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Mt. Hope Cemetery
Perry County, Missouri


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Daniel E. Abernathy, born 1790-1800; died October 28, 1849 in Perry County, Missouri.  He married Susan Manning June 22, 1830.  She was the daughter of Mark MANNING and Margaret HEARD.  

Daniel and Susan Manning Abernathy had no children.  His estate, which was left to his wife, consisted of 80 acres of land and five slaves: Tisha, Mary Jane (Jemima), Columbus, Monroe and Margaret.

Will
Daniel Abernathy


Susan Manning, born 1807 in Missouri; died November 07, 1887 in Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of Mark MANNING and Margaret HEARD.  She married (1) Daniel E. Abernathy June 22, 1830.  She married (2) Thomas Twyman October 01, 1850 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of James Twimann and Theresa Jane James.  

She outlived both husbands, and had no children of her own, though she raised a number of orphaned nieces and nephews.  She is buried next to her first husband, Daniel Abernathy.

Guardian Bond  Will
Susan Manning Abernathy Twyman


Mary Laura Klump, born August 26, 1870 in Perry County, Missouri; died March 11, 1922 in Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of Ferdinand KLUMP and Christina DUERR.  She married Jules F. Chappius 1891.  He was the son of John Claudius Chappius and Louisa Manche.

Will of Jules Chappius  Estate of Laura Klump Chappius
Jules and Laura Mary Klump Chappius


Ora Mary Thorpe, born April 18, 1878 in Perry County, Missouri; died March 15, 1936 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of Joel Calvin THORPE and Margaret Catherine MANNING.  She married Joseph Emanuel Comte October 19, 1897 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of Emmanuel Comte and Mary-Philomena Gramonte.

Ora Mary Thorpe Comte was struck by a car on St. Joseph St. in Perryville and died from her injuries.  The accident was said to be unavoidable.
Joseph and Ora Mary Thorpe Comte


Augustus Doerr, born May 16, 1835 in Perry County, Missouri; died November 10, 1905 in Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of Andrew DOERR and Christina DOERR.  He married Mary-Eveline Entler April 28, 1867 in Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of George W. Entler and Anna Rebecca Staley.

After the death of his brother, Philip Doerr in 1866, Augustus Doerr became the guardian of Philip's minor children.  19 Jun 1905, Augustus Doerr made his last will and testament, leaving all his property to his wife, Mary E. Doerr.  

Guardian Bond  Obituary
Augustus Doerr


Mary-Eveline Entler, born March 18, 1839 in Illinois; died October 10, 1919 in Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of George W. Entler and Anna Rebecca Staley.  She married (1) Robert Logan Phillips May 22, 1862.  She married (2) Augustin Doerr April 28, 1867 in Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of Andrew DOERR and Christina DOERR.

Mary Eveline Entler Doerr


Philip Henry DOERR, born February 13, 1822 in Hesse-Nassau, Prussia; died December 04, 1861 in Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of Andrew DOERR and Christina DOERR.  He married Mary-Theresa MICHAELS May 18, 1845 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of James MICHAELS and Susannah LAYTON.

Philip Doerr was just 22 when both his parents died and he assumed the responsibility for raising his five younger brothers.  He married shortly after that and eventually had 10 children of his own.  

Will  Probate  Final Settlement  Administrator's Sale  
Philip Henry Duerr


Mary-Teresa Klump, born October 13, 1872 in Perry County, Missouri; died May 01, 1944 in Perryville, Missouri.  She was the daughter of Ferdinand KLUMP and Christina DUERR.  She married Francis J. Clovis Feltz Abt. 1900.  He was born August 14, 1872 in Missouri; died May 18, 1953 in Perryville, Missouri.  He was the son of Florenz Feltz and Mary Jeunet.

Clovis and Mary Theresa Klump Feltz


Linus C. Feltz, born July 29, 1911; died August 04, 1911.  Francis Joseph Feltz, born October 19, 1902 in Perry County, Missouri; died November 02, 1902.  Elmer Louis Feltz, born June 19, 1906 in Perry County, Missouri; died June 29, 1906.
They were the sons of Francis J. Clovis Feltz and Mary-Teresa Klump.

Linus, Francis, Louis Feltz


Byron Graff, born October 01, 1900 in Perry County, Missouri; died January 28, 1978 in prob. St. Louis, Missouri.  He was the son of Charles S. Graff and Eleanor Roxana "Hellena" Rankin.  He married Lunetta ----- (Graff).

Byron and Lunetta Graff


Charles S. Graff, born May 09, 1862 in Missouri; died July 02, 1901 in Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of John Graff and Emily J. Haas.  He married Eleanor Roxana "Hellena" Rankin Abt. 1882.  She was the daughter of Samuel E. RANKIN and Ellen M. KLINE.

Will
Charles S. Graff


Eleanor Roxana "Hellena" Rankin, born December 25, 1863 in Perry County, Missouri; died May 24, 1933 in prob. St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of Samuel E. RANKIN and Ellen M. KLINE.  She married Charles S. Graff Abt. 1882.  He was the son of John Graff and Emily J. Haas.

Hellena Rankin Graff


George Leonard Killian, born August 09, 1850 in Perry County, Missouri; died October 16, 1927 in Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of John Killian and Matilda Brewer.  He married Mary Victoria Burns October 29, 1882 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of James A. Burns and Elveretta PHILLIPS.

Biography
George Leonard Killian


Mary-Victoria Burns, born March 24, 1863 in Perry County, Missouri; died June 29, 1898 in Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of James A. Burns and Elveretta PHILLIPS.  She married George Leonard Killian October 29, 1882 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of John Killian and Matilda Brewer.

Mary Victoria Burns Killian was a sponsor at the baptism of her niece, Ora Mary Thorpe who is also buried in Mt. Hope Cemetery.
Mary Victoria Burns Killian


Felix Valentine Kline, born January 03, 1862 in Perry County, Missouri; died April 21, 1935 in Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of James Percy Kline and Catharine Tucker.  He married Mary-Isabella Brewer February 02, 1891 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  She was born February 02, 1864 in Perry County, Missouri; died December 04, 1943 in Perry County, Missouri.

Biography
Felix Valentine and Mary Isabella Brewer Kline


Joseph A. Kline, born March 30, 1838 in Perry County, Missouri; died February 15, 1865 in Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of William KLINE and Mary-Venecia MASSEY.  He married Susannah Tucker May 02, 1859.  She was the daughter of Gregory Tucker and Henrietta Chiles.

Joseph Kline


Alvin Joseph Klump, born October 10, 1904 in Perry County, Missouri; died September 17, 1955 in Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of Emil V. Klump and Emma Moll.  He married Helen Marie Lottes November 17, 1930 in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.  She was the daughter of John F. Lottes and Louis Elder.

Alvin Joseph Klump is a grandson of August Claude and Frances Hoffman Klump.
Alvin Klump


Andrew Klump, born February 04, 1866 in Perry County, Missouri; died January 11, 1900 in Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of Joseph Klump and Lydia Vessels.  He married Mary-Louise Chappius April 03, 1893 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of Joseph Casimir Chappius and Appolonia Mary Besand.

Andrew Klump was the grandson of Anton and Theresia Doll Klump.

Biography
Andrew Klump


August Claude Klump, born June 11, 1838 in Perry County, Missouri; died June 15, 1907 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of Anton KLUMP and Theresia DOLL.  He married Frances Hoffman April 18, 1864 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of John and Catherine Hoffman.

Biography   Will
August Claude and Frances Hoffman Klump


August KLUMP, born October 13, 1868 in Perry County, Missouri; died March 01, 1916 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of Ferdinand KLUMP and Christina DUERR.  He married (1) Emma Josephine Wilt May 01, 1900 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of Oswald Wilt and Mary-Josephine Colin.  He married (2) Martha Evelyn THORPE April 16, 1907 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of Joel Calvin THORPE and Margaret Catherine MANNING.

Obituary  Estate of minor children
August Klump


Emma Josephine Wilt, born April 13, 1881 in Perry County, Missouri; died January 13, 1902 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of Oswald Wilt and Mary-Josephine Colin.  She married August KLUMP May 01, 1900 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of Ferdinand KLUMP and Christina DUERR.

Emma Wilt Klump


Emanuel Sylvester Klump, born January 12, 1912 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri; died February 26, 1995 in Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of August KLUMP and Martha Evelyn THORPE.  He married Kathryn Bobo September 21, 1940 in St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri.

Emanuel Klump


Ferdinand KLUMP, born March 06, 1841 in Perry County, Missouri; died September 03, 1925 in Central Township, Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of Anton KLUMP and Theresia DOLL.  He married Christina DUERR August 29, 1865 in Perry County, Missouri.  She was born February 09, 1846 in Perry County, Missouri; died July 27, 1929 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of Philip Henry DOERR and Mary-Theresa MICHAELS.  

Photo of Christina Duerr Klump   Civil War Pension   Republican Obituary   Sun Obituary   Estate  
Ferdinand and Christina Duerr Klump


Frank Klump, born April 16, 1876 in Missouri; died January 04, 1940 in Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of August Claude Klump and Frances Hoffman.

Frank and Edna Klump


George Joseph Klump, born January 06, 1884 in Central Township, Perry County, Missouri; died October 25, 1963 in Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of Ferdinand KLUMP and Christina DUERR.

George and Louise Klump


John H. Klump, born July 24, 1879; died September 25, 1904.

John H. Klump


Mary Clara Klump, born April 05, 1886 in Central Township, Perry County, Missouri; died January 04, 1913.  Emmett Klump, born June 25, 1879 in Perry County, Missouri; died May 25, 1914 in Perry County, Missouri.  They were the children of Ferdinand KLUMP and Christina DUERR.

Mary Clara Klump and Emmett Klump


Mary Louise Chappius, born July 17, 1864 in Missouri; died October 24, 1942 in Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of Joseph Casimir Chappius and Appolonia Mary Besand.  She married Andrew Klump April 03, 1893 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of Joseph Klump and Lydia Vessels.

Mary Louise Chappius Klump


Theresia DOLL, born October 18, 1811 in Baden, Germany; died December 20, 1856 in Perry County, Missouri.  She married Anton KLUMP 1831 in Baden, Germany.

Theresia Doll Klump


Ellen M. KLINE, born Abt. April 1845 in Perry County, Missouri; died November 03, 1882 in Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of William KLINE and Mary-Venecia MASSEY.  She married Samuel E. RANKIN May 02, 1859 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of Samuel RANKIN and Elizabeth RICHARDSON.

Biography
Ellen Kline Rankin


Joseph Sanford Rankin, born January 07, 1885 in Saline Township, Perry County, Missouri; died April 21, 1940 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of Sanford Felix Rankin and Mary-Marcellina Watkins.  He married (1) Cora May Gardner 1907.  She was the daughter of Nicholas Gardner and Louise Spray.  He married (2) Gladys Leasch Abt. 1926.  She was the daughter of ----- Knott.

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Joseph S. Rankin


Samuel E. RANKIN, born December 02, 1832 in Parish of St. Helena, Louisiana; died October 05, 1914 in St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri.  He was the son of Samuel RANKIN and Elizabeth RICHARDSON.  He married Ellen M. KLINE May 02, 1859 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of William KLINE and Mary-Venecia MASSEY.

Biography
Samuel E. Rankin


Maria Smith, born February 04, 1839; died May 22, 1878 in St. Mary's Landing, Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of John Smith and Ann Tucker.  She married William Simon Riney January 31, 1864 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of Evarestus Riney and Ellen Kline.

Maria Smith Riney


Martha Ellen McCabe, born July 12, 1841 in Livingston Parish, Louisiana; died October 07, 1863 in Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of Thomas McCabe and Elizabeth RICHARDSON.  She married William Simon Riney 1856 in Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of Evarestus Riney and Ellen Kline.  Her stone is broken into two parts and the top half is partly buried.

Martha McCabe Riney




Sarah Ann French, born October 15, 1799 in Kentucky; died March 11, 1865 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of Joseph French and Mary-Ann Norris.  She married (1) Ezechiel Manning Abt. 1816.  He was the son of Joseph Manning and Mary Layton.  She married (2) Thomas Riney III November 23, 1824 in Missouri.

Sarah French Riney


Thomas Riney III, born February 11, 1784; died February 19, 1859 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  He married (1) Sarah Jane Duvall August 03, 1803 in Washington County, Kentucky.  He married (2) Sarah Ann French November 23, 1824 in Missouri.  She was the daughter of Joseph French and Mary-Ann Norris.

Thomas Riney


William Simon Riney, born December 12, 1834 in Perry County, Missouri; died November 25, 1876 in St. Mary's Landing, Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of Evarestus Riney and Ellen Kline.  He married (1) Martha Ellen McCabe 1856 in Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of Thomas McCabe and Elizabeth RICHARDSON.  He married (2) Maria Smith January 31, 1864 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of John Smith and Ann Tucker.

Probate records for minor children  Will of Evarestus Riney
William Simon Riney


Eulene Clara Sutterer, born December 17, 1913 in Perry County, Missouri; died March 29, 1914.  She was the daughter of William August Sutterer and Cora Agnes Klump.

Eulene Clara Sutterer


Cora Agnes Klump, born July 16, 1876 in Perry County, Missouri; died May 24, 1950 in Perry County, Missouri.  She was the daughter of Ferdinand KLUMP and Christina DUERR.  She married William August Sutterer Abt. 1900 in Perry County, Missouri.  He was the son of Frank Xavier Sutterer and Barbara Hornberger.

William and Cora Klump Sutterer

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