John Dewar Topping

John Dewar Topping

Male 1868 - 1945  (76 years)  Submit Photo / DocumentSubmit Photo / Document


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  • Gender Male 
    Born 18 July 1868  Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Census 2 June 1880  South River District, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    •                                                                            Birth     Father Born Mother Born
      38 41 Topping Marion W F 37 Widowed Keeping House Scotland Scotland Scotland
      Topping Maggie W F 14 Daughter Single England Scotland Scotland
      Topping John W M 12 Son Single England Scotland Scotland
      Topping Blamyre W M 9 Son Single Virginia Scotland Scotland
    Census 23 June 1900  South River District, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    •                                                                   Birth      Father Born Mother Born
      288 299 Topping John D Head W M Jul 1868 31 M 0 England England England 1870 30 Carpenter
      Topping Mary R Wife W F Dec 1874 25 M 0 0 0 Virginia Virginia Virginia 1870 30
    Census 3 February 1920  South River District, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    •                                                                  Birth      Father Born Mother Born
      353 361 Topping John D Head O F M W 51 M 1870 Nat 1890 Scotland England Scotland Carpenter
      Topping Mary R Wife F W 45 M Virginia Virginia Virginia
      Topping Janet R Daughter F W 18 S Virginia Virginia Virginia
      Topping Margaret M Daughter F W 8 S Virginia Virginia Virginia
    Died 25 June 1945  Fairfield, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried after 25 June 1945  Fairfield, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
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    Person ID I17536  Roger
    Last Modified 26 October 2007 

    Father Blaymire or Blamire Topping,   b. 15 November 1835, Kirkbampton, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1871, Fairfield, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Mother Ancestors AncestorsMay or Marion Dewar,   b. 23 November 1838, Culross, Perthshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1908, Fairfield, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Family ID F8603  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Mary R Snider,   b. 29 December 1871, Fairfield, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 March 1964, Fairfield, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 17 January 1900  Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +  1. Female Janet R Topping,   b. 3 August 1901, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 December 1980, Fairfield, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +  2. Female Margaret M Topping,   b. 25 November 1910, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 March 1975, Fairfield, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    Last Modified 22 October 2007 
    Family ID F12836  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 July 1868 - Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    US Census 1880 - South River District, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA
    US Census 1880 - South River District, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA
    1880 Census shows Marion Topping, Widow, living with daughter Maggie and sons John and Blamyre
    US Census 1900 - South River District, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA
    US Census 1900 - South River District, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA
    1900 Census for South River District shows John D Topping and his wife Mary. John was born in England and both his parents were English (mother was Scottish - Roger). He's a carpenter, and arrived in the USA in 1870.
    US Census 1920 - South River District, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA
    US Census 1920 - South River District, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA
    Census shows John D Topping, wife Mary and daughters Janet and Margaret living in a house they Own Freehold.

    John was born in Scotland, immigrated to the USA in 1870 and was naturalised in 1890.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2244] Descendant Report showing Descendants of David Ross, provided by Anne Castle.
    2. [S2245] eMail message titled “Dewar ancestry”, from James Topping.
    3. [S2246] US Census of 1880.
    4. [S2249] US Census of 1900.
    5. [S2254] US Census of 1920.


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