Joseph Grange Updegraff

M, (12 May 1915 - 8 December 1982)
     Joseph Grange Updegraff was born on 12 May 1915 at Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Nelson Stevens Updegraff and Lauretta Mussina Grange. Joseph Grange Updegraff married, at age 20, Katherine Hendricks, age 17, daughter of Harold Hendricks and Anna Stowe, on Wednesday, 9 October 1935 at Norristown, Norriton Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.2 Joseph Grange Updegraff died on 8 December 1982 at age 67 years, 6 months and 26 days.1
     He was employed as a motion picture projectionist. As of circa 1970, Joseph Grange Updegraff lived at 208 East 3rd Street, Lansdale, Pennsylvania.

Children of Joseph Grange Updegraff and Katherine Hendricks

Last Edited=24 Jun 2004


  1. [S151] Social Security Death Index, RootsWeb online, at (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. JOSEPH UPDEGRAFF, birth listed as 12 May 1915, died listed as Dec 1982, issued in the State of Pennsylvania. Last residence Lansdale, Montgomery, PA, last benefit Lansdale, Montgomery, PA. Accessed 24 Jun 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-60.