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Keziah Elizabeth MARSH

Keziah Elizabeth MARSH

Female 1882 - 1910  (27 years)

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  • Name Keziah Elizabeth MARSH 
    Nickname Bessie 
    Born 15 Aug 1882  , Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Married/Alternate Name Bessie Collier 
    1900 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1900  , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age: 17y 
    • She was recorded as the daughter of James B. Marsh, and 17 years old at the time of this census. Her birthdate was recorded as Aug 1882. Missouri is her reported birthplace.
    1900 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Spring Creek [MARSH, James & COLLIER, Agnes A]
    1900 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Spring Creek [MARSH, James & COLLIER, Agnes A]
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    Died 31 Jan 1910  , Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Cause: tuberculosis 
    Buried Weber Cemetery, Anutt, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gravestone for COLLIER, Keziah Elizabeth 'Bessie' (Marsh)
    Gravestone for COLLIER, Keziah Elizabeth "Bessie" (Marsh)
    Transcription:
    BESSIE E. | Wife of L.J. COLLIER
    BORN AUG. 15, 1882 | DIED JAN. 31, 1910
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 8 October 2005
    Association E. UPDIKE (Relationship: DNA Relative) 
    Notes 
    • Alternate names found:
      Kezia source: World Family Tree, vol 65 tree 1530
      Kizar source: Hand-written family records
      Kezihiah source: Death Certificate of daughter, Mary Frances (Collier) Case
      Kazir source: Compiled Genealogy from Mary Ruth Case
      Correct spelling seems to be "Keziah"

      Bessie Marsh Collier, ill with tuberculosis, took Mary Frances Collier with her to her mother's (Rhoda Marsh) birthday dinner, 25 Nov 1909, and remained at her parent's home until her death on 31 Jan 1910.
    Person ID I4249  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Collier Branch
    Last Modified 21 May 2018 

    Father James Buchanan Barry MARSH, I,   b. 5 Sep 1848, , , Wayne County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1915, , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Rhoda Catherine BAKER,   b. 25 Nov 1854, , Corn Creek, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1932, , Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1878  , Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Photos
    Family of MARSH, James B.
    Family of MARSH, James B.
    SOURCE: Phelps County Missouri Heritage, Volume 1, page 256
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    Family of MARSH, James B.
    Family of MARSH, James B.
    George Edward, Mary Belle, Henry Isaac, Margaret Frances, John Marshall, and James Barry
    Mary Frances Collier (representing her mother Kizar Elizabeth "Bessie", who died when Mary Frances was two years old) and their mother, Rhoda Catherine Marsh.

    circa 1919

    SOURCE: Private photo collection of Martha Kult
    Family ID F5  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lewis "Jesse" COLLIER,   b. 27 Sep 1876, , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1962, , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 6 Jan 1905  James Marsh house, Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Marriage License of COLLIER, Lewis Jesse and MARSH, Bessie
    Marriage License of COLLIER, Lewis Jesse and MARSH, Bessie
    Marriage Application of Louis Jessie COLLIER and Bessie E. MARSH
    Marriage Application of Louis Jessie COLLIER and Bessie E. MARSH
    Marriage License Cover for Louis Jessie COLLIER and Bessie E. MARSH
    Marriage License Cover for Louis Jessie COLLIER and Bessie E. MARSH
    Children 
    +1. Tartan Wright COLLIER,   b. 10 Nov 1905, , Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1988, , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +2. Mary Frances COLLIER,   b. 20 Oct 1908, , Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 2001, , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    Photos
    COLLIER, Jesse & Bessie
    COLLIER, Jesse & Bessie
    SOURCE: Private photo collection of Martha Kult
    Last Modified 14 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F411  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Aug 1882 - , Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1900 U.S. Census - Age: 17y - 1 Jun 1900 - , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Jan 1905 - James Marsh house, Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: tuberculosis - 31 Jan 1910 - , Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Weber Cemetery, Anutt, Dent County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    COLLIER, Jesse & Bessie
    COLLIER, Jesse & Bessie
    SOURCE: Private photo collection of Martha Kult
    MARSH, Bessie & Margaret
    MARSH, Bessie & Margaret
    Family of MARSH, James B.
    Family of MARSH, James B.
    SOURCE: Phelps County Missouri Heritage, Volume 1, page 256
    COLLIER, Keziah Elizabeth 'Bessie' (Marsh)
    COLLIER, Keziah Elizabeth "Bessie" (Marsh)
    Bessie & Tart Collier
    Bessie & Tart Collier
    SOURCE: Keziah E. (Marsh) Collier photograph, ca. 1906, digital image 10 May 2008, privately held by Kathy Kult, Belvidere, Illinois, 2008. Original photo passed down from Tartan Collier to his daughter, Carolyn (Collier) Edison. The original is held by Carolyn (Collier) Edison. Carolyn allowed Kathy to take a digital photo of the original.
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  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I4249&tree=1: accessed 24 September 2018), "Keziah Elizabeth MARSH".

  • Sources 
    1. [S544] Weber Cemetery (Dent County, Missouri; LAT/LON N37.73455°, W-91.76734°; located west of Anutt. Take Hwy O west from Anutt, about 1.5 miles to County Road 213 (gravel). Take CR213 north to CR212 west (a rarely-used one-lane gravel path) for approximately 2.5 miles. The road curves to the left (this is where the Case farm is located), the cemetery is on the right. The J.W. Case graves are way in the back of the cemetery), Bessie Collier marker; personally read and photographed, 6 November 2005. (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S787] Primary Source unavailable, Phelps County started recording births in 1883, therefore no birth record is available from Phelps County records..

    3. [S263] 1900 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Spring Creek Township, p. 303A (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 109, sheet 1-A, dwelling 2, family 2, James Marsh household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 May 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication T623, roll 881, (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S544] Weber Cemetery (Dent County, Missouri; LAT/LON N37.73455°, W-91.76734°; located west of Anutt. Take Hwy O west from Anutt, about 1.5 miles to County Road 213 (gravel). Take CR213 north to CR212 west (a rarely-used one-lane gravel path) for approximately 2.5 miles. The road curves to the left (this is where the Case farm is located), the cemetery is on the right. The J.W. Case graves are way in the back of the cemetery), Bessie Collier marker; personally read and photographed, 6 November 2005. (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S913] Phelps County, Missouri, "Marriages", (1901-1906), 7:310, entry for Louis Jesse Collier and Keziah Elizabeth "Bessie" Marsh, 6 January 1905; MSA microfilm C20225, Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City. (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S914] Phelps County, Missouri, "Marriage Applications", (Jan 1904 - Jun 1907; Box 2/F1 - Box 2/F5), entry for Lewis Jesse COLLIER and Bessie MARSH, 6 Jan 2905; MSA microfilm C41802, Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City. (Reliability: 3).