Census records indicate three children: Ada, Lucy and Geneva. Family remembers that Ada (born 1895) talked about her step mother a lot. Was Ada adopted as she always said her last name was Kennedy? CW (born July 1855, Barry County, MO) was first married to Grace Gunter. He had three children with Grace. He then married Sarah E Baldridge (born 1878). Was Sarah the step mother that Ada referred to? Was there another spouse before Sarah? If so, what was CW's relationship to Ada if Kennedy was her last name before becoming a Fair? Ada was my grandmother. She was married to Harry W Van Dorien, my grandfather.