Gradeless Publication List
Genealogy & Local History

Most of these titles are no longer available in print.
Much of the material has been moved to the Internet
Please write before ordering any materials as some
may be available from a local historical society.
Some Family Histories are still available

Most material is now posted in a similar form on the
Genealogical Society of Whitley County or the
Whitely County Historical Society websites.
Email Questions you may have.

INDEX TO TOWNS 1876: Shows all Indiana Towns, Railroad Stations & Post Offices from the 1876 Atlas of Indiana. 4O pages soft cover. $8 Postpaid.

INDEX TO TOWNS, TOWNSHIPS AND COUNTIES - 1876: Contains the above work plus a Township index and County index with townships and towns. Print size is reduced 5O%. 4O pages soft cover. $8 postpaid.

INDEX TO NELLIE RILEY RABER'S WHITLEY COUNTY OBITUARIES 1858-191O: An index to obituaries abstracted by Mrs. Raber from Columbia City Whitley County Indiana newspapers from 1858 to 191O. Shows the name of the newspapers and date(s) of the obituary. Includes index of persons conducting the service and index of surnames mentioned in obituaries. Fully cross referenced. Many references to individuals from surrounding counties of Allen, Huntington, Kosciusko, Noble and Wabash. 1O6 pages soft cover. $17 postpaid.

WHITLEY COUNTY OBITUARY ABSTRACTS: For those without access to the original obituaries which are housed in the County Clerk's office in Columbia City, Indiana; a copy of Mrs. Raber's abstracts of Whitley County Indiana obituaries are available. Send name and date of obituary and a self addressed stamped business envelope; Send a donation of $3.OO for the first person's obituary abstract and $1.00 for each additional person's obituary abstract. Send requests to Obituary Abstracts, Dr. Donald Gradeless. 1402 Eeast 225 South, Winona Lake, IN 46764-2041. Please allow two weeks, longer during summer vacation. For faster service send the donation with your request to the Whitley County Historical Society, 108 West Jefferson Street, Columbia City, Indiana 46725

INDEX TO THE 1882 HISTORY OF WHITLEY COUNTY INDIANA: A complete everyname fully cross referenced index to the 1882 History of Whitley County Indiana by Blanchard and Goodspeed. Note: This work was also published as the Combined History of Whitley and Noble Co. by Blanchard and Goodspeed in 1882) 76 pages soft cover. $12 postpaid. check the GSWC or the WCHS websites.

LANDOWNERS OF WHITLEY COUNTY INDIANA 1862: Based on the 1862 plat map of Whitley County, Indiana. Everyname index shows owner's name, township, section, and size of each parcel. A reproduction of the 1862 map is included. 49 pages soft cover. $8 Postpaid. Check the GSWC or the WCHS websites.

THE MORT FAMILY IN AMERICA: VOLUME I: The first 1OO pages of the researched history of the Mort families in America. Contains biographical sketches, family histories, and source documents on all known branches of the Mort family. 1OO pages & 28 page Everyname index, soft cover. $15 Postpaid. Check the Mort Family Website.

THE SIMISON REPORT: A chart of the SIMISON, LUCAS, and WRIGLEY families of Kosciusko County, Indiana. Each one is an original computer printout. You will be sent the latest version. If you are related to this family send your data (which will be returned) with order and it will be incorporated into the report before your copy is printed. (2-1988 Computer Dot-Matrix Printout remaining) $15 -- Long Gone but check the Simison Family Website.

INDEX TO IMAGES OF WHITLEY COUNTY: 1992. Index to persons, topics, events, locations appearing in the 1992 Images of Whitley County Indiana. 16 pages. $5.00 Postpaid. Long Gone - Check the GSWC or the WCHS websites.

THORNCREEK'S ETERNITY CITIES by Nellie Riley Raber. Tombstone readings from the 4 main cemeteries of Thorncreek Township, Whitley Co. Indiana. The Gradeless, Hively, Egolf and Stough Cemeteries. The original 1960's copy has been retyped, proofed and reindexed. Copies available for libraries and researchers. $12.00 Postpaid. For simple listings check the GSWC or the WCHS websites.

Single tombstone readings available: Send name and date or cemetery and a self addressed stamped business envelope; $3.OO for the first person's cemetery abstract and $0.25 for each additional person's cemetery abstract. Send requests to Cemetery Abstracts, Dr. Donald Gradeless 1402 Eeast 225 South, Winona Lake, IN 46764-2041. Please allow two weeks, longer during summer vacation. For simple listings check the GSWC or the WCHS websites. For faster service send the donation with your request to the Whitley County Historical Society, 108 West Jefferson Street, Columbia City, Indiana 46725.

CONCORD CEMETERY by Nellie M. Raber and Christobel Hazel. Tombstone readings and family notes on the Concord Cemetery, Smith Township, Whitley Co. Indiana. The original 1960's copy has been retyped, proofed and reindexed. Copies available for libraries and researchers. $8.00 Postpaid. For simple listings check the GSWC or the WCHS websites.

Single tombstone readings available: Send name and date or cemetery and a self addressed stamped business envelope; $3.OO for the first person's cemetery abstract and $0.25 for each additional person's cemetery abstract. Send requests to Cemetery Abstracts, Dr. Donald Gradeless 1402 Eeast 225 South, Winona Lake, IN 46764-2041. Please allow two weeks, longer during summer vacation. For simple listings check the GSWC or the WCHS websites. For faster service send the donation with your request to the Whitley County Historical Society, 108 West Jefferson Street, Columbia City, Indiana 46725

ANCESTORS, RELATIVES AND DESCENDANTS OF NATHANIEL GRADELESS -- VOLUME I: Nathaniel Gradeless and William Grayless. brothers who were born in Maryland, served in the War of 1812 and moved with their families from Fayette Co. Ohio to Allen County (now Whitley County) Indiana in 1836, along with other family branches. Every name Index, 113 pages loose-leaf. $17 postpaid. Currently only a very few copies remain and are stored away.

THE GRAYLESS / GRADELESS FAMILY REGISTER 1743-1993. 1993. 412 pages listing all the known persons and relationships of the Grayless-Gradeless families. 8,000 Entrie. To see the current index click: Index. 6x9" Hardbound. $35.00 Postpaid. Only the known desceandants up to 1993 are included. (about 5,000 individuals with over 8,000 variations in names for the index was known in 1993. If you are connected to the family please write. If you are a family member and would like multiple copies please write or email DrG@execpc.com.

GEORGE ROGERS CLARK ABSTRACTS: Index to the George Rogers Clark Papers. For those without access to the original papers at the Virginia Archives, Microfilms or the Microfiche copies of the Abstracts, or access to the Internet location, Individual abstracts are available. Send name and number of the document you wish an abstract of and an addressed stamped business envelope; $2.OO for the first abstract, $1.00 for abstracts 2-5, and then 50 for each one after the 5th. Send requests to Clark Abstract. Dr. Donald Gradeless, 1402 Eeast 225 South, Winona Lake, IN 46764-2041. Please allow two weeks, longer during summer vacation.


ORDERING INFORMATION
Please Email or write before ordering and you will be advised
on where to send for the few remaining in print volumes
Cash with order. Checks payable to Donald Gradeless.
Libraries and Institutions using purchase orders add $3 for invoicing & handling.

Donald Gradeless, 1402 East 225 South, Winona Lake, IN 46590-2041

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