Joseph TRAPNELL, IV[1, 2]

Male 1871 - 1922  (51 years)


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  • Name Joseph TRAPNELL, IV  [3
    Suffix IV 
    Born 21 Jun 1871  Charles Town, W. Va. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Joseph Trapnell III Home, Charles Town, WV
    Joseph Trapnell III Home, Charles Town, WV
    Built by Joseph Trapnell III in 1870
    Gender Male 
    Birth 21 Jun 1871  Charles Town, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1900  Yonkers Ward 6, Westchester, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 11 Nov 1922  Chatham, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Death 12 Nov 1922  Charles Town, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Obituary From Farmers Advocate in Charles Town:

    Death of Joseph Trapnell

    The death of Mr. Joseph Trapnell at his home in Chatham, New Jersey, after a brief illness Sunday night last was a grievous shock to his friends and relatives in Charles Town, where he was born and grew to manhood. His death is the first in a family of seven brothers, sons of the late Joseph Trapnell, of Charles Town. He had been in business in New York since finishing school, and was 52 years of age He is survived by his wife, who was formerly Miss Laura Kennedy, of Charles Town, and seven children. He is also survived by his mother, who lives in Charles Town, and by six brothers and two sisters, Mr. Jack Trapnell and Miss Rebecca Trapnell, of Charles Town; Mrs. Harry Kloman, of Fargo, North Dakota; and Messrs. Ben and White Trapnell, of New York; William Trapnell in Weston W. Va; Tom in Washington, and Rev. Richard Trapnell in Wilmington, Delaware.

    Funeral services were conducted at Chatham on Tuesday, after which the remains were brought to Charles Town. Interment was made in Zion churchyard at 4 o’clock Wednesday afternoon, the commitment service being read by Rev. C. H. Goodwin. 
    Occupation Lawyer/businessman 
    Religion Episcopalian 
    Buried Zion Church, Charles Town, W. Va. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Trapnell Marker
    Trapnell Marker
    Trapnell marker, Zion Cemetery, Charles Town, WV
    Person ID I3028  Hugh Byrne and Nanette Asimov Lines
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2013 

    Father Joseph TRAPNELL, III,   b. 1 Sep 1842, Annapolis, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1912, Charlestown, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Holmes WHITE,   b. 4 May 1845, Charlestown WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1931, Charles Town, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 20 Nov 1866  Charlestown, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Photos
    Joseph Trapnell & his seven sons
    Joseph Trapnell & his seven sons
    Back: Thomas Tidball, Nathan White, William, Richard. Front: Joseph, John, Benjamin
    Jack, Becca, Little Becca, Tom
    Jack, Becca, Little Becca, Tom
    Joseph Trapnell III Home, Charles Town, WV
    Joseph Trapnell III Home, Charles Town, WV
    Built by Joseph Trapnell III in 1870
    Albums
    Trapnell Family
    Trapnell Family (162)
    Descendants of Joseph Trapnell
    Family ID F76  Group Sheet

    Family Laura Virginia KENNEDY,   b. 21 Aug 1870, Charles Town, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1963, Baltimore, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 5 Nov 1895 
    Children 
     1. Laura Kennedy TRAPNELL,   b. 21 Aug 1896, Jefferson County, WV, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1981, Hoboken, Hudson, NJ, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. Joseph TRAPNELL,   b. 22 Apr 1898, Yonkers, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1963, Baltimore, MD, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     3. Walter Scott Kennedy TRAPNELL,   b. 13 Mar 1900, Yonkers, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1952, Canal Zone Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     4. Thomas John Hall TRAPNELL,   b. 23 Nov 1902, Yonkers, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 2002, Fort Belvoir, Fairfax, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years)
     5. William Holmes TRAPNELL,   b. 19 Jan 1905, Yonkers, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1973, Manakin Sabot, Goochland, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     6. Franklin Waters TRAPNELL,   b. 13 Aug 1907, Charles Town, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1971, Cavello Cliff, Somerset, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     7. Eleanor Millicent TRAPNELL,   b. 7 Sep 1912, Upper Montclair, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 2004, Bon Secours Hospital, Baltimore, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Photos
    Waters, Billy, Hall, Scott, Laura, and Joe Trapnell circa 1910 (1)
    Waters, Billy, Hall, Scott, Laura, and Joe Trapnell circa 1910 (1)
    Eleanor, Laura, and William Trapnell
    Eleanor, Laura, and William Trapnell
    Trapnell children
    Trapnell children
    Laura (Rawlings), Joseph, Scott and Trap (Thomas John Hall)
    Albums
    Trapnell Family
    Trapnell Family (162)
    Descendants of Joseph Trapnell
    Family ID F2169  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Jun 1871 - Charles Town, W. Va. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 21 Jun 1871 - Charles Town, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1900 - Yonkers Ward 6, Westchester, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Nov 1922 - Chatham, New Jersey Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 12 Nov 1922 - Charles Town, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Zion Church, Charles Town, W. Va. Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S13] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004), Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900.T623, 1854 rolls. Westchester, New York, ED 144, roll T623 1178, page 6A..

    2. [S72] Joseph Trapnell Descendants, Frederica Holmes Trapnell, (1964).

    3. [S305] Sally Trapnell Warthen Tree.

    4. [S546] Death of Joseph Trapnell.

    5. [S33] Byrne.FTW, Date of Import: Feb 20, 2005.

    6. [S57] Frederica Holmes Trapnell notes, Frederica Holmes Trapnell, (Various letters, charts, notes 1940s-1990s), Joseph Trapnell fan chart.




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