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Rev. Lewis Alfred Kerr

Rev. Lewis Alfred Kerr

Male 1873 - 1931  (57 years)

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  • Name Lewis Alfred Kerr  [1, 2
    Prefix Rev. 
    Born 6 May 1873  Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Religion - Preacher 
    Died 15 Mar 1931  Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Americus Cem, Americus, Lyon Cnty, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I6797  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 6 Nov 2013 

    Father Samuel Steele Kerr,   b. 24 Mar 1846, Highland Cnty, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1925, Americus, Lyon Cnty, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Esther Elizabeth Templin,   b. 23 Nov 1845, Marshall, Highland Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1911, Americus, Lyon Cnty, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 4 Mar 1872  Highland Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5
    Family ID F2347  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ella Elliott,   b. 1872, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1966, Lyon Cnty, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 10 Sep 1902  Lyon Cnty, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    Children 
     1. Harlan E. Kerr,   b. Abt 1907, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. S. Earl Kerr,   b. 1910, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1986  (Age 76 years)
     3. Robert Carey Kerr,   b. 1912, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1985  (Age 73 years)
     4. Esther Kerr,   b. 1915, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2003  (Age 88 years)
    Last Modified 24 Oct 2013 
    Family ID F4291  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • According to the 1900 census, his father Samuel S. Kerr, 54, born in Mar 1846 in Ohio, a farmer, was living in Kansas with his wife Esther E, 54, born in Nov 1845 in Ohio, and 8 of their children, all born in Kansas: Lewis A, 27, b. May 1873; Carey C, 22, b. Jun 1877; Ray S, 22, b. Apr 1878; Mary F, 20, b. Jan 1880; Grace B, 18, b. Nov 1881; Carl N, 16, b. Oct 1883; Ethel E, 14, b. Mar 1886; and Ralph E, 11, b. Sep 1888. 1900 U. S. Census, Americus Twsp, Lyon Cnty, KS (T 623, Roll 487, stamped p. 35B).
    • The 1920 census states that "Louis A Kerr," 46, born in Kansas, was living with his wife Ella E, 46, also born in KS, and 4 children: Harlan E, 13; Earl, 9; Robert C, 7; and "Ester M," 4 & 11/12. "Ester" was born in Ohio; the 3 boys were born in Nebraska. Louis was "Gospel" preacher. 1920 U.S. Census, Phillipsburg, Phillips Cnty, KS (T 625, Roll 544, stamped p. 241).

  • Sources 
    1. [S388] KS Census 1900, Lyon|, Kansas, Lyon Cnty, Americus Twsp, 1900 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T623, Roll 487, p. 35B).

    2. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com).

    3. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 82604881.

    4. [S388] KS Census 1900, Lyon|, Kansas, Lyon Cnty, Americus Twsp, 1900 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.).

    5. [S387] Rootsweb WC - New Market|, Joan Asche, "New Market Twp., Highland County, Ohio", (Rootsweb World Connect Project; Online database, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=jasche ; Email: jasche45133@gmail.com ).

    6. [S943] KS Census 1920, Phillips|, Phillips County KS; 1920 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T625, Roll 544, p. 241).