Melvina Graviet

Female17 September 1881–16 September 1958

Brief Life History of Melvina

When Melvina Graviet was born on 17 September 1881, in Texico, Curry, New Mexico, United States, her father, George Washington Gentry, was 38 and her mother, Susanna Yoakum, was 44. She married Charles Ezra Mower on 27 December 1899, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. She lived in San Gabriel, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States for about 1 years. She died on 16 September 1958, in Baldwin Park, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Rose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Emmet John Cramer Sr
Melvina Graviet
Marriage: April 1914
Emmett John Cramer
Delinda Cramer
Woodrow W Cramer
Herman B Cramer

Sources (51)

  • Melvina Cramer, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Melvina Cramer, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Elvina Grariet, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    April 1914Ruth, White Pine, Nevada, United States
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)

    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

    Age 1

    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.


    Age 12

    Historical Boundaries 1893: Flathead, Montana, United States

    1902 · So Much Farm Land

    Age 21

    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

    Name Meaning

    French: topographic name derived from Old French grave ‘gravel’ (see Grave ), or a habitational name from (Le) Gravier, the name of several places in various parts of France.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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