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Reuben James Culp

Reuben James Culp
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Male 1887 - 1929  (41 years)Deceased

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  • Name Reuben James Culp  [1, 2
    Born 27 Oct 1887  White Cloud,Newaygo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Draft Registration 5 Sep 1917  Ionia,Ionia,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Rueben James Culp's WWI Draft Registration Card
    Rueben James Culp's WWI Draft Registration Card
    Occupation
    • Ice & Coal Deliveryman
    Residence 1929  Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 20 Apr 1929  Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cause: Fractured skull result of a train accident 
    • Died as a result of a skull fracture following accident at the Myrtle St. crossing. Struck by P.M.R.R train. His Ice Wagon truck was hit by the train.
    Reuben James Culp Death certificate.
    Reuben James Culp Death certificate.
    Cemetery 23 Apr 1929  Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Greenwood Cemetery 
    Buried 23 Apr 1929  Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Block S, Lot 287B, Space 8
    Headstones Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    Notes 
    • Killed in train wreck - Eloise Skelton ne. Culp 1995. [1]
    Person ID I48  Rgstrong Family genes. | Descendants of Joseph W. Trexell, 1844
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2013 

    Father AncestorsDavid Syrean Culp,   b. 15 Jul 1858, Croton,Newaygo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1925, Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother AncestorsAnna Jane "Annie" Trexell,   b. Jul 1870, Grant,Newaygo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1918, Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 12 Feb 1883  Grant,Newaygo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7641  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family AncestorsLettie Mae Kiper,   b. 31 Mar 1894, Nunica,Ottawa,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1989, Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 9 Aug 1910  Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • In 1920 Census they lived at 1921 Caroline Place, Grand Rapids, MI

      Reuben listed his mother's name as Anna Traxel [3]
    Residence 5 Jun 1917  Ionia,Ionia,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
    +1. Marion Arvilla Culp,   b. 14 Jan 1911, Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1979, Fort Myers,Lee,Florida,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [natural]
    +2. Elouise Ruth Culp,   b. 15 Feb 1913, Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 2007, Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)  [natural]
    Married3. Ruth Leona Culp,   b. 17 May 1915, Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1992, Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [natural]
    +4. Leon Ervin Culp,   b. 25 Aug 1917, Ionia,Ionia,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 2007, Battle Creek,Calhoun,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)  [natural]
    +5. Sgt. Roy David Culp,   b. 1 Dec 1919, Pewamo,Ionia,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 2007, ,,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [natural]
    +6. Joyce Elaine Culp,   b. 10 Apr 1928, Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 2016, Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 10 Apr 2012 
    Family ID F10  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map Click to display
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Oct 1887 - White Cloud,Newaygo,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Aug 1910 - Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Marion Arvilla Culp - 14 Jan 1911 - Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Elouise Ruth Culp - 15 Feb 1913 - Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Ruth Leona Culp - 17 May 1915 - Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 707 Harrison - 5 Jun 1917 - Ionia,Ionia,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Leon Ervin Culp - 25 Aug 1917 - Ionia,Ionia,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDraft Registration - 5 Sep 1917 - Ionia,Ionia,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sgt. Roy David Culp - 1 Dec 1919 - Pewamo,Ionia,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Joyce Elaine Culp - 10 Apr 1928 - Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 549 Lincoln N. W. - 1929 - Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Fractured skull result of a train accident - 20 Apr 1929 - Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCemetery - Greenwood Cemetery - 23 Apr 1929 - Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 23 Apr 1929 - Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Farm Town Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Photos
    Rueben James Culp
    Rueben James Culp

  • Sources 
    1. [S610] "Michigan Deaths 1897-1820" Michigan Deaths 1867-1897, Michigan. Seeking Michigan, (http://seekingmichigan.org :2008-2010.), "Death Records, 1897-1920." Certificate of Death, 14113829: Registerd No. 576, Reuben James Culp, accessed 8 Feb 2010. (Reliability: 3), 8 Feb 2010.

    2. [S728] "World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," [database on-line], Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 , Ancestry.com, ((www.ancestry.com : 2005)), accessed 5 Nov 2007), Rueben James Culp, card 2241, No. 94, signed 5 Jun, 1917; citing World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards; Registration Location: Ionia County, Michigan; Roll: 1675756; Draft Board: 0. (Reliability: 3), 5 Nov 2007.

    3. [S590] Michigan Marriages 1868-1925., Michigan., (database with images. LDS, Michigan Marriages 1868-1925. https://www.familysearch.org.), kent county marriage register record number 6212, 3: 71, Culp-Kiper, 1910; accessed 7 Feb 2009. (Reliability: 4), 7 Feb 2009.
      Groom's Mother's name Anna Traxel

    4. [S728] "World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," [database on-line], Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 , Ancestry.com, ((www.ancestry.com : 2005)), accessed 5 Nov 2007), Rueben James Culp, card 2241, No. 94, signed 5 Jun, 1917; citing World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards; Registration Location: Ionia County, Michigan; Roll: 1675756; Draft Board: 0. (Reliability: 3), 9 Mar 2012.