Starting Sept. 30, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Winsell Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Update on Winsell Ks -> Ok
Posted by: Joe A. Winsell Date: March 21, 1999 at 11:06:38
  of 36

I have updated some of my G Grandfather's information as to why he left Kansas for Oklahoma. He participated in the land run of 1889 and settled in the Cleveland, Oklahoma area. I have not been to the Clevland cemetery nor have I contacted the funeral home there. My mother has also told me of six children not four as previously known. The oldest was possible named Angela. The other unknown before now died at the age of nine when she fell from the upper story window of the Cleveland School building. The son Charles is reported to have lived and worked in the Ponca City, Oklahoma area for Conoco. I have not made contact with any of his decendants. The son Lewis, my Grandfather, lived with his wife Pearl in the Pawhuska area. They are buried in the Pawhuska cemetery. The Johnson Funeral Home in Pawhuska did the services and I have solicited the death records of both. I have made contact with two of Pearl Lewis' line and one of the Lewis Winsell line. The twin daughters of Joseph Winsell being Leota and Leona are mentioned in Lewis Winsell's obituary of which I have a copy. This obituary also documents Joseph Winsell's participation in the land run. Please go to my website and examine my photographs and records providing feedback as to any new links or corrections. I welcome hearing from anyone especially relatives.

http://ourworld.compuserve.com/homepages/jawinsell


Followups:
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/winsell/messages/5.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Agreement of Use
Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network