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Peter TROSPER was born on 8 May 1812 in Kentucky. He died on 24 Sep 1857 in Daviess Co., Missouri. He was buried in Trosper Cemetery, Daviess, Missouri. Parents: Nicholas Livingston TROSPER and Rachel BRANK.


Peter TROSPER was born on 17 Feb 1815 in Knox Co., Kentucky. He died on 14 May 1871 in Vermilion, Marshall, Kansas. Family researchers believe Telitha was a daughter of John Madison Cain and Winifred Vannoy. Parents: John TROSPER and Anna WOOLSEY.

Spouse: Telitha Rebecca Catherine CAIN. Peter TROSPER and Telitha Rebecca Catherine CAIN were married on 7 Nov 1839 in Knox Co., Kentucky. Telitha had eleven children. The first six were born in Knox Co., Kentucky. The seventh, Joseph S. Trosper, was born 31 Jul 1849 in Maryville, Nodaway Co., Missouri. The last five were all born in Missouri. Mary Ellen was the ninth and was born in Nodaway Co. so all the children born in Missouri may have been born in Nodaway Co. Children were: John D. TROSPER, Joseph S. TROSPER, Mary Ellen TROSPER.


Pimma TROSPER was born in May 1899 in Monroe Twp., Daviess, Missouri. Parents: William W. TROSPER and Charity Belle LAY.


Rachel Catherine TROSPER was born on 5 Mar 1854 in Elm Twp., Caldwell, Missouri. She died on 19 Jun 1934 in Breckenridge, Caldwell, Missouri. She was buried on 21 Jun 1934 in Rose Hill Cemetery, Caldwell, Missouri. She never married. Parents: Robert Brank TROSPER and Mary Rice "Nancy" CONNOR.


Ramona TROSPER was born about 1928 in Breckenridge Twp., Caldwell, Missouri. Parents: Ray Junior "Rooster" TROSPER and Ruby O'NEAL.

Spouse: Charles HORN.


Ray Junior "Rooster" TROSPER was born on 14 Aug 1899 in Harrison Twp., Daviess, Missouri. He died on 4 May 1975 in Breckenridge, Caldwell, Missouri. He was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Caldwell, Missouri. He farmed north of Breckenridge in Daviess Co. Parents: William Albert "Bert" TROSPER and Charity May BOWERS.

Spouse: Nina Beatrice WILLIAMSON. Ray Junior "Rooster" TROSPER and Nina Beatrice WILLIAMSON were married on 23 Apr 1948.

Spouse: Ruby O'NEAL. Ray Junior "Rooster" TROSPER and Ruby O'NEAL were married on 26 Feb 1921 in Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri. Bride and groom were of Breckenridge. Children were: Ray O'Neal TROSPER, Grayson L. TROSPER, Ramona TROSPER, Wayne Lowell TROSPER.


Ray O'Neal TROSPER was born on 8 Dec 1922 in Caldwell Co., Missouri. He died on 13 Dec 1922 in Breckenridge Twp., Caldwell, Missouri. Cause of death was premature birth. He was buried on 14 Dec 1922 in Rose Hill Cemetery, Caldwell, Missouri. He was killed while in military service in World War I. Parents: Ray Junior "Rooster" TROSPER and Ruby O'NEAL.


Raymond TROSPER. Parents: Grayson L. TROSPER and Marjorie Louise OWENS.


Rebecca TROSPER was born in 1793. Parents: Capt. Nicholas TROSPER and Sally BURCHFIELD.


Richard TROSPER was born on 14 Apr 1855 in Breckenridge, Caldwell, Missouri. He died on 4 Feb 1936 in Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri. He was buried on 11 Feb 1936 in Edgewood Cemetery, Livingston, Missouri. Parents: Harvey TROSPER and unknown.


Robert TROSPER was born about 1777 in North Carolina. He died between 1840 and 1850 in Daviess Co., Missouri. Parents: Capt. Nicholas TROSPER and Sally BURCHFIELD.

Spouse: Phoebe Obedience TURPIN. Robert TROSPER and Phoebe Obedience TURPIN were married about 1808. Children were: Elijah Kelly TROSPER.


Robert A. TROSPER was born on 7 Mar 1863 in Harrison Twp., Daviess, Missouri. He died on 13 May 1884 in Daviess Co., Missouri. He died of consumption. He was buried in Trosper Cemetery, Daviess, Missouri. Parents: Elijah Leonard TROSPER Jr. and Mary Elizabeth HALE.


Robert Brank TROSPER was born on 1 Oct 1815 in Knox Co., Kentucky. He died on 15 Mar 1897 in Breckenridge, Caldwell, Missouri. He was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Caldwell, Missouri. Robert came to Daviess County in 1837 with his parents. On April 3, 1839, he was granted a land patent in what is now Breckenridge Twp., Section 12, Caldwell County. He owned the first saloon in the town of Breckenridge. He was a teamster in Breckenridge Township in 1880. When that census was taken he had a broken arm. Parents: Nicholas Livingston TROSPER and Rachel BRANK.

Spouse: Mary Rice "Nancy" CONNOR. Children were: Nicholas Livingston TROSPER, Serrilda A. TROSPER, Minerva Jane TROSPER, Mary Elizabeth TROSPER, Rachel Catherine TROSPER, Frances A. "Frankie" TROSPER, William Brank TROSPER.


Robert Brank "Bob" TROSPER was born on 4 Dec 1898 in Harrison Twp., Daviess, Missouri. He died on 16 Dec 1974 in Chillicothe Hospital, Livingston, Missouri. His home was at Ludlow. He was buried on 19 Dec 1974 in Monroe Cemetery, Livingston, Missouri. Parents: William Brank TROSPER and Mina Grant PULLEN.

Spouse: Mable E. MOSSBARGER. Robert Brank "Bob" TROSPER and Mable E. MOSSBARGER were married on 13 Jun 1942 in Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri. The bride was of Ludlow, the groom of Breckenridge.


Robert H. TROSPER was born on 16 Oct 1844 in Daviess Co., Missouri. He died on 9 May 1875 in Daviess Co., Missouri. He was buried in Trosper Cemetery, Daviess, Missouri. Parents: Elijah Kelly TROSPER and Margaret Jane TROSPER.

Spouse: Eliza Anna BENNETT. Robert H. TROSPER and Eliza Anna BENNETT were married on 24 Apr 1870 in Daviess Co., Missouri. Daviess Co. marriage extracts show a marriage date of 24 Jan 1871. Children were: Ira TROSPER.


Robert N. TROSPER was born about 1939 in Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri. Parents: Charles Otis TROSPER and Inez S. DOXEY.


Robert T. TROSPER was born about 1798 in Burke Co., North Carolina. He died before 1850. He probably died in Knox Co., Kentucky. Parents: Elijah Leonard TROSPER Sr. and Abigail HIGGINS.

Spouse: Anna HIGGINS. Robert T. TROSPER and Anna HIGGINS were married on 9 Feb 1832 in Knox Co., Kentucky.


Roy B. TROSPER was born in 1904 in Missouri. He died in Sep 1976 in Trenton, Grundy, Missouri. He was buried in Mt. Zion Church Cemetery, Livingston, Missouri. Parents: James Henry TROSPER and Lilly May BROWN.

Spouse: Kathryn JONES. Children were: Barbara Jean TROSPER, James W. TROSPER.


Roy Clarence TROSPER was born on 15 Jan 1891 in Breckenridge, Caldwell, Missouri. He died on 6 Sep 1920 in Breckenridge, Caldwell, Missouri. He was buried on 8 Sep 1920 in Rose Hill Cemetery, Caldwell, Missouri. He was a barber in Breckenridge. Parents: William Albert "Bert" TROSPER and Charity May BOWERS.

Spouse: Frankie J. HERSHBERGER. Roy Clarence TROSPER and Frankie J. HERSHBERGER were married on 6 Jul 1910 in Gallatin, Daviess, Missouri. Bride and groom were of Harrison Twp. W. A. Trosper, father of Roy, consents.

Spouse: Audrie DICKEY. Roy Clarence TROSPER and Audrie DICKEY were married on 10 Sep 1919 in Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri. Bride and groom were of Breckenridge.


Ruby Kathleen TROSPER was born on 2 Nov 1924 in Missouri. She died on 21 Aug 1945. She was buried on 23 Aug 1945 in Highland Cemetery, Caldwell, Missouri. Parents: Virgil Arthur TROSPER and Opal O'NEAL.

Spouse: Leonard Burton COX. Leonard Burton COX and Ruby Kathleen TROSPER were married on 1 Jun 1944 in Hamilton, Caldwell, Missouri. Bride and groom were of Hamilton.


Sarilda TROSPER was born on 23 May 1838 in Daviess Co., Missouri. She died on 5 Sep 1928. She was buried in Yorktown, DeWitt, Texas. Parents: Elijah Leonard TROSPER Jr. and Elizabeth Ann.

Spouse: James W. HEARN. Children were: James HEARN Jr., Mary Jane HEARN.

Spouse: John CLARK. John CLARK and Sarilda TROSPER were married on 2 Feb 1869 in Texas.


Serrilda A. TROSPER was born on 14 Aug 1845 in Elm Twp., Caldwell, Missouri. She died on 28 Feb 1848 in Elm Twp., Caldwell, Missouri. She was buried in Trosper Cemetery, Daviess, Missouri. Parents: Robert Brank TROSPER and Mary Rice "Nancy" CONNOR.


Sophia N. TROSPER was born about 1813. She died on 1 Jul 1847 in Daviess Co., Missouri. She was buried in Trosper Cemetery, Daviess, Missouri.

Spouse: Fisher Rice BENNETT. Fisher Rice BENNETT and Sophia N. TROSPER were married on 9 Apr 1844 in Daviess Co., Missouri. Children were: Thomas T. BENNETT, Nicholas T. BENNETT, Sophia A. BENNETT.


Stephen L. TROSPER. Parents: Dean Russell TROSPER and Ina Faye KAVANAUGH.

Spouse: Sandy PALMER. Children were: Mallory Beth TROSPER, Whitney Blair TROSPER, Lindsey TROSPER.


Thomas Benjamin TROSPER was born on 2 Sep 1879 in Breckenridge Twp., Caldwell, Missouri. He died on 17 Jan 1919. He was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Caldwell, Missouri. Parents: Milton Thomas TROSPER and Sarah J. LANKFORD.

Spouse: Beulah TUGGLE. Thomas Benjamin TROSPER and Beulah TUGGLE were married on 2 Mar 1904 in Daviess Co., Missouri. Bride and groom were of Monroe Twp. The marriage record shows they were married "near Gallatin."


Thomas Elijah TROSPER was born on 25 Jan 1835 in Knox Co., Kentucky. He died on 28 Mar 1873 in Daviess Co., Missouri. He was buried in Trosper Cemetery, Daviess, Missouri. Parents: Elijah Leonard TROSPER Jr. and Elizabeth Ann.

Spouse: Louisa Catherine GROVE. Thomas Elijah TROSPER and Louisa Catherine GROVE were married about 1862. Children were: Lucy J. TROSPER, William W. TROSPER, Ida N. TROSPER.


Thomas Franklin TROSPER was born on 4 Mar 1859 in Daviess Co., Missouri. He died on 15 Feb 1926 in Albion, Boone, Nebraska. He was buried in Albion, Boone, Nebraska. Parents: Gilbreath N. TROSPER and Louisa Catherine GROVE.

Spouse: Sena N. REYNOLDS. Thomas Franklin TROSPER and Sena N. REYNOLDS were married in 1881.


Thomas Harry TROSPER was born on 21 Mar 1897 in Daviess Co., Missouri. His burial record shows a birth year of 1898. He died in 1969 in Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa. Burial was in Logan Park Cemetery. Thomas completed four years of high school. He was a butcher in a packing house in St. Joseph, Missouri, in 1926. In 1930 he held a similar position at a Sioux City, Iowa, packing plant.

In the 1930 Federal census, Thomas, his wife and children were all termed Negro.

In 1940, he was a self-employed metal buyer in Sioux City. He earned $750 in 1939.

Thomas' cousin, Floyd Rozelle, lived with this family in Sioux City in 1940. Floyd was termed a Negro, age 34, born in Missouri and worked as a porter on a steam railroad. Floyd was widowed when the 1940 Federal census was taken. Parents: William Henderson "Hence" TROSPER and Sarah Alice BANTON.

Spouse: Elzona "Zona" BLAKELY. Thomas Harry TROSPER and Elzona "Zona" BLAKELY were married about 1923. Children were: John Thomas TROSPER, Harriett L. TROSPER, Berniece E. TROSPER, Beatrice TROSPER.


Thomas Johnson TROSPER was born on 11 May 1817 in Knox Co., Kentucky. He died in Oct 1838 in Daviess Co., Missouri. A county history reports his death in 1839. He was buried in Trosper Cemetery, Daviess, Missouri. Johnson Trosper was the first of the Trosper families to die in Missouri. Source: History of Daviess County, Missouri, published 1882. Parents: Elijah Leonard TROSPER Sr. and Abigail HIGGINS.

Spouse: Susannah FOX. Thomas Johnson TROSPER and Susannah FOX were married on 18 Jan 1838 in Ray Co., Missouri.


Tillie Livingston TROSPER was born on 29 Aug 1885 in Caldwell Co., Missouri. She died on 14 Jun 1969. She was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Caldwell, Missouri. Parents: Nicholas Livingston TROSPER and Mary T. "Tillie" RUSSEL.


Vada Bernice TROSPER was born on 19 Jul 1907 in Monroe Twp., Daviess, Missouri. She died on 3 Dec 1985 in Miami Shores, Dade, Florida. She was buried on 6 Dec 1985 in Rose Hill Cemetery, Caldwell, Missouri. Parents: Martin "Mart" TROSPER and Nora S. FRENCH.

Spouse: Jiles Wesley HOOD. Jiles Wesley HOOD and Vada Bernice TROSPER were married in Monta Vista, Colorado. Children were: Helen Sue HOOD.


Vernon Russell TROSPER was born on 13 Dec 1897 in Daviess Co., Missouri. He died on 21 May 1967 in Shawnee Mission, Johnson, Kansas. He was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Caldwell, Missouri. He farmed near Breckenridge.
Parents: William Albert "Bert" TROSPER and Charity May BOWERS.

Spouse: Opal Garnett BENNETT. Vernon Russell TROSPER and Opal Garnett BENNETT were married on 26 Jan 1918 in Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri. Bride and groom were of Breckenridge. W. A. Trosper, father of Vernon, consents to this marriage. Children were: Mary Winifred TROSPER.


Virgie O. TROSPER was buried in Trosper Cemetery, Daviess, Missouri. No dates are legible on her gravestone. Parents: William Albert "Bert" TROSPER and Charity May BOWERS.


Virgil Arthur TROSPER was born on 24 Nov 1898 in Harrison Twp., Daviess, Missouri. He died on 18 May 1964 in Hamilton, Caldwell, Missouri. He was buried on 20 May 1964 in Highland Cemetery, Caldwell, Missouri. Parents: Gilbreath Nail "Gilley" TROSPER and Matilda Ellen "Tilda" MADDUX.

Spouse: Opal O'NEAL. Virgil Arthur TROSPER and Opal O'NEAL were married on 8 Dec 1920 in Hamilton, Caldwell, Missouri. Children were: Dean Russell TROSPER, Offie Lee TROSPER, Ruby Kathleen TROSPER, Donald Eugene TROSPER, Mary Frances TROSPER, Wade Robert TROSPER, Jo Anne "Jody" TROSPER, Norma Jean TROSPER.


Virginia TROSPER was born about 1916 in Louisiana. Parents: Lloyd Lile TROSPER and Leona.


Virginia Elizabeth TROSPER was born about 1916 in Louisana. Parents: William Floyd TROSPER and Leona Frances MILLER.

Spouse: John W. BUCKLEY. John W. BUCKLEY and Virginia Elizabeth TROSPER were married on 11 Dec 1938 in Jackson Co., Missouri. Bride and groom were of Jackson Co., Missouri.


Wade Robert TROSPER was born on 13 Nov 1930 in Breckenridge, Caldwell, Missouri. He died on 1 Jan 1931 in Breckenridge, Caldwell, Missouri. He was buried on 2 Jan 1931 in Trosper Cemetery, Daviess, Missouri. Parents: Virgil Arthur TROSPER and Opal O'NEAL.


Wayne Lowell TROSPER was born on 26 Jan 1933 in Breckenridge, Caldwell, Missouri. He died on 3 Mar 2015 in Springfield, Greene, Missouri. He was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Caldwell, Missouri. Parents: Ray Junior "Rooster" TROSPER and Ruby O'NEAL.

Spouse: Norma Lee EDWARDS. Wayne Lowell TROSPER and Norma Lee EDWARDS were married on 16 Dec 1951 in Cameron, Clinton, Missouri. Bride and groom were of Hamilton. Mrs. John Barcus, mother of Wayne, consents.


Whitney Blair TROSPER. Parents: Stephen L. TROSPER and Sandy PALMER.

Spouse: Daniel Clifton RENFROW. Daniel Clifton RENFROW and Whitney Blair TROSPER were married on 25 Sep 2010 in Richmond, Ray, Missouri.


William Albert "Bert" TROSPER was born on 23 Oct 1859 in Elm Twp., Caldwell, Missouri. He died on 21 Apr 1938 in Harrison Twp., Daviess, Missouri. He was buried on 24 Apr 1938 in Rose Hill Cemetery, Caldwell, Missouri. Parents: Benjamin Franklin TROSPER and Mary Catherine GROVE.

Spouse: Charity May BOWERS. William Albert "Bert" TROSPER and Charity May BOWERS were married on 19 Oct 1879 in Daviess Co., Missouri. Children were: Bertha TROSPER, Virgie O. TROSPER, Hollie Hugh TROSPER, Josie Belle TROSPER, Roy Clarence TROSPER, William Floyd TROSPER, Lloyd Lile TROSPER, Vernon Russell TROSPER, Ray Junior "Rooster" TROSPER.

Spouse: Minnie M. WILSON. William Albert "Bert" TROSPER and Minnie M. WILSON were married on 20 Nov 1912 in Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri. The bride and groom were of Breckenridge. Children were: Clarence Wade TROSPER, Benjamin K. TROSPER.


William B. TROSPER was born on 26 Jan 1804 in Burke Co., North Carolina. Parents: Capt. Nicholas TROSPER and Sally BURCHFIELD.


William Brank TROSPER was born on 14 Jul 1859 in Elm Twp., Caldwell, Missouri. He was born on a farm one mile north of Breckenridge. The home was a log house, two rooms below and one above. He died on 9 Feb 1942 in Breckenridge Twp., Caldwell, Missouri. He was buried on 11 Feb 1942 in Rose Hill Cemetery, Caldwell, Missouri. He was born in a log house about a mile north of Breckenridge. Parents: Robert Brank TROSPER and Mary Rice "Nancy" CONNOR.

Spouse: Mina Grant PULLEN. William Brank TROSPER and Mina Grant PULLEN were married on 21 Sep 1887. Children were: Naomi TROSPER, Bernice TROSPER, Genevieve TROSPER, Nicholas Livingston TROSPER, Juanita TROSPER, Robert Brank "Bob" TROSPER.


William C. TROSPER was born about 1843 in Kentucky. Parents: John TROSPER and Anna WOOLSEY.

Spouse: Eliza Ann. Robert E. Trosper, age 17, lived with this family in 1870. Robert was born in Missouri. Children were: Josephine TROSPER, Nellie TROSPER.


William E. TROSPER was born on 10 Jun 1801 in Burke Co., North Carolina. He died on 24 Mar 1879 in Knox Co., Kentucky. Parents: Elijah Leonard TROSPER Sr. and Abigail HIGGINS.

Spouse: Nancy JONES. William E. TROSPER and Nancy JONES were married on 24 Jul 1821 in Knox Co., Kentucky. Children were: Abigail TROSPER.


William Floyd TROSPER was born on 5 Jul 1893 in Daviess Co., Missouri. He died on 1 Jan 1986 in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri. Parents: William Albert "Bert" TROSPER and Charity May BOWERS.

Spouse: Leona Frances MILLER. William Floyd TROSPER and Leona Frances MILLER were married on 12 Mar 1913 in Breckenridge, Caldwell, Missouri. The bride and groom were of Breckenridge. Children were: Dorothy Ola TROSPER, Virginia Elizabeth TROSPER.


William Henderson "Hence" TROSPER was born in Mar 1854 in Missouri. He died on 8 Apr 1938 in Missouri. He farmed in Breckenridge Township in 1900. He was a farm laborer in 1910. The 1910 Federal census termed him a Negro, while his wife and children were termed Mulatto. His granddaughter, Alice Trosper, age 3, lived with this family in 1920. Hence was a private family gardener in 1920. Parents: Henry TROSPER and Jennie B. WELDON.

Spouse: Sarah Alice BANTON. William Henderson "Hence" TROSPER and Sarah Alice BANTON were married on 5 Sep 1875 in Daviess Co., Missouri. Children were: James Henry TROSPER, Mattie TROSPER, Alex Franklin "Frank" TROSPER, William Phillip TROSPER, Thomas Harry TROSPER.


William J. TROSPER was born on 22 Feb 1855 in Harrison Twp., Daviess, Missouri. He died on 23 Feb 1877. He was buried in Trosper Cemetery, Daviess, Missouri. Parents: Elijah Leonard TROSPER Jr. and Mary Elizabeth HALE.


William Johnson TROSPER was born on 15 Jan 1840 in Missouri. He died on 8 Sep 1874 in Missouri. He was buried in Blue Mound "Burner" Cemetery, Livingston, Missouri. Parents: Elijah Kelly TROSPER and Margaret Jane TROSPER.

Spouse: Palmyra A. BUNCH. Children were: Margaret TROSPER, George TROSPER, Catherine TROSPER.


William Miller TROSPER was born on 15 Jan 1824 in Knox Co., Kentucky. He died on 3 Sep 1904 in Breckenridge, Caldwell, Missouri. He was buried on 5 Sep 1904 in Trosper Cemetery, Daviess, Missouri. He came to Missouri with his parents in 1837, being the youngest of ten children. -- Breckenridge Bulletin, Sept. 9, 1904. Parents: Nicholas Livingston TROSPER and Rachel BRANK.

Spouse: Almanza P. MORRIS. William Miller TROSPER and Almanza P. MORRIS were married in 1856. Children were: daughter TROSPER.


William Phillip TROSPER was born on 31 Aug 1889 in Breckenridge, Caldwell, Missouri. He died on 23 Apr 1917 in Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri. He was buried in Utica Cemetery, Livingston, Missouri. Parents: William Henderson "Hence" TROSPER and Sarah Alice BANTON.

Spouse: Pearl Charlotte LEE. Children were: Doris Antoinette TROSPER.

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