Philip M Graves

#2304, b. February 1847, d. 4 August 1923
Father*John Pinkard Graves b. 17 May 1824, d. 14 Sep 1910
Mother*Maria Glover b. 21 May 1827, d. 7 Oct 1895
     Philip M Graves was born in February 1847 Missouri. He was the son of John Pinkard Graves and Maria Glover. Philip and Ida Salina Milster were married 12 October 1871 Marion County, Oregon.1 Philip M Graves died 4 August 1923, in Denby, Clackamas County, Oregon at age 76 years and 6 months.2
     He served Philip M Graves filed for a pension from the Civil War on 13 Oct 1913. His widow, Ida, filed for a widow's pension on 29 Sept 1923.
The service is indicated as "C Oregon Oregon Inf" Oregon.3

Ida Salina Milster born March 13 1856 Silverton, Oregon; died January 31, 1945 at Canby, Clackamas County, Oregon; married October 12, 1871 Salem, Oregon to Philip M Graves of Molalla, Oregon, son of John (Jack) and Maria Glover Graves, born 1847 in Missouri; died in August 1923 at Canby, Oregon. Parents of six (6) children.
Mr Graves enlisted in the Civil War and was stationed at Steilacoom, Washington. He removed to Eastern Washington near the state line not far from Moscow, Idaho. Returned to Clackamas County and resided at Macksburg at the time of his death at Canby, Oregon where he was killed by a speeding car.

Children of Philip and Ida

Last Edited=15 Jan 2019


  1. [S220] Western States Marriage Index, online, p 557. Hereinafter cited as Western States Marriage Index.
  2. [S131] Oregon Death Index, 1903-98, online
  3. [S395], online, U.S., Civil War Pension Index: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934 for Philip M Graves.