Looking for information on Mathias MINGLE, b. 29 Aug 1849, OH, married 17
Oct 1875, Coshocton Co., OH, Hannah CROSKEY, b. 9 Jan 1859, OH. Both
died in Anthony, Harper Co., KS. Any information would be greatly
Beverly Sweeney - firstname.lastname@example.org 4/25/97
Looking for information on Albert R. KING, b. 1858, IL, married Sarah Elizabeth. Their daughter Edna V. King, b. 14 Sep 1887, Taylorville, Christian Co., IL, married Edward MINGLE, 17 Oct 1909 Anthony, Harper Co., KS. They were living in El Dorado, Butler Co., KS in 1920. Any information would be appreciated. Thanks Beverly Sweeney - email@example.com 4/25/97
I am interested in Burchfiel families in Anthony, Harper Co., KS area.
Let me know of any genealogists, thanks.
Steven Manning - firstname.lastname@example.org
LEMON /KELLY /CARTER /POTTS
I am looking for info regarding Joseph Martin Lemon who died 3/16/1920
in Anthony. He was married to Lucinda Kelly and from this union had 7
boys and 4 girls. One of the girls is Mrs. Paul Carter of Anthony.
Lucinda died in 1912 and both are buried in Forrest Park Cemetery.
Joseph then married Ella Potts in 1914. I am looking for a son of
Lucinda and Joseph. William Walter Lemon who is my ggrandfather. They
were said to be a fairly prominent family in Anthony and owned property
in and out of the town. Any info on this family would be appreciated.
Leon Payne - email@example.com
Searching for info on my grandparents, Vern Melvin Howard b 29
May, 1884 Harper County, m Jennie Edith Walker b 26 Jan. 1888 Harper
Looking for any info on either of them or their parents.
Linda G. Dahl - firstname.lastname@example.org
970 N. Main Street Lakeport, CA 95453
My father, Carl William Ekhoff, was b. 8/30/1918 in HARPER CO., to Frank
George and Anna Christina (Meyer) Ekhoff. I am looking for newpaper
clippings about this family. I have heard the names Bluff City and
Anthony mentioned by my grandparents, so I think they were from one of
Evelyn Williamson - email@example.com
PERRY /McADAMS /THOMPSON
Am interested in corresponding with anyone researching the surname THOMPSON
and its affiliated surnames of PERRY and MCADAMS. Trying to locate the
descendants of George THOMPSON who resided in the Danville-Harper area.
Robert J. Weller - firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking for the Nance family that lived around Attica, Kansas in the
late 1800's. Willard P Nance was born 8-2-1850. He married Polly Page
Linville. The children are Grace, Laura, Gladys, Mae, Etta, Myrtle, Janie,
& Obadiah. Looking for anyone searching for the Nance family.
Pamela S.Brown - email@example.com
My Grandmother lived between Anthony and Harper on a 40 acre farm
between 1880 and 1895. Her name was Eleanor Jennie Southard. She
married Henry Edward Smith and later migrated to Oklahoma and then to
Blaine County, Idaho, where they both died.
Eleanor's father was George Washington Southard, who was born in
I am interested in anyone that might be looking for this family. I
have many records and have written a book about this line. I am willing
to share anything I have.
Larry R. Smith - LSmith77@aol.com
Looking for information on WORTHINGTONs in Harper County. I have pictures
sent from Freeport in 1962. My WORTHINGTONs moved from MI to KS. Any
information would be helpful.
Jeff Johnson - Johnstien@aol.com
Searching for any MOREFIELD's that lived in or around Anthony, KS.
My grandfather was JOHN HARRISON MOREFIELD and my grandmother was
CRISSIE INATH ORR-MOREFIELD.
Nancy Morefield - firstname.lastname@example.org
Would like any information on my g-grandfather ALPHA OMEGA ORR. He
appears to move around alot. For a time being he was in Anthony and
Freeport, KS. He was married to EMILY JANE CHESTLE. They had 10
children. Two of which are still alive and living in California.
Nancy Morefield - email@example.com
PERRY /COLE /HESKETT
I am searching for information on Charles Duncan Perry b.4 Nov 1849 in
Edgar Co. Il., d. 8 March 1987, Milan, Sumner Co,, KS. He married Susan
She is also buried in Milan Cemetery. Their daughter Maude, was
my Grandmother. She was born in Sumner Co. and buried in Danville
Cemetery in Harper Co. I have not been able to locate information
on parents of Charles Duncan. My aunt Lois Allton of Wellington
has searched for years for this information.
Charles' mothers name was Parmelia, and he is listed on census
with Ebenezer PERRY. One census list first 5 boys as Heskett
(including Charles)and later children as Duncan. They are on the
1850 Census in Clark Co. IL with Ebenezer Perry as head of
household. I would like to unravel this mystery for my aunt.
She is in failing health and it would mean a lot to her.
She has searched for this connection for 25 years.
Marcia Higginson - AuntieEm53@aol.com
Harper Hotel Information
Looking for information about the preservation of an old hotel in
Harper, Kansas by a lady named Rosalee (sp?). She returned from
California to Harper, Kansas to save the old hotel from destruction.
Circa 1968. Appreciate all leads for a college research project at
Northeastern State University. Please call me at 1-800-713-1079
from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm (CST) Monday through Friday. Thanks....
Ken Clancy - firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking for any info on DeVore Family of Harper County. This family was
in Harper County before 1880s and there is even a DeVore Cemetery near
Bluff City, which contains just about all of these relatives of mine.
Specifically interested in Benjamin DeVore and his son Harvey Jackson
DeVore. Would also love to see DeVore Cemetery index if one exists. Even
better, if there are any living DeVores still here.
Martin De Vore - email@example.com
My Grandmother Mabel Louella ( ? ) Wilson was born in Harper County on
24th, March 1877. Her parents either died when she was an infant or she was
abandoned. She was raised in an orphanage supposedly near Parson, Kansas. I
have spent several years trying to obtain information without any luck. She
used the name Morris on her marriage certificate, but I believe that name
was not her true maiden name, and actually belong to a family that she
resided with as a child. She always stated she had a brother also born in
Harper County. She married David S. Wilson from Sumner County, Kansas in
1898 and died in Wichita in 1962. All of her living children have the same
limited information and state she never knew her parent's names. PLEASE
David E Wilson - firstname.lastname@example.org
or mail: 971 Birch Rd, Willits, Ca 95490
Looking for Information about James Madison Aldridge and his wife Clara
Watson Aldridge and their three children, James Madison Aldridge also called
Mat was killed in a train accident on The Frisco Line in December 1894. He
and his family lived in Anthony Ks at the time of his death, his body was
taken to Arkansas city, Ks and he was buried in the Riverview Cemetery
there. This is the only Information I have on this Ancestor so any
information would be most appreciated. please contact
Beverly Aldridge - email@example.com
or snail mail: 23423 Rusty Spur Rd, Sonora, Ca 95370
YOUNG/ SIMS/ LONG
I have an ancestor Mary June Young b: 21 Sep 1852 that married 1st
a Sims and had two or three boys. She then married a Matthew Long.
From this marriage, my ggrandmother Hattie Ethel Long was born. Her
birth date is 27 Feb 1884 Harper Co., Kansas. I believe that Mary's
father is Singleton Young from Kentucky, but I need some proof.
Is he on any census, 1860,70,80??? Where did Mary and Matthew die???
If anyone can help, please let me know.
Gail Graham - firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking for information about Hugh Preston
PALMER (my grandfather) My father Chester Harold PALMER was born in
Harper, KS October 31, 1909, his mother Dorthea Wren Palmer died in 1916
or 1917. Grandpa remarried some time later- I only know before 1924 to
Lida Elda Newell in Harper, Kansas. They left there and moved to Texas
sometime before 1924..Grandpa had 2 sisters, 1 brother and one
step-brother I know one of the brothers lived in Harper either Sam or
Ralph and was there in 1928.
Lauretta Dixon - email@example.com
Looking for ancestors and descendants of John & Lucinda (Hall) White.
John White b:1840 OH - m:1866 IL (Lucinda Hall b:1852 IN). Settled in Harper Co, KS - 1880. 17 of their 20 children: Jehew, William, John T, Charles Henry, Scott, Lenord, Minnie Belle, Daniel, Clara J, George, Edward Alec, Howard, Fredrick, Lucinda (Lula) J, Eugene, Lillie & Theodore.
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