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The Genealogy of Robert and Christina Barritt

Family: William Henry KESSIE / Wilda Mae GRABLE (F3656)

m. Abt 1917


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  • Father | Male
    William Henry KESSIE

    Born  10 Jul 1894  Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Oct 1957  Columbia City, Whitley, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Hively Cemetery, Thorncreek Township, Whitley County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  Abt 1917  [1]   
    Father  Frederick KESSIE | F1335 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Rosella Caroline HELBLIG | F1335 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Wilda Mae GRABLE

    Born  19 Sep 1898  Noble County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Nov 1985   
    Buried    Hively Cemetery, Thorncreek Township, Whitley County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Ira M. GRABLE | F4561 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mary LEVITS | F4561 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Ernest M. KESSIE

    Born  1917  Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1938   
    Buried    Hively Cemetery, Thorncreek Township, Whitley County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    + Helen Evangeline KESSIE

    Born  20 Oct 1918  Smith Township, Whitley, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  21 Aug 1997  Columbia City, Whitley, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Troy Presbyterian Cemetery, Columbia City, Whitley, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Perry Jay JOHNSON | F3667 
    Married     

    Child 3 | Male
    Robert Eugene KESSIE

    Born  6 Nov 1920  Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 Nov 1988   
    Buried    Oakgrove Cemetery, Columbia City, Whitley, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Annabelle (KESSIE) | F3903 
    Married     

    Child 4 | Male
    Ralph L. KESSIE

    Born  9 Jun 1922  Whitley County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  3 Nov 1999  Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Hively Cemetery, Thorncreek Township, Whitley County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Ethelene LOTT | F3904 
    Married     

    Child 5 | Male
    + Jack H. KESSIE

    Born  17 Dec 1923  Thorncreek, Whitley, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Jul 2012  Columbia City, Whitley, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  3 Aug 2012  Hively Cemetery, Thorncreek Township, Whitley County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Beulah Mae (KESSIE) | F3905 
    Married  23 Jun 1946   

    Child 6 | Male
    + Paul Edward KESSIE

    Born  17 Aug 1925  Thorncreek, Whitley, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  5 Dec 1980  Kennewick, Benton, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Desert Lawn Memorial Cemetery, Kennewick, Benton, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Margorie Ann ADAMS | F3906 
    Married     

    Child 7 | Female
    Neva Catherine KESSIE

    Born  5 Jan 1927  Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 Apr 2005   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Powell SPANGLER | F3907 
    Married  5 Jun 1999  Columbia City, Whitley, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Leo H. GREIDER | F4562 
    Married  25 Aug 1946  Whitley County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 8 | Female
    + Bettye J. KESSIE

    Born  8 Apr 1929  Columbia City, Whitley, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 Apr 2002  Columbia City, Whitley, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  5 Apr 2002  Hively Cemetery, Thorncreek Township, Whitley County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Unknown GEBERT | F3908 
    Married     

    Child 9 | Male
    William Junior KESSIE

    Born  14 Jul 1931  Whitley County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  21 Jul 2007  Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Audrey G. ARNOLD | F4555 
    Married  21 Dec 1991  Larwill, Whitley, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 10 | Male
    Carl KESSIE

    Born     
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 11 | Male
    Dick KESSIE

    Born     
    Died     
    Buried     

  • Sources 
    1. [S222] 1930 Federal Census, ED 92, p 1B.