JOPLING-JOPLIN Resources and Family Tree

Resources and Family Tree

The Jopling-Joplin book was privately published and some copies may still be available from
Sarah Moseley Fricks
3802 Evergreen Drive
Texarkana, Ark. 71854

    Library: MN Historical Society
   Location: CS71.J82  1979
     Author: Eason, Dorothy Jopling.
      Title: The Jopling-Joplin family with some of their connections
             in England and America / compiled by Dorothy (Jopling)
             Eason, Sarah (Moseley) Fricks, Lucille (Jopling) Adams.
  Publisher: [Texarkana, Tex. : For additional copies write Mrs.
                T.R. Eason, 1979?].
Description: vii, 464, [4], 65, [7] p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
    Subject: Joplin family.
    Subject: England--Genealogy.
Of continuing interest is Janis Joplin. Her sister Laura has written a definitive book on her life, including her JOPLIN ancestry. See:

      Author:  Joplin, Laura.  
       Title:  Love, Janis / Laura Joplin.  
     Edition:  1st ed.  
   Publisher:  New York : Villard Books, 1992.  
 Description:  viii, 342 p., [32] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 25 cm.  
Bibliography:  Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-334) and index.  
     Subject:  Joplin, Janis.  
     Subject:  Rock musicians--United States--Biography.  
     Subject:  Singers--Biography.  
Also of continuing interest is Scott Joplin. See:

      Author:  Berlin, Edward A.
       Title:  King of ragtime : Scott Joplin and his era
     Edition:  1st ed.  
   Publisher:  New York : Oxford University Press, c1994.
 Subject(s) :  Joplin, Scott, 1868-1917.
               Composers, American--Biography.
               Composers, African-American--Biography.
               Ragtime music--History and criticism.
               African American men--Biography.
               Musicians, African American--Biography.
Description :  xii, 334 p. : ill., music, ports. ; 24 cm.  
      Notes :  Music excerpts by Scott Joplin.
               Includes bibliographical references and index. 
Tree of descendants for Ralph JOPLING

Exerpts from "The Jopling-Joplin Family" Message Boards for JOPLING