Ernest Tremper1

#1670, (24 June 1914 - 9 April 1946)
Relationship1st cousin of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*William David Tremper1 (1871 - 1928)
Mother*Sarah Amanda Byers1 (1874 - 1948)
Birth*24 June 1914He was born on 24 June 1914 at Warrick Co., IndianaG; (twin of Vernon.)1,2 
12 January 1920He appeared on the census of 12 January 1920 in the household of William David Tremper and Sarah Amanda Byers at 534 Poplar Street, Boonville, Boon Twp., Warrick Co., IndianaG.3 
2 April 1930He appeared on the census of 2 April 1930 in the household of Sarah Amanda Byers at Boonville, Boon Twp., Warrick Co., IndianaG.4 
Death*9 April 1946He died on 9 April 1946 at St. Mary's Hospital, Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., IndianaG, at age 31.5 
Burial*11 April 1946He was buried on 11 April 1946 at Maple Grove Cemetery, Boonville, Warrick Co., IndianaG.2 


  1. [S235] Opal B. Phillips and Carrie S. Hart, They Came to Warrick Co., In.: the Revolutionary War soldiers and patriots buried in Warrick County, Indiana and some of their descendents (Warrick Co., Indiana: Captain Joseph Warrick Chapter, D.A.R., 1976), p. 701, entry for William Williams.
  2. [S1628], online, standing grave marker. Ernest Tremper, Jun. 24, 1914 – Apr. 9, 1946; inscription: Indiana Seaman 2 Cl. U.S.N.R. World War II. Maple Grove Cemetery. Memorial 59680500, created by Karen Nance / ladyN70, photo added by ladyN70.
  3. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census. William as "David" (48), owns home, coal miner; Sarah as "Amanda" (45).
  4. [S7] 1930 U.S. Federal Census. Amanda (54), widow.
  5. [S1672] Indiana Death Certificates 1899-2011, Indiana State Board of Health, Death Certificates, 1900–2011, 1946, Roll 5, img. 1322/2959. Reg. No. 13366, Local No. 415. Ernest Tremper, b. IN, son of Wm David Tremper and Sarah Byers, both b. IN; husb. of Opel Tremper, res. 318 Cass Ave., Evansville IN, ex Navy seaman; d. 9 Apr 1946, St. Mary's Hospital, Evansville, age 31y 9m 15d, possible skull fracture (inquest) auto accident; inf. Raymond Tremper; bur. Maple Grove Cemetery 11 Apr 1946, online