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Ancestors of James Quinter Caplinger
Generation No. 1
1.James Quinter Caplinger, born 22 Dec 1884 in Near Mary Hill, OH; died 05 Oct 1968 in Cincinnati, OH.He was the son of 2. Landon Caplinger and 3. Sarah Ann Hughey.He married (1) Stella L. Frost 26 Sep 1897 in Adams Co., OH.She was born 1881, and died 27 Jun 1964.
Generation No. 2
2.Landon Caplinger, born 03 Oct 1862 in Franklin Twp. (Adams Co.) OH; died 12 Aug 1952 in Peebles (Adams Co.) Oh.He was the son of Jacob Caplinger and Ellen Stern.He married 3. Sarah Ann Hughey 30 Aug 1883.
3.Sarah Ann Hughey, born 22 Jan 1868 in Brown Co., OH; died 18 Mar 1943 in Adams Co., OH.
Children of Landon Caplinger and Sarah Hughey are:
1 i. James Quinter Caplinger, born 22 Dec 1884 in Near Mary Hill, OH; died 05 Oct 1968 in Cincinnati, OH; married Stella L. Frost 26 Sep 1897 in Adams Co., OH.
ii. infant Caplinger, born Abt. 1886.
iii. William Cutris Caplinger, born 02 Jan 1887; died 03 Jul 1946 in Lawshe, OH; married Hulda Alice Smittle 02 Oct 1904; born 01 Aug 1882; died 28 Sep 1972 in West Union, (Adams Co.) OH.
iv. Margaret Ellen Caplinger, born 17 Dec 1889; died 13 May 1893.
v. Tirza Mae Caplinger, born 27 Sep 1893 in near Mary Hill, OH; died 18 Aug 1961 in Paulding, OH; married George Gorman 11 Sep 1909.
vi. Edna Faye Caplinger, born Abt. 1896; married Carey David Tolle 11 Dec 1920; born 10 Apr 1893; died 29 Mar 1974.
vii. Cora Ethel Caplinger, born 09 Jun 1896; died 01 Jan 1987 in Georgetown; married George H. Dixon 18 Jul 1912; born 05 Dec 1893; died 27 Feb 1948.
viii. Clarence Alfred Caplinger, born 14 Mar 1899; died 14 Jan 1984 in Hollywood, Florida; married Ruth A. Courtney 10 Apr 1917 in West Union (Adams Co.) OH; born 13 Nov 1899; died 28 Jun 1973.
ix. Mary Evalena (Lena) Caplinger, born 29 Sep 1901 in Nr. Loudon, , Adams Co., Ohio; married Joesph Elmer Gaffin 27 Apr 1918; born 05 Dec 1898 in West Union, (Adams Co.) OH; died 04 Mar 1971 in West Union, (Adams Co.) OH.
x. Rhoda Florance Caplinger, born 25 Sep 1906 in Nr. Loudon, Franklin Twp., Adams Co., Ohio; died 09 Nov 1945 in Portsmouth.
xi. Charles Alton Caplinger, born 05 Oct 1909 in Louden, Bratten Twp., Adams Co., Ohio; died 13 Aug 1970 in Columbus, , Franklin Co., Ohio; married Gladys Campton.