Samuel B. Roop

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     Samuel B. Roop was the son of Joel Roop and Julith (?) Occupation: Woodworker, Waynesboro, Franklin Co., PA. Samuel B. Roop married Ida P. Price, daughter of Abraham E. Price and Elizabeth Stover, on 24 December 1905.1

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 742.

Wesley Clayborn Roop1

M, b. 27 January 1854, d. 29 October 1923
     Wesley Clayborn Roop was born on 27 January 1854 at Virginia.1 He married Harriet Jane Simpkins on 7 November 1877 at Montgomery Co., VA.1 Wesley Clayborn Roop died on 29 October 1923 at Montgomery Co., VA, at age 69.

Child of Wesley Clayborn Roop and Harriet Jane Simpkins

Citations

  1. [S1352] 1900 Federal Census, Montgomery County, Virginia. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1718; FHL #1241718.

Karl Roos

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     Karl Roos died WW II.

William C. Roose

M, b. 1840, d. January 1920
     William C. Roose was born in 1840. He married Lula Roderick. William C. Roose died in January 1920. He was buried in 1920 at Fairview Cemetery, New Albany, Floyd Co., IN.

Child of William C. Roose and Lula Roderick

William H. Roose

M, b. 6 January 1878, d. 4 January 1949
     William H. Roose was born on 6 January 1878 at Harrison Co., IN. He was the son of William C. Roose and Lula Roderick. William H. Roose married Louetta Gibner, daughter of Jessie H. Gibner and Fannie C. Cunningham. William H. Roose died on 4 January 1949 at Louisville, Jefferson Co., KY, at age 70. He was buried in January 1949 at Resthaven Memorial Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson Co., KY.

Benjamin Root

M, b. 1814, d. 1887
     Benjamin Root married Elizabeth Frantz, daughter of John Frantz and Elizabeth Hershey. Benjamin Root was born in 1814. He died in 1887.

Daniel Root1

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Child of Daniel Root

Citations

  1. [S955] Richard R. Weber, Stoner Brethren, 113.

Edward Lyle Root

M, b. 15 April 1925, d. 28 September 1988
     Edward Lyle Root was born on 15 April 1925 at Owego, Tioga Co., NY. He began military service on 15 July 1943 WW II service, U.S. Army, released 3 JUL 1945. He married Mary E. Kennedy in 1950 at Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., PA. Edward Lyle Root died on 28 September 1988 at age 63.

Richard Root1

M, b. 15 August 1765, d. 12 June 1843
     Richard Root was born on 15 August 1765.1 He was the son of Daniel Root.1 Richard Root married Agnes Stoner, daughter of Jacob Steiner and Autrian Ferguson, on 7 February 1797.1 Richard Root died on 12 June 1843 at age 77.1

Citations

  1. [S955] Richard R. Weber, Stoner Brethren, 113.

Susanna Root

F, b. 4 April 1808, d. 20 January 1883
     Susanna Root was born on 4 April 1808 at Pennsylvania.1 She married Abraham Metz, son of John Metz and Magdalena Stouffer, circa 1848 at Franklin Co., PA. Susanna Root died on 20 January 1883 at age 74.

Citations

  1. [S212] 1850 Federal Census, Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Rolls 781-2; FHL #444749-50.

Eva Roots

F, b. 1791
     Eva Roots was born in 1791. She was the daughter of Michael Roots and Mary Doll. Eva Roots married Henry Windle in 1811 at Shenandoah Co., VA.

Michael Roots

M, b. 1746
     Michael Roots was born in 1746 at Bucks Co., PA. He married Mary Doll, daughter of (?) Doll.

Child of Michael Roots and Mary Doll

Elizabeth Roper1

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     Elizabeth Roper married John Drabell.1

Child of Elizabeth Roper and John Drabell

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 576.

John Roper

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     John Roper was born at Dallas Co., MO. He married Cynthia Sparks.

Child of John Roper and Cynthia Sparks

Louise Roper

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     Louise Roper married Robert R. Liggett.

Child of Louise Roper and Robert R. Liggett

Raymond R. Roper

M, b. 2 June 1907, d. 28 January 1944
     Raymond R. Roper was born on 2 June 1907 at Galesburg, Knox Co., IL. He was the son of John Roper and Cynthia Sparks. Raymond R. Roper married Minnie Bernice Hayes, daughter of Andrew Garfield Hayes and Myrtle May Jackson, on 3 August 1937 at Davenport, Scott Co., IA, Ceremony by Rev. J. Young. Raymond R. Roper died on 28 January 1944 at Galesburg, Knox Co., IL, at age 36.

Mary Ropeta

F, b. 1725
     Mary Ropeta was born in 1725 The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution Volume 83
page 23
Mrs. Eliza Lucas Shearer Brown.
DAR ID Number: 82054. She married John Lucas, son of William Lucas and Martha Johnson, in 1744, The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution Volume 83
page 23
Mrs. Eliza Lucas Shearer Brown.
DAR ID Number: 82054.

Children of Mary Ropeta and John Lucas

Binnie Carnieu Ropp

F, b. 1879
     Binnie Carnieu Ropp married Joseph Elmer Sullenbarger, son of George Michael Sullenbarger and Catherine Hart. Binnie Carnieu Ropp was born in 1879 at Ohio.

Child of Binnie Carnieu Ropp and Joseph Elmer Sullenbarger

Mary Jane Rorabaugh

F, b. 16 March 1919
     Mary Jane Rorabaugh was born on 16 March 1919 at Harlan, Shelby Co., IA. She was the daughter of Reginald V. Rorabaugh and Mabel Gertrude Franklin.

Reginald V. Rorabaugh

M, b. 14 February 1889, d. April 1974
     Reginald V. Rorabaugh was born on 14 February 1889 at Shelby Co., IA. He married Mabel Gertrude Franklin, daughter of Thomas Nelson Franklin and Gertrude Pearl Tallman, on 8 June 1916 at Harlan, Shelby Co., IA. Reginald V. Rorabaugh died in April 1974 at Tulsa, Tulsa Co., OK, at age 85 Death date and last location from SSDI.

Child of Reginald V. Rorabaugh and Mabel Gertrude Franklin

Sarah Rorabaugh1

F, b. 5 May 1831, d. 10 April 1911
     Sarah Rorabaugh was born on 5 May 1831 at Clearfield Co., PA.1 She married Garret McQuillen on 6 January 1848 at Clearfield Co., PA. Sarah Rorabaugh died on 10 April 1911 at Newton, Jasper Co., IA, at age 79.

Child of Sarah Rorabaugh and Garret McQuillen

Citations

  1. [S2830] 1860 Federal Census, Muscatine County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 337; FHL #803337.

George Dimitrious Rorris

M, b. 10 December 1890, d. 8 February 1954
     George Dimitrious Rorris was born on 10 December 1890 at Spatla, Greece. He married Mary Alba Greever, daughter of Rev. Joseph Brown Greever and Norena Elizabeth Geisler, on 7 March 1920 at El Paso Co., TX. George Dimitrious Rorris lived on 4 April 1930 at 403 West Fourth Street, Sioux City, Woodbury Co., IA; Restaurant manager.1 He lived on 8 April 1940 at 403 West Fourth Street, Sioux City, Woodbury Co., IA; Cafeteria worker.2 He died on 8 February 1954 at Los Angeles Co., CA, at age 63.

Children of George Dimitrious Rorris and Mary Alba Greever

Citations

  1. [S4808] 1930 Federal Census, Woodbury County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Rolls 689-91; FHL #2340424-26.
  2. [S4809] 1940 Federal Census, Woodbury County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 1215.

Helen Elisabeth Rorris

F, b. 20 February 1921, d. 22 March 2006
     Helen Elisabeth Rorris was born on 20 February 1921 at El Paso, El Paso Co., TX.1 She was the daughter of George Dimitrious Rorris and Mary Alba Greever. Helen Elisabeth Rorris married Harold Levine. Helen Elisabeth Rorris died on 22 March 2006 at Woodbury Co. (probably), IA, at age 85 per SSDI, last residence Sioux City.

Citations

  1. [S4808] 1930 Federal Census, Woodbury County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Rolls 689-91; FHL #2340424-26.

Kathryn G. Rorris

F, b. 16 September 1923, d. 19 January 1996
     Kathryn G. Rorris was born on 16 September 1923 at Chaves Co., NM.1 She was the daughter of George Dimitrious Rorris and Mary Alba Greever. Kathryn G. Rorris married Robert E. Bradley, son of William Francis Bradley and Clara Catherine Juergens, on 5 July 1950 at Stark Co., OH. Kathryn G. Rorris married Lane Chandler Cutcher, son of Cletus Bartholomew Cutcher and Beatrice Merle Orr, on 14 August 1952 at Folkston, Charlton Co., GA. Kathryn G. Rorris died on 19 January 1996 at Sioux City, Woodbury Co., IA, at age 72

Obituary -- Sioux City Journal, Sioux City, Iowa, Sunday, 21 JAN 1996, p.10 (Newspapers.com):

Kathryn Cutcher
Kathryn "Kay" R. Cutcher, 72, of Sioux City died Friday, Jan. 19, 1996, at a Sioux City hospital following a lengthy illness.

Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel with the Rev. A. T. Washington officiating. Burial will be at a later date. There will be no visitation.

Mrs. Cutcher, the former Kathryn Rorris, was born Sept. 16, 1923, in Roswell, N.M., the daughter of George and Alba (Greever) Rorris. She married Lane C. Cutcher Aug. 14, 1952, in Folkston, Ga. He died Jan. 31, 1995, in Sioux City.

Mrs. Cutcher was of the Lutheran faith and was a longtime resident of Sioux City. She was very active politically with the Republican Party and attended the inaugurations of Presidents Reagan and Bush. She was also very active with Observation C-SPAN and appeared on the Phil Donahue Show and in People Magazine for this.

Survivors include a son and his wife, Scott Cutcher and Kari Hobbs-Cutcher of Mankato, Minn; a brother, Ted Rorris, and his wife Olive of Sioux City; two sisters, Mrs. Harold (Helen) Levine of Sioux City and Mrs. Larry (Maxine) Oberembt of Mundelein, Ill; and three grandchildren, Noah, and twins Hannah and Hailey.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Citations

  1. [S4808] 1930 Federal Census, Woodbury County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Rolls 689-91; FHL #2340424-26.

Maxine G. Rorris1,2

F, b. 25 April 1929, d. 27 May 2016
     Maxine G. Rorris was born on 25 April 1929 at Woodbury Co., IA.1 She was the daughter of George Dimitrious Rorris and Mary Alba Greever.1 Maxine G. Rorris married Hilary Mathias Oberembt, son of Mathias George Oberembt and Catherine Jung. Maxine G. Rorris lived in 1996 at Mundelein, Lake Co., IL. She died on 27 May 2016 at age 87

Obituary -- (Findagrave.com):

Memorial mass for Maxine G. Oberembt (Rorris) 87 is 9:30 AM Saturday June 11, 2016 at Santa Maria del Popolo Chapel 116 N. Lake St. Mundelein IL 60060. Interment will follow in Ascension Cemetery. Visitation is 4-8 Friday at the Kristan Funeral Home P.C., 219 West Maple Ave. (2 blocks west of Rt. 45 on Rt. 176) Mundelein.
Maxine was born April 25, 1929 in Sioux City, Iowa and died May 27, 2016 at Highland Park Hospital.
She is survived by her loving children, Randy (Donna), Lane, and Laurie (Matthew Borman), her grandchildren Katherine, Allison, Alec, Adam, Abigail, Joanna, Jackie, and Andy, her brother Ted Rorris, her sister-in-law Patricia Kennedy (Paul), and many cherished nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband Larry, her sisters, Helen Levine and Kay Cutcher, and her sisters-in-law, Colette Oberembt and Olive Rorris.

Citations

  1. [S4808] 1930 Federal Census, Woodbury County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Rolls 689-91; FHL #2340424-26.
  2. [S4809] 1940 Federal Census, Woodbury County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 1215.

Theodore G. Rorris1

M, b. 25 January 1925, d. 1 November 2017
     Theodore G. Rorris was born on 25 January 1925 at Roswell, Chaves Co., NM.1 He was the son of George Dimitrious Rorris and Mary Alba Greever.1 Theodore G. Rorris married Olive Rae Hofstad, daughter of Meier Stephanos Hofstad and Ruby Hazel Green, on 11 August 1950 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Sioux City, Woodbury Co., IA. Theodore G. Rorris lived in 1996 at Sioux City, Woodbury Co., IA. He died on 1 November 2017 at Sioux City, Woodbury Co., IA, at age 92

Obituary -- (Findagrave.com):

Theodore G. Rorris
January 22, 1925 - November 1, 2017

Theodore G. Rorris, 92, of Sioux City, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, at Bickford Memory Care.

Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Morningside Chapel, Christy-Smith Funeral Homes, with the Rev. Paul Andell officiating. Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be at 1 p.m. until service time Friday at the funeral home. Condolences can be left for the family at www.christysmith.com.

Ted was born on Jan. 22, 1925, in Roswell, N.M., to Alba (Selzer) (sic) and George Rorris. The family moved to Sioux City when he was young. He attended Sioux City schools, graduating from Central High School in 1943. Ted served in the U.S. Army during World War II, and fought in the historic Battle of the Bulge.

After the war, he returned to Sioux City, where he met his wife, Olive Hofstad. He then opened his own business, Rorris Custom Kitchens. Ted was a very talented craftsman. Ted and Olive were blessed with five children and were married for 57 years. Olive passed away in 2007.

Ted led an active life. In their younger years, Ted and Olive were members of a local dance club. He and Olive loved camping, and enjoyed taking their children, and later their grandchildren, to Cass Lake, Minn. He was an active member of the Morningside Lutheran Church, and enjoyed serving as an usher for many years. As their grandchildren grew up, Ted and Olive were kept very busy by attending the many baseball and softball games, as well as many concerts, dance recitals, and swim meets.

Ted was known for his endearing and corny sense of humor. He had a gift of always making others laugh, whether they wanted to or not.

In July 2014, Ted became a resident of Bickford Memory Care in Sioux City, and was very lovingly cared for by the entire staff, including the compassionate care provided by Care Initiative Hospice.

Ted is survived by his children, Greg (Laurie), Connie (Brent) Hansel, Mitch (Diane), Teresa (Kevin) Swaney, all of Sioux City, and Julie Gordon (Jerome Ogren) of Sioux Falls, S.D; eight grandchildren, Kimberly, Brian, Maddison, Megan, Kelsey, Spencer, Nel, and Sophie; and six great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Olive; and his sisters, Helen, Kay and Maxine.

He was buried in November 2017 at Memorial Park Cemetery, Sioux City, Woodbury Co., IA, Findagrave #184856154.

Citations

  1. [S4808] 1930 Federal Census, Woodbury County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Rolls 689-91; FHL #2340424-26.

Betty Lee Rosacrans1

F, b. 4 August 1929, d. 8 August 1957
     Betty Lee Rosacrans was born on 4 August 1929 at Tacoma, Pierce Co., WA.1 She was the daughter of Leon Marion Rosacrans and Florence Schafer.1 Betty Lee Rosacrans married Artie G. Vernon, son of Henry D. Vernon and Lillian Frances Hoss. Betty Lee Rosacrans died on 8 August 1957 at Tacoma, Pierce Co., WA, at age 28. She was buried in August 1957 at Mountain View Memorial Park, Lakewood, Pierce Co., WA, Findagrave #139557440.

Citations

  1. [S1477] 1930 Federal Census, Pierce County, Washington. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Rolls 2509 - 12; FHL #2342243 - 46.

Esther Irene Rosacrans1

F, b. 16 July 1907, d. 5 November 1992
     Esther Irene Rosacrans was born on 16 July 1907 at Lamar, Prowers Co., CO.1 She was the daughter of Fred Leon Rosacrans and Charlotte Ryburn.1 Esther Irene Rosacrans married Andrew Joseph Tadich on 28 November 1933 at Pierce Co., WA. Esther Irene Rosacrans and Andrew Joseph Tadich were divorced before May 1942; Andrew remarried to Vera Kindervich on 23 MAY 1942, in Pierce County, WA. Esther Irene Rosacrans died on 5 November 1992 at Pacific Co., WA, at age 85 per SSDI, last residence Raymond.

Citations

  1. [S4556] 1910 Federal Census, Prowers County, Colorado. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 123; FHL #1374136.

Frank H. Rosacrans1

M, b. 1851, d. 18 July 1920
     Frank H. Rosacrans was born in 1851 at Tecumseh, Lenawee Co., MI.1 He married Mary E. Henry on 3 October 1875 at Jackson Co., MI. Frank H. Rosacrans died on 18 July 1920 at Clatsop Co., OR. He was buried in July 1920 at Ocean View Cemetery, Warrenton, Clatsop Co., OR, Findagrave #169276382.

Child of Frank H. Rosacrans and Mary E. Henry

Citations

  1. [S4557] 1920 Federal Census, Clatsop County, Oregon. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 1492; FHL #1821492.

Fred Leon Rosacrans1

M, b. 16 April 1885, d. 14 April 1961
     Fred Leon Rosacrans was born on 16 April 1885 at Kansas per 1910 census and WW I draft registration. Headstone shows 1884.1 He was the son of Frank H. Rosacrans and Mary E. Henry.2 Fred Leon Rosacrans married Charlotte Ryburn, daughter of Francis M. Ryburn and Dora Windle, on 26 July 1905 at Lamar, Prowers Co., CO. Fred Leon Rosacrans lived on 2 May 1910 at Lamar, Prowers Co., CO; Plumber.1 He lived on 5 January 1920 at 284 Tenth Street, Astoria, Clatsop Co., OR; Plumber.2 He lived on 8 April 1930 at 4846 South Thompson Avenue, Tacoma, Pierce Co., WA; Plumber.3 He married Rose Margaret Bennish on 5 March 1938 at Kitsap Co., WA. Fred Leon Rosacrans died on 14 April 1961 at age 75. He was buried in April 1961 at Odd Fellows Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Tumwater, Thurston Co., WA, Findagrave #38459785.

Children of Fred Leon Rosacrans and Charlotte Ryburn

Citations

  1. [S4556] 1910 Federal Census, Prowers County, Colorado. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 123; FHL #1374136.
  2. [S4557] 1920 Federal Census, Clatsop County, Oregon. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 1492; FHL #1821492.
  3. [S1477] 1930 Federal Census, Pierce County, Washington. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Rolls 2509 - 12; FHL #2342243 - 46.