Searching for the following RUPP or RUPPE family who immigrated from Germany to St. Louis, MO about 1881.
1920 St. Louis, Missouri Census:
RUPPE, HENRY, Father, age 90, Widower, Immigrated 1881,
Born Germany, Does not speak English.
RUPPE, JACOB, Son, age 46, Immigrated 1881, Machinist at
Victor Machine Manufacturing Company, St. Louis.
RUPPE, ELINORE, (nee TRANEL) wife of Jacob, age 39, born
RUPPE, ELINORE, daughter, age 12, School, Born MO
RUPPE, MILTON, son, age 2 yrs., 11 mos., born MO**
**Milton Henry Rupp (Milton Ruppe above, son of Jacob Rupp & Elinore Tranel) was born 1/16/1917 St. Louis, died 1/11/1994 in St. Louis. My direct line.
1930 St. Louis, Missouri Census:
RUPPE, JACOB, age 57, born Germany, Emigration 1881, Parents
born Germany, Chauffeur at machine manufacturing company.
RUPPE, ELINORE, (nee TRANEL) wife, age 49, born MO, Parents
RUPPE, ELINORE, daughter, age 23, single, saleslady at
department store, born MO**
RUPPE, MILTON, son, age 13, at school.
**Jacob Rupp & Elinore Tranel's daughter, ELINORE RUPP, was born 3/8/1907, St. Louis, died 6/28/1989, St. Charles, MO. Married ALFONS HERZWURM about 1938, St. Louis. Son RICHARD HERZWURM born 8/29/1939, St. Louis.
Any connections / ideas / hints / welcome!