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David Darwin Draper
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Birth: Sep. 2, 1838
New York, USA
Death: Dec. 3, 1907
Calwood
Callaway County
Missouri, USA

David was born September 1838, in New York, the son of Joseph and Polly (?) Draper. He had two sisters, Mary and Esther.

David Darwin Draper was the father of Ellsworth Draper, Josephine "Josie" Elizabeth Draper (Samuel) Jones and Lillie Draper (Samuel) Craighead, William Moval Draper, Myrtle Draper, Lydia Draper and the he was the husband of Leah Spring Draper, whom he married in 1868.

He was born in September 1838, in New York and came to Missouri and settled in Calwood in the 1800's. He was a farmer and had a large farm in Calwood.

He rests beside his wife, Leah, son, Ellsworth and a grandson, Rubin Elmer Draper. One of his daughters, Lillie Draper Craighead is buried at Ebenezer Babtist Church Cemetary and his other daughter, Josephine "Josie" Draper Jones is buried in Hillcrest Cemetary.

David died about 1910 in Calwood.

Partial Obit: D.D. Draper of Calwood died this week and was buried at Calwood.

He was a prominent citizen but because of a stroke had dropped out of active affairs for a few years. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Leah D Spring Draper (1844 - 1912)
 
 Children:
  Josephine Elizabeth Draper Jones (1869 - 1956)*
  Lillie Draper Craighead (1871 - 1917)*
  Ellsworth Elmer Draper (1879 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Call Not Back The Dear Departed-Anchored Safe ? Where Storms ?-On The Borderland She Left Him-Soon To Meet And Part No More-When We Leave This World Of Changes-When We Leave This World Of Care-We Shall Find Our Missing Loved Ones-In Our Fathers Mansion Join.
 
Burial:
New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery
Calwood
Callaway County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Marsha Williams Byrd of...
Originally Created by: Doris Dudley
Record added: Nov 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61246266
David Darwin Draper
Added by: Marsha Williams Byrd of Missouri
 
David Darwin Draper
Added by: Doris Dudley
 
David Darwin Draper
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- Marsha Williams Byrd of Missouri
 Added: Mar. 16, 2014

- Marsha Williams Byrd of Missouri
 Added: Oct. 16, 2013
Dear Great-great-grandpa. I love you and wish I could have met you.
- Marsha Williams Byrd of Missouri
 Added: Feb. 27, 2012
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