Ocie Bell Knoop

11 October 1905–15 July 1981 (Age 75)
Jackson, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Ocie Bell

When Ocie Bell Knoop was born on 11 October 1905, in Jackson, West Virginia, United States, her father, John Henry Knopp, was 32 and her mother, Minnie Mae Williams, was 31. She married Fred Hayward Piggott in 1928, in Wirt, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Washington District, Jackson, West Virginia, United States for about 10 years. She died on 15 July 1981, in Wirt, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Mount Zion Cemetery, Roane, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Fred Hayward Piggott
1908–1984
Ocie Bell Knoop
1905–1981
Marriage: 1928
Paul Eugene Piggott
1929–2012
Garnet L Piggott
1931–2016
Betty Arlean Piggott
1933–2003

Spouse and Children

    Fred Hayward Piggott

    Male1908–1984Male

    Female1905–1981Female

MARRIAGE
1928
Wirt, West Virginia, United States
children

(3)

    Paul Eugene Piggott

    Male1929–2012Male

    Garnet L Piggott

    Female1931–2016Female

    Betty Arlean Piggott

    Female1933–2003Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Male1893–1966Male

    Stella Mae Knopp

    Female1896–1980Female

    Gracie L Knopp

    Female1901–Female

    Female1905–1981Female

    Virgie Blanche Knoop

    Female1906–Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 1

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
1927

Age 22

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English, German, and Dutch: variant of Knopp .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Knoop in household of John Knoop, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Osie B Knopp in household of John H Knopp, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ocie Knopp Piggott, "Find A Grave Index"

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