Recording Pioneers


Walter August KLOPP  1884 - 1940 PIONEER    PARENTS    LIFE    NOTES    LABELS    PHOTOS    THANK YOU

PIONEER

Walter August KLOPP  1884 - 1940

aka Walter A. Klopp, W. A. Klopp, Walter Klopp, W. Klopp
nationality
occupation
birth 12 Feb 1884, Port Washington, Wisconsin
baptism
death 25 May 1940, Ashtabula, Ohio
burial
marriage married on 11 Jan 1911, Blenheim, Chatham-Kent, Ontario, CANADA:
Agnes Grace CAMPBELL

b. 1883, CANADA
d. 21 Sept 1927, ......

children
  • William

    b. 10 Dec 1911, ....., Ohio
    d. 10 May 1990

  • Walter Jr. Frederick

    b. 1914, ....., Ohio
    d. 1965, .......

  • Howard C.

    b. 3 Mar 1920, ....., WI
    d. 18 Oct 1989, Chicago, Cook Illinois / Delaware, Ohio) (obit in Chicago Tribune of 22 Oct 1989


PARENTS

father Wilhelm/William KLOPP

b. May 1856, ....., GERMANY
d. .........

remark (came to USA in 1863 with parents)
mother Margaret(h)(a) WITTLINGER

b. .. Aug 1858, ....., Wisconsin
d. ..........

marriage married in 1880 at Elmhurst, Illinois:
children
  • William

    b. .. Apr 1882, ....., Wisconsin

  • Walter August

    b. 12 Feb 1884, ...., Wisconsin
    d. 25 May 1940, Ashtabula, Ohio

  • Albert A.

    b. .. Feb 1886, ...., Wisconsin

  • Lena/Caroline ( Frank E. Kriehn b. <1885>, Port Washington(?), WI)

    b. 8 Dec 1889, ...., Wisconsin
    d. 11 May 1986, ....., Orange, CA

  • Frederick

    b. .. Nov 1891, ..., Wisconsin


LIFE


1900 CENSUS



1910 CENSUS



1920 CENSUS
Walter A. Klopp marine engineer
Agnes B.
- William (b. Ohio)
- Walter Frederick (b. Ohio)



1930 CENSUS
Walter Klopp superintendent phonograph record factory
- William (b. Ohio)
- Walter Frederick (b. Ohio)
- Howard C.



marine engineer
recording engineer PARAMOUNT
Grafton Plant Manager and recording engineer
Fantastic website: ParamountsHome


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