Ida B Frank1

#4636, (12 May 1880 - 10 May 1978)
Father*Samuel Clinton Frank2 (1867 - 1933)
Mother*Isophene Harkey3 (c 1858 - )

Family 1

Charles Ball b. c 1872, d. b 1920

Family 2

John J Tremper b. 1875, d. 1962
Child 1.John Clinton Tremper+ (1922 - 2008)
Her married name was Ball.4 
Her married name was Tremper.1 
Birth*12 May 1880She was born on 12 May 1880 at Spencer Co., IndianaG.1 
7 June 1900She appeared on the census of 7 June 1900 in the household of Samuel Clinton Frank and Isophene Harkey at Cloverport Dist., BreckinridgeCo., KentuckyG, age 20, b. IN May 1880.5 
Marriage*circa 1907She married Charles Ball circa 1907 at Vanderburgh Co., IndianaG; Bell or Ball, see citations.6,7 
21 April 1910She and Charles Ball appeared on the census of 21 April 1910 at Magisterial Dist. 2, BreckinridgeCo., KentuckyG; (nei. Clinton and Isophene Frank, fam. 55.)8 
Marriage*6 March 1921She married John J Tremper, son of David Rusk Tremper and Rachel E. Williams, on 6 March 1921 at Warrick Co., IndianaG.9 
8 April 1930She and John J Tremper appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 at Boonville and Pelzer Road, Boon Twp., Warrick Co., IndianaG.10 
2 May 1940She and John J Tremper appeared on the census of 2 May 1940 at Crowville Road, Boon Twp., Warrick Co., IndianaG.11 
Death*10 May 1978She died on 10 May 1978 at St. Mary's Medical Center, Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., IndianaG, at age 97.12 
Burial*13 May 1978She was buried on 13 May 1978 at Midway Cemetery, Midway, Spencer Co., IndianaG.13,12 


  1. [S540] Broyles Family Tree, kristenmfiore, owner, online \\, no source or parents given. Hereinafter cited as Broyles FT.
  2. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census. Thorncreek, Warrick, IN; hh incl. Ida Ball (39), widow and her son Duard (2).
  3. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census.
  4. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Dist. 2, Breckinridge, KY; Ida and son Duard (2).
  5. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. Samuel C (43), b. IN Mar 1857, father b. KY, farmer; Josephine A (42), b. IN Oct 1857, father b. KY, mother b. IN, 6 children, 5 living; marr. 21 yrs.
  6. [S30] Indiana Marriages 1780-1992 [index], online, Ida B. Frank, age 26, b. 12 May 1880, dau. of Isafene Hanker and S. E. Frank; and Charles Ball, b. 25 Nov 1869, son of N. J. Ball and Matilda Frank; marr. Vanderburgh Co. IN, 15 Aug 1906. FHL Film Number 1479322, reference ID 299.
  7. [S198] Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 [database], Jordan Dodd, Liahona Research and Works Progress Administration, compilers, online, Ida B Frank and Charles Bell, marr. 15 Aug 1906. Vanderburgh Co. IN, Index to Marriage Records 1846 - 1920 Inclusive, W. P. A. Original record located County Clerk's Office, Book 28, p. 299.
  8. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Charles (38), b. and father b. KY, mother b. IN, farmer; Ida (29), b. KY, parents b. IN, 1 child, living; marr. 3 yrs.
  9. [S648] Indiana Marriages 1811-1959/2007/2019 (index and images), online, Warrick Co., 1919-1922, Vol. 18, p. 229, img. 146/237. John J Tremper, wid. 28 Nov 1919, b. Warrick Co. IN, 6 Apr 1875, son of David R. Tremper, b. OH, engineer, dec., and Rachel Williams, b. Warrick Co. IN, housekeeper, dec.; and Ida B. Ball, div. Feb 1921, b. Spencer Co. IN 12 May 1880, dau. of Samuel C Frank, b. Spencer Co. IN, farmer, res. Boonville IN, and Isaphene Harder[?], b. Spencer Co. IN, housekeeper, res. Boonville IN; lic. Warrick Co., 4 Mar 1921, marr. Warrick Co., 6 Mar 1921, by Rev. James M. Hedges.
  10. [S7] 1930 U.S. Federal Census. John (55), b. and parents b. IN [sic], trackman for coal stripper; Ida (49), b. and parents b. IN.
  11. [S346] 1940 U.S. Federal Census. John (65), coal mine tippleman; Ida (59).
  12. [S1672] Indiana Death Certificates 1899-2011/2017, Indiana State Board of Health, Death Certificates, 1900–2011, 1978, roll 7, img. 1345/3034. State No. 78-019338, Local No. 928. Ida B Tremper, b. KY 12 May 1880, dau. of Clint Frank and Isophene [sic] Hawkins, wid., housewife, res. 824 N. Third St., Boonville, Warrick Co. IN; d. St. Mary's Medical Center, Evansville IN, 10 May 1978, age 97, respiratory arrest; inf. John C Tremper, RR 3, Boonville IN; bur. Midway Cemetery 13 May 1978, online
  13. [S1628], online, small ground marker. Ida B Tremper, 12 May 1880 - 10 May 1978. Narrative: Ida B Frank Tremper; dau. of Samuel Clinton Frank (1857 - 1933), Isophene Harker Frank (1857 - 1933); wife of John J Tremper (1875 - 1962); children Duard Dehay Ball (1908 - 1978), John Clinton Tremper (1922 - 2008). Surviving are sons, John C. Tremper & Duard Ball, both of Boonville; a stepson, Robert Tremper of Jeffersonville; a stepdaughter, Mrs. Carrie Jessie of Stewartsville & seven grandchildren, great grandchildren & great-great-grandchildren. Memorial 52352562, created by Linda Dunlap, maintained by Madeline Welch, photo added by Wayne Baird Bond.