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Bowen, Coker, Coursey, Drane, Fones, Grieves, Johnson, Nelson, O'Reagan, Prather, Roberts, Rouse, Scrivner, Sharp, Simeon, Snelson, Thummel

Topic: Abby (Fones)Johnson, Beverly Scrivner
From: Becky Bowman rumagal_2@hotmail.com
Date: Saturday, November 15, 2003 09:01 PM

Am trying to locate anyone related to Abby (Fones)Johnson, her daughter Gayle Fones, related family members Beverly, Bonnie, and David Scrivner. Lived in Independence Kansas in the 1940's or Erie Kansas. Brother John William Davis, mother Elizabeth Morgan Davis.

Topic: Simeon/Thummel
From: Rita Adams indibill@msn.com
Date: Sunday, October 26, 2003 12:37 PM

I am interested in any information on the Peter Simeon family. He was my grandfather. Also any info of the Thummel family's in the same area. Thank You. Rita Adams

Topic: Rouse
From: Susi Vanderhoof cfi612@aol.com
Date: Thursday, August 21, 2003 01:15 PM

Searching for information on Dorothy June Rouse (11/26/1921) and Eleanor Mayetta Rouse (2/22/1920) who were placed in the Legionville Home in 1926 after her father, Harry Leon Rouse, died July 6, 1926. Dorothy was sent to Wesley Hospital in Wichita 10/8/1926. Eleanor stayed at the home until transferred to Wichita Children's Home (unknown date). I am trying to piece together my mother's (Dorothy) early childhood and any help will be deeply appreciated.

Topic: William Henry Grieves
From: Wilbur Howard locowilly@direcway.com
Date: Saturday, April 19, 2003 08:02 PM

I am searching for information on my grandfather and his family, William Henry Grieves. I am particularly interested in obtaining data concerning his parents. Following is the information that I have on him thus far:

William Henry Grieves, born: August 22, 1895 in Ohio, died: June 8, 1942 in Kansas. He married Bertha Julia Thompson on June 8, 1942, in Oswego, Kansas. They lived in and around the Liberty, Kansas and Coffeyville, Kansas areas.

Please e-mail me at locowilly@direcway.com if you have any information about this family.

Thank You.

Topic: Drane Family
From: Betty VanLeer bvl54@aol.com
Date: Saturday, March 08, 2003 07:10 AM

DRANE, JAMES A. and wife Mary L. Drane.
Mary was from Rossville, Illinois. Her maiden name was
Gilbert. This couple is listed in the 1880 census of
Montgomery Co. in Coffeyville. Listed are 5 children and
an Ann Ferrier. Ann Ferrrier may have been Mary's
half sister also from Rossville. Looking for descendants
as Mary and Ann were the daughters of Elizabeth
Dougherty Ferrier Gilbert. Please e-mail

Topic: Prathers in Caney Township, Mongomery County
From: Dale Looper dlooper@wadsnet.com
Date: Monday, February 10, 2003 11:46 AM

Looking for my Prather/Hayes families that lived in Caney Township in the early 1900's. I have James G. Prather and his wife, Anna Hayes on the 1910 Census. It's stated on this census that they were married for 5 years, so 1905 would have been the year. My grandma Reba B. Prather was born in June of 1906, in Caney. I have a lot of info on my Grandma Reba and Great Grandfather James and will share. I need more info of my Great Grandmother, Anna Hayes. Thanks, Dale Looper dlooper@wadsnet.com

Topic: Roberts , Coursey , Sharp names
From: Debra Coursey-Pitts ontheroadagain_52389@yahoo.com
Date: Saturday, February 08, 2003 02:35 PM

Seeking any info on a Lura A. Coursey who married a Roberts man (or possibly a Sharp), she was born in 1893 in Hill Country of Texas but lived most of her life in the Coffeyville,Kansas area. Her siblings were a sister named Stella (who may have lived in same area) and 2 brothers named Lee Roy and Amos R. Coursey.If anyone knows of her death date, burial place, or her husband , e-mail me at this address : ontheroadagain_52389@yahoo.com

Topic: Joseph R Bowen/ Belle Snelson (Nelson)
From: Carol Cleaver candyann12@aol.com
Date: Tuesday, February 04, 2003 07:41 PM

Joseph Bowen son of John M Bowen, born in IN. Killed in Miami AZ but buried in Cherryvale KS area. Wife was either Belle Nelson or Snelson. Looking for burial information or descendants. Please put KS Bowen in subject line when replying Will share information

Topic: O'Reagan
From: mary ann anderson mander3707@aol.com
Date: Monday, February 03, 2003 10:45 PM

I am looking for any information on the O'Reagan Family
that lived in Coffeyville.
Mary Ann

Topic: Sam Coker
From: Philip PALMER delaware061@aol.com
Date: Thursday, January 23, 2003 05:56 PM

I would like to find the plot location in the Sunnyside Cemetery at Caney, Kansas where my uncle Sam Coker is buried. He was killed in a automobile accident in the early 50's. I come through that area INFREQUENTLY and would like to leave some flowers on his grave site. Also if there are any relatives that read this please write me, I surely would appreciate it. THANK-YOU, PHIL PALMER OLYMPIA WA.

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