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Alexander Marion Gragg
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Birth: Jan. 28, 1838
Death: Apr. 22, 1896

Alexander Marion Gragg
b:Polk Co MO.
d: Bates Co MO.

Son of Thomas Gragg and Nancy E. Crow
m: Martha Jane Leakey Jun 9 1861, Bates Co MO. Martha was dau of Joel Jefferson Leakey and Elizabeth M. Stepp. After Alexander's death, Martha moved to Holly CO., where dau Medley Belle lived.

ch inc:
-Alice Parmalee (1862-1941/KS) m: William Wigger
-Mable Florence (died at 13 yrs)
-Mary Ann (1866-1951) m: William Franklin Gragg 1889
-Semore Melvin (1868-1942) m1: Mrs. Sondia Florence (Snody) Griffin, 1895; m2: Stella Tabor Gregg
-Medley Belle (1869-1942/CO) m: Willis Thompson
-Slader Elbert (1872-1923) m: Emma Catherine Bishop, 1892
-Cora Mariah (1874-1911) m: Richard Franklin Woirhaye, 1893)
-Thomas Jarrett (1878- d: KS) m1: Ora West 1878, Bates Co.;m2: Nora Eads
(Note: Alexander had his orphaned nephew, Samuel Marion Ford, son of sister Eleanor (Gragg) and Samuel T. Ford, in his household in 1870 census.)

Occupation: Farmer
Military Record: Civil War
--served as Pvt "D" and "C" Co of 10th MO Cavalry from Aug 1862 for 3 years. Shown to be absent without leave from May 7 - Jul 15 1863. Appears on a roll of prisoners of War of company "D" 10 Regiment Missouri Cavalry, Confederate States Army, commanded by Col. Wm. T. Barry. Surrendered at New Orleans, LA, by General F.K. Smith C.S.A. to Major General E.R.S. Canly, U.S.A. May 26 1865 and paroled at Shreveport, LA June 7 1865.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Gragg (1761 - 1862)
  Nancy Ellender Crow Gragg (1764 - 1861)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Jane Leakey Gragg (1841 - 1923)*
 
 Children:
  Mable Florence Gragg*
  Seymour Melvin Gragg (1867 - 1942)*
  Slade Elbert Gragg (1871 - 1932)*
  Cora Maria Gragg Woirhaye (1874 - 1911)*
 
 Siblings:
  Washington Jackson Gragg (1815 - 1897)*
  Polly Ann Gragg Gragg (1822 - 1862)*
  Rachel Gragg Lunsford (1826 - ____)*
  John Crow Gragg (1827 - 1867)*
  Nancy Angeline Gragg Burris (1829 - ____)*
  Thomas Malcolm Gragg (1830 - 1906)*
  Eleanor Jane Gragg Wigger (1831 - 1865)*
  Margaret Gragg Gatliff (1834 - 1860)*
  Alexander Marion Gragg (1838 - 1896)
  Lucinda Caroline Gragg (1840 - 1908)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Gragg Cemetery
Bates County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Don Johnson
Record added: Feb 13, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10470640
Alexander Marion Gragg
Added by: Rams Fan
 
Alexander Marion Gragg
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Dau Mary Ann at memorial #14439275.
- LaDon Brennan
 Added: Apr. 29, 2011
With love
- P. Lee
 Added: Apr. 19, 2011
Veteran - Civil War - Pvt Co"D" and "G", 10th Missouri Cavalry. Was a Prisoner of War, surrendered at New Orleans May 1865, paroled at Shreveport LA June 1865.
- LaDon Brennan
 Added: Mar. 27, 2011
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