Reuben Lafayette HARPER
Thelma ALSUP

Husband:  Reuben Lafayette HARPER
Birth:  24 May 1899, Bloomfield, Stoddard Co., Missouri
Death: 
(obituary) 10 Feb 1961, St. Louis, St. Louis Co., Missouri        
Burial:  13 Feb 1961, Bluff Cemetery, Stoddard Co., Missouri     (pic)
Father:  Thomas Marion HARPER
Mother:  Susan Rebecca PATRICK

Marriage:  17 Apr 1921, Bloomfield, Stoddard Co., Missouri

Wife:  Thelma ALSUP
Birth:  31 Jul 1903, Gray Ridge, Stoddard Co., Missouri
Death:  17 Jan 2000, Bloomfield, Stoddard Co., Missouri
Burial:  20 Jan 2000, Bluff Cemetery, Stoddard Co., Missouri     (pic)
Father:  Joseph H. ALSUP
Mother:  Lydia J. CLARK

Children:
1. Joseph Marion HARPER, b: 18 Mar 1922, Bloomfield, Stoddard Co., Missouri
2. Donald Jackson HARPER, b:  5 Dec 1923, Bloomfield, Stoddard Co., Missouri
3. Virginia Mae HARPER, b:  29 Jul 1925, Bloomfield, Stoddard Co., Missouri
4. Linda Yvonne HARPER, b: 27 Aug 1938, Bloomfield, Stoddard Co., Missouri
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Notes:

1930 Federal Census Data (T626_1248, Page 5B), Castor Township, Stoddard Co., Missouri,
                                                                                  Enumeration District: 2,  Enumeration Date: 24-Apr-1930, Family #89

 NAME

Relation

Rent Own

Sex

Col.

Age

M/S W/D

Mar. Age

In Sch

R / W

POB

Fa. POB

Mo. POB

Occupation

 HARPER, Ruben L

 Head

 

M

W

30

M

 

 

 

MO

 

 

  

              Thelma

 Wife

 

F

W

26

M

 

 

 

MO

 

 

 

              Joseph M

 Son

 

M

W

8

S

 

 

 

MO

 

 

 

              Donald J

 Son

 

M

W

6

S

 

 

 

MO

 

 

 

              Virginia M

 Daughter

 

F

W

4y 8m

 

 

 

 

MO

 

 

 

1940 Federal Census Data (T627_2159-0058, Page 26A), Castor Twp., Stoddard Co., Missouri,
                                                                          Enumeration District: 104-2, Enumeration Date: 18-Apr-1940, Family #157

 NAME

Relation

Sex

Age

M/S W/D

In
Sch

Gr.
Cmp.

POB

Occupation / Industry

 HARPER, Reuben L

 Head

M

40

M

 

8

WI

 Farmer

                Thelma

 Wife

F

36

M

 

8

MO

  

                Joseph M

 Son

M

18

S

X

H-1

MO

 Farmer

                Donald J

 Son

M

16

S

X

H-1

MO

 Farmer

                Virginia M

 Daughter

F

14

S

X

8

MO

 New Worker

                Linda Y

 Daughter

F

1

S

 

0

MO

  

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Sources:
1) Marriage:  Marriage Records of Stoddard County Missouri, Book 14, Page 57
2) Burials:  Cemeteries of Stoddard County Missouri, 1839 - 1992, Stoddard County Historical Society, Page 124