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Margaret Rockwell Lea Graves
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Birth: Jun. 28, 1840
Leasburg
Caswell County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 5, 1919
Rome
Floyd County
Georgia, USA

Margaret Lea Graves was the daughter of William and Mary Wilson Lea. She married Charles Iverson Graves on November 10, 1862, in Caswell County, North Carolina. They had five children, Charles Iverson, Jr., William Lea, Mary Hinton, Robert William, and Anne Parke.

Published in The Rome Tribune-Herald, Rome, Georgia, on Wednesday, August 6, 1919.

Mrs. Margaret Lea Graves, widow of the late Charles I. Graves, died suddenly yesterday morning at her residence, 405 First Avenue.

Mrs. Graves was born at Leasburg, N.C., June 28th, 1840, and was in her eightieth year. She was married in 1862 to Charles I. Graves, who died in 1896. Mrs. Graves is survived by three living children, Mrs. M.B. Wellborn of Atlanta, and W.L. and Robert W. Graves of this city, and by twenty living grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

The funeral services will be held from St. Peter's Church, Thursday morning at 10:30 o'clock. Mrs. Graves' eight grandsons will act as pallbearers: Messrs. Bryant Graves, Ross Cox, Robert Graves, Walter Wellborn, Sproull Graves, William Wellborn, Charles and Creswell Graves. Interment will be at Myrtle Hill Cemetery beside her husband.
 
 
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 Children:
  Charles Iverson Graves (1864 - 1909)*
  William Lea Graves (1865 - 1926)*
  Mary Hinton Graves Wellborn (1867 - 1927)*
  Ann Parke Graves Cox (1872 - 1918)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Georgia Death Certificate 11010
 
Burial:
Myrtle Hill Cemetery
Rome
Floyd County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Section BA, Lot 031
 
Maintained by: Pat Millican
Originally Created by: Nancie Lovett Perdue Whi...
Record added: Mar 28, 2007
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Margaret Rockwell <i>Lea</i> Graves
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