Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Lippincotts in:
 • Shelton Cemetery
 • Shelton
 • Buffalo County
 • Nebraska
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
James William Lippincott
Birth: May 31, 1876
West Newton
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 14, 1950
Merrick County
Nebraska, USA

From the Grand Island Daily Independent Monday, Oct 16, 1950 - Falls from Scaffold at Home of Grandson Near Central City. James William "Will" Lippincott, 74 of Gibbon, Nebraska died Saturday afternoon, the 14th as a result of a fall from scaffolding at the farm home of his grandson, Dick Lippincott, near Central City. He was helping erect a farm building at the time of the accident. Death came almost instantly as he landed on a cement surface. Funeral services for the farmer and feeder will be held Wednesday afternoon at the Baptist church in Gibbon. The rev. R. S. Kauffroath, pastor of the District 22 United Bretheren church, and the Rev. H. W. Dickerson, local Baptist pastor, will officiate. Burial is to be in the Shelton cemetery.

The son of James and Mary Lippincott, he was born May 31, 1878, at West Newton, Pa. The family settled on a farm south of Shelton in 1878. He married Annie Mary Vohland Sept. 29, 1898. They had the following children: Harvey Richard L., James Lawrence L., Velma Loraine L., and Harold William L. The couple farmed near Shelton and then homesteaded in Brown county, living there until 1908 when they moved to Lyman, NE. Mrs. Lippincott died June 1, 1922, there. Mr. Lippincott continued to make Lyman his home until 1932 when he married Mrs. Phillipena Zimmerman, sister of the first Mrs. Lippincott. They had lived at Gibbon since that time.

Survivors include his second wife, his three sons, Harvey Richard L. of Gibbon, James Lawrence L. and Harold William L. of Lyman, and a daughter, Mrs. Velma L. Shaw (Kenneth) of Henry, Nebr. One daughter, Altha Louise, and his wife, Annie Mary had preceded him in death.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Foreman Lippincott (1846 - 1922)
  Jane Smith Vance Lippincott (1851 - 1911)
 
 Spouses:
  Anna Phillepena Vohland Zimmerman (1875 - 1967)
  Anna Mary Vohland Lippincott (1879 - 1922)*
 
 Children:
  Harvey Richard Lippincott (1900 - 1986)*
  James Lawrance Lippincott (1902 - 1991)*
  Altha Louise Lippincott (1905 - 1907)*
  Velma Lippincott Shaw (1909 - 1982)*
  Harold William Lippincott (1912 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  John David Lippincott (1868 - 1954)*
  Mary Catherine Lippincott Wolverton (1869 - 1909)*
  Joseph Henderson Lippincott (1871 - 1871)*
  Mertle Lousetta Lippincott (1874 - 1875)*
  James William Lippincott (1876 - 1950)
  Charles Rush Lippincott (1878 - 1920)*
  Abbigail Jane Lippincott Buck (1880 - 1968)*
  Kimber Augustus Lippincott (1885 - 1972)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Shelton Cemetery
Shelton
Buffalo County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Lot 135
 
Maintained by: Jerry L. Lippincott
Originally Created by: Kay Cynova
Record added: Apr 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51489099
James William Lippincott
Added by: Jerry L. Lippincott
 
James William Lippincott
Added by: Kay Cynova
 
James William Lippincott
Added by: Kay Cynova
 
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
This page is sponsored by: Jerry L. Lippincott

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service