Ida Kathleen Kerns

12 October 1867–22 August 1956 (Age 88)
Harlan, Springfield Township, Allen, Indiana, United States

The Life of Ida Kathleen

When Ida Kathleen Kerns was born on 12 October 1867, in Harlan, Springfield Township, Allen, Indiana, United States, her father, Luther Kerns, was 37 and her mother, Catharine Reichelderfer, was 31. She married Frank Euno Dennis on 7 February 1886, in Colfax, Whitman, Washington Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. She lived in Farmington, Whitman, Washington, United States in 1880 and Colfax, Whitman, Washington, United States in 1910. She died on 22 August 1956, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Oakesdale, Whitman, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank Euno Dennis
Ida Kathleen Kerns
Marriage: 7 February 1886
Edna Mae Dennis
Katherine Bess Dennis
Jessie Belle Dennis
Florence Ruth Dennis
Dorothy Louise Dennis
Helen Marie Dennis
Donald Floyd Dennis

Spouse and Children

    Frank Euno Dennis



7 February 1886
Colfax, Whitman, Washington Territory, United States


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Parents and Siblings

    Luther Kerns


    Catharine Reichelderfer




    Lavina Kerns


    John Henry Kerns


    Sarah Hester Kerns


    Joseph Andrew Kerns


    Charles Beecher Kerns


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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Age 3

Historical Boundaries 1870: Stevens, Washington Territory, United States 1872: Whitman, Washington Territory, United States 1889: Whitman, Washington, United States
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 29

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: variant of Kearns .2 Dutch: variant of Kern .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ida Kerns in household of Luther Kerns, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Ida Kerns in household of Luther Kerns, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Ina Dennis in household of Frank Dennis, "United States Census, 1900"

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