Christ Raabe – On This Date in 1948

Christ Raabe – On This Date in 1948
John and Chris Raabe
John and Chris Raabe
John with his father Christ Raabe.

On this date the 19th of May in 1948, our paternal great-great-grandfather Christ Raabe died in Oklahoma. He was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Wagoner, Wagoner County, Oklahoma, USA, Plot: Section C, Row 5*

Chris Raabe immigrated from Germany in 1884** (his parents are still being researched). He settled in Oklahoma and married Ida Mae Carlile. They had 4 children including our great grandmother Rosa Pearl.

Clipped*** from The Wagoner Tribune, Wagoner, Oklahoma, 25 May 1948, Page 1

*Source: Find A Grave

**Source: United States Census, 1900

***Source: The Wagoner Tribune

Here is how we are related:

Our parents – Floyd Dee Adams was married to Nelda Grace Laprarie

Floyd Dee’s parents – ^Ida Mae Burris was married to Floyd Brazier Adams

Ida Mae’s parents – ^^Rosa Raabe was married to Asa Azil Burris

Rosa Raabe’s parents- ^^^Chris Raabe was married to and Ida Mae Carlile

(^) stands for

each generation

between our

parents and Chris.

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