Logan County Colorado Pioneers

Jesse E. and Katherine Oval (Peevler) Grimes, 9 North 49 West

One tree said Jessie E. Grimes was born Feb 29, 1880 at Batesville, Arkansas, and died in DEanville, Illinois Feb 23, 1942. Katherine died Oct 29, 1936 . They were married Dec 1 4, 1904 at Danvilel.
His Illinois death record says his father was J.W. Grimes, mother Chatwood, and that he was a grocery merchant in Danville wehn he died in 1942, age 61.
Katherine Oval Grimes (Peevler) Birthdate: July 6, 1887 Veedersburg, Fountain, Indiana
Died October 29, 1936 in Danville, Vermilion, Illinois, United States
Daughter of Joseph W Peevler and Minnie I Peevler, Wife of Jesse Grimes Mother of Eva Caughron; Carroll Grimes and Vivian Grimes Sister of Georgia Pearl Green and Charles Clifford Peevler In 1910 Fountain County, Indiana, Jesse is farming, 39, Illinois, Kate 22 Indiana, Carroll 4 Illinois, and Eva 2 Indiana.
On the same pages is Joseph S. Grimes, 56 Illinois, with Mary 47 Alabama.
Jesse proved up two quarters in sections 19 and 20, 9N 49W in 1915.
Joseph Grimes, son of Jess Grimes, died Dec 1, 1915, buried in Fleming, Colorado.
Jesse Ephraim Grimes registered for WWI in Fleming, Colorado, born February 29, 1880, farming, married to katie.
In 1920 Danville, Illinois, J.E. is 38, born in Arkansas, Kate 33 Indiana, with Carroll 13 Ill, Eva 11 Indiana, and Vivian 9 Indiana.
In 1930 Danville, Jesse is 50, Arkansas, a fireman in a brick yard, Katherine 43, Carroll 24 is also an oven fireman, and Vivian M. 20.
Kathryn died October 29, 1936 and is buried in Danville, # 116721011, with Jesse E. 1880-1942.
Carroll Lee Grimes 1906-1945 is also buried there # 113968822.
Jess and Vivian are alone in 1940 Danville, living at 705 Sherman.


Return to Logan County Pioneer Index