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Rev Elijah Roper
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Birth: Apr. 7, 1840
Pickens County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 19, 1907
Jasper
Pickens County
Georgia, USA

Rev Elijah Roper first joined Mt. Vernon then Yellow Creek Church. He was Licensed to preach in 1876 and Ordained into the Ministry in 1879.

His parents were Rev. Ytre Lewis & Malinda (Edens) Roper.

During his ministry he pastored:

Ophir (3-times)
Mt. Vernon (3-times)
Goshen (twice)
New Hope (D)
Yellow Creek (3-times)
Concord
Conns Creek
Juno
Bethel(D)(twice)
Sweetwater
 
 
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 Parents:
  Tyre Lewis Roper (1805 - 1877)
  Malinda S Edens Roper (1805 - 1872)
 
 Spouse:
  Arminda Satterfield Roper (1844 - 1925)*
 
 Children:
  B F Roper*
  Sarah E. Lawson (1863 - 1933)*
  Mary Malinda Roper Ridings (1865 - 1923)*
  Martha V. Roper Ridings (1867 - 1886)*
  James Lewis Roper (1869 - 1964)*
  Nancy Janet Roper Bentley (1870 - 1949)*
  Vashti M Roper (1871 - 1886)*
  Samuel Burdine Roper (1876 - 1889)*
  Thomas A. Roper (1878 - 1951)*
  Lucinda Hill (1880 - 1951)*
  Ida Susan Roper Bannister (1888 - 1980)*
 
 Siblings:
  Rachell Roper Gillespie (1828 - 1890)*
  Rebecca Carlton Roper Lewis (1832 - 1908)*
  Jesse E. Roper (1835 - 1903)*
  Samuel Roper (1837 - 1887)*
  Elijah Roper (1840 - 1907)
  Anna Madison Roper Satterfield (1843 - 1912)*
  Mary Obedience Roper Sutherland (1848 - 1906)*
  Vashti Roper Jones (1852 - 1898)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Yellow Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Jasper
Pickens County
Georgia, USA
 
Maintained by: Rg
Originally Created by: Julia Ather
Record added: Apr 05, 2010
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Rev Elijah Roper
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Rev Elijah Roper
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Rev Elijah Roper
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-Anonymous
 Added: Mar. 7, 2015

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 Added: Jul. 1, 2011
 
 
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