Mary Grateke

2 April 1858–25 August 1943 (Age 85)
St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Grateke was born on 2 April 1858, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, her father, Christian Gradeka, was 24 and her mother, Mary Gradeka, was 23. She married Jacob Kohr on 27 January 1881, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Carondelet, St. Louis, Missouri, United States for about 30 years. She died on 25 August 1943, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Kohr
Mary Grateke
Marriage: 27 January 1881
Adam A Kohr
Mela Kohr
Frederick Jacob Kohr
Walter Christ Kohr

Spouse and Children

27 January 1881
St. Louis, Missouri, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Christian Gradeka


    Mary Gradeka





    William Gradeka


    Lizzia Gradeka


    Leana Gradeka


    Louis Gradeka


World Events (8)


Age 2

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 23

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Gradeka in household of Christian Gradeka, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary Kohr, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mary Kohr in household of Jacob Kohr, "United States Census, 1900"

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