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Ole Nilssen Gravley
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Birth: Mar. 9, 1860, Norway
Death: Apr. 12, 1944
King County
Washington, USA

Death Notice from the Seattle Post Intelligence, Friday, April 14, 1944 page 22, column 6

Gravley, Ole N., of Kirkland, aged 84 years, beloved husband of Clara E. Gravley, father of Mrs. Ole Ulve of Minnesota, stepfather of Mrs. Clara Rowe, Walter Gould and Clarence Gould of Kirkland: Mrs. Fred Kline, Castle Rock, WA.; Bert Gould, Los Angeles; Mrs. Harvey Scholtz, Derrington, WA and Henry Gould, Cohasset, Minn.; Mrs Ben Merasth, Chicago, IL.; and Mrs. Glen Youngblood of Bremerton, WA. Services Saturday, 1 P.M., Green's Funeral Home, Kirkland.

Ole was from Voss, Norway. He was son to Nils/Nels Ole Grevle/Gravley and Barbro 'Barbara' Ivarsdatter Shope.

Married June 8 1880 to Marit "Marta' 'Martha' Anna Knutsdatter Ringheim Rulland in Voss Norway.

Father to Nels Ole, Bertha Radine, Anna Constance, Eva Amanda, Florence, Hilda Marie, Freeman Lorence.

Marit and Ole arrived in the United States in 1880 with their son Nels Ole.

In checking with the cemetery, they state they have no record of him being laid to rest, however the following records show that this is where he was cremated. Where his remains are, is not known.

National Funeral Record Book, page 102, Date: April 12, 1944
Ole N. Gravley, of Kirkland, WA
Usual residence: Route 2, Box 592, Kirkland, King County, WA
Date of Birth: 3-9-1860 Date of Death: 4-12-1944, Age 84 yrs, 1 mo., 4 days
Place of birth: Oslo, Norway
Place of death: Heartview Hospital, Seattle, King County, WA
Spouse: Clara E. Gravley, age 72 years, married
Occupation: Retired Cabinet maker
Father's name: Ole N. Gravley
Father's birthplace: Norway
Mother's name: Anna Unknown
Mother's birthplace: Norway
Informant: Clara E. Gravley, Kirkland, WA
Removal: Cremation on April 15, 1944, Acacia Memorial Park.
Funeral: Saturday, in Chapel.
Total cost of Funeral: $248.00 
Family links: 
  Martha Anna Rulland Gravley (1858 - 1905)*
  Bertha Radine Gravley Ulve (1881 - 1948)*
  Anna Constance Gravley Fox (1883 - 1934)*
  Eva Amanda Gravley Peterson (1888 - 1920)*
  Florence Gravley Jones (1891 - 1944)*
  Hilda Marie Gravley Peterson (1894 - 1936)*
  Freeman L. Gravley (1896 - 1918)*
*Calculated relationship
Acacia Memorial Park and Funeral Home
Lake Forest Park
King County
Washington, USA
Created by: Madonna Wallace
Record added: Sep 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76931002
Ole Nilssen Gravley
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