Jonas Sorleng - or Sorling
In 1875 Clay County, Kansas, Jonas Sorling is 47, Katie 43, with Caroline 3 and Amelia three months.
In 1880 Republic County, Jonas "Serling" is 53, Carrie 47, both born in Sweden, with no children.
In 1885 Republic County, Kansas Jonas Sorling is married to Kate. He was born about 1827 in Sweden, Kate about 1831 in Sweden. They're in Republic County in 1895, and she's alone there in 1905.
Jonas cash-claimed a quarter in 28, 6N 49W in 1891.
In 1900 Republic County, Jonas "Stirling" "born August 1826 in Sweden, has been married 32 years to Kate January 1841 Sweden. She's had two children, both living....
1904 Belleville, Kansas "Read the sale notice in this issue of Jonas Sorling of Wayne, who will sell his live stock and farm implements on Monday"
In 1904 the Republic County atlas has J. Sorling owning a quarter in 5, 4S 11W - about three miles northwest of Wayne, Kansas.
Jonas "John" 1826-1904 and Kate 1831-1907 are buried in Rose Hill, Republic County.
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