Henry Clay Graham

5 December 1847–21 January 1915 (Age 67)
Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States

The Life of Henry Clay

When Henry Clay Graham was born on 5 December 1847, in Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States, his father, Samuel Graham, was 51 and his mother, Mary Sexton, was 35. He married Sarah Harriet Caskey about 1873, in Carroll, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Farmers Township, Fulton, Illinois, United States in 1860. He died on 21 January 1915, in Fellows, Kern, California, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Clay Graham
1847–1915
Sarah Harriet Caskey
1853–1895
Marriage: about 1873
Lela May Graham
1874–1889
William Arthur "Billie" Graham
1876–1951
James Archie Graham
1878–
George Allen Graham
1879–1951
Lloyd Caskey Graham
1886–1954
Harry C. Graham
1889–1907
Raymond C. Graham
1891–1943
Harriet Bell Graham
1893–1983

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1873
Carroll, Missouri, United States
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1796–1876Male

    Mary Sexton

    Female1812–1868Female

siblings

(12)

    William Boyd Graham

    Male1838–1839Male

    Joseph Sexton Graham

    Male1839–1907Male

    Ann Eliza Graham

    Female1841–1932Female

    Male1843–1920Male

    John Graham

    Male1844–1920Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1848 · Chicago Board of Trade is organized

Age 1

Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and it is open 22 hours per day to stay competitive.
1863

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865

Age 18

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Gaelic: From the Gaelic words "gruama," meaning surly, stern, morose, dark, gloomy; "gruamach," meaning surly, stern, frowning, grim; or "gruaimean," meaning a surly man, a man with a frowning visage

Sources (3)

  • Henry Gramner in household of Saml Graham, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Henry Clay Graham in entry for George Arnold and Helen Genevieve Housley, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
  • Graham in entry for William Arthur Graham, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

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