Laura Ann Jeffries1,2

#1536, (circa 1814 - 1894)
Father*John Chapman Jeffries4 (c 1770 - 1853)
Mother*Deborah Starkweather3 (c 1780 - 1861)


Johnson Tremper b. 1809, d. 1887
Children 1.Alma Jeffries Tremper+16 (1831 - 1895)
 2.Louisa Malvina Tremper+16 (1834 - 1913)
 3.Daniel J. Tremper17 (1836 - 1845)
 4.Adelia Tremper+16 (1839 - 1875)
 5.Horace Bushnell Tremper17 (1841 - 1842)
 6.Cassius Clay Tremper17 (1843 - 1849)
 7.Charles Constantine Tremper17 (1846 - 1850)
 8.Dr. William Davis Tremper+13 (1851 - 1928)
 9.Robert Haines Tremper+18 (1853 - 1933)
 10.Allen Tremper13 (1860 - 1924)
Her married name was Tremper.1 
Birth*circa 1814She was born circa 1814 at New YorkG.5 
1820She appeared on the census of 1820 in the household of John Chapman Jeffries at Town of Aurelius, Cayuga Co., New YorkG; (neis. Shields, Crosby, Hoyt.)6 
Marriage*21 May 1830She married Johnson Tremper, son of Daniel Tremper and Ariette Kieffer, on 21 May 1830 at Clermont Co., OhioG.7,8 
1830She and Johnson Tremper appeared on the census of 1830 at New Richmond, Clermont Co., OhioG; (nei. John C Jeffries, age 60-69.)9 
Baptism7 August 1838She was baptized on 7 August 1838 at New Richmond Presbyterian Church, New Richmond, Clermont Co., OhioG.10 
1840She and Johnson Tremper appeared on the census of 1840 at Clermont Co., OhioG; (neis. Andrew Conner, Wm. Tremper, Samuel Collord, Daniel Tremper, James Tremper.)11 
29 October 1850She and Johnson Tremper appeared on the census of 29 October 1850 at Ohio Twp., Clermont Co., OhioG.12 
19 June 1860She and Johnson Tremper appeared on the census of 19 June 1860 at New Richmond P.O., New Richmond, Clermont Co., OhioG.3 
19 June 1880She and Johnson Tremper appeared on the census of 19 June 1880 at Ohio Twp., Clermont Co., OhioG.13 
Burial*1894She was buried in 1894 at Greenmound Cemetery, New Richmond, Ohio Twp., Clermont Co., OhioG.14,15 
Death*1894She died in 1894 at Clermont Co., OhioG.15,14 


  1. [S617] Clermont County Genealogical Society, compiler, Marriage Records of Clermont County, Ohio 1800–1850 (Evansville, IN: Unigraphic, 1979), online, img 219; Thomas Cole, J.P.
  2. [S208] Richard Hayman Tremper, A History of the Tremper and Jeffries Families (privately published, 1971), "As a young man, [Johnson Tremper] worked in the chair shop or factory of John Chapman Jeffries. Later he married Laura Ann Jeffries, a daughter of John C. Jeffries."
  3. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. Johnson (51), painter, b. NY; Laura (46), b. NY.
  4. [S368] Frank Munsell and Thomas P. Hughes, compilers, American Ancestry, twelve volumes (Albany, NY: Joel Munsell's Sons, 1887-1899), XI:61.
  5. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. age 46, b. NY.
  6. [S115] 1820 U.S. Federal Census. John C (45+); F (45+) [Deborah]; F (26-44) [poss. one of John's sisters]; f (10-14) [poss. Ann], 3 f (<10) [Laura Ann, Mary C, Amanda].
  7. [S617] Clermont County Genealogical Society, Marriage Records of Clermont County 1800–1850, p. 219, img. 232/256. Johnston Tremper and Laura Jeffries, marrr. 21 May 1830 by Thomas Cole, J.P.
  8. [S419] Ohio County Marriages, 1789-1994/1997/2013, index and images, online
  9. [S116] 1830 U.S. Federal Census. Johnston (20-29); F (15-19) [Laura].
  10. [S2402] New Richmond, Ohio Presbyterian Church Minute and Records 1821-1844 (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Presbyterian Historical Society), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, img. 296/334, p. 29, Baptisms. Mrs. Laura Ann Jeffries, bapt. 7 Aug 1838 by H Bushnell. Online
  11. [S54] 1840 U.S. Federal Census. Johnson [sic] (30-39); F (20-29) [Laura]; m (<5) [Daniel]; 2 f (5-9) [Alma, Louisa]; f (<5) [Adelia].
  12. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Johnson (42), painter; Laura (36).
  13. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Johnson (71); Laura (64).
  14. [S1628], online, large shared standing marker. Johnson Tremper 1809-1887 / Laura his Wife 1814-1894. Narrative: Johnson, 1809-1887; Laura Ann Jeffries, b. Auburn, Cayuga Co. NY, Dec 1814, dau. of John Chapman Jeffries (1769-1853) and Deborah Starkweather (1780-1861), d. New Richmond, Clermont Co. OH, 27 Apr 1891. Memorial 78809027, created by and photos added by gibrell, maintained by S Mac.
  15. [S229] Pamela Smith, Greenmound Cemetery, Ohio Township, Clermont County, Ohio, from Clermont County Genealogical Society on rootsweb (n.p.:, 2010), large shared standing marker. Johnson Tremper 1809-1887 / Laura his Wife 1814-1894. Hereinafter cited as Greenmound Cemetery CCGS.
  16. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census.
  17. [S122] J. Douglas Leith and Priscilla (Tremper) Leith, "Daniel Tremper Pioneer Family of Jefferson County NY", 2011 (Auburndale, MA), online
  18. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census.