2005 Grass Family reunion held at O'Neill / Page, Nebraska
Descendants of Charles Arthur Grass (1873-1934) & Adah Myrtle Sarchet (1879-1943)
Descendants of Percy Anthony Grass (1881-1947) & Grace Emily Campbell (1883-1967)
Grace Emily Campbell is the daughter of Cynthia M Copper & John C Campbell
2000 Torgerson Family reunion held at Sugar Creek Bible Camp, Wisconsin
Published in Prairie du Chien Courier Press, September 2001
By Virginia Torgerson O'Brien
Sugar Creek Bible Camp, on County Highway C near Ferryville, is well known to many Lutheran Church members in Wisconsin for their parishes support the camp.
But, to the Torgerson's who spent the weekend of Aug. 24-26 there, it was a historical celebration. They were literally coming "back home".
Part of the acreage that comprises the camp was once the 160 acre farm of Peter and N. Alice (Copper) Torgerson.
Some of their seven children, Oscar, Alice, Ralph, Arthur, Royal, Ray and Richard were born there. More than 100 descendants of these children came to spend the weekend...
New Castle News (New Castle, Pennsylvania)
15 Aug 1913 ~ Page 3, Col 1
With between 130 and 150 relatives and friends in attendance, the annual reunion of the Copper family was held,
Thursday at the home of L. J. Copper near Princeton.
The day was an ideal one with a delicious dinner at noon.
In the afternoon, there was a short business meeting at which the following officers were chosen:
President - Nathaniel Copper of Burnstown
Vice President - Leonard Bowden of New Castle, R. F. D.
Secretary - Miss Mary Copper of Harlansburg
Treasurer - George Burns of Burnstown
Historian - R. C. Copper of Princeton
The next reunion is to be held the second Thursday of August, 1914, at the same place. Relatives from this city,
Moravia, Harlansburg, and North Sewickley, were present.
As people in the picture below can be identified their names
will be posted
ca 1938 Copper Family Reunion held at Princeton, PA
Charlie Copper Homestead on Copper Road
> Top row, on left, tall man in dark suit is Frank Edwin McELWAIN
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