Karns, Josephine

Karns, Josephine

Female 1892 - 1990  (97 years)

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  • Name Karns, Josephine  [1, 2, 3
    • Originally entered as Josephine Carens
    Born 22 Dec 1892  Somerset, Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Census 7 Jun 1900  Buncombe Precinct, Pulaski, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 15 Feb 1920  Nottingham Township, Wells County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 22 Oct 1990  Berne, Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried 24 Oct 1990  Ray Cemetery, Monroe, Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I63756  Sackett
    Last Modified 25 Sep 2018 

    Father Karns, George,   b. 2 Jun 1844, Miami County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1921, Nottingham Township, Wells County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Harris, Margery,   b. Jun 1857, Miami County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1919, Nottingham Township, Wells County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Married 2 Jan 1873  Miami County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children
    +1. Karns, Josephine,   b. 22 Dec 1892, Somerset, Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1990, Berne, Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     
    Family ID F18914  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Brandyberry, Floyd Edgar,   b. 11 Mar 1885, Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1951, Monroe, Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 18 Mar 1922  Wells County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 8
    Children 
    +1. Karns / Brandyberry, Howard W.,   b. 19 Feb 1913, Wells County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1971, Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)  [Adopted]  [Birth]
     2. Brandyberry, Gertrude Louise,   b. 2 Nov 1926, Monroe, Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1997, Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +3. Brandyberry, Klesson Amos,   b. 10 Jul 1929, Monroe, Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1996, Decatur, Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     4. Brandyberry, Helen G.,   b. 22 Apr 1933, Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1972  (Age 38 years)
    Last Modified 25 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F22543  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Dec 1892 - Somerset, Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Karns / Brandyberry, Howard W. - 19 Feb 1913 - Wells County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 15 Feb 1920 - Nottingham Township, Wells County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Mar 1922 - Wells County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Brandyberry, Gertrude Louise - 2 Nov 1926 - Monroe, Adams County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Brandyberry, Klesson Amos - 10 Jul 1929 - Monroe, Adams County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Brandyberry, Helen G. - 22 Apr 1933 - Adams County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Oct 1990 - Berne, Adams County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 24 Oct 1990 - Ray Cemetery, Monroe, Adams County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.indiana.counties.adams/2579/mb.ashx
      Josephine (Carens) Brandyberry (1882- 1990)
      Josephine (Carens) Brandyberry (1882- 1990) New
      MargieRoopPearce (View posts) Posted: 19 Mar 2008 9:47PM GMT
      Classification: Obituary
      Surnames: Brandyberry, Carens, Anderson, Highland

      Decatur Daily Democrat, Adams Co, IN; Monday, «u»October 22, 1990«/u»
      Obituaries - Josephine Brandyberry

      Josephine Brandyberry, 97, Monroe, the oldest resident of that town, died at 6:10 a.m. today in Chalet Village, Berne.

      She was born on December 22, 1882* in Somerset, Kentucky, and married Floyd Brandyberry; he died on November 2, 1951.

      She was a former employee of General Electric Co. and Golden Meadows Home and a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church, near Keystone.

      Surviving are a son: Klesson Brandyberry, 950 Parkview Dr.; a daughter, Gertrude Anderson, Monroe; seven grandchildren; three step grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and five step great-grandchildren. A son, Howard Brandyberry; a daughter, Helen Highland; three brothers; five sisters; and one step grandchild are deceased.

      Funeral services are at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Haggard and Armes Funeral Home, Rev. James Brandyberry, a grandson, and Rev. George Stepp officiating. Burial will be in Ray Cemetery. Visiting hours are 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday. Preferred memorials are to Chalet Village Recreation Fund.
      *[Note by Ted Smith: Newspaper typo; should be 1892 based on age at death.]
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      Find A Grave Memorial
      Josephine (Carens) Brandyberry
      Birth: Dec. 22, 1892; Somerset, Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA
      Death: Oct. 22, 1990; Berne, Adams County, Indiana, USA
      Burial:
      Ray Cemetery, Monroe, Adams County, Indiana, USA

      Josephine Brandyberry, 97, Monroe, the oldest resident of that town, died at 6:10 a.m. today in Chalet Village, Berne.

      She was born on December 22, 1882* in Somerset, Kentucky, and married Floyd Brandyberry; he died on November 2, 1951.

      She was a former employee of General Electric Co. and Golden Meadows Home and a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church, near Keystone.

      Surviving are a son: Klesson Brandyberry, 950 Parkview Dr.; a daughter, Gertrude Anderson, Monroe; seven grandchildren; three step grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and five step great-grandchildren. A son, Howard Brandyberry; a daughter, Helen Highland; three brothers; five sisters; and one step grandchild are deceased.

      Funeral services are at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Haggard and Armes Funeral Home, Rev. James Brandyberry, a grandson, and Rev. George Stepp officiating. Burial will be in Ray Cemetery. Visiting hours are 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday. Preferred memorials are to Chalet Village Recreation Fund.
      *Newspaper typo; should be 1892 based on age at death.

      Family links:
      Spouse:
      Floyd Edgar Brandyberry (1885 - 1951)
      Children:
      Howard W Brandyberry (1913 - 1971)
      Gertrude Louise Brandyberry Anderson (1926 - 1997)
      Klesson Amos Brandyberry (1929 - 1996)
      Helen G Brandyberry Highlen (1933 - 1972)

      Created by: drbuck
      Record added: May 01, 2008
      Find A Grave Memorial# 26527602
      Headstone picture added by: drbuck

  • Sources 
    1. [S1018] Obituary.

    2. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), Memorial# 26527602 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S1366] Indiana, U.S., Death Certificates, 1899-2011, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 25 Sep 2018.
      Name: Josephine Brandyberry
      [Josephine Karns]
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Age: 97
      Marital Status: Widowed
      Birth Date: 22 Dec 1892
      Birth Place: Somerset, Kentucky
      Death Date: 22 Oct 1990
      Death Place: Berne, Adams, Indiana, USA
      Father: George Karns
      Mother: Margery Harris Karns

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S815] Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 25 Sep 2018.
      Name Floyd E Brandyberry
      Event Type Marriage Registration
      Event Date 18 Mar 1922
      Event Place Wells County, Indiana, United States
      Residence Place Monroe, , Indiana
      Gender Male
      Age (Estimated) 27
      Race White
      Race (Original) White
      Number of Total Marriages once
      Birth Date 11 Mar 1895
      Birthplace Monroe, , Indiana
      Occupation Fireman & Engineer
      Marriage License Date 18 Mar 1922
      Father's Name Amos R Brandyberry, b. in Monroe, Indiana, resides in Monroe, Indiana
      Mother's Name Corlinda Major, b. in Monroe, Indiana, resides in Monroe, Indiana
      Spouse's Name Josephine Karns
      Spouse's Residence Place Keystone, ,
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Spouse's Age (Estimated) 30
      Spouse's Race White
      Spouse's Race (Original) White
      Spouse's Birth Date 22 Dec 1892
      Spouse's Birthplace , Pulaski Co., Kentucky
      Spouse's Father's Name George Karns, b. in Miami Co., Ohio, deceased
      Spouse's Mother's Name Marjorie Harris, b. in Miami Co., Ohio, deceased
      Officiator's Name D C Truesdale
      Page 163
      Number of Images 1
      Citing this Record

      "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVM1-P4VB : 10 December 2017), Floyd E Brandyberry and Josephine Karns, 18 Mar 1922; citing Wells, Indiana, United States, various county clerk offices, Indiana; FHL microfilm 2,318,465.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S954] 1900 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 25 Sep 2018.
      1900 Census, enumerated 7 Jun 1900 in Buncombe Precinct, Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States

      George Karns Head M 55 Ohio b. Jan 1845
      Margery Karns Wife F 49 Ohio b. Jun 1857
      Walter Karns Son M 23 Ohio b. Apr 1877
      Carie E Karns Daughter F 16 Ohio b. Aug 1884
      Josephine Karns Daughter F 8 Kentucky b. Dec 1892

      "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M9HR-1J1 : accessed 25 September 2018), George Karns, Magisterial District 4, Buncombe Precinct, Pulaski, Kentucky, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 109, sheet 6A, family 67, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,549.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S999] 1920 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 25 Sep 2018.
      1920 Census, enumerated 15 Feb 1920 in Nottingham Township, Wells County, Indiana, United States

      George Carns Head M 75 Ohio
      Josephene Carns Daughter F 27 Kentucky
      Howard W Carns Grandson M 7 Indiana


      "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MFHZ-557 : accessed 25 September 2018), Howard W Carns in household of George Carns, Nottingham, Wells, Indiana, United States; citing ED 192, sheet 8A, line 50, family 169, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 475; FHL microfilm 1,820,475.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    7. [S1863] Ohio, U.S., County Marriage Records, 1774-1993, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 25 Sep 2018.
      Name: George Karns
      Gender: Male
      Marriage Date: 2 Jan 1873
      Marriage Place: Miami, Ohio, USA
      Spouse: Margary Harris
      Film Number: 000550149

      Researched by Ted Smith

    8. [S1018] Obituary, Husband's obituary (Reliability: 3).


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