Author Archives: Kris M.

Robert Edwin Laird

Documented History Robert E. Lair was born in Indiana on 19 February 1913, per U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current. Indiana, Birth Certificates, 1907-1940 confirms this date. Robert Edwin Laird was born at 9:15am 19 February 1913 to Frank George Laird and Emma Edith Lingle who lived at 3852 Graceland, Indianapolis, Indiana. Frank was an Accountant at the time. They had 2 children, both living.   In 1920, per the United States Federal Census, Robert lived with his parents and […]

Orval Ray Tudor

Documented History Orval Ray Tudor was born 12 November 1895, according to the Web: Grant County, Indiana, Marion Public Library Birth Index, 1882-1981. However, this information appears inaccurate based on other documentation for Orval.   In 1900, according to the United States Federal Census, Orval lived with his parents and siblings at 2005 South Gallatren Street, Grant County, Indiana. His father was William Tudor, born October 1861. His parents were both born in Ohio, he was born in Indiana. William […]

Clemens Clarence Biver

Documented History Clemens Clarence Biver was born on 7 November 1892 according to his U.S. Passport Application. He was born in Bushingen, Lorraine, France. His father was Nikolaus Biver and was also born in Bushingen, Lorraine, France. According to U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963, Clemens enlisted into the Army, Company K, 8th Infantry Regiment on 15 November 1919 for World War I. He was a Corporal in the Army. He was Honorably discharged on 15 November 1920.   […]

Charles Bertram Miller

Documented History Charles B. Miller was born 5 April 1910 to H Claude Miller and Mattie B App who lived at 2513 Greenwood, Kentucky, per Kentucky, Birth Records, 1847-1911.   Claude was an Insurance Solicitor at 38 years old when Bertram was born. And Mattie was 35 years old. Both lived in Kentucky and had 3 children, but only 2 living at the time.   In 1910, Burtram lived with his parents and brother at 3513 Green Wood Avenue, Louisville, […]

William Thurman Miller

Documented History William Thurman Miller was born 18 January 1908 according to U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014. Per the California, Death Index, 1940-1997, Thurman was born in Kentucky.   In 1910, Thurman lived with his parents and brother at 3513 Green Wood Avenue, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, per the 1910 United States Federal Census. His father, Claude H, was 38 years old. He was a Collector with an Insurance Company. The house was rented. His wife was Mattie Belle, […]

Raymond Edward Gunterman

Documented History Raymond Edward Gunterman was born 27 June 1910 in Illinois according to the 1920 Census. He was the brother of Mary Katherine Gunterman. Their parents were Lela Marie Maurer and Stephen A. Guntermann.   His birthdate is confirmed by U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014.   Raymond lived in Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky with his mom in 1930 according to the 1930 Census. He lived with his mom, his sister Mary, and a maid by the name of Elizabeth […]

Mary Kathryn Gunterman

Documented History Mary K Gunterman was born on 25 May 1912 in Jefferson, Kentucky according to 3 ancestry family trees and the Kentucky, Birth Index, 1911 – 1999. Her mother is listed as Lela Nauren. However, an ancestry family tree lists Mary’s mother as Lela Marie Maurer and her father as Stephen Gunterman. Mary had a brother named Raymond Edward Gunterman who was born in Illinois on 27 June 1910 and died 19 May 1997 in Louisville, Kentucky.  Mary is […]

Oliver Family History

Oliver Surname The Oliver Family is going to be an interesting bunch.  I mentioned the Buchanan Estate scam when I posted the Buchanan Family History page.  Well, the Oliver family ties into this as well.  In two ways…one, there are some Buchanan’s that married into the Oliver family.  And two, there was one Oliver person that I know of that claimed it was from the Oliver side that we were related to former President James Buchanan. In fact, he stole the […]

Louis Aloysius Miller Sr.

Documented History Louis Aloysius Miller Sr. was born 10 July 1911 in Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA, per Kentucky, Birth Index, 1911-1999. His mother’s name was Mattie App.   Louis Aloysius Miller Sr. Lived at 4715 Fourth Street, Allison County, Jefferson, Kentucky in 1920 according to the 1920 Census. He was 8 years old and lived with his parents, Claude and Mattie Miller. Claude was 48, Mattie was 48, and both were born in Kentucky. Mattie’s parents were born in Germany. […]

Lucette Clementine Biver

Documented History According to Virginia, Birth Records, 1912-2014, Delayed Birth Records, 1854-1911, Lucette Clementine Biver was born 21 May 1924 in Elizabeth City, Virginia, USA.   In 1930, per the United States Federal Census, Lucette lived with her parents and sister at 53 Kelly Ave, . Her parents were Clemens Biver, age 37, and Mary A., age 27. Clemens and his parents were born in Lorraine, France. He immigrated to the United States in 1911 and was naturalized. Clemens was […]