Samuel Graham 2
Noted events in his life were:
1. He appeared on the census in 1920 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 3 The 1920 census recorded owning a home at 6220 Ridge Avenue: Theodore Brady, weaver in cloth mill, 70, living with wife Mary, 67; son Walter, weaver in cloth mill, 45; Frank, construction iron works, 42; son-in-law Samuel Graham, fireman in iron works, 47; daughter Laura E. Graham, 49; daughter Emma Mitchell, paper layer in paper mill, 32; grandson Elmer Mitchell, 6; and grandson Emerson Rambo, 10. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.
2. He appeared on the census in 1930 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 4 The 1930 census recorded renting a home at at 488 Ripka Avenue: Samuel Graham, laborer in steel company, 57, living with wife Laura, 59. They and their parents were born in Pennsylvania except Samuel's father in England.
3. Residence: 488 Ripka Ave., Roxborough, PA on 16 Apr 1942 in Philadelphia: Roxborough, Philadelphia, PA. 2
Samuel married Laura E. Brady, daughter of James Theodore Brady and Ann Mary Beacher, on 22 Jul 1911 in Roxborough: First United Methodist Church, Philadelphia, PA, USA.1 (Laura E. Brady was born on 9 Apr 1871 in New Castle Twp., Schuylkill, PA,2 5 6 died on 16 Apr 1942 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 2 7 and was buried on 20 Apr 1942 in Roxborough: Leverington Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA 2.)
1 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985, PA > Philadelphia > Roxborough > First Unted Methodist Church. Samuel Graham and Laura Brady.
2 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1966 (Original data: Pennsylvania (State). Death certificates, 1906–1966. Series 11.90 (1,905 cartons). Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.), Death Certificate 31634. Laura Graham. Father Theodore Brady. Mother Mary Beecher. Spouse Samuel Graham.
3 1920 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MNMJ-VWX Theodore Brady, Philadelphia Ward 21, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; citing sheet 9A, family 188.
4 1930 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XH7J-NVK Samuel Graham, Philadelphia (Districts 0501-0750), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 0591, sheet 5B, family 109.
5 1900 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia County, Philadelphia Ward 21, Series: T623 Roll: 1463 Page: 280.
6 1880 United States Census, New Castle, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, Schuylkill County, New Castle Township, Family History Library Film 1255192, NA Film Number T9-1192, Page 60B.
7 Philadelphia Inquirer (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.), 19 Apr 1942, page 8. Death of Laura Brady Graham.