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Grace Mae Emmons Seitter
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Birth: Aug. 31, 1885
Caldwell
Sumner County
Kansas, USA
Death: Feb. 28, 1978
Weatherford
Custer County
Oklahoma, USA

Grace Mae Emmons Seitter was the 2nd of nine children born to Nelson and Ida Collins Emmons. Her father entered the race for land in the Cheyenne-Arapaho land opening of 1892. He obtained a claim near Okeene in Blaine County and immediately moved his family to the claim. Grace attended elementary school Dist #1 in the first sod school building in Blaine County. She was a member of the 1905 Okeene graduating class, the first class to graduate in Blaine County,OK. She had taught school two years prior to graduating, and after graduation, she continued with her teaching. On May 2,1906, she married William Seitter of Geary and they became the parents of nine children. They spent the first 13 years of their married life on Will's homestead near Lookeba. They later purchased Will's father's farm west of Geary and resided there until they moved into Geary in 1943. She lived there until 1976. Then she lived with a son, Calvin, at Hinton, until she passed in 1978.



 
 
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 Parents:
  Nelson Hawley Emmons (1855 - 1934)
  Ida Louisa Collins Emmons (1866 - 1921)
 
 Spouse:
  William Ransom Seitter (1876 - 1948)
 
 Children:
  Wanda Ilene Seitter Garrison (1907 - 1961)*
  Christopher Nelson Seitter (1908 - 1987)*
  Noby Grace Seitter Kennedy (1910 - 1985)*
  Dale E. Seitter (1913 - 1985)*
  Freda Estelle Seitter Deen (1914 - 2009)*
  William Charles Seitter (1916 - 2002)*
  Merle F. Seitter Rinehart (1918 - 2013)*
  Dorothy B Woodruff (1922 - 1998)*
  Calvin Seitter (1925 - 2012)*
 
 Sibling:
  Grace Mae Emmons Seitter (1885 - 1978)
  Joseph Warlick Emmons (1902 - 1917)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Geary Cemetery
Geary
Blaine County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Maintained by: ajfwoodard
Originally Created by: Calvin Seitter
Record added: Jan 16, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23995116
Grace Mae <i>Emmons</i> Seitter
Added by: Calvin Seitter
 
Grace Mae <i>Emmons</i> Seitter
Added by: Calvin Seitter
 
Grace Mae <i>Emmons</i> Seitter
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