Lillian H. Branch

#3721, b. March 1858, d. 3 May 1941
     Lillian H. Branch was born in March 1858 Tuolumne County, California. Lillian and William J. Graves, son of William James Graves and Soledad Pico, were married October 1881 It is unclear whether they were married in Arizona Territory or California.1,2 Lillian H. Branch died 3 May 1941 , in San Francisco, San Francisco County, California at age 83.3
     ( Lelia on the 1860 census.) As of October 1881, her married name was Graves.

In the 1910 census, Lily is a Saleswoman in a Dry Goods Store. She, Solita, and William are living in a rooming house on Clancy Street, San Francisco. She is listed as having four children, three living.

In 1920, we find Lillian living with E Edwin Bultmann, Solita, and daughter, Barbara, in San Francisco.
She is a saleslady in a dry goods store.

In 1930, she, Solita, and Solita's family (Chris E Bultman, daughter Barbara), and living in Burlingame, San Mateo County. She is still a sales lady.

In 1940, she is living in San Francisco, with a live-in housekeeper, age 83.4

Children of Lillian and William

Last Edited=29 Oct 2019


  1. [S579] Mrs. Addis Storke, A Memorial and biographical history of the Counties of Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo and Ventura, California (Chicago: Lewis Publishing Co., 1891), P 655.
  2. [S589] Newspapers Publisher Extra, online, San Francisco Chronicle (San Francisco, California)
    11 Sep 1902, Thu, Page 4.
  3. [S35] State of California. California Death Index, 1940-1997, accessed from Lillian H Graves, b 30 Mar 1858, d 3 May 1941, San Francisco, Father's Surname: Branch.
  4. [S395], online, US Federal Population Schedules.