|Jewell County Kansas Queries|
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Topic: McDaniel, Levi(born 1830-Ohio)
From: Pam Gant firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Monday, June 30, 2003 11:54 PM
Searching for McDaniel, Levi(wife-Rachel) & children: Irving, Isaac, John L.,
and Lewis listed in the 1880 census in Ionia-Jewell Co., KS
From: Don Adams email@example.com
Date: Monday, May 19, 2003 08:49 PM
Looking for information on Stephen A. (b.1862/1863 NE) and Dora Ellen
Lyons-Dugger family who lived in Jewell County, KS in 1880s. Son Earl F. Dugger
was born there in 1888. The family moved to Colorado and lived for many years in
the area of Delta, CO.
Topic: Researching Taylor, Work, Bagley, Huckins, Evans and Slate Family
From: Jo Drake firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Friday, May 16, 2003 12:29 AM
I am researching my Taylor,Work,Bagley,Huckins,Evans and Slate family.I do have
pictures to share with anyone that is interested.I am also looking for someone
that can take pictures of some headstones in the Webber Cemetery of Perry B.
Taylor,David Taylor's headstone and Edna K. Work's headstone.Please email me at
email@example.com or post a reply here.
Topic: Isaac Gee, Clarinda J. Scriven - Gee history
From: Julie Gee firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Sunday, May 04, 2003 04:50 PM
I am looking for information on my great-great grandfather(Isaac Gee), his wife
(Clarinda J. Scriven) and children(Martha A. Gee, Mabel Gee, James W. Gee, and
Mathias Alva Gee). I have information that says my great-great grandfather Isaac
died in Jewell, Jewell County Kansas on January 4, 1912.
Mathias Alva Gee is my great grandfather, and I am interested in any info about
Thank you! Julie Gee
From: Susan Terzich email@example.com
Date: Friday, May 02, 2003 08:42 AM
Looking for info on Luke Dillon 1844-1928 and daughter Edith Beeman 1868-1958 of
Topic: Atlas of Jewell County by
Gillen & Davy 1884
From: Jim Keikkala firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Tuesday, April 29, 2003 05:01 PM
Recently I inherited an Atlas of Jewell County published by Gillen & Davy for
1884. The Atlas includes a map for each township with the name of the property
At this point I'm not sure how rare is this information but I would be happy
make it available to those interested.
My great grandfather, Clarence LaRue Emery, born in Morrison, Stark County,
Illinois, homesteaded in Grant Township, Jewell County, Kansas in 1872. His
brother-in-law Louis S. Chandler settled there at the same time. Chas E. Murphy
accompanied them to Kansas and settled there as well.
Clarence LaRue Emery's father Cyrus Parker Emery (my great, great grandfather)
settled in Sinclair Township during the same period. Another son, Cyrus Francis
Emery settled there on an adjacent acreage.
I would welcome any information readers to this forum might have on my family
and would be happy to reciprocate.
Jim (Emery) Keikkala
From: Lillian Towner email@example.com
Date: Tuesday, June 17, 2003 12:07 PM
I would be interested to know if a R. A. Jones owned any land in or around
Calvin about 1880.
From: Dee Scott firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Sunday, September 12, 2004 01:12 PM
Please let me know how I can obtain these records for my Myers family in Kansas
during this time. Please contact me at email@example.com. Thanks Dee
From: Rob Swinson firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2007 08:23 AM
I am looking for farm owner(s) GOURLEY, John and/or Thomas, in Ezbon Township in
early 1880s. Also, COPPOCK, Alvin and Laura, and HOWARD, William and Elmina -
both couples had farms near Webber in Jackson Township, Jewell Co., KS.
Topic: Wolfe, Death/burial/obit record lookup
From: Lillian Towner email@example.com
Date: Friday, April 25, 2003 01:33 PM
I am wondering if any one would look up the death record/obit for Daniel S.
Wolfe and his 2 wives 1st Rebecca C.(Cameron)Wolfe died 1882
2nd Rebecca Culvy Wolfe died 1902
I believe all are buried in Jewell county Possibly Wallace Cemetery
Topic: Sophronia Jones and John Kelley
From: Carole Hammond firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Tuesday, April 22, 2003 11:14 PM
John R. Kelley married widow Sophronia Jones married in Ohio, Jewell Co., KS in
1881. They had at least one child, Nellie May Kelley, b. Oct. 1882.
What became of the daughter Nellie Kelley? Her mother, the daughter of Henry
Jones, died in 1919 in Formosa, Jewell Co.
Does Nellie's death or marriage show up in Jewell County records?
Thanks, Carole in Portland, OR
Topic: Rachel Stipe Gant-Born June 11, 1839
From: Pam Gant email@example.com
Date: Wednesday, April 09, 2003 12:15 AM
Looking for the death of Rachel Stipe Gant Born June 11, 1839. Last location
1875 census Republic Co., KS with her seven children. Spouse Harvey Gant, who is
living alone in the 1880 census. Please help if you can.
From: Sherry Loew firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Thursday, March 13, 2003 08:48 AM
I'm looking for information on Nixon family, originally
from Pa. William W. Nixon had a daughter Irma. Any help
would be appreciated.
Topic: Dispatch, Ks/DeBey Surname
From: Tony DeBey email@example.com
Date: Thursday, February 13, 2003 04:41 PM
Looking for info/map showing Dispatch as a city/t__own in South West Jewell Co.
Info on surname DeBey that moved to Dispatch area in 1870/1871.
From: Ardie Grimes firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Thursday, February 13, 2003 11:40 PM
Dispatch Post Office was established 29 Oct 1891 and discontinued 14 July 1904
in SMITH county. The first postmaster was Peter Dolphin.
From: Ardie Grimes email@example.com
Date: Thursday, February 13, 2003 11:45 PM
It looks like its right inside the Smith County line.
for map see
Content Date: 1895
Copyright Date: 1888
Corporate Author: Rand, McNally & Co.
Publisher: Rand, McNally & Co.
Size: 48 x 66 cm (18.9 x 26 inches)
Call Number: 1895-0003
Topic: Applebee Jewell Kansas
From: C. Duane Patton firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Thursday, February 06, 2003 10:51 AM
Seeking more info of Henry Applebee b.1829 in OH, d 1904 m. 2nd wife Lucreita
Ann Perkins b.20 Jul 1844 NY, she died 11 Mar 1879 Jewell Co. KS. At least one
child Jessie Stuart Applebee, b. 3 Mar 1879, adopted by her aunt, Adeline
(Perkins)and her husband Samuel Hinkley PattonABQ@hotmail.com
Topic: Jenkins in Browns Creek Twp
From: Brenda O'Brein email@example.com
Date: Sunday, February 02, 2003 06:32 PM
I am trying to find info on Osborn Jenkins born 1835 in WV died in Jewel county
KS. sometime shorlty after 1879. His wifes name was Mary. They had the following
children; Ellen Crouch (stepdaughter) Alice, Nettie, George, Bell, Angeline,
Maggie, Dora. Any info would be greatly appreciated. Thank you Brenda
From: Mary Grether firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Friday, January 31, 2003 12:48 PM
I am researching an accident, my dad was severly burned about 1954 1955, he was
a lineman for REA, I don't know all the details, but I know he was in the
hospital for a very long time., I also would like to find out where or how tio
get school records too. Thanks beforehand any info. Mary
From: John Loper email@example.com
Date: Sunday, January 05, 2003 03:03 AM
John Welch was listed in the 1880 census in athens township and Jewell county.
His wife is Harriet_______. Children are george, charles, eva, clara, albert,
frank. obviously i need harriet's last name, dob,dod. Also need Father John's
dob, dod. What I am hoping for is to find one of the descendents that were alive
in 1930 so I can check the the 1930 census or even better if there are
descendents still living in your town now. any help would be greatly appreciated
From: Darla Mader firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Friday, January 03, 2003 10:57 PM
I am looking for descendants of Ernest Chilcott, a teacher born 1/5/1906 and
died 11/11/1994 in Mankato, Jewell, KS. His wife was Burnette McMichael Chilcott
born in 1902 and also died in Mankato, Jewell, KS.
I believe they had a daughter born in 1930, Barbara Ilene Chilcott, and I would
like to know if there were any other siblings and if they are living.
Burnette McMichael Chilcott's grandmother was my great great grandmother and I
am looking for info on the family.
Any help would be appreciated!
From: Diana Gildner email@example.com updated 3/5/2009
Date: Friday, January 03, 2003 09:03 PM
After 1879- I'm looking for marriage records for Noah Gildner. Also death record
for his wife. They had two children Maude and Arthur.
Actually any information about his parents, John & Mary Gildner and their
children would be appreciated
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