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Bertha May "Bertie" Stoops Caplinger
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Birth: Apr. 8, 1872
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 1934
Fort Wayne
Allen County
Indiana, USA

(1)Marr: ca 1888 to Melvin W. Caplinger
6 Ch: Harley Spencer, Lulu E. E. J., Tonise "Thomas" J., Esco, Irena Catherine, James Howard Chenowetch "Jack" Caplinger
(2)Marr: 07 May 1916 Springfileld, OH
to Jacob Lawrence Malott

Note: Died & Buried under Caplinger surname

Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette - July 21, 1934
CAPLINGER
Mrs. Bertha Caplinger, 55, died at 10:50 o'clock Friday evening at her home at 1236 East Wayne street, following an illness of several months. Born at May Hill, OH, she resided here 15 years. Survivors include three sons, Harley of this city, Tonise of Bryan, O, and Howard Caplinger of Dayton, O., a daughter, Mrs. Irene Wilson of this city, a sister, Mrs. Catherine Vinsonhaler, living in California, and two brothers, Charles Stoops and David Stoops of this city. The body was removed to Mungovan & Sons funeral chapel.

Note: son Tonise was a.k.a. Thomas, son Howard was a.k.a. Jack. Bertha was actually 62 yrs. old at the time of her death, not age 55 as given in her obituary. 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob Samuel Stoops (1845 - 1906)
  Alice Jane Campbell Shoemaker (1844 - 1932)
 
 Spouses:
  Jacob L. Malott (1883 - 1969)
  Melvin W. Caplinger (1867 - 1951)*
 
 Children:
  Harley Spencer Caplinger (1889 - 1972)*
  Lulu E.E.J. Caplinger (1894 - 1912)*
  Thomas J. Caplinger (1895 - 1984)*
  Esco Caplinger (1897 - 1900)*
  Irena Catherine Caplinger Myers (1900 - 1942)*
  James Howard Chenowetch Caplinger (1902 - 1951)*
 
 Siblings:
  Kathryn Eliza Stoops Barthelemy (1866 - 1943)*
  David Alexander Stoops (1869 - 1948)*
  Bertha May Stoops Caplinger (1872 - 1934)
  Charles William Stoops (1888 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ferncliff Cemetery
Springfield
Clark County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Lot 20, Sec. N, R6, G10
 
Created by: John & Charlene Patterso...
Record added: May 31, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27220120
Bertha May Bertie <i>Stoops</i> Caplinger
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Bertha May Bertie <i>Stoops</i> Caplinger
Added by: John & Charlene Patterson
 
Bertha May Bertie <i>Stoops</i> Caplinger
Added by: John & Charlene Patterson
 
 
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