Ohio vital records show a William Kimmel, b 1 Dec 1866, Philo, Muskingum, OH, d 3 Oct 1951, Zanesville OH. Occupation listed as retired building contractor. Informant was Carl J Kimmel. Parents names and place of birth not shown.
1870 census of Crawford County includes John Kimmel, 33, b VA, farmer worker, Elizabeth, 35, Marm, 4, William K, 2.
1880 census of Muskingum County includes John K Kimmel, 47, b OH, carpenter, Sarah E, 43, d, Clara E, 20, nephew, William, 13.