Donald Selby Clippinger

M, b. 2 September 1919, d. 17 November 1962
     Donald Selby Clippinger was born on 2 September 1919 at Chicago, Cook Co., IL. He was the son of Arthur Selby Clippinger and Irene Rittenhouse. Donald Selby Clippinger began military service on 25 April 1941 at Ft. Barrancas, FL, Enlisted. He died on 17 November 1962 at Mexico at age 43.

Doris Clippinger1

F, b. circa 1914
     Doris Clippinger was born circa 1914 at Chicago, Cook Co., IL.1 She was the daughter of Harry Wells Clippinger and Wilhelmina Blank.1 Doris Clippinger lived in April 1940 at 321 West Swan Street, Chicago, Cook Co., IL; Unmarried, living with sister Edith Housing.

Citations

  1. [S1049] 1930 Federal Census, Cook County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Rolls 413 - 508; FHL #2340148 - 2340243.

Edith Clippinger1

F, b. January 1899, d. 1968
     Edith Clippinger was born in January 1899 at Chicago, Cook Co., IL.1 She was the daughter of Harry Wells Clippinger and Wilhelmina Blank.1 Edith Clippinger married William Housing circa 1917. Edith Clippinger lived in January 1920 at 10020 Parnell Avenue, Chicago, Cook Co., IL.2 She and an unknown person were divorced before April 1930. She lived in April 1930 at 321 Swan Street, Chicago, Cook Co., IL; Living with her mother and uncle Herman Blank.3 She lived in April 1940 at 321 West Swan Street, Chicago, Cook Co., IL. She died in 1968 at Chicago, Cook Co., IL.

Children of Edith Clippinger and William Housing

Citations

  1. [S275] 1900 Federal Census, Cook County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Rolls 244 - 295; FHL #1240244 - 95.
  2. [S1675] 1920 Federal Census, Cook County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Rolls 306-363.
  3. [S1049] 1930 Federal Census, Cook County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Rolls 413 - 508; FHL #2340148 - 2340243.

Edna Clippinger1

F, b. circa 1897
     Edna Clippinger was born circa 1897 at Clark Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Norris A. Clippinger and Emily McClaren.1

Citations

  1. [S419] 1910 Federal Census, Clark County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 1158; FHL #1375171.

Edward Charles Elsworth Clippinger1

M, b. 1861, d. 5 April 1931
     Edward Charles Elsworth Clippinger was born in 1861 at Allentown, Allen Co., OH.1 He was the son of Albert Clippinger and Sarah Bonebrake.1 Edward Charles Elsworth Clippinger died on 5 April 1931 at California.

Citations

  1. [S2920] 1870 Federal Census, Putnam County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 1260; FHL #552759.

Edward Elvason Clippinger1

M, b. 18 April 1860, d. 1 December 1935
     Edward Elvason Clippinger was born on 18 April 1860 at Warren Co., IL.1 He was the son of Jacob C. Clippinger and Mary Ann Swiler.1 Occupation: Real estate salesman in 1910 at Monmouth, Warren Co., IL. Edward Elvason Clippinger died on 1 December 1935 at age 75. He was buried in December 1935 at Monmouth Cemetery, Monmouth Twp., Warren Co., IL, Find A Grave Memorial# 106396059.
Note: Did not marry.

Citations

  1. [S2883] 1860 Federal Census, Warren County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 234; FHL #803234.

Edward T. Clippinger1

M, b. circa 1861
     Edward T. Clippinger was born circa 1861 at Delaware, Delaware Co., OH.1 He was the son of John H. Clippinger and Julia Ann Carey.1

Citations

  1. [S2876] 1870 Federal Census, Delaware County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 1196; FHL #552695.

Elias Clippinger

M, b. circa 1797
     Elias Clippinger was born circa 1797 at Northampton Co., PA. He was the son of Johann Anthony Kleppinger and Anna Margaretha Heckman. Elias Clippinger married Rebecca Potter in 1828 at Waynesboro, Franklin Co., PA. Elias Clippinger died at Greencastle, Franklin Co., PA.

Elias Clippinger1

M, b. 26 January 1811
     Elias Clippinger was born on 26 January 1811 at Mowersville, Franklin Co., PA.1 He was the son of Johann Henry Clippinger and Elizabeth Kuntz.1 Elias Clippinger married Elizabeth Hollar, daughter of Henry Hollar and Catherine Cormony. Occupation: Farmer in September 1850.1 Elias Clippinger lived in September 1850 at Lurgan Twp., Franklin Co., PA.1 He died at Center, Franklin Co., PA.

Children of Elias Clippinger and Elizabeth Hollar

Citations

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

Eliza Clippinger

F, b. 12 February 1818
     Eliza Clippinger was born on 12 February 1818 at Allen Twp., Northampton Co., PA. She was the daughter of Johann George Kleppinger and Anna Maria Lerch.

Eliza Catherine Clippinger

F, b. 11 April 1795
     Eliza Catherine Clippinger was born on 11 April 1795 at Northampton Co., PA. She was the daughter of Johann Anthony Kleppinger and Anna Margaretha Heckman.

Elizabeth Clippinger

F, b. circa 1770
     Elizabeth Clippinger was born circa 1770 at Northampton Co., PA. She was the daughter of Johannes Kleppinger and Anna Margarethe Maide.

Elizabeth Clippinger

F, b. 27 April 1799
     Elizabeth Clippinger was born on 27 April 1799 at Allen Twp., Northampton Co., PA. She was the daughter of Johann George Kleppinger and Anna Maria Lerch.

Elizabeth Clippinger1

F, b. August 1811, d. 23 February 1888
     Elizabeth Clippinger was born in August 1811 at Cumberland Co., PA.1 She was the daughter of George Clippinger and Catherine (?)1 Elizabeth Clippinger married John Holloway Cressler, son of Adam Cressler and Elizabeth Hoover, circa 1835. Elizabeth Clippinger died on 23 February 1888 at Cumberland Co., PA, at age 76.

Children of Elizabeth Clippinger and John Holloway Cressler

Citations

  1. [S1149] 1850 Federal Census, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 772.

Elizabeth Clippinger1

F, b. circa 1817
     Elizabeth Clippinger was born circa 1817 at Mowersville, Franklin Co., PA.1 She was the daughter of Johann Henry Clippinger and Elizabeth Kuntz.1 Elizabeth Clippinger married John Zook, son of Joseph Zug and Anna Shock, on 17 March 1840 at Franklin Co., PA. Elizabeth Clippinger died at Franklin Co., PA.

Children of Elizabeth Clippinger and John Zook

Citations

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

Elizabeth A. Clippinger1

F, b. July 1887
     Elizabeth A. Clippinger was born in July 1887 at Columbus Grove, Putnam Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of William H. Clippinger and Flora Vanstronder.1

Citations

  1. [S2918] 1900 Federal Census, Putnam County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1316; FHL #1241316.

Elizabeth Melissa Clippinger1

F, b. 6 April 1846, d. 25 April 1917
     Elizabeth Melissa Clippinger was born on 6 April 1846 at Franklin Co., PA.1 She was the daughter of Daniel Clippinger and Keziah Hoch.1 Elizabeth Melissa Clippinger died on 25 April 1917 at Newburg, Cumberland Co., PA, at age 71.

Citations

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

Elmer D. Clippinger1

M, b. December 1892
     Elmer D. Clippinger was born in December 1892 at Ohio.1 He was the son of Jacob Clippinger and Barbara Haudenschild.1

Citations

  1. [S929] 1900 Federal Census, Wayne County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1332; FHL #1241332.

Elvis Clippinger1

M, b. August 1897, d. 1923
     Elvis Clippinger was born in August 1897 at Sangamon Co., IL.1 He was the son of Frank A. Clippinger and Carrie Allen.1 Elvis Clippinger married Bertie M. Warner, daughter of Delia (?). Elvis Clippinger died in 1923 at Muncie, Vermilion Co., IL. He was buried in 1923 at Stearns Cemetery, Muncie, Vermilion Co., IL, Find A Grave Memorial# 65378578.

Child of Elvis Clippinger and Bertie M. Warner

Citations

  1. [S3597] 1900 Federal Census, Carter County, Missouri. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 845; FHL #1240845.
  2. [S1897] 1930 Federal Census, Vermilion County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 563; FHL #2340298.

Emily Clippinger1

F, b. circa 1907
     Emily Clippinger was born circa 1907 at Clark Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Norris A. Clippinger and Emily McClaren.1

Citations

  1. [S419] 1910 Federal Census, Clark County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 1158; FHL #1375171.

Emma Clippinger1

F, b. 1860
     Emma Clippinger was born in 1860 at New Carlisle, Clark Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Joseph Anthony Clippinger and Sarah Bowen.1

Citations

  1. [S564] 1870 Federal Census, Clark County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 1180; FHL #552679.

Emma Clippinger1

F, b. circa 1854
     Emma Clippinger was born circa 1854 at Maryland.1 She was the daughter of Valentine Bone Clippinger and Catherine Startzman.1

Citations

  1. [S2639] 1860 Federal Census, Allegany County, Maryland. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 456; FHL #803456.

Emma Clippinger1

F, b. circa 1843
     Emma Clippinger was born circa 1843 at Wayne Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Israel Clippinger and Mary Jane Ilgenfritz.1

Citations

  1. [S2852] 1850 Federal Census, Wayne County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 739.

Emma Clippinger1

F, b. circa 1863
     Emma Clippinger was born circa 1863 at Ross, Butler Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Adam Clippinger Jr. and Sarah Everson.1

Citations

  1. [S2917] 1870 Federal Census, Butler County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 1177; FHL #552676.

Emma B. Clippinger1

F, b. 18 April 1874
     Emma B. Clippinger was born on 18 April 1874 at Ottawa, Putnam Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Taylor Albertus Clippinger and Emeline L. Day.1

Citations

  1. [S1449] 1880 Federal Census, Henry County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1032; FHL #1255032.

Emma L. Clippinger1

F, b. 18 December 1871, d. 4 January 1945
     Emma L. Clippinger was born on 18 December 1871 at Cumberland Co., PA.1 She was the daughter of John Clippinger and Sarah Jane Vandersaal.1 Emma L. Clippinger married Clark C. Chamberlin circa 1897.2 Emma L. Clippinger died on 4 January 1945 at age 73. She was buried in January 1945 at Spring Hill Cemetery, Shippensburg, Cumberland Co., PA.

Child of Emma L. Clippinger and Clark C. Chamberlin

Citations

  1. [S2882] 1880 Federal Census, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1122; FHL #1255122.
  2. [S2881] 1900 Federal Census, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1401; FHL #1241401.

Emma Matilda Clippinger1

F, b. 15 September 1857, d. 27 January 1940
     Emma Matilda Clippinger was born on 15 September 1857 at Lurgan Twp., Franklin Co., PA.1 She was the daughter of Henry Clippinger and Catharine Ann Hollar.1 Emma Matilda Clippinger married William Hefflefinger circa 1873.2 Emma Matilda Clippinger died on 27 January 1940 at age 82.

Child of Emma Matilda Clippinger and William Hefflefinger

Citations

  1. [S185] 1870 Federal Census, Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 1345; FHL #552844.
  2. [S2881] 1900 Federal Census, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1401; FHL #1241401.

Erle Elsworth Clippinger1

M, b. 27 September 1875, d. 1 January 1939
     Erle Elsworth Clippinger was born on 27 September 1875 at Berrien Co., MI.1 He was the son of Dr. Henry Gilbert Clippinger and Mary E. Johnson.1 Erle Elsworth Clippinger was graduated in 1900 at Michigan State Normal College, Ypsilanti, Washtenaw Co., MI. He married Laura Isabel Minturn on 9 September 1911, no children. Erle Elsworth Clippinger died on 1 January 1939 at age 63 Obituary (findagrave.com)

Erle Elsworth Clippinger, 63, former member of the English Department at Ball State College, and well known Indiana educator, died early yesterday morning at his home in the Davis Apartments, Liberty and Charles streets. Although he had been in failing health for several months, his death was unexpected. He had been active as late as New Year's Day, having gone downtown for dinner and had talked to friends over the telephone.

Funeral services will be conducted at the Meeks Mortuary at 2:30 o'clock tomorrow afternoon, the REv. E.E. Franklin, pastor of College Avenue M.E. Church, in charge. Dr. L.A. Pittenger, president of Ball State College, will have a part in the services. Burial will be in Beech Grove Cemetery.

Mr. Clippinger was born in Eau Claire, Mich., on Sept. 27, 1875, the son of the late Henry Gilbert and Mary Edna Clippinger. He received a diploma from the Benton Harbor Collegiate Institute at Benton Harbor, Mich., in 1894, and later attended Benton Harbor College. In 1900, Mr. Clippinger was graduated from the Michigan State Normal College.

In 1903, Mr. Clippinger was granted an A.B. Degree by the university of Michigan and in 1904 received his A.M. Degree from the same university. He also studied from 1907 to 1908 at the Harvard Graduate School. Mr. Clippinger came to Ball State College in 1918 as head of the English department. Prior to coming to Muncie, he had become an assistant professor of English at the Indiana State Normal School at Terre Haute (now Indiana State Teachers' College) in 1904. Mr. Clippinger resigned as head of the Ball State College English department in1932, but continued teaching until his retirement on Aug. 4, 1937. He was made professor emeritus by the college board in Oct., 1937.

Noted as a textbook author, Mr. Clippinger is renowned for his book "Written and Spoken English," which was published in 1917 and issued in an enlarged edition in 1933. Six states adopted the textbook for their high school English departments, hundreds of copies being sold.

Other books of which he was author, are "Illustrated Lessons in Composition and Rhetoric," published in 1912; "Teachers' Manual of Composition and Rhetoric," 1914, and "Children's Literature," published in 1921 in collaboration with C.M. Curry, who is now living in New York and was former head of the English department at Indiana State Teachers College.

Mr. Clippinger, in addition to his work as an educator, had also traveled extensively, having spent considerable time in England and Europe. He had also traveled in the United States.

Mr. Clippinger was the first teacher to be employed when Ball State college became a state institution in 1918. He had also been accredited for the naming to the Orient, college year book, and the Easterner, college newspaper, which is nor known as the Ball State News.

Mr. Clippinger was married on Sept. 9, 1911 to Miss Laura Isabel Minturn of Detroit, who survives him. Other survivors are two brothers, Harry E. Clippinger of Portland, Ore., and Ralph O. Clippinger of Seattle, Wash; and a sister, Mrs. Anna Orcutt of Chicago. Mr. Clippinger was a member of the Exchange Club.

Active pallbearers will be Prof. David T. Cushman, Dr. Otto E. Christy, Dr. Mark E. Studebaker, Dr. Basil M. Swinford, Dr. Robert R. LaFollette and Dr. Ervin E. Shoemaker. All but Dr. Studebaker are former students of Mr. Clippinger. Honorary pallbearers are Dr. L.A. Pittenger, Dean Ralph W. Noyer, W.E. Wagoner, Fred McClellan, Dr. L.R. Mason and Ben Shroyer.

He was buried in January 1939 at Beech Grove Cemetery, Muncie, Delaware Co., IN, Find A Grave Memorial# 117363222.

Citations

  1. [S3733] 1880 Federal Census, Berrien County, Michigan. Microfilm Image, NARA Sereis T9, Roll 572; FHL #1254572.

Ester P. Clippinger

F, b. 29 April 1884, d. 11 November 1966
     Ester P. Clippinger was born on 29 April 1884 at Allen Co., OH. She was the daughter of John Eugene Clippinger and Anna M. Verbryke. Ester P. Clippinger married Irwin Lewis Miller, son of Thomas Miller, on 14 April 1905 at Allentown, Allen Co., OH. Ester P. Clippinger lived in April 1910 at Oblong, Crawford Co., IL.1 She died on 11 November 1966 at Oblong, Crawford Co., IL, at age 82.

Children of Ester P. Clippinger and Irwin Lewis Miller

Citations

  1. [S1774] 1910 Federal Census, Crawford County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 283; FHL #1374296.

Etta Pearl Clippinger1

F, b. 7 July 1873
     Etta Pearl Clippinger was born on 7 July 1873 at Van Wert, Van Wert Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Adelbert Leroy Clippinger and Flora Bird Webster.1 Etta Pearl Clippinger married Jacob Spears circa 1901.2 Etta Pearl Clippinger lived on 21 April 1910 at 128 East Maple Avenue, Van Wert, Van Wert Co., OH.2
Note: living with her mother and sister Alice as of the 1940 census, widowed.3

Citations

  1. [S930] 1880 Federal Census, Van Wert County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1073, FHL #1255073.
  2. [S2706] 1910 Federal Census, Van Wert County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 1238; FHL #1375251.
  3. [S3740] 1940 Federal Census, Van Wert County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 3163.