• [S87] Cemetery Visit. Gravestone read by Kay VanLerberg, Shawnee, Kansas.
  • [S124] Funeral Card Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California.
  • [S136] Lewis Publishing Company, A Biographical History of Central Kansas. Embellished with Portraits of Many Well-Known People of this Section of the Great West, who have been or are Prominent in its History and Development, Volume I (New York and Chicago: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1902). Hereinafter cited as History of Central Kansas vol 1.
  • [S138] Salina Journal, Salina, Saline County, Kansas. Hereinafter cited as Salina Journal.
  • [S152] Mrs. Harry Kunkle, compiler, Ellsworth County Cemetery Records. Excerpts from Funeral Records of Huchison & Grubb and T. B. Grubb, Funeral Directors from 13 Jan 1922 to 18 Dec 1928, Volume 8 (n.p.: Smoky Hill Chapter D.A.R., copied 1939). Hereinafter cited as Ellsworth Co Cemetery Records v8.
  • [S153] The Ellsworth Reporter, Ellsworth, Ellsworth County, Kansas. Hereinafter cited as Ellsworth Reporter.
  • [S156] The Ellsworth Messenger, Ellsworth, Ellsworth County, Kansas. Hereinafter cited as Ellsworth Messenger.
  • [S225] Death Record State of California, Vital Statistics Section, Department of Health Services, Sacramento, California. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California.
  • [S231] Letter from Penny Arble (Trenton, Michigan) to Kay VanLerberg, 26 Sep 1984; Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts (Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California), Fr Canadian Families . The letter says the information is from Assumption records in Windsor and St. Peters. One page is clearly marked St Peters microfilm and I have annotated that when citing that page. The other pages containing extracts give page numbers which I have cited, not indicating where they are from. There are many photocopies of records with translations with the letter.
  • [S232] Death Record State of Kansas, Office of Vital Statistics, Kansas State Department of Health and Environment, Topeka, Kansas. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California.
  • [S242] Birth Record State of Kansas, Office of Vital Statistics, Kansas State Department of Health and Environment, Topeka, Kansas. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California.
  • [S314] George Gilkison, Family History of Absalom and Mary Jane Gilkison. Complete to 1937 . Hereinafter cited as History of Absalom and Mary Jane Gilkison.
  • [S340] Kay VanLerberg, Descendants of Constant VanLerberghe of Meulebeke, West Flanders, Belgium (Shawnee, Kansas: Willie and Kay VanLerberg, July 1974). Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Constant VanLerberghe.
  • [S446] Kansas Marriage License, Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California. Hereinafter cited as Kansas Marriage License.
  • [S461] Ellsworth Obits, Ellsworth, Ellsworth County, Kansas. Hereinafter cited as Ellsworth Obits. These clippings are in binders labeled Ellsworth obits. Some are clearly labeled as to the newspaper. Ellsworth had two main newspapers "The Ellsworth Messenger" and "The Ellsworth Reporter". The last issue of the Ellsworth Messenger was 31 Dec 1964, at that time the Messenger became "The Ellsworth Reporter". I feel fairly confident that those obituaries 1965 and beyond are from "The Ellsworth Reporter."
  • [S502] Emma C. Brewster Jones, The Brewster Genealogy 1566-1907. A Record of the Descendants of William Brewster of the "Mayflower," Ruling Elder of the Pilgrim Church Which Founded Plymouth Colony in 1620, Volume I (New York: The Grafton Press, 1908). Hereinafter cited as Brewster Genealogy vol 1.
  • [S612] Henry Family, James Henry Family Bible (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date); Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, California. Hereinafter cited as Henry Family Bible.
  • [S616] 1 Mar 1885 State Census, Kansas, Ellsworth County. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California, as copied by Kay VanLerberg.
  • [S656] 1 Jun 1880 U.S. Census, Kansas, Ellsworth County , as copied by Kay VanLerberg. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California.
  • [S658] Daniel McCumber file; WC282759; Applications Based on Civil War Service , Photocopy of Veteran File from General Services Administration, National Archives and Records Services. File designation Daniel McCumber WC282759; includes widow's pension application.
  • [S667] 1 Mar 1895 State Census, Kansas, Ellsworth County. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California, as copied by Kay VanLerberg.
  • [S668] 1 Mar 1905 State Census, Kansas, Ellsworth County. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California, as copied by Kay VanLerberg.
  • [S693] 1 Jun 1870 U.S. Census, New York, Washington County . Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California, as copied by Kay VanLerberg.
  • [S694] Georgia (Ewing) Morgan, West Covina, California, e-mail message from (E-Address for private use) to Patt Ricketts "Georgia Morgan email". Hereinafter cited as "Georgia Morgan email."
  • [S713] 1 Mar 1915 State Census, Kansas, Ellsworth County. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California, as copied by Kay VanLerberg.
  • [S732] 14 Jan 1861 Canadian Census, Kent County. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California, as copied by Kay VanLerberg.
  • [S740] The Ellsworth Democrat, Ellsworth, Ellsworth County, Kansas. Hereinafter cited as Ellsworth Democrat.
  • [S786] The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson, Reno County, Kansas. Hereinafter cited as Hutchinson News.
  • [S794] Gravestones, Blue Gravestone Photo Album. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts (Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California).
  • [S797] Marriage Records Ellsworth County, Kansas, Office of Probate Judge, Ellsworth, Ellsworth County, Kansas. Hereinafter cited as Ellsworth County, Kansas Marriages.
  • [S799] 1 Jun 1880 U.S. Census, Kansas, Lincoln County , as copied by Kay VanLerberg. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California.
  • [S852] Mabel Freeman, mother, Record of the Baby Life of Kathleen Reaume Freeman (New York: Barse & Hopkins, 1913). Hereinafter cited as Kathleen Freeman baby book.
  • [S1051] 1 June 1900, U.S. Census, Kansas, Ellsworth County, digital images online at http://www.ancestry.com, 1900 census, Kansas, Ellsworth County.
  • [S1052] Letter from Joseph St. Jean (Tilbury, Ontario, Canada) to Kay (Freeman) VanLerberg; Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts (Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California).
  • [S1120] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com Operations Inc, online at Provo, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  • [S1146] 1 Apr 1930 U.S. Census, Kansas, Clark County, online at http://www.ancestry.com
  • [S1155] Birth Record State of Missouri, Missouri Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Records, Jefferson City, Missouri. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California.
  • [S1157] 1 January 1920, U.S. Census, Kansas, Ellsworth County, digital images online at http://www.ancestry.com, 1920 census, Kansas, Ellsworth County.
  • [S1231] 1 Apr 1930, U.S. Census, Kansas, Saline County, digital images online at http://www.ancestry.com, 1930 census, Kansas, Saline County.
  • [S1241] The Clark County Clipper, Ashland, Kansas. Hereinafter cited as The Clark County Clipper.
  • [S1269] Cemetery visit. Gravestone read by Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, California.
  • [S1794] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002). Images online at http://www.ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Hereinafter cited as World War I Draft Cards.
  • [S1879] "R. F. Freeman", The Cattleman, publication of the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association, Inc, Fort Worth, Texas, Volume XXXII No. 5 (Oct 1945). Hereinafter cited as "R. F. Freeman."
  • [S1883] 15 Apr 1910, U.S. Census, Kansas, Ellsworth County, digital images online at http://www.ancestry.com, 1910 census, Kansas, Ellsworth County.
  • [S2067] Photo, Patt Ricketts collection. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts (Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California).
  • [S2420] California Marriage Record, State of California Department of Heath, Office of the State Registrar of Vital Statistics, Sacramento, California. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California.
  • [S2421] Willie VanLerberg and Kathleen Freeman, Church Marriage Certificate, 4 Jun 1946, Church of Sacred Hearts, Kinney Heights, Kansas by Rev. Julian Thienpont. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California.
  • [S2453] Ralph F Freeman and Mabel Reaume marriage, 25 Oct 1913, original in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California. Booklet "Wedding Chimes.
  • [S2711] Kay VanLerberg, compiled, Ellsworth County Families (Redondo Beach, California: Patt Ricketts, May 2011).
  • [S2810] 1 Apr 1940, U.S. Census, Kansas, Clark County, digital images online at http://www.ancestry.com, 1940 census, Kansas, Clark County.