Since I asked for the inclusion of the Bupp name sometime ago on GenForum, I feel compelled to start with what I know of the Bupp name and see where it grows from there.
My mother Wanda Louise Bupp Beets was the third of six children born to Ernst Ellory Bupp and Alpha J. King.
Ernst Ellory Bupp was the third of four children born to John Henry Bupp and Jennie L. Curtis.Other children of John Henry & Jennie were Arminta Berryhill "Minnie", Edward "ted" Irvin & Ira Joel.
John Henry Bupp born 1 Apr 1866 in Lewistown, Mifflin County, Pennsylvania.Died 8 Oct 1934 in Wichita, KS.He and Jennie moved with John's parents from PA to KS in 1886.
John Henry Bupp was the eighth of eleven children born to Joel Bobb/Bupp and Mary Cathrine Ulrich.Joel was born in Dec. 1823 in Selins Grove, Snyder Co., PA.Served in Civil War, 205th Reg., Company K, Pennsylvania Infantry at the age of 40 years.Moved to Newton, Harvey Co., KS. in 1886 and changed his last name from Bobb to Bupp.Change made to match the pronunciation.Died 21 Feb 1903 in Wichita, KS.