Posted By:Sharon Cornell
Subject:Joseph Opple/Apple/Appel
Post Date:January 15, 2005 at 10:48:15
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Is anyone working on this line os Opple/Apple/Appel's?

Descendants of Joseph Opple

Generation No. 1

       1. Joseph1 Opple was born October 12, 1820 in Germany, and died June 02, 1883 in Miffin Twp., Ashland County, Ohio. He married Catherine. She was born January 22, 1819 in Germary, and died December 20, 1891.

Notes for Joseph Opple:
New York Passenger Lists, 1851-1891 has 1 match for:
Joseph Appel in Ohio
Name: Joseph Appel
Arrival Date: 14 Apr 1851
Estimated Birth Year: 1820
Age: 31
Gender: Male
Port of Departure: Le Havre, France
Destination: Ohio
Place of Origin: Württemberg
Ship Name: Caroline & Mary Clark
Port of Arrival: New York
Line: 25
Microfilm Roll: 97
List Number: 334
Catherine Appel age 32 and Margaretta age 22 and Johann age 18 were listed with Joseph on Ship.

1870 Miffin twp., Ashland County Ohio Census
Apple, Joseph 57 m w stone mason b Germany
Catherine 57 f w keeping house b Germany
Annie 19 f w at home b Ohio
George 17 f w at home b Ohio
Harriet 15 f w at home b Ohio
Mary 9 f w at home b Ohio

1880 Miffin twp., Ashland County Ohio Census
Apple Joseph m w 60 head stone cutter b Germany f b Germany m b Germany
Catherine f w 61 wife keeping house b Germany f b Germany m b Germany
Mary f w 20 dau at home b Ohio
Nina? f w 6 granddaughter at school b Ohio

Ashland Co., OH USGenWeb Site
Obituaries / Death Notices
Joseph Appel
HAYESVILLE JOURNAL: 07 June 1883, Vol. 8, No. 48
Joseph Appel after suffering from a long and painful sickness, died at his home in Mifflin Township, June 2, 1883, aged nearly 63 years.

Children of Joseph Opple and Catherine are:
       2       i.       Annie2 Opple, born Abt. 1851.
       3       ii.       Geroge Opple, born Abt. 1853.
       4       iii.       Harriet Opple, born Abt. 1855.
       5       iv.       Mary Opple, born Abt. 1861.
+       6       v.       Catherine" Kate" Opple, born Abt. 1877 in Ohio; died November 24, 1957 in Albion, Calhoun County, Michigan.

Generation No. 2

       6. Catherine" Kate"2 Opple (Joseph1) was born Abt. 1877 in Ohio, and died November 24, 1957 in Albion, Calhoun County, Michigan. She married (1) Benjamin Johnson Cady February 24, 1894 in Miami County, Indiana, son of Henry Cady and Catherine Guyer. He was born June 23, 1874 in Richland, Miami County, Indiana, and died August 15, 1934. She married (2) Lloyd Burch Abt. 1946. She married (3) Ralph Kenyon Abt. August 1957.

Notes for Catherine" Kate" Opple:
Title: Index to Marriage Record 1850-1920 Inclusive Volume II Letters M-Z Inc.
Record Location: Miami County
Original Record Located County Clerks Office, Peru, Indiana Compiled by Indiana Works Progress Administration 1938
Spouse 1: Catherine Opple
Spouse 2: Benjamin J. Cady
Marriage Date: 24 Feb 1894
County: Miami
Book: C- 9
Original Source Page: 271

More About Catherine" Kate" Opple:
Burial: Cleon Twp. Cemetery, Copemish, Manistee County, MI

Notes for Benjamin Johnson Cady:
1930 Manistee County, Michigan Census
Name: Benjamin J Cady
Age: 55
Estimated birth year: abt 1875
Birthplace: Indiana
Relation to head-of-house: Head
Race: White
Home in 1930: Cleon, Manistee, Michigan
Image source: Year: 1930; Census Place: Cleon, Manistee, Michigan;
Katherine K wife f w 53 b OH f b OH m b OH
Benjamin J son m w 21 b MI
Henry L son m w 18 b MI
Harvey Medford son m w 15 b MI
Harold Merideth son m w 9 b MI

More About Benjamin Johnson Cady:
Burial: Cleon Twp. Cemetery, Copemish, Manistee County, MI
Children of Catherine" Opple and Benjamin Cady are:
       7       i.       Alanson Elston3 Cady.
       8       ii.       Dewey Fern Cady.
       9       iii.       Ellis Ross Cady.
       10       iv.       Jenny Malinda Cady.
       11       v.       Mary Catherine Cady.
       12       vi.       Nora Vern Cady, born Abt. 1903. She married Edmond Luke Wilbur August 20, 1934 in Angola, Steuben County, Michigan; born April 29, 1903 in Gaylord, Michigan.
       13       vii.       Cinnet Oletha Cady, born August 05, 1905; died December 31, 2004 in Tendercare, Marshall Michigan. She married (1) William David Wilbur Abt. 1925; born April 24, 1885 in Michigan; died September 23, 1960 in Copemish, Michigan. She married (2) Ralph Kenyon Aft. 1960; died 1992.

Notes for Cinnet Oletha Cady:
Battle Creek Obituaries Jan 2 2005

Cinnet O. Kenyon
Passed Away: 12/31/04
Publication Date: 01/02/05
Cinnet Oletha Kenyon, 99, of Albion, died Friday, December 31, 2004, at Tendercare of Marshall.
Visitation, Tuesday, January 4, 2005, 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., at the Albion Chapel of Tidd-Williams Funeral Chapels. Graveside service, Wednesday, January 5, 2005, 1:00 p.m., at the Lyons Lake Cemetery, Fredonia Township.
Arrangements by Tidd-Williams Funeral Chapels.

Jackson Citizen Patriot Jan 2 2005

Clinnet Oletha Kenyon, 99 of Albion died Friday Dec 31 2004 at Tendercare in Marshall. She worked at Corning Glass as an inspector, retiring in the early 1960's. She married William Wilbur in 1925 and he preceded her in death in 1960. She later married Ralph Kenyon, who preceded her in death in 1992. She is survived by three daughters, Alice Shaw, Edith Bergstresser and Gloria Birchfield; four sons, Harold Wilbur, Dale Wilbur, James Wilbur and Lloyd Kenyon; 22 grandchildren and numerous great and great-great grandchildren, Arrangements are by Albion branch of the Tidd Williams Funeral Chapels, 208 W Erie.

More About Cinnet Oletha Cady:
Burial: January 05, 2005, Lyons Lake Cemetery, Calhoun County, Marshall Michigan

Notes for William David Wilbur:

       14       viii.       Benjamin Johnson Cady, born Abt. 1909.
       15       ix.       Henry Lyman Cady, born Abt. 1912.
       16       x.       Harvey Medford Cady, born Abt. 1915.
       17       xi.       Harold Meridith Cady, born Abt. 1921.
       18       xii.       Alpha Elsie Cady, born March 30, 1894. She married Claude Ertle Wilbur; born March 29, 1892 in Gaylord, Michigan.

Thanks Sharon Cornell