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Dr. Carey Caldwell Kerr

Dr. Carey Caldwell Kerr

Male 1877 - 1953  (~ 75 years)

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  • Name Carey Caldwell Kerr  [1, 2, 3
    Prefix Dr. 
    Born Jun 1877  Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Health Care - Medical Doctor 
    Died 26 Jan 1953  [2
    Buried Americus Cem, Americus, Lyon Cnty, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I6800  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 21 Oct 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, 5, 6
    Family ID F2347  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jessica Alice Waite,   b. 7 Dec 1875, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1946  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 18 Oct 1905  Lyon Cnty, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Russell Waite Kerr,   b. 10 Sep 1906, Perry, Jefferson Cnty, KS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1962, Kansas City, Jackson Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2013 
    Family ID F4293  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).
    • In 1920 the census shows "C C Kerr," 43, living with his wife Jessie, 44, and son Russell, 13. Both father and son were born in Kansas; Jessie was born in Tennessee. Carey was a medical doctor. 1920 U.S. Census, Ward 3, Leavenworth, Leavenworth Cnty, KS (T 625, Roll 537, stamped pp. 161B, 162).
    • The 1940 census lists Carey C Kerr, 63, living with his wife Jessie W, 64, in the same home where they lived in 1935. He was still in private practice. 1940 U.S. Census, Council Grove, Morris Cnty, KS (T 627, Roll 1248, stamped p. 54).

  • 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. [S938] KS Census 1920, Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas; 1920 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C. ), (T625, Roll 537, pp. 161B, 162).

    4. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 82604867.

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

    6. [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 ).