomas Potter, son of Ernest Alfred Potter and Emily Ada Watson, on 26 Dec. 1921 in St. MichaelŐs Church, Braintree.  He was born 16 Feb. 1897 and died 29 June 1972, both in Braintree.  After Alice died, Herbert married second Ena Dorothy Watts in 1942 in Braintree.  (R‑4)

Children - Potter

    92.   Donald Herbert Edward Potter, b. 30 July 1923 (Fairfield Rd., Braintree), m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑, 2 Sept. 1964 (Braintree Registry Office, Braintree), d. 5 May 2003 (Broomfield Hospital, Chelmsford).  2 sons.

    93.   daughter

 

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