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Anna Celestia Cox Kerns
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Birth: Aug. 2, 1869
Stark County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 5, 1946
Peoria
Peoria County
Illinois, USA

Daughter of Nathan M. & Martha (Graves) Cox, wife of Hary W. Kerns. Buried Nov 7, 1946.

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Nov 1946
Peoria Journal Star


Mrs. Henry Kerns Rites Thursday

Mrs. Anna Cox Kerns, 77, wife of Harry K. Kerns and Peoria resident 20 years died at 3:30 a. m. Tuesday at her home, 1111 North Monroe street. She had been ill three months.
Born in Stark county ear Wyoming Aug. 2, 1869, she was a daughter of Nathan Monroe and Martha Madeline Cox. She married Mr. Kerns Feb. 3, 1892, in Peoria. Mrs. Kerns was a member of First Church of Christ, Scientist, and the Order of Rebekah.
Surviving are her husband; two sons, Alva J. Kerns of Peoria and Orville M. Kerns of Woodstock; three sisters Mrs. M. M. Ward of Virginia, Mrs. E. L. Halstead and Miss Cynthia Cox, both of Toulon, and four grandchildren, Kenneth, Marilyn, Jeanne and Martha Lou Kerns, all of Woodstock and Reginald W. Kerns of Peoria.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p. m. Thursday at the Gauss mortuary. Burial will be in the Sheets cemetery near Wyoming
 
 
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 Parents:
  Nathan Monroe Cox (1842 - 1899)
  Martha Madaline Graves Cox (1846 - 1932)
 
 Spouse:
  Harris W Kerns (1865 - 1957)*
 
 Children:
  Orville Monroe Kerns (1900 - 1979)*
 
 Siblings:
  Anna Celestia Cox Kerns (1869 - 1946)
  Maude Cox Ward (1873 - 1953)*
  Cynthia Aurelia Cox (1880 - 1970)*
  Harry Wilbert Cox (1882 - 1911)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Mother
 
Burial:
Sheets Cemetery
Stark County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: One Foot In The Grave
Originally Created by: Genie Queenie
Record added: Jul 21, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28437407
Anna Celestia <i>Cox</i> Kerns
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Anna Celestia <i>Cox</i> Kerns
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Anna Celestia <i>Cox</i> Kerns
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