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Walter D. Kerr b 1870 m. Catherine Siders Platte Co MO
Posted by: Cameron heath (ID *****3991) Date: January 20, 2011 at 17:11:20
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I am interested in making contact with descendants of this family group. Would like to find out when they died and where they were buried and see if the family has any old photos. In 1910 and 1920 they were living in Carroll Twp, Platte Co MO but I could not locate them in a 1930 census or find burial location.


Walter D. KERR (b. April 1870) m.28 Feb 1900 in Jackson Co MO, Catherine ‘Kate’E. SIDERS b. May1878. ‘Kate’ was the daughter of Elizabeth F. Siders b KY who               was living in Platte Twp, Clay Co MO in 1880. Kate’s father was not in the 1880 census but she lists __Siders as having been born in VA. Her parents wereThomas Lewis Siders b. 1835 VA and Elizabeth Frances Hall born 1843 KY who are buried in the Paradise Cemetery, Clay Co. MO.. In the 1910 census Walter Kerr is farming in Carroll Twp,, Platte Co. MO and a relative Cora Siders is living in their household. In 1920 Walter and Kate Kerr were farming in Carroll Twp, Platte Co. MO. and his 63 yr old brother John who was always living single with his parents is now living with him in his household.
The children of Walter and Catherine ‘Kate’ Kerr:
Walter G. KERR Jr. b.ca. 1901. Living at home age 19 helping on the farm in the        1920 census.
Don C. KERR b.ca. 1904. Living at home age 16 helping on the farm in the 1920 census. (In the 1920 census his name appears to be Don Lester).

Walter D. Kerr was the son of Ezra Kerr Sr and his wife Sarah G. Heath from Platte Co MO.


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