i have been searching for the kesterson family in mercer co,mo for many years. the father of joseph kesterson is wm thomas kesterson born 18 sep 1834 knox co,ky. he died 4 oct 1916 princeton mercer co,mo. he married phebe speer abt 1853 mercer co,mo. she born 1836 indiana and died 23 mar 1900 princeton mercer co,mo. both are buried in the princeton cemetery princeton mercer co,moi have 11 children born. the oldest child mary melissa kesterson is myancestor she born 27 apr 1854 princeton mercer co,mo died 3 sep 1934 goodland sherman co,kansas. she married silas wootson ingram10 jul 1873 princeton mercer co,mo. he born 22 jul 1850 frankfort franklin co,ky and died 6 jun 1931 goodland sherman co,ks. both are buried in the goodland cemetery. i am gathering info on addie may kesterson born 17 may 1879 princeton mercer co,mo and died 31 may 1950 saint joseph buchanan co,mo. she married 1st to curtis e. grimm 16 apr 1900 princeton mercer co,mo.she married 2nd to thurman hoskins 1881-1940 he buried in odd fellows cemetery saint joseph buchanan co,mo.i would like any info on addie descendants.