Clara Joseph Trost (Maria Sophia Friederike Buchholz, (Martin) Johann Wilhelm Buchholz, Martin Jochim Heinrich Buchholtz, Franz Christian Buchholtz) was born 30 September 1884 in Newton Township, Miami County, Ohio and died in 8 January 1930 in Randolph, Montgomery County, Ohio and was  buried on the 12 January 1930 in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Miami County, Ohio.


Clara married Charles Otto Sleppy on 16 October 1904 at the St. John's Lutheran Church, Covington, Miami County, Ohio by Pastor L. F. Mittler.  Charles was born 28 May 1881 in Miami County, Ohio.  His parents were Henry and Margaret Swank Sleppy.





Clara and Charles had the following children:

1.   Catherine Sleppy

2.   Margaret Sleppy

3.   Glenn Sleppy

4.   Earl Sleppy

SOURCES:  Genealogy and photo from Virginia Brown and Mary Trost Snell.  Additional information from and marriage information from Pamla Holfinger Vass.