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Descendants of George K. Grimes (S/o Thomas & Letitia (Lettice) Kornegay Grimes)
1 George K. Grimes b: 1821 in Ga. d: Bef. 1900 in Or.
+Mary Catherine Grimes b: Abt. 1826 in NC. Father: John Grimes Mother: Catharine Frederick
The name George Key Grimes can be found on papers found in Stewart Co., Ga. dated 11th Nov. 1832. (Scc30D ), and George Kornegay Grimes on Guardian ship papers from Pulaski Co., Ga. 1825.
In Reminiscenses of Old Jacksonville by M.L. Earle, he writes that there was a pistol and shotgun fight between LUTHER GRIMES and his brother JOHN and G.K. GRIMES and his son MONROE. A horse was killed. G.K. suddenly locked up his business and left for good in the summer of 1871.
In the 1870 census of Cherokee GEORGE K. and son MONROE is not listed, son Christopher is not listed either,but he is on the 1880 Cherokee Co., census.
George R? Grimes divorce Mary C. Grimes 12/16/1851. Seems like this was found in Pike or Coffee Co., Al Papers.
1850 Census Coffee Co., Al.
Thomas GRIMES 57 NC
Marshal GRIMES 37
Luther 16m Ga
William 9 AL
John C 2
George R(K) GRIMES 29 Ga
Elais Monroe 8 m Al.
Christopher C. 6 m
John CUNNINGHAM 48/18 Census looks like 18 but has a Farmer $1,000.
1880 District 24, Seaside, Clatsop Co., Oregon Page 293A
George K. GRIMES Self W Male W 58 GA Hotel Keeper NC NC
Mary E. GRIMES DauL 20 OR Keeping House VA ENG
Elias M. GRIMES Husband 37 GA Mail GA ---
Eliza SHEPHERD Other W Female W 48 ENG ENG ENG
William TERRY Other S Male W 51 MO Woodman VA VA
George A. F. CLAYTON Other M Male W 53 VA Carpenter VA VA
George A. CLAYTON Other S Male W 6 OR VA TN
James BROWNELL Other S Male W 50 RI Mason RI ENG
2 Elias Monroe Grimes b: 1842 in Al.
+Mary E. ? Grimes b: Abt. 1860 in Or.
*2nd Wife of Elias Monroe Grimes:
+Aresise ? Grimes b: Abt. 1867
3 Andrew J. Grimes b: Dec 1896 in Or.
1900 Census , Seaside, Clatsop Co., Oregon pg 104B.
Monroe E. 57 , Aresese?? 33, m 6 yrs son Andrew J. 3.
1910 " pg 121B no Children listed, Annie wife 43or 8.
Someone has Elias m. Mary E. Eberman b 1859 ??
2 Christopher C Grimes b: 1844 in Al. d: Aft. 1910 in Or.
+Sarah ?? Grimes b: Abt. 1859 in TX
Source: 1880 Tx. soundex for the name and ages of children.
1880 Precinct 3, Cherokee Co., , Tx. Page 368D
Christephur C. GRIMES Self 36 AL Farmer GA GA
Sarrah GRIMES Wife 21 TX Keeping House AL AL.
Geor. M. GRIMES Son 4 TX AL TX.
Abija B. GRIMES Son 2MTX AL TX
1900 Seaside, Clatsop Co., Oregon, pg 104A Looks like had 7 children 5 living
1910 pg 252A
Christopher, Divorce, age 65
but listed as Head of Household also.
George M. 34 Tx. Al. Tx. married 5 years
Helen A. 24 Or. Children 3/2 living
Donna E. 3 Or.
George M. 6 mos. (Oct. 1909 )
3 George M Grimes b: 1876 in Tx.
+Helen A. ? Grimes b: Abt. 1886 in Or. d: Bef. 1920 in Or.
1910 Same HH with Father,
1920 pg 208A
George M. 44 wd.
Donnie E. 13, George M. 10,Daniel R. 5, Break/ Breck? 3yrs 5 mos, (9/1916).
1930 found a G.M. Grimes 53 Tx Tx Tx married age 30 Seaside Pct 1 pg 194A
Wife Della 48 Ks m age 18?
Son Dan 15 Or.
Dau. Bessie 13 Or.
4 Donna E. Grimes b: Abt. 1907
4 George Marvin Grimes b: 14 Oct 1909 d: 18 Jan 1998 in Ca.
+Sally ? Grimes
4 Breck H. Grimes b: Abt. Sep 1916
4 Daniel R. Grimes b: Abt. 1915
3 Abefa (Abija) Grimes b: 1880
3 Joel L. Grimes b: Abt. 1884 in Tx.
+Mable ? Keller b: Abt. 1891 in Neb.
1910 Seaside, Clatsop Co., Oregon, pg 311B. 26 Tx. Tx. Tx. Boarder , Logging Camp.
1920 Seaside, Clatsop Co., Oregon, pg 208B 35 Single, House Carpenter
1930 "" pct.2, pg 201A
Grimes, Joe, 46 Tx. married age 38
"", Mable 39 Neb. married age 16
"", Mary 5 Or.
"", Martha 3 Or.
Keller, Laurel 21 Wis. Stepson
"" , Gail 15 Wis. Stepson.
4 Mary Grimes b: Abt. 1925
4 Martha Grimes b: Abt. 1927
3 Mary L. Grimes b: Abt. 1886
3 Louisa E. Grimes b: Abt. 1888
3 Bessie Grimes b: Abt. 1895
2 Mary C.? Grimes b: Abt. 1847
2 Georgia A.C. Grimes b: Abt. 1849