Photos: Ralph and Kerlin Landis Family

Ralph Landis (1905-1975) was the the oldest child of Charles J. and Freddie Landes, and the grandson of Daniel A. and America R. Landes. Ralph married Kerlin Sponaugle (1917-1991) and they had eight children: John, Charles, Ralph Junior, Kitty Ann, Olin, Dolly Jean, Jimmy, and Larry.

This is a photo of the children and families of C. J.and Freddie Landes taken (probably by C. J.) around 1935. Ralph Landis and his family are mostly on the left side of the photo. Unfortunately, I currently cannot identify Ralph and Kerlin's chidren. From left (children): Ralph Landis child, Ralph Landis child, Dale Landes (son of Herbert), Ralph Landis child, Ralph Landis child. Second row: Ralph Landis child, Helen (Skidmore, daughter of Willie), Betty (McCoy, daughter of Willie), Ralph Landis child, Edwin Hinkle (son of Mona), Mary Rose (Newman, daughter of Willie), June (Evick, daughter of Willie), Roxie (Hammer, daughter of Willie), Naomi (dughter of Mona), Bonnie (daughter of Frank). Back row: Kerlin Landis (wife of Ralph), Ralph Landis, Mona Hinkle, Nellie (Rogers, daughter of Willie), Ted Hinkle (husband of Mona), Ona Landes (wife of Wilie), Herbert Landes, Willie Landes, Gae Landes (Wife of Herbert), Frank Landes, Irene Landes (wife of Frank), Janet (daughter of Frank).

From left: Ralph Frank, Herbert, Mona, and Willie, 1935.

Ralph (right) and brother, Willie playing music, around 1914.

From left: Mona, Frank, Freddie (mother), Willie, and Ralph, 1935.








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