I have been told that his middle name was Edward, but not positive.I know his gravestone says Wm. E. Stipp.He was born Dec. 31 1826 In OH, married Mary Elizabeth Steward on Nov. 11, 1848 in Brown Co., OH.She was born Oct. 20, 1827 in Clermont Co., OH and her parents were both born in New Jersey.William died Jun. 4, 1906 and Mary Elizabeth died Jul. 2, 1893, both in Brown Co., OH.
They had children:Charlotte Belle (my grandmother) Alice Maude, Nancy, Dorcas Elizabeth, Enoch Abraham and Susan Viola who died young.