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Samuel E. Kyle, Harvey A. Kyle

In 1860 Linn County, Iowa, J.B. Kyle is 42, Sarah S. 26, Samuel E. 8, Isaace C. 6, Joseph M. 2.
J.B. died April 11, 1868, and is buried in Linn Grove Cemetery. So is Sarah, dying April 7, 1874 at age 39.

In 1870 Linn County, Iowa, Samantha is 36, Samuel 18, Isaac 17, and Harvey 9.

In 1880 Linn County, "Edward" is 28, Cora 23, with Clarence 5 and Pearl May 3.
Harvey, 19, is with them.

Cora L. Barnard was in Linn County in 1860, 4 born in Iowa, with Asher Bernard 48, Abigail 33, Orthelia A. 13, - these three born in New York, Charles A. 10 in Ohio, Clarence M. 7, Cora L. 4, Clifford H. 4, and Emma 1 born in Iowa.
Asher 1821-1896 # 68592235 and Abigail 1827-1907 # 68292236 are buried in Linn County.

"Coral" Kyle died Feb 11, 1884 at age 27, and is buried in Lynn Grove.

In 1870 Butler County, Iowa, Mabel R. Bird is 3, with Robert 26 Ohio, Nancy J. 22 Indiana, and a newborn sister.
Robert had married Nancy Oxford.

They're farming in Franklin County, Iowa in 1880, with Mabel R. 13, Laura B. 11, David L. 9, Dora J. 6, and Laurence M. 4.
In 1885 Franklin County, Mabel Bird is 17, living with the John 50 and Elizabeth Ferris family. John is a nurseyman.
He might be the Robert L. Bird who proved up a quarter in 2, 3N 48W, Yuma County in 1891.
Robert L. Bird was a member of the Yuma G.A.R. post in 1895.
In 1900 Franklin County, Iowa, Robert L. Bird born July 1844 in Illinois, is widowed, living with daughter Maud born May 1876 Iowa and her husband Charles A. Kline Jan 1866 Minnesota and their daughter Hazel April 1896.

Samuel cash-claimed a quarter in 30, 2N 48W in 1890, Harvey one in 1891.
Samuel E. Kyle, age 35, married Mabel Bird, 20, in Yuma on January 15, 1888, performed by minister J.D. Burr of Yuma. It was recorded in Washington County, because there was no Yuma County at the time.

In 1900 Carbon County, Montana, Samuel E. Kyle is farming, born January 1852 in Ohio, married 12 years to Mabel R. April 1867 Iowa. Edith S. born January 1890 in Colorado and Charles C. January 1875 Iowa. Next household is Isaac Kyle, May 1853 Iowa and his wife and two sons.
In 1920 Stillwater County, Charles is 45, single, running a drug store.
Edith Kelley of Staples, Minnesota had married Stanley Runner in 1910 in Carbon COunty, Montana.

Charles C. Kyle, age 47, son of S.E. Kyle and Cora Bernard, married Mrs. Edith H. Runner 37 of Minneapolis on August 3, 1922 in Yellowstone County, Montana. She was the daughter of C.C. Kelly and Jennie Gilbert.

Charles is in Stillwater County in 1940, 65 born in Iowa, married but no spouse. He's boarding with Leonard and Rosamond Youce.
Edith is back in Minneapolis in 1940, 55, a servant in the Pierce and Hlda Butler family.
Edith was in Staples, Minnesota in 193, with her daughter Mry Margaret 12 born in Minnesota. She's with her parents C.C. and Jennie Kelley.

Edith L. Kyle, born at Denver to Samuel E. Kyle and Mabel R. Bird, married John W. Brown of Roscoe Montana July 5, 1907 in Carbon County.
Divorced, Edith L. Brown who married Livingston Hay in 1914 in Red Lodge.

Samuel E. Kyle 1852-1933 is buried in Stillwater County, Montana # 11495167.

Mabel is widowed in 1940 Stillwater County, 72, with a lodger William Mentch 56 born in Pennsylvania.
She died May 1, 1952 in Stillwater County, and is buried there # 114951888.

Mabel's sister Dora Jane (Bird) McCarty 1874-1938 is buried in Elk City Oklahoma, per # 83069281.
Another sister Laura (Bird)(Goodspeed) Salisbury is in Bancroft Nebraska in 1940, a telephone operator .

Another sister married A. T. Hamilton "On the 16th of January, 1904, .Mr. Hamilton was united in mar- riage to Miss Grace L. Bird, a native of Franklin county and a daughter of Robert and Jane (Oxford) Bird, natives of Ohio and Indiana respectively. Mr. Bird was a pioneer farmer of Franklin county and now resides retired in Marshalltown, Iowa. Mrs. Bird died in 1899. Mr. and Mrs. Hamilton are the parents of four chil- dren: Helen T., Lillian L., Howard A. and Elizabeth "


Harvey is in Polk County, Nebraska in 1885, 23, born in Iowa.
He's living with his cousin Mary A. 38, who's married to L.A. Beltzer 46 and their two kids.
(In 1860 Linn County, Iowa, Mary Ann McWilliams was 11, with John 60 and Eliza 45. John C. is 19, Margaret J. 15.
Mary Ann "Mollie" "McWilliams married Lewis A. Beltzer October 24, 1874.
She's buried in Polk County # 63558245 - 1848-1933.

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