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Anna Judson Loper French
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Birth: 1873
Newton County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Sep. 8, 1947
Jackson County
Alabama, USA

Anna who was a musical genius, graduated from the Mississippi School for Women in Indian Territory. Her father A.F. Loper was a dry goods merchant with his brother.As merchants, the Loper brothers had to maintain the board walk in front of their store as well as the eave from the store covering the board walk. A.F. was repairing the eave when two thugs, who were drunk, fell out in the street and held the last quick draw public gun fight east of the Mississippi River. One of the shots went wild and hit A.F. Loper. He fell from the eave and was killed. The folks of Newton hung the gunman at sunset.
Anna played piano at a revival for Neil French, they fell in love and married, December 6, 1900 in Newton County, Mississippi.
Written by graandson R.B. French 
Family links: 
  Absolom Franklin Loper (1848 - 1890)
  Margarete T. Morgan Loper (1852 - 1886)
  Neil Robert French (1861 - 1939)*
  Robert Bryant French (1901 - 1972)*
  Floyd Carlton French (1910 - 1997)*
  Floyd Loper (1870 - 1938)*
  Anna Judson Loper French (1873 - 1947)
  James Frank Loper (1875 - 1976)*
  Lula Loper Davis (1878 - 1958)*
  Mary Bishop Loper Gould (1881 - 1947)*
  Samuel Carr Loper (1885 - 1966)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Beside historic tree #13 and husband Neil
Gurley Cemetery
Madison County
Alabama, USA
Created by: Anita Bennich Penn
Record added: Nov 28, 2010
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Anna Judson <i>Loper</i> French
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Anna Judson <i>Loper</i> French
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