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CERUTI ANCESTORS/FAMILY MEMBERS
John Wilson Rae Ceruti was born in about 1861, in the Bahamas, to an Italian father and a Bahamian mother. His mother's maiden name may have been Rae. John emigrated to the US in 1879.
Mary Louise Tarter was born in Somerville, PA of French parents in about 1895. No other information is known.
GRAVENHISE ANCESTORS/FAMILY MEMBERS
Joseph Gravenhise was born in Holland in 1869. He emigrated to the U.S. in 1886, we suspect from Curacao. Unconfirmed family rumors exist that he had several brothers who also entered the U.S.
Carrie Shaw Gravenhise was born in 1862, probably in or near Galveston, Texas. She may have had American Indian heritage. She had two sons:
* Bertram Shaw Gravenhise (born in 1888 probably in or near Galveston, Texas) and:
* Omer Shaw Gravenhise (born in 1890 probably in or near Galveston, Texas).
Laura Garland was born in 1894, in New York City. She was the daughter of Elizabeth Garland (we are not sure of her maiden name) who was born between 1870 and 1872 in North Carolina.