Dr. Josiah Kuykendall


Dr. Josiah Kuykendall



Dr. Josiah C. Kuykendall Kendall
May 27, 1825/26 - August 19. 1909

 Dr. Kuykendall, son of Mathew Kuykendall, Jr. and Martha B. Talbot Kuykendall, was born May 27, 1825/26 in Bowling Green, Warren County, Kentucky and died August 19, 1909 in Grady County, Oklahoma. He was buried at Rose Hill Cemetery in Chickasha, Oklahoma.  Find A Grave Page

On October 6, 1854, he married first Amanda Wilson Calhoun Hunter (November 21, 1833, Oyster Creek, Coahuila y Tejas, los Estados Unidos de Mejico [Fort Bend County, TX] - d c 1869-1871).

Their children were:
1. Amanda Zuleam Kuykendall
2. Martha C. Kuykendall
3. Oscar Josiah Kuykendall Kendall

He married second to Alzina W. Wood Kendall (Nov. 24, 1851 IN - Apr. 14, 1935 OK) on May 30, 1870 in Oswego, Labette County, Kansas. Find A Grave Page
Alzina later married C. W. Cooper c 1925.

Children of the second marriage were:
1. Unknown son Kuykendall b? died young
2. Bertrude Kuykendall Kendall b 1871
3.Josephine Kendall Mays1877
4. Nellie Kendall McReynolds 1879
5. Olin D. Kendall 1881
6. Mable Clara Kendall Perkins 1887
7. Martin Luther Kendall 1889
8. Margaret Reta Kendall Rickert 1891
9. Ethyl Kendall Zahourek 1894

1850 Census, Caldwell Parish, LA
Josiah Kirkendoll, age 25, b KY, M. D.

Dr. Kuykendall received a degree from St. Louis University on March 1, 1853.

1860 Census, Matagorda County, Texas, Deming's Bridge Post Office
Josiah Kuykendall, age 35, b KY, Physician, 4 slaves
Amanda Kuykendall, age 25, b TX
Amanda Z. Kuykendall, age 4, b TX
Martha C. Kuykendall, age 9 mos, b TX
J. B. Kuykendall, age 30, b KY, Stock Raiser
Donald Chisholm, age 51, b Canada West, Carpenter

1870 Census - Richland, Labette County, Kansas
Josiah Kirkendall, age 44, b KY, Physician
Alzina Kirkendall, age 18, b IN

Dr. Kuykendall legally changed the family name to Kendall in 1871 while living in Labette County, Kansas.

1880 Census - Stephens County, Texas
Josiah Kendall age 55, b KY, Physician
Alzina, age 28, b, IN
Green J. Kendall, age 20, b TX, Herding Stock
Bertrude Kendall, age 9, b KS
Jesica  Kendall, age 3, b TX
Nellie Kendall, age 1, b TX

c 1900 moved to Indian Territory (Chickasha, Grady Co)

1900 Census
Josiah Kendall, age 75, b May 1825
Alzina Kendall, age 47, b Nov 1852
Bertrude Kendall, age 27, b Feb 1873
Josie Kendall, age 22, b Jul 1877
Willie Kendall, age 21, b Sep 1879
Mabel Kendall, age 18, b Jul 1886?
Luther Kendall, age 11, b Aug? 1888
Resta Kendall, age 9, b Nov 1890
Ethel Kendall , age 6, b Aug 1893



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