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Lorenzo Dow Stophlet

Lorenzo Dow Stophlet

Male 1898 - 1972  (74 years)

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  • Name Lorenzo Dow Stophlet 
    Born 8 Mar 1898  Marissa, St. Clair, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Oct 1972  Metropolis, Massac, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Massac Memorial Gardens, Metropolis, Massac, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I132519  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 21 Aug 2011 

    Father Charles Stophlet,   b. Sep 1871, , Massac, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1945, Denning Twp, Franklin, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Mother Helen Grace Leeper,   b. 27 Sep 1876, , Livingston, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1921, Unionville, Massac, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Married 11 Apr 1898  , Massac, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F52269  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dimple Mae Ross,   b. 28 May 1905, prob, , Johnson, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1984, Metropolis, Massac, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 12 Oct 1926  Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Thelma Marie Stophlet,   b. 20 Jul 1927, Hazel Park, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1997, Munster, Lake, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F52281  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Mar 1898 - Marissa, St. Clair, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Oct 1926 - Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Oct 1972 - Metropolis, Massac, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Massac Memorial Gardens, Metropolis, Massac, Illinois Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: "Descendants of David Stofflet," prepared by Pat Linton (undisclosed at example dot net) and submitted to the Whipple Website by Hugh Hudson, 14 May 2010. Cites/notes the following census information:
      • 1900 US Census, District 115, Marissa Village, Marissa Twp, St. Clair County, Illinois, page 49 (sheet 3B), dwelling 61, family 63, Park Avenue
        • Stophlet, Charles, head, b. Sep 1870, age 29, married 2 years, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. OH, Day Laborer, Rents-home
        • Stophlet, Grace, wife, b. Sep 1875, age 24, married 2 years, 1 child/1 still living, b. KY, parents b. KY
        • Stophlet, Lorenzo, son, b. Mar 1899, age 1, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. KY
      • 1910 US Census, Jackson Precinct, Massac County, Illinois, page 96 (sheet 5B), dwelling 103, family 104:
        • Stophlet, Charles, head, 38, married 1st 12 years, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. IN, farm laborer
        • Stophlet, Helen G., wife, 35, married 1st 12 years, 5 children, 4 still living, b. KY, father b. VA, mother b. KY
        • Stophlet, Lorenzo D., son, 11, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. KY
        • Stophlet, Thelma, dau, 8, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. KY
        • Stophlet, Blanche, dau, 5, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. KY
        • Stophlet, Alice A., dau, 2, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. KY
      • 1920 US Census, Jackson Precinct, Massac County, Illinois, page 61 (sheet 3B), dwelling 61, family 61, Unionville & Holcanda Road:
        • Stophlet, Charles, head, 49, b. IL, parents b. OH, Laborer-general
        • Stophlet, Hellen G., wife, 44, b. KY, parents b. KY
        • Stophlet, Lorenzo D., son, 20, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. KY, Miner-coal mine
        • Stophlet, Thelma, dau, 18, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. KY
        • Stophlet, Blanche, dau, 15, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. KY
        • Stophlet, Anna L., dau, 12, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. KY
        • Stophlet, Charls L. P., son, 9, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. KY
        • Stophlet, Catherine L., dau, 2 8/12, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. KY
      • 1930 US Census, Royal Oak Twp, Oakland County, Michigan, page 233 (sheet 21A), dwelling 463, family 498, 404 W. Bernhardt Street:
        • Stophlet, Lorenzo D., head, 31, married 1st at 27, b. IL, parents b. IL, Car checker-auto factory
        • Stophlet, Ethel M., wife, 24, married 1st at 20, b. IL, parents b. IL
        • Stophlet, Thelma M., dau, 2 8/12, b. MI, parents b. IL


      !SOURCE: Email from Hugh Hudson (undisclosed at example dot net) to Weldon Whipple, 28 May 2010. Cites/notes the following:
      • Lorenzo Dow Stophlet's death certificate shows his birth date on March 8, 1898 whereas his WWI draft registration shows his birth date on March 8, 1899.
      • 1900 Census dated June 4, 1900, Marissa, St. Clair County, Illinois
      • 1910 Census dated April 27, 1910, Jackson, Massac County, Illinois
      • 1920 Census dated January 8-9, 1920, Jackson, Massac County, Illinois


      !SOURCE: Email from Hugh Hudson (undisclosed at example dot net) to Weldon Whipple, 31 May 2010. Adds death date and place and burial place (citing death certificate and grave photo). "He lived at 214 West Fourth Street in Metropolis and worked as a police dispatcher at the time of his death at Massac Memorial Hospital."

      !SOURCE: Email from Hugh Hudson (undisclosed at example dot net) to Weldon Whipple, 23 Feb 2015: "I have a marriage license/certificate that shows Lorenzo Dow Stophlet and Dimple Mae Ross being married on 12 October 1926 in Kankankee [i.e. Kankakee], Kankankee [Kankakee], Illinois."


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