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TRAPNELL, Frederica Holmes

TRAPNELL, Frederica Holmes[1, 2]

Female 1909 - 2004  (95 years)

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  • Name TRAPNELL, Frederica Holmes 
    Born 6 Jul 1909  Bluefield, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Education Graduate Randolph-Macon Womens College 1931  [3
    Education Library Science, Columbia University, 1932  [3
    Obituary Frederica Holmes Trapnell "Ricky" Of Wilmington, DE passed away July 13, 2004 after a brief illness.

    She was born in Bluefield, WV July 6, 1909, the eldest of 4 daughters and a son born to the Rev. Richard W. Trapnell, II and his wife, Evelina Tucker Trapnell. The family moved to Wilmington and Ricky attended Misses Hebbs' School and Wilmington High School before graduating from Chatham Hall School in Chatham, VA. She graduated from Randolph Macon Women's College in Lynchburg, VA, and held a graduate degree from Columbia University School of Library Service. She spent her working career at the DuPont Company as the head of the legal library, retiring in 1974. She was a lifetime member of the Virginia and the Jefferson County (WVA) Historical Societies.

    Ricky is survived by 10 nieces and nephews; as well as 26 great nieces and great nephews, who will all remember her great wit and family storytelling. Burial at the Zion Episcopal Church in Charles Town, WV will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to a charity of your choice.

    [published 07/15/2004] 
    Occupation Law Librarian, Du Pont Co. 1934-1974  [3
    Residence 1912  209 Tazewell, Bluefield, Mercer, WV, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 13 Jul 2004  Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Zion Cemetery, Charles Town, Jefferson, WV, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Frederica Holmes Trapnell & Anne White Trapnell (Hart)
    Trapnell Marker
    Person ID I1144  Hugh Byrne and Nanette Asimov Lines
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2012 

    Father TRAPNELL, Richard Watkins,   b. 16 Nov 1881, Charles Town, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1950, Wilmington, New Castle, DE, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother BEDINGER, Evelina Tucker,   b. 28 Apr 1884, San Antonio, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1973, Wilmington, New Castle, DE, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 26 Jun 1907  Anchorage, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Photos
    Evelina Tucker Bedinger Trapnell with Frederica Holmes Trapnell
    Evelina Bedinger Trapnell with Frederica Holmes Trapnell
    Albums
    Trapnell Family
    Trapnell Family (265)
    Descendants of Joseph Trapnell (1775-1870) and related lines
    Family ID F274  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Jul 1909 - Bluefield, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1912 - 209 Tazewell, Bluefield, Mercer, WV, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Jul 2004 - Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States of America Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Zion Cemetery, Charles Town, Jefferson, WV, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Valentine Trapnell, Rachel Trapnell, Fredereca Trapnell, Kent (unknown), Virginia Trapnell, Tucker Trapnell
    Frederica Holmes Trapnell
    Coles Trapnell and Frederica Trapnell

  • Sources 
    1. [S30] Biography and Genealogy Master Index, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005), Online publication - Ancestry.com. Biography & Genealogy Master Index (BGMI) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005.Original data - Gale Research Company. Biography and Genealogy Master Index. Detroit, MI, USA: Gale Research Company, 2005.

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

    3. [S305] Sally Trapnell Warthen Tree.

    4. [S518] Bluefield, W. VA., Directory, R.L. Polk, Trapnell Rev Richard W, rector Christ Episcopal Church h 209 Tazewell.

    5. [S122] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007), Online publication - Ancestry.com. Social Security Death Index [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2006.Original data - Social Security Adminisration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.




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