Harry Francis Updegraff

M, (15 April 1921 - 27 November 2002)
     Harry Francis Updegraff was born on 15 April 1921 at Union City, Randolph County, Indiana.1 He was the son of Harry Francis Updegraff and Hester F. Swart. Harry Francis Updegraff married, at age 19, Wilma J. Baker, age 18, daughter of John E. Baker and Belva Seeley, on Saturday, 8 March 1941 at Elwood, Madison County, Indiana.2 Harry Francis Updegraff died on 27 November 2002 at age 81 years, 7 months and 12 days.1
     He was a mail carrier for the United States Post Office for 35 years and delivered fire trucks for Ford Motor Company in 1988. He in the military from 26 Dec 1941 till 16 Mar 1946. As of circa 1988, Harry Francis Updegraff lived at RFD 2, Box 65, Elwood, Indiana.

Children of Harry Francis Updegraff and Wilma J. Baker

Last Edited=30 Aug 2006


  1. [S151] Social Security Death Index, RootsWeb online, at http://ssdi.rootsweb.com (Baltimore, Maryland: U.S. Social Security Administration, January 2004 update). The SSDI component of RootsWeb online is drawn from the Social Security Death Benefits Index of the U.S. Social Security Administration. HARRY F UPDEGRAFF, birth listed as 15 Apr 1921, died listed as 27 Nov 2002 (V), issued in the State of Indiana. Last residence Greenfield, Hancock, IN, last benefit (none specified). Accessed 7 May 2004.
  2. [S15] June (Shaull) Lutz, History of the Op Den Graef / Updegraff Family (Grand Rapids, Michigan; 1433 Elderwood Ct. N.W.: J. S. Lutz, 1988), p. U-39.