Not to sure just how many of the Bolen researchers are left out there, I have a web site set up if you would like to go check it out, as to Kansas, my Uncle always went "Out West" to visit realitives, but out west where I never knew, I know of one great Unlce who move to KY, check this and see if any of this rings a bell. http://users.1st.net/garein/
now there is another one that is NOT mine, but from a distant cousin his is http://users.1st.net/bolen/
not to sure about the information on his site, but you can take a look, and if you send me your personal email address to mine I can send you an invitation of join (free) our Bolen Family Tree site. there is two of them but it is my invitation only. my personal email is email@example.com
talk to you later.