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George P Rupert

Birthdate: (103)
Birthplace: Bourbon, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 11, 1877 (103)
Auglaize, Ohio, United States
Place of Burial: Mercer, Ohio, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of George L. Rupert and Elizabeth Rupert
Husband of Lavina Rupert
Ex-husband of Catherine Rupert and Mary Margaret Rupert
Father of Jeremiah Rupert; Lewis Foster Rupert; George Willson Rupert; Benjamin Rupert; Elisabeth Adams and 13 others
Brother of Sarah Fancher

Occupation: Farmer
Managed by: Private User
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About George P Rupert

From Dee Nixon:

War of 1812 veteran. Enlisted in June 1814 at Washington, Ohio in Captain Conrad Flesher's Company of the Ohio Militia. Discharged in September, 1814 at Columbus, Ohio.

Land purchases:

Aug 7, 1812, from Jacob & Barbary Coil (sic) Fayette County, Ohio

from Francis Marion Rupert, 80 acres for $100, R4,T4, S30, S1/2 of NE1/4

Mar 27, 1824, from Joseph & Sophia Coil (sic) of Ross County, Ohio

Feb 21, 1856, from the Indiana RR Company, for $830, S1/2, E1/4, Sec. 30, Town 4, S of Range 4 East

Land sales:

Mar 14, 1823, George & Margaret sold the land purchased in 1812.

Oct 4, 1834, George & Lavina sold the land purchased in 1824.

Salem Township land to William Hussy.

Census Info:

1820 - Pioneer, farmer, Union Twp, Fayette Co, Ohio

1840 - Farmer, Jefferson Twp, Fayette Co, Ohio

1850 - Farmer, Salem Twp, Auglaize Co, Ohio

1860 - Farmer, Salem Twp, Auglaize Co, Ohio

1870 - Farmer, Salem Twp, Auglaize Co, Ohio

In 1979, his headstone was cleaned and moved to Spencerville Cemetery by Ted Earl Rupert and Kenny Ruck.

His move to Auglaize County, qualified his descendants to be classified as a First Family of Auglaize (Certificate #59).

Taken from Delphos Herald, Delphos, Ohio Thursday Nov. 22, 1877--

Death of Centenarian - George Rupert died at his residence in Salem township, Auglaize county, Ohio on the 11th day of November, aged 102 years. The deceased was born in Kentucky, was twice married and was the father of twenty children and seventy-three great-grandchildren. He served faithfully in the war of 1812.

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George P Rupert's Timeline

April 2, 1774
Bourbon, Kentucky, United States
March 3, 1814
Age 39
Fayette, Ohio, United States
March 3, 1814
Age 39
Fayette, Ohio, United States
Age 41
Fayette, Ohio, United States
Age 41
Fayette, Ohio, United States
April 15, 1821
Age 47
Fayette, Ohio, United States
August 5, 1826
Age 52
Fayette, Ohio, United States
August 28, 1828
Age 54
Fayette, Ohio, United States