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Salem Pioneer Cemetery ~ Nila Mae Grimes ~ part of the Marion County Pioneer Cemeteries of Oregon
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Nila Mae Grimes
MAIDEN NAME: Parkhill AKA 1:  AKA 2:  AKA 3: 
BORN: 1 Nov 1894 DIED: 15 May 1967 BURIED: 18 May 1967
BIRTH PLACE:  Wisconsin
DEATH PLACE: Marion Co., Oregon

Name of father Fred Parkhill
Maiden name of mother Blanche Denney
1900 MN CENSUS - Nila Parkhill, age 5, b. Nov 1984 in Wisconsin, is enumerated with Fred, age 35, occupation mill sawer, b. Dec 1864 in New York, and his wife of 8 years, Blanche, age 30, mother of 4 children 3 of whom are living at the time of the census, b. Nov 1869 in Iowa, along with Day, age 7, b. Dec 1892 in Wisconsin, and Elizabeth, age 1, b. Dec 1898 in Wisconsin.

1910 WA CENSUS Nila Parkhill (15y, b Wisconsin) enumerated with parents Fred (45y, b New York, married 18 years, occupation carpenter) and Blanche (40y, b Iowa, mother of 4 children) and 3 siblings, Day (17y, b Wisconsin), Elizabeth (11y, b Wisconsin) and Pearl (8y, b Wisconsin)

1920 WA CENSUS Nila M. Grimes (25y, b Wisconsin) enumerated with husband Pearl B. (32y, b Nebraska, occupation laborer)

1930 OR CENSUS Nila M. Grimes (35y, b Wisconsin, widowed) and Doris M. Grimes (9y, b Oregon) listed as step-daughters in house of Fred A. Parkhill (65y, b New York, married at age 27y) and Blanche C. Parkhill (60y, b Iowa, married at age 22y)

1940 OR CENSUS Nila Grimes (45y, b Wisconsin, widowed, occupation housekeeper)


OSBH DC (1967 Marion co) #6995 Nila May Grimes, female, housewife, widowed, spouse Pearl; b 1 Nov 1894, Wisconsin; father Fred A. Parkhill; mother Blanche Denney; d 15 May 1967, Rt 4, Box 289, Salem, age 72y; lived in town 44y; bur Salem Pioneer; informant Mrs James F. Falk, daughter


Mrs Nila M. Grimes, 72, of Salem Rt 4, Box 289, died Monday at a Salem hospital. She had cancer. Mrs Grimes moved to Salem in 1918. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. Her husband Pearl B. Grimes died in 1927. Survivors include daughter Mrs James Falk, Salem; sisters Mrs Pearl C. Jones, Salem, and Mrs F. Elizabeth Bennett, Springfield; three grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. Funeral will be Thursday at 1:30 pm at Virgil T. Golden mortuary, Rev M.J. McPike officiating. Burial will be in Pioneer Cemetery.

Oregon Statesman, Tuesday, May 16, 1967, 13:3


Nila M. 
1894 - 1967 
(shares marker with Pearl B. Grimes)


OSBH DC (1967 Marion co) #6995
1900 MN CENSUS (Saint Louis Co., Duluth, ED 285, sheet 9A)

1910 WA CENSUS (Cowlitz Co, Owl Creek, ED 96, sheet 2B)

1920 WA CENSUS (Cowlitz Co, Woodland, ED 49, sheet 15A)

1930 OR CENSUS (Lincoln Co, Kernville, ED 17, sheet 3A)

1940 OR CENSUS (Marion Co, Salem, ED 24-59, sheet 61A)

OS, 16 May, 1967, 13:3


LOT: 491 SPACE: 2 SE N½ LONGITUDE: N 44 55.215' LATITUDE: W 123 02.856'

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