|Birth: ||Sep. 2, 1838|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Dec. 3, 1907|
David was born September 2, 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, my great-grandmother, 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.
Leah D Spring Draper (1844 - 1912)
Josephine Elizabeth Draper Jones (1869 - 1956)*
Lillie Draper Craighead (1871 - 1917)*
Ellsworth Elmer Draper (1879 - 1941)*
Peace Perfect Peace
In Loving Remembrance Of
Age 69ys 3ms 10ds
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.
Note: Thank You Note: We desire to thank our neighbors and friends for the kindness shown during the illness and after the death of our husband and father. Leah Draper and children.
New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery
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Originally Created by: Doris Dudley
Record added: Nov 07, 2010
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