In 1900 Clay County, South Dakota, Orrin B. born Aug 1888 in South Dakota,
with the oldest of Joseph O. and Bertha Hall's kids. Olivia
April 1890, Opal April 1892, Oscar J. Jan 1894, Leona Feb 1896, and Orving
Orrin proved up a quarter in 8, 6N 49W in 1914.
He registered with a Fleming address, born August 1889 in Vermillion, South
Dakota, married with a wife and three children.
In 1920 Santa Monica, California, Orrian is a rancher, married to Ruth, 30,
both born in South Dakota. Vivian 8, Artelle 5, and Stanley 3 were all
born in Colorado.
In 1930 Logan County Orin and Ruth have Vivian 18, Artelle 16, Stanley 13,
and Jack 10.
Stanley Orrin Hall, F.Sc., U.S.N. died Dec 26, 1937 near Sapulpa, Oklahoma,
on authorized leave from U.S.S West Virginia, next of kin, father, Mr. Orrin
Hal, Fleming, Colorado.
Stanley Hall, 21, of Fleming, Colorado U. S. marine, was killed instantly
early Sunday in a collision on a fog- blanketed highway near Sapulpa, Okla.
His skull was crushed as cars apparently collided headon,, then
overturned. A fellow marine and two, Sapulpa youths were injured. A highway
patrolman said the accident was unavoidable. Hall's body will be sent to
In 1940 Logan County Orrin and Ruth are both 50, with Jack, 20.
Orrin Hall, born Aug 30, 1888 in South Dakota, died Sep 6, 1959 in Riverside
Ruth Schooley born July 9, 1889 in Clay County, South Dakota, married
Orin in Sterling July 7, 1910, and died Jan 9, 1977 in Banning, California.
Parents were Jadiah Schooley 1845-1907 and Julia Jackson 1859-1942.
Ruth Schooley Hall - July 9, 1888 - January 9, 1977 was buried in Sterling
April 7, 1977. Mother Julia Schooley -March 22, 1861 - August 23,
1942. is also there.
Vivian Maurine Culver, born Oct 26, 1911 in Colorado, died Feb 18, 1995 in
Monterey County, father Hall, mother Byers. That's probably not ours -
Robert Mr. and Mrs. – with 4 children, moved to Berkeley, they were Pacific
Grove residents 13 years (Pacific Grove Tide Aug. 6, 1937 p2)
Cropley, Robert S. – married Vivian M. Hall, both of Pacific Grove (Pacific
Grove High Tide Oct. 25, 1929 p1)
Robert Sheldon Cropley was born March 26, 1930, dying
Dec 26, 1994 in Shasta County, mother's maiden name Hall.
In 1930 Monterey County, Vivian born about 1912 in Colorado, and Robert S.
Cropley, a machinist born about 1906 Canada, immigrating in 1923.
Cropley, Robert S. Mr. and Mrs. – son Richard born at Adobe Hospital in Monterey
(Pacific Grove Tribune March 25, 1932 p1)
In 1940 Monterey County Robert and Vivian have Robert
10, Richard 8, Russell 6, Marilyn 5.
Cropley, Robert S. Jr. – died Dec. 26, 1994, 64, Redding, born Pacific Grove
March 26, 1930, PGHS graduate 1948, moved to Redding 1975, mother Vivian Culver
of Pacific Grove, stepbrother Greg Culver of Pacific Grove (Herald Dec. 30, 1994
Former East County
Vernon Cropley, 78,
died Monday, March
12, 2012 in Yuma,
service will be held
at 2 p.m. Saturday,
July 28, at Wood
Church, 23601 W.
Arata Road, Wood
Russ was born
July 28, 1933, in
Monterey, Calif., to
Robert and Vivian
Monterey Union High
School in 1952 and
served in the Navy
with the Seabees on
the Aleutian Islands
off Alaska. After
his Navy service,
Russ received his
bachelor’s degree in
industrial arts from
San Jose State
College and his
master’s degree in
Russ’ career in
education spanned 33
years. He worked as
arts and vocational
carpentry in the
District from 1971
to 1982, and served
as head of the
traveled and served
as a volunteer and
He served his church
music. He produced a
CD of some of his
music. He was active
in the Gresham
Kiwanis and served
as a chapter
He was preceded
in death by three
brothers and a
Elaine Cropley, his
wife of 56 years;
Cropley of Fort
Worth, Texas, Dion
Scott Cropley of
Grande of Eagle
River, Alaska, and
Sally Fantasia of
brother, Greg Culver
of Monterey; 13
In lieu of
donations can be
made to Jonah
Road, Trout Lake,
Wash., 98650; or to
the music program at
Wood Village Baptist
Church, 23601 W.
Arata Road, Wood
A strong, honorable Christian man went home to be with the Lord on
Friday, June 5, 2009. Richard Milton Cropley passed away at Mercy
Medical Center in Redding. CA after a long illness.
Richard was born to Robert and Vivian Cropley on March 24, 1932 in
He grew up on the Monterey Peninsula, working in his father's mill.
Artelle Ruth Kienitz born Jan 20, 1914 in Colorado, died July 16, 1995 in San
Bernardino County, father Hall, mother Schooley. Artelle and Alfred
L. Kienitz 1918-2009 - share a tombstone in Riverside Cemetery, Gem County,
Idaho.# 68140733 "Al met Artelle Hall while stationed in Banning, Calif.,
and they were married in February 1945. They had one son, John Hall Kienitz. Al
and Artelle celebrated over 50 years of marriage until her death in 1995. While
living in California, Al farmed 3,000 acres in the Beaumont, Calif., area."
Jack Harlan Hall, born Jan 10, 1920, died Nov 12, 1991 in San Bernardino
County, mother's maiden name Schooly.
Jack and Rose Nadine (Spelts) Hall 1924-1962 are buried in Sterling.#
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