Roxsina Hunn (1886-1959)

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Roxsina Hunn Worden Kimes
Roxey & Jasper Kimes
Born: Dec 1886 Vanderbilt, Michigan
Died: 1959 Battle Creek, Michigan
Father: Nelson G. Hunn
Mother: Nancy Ann Vaughn
Siblings: William Augustus Philips
Charles Edward Philips
Sarah Ellen Philips
Lucy B. Philips
Roxsina Hunn
Frederick Wesley Hunn
Pearl May Hunn
Harry Hunn
Hazel Maude Hunn
Spouse: Harry Joseph Worden
Married: 2 Nov 1905 Petoskey, Michigan
Children: Harry L. Worden-Kimes
Lewis D. Worden
Leona May Worden
Spouse: George Jasper Kimes
Married: 9 Sep 1918 Marshall, Michigan


Battle Creek Enquirer, Battle Creek, Michigan, Friday, January 30, 1959, page 10

Mrs. Jasper Kimes , Mrs. Roxsina (Hunn) Kimes, 72, of 78 Kellogg st., died at 2:35 p.m. Thursday in a local hospital. She had been in failing health for several years and seriously ill for a month. Mrs. Kimes was born in Merrill, Mich., on Dec. 16, 1886, and was married in Marshall in April, 1918 to Jasper Kimes, who survives. Also surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Leona Allingar of Virginia, Minn.; a sister, Mrs. Clarence (Hazel) Baker of Alexander, N.Y.; a brother, Fred Hunn of St. Charles, Mich, and a half-sister, Mrs. Deb Weaver of Buffalo, N.Y.


Roxsina Hunn was born in December 1886 in Vanderbilt, Otsego, Michigan to Nelson G. Hunn and Nancy Ann Vaughn.

She married first Harry Joseph Worden on 2 November 1905 in Petoskey, Emmet, Michigan.

They had three children: Harry L. Worden-Kimes, Lewis D. Worden and Leona M. Worden.

She married George Jasper Kimes on September 9, 1918 in Marshall, Calhoun, Michigan.

She and Jasper are living in Calhoun Co., Michigan with her son Harry L. on 1920 Federal Census.

Her second son Lewis D. Worden dies in 1922 in Marquette, Michigan.

Her oldest son Harry L. Worden-Kimes dies in Honolulu, Hawaii on 14 April 1924 and is buried in Battle Creek, Michigan.

In 1930 she and Jasper are living in Emmet, Calhoun, Michigan on the Federal Census.

She and Jasper visited her sister Sarah Howse and her twins Mel & Myrtle in Harbor Springs:

In 1955 they are living in Battle Creek, Michigan.

Roxsina died in 1959 at Battle Creek, Michigan and is buried at Memorial Park Cemetery in Battle Creek.

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Memorial Park Cemetery, Battle Creek, Michigan


  • Name variations: Roxie, Roxey, Roxsine
  • 1900 Federal Census, Star Tp., Antrim, Michigan
Hunn, Nelson G.
, Roxie, daughter, white, female, b. Dec 1885, age 14, single, MI, MI, OH, at school
  • Marriage: Emmet County, Michigan, Vital Records Search, Marriages:
WORDEN, Harry J. & HUNN, Rouey
Date: 11/2/1905
Liber: 3
Folio: 319
  • Marriage: Michigan Marriages 1868-1925
Groom's name: Henry I. Worden
Groom's age: 18 years
Groom's birth year: 1887
Groom's birthplace: Michigan
Bride's name: Roxsy Hinns
Bride's age: 19 years
Bride's birth year: 1886
Bride's birthplace: Michigan
Marriage date: 02 Nov 1905
Marriage place: Petoskey, Emmet, Michigan
Groom's father's name: Sanford
Groom's mother's name: Minnie M. Lewis
Father of bride's name: Nason
Mother of bride's name: Nancy Vaughan
Film number: 2342672
Digital GS number: 4032374
Image number: 392
Reference number: v 2 p 97 rn 147
Collection: Michigan Marriages 1868-1925
  • 1910 Federal Census, McKinley Tp., Emmet, Michigan, 3 May 1910, 222/222:
Worden, Harry J.
, Roxina, wife, female, white, 24, md once for 5 yrs, Michigan, Michigan, Ohio
  • Marriage: Michigan Marriages 1868-1925
Groom's name: Jasper L. Kimes
Groom's age: 33 years
Groom's birth year: 1885
Groom's birthplace: Michigan
Bride's name: Mrs. Roxsine Hunn
Bride's age: 31 years
Bride's birth year: 1887
Bride's birthplace: Michigan
Marriage date: 09 Sep 1918
Marriage place: Marshall, Calhoun, Michigan
Groom's father's name: George Kimes
Groom's mother's name: Mary Johnston
Father of bride's name: Nelson Hunn
Mother of bride's name: Nancy Vaughn
Film number: 2342725
Digital GS number: 4210017
Image number: 467
Reference number: v 1 p 278 rn 825
Collection: Michigan Marriages 1868-1925
  • 1920 Federal Census, Calhoun Co., Michigan:
Kimes, J.
, Roxey, wife, female, white, married, 34, MI
, Harry, son, male, white, 16, MI
  • 1930 Federal Census, Emmet tp., Calhoun, Michigan, 9 Apr 1930, 193/200
Kimes, Jasper
, Roxina, wife, female, white, 43, married at 28, MI, MI, MI
  • Petoskey News-Review, Thursday, 13 Oct 1955, p. 4, Obituary: Howse, Sarah Ellen
Half sister Sarah's obit lists her as Mrs. Jasper Kymer of Battle Creek, Michigan.
  • FindAGrave: Roxsina Kimes
Birth: 1886
Death: 1959
Burial: Memorial Park Cemetery
Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Michigan, USA
Plot: B-193-2
Created by: Ottie Konkright
Record added: Nov 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81250022