Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Tombstone Tuesday - John P. and Mary D. Gracey

John P. Gracey
Jan. 27, 1832 - Aug. 31, 1879
Mary D. Gracey
Sept. 16, 1838 - Aug. 20, 1914

Buried Cedar Hill Cemetery, Princeton, Caldwell County, Kentucky. Tombstone photographed 18 March 2011.

John P. Gracey married Miss Mary D. Henry in Princeton on 15 September 1857, just one day before Mary's 19th birthday. As she was under 21 years of age,  her father, C.B. Henry, gave consent for the marriage license to be issued.

Mrs. M.D. Gracey, widow of J.P. Gracey of Princeton, was listed as a child in the will of Mrs. Angeline Henry, written 5 April 1880 and recorded 19 July 1881 in Caldwell County Will Book B, page 316.


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