The Seagraves Family

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William Garrett Seagrave, Sr.

Male 1875 - 1955  (80 years)


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  • Name William Garrett Seagrave  [1
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 24 Jan 1875  California Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    1880 census 1880  San Francisco, San Francisco County, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    recorded as William Seagrave, 5, CA, W, son of Edward & Sarah Seagrave. 
    Residence 1898  San Francisco, San Francisco County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    William Garrett Seagrave, age 23, on Register of California Voters. 
    1900 census 1900  San Francisco, San Francisco County, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    recorded as William Seagrave, 25, born in Jan 1875 in CA, W, married 1 year, son-in-law of Peter Cummins, 53, born in Jun 1846 in NY, and Mary Cummins, 43, born in Nov 1856 in NY; Nellie Seagrave, dau, 25, born in Mar 1875 in CA; William Seagrave, grandson, 4/12, born in Jul 1899 in CA. 
    1910 census 1910  San Francisco, District #33, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    recorded as William G. Seagrave, 35, CA, residing at 115 1/2 Courtland Ave., stocker hand at planning mill, married 11 years; Nellie C., wife, 35, NY; William G. Seagrave, wife, 10, CA; Charles E., son, 6, CA; Harold T., son, 1 8/12, CA.  
    Residence 1916  San Francisco, San Francisco County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    William G. Seagrave, a mill hand, and wife, Nellie, resided at 115a Cortland Ave, San Francisco.  
    Draft Registration 12 Sep 1918  San Francisco, San Francisco County, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    William Garrett Seagrave, age 43, born 24 Jan 1875, of 115A Cortland Ave., San Francisco, registered for the WW I draft as a mill hand at an Iron works. Kin: Nellie Commins Seagrave, wife. Described as medium height, medium build with blue eyes and brown hair. 
    1920 census 1920  San Francisco, District #23, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    recorded as William Seagrave, 44, CA, residing at 1158 Deadend Ave, San Francisco, a miller at a planning mill, married; Nellie Seagrave, wife, 44, CA; William, son, 20, CA, draftsman at steel works; Charles, son, 16, CA; Harry, son, 11, CA; Frank, son, 7, CA.  
    Residence 1926  San Francisco, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    William G. Seagrave and wife, Nellie C., resided at 123 Cortland Ave., San Francisco. 
    1930 census 1930  San Francisco, San Francisco County, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    recorded as William Seagrave, 55, CA, residing at 396 Cortland Ave., San Francisco, mill hand at planning mill, 23 at 1st marriage; Nellie C., wife, 55, NY; Charles E., son, 25, CA, dentist; Harry T., son, 21, CA, mill hand at planning mill; James Commins, brother-in-law, 42, CA, janitor. 
    1940 census 1940  San Francisco, San Francisco County, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    recorded as William G. Seagrave, 65, CA, residing at 123 Cortland, San Francisco, mill hand, married; Nellie C., wife, 65, NY.  
    Residence 1948  San Francisco, San Francisco County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    William G. Seagrave and wife, Nellie, resided at 23 Cortland Ave., San Francisco.  
    Died 15 Nov 1955  San Francisco, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery, Colma, San Mateo County, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I3470  Seagraves Database
    Last Modified 2 Feb 2017 

    Father Edward Fletcher Seagrave,   b. 17 Dec 1835, Northborough, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1914, Alameda County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Sarah F. Carpenter,   b. Jan 1844, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1917, Santa Clara County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Married 1 Jan 1867  Virginia City, Storey County, Nevada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1555  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ella Commins,   b. 8 Mar 1878, Lewis County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1959, San Francisco, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married Abt 1899 
    Children 
     1. William Garrett Seagrave, Jr.,   b. 31 Jul 1899, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1928, San Francisco, San Francisco County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)  [Birth]
     2. Charles Edward Seagrave,   b. 11 Aug 1903, San Francisco, San Francisco County, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1976, Daly City, San Mateo County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +3. Harold T. Seagrave, Sr.,   b. 11 Apr 1908, San Francisco County, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1983, San Francisco County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [Birth]
     4. Frank E. Seagrave,   b. 13 Jan 1913, San Francisco County, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1974, San Mateo County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2016 
    Family ID F1115  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Jan 1875 - California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1880 census - recorded as William Seagrave, 5, CA, W, son of Edward & Sarah Seagrave. - 1880 - San Francisco, San Francisco County, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - William Garrett Seagrave, age 23, on Register of California Voters. - 1898 - San Francisco, San Francisco County, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1900 census - recorded as William Seagrave, 25, born in Jan 1875 in CA, W, married 1 year, son-in-law of Peter Cummins, 53, born in Jun 1846 in NY, and Mary Cummins, 43, born in Nov 1856 in NY; Nellie Seagrave, dau, 25, born in Mar 1875 in CA; William Seagrave, grandson, 4/12, born in Jul 1899 in CA. - 1900 - San Francisco, San Francisco County, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1910 census - recorded as William G. Seagrave, 35, CA, residing at 115 1/2 Courtland Ave., stocker hand at planning mill, married 11 years; Nellie C., wife, 35, NY; William G. Seagrave, wife, 10, CA; Charles E., son, 6, CA; Harold T., son, 1 8/12, CA. - 1910 - San Francisco, District #33, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - William G. Seagrave, a mill hand, and wife, Nellie, resided at 115a Cortland Ave, San Francisco. - 1916 - San Francisco, San Francisco County, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDraft Registration - William Garrett Seagrave, age 43, born 24 Jan 1875, of 115A Cortland Ave., San Francisco, registered for the WW I draft as a mill hand at an Iron works. Kin: Nellie Commins Seagrave, wife. Described as medium height, medium build with blue eyes and brown hair. - 12 Sep 1918 - San Francisco, San Francisco County, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1920 census - recorded as William Seagrave, 44, CA, residing at 1158 Deadend Ave, San Francisco, a miller at a planning mill, married; Nellie Seagrave, wife, 44, CA; William, son, 20, CA, draftsman at steel works; Charles, son, 16, CA; Harry, son, 11, CA; Frank, son, 7, CA. - 1920 - San Francisco, District #23, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - William G. Seagrave and wife, Nellie C., resided at 123 Cortland Ave., San Francisco. - 1926 - San Francisco, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 census - recorded as William Seagrave, 55, CA, residing at 396 Cortland Ave., San Francisco, mill hand at planning mill, 23 at 1st marriage; Nellie C., wife, 55, NY; Charles E., son, 25, CA, dentist; Harry T., son, 21, CA, mill hand at planning mill; James Commins, brother-in-law, 42, CA, janitor. - 1930 - San Francisco, San Francisco County, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1940 census - recorded as William G. Seagrave, 65, CA, residing at 123 Cortland, San Francisco, mill hand, married; Nellie C., wife, 65, NY. - 1940 - San Francisco, San Francisco County, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - William G. Seagrave and wife, Nellie, resided at 23 Cortland Ave., San Francisco. - 1948 - San Francisco, San Francisco County, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Nov 1955 - San Francisco, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery, Colma, San Mateo County, California, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1] FindAGrave.com (FAG).

    2. [S53] California Death Index, 1940-1997, (Ancestry.com).

    3. [S811] California Voter Registers, 1866-1898, (Ancestry.com).

    4. [S92] U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995, (Ancestry.com).