William (Frank) Bedwell1546
was born on 18 Jan 1875 in Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau County, Missouri.
He appeared in the census in 1910 in Plainville, Rooks County, Kansas.
In 1910 he was an elevator manager. He lived in Living in household
of mother-in-law Almira McCune, a widow. in 1910. He appeared in
the census in 1920 in Kansas. In 1920 he was a laborer in a flour
mill. He died on 18 Jan 1941.
1880 Census for Cape Girardeau County, Missouri, shows Franklin Bedwell,
5, born in Missouri, living with his parents Hy W. and Emily Bedwell, and his
1900 Census for Delhi Township, Osborne County, Kansas shows Frank Bedwell,
born Jan 1875 in Illinois of parents born in Indiana and Missouri, a single farm
laborer listed as a servant in the Doman household.
World War I draft registration card shows Frank William Bedwell, born
17 Jan 1875, a resident of Ellsworth, Kansas. He is employed as a flour packer
at the Wilson Flour Mills. Nearest relative is his wife, Pearl Bedwell. He
is short with a medium build, with brown eyes and hair.
1930 Census for Belleville, Republic County, Kansas shows Frank Bedwell,
55, a laborer on a pipeline, as head of household including: Pearl, 47, his wife
of 21 years; daughter Velma, 19; son Morgan, 15; daughter Henrietta, 13; son
Ray, 9; and daughter Naomi, 7. Frank and Pearl were born in Missouri, the kids
were all born in Kansas.
Franklin William (Frank) Bedwell and Pearl McCune
were married about 1908.1547
Pearl McCune (daughter of Almira [--?--]) was born
about 1884 in Missouri. She died after Apr 1930. Franklin
William (Frank) Bedwell and Pearl McCune had the following children:
|Effie Marie Bedwell.|
|Velma S. Bedwell.|