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Maude Ella Wheeler Grey
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Birth: Jun. 5, 1883
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 11, 1962
Absecon
Atlantic County
New Jersey, USA

Maude married John Chester Grey, 1 Jul 1905, in Des Moines, IA. They had 6 children (listed below).

Over the next 20 years they lived in Omaha, NE, Savannah, GA, Fort Wayne, IN, Lansing, MI, and finally settled in Atlantic City, NJ.

Maude was a 1906 graduate of Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary, D. A. R., American Association of University Women, and both she and her husband were members of the Congregational Church in Lansing, Michigan. They were both Republicans.

Maude was a second cousin, to Admiral George Dewey, who led the US Navy in a decisive battle during the Spanish-American War. Widely hailed as the "Hero of Manila" for his action in the Spanish-America War, he is best known for defeating the Spanish fleet in Manila Bay, sinking all 8 Spanish ships, while sustaining very little damage to his own ships, no dead and only 8 wounded.

Children:
-John Chester "Chet" Grey (1906-1981)
-Wheeler Grey (1908-1988)
-Elizabeth Grey (1910-2002)
-Douglas Talcott Grey (1912-1974)
-Ella Perrin Grey (1914-2000)
-Maude Eunice Grey (1918-2001) 
 
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 Parents:
  William Henry Wheeler (1848 - 1904)
  Ella Rocelia Perrin Wheeler (1849 - 1914)
 
 Spouse:
  John Chester Grey (1880 - 1935)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Grey Stewart (1910 - 2002)*
  Maude Eunice Grey Reeves (1918 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  Benjamin Dudley Wheeler (1871 - 1916)*
  Carroll Caldwell Wheeler (1873 - 1883)*
  Maude Ella Wheeler Grey (1883 - 1962)
  Robert Lee Wheeler (1885 - 1940)*
  Blanche L. Wheeler Cogswell (1889 - 1953)*
  Samuel Talcott Perrin Wheeler (1891 - 1892)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Laurel Memorial Park and Crematory
Pomona
Atlantic County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Lot 16, Section B, Grave 4
 
Created by: KBStewart
Record added: Jan 22, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 103972656
Maude Ella <i>Wheeler</i> Grey
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Maude Ella <i>Wheeler</i> Grey
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Maude Ella <i>Wheeler</i> Grey
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