Bourbon County Kansas Queries

 

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Queries May. - June 1998

Archer, Chambers, Charboneau, Davis, Gambill, Gish, Glauner, Harrison, Hill, Holeman, McCollum, McCorkle, Patterson, Rucker, Rule, Scott, Simpson, Swan, Van Buskirk, Ward, Wilson


Author: Lloyd Halgunseth
Subject: McCollum
Date: 06/25/1998
 
Email: wa6zzj@northlink.com
Mailing address (optional):
3069 Indian Meadow Dr.
Prescott, AZ 86301

Query: I am trying to find the parents of Charles McCollum who was born in Fort Scott, KS 3/27/1881. His fathers name was Joseph, but I am looking for his mothers maiden name.



Author: Amanda Sefton
Subject: Archer, Robert Green and Harriet Cearnal`
Date: 06/24/1998
 
Email: ASe9694427@aol.com
Mailing address (optional):

Query:
Interested in corresponding with
descendants of Robert and Harriet Archer.
Need a picture of this couple if possible...

Thanks for helping
Author: Terris 'Terry' C. Howard
Subject: WILSON
Date: 06/20/1998
 
Email: tch6535@aol.com

Query: Researching the Wilson families from McLean County, Illinois that came to Bourbon County, Kansas. Aristarchus and Marion Stacy WILSON are mentioned in Cutler's History of Kansas for Mapleton. Mahlon Stacy WILSON, their father, and Susannah EPLEY, their mother, are buried near Xenia, Franklin Township. If you have any information, please contatc me.

Author: Lucinda Wales
Subject: GISH
Date: 06/17/1998
 
Email: lucindaw@pe.net
Mailing address (optional):

Query: Thomas & Charlotta GISH, moved from Bourbon County to Harper County c1880.

Author: Susan B. Rule
Subject: DAVIS
Date: 06/16/1998
 
Email: sbrule@hotmail.com
Mailing address (optional):

Query: Mrs. JESSIE DAVIS GAMBILL (b. 31 Aut. 1879, IL)of Ft. Scott, Ks. married Dempsey K. Rule 1906 in Pawnee County, Ok. Looking for information on the DAVIS family. Jessie's father probably DAVID C. DAVIS, mother Aldilda Jane SHIELDS Davis.

Author: Susan B. Rule
Subject: RULE
Date: 06/16/1998
 
Email: sbrule@hotmail.com
Mailing address (optional):

Query: Looking for information on RULE family which lived in in Barton Co., MO and Bourbon Co., KS.

Elizabeth Fisher RULE (wife of Dempsey K. Rule Sr) died about 1880-1891. Looking for her death record, burial.

Dempsey K. Rule, Jr. married Mrs. Jessie Davis Gambill of Ft. Scott in 1906. Looking for information on GAMBILL family

Author: Susan B. Rule
Subject: GAMBILL
Date: 06/16/1998
 
Email: sbrule@hotmail.com
Mailing address (optional):

Query: Mrs. Jessie Matilda Davis Gambill of Ft. Scott, KS married Dempsey K. Rule in 1906, Pawnee Co., OK.

Looking for information on the Gambill family. Husband may have been D. J. Gambill (listed as ex-union officer of Ft. Scott) or John Allen Gambill.
Author: Lori
Subject: Holeman
Date: 06/15/1998
 
Email: prouty@bluebonnet.net
Mailing address (optional):

Query: Trying to find children of Stephen and/or Uriah Holeman. These were sons of Daniel Holeman, 1808-1892. If anyone has access to 1900 Bourbon co. census, I'd really appreciate a lookup of these two names.

Author: Lelia Chase Hoube
Subject:  Harrison
Date: 06/11/1998
 
Email: ahoube@ibm.net
Mailing address (optional):
2545 Timberlane Dr, York, PA 17404
Query:
Philander Harrison died before 1900. wife: Martha June, Ch: Moses, Haskell, Landon, Ethel, Earl. Born in TN
Author: Susie Meyer
Subject: Glauner
Date: 06/08/1998
 
Email: dsmeyer@alaska.net
Mailing address (optional):

Query: I am researching the Glauner family that should have been living in Ft. Scott, after the civil war. Benjamin, wife Sarah, and several children. He was a guard at the fort. I blieve they left around 1880.

Author: Rhonda Paladino
Subject: Charboneau
Date: 06/03/1998
 
Email: Ronda@Paladino.com
Mailing address (optional):

Query:I am looking for any information on my grandfathers Emil Charboneau, John Charboneau, or Louis Charboneau. Emil B-July 3 1898 Death- August 1986.His parents are John and Tennessee Charboneau. I have no information on them. Any information will be greatly appriciated.

Author: Ellen Blunk
Subject: Patterson
Date: 06/01/1998
 
Email: eblunk@yahoo.com
Mailing address (optional):

Query: Looking for any info on Florence & Mark Patterson. May have lived in Fulton around 1887. Three children, Roy, Earl, & Audrey.

Author: Angella Anderson
Subject: Simpson
Date: 06/01/1998
 
Email: aanders2@uiuc.edu
Mailing address (optional): PO Box 268, Tolono, IL 61880

Query:Trying to find info. on Walter Darrell Simpson, b. 1898 in Ft. Scott. Talk about a baby brother who died in a house fire, but I cannot find anything. Walter Darrell's father was George Morris Simpson, b. Hume, KS, but cannot find a Hume, KS. could it be misspelled? Any info. appreciated.

Author: 
Subject: RE: Simpson
Date: 06/02/1998
 
Email: eblunk@yahoo.com
Mailing address (optional):

Query: There is a Hume Missouri located within a mile or two of the Kansas state line. this could be the Hume you are looking
for.

Author: Patsy Michaud
Subject: Hill
Date: 05/31/1998
 
Email: QUWR22B@prodigy.com
Mailing address (optional): 1364 York Ave., Ca–on City, CO 81212

Query: I am seeking more information about the family of my great-grandmother, Minnie Mae HILL, b. 15 Nov 1877 in Mapleton, Bourbon Co., KS. She was the daughter of John Wesley HILL, d. 1908 in (I believe) Mapleton or Ft. Scott, KS, and Elvira J. Dwyer, d. 1887 in Bourbon Co., KS. Did Minnie have siblings? Does anyone have further information about her parents, John Wesley Hill and Elvira Dwyer? Minnie married Neosho Nelson Crawford 10 June 1895, and they lived in and around the Kansas City (MO AND KS) area in their later lives. Any information on these families would be greatly appreciated.

Author: Betty McCorkle O'Donnell
Subject: McCorkle, Harvey Hart & John
Date: 05/27/1998
 
Email: bettysmail@fea.net
Mailing address 3171-D Via Vista, Laguna Hills, CA 92653

Query: Would like to find names of Harvey H. parents, and tie him to John McCorkle who immigrated from Ireland in late 1700's. Harvey lived in Ft. Scott 1800's.

Author: Brenda Wickham Noble
Subject: Van Buskirk
Date: 05/27/1998
 
Email: cnoble@ptw.com
Mailing address (optional):41011 177th St. East, Lancaster, CA 93535

Query:Looking for relatives of Goldie
VAN BUSKIRK probably from Ft. Scott area. date of birth 1896. Married to Claude CRAIG.

Author: Marcia Bickel
Subject: Chambers
Date: 05/19/1998
 
Email: lbickel@cyberlodge.com
Mailing address (optional):

Query: I am searching for a James Alexander Chambers (b. 1835) and his wife Caroline Wright Norman (b. 1838). They are fron Kentucky and they settled in Bourbon County, Kansas.
Their children were: John Thomas, Edward E.,James, Lewis, Wesley, Charles, Emma W.,
Martha A., Minnie, Electra I., Nellie, Caroline, Malinda Elizabeth, and Henry Harvey. If any of knows of this family I would be very interested. Thanks!

Author: Jean Trigg
Subject: Ward
Date: 05/18/1998
 
Email: dandjtrigg@juno.com
Mailing address (optional):

Query:Bourbon County, Kansas. Seeking information on parents of Mary Frances WARD married 25 September 1881, Bourbon County, KS, Charles Richard Lehman NUZUM. She died 14 August 1890 at Glendale, Bourbon, KS.

Author: Jerry Proctor
Subject: Rucker
Date: 05/18/1998
 
Email: jerrypro@ix.netcom.com
Mailing address (optional):3733 OroBlanco Dr.#203 Colorado Springs,CO 80917

Query:I am searching for any information on any of the RUCKERS that resided in the Fort Scott area of Bourbon County,KS during the 1800's.I am decended through the 1859 marriage of John O.Chambers to Sarah Francis Rucker.Thanks much for any help.

Author: Kristina Weiss
Subject: SCOTT
Date: 05/07/1998
 
Email: kweiss@bizzwire.com
Mailing address 15214 NE 8th ST #G4 Bellevue WA 98007
Query:Need any info about F.M Scott b.? IA ? He was in the FT Scott area as the story went in 1885 as my Gmother, Dolcenia Belle Scott or (Dulcena)? was born in KS on May 21,1885. Also info on FM's wife who is unknown and other childern.
F.M. may be a nickname or initial's for his given name.Have no idea how long in FT Scott or KS they remained.Dolcenia And F.M have been very elusive. A mystery for sure.Any info you may have will be a blessing Thank you for your time. Kristina

Author: Walter Sanford Stanley
Subject: Minnie Swan
Date: 05/02/1998
 
Email: standmz@aol.com
Mailing address (optional):790 Laurel Ave. Highland Park, IL. 60035

Query: Born in Ft. Scott, KS. on Aug.21, 1876. Daughter of Charles Swan/Evetta Amanda Merwin. Married Sanford T. Stanley (my grandfather) on Nov. 6, 1897 in Loami, IL. 62661. Sanford died in Chicago, IL. on June 4, 1939. Minnie died in Cook County, IL. on Oct 12, 1951. Like to find out about brothers and sisters, if any! Or any other Swan family information.

 


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