Christian Wilhelm Gralapp
(1833-1895)
Johanna Rosina Kretzschmar
(1833-1923)
Benjamin Beecher
(1832-1922)
Elizabeth Ann Patterson
(1833-1900)
Robert Frederick Gralapp
(1862-1951)
Eva Leola Beecher
(1862-1934)
Emma Margaret Gralapp
(1898-1927)

 

Family Links

Spouses/Children:
1. William Luther Hackney

Emma Margaret Gralapp 2 3

  • Born: 31 Jul 1898, Le Mars, Plymouth, IA 3
  • Marriage (1): William Luther Hackney on 13 Oct 1920 in Ponca City, Kay, OK 1
  • Died: 10 Mar 1927, Ponca City, Kay, OK at age 28 2 3
  • Buried: 13 Mar 1927, Ponca City: Odd Fellows Cemetery, Kay, OK 3

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1900 in Le Mars, Plymouth, IA. 4 Benjamin Beecher, carpenter, 67, born Aug 1832 in Pennsylvania, widowed, was living with daughter Clara, 48, born Feb 1857 in Ohio, single. Benjamin's parents were from Pennsylvania; Clara's mother was from Ohio.

Next door is his daughter, Eva L. born Aug 1862, living with her husband, carpenter Robert Gralapp, born Oct 1862. He was born in Wisconsin, and his parents in Germany. Eva and her mother was born in Ohio, her father in Pennsylvania. Three children are in their home: Elizabeth, born Dec 1893; Benjamin, born Mar 1895, and Emma born Jul 1898. All children were born in Iowa, their father in Wisconsin and mother in Ohio.

2. Census in 1910 in Cross Township, Kay, OK. The 1910 census recorded Robert F. Gralapp, farmer, 47, living with wife Eva L, 47; Elisabeth A., 16; Benjamin H., farmer, 15; Emma M., 11; and father-in-law Benjamin Beecher, widowed, 77. Robert was born in Wisconsin, his parents in Germany. Eva and her mother were born in Ohio and her father in Pennsylvania. Elizabeth, Benjamin H. and Emma were born in Iowa. Father-in-law Benjamin and his parents were born in Pennsylvania.

3. Census in 1920 in Cross Township, Kay, OK. 5 The 1920 census recorded Robert Gralapp, farmer, 57, living with wife Eva L, 57; daughter Elisebett, 26; son Bengaman, farm laborer, 24; daughter Emma, 21; and father Bengamin Beecher, widowed, 87. Robert was born in Wisconsin, his parents in Germany. Eva and her mother were born in Ohio and her father in Pennsylvania. Elesebett was born in Ohio, and the other two children in Iowa. Father Benjamin and his parents were born in Pennsylvania.


Emma married William Luther Hackney on 13 Oct 1920 in Ponca City, Kay, OK.1 (William Luther Hackney was born on 1 Aug 1887 in Sarcoxie, Jasper, MO, United States,6 died on 24 Sep 1952 in Ponca City, Kay, OK 6 and was buried on 26 Sep 1952 in Ponca City: Odd Fellows Cemetery, Kay, OK 6.)


Sources


1 FamilySearch.org, <i>Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VR3L-VNK William Hackney and Emma M Gralapp, 12 Oct 1920.

2 <i>The Kaw City New (Kaw City, OK)</i>, 3 Jan 1952, page 2. Obituary of Robert Gralapp.

3 <i>Find A Grave</i>, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/48319403.

4 <i>1900 United States Census</i>, Iowa, Plymouth County, America Township, Series: T623 Roll: 453 Page: 4.

5 <i>1920 United States Census</i>, Year: 1920; Census Place: Cross, Kay, Oklahoma; Roll: T625_1466; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 126; Image: 626.

6 <i>Find A Grave</i>, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/66856803.



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