Luther Charles KILTS
Bertha Marie ADAMS

Husband:  Luther Charles KILTS
Birth:  3 Oct 1893, Springville, Cedar Rapids, Linn Co., Iowa
Death:  13 Oct 1962, Cedar Rapids, Linn Co., Iowa
Burial:  Oct 1962, Cedar Memorial Park, Cedar Rapids, Linn Co., Iowa
Father:  Jeremiah KILTS
Mother:  Alice Susan JONES

Marriage:    1917, Linn Co., Iowa  
Divorce:    Aft 1930, Linn Co., Iowa  

Wife:  Bertha Marie ADAMS
Birth:  13 Oct 1901, Cedar Rapids, Linn Co., Iowa 
Death:  5 Sep 1968, Cedar Rapids, Linn Co., Iowa
Burial:  Sep 1968, Czech National Cemetery, Cedar Rapids, Linn Co., Iowa
Father:  Charles Ray ADAMS
Mother:  Eva Adel Catherine CASS

Children:
   
1. James Luther KILTS, b: 18 Oct 1918, Kenosha, Kenosha Co., Wisconsin
                                   d: 9 Jan 1972, Kern Co., California 
2. Hazel A. KILTS
(Clark), b: 22 Dec 1919, Kenosha, Kenosha Co., Wisconsin
                                    d: 26 Jul 2008, Arvada, Jefferson Co., Colorado
                                 bur: Olinger Highland Cemetery, Thornton, Adams Co., Colorado 
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Notes:    
Luther, Bertha and the children were living with Bertha's parents in 1920.

1930 Federal Census Data (T626_0665, Page 219A), Cedar Rapids, Linn Co., Iowa,
                                                                                      Enumeration District: 55, Enumeration Date: 4- Apr-1930, Family #71

 NAME

Relation

Sex

Age

M/S W/D

Age Marr

POB

Fa. POB

Mo. POB

 In Sch

Occupation

 KILTS, Luter C

 Head

M

36

M

24

IA

US

IA

 

 Laborer / Railroad

           Bertha

 Wife

F

28

M

16

IA

IA

IA

 

 None

           James

 Son

M

11

S

 

WI

IA

IA

X

 None

           Hazel

 Daughter

F

10

S

 

WI

IA

IA

X

 None

By 1940, Bertha and Luther had divorced and each had remarried.  Bertha married Jerry John Pohorsky.

1940 Federal Census Data (T627_1175-0458, Page 215B), Maine Twp., Linn Co., Iowa,
                                                                           Enumeration District: 57-23, Enumeration Date: 10-Apr-1940, Family #65

 NAME

Relation

Sex

Age

M/S W/D

In
Sch

Gr.
Cmp.

POB

Occupation / Industry

 POHORSKY, Jerry

 Head

M

43

M

 

8

IA

 Laborer / WPA Road Project

             Bertha

 Wife

F

38

M

 

8

IA

 

 KILTS, James

 S Son

M

21

M

 

H-4

WI

 Farm Laborer

            Fern

 S Daughter L

F

20

M

 

H-4

IA

 

            James

 S G Son

M

1

S

 

0

IA

 

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