|Birth: ||Oct. 19, 1863|
|Death: ||Oct. 18, 1927|
From the Columbiana Ledger Columbiana Ohio Thursday October 20, 1927
DIED - PROMINENT MAN DEAD - DANIEL RUPERT, FARMER OF UNITY TOWNSHIP HANGS SELF, TUESDAY AFTERNOON
NO KNOWN CAUSE FOR ACT
LEAVES WIDOW, TWO SONS, THREE SISTERS, THREE BROTHERS - AGED 63 YEARS, 11 MONTHS AND 29 DAYS - SERVICES AT HOME FRIDAY
Daniel Rupert, a prominent farmer, of Unity Township, near new Springfield, was found hanging in the hay mow of his barn, on Tuesday afternoon. He had been in the barn at the time when he was missed by the family, who found him hanging from a rope. There is no known cause for the act which made it all the more surprising.
He was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Rupert and was born near where he made his home. He was born on October 19, 1863 and had he lives until Wednesday of this week he would have been 64 years of age.
He is survived by Mrs. Rupert, two sons, Clarence H. of New Springfield; Morgan P. at home. Three sisters, Mrs. Emanuel Kibler, New Waterford; Mrs. David Essenwein and Mrs. James Macklin, of Unity Township. Two brothers, James, of Columbiana; Albert, of New Waterford and Walter R., of Hubbard. Two brothers passed away several years ago. He was a member of the Lutheran church.
Funeral services will be held, Thursday at two o'clock at the home, with Rev. Probst, officiating.
Obituary sent via R D Baith Nov 11, 2012
Photo provided by Susan Less Phillips Oct 30, 2011 and cropped from group family photo of Jacob and Maria Yarian Rupert by poster.
Note: Same photo posted to ancestry.com has this person identified as Walter Rupert. This is under study as May 2012 we have another photo of Walter Rupert identified.
Per 1902 map Unity Twp - Columbiana - lived on 21 acres listed as owned by D & C Rupert, property in 1870 map owned by J Macklin. Location believed to be on Beard Road bounded by Moses Sitler 50 acres farm.
1910 census and 1920 census Unity Twp Ohio he was living near Heck Road and Beard.
Name: Daniel F. Rupert
Death date: 18 Oct 1927
Death place: Unity Township, Columbiana, Ohio
Birthdate: 19 Oct 1863
Estimated birth year:
Birthplace: Unity Township, Columbiana, Ohio
Age at death: 63 years 11 months 29 days
Marital status: Married
Race or color: Caucasian
Burial date: 20 Oct 1927
Spouse's name: Alice Rupert
Father's name: Jacob Rupert
Father's birthplace: Columbiana County, Ohio
Mother's name: Mariah Yearian
Mother's birthplace: Columbiana County, Ohio
GSU film number: 1985157
Digital GS number: 4022051
Image number: 1222
Reference number: fn 60779
Collection: Ohio Deaths 1908-1953
Informant Clarence H Rupert Springfield Twp Ohio
Cause of death : Suicide by hanging himself in barn Unity Twp
Note: Death date 10 days before wife hung herself on Oct 28, 1927.
Jacob Rupert (1834 - 1905)
Maria Yarian Rupert (1838 - 1922)
Alice Clara Macklin Rupert (1867 - 1927)
Clarence Henry Rupert (1893 - 1934)*
Morgan Paul Rupert (1905 - 1973)*
Harriet Rupert Kibler (1861 - 1956)*
Walter Rupert (1862 - 1951)*
Daniel F Rupert (1863 - 1927)
Mary Alice Rupert (1865 - 1911)*
Albert L Rupert (1866 - 1955)*
Emma Ida Rupert Esenwein (1871 - 1951)*
James Harvey Rupert (1874 - 1959)*
Lilly Idella Rupert Macklin (1877 - 1969)*
Morgan John Rupert (1878 - 1900)*
New Springfield Lutheran Cemetery
Maintained by: J. Rupert
Originally Created by: Anne Rupert
Record added: Feb 11, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5203949