Carrie Kolling

23 March 1881–30 December 1945 (Age 64)
Dickinson, Kansas, United States

The Life of Carrie

When Carrie Kolling was born on 23 March 1881, her father, Heinrich Christopher Kolling, was 38 and her mother, Sophia Marie Vogel, was 32. She married Robert Delansy Shry on 10 February 1904. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Athelstane, Clay, Kansas, United States in 1910 and Fragrant Hill Township, Dickinson, Kansas, United States in 1940. She died on 30 December 1945, in Dickinson, Kansas, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Chapman, Dickinson, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Delansy Shry
1878–1945
Carrie Kolling
1881–1945
Marriage: 10 February 1904
Lawrence Shry
1906–1972
Otis Robert Shry
1909–1994

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 February 1904
children

(2)

    Lawrence Shry

    Male1906–1972Male

    Otis Robert Shry

    Male1909–1994Male

Parents and Siblings

    Heinrich Christopher Kolling

    Male1842–1918Male

    Sophia Marie Vogel

    Female1848–1932Female

siblings

(10)

    Elizabeth Kolling

    Female1869–Female

    Conrad Louis Kolling

    Male1870–1928Male

    Male1875–1958Male

    Female1876–1958Female

    Margaret Louise Kolling

    Female1878–1942Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1886

Age 5

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 17

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

North German:1. ( Kölling ): from the Germanic personal name Kolo, Colo + the suffix -ing denoting affiliation. 2. topographic name from Middle Low German kolinge, a term denoting an area of forest to be cut for charcoal burning.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Carrie Shry in household of R D Shry, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Carrie Shry in household of Robert Shry, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Carrie Kolling in household of Henry Kolling, "United States Census, 1900"

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