Bourbon County Kansas Queries

 

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Queries Mar. - Apr. 1998

Barnes, ?Barnesville cemetery, Black, Bell, Bowell, Bowers, Brewster, Bruce, Burns, Caler, Clover, Coyan, Deane, Deming, Hagans, Hammond, Harshbarger, Heaton, Hiatt, Hoskins, Hurst, Jennings, Kesner, Locke, Martin, McCamish, McGrew, Moyer, Peck, Rader, Robinson, Routh, Runyon, St. James, Shriver, Simpson, Spring, Stafford, Thomas, Tannehill, Towles, Typer, Willard, Willett, Witt

Author: Jody Thomson
Subject: RE: Tannehill
Date: 04/30/1998
 
Email:
Mailing address (optional):

Query: I am especially interested in one of Alfred and Nancy Tannehill's sons: Jessie Tannehill m. Matilda McKenney in Washington Co., AR. They had children James D. Tannehill b. 1858 AR, Florence b. 1860 AR, Caledonia b. 1866 KS, Lewry b. 1868 KS.

Author: Cheryl Villigan
Subject: DEMING
Date: 04/29/1998
 
Email: villigan@sprintmail.com
Mailing address (optional): 5207 - 170 Place SW, Lynnwood, WA 98037

Query: Looking for death certificate, obituary, will, or death notice for Alonzo Decalvis DEMING, born 1804 in Vermont, died 23 Sept. 1856 in Fort Scott, Bourbon county. I am trying to establish that he is the father of Alonzo Deming, born 3 Sept. 1842 in NY. Thanks for any and all leads.

Author: Jeannie-ology
Subject: Brewster
Date: 04/29/1998
 
Email: JKillickbr@aol.com
Query: BREWSTER, AMOS N. was in Bourbon County at the time of the 1860 Federal Census with a wife and a 1 year-old daughter. I'm looking for any information about them after 1860. AMOS N. is son of ELLET BRUSTER of NY, who d. in Barry County, MI, in 1851.
Thanks for any help!
Author: Merlin D. Campbell
Subject: KESNER, Bourbon County, abt. 1864 to abt. 1880's
Date: 04/28/1998
 
Email: DorMer@aol.com
Mailing address (optional): 744 Yellowstone Drive, Vacaville, CA 95687-3430

Query: Searching for any information on my GGGrandparents in Bourbon County:
KESNER, Simeon, b 1836, WV, m COFFELT, Nancy, b 1838, IN
Children:
Harriet b 1858, IL
John Henry b 8 Aug 1862, IL (my GGrandfather)
George b 1866, Bourbon County,KS
Mary (or Molly), b 1868, Bourbon Co. KS
Margaret b 1871, Dallas Co., MO
James b 1872, Dallas Co.,MO
Charles b 1875, Bourbon Co., KS
Robert b 1878, Bourbon Co., KS
Any information or help would be greatly appreciated! Thank you very much.
Merlin D. Campbell

Author: Robert Bruce
Subject: Bruce, Deane, Hammond, McGrew, Runyon
Date: 04/28/1998
 
Email: rbruce@sirius.com
Mailing address (optional):

Query:

Author: Joy Coyan
Subject: Coyan
Date: 04/22/1998
 
Email: jemco@zoomnet.net
Mailing address (optional):

Query: William Coyan and his wife, Elizabeth Jackson moved to Bourbon County ca the 1870's. Childrens names were William James, George, Hugh John, Robert, Jackson and daughter Mary Ann Garrett who lived in Iowa. William and Elizabeth were born in Pa., lived in Ohio a number of years, then Iowa and finally settled in the Mapleton area. Hoping to find others researching this family. Will gladly share info.
Author: Joyce (Routh) Willhoit
Subject: Routh
Date: 04/21/1998
 
Email: willhoit@sound.net
Mailing address (optional): 4500 N. Askew, Kansas City, MO 64117

Query: I am searching for ROUTH descendents in Bourbon CO. Francis "Marion" ROUTH (1849-1923), son of John C. ROUTH (1827-1873) and Mary SMITH (1830-1907) and Amanda Jane ROBBINS (1854-1886), dau of William ROBBINS and Sarah Catherine FLETCHER. Marion and Amanda had eight children: John W. ROUTH (1871-1953). Landen "Pete" ROUTH (1872-1937). Charles E. ROUTH (1873-1932). Ida ROUTH (1877-1944). Elizabeth L. ROUTH (1878-1939). James A. ROUTH (d. 1880). Jacob ROUTH (1883-1954). James Proctor DRAKE (1886-1974), adopted last name changed from ROUTH to DRAKE. After Amanda's death, Marion m. 2. Frances May MILLER (1862-1955) and they had seven children: Bert E. ROUTH 1889-1974). Alma ROUTH (1890-?). Walter ROUTH (1891-?). Clyde ROUTH (1893-?). Howard ROUTH(1894-1946). Hobert ROUTH (1897-1918). Elsie ROUTH (1899-?). Any information on these families would be greatly appreicated.

Author: Nora Hiatt
Subject: TOWLES/McCAMISH/HIATT
Date: 04/17/1998
 
Email: Norahiatt@Sprintmail.com
Mailing address (optional): Nora Hiatt
5919 South I Street, Tacoma, WA 98408-3440
Query:
Looking for Dan TOWLES who resided in Fulton KS in 1952. Also looking for Arthur TOWLES
who was living in FT Scott. I believe they are the children of Marsha McCAMISH who married Robert TOWLES. They were in attendance of Marsha's sister Josie HIATT's
funeral and listed as out of town relatives.

Any help appreciated.

Author: Burna K. Jamieson
Subject: BELL; BOWELL
Date: 04/17/1998
 
Email: Burnas@Tracy.com
Mailing address (optional):

Query: I am looking for descendants of John S. BELL and his son Uriah. John, born abt 1842 in Fayette Co., PA, moved to Green Co., WI, in abt 1847 with his mother Catherine and step-father Thos. Alexander BOWELL. John moved to/near Ft. Scott, Bourbon Co., KS abt 1880, & was living there in 1912 when his mother died. I have pictures of John & Uriah to share with their descendants
Author: Mike Layne
Subject: Harshbarger
Date: 04/09/1998
 
Email: mlayne@tmjb.com
Mailing address (optional): 24 Linda Ave,
Apt # 8
Oakland, CA 94611

Query:

Author: Jerry Harrison
Subject: Locke
Date: 04/03/1998
 
Email: jroots@aol.com
Mailing address (optional):

Query: Leon LOCKE, once a mayor of Fulton, Bourbon, KS, was b. in Oxford County, ME, in about 1869. His parents moved to KS when he was an infant. Who were his parents? He was also mayor of Walton, Harvey, KS. Did he marry? Have children? He died in Lake Charles, LA (where he was mayor, also) in 1934.

Author: Gwen Barnes
Subject: Barnes/Barnesville cemetery
Date: 04/01/1998
 
Email: gbarnes@denverpost.com
Mailing address (optional): 10893 S Emerald Ln, Conifer, CO 80433

Query: Where would I find a list of the people buried in the Barnesville Cemetery located in Bourbon County, Kansas?

Author: Linda Stafford Israel
Subject: Stafford
Date: 04/01/1998
 
Email: lindas@matnet.com
Mailing address (optional):

Query: I'm looking for information on Russell and Maria Stafford who lived in Bourbon County in the 1860-1870 timeframe. Children were Russell, Melissa, Retha (Reddie?) and Lydia. Moved to Missouri possibly after the death of Maria and Melissa.

Author: Wilda Marshall Brown
Subject: Witt
Date: 03/31/1998
 
Email: wbrown@ny.tds.net
Mailing address (optional):

Query: Am searching for family of Elmer E.
Witt (1862-1960)m/Nancy (Nannie) Barnhart - (1866-1956) they are
buried in Evergreen Cemetry - show a daughter
Katie - Anyone recognize this family?

Author: Betty Lou Hart
Subject: St. James, John
Date: 03/29/1998
 
Email: bdh@worldaccessnet.com
Mailing address (optional):

Query:Looking for information on John St. James born 13 Nov 1838 in Quebec, Canada.
Married Mary Louisa Beal 1 May 1864 in Lexington, Mc Lean, IL. Died 27 Dec 1909.
Her father was John M. Beal and Amy Ann Blair.

Author: karen adams
Subject: SPRING 1896, Bourbon Co
Date: 03/23/1998
 
Email: angel@adcomsys.net
Mailing address (optional):

Query: Any info on Alva Spring, b. Ft. Scott Ks, ?date, married to Erma Mae Bell Moyer, Bourbon Co, Ft. Scott, Ks.1-26-1896. Any Spring info appreciated. Thanks so much!

Author: Linda Rohling
Subject: Rader
Date: 03/23/1998
 
Email: DUANELINDA@SKTC.NET
Mailing address (optional):

Query: Would like info on Raders in the area.
My great-grandmother was Emma (Rader) Caler who was married in Bourbon Co. 01 May 1878.


Author: Linda Rohling
Subject: Caler
Date: 03/23/1998
 
Email: DUANELINDA@SKTC.NET
Mailing address (optional):

Query: Would like any info on Calers who lived in Bourbon Co., Ks., in the late 1800's. My grandmother was born there and her parents were married there.

Author: Deloris West
Subject: Willard,Richard "Little Dick" DOD:1954
Date: 03/22/1998
 
Email: mae1115@aol.com
Mailing address (optional):2903 Ohio Avenue
Richmond,CA 94804


Looking for info on Richard Willard, his mother Belle Wallace.
and Fannie Willard, Belle's mother.
Thank you in advance for any help you can provide.
Author: Barbara S. Yurkshat
Subject: BOWERS 1880-1915
Date: 03/22/1998
 
Email: Ms_Babu@juno.com
Mailing address (optional):
9620 Park Street
Manassas, VA 20110

Query:
Seeking information on Joseph BOWERS, b. 1847 (Allegheny Co PA); d. 1912 or 1915 Ft. Scott (Bourbon Co KS) Have no information on Joseph after he left Pittsburgh around 1880; would someone be willing to check on any record of a will being recorded in this area?
Will reimburse for any copies if available.
Author: Robert j.peck
Subject: PECK
Date: 03/19/1998
 
Email: bjpeck@aol.com
Mailing address (optional): 1646 S.Elm
Bartlesville,Ok.74003
Query: MY gg grandfather was Oscar M.Peck from
zenia ks. He was married to Samantha Everton
They had 8 childrens. Samvel E. Peck Feb.18th.1872 John E.PECK,apr.23th.1875
Mary L.Peck,(Holliaman) Peck Jan.23th.1879
Francix L.(Shumate)Peck Mar.13,1881
Frank E.Peck JUN.20TH.1883( My grandfather
George D.Peck Jun.27th.1886. Abe W.Peck Jun 19th.1889. Nellie M Peck (daly) April,5th.1895 My father's name was Owen M Peck he was born at Zeniia Jan 26th.1911 To
Frank and Mary Peck
Author: Jean Hicks Owens
Subject: Hoskins
Date: 03/14/1998
 
Email: j3an@hotmail.com
Mailing address (optional):

Query: I am reserching Tom Hoskins b abt 1820
m ? Knox daughter Lydia Jane Hoskins b 1851 MO. m William Jennings.
The Family was in Bourbon Co.KS by 1860.

Author: Karen Adams
Subject: Moyer/1863 to current Bourbon County
Date: 03/13/1998
 
Email: angel@adcomsys.net
Mailing address (optional):5040 NE 180th
Seattle, Wa 98155

Query: Family of John Moyer vs Lydia Shaw, Peter Moyer, Erma Mae Belle Moyer, Bourbon Co, Ks.

Author: Marilyn McCord
Subject: Typer
Date: 03/12/1998
 
mmccord@midusa.net
1101 Broadway LaHarpe Ks 66751
Am looking for any information on any Typers.

Author: Jean Hicks Owens
Subject: Jennings
Date: 03/10/1998
 
Email: j3an@hotmail.com
Mailing address (optional):

Query: I am looking for info. on
William P. Jennings b 1844 Clay Co. IN
d 1929 OK m 1869 Cherokee Co. KS Lydia Hoskins. He was in the 135 IL infantry, after the war he lived at Fort Scott, Bourbon Co. KS until he went to OK in 1889 for the OK land run.
Father Luke Jennings b 1820/ Mother thought to be Cassie Boggs.

Author: Pat Linaman
Subject: Heaton
Date: 03/10/1998
 
plinaman@coffey.com
36 Fairway Dr.
Douglas, WY 82633

Looking for death and burial records for Noble H. HEATON. Found in Uniontown, Bourbon Co., Ks. in 1900 census. Also any information on his ex-wife Amanda HARRISON Heaton. She also found in same area in same census.
Author: Pat Linaman
Subject: Clover
Date: 03/10/1998
 
plinaman@coffey.com
36 Fairway Dr.
Douglas, WY 82633

Info on Marietta Clover. Either in Uniontown or Hiattville, Bourbon Co. Ks. Buried in Hiattville cemetary. Mother of Myrtle Laura Ellis (wife of Vance Shriver of Uniontown).
Author: Pat Linaman
Subject: Shriver
Date: 03/10/1998
 
plinaman@coffey.com
36 fairway Dr.
Douglas, WY 82633

Looking for information about George W and Laura Shriver, storeowner in Uniontown, 1880-1920, son Vance Shriver and 1st wife Myrtle Laura Ellis and their dau Georgia (b 1906 in Hiattville).

Author: Lisa Hamrick
Subject: Martin/Simpson
Date: 03/08/1998
 
Email: LHamr58558@aol.com
Mailing address (optional):

Query: I am searching for info on John Buck Martin and Izora Simpson. They were married in Bourbon County, Fort Scott, in Aug. 1877. Izora lived in Bourbon Co. at this time. Her parents were Reed Simpson and Lovica Butler Simpson. Joh Martin was living in Allen Co. at this time. His parents were Kay Martin(Male) and Nancy Sater Martin. Thanks for any help!

Author: Robert Burgess
Subject: Thomas
Date: 03/04/1998
 
Email: jrna81a@prodigy.com
Mailing address (optional):7115 Yew St. Everett, WA 98203

Query:Robert Bean Thomas
Born 1817 Bourbon Co. Died 1891 (Bourbon Co ?)

Author: Becky
Subject: Hurst
Date: 03/03/1998
 
Email: thewhitehouse@terraworld.net
Mailing address (optional):

Query: Would like to know if anyone knows of a J.E. Hurst Bookstore ran during the 40's or 50's at Fort Scott KS. Believe it was located on the main street. Is there are book which can be found at the library there that would have pictures of the store front area during that time period?

Author: Carol Forsgren
Subject: hagans
Date: 03/01/1998
 
Email: TForsgren@prodigy.net
Mailing address (optional):

Query:
James M Hagans was married in Bourbon Co. Kansas on 25 May 1857 to Delilah Jane Reook. We have not been able to find the parents of Delilah and think that her last name was misspelled. Does anyone have any information on this family or a name that could be the right spelling.
We believe that she was probably born in or around Clay Co. Missouri.
Author: Lee H Waters
Subject: BURNS
Date: 03/01/1998
 
Email: leew@amaonline.com
Mailing address (optional):3304 South Harrison, Amarillo, Tx. 79109

Query:Looking for any thing on Burns Family Bourbon County KS 1865 Marmaton. Also would like to know where nonchalanta KS. was??

Author: Janet Sue Milam
Subject: WILLETT/ROBINSON
Date: 03/01/1998
 
Email: jsmilam@worldnet.att.net
Mailing address (optional):108 W. Ollie Floydada, TX 79235-3847

Query:William Chester WILLETT b. Jul 1851 in Mercer Co. IL mar Ellen ROBINSON b. 1857 in Fulton Co., IL. Mar 1876 by his uncle, Thomas M. WILLETT. CH: Bertha, Ellen Celia both born in Xenia, Bourbon Co.

Author: kellie@wiltel.net
Subject: Black
Date: 03/01/1998
 
Email: Kellie@wiltel.net
Mailing address (optional):
Kellie Walling
15331 N 113th E Ave
Collinsville, ok 74021
Query:
Info on Charles Arthur Black b. unk d. around 1950 or aft married to Ludie Mae d.1948-1950 lived in Bourban Co, KS when died.

 


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