Ephraim Duvall
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Ephraim Taylor Duvall (1848 - 1917)

Ephraim Taylor Duvall
Born in Archers Fork, Washington, Ohio, United Statesmap
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Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died at age 69 in Oakland, Alameda, California, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 8 Oct 2009
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Ephraim Taylor Devall, 1849 Ohio ~ 1917 California, was the son of Joseph Addison Duvall and Nancy C. Carle. In 1873, Ephraim married Angenora Decker. They had four children, Elmer, Edgar, Charley, and John. His wife died in 1890 in Kansas. Ephraim married Zora Forest Ward (b. 1892). They had a son, Ephraim, Jr., 1913-1996. Ephraim Sr. died in California in 1917. [1]

In 1850, the Duvall family lived in Independence Township, Washington, Ohio. The household included

  • Joseph A Duvall, 26, born in Ohio, a farmer, with $500 in real estate
  • Nancy C Duvall 28 Ohio
  • Mary E Duvall 4 Ohio
  • Eve Ann Duvall 3 Ohio
  • Ephriam T Duvall 2 Ohio [2]

In 1860, the Duvall family lived in Independence Township, Washington, Ohio. The five eldest children were in school. The family included

  • J A Devoll, Male, 37, born in Ohio, a farmer, with $4000 in real estate and $1302 in personal estate
  • Nancy C Devoll Female 40 Ohio
  • E H Devoll Female 14 Ohio
  • E T Devoll Male 12 Ohio
  • W B Devoll Male 9 Ohio
  • Joseph C Devoll Male 7 Ohio
  • Rebecca J Devoll Female 5 Ohio
  • Maria A Devoll Female 3 Ohio
  • Geo A Devoll Male 1 Ohio [3]

In 1870, the Duvall family lived in Independence Township, Washington, Ohio. All of the children aged 16 and below were in school. The household included

  • Joseph A Devall, 46, born in Ohio, a farmer, with $100 in real estate and $250 in personal estate
  • Nancy C Devall, 50 b. Ohio
  • Eola A Devall. 23 b. Ohio, helps mother
  • Ephram F Devall 21 Ohio, school teacher
  • William B Devall 18 Ohio, helps father
  • Joseph Devall 16 Ohio
  • Rebecca Devall 15 Ohio
  • Mariah A Devall 13 Ohio
  • George E Devall 11 Ohio
  • Mary C Devall 6 Ohio
  • Lucretia Haught 6 Ohio [4]

Ephraim T. Duvall and Miss Anginora Decker were married on 27 April 1873 in Washington County, Ohio. They both resided in Independence Township, Washington, Ohio. Justice of the Peace, R.W. Bidilion officiated. [5] [6] [7]

In 1880, the Duvall family lived in Rock Creek, Coffey, Kansas. The household included

  • E. T. Duvall, 31, born in Ohio, school teacher
  • A. Duvall Wife 25 Ohio
  • E. W. Duvall Son 6 Ohio, in school
  • E. B. Duvall Son 4 Ohio
  • C. A. Duvall Son 2 Ohio
  • J. C. Duvall Brother 25 Ohio, a farmer [8]

E.T. Duvall, 64, a broker, and Zora F. Ward, 34, are mentioned in the birth record of their son, Ephraim Taylor Duvall, Jr., who was born 9 June 1913 at 1417 Santee St., Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California. They resided in Los Angeles. [9]

Ephraim T. Duvall, 68, died on 3 June 1917 in Alameda County, California. [10]

Ephraim Taylor Duvall was born 6 January 1848 in Archers Fork, Washington, Ohio. He died on 3 June 1917, aged 69, in Oakland, Alameda, California. Burial: unknown. [11] His wife, Angenora (Decker), 1854-1890, is buried at Waverly Cemetery, Waverly, Kansas. Their son, Charley A., 1878-1882, is buried there also. His son, Ephraim, Jr., 1913-1996, is buried in Sacramento, California.


  1. familysearch.org Family Tree, with sources (https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/9VL1-F99)
  2. "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MX38-11Z : 21 December 2020), Ephriam T Duvall in household of Joseph A Duvall, Independence Township, Washington, Ohio, United States; citing family , NARA microfilm publication (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  3. "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCPH-S5F : 18 February 2021), E T Devoll in entry for J A Devoll, 1860.
  4. "United States Census, 1870", database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M6V1-LRY : 28 May 2021), Ephram F Devall in entry for Joseph A Devall, 1870.
  5. "Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XDX8-L26 : 8 December 2014), Ephriam T. Duvall and Angenora Or Angienora Decker, 27 Apr 1873; citing , Washington, Ohio, reference 2:25DMML8; FHL microfilm 941,959.
  6. "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016", database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Z83S-NLMM : 13 October 2021), Ephraim T. Duvall and Angie Ann Decker, 1873.
  7. "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016", database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XDPW-BR8 : 29 September 2021), Ephraim Duvall and Angenora Deckr, 1873.
  8. "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MFPP-VG1 : 14 January 2022), E. T. Duvall, Rock Creek Township, Coffey, Kansas, United States; citing enumeration district , sheet , NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), FHL microfilm .
  9. "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QP45-Y8QF : 1 March 2021), E T Duvall in entry for Ephraim Taylor Duvall, 9 Jun 1913; citing Birth, Los Angeles, California, United States, California State Archives, Sacramento.
  10. "California Death Index, 1905-1939," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK91-FPDN : 23 February 2021), Ephriam T Duvall, 03 Jun 1917; citing 19460, Department of Health Services, Vital Statistics Department, Sacramento; FHL microfilm 1,686,044.
  11. Find A Grave: Memorial #37116142

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