I am trying to find any information on my Grandmothers family from Saline County in
Kansas. My Mothers name is Barbara Robinson. Her mothers name is Mildred Henrietta Kerns. She was born in Salina the city Saline County on 08-28-08. She had a sister
Hazel Marquerite born 8-22-1906. Their Mothers name was Zenith Carter. Birth date listed 12-27-1889. Her husband was Henry Benjamin Kerns who was born 12-9-1884. The parents of Zenith
Carter had seperated when the children were still very young and was never heard from. The girls (Zenith) never new him. Grandma Carter (no name) took in boarders to help support her children.
She lived on a dry creek and Hazel and Mildred loved going to her house to play. Zenith has been very hard to find anything and I have been looking for Months.
Anything that you could do I would surely appreciate.
Spencer D. Ryals
Jan. 13, 2004
I wish to correspond with families of George W Wilson and his wife
Mary Elizabeth Wilson who were early settlers of Saline county KS.They were from the Wheeling West Virginia area.
Jan. 24, 2004
Wishing to correspond with descendants the Wilson brothers of Saline county. They are James M and Ross L Wilson of Salina, Dr. R.C. Wilson of McPherson, George W of Assaria . They were sons of early settler George W. and Mary Elizabeth Wilson.
Jan. 25, 2004
I am looking for information about the Jonathan Darlin family who were residents of Spring Creek, Saline County, in 1857. This is according to a monograph bill of sale for for land purchased from Thadeus (sic) Meeker and Sarah J. Meeker, and registered with E. Pafter (sic) Register of Deeds. Thank you
Jan. 28, 2004
Looking for information On David BURRALL (BURRELL) he opened a cheese factory with a Mr.
WILLIAMS around 1880-1900..not sure of the years...made fine longhorn cheese. David BURRALL I
believe was also postmaster at one time. Looking for any and all information on him and his family.Thank
you in advance
Phyllis Burral- Lopez
March 13, 2004
Major Fred M. Weil, Born in Salina in 1880. Attended military school there. Was an army major. Died In Spokane
Washington in 1959. Trying to find out who his parents were. Any info would greatly appreciated.
March 24, 2004
Need info about Good Shephard High School in Salina, in existance around 1920. Was it a Church School- boarding school and would records / year books be available at this late date? Any help would be appreciated.
Sept. 29, 2004
I am trying to find information about my great-grandfather's family. Carroll Dunham Armstrong had 5 children all born in Salina, KS, I believe, but I am hoping to learn who his brothers, sisters and parents were. C.D. and his oldest son, Carroll William Armstrong, were both doctors. Any
leads would be appreciated.
Oct. 2, 2004
Looking for information on John A.(Alonzo) Nutter (1849-before 1920), m. Laura A Deweese and they were living in Salina, Saline, Kansas in 1910. Issue: Josiah Nathan, Della Mae, Winnie, and John Alva Nutter). Laura is living with dau. in Los Angeles in 1920, so I'm speculating that John died in Salina sometime between 1910 and 1920, and she moved in with her daughter.
Rex L. Nutter
Oct. 2, 2004
Trying to find decendents of the Hauserman families of Clay , Davis (now Geary), Dickinson, and Saline counties. My maternal grandmother was Elpha Louisa "Stites" Hauserman and was married to Clarence Hauserman of Longford and Clifton, Kansas. His brothers and sisters in order of apparent birth are as follows: Emma (abt. 1877), Amale "Mollie" (abt. 1878), Albert F. (12/07/1880), Lewis (1/6/1883), Agnes (Feb 1885), Oscar (Jan 1888), Henry R. (Apr 1890), Caroline "Carrie" (Oct 1892), Nellie (Jul 1894), then Clarence (12/27/1897), and possibly a Lillian (abt. 1913). Clarence's father was John Ludwig (1/21/1840). John Ludwig's brothers and sisters are as follows in apparent order of birth. Frederick (1829), August Martin (11/11/1831), then John Ludwig, then Louis (5/27/1842), and Adolph (11/14/1848). In addition there was one sister. Her name was Sophia or Christina or both. When she came to USA (abt. 1872) she had a daughter (possibly Emma) born abt. 1860. In what order she came in the brother line I do not know. I do know that in 1874 she was living either in Geary, Clay, or Riley county of Kansas. Any help with this would certainly be appreciated and anything I have is yours for the asking.
Dennis J. Wallace of Salina, KS
Mar. 31, 2005
I am looking for a death record or obituary of James Wesley Hicks, born approx.
1930, died after 1990, most likely near Salina Kansas.
July 19, 2005
My name is Laurie Davis. I'm living with my elderly mother, Joyce Johnson Davis, in Washington State and we're trying to learn more about her family. My great grandparents lived in Saline County, Kansas, and I am just beginning to research their geneology. I would be greatful for any information you can find or direct me to regarding Swan Johnson and Hattie Polheim Johnson both were born in Sweden. Year of
immigration is unknown. The actual farm site: Hedville, KS near: Salina, Kansas. I know my grandfather Ben Johnson was born on the Saline County farm in 1900 so the records would be from at least that time and possibly before.
Thank you for your time & interest.
Aug. 23, 2005
I am trying to get records for a Juan A. Orozco that was born in Salina, KS in 1924 and lived there until about 1939. I believe he may have resided at 522 N. 4th St., Salina, KS with his parents Espiridion Orozco and Rosa Acosta. If you can help me with any information, I would really appreciate it. Thanks,
Mariana L. Hanna, Esq.
Sept. 29, 2005
I'm looking for info on a Marion Morris. He lived in Salina, Saline Co. Kansas from 1920 till his death in 1953. Had 4 daughters. Born in Alabama from a large family of 14. Might some of the Morris's in Salina be related. I would like to know his brothers or sisters name. Who are his parents. I heard he was the oldest man in Salina.
We are looking for a family history of Laura Kasiah married to Noah Gross. They have a son
Charles Gross who was born in Salina KS. They moved to Missouri after 1910+- Laura and Noah
Gross married in 1909; Noah Gross Born Jun-1853;Laura Kasiah Gross born Jul-1889;
Charles Gross born 03-Dec-1909 In Salina KS
Nov. 28, 2005
I am looking for Mcphails from this area. I believe that Donald, Duncan, John and George are probably brothers. George Mcphail ( the son of Donald) Married a Myra Odell ? I believe she may have married Georges uncle George prior to getting with him.
Charles Reed Jr.
Dec. 13, 2005
Looking for anything on the Kansas National Guard that was formed from the CCC camps in the area. My father was a member of the CCC that later ended up being the 94th Infantry Division.
I am also looking for a possible marriage and Divorce papers for him in this area. The Divorce was sometime late 1945-mid 1946 in Salinas, no children known.
Name: Leonard Eric/k Sundahl b 11/26/1921 Born: Nebraska. Thanks!
Dec. 19, 2005
I am researching my Saline County ancestors: Isaac Newton Bailey, his wife Margaret Bohan Bailey, their son Virgil M. Bailey, and his wife Aletha Bailey. All are buried in the Gypsum Hill Cemetery along with Margaret's parents Martin Bohan and Margaret Wirth Bohan. Listed in Virgil's May 15 1986 obit is a living nephew Alfred West. Im trying to locate Mr.West. Isaac was my granddad's brother.
988 Reynolds Road
Chepachet, Rhode Island 02814
Dec. 30, 2005
I am looking for info on Edger C. White who lived in Salina, Saline County, KS in 1930. They were in Marshall County before that. I believe that he was a railroad worker.
Feb. 4, 2006
Looking for data on CCC camps in the Salina area, Saline County, Kansas.
My father was in the Civilian Conservation Corps from about 1938 - 1941 until it became part of the Kansas National Guard and then the 94th Infantry Division. He was married while in Kansas and then divorced in 1945/6. I would like to find anything on his marriage & divorce.
I do not know the name of the woman, just that it was in Kansas and probably in Salina.
His name : Leonard Erick Sundahl b 11/26/1921 in Carroll Wayne County Nebraska.
March 9, 2006
Looking for information on Edward Lewis Wilder who died around 1917 in Salina.
He was married to Amelia Shipe.
April 12, 2006
I am looking for any information about my great-great grandparents Thomas
and Jane (Gogarty) Mullen who moved to Brookville, Saline County around 1869.
Thomas was a section boss for the railroad and he co-founded Terra Cotta, KS with a Mr.
Simpson of Lawrence, KS. Thomas and Jane had 8 children including John, James, Mary
Jane, Catherine, Margaret, Ella, Frank, and Ed. Also looking for info on James and Mary
Gogart, parents of Jane who may have settled in Solomon. Thomas Mullen and Bryan
Gogarty are buried in the Catholic cemetery at Brookville.
June 11, 2006
Looking for decendents or relatives of K.C. Boedecker (b. abt 1931), Mother, Janet Wineland
Musgrove (died 1996). Last known address Salina, Saline County. I believe K.C. owned a liquor store in Salina. I have family history and photos going back to John Wineland m. Matilda Jane Pearse who lived in Osbourne County, that I would like to return to a family member.
July 6, 2006
I am looking for the death cemetery records for the following two people: Clyde Allen Webster and Daisey Earlene Webster who were both born and died in Cambria, Saline county, Kansas between 1929 and 1936. Any information would be greatly appreciated,
Aug. 17, 2006
I am trying to find the exact birth date for Rex B. Quinn probably born in 1935 in Saline County possible in Salina. Need also his parents/grandparents names. Any information on this Quinn family would be greatly appreciated. I would love to correspond with family members or other researchers. Barb in KS
Sept. 1, 2006
Looking for info on William & America Sedbrook.....1880 and later time frame
Nov. 3, 2006
I am trying to gather any information I can on the Schindler family who moved to Salina
and Newton Kansas in the late 1880's early 1900's. Fred Schindler born 2 oct 1869 in PA
lived and worked in Greely and Salina according to census records. Lived on Gypsum
Ave. His mother MC Schindler born in 1838 also lived there and is burried in the
Gypsum Hill Cemetery. I am missing information on the siblings August, Amelia, John
H., Mary, Henry, Adolph F. and Charles A. Schindler. Any information you may have on
the Schindlers from Salina Kansas would be appreciated