Jesse Randolph "John" KellemsRepublican
Born: September 16, 1892 in Junction City, Oregon
Married: Inez Marie Toledano (in 1929), Vera B. Edward
Child: Elyse Maria Kellems
Died: January 8, 1980 in Vancouver, Washington
1941-1943: Member, Joint Fact Finding Committee on Un-American Activities (California State Legislature)
- ON A MISSION FROM GOD: According to the The Encyclopedia of the Stone-Campbell Movement; "For twenty-five years as an evangelist, Kellems conducted some 300 campaigns... preached more than 14,000 sermons to approximately 5,375,000 people..."
Source: The Encyclopedia of the Stone-Campbell Movement by Douglas A. Foster, Paul M. Blowers, Anthony L. Dunnavant, and D. Newell Williams (2004; Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.)