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Ida Emert Gridley
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Birth: Mar. 3, 1866
Hancock County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 21, 1943

Ida Bell (Emert) Gridley was the daughter of Richard C. Emert (1821-1877) and Mahala (Lyon) Emert (1824-1898), both natives of Tennessee. Ida was the youngest of 13 children; the following are her known siblings:

Elizabeth Anna Emert 1842 1912
James Madison Emert 1846 1919
William Harrison Emert 1848 1923
Mary C. Emert 1849
Susan M. "Sue" Emert, D.O. 1855 1926
Sarah Margaret Emert 1858
Elbert S. Emert 1861
Ellen Emert 1864

The Emert family resided in Virginia until 1855 after which they moved to Hancock County, Illinois. Ida's father died there in 1877. By 1880, Ida, her mother and siblings had moved to La Plata, Macon County, Missouri.

On February 14, 1888, Ida married William Alvin Gridley in La Plata. They lived most of their married life in Logan County, Kansas. They had the following known children:

Lillian Ethel Gridley
Daniel Clyde Gridley 1889 - 1949
Lawrence Ellis Gridley 1891 - 1956
Bessie May Gridley 1894 - 1965
Bonnie Bell Gridley 1896 - 1991
Eunice Vooris Gridley 1899 - 1969
Margarie Edna Gridley 1902 - 1975

 
 
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 Parents:
  Mahala Lyon Emert (1824 - 1898)
 
 Spouse:
  William A. Gridley (1864 - 1933)
 
 Children:
  Bessie M. Gridley (1894 - 1965)*
  Lillian E. Gridley (1901 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Anna Emert Marsh (1842 - 1912)*
  James Madison Emert (1846 - 1919)*
  William Harrison Emert (1848 - 1922)*
  Margaret Emert McCollom (1854 - 1928)*
  Susan M. Emert Ellis (1855 - 1926)*
  Ida Emert Gridley (1866 - 1943)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakley Cemetery
Thomas County
Kansas, USA
Plot: 1-03-67-3
 
Created by: R. Crusch
Record added: Jan 16, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32953898
Ida <i>Emert</i> Gridley
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Ida <i>Emert</i> Gridley
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Sister of my great aunt by marriage, Dr. Sue (Emert) Ellis.
- Donald Ervin Ellis
 Added: Apr. 23, 2011
 
 
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