Name: John Thomas Kerr
Birth: 31 MAR 1877 in Michigan
Death: 8 JUL 1918 in Port Huron, Michigan
Note: They were living in Bridgehampton Twp., Sanilac Co., in 1900 when John's occupation was listed as "newsboy on R.R." They were living in Sanilac Twp., Sanilac Co., in 1910. After John died Edith remarried. According to Cathi Bulone Campbell, John died "as the result of an accidental drowning in Port Huron, Michigan, on July 8th, 1918. He was 41 years old... When he died, the Kerrs had been married for 21 years. By 1920, widowed Edith had relocated to Superior St. in Port Huron where Fred was an office clerk with the railroad and Isabelle was a stenographer for the railroad office." John's death record indicates accidental drowning in St. Clair River.|
Father: Matthew Crawford Kerr b: JUN 1856 in Pennsylvania
Mother: Mary Ellen Maynard b: 9 AUG 1859 in Ontario, Canada, probably at Oshawa
Edith A. Templeton b: 4 JUL 1876 in Downington, Sanilac Co., Mich.
- Genevieve Ellen Kerr b: 10 SEP 1897 in Sanilac Co., Mich.
- Frederick Charles Kerr b: 10 MAY 1899 in Michigan
- Isabelle A. Kerr b: 1901 in Michigan