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Joslyn Kesler

Joslyn Kesler

Female 1891 - Yes, date unknown

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  • Name Joslyn Kesler  [1, 2
    Born 1891  Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I2743  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2018 

    Family John Mathews Snouffer,   b. 17 Aug 1868, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1935, Dublin, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married Aft Jul 1925  [1, 2, 3
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F980  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1930 census lists John M. Snouffer, 56, living with his second wife "Joslyn K," 39, and her daughter Marjorie J. Steele, 14. 1930 U.S. Census, Dublin, Franklin Cnty, OH (T 626, Roll 1802, stamped p. 208).

      According to the Ohio Supreme Court, Joslyn was John Snouffer's second wife. She was named as the executrix of his will. When he died on 1 July 1935, she stopped making alimony payments to his first wife, Clara. Ultimately the court agreed that alimony payments were a personal obligation that terminated upon death, so that Joslyn's refusal to make payments to Clara were upheld. See, Snouffer v. Snouffer, vol. 132, Ohio Reports, p. 617; vol. 9, NorthEastern Reports 2d, p. 621 (1937).
    • Joslyn had a brother, Stanley D. Kesler; their parents were Lee and Belle Yocky Kesler. He died in July 1954. "Joslyn Snouffer of Columbus" is named as a survivor in his obituary. The Dover [OH] Daily Reporter, p. 4 (16 Jul 1954).

  • Sources 
    1. [S199] Ohio Supreme Court, Ohio Supreme Court Reports, (Ohio Supreme Court, 65 S. Front St., Columbus, OH 43215), vol.132, p.617 (1937).

    2. [S230] OH Census 1930, Dublin, Ohio, Franklin Cnty, Dublin, Washington Twsp, 1930 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T626, Roll 1802, ED 220, p. 2A).

    3. [S148] OH Deaths - 1 |, Ohio, Ohio, Deaths, 1908 - 1953, (State Vital Statistics Unit, Ohio Dep't of Health, PO Box 15098, Columbus, OH 43215; via, (Cert. # 42836).