|Joseph S. Graeff
Joseph S. Graeff 1
Noted events in his life were:
1. He appeared on the census in 1860 in Reading, Berks, PA. The 1860 census recorded Margaret Mast, 56, with real estate valued at $1,200. Living with her are her son-in-law, Joesph Graeff, moulder, 30; daughter Sarah, 30; grandchildren Charles F. Graeff, 3 and Anna M. Graeff, 1. Also with them are Margaret's sisters: Mary Baker [should be Beecher] , 64, and Catharine Baker [should be Beecher], 62. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania.
Joseph married Sarah Jane Cowan, daughter of George Cowan and Margaret C. Beecher. (Sarah Jane Cowan was born on 23 Jun 1833 in , , PA 2, christened on 3 Jul 1835 in Compass: St. John's Episcopal Church, Chester, PA, USA,3 died on 15 Feb 1913 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 2 and was buried in Bala-Cynwyd: Westminster Cemetery, Montgomery, PA, USA 2.)
1 Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=145203033.
2 Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=145203258.
3 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985, PA > Chester > Compass > Episcopal > St. John's Episcopal Church. Sarah Jane Cowan, father George Cowan, mother Margaret. Baptized Sun 3 Jul 1835.