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 Anna Telfer <I>Baty</I> Gossard

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Anna Telfer Baty Gossard

  • Birth 24 Jan 1877 Labette County, Kansas, USA
  • Death 8 Dec 1964 Parsons, Labette County, Kansas, USA
  • Burial Oswego, Labette County, Kansas, USA
  • Plot Sec 7
  • Memorial ID 35502486

2nd w/o Orcemous Gossard, a widower with three kids.

Birth: 1st of two known children south of Bartlett, Labette county, Kansas.

VIEW her ancestry.

Census (Kansas): 1885, age 8 Hackberry township, Labette county, Kansas with mother and younger sister.

Her father died when she was but a child and with her mother and younger sister removed from the farm to Oswego to live around 1886. Her mother was for years a Matron in Charge at the Oswego College for Young Ladies. She and her sister attended school of Oswego later graduated from the Oswego College as did her sister. She, like her sister, always maintained her staunch support of the college. She started teaching schools in the Indian Territory, now Oklahoma,then for several terms at the federal Indian College at Muskogee. She returned to Oswego and took a position in the Condon Bank then after marriage helped raise his three children and operating the Hardware store. After hubby's death, February 1923, she took in a couple others to help, selling her interest in the store her hubby started in 1884, 1 Octoberr 1962, a couple years before her demise.

Census (Kansas): 1905, age 28 Oswego, Labette county, Kansas, she and mother with sister & hubby.

Census: 1910, age 33 Oswego, Labette county, Kansas, she & mother still with sister and hubby. (she married later in the year)

Census (Kansas): 1915, Oswego, Labette county, Kansas with hubby & his three kids.

Census (Kansas): 1925, age 48 widow, Oswego, Labette county, Kansas with widowed mother.

Census: 1930, age 53 Oswego, Labette county, Kansas a widow at 705 A street, a merchant proprietor.

Death: in Oswego Hospital, Oswego,, Labette county, Kansas.

Father: William W Baty b: 29 OCT 1852 in Westminister, Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada.
Mother: Elizabeth Scott b: 1852 Thamesford, Oxford county, Ontario, Canada (migrated to Labette county, Kansas around 1870)

Marriage: Orcemous Gossard b: 19 DEC 1858 Union township, Fayette county, Ohio.
Married: 1911 Oswego, Labette county, Kansas.

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  • Maintained by: NJBrewer
  • Originally Created by: Anonymous
  • Added: 4 Apr 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 35502486
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Anna Telfer Baty Gossard (24 Jan 1877–8 Dec 1964), Find A Grave Memorial no. 35502486, citing Oswego Cemetery, Oswego, Labette County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by NJBrewer (contributor 47097113) .