LeRoy M. Carpp1,2,3

ID# 18146, (1897 - bef 2003)
FatherAlbert J. Carpp6,1 (23 Jun 1853 - 23 Apr 1918)
MotherMary H. Rockhill4,1,5 (Aug 1865 - )

Key Events:

Birth: 10 Aug 1897, Yampa, Colorado7,8,9
Marriage: 12 Aug 1922, Flint, Genesee Co., Michigan, Violet B. Vasbinder (about 1901 - 14 Jun 1924)10
Marriage: 8 Mar 1927, Genesee Co., Michigan, Fern C. Glabe (15 Sep 1908 - 23 Jul 1998)11,12
Divorce: between 1934 and 1935, Fern C. Glabe (15 Sep 1908 - 23 Jul 1998)13
Marriage: before 1936, Vernica [surname unknown] (about 1894 -14,15 )
Death: before 200316
ChartsDescendants of Jakob and Anna Katharina Glebe

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     LeRoy M. Carpp was born on 10 Aug 1897 in Yampa, Colorado.7,8,9 He appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Rock Creek, Routt Co., Colorado, in the household of his parents, Albert J. Carpp and Mary H. Rockhill.6 He appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Oak Creek, Routt Co., Colorado, in the household of his parents, Mary H. Rockhill.5
     LeRoy registered for the draft for World War I on 24 Aug 1918, while living at 68 Mt. Vernon Ave, Grand Rapids, Michigan, reporting he was employed as a switchman by G. R. I. Railway.4
     LeRoy moved to Flint by 1921, when he was boarding at 1109 Burr Ct.17
     LeRoy married first Violet B. Vasbinder, daughter of Russell Vasbinder and Frances D'Arcy, on 12 Aug 1922 in Flint, Genesee Co., Michigan, with Rev. Lincoln Ostrander officiating.10
     His wife died on 14 Jun 1924 in Genesee Co., Michigan.18
     LeRoy married second Fern C. Glabe, daughter of Harvey Sebastian Glabe and Netta Lou Bess, on 8 Mar 1927 in Genesee Co., Michigan.11,12
     LeRoy and Fern appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Flint, Genesee Co., Michigan, at 1025 Simcoe Ave., enumerated 8 Apr 1930, reporting that they owned a home valued at $6,000, and owned a radio. It appears they were renting a portion of the home to Fred Noble and his wife, for $40 per month.2
     LeRoy and Fern were divorced between 1934 and 1935.13
     LeRoy married third Vernica [surname unknown] before 1936.14,15
     LeRoy and Vernica appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Flint Twp., Genesee Co., Michigan, at 3044 Bristol St., enumerated 17 Apr 1940, reporting they owned a home valued at $4,000. His adopted children, Harold and Onita, were listed as living with them.19
     He was a hammerman operating a drop forge, by 1922. In 1940 he was working as a hammerman at a Buick factory, reporting he had worked 40 hour the last week of March, and had worked 36 weeks in 1939, earning $2,800.20,21,19
     LeRoy died before 2003.16

Children:
     There were no children with Violet B. Vasbinder

Children:
     Children with Fern C. Glabe

LeRoy and Fern's two children were adopted.26
  • Harold D. Carpp22,23 (4 Dec 1920 - 3 Feb 2003)
  • Onita G. Carpp24,25 (4 Jan 1933 - 9 May 1979)

Children:
     There were no children with Vernica [surname unknown]

Citations

  1. [S3706] LeRoy M. Carpp and Violet B. Visbinder, return of marriages.
  2. [S3703] Roy M. Carpp household, 1930 U.S. Census, Genesee Co., Michigan.
  3. [S3707] Mary H. Carpp household, 1910 U.S. Census, Routt Co., Colorado, shows name as Le Roy M. Carpp, with "Le" apparently added in.
  4. [S3704] Roy M. Carpp, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
  5. [S3707] Mary H. Carpp household, 1910 U.S. Census, Routt Co., Colorado.
  6. [S3705] Albert J. Carpp household, 1900 U.S. Census, Routt Co., Colorado.
  7. [S3704] Roy M. Carpp, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, shows date, town, and state.
  8. [S3705] Albert J. Carpp household, 1900 U.S. Census, Routt Co., Colorado, shows month, year, age 2, and state.
  9. [S3706] LeRoy M. Carpp and Violet B. Visbinder, return of marriages, shows age 25, city and state.
  10. [S3706] LeRoy M. Carpp and Violet B. Visbinder, return of marriages, shows date, city, state, and officiant.
  11. [S3702] Flint Genealogical Society, online, "Genesee County Marriage Index to 1934," record for Leroy M. Carpp and Fern Glabe, citing vol 12, pg 228, cert no 12934.
  12. [S3703] Roy M. Carpp household, 1930 U.S. Census, Genesee Co., Michigan, shows married, and his first marriage at age 29 and hers at 18.
  13. [S3696] Polk's Flint City Directory, 1934, pg 150, shows Fern C as his wife; 1936, pg 175, shows Vernice as his wife.
  14. [S3696] Polk's Flint City Directory, 1936, pg 175, shows her as his wife.
  15. [S3708] Roy Carpp household, 1940 U.S. Census, Genesee Co., Michigan, shows married.
  16. [S3712] The Flint Journal, 5 Feb 2003, shows he predeceased Harold.
  17. [S3696] Polk's Flint City Directory, 1921, pg 362.
  18. [S3702] Flint Genealogical Society, online, "Genesee County Death Index," record for Violet B. Carpp, citing vol 7, pg 44, cert no 588.
  19. [S3708] Roy Carpp household, 1940 U.S. Census, Genesee Co., Michigan.
  20. [S3706] LeRoy M. Carpp and Violet B. Visbinder, return of marriages, shows occupation as hammerman.
  21. [S3703] Roy M. Carpp household, 1930 U.S. Census, Genesee Co., Michigan, shows occupation as hammer man, industry as drop forge.
  22. [S3712] The Flint Journal, 5 Feb 2003, shows him as Harold's adoptive father.
  23. [S3708] Roy Carpp household, 1940 U.S. Census, Genesee Co., Michigan, shows Harold as Roy's son.
  24. [S3712] The Flint Journal, 5 Feb 2003, shows Onita as Harold's sister, and Leroy as his adoptive father.
  25. [S3708] Roy Carpp household, 1940 U.S. Census, Genesee Co., Michigan, shows her as his daughter.
  26. [S3712] The Flint Journal, 5 Feb 2003, shows them as his adoptive parents, and Onita as his sister.