Ezra Tunis Rappleye

Brief Life History of Ezra Tunis

When Ezra Tunis Rappleye was born on 23 November 1851, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, his father, Tunis Rappleye, was 44 and his mother, Louisa Elizabeth Cutler, was 35. He married Jane Lucinda Black on 1 January 1871, in Kanosh, Millard, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 11 daughters. He lived in Cannonville, Garfield, Utah, United States in 1900 and St. George, Washington, Utah, United States in 1910. He died on 16 September 1917, in Tropic, Garfield, Utah, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Tropic, Garfield, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ezra Tunis Rappleye
1851–1917
Jane Lucinda Black
1855–1948
Marriage: 1 January 1871
Ezra Tunis Rappleye Jr
1872–1953
Eva Almira Rappleye
1874–1935
Ada Louise Rappleye
1876–1956
Ida Mary Rappleye
1878–1958
Jennie Maude Rappleye
1880–1971
William Valentine Rappleye
1882–1963
Sarah Mabel Rappleye
1884–1972
Victoria Rappleye
1886–1946
Lauraette Rappleye
1888–1915
Ruby Jane Rappleye
1891–1959
Lillian Rappleye
1893–1974
Clarissa Rappleye
1898–1983
Edna Florence Rappleye
1899–1965
John Adelbert Rappleye
1902–1903

Sources (69)

  • Ezra T Rappleye, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • E T Rapply, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
  • Utah, U.S., Select Marriages, 1887-1966

World Events (8)

1861

Historical Boundaries: 1861: Washington, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Washington, Utah, United States

1863

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of Rapalje and Rapelje , Dutch-influenced surnames of Walloon and northern French origin. Compare Rapley 2, Rappley , and Rappleyea .

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

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Ezra Tunis Cutler Rappleye & Jane Lucinda Black

EZRA TUNIS CUTLER RAPPLEYE AND JANE LUCINDA BLACK Written by Joe H. Pew (great-grandson) and his wife, Elizabeth Pew. To our knowledge, there was no written history of Ezra Tunis Cutler Rappleye an …

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