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Grant Herbert APSLEY

Male 1920 - 1983  (63 years)


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  • Name Grant Herbert APSLEY 
    Born 4 Mar 1920  Beaver, Beaver, OK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 11686 
    _UID F326DFCF54C544AEA2BA04C099B567933A2E 
    Buried Oct 1983  Liberal, Seward, KS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 19 Oct 1983  Liberal, Seward, KS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11681  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 

    Father John Herbert APSLEY,   b. 21 May 1884, Newton, Harvey, KS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1947, Liberal, Seward, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Alice Marie PELTON,   b. 11 Feb 1897, Stafford, Stafford, KS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1981, Burlington, Kit Carson, CO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 24 Mar 1919  Liberal, Seward, KS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Reference Number:121384
    Family ID F3566  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Esther OGAN 
    Children 
     1. Winona Faye APSLEY
     2. Johnny APSLEY
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F4464  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Mar 1920 - Beaver, Beaver, OK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Oct 1983 - Liberal, Seward, KS Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Oct 1983 - Liberal, Seward, KS Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
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      He worked in Leather Repair. His widow writes: "Grant was occupi ed as an expert shoe repairman and made prescription orthopedic brace s. We owned our own business. Grant was a talented person and a good art ist. He used that talent in making his business a success. He could repa ir or make most anything anyone brought in to him. We sold Sanders and To ni Lama boots along with some other leather goods. He repaired and rebui lt saddles and made all kinds of horse equipment. At one time he was famo us for the dog boots he made for the pheasant hunters who flocked to our a rea to hunt. He spent two years in the military, serving 18 months in Yok ohoma, Japan. A good clean man with good character and his credit was exc ellent, a good provider, a loving husband, and a good father to the kid s. We owned two excellent quarter horses. Grant was a very good roper a nd excellent dancer. We belonged to a riding club and square dance club f or many years. A combination of Gene Kelley and Fred Astair. Any of t he relatives who have lived around us will tell you the same. The childr en have inherited many of his talents and so have the grandchildren. He w as the love of my life and I miss him."