Kit Carson County, Colorado

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Kit Carson County Pioneers:

Frank W. and May (Dulmer) Klassen, sister Catherine (Klassen) Nikkel, 6 South 47 West

Abraham C. Klassen 1853-1900 is buried in Joes, Colorado # 67346929.



Frank claimed a tract in sections 5 and 6, 6 South, 47W in 1917.

In 1910 Vona, Colorado, Frank is 21, born in Kansas, farming, living alone.
He married May Dulmer on September 16, 1914, recorded in Kit Carson County.

Joes items "October 1, 1914 "Frank Klassen was married to Miss May Dolmer last week."

May Dulmer was in Kit Carson County in 1910, 13, with Cornelius 52 and Trina 53.

In 1920, Frank and May 22 born in New Jersey, have Robert L. 4, Philip C. 2, Phyllis C. 2, and Miriam four montths, all kids born in Colorado
Her father Cornelius Dulmer 62 born in Friesland, immigrating in 1887 is with them, as is Sadie Ault 29 also born in New Jersey and her daughter Marjorie 2 born in Colorado.

Cornelius Dulmer 1857-1928 is buried in Orange County, California # 107133429, with Trintje Nauta Dulmer 1856-1918 buried in Kit Carson County Smit Cemetery # 40612784.

May Klassen 1895-1979 is buried in Spokane # 145754619, with Frank 1888-1975 # 145754359 "Frank W. Klassen, son of Abraham C. and Katharina Wiebe Klassen, was born in Marion County, Kansas, on September 24, 1888. He married May Dulmer in August, 1914. They lived most of their married life at Loveland, Colorado. Frank died April 8, 1975 in Spokane Washington. "


In 1920 Kit Carson County, Cornelius is 39, Emma 27, with Paul 6, Deitrich A.3, Edithe M. 2, and Ervin E. six months.

Cornelius K. Klassen is in Kit Carson County in 1930, 49, born in New Jersey, married to Emma 38. Thye have Paul C. 16, Ditrick 13, Edith 12, Ervin E. 10, Doris L. 8, Mable T. 7, Lloyd J. 4, Helen M. 3, and JAckie J. 1.

Emma Klassen, mother Naughta, father Dulmer, born April 8, 1892 in New Jersey, died in Sacramento County January 20, 1986.
She's buried in Joes # 67346934, with Cornelius 1880-1954.

Catherine Klassen claimed a tract in section 5 in 1920. This is possibly the mother.
Katherine (Klassen) Nikkel is buried in Joes 1882-1970 # 67346955.

December 24, 1970

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