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Scholastique "Josephine" Cratte

Scholastique "Josephine" Cratte

Female 1834 - 1875  (41 years)

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  • Name Scholastique "Josephine" Cratte  [1, 2
    Born 13 Jan 1834  Mendota, Dakota, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Baptism 28 Jun 1839  St Peter's Church, Mendota, Dakota, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Name Josephine Fuller  [7
    Reference Number 801 
    Reference Number GRA-CRAT 
    Residence 08 Jun 1860  Ottawa, Le Sueur, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died 30 Mar 1875  Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Buried 01 Apr 1875  St Felix Cemetery, Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Person ID I801  fullereriksen
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2014 

    Father Etienne Olivier "Oliver" Crête, (Cratte) Sr.,   b. 04 Oct 1801, Pointe-du-Lac, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1884, Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Sarah Mary Graham,   b. 1811, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1841, Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years) 
    Married 04 Oct 1831  Mendota, Dakota, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12, 13
    • This union resulted in the birth of three girls and one boy
    Family ID F30  Group Sheet

    Family Matt "Timothy" Fuller,   b. Sep 1829, Amherst, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1901, Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Married 10 Oct 1854  Nicollet, Nicollet, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
    +1. Henry Timothy Fuller,   b. 17 Jun 1855, Mankato, Blue Earth, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Dec 1948, Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
     2. Frank Fuller,   b. 1857, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Elizabeth Fuller,   b. May 1860, Ottawa, Le Sueur, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1920, Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years)
     4. Lenora Fuller,   b. 24 Apr 1861, Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1920, Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 58 years)
     5. Mary "Louisa" Fuller,   b. 16 Feb 1864, Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. David Fuller,   b. 15 Jan 1866, Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Charles Fuller,   b. 08 Jan 1868, Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Rebecca Fuller,   b. 20 Mar 1870, Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F498  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Jan 1834 - Mendota, Dakota, Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 28 Jun 1839 - St Peter's Church, Mendota, Dakota, Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Oct 1854 - Nicollet, Nicollet, Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 08 Jun 1860 - Ottawa, Le Sueur, Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Mar 1875 - Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 01 Apr 1875 - St Felix Cemetery, Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Fuller, Timothy Family
    Fuller, Timothy Family
    Descendants of Oliver Cratte; Family of Josephine Scholastique Cratte and Timothy Fuller.

    [Not of the John Fuller of Newton Family]

    Headstones
    Fuller, Henry T. Family Plot, Block 24 Lot 9
    Fuller, Henry T. Family Plot, Block 24 Lot 9
    FULLER
    HENRY T.
    1855-1948
    MATILDA F.
    1865-1937
    The Riverview Cemetery Records Show the Following Interments (death date)
    Henry T.(d. 6 Dec 1948) & his wife Matilda (-)
    Their Children:
    Ethel B. (d.25 Nov 1972)
    John H. (d.22 July 1962)
    John Arnold (d.1 April 1962) [we have not identified this person]
    His Father: Timothy Fuller - Civil War Vet.
    Note: His Mother (Scholastique Cratte) d. 1875 and is buried in St. Felix Cemetery
    Plot: Block 24, Lot 9

  • Sources 
    1. [S46] Affidavits, Lake Pepin Half-Breed Land Tract Claimants, USA Government, (National Archives, Washington DC, 1854-56), Various Family Books., The sworn affidavit of her husband was:
      "Timothy Fuller swears (affidavit No 234) that he resides at Traverse des Sioux, is twenty three years of age and that I married a quarter blood Medawakanton Sioux by the name of Josephine Cratt the daughter of Sally Graham a half breed of said band, by whom he had one child, named Henry, four months old."

      "Commissioners make the following marginal note in their report. “The name of Fuller's wife is written “Josephine” [next page] in his Affidavit; but we are satisfied that her name is Scholastic as stated and repeated by her father, Mr. Oliver Cratt of Wabashaw.” "

      Note: wlf - we therfore assume that after her marriage she was known as 'Josephine'.; Gra-Crat, p 1-61, 65.

    2. [S110] Vital Records, Minnesota, Compiler: State of Minnesota, USA, (Publisher: NEHGS - Online, 99-101 Newbury Street , Boston, MA), Ful- various., Marriage Record, Matt Timothy Fuller; Josephine Schlasticia Cratt; Indexing Project M74631-8; LDS Source film #1319409; GRA-CRAT, p1-16.

    3. [S2] Baptism Records, St Peter's Church 1839-1858, Various Family Books., Pator, Mathias Loras, Bishop of Dubuque, Iowa. Baptism Register of St Raphael Cathedral, Dubuque, Iowa. Loras traveled to Mendota for a service at St Peters. Mr. & Mrs. Massy were the Godparents. The Baptism record shows Scholastique (Cray) born 01-13-1834, Baptism 1839-06-28, at Mendota, Father Olivier (Cray), Mother Sarah Mary Graham. Note: the name Cratte, Crate, Cray (likely the phonetic for Crête) were used throughout these records.; Gra-Crat, page 1-11.

    4. [S3] Book, History of Wabasha County, 1884, Francis Talbot et al, (H.H.Hill and Company, Chicago, Illinois, USA, Published 1884 (also see the 1920 book by Cooper)), "Oliver Cratte was sent to Ft. Snelling [Mendota] in 1828 where he remained until 1838"; Gra-Crat2, page 2-4.

    5. [S2] Baptism Records, St Peter's Church 1839-1858, Various Family Books., Pator, Mathias Loras, Bishop of Dubuque, Iowa. Baptism Register of St Raphael Cathedral, Dubuque, Iowa. Loras traveled to Mendota for a service at St Peters. Mr. & Mrs. Massy were the Godparents. The Baptism record shows Scholastique (Cray) born 01-13-1834, Baptism 1839-06-28, at Mendota, Father Olivier (Cray), Mother Sarah Mary Graham. Note: the name Cratte, Crate, Cray (likely the phonetic for Crête) were used throughout these records.; GRA1, page 1-3.

    6. [S32] MHS, "New Light on Old St Peter's and Early St Paul", MN History, Volume VIII, 1927, Minnesota Historical Society, (Published by Minnesota Historical Society, St Paul MN, 1927, page 27), GRA-BK1, Section 1., Gra-BK1, section 1, p 34.

    7. [S110] Vital Records, Minnesota, Compiler: State of Minnesota, USA, (Publisher: NEHGS - Online, 99-101 Newbury Street , Boston, MA), Ful- various., Marriage Record, Matt Timothy Fuller, Indexing Project M74631-8; LDS Source film #1319409; GRA-CRAT, p1-16.

    8. [S90] Census data for Oliver Cratte family, Compiler: US Federal & State Census Summary, (US Federal & State Census, Washington DC, 2008), GRA-CRAT2, Section 1., 1860: Ottawa, Le Sueur, Minnesota: Timothy Fuller 28 (b. NH) Farmer, Calista Fuller 26, Henry Fuller 6, Frank Fuller 3, Elizabeth Fuller 1/12.
      Note: Calista and all the children are noted 'Ind' indicating Native Indian, b. in MN.; Gra-Crat p1-74.

    9. [S6] Death and Burial Records, St Felix Church, Gra-Crat & Bui, in book., Died of Consumption; GRA-CRAT, p1-33.

    10. [S6] Death and Burial Records, St Felix Church, Gra-Crat & Bui, in book., There is no stone nor is there a plot #; GRA-CRAT, p1-33.

    11. [S32] MHS, "New Light on Old St Peter's and Early St Paul", MN History, Volume VIII, 1927, Minnesota Historical Society, (Published by Minnesota Historical Society, St Paul MN, 1927, page 27), GRA-BK1, Section 1., Page 43 states:
      "Since there was no minister in the country, Major Taliaferro frequently officiated as justice of the peace, and united many. Among those he married were Oliver Cratte and James Wells to daughters of Duncan Graham."; Gra-BK1, section 1, p 43.

    12. [S38] Marriage, Cratte Oliver, Graham Sarah, (Jan, 24, 1876), GRA-CRAT, p 1-59., The marriage was at St. Peter which is now Mendota and would have been in the Territory of Iowa at that time.; Gra-Crat, p 1-60.

    13. [S197] Newspaper Article, Wabasha Herald, (January 24, 1876), Gra-Crat,p59;Gra-Gra,p16., GRA-CRAT, page 1-59.