David Rusk Tremper1

#4631, (11 August 1900 - 4 May 1956)
Relationship1st cousin of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*John J Tremper1 (1875 - 1962)
Mother*Mary Jane "Molly" Hicks1 (1871 - 1919)
Birth*11 August 1900He was born on 11 August 1900 at Spencer Co., IndianaG.2,1 
9 May 1910He appeared on the census of 9 May 1910 in the household of John J Tremper and Mary Jane "Molly" Hicks at Grass Twp., Spencer Co., IndianaG.3 
12 September 1918He registered for the military draft on 12 September 1918 at Warrick Co., IndianaG.4 
2 January 1920He appeared on the census of 2 January 1920 in the household of John J Tremper at Higonia Road, Skelton Twp., Warrick Co., IndianaG.5 
3 April 1940He appeared on the census of 3 April 1940 at 3718½ Jewett Lane, North Bakersfield, Kern Co., CaliforniaG.6 
Death*4 May 1956He died on 4 May 1956 at Alameda Co., CaliforniaG, at age 55.7 


  1. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census.
  2. [S117] Indiana, WPA Birth Index, 1880-1920, online Ancestry.com, Tremper; Father: J; Mother: M Hicks; County: Spencer; Birth Date: 11 Aug 1900; Reference: Spencer County, Indiana, Index to Birth Records 1882 - 1920 Inclusive, Volume 1, Letters A - K Inclusive; Volume 2, Letters L - Z Inclusive, Book: R-7; Page: 43.
  3. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. John J (35), b. IN, Father b. OH, mother b. IN, farmer; Molly (37), b. and parents b. IN, 5 children, all living; marr. 13 yrs.
  4. [S1278] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, image viewed online FamilySearch.org or Ancestry.com. Serial no. 1472; A-1106; age a8, b. 11 Aug 1900; farming; employer and nearest relative John Tremper.
  5. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census. John D (44)., marr. [no spouse listed], farmer, b. IN, father b. OH, mother b. KY.
  6. [S346] 1940 U.S. Federal Census. David (39), single, b. IN, road project laborer.
  7. [S384] California Death Index, 1940-1997, online Ancestry.com, Original data: State of California. California Death Index, 1940-1997. Sacramento, CA, USA: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics, David Tremper, b. IN 11 Aug 1901, d. Alameda Co. 4 May 1956; mother maiden name Hicks; SSN 555098406.