Pioneer Surname Contacts for Wyandotte County, Kansas (N-Z)

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  • NELSON of Kansas City. (12/31/96)
  • NERO (Lewis), 1870s. Lee Hart, at (Dec 16 1996)
  • NILES. Looking for death certificate of Margaret Niles died July 18 1928 in Ks.or Mo. Lived with her son James M. Smiley who died July 23, 1928. His death certifcate says he lived at 4011 Booth. Margaret was married to a Edw. S Niles Thank you for any help you can give me. Rita Ferguson (Mar 29 1997)
  • NUGENT. I'm looking for any information on the NUGENT family. Patrick and Louise NUGENT lived in Kansas City, KS in the 1930's and 40's. Aside from this, I don't know much of anything at all. Matthew Nugent (May 5 1997)

  • O'DONNELL, in Bonner Springs cemetery. Terrance James O'Donnell: need birth and death date. Charles Clare O'Donnell - died in infancy - need birth and death date Both are buried in a family plot, along with Charles Jess O'Donnell. Gail (Oct 1 1997)
  • OESTREICHER, HERMANN. I am looking for my great grandpa and grandma Names Joseph and Barbara Oestreicher Children Joseph,Dora born May 8 1873,Barbara,Aloysius,Anthony,Bertha. Dora OESTREICHER marrid Louis HERMANN. Louis HERMAN died around 1917. AL HERMAN (Oct 7 1997)
  • OLIVER of Kansas City. (4/20/97)
  • OTTEN (John and Wilhelmina "Minnie" REICH) Moved to Kansas City, Kan., from Quincy, Ill., in late 1800s. From: - Len Klempnauer (Feb 6, 1998)
    Searching for ancestors and descendants of John [Johann] OTTEN, b abt 1846 in Germany (believed West Prussia), d 1925 in Kansas City, Kan., m in Germany to Wilhelmina "Minnie" REICH, b abt 1845 in Germany, d 1937 in Kansas City, Kan. They were of the Roman Cathlic faith and are buried in the Catholic Cemetery across the road from the Protestant Highland Park Cemetery in Kansas City, Kan. At one time they lived in Quincy, Ill., before moving to Kansas. In the 1910 Census, John is listed as a laborer and they were living with their daughter, Rosa Elizabeth, and her husband at the time in Kansas City, Kan. John's and Minnie's five children were:
    1. ) Rosa Elizabeth Otten, b 7 May 1883 in Quincy, Adams County, Ill., d 19 June 1962 in Kansas City, Kan., m 17 Apr 1901 in Kansas City, Kan., to Henry John KLEMPNAUER, b 26 Oct. 1878 in Elbing, West Prussia, d 11 Nov. 1969 in Kansas City, Kan. Henry ran a Mom-and-Pop grocery store for 30 years at 651 Shawnee Road, Kansas City. Kan., until retiring in 1952.
    2. ) Minnie Otten believed married to a DOOLEY.
    3. ) Charles "Charley" Otten may have had daughter, Eva.
    4. ) Walter Otten.
    2) Edward Otten had daughter, Marie, believed married to a PEINE/PAYNE, and a son, Carl A., born 5 Dec 1903, died 14 June 1991, married Anna ? They had three children: Leon; Rosemary, who married a KINNAIRD; and Dorothy, who married Paul SPECKIN. I have complete information on Rosa Otten-Henry Klempnauer line but know virtually nothing about Rosa's siblings and their descendants. Len Klempnauer, Capitola, Calif. Email:
  • OWENS (James--Leona RIGGS) Kansas City, Kansas 1934 till death. From: - Marcene Edgar Oxford (Apr 19, 1998)
    The James OWENS family consisted of wife LEONA "LEO" RIGGS OWENS, and two sons J.D. and Jyles. The family was from the Newton Co ARK area. James--JIM-- and Leo were bornand grew up in that area. Looking for any decendents of this group.

  • PARKS, AUSTIN. I am looking for a Mrs. E.D. Parks, of Kansas City, KS as of 1928. Thats all I know, she was an Austin. Not much but maybe someone knows her or the family. Thanks, Barbara (Oct 30 1997)
  • PEELER of Edwardsville (See SHAY) (3/19/97)
  • PEMBERTON (ALFRED and EDNA ETHEL WISDOM) They lived in Wyandotte Co. in the early 1930's. From: - Pat Wheat (Apr 13, 1998)
    Alfred Franklin Pemberton 11-8-1886 to 10-31-1936. Edna Ethel Wisdom Pemberton 10-24-1893 to 9-1-1960. Both Alfred and Edna died in Kansas City, KS. They are buried in Memorial Park Cemetary. I am looking for information on Alfred's parents Uriah Franklin Pemberton and Caroline Boon Pemberton. Alfred was born in Webbers Falls, Indian Territory, OK.. Any information will be appreciated.
  • POWELL (Lambert), b 1895. Eric Powell, at (Jan 16 1997)


  • REED, RILEY (Hubbel & Eunice May RILEY). Jeanette (Reed) Gaylord, (Jan 01 1997)
  • ROBINSON, in Kansas City, Kansas approx 1910 thru ? Looking for information on a John W and Laura Robinson-they had 2 girls Naoma & Lubena and adopted 2 boys-Fredrick born 1906 & Edward Born 1911 in Kansas Linda Robinson (Sep 14 1997)
  • ROGERS, Lillian Mae. Born 2 Aug 1899 in KC, KS to Ord (or Orrin) and Nellie (Coffman) ROGERS. Helen Ross, (Jun 30 1997)
  • ROGERS (Ord or Orrin & Nellie). Helen Ross (Jun 30 1997). Looking for information on Lillian Mae (Rogers) ROSS b-2 aug 1899-kansas city,ks. her parents were ord or orrin rogers and nellie. Ord b-abt-1862; Nellie abt-1876. He was a policeman in Kansas City abt-1900. They lived in Armourdale where Lillian was born. Lillian died in Matamoras, PA abt-mar 1942
  • ROSS (Lillian Mae -nee Rogers). Helen Ross (Jun 30 1997). Looking for information on lillian mae (rogers) ross b-2 aug 1899-kansas city,ks. her parents were ord or orrin rogers and nellie-i dont know if they were from kansas or not. lillian may have just been born there. lillian died in matamoras,pa. abt-mar 1942
  • ROTHERT (George Louisa REINKE) Near White Church, ca. 1870-1931. From: - M Jay Kimmel (Jan 27, 1998)
    Seek info and descendants of George F. Rothert ca 1840-1913 m. ca 1868 Louisa A. Reinke ca 1847-1931 Both born Germany, probably lived in Cincinnati area until ca 1870 when moved to Wyandotte Co KS. Settling near White Church.
  • ROUTH (Margaret L. ROUTH and Robert FRAZIER) Kansas City, KS. From: - Joyce (Routh) Willhoit (Apr 11, 1998)
    I am searching for information on Robert FRAZIER b 10 Sept 1862, died 11 Jan 1937. On 17 April 1877, he was married by John W. Fitch, MG (Book "B", page 100 Dallas Co MO Marriages) to Margaret L. ROUTH b 20 Dec 1860 died 10 Sept 1946 in Kansas City. They had five children (no information). Margaret, dau of John C. ROUTH b. 1827 Grainger Co TN and MARY SMITH. Margaret's nine siblings were: Lum Christopher ROUTH (1873-1922). James "Jim" Thomas ROUTH (1872-1922). Drucilla Mandy ROUTH (1869-1936). Sarah Francis ROUTH (1864-1944). LaVone or LaVena Elizabeth ROUTH (b 1855). George ROUTH. William Henry ROUTH (1859-1924). Francis Marion ROUTH (1849-1923). Martha Caroline ROUTH (1848-1914). Any information on the descendents of these families would be greatly appreciated.
  • ROUTH (William "Bill" Henry ROUTH and Amanda Ann WILDER) Kansas City, Kansas - before 1924. From: - Joyce (Routh) Willhoit (Mar 31, 1998)
    I am searching for information on WILLIAM "BILL" HENRY ROUTH, Sheriff of Dallas Co MO for one term. Died suddently of apoplexy, Kansas City, KS on June 18, 1924 at about 65 years of age. On October 30, 1879 he married AMANDA ANN WILDER, his step-sister, married by Franklin W. Randles, JP. Died at about 78 years of age at Kansas City. One child that I know of, IVY ROUTH. Any information would be greatly appreciated.

  • SABINS (William B. and Lillian "Lillie" S. HICKS) 1900 - Resident on Nebraska Ave, Kansas City, Wyandotte Co, Kansas 1910 - Resident on N 9th St, in Kansas City, Wyandotte Co, Kansas. From: - Daniel Wall (Jan 29, 1998)
    Desire parents, birth date and place, marriage date and place, death date and place for William B. SABINS, b. March 1858 IA. In 1900, he was a resident on Nebraska Ave, Kansas City, Wyandotte Co, Kansas, age 42. In 1910, he was a resident on N 9th St, in Kansas City, Wyandotte Co, Kansas, age 52. He married Lillian ‘Lillie" S. HICKS about 1888. Lillian b. March 1871, poss. KS. d. Aft. 1953 poss. KS. Children – Myrtle, b. September 1889; Frederick "Freddie" Monroe Sabins, b. 26 September 1891 in Kansas City, Wyandotte Co, KS and d. 30 September 1954 in Hardin, Big Horn Co, MT; Carl, b. October 1893; Horace, b. August 1896. Looking for birth, marriage, and death dates and places for William and Lillian. Would also like to find their ancestors
  • SCHUTTE, CORBIN of KCK (Strawberry Hill) and Osceola, MO. Emily Schutte (Aug 29 1997)
  • SCOTT. Looking for information on William Harper Scott family lived in Garden City, Finney County, Kansas @ 1880's. Had a child, my grandfather, Glen Caryl Scott @ 1893. William's wife was Sarah Alice (Imbody) Scott. They may have lived in Kansas City, Wyandotte County, at one time. Mike Emett (Mar 27 1997)
  • SHAY, PEELER. Where would I obtain a copy of a marriage record for JOHN CEFAS SHAY & MARY ANN PEELER. They were married 25 Nov 1877 in Edwardsville, Wyandotte Co, KS. I have written the County Clerk and supposibly they thought it might be at Topeka...etc. All suggestions would be appreciated. Carolyn Gang (3/19/97)
  • SHELBY of Bonner Springs. (10/24/96)
  • SISCOE. Susan Hedrick-Chaffin (Jan 01 1997)
  • SNEED (Clarence Richard and/or Everett). Robert R. Sneed, (Jul 5 1997)
  • STALEY of Kansas City. (4/20/97)
  • STANFORD, HUGHES. Frank & Anna (HUGHES) of Rosedale KS 1889-1899. 4 children - Mary, Emma, Frank Jr., Richard. L. Lynde, (Jan 01 1997)
  • STEPHENS of Ottawa (not in WY co). (2/3/97)
  • STINSMAN (Horace and Rosa E. JONES) Kansas City 5th Ward 101 North Will Street. From: - Bruce N. Stinsman (Mar 1, 1998)
    I am looking for any information on Horace STINSMAN, wife Rosa, daughter Edna, son William H. and son Frank E. The dates are between 1890 to 1930.

  • TARRY (William Wilbur and Fanny Myrtle Cleary) Kansas City, Kansas - 1900 - 1960. From: - Marjorie Ann Tarry Burkin Robb (Mar 1, 1998)
    Seeking descendants of William Wilbur and Fanny Myrtle Tarry. Their children were: Jean, Ray, Charles, Lloyd, Mamie, Fred or Ted, Lawrence and Dorothy. Known grandchildren of William and Fanny include Barbara Jean, and Peggy Tarry; married names unknown. Has anyone traced lineage to England or Ireland?
  • TAYLOR/TAILOR/TAYLER/TAILER (James Valentine). (5/10/97)
  • THORP (Charles and Mary M. Kunkleman) Kansas City, KS 1895-198? From: - Angela (BOHANON)PATTON (Feb 17, 1998)
    Charles' father was Robert B. THORP born abt 1847 but I do not know mother's name or if he has any brothers or sisters. I also can not find where they are buried. Thank you.
  • TREFF. Biography by Diana Millsap Treff (Aug 26 1998)
  • TURNER. I am looking for information on John J. Turner and Susan N. Turner removed to Wyandotte county something between 1880 and 1893. A deed filed in Grant Co. Ky. put them in Armourdale ?, Wyandotte Co in Jan 1893. John J. would have been approx 51 years old at that time. Children: Sarah E., Cordelia, Minnie, Rosella and Sidney on 1880 Grant Co. census. Can you help with this. Thanks Ann in Arizona (Jul 16 1997)
  • TIMMERMAN (Martin & Euzenia PAPER) Kansas City, Kansas 1880. From: - Betty Lou Hart (Sep 27, 1997) Looking for information on Martin, born in France. Euzenia was born in Holland.


  • VEAL(e) buried in Maple Hill Cemetery (9/13/96)
  • VICKER (Frank Serfine). Randy Hunter (May 01 1997).

  • WHEELER, KING (Benjamin & Sitha KING). Diane Golightly, They lived in Wyandotte County in the early 1890's. He married SITHA KING and had at least four children: CHARLES b. Oct 1883 in Missouri; WILLIAM b. Apr 1886 in Kansas; NORA b. June 1889 in Kansas; MARY b. March 1891 in Kansas. I believe that Benjamen Wheeler died in Wyandotte County between 1891 and 1900. In 1900, his wife and children are living in Batesville, Arkansas. Clues about this family have been very sparse, so any help or suggestions are very much appreciated. Diane Golightly (May 12 1997)
  • WHIPPLE, Ruth M. (1937-1996) Obituary. A founding member of the James Younger Genealogy group. (Sep 01 1997)
  • WOESTEMEYER family, of Bethel. (8/8/96)
  • WOESTEMEYER of Bethel. (1/9/97) with biography
  • WOOD, VAUGHN. Does anyone have records of this family buried in Bonner Springs cemetery? Looking for info on Billie Wood O'Connell SCHEMER. Gail (Oct 1 1997)
  • WORKMAN. Susan Hedrick-Chaffin (Jan 01 1997)



  • ZWADUK of Kansas City. (12/31/96)

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