Seritha Watson KELSO
Margaret Elizabeth BARNES


Husband:  Seritha Watson KELSO
Birth:  29 Sep 1876, Elliott, Montgomery Co., Iowa 
Death:  21 Dec 1950, Des Plains, Cook Co., Illinois       (obituary) 
Burial:  Dec 1950, Newell Cemetery, Newell, Buena Vista Co., Iowa 
Father:  Albines Seretha KELSO
Mother:  Rachel Thomas MARTIN

Marriage:  14 Aug 1902, Sac City, Sac Co., Iowa   

Wife:  Margaret Elizabeth BARNES
Birth:  1 Aug 1881, Manning, Carroll Co., Iowa
Death:  28 Jan 1961, Des Plains, Cook Co., Illinois       (obituary)
Burial:  Jan 1961, Newell Cemetery, Newell, Buena Vista Co., Iowa 
Father:  Joseph Aden BARNES 
Mother:  Mary Esther DILLINGHAM 

Children:
1. Leona Bea KELSO, b: 20 Mar 1904, Sac City, Sac Co., Iowa
                                    d: 27 Mar 1946, Des Plains, Cook Co., Illinois    (obituary)     
                                
bur: Newell Cemetery, Newell, Buena Vista Co., Iowa
2. Virgil Edmund KELSO, b: 4 Nov 1907, Sac City, Sac Co., Iowa
                                         d: 10 Dec 1978, Round Lake, Lake Co., Illinois
3. (Infant) Female KELSO, b: 1914, Newell, Buena Vista Co., Iowa
                                         d: 1914, Newell, Buena Vista Co., Iowa
                                      bur: Newell Cemetery, Newell, Buena Vista Co., Iowa
4. Neil D. KELSO, b: 29 Oct 1917, Newell, Buena Vista Co., Iowa
                               d: 6 Jun 1987, Park Ridge, Cook Co., Illinois
                            bur: Ridgewood Cemetery, Des Plains, Cook Co., Illinois
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Notes:

1910 Federal Census Data (T624_0422, Page 99B), Sac City Ward 2, Sac Co., Iowa,
                                                                                    Enumeration District: 133, Enumeration Date: 25-Apr-1910, Family #213

 NAME

Relation

Sex

Age

M/S W/D

# Yr Mar

# C Bn.

# C Liv.

POB

Fa. POB

Mo. POB

Occupation
or Trade

In Sch

 KELSO, S  W

 Head

M

32

M1

7

 

 

IA

US

US

 Drain Ditch

 

             Maggie E

 Wife

F

28

M1

7

2

2

IA

NY

NY

 None

 

             Leona B

 Daughter

F

6

S

 

 

 

IA

IA

IA

 None

X

             Virgil E

 Son

M

2

S

 

 

 

IA

IA

IA

 None

 

             Arney A

 Brother

M

24

S

 

 

 

IA

US

US

 Laborer

 

1920 Federal Census Data (T625_0480, Page 200A), Newell, Buena Vista Co., Iowa,
                                                                                      Enumeration District: 8, Enumeration Date: 9-Feb-1920, Family #35

 NAME

Relation

Sex

Age

M/S
W/D

POB

Fa.
POB

Mo.
POB

Occupation

In Sch

 KELSO, S  W

 Head

M

43

M

IA

IL

PA

 Real Estate Agent

 

              Margretta E

 Wife

F

38

M

IA

PA

PA

 None

 

              Leona

 Daughter

F

15

S

IA

IA

IA

 None

  X

              Virgil E

 Son

M

12

S

IA

IA

IA

 None

  X

              Neal D

 Son

M

3y2m

S

IA

IA

IA

 None

 

1930 Federal Census Data (T626_0501, Page 96B), Des Plains Ward 1, Cook Co., Illinois,
                                                                                    Enumeration District: 2196, Enumeration Date: 12-Apr-1930, Family #238

 NAME

Relation

Sex

Age

M/S W/D

Age Marr

POB

Fa. POB

Mo. POB

 In Sch

Occupation

 KELSO, Seretha W

 Head

M

53

M

26

IA

IL

PA

 

 Chiropractor/ Chiropractic

              Margaret E

 Wife

F

48

M

21

IA

NY

NY

 

 None

              Leona B

 Daughter

F

26

S

 

IA

IA

IA

 

 None

              Neal D

 Son

M

12

S

 

IA

IA

IA

X

 None

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Sources:
1) Death - Husband:  Cook County Illinois Vital Statistics - Deaths, State Cert. #0049492
2) Death - Child #1:  Cook County Illinois Vital Statistics - Deaths, State Cert. #0009585
3) Death - Child #4:  Cook County Illinois Vital Statistics - Deaths, State Cert. #0035185