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Sophia A. Kesterson Tannahill
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Birth: Feb. 19, 1901
Lafayette County
Missouri, USA
Death: Dec. 8, 1971
Yates Center
Woodson County
Kansas, USA

Sophia A. Kesterson was the daughter of Isaac and Eliza Kesterson. Sophia was a teacher in the Vernon schools. On October 21, 1926, she married Cecil Errick Tannahill. They had one daughter, Carol Ruther Peterson. Cecil and Sophia were both charter members of the Woodson County Historical Society. Upon the death of Sophia's mother, Eliza Kesterson, the couple moved to the farm of Isaac Kesterson, Northeast of Yates Center which was to be their life long home.
Their daughter survives as well as a son-in-law, Donald K. Peterson, grandchildren Tanna Peterson Faulkner of St. John, Kan., Beth Peterson Irvin of Living Water Ranch, Olsburg, Kan., and Lynn Peterson of Kinsley, Kan., and three great-grandchildren Whitney Lynn Faulkner, Sean Thomas Faulkner and Braden Chase Irvin.

Note: bio info provided by Marilyn Harrison (#47244775) 
 
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 Parents:
  Isaac Easterly Kesterson (1858 - 1949)
  Elizabeth Jane Ashley Kesterson (1866 - 1928)
 
 Spouse:
  Cecil Eric Tannahill (1897 - 1986)
 
 Siblings:
  John Virgil Kesterson (1889 - 1958)*
  Isaac E. Kesterson (1890 - 1961)*
  Ethel Kesterson Davidson (1891 - 1975)*
  Julia Mae Kesterson Fulhage (1892 - 1981)*
  Sophia A. Kesterson Tannahill (1901 - 1971)
  Gladys M. Kesterson Krueger (1903 - 1985)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Yates Center Cemetery
Yates Center
Woodson County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section A, Lot 13 N1/2
 
Created by: Judy Mayfield
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56647624
Sophia A. <i>Kesterson</i> Tannahill
Added by: Judy Mayfield
 
Sophia A. <i>Kesterson</i> Tannahill
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- Judy Mayfield
 Added: Aug. 8, 2010
 
 
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