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John Mearkle Karns and family

John was the eldest of the children of Alva and Salome (Mearkle) Karns. Born in Bedford County, Pennsylvania on 11 July 1881, he married Anna Matilda Bussard on 22 Oct 1903. They had eight children, one of whom died in infancy. They later moved to Bucklin, Kansas where they lived for many years.

Ladd Web Site | Karns Album Directory

01-John Karns, 1903
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02-John examines a crop, 1950
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03-John and Anna on their 50th, 1953
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04-John Mearkle Karns
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05-John Karns, 1881-1967
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06-Anna Karns, 1903-1965
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07-John and family, 1934
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08-John's family, 1963
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09-Melvin Karns on major promotion
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10-Mary Ellen, John's 2nd child
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11-Mary Ellen's daughter Janice
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12-Carl and Helen Karns
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13-Carl, Helen, and others, 1971
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14-Carl and Helen, 1984
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15-John's son Elbert
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16-Elbert Karns, 1909-1971
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17-Elbert's son Gary Karns
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18-Gary, Jane, and Zack Karns
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19-Gary, Jane, and Zack
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20-Zachary "Zack" Karns
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21-Helen Karns
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22-Helen (Karns) Nelson
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Created by Forrest Ladd on 23 June 2007