Post a Keith County Query
Alyce Sat, 3 Oct 1998
Searching for records of Herbert and Charles MADISON who lived in Whitetail community at the turn of the century. This was apparently a community that did not survive. Herbert and Dottie later moved into Ogallala. No information on Charles. I would appreciate any help knowing where they came from. ALYCE
Julie Dresser Tue, 15 Jun 1998
Searching for desc of William Ritchey born ca 1846. According to his brothers biographical review he was living in Keith County, NE in 1888. William was the son of John and Margaret (Drennan) Ritchey. They both are buried in Pleasant Grove, Des Moines County, Iowa. Happy to exchange data. Any help appreciated.
Cheryl Thu, 4 Jun 1998
Looking for anything on Louis McQueen, m. Mabel(Maybell) Hammond. They had at least one daughter, Clara, b. 1927 in Ogallala.
Deb Rose Tue, 2 Jun 1998
Looking for any information on George EVANS. Children: Gladis, Henry, Margaret d. 1899, unknown d. 1918 in France, and Birdie Mae born near Paxton Nov. 20,1892.
Sharon Brundage SifuentesSat, 30 May 1998
I am searching for information on my Grandfather, his parents and siblings. They are listed in the 1900 census as farmers in the Ogallala area.
Abraham J. BRUNDAGE (deceased between 1892-1900)
Ellen BRUNDAGE listed as head of household. b. 1853 NY
1) Augustus b. Jul 1874 IL
2) Mary b. Aug 1976 IL
3) Arthur b. Mar 1879 IL
4) Levi b. Feb 1881 IL (my grandfather)
5) Lester E. b. Feb 1883 IL
6) Helena b. Mar 1886 NE
7) Issac b. Jul 1889 NE
8) John b. Jul 1892 NE
Karen Wagner Mon Feb 9 1998
Am seeking information on Lilla WYTHE FRANKENBURG who lived in Ogallala as of 1940. She was born in Seymour, IA in 1904 and at some point married at man with the last name of FRANKENBURG. They may have divorced. Any info at all would be greatly appreciated.
Lynne Robinson Sat May 10
Mansfield SHEFFIELD b 1863 Fulton Co OH was in Ogallala, Keith Co NE by 1880. Married Ellen RICHARDS 8 Sep 1885. Their children: Olive, Clarence, Mary Jane, Walter, Charles, Helen and Alice. The immigrant, Ichabod SHEFFIELD, b Eng 1630, d RI 1712. Will exchange/share information.
Allen Dripps Mon May 5
Trying to locate obituary for John T. MCQUEEN, d. 5 Oct. 1938; buried in the Ogallala Cemetery. I have read all Keith County newspapers, located no obituary! I am not sure where place of death occured? Appreciate any help in obtaing a obituary or cemetery record! Please contact me or Marlene Steines, Box 373, Kiowa, CO 80117.
Allen Dripps Mon May 5
Looking for marriage date and location for William Jasper CUMMINGS and Sara Francis CUMMINGS! William Jasper CUMMINGS became owner of 160 acres, Keith County;, in 1890. Contact Hazel F. Davis; 4724 Simonelli Road W.; The Dalles, OR 97058- 9527.
Tammi Hersrud Wed Apr
23 10:23:41 1997
Looking for DAHMER, BECKER, MILLER and RINEHARDT in Lincoln around 1910. John DAHMER married Mary MILLER in Lincoln, later moved to Ogalalla. Susan BECKER or DAHMER married a Mr. ROOT, later divorced. Philip BECKER married Kathryn RINEHARDT. Georg Balthazar BECKER and wife Catherine Marie (DAHMER) BECKER lived in Lincoln with children Walter, Catherine, Mollie, John, and baby George, who died 1906/07 and is buried in Wyuka Cemetary.George worked for Burlington RR.
Judy Bradley Wed Mar 12
Looking for any info on my grandmother Della Evelyn Bridenbaugh born June 17, 1892 in Keith County, Ne. Died Feb. 4, 1975 buried in Clay Center, Ne. She married James Harrison Campbell born Oct. 30, 1888 in Clay County, Ne. Died Sept. 1950 buried in Clay Center, Ne. They had six children Marjorie, Mildred, Betty, Lucile, Evelyn and Melvin. Thats all I have. Will be very greatful for any information. Judy