James Paul Artrup

1902–1978 (Age 75)
Fairfield, Clay, Nebraska, United States

The Life of James Paul

When James Paul Artrup was born on 24 December 1902, in Fairfield, Clay, Nebraska, United States, his father, William Franklin Artrup, was 29 and his mother, Ella Johnston, was 21. He married Martha Grace Snyder on 8 August 1922, in Geneva, Fillmore, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Edgar, Clay, Nebraska, United States for about 10 years and Marshall Township, Clay, Nebraska, United States in 1940. He died on 13 August 1978, in Fairfield, Clay, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Fairfield, Clay, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Paul Artrup
Martha Grace Snyder
Marriage: 8 August 1922
Ernest Edward Artrup
James Ray ARTRUP
James Paul ARTRUP Jr.

Spouse & Children

8 August 1922
Geneva, Fillmore, Nebraska, United States


Parents & Siblings



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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Age 2

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 21

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Probably Danish or southern Swedish in origin, a respelling of a habitational name formed with -rup ‘village’, ‘hamlet’ (Old Norse þorp) as the second element.

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

Sources (3)

  • James P Artrup in household of William F Artrup, "United States Census, 1920"
  • James P Artrup in household of William F Artrup, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James P Artrup in household of Frank W Artrup, "United States Census, 1930"

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