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
     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
     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
     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."

Robert Alexis Rupel

M, #8381, b. 6 August 1908, d. 1 February 1974
Last Edited=3 Nov 2020
Relationships
3rd cousin 1 time removed of Steven Harn Redman
2nd great-grandson of Jacob Rupel
     Robert Alexis Rupel was born on 6 August 1908 at St. Joseph Co., Indiana. He was the son of Alexis Coquillard Rupel and Mary Elizabeth Drollinger. Robert Alexis Rupel died on 1 February 1974 at South Bend, St. Joseph Co., Indiana, at age 65. He was buried at Cedar Grove Cemetery, Notre Dame, St. Joseph Co., Indiana.1

Census

CensusDatePlace
CensusApril 1910Greene Twsp., St. Joseph Co., Indiana, Robert A. Rupel listed as 2 years old and born in Indiana
CensusJanuary 1920Greene Twsp., St. Joseph Co., Indiana, Robert A. Rupel listed as 11 years old and born in Indiana

Citations

  1. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Robert Alexis Rupel, Memorial ID 110238532,
    Birth: 5 August 1908
    Death: 1 February 1974
    Burial: Cedar Grove Cemetery, Notre Dame, St. Joseph County, Indiana
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed 02 November 2020), memorial page for Robert Alexis Rupel (5 Aug 1908–1 Feb 1974), Find a Grave Memorial no. 110238532, citing Cedar Grove Cemetery, Notre Dame, St. Joseph County, Indiana, USA; Maintained by jcrow (contributor 47605922).,.

Rose Marie Rupel

F, #8396
Last Edited=3 Nov 2020
Relationships
4th cousin of Steven Harn Redman
3rd great-granddaughter of Jacob Rupel
     Rose Marie Rupel was the daughter of Lawrence Quinby Rupel and female (?)

Rul Rupel

M, #3350
Last Edited=12 Feb 2021
Relationships
3rd cousin 1 time removed of Steven Harn Redman
2nd great-grandson of Jacob Rupel
     Rul Rupel was the son 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
     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=11 May 2020
Relationships
Great-grandaunt of Steven Harn Redman
Granddaughter of 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, son of Jesse Rush and Mary Sumption, 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
     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
     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.
    , Ancestry.com website, 1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah. 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.

Theodore Jerome Rupel

M, #8829, b. 19 November 1923, d. 11 January 2002
Last Edited=29 Jun 2021
Relationships
3rd cousin 1 time removed of Steven Harn Redman
2nd great-grandson of Jacob Rupel
     Theodore Jerome Rupel was born on 19 November 1923 at South Bend, St. Joseph Co., Indiana. He was the son of Alexis Coquillard Rupel and Mary Elizabeth Drollinger. Theodore Jerome Rupel died on 11 January 2002 at age 78.

Theron Rupel

M, #3349
Last Edited=12 Feb 2021
Relationships
3rd cousin 1 time removed of Steven Harn Redman
2nd great-grandson of Jacob Rupel
     Theron Rupel was the son 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
     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
     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=28 Dec 2018
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Great-grandson of 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 Epworth Hospital, 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
     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=16 Sep 2021
Relationships
4th great-grandfather of Steven Harn Redman
Father of Jacob Rupel
Charts
Linked Pedigree for Steven Harn Redman
     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.

Aaron Adson Ruple

M, #3257, b. 17 December 1825, d. 9 December 1901
Last Edited=20 Jan 2020
Relationships
1st cousin 4 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Nephew of Jacob Rupel
     Aaron Adson Ruple was born on 17 December 1825 at Somerset Co., Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of John Rupel and Elizabeth Bird (Byrd). Aaron Adson Ruple married Amanda Eugenia Hart, daughter of Joshua W. Hart. Aaron Adson Ruple died on 9 December 1901 at Ligonier, Noble Co., Indiana, at age 75.1 He was buried at Oak Park Cemetery, Ligonier, Noble Co., Indiana, Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 20 January 2020), memorial page for Aaron Adson Ruple (17 Dec 1825–9 Dec 1901), Find A Grave Memorial no. 156694201, citing Oak Park Cemetery, Ligonier, Noble County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Larry Smith (contributor 47057204) .1
     Ruple Family in America, 1988, by Jack D. Ruple Sr., pg 140,147. Aaron in Civil War as a Private, Co. C, 30th Regt Indiana Infty.

Children of Aaron Adson Ruple and Amanda Eugenia Hart

Citations

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

Abigal Ruple

F, #3665, b. circa 1842
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Grandniece of Jacob Rupel
     Abigal Ruple was born circa 1842 at Indiana.1 She was the daughter of Jacob Ruple and Abigail McLintick(). Abigal Ruple married Perry Sulsar on 6 October 1859.1
     Her married name was Sulsar.

Citations

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

Ada Ruple

F, #3685, b. circa January 1879
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Great-grandniece of Jacob Rupel
     Ada Ruple was born circa January 1879 at Indiana.1 She was the daughter of Allen Ruple and Orline Starner. Ada Ruple married William Mallon.
     Her married name was Mallon.

Citations

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

Ada M. Ruple

F, #3675, b. circa 1877
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Great-grandniece of Jacob Rupel
     Ada M. Ruple was born circa 1877 at Indiana.1 She was the daughter of William Ruple and Matilda Angle.

Citations

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

Alfred Ruple1

M, #3291, b. 16 December 1839
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Grandnephew of Jacob Rupel
     Alfred Ruple was born on 16 December 1839 at Indiana.2 He was the son of James Ruple and Sarah Wagner Wood. Alfred Ruple married Mary Ellen Dils on 29 June 1862 at St. Joseph Co., Indiana; In 1900, resided in St. Joseph Co., Michigan.
     Jim Coleman lists name as Alford, married to Mary E. DITTS. J-Coleman lists Alford's kids as Elmar,Melvin,Arthur,Ludely,Edney.

Children of Alfred Ruple and Mary Ellen Dils

Citations

  1. [S29] Jim Coleman, "Jim Coleman FHL film 1673524, item 14", 1990 (Mishawaka, Indiana). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."
  2. [S1310] Jack D. Ruple Sr., The Ruple Family in America and its Germanic heritage, pg 147, 150 (Little Rock, Arkansas: J.D. Ruple, c1988). Hereinafter cited as Ruple Family in America.

Alice Ruple

F, #3292, b. circa 1843
Last Edited=17 Jan 2012
Relationships
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Grandniece of Jacob Rupel
     Alice Ruple was born circa 1843 at Indiana.1 She was the daughter of James Ruple and Sarah Wagner Wood.
     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."

Alice Ruple

F, #3684, b. circa 1877
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Great-grandniece of Jacob Rupel
     Alice Ruple was born circa 1877 at Indiana.1 She was the daughter of Allen Ruple and Orline Starner. Alice Ruple married Jesse Shock.
     Her married name was Shock.

Citations

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

Allen Ruple

M, #3666, b. 16 October 1844, d. 1926
Last Edited=15 Dec 2020
Relationships
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Grandnephew of Jacob Rupel
     Allen Ruple was born on 16 October 1844 at Indiana.1 He was the son of Jacob Ruple and Abigail McLintick(). Allen Ruple married Orline Starner on 10 March 1870.1 Allen Ruple died in 1926.
     In Civil War, Co. B, Indiana Infantry.

Children of Allen Ruple and Orline Starner

Citations

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

Allen Ruple

M, #3673, b. circa 1867, d. 1950
Last Edited=15 Dec 2020
Relationships
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Great-grandnephew of Jacob Rupel
     Allen Ruple was born circa 1867 at Indiana.1 He was the son of William Ruple and Matilda Angle. Allen Ruple died in 1950 at Indiana.

Citations

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

Almira Ruple

F, #3517, b. circa 1843, d. 23 February 1856
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
Grandniece of Jacob Rupel
     Almira Ruple was born circa 1843 at Indiana.1 She was the daughter of Andrew Ruple and Sarah Jane Wilkins. Almira Ruple died on 23 February 1856.1

Citations

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