Wilbert Henry Kimple

11 December 1893–8 October 1953 (Age 59)
Marshall, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Wilbert Henry

When Wilbert Henry Kimple was born on 11 December 1893, in Marshall, West Virginia, United States, his father, William Frederick Kimple, was 38 and his mother, Mary Catherine Doty, was 23. He married Ida May Pastorius on 21 January 1913, in Benwood, Marshall, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 8 October 1953, in Moundsville, Marshall, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Mount Rose Cemetery, Moundsville, Marshall, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wilbert Henry Kimple
1893–1953
Ida May Pastorius
1894–1953
Marriage: 21 January 1913
Lillian Kathryn Kimple
1913–2010
Margaret Irene Kimple
1915–1994
Wilbur Kenneth Kimple
1918–1978
Elsie Louella Kimple
1920–1977
Charles Robert Kimple
1923–1996
George William Kimple
1926–1988
James Herbert Kimple
1929–1985

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 January 1913
Benwood, Marshall, West Virginia, United States
children

(7)

    Female1913–2010Female

    Margaret Irene Kimple

    Female1915–1994Female

    Wilbur Kenneth Kimple

    Male1918–1978Male

    Female1920–1977Female

    Charles Robert Kimple

    Male1923–1996Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Frederick Kimple

    Male1855–1923Male

    Mary Catherine Doty

    Female1870–1923Female

siblings

(4)

    Albert Charles Kimple

    Male1888–1953Male

    Elsie Kimple

    Female1890–1890Female

    Male1893–1953Male

    Gold Kimple

    Female1896–Female

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 5

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 16

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Kimpel .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Wilbert Kimple in household of Fred Kimple, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Wilbert Kimple, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wilbert Kimple, "United States Census, 1930"

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