Kit Carson County, Colorado

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Kit Carson County Pioneers:

James M. Wyman, 6 South 45 West

James had an 1885 claim cancelled, apparently replaced by one in 1893 for 135 acres in 2, 6S 45W (Kit Carson County) and 34, 5S 45W (Yuma County) proved up a quarter in 8, 6 South, 45W in 1893.

He might be the James Wyman in 1900 Logan County, Nebraska, born April 1866 in Illinois, married ten years to Cora B. May 1868 Minnesota. Grace L. March 1891 and George Sept 1895 were both born in Nebraska. They're stock growers with her father Loanmi Lloyd born Aug 1833 in New York, widowed and his son Sherman January 1870.
There's a James Wyman buried in Littleton Colorado, dying August 19, 1909, age 46.
Cora is widowed in 1910 Englewood, Colorado, 43, with Grace L. 19, Lloyd G. 14, and James S. 4 born in Colorado.
Next household is the Tuttle family, a clergyman George E. born in Pennsylvania.
Cora B. Wyman married Charles E. Blanchard on February 22, 1911, recorded in Denver.
George Lloyd Wyman registered for WWI in Big Piney, WYoming, ranching, born Sept 16, 1896 at Clarks, Nebraska. He said he had already enlisted.
He's a farm laborer in 1920 Fremont County, Wyoming, 24, born in Nebraska.
(Charles E. Blanchard is in Lincoln County, Wyoming in 1920, married but no spouse - He's a carpenter living with Daniel Rathburn, divoarced 44.
George arrived in New York August 20, 1930 from Rio De Janiero, Brazil, born at Clarks, Nebraska, currently living at Kemmerer, Wyoming.

In 1930 Lincoln County, Wyoming, Grace L. Groutage is 35, son Jack W. 9. They're next to Cora B. Blanchard 56 born in Minnesota, an school teacher.
In 1940 Cora is in Lincoln County, Wyoming, married to Asbury Hoskins 79, a general store proprietor. With them is daughter Grace 48, with her son Jack 19 born in Wyoming.
Cora Hoskins, born May 8, 1868 in Minnesota, mother Conklin, father Lloyd, died Dec 17, 1950 in Santa Clara County, California.
She's buried in San Mateo County, # 26777844. Her sister Adelaide 1861-1936 Hoskins is buried there too # 26777815.
Adelaide and George L. Hoskins were in Denver in 1910, and George died Oct 12, 1947 in Kings County, California, mother Lloyd - so they might have been cousins ....
George is divorced in 1930 Kings County, California, 72, with Charles W. 68 and Alma his wife 65.

Her parents Loammi 1823-1900 and Angeline Lloyd 1834-1900 are buried in Neosho County, Kansas # 100662130.

George L. Wyman died Dec 4, 1969 in San Mateo County, California.

John Groutage and Grace W. Groutage 1891-1967 # 36064796 are buried in Fort Logan, Colorado.

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