MARRIAGE William Baars and Hester B. Byrns md 14 Nov 1895, Kankakee Co, Illinois
1900 IL CENSUS William Baar (b Dec 1874, Illinois, married 5y, occupation farmer) enumerated with wife Hester (b Mar 1877, Kansas, mother of 4 children) 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 William Baars (36y, b Illinois, married 15y, occupation laborer) enumerated with wife Hester (33y, b Kansas, mother of 5 children, 4 living at time of census) and 4 children, Mabel (12y, b Illinois), Grace (11y, b Illinois), Raymond (9y, b Illinois) and Harry (7y, b Illinois)
1920 OR CENSUS - William F. Baars, age 46, occupation farmer, b. Illinois, is enumerated with wife Hester B., age 42, b. Kansas, 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.
1940 OR CENSUS William Baars (66y, b Illinois, widowed) enumerated with 2 sons, Harry (36y, b Illinois, occupation card room attendant) and Dennis F. (29y, b Oregon, occupation laborer), Dennis’s wife Dolly (25y, b Oregon) and their 2 sons, Glen (5y, b Oregon) and Wayne (1y, b Oregon); family was living in same place in 1935