Martha Rupel

F, #3313, b. circa 1835
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
1st cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Granddaughter of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Martha Rupel was born circa 1835 at Indiana.1 She was the daughter of Samuel Rupel and Elinor Chord. Martha Rupel married Jacob Ulery on 16 November 1854.1
     Her married name was Ulery. Ruple Family in America, 1988, by Jack D. Ruple Sr., pg 146,150.

Citations

  1. [S29] Jim Coleman, "Jim Coleman FHL film 1673524, item 14", 1990 (Mishawaka, Indiana). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."

Martin Franklin Rupel

M, #3356, b. 30 November 1898, d. 24 July 1952
Last Edited=10 Nov 1997
Relationships
3rd cousin 1 time removed of Steven Harn Redman
2nd great-grandson of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Martin Franklin Rupel was born on 30 November 1898.1 He was the son of Charles Rupel and Clara Stickler. Martin Franklin Rupel married Laura N. Reum on 24 May 1934.1 Martin Franklin Rupel died on 24 July 1952 at age 53.1

Citations

  1. [S1331] Jack D. Ruple Sr., The Ruple Family in America and its Germanic heritage, pg 152, 153 (Little Rock, Arkansas: J.D. Ruple, c1988). Hereinafter cited as Ruple Family in America.

Mary Rupel

F, #3244, b. 17 September 1808, d. 30 April 1865
Last Edited=15 Jan 2005
Relationships
2nd great-grandaunt of Steven Harn Redman
Daughter of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Mary Rupel was born on 17 September 1808 at Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of Jacob Rupel and Ann Livengood. Mary Rupel married Thomas Longley on 17 July 1831 at Elkhart Co., Indiana.1 Mary Rupel died on 30 April 1865 at age 56.1 She was buried at Sumption Prairie Cemetery, Greene Twsp., St. Joseph Co., Indiana.1
     As of 17 July 1831,her married name was Longley. Ruple Family in America, 1988, by Jack D. Ruple Sr., pg 139,147.

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census1850Portage Twsp., St. Joseph Co., Indiana, page 40.

Children of Mary Rupel and Thomas Longley

Citations

  1. [S1303] John Coleman, "John Coleman records FHL film 1673524 item 14" (n/a). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."

Mary Rupel

F, #3473, b. circa January 1885
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Great-granddaughter of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Mary Rupel was born circa January 1885 at Indiana.1 She was the daughter of Andrew Rupel and Mara A. Hasbaugh.
     Her married name was Markley. Mary was married to a Mr. Markley.

Citations

  1. [S29] Jim Coleman, "Jim Coleman FHL film 1673524, item 14", 1990 (Mishawaka, Indiana). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."

Mary Rupel

F, #3766
Last Edited=29 May 1995
Relationships
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Grandniece of Jacob Rupel
     Mary Rupel was the daughter of Jacob Ruple and Leah Miller. Mary Rupel married Lewis Paul.
     Her married name was Paul. History of St. Joseph Co., Indiana, 1880, page 746.

Mary Ann Rupel

F, #3306, b. 10 November 1825
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
1st cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Granddaughter of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Mary Ann Rupel was born on 10 November 1825.1 She was the daughter of Peter Rupel and Christina (Nancy) Shumaker. Mary Ann Rupel married Fred Laing circa 1853.1
     Her married name was Laing. Mary and Fred had eight children. RUPLE FAMILY IN AMERICA pg 149 has Mary Ann died '9-20-1836',typo.

Citations

  1. [S1323] Jack D. Ruple Sr., The Ruple Family in America and its Germanic heritage, pg 146, 149 (Little Rock, Arkansas: J.D. Ruple, c1988). Hereinafter cited as Ruple Family in America.

Mary Ellen Rupel

F, #3323, b. circa 1852
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
1st cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Granddaughter of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Mary Ellen Rupel was born circa 1852 at Indiana.1 She was the daughter of David Rupel and Sarah Melling. Mary Ellen Rupel married Jonathan M. Cripe on 24 August 1876.1
     Her married name was Cripe. Ruple Family in America, 1988, by Jack D. Ruple Sr., pg 147,150.

Citations

  1. [S29] Jim Coleman, "Jim Coleman FHL film 1673524, item 14", 1990 (Mishawaka, Indiana). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."

Mell Rupel

M, #3330, b. 3 October 1857
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Great-grandson of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Mell Rupel was born on 3 October 1857.1 He married female (?) Mell Rupel was the son of Bazil Rupel and Sara Jane Brunson.
     Ruple Family in America, 1988, by Jack D. Ruple Sr., pg 149,153.

Citations

  1. [S1327] N/a, History of St Joseph Co , Indiana, 1880, pg 674 (Chicago, Illinois: C.C. Chapman & Company, 1880). Hereinafter cited as History of St. Joseph Co., Indiana.

N.I. Rupel

?, #3781, b. 15 October 1864
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Great-grandchild of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     N.I. Rupel was born on 15 October 1864.1 N.I. Rupel was the child of Bazil Rupel and Sara Jane Brunson.

Citations

  1. [S1327] N/a, History of St Joseph Co , Indiana, 1880, pg 674 (Chicago, Illinois: C.C. Chapman & Company, 1880). Hereinafter cited as History of St. Joseph Co., Indiana.

Nancy Rupel1

F, #3240, b. 14 June 1818, d. 9 May 1878
Last Edited=10 Nov 2006
Relationships
2nd great-grandaunt of Steven Harn Redman
Daughter of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Nancy Rupel was born on 14 June 1818 at Butler Co., Ohio.2 She was the daughter of Jacob Rupel and Ann Livengood. Nancy Rupel married Aaron Skinner on 17 October 1831 at Elkhart Co., Indiana.2 Nancy Rupel died on 9 May 1878 at Indiana at age 59.2
     Her married name was Skinner. Jack D. Ruple lists Nancy and Aaron having two children, unnamed. Jack Coleman states Aaron Skinner married twice.

Following in the microfilm of typescript submitted by Jim Coleman, to the Family History Library in Utah, FHL film 1673524, item 14:
Will of Aaron Skinner Probate 03Sep1878 in St. Joseph Co., IN, listed sons of Isaih, James, William, and daughters of Luncinda, Martha Jane, and Elizabeth.

Citations

  1. [S1307] Jack D. Ruple Sr., The Ruple Family in America and its Germanic heritage, pg 139, 147 (Little Rock, Arkansas: J.D. Ruple, c1988). Hereinafter cited as Ruple Family in America.
  2. [S1303] John Coleman, "John Coleman records FHL film 1673524 item 14" (n/a). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."

Nancy Rupel

F, #3283
Last Edited=24 Apr 1995
Relationships
1st cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Granddaughter of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Nancy Rupel was the daughter of John Rupel and Susannah Bowman.
     Ruple Family in America, 1988, by Jack D. Ruple Sr., pg 144,148.

Nancy Rupel

F, #3412
Last Edited=12 Jul 2001
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Great-granddaughter of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Nancy Rupel was born at Indiana.1 She married James Melling. Nancy Rupel was the daughter of Jacob P. Rupel and Ann Maria Stover.
     Her married name was Melling. Nancy and James had two children, John and William.

Citations

  1. [S29] Jim Coleman, "Jim Coleman FHL film 1673524, item 14", 1990 (Mishawaka, Indiana). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."

Nancy Rupel

F, #3765
Last Edited=29 May 1995
Relationships
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Grandniece of Jacob Rupel
     Nancy Rupel was the daughter of Jacob Ruple and Leah Miller. Nancy Rupel married Mark Smith.
     Her married name was Smith. History of St. Joseph Co., Indiana, 1880, page 746.

Nellie Pearl Rupel

F, #3353, b. 8 August 1868, d. 24 April 1925
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Great-granddaughter of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Nellie Pearl Rupel was born on 8 August 1868.1 She was the daughter of Franklin Rupel and Martha Jane Rockhill. Nellie Pearl Rupel married George Henry Walz, son of John Walz and Sophia Patrica Elenor Mainer, on 12 December 1894 at South Bend, St. Joseph Co., Indiana.2 Nellie Pearl Rupel died on 24 April 1925 at age 56.1
     Her married name was Walz.

Children of Nellie Pearl Rupel and George Henry Walz

Citations

  1. [S1332] Jack D. Ruple Sr., The Ruple Family in America and its Germanic heritage, pg 152 (Little Rock, Arkansas: J.D. Ruple, c1988). Hereinafter cited as Ruple Family in America.
  2. [S1333] Helen Marie Walz, Sketches of my kith and kin (Valparaiso?, Indiana: H.W. Maxwell, c1966). Hereinafter cited as Sketches of my kith and kin.

Odell Rupel

?, #3348
Last Edited=24 Apr 1995
Relationships
3rd cousin 1 time removed of Steven Harn Redman
2nd great-grandchild of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Odell Rupel was the child of Mell Rupel and female (?)
     Ruple Family in America, 1988, by Jack D. Ruple Sr., pg 153.

Odetta Rupel

?, #3410
Last Edited=12 Jul 2001
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Great-grandchild of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Odetta Rupel was born at Indiana.1 Odetta Rupel was the child of Jacob P. Rupel and Ann Maria Stover.

Citations

  1. [S29] Jim Coleman, "Jim Coleman FHL film 1673524, item 14", 1990 (Mishawaka, Indiana). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."

Osborn Dallas Rupel

M, #3286, b. 17 July 1844, d. 30 March 1931
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
1st cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Grandson of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Osborn Dallas Rupel was born on 17 July 1844 at Greene Twsp., St. Joseph Co., Indiana.1 He was the son of John Rupel and Susannah Bowman. Osborn Dallas Rupel married Josephine Adelaide Coquillard, daughter of Benedict Michael (Benjamin) Coquillard and Sophia Andre, on 15 December 1869.1 Osborn Dallas Rupel died on 30 March 1931 at South Bend, St. Joseph Co., Indiana, at age 86.2,3 He was buried at Sumption Prairie Cemetery, Greene Twsp., St. Joseph Co., Indiana.3
     Margaret Bullock listed Osborn's death at 30Mar1935.

Child of Osborn Dallas Rupel and Josephine Adelaide Coquillard

Citations

  1. [S1317] Jack D. Ruple Sr., The Ruple Family in America and its Germanic heritage, pg 144, 149 (Little Rock, Arkansas: J.D. Ruple, c1988). Hereinafter cited as Ruple Family in America.
  2. [S1309] Margaret Elizabeth (Rupel) Bullock, "Pedigree Charts by Margaret E Bullock, FHL film 1673340, item 7" (unknown compiler address). Hereinafter cited as "Pedigree Charts by Margaret E. Bullock."
  3. [S29] Jim Coleman, "Jim Coleman FHL film 1673524, item 14", 1990 (Mishawaka, Indiana). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."

Oscar W. Rupel

M, #3376, b. 25 June 1862, d. 30 May 1937
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Great-grandson of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Oscar W. Rupel was born on 25 June 1862 at Centre Twsp., St. Joseph Co., Indiana.1 He married Arvilla (?) Oscar W. Rupel was the son of Hiram Rupel and Laura Treadwell. Oscar W. Rupel died on 30 May 1937 at age 74.1 He was buried at Sumption Prairie Cemetery, Greene Twsp., St. Joseph Co., Indiana.1
     Ruple Family in America, 1988, by Jack D. Ruple Sr., pg 149. Had two sons, Hiram of Greene Twsp., and Delmos of South Bend. Had 2 daughters, Dorothy Maragon & Lura Dell Rupel of Greene Twsp.

Citations

  1. [S29] Jim Coleman, "Jim Coleman FHL film 1673524, item 14", 1990 (Mishawaka, Indiana). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."

Owen Rupel

M, #3396
Last Edited=12 Jul 2001
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Great-grandson of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Owen Rupel was born at Indiana.1 He was the son of Jacob P. Rupel and Ann Maria Stover.
     Ruple Family in America, 1988, by Jack D. Ruple Sr., pg 148.

Citations

  1. [S29] Jim Coleman, "Jim Coleman FHL film 1673524, item 14", 1990 (Mishawaka, Indiana). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."

Pearl Rupel

F, #3362, b. 6 October 1896
Last Edited=10 Nov 1997
Relationships
3rd cousin 1 time removed of Steven Harn Redman
2nd great-granddaughter of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Pearl Rupel was born on 6 October 1896.1 She was the daughter of Ernest Burr Rupel and Hallie Smith. Pearl Rupel married Kingsley Abernathy on 10 June 1919.1
     Her married name was Abernathy. Pearl and Kingsley had two children.

Citations

  1. [S1331] Jack D. Ruple Sr., The Ruple Family in America and its Germanic heritage, pg 152, 153 (Little Rock, Arkansas: J.D. Ruple, c1988). Hereinafter cited as Ruple Family in America.

Peter Rupel

M, #3237, b. 20 April 1801, d. 6 September 1839
Last Edited=10 Nov 2006
Relationships
2nd great-granduncle of Steven Harn Redman
Son of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Peter Rupel was born on 20 April 1801 at Somerset Co., Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Jacob Rupel and Ann Livengood. Peter Rupel married Christina (Nancy) Shumaker circa 1823.1 Peter Rupel died on 6 September 1839 at age 38.1 He was buried at Centre Twsp., St. Joseph Co., Indiana.1
     John Coleman records FHL film 1673524 item 14.

Following from 'Rupel Cemetery abstracts, Centre Township, St. Joseph County, Indiana, 1765-1847, record of deceased adult males.' FHL film 1673046, item 31:
Rupel Private Cemetery in Centre Township, Keria Trail, St. Joseph Co., IN.
RUPEL, PETER born 1801, died 8-6-1839, grave no. 2.

Children of Peter Rupel and Christina (Nancy) Shumaker

Citations

  1. [S1305] Jack D. Ruple Sr., The Ruple Family in America and its Germanic heritage, pg 145, 146 (Little Rock, Arkansas: J.D. Ruple, c1988). Hereinafter cited as Ruple Family in America.

Phoebe Rupel

F, #3312, b. 9 October 1839, d. 12 December 1916
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
1st cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Granddaughter of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Phoebe Rupel was born on 9 October 1839 at Indiana.1,2 She was the daughter of Peter Rupel and Christina (Nancy) Shumaker. Phoebe Rupel married Andrew Yoder circa 1867.2 Phoebe Rupel died on 12 December 1916 at age 77.2 She was buried at Bowman Cemetery, Portage Twsp., St. Joseph Co., Indiana.1
     Her married name was Yoder. Phoebe and Andrew had two children, Beryl and Clyde. Also had 4 step-children, Joseph, William, Marilda, Ella.

Citations

  1. [S29] Jim Coleman, "Jim Coleman FHL film 1673524, item 14", 1990 (Mishawaka, Indiana). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."
  2. [S1326] Jack D. Ruple Sr., The Ruple Family in America and its Germanic heritage, pg 150 (Little Rock, Arkansas: J.D. Ruple, c1988). Hereinafter cited as Ruple Family in America.

Ralph Rupel

M, #3361, b. circa 1894, d. circa 1895
Last Edited=10 Nov 1997
Relationships
3rd cousin 1 time removed of Steven Harn Redman
2nd great-grandson of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Ralph Rupel was born circa 1894.1 He was the son of Ernest Burr Rupel and Hallie Smith. Ralph Rupel died circa 1895.1

Citations

  1. [S1331] Jack D. Ruple Sr., The Ruple Family in America and its Germanic heritage, pg 152, 153 (Little Rock, Arkansas: J.D. Ruple, c1988). Hereinafter cited as Ruple Family in America.

Ray Rupel

M, #3347
Last Edited=24 Apr 1995
Relationships
3rd cousin 1 time removed of Steven Harn Redman
2nd great-grandson of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Ray Rupel was the son of Mell Rupel and female (?)
     Ruple Family in America, 1988, by Jack D. Ruple Sr., pg 153.

Robert Rupel

M, #3411, b. circa 1853
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Great-grandson of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Robert Rupel was born circa 1853 at Indiana.1 He was the son of Jacob P. Rupel and Ann Maria Stover. Robert Rupel married Anna D. White circa 1882.1

Citations

  1. [S29] Jim Coleman, "Jim Coleman FHL film 1673524, item 14", 1990 (Mishawaka, Indiana). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."

Rul Rupel

?, #3350
Last Edited=24 Apr 1995
Relationships
3rd cousin 1 time removed of Steven Harn Redman
2nd great-grandchild of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Rul Rupel was the child of Mell Rupel and female (?)
     Ruple Family in America, 1988, by Jack D. Ruple Sr., pg 153.

Samuel Rupel

M, #3238, b. circa 1805
Last Edited=13 Nov 2005
Relationships
2nd great-granduncle of Steven Harn Redman
Son of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Samuel Rupel was born circa 1805 at Pennsylvania.1,2 He was the son of Jacob Rupel and Ann Livengood. Samuel Rupel married Elinor Chord on 28 November 1833.1
     Samuel Rupel married Eleanor Chord in St. Joseph Co., Indiana on 27 Nov 1833, according to the Indiana State Library Genealogy Database (marriages through 1850), located at http://199.8.200.229/db/Marriages_results.asp.

Children of Samuel Rupel and Elinor Chord

Citations

  1. [S1303] John Coleman, "John Coleman records FHL film 1673524 item 14" (n/a). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."
  2. [S1306] Jack D. Ruple Sr., The Ruple Family in America and its Germanic heritage, pg 146, 150 (Little Rock, Arkansas: J.D. Ruple, c1988). Hereinafter cited as Ruple Family in America.

Sarah Rupel

F, #3229, b. circa 1831, d. 26 March 1856
Last Edited=3 Feb 2005
Relationships
Great-grandaunt of Steven Harn Redman
Granddaughter of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Sarah Rupel was born circa 1831 at Indiana.1 She was the daughter of Jacob Rupel and Catherine Griffith. Sarah Rupel married Isaiah Rush on 1 January 1852 at Elkhart Co., Indiana.1 Sarah Rupel died on 26 March 1856 at Elkhart Co., Indiana.1 She was buried at Oakland Cemetery, Elkhart Co., Indiana.1
     Her married name was Rush.

Census

CensusDatePlace
CensusJuly 1850Baugo Twsp., Elkhart Co., Indiana, Sarah Rupel listed as 19 years old, born in Indiana

Children of Sarah Rupel and Isaiah Rush

Citations

  1. [S29] Jim Coleman, "Jim Coleman FHL film 1673524, item 14", 1990 (Mishawaka, Indiana). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."

Sarah Rupel

F, #3315, b. circa 1837
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
1st cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Granddaughter of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Sarah Rupel was born circa 1837 at Indiana.1 She was the daughter of Samuel Rupel and Elinor Chord.
     Ruple Family in America, 1988, by Jack D. Ruple Sr., pg 146,150.

Citations

  1. [S29] Jim Coleman, "Jim Coleman FHL film 1673524, item 14", 1990 (Mishawaka, Indiana). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."

Sarah Rupel

F, #3470, b. circa August 1869
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Great-granddaughter of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Sarah Rupel was born circa August 1869 at Indiana.1 She was the daughter of Andrew Rupel and Mara A. Hasbaugh.

Citations

  1. [S29] Jim Coleman, "Jim Coleman FHL film 1673524, item 14", 1990 (Mishawaka, Indiana). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."

Sarah Rupel

F, #3764
Last Edited=4 Mar 2014
Relationships
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Grandniece of Jacob Rupel
     Sarah Rupel was the daughter of Jacob Ruple and Leah Miller. Sarah Rupel married Benjamin C. Ross on 20 October 1850 at St. Joseph Co., Indiana.1
     Her married name was Ross. History of St. Joseph Co., Indiana, 1880, page 746.

Citations

  1. [S2252] Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941: Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941

    Name: Sarah Rupel
    Spouse Name: Benjamin C. Ross
    Marriage Date: 20 Oct 1850
    Marriage County: St. Joseph

    Source Citation: ; Book: Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT; Page: 1503389.
    Source Information:
    Ancestry.com. Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 (database on-line). Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
    Original data:
    •Works Progress Administration, comp. Index to Marriage Records Indiana: Indiana Works Progress Administration, 1938-1940.
    •Jordan Dodd, Liahona Research, comp. Electronic transcription of marriage records held by the individual counties in Indiana. Many of these records are on microfilm at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.
    , http://www.ancestry.com, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941.

Susanna Rupel

F, #3767
Last Edited=29 May 1995
Relationships
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Grandniece of Jacob Rupel
     Susanna Rupel was the daughter of Jacob Ruple and Leah Miller. Susanna Rupel married C.W.N. Stephens.
     Her married name was Stephens. History of St. Joseph Co., Indiana, 1880, page 746.

Theron Rupel

?, #3349
Last Edited=24 Apr 1995
Relationships
3rd cousin 1 time removed of Steven Harn Redman
2nd great-grandchild of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Theron Rupel was the child of Mell Rupel and female (?)
     Ruple Family in America, 1988, by Jack D. Ruple Sr., pg 153.

Tilman H. Rupel

M, #3285
Last Edited=12 Dec 1997
Relationships
1st cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Grandson of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Tilman H. Rupel was the son of John Rupel and Susannah Bowman.
     Ruple Family in America, 1988, by Jack D. Ruple Sr., pg 144,148. Tyra and Tilman were twins.

Tyra B. Rupel

M, #3284, b. circa 1842, d. circa 1861
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
1st cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Grandson of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Tyra B. Rupel was born circa 1842 at Indiana.1 He was the son of John Rupel and Susannah Bowman. Tyra B. Rupel died circa 1861.1 He was buried at Sumption Prairie Cemetery, Greene Twsp., St. Joseph Co., Indiana.1
     Ruple Family in America, 1988, by Jack D. Ruple Sr., pg 144,148. Tyra and Tilman were twins.

Citations

  1. [S29] Jim Coleman, "Jim Coleman FHL film 1673524, item 14", 1990 (Mishawaka, Indiana). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."

unknown Rupel

?, #3769, d. before 1880
Last Edited=24 Aug 1997
Relationships
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Grandniece/nephew of Jacob Rupel
     Unknown Rupel was the child of Jacob Ruple and Leah Miller. Unknown Rupel died before 1880.1

Citations

  1. [S1336] N/a, History of St Joseph Co , Indiana, 1880, page 746 (Chicago, Illinois: C.C. Chapman & Company, 1880). Hereinafter cited as History of St. Joseph Co., Indiana.

Ward Rupel

M, #3436, b. 12 November 1888, d. 8 December 1914
Last Edited=23 Aug 1997
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Great-grandson of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     Ward Rupel was born on 12 November 1888 at Indiana.1 He was the son of Isaac Rupel and Susan Fisher. Ward Rupel died on 8 December 1914 at Centre Twsp., St. Joseph Co., Indiana, at age 26.1

Citations

  1. [S29] Jim Coleman, "Jim Coleman FHL film 1673524, item 14", 1990 (Mishawaka, Indiana). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."

William Rupel

M, #3314, b. circa 1836
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
1st cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Grandson of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Descendant Chart for Jacob Rupel
     William Rupel was born circa 1836 at Indiana.1 He was the son of Samuel Rupel and Elinor Chord. William Rupel married Clotilda Meyer.
     Ruple Family in America, 1988, by Jack D. Ruple Sr., pg 146,150.

Citations

  1. [S29] Jim Coleman, "Jim Coleman FHL film 1673524, item 14", 1990 (Mishawaka, Indiana). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."

Jacob Ruple (Rupel)

M, #3245, b. circa 1735, d. circa June 1797
Last Edited=10 Nov 2006
     Jacob Ruple (Rupel) was born circa 1735 at Germany/Switzerland.1,2 He married Margaret (?) Jacob Ruple (Rupel) died circa June 1797 at Somerset Co., Pennsylvania.1,2
     John Coleman records FHL film 1673524 item 14.

In the book, THE RUPLE FAMILY IN AMERICA AND ITS GERMANIC HERITAGE, by Jack Damon Ruple, Sr., page 133-134. Jack D. Ruple Sr. states that "The records of the Historical and Genealogical Society of Somerset County contain a signed copy of a Jacob Ruple's will..."
Following is the complete text of that will:
"In the Name of God Amen. I Jacob Ruple of Turkeyfoot Township in the state of Pennsylvania farmer being in perfect state of health of body, and of perfect mind and memory thanks to be given to God calling into Mind the mortality of my body and knowing that it is appointed for all men once to die, do make and ordain this my last Will and Testament that is to say principally and first of all, I give and recommend my Soul into the hand of Almighty God that gave it, and my body I recommend to the earth to be buried in a decent christian manner, at the discretion of my Exeutrix, Margaret Ruple, nothing doubting but in the general Resurrection I shal receive the same again by the Almighty power of God - and as Touching such Worldly Estate wherewith it has pleased God to bless me with in this life, I give devise and dispose of the same in the manner and form following - First I give and bequeath to Margaret Ruple, My Dearly Beloved Wife all My Landed property that I am at this time possessed of - with all stock and movable affects During the Term of her Natural Life, and as I considered my son Jacob to have had a sufficiency by the Land I gave him on the Negro Mountain for his share, I therefore give and Bequeath My afforesaid Tract of Land I now live on after the decease of his mother Margaret Ruple to my son John Ruple and his heirs, and should the said John die without Heirs, and should the said Estate shall be divided among my five children, Martin, Peggy, Nancy, Betsy, and Barbary, and the said Heir is to pay my daughter Barbary the sum of Fifty pounds in Spanish Milled Dollars at seven shillings and six pen each, in 12 months after the decease of her mother Margaret Ruple. I also give and bequeath to my daughter Nancy the remaining half tract of land that I sold to George Barnet, I also give and Bequeath to my son, John, the Horse I got of Mr. Ellis immedialy after my decrease, and I also give and bequeath to my son Martin the yearling Mare - I also give and bequeath to my daughter Nancy and Barbary each of them a horse, cow, and sheep. Exclusive of an equal divison of the remaining movables, I give and bequeath my sugar camp place for the life of the heirs of my Landed property I now live on, I also give and bequeath to the Heirs of my landed estate the wagon and wind Mill. And do hereby utterly disallow revoke and disanul all and every other testaments Wills, Legacies and Bequeaths in any ways made by me Excepting what I gave to my son Jacob Ruple, and confirming this and no other to be my Last Will and Testament, In Witness Whereof, I have hereunto set my Hand and Seal this Sixteenth Day of July, 1795. /s/ "

Jack Damon Ruple Sr. continues on page 134 of his book, that "The August, 1974, issue of the "Laurel Messenger" of Somerset County reported the following:
Estate No. 3 of 1797 - Jacob Ruple - Turkeyfoot Twp. -
Will dated July 3, 1795. Probated June 19, 1797. Wife - Margaret. Children: Jacob, John, Martin, Peggy, Nancy, Betsy, Barbara.

Children of Jacob Ruple (Rupel) and Margaret (?)

Citations

  1. [S1309] Margaret Elizabeth (Rupel) Bullock, "Pedigree Charts by Margaret E Bullock, FHL film 1673340, item 7" (unknown compiler address). Hereinafter cited as "Pedigree Charts by Margaret E. Bullock."
  2. [S1308] Jack D. Ruple Sr., The Ruple Family in America and its Germanic heritage, pg 132-138 (Little Rock, Arkansas: J.D. Ruple, c1988). Hereinafter cited as Ruple Family in America.

Rachel Ruple (Rupel)

F, #9, b. 1 May 1836, d. 9 January 1906
Last Edited=17 Feb 2017
Rachel Harn taken in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Rachel Harn Memorial Card in 1906
Rachel Harn latter in life
Rachel Harn gravestone after death in 1906
Photograph by Steve Redman
     Rachel Ruple (Rupel) was born on 1 May 1836 at South Bend, St. Joseph Co., Indiana. She was the daughter of Jacob Rupel and Catherine Griffith. Rachel Ruple (Rupel) married Calvin Davis Harn, son of Elisha Lemuel Harn and Keziah Griswell, on 25 October 1856 at Niles, Berrien Co., Michigan.1,2 Rachel Ruple (Rupel) and Calvin Davis Harn were divorced on 25 May 1887 at Portland, Multnomah Co., Oregon.3 Rachel Harn died on 9 January 1906 at Shieldsville, Rice Co., Minnesota, at age 69.4,5 She was buried circa 1906 at Oak Ridge Cemetery, Faribault, Rice Co., Minnesota; Find A Grave Memorial# 84233218.
     Her married name was Harn. Rachel Ruple (Rupel) was a Keeping-house. The 1900 Census has Rachel born Mar 1836, and married 44-years. Death Record lists name as "Rachel Ruple Harn", divorced. The cause of death was Neuralgia of Heart. In Harn Family Bible, Rachel's lastname listed as Rupel. Grave lists Rachel Rupel Harn 1836-1906. Death Record has parents as Jacob Ruple and C. Griffith of PA.

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census28 July 1870Faribault, Rice Co., Minnesota, page 519.
CensusJuly 1850Baugo Twsp., Elkhart Co., Indiana, Rachel Rupel listed as 14 years old, born in Indiana
Census1 May 1875Faribault, Rice Co., Minnesota, pg. 225
Census4 June 1880Shieldsville, Rice Co., Minnesota6
Census1885Shieldsville, Rice Co., Minnesota
CensusJune 1900Shieldsville Twsp., Rice Co., Minnesota, E.D. 161, sheet 7.

Children of Rachel Ruple (Rupel) and Calvin Davis Harn

Citations

  1. [S8] Ellen Dorcas Harn, "E.B. Harn Sheets, FHL film 1036595, # 140,144,145", Feb 1977 (18921 Knapp St., Northridge, CA 91324). Hereinafter cited as "E.B. Harn Family Group Sheets."
  2. [S2390] Berrien Co., Michigan Marriages 1822-1940: Ancestry.com. Michigan, County Marriages, 1822-1940 (database on-line). Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.
    Original data: Marriage Records. Michigan Marriages. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, UT., unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as Berrien Co., Michigan Marriages.
  3. [S1645] Brief Mention, The Morning Oregonian, Oregon, 26 May 1887, 8. Hereinafter cited as The Morning Oregonian.
  4. [S10] Rachel Ruple (Rupel) entry, SOURCE: Death records, Rice Co , MN, Book A, pg 271, line 2, Rice County Courthouse, Faribault, Rice Co., Minnesota.
  5. [S1667] Rachel Ruple (Rupel), death 1906-MN-48-509, unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as Death Cert Rachel Harn.
  6. [S2340] Harn, 07 jun 1880 census, unknown repository address, www.ancestry.com, unknown repository Family History Film: 1254632; Page: 289B; Enumeration District: 137; Image: 0221, 1880 United States Federal Census
    Name: Rachael Harn
    Age: 44
    Birth Year: abt 1836
    Birthplace: Indiana
    Home in 1880: Shieldsville, Rice, Minnesota
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Relation to Head of House: Wife
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: D. Cofrin Harn
    Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
    Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    D. Cofrin Harn 49
    Rachael Harn 44
    C. Orear Harn 21
    E. Herbert Harn 20
    G. Jessie Harn 16
    C. Mary Harn 14
    K. Annie Harn 11
    H. Maggie Harn 9
    Harry Harn 5

    Source Citation
    Year: 1880; Census Place: Shieldsville, Rice, Minnesota; Roll: 632; Family History Film: 1254632; Page: 289B; Enumeration District: 137; Image: 0221
    Source Information
    Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census (database on-line). Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.

    Original data: Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. (NARA microfilm publication T9, 1,454 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C.