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1274. Theodore Filson RANDEL was born on 2 March 1865 in Ottawa, Franklin County, Kansas.322,355,360 He died on 19 May 1935 at the age of 70 in Cedar Vale, Chautauqua County, Kansas.322,355

1900 Census. Jefferson Twp, Chautauqua Co, Kansas, Hh 71
Theodore Randel, b. Mar 1865, age 35, married 9 years, b. KA
Ada E., wife, b. Jun 1874, age 26. Two children, b. IL
Claud, son, b. Oct 1895, age 4
Madge, dau, b. Sep 1899, 8 months old

1905 Kansas State Census. Jefferson Twp, Chautauqua Co, Hh 124
T. J. Randel, 40.
A. E., 31, female
Claud, 9
Madge, 5
M., age 3, female

1910 Census. Jefferson, Chautauqua, Kansas, Hh
Theadore F. Randel, 45, married 19 years
Ada E., wife, 36, 3 children - 3 living
James B., son 14. [was Claud???]
Mary M. dau 10
Della M., dau, age 8

1915 Kansas State Census. Jefferson, Chautauqua, KA, Hh 100
T. F. Randall, 48
Ava E. 41
Jas. C. 19. Mary 15. Marie 13. Leola, 3.

1920 Census. Jefferson, Chautauqua, Kansas, Hh 71
Theodore F. Randel, age 55, b. Kansas, parents b. TN, farmer
Ada E., wife, 46, b. IL
Marie, Dau, 18
Leola I, dau 7
John R., son, 4 years 8 months
Aldene, dau, 1 year, 9 months

1925 Kansas State Census. Hh 104 [placed with Chase, Falls Co - but I think that's an error on the part of the indexing]
T. F. Randel, age 60
Ada, wife, 51
Leola, dau 13. John, son 9. Aldine, dau, 6.

1930 Census. Jefferson, Chautauqua, Kansas, Hh 75
Theodore F. Randle, 65, married at age 25, b. Kansas
Ade E., wife, 56, married at 17, b. Ill
Liola I., dau, 18, b. Kansas
John R., son, 15
Aldeen L. dau, age 11

Theodore Filson RANDEL and Ada Estelle NILES were married on 9 October 1890.355 Ada Estelle NILES was born in June 1874 in Illinois. She died in 1963 at the age of 89. She was buried in Cedar Vale, Chautauqua County, Kansas.

Probably Ada with her family:
1880 Census. Summit Twp, Saline Co, KA, Hh 35
Albert G. Niles, 31, farmer, b. Ohio
Sarah L. 22, wife, b. Illinois - all the children were born in IL
Adda L. 6, dau
Oscar L., 4, son
William R., 2, son

Theodore Filson RANDEL and Ada Estelle NILES had the following children:



James Claude RANDEL was born on 2 October 1895 in Kansas. He died on 7 September 1918 at the age of 22 in Cedar Vale, Chautauqua County, Kansas.

In 1910, his name was listed as James B. - was it perhaps James Claud?

5 Jun 1917 World War I Draft Registration
James Claude Randel was 21 and lived in Cedar Vale, Kansas. He was born 2 Oct 1895. He was a self-employed farmer. He signed his full name as James Claude Randel. He was of medium height, medium build and had light brown hair and eyes.

Buried Cedar Vale Cemetery. FindAGrave Memorial #24113811



Mary Madge RANDEL was born on 30 September 1899 in Chautauqua County, Kansas. She died in March 1976 at the age of 76 in Cedar Vale, Chautauqua County, Kansas.

Mary was married to a Foster.



Della Marie RANDEL was born on 6 November 1901 in Kansas. She died in July 1984 at the age of 82 in Shawnee Mission, Johnson County, Kansas.

Marie married Kirk L. Foster about 1921.

1925 Kansas State Census. Chautauqua, KA, Hh 59
Kirk L. Foster, 24, b. MO, came to Kansas from MO, Lumberman, Lumberyard
Della M., wife, 23, b. Kansas
Mildred E., dau, 9 months, b. Kansas

1930 Census. Webb City, Jasper Co, MO
Kirk L. Foster, 29, married at age 20, b. MO, Manager Burgner B. M., Lumber Co
Della M. Foster, age 27, married at 18, wife, b. KA
Mildred E. Foster, dau, age 5 years, 5 months, dau, b. KA

1962 Mission, Kansas City Directory
Kirk L. Foster (Marie), pres. Burgner Bowman Matthew Lbr Co (KCMo). home: 2009 W 72d St Ter (PV) PV was Prairie Village

Buried Mount Moriah Cemetery, Kansas City, Jackson Co, MO
Kirk Lee Foster, b. 28 Apr 1900, Warrensburg, Johnson Co, MO; died 26 May 1964, Kansas City, Jackson Co, MO.



Leola I. RANDEL (private).



John Raymond RANDEL was born on 5 April 1915 in Kansas. He died on 18 March 1962 at the age of 46.

FindAGrave memorial #24117436
Round Mound Cemetery, Cedar Vale, Chautauqua, Kansas
Joint stone with Nona Floreine Randel, b. 12 Oct 1915, d. 18 Mar 1962
They died the same day....
They were married 12 Oct 1934, Cedar Vale.

Nona was born in Ava, Douglas, Missouri, USA on 12 Oct 1915 to Alex Hendrix and Elma Edna Eberhard. Nona Floreine married John Raymond Randel and had 3 children. She passed away on 18 Mar 1962 in Cedar Vale, Chautauqua, Kansas, USA.



Aldene L. RANDEL was born on 26 April 1918 in Cedar Vale, Chautauqua County, Kansas. She died on 18 January 2004 at the age of 85 in Ellinwood, Barton County, Kansas.

"The Hutchinson News"
Aldine L. Mead

GREAT BEND - Aldine L. Mead, 85, died Jan. 18, 2004, at Woodhaven Care Center, Ellinwood.
She was born April 26, 1918, at Cedar Vale, the daughter of T.F. and Ada E. Niles Randel. A Great Bend resident since 1987, moving from Coffeyville, she was a homemaker.
She belonged to First Christian Church, Coffeyville.
On Sept. 15, 1935, she married Elmer O. Mead at Cedar Vale. He died June 1975.
Survivors include: two sons, Bob, Pawnee Rock, and Bill, Great Bend; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by: a son, Gary; two brothers, Claude and John; and three sisters, Madge Foster, Marie Foster and Leola Johnson.
Graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Pawnee Rock Cemetery, Pawnee Rock, with Pastor Don Paden presiding. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday and from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesday, all at Bryant Funeral Home, Great Bend.
Memorials may be sent to Barton County Relay For Life, in care of the funeral hom