Logan County Colorado Pioneers

James H. Gruer, 9 North 49 West

James H. Gruer served in D, 64th Illinois Infantry, filed for an invalid pension in Illinois in 1890, and Ella C. filed for a widow pension in Colorado in 1929.
In 1900 Cass County, Illinois, James born Feb 1845 in Illiniois, with Ellen married 20 years, Daisy 18, and Cleveland 16.
In 1910 Chase County, Nebraska, "Cenland is 62, with Ellen 54, and Cleveland 26, all born in Illinois, both men painters.
1914 Wauneta, Nebraska "James H. Gruer and wife left on Wed. with team and wagon for Fleming, Colo., near which town he has a homestead."

James proved up two quarters in 22, 9N 49W in 1916.
In 1920 Sterling, James is 71, with S. Ellen 64, both born in ILlinois.

James 1848-1929 is buried in Sterling # 56897238, with Ellen S. (Colins) Gruer 1855-1939.
He died in Fall River County, South Dakota.

Cleveland Clarence Gruer registered for WWI in Fleming, Colorado, a painter, born January 27, 1884.
William Vinzant and Lulu L. Vinzant divorced in 1923 in Phillips County.

Cleveland C. Gruer married Lulu L. Vinzant August 12, 1924, recorded in Boulder County.
Lulu L. Vinzant and William Vinzant divorced in 1933 in Kit Carson County.

In 1940 Sterling, C.C. is 56, a painter, with Lula, 42.
Lula 1896-1949 is buried in Elwood, Nebraska # 14494703. Cleveland 1884-1956 is buried in Sterling # 55145183.
So is Daisy 1882-1972


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