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Progressing Backwards through Time: An Overview of the Ancestors of Tess Eric DeGraffenreid [19171999]

From Tess Eric DeGraffenreid to Tscharner C. de Graffenried [1799–1880]*

Eric's Maternal Grandmother, Anna Olivia Sundquist Ericson, Born in Sweden, Died in Swedeborg, Pulaski Co., Missouri

From Tscharner C. de Graffenried to Christopher VI de Graffenried [1691–1742]*

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*As a long-time, more-than-satisfied user of Reunion®, I am indebted to Leister Productions for these tidy charts; and for the order that has thus been imposed on my otherwise chaotic record-keeping tendencies, I am equally grateful.
 
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1 CHRISTOPHER VI deGRAFFENRIED

Birth: 1691, Bern (Worb), Switzerland
Death: 27 Oct 1742, at his plantation on James River in Virginia, USA
Father: Christopher V deGRAFFENRIED (1661-1743), founder in 1710 of New Bern, NC, USA
Mother: Regina deTSCHARNER (1665-1731)

Spouse: BARBARA NEEDHAM
Birth: 1688, Wymondsley, Hertfordshire, England
Death: 26 Jun 1744
Father: Arthur NEEDHAM (Sir)
Mother: Mme. WINGATE

Married: 22 Feb 1714, Charleston, SC

Child: ANTON TSCHARNER (1722-1794)

1.1a ANTON TSCHARNER deGRAFFENRIED

Birth: 28 Nov 1722, Williamsburg, VA
Death: 1794, in Feb. or Mar., in Lunenburg Co., VA
Will dated 8 Feb 1774; proved 10 Apr 1794

Spouse: MARY BAKER
Birth: 1723, Nansemond, VA
Death: 1760
Father: Henry BAKER (Col.) (ca1687-1738)
Mother: Ruth CHAUNCEY (ca1702- )

Married: 5 Jul 1742

Children: John (1743-1743)
BAKER (1744-<1779)
Mollie (1746-1747)
Francis (1747-1815)
William G. (1749-1809)
Tscharner (1752-ca1810)
Mary Baker (1753->1823)
Sarah "Sally" (1755- )
Martha "Patty" (ca1758- )

Other spouses: Sarah Lowry (née Rust), ca 1760; Elizabeth Embry (née Allen), 1763; Lucretia Robertson (née Townes), 1780. Father of 16 children, of whom 14 lived to adulthood.

1.1a.2 BAKER deGRAFFENRIED

Birth: 6 Aug 1744, Lunenburg Co., VA
Death: bef 1779, Person or Guilford Co., NC

Spouse: SARAH MARY VASS
Birth: abt 1744, Virginia
Death: Fall of 1807, Cumberland Co., KY
Father: Philip Vincent VASS
Mother: Anne RUST (1726-1754)

Married: 1762, Lunenburg Co., VA

Children: Vincent Monroe (1763-1834)
Mary Baker "Polly" (1764-1823)
Francis (1765-1819)
Sarah (1768- )
Nancy Needham (1769-1820)
JOHN C. (1773-1846)
William Baker (ca1776->1850)

1.1a.2.6 JOHN C. DeGRAFFENRIED

Birth: 24 Feb 1773, Guilford Co., NC (or Charlotte Co., VA?)
Death: 5 May 1846, Dawson, Colfax Co., NM
Burial: Dawson Cem., Dawson, NM

Spouse: ELIZABETH KING
Birth: ca 1774 in VA
Death: 22 Aug 1855, Dawson, Colfax Co., NM
Father: John/Joel KING (1746-1795)
Mother: Sarah "Sallie" SEAWELL (SEWELL)

Married: 15 Dec 1797, Halifax Co., VA

Children: TSCHARNER C. (1799-1880)
(Taylor) (1802-1815)
John King (1805-ca1873)
Mary "Polly" (1807- )
Creed Taylor (1810-~1870)
Letitia "LuAnn" Catherine (1812-1900)
Elizabeth Katherine (1814- )
Katherine "Kit"
Francis M. (1820- )

1.1a.2.6.1a TSCHARNER C. DeGRAFFENRIED

Birth: 1799, Virginia
Death: 1880, Missouri

Spouse: ELIZABETH (Mrs. Tscharner C. DeG)
Birth: ca 1802, Virginia; 1850 Miller Co. MO Census gives age 45 (b. 1805)
Death: 1855, Missouri
Married: ca 1822

Children: WILLIAM MONROE (1823-1884)
Susanna M. (ca1825- )
Mary Frances (1827-1916)
Elizabeth B. (ca1828- )
Emily Ann (1831-1872)
Ellen/Ella Kay (1838- )

Other spouses: Cynthia Ann (née McCubbin) Snelling Ellison 1858. Cynthia, twice widowed, was an older sister of Elizabeth Ellen McCubbin who marr. Tscharner's son, William Monroe (1823-1884). William Monroe's sister Susanna M. DeGraffenried marr. Zachariah W. McCubbin, a brother of Cynthia and Elizabeth Ellen.


1.1a.2.6.1a.1 WILLIAM MONROE DeGRAFFENRIED

Birth: 12 Apr 1823, Christian Co., KY
Death: 6 Jun 1884, Brumley, Miller Co., MO
Burial: Graves Hill Cem; moved to Auglaize Cem., Camden Co., MO (near "Passover")

Spouse: ELIZABETH ELLEN McCUBBIN
Birth: 20 Feb 1823, Kentucky
Death: 1 Jun 1901, Camden Co., MO
Father: James McCUBBIN Jr. (1789-1841)
Mother: Mary Parthenia "Polly" COOK (ca1790- )

Married: 2 Apr 1844, Miller Co., MO

Children: Martha R. (1845-1857)
Zachariah Marshall "Zach" (1847-1907)
John King "Uncle King" (1848-1938)
James Ballard "Jim" (1850-1930)
Tscharner "Tess Charner" (1853-1928)
Sophronia (1855-1916)
PHILLIP PIPER ("PA") (1857-1944)
Elizabeth "Betty" (1859-1928)
William (1861-~1898)
George R. (1864-1866)

1.1a.2.6.1a.1.7 PHILLIP PIPER DeGRAFFENRIED

Birth: 16 Apr 1857, Camden Co., MO
Death: 30 Sep 1944, Lebanon, LaClede Co., MO
Burial: Bolles Cem., W. of Lebanon, MO on Highway 64

Spouse: LUCINDA JEFFRIES
Birth: 16 Jul 1865, Camden Co., MO
Death: 7 Jul 1953, Eureka, Greenwood Co., KS
Burial: Bolles Cem., W. of Lebanon, MO on Highway 64

Father: Hansford JEFFRIES (1837-1925)
Mother: Susan Ann KUYKENDALL (1833-1918)

Married: 18 Jun 1882, Missouri

Children: TESS CHARNER (1883-1962)
Nellie (1885-1888)
James Stanley (1889-1974)
Floyd E. (1896-1905)

1.1a.2.6.1a.1.7.1 TESS CHARNER "T.C." DeGRAFFENREID

Birth: 31 May 1883, Zebra, Camden Co., MO
Death: 23 Mar 1962, Eureka, Greenwood Co., KS
Burial: 25 Mar 1962, Quincy Cem., Quincy, KS

Spouse: EDITH MARIE ERICSON
Birth: 14 Sep 1894, Swedeborg, Pulaski Co., MO
Death: 31 Jan 1972, Eureka, Greenwood Co., KS
Father: JOHN ALFRED "Papa" ERICKSON (ERICSON) (1866-1938)
Mother: ANNA "ANNIE" OLIVIA SUNDQUIST (1873-1907)

Married: 14 Feb 1917, Waynesville, Pulaski Co., MO

Children: TESS ERIC (1917-1999)
Eleanor Anne (1924- )
Paul (1926-2002)
Helen Marie (1928-1928)

1.1a.2.6.1a.1.7.1.1 TESS ERIC "Eric" DeGRAFFENREID

Birth: 30 Oct 1917, Waynesville, Cullen Twp., Pulaski Co., Missouri
Death: 9 Jan 1999, Baldwin Care Center, Baldwin City, Douglas Co., KS
Burial: 14 Jan 1999, Oakwood Cemetery, Baldwin City, Douglas Co., KS
Occ: Kansas Highway Patrol Trooper/Sgt.

Spouse: LIDA FERNE "Ferne" COOPER
Birth: 26 Sep 1920, Toronto, Woodson Co., KS
Death: 6 Mar 1996, Lawrence Mem. Hosp., Lawrence, Dg. Co., KS
Father: LEE COOPER (1895-1975)
Mother: MARY NAOMI WHISLER (1897-1984)

Married: 9 Mar 1941, Toronto, Woodson Co., KS

Children: JO ANNE (1942- )
Donna Lou (1945- )
Mary Kathleen "Kathy" (1952- )

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