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Nicholas Porter Earp

Nicholas Porter Earp

Male 1813 - 1907  (94 years)

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  • Name Nicholas Porter Earp 
    Born 6 Sep 1813  Lincoln, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Soldier
    Farmer
    Constable
    Bootlegger
    Wagon-Master 
    Residence 1870  Lamar, Barton, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1870 United States Federal Census
    1870 United States Federal Census
    Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Lamar, Barton, Missouri; Roll: M593_757; Page: 830B; Image: 372; Family History Library Film: 552256.
    Died 12 Nov 1907  Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Nicholas Earp died at The Soldier's Home in Sawtelle, California, on February 12, 1907, shortly after he was elected to the Los Angeles County court. He is buried in West Los Angeles at the Los Angeles National Cemetery. He had outlived six of his ten children.
    Buried Los Angeles National Cemetery, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Earp, Nicholas Porter
    Earp, Nicholas Porter
    Sgt Nicholas Porter Earp
    Earp, Nicholas Porter
    Earp, Nicholas Porter
    Sgt Nicholas Porter Earp
    Notes 
    • Father of legendary Earp brothers of Tombstone, Arizona. In 1847 Nicholas joined the Illinois Mounted Volunteers to serve under his neighbor and commanding officer, Wyatt Berry Stapp. On March 19, 1848 Nicholas had a fourth son that he bestowed with the full name of his commanding officer. Nicholas and his military unit went to Mexico where 3rd Sergeant Earp was injured and discharged from military service on December 24, 1847. Nicholas joined the Union army in the Spring of 1861 and served with his old rank of 3rd Sergeant. Nicholas died in the Soldier's Home in Sawtelle, California. His last residence is the site of the Wadsworth Veteran's Hospital, and near the dental clinic where the father of actor James Dean worked.


    Person ID I68217  MRP Tree
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2014 

    Father Walter C. Earp,   b. 1787, Potomac, Montgomery, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1853, Monmouth, Warren, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Martha Ann Early,   b. 28 Aug 1790, Avery, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1881, Monmouth, Warren, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Family ID F23099  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Virginia Ann Cooksey,   b. 2 Feb 1821, Hartford, Ohio, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1893, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Children 
     1. James Cooksey Earp,   b. 28 Jun 1841, Hartford, Ohio, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1926, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. Virgil Walter Earp,   b. 18 Jul 1843, Hartford, Ohio, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1905, Goldfield, Esmeralda, Nevada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     3. Martha Elizabeth Earp,   b. 25 Sep 1845, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1856, Monmouth, Warren, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 10 years)
     4. Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp,   b. 19 Mar 1848, Monmouth, Warren, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1929, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     5. Morgan Seth Earp,   b. 24 Apr 1851, Pella, Marion, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1882, Tombstone, Cochise, Arizona Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
     6. Baxter Warren Earp,   b. 9 Mar 1855, Pella, Marion, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1900, Willcox, Cochise, Arizona Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     7. Virginia Ann Earp,   b. 28 Feb 1858, Marion, Linn, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1861, Pella, Marion, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
     8. Adelia Douglas Earp,   b. 16 Jun 1861, Pella, Marion, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1941, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Histories
    Wyatt Earp House
    Wyatt Earp House
    Front of the Wyatt Earp House, located at 507 E. Franklin Street in Pella, Iowa, United States. The boyhood home of Wyatt Earp, the house is now the museum of Pella Historical Society. Built circa 1850, it is one of a group of houses listed together on the National Register of Historic Places.
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2014 01:41:08 
    Family ID F23096  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Abigail Storm,   b. 21 Sep 1813, Ohio, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1839, Hartford, Ohio, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years) 
    Married 22 Dec 1836  Hartford, Ohio, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Newton Jasper Earp,   b. 7 Oct 1837,   d. 18 Dec 1928  (Age 91 years)
     2. Mariah Ann Earp,   b. Feb., 1839, Ohio, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1839, Hartford, Ohio, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2014 01:13:01 
    Family ID F23291  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Annie Elizabeth Cadd,   b. 20 Jul 1842, Buckinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1931, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 14 Oct 1893  San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2014 01:47:52 
    Family ID F23343  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Sep 1813 - Lincoln, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Dec 1836 - Hartford, Ohio, Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Oct 1893 - San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Nov 1907 - Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Los Angeles National Cemetery, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Earp, Nicholas Porter
    Earp, Nicholas Porter
    Nicholas Porter Earp
    Earp, Nicholas &  Virginia Ann Cooksey
    Earp, Nicholas & Virginia Ann Cooksey
    A formal portrait of Nicholas Earp and of his second wife, Virginia Ann Cooksey Earp, c 1880 to 1899


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