Monthly Archive: September 2013

Sep 10

Tombstone Tuesday–Christian & Marie Kessler

This is the tombstone of Christian and Marie Kessler located in Kessler Cemetery, Liberty Township, Mercer County, Ohio. Their granite marker is inscribed: West Side/Front: Vater Und Mutter KESSLER  South Side: Christian Kessler Gest 25 Jan. 1892 Alter 77J. 5 M. 24 T North Side: Marie Ehefrau Von C. Kessler Gest 28 Jan 1892 Alter …

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Sep 06

The Infamous Mainard Brewster

There is a saying that good news doesn’t sell newspapers. And that is why you are likely to find more information about a troublemaker and his encounters with the law than you will about a regular person. In fact, the actions of the notorious generate all sorts of records. Each person chooses his or her path …

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Sep 03

Tombstone Tuesday–Christian & Margaret Kesler

This is the tombstone of Christian and Margaret Kesler, located in Kessler Cemetery, Liberty Township, Mercer County, Ohio. The marker is inscribed: Christian Kesler Died July 11, 1904 Aged 60Y.  7M. 22D.  Margaret Wife of C Kesler Died Apr. 9, 1900 Aged 47Y. 6M. 3D. Kesler is spelled “Kessler” in the church records as well …

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