Chester A. Kimes

22 June 1909–August 1978 (Age 69)
Spring Valley Township, Cherokee, Kansas, United States

The Life of Chester A.

When Chester A. Kimes was born on 22 June 1909, in Spring Valley Township, Cherokee, Kansas, United States, his father, Hosea Kimes, was 31 and his mother, Verse Emmons, was 27. He died in August 1978, in Baxter Springs, Cherokee, Kansas, United States, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Hosea Kimes
1878–1917
Verse Emmons
1882–
George R. Kimes
1906–1920
Chester A. Kimes
1909–1978

Parents and Siblings

    Hosea Kimes

    Male1878–1917Male

    Verse Emmons

    Female1882–Female

siblings

(2)

    George R. Kimes

    Male1906–1920Male

    Male1909–1978Male

World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 18

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.
1928 · Kansas Wheat

Age 19

In 1928, Kansas produced one-seventh of the world's wheat crop. Several years later in 1931, Kansas had produced a record breaking 240 million bushels of wheat.

Name Meaning

English or Scottish: unexplained.

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

Sources (1)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Chester A. Kimes - Government record: birth-name: Chester A. Kimes

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