Williams, LeRoy Cecil
B: 12-11-1891
D: 03-30-1947
M: Mary Florence Grumbo b. 04-17-1905 d. 1996, source: 1910 Indian Census, Drayton, ND

FN: David Andrew Williams
MN: Cristabel Green

Children of LeRoy Williams and Mary Florence Grumbo:

Doris Brougham (step daughter of LeRoy's)

Cecil L. Williams

Bernice Willliams

Ramona Williams

Peter H. M. Luvaas (stepson of LeRoy's). Source: family records


Mary Florence Grumbo was also known as "Flo" and was a full-blooded Chippewa Indian.

The original family name for Flo's family was Grandbois which means: Big Woods. This family history can be traced as far back as the 1600's.

FN: George Grandbois
MN: Della Grandbois


Essays by Humboldt Students that show the name Grumbo:

The Lively Set - by Kathy Jerome (1972)

Eva Gardner - Pioneer - by Louis Jerome (1971)

Pembina High School Graduates

Alyce Grumbo graduated from Pembina High School, 1923

William Grumbo graduated from Pembina High School, 1962


Information from:

Marvin Williams "MJ Williams" <whistleinthewind@hotmail.com> 12/12/02 whose website is at: www.geocities.com/whistleinthewind2/