Looking for info on Zerubbabel Kemp, Sr., wife's name Mary (maiden name unknown). Son, Zerubbabel Kemp, Jr., b.12 Oct 1705 Groton, MA, m. Abigail Lawrence. Anyone have info on Zerubbabel, Sr.?
Donna Kidder Naismith 12/28/1997
Need parents of Solomon Kemp, b. SC abt 1787, d. Cobb County, GA abt 1865. Wife was Clarissa Benson dau of Enoch Benson. Ch: Wyley, Frankey, Nancy, Mahala, Clarinda, Early, John B., Jemima Adeline, William H., Sames S., Elizabeth. Any help appreciated. Will share what info I have on Solomon's descendants.
Barbara F. McPherson 12/19/1997
Looking for parents of Pearl Kemp, b. Nov. 26, 1892 Reynolds Co., MO m. Robert J. Miller Aug. 9, 1913 Ironton, MO. and d.May 7, 1956 Ironton, MO. Family says her mother's maiden name was Warnicky, Warnick or some similar variation. Her ch. names were Mildred, Wilson, Herbert, Bob and Margie Miller. Any information would be helpful.
Cathy M. Ellett 12/4/1997
She d. prob. before 1880. M. Henry J. Kemp 1812, lived Greenville, S.C. and had 9 ch:
Clarissa Ann Kemp 1814-1880 m. John Durst
Elizabeth Amanda Kemp b.1825
Lewis H. Kemp 1819-1899 m. Margaret Emma Rush
Francis Kemp b.1832 m. Milton Rhodes
John Wiley Kemp b.1834 Cpt. CSA
Nancy Rebecca Kemp (maybe Rebecca Nancy) m. ? Lissiter moved to GA
Mary Ann Kemp ?
Appreciate any info on any of these children and their descendants.
Ron English 10/13/1997
Still looking for parents of Joshua Kemp b.IN or OH (depending on which census you look at) 5/24/1824. He spent most of his life in Champaign & Logan Co. OH; d.7/24/1877 in Champaign. He m. Elizabeth Harvey 1848. Could parents have been John and Elizabeth Kemp (pts of George & Solomon)? According history book, they were in IN for a short period, did not like it, and returned to Clark Co. OH. Any suggestions or ideas?
Carol Keister 10/11/1997
b.Feb 9, 1842 Ala m. Oct 4, 1868 Liberty Hill, Bienville Parrish LA to Francis Elizabeth Williams, dau of Thomas Williams and Mary A. Low who had 14 children, all born Liberty Hill. Ch: 1-Annie Eugenia b.7/20/1869 m. F.P. Gatlin; 2-William Edward Hill b.3/2/1871 m. Mary Lena Turner; 3-George Washington b.3/27/1873 m. Sylvia Farrell; 4-Francis Louvenia b.8/25/1875 m. George Cummings; 5-Nannie Rebecca b.2/26/1878 m. Isaac Cummings; 6-Minnie Bell b.9/7/1880 m. Allen Black; 7-John Wesley b.12/7/1882 m. Eddie Phillips; 8-Mary Elizabeth b.10/29/1884 m. Joel Eugene Hardaway; 9-Silas Newton b.12/24/1886 m. Annie Crawford; 10-Cynthia Coreen Laura b.10/8/1888 m. George Tait; 11-Stephen Percy b.5/6/1890; 12-Benjamin Horace b.7/28/1892; 13-Lillie Maude b.1/1/1895 m. Lovid Tracy Culbertson; 14-infant son. Think William Madison's father was Robert Kemp and Unknown ? Gilliam. Who was Robert's father and where did they come from in Ala?
Brenda Mckinney 9/29/1997
He is listed as a Constable and Tax Collector under Gov. Andros at the Pemaquid settlement (now in Maine) before 1687. Any info on Nicholas would be appreciated.
Bob Young 9/24/1997
He is listed at Cochecho (present-day Dover, NH) in 1664 and on tax lists to 1671. His widow, Elizabeth, m. 2nd to Benjamin Tubbs on 12 Jan 1698/9. Has been proven NOT to be elusive William Kemp, Jr, son of William Kemp of Duxbury, Mass. Any leads on this William would be appreciated.
Bob Young 9/24/1997
Am searching for William Kemp that traveled with his brother John Taylor Kemp from KY to MO sometime in the early 1900s. Thanks
Mary Kemp 9/10/1997
Searching for parents and descendants of Nathaniel L. (Nathan) Kemp b.ca.1774 in NC, d. 4/6/1858 in Malvern, AR. He m. 1st Nancy Waters d.ca.1810 in GA, m. 2nd Margery Brashears/Brashiers b.ca.1794 NC d. 4/15/1869 Hot Spring Co., AR, on 11/4/1813 in Indian Territory (Madison Co.) AL. Nathan & Nancy Waters Kemp had these ch: Allen H. Kemp d.Tishomingo Co., MS; Edward W. Kemp d.Tishomingo Co., MS; Elemuel G. Kemp d.Scott Co. AR; Joseph W. Kemp d.McNairy Co., TN; Susannah Kemp d.MO; Prudence Kemp m. Benjamin Anderson early settlers of Hunt Co., TX. Nathan & Margery Brashears/Brashiers Kemp had these ch: Thomas Kemp d.McNairy Co., TN; John Coffey Kemp d.1884 Garland Co., AR; George Washington Kemp d.1897 Henry Co., TN; Betty Kemp Shults; Nancy Caroline Kemp Chamness (Anthony); Elgin Kemp d.Bradley Co., AR; James H. Kemp d.1876 Hot Spring Co., AR.
Please contact me concerning any
of the above. Thanks
Jeffrey D. "Jeff" Kemp 6/26/1997
Looking for father of Capt. Jonathan Kemp b.1742 and d. c1808. He had land in Burke Co. Georgia and South Carolina.
Any info appreciated. Thank You.
Ina B. Morris 6/15/1997
Born 1806, d.1859, m. Mary Booker who d.1849 both of Gloucester, Virginia. Need m. date and ancestral links. Father might be Robert Kemp, but prevelance of Peter Kemps in Gloucester County would indicate father could be a Peter Kemp also.
James Jones 6/6/1997
Looking for more info on Jerome Kemp, b.Germany, d.1944 in Danbury Connecticut and Dorothy Partnoy, b.1902 Kishinev, Moldavia, d.1991 in New York. His son is Alan Kemp, b.Hackenstack NJ in 1930. Jerome had a brother, William Kemp, who m. Dorothy after his brother's death. This is the Eastern European Jewish tradition if a bachelor brother remains. William and Jerome's sister Pearl m. into a family from NY named Orange--I've heard that her husband was a concert pianist.
Have found traces of a family called Kempenich originally from Emmernich, Germany and now apparently from Anniston Alabama, via the Museum of the Diaspora in Tel Aviv. Has anyone come across Kemps of Jewish origin?
Jerome Kemp 5/29/1997
Alexander Taylor Kemp disappeared circa 1900 - I have found no trace of death in the United kingdom since then. Probably emigrated and to USA. My ancestors were in the Wool trade and occupied Woolen Mills throughout Aberdeenshire, Scotland. My Family tree goes back to David Kemp who m. Jane Reid in 1792. Descendants are now found in Scotland, Australia, South Africa, Israel and even England !
Ian A.A. Kemp 5/26/1997
Trying to locate where Annie was born & where did her family come from: Tx, Ga, Al.? Married Leonard David Blackwell & had 4 children in Texas. Born aprox. 1870.
Karen Blackwell 5/26/1997
1853-1921 and his wife Rosalia Hildebrandt 1856-1952 m.Sauk county, Wisconsin 1876 and lived in Sauk county, Freeport, Illinois and Lansing Michigan. Children: Mathew Frank, Joseph A. Frank, Hattie, Theresa, Rosa, Mary, and Eva. Theresa m. Edward Wassell and moved to Indiana; Rosa m. Lalon Hornberger and lived in Lansing; Mary m. Roy Mullen and lived in Port Huron, Michigan.
Info on these children & city of origin for the father, Mathew John Kemp somewhere in Germany.
Kay Fleming 5/26/1997
b. abt. 1854, m. Mollie Johnson, lived in Greenville South Carolinamid 1880's . Professor of Latin and Greek, owned 18 acres of land in Greenville in city. Children Edgar Horace Kemp, ? and Eva Kemp b.1885, Greenville, S.C. Moved to Dallas, TX about 1900.
Any info on parents-siblings etc. will be greatly appreciated.
Ronald English 5/26/1997
Looking for family of grandmother Mattie Edna Brock b.3/13/1886 Washington Parish, Louisiana d.Monterey, LA; m. Riplon Waller Kemp b.7/91890 on May 20, 1910 in Washington Parish, LA. Have data bank for Riplon and his family but I am at a dead end on the Brock line branching off at my grandmother. Riplon is the son of Samuel Kemp and Clara Newson, s/o Samuel Kemp and Sidney Turner, s/o Bradford Kemp(Camp) and Mary Druscilla Campbell, s/o Thomas Camp IV and Nancy Anne Tarpley, s/o Thomas Camp III and Mary Marshall, s/o Thomas Camp II and Mary Sherwood, s/o Thomas Camp and Catherine Barron.
Any help with this line would be greatly appreciated.
Edie Kemp Smith 5/17/1997
John Kemp b.Maryland abt 1760; lived in Washington Co, MD MD at birth of son George Kemp, 27 July 1786. John m. Elizabeth (possibly Snow) and had another son named Solomon Kemp who was born Jan 1792 in MD. The family moved to Virginia; later to Clark County, Ohio about 1806. George moved to Shelby County, Ohio and Solomon moved to Wells County, Indiana. Terry L. McAfee 4/17/1997
John was b-Maryland; d.abt 1807-1817; may have had brothers William & Samuel Kemp. John m. Elizabeth (Besty) Brown Somerset County MD 1804. Children: John Nelson B, Samuel b1803-1804 MD, and William b.1807 Somerset Co, MD
Wm m. Mary Burzetta Wright apx 1827 MD. Children: Mary Elizabeth b.1829 in MD, Harriet A. b.1831 MD, & John Amos b.1831 Carolina Co. MD. Mary Burzetta died in childbirth 12/15/1833. Fam moved Ross Co OH just before/after Mary Burzetta’s death.
Wm m2nd Hester Goodwin 1937 Pickaway County Ohio. Children: James R b.1838 Fayette Co Oh; George W b.1841 OH; Aaron b.1843 Fayette Co. OH; Martha J b.1846 OH; Francis (Frank) b.1848 OH; William T b.1851 OH; & Levi S b.1856 Louisa Co Iowa. Wm & family in Full Page Portraits and Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens of Louisa County, published by Acme Publishing Co. in 1889.
Have lots of info on the family in Iowa and love to share!! We’ve quite a few ‘cousins’ working on this!! Thanks!!!
Michele Kemp Shockley 4/11/1997
Need birthdate, place and parents of James Kempe. Printed sources claim he was b. Ulster, Ireland, immigrated to the U.S. and served in Am. Rev. at age 16. No documentation on this. Settled in Prince William Co., Virginia and m. Margaret Graham (widow Bird). Children - Margaret Louisa (mother of Varina Howell who m. Jefferson Davis); Frances Elizabeth (my g.g.grandmother); Thomas Beckett; Jane ?Boldon?; and James. Moved to Natchez, Mississippi in 1809 after killing Bernard Hooe in duel. Became wealthy planter. Was colonel under Gen. Andrew Jackson in the War of 1812. Died in Natchez,18SEP1819.
Info on his origins greatly appreciated.
Looking for info about my g.grandmother's family. Alice Mary Kemp was born 5 Dec 1853 somewhere in Illinois(?). She was orphaned at an early age and raised by an aunt and uncle. She married Thomas Nathanil Feely in Iowa in 1876, then moved West. The only other info I have is that she spoke with a brogue.
Any information would be greatly appreciated.
I am looking for the parents of Ellis B. Kemp, born about 1814 in Tennessee and lived in Smith County, m. Elizabeth Panky, also from TN. They moved to Madison County, Missouri between 1850 and 1860.
Searching for info on ancestors of my ggf, Rueben Kemp. His name has been spelled variously as Rubin, Ruben and Rueben. I believe he was born ca 1853 in Alabama and died near Homer, Oklahoma 1908. His son, John L. Kemp b. 27 Sep 1892 in Dora, Alabama, d. 11 Oct 1921 in Sapulpa, OK., is my grandfather. Rueben's father may have been Calvin Kemp who was b. around 1813.
Rueben (Rubin) Kemp was one of 5 children of Calvin and Malinda Kemp. Other children were James, Silas, Emmons and Mary. I believe all were b. in Walker County, Alabama.
Any information regarding this Kemp line will be greatly appreciated.
Thru Conrad, Gilbert 1715, Frederick 1747, Joseph 1788, Joshua Kemp 1810. He is my gggrandpa. Mary Ann Kemp b 5-15-1833, m Jacobh W. Snyder 5-10 or 5-16-1850, probate of Joshua 1891 lists her as dec. and kids living in Crawfordsville, In. & Missouri as follows: Laura Snyder, Married, Crawfordsville, John Snyder, Crawfordsville, Harry & Frank Snyder in Missouri. Elizabeth Ann (Lizzie) Kemp b 4-28-1835 m A.W. Eckert, Butler Co., Oh 3-16-1859, living in 1891 in Toledo, Oh. One son Leroy Eckert b 4-19-1870, Hamilton, Oh, other kids ? Maria (Louisa) Kemp b 8-26-1845 m W.E. McKeckhnie 3-8-1866 in Toledo, Oh.1891. Laura Alice Kemp b 8-25-1847 m -- Morris, believe his parents to be James C. Morris & Anna Elizabeth (Kemp) Morris. Who were her parents? James died 1859 & Anna 1865.
Same line by next gen. thru Francis Marion Kemp & 1st wife Anna (Catherine) Collins. Unrest (Minnie) Kemp b 9-12-1869 m Wm. Owens 9-9-1886, Butler Co., Oh . any kids? Ernest E. Kemp b around 1870 m Louise Willette Colebank 1-27-1890. Kids Ernest E. Kemp Jr. b 4-17-1890, no record of death. Clarence Ralph Kemp b 12-10-1891, believe his nickname was Pard & raised by his grandad & step grandma, Clara Jane Johnson Kemp, thought to have moved to Baltimore, Md., and owned an Eng. firm.
Same line by next gen thru Francis 1st son Frank Collins Kemp & Sarah Lawrence (Laurence). Gertrude Kemp b ? m Ralph Reade, lived at one time in Winoka, Il., D 1981 Florida. Kids Barbara Reade m Will Leavings & had 3 kids living in Wellsley Hills, Ma., and Kemp Reade m to Susie ?, kids but not known, Kemp deceased.
Same line, by Francis Marion's 2nd marriage to Clara Jane (Johnson) Kemp. Starr Leroy Kemp b 7-15-1875 m Sarah Madden 7-11-1901, believe moved to Ca., and had a son Marion believe to be in Chicago. Garfield Kemp b 10-29-1880 m 3 times, Ruth Dowling, Ruth Sullivan, believe moved to St. Louis, Mo., kids by Ruth Sullivan, Richard Kemp b 9-5-1906 in Chicago? and Louise Kemp, m and possibly in Dayton, Ohio
Searching for desc. John H. Kemp, son of Daniel II & Elizabeth Ann ? Kemp m to Elizabeth Kemp (Daug of whom) m3-29-1827 Agnes Kemp m F.G. Grigsby 5-29-1873 & lived in Dayton, Ohio, brother George Kemp, living in Hope, Indiana with son Elmer Kemp, Other son of Geo. Murray Kemp, in Elmwood, Illinois in 1896. Amos Kemp m Julia Randall (daug of Joseph) in 1880. Children of Daniel Kemp III & Agnes (Wilson) Kemp.
David Kemp, son of Daniel Kemp II
Polly Kemp m Thomas Russell 2-16-1809
Marth Kemp m to a Mills & living in Chicago, Il. in 1928, believe desc. of Matthies, Daniel I, Daniel II, Jacob D. & Harry V. Kemp & Lottie V. Sinkey, daug of John & Rebecca (Heading) Sinkey.
Believe to be kids of Frederick,Maryland & or Berks Co., Pennsylvania families that came to Ohio in the early 1800s.
James P. Kemp m Rebecca Jane Johnston 12-15-1836
Sarah E. Kemp m Samuel A. Winkle 8-28-1862
Eliza Jane Kemp, age 18, m David Ireland 8-10-1863
Clementine Kemp m Robinson Seager 5-24-1882
Elsie Kemp m George H. Rogge 8-17-1894
Edith Kemp m Clarence Aker 10-8-1895
Anna Kemp, application to m John C. Sarver 5-20-1896
I'm in search of any information regarding Marie Alice Kemp. I know that she m. Gustav A. Greding and they had a daughter Altha Dorilda Greding who was b.Dec 2, 1877 in Alton, Madison Co, Illinois. I have no other information on Marie.
I am looking for my 5g.father Reuben Kemp, b.1754 ? d.1835 in Indiana. He was a rev. war vet with George Roger Clark. He got 400 acers of land in Louisville Kentucky for being in the war and drew a war check for 2 years. Reuben had 11 kids.
I would like any help!!! I have been at this for 10 years and have over 3000 names from his kids.
Seeking descendants of Robert Kemp, MD and wife Elizabeth Webb through their daughter Elizabeth Kemp m. George Collison Jr. son of George Collison, Sr. and wife Elizabeth....? all of MD.
Dennis Herne allegedly married Lucy Camp, dau. of Thomas Camp III and Winnifred Starling. Dennis traveled thru Southampton Co., VA, Edgecombe Co., NC; fought the Regulators in Orange Co., NC in 1771 and enlisted for the Rev. in 1776 Orange Co., NC. He later moved to Rutherford Co., NC, Lincoln Co., KY and finally 1830 Casey Co., KY. He is listed as Hern, Herne, Hearn, Herin, Herrin, & some of his children used Herring. Seeking info Dennis & parents.
I am trying to identify the parents of two Kemps who married Ray brothers:
Sally Kemp who m. at Gardner, MA, 5 Sep 1823, Amos Ray and
Olive Kemp who m. at Westminster, MA, 28 Mar 1831, Almond Ray
Does anyone have any information which might help me?
I am searching for information on W. Jefferson Kemp, b.1/20/1853, m. Mary A. Smith b.1/7/1855 . They m. 3/2/1879 in Leake County, Mississippi. They had about 10 children which were born and raised in Howard County, Arkansas. I would appreciate any information on the parents of W.J. or Mary.
Though unproven at the moment, believe Francis A. (b.abt 1819 m. Sarah) is the father of George D. Kemp b.1844 m. Clara McCoy Hildreth of Vermont b.1859. Their daughter (my g.mother), Marion Laveria Kemp b.1891 d.10/7/1952 m. Edward Ellis MacLoon b.1883 d.6/14/1938
Does anyone have Francis and his son George in their line?
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He was my g.grandfather and we suspect that his father's name may also have been Shadrack, but I haven't found any info on him. Does anyone recognize this name? Thanks
David Kemp, Sr. was b. in Maryland between 1783-1790 m. Sarah and had 5 children: David, Jr b. between 1810-1813 Pennyslvania (m. and had 4 children including Martha J. b.1837 Ohio, Joseph b.1838 Ohio, Solomon b.1840 Indiana and Allen b.1843/43 Cass Co. Indiana); Daniel b.1822 Ohio; George b.1829-32 Ohio; Phillip b.1826 Ohio and Jackson b.1832-1835 Ohio.
I would like to contact anyone who is researching this family.
Looking for info on Stephen & Agnes Alexander. Also looking for info on their daughter Agnes Kemp bap.1592 in Carlton Rode, Norfolk, England m.1610 at St. Stephens, Norwich, Norfolk, England to Henry Birdsall (c.1585-1651) d. by 1632. She must have died in Eng since her husband arrived in Boston in 1632 as a widower with 2 children. Henry died in Salem, Massachusetts, USA. Her grandson, Stephen Birdsall (s/o Nathan) was b.1648 in Oyster Bay, Long Island, New York, USA where his mother, Temperance Baldwin, w/o Nathan Birdsall, was also born
Looking for info on Agnes' parents and verification of descendents.
I am looking for any info on Mary Kemp who married Robert Turnier in New York City, New York in the late l890's. Thanks.
I'm looking for the family of O.M. Kemp who in the 1950s or 60s lived in Walnut Creek, California. Believe they were related to Cooley family.
Thanks for any help.
Searching for info on Frank Warren Kemp b.c.1865 MA m. by 1889 to Mary M.C.(Clara) Bogardus divorced by 1897 maybe Dallas, TX; d. unknown. Frank had a son, Clarence Warren Kemp, b.1889 Horton, Brown, KS; m. c.1910 Oregon? Evelyn? divorced 2) 1919 Charlotte, Mecklenburg, NC Eva Mae McKnight d. 1965 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, OK.
Any information concerning Frank Warren Kemp would be greatly appreciated. Thank-you
Looking for info about John Wesley Kemp. He m. Nancy Narcissa Luce. They lived in Jamestown, Wisconsin during when their first son Joseph Luce Kemp was b.1873. Second child and only daughter, Mayme, was b.1877. In 1880, family moved to Little River, Kansas; and in 1885 moved by way of a prairie schooner to Colorado. John Wesley worked as a blacksmith from 1880 until 1885. He badly damaged his lungs and had to give up that work because of bad health. He died of tuberculosis in 1886 and is buried in Little River, Kansas.
I am researching my grandfather, Richard Walter Kemp b.1903 Estelline (Brookings Co.) South Dakota; d.1959 Watertown, SD; m.1931 Huron, SD to Mary Louisa (Louise) Cates b.1912 Jefferson, SD; and his father, Matt "Matti" Kemp/Kampainen b.1858 in Uleaborg Finland; d.1947 in SD; m.Evatina Moilenen b.1861 Uleaborg, Finland; d.1944.
Richard had 9 siblings: Mathew b.1885-Finland; Bertha b.1887-Finland; Henry 1889; Hilma 1891; Levi b.1895-Estelline, SD; Mary Anna b.1896-SD; Edward Otto b.1899-SD; Hilma Christina b.1904-SD; Alvin Andrew b.1907-SD.
Any info anyone may have would be greatly appreciated!!!
Searching for info on Francis E. or Franklyn E. Kemp. Marriage records for Wayne County Georgia list a Francis E. Kemp and Sarah A. Mock m.1875, 5 yrs before birth of twin girls, Ellen and Janie. According to the book Religious Rhymes and Other Things by Janie Annabel Cook, had him listed as Franklyn. She said Frank was a Baptist Missionary and lived in small town in Echols County named Statenville, GA. Iris Cook reported that Frank went to the Civil War at age 16 as a drummer boy (from GA).
If you have any info please e-mail me.
I am looking for information on Thomas Kemp that arrived in Virginia in 1638.
I am looking for information on Jophn Kemp b.1793.
John Conrad Kampf was the son of Christian and the grandson of Frederick Von Der Kampf of Canton of St. Callen, Switzerland. My records show that he arrived at the port of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on August 17, 1773, with his wife Anna Marie and family: Christian (age 18), Gilbert (age 16), Fredrick (age 8), Hans Peter (age 6) and Marie Catherine (age 2) on the ship Samuel: Hugh Percey, master. He left Switzerland on account of religious difference. My lineage is from Fredrick. He had seven children. His fourth child Ludwig, or Lewis, married Elizabeth.They had eight children.
I am looking for others who share this line.
My g.g.grandmother, Sally (Sarah) Kemp was b.1817 and m. John Craighead b.1813 per the Jackson Co., Tennessee 1870 census.
Would appreciate hearing from anyone having connections with Sally.
Peter Kemp b.1749 d.1811 m. Maria/Mary Lehman in Maryland. Rev. Kemp was one of the founders of the United Brethren Church in Christ.
Does anyone know anything about his parents?
In my quest of Kemp Ancestry, I would like to correspond with anyone researching Kemps in Western Arkansas or Eastern Oklahoma.
Nancy Anne, 1829-1903, was born in Tennessee. She had only 1 son, William Thomas Kemp 1858-1935 who died in Cullman Co, Alabama. William m. Ruthie Ann Sargent 1861-1923 and they had two children: Nancy Ann 1880-1909 and James H.O. 1881-1965.
Looking for information on the above.
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