BIOGRAPHY: "Aunt Kate was helpful to the family when I was young. She came to Pueblo, Colorado to help with the family when my mother and sisters were ill with the white plague (tuberculosis)." Lyda West Barney
Lyda and Kate corresponded often until Kate's death. Her daughter, Helen, and Lyda West were close in their youth and corresponded often. Kate kept notations about the family members and contributed to the family records compiled by Maud West, wife of Harrold West.

COD: tuberculosis
(Marie Fritsche Timmons, Sun City, AZ, tel conv 11-19-97)

Note: when visited in 1947 by Lyda Barney and Betty Barney Evenson in Nursing home in
Pueblo, CO, she seemed to have other health problems
  • 10 Apr 1869 - Birth - ; Hannibal,Marion,Missouri USA
  • 23 May 1949 - Death - ; Pueblo,Pueblo,Colorado USA
Henry Snowdall West *
- 22 Nov 1884
Kathryn May West
10 Apr 1869 - 23 May 1949
John A. Black
10 Jan 1810 - 1886
Mary Elizabeth Black
23 Jan 1845 - 19 Sep 1922
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) Henry Snowdall West *
Death22 Nov 1884 Hannibal,Marion,Missouri USA
Marriage22 Mar 1860to Mary Elizabeth Black at Hannibal,Marion,Missouri USA
PARENT (F) Mary Elizabeth Black
Birth23 Jan 1845,Washington,Iowa
Death19 Sep 1922 Pueblo,Pueblo,Colorado
Marriage22 Mar 1860to Henry Snowdall West * at Hannibal,Marion,Missouri USA
FatherJohn A. Black
MotherEleanor M. Caldwell
MWilliam Henry West *
Birth11 Dec 1863Hannibal,Marion,Missouri
Death23 Sep 1923Riverside,Riverside,California
Marriage20 Oct 1885to Minnie Lee Powell * at Hannibal,Marion,Missouri
Marriageto Claire I. Bowers at Salt Lake City,Salt Lake,Utah
MSamuel Wilson West
Birth19 Nov 1861Hannibal,Marion,Missouri USA
Death3 Jul 1863
FMary Ella West
Birth25 Dec 1865Hannibal,Marion,Missouri USA
Death3 Dec 1926
Marriage5 Nov 1887to Joseph B. Burkholder at Hannibal,Marion,Missouri USA
FKathryn May West
Birth10 Apr 1869Hannibal,Marion,Missouri USA
Death23 May 1949Pueblo,Pueblo,Colorado USA
Marriage5 Nov 1890to Edward Newton Hill at Hannibal,Marion,Missouri USA
MCharles Edward West
Birth3 Oct 1872Hannibal,Marion,Missouri
Death13 Sep 1947Nampa,Ada,Idaho
Marriage1894to Ella Marstiller at Hannibal,Marion,Missouri
Marriageto Ora L. Wes
MGeorge Lawrence West
Birth30 Jan 1875Hannibal,Marion,Missouri USA
Death11 Dec 1945
Marriage7 Jun 1922to Alma Leis at Hannibal,Marion,Missouri
FJessie Sarah West
Birth10 Oct 1877Hannibal,Marion,Missouri
Death12 Mar 1934Hannibal,Marion,Missouri
Marriage3 Apr 1901to Eugene Edward Fritsche Sr. at St.Louis,St.Louis,Missouri USA
MJoseph Wallace West
Birth8 Aug 1880Hannibal,Marion,Missouri USA
Death6 Jul 1965Hollywood,Broward,Florida
Marriage3 Sep 1907to Maurie Green at Hannibal,Marion,Missouri
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) Edward Newton Hill
Birth6 Nov 1867Hannibal,Marion,Missouri USA
Death4 Aug 1945 Pueblo,Pueblo,Colorado USA
Marriage5 Nov 1890to Kathryn May West at Hannibal,Marion,Missouri USA
PARENT (F) Kathryn May West
Birth10 Apr 1869Hannibal,Marion,Missouri USA
Death23 May 1949 Pueblo,Pueblo,Colorado USA
Marriage5 Nov 1890to Edward Newton Hill at Hannibal,Marion,Missouri USA
FatherHenry Snowdall West *
MotherMary Elizabeth Black
Descendancy Chart
Kathryn May West b: 10 Apr 1869 d: 23 May 1949
Edward Newton Hill b: 6 Nov 1867 d: 4 Aug 1945