James Wesley "Jimmy" Epperly1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. February 20, 1944, d. March 19, 2019
FatherPaul Wesley Epperly7,1,2,4 b. April 23, 1916, d. December 31, 1988
MotherNena Henrietta Argabright7,1,2,4 b. December 4, 1919, d. April 7, 2004
     James Wesley "Jimmy" Epperly married Linda Holbrook.2 James Wesley "Jimmy" Epperly was born on February 20, 1944 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3,5 He married Cynthia Sue Vaden on July 17, 1962 at Sparta, Alleghany Co., North Carolina.1,5,6 James Wesley "Jimmy" Epperly and Cynthia Sue Vaden were divorced on September 23, 1982 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,5 James Wesley "Jimmy" Epperly married Lora Jean Dalton on May 20, 1988 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,4 James Wesley "Jimmy" Epperly and Lora Jean Dalton were divorced on October 29, 1997 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.5 James Wesley "Jimmy" Epperly married Lisa Eve Kark on August 12, 2003 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4 James Wesley "Jimmy" Epperly died on March 19, 2019 at Virginia at age 75.2 He James (Jimmy) Wesley Epperly passed away on Tuesday, March 19, 2019. He served on the Christiansburg Fire Department for 54 years of which 38 years were as Fire Chief. Jimmy had many accomplishments, of which he was very proud. After joining the Christiansburg Fire Department, he rose through the ranks as Firefighter, Engineer & Training Officer, Lieutenant and Captain. He was elected as Chief in 1971 & held that position until his retirement in 2009. He was hired by the Town of Christiansburg in 1988 to be the first paid career Chief. He was the longest seated chief in the history of the department to date (youngest chief in their history) He was President of the Virginia State Fire Chiefs Association 1998-99; appointed to the Virginia Fire Service Board by Governor Charles Robb in 1985; President in 1974-75 and Life member 1990 of the Southwest Virginia Firefighters Association; Charter member of the Virginia Fire Services Council; Chairman of the Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Commission 2005-10; Life member of the Christiansburg Rescue Squad; he also received a letter from President Richard M. Nixon in 1972 for his dedication to fire prevention. He served as Vice President, President and Owner of Epperly Pontiac-GMC Trucks until 1988 when he became fulltime Fire Chief. He was a Long-standing member of the Christiansburg Hunt Club, and Past President. He was preceded in death by parents, Paul Wesley and Nena Argabright Epperly. Jimmy is survived by his loving wife, Linda Holbrook Epperly; five children, Jennifer Epperly McDonald (Tom), Paula Epperly Walker, J. Wesley Epperly II (Sanequa), Katlyn Epperly Garner (Jeramie) and Christopher "Cade" Kark; Brother, Larry Alton Epperly. Step-children, Marla Mundy (Jamie) and Mike Mundy (Abby); special cousin Eugene Argabaright (Rene). Grand-children, Mitchell Myers, Erin Myers, Brayden Epperly, Kylee Epperly, Elizabeth Walker, Anna Leigh Walker, Owen Ward, and Oliver Garner. Step Grand-Children, Jordan McDonald, Maddie McDonald, Cody Doyon, Morgan, Logan, Jaxon, Kendyl, and Knox Mundy; as well as fellow firefighters and families of Christiansburg Fire and Rescue Departments, members and families of Christiansburg Hunt Club and Montgomery Game and Fish Club. Visitation from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 to 6 p.m. Friday March 22, 2019 at Horne Funeral Home in Christiansburg. Funeral services are at 1 p.m. Saturday March 23, 2019 at St. Paul United Methodist Church, Christiansburg. on March 21, 2019.2

Family 1

Linda Holbrook
Marriage*He married Linda Holbrook.2 

Family 2

Cynthia Sue Vaden
Marriage*James Wesley "Jimmy" Epperly married Cynthia Sue Vaden on July 17, 1962 at Sparta, Alleghany Co., North Carolina.1,5,6 
Divorce* James Wesley "Jimmy" Epperly and Cynthia Sue Vaden were divorced on September 23, 1982 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,5 
Children
  • Jennifer Vaden Epperly1,8,2,4
  • Paula Elizabeth Epperly1,8,2
  • James Wesley Epperly II7,2

Family 3

Lora Jean Dalton
Marriage*James Wesley "Jimmy" Epperly married Lora Jean Dalton on May 20, 1988 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,4 
Divorce* James Wesley "Jimmy" Epperly and Lora Jean Dalton were divorced on October 29, 1997 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.5 
Child
  • Katlyn Ruth Epperly8,2

Family 4

Lisa Eve Kark
Marriage*James Wesley "Jimmy" Epperly married Lisa Eve Kark on August 12, 2003 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4 

Citations

  1. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the James Wesley Epperly obituary in the Mar 21, 2019 edition.
  3. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  4. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  5. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  6. [S5158] North Carolina State Archives, North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nena Argabright Epperly obituary in the Apr 9, 2004 edition.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Scicchitano-Epperly wedding announcement in the May 22, 1994 edition.

Michael Knopov1

M, d. circa 1920
FatherYitzchak Knoppow1 b. circa 1815, d. circa 1911
MotherHannah Unknown1
     Michael Knopov was born at Russia.1 He married Rachael Unknown.1 Michael Knopov died circa 1920 at Liverpool, England.1

Family

Rachael Unknown
Marriage*He married Rachael Unknown.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S560] Joan Glanz Rimmon, "Knoppow Family Researcher Joan Glanz Rimmon," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Aug 17, 2004.

Amy Virginia Akers1,2

F, b. May, 1872
FatherAnderson B. Akers1 b. circa 1831, d. March 10, 1894
MotherVirginia Ann Boothe1 b. circa 1837, d. July 3, 1881
     Amy Virginia Akers was born in May, 1872 at Alum Ridge, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1 She married William Epperly, son of William Epperly and Mary Ann Wimmer, on November 8, 1888 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 As of November 8, 1888,her married name was Epperly. As of November 15, 1909,her married name was Lane.4 Amy Virginia Akers married James C. Lane on November 15, 1909 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 211, District 69, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 13, District 103, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her son-in-law Luke Combs5

Family 1

William Epperly b. January, 1870, d. before 1909
Marriage*Amy Virginia Akers married William Epperly, son of William Epperly and Mary Ann Wimmer, on November 8, 1888 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Family 2

James C. Lane b. circa 1843
Marriage*Amy Virginia Akers married James C. Lane on November 15, 1909 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4 

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S293] Descendants of (Hans) Jacob (Eberle) Epperly, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/j/e/n/Charles-K-Jennings/
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  7. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Anderson B. Akers1,2

M, b. circa 1831, d. March 10, 1894
FatherBird Akers2
MotherElizabeth Saunders2
     Anderson B. Akers was born circa 1831 at Montgomery Co., Virginia. He married Virginia Ann Boothe, daughter of Riley Boothe and Malinda Lester, on October 4, 1853 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3 Anderson B. Akers died on March 10, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.

Census Records

1890Alum Ridge, Floyd Co., Virginia4

Family

Virginia Ann Boothe b. circa 1837, d. July 3, 1881
Marriage*Anderson B. Akers married Virginia Ann Boothe, daughter of Riley Boothe and Malinda Lester, on October 4, 1853 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1016] Essie Fae Lester and Jim Lester (e-mail address), "Lester Family History."
  3. [S2413] Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708660
  4. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Virginia Ann Boothe1

F, b. circa 1837, d. July 3, 1881
FatherRiley Boothe1,2 b. 1803, d. April 21, 1878
MotherMalinda Lester1,2 b. circa 1807, d. before 1900
     Virginia Ann Boothe was born circa 1837 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She married Anderson B. Akers, son of Bird Akers and Elizabeth Saunders, on October 4, 1853 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2 As of October 4, 1853,her married name was Akers. Virginia Ann Boothe died on July 3, 1881 at Floyd Co., Virginia; Died of consumption.2

Family

Anderson B. Akers b. circa 1831, d. March 10, 1894
Marriage*She married Anderson B. Akers, son of Bird Akers and Elizabeth Saunders, on October 4, 1853 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S1016] Essie Fae Lester and Jim Lester (e-mail address), "Lester Family History."
  2. [S2413] Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708660
  3. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Riley Boothe1,2

M, b. 1803, d. April 21, 1878
FatherAbijah Boothe2,3 b. 1771, d. 1841
MotherRhoda Ellen Howard2 b. 1767
     Riley Boothe was born in 1803 at Montgomery Co., Virginia. He married Malinda Lester, daughter of John Lester II and Mary Ann "Polly" Terry, on May 26, 1831 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 Riley Boothe died on April 21, 1878 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3

Family

Malinda Lester b. circa 1807, d. before 1900
Marriage*He married Malinda Lester, daughter of John Lester II and Mary Ann "Polly" Terry, on May 26, 1831 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1016] Essie Fae Lester and Jim Lester (e-mail address), "Lester Family History."
  3. [S2413] Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708660

Abijah Boothe1,2

M, b. 1771, d. 1841
     Abijah Boothe was born in 1771 at Rye, Westchester Co., New York. He married Rhoda Ellen Howard on December 29, 1789 at Montgomery Co., Virginia. Abijah Boothe died in 1841 at Jackson Co., Missouri.

Census Records

1820Blacksburg, Virginia1

Family

Rhoda Ellen Howard b. 1767
Marriage*Abijah Boothe married Rhoda Ellen Howard on December 29, 1789 at Montgomery Co., Virginia. 
Child

Citations

  1. [S409] National Archives and Records Administration, 1820 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1016] Essie Fae Lester and Jim Lester (e-mail address), "Lester Family History."
  3. [S2413] Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708660

Malinda Lester1,2

F, b. circa 1807, d. before 1900
FatherJohn Lester II2 b. March 7, 1776, d. September 21, 1851
MotherMary Ann "Polly" Terry2 b. February 3, 1781, d. February 14, 1862
     Malinda Lester was born circa 1807 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2 She married Riley Boothe, son of Abijah Boothe and Rhoda Ellen Howard, on May 26, 1831 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 As of May 26, 1831,her married name was Boothe. Malinda Lester died before 1900 at Floyd Co., Virginia.

Census Records

1890Alum Ridge, Floyd Co., Virginia3

Family

Riley Boothe b. 1803, d. April 21, 1878
Marriage*Malinda Lester married Riley Boothe, son of Abijah Boothe and Rhoda Ellen Howard, on May 26, 1831 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1016] Essie Fae Lester and Jim Lester (e-mail address), "Lester Family History."
  3. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S2413] Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708660

John Lester II1

M, b. March 7, 1776, d. September 21, 1851
FatherJohn Lester I1 b. January 11, 1751/52, d. January 29, 1825
MotherCatherine Plickenstalver1 b. 1759, d. September 15, 1833
     John Lester II was buried at Lester-Whitlock Cemetery, Simmons farm, Rt. 8 south, left on Rt. 810 for 1/2 mile, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1 He was born on March 7, 1776 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 He married Mary Ann "Polly" Terry on October 5, 1802 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3,1 John Lester II died on September 21, 1851 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 75.2,1

Census Records

1820Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia4

Family

Mary Ann "Polly" Terry b. February 3, 1781, d. February 14, 1862
Marriage*John Lester II married Mary Ann "Polly" Terry on October 5, 1802 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1016] Essie Fae Lester and Jim Lester (e-mail address), "Lester Family History."
  2. [S1002] Carlisle Fulcher (e-mail address, Lester-Whitlock Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S280] Anne Lowry Worrell, A Brief of Wills and Marriages in Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831.
  4. [S409] National Archives and Records Administration, 1820 United States Federal Census.

Ida Knoppow1

F, b. October 15, 1892, d. January 26, 1981
FatherOsher Zelig "Selig" Knoppow1,2 b. August 6, 1869, d. January 22, 1949
MotherSophia "Sophie" Salutushkin/Zolotushkin1,2 b. circa 1872, d. October 28, 1922
     Her Social Security Number was 386-16-8768.3 Ida Knoppow was born on October 15, 1892 at Pereyaslav, Ukraine.3 As of March 20, 1920,her married name was Levine.4 She married Moshe "Morris" Levine (Plewiner) on March 20, 1920 at Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan.5,4 Ida Knoppow died on January 26, 1981 at Oak Park, Oakland Co., Michigan, at age 88.6

Census Records

1910Dwelling 146, District 69, Ward 5, Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan2
1920Dwelling 76, District 165, Ward 5, Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan1
1930Dwelling 7, District 30, Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan7
1940Dwelling 228, District 84-367, Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan8

Family

Moshe "Morris" Levine (Plewiner) b. April 10, 1896, d. September 22, 1974
Marriage*Ida Knoppow married Moshe "Morris" Levine (Plewiner) on March 20, 1920 at Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan.5,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S6432] Toby Levine Family Tree, online https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/75318533/person/430075788016/facts
  5. [S560] Joan Glanz Rimmon, "Knoppow Family Researcher Joan Glanz Rimmon," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Aug 17, 2004.
  6. [S918] Michigan Department of Vital and Health Records, Michigan Death Index, 1971-1996.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S5262] Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics Michigan Department of Community Health, Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952.
  10. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Mary Ann "Polly" Terry1,2

F, b. February 3, 1781, d. February 14, 1862
     Mary Ann "Polly" Terry was buried at Lester-Whitlock Cemetery, Simmons farm, Rt. 8 south, left on Rt. 810 for 1/2 mile, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on February 3, 1781 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2 She married John Lester II, son of John Lester I and Catherine Plickenstalver, on October 5, 1802 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3,2 As of October 5, 1802,her married name was Lester. Mary Ann "Polly" Terry died on February 14, 1862 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 81.2

Family

John Lester II b. March 7, 1776, d. September 21, 1851
Marriage*She married John Lester II, son of John Lester I and Catherine Plickenstalver, on October 5, 1802 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1002] Carlisle Fulcher (e-mail address, Lester-Whitlock Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  2. [S1016] Essie Fae Lester and Jim Lester (e-mail address), "Lester Family History."
  3. [S280] Anne Lowry Worrell, A Brief of Wills and Marriages in Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831.

Blackburn Akers Jr.1,2,3

M, b. February, 1770, d. October 23, 1859
FatherBlackburn Akers Sr. b. circa 1730/31, d. 1796
     Blackburn Akers Jr. was buried at Pine Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Rt. 682, 0.6 miles north of Rt. 221, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 He was born in February, 1770 at Becking, Virginia.2 He married Susanna Scaggs on November 20, 1786 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 Blackburn Akers Jr. died on October 23, 1859 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 89.2

Census Records

1820Blacksburg, Virginia3

Family

Susanna Scaggs
Marriage*Blackburn Akers Jr. married Susanna Scaggs on November 20, 1786 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 
Child
  • Bird Akers

Citations

  1. [S280] Anne Lowry Worrell, A Brief of Wills and Marriages in Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831.
  2. [S291] Kendra Arthur, J. D. Howery, Donna J. Robertson, and family records Barb Reininger with additional annotation Arthur Unknown, Pine Creek Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S409] National Archives and Records Administration, 1820 United States Federal Census.

James C. Lane1

M, b. circa 1843
     James C. Lane was born circa 1843.1 He married Amy Virginia Akers, daughter of Anderson B. Akers and Virginia Ann Boothe, on November 15, 1909 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1

Family

Amy Virginia Akers b. May, 1872
Marriage*James C. Lane married Amy Virginia Akers, daughter of Anderson B. Akers and Virginia Ann Boothe, on November 15, 1909 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 

Cleffie Ola "Cliffie" Epperly1

F, b. June 30, 1893, d. March 6, 1945
FatherWilliam Epperly2,3,1,4 b. January, 1870, d. before 1909
MotherAmy Virginia Akers2,3,1 b. May, 1872
     Cleffie Ola "Cliffie" Epperly was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 She was born on June 30, 1893 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 As of May 14, 1911,her married name was Combs.4 She married Luke Harvey Combs on May 14, 1911 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4 Cleffie Ola "Cliffie" Epperly died on March 6, 1945 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 51.1

Census Records

1900Dwelling 211, District 69, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 13, District 103, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 394, District 10, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia6

Family

Luke Harvey Combs b. October 27, 1882, d. November 25, 1965
Marriage*Cleffie Ola "Cliffie" Epperly married Luke Harvey Combs on May 14, 1911 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  2. [S293] Descendants of (Hans) Jacob (Eberle) Epperly, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/j/e/n/Charles-K-Jennings/
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  8. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Moshe "Morris" Levine (Plewiner)1,2,3,4

M, b. April 10, 1896, d. September 22, 1974
     His Social Security Number was 380-14-0341.5 Moshe "Morris" Levine (Plewiner) was born on April 10, 1896 at Poland; The SSDI and the Michigan Death Index have a birth date of Nov 14, 1896.4,5,6 He married Ida Knoppow, daughter of Osher Zelig "Selig" Knoppow and Sophia "Sophie" Salutushkin/Zolotushkin, on March 20, 1920 at Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan.2,3 Moshe "Morris" Levine (Plewiner) died on September 22, 1974 at Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan, at age 78.6

Census Records

1930Dwelling 7, District 30, Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan1
1940Dwelling 228, District 84-367, Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan7

Occupation

1930Pawn shop owner1
1940Pawn shop propriator7

Family

Ida Knoppow b. October 15, 1892, d. January 26, 1981
Marriage*Moshe "Morris" Levine (Plewiner) married Ida Knoppow, daughter of Osher Zelig "Selig" Knoppow and Sophia "Sophie" Salutushkin/Zolotushkin, on March 20, 1920 at Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan.2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S560] Joan Glanz Rimmon, "Knoppow Family Researcher Joan Glanz Rimmon," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Aug 17, 2004.
  3. [S6432] Toby Levine Family Tree, online https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/75318533/person/430075788016/facts
  4. [S6433] Chicago, Illinois National Archives at Chicago, Michigan, Federal Naturalization Records, 1887-1931.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S918] Michigan Department of Vital and Health Records, Michigan Death Index, 1971-1996.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S5262] Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics Michigan Department of Community Health, Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952.
  9. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Clyde Hines Epperly1

M, b. August 11, 1900
FatherWilliam Epperly2 b. January, 1870, d. before 1909
MotherAmy Virginia Akers2 b. May, 1872
     Clyde Hines Epperly was born on August 11, 1900 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  2. [S293] Descendants of (Hans) Jacob (Eberle) Epperly, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/j/e/n/Charles-K-Jennings/

Walter Bernard Epperly Sr.1,2,3,4,5

M, b. June 10, 1902, d. September 24, 1967
FatherWilliam Epperly6,4,5 b. January, 1870, d. before 1909
MotherAmy Virginia Akers6,4,5 b. May, 1872
     His Social Security Number was 227-05-5520.7 Walter Bernard Epperly Sr. was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4 He was born on June 10, 1902 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,3 He married Helen Lorraine Helms circa 1922.2,4 Walter Bernard Epperly Sr. married Gladys Daisy Howell on November 6, 1965 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 Walter Bernard Epperly Sr. died on September 24, 1967 at Staunton, Augusta Co., Virginia, at age 65.7,4

Census Records

1920Dwelling 13, District 103, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of his brother-in-law Luke Combs1
1930Dwelling 394, District 10, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia2
1940Dwelling 250, District 81-20, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia8

Occupation

1930Truck driver2
1940Road project truck driver8

Family 1

Helen Lorraine Helms b. June 2, 1906, d. January 6, 1964
Marriage*Walter Bernard Epperly Sr. married Helen Lorraine Helms circa 1922.2,4 
Children

Family 2

Gladys Daisy Howell b. February 15, 1910, d. April 23, 1991
Marriage*Walter Bernard Epperly Sr. married Gladys Daisy Howell on November 6, 1965 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S3706] 1926–1975, RG 147. The National Archives at Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia Records of the Selective Service System, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  6. [S293] Descendants of (Hans) Jacob (Eberle) Epperly, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/j/e/n/Charles-K-Jennings/
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the James Edward Epperly obituary in the May 14, 1995 edition.

John William Epperly1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. June 16, 1905, d. May 2, 1965
FatherWilliam Epperly2,4,5 b. January, 1870, d. before 1909
MotherAmy Virginia Akers2,4,5 b. May, 1872
     John William Epperly was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4 His Social Security Number was 227-05-5577.7 He was born on June 16, 1905 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3,7,4,6 He married Mary Moneta Baker on August 30, 1926 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4,5 John William Epperly and Mary Moneta Baker were divorced before April 24, 1930.8 John William Epperly died on May 2, 1965 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 59.7,4

Census Records

1920Dwelling 13, District 103, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of his brother-in-law Luke Combs1
1940Dwelling 163, District 81-20, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia9

Occupation

1940Butcher9

Family

Mary Moneta Baker b. December 6, 1910, d. November 14, 2005
Marriage*John William Epperly married Mary Moneta Baker on August 30, 1926 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4,5 
Divorce* John William Epperly and Mary Moneta Baker were divorced before April 24, 1930.8 
Child

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S293] Descendants of (Hans) Jacob (Eberle) Epperly, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/j/e/n/Charles-K-Jennings/
  3. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  6. [S3706] 1926–1975, RG 147. The National Archives at Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia Records of the Selective Service System, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mary Moneta Baker Carroll obituary in the Nov 16, 2005 edition.
  11. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Luke Harvey Combs1,2,3,4

M, b. October 27, 1882, d. November 25, 1965
     Luke Harvey Combs was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4 He was born on October 27, 1882 at Carroll Co., Virginia.1,2,3,4 He married Cleffie Ola "Cliffie" Epperly, daughter of William Epperly and Amy Virginia Akers, on May 14, 1911 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.5 Luke Harvey Combs died on November 25, 1965 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 83.4

Census Records

1920Dwelling 13, District 103, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia6
1930Dwelling 394, District 10, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia7

Occupation

1920Dwelling 13, District 103, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia6
1930Farmer7

Family

Cleffie Ola "Cliffie" Epperly b. June 30, 1893, d. March 6, 1945
Marriage*Luke Harvey Combs married Cleffie Ola "Cliffie" Epperly, daughter of William Epperly and Amy Virginia Akers, on May 14, 1911 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  2. [S293] Descendants of (Hans) Jacob (Eberle) Epperly, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/j/e/n/Charles-K-Jennings/
  3. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  9. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

James William Combs1,2,3,4,5,6,7

M, b. June 10, 1913, d. June 17, 1973
FatherLuke Harvey Combs1,8,2,4,5,7 b. October 27, 1882, d. November 25, 1965
MotherCleffie Ola "Cliffie" Epperly1,8,2,4,5,7 b. June 30, 1893, d. March 6, 1945
     James William Combs was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 He was born on June 10, 1913 at Blacksburg, Virginia.4,5 He married Elizabeth Thettie Waldron on November 19, 1938 at Fort Lewis, Virginia.6,7 James William Combs died on June 17, 1973 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 60.5

Census Records

1920Dwelling 13, District 103, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia8
1930Dwelling 394, District 10, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia2
1940Dwelling 205, District 81-20, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia3

Occupation

1940Farm builder3

Family

Elizabeth Thettie Waldron b. October 30, 1918, d. March 31, 2002
Marriage*James William Combs married Elizabeth Thettie Waldron on November 19, 1938 at Fort Lewis, Virginia.6,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S293] Descendants of (Hans) Jacob (Eberle) Epperly, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/j/e/n/Charles-K-Jennings/
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Elizabeth Thettie Combs obituary in the Apr 2, 2002 edition.
  7. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.