hi we spoke once and since then i have found out that Samuel is in my family.mostly i know what you posted and a list of his children.now what i want to know from you is what year did he die in and where in kansas and if Elmer is your direct line would you share his history ? I have alot on this family starting with George and Ruth. Georges son John R. Hopple had Samuel .so any way i dont know how much you have but i am willing to share. what i have. please keepin contact.