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William Kern[1]

Male 1795 - 1866  (70 years)


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  • Name William Kern  [2
    Born 30 Oct 1795  Arklow, County Wicklow, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Buried 1866  Jericho Cemetery, Sugar Grove, Kane, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 8 Aug 1866  Bristol, Kendall, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Notes 
    • 1850 US Census, Illinois, Kendall, Bristol, William Karnes, 56, carpenter, value of real estate 2000, born Ireland, Elizabeth 53, born Ireland, John 29, farmer, born NY, William 28, farmer, born NY, Hellen 22, born NY, Susan 20, born NY, Joseph 18, born Canada, Mary 15, born Canada, Elizabeth 13, born Michigan, Caroline 8, born Illinois, George 50 (apparently not William's brother), farmer, born Ireland, enumerated 11 Sep 1850

      1860 US Census, Illinois, Kendall, Bristol, J. N. Kern, 38, farmer, value of real estate 12000, value of personal estate 1660, born NY, William 66, born Ireland, Elizabeth 63, born Ireland, Susan 26, born NY, Elizabeth 21, born Canada, Caroline 18, born IL, Wm Cooney 18, farmhand, Wm 28, farmhand, James 27, farmhand, enumerated 26 Jul 1860

      Went to London, Ontario, Canada after 1830, where Joseph and Mary Ann were born, the to Michigan by 1840 where Elizabeth was born, then to Illinois by 1842 where Caroline was born. They were in Bristol, Kendall Co., Illinois at the time of the 1850 US Census.

      Alternated date of birth: 1796 [5, 6, 7]
    Person ID I19326  Mindrum
    Last Modified 15 Feb 2017 

    Father John Kearn,   b. 4 Jan 1751, Arklow, County Wicklow, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1841, Pratt's Hollow, Madison, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Nancy Ann Killion,   b. Abt 1760, Arklow, County Wicklow, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1858, Pratt's Hollow, Madison, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 98 years) 
    Married 12 Aug 1786  County Wicklow, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F13511  Group Sheet

    Family Elizabeth Tackaberry,   b. 30 Apr 1797, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1871, Bristol, Kendall, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 3 Apr 1818 
    Children 
     1. John Newton Kern,   b. Abt 1822, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1902, Galesburg, Knox, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years)
     2. William Kern,   b. Abt 1822, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Sarah (Sally) Kern,   b. 1826, Madison Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Helen (Ellen) Kern,   b. 23 Mar 1828, Eaton, Madison, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1907, Hastings, Adams, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     5. Susan Kern,   b. 13 Mar 1830, Madison Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1919, Aurora, Kane, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     6. Joseph D. Kern,   b. 3 Aug 1832, New London, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1918, Sandwich, DeKalb, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     7. Mary Ann Kern,   b. 18 Nov 1834, London, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1896, Denver, Denver, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     8. Elizabeth Tackabury Kern,   b. 1840, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1881, Near Pleasantville, Verango, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     9. Caroline Kern,   b. Feb 1842, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1917, Bristol, Kendall, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years)
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F13508  Group Sheet

  • Photos
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    Headstones
    Kern, William
    Kern, William
    Kern, William, Elizabeth, Edward L., Elizabeth, Alice T.
    Kern, William, Elizabeth, Edward L., Elizabeth, Alice T.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1860] Marjorie Anderson GEDCOM, August, 2003.

    2. [S1861] Records of Alice Kern.

    3. [S1900] Tomb Stone- Jericho Cemetery, Kane County, Ill..

    4. [S1886] Helen Tooke Butler.

    5. [S2960]

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    7. [S3149]