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Harold Grimes Sawyer
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Birth: Jan. 20, 1896
Menominee
Menominee County
Michigan, USA
Death: Feb. 22, 1972
Lower Lake
Lake County
California, USA

Son of:

FRANK MERRILL SAWYER (b5/20/1852,Wisconsin; d10/28/1901, Menominee, Michigan); and

KATHERINE GRIMES SAWYER
(born 1864, Pennsylvania; died 1920).

US Navy, WWI veteran.

Afterwards, he worked for an oil company in Chicago, circa 1920's; then moved to California, 1929-30, operating a gasoline station; and eventually working for Prudential Life Insurance company.

He and Priscilla retired to Clear Lake, CA in their latter years. With their daughter Joan and family visiting, she and Harold enjoyed getting up early to make pancakes for the rest of the family.

Husband of PRISCILLA A SAWYER from Cook County, ILL;

Father of JOAN STROOT;

SIBLINGS:

One older full sister(same parents):
RUTH SAWYER WEAVER
(born July 15, 1892; died 1946)

One older full brother(same parents):
WILLIAM MERRILL SAWYER
(born Feb 1, 1894; died July 7, 1973); and

3 half sisters:

*DALZIE SAWYER(b1876,d1935)
*ETHLYN SAWYER(b1880,d1899)
*LILLA SAWYER(b1886,d1933)

*Their MOTHER: was Lilla Holt
(b1858, Wisconsin; d4/10/1886, Burnett, Dodge County, Wisconsin).
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Frank Merrill Sawyer (1852 - 1901)
  Katherine Elizabeth Grimes Sawyer (1864 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  Priscilla Viola Affolter Sawyer (1898 - 1988)*
 
 Children:
  Joan Elizabeth Sawyer Stroot (1928 - 1999)*
 
 Siblings:
  Dalza Sawyer (1876 - 1935)**
  Ethlyn Sawyer (1880 - 1899)**
  Lilla Sawyer (1886 - 1933)**
  Ruth Sawyer Weaver (1892 - 1946)*
  Harold Grimes Sawyer (1896 - 1972)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
CALIFORNIA
Y2 US NAVY
WORLD WAR I
 
Note: cross symbol
 
Burial:
Lower Lake Cemetery
Lower Lake
Lake County
California, USA
Plot: SE 1/8 62 2nd Addition
 
Maintained by: RCS
Originally Created by: Richard Stevenson
Record added: May 24, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7488403
Harold Grimes Sawyer
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Harold Grimes Sawyer
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Harold Grimes Sawyer
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gone 45 years this month...God bless
- RCS
 Added: Feb. 16, 2017

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 Added: Jan. 21, 2016

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