John SHOPE III

1851–1935 (Age 84)
Scioto, Ohio, United States

The Life of John

When John SHOPE III was born on 23 September 1851, in Scioto, Ohio, United States, his father, John Shope II, was 29 and his mother, Elizabeth CHICK, was 24. He married Nancy Elma CHICK on 21 September 1873, in Cass, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Jackson Township, Cass, Indiana, United States for about 20 years. He died on 24 December 1935, in Cass, Indiana, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Walton, Tipton Township, Cass, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

John SHOPE III
1851–1935
Nancy Elma CHICK
1853–1932
Marriage: 21 September 1873
Barny E Shoap
1874–
James Shope
1876–
Charles E Shoap
1877–
Owen Franklin Shope
1884–1925
Dora E Shoap
1887–
Elsie M Shoap
1892–
Marvie E Shoap
1892–
Mary Hazel Shope
1897–1925

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
21 September 1873
Cass, Indiana, United States
children

(8)

  • Barny E Shoap

    Male1874–Male

  • James Shope

    Male1876–Male

  • Charles E Shoap

    Male1877–Male

  • Owen Franklin Shope

    Male1884–1925Male

  • Dora E Shoap

    Female1887–Female

+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 9

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1863

Age 12

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 24

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of North German or Dutch Schoepp .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John Shope, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John Shope, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John Shoap, "United States Census, 1900"

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