Mary Etta Dillard

3 June 1885–21 March 1953 (Age 67)
Tupelo, Lee, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Mary Etta

When Mary Etta Dillard was born on 3 June 1885, in Tupelo, Lee, Mississippi, United States, her father, Berryman Hosea Dillard, was 27 and her mother, Georgia Ann Rowland, was 29. She married Herbert Walker Kernes on 23 December 1900, in Collin, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Bryan, Oklahoma, United States in 1935 and Albany Township, Bryan, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. She died on 21 March 1953, in Paris, Lamar, Texas, United States, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Herbert Walker Kernes
1879–1958
Mary Etta Dillard
1885–1953
Marriage: 23 December 1900
Alma Lee Kernes
1901–1982
Clarence Kernes
1904–
Virgie Kernes
1908–1911
Thomas M Kernes
1912–
Lorine Kernes
1919–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 December 1900
Collin, Texas, United States
children

(5)

    Female1901–1982Female

    Clarence Kernes

    Male1904–Male

    Virgie Kernes

    Female1908–1911Female

    Thomas M Kernes

    Male1912–Male

    Lorine Kernes

    Female1919–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Berryman Hosea Dillard

    Male1857–1939Male

    Georgia Ann Rowland

    Female1855–1907Female

siblings

(11)

    William B J Dillard

    Male1877–Male

    Nancy Ann Dillard

    Female1878–1937Female

    John Falkner Dillard

    Male1879–1929Male

    George Pinkney Dillard

    Male1883–1942Male

    Female1885–1953Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 9

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 18

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained; possibly a variant of Dollard . The name was in VA by 1698 .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary E Kernes in household of Herbert W Kernes, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Etta Kernes in household of H W Kernes, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Etta Kernes in household of Herbert W Kernes, "United States Census, 1910"

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