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Queries for the period beginning 24 August 2001

Query Surnames: Benson

Date: 22 December 2001

Query: Can you please see what other info is available for : Benson, Anna Bell 105-V1. Would appreciate as we know she was still living in Dec of 2000 but not in good health, and we can no longer locate her in Miami CO.

Rochelle Phillips McoxMic@aol.com

Response: From Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol I, p 105, Jingo Cemetery, 14 miles south of Louisburg, KS, Row 2A: Lot 1A - Benson, Anna Belle 31 Jan 1913 - [no date]; Benson, Edwin 26 Jun 1910 - 25 Aug 1980. Lot 2A - Benson, Mary A. 1875-1933; Benson, John F. 1870-1960; Benson, Cecil V. 1905-1951 son.

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames: Lindsey

Date: 20 December 2001

Query: Could you check for more information on: Vol I p180 for Oscar Lindsey.

Ian Heath Virgul5@aol.com

Response: From Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol I, p 180, Rockville Cemetery, Sugar Creek Township, Lot 17, owner J. D. Linsey: Lundsey, John 14 Aug 1808 - 17 Mar 1874; Lindsey, Mary P. d 5 Apr 1879 age 74y 3m wife of J.; Lindsey, Oscar Apr 1888 - Oct 1888; Lindsey, Sarah L. d 7 Nov 1873 age 26y 3m 17d wife of J.T. Lindsey.

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames: Shoemaker

Date: 19 December 2001

Query: I am looking for information on a Mary Shoemaker. She was my great grandmother's sister. Maiden name of foulk, faulk or fulk and I believe was born in pennsylvania in the mid 1800's. I located a Mary Shoemaker in V1, 635 V3. don't know if this is the same one or not. I know my grandmother's sister lived at 415 Chestnut St in Osawatomie in 1941.

Chuck Vickrey cvickrey@775.net

Response: From Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol III, p 635, Sharon Cemetery, Coldwater Township, Cass Co., MO, alphabetical list of names (no rows, no lot numbers): Shoemaker, L.W. 1851-1943; Shoemaker, Mary wife of L.W. 1857-1928.

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames: Gillett, White

Date: 18 December 2001

Query: I would like information from Cemetery Records for Miami Co., KS for the following people: V3 p432 Theadore C. Gillett, Jennie Gillett, Eddie D. Gillett. V3 p640 Katie White, John H. White, Joel N. White, Henry White, Iris White, J. N. White, La Vaun J. White, Lizzie Kearns, Mary D. White, Minerva White, Ossie D. White, Walter E. White. V3 p660 Maynard White, Maye White, Mildred Lane-White

Desiree Desikazoo@aol.com

Response: From Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol III, p 432, Paola Cemetery, Oak Grove Addition, North half, Section II, Row 22, Lot 287: Gillett, Eddie son of T.C. and Jennie Gillett b 21 Aug 1878 d 16 Jul 1880.

p 640, Sharon Cemetery, Coldwater Township, Cass Co., MO, alphabetical list of names (no rows, no lot numbers): White, Henry 1832-1926; White, Iris 1886-1961; White, J. Harlow 1862-1942; White, Joel N. 1843-1926; White, John H. 1889-1922; White, Kate 1872-1962; White, LaVaun J. 1915-1955; White, Lizzie Kearns 1885-1906; White, Mary E. 1846-1903; White, Mary M. dau of J.N. and M.E. b 15 Oct 185- d 6 Jan 1889; White, Minerva 1837-1920; White, Ossie D. 1917-1970; White, Walter E. 1867-1932.

p 660, Rockville Cemetery, Sugar Creek Township, Lot 11: White, Mildred Lane 1920-[blank]; White, Maynard E. 1926-1986. Lot A2E: White Maye 1903-1985.

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames: Rouse

Date: 15 December 2001

Query: Looking for dates of birth and death for the following people said to be buried in the Stanton Cemetery: John W. Rouse 223-V1; Lenora Rouse 223-V1. Lenora Burney Rouses' mother was Laura Ella Maupin.

William Albertson maupinreunion@par1.net

Response: From Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol I, p 223, Stanton Cemetery, Stanton, KS, Row 6: Lot 93 - Rouse, Alpha 1886-1945; Lot 94 - Rouse, Leonora 1867-1936; Lot 95 - Rouse, John W. 1859-1935. Outside of the cemetery are two graves: Rebecca Jane wife of Geo. W. Rouse d 27 Jun 1874 age 51y 1m 12; and a marker with the letters G.W.R.

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames: Hamlin

Date: 15 December 2001

Query: I need a look-up for the cemetery dates on a Hamlin family. I found them in the cemetery index book for Miami Co., KS on the interent. They are all in 618 - V3. Names are A. C. Hamlin, Josie Hamilin, Charles D. Hamilin and Abbie Hamlin.

Desiree Desikazoo@aol.com

Response: From Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol III, p 618, Sharon Cemetery, Cass Co., MO. Alphabetical listing of names, no lot numbers, no row numbers. Hamlin, Abbie Ruth wife of Charles 6 Jan 1891 - 1972; Hamlin, A.C. 1863-1937; Hamlin, Charles D. 1885-1966; Hamlin, Josie 1867-1924.

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames: Knepp

Date: 10 December 2001

Query: Could you please send information on the WWI Draft registration for Knepp's (110), specifically A.R. Knepp and Henry Alexander Knepp?

Stephanie (Knepp) Sauls stephanie.sauls@wichita.edu

Response: Information from World War I Draft Registration Cards, Miami County, Kansas, as abstracted and indexed by Patricia Merrill Hollingsworth. p 110:

"Henry Alexander Knepp, Age 21, b Sept. 2 1895 in Louisburg, KS; employed as farmer by A.R. Knepp in Miami Twp., Miami Co., KS; married with wife and 3 children. Medium height, slender, gray eyes, dark brown hair. Home address R#2, Drexel, KS."

"George Reid Knepp, age 24, b. July 4, 1892 in Louisburg, KS; farmer; married with wife and child. Medium height, slander[sic] build, light blue eyes, light brown hair. Home address R#3, LaCygne, KS."

"Edward Franklin Knepp, age 18, b. Apr. 28, 1900; employed by father E.F. Knepp, in Middle Creek Twp., R#4, Louisburg, KS. Medium height, slender build, blue eyes, brown hair. Home address R#4, Louisburg, KS."

"Walter S. Knepp, age 37, b. Nov 27, 1881; employed farming; nearest relative - Mrs. Alice P. Knepp, R#1, Louisburg, KS. Medium height, slender build, blue eyes, black hair. Home address R#1, Louisburg, KS."

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames: Day, Sharp, Ullock

Date: 22 November 2001

Query: Could you please look up: Sharp, John, and Frances E. pg 528, vol 3; Ullock, Thomas pg 221, vol1 (&Jane Ullock, if there); Day, John D., and Lorana pg 230, vol 1

Sharon Boltz shabol@aol.com

Response: From Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol I, p 221, Stanton Cemtery, Row 5: Lot 64 - Ullock, Thomas 14 Apr 1812 - 3 Jan 1890; Lot 65 - plain marker no name; Lots 66-68 vacant; Lot 69 - plain marker no name. Lots 64-69 shown as a group in the book.

Vol I, p 229, Stanton Cemtery, Row 11: Lot 24 - Day, Jay M. 1823-1889; Lot 25 - Day, Beersheba 1836-1901; Lot 26 - Day, Elmira d 6 Nov 1866 age 8y 5m; Lot 27 - Day, John d 21 Oct 1870 age 11m 7d. Vol I, p 230, Stanton Cemtery, Row 11: Lot 28 - Day, Alice d 11 Jul 1861 age 11m 18d dau of John D. and Lorana Day; Lot 29 - Day, Cora d 26 Sep 1871 age 3y 5m 15d dau of John D. and Lorana Day; Lot 30 - Day, Henry d 31 Jun 1889; Lot 31 - Day, John D. d 31 Mar 1892 age 63y 20d; Lot 31 - Day, Lorana d 22 Jan 1892 age 58y 10m wife of John D.; Lot 32 - Day, Elmira 6 Jun 1858 - 6 Nov 1866 dau of J. D. and L.

Vol III, p 528, Paloa Cemetery, Elmwood Addition, North Half, Section II, Row 22, Lot 122: Sharp, John 1836-1918; Sharp, Frances E. 1837-1917 his wife.

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames: Hickman

Date: 20 November 2001

Query: Could you send me information on Charles Hickman, p.89 of the WW 1 draft Registration.

Terry J. Hickman tjh10@hotmail.com

Response: Information from World War I Draft Registration Cards, Miami County, Kansas, as abstracted and indexed by Patricia Merrill Hollingsworth. p 89 "Charles Hickman, age 29, b. May 27, 1888 in Mansfield, Neb.(?); farmer; married with wife. Tall, medium build, gray eyes, light hair. Home address R#2, Paola, KS."

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames: Bryant

Date: 16 November 2001

Query: Will you please look up for these individuals for me? Bryant: Hannah 42-V2; George 42-V2; Matilda 42-V2

Shirley Hampton RoamRose@aol.com

Response: From Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol 2, p 42, Old Hillsdale Cemetery, Rows 15 and 16, no lot number: Bryant, Hannah 1826-1912; Bryant, Matilda 1856-1914; Bryant, George 1858-1884.

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames: Cooper

Date: 13 November 2001

Query: I would appreciate it very much if you could tell me what is recorded regarding the following: Cooper: Anna M. 177-V3; Mary 475, 476-V3; May 264-V3; 475-V3

David Ziegler DZiegler@ReedSmith.com

Response: From Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol 3, p 177, Osawatomie Cemetery, Row 29 [no lot numbers]: Cooper, Charlotte L. 11 Oct 1888 - 13 Apr 1977; Cooper, Anna M. 25 Nov 1869 - 26 Nov 1946.

Vol 3, p 264, Osawatomie Cemetery, Row 23 [no lot numbers] - Cooper, May 27 Oct 1869 - 6 May 1970.

Vol 3, p 475, Paola Cemetery, Oak Grove Addition, Southern half, Section II, Row 14, Lot 233: Cooper, Roy F. 2 Nov 1899 - 28 Feb 1908 son of G.E. and May Cooper; Cooper, infant daughter b 15 Oct 1900 [no death date]; Cooper, George E. 8 Aug 1865 - 13 Jun 1919.

Vol 3, pp 475-6, Paola Cemetery, Oak Grove Addition, Southern half, Section II, Row 15, Lot 233: Cooper, Francis 8 Sep 1834 - 18 Sep 1901; Cooper, Mary 25 Jun 1844 - 27 Nov 1888 wife of Francis Cooper; Cooper, Willie d 11 Apr 1866 age 22d son of Francis and Mary Cooper buried at Stanton, KS.

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames: Pennock

Date: 4 November 2001

Query: I'd like to request a look-up in the book Cemeteries of Miami County, Kansas, Volume 3 for the following: Pennock: Chester C. p. 224; Chester W. p. 163; Edward p. 567; Grace p. 26; Joyce A. p. 224;Nathan T. p. 26

Yolanda Lifter ylifter@juno.com

Response: From Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol III, p 26, Elmdale Cemetery, Row 2 [list of names, no lot numbers]: Pennock, Nathan T. 1875-1927; Pennock, Grace dau 1900-1953; Weyer, Mae Pennock Mother 1876-1965. p 163, Osawatomie Cemtery, Row 1 [list of names, no lot numbers]: Cookran, Ruth N Pennock Mother 12 Jul 1900 - 11 Jan 1988; Pennock, Chester W. Father 21 Feb 1895 - 12 Feb 1948 WW I. p 224, Row 28 [list of names, no lot numbers]: Pennock, Joyce A. 19 Dec 1933 - [no date of death]; Pennock, Chester C. 21 Aug 1929 - 5 Apr 1980 married 19 Aug 1951. p 567, Paola Cemetery, Oak Grove Addition, unmarked graves, lot 196: Pennock, Edward [no data].

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames:

Date: 21 October 2001

Query: Please send me the cemetery information on Liggett: Elizabeth J. 599-V3, Ella May 364-V3, Homer J. 599-V3, Joseph A. 364-V3, Mary A. 599-V3, William J. 599-V3

Janice jmehringer@email.msn.com

Response: From Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol III, p 364, Paola Cemetery, North Addition I, Section I, South half, Row 51, Lot 264: Liggett, Joseph A. 1870-1936; Liggett, Ella May 1874-1954.

Vol II, p 598-9, Glenwild Cemetery (West Line, Cass Co, MO), West Acre (Job Addition), alphabetical list of names, no row or lot numbers: Ligget, Carrie 1892-1979; Liggett, Homer J. 1888 - 8 Jan 1939; Liggett, Elizabeth J. 1858-1936; Liggett, Mary A. 1885-1946; Liggett, William J. 1856-1934.

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames: Fletcher

Date: 20 October 2001

Query: I am interested in the Fletcher family. At this time my main interest is Benjamin F. Fletcher, but I do not know his wife or children. Fletcher: Benjamin 461-V3; Benjamin F. 460-V3; Charles H. 390-V3; child 564-V3; Elizabeth 461-V3; Elizabeth J. 460-V3; G. R. (Ray) 238-V3; J. V. 390-V3; L. V. 390-V3; Margaret 461-V3; Margaret E. 460-V3; Norma L. 238-V3; Robert L. 460-V3, 461-V3; William E. 460-V3, 461-V3

Gayle gayle1@wheatstate.com

Response: From Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol III, p 238, Osawatomie Cemetery, Row 18 [no lot number]: Fletcher, G.R. Ray 22 July 1913 - 6 Feb 1985; Fletcher, Norma L. 17 Jun 1920 - [no date of death].

p 390, Paola Cemetery, East Addition, Southern Half, Row 7, Lot 45: Fletcher, Charles H. 1910-1916 son of J.V and L.V. Fletcher.

p 460-461, Paola Cemetery, Oak Grove, Southern Half, Row 33 and row 35, Lot 128 [the two pages reference the same lot, same burials, from different rows]: Fletcher Benjamin F. father 1827-1901; Fletcher, Margaret E. mother 1855-1938; Fletcher, Robert L. 1889-1917; Fletcher, William E. 1865-1924; Fletcher, Elizabeth J. 1891-19??.

p 564, Paola Cemetery, Oak Grove, unmarked grave lot 128, Fletcher, child no dates.

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames: Reed

Date: 17 October 2001

Query: Could you check these three people out for me in your book? Reed, Allie C. 88-V2; Reed, Jasper 176-V1; Reed, Jasper 96-V2

Bertha Hood fhood@dellepro.com

Response: From Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol I, p 175-177, Reed Cemetery, near Louisburg, KS, Middlecreek Twp NW S1 T17 R24. Original owner of land Farlow Reed, Sr. Section A: grave 6 - Reed, Clarence 24 May 1898 - 1969 son of John Reed and Ellen. Section B: grave 9 - Reed Cyrus B. (Bert) 19 Jul 1880 - 26 Jul 1880 son of Jasper and Addie; grave 10 - Reed, twin daughters born dead 9 Nov 1869 dau of H.A. and L.; grave 11 - Reed, son d 1866, Reed, dau d May 1867 children of Farlow Reed and Mary; grave 12 - Reed, Mary 5 Apr 1826 - 24 Apr 1867 wife of Farlow Reed Sr., Reed, Farlow, Sr. 8 May 1816 - 25 Mar 1896; grave 13 Reed, John 27 Aug 1844 - 22 Dec 1909, Reed Ellen Jan 1873 - 24 Mar 1932; grave 14 - Reed, John Oliver 1899-1956 son of John and Ellen; grave 15 - Reed James A. d 21 Mar 1867 age 27d son of M and O Reed; grave 16 - Reed, Clarence d 18 Sep 1873 age 2y 8m 20d son of M and O; grave 17 - Reed, Jasper N. 12 Dec 1876 - 23 Jul 1878 son of M.R. and L.H.; grave 18 - Reed, Luella 19 Mar 1883 - 21 Jan 1885 dau of M.R. and L.H.; grave 19 - Weedman baby; grave 20 - Weedman baby child of Chas. Weedman and Josephine Reed; grave 21, 22, 23 - children of Mary Reed and Robert Johnston: Johnston, William Henry 15 Dec 1877 - 5 Jan 1878, Johnston, Nadaine 4 Jul 1880 - 4 Feb 1882, Johnston, Naomi Louise 22 Aug 1900 - 11 Jan 1901; grave 24 - Weedman, Jasper N d 1 Feb 1884 age 1y son of H.L. and C.A.; grave 25 - Weedman, Nellie child of H.L and C.A.

Vol II, p 88, Old Louisburg Cemetery, Row 3, lot C93: Reed, J.M. (James) 1840-1917; Reed, Orrell C. his wife 1842-1917. lot C113: Reed, Allie C. 1869-1894.

Vol II, p 96, Old Louisburg Cemetery, Row 9, lot 357: Reed, Jasper A. 1849-1917; Reed, Addie wife 1855-1923; Reed, Ralph 1896-1983; Reed, Laura 1902 - [no death information] married 18 Feb 1925.

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames: Ewbank

Date: 9 October 2001

Query: Family Histories and Stories of Miami County, Kansas [Vol I] Ewbank: Agnes Jane 96; Ann Klump 162; Cora Lillian 162; Florence Markley 162; Maggie Eisele 162+p, 249; Mary Ann Adkinson 162; Mathew, Jr. 162; Matthew 162+p, 249; Maud Easter 249+p, 250+p; Maude E. 162+p; May Atkinson 96; May Elma Protzman 306; Robert 306; Thomas 96; Thomas C. 162; Thomas E. 162

Sharon K Haennelt shaen@jps.net

Response: From Family Histories and Stories of Miami Co, KS, Vol I, p 96, family history of William Barkis submitted by Gladys Barkis Walters. Approximately 6 column inches. Agnes Jane Ewbank (d 14 May 1950, daughter of Thomas Ewbank and Mary Atkinson) married 19 May 1896 to William Morton Barkis (b 29 Jul 1862, d 11 Nov 1931, son of William Barkis and Susan Vandiver [dau of John Vandiver and Anne Voris]), had 3 children - Howard N. (drown age 19), Gertrude (m Leon Hardin, no children), J. Allen (b 18 Feb 1897; d 1985 Masonic Home, Wichita, KS; m 17 Jun 1926 at Paola, KS, to Naomi Jane Lay).

p 162, family history of Matthew and Maggie Eisele Ewbank submitted by Howard Mannen. Approximately 7 column inches including photo. Matthew Ewbank (b 22 Jan 1859 Paw Paw, IN; d 30 Mar 1942 Paola, KS; son of Thomas E. Ewbank and Mary Adkinson) m 7 Oct 1879 Paola, KS to Maggie Eisele (b 6 Mar 1859, Lewis Co, NY; d 15 May 1927 Paola, KS; dau of Christopher Eisele and Margaret Kebhardt). Children: Maude E. (13 Apr 1884 - 6 Jun 1985; m 17 Apr 1906 Stanton Twp to Robert Irvin Mannen), Coral Lillian (1 Nov 1885 - 5 Apr 1889), Thomas C. (13 Jun 1888 - 15 Jul 1972; m Ann Klump); Matthew Jr. (2 Feb 1891 - 15 Dec 1954; m 2 Feb 1912 to Florence Markley).

p 249, family history of Robert Irvin Mannen submitted by Howard Mannen. Approximately 4 column inches. photo shows Maude Easter Ewbank. Robert Irvin Mannen (b 7 Aug 1871 Stanton Twp, d 14 Jan 1934, son of William Ervin Mannen and Jennie Kirk) m 17 Apr 1906 to Maude Easter Ewbank (b 13 Apr 1884 Paola, KS, d 6 Jun 1985, dau of Matthew Ewbank and Maggie Eisele). Children: Lucile (b 5 Jan 1907, d 1 Apr 1986, m 25 Apr 1930 to Claude Christie); Wilbur Ervin (b 26 Oct 1908, d 27 Mar 1976, m 5 Sep 1936 to Margorie Russell); Howard Mannen (b 4 Oct 1914, m 9 Jun 1935 to Exchol Elsie Perry).

p 250, family history of William E. Mannen submitted by Howard Mannen. Approximately 8 column inches including photo. William E. Mannen (b 10 Dec 1827 KY) m 24 Dec 1862 to Jennie Kirk (b 3 May 1845, dau of Robert Kirk and Jane of Scotland). Children: Ida May (adopted, b 27 Sep 1868, m 25 Sep 1889 to John Sharp); Robert Irvin (b 7 Aug 1871, d 14 Jan 1934, m 17 Apr 1906 to Maud Ewbank); Leila Grace (b 28 Aug 1873, d 15 Jan 1965, m 1903 to Walter Kershner); Arthur Henry (b 5 Apr 1876, d 19 Jan 1963); William Wallace (b 11 Apr 1878, d 19 Jan 1963); Jesse F. (b 19 Jul 1880, d 1 Aug 1911, m 11 Oct 1905 to Nettie Miller); James D. (b 28 May 1883, d 2 May 1911).

p 306, family history of Absalom and Lucretia Protzman submitted by Mrs. Marie Fisher Duncan. Approximately 7 column inches including photo. Abaslom Napoleon Protzman (b 16 Jun 1873 Indianapolis, IN; d 14 Jan 1926 Hillsdale, KS; son of Ezra Protzman and Catherine Weaver) 1st m 28 Dec 1859 Tuscola, IL to Lucretia Adaline Noel (b 30 Mar 1841, Lockport, IL; d 10 Aug 1880 Hillsdale, KS; dau of Mitchell Noel and Alma Webb). Childern: Henry Allen; Albert Arthur; May Elma (m Robert Ewbank); Minnie Iola (m Daniel Aul); Jackie Noel; Grant Dale (m Laura M. Perkins); Brightie. 2nd m to Sarah Jestice (d 13 May 1910). 3rd m to Nettie B. Trowbridge.

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames:

Date: 3 October 2001

Query: Please check "Cemeteries of Miami County Kansas" for the following names: Callie Craig 17-V2; John H. McDonald, 628-V3; John T. McDonald, 265-V3; Mary McDonald 628-V3; Mary Ann McDonald 109-V1

Susie Chabak scfoxton@hotmail.com

Response: From Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol I, p 109, Jingo Cemetery, Row 7, Lot 43: McDonald, Sam 31 Jul 1860 - 16 Oct 1912; McDonald, Mary Anna 17 Jul 1860 [single date, no indication of birth or death]; McDonald, Etta 1890 - 1895. Row 7, Lot 44: McDonald Manda 1 Jun 1852 - 13 Jul 1897 wife of John; McDonald, John T. 3 Apr 1839 - 26 Oct 1925.

Vol II, p 17, Bucyrus Cemetery, Section 3, Lot 53: Craig, Lee "father" 1858-1920; Craig, Callie "mother" 1864-1937.

Vol III, p 265, Osawatomie Cemetery, Row 24 [no lot numbers]: McDonald, John T. 27 May 1909 - 5 Apr 1969.

Vol III, p 628, Sharon Cemetery, Cass Co, MO, alphabetical listing no row or lot numbers: McDonald, Essex 22 Feb 1888 - 26 Oct 1909; McDonald, John H. 1873 - 1949; McDonald, LaVerna 1872-1957; McDonald, Mary wife of Robert 19 Aug 1862 - 4 Aug 1946; McDonald, Robert 14 Jun 1865 - 9 Jan 1946.

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames:

Date: 25 September 2001

Query: I am researching the Sheridan family of Miami Co. - info on the the following people would be greatly appreciated - Bernard James Sheridan, Clover Peter Sheridan, William T. Sheridan, Mary Ann Sheridan Scanlan, and Grace Sheridan Flaherty. Thank you for any help you can give me.

Cheryl McLafferty Grey cmcgrey@zbzoom.net

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Query Surnames: Beuter

Date: 16 September 2001

Query: Nicholas L. Beuter, Paola, Miami Co. who was killed Civil War in 1864. Was a County Commissioner in 1861. Wife's name was Sarah E. Any information appreciated as to maiden name of wife and names of any children.

Cathy Banning ccbanning@aol.com

Response: From Mimai County Genealogy Society Quarterly, Vol. 10, No. 4, p 18. Query from Stephen Lilly was researching Capt. Beuter and his wife Sarah Ann Bryan(t) who later married J.T. Haughty.

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames:

Date: 11 September 2001

Query: Please send me the cemetery information on McGee, Edward 130-V2; McGee, Eliza A. 130-V2. I am also looking for the Miami County death record information on Dollar, Lizzie 188.

Janice mehringer@msn.com

Response: From Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol II, p 130, Pleasant Valley Cemetery, Row 10, Lot 31: McGee, Edward 1843-19--; McGee, Eliza A. wife, mother 1842-1922.

Information from Vital Records of Miami County, Kansas, as abstracted and indexed by Patricia Merrill Hollingsworth. Deaths. "03 Dec 1910 Lizzie Dollar, female, no age listed, married, no birthplace or length of residency, American; died in Paola, Miami Co., KS of burns; interred 06 Dec 1910 in Paola, KS by R.M. Johnson undertaker of Paola, KS. Return by J.F. Koogler, Paola, KS."

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames:

Date: 4 September 2001

Query: Would you please do a lookup for my grgrandmother in the Cemetaries of Miami Co Kansas Book: Mary Selvidge 309 V3

Pat Ptlng3@aol.com

Response: From Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol III, p 309, Paola Cemetery, North Addition I, Section I, North Half, Row 2, Lot 7: Selvidge, Mary 1878-1965.

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames:

Date: 3 September 2001

Query: I would very much appreciate the details of the following listings in Cemeteries of Miami County, Kansas: Lowe, J. J. 401-V3; Lowe, Peter 401-V3; Lowe, Jacob 162-V2; Lowe, William 162-V2

Mary Ann Kettler Mulford hmulford@go-concepts.com

Response: From Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol II, p 162, St. Mary's Cemetery, Louisburg, Row 4, Lot A 24: lot owner - Jacob Lowe; Lowe, William d 29 June 1899 native of Ireland; McNally, James b Co. Armagh, Ireland, 1 Aug 1800, d Middle Creek Township 10 Oct 1902 came to America 1822, Marine in Mexican War on U.S. Frigate Mississippi, came to Paola KS 1855.

Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol III, p 401, Paola Cemetery, Oak Grove Addition, North Half, Row 8, Lot 27: Lowe, J. J. d 19 Dec 1898 age 39y 2m 19d. Lot 28: Lowe, Peter b Darmstadt, Germany 11 Oct 1831, d 5 Dec 1889; Lowe, Naomi J. West wife of Peter Lowe b Madison Co, IL, 26 Feb 1835, d 12 Apr 1910.

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames: Beebe

Date: 1 September 2001

Query: I am searching for details of the following cemetery records entry: Beebe, Frances A. 186-V3

Darrell Grant ndg@home.com

Response: From Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol III, p 186, Osawatomie Cemetery, Row 9 [no lot number]: Beebe, Frances A. 1884-1974; Beebe, John H. 1884-1970; Beebe, Ada May 1892-1960; Beebe, William L. 1887-1974. The first two individuals and the last two individuals were listed as a group of two.

Sean Furniss

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Query Surnames: Boone

Date: 29 August 2001

Query: Will you please look in Volume 3 page 217 for a William Boone?

Ann Douillard BEDSETC@prodigy.net

Response: From Cemeteries of Miami Co, KS, Vol III, p 217, Osawatomie Cemetery, Row 14 [no lot numbers]: Boone, Mae M. 29 Sep 1899 - [no date of death shown]; Boone, William R. 14 Dec 1898 - 4 Sep 1985.

Sean Furniss

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