Robert F Supple

25 December 1815–23 September 1888 (Age 72)

The Life of Robert F

Robert F Supple was born on 25 December 1815, in Ireland. He married Mary Louisa Tippett on 11 January 1842, in Adams, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Illinois, United States in 1870 and Indian Point Township, Knox, Illinois, United States in 1880. He died on 23 September 1888, at the age of 72, and was buried in Fulton, Illinois, United States.

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Robert F Supple
Mary Louisa Tippett
Marriage: 11 January 1842
John Supple
George F Supple
Rosallia A Supple
Rosa R. Supple
Mary E Supple
Robert H. Supple
Louisa Jane Supple
Louis Justin Supple

Spouse and Children

11 January 1842
Adams, Illinois, United States


    John Supple


    George F Supple


    Rosallia A Supple


    Rosa R. Supple


    Mary E Supple


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World Events (8)


Age 3

Illinois is the 21st state.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 21

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

1 Irish (Munster): from a Norman topographic name, de la Chapelle, which was taken to Ireland in the 12th century, where it became well established in the counties of Limerick and Cork.2 German (Süpple): metonymic occupational name for a cook, from Middle High German suppe(līn) ‘soup’, ‘stock’, ‘meal’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Robert Supple, "Illinois State Census, 1865"
  • Robert Supple, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Robert F Supple, "United States Census, 1870"

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