Walter Tate Grames

Male30 July 1838–9 April 1926

Brief Life History of Walter Tate

When Walter Tate Grames was born on 30 July 1838, in Storrington, West Sussex, England, United Kingdom, his father, Charles William Grames, was 26 and his mother, Emma Tate, was 21. He married Susan Coote on 19 January 1863, in Lambeth, Surrey, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 20 years and South Galson, Ross-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1926. He died on 9 April 1926, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Walter Tate Grames
1838–1926
Martha Ann Dack
1843–1910
Marriage: 11 September 1871
William Arthur Grames
1872–1932
Heber George Grames
1874–1874
Lorenzo Grames
1875–1875
Daisy Sarah Grames
1876–1966
Richard Tate Grames
1878–1954
Ralph James Grames
1880–1963
Phillip Grames
1882–1954
Joseph Sherwood Grames
1885–1972
Elgin Ade Grames
1887–1962

Sources (63)

  • Walter T Grames in entry for Elgin Ade Grames, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Walter Grimes, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Walter T Grames in entry for Amy E Garnes, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 September 1871Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children (9)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)

    1843

    Age 5

    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    1847

    Age 9

    Historical Boundaries: 1848: Mexican Cession, United States 1850: Utah Territory, United States 1851: Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States 1868: Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Salt Lake, Utah, United States

    1863

    Age 25

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

    Name Meaning

    Possibly an altered form of German Gramm(e)s, from a short form of the personal name Hieronymus.

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

    Story Highlight

    Walter Tate Grames conversion and immigration

    Walter Tate Grames was born in 1838 in Sussex, England. He converted to the LDS Church and was baptized in 1853 at age 14. He married Susan Coote in 1863 in Sussex. They had three children: born 1 …

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