Helen Catherine Grandjean

Helen Catherine Grandjean

Female 1910 - 2009  (98 years)

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  • Name Helen Catherine Grandjean 
    Born 12 Jul 1910  Newark, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 2 Apr 2009  Delaware, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5  Meakem
    Last Modified 4 Mar 2020 

    Father William Grandjean,   b. Apr 1883, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1940  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Mother Mary Coogan,   b. May 1883, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1905  New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Joseph Meakem, Sr,   b. 10 Aug 1909, Newark, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 2000, Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married Abt 1935 
    Children 
     1. John Joseph Meakem, Jr,   b. 27 May 1936, Newark, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 2013, Greenwich, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Evelyn Jean Meakem,   b. 9 Aug 1941, Essex County, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 2016, Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Living
    Last Modified 4 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F2  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Apr 2009 - Delaware, United States Link to Google Earth
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    Documents
    1915 New Jersey Census for William Grandjean Household
    1915 New Jersey Census for William Grandjean Household
    Harrison, Hudson, New Jersey

    In the household:
    Mary Grandjean, born May 1883, age 32, born in New Jersey, parents born in Ireland, House wife
    William, born Apr 1883, age 32, born in New Jersey, parents born in France, Foreman
    ...
    William, born Oct 1906, age 8, born in New Jersey
    Harold, born Aug 1908, age 6, born in New Jersey
    Helen, born Jul 1910, age 4, born in New Jersey
    Dorothy, born Mar 1913, age 2, born in New Jersey
    Howard, born Mar 1915, 3 months, born in New Jersey
    1920 US Census for William Grandjean Household
    1920 US Census for William Grandjean Household
    Harrison, Hudson, New Jersey

    In the household:
    William Grandjean, Head, age 38, born in New Jersey, parents born in France, Foreman
    Mary, Wife, age 38, born in New Jersey, father born in PA, mother born in NJ
    William Jr, son, age 12, born in New Jersey
    Harold J, son, age 10, born in New Jersey
    Helen, daughter, age 8, born in New Jersey
    Dorathe, daughter, age 6, born in New Jersey
    Howard, son, age 4 10/12, born in New Jersey
    Adah, daughter, age 2 11/12, born in New Jersey
    1930 US Census for William Grandjon Household
    1930 US Census for William Grandjon Household
    Harrison, Hudson, New Jersey

    In the household:
    William J Grandyon, Head, age 49, M 24 years, born in New Jersey, parents born in France, Foreman
    Mary M, Wife, age 49, born in New Jersey, parents born in New Jersey
    Harold, Son, age 21, born in New Jersey, Checker
    Helen K, Daughter, age 19, born in New Jersey, Stenographer
    Dorothy, Daughter, age 18, born in New Jersey, Inspector
    Howard, Son, age 17, born in New Jersey, Office Boy
    Aida, Daughter, age 14, born in New Jersey
    1940 US Census for John J Meakem Household
    1940 US Census for John J Meakem Household
    Bloomfield, Essex, New Jersey

    109 Demerest Avenue
    John J Meakem, Head, age 30, Married, born in New Jersey, accountant
    Helen C Meakem, Wife, age 28, Married, born in New Jersey
    John E Meakem, Jr, Son, age 3, Single, born in New Jersey
    Mary Grandjean, Mother-in-law, age 58, Widowed, born in New Jersey
    Helen Meakem, Sister, age 27, Single, born in New Jersey
    1940 World War II Draft Registration for John Joseph Meakem
    1940 World War II Draft Registration for John Joseph Meakem
    16 October 1940, Bloomfield, New Jersey

    Name: John Joseph Meakem
    Age: 31
    Date of birth: 10 August 1909
    Place of birth: East Newark, New Jersey
    Person who will always know address: Helen Catherine Meakem (wife)
    Employer: Du Pont Co.

    Ancestry.com, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947
    1941 Birth Announcement of Evelyn Jean Meakem
    1941 Birth Announcement of Evelyn Jean Meakem
    25 August 1941, The Herald-News (Passaic, New Jersey)

    A daughter, Evelyn Jean, was born on August 9 to Mr. and Mrs. John Meakem of Demarest Avenue at the Orange Memorial Hospital.

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    1958 Military Training Article for Cadet John J Meakem
    1958 Military Training Article for Cadet John J Meakem
    12 July 1958, The Herald News (Passaic, New Jersey)

    Six cadets from this area are attending a six-week summer camp at Fort Bragg, N.C., under the Reserve Officer Training Corps program.

    Cadet John J. Meakem, 22, is at Cornell University. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John J. Meakem of Bloomfield.

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    1960 Engagement Notice for Diane Eleanor Baillet and John J Meakem Jr
    1960 Engagement Notice for Diane Eleanor Baillet and John J Meakem Jr
    16 November 1960, The News Journal (Wilmington, Delaware)

    Mr. and Mrs. Theodore R. Baillet of New Hyde Park and Cambridge, N.Y. have announced the engagement of their daughter, Diane Eleanor Baillet, to John J. Meakem, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. John J. Meakem.

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    1961 Wedding Announcement for Diane Eleanor Baillett and John J Meakem Jr
    1961 Wedding Announcement for Diane Eleanor Baillett and John J Meakem Jr
    17 July 1961, The News Journal (Wilmington, Delaware)

    Miss Diane Eleanor Baillett of New Hyde Park and Cambridge, N.Y., was married to John J. Meakem, Jr., of Blue Rock Manor in Notre Dame Church, New Hyde Park.

    The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Theodore R. Baillett. Mr. Meakem is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John J. Meakem.

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    2000 Obituary of John J Meakem Sr
    2000 Obituary of John J Meakem Sr
    14 February 2000, The News Journal (Wilmington, Delaware)

    Age 90, died on Friday, February 11, 2000 at St. Francis Hospital. He is survived by his loving wife, Helen of 65 years.

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    2009 Obituary of Helen C Meakem
    2009 Obituary of Helen C Meakem
    5 April 2009, The News Journal (Wilmington, Delaware)

    Helen C Meakem, age 97, passed away on April 2, 2009. She lived in Delaware since 1958 and was married for 67 years to her husband John who pre-deceased her in 2000.

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    Headstones
    Headstone of Helen C Meakem
    Headstone of Helen C Meakem
    All Saints Cemetery, Wilmington, Delaware

    Born: July 12 1911

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