Hi I am searching for a John Conrad Kettner who was a doctor and is said to have road with the "Rough Riders".There is no clue as to who his relatives were.Even Dr. Kettner's children do not know who their grandparents were.The only thing I know for certain is that he was a doctor in Leola South Dakota.
File: Leola SD, Centennial Book, 1884-1984 . . . . . . . . . . . . Occurrence #1, Line 1325 Dr. Kettner, who came to Leola from Hosmer, confined his work to office practice. Dr. Kettner came to Leola at the same time Dr. Kearns was practicing here which meant Leola had two practicing physicians. File: Hosmer SD, Centennial Book, 1887-1987. . . . . . . . . . . . Occurrence #2, Line 18320 Dr. Frankenstein was the first doctor to come to Hosmer.We do not have the exact year, but it is thought it was about 1900.He was followed by Dr. Kettner who was a brother-in-law of Pastor Taueber who was the Lutheran minister at that time. I do not know if this is my great grandfather..........but it is so darn close..And this: Rochester abstract............Newspaper Abstracts ... rest of article) **** ORLEANS Dr. Konrad KETTNER, a German having a commanding address and gentlemanly bearing, recently located at Lyons. He came direct from ... www.newspaperabstracts.com/NY/Monroe/1889/SEP.html - 77k - Cached - Similar pages
This is Dr. Kettners only son Werner Kettner married Delma Bryson and Aunt Patty Kettner is their only child.
Dr. Kettners other children were: Hildegard and Helen.
Below are just a few Kettner etc links I have found: Bolko Melchior earthling Gustav max OF ROEDERN count von Roedern, baron to Krappitz [ parents ] was born 1911 in Berlin. It died 1970 in Duesseldorf. Bolko married Maria KETTNER 1941 in Berlin Schwante. Bolko closed the religion at EV. Maria KETTNER
They had the following children:
F i Bettina Erdmuthe Hild Helene OF ROEDERN countess of Roedern, Freiin to Krappitz
I found some names that may be related that is the "Trinity Evangelical Lutheran"
Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Staten Is., NY | ... - [ Translate this page ] ... Marie Zimmer. Stapleton. Ulm Stapleton. 14 Feb 1886, Johann Kettner Marie Kettner. A. Kuehne, ... trinitylutheransiny.org/kirchenbuch/Page080-081.html - 9k - Cached - Similar pages
Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Staten Is., NY | ... ... 28y old, died on 16 June 1882, buried on 18 June. 18. Georg Johann Kettner, 3y old died on 18 June 1882, buried on 20 June. 19 ... trinitylutheransiny.org/kirchenbuch/Page450-485.html - 80k - Cached - Similar pages