Rubye Loper

1901–1976 (Age 74)
Chatom, Washington, Alabama, United States

The Life of Rubye

When Rubye Loper was born on 9 November 1901, in Chatom, Washington, Alabama, United States, her father, Edward Box Loper, was 48 and her mother, Dolly Isabelle Ferguson, was 45. She married Simeon Buford Simpson Jr on 3 August 1921, in Washington, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Citronelle, Mobile, Alabama, United States in 1920 and Healing Springs, Washington, Alabama, United States in 1930. She died on 25 January 1976, in Millry, Washington, Alabama, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Millry, Washington, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Rubye Loper
Simeon Buford Simpson Jr
Marriage: 3 August 1921
Buford Miles Simpson
Jewel M Simpson

Spouse & Children

3 August 1921
Washington, Alabama, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Edward Box Loper


  • Dolly Isabelle Ferguson




  • Edmond L. Loper


  • Male1880–1946Male

  • Mattie Loper


  • William Dennis Loper


  • Male1892–1974Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Age 1

Historical Boundaries - 1902: Washington, Alabama, United States
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 22

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

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German (Löper): occupational name for a messenger or for someone who made excursions into the woods ( see Looper ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Ruby Simpson in household of Simmie B Simpson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ruby Loper in household of Denis Loper, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ruby Simpson in household of Simeon B Simpson, "United States Census, 1930"

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