Arthur Karns and His Family
Arthur was the fifth of seven children (other than two who died as infants) of Alva and Salome (Mearkle) Karns. He was born on 9 Aug 1891. He married Edith Dawson on 13 April 1916 in Ford, Kansas. They had two children, Glenn Elmer, born in 1918, and Verna Bethene, 1920. Edith died in 1953. In 1954 Arthur married Elizabeth Metz.