Bertha Iris Killmer1

#3676, b. 8 Mar 1917, d. 25 Mar 1998
Last Edited:3 May 2016
FatherHenry Jasper Killmer b. 1862, d. 12 Jun 1948
MotherBertha Lizzie Coles b. Dec 1881, d. 22 May 1940
RelationshipGreat-granddaughter of Benjamin Lippincott Coles Sr.

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthBertha Iris Killmer was born on 8 Mar 1917 at Prairie Haye (Iota Rural A??), Acadia Parish, LA.1
Census1920, daughterBertha Kilmer (given age 2 10/12) was enumerated as a daughter of H J Kilmer (given age 56) on the 1920 Census, living at Avenue X at Crowley, Acadia Parish, LA.2
Census1930, daughterBertha Killmer (given age 13) was enumerated as a daughter of Henry J Kilmer (given age 67) on the 1930 Census. They lived at 1023 Avenue F at Crowley, Acadia Parish, LA. She attended school.3
Census1940, daughterBertha Kellmer (given age 23) was enumerated on the 1940 Census as a daughter of Henry Kellmer (given age 77), living at 927 Avenue F at Crowley, Acadia Parish, LA. She was single, and had completed four years of high school. Bertha had been unemployed for 59 weeks, and was seeking work as a book keeper. She had earned $72 during 1939 for 6 weeks of employment.3
DeathBertha Iris Killmer died at age 81 on 25 Mar 1998 in Crowley, Acadia Parish, LA.4,5
BurialShe was buried at Old Crowley Cemetery in Crowley, Acadia Parish, LA.5

Citations:

  1. [S1244] U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007. Online database. Ancestry.com.
  2. [S301] 1920 U.S. Census. LA. Acadia Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S707] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. Acadia Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S163] Social Security Death Index, viewed on Ancestry.com.
  5. [S221] Find A Grave. Website. Online http://www.findagrave.com