ID # 859, (1858-)
|Birth||James Kerr was born in 1858 at Canada.|
|Marriage||He married Leah Melissa Galer, daughter of Thomas R. Galer and Theresa Vrooman, on 1 January 1896 at Manhattan, New York.|
Marriage information for Leah and James is taken from a transcription found of their marriage registration on the FamilySearch web site.
Groom's name James Kerr, Bride's name Leah Melissa Galer. Married 1 Jan 1896 at Manhattan, New York.
Groom's parents George Kerr and Helen Fairbain.
Bride's parents Thos. Robert Galer and Theressa Vrooman.
|Note||In the U.S. census of 1900 it is evident that Leah Galer is James Kerr's second wife. He has a son Hamilton, born in August of 1883, and a daughter Helen G., born in March of 1886. James was a druggist in the Borough of Richmond in New York City in 1900; at the time of the 1910 census the family was in Queens, New York City.|
By 1910, only find the children of his second marriage in his home. His mother in law, Trissa Galer, so spelled, is with them in 1900 and both his father in law (Thomas R. Galer, so stated) and his mother in law are with them in 1910.
Children of James Kerr and Leah Melissa Galer
|Last Edited||10 Dec 2014|