Gloria Grade Olson --- from Taloga, Oklahoma to Topeka, Kansas

By Gloria Grade Olson: Family History, Current News, Genealogy


LATEST NEWS!

Caroline Grade and I took a Danube River Cruise In May/June, 2005. First is a picture of me having a beer in Nurenberg. Second is a picture of Caroline and I in Salzberg (I think.)

My cousin, Caroline Grade, from Cottonwood, California came to visit from April 25 to May1, 2004. During the week we took a trip to the Ozarks. We stayed in Eureka Springs, Arkansas and visited Silver Dollar City one day.
This is a picture of the three of us at Silver Dollar City in our matching "Kansas" tee shirts.
   Click to enjoy seeing us in full living color.

A BEAUTIFUL WATERFALL AND MOSS IN OREGON. (Gloria standing on rock)       Click on picture to enlarge.


My e-mail address: golson@cox.net.

Ancestors and Other Family
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Great grandparents
  • August Emil Grade and Otille Bertha Kiefer

    Note: Otille Bertha Kiefer was married again after August Emil Grade died. Her second husband was Gottfried (Huenergardt) Hintergardt.Gottfried is probably on the right.

  • John Jantzen and Susanna Ratzlaff---
  • William Cowdry Hedrick and Nancy Mehettable Hazleton
  • Thomas T. Bland and Nancy Jane Houser.

    Grandparents
  • Otto Emil Grade and Karlina Jantzen---
  • George A. Hedrick and Susie Edith Bland.

    Parents
  • Emil Benson Grade and Gladys Marie Hedrick.   

    Brothers:
  • Terry Lee Grade and Lanny Von Grade

    Husband:

  • Philip Albert Olson, son of Henry Albert Olson and Ellen Anderson

    Sons:

  • Eric Olson and Davin Olson

Recent News! I have been in contact with "Grade" descendents of Albert Grade and his wife, Louise Glander who had 9 children. Their third child was named August Emil Grade (same name and birth year as my great-grandfather.) The family constellation looks like this:

  1. Auguste Albertine Wilhelmine Grade b: 4/19/1858 Zelgniewo, Posen, Prussia
  2. Wilhelmine Ernestine Grade b: 2/12/1860 (same birthplace)
  3. August Emil Grade b: 11/25/1861 (same birthplace)
  4. Gustav Otto Grade b: 1/17/1864 (same birthplace)
  5. Rudolph Ernst Grade b: 11/10/1870 (same birthplace)
  6. Carl Otto Albert Grade b: 7/26/1868 (same birthplace)
  7. Marie Bertha Grade b: 11/9/1870 (same birthplace)
  8. Martha Caroline Wilhelmine Grade b: 3/31/1873 (same birthplace)
  9. Wilhelm Grade b: 5/7/1875 in Alexandrowka, Volhynia, Russia
We would like to locate more descendents of this family. You can find out more about them by going to ancestry.com on the internet.


Click on picture to enlarge. This is a picture of Eric at the Tallgrass Konza Prairie National Preserve near Manhattan, Kansas. We went there on October 12, 2003.


Links

GRADE-JANTZEN History and Pictures

HEDRICK-BLAND History and Pictures

PHOTOGRAPHS

BOWEN CENTER FOR STUDY OF THE FAMILY

BOWEN THEORY


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