My family is all broke up we each have different Mothers or Fathers depending on wheather you are talking about the States or the Anderson's. My natural or biological dad is Kenneth Kern States. My mother was Ethel Ann Anderson.
His family was Randall States, I lost my geneology background on him, but I know there were a Blackfoot named Malayla,and there were some Ottowa(french Kunuk), LaGabriel, Layeffet, another french indian name, there was also on his dad's side, an Irishman and a Jewishman whose named was changed to States and he
was married to Malaya, but I don't know the original name.
My dad's Mom was mary??? Her roots had a iroquios named Walkerand another Iroquios who I don't know the name of, There was also a Wilitz who was adopted and that was his adopted name. His birth name was Flannagan from Irland, there was also a Ottowa, and a Dutch man.
The States have a family reunion somewhere near Syacruse, every year but I don't know where or when.
My Mother was born of Leland Ned Anderson of Scandia, Pa. and her mother was Edna Madigan of Russell, Pa.
Leland parents were Anderson who lived in Scadia,Pa and came from
Sweden. Edna parents were I don't know the mom but her Dad was
John Francis Madigan from somewhere around Warren, Pa.