James Walker Tremper1

#1496, (circa 1842 - 5 March 1870)
RelationshipGranduncle of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*John Lawrence Tremper2 (1803 - 1862)
Mother*Frances Elizabeth Rusk2 (1813 - 1855)


Mariah Jane Phillips b. 1845, d. 1889
Birth*circa 1842He was born circa 1842 at OhioG.1 
Baptism1842He was baptized in 1842 at Presbyterian Church, New Richmond, Clermont Co., OhioG.1 
30 October 1850He appeared on the census of 30 October 1850 in the household of John Lawrence Tremper and Frances Elizabeth Rusk at Dist. 22, Ohio Twp., Clermont Co., OhioG, age 8, b. OH; (neis. James and Susan, fam. 2730; Samuel Collard and Mary, fam. 2727; William and Mary, fam. 2735; James and Ellen, fam. 2736.)3
16 July 1860He appeared on the census of 16 July 1860 in the household of Leah "Letta" Tremper and George Young at Rockport P.O., Luce Twp., Spencer Co., IndianaG, age 17; (nei. Jos. and Cytheria Graham, fam. 905.)4 
Marriage*3 March 1866He married Mariah Jane Phillips on 3 March 1866 at Warrick Co., IndianaG.5 
Death*5 March 1870He died on 5 March 1870.2 


  1. [S2402] New Richmond, Ohio Presbyterian Church Minute and Records 1821-1844 (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Presbyterian Historical Society), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, img. 302/334, p. 35, Baptisms grouped by family. John Hays Tremper, 1837; Helen Tremper, 1838; David Rusk Tremper, 1840; James Walker Tremper, 1842. Online Ancestry.com.
  2. [S122] J. Douglas Leith and Priscilla (Tremper) Leith, "Daniel Tremper Pioneer Family of Jefferson County NY", 2011 (Auburndale, MA), online http://jefferson.nygenweb.net/tremper.htm
  3. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. John L (42), sawyer, b. NY; Elizabeth (37), b. MD.
  4. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. George (55), b. NY, farmer; Letty (55), b. NY.
  5. [S648] Indiana Marriages 1811-1959/2007 (index and images), online FamilySearch.org, Warrick Co., 1860-1867, p. 476, img. 672/763. James W Tremper and Mariah J Phillips, lic. 3 Feb 1866, marr. 8 Feb 1866 by N M Patterson, M.G.