Powell-Ranney Family

The Family History of Edes Lawrence Powell

Isabella F. KESSLER

Female 1844 - 1875  (~ 31 years)


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  • Name Isabella F. KESSLER 
    Born CA 1844  Abington, Montgomery Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Died 21 May 1875  Jarrettown, Montgomery Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Person ID I20  Edes Lawrence Powell Family Tree
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2017 

    Father Samuel KESSLER,   b. CA 1799, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1882, Abington, Montgomery Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Mother Jane WILSON,   b. CA 1802, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1862, Abington, Montgomery Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married 22 Mar 1827  Abington, Montgomery Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • Samuel Kessler and Jane Wilson were married at the Presbyterian Church in Abington by Rev. Robert Steele.
    Family ID F22  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dr. Francis Shunk WILSON,   b. 19 Jan 1844, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1914, Jenkintown, Montgomery Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 28 Feb 1872  [4
    Notes 
    • Per Edes: Stelle always wore red; her sister Gertrude always wore blue.
    Children 
     1. Estella Jane WILSON,   b. 9 Jan 1873, Jenkintown, Montgomery Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1961, Norristown, Montgomery Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     2. Mary Gertrude WILSON,   b. 5 Jan 1874, Jarrettown, Montgomery Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1950, Boonton, Morris Co., NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 3 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F12  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

    • Isabella and Francis were parents of two daughtersl

      Stella Jane Wilson, b. 09 Jan 1873 - d. 21 Feb 1961
      Mary Gertrude Wilson, b. 05 Jan 1874 - d. 20 May 1950

      After Isabella died, Francis married Hannah Jones.

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] Cemetery record, Abington Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Abington, PA (on Find-A-Grave), memorial # 72043008.

    2. [S1] Census, 1860 U.S. census, Montgomery Twp., Montgomery Co., PA, p. 41 (p. 371).

    3. [S1] Census, 1870 U.S. census, Upper Dublin Twp., Montgomery Co., PA, p. 35 (p. 572).

    4. [S25] Montgomery County Biography, p. 402.

    5. [S8] Marriage record, Pennsylvania marriage index.

    6. [S276] Church record, Abington Presbyterian Church transcript, p. 210.


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