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 Isaac “Ike” Gravelle

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Isaac “"Ike"” Gravelle

Birth
Canada
Death
11 Aug 1904 (aged 32)
Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Montana, USA
Burial
Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Montana, USA
Memorial ID
97126342 View Source

"BODY LAID IN POTTER'S FIELD. Inquiry by the Coroner. . . . The body of Isaac Gravelle was buried yesterday afternoon at the expense of the county. He was given a decent burial, but there were no mourners and no long funeral procession followed his remains to the grave. . . ." Helena Independent, 8/12/1904.

The land for the Lewis and Clark County Cemetery was purchased in June 1900. After that date, the county did not bury indigents in Benton Avenue Cemetery.

Gravelle either committed suicide or was shot on August 11, 1904 and was buried in the Lewis and Clark County Cemetery, east of Forestvale Cemetery and north of the I.O.O.F. Cemetery.

"BODY LAID IN POTTER'S FIELD. Inquiry by the Coroner. . . . The body of Isaac Gravelle was buried yesterday afternoon at the expense of the county. He was given a decent burial, but there were no mourners and no long funeral procession followed his remains to the grave. . . ." Helena Independent, 8/12/1904.

The land for the Lewis and Clark County Cemetery was purchased in June 1900. After that date, the county did not bury indigents in Benton Avenue Cemetery.

Gravelle either committed suicide or was shot on August 11, 1904 and was buried in the Lewis and Clark County Cemetery, east of Forestvale Cemetery and north of the I.O.O.F. Cemetery.

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  • Created by: Charleen Spalding
  • Added: 15 Sep 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 97126342
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/97126342/isaac-gravelle: accessed ), memorial page for Isaac “"Ike"” Gravelle (Oct 1871–11 Aug 1904), Find a Grave Memorial ID 97126342, citing Lewis and Clark County Cemetery, Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Montana, USA; Maintained by Charleen Spalding (contributor 47058836) .