Henry Jasper Killmer1

#1199, b. 1862, d. 12 Jun 1948
Last Edited:3 May 2016

Child of Henry Jasper Killmer

  • James Killmer3 b. about 1907

Children of Henry Jasper Killmer and Bertha Lizzie Coles

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthHenry Jasper Killmer was born in 1862 at IA.2,3
MarriageHe married Bertha Lizzie Coles, daughter of Benjamin Lippincott Coles Jr. and Mary Lizzie Mills, on 10 Nov 1910 at Jefferson County, TX.4
Census1920H J Kilmer (given age 56) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1920 census, living at Avenue X at Crowley, Acadia Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Bertha Kilmer (given age 37), son(s) James Kilmer (given age 13), daughter(s) Myrtie Kilmer (given age 8), Sophy Kilmer (given age 6), Minnie P Kilmer (given age 4 8/12), Bertha Kilmer (given age 2 10/12) and Margaret Kilmer (given age 9/12). They owned their home free and clear of any mortgage.3
Census1930Henry J Kilmer (given age 67) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1930 census, living at 1023 Avenue F at Crowley, Acadia Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Bertha Kilmer (given age 48), his daughter(s) Murtie, Sophie, Minnie P, Bertha, Margaret and Daisy Diane. They owned their home, which was valued at $2,000. He worked on a farm.5 [occupation illegible]
Census1940Henry Kellmer (given age 77) was enumerated on the 1940 census as the head of a household, living at 927 Avenue F at Crowley, Acadia Parish, LA. Also living with him was his wife, Bertha Kellmer (given age 58), his daughter(s) Bertha, Margret and Daisy Dean, his brother-in-law, George Coles (given age 39). They owned their home, which was valued at $4,000. They lived in the same house in 1935. Henry was a retired rice farmer, and was receiving other income. He had a third grade education, and his wife Bertha had a fifth grade education.5
DeathHenry Jasper Killmer died on 12 Jun 1948 in Acadia Parish, LA.1

Citations:

  1. [S169] Louisiana Statewide Death Index, 1900-1960. Website. Online http://www.sos.la.gov/HistoricalResources/…
  2. [S74] Shelley Cameron. E-mail message, 1995-1998.
  3. [S301] 1920 U.S. Census. LA. Acadia Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S1383] Ancestry.com. Texas Select County Marriage Index, 1837-1965. Online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60183
  5. [S707] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. Acadia Parish. population schedule.
  6. [S1244] U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007. Online database. Ancestry.com.