Charles Ransom Delap

Charles Ransom Delap

Male 1857 - 1945  (88 years)    Has more than 100 ancestors and more than 100 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Charles Ransom Delap 
    Relationshipwith Francis Fox
    Born 17 Jan 1857  Viroqua, Vernon Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 8 Feb 1945  Portland, Multnomah Co, OR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I101752  Geneagraphie
    Last Modified 30 Aug 2000 

    Father Hiram Delap,   b. 4 May 1828, Naples, Yates Co, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1901, Oak Grove, Polk Co, OR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Lucinda Bear Lamb,   b. 1833, Tippacanoe, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1872, Ontario, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 17 Apr 1852  Franklin, Vernon Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Siblings 8 siblings 
    Family ID F41365  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha Octavia Farrar,   b. 16 May 1860, Leesville, Henry Co, MO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1959, Salem, Marion Co, OR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years) 
    Married 29 Jun 1884  Klamath Falls, Klamath Co., OR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Truman Henry 'Tony' Delap,   b. 30 Oct 1885, Pine Grove, Klamath Co., OR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1974, Walnut Creek, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     2. Charles Floyd Delap,   b. 20 Oct 1887, Klamath Falls, Klamath Co., OR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1965, Klamath Falls, Klamath Co., OR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. Chester Hiram Delap,   b. 20 Oct 1887, Klamath Falls, Klamath Co., OR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1981, Klamath Falls, Klamath Co. OR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
     4. Perry Octavius Delap,   b. 14 Oct 1889, Klamath Falls, OR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1978, West Salem, Polk Co, OR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     5. Loyd Ransom Delap,   b. 7 Sep 1891, Klamath Falls, Klamath Co., OR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1950, Portland, Multnomah Co., OR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     6. Virgil Glenn Delap,   b. 29 Mar 1894, Klamath Falls, Klamath CO, OR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1991, Portland, Multnomah Co, OR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     7. Wilmoth Achsah Delap,   b. 18 Dec 1896, Klamath Falls, Klamath Co., OR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1988, Pendleton, Umatilla Co, OR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     8. Octavia Del (Tavy) Delap,   b. 17 Jul 1898, Klamath Falls, Klamath Co., OR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1978, El Cerrito, Contra Costa Co., CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     9. Ruth Marie Delap,   b. 11 Oct 1903, Klamath Falls, Klamath CO, OR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1997, Rock Creek Road, Sheridan, OR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2000 
    Family ID F41301  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • - 1945 - Portland, Multnomah Co., OR

      - Occupation

      Emigrated to California on the railroad as a young man 1 Jan 1879, (age
      21). Taught school two years. Came to Klamath County Oregon in 1883.
      Taught school for 18 years in Oregon. Homesteaded in Pine Grove, Klamath
      County OR. Opened a grocery store of 5th and Main in Klamath Falls in
      1900. Deputy Sheriff 1Aug 1904- 1 July 1908. Lived on Keno Road
      (Riverside) in early part of century along lake, small acreage with fruit
      trees, etc. Klamath Falls, OR. Teacher. Klamath County School
      Superintendant 1884-86, 1890-92, 1898-1902. Klamath County Clerk from
      about 1 July 1908-1 Jan 1933. Address in retirement: Alameda St. and 845
      Eldorado Street (Hot Springs Addition) in Klamath Falls (1924-1944). He
      and his wife Octavia, lived with Ruth, his daughter and her two sons in
      the last two years of his life: 1944-45, in Portland, OR. Ralph J. Turner
      (8-10 years old) read the bible to him and listened to his telling Aesop
      fables at that time. Died of cancer in the old Portland Adventist Hospital
      on Mt Tabor, Portland. His daughter Ruth said that his handwriting was
      not notable.

      Died at 10:05 a.m. in the Portland Sanitorium after a stay of 4 1/2 months
      of carcinoma of the prostate gland at agee 88 years 21 days. He had no
      social security number. Death Certificate gives his residence as 4334 NE
      32nd Place, Portland but that is wrong. He was living with Ruth Turner at
      SE 32nd Place when he was taken to the hospital. Informant is Virgil G.
      DeLap, who did live at that address.

      Lincoln Memorial Park


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