Leona Bryan1

F, (17 July 1901 - June 1983)
     Leona Bryan was born on 17 July 1901 at Carp, Marion County, Indiana.1 She was the daughter of Frank Bryan and Laura May Updegraff.2 Leona Bryan married, at age 29, William F. Knipling, age 27 on Saturday, 23 May 1931.2 Leona Bryan died in June 1983 at age 81 years and 10 months.1
     As of 1981, Leona Bryan and William F. Knipling lived at 7306 Linden Street, Houston, Texas.2 The Social Security Death Index gives the last residence of record for Leona as Houston, Harris County, Texas.1

Child of Leona Bryan and William F. Knipling

Last Edited=23 Mar 2007


  1. [S1056] Social Security Death Index, RootsWeb online, at <http://ssdi.rootsweb.com> (Baltimore, Maryland: U.S. Social Security Administration, 20 March 2007 update). The SSDI component of RootsWeb online is drawn from the Social Security Death Benefits Index of the U.S. Social Security Administration. LEONA KNIPLING, birth listed as 17 Jul 1901, died listed as Jun 1983, issued in the State of Texas. Last residence Houston, Harris, TX, last benefit Houston, Harris, TX. Accessed 23 Mar 2007.
  2. [S15] June (Shaull) Lutz, History of the Op Den Graef / Updegraff Family (Grand Rapids, Michigan; 1433 Elderwood Ct. N.W.: J. S. Lutz, 1988), p. U-48.