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Anthony and Elizabeth (Butt) Rayphole

Anthony and Elizabeth (Butt) Rayphole

william fox (View posts)
Posted: 955134744000
Researching the family of Anthony and Elizabeth, of Shenandoah Co, Va. the to Ross Co, Oh. abt 1810. Will gladly exchange info with anyone researching this family.


Lana Linette (Rayphole) Trapp (View posts)
Posted: 956772703000
My name is Lana. My madien name is Rayphole. I have always wondered what nationality this name is? Do you have any idea. What a thrill it would be to finally learn some of my heritage. My father was Otis Lee Rayphole. His father was JAmes Rayphole and his mother was Lillian Rayphole. He had one sister Ethel and many brothers,James Vernon,Harold Murriel and I cant remember the others. Any help would be reatly apprect=iated.:) Thank you. I am 43 years old and have been wandering my life wondering where the name Rayphole originates from. Hope you can help. Thank you, Lana

Hi Cousin

Bill Fox (View posts)
Posted: 959848233000
Dear Lana,
He are the siblings of James William Rayphole: 1:Charles Isaac
2:Grover Cleveland
3:Ernest Thurmon
4:Edward Laverne
5:Dollie Isabel
6:Flossie Victoria
7:Minnie Mable(Mabel)
8:Anthony Wayne
9:John Marion
10:Martha Estel
11:Thomas F.
12:and of course: James William, the eldest of this part of family. Then there are the half brothers and sisters:
1: Leroy Chambers Rayphole
2:Florina Angelina "
3:George Burton "
4:Mary Ann
5:Sarah Jane
6:Alice May
That's the group Have the family back through Johann Jacob Rayphole/Raypole/Raypholtz. Oh by the way in case you don't have it: James wife was Lillian Palmer. Have a lot if you are interested contact me at:
Sorry so long in answering, but haven't been online an awful lot lately,
Bill Fox


Posted: 987360188000
Edited: 995234887000
Hello, my name is Jennifer Alexander and i am a decendent of the Raypholtz. I have some information but not much. The info that I have is:
Anthony Raypole b 1775 in Dunmore VA m Elizabeth Butt March 25, 1803 in Shenandoah VA I have one son for them that is William b 1805 in VA. The majority of Raypholtz that I sure about were in Indiana if you could help, it would greatly be appreciated. Thanking you in advance.


Re: Rayphole

Teresa (View posts)
Posted: 1013992473000
Classification: Query
My mother is a Rayphole. Her name is Barbara Sue (Rayphole). Her father was Ernest Houston Rayphole and his father was Ernest T. They lived in Indiana. My mother said that the name is of indian origin. If you are interested in communicating with her, get back with me and I can give you her address.

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Posted: 1032638159000
Classification: Query
Lana, is your mother Barbara or Teresa. I would like to hear what info she has that makes her think she is Indian? and any info she has on the Rayphole or variations spellings.

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Mya Kiger-Conrad (View posts)
Posted: 1044139782000
Classification: Query
My Mothers maiden name is Rayphole too. Her father was also Ernest Rayphole. Her name is Shirley Rayphole-Kiger.

Re: Rayphole/Raypole/Raypholtz

Posted: 1092715416000
Classification: Query
I read your message and I am a Rayphole from Indiana.I will exchange any information with you.

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Ida (View posts)
Posted: 1148843889000
Classification: Query
Hello Mya. I just read your post about Rayphole. You are from Balas, s/o Anthony jr. We are from Anthony jr. brother samuel. Where do you live now?

Re: Rayphole

Posted: 1187743621000
Classification: Query
Shirley would be my husbands 4th cousin. Sorry to see she passed away in 2005. Do you have family background on her husband Clarence and your sisters that you would like to share. I can give you information on the Rayphole background if you like.
Please email anytime.
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