Person:Edward Strimple (1)

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  1. Edward Earl Strimple1919 - 1994
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  1. Edward Earl Strimple1919 - 1994
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Name Edward Earl Strimple
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 20 Nov 1919 Grantsville, Calhoun Co., West Virginia, United States
Death[2] 2 Dec 1994 Champion Twp., Trumbull Co., Ohio, United States

He appears to have been the son of Ruby (Knotts) (Cross) Strimple from her first marriage, and probably adopted by his step-father, Nelson Cecil Strimple, since he used the surname Strimple.

References
  1. United States. 1930 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication T626)
    Smith, Washington, Pennsylvania.

    Earle E Strimple, age 10, born in Ohio

  2. 2.0 2.1 Ohio, United States. Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2018. (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc., 2010).

    Edward E Strimple, born 20 Nov 1919 in West Virginia, United States, died 2 Dec 1994 in Warren, Trumbell, Ohio, United States
    mother's maiden name: Knotts

  3.   Obituary.

    CALHOUN CHRONICLE, Grantsville, WV 26147
    Compiled by Norma Knotts Shaffer

    1/5/1995
    STRIMPLE, EDWARD E.
    Edward E. Strimple, 75, of Champion, Ohio, died Friday, Dec. 2, 1994, in St. Joseph Riverside Hospital. He was born in Grantsville, a son of Nelson and Ruby Knotts Strimple. He retired in 1984 as a millwright in the coke plant at LTV Steel, where he had worked for 30 years. He was an Army veteran of World War II.

    Surviving are his wife, the former Ruth Tindall; five sons, Nelson C. of Strongsville, Ohio; Edward E. of Cascade, Barry L. and James B., both of Champion, and Robert A. of Rock Hill, S. C.; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. He was a nephew of R. J. Knotts, Jr., of Stumptown.

  4.   United States. 1940 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication T627).

    Earl Strimple, age 19, born in Ohio

  5.   United States. 1920 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication T625)
    Columbus, Franklin, Ohio.

    Rubie L Cross (roomer) age 21, born in Iowa, married
    son: Earl R Cross, age 2/12, born in Ohio

    It seems likely that this record is for Edward Earl and his mother, in spite of the inaccuracies, such as their birth places and the birth places given for their parents. The inaccuracies might be a result of Ruby attempting to hide from her husband.