Virgene Emily Hotchkiss


Personal and Family Information

Virgene was born on 21 JUN 1917 in Burlingame, Osage County, Kansas, the daughter of Edward Ferguson Hotchkiss and Nellie Louise Washington.

She died on 31 DEC 2005 in Emporia, Lyon County, Kansas.

Her husband was Charles Otto Gaines, who she married on 12 JAN 1941 in Oskaloosa, Jefferson County, Kansas. Their only known child was Cheryl (Private) (1945-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Virgene Emily Hotchkiss


Edward Ferguson Hotchkiss


Cornelius Hotchkiss


Edward Hotchkiss


Margaret Janet Penman


Christina Ferguson


Cornelius Ferguson


Elizabeth Forsyth Taylor


Nellie Louise Washington


James Washington


John Washington


Mary Hersfield


Harriet Jane Wilkinson


William Harry Wilkinson


Hanah Barber



Birth21 JUN 1917
Place: Burlingame, Osage County, Kansas
Death31 DEC 2005
Place: Emporia, Lyon County, Kansas
Burial4 JAN 2006
Place: Burlingame Cemetery, Burlingame, Osage County, Kansas


Note 1

!Notes: Died about 3am on Dec 31, 2005 of complications following surgery.