Rose M Gravelle

17 August 1928–14 November 1995 (Age 67)
Aroostook, Maine, United States

The Life of Rose M

When Rose M Gravelle was born on 17 August 1928, in Aroostook, Maine, United States, her father, Aime-Masse Gravel, was 33 and her mother, Emma Julie Thibeault, was 29. She married James P. Nicholson about 1954, in New York, United States. She lived in Houlton, Aroostook, Maine, United States for about 10 years. She died on 14 November 1995, in New Britain, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Plainville, Hartford, Connecticut, United States.

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James P. Nicholson
Rose M Gravelle
Marriage: about 1954

Spouse and Children

about 1954
New York, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 1

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1934 · National Prohibition is Repealed

Age 6

"After a long history of banning liquor, both on a state and national level, all of the ""Maine Laws"" regarding alcohol were repealed in 1934."
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 19

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

French: from a diminutive of Grave .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rosa Gravel in household of Emery Gravel, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Rosie Gravelle in household of Emery Gravelle, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mrs Rose M Nicholson, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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