Jewell County Kansas Queries


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Queries Oct. - Dec. 1997

Adolph, Arnold, ?Cemetery Index Book, Dale, Davidson, Ebersole, Fees, Hopkins, Kinzie, Kivett, Montgomery, Nease, Overton, Romine, Richardson, Strange, Teel, Terhune, Walker, Whitehead

Subject: NEASE
Date: 12/31/1997
Mailing address (optional):

Query: I am searching for families of William Nease, originally from Missouri. His parents were Joseph Nease and Catherine/Susan Carlisle.
Author: Don Christopher
Subject: TERHUNE
Date: 12/26/1997
Mailing address (optional):
3 Oakridge West
St. Peters, MO 63376

Query: I am seeking information about Stephen TERHUNE b. 1814 KY and his wife Mary (Manne) Terhune. I think they moved to Jewell County before 1880 from Harrison Co MO. I am especially interested in information concerning their death dates and where they are buried.
Author: Edwin Walker
Subject: Walker
Date: 12/25/1997
Mailing address (optional):

Query: Looking for Albert Eugene Walker, born Feb. 22, 1881. Resided in Jewell County, Kansas.

Father Frederick, sister Ruth, brothers Charles and Frank.
Author:  Mary Davidson Spring
Subject: Davidson
Date: 12/20/1997
Email : MSpring401@aolcom
Mailing address (optional):

Query: Looking for any information on a James Davidson that died in Jewell, Kansas in February 24, 1894. The son of Joshua Davidson and Susannah.
Author: Jeff Hunt
Subject: Arnold/Overton marriage in 1906
Date: 12/11/1997
Mailing address (optional):3517 NE 140th Ave. Cheney Ks. 67025

Query: I am looking for information regarding the families of Edwin Leroy Arnold and Minnie Emeline Overton, married July 4, 1906. Edwin's parent's names are reportedly Warner and Lima (Wilcox) Arnold. Minnie's parent's names are reportedly Enoch and Lucy (Lindsay) Overton. Any information regarding this family would be appreciated. Thank you.
Author: Joseph F. Ewald, Jr.
Subject: Ebersole
Date: 12/07/1997
Mailing address (optional):
4714 Warrington Drive
Orlando, Florida 32826-4026
Query: Seeking information on the following persons who lived in Jewell County from 1871 to 1906.
William Oliver EBERSOLE b 26 Jun 1840 d 1 Apr 1920
m [13 Oct 1870] Flora Agnes GILLETTE b 21 Jan 1848 d 17 Jul 1932
1 George Christian b 2 Aug 1871
m [1] Hester E. BISHOP
m [2] Gertrude DeWOLF
2 Elizabeth Carterette b 15 Aug 1873
3 Daniel Oliver b 17 Mar 1876
m [5 Oct 1904] Ollie Grace YEARICK
4 Lloyd Earl b 15 Feb 1879
5 Amy Louise b 25 Sep 1883
m [30 May 1908] Roy R. LIMES
6 Alma Christine b 9 Nov 1885
m [20 Jan 1919] Edward P. JELLEY]
7 Amelia Eldora b 7 Apr 1889.

STRANGE, WHITEHEAD J R Strange Sat, 15 Nov 1997 20:50:15 -0800
James Aaron STRANGE (my ggrandfather) and his older brother Phillip H. STRANGE were found on the 1885 State Census in Northbranch, Jewell County, Kansas. They moved to Red Cloud NE just before the turn of the century.
Several Children were born to both families while they lived in Jewell County.
There is a possible link to the WHITEHEAD family from Ohio. James's daughter, Kate married A. WHITEHEAD in 1888.
J R Strange
Sebring, Fl

FEES, KIVETT, RICHARDSON Ballita Schafer Wed, 12 Nov 1997 08:26:38 -0700
RICHARDSON, William H. b.2 Aug.1841, IN. Daughter Emma/Emily RICHARDSON FEES KIVETT b.1864, Henry Co. In.d1917 at home in Allen Twnshp, Jewell Co. Ks. Husband David V. KIVETT, Buried in Jamestown City Cemetery, Cloud Co. Ks. Children Perla FEES, Edna FEES, Troy KIVETT,Alice KIVETT. Would like to hear from anyone interested in this family. Ballita Schafer, email, home:8967 S.Mt. View Rd.,Mohave Valley, Az.

?Cemetery Index Book Rosalene Nielsen Sat, 08 Nov 1997 01:02:03 -0800
Subject: Jewel Co. Cemetery Index Book
If someone has a cemetery index book for Jewell Co., I would appreciate it if they would search for Cashman and Myers in Pleasant View Cemetery in Montrose. Per a family obit there is a Cashman family plot there, and some Myers may also be buried in the same cemetery.

Rosalene Nielsen
6300 Surfside Way
Sacramento, CA 95831

HOPKINS, KINZIE, MONTGOMERY, TEEL Adell Fri, 7 Nov 1997 14:19:27 -0500 (EST)
Subject: HOPKINS, Robert Kirtley
Robert Kirtley was born on May 18,1853 in Bedford, Va. He was the son of Tilghman and Mary Ann (ROACH) HOPKINS. Tilghman was killed in the Civil War when Robert was only 10 years of age. Robert along with his sister Minevera, was sent to Jewell, Kansas by his mother to be raised by Tilghman's sister Jane Martha (HOPKINS) MONTGOMERY. Rrobet married on Feb 10, 1887 in Ionia, Jewell, Kansas to Nancy Ellen TEEL, daughter of Abraham Joel and Sarah Ann (KINZIE) TEEL.
Robert died 29 May 1922 in Peru, Miami, Indiana, is buried in Hoover, Cass, Indiana.
Nancy Ellen (Teel) died 29 Dec 1907 in Logansport, Cass, Indiana, is buried in Hoover, Cass, Indiana.
Robert and Nancy had the following children:
1. Joel Abraham - b. 28 Feb. 1888 Ionia, Jewell, Kansas - md. Lucy Fletcher Dec 24, 1907
2. Alice Rose - b. 22 Jun 1889, Myrtle Point, Oregon - d. 6 Mar 1890 Myrtle Point
3. Samuel Robert - b. 14 Sep 1890, Virginia, Gage, NE - md. Hester Pearl Sutton, 11 Jun 1912
4. Sarah Elizabeth - b. 14 Mar 1892, Virginia, Gage, NE - d. Hoover, Cass, IN, 31 Dec 1914 of TB
5. Chester Theodore - b. 5 Apr 1894, Virginia, Gage, NE - md. Edna Renetta Frisbie, 4 Jul 1920, Tacoma, WA
6. Maude Almina - b. 24 Feb 1897, Glen Elder, KS - md. Percy Klepinger, 28 Nov 1917, Cass, Indiana
7. Mae Belle - b. 14 Sep 1899, Belleville, KS - unmarried - still alive in 1997, age 98
8. Martha Ellen - b. 8 Mar 1901, Bellevill, KS - md. Lloyd Judy, 6 Oct 1927
9. Marion Frank - b. 18 Jan 1903, Belleville, KS - md. Mildred Bolinger, 7 Jun 1924
10. Walter Aaron - b. 18 Apr 1905, Hoover, Cass, IN - md. Mary Stoner, 30 Aug 1930
Any information on this family and the parents of Robert and Nancy Ellen (Teel) Hopkins would be greatly appricated, will be glad to share.

ADOLPH, DALE Kenneth Baker Sun, 26 Oct 1997 14:33:37 +0100
Seek descendants of David & Anna Mary (ADOLPH) DALE who lived in Jewell County. They were members of the Limestone church in 1877. Elias DALE was a member there, also. I have David and Anna DALE's children as Amanda b. 20 Mar 1874; Martha b. 1879; Rosa b. 14 Jan 1883.
Kenneth Baker

ROMINE Janice L. Mc Kinney Thu, 16 Oct 1997 16:36:52 -0600
Walter Sherman ROMINE
Born 25 Jul 1986 in Jewell City, KS
Do you have any information on the above?
Thank you for your help.


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