Cherokee County Kansas Queries


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Queries August 1997

Basom, Bower, Brooks (2) (3) (4), Burton, Coonrod, Corman, Dalson, Davidson, Harper (2), Jessup, Mallatt, McCubbin, Poynter, Stanley, Waterman, West, Woodworth (2)


Jeri (Davidson) Yunker Wed Aug 20 09:13:01 1997
I am looking for any information regarding the BOWER family in Cherokee County. My gmother Mary Catherine (BOWER) DAVIDSON (b. 2/7/1859) had three brothers Dan, Fred and Joe. Their parents were John & Nancy BOWER. I think there were a couple other daughters. I would appreciate any information on this family.

COONROD Jane Penrod Tue Aug 19 15:06:51 1997
Inquiry for Cherokee County, Kansas. I am trying to trace my grandfather-Robert Squire COONROD b.Jan 31 1880, and his parents names etc. He died in Long Valley, Idaho in 1922. Any help you could give me re: the COONROD name, and relatives would be appreciated. Thank you very much. Jane Penrod

???? Jim Putman Sat, 23 Aug 1997 13:06:54 -0700
My great-grandparents lived in Cherokee County in the late 1800's. Their surnames are 1) Stanley and 2) Jessup.
Regards, Jim Putman
5435 Tip Top Road
Mariposa, CA 95338

BASOM, CORNMAN Jim Corman Fri Aug 15 12:32:20 1997
Re: cemetery records/death certificates My ancestors lived in and are buried in Galena, Cherokee County, KS They many not have headstones on their graves. I want to locate each grave:
Ransford Darwin BASOM, d. ca. 1922
Minerva BASOM, d. ca. 1945
Ransford Darwin CORNMAN, d. 1931
I also want copies of their death certificates. Can you help me?

BROOKS, HARPER, WOODWORTH Mary Ann Hanson Tue Aug 12 15:04:08 1997
James Henry BROOKS d. 10 Jan 1924 in Sherman, Cherokee Co. but was buried in Mc Cune Cemetery, Mc Cune, Crawford Co. He was the son of Joshua W. BROOKS and Margaret L. HARPER b. 7 Oct. 1841 Hart Co. KY. He m. 1 Sep 1867 in Ashley, IL to Almira Jane WOODWORTH. Were there children? Any information about these families and James' connection to Mc Cune is welcomed.

DALSON, MALLATT L. Scripter Sat, 16 Aug 1997 02:45:54 -0400 (EDT)
I am looking for any information regarding my greatgrandparents. STEPHAN SHEPARD DALSON (b 12-4-1847 d 4-19-1903), who married MARY ELLEN MALLATT (b 3-14-1853 d 2-9-1915). They both lived and died in Baxter Springs, Cherokee County, Kansas. They had at least two daughters. One was Della Rose, the other name unknown. Both daughters died in 1908 in Arizona. I would love to have any information about Stephan and Mary Ellen's parents. Right now we are at a dead end! Thanks in advance!
L. Scripter

BROOKS, WOODWORTH Mary Ann Hanson Tue, 12 Aug 1997 15:50:23 -0700
James Henry BROOKS b. 7 Oct 1841 Hart Co. KY m. 1 Sep 1867 Ashley, Washington Co. IL, Almira Jane WOODWORTH. He died 10 Jan 1924 in Sherman, Cherokee Co. and was bur. in Mc Cune, Crawford Co. Why was he buried in Mc Cune? Did this couple have children? Any information about this family is welcome. Mary Ann Hanson

BROOKS, HARPER, McCUBBIN Mary Ann Hanson Tue, 12 Aug 1997 15:50:23 -0700
Joshua W. BROOKS b. 12 Aug 1815 Barren Co. KY d. 23 July 1891 Sherman, Cherokee Co. He and his first wife, Margaret L. HARPER, had eleven children. After she d. in 1858, he m. Mahala McCUBBIN b. 1819 Larue Co. KY d. 1910. Did she die in Sherman, also? Where are they buried?
He was the father of James Henry BROOKS and Floyde Walker BROOKS. Both also died in Sherman.
Any information about these families is welcomed.
Mary Ann Hanson

BROOKS, WEST Mary Ann Hanson Tue, 12 Aug 1997 15:50:23 -0700
Floyde Walker BROOKS b. 23 Apr 1845 Hodgenville, Larue Co. KY d. 9 Aug 1926 in Sherman, Cherokee Co. He m. 1 Jan 1868 Lucinda WEST in Ashley, Washington Co. IL. Floyde is bur. in Sherman. Which cemetery? When did Lucinda die and where is she buried? Did they have children? Any information about this family is welcomed.
Mary Ann Hanson

BURTON, POYNTER, WATERMAN Marlene Wilkinson Sun Aug 3 11:38:04 1997
Does anyone know the ancestors of John Rolla BURTON, b Feb 1861 in MO, d 4 Jan 1929, m to Mary Matilda POYNTER on 28 Feb 1884, divorced, and married (2) Rachel Emmaline WATERMAN on 11 Aug 1896. He was called Rollie or Jack. Rolla and Rachel were living in Galena, Cherokee County, KS when their daughter, Nora Allen BURTON was born there 5 Apr 1897. Any help appreciated. Marlene Wilkinson

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