Margaret <I>Throckmorton</I> Grimes

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Margaret Throckmorton Grimes

  • Birth 12 Sep 1829
  • Death 21 Jan 1901 Greene County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Rogersville, Greene County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 43331563

Mrs. Margaret Throckmorton Grimes, widow of the late Caleb Grimes, died at her home near Hunter's Cave, this county, on Sunday evening, last, January 20, between twelve and one o'clock.

She was in her seventy-second year and was a daughter of Morford Throckmorton, deceased. In her early womanhood she was married to Caleb Grimes and they spent their lives at the home where both died. There were born to them nine children, seven of whom survive: Lee R. (Eva) Grimes, of Des Moines, Iowa; Mrs. Ellie (Nannie) Elliott, of Wellsburg, W,. Va.; Morford T. Grimes, of Derby, Iowa; Mrs. Frances Sitherwood, of Bloomington, Ill.; Frank Grimes, of Prosperity, Pa.; Miss Nellie Grimes and Fred Grimes, who reside at home. Mrs. Grimes had from her childhood been a member of the Methodist Episcopal church and throughout her life she was a devout christian.

Several brothers and sisters survive her: John Throckmorton, of Derby, Iowa; Mrs. Alice Lazear, of Ryerson's Station, Pa.; Dr. W. S. Throckmorton, Mrs. R. T. Guiher and Mrs. C. M. Waddell, of this place.



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  • Created by: Gerald "Jerry" Hobson
  • Added: 20 Oct 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 43331563
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Margaret Throckmorton Grimes (12 Sep 1829–21 Jan 1901), Find A Grave Memorial no. 43331563, citing Hopewell Cemetery, Rogersville, Greene County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Gerald "Jerry" Hobson (contributor 46794864) .