Charles E Tremper1

#1499, (8 April 1853 - 9 January 1937)
RelationshipGranduncle of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*John Lawrence Tremper1 (1803 - 1862)
Mother*Frances Elizabeth Rusk1 (1813 - 1855)


Sarah Jane Miller b. 1864
Child 1.Charles Wesley Tremper+2 (1883 - 1969)
Birth*8 April 1853He was born on 8 April 1853 at New Richmond, Ohio Twp., Clermont Co., OhioG.2,3 
after May 1855He removed with John Lawrence Tremper after May 1855 to Spencer Co., IN.4 
7 June 1860He was listed as a resident in Helen Tremper and William Alfred Abshire's household in the census report on 7 June 1860 at Newburgh, Ohio Twp., Warrick Co., IndianaG, age 6, b. OH.5
Marriage*29 November 1882He married Sarah Jane Miller on 29 November 1882.6 
13 June 1900He appeared on the census of 13 June 1900 at 45 Arthur Street, New Haven, Connecticut.3 
27 April 1910He and Sarah Jane Miller appeared on the census of 27 April 1910 at 45 Arthur Street, New Haven, Connecticut.7 
1930He and Sarah Jane Miller appeared on the census of 1930 at 45 Arthur Street, New Haven, Connecticut.8 
Death*9 January 1937He died on 9 January 1937 at St. Petersburg, Pinellas Co., FloridaG, at age 83.9 


  1. [S122] J. Douglas Leith and Priscilla (Tremper) Leith, "Daniel Tremper Pioneer Family of Jefferson County NY", 2011 (Auburndale, MA), online
  2. [S204] Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, online, Connecticut Society application for membership, National No. 24300, State No. 2091; descendant of Michael Tremper; application approved 22 Sep 1912.
  3. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. Charles E (47), b. OH Apr 1853, father b. NY, mother b. MD, machinist; Sarah J (35), b. CT Dec 1864, parents b. NY, 1 child, living; marr. 17 yrs.
  4. [S520] VWH, Children of Daniel and Arietta
    Of the five daughters, Catherine, Margaret and Anna Maria spent their lives in Clermont County. Two removed to Indiana. Leah and her husband William Allen were in Cincinnati by 1830, and in Spencer County, Indiana, by 1840, removing after their daughter Louisa was born in 1837. Elizabeth, the eldest child of Daniel and Arietta, with her husband Daniel Davis were in Spencer County by 1850.
    Leah's husband William Allen died in Spencer County in 1842 at about 41 years of age. He and Leah had six children. Leah then married George Young, and they had two sons. In the 1850 census for Spencer County, Leah's nephew Alexander, son of John Lawrence, was living with her family.
    Of the six sons, four - James, Johnston, Daniel, and William A - remained in Ohio. Michael was in Spencer Co. by 1855, the year he married Elizabeth Wood. John Lawrence was still in Clermont Co. in 1853, when his son Charles was born. His wife, Frances Rusk, died in 1855. Then, before 1860, John Lawrence removed to Spencer Co. That year, he was residing in the house of his daughter Helen and her husband Wilfred Albert Abshire. The three youngest of John Lawrence's children were also in the household. Another of his children, James Walker, was reported in the family of John Lawrence's sister Leah. Alexander, who was with the Youngs in 1850, had married and remained in Spencer County.
  5. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. Alfred (26), mill engineer, b. MO; Helen (20), b. OH.
  6. [S204] Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, online, CT chapter, Charles Wesley Tremper.
  7. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Charles E (55), b. OH, parents b. Hol. Germany, auto shop foreman; Sarah (47), b. CT, 1 child, living; marr. 28 yrs.
  8. [S7] 1930 U.S. Federal Census. Charles E (75), b. OH, father b. MD, mother b. NY [switched]; Sarah (65), b. CT, father b. NY, mother b. England.
  9. [S1412] Florida Deaths 1877-1939, online, Charles Edward Tremper, d. 09 Jan 1937, St. Petersburg, Pinellas, FL, age 82y 9m 1d; b. OH 08 Apr 1853, marr., spouse Sarah Jane Tremper, railroad foreman, res. New Haven CT; father John Tremper, b. Holland; mother Mary, b. unk; bur. New Haven CT, 12 Jan 1937.