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Rex Orlando Copp
Birth: Apr. 3, 1903
Kansas City
Wyandotte County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jun. 3, 1939
Kansas City
Wyandotte County
Kansas, USA

Age 36 years and 2 months at the time of his death.

Rex is the only son of John Jr and Eppie (Mauk) Copp. He married Berniece Davis in 1923, they have four daughters: Catherine, Rexine, Lorene and Jackie.

Rex loved to travel, he visited 44 of the 48 states in the United States, Canada and Mexico before his death in 1939. He took his growing family on many of these trips.

At one time he was the editor of the "Weekly Philatelic Gossip". He had two articles written about him in the Kansas City KANSAN and one in the Kansas City STAR newspapers. His philatelic hobby was collecting first day air mail covers. He also liked to fly and had a great friend in Doctor John Brock, who took him flying many times. Before his death he worked for the United States Post Office.

He left a legacy for his descendants in the form of a Journal of his life and three photo albums.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Russell Copp (1875 - 1927)
  Penelope Clark Mauk Copp (1879 - 1942)
 
 Spouse:
  Berniece Catherine Davis Cheyney (1904 - 1992)
 
 Children:
  Catherine Monzella Copp Curran (1925 - 1976)*
  Rexine Martha Copp Masters (1927 - 2004)*
  Lorene Amanda Copp Smith (1930 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Florence Hamilton Copp (1901 - 1901)*
  Rex Orlando Copp (1903 - 1939)
  Blanche Monzella Copp Neville (1909 - 1995)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
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FATHER
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
Kansas City
Wyandotte County
Kansas, USA
 
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Record added: Mar 21, 2006
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