George Philip Zupp, Private, Co. A, 183rd Ohio Infantry

1826

  • Philip Zupp is born somewhere most likely in the Alsace Loraine region of France. The area was constantly changing between Germany and France.

1848

  • October 19: Philip Zupp purchases land in Wyandot County, Ohio from Samuel Kenar.

1849

  • September 8: Philip Zupp and Mary Young are married in Wyandot County, Ohio.

1860

  • The United States Federal Census taken on June 23rd in Richland, Logan County, Ohio shows Philip (last name spelled Zoop), a laborer, and Mary living with their children: Margaret, age 10, William, 7, Ellen, 6 and David, 2.

1863

  • June: Philip registers for the draft. Lived in: Richland County, Age: 38, Race: W, Occupation: Rail Roader, Place of Birth: Germany           

1864

  • September 15: Philip Zupp enlists in the United States Army.
  • November 30: Philip fights in the Battle of Franklin along the secondary line.

1865

  • June 1: Philip Zupp musters out of the United States Army at McDougall General Hospital in New York Harbor.

1870

  • The United States Federal Census taken on June 22nd in Richland, Logan County, Ohio shows Philip, a farmer, and Mary living with their children: Margaret, 19 yrs, Wiliam, 16, Ellen, 14, David, 9, Lizzie, 8 and Maggie, 7.

1880

  • The United States Federal Census taken on June 11th in Richland, Logan County, Ohio shows Philip, a farmer, and Mary living with their children: Ellen, age 23, David, 21, Lizzie, 19 and Maggie, 16. Also living with the family is a 13 year old nephew by the name of Charles Young.

1883

  • Philip Zupp dies. He is buried in Logan County, Ohio.