|Birth: ||Apr. 11, 1885|
|Death: ||Feb. 19, 1960|
Jessie Sarah Lyles was married 1904 to Frederick Chase Barnhill. At that time, she had lovely auburn hair. She lived many years in Franklin Co., KS NW of Ottawa.
Jessie loved flowers, birds, and children. She collected sea shells and National Geographic magazines. She was often barefoot. Jessie said it saved wearing out her shoes.
Feb. 20, 1960 Ottawa Herald, Ottawa, Franklin Co., KS
Jessie Sarah Lyles Barnhill, a long time resident of the Ottawa area, died yesterday in Anderson County Hospital in Garnett. She was born Aprill 11, 1885 and was reared in Miami County. She married in 1904 to Fred C. Barnhill.
Jessie Barnhill is on the following censuses, all show birth in KS:
Barnhill, Fred C. & Jessie (1910 Census) KS, Miami Co, Miami Twp, page: 20 (1A)
Barnhill, Fred C. & Jessie (1920 Census) KS, Allen Co, Deer Creek Twp, page: 16 (1B)
Barnhill, Fred C. & Jessie S. (1930 Census) KS, Franklin Co, Ottawa Twp, page: 188 (8B)
Swan, Sharlotte (surnames should be Lyles) with Jessie (1900 Census) KS , Miami Co., Miami Twp., page: 41 (5A)
According to Jessie's funeral card, she was born in Douglas Co., KS and died in Garnett, KS
www.familysearch.org and www.rootsweb.com show Jessie's parents as:
Charles Overall Lyles
Charlotte Swan Lyles (aka: Lottie Swan)
Their birth, marriage, and death data varies per listing.
According to census, Charles Lyles was b. in TN, Charlotte Swan was b. in IN.
Frederick Chase Barnhill (1879 - 1938)
Plot: East Addition, South Half
Maintained by: Ruth I. Stude
Originally Created by: Thomas & Darlene
Record added: Mar 18, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34937939
To my very special friend. You were like another grandmother for me. Rest in peace. Love,|
Ruth I. Stude
Added: Mar. 19, 2010