Amos Karns (1870-1943) is my grandfather and brother to Hiram Karns (1877-1946). Other brothers are William, John, Jonas and Charles; sisters are Lucy, Evelyn and Bertha. Hiram's father is David Karns (23 May 1816-17 June 1881). David's wife is Rebecca Smith (1844-1904). Hiram married Niota L. Ambrose (1877) in 1900 at Bath, Morgan, West Virginia which is not Berkeley Springs, WV; this is where i was born and raised. I was born in 1940.