Marriage of Parents George W. Byrns and Elizabeth A. Colberg md 5 Feb 1876, Kankakee Co, Illinois
1880 IL CENSUS Easther Byrnes (3y, b Illinois) enumerated with parents George (28y, b Illinois, occupation bookkeeper) and Elizabeth (28y, b Wisconsin) and sister Clara (1y, b Illinois)
MARRIAGE William Baars and Hester B. Byrns md 14 Nov 1895, Kankakee Co, Illinois
1900 IL CENSUS Hester Baar (b Mar 1877, Kansas, married 5y, mother of 4 children) enumerated with husband William (b Dec 1874, Illinois, occupation farmer) and 4 children, Elizabeth (b Sept 1896, Illinois), Mabel (b Aug 1897, Illinois), Grace (b Oct 1898, Illinois) and Raymond (b Feb 1900, Illinois)
1910 OR CENSUS Hester Baars (33y, b Kansas, married 15y, mother of 5 children, 4 living at time of census) enumerated with husband William Baars (36y, b Illinois, occupation laborer) and 4 children, Mabel (12y, b Illinois), Grace (11y, b Illinois), Raymond (9y, b Illinois) and Harry (7y, b Illinois)
1920 OR CENSUS - Hester B. Baars, age 42, b. Kansas,is enumerated with husband William F. Baars, age 46, occupation farmer, b. Illinois, and along with Mable L., age 22, b. Illinois, Grace M., age 21, b. Illinois, Raymond C., age 18, b. Illinois, Harry E., age 16, b. Illinois, and Dennis F., age 9, b. Oregon.
1930 OR CENSUS Hester B. Baars (53y, b Arkansas, married at 18y but husband not with family, occupation nurse) enumerated with 3 children, Harry E. (25y, b Illinois, Dennis F. (19y, b Oregon) and Mabel L. VanMeter (32y, b Illinois, divorced) and granddaughter Bertha G. Baars (7y, b Oregon)