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General Washington "Press" Roop
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Birth: Jul. 27, 1881
Powell
Knox County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Feb. 28, 1960
Knox County
Tennessee, USA

G.W. "Press" Roop lived in the Bell's Campground community of Anderson County. He was the husband of Bertha York. He was baptized into the Baptist faith later in life. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  General Coffee Roop (1850 - 1920)
  Eliza Unica Cooper Roop (1854 - 1928)
 
 Spouse:
  Bertha York Roop (1887 - 1968)*
 
 Children:
  Delmer N. Roop (1906 - 1979)*
  Olgie I Roop Davis (1908 - 2011)*
  G. Gaines Roop (1910 - 1987)*
  W Merl Roop (1913 - 1988)*
  Ethel Roop Clabough (1915 - 2001)*
  Edith Mae Roop Fowler (1917 - 1992)*
  Hazel R. Reagan (1919 - 1966)*
 
 Siblings:
  Surrilda Roop Marshall (1871 - 1956)*
  John W. Roop (1876 - 1932)*
  General Washington Roop (1881 - 1960)
  James Alexander Roop (1884 - 1941)*
  Catherine Rebecca Roop (1888 - 1889)*
  Lucy Mae Roop Kelley (1891 - 1963)*
  Henry C. Roop (1893 - 1895)*
  Jessie Etta Pilkay (1895 - 1975)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bookwalter Cemetery
North Knoxville
Knox County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Robbie Beam
Originally Created by: B Long
Record added: May 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26965840
General Washington Press Roop
Added by: B Long
 
General Washington Press Roop
Added by: B Long
 
General Washington Press Roop
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Added by: Daniel E. DeBusk
 
 
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