George Wheeler1

M, b. 29 March 1929, d. 9 February 2009
Last Edited31 Dec 2014
     George Wheeler was born on 29 March 1929 at Washtenaw, Michigan.1 He married Eleanor Jane Insinger, daughter of John Russell Insinger and Mary A Mellinger, in 1982.1 George Wheeler died on 9 February 2009 at Quakertown, Bucks, Pennsylvania, at age 79.1 He was buried on 11 February 2009 at Union Cemetery, Richboro, Bucks, Pennsylvania.2 George Wheeler Find-a-Grave.com ID # 47058919.

Family

Eleanor Jane Insinger b. 25 Jan 1935, d. 5 Jul 1996

Citations

  1. [S222] Donald Mitchell, "Rebecca Murray Descendants," e-mail to E Sue Gregg, Dec 16, 2014, Received Dec 16, 2014.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Dec 31, 2014.

Margaret Jane Johnson1

F, b. 11 February 1860, d. 5 March 1864
Father*Moses Johnson1 b. 10 Sep 1815, d. 17 Jan 1886
Mother*Anna Barbara Hagen1 b. 19 Aug 1824, d. 15 Apr 1913
Last Edited23 Feb 2015
     Margaret Jane Johnson was born on 11 February 1860.1 She died on 5 March 1864 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 4.1 She was buried on 8 March 1864 at Georgetown United Methodist Cemetery, Georgetown (Bart), Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Margaret Jane Johnson Find-a-Grave.com ID # 84370207.

Citations

  1. [S223] Various, PA and NJ Church & town Records, Page 335.

Adaline D Dosch1,2

F, b. 1 December 1849, d. 19 August 1933
Father*Michael Dosch3 b. c 1809
Mother*Catherine Hays3 b. c 1813
Last Edited11 Jan 2016
John F. Johnson and his wife Adaline, photo in possession of Johnson Family
     Adaline D Dosch was born on 1 December 1849 at Sorrell Horse?, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1,2 She married John F Johnson, son of Moses Johnson and Anna Barbara Hagen, before 1875.1 Adaline D Johnson died on 19 August 1933 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 83. Cause of death was cancer of the neck.4,2
She was buried on 23 August 1933 at Georgetown Methodist Cemetery, Georgetown, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4,2 Adaline D Johnson Find-a-Grave.com ID # 93094010.
     She appeared on the census of 21 August 1850 at Blue Ball, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 As of circa 1875,her married name was Johnson.1 She and John F Johnson appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 Adaline D Johnson and John F Johnson appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Census states Adeline was mother of 2 children, 1 living at time of this census.7

Family

John F Johnson b. 8 Nov 1850, d. 13 Mar 1923
Child

Citations

  1. [S223] Various, PA and NJ Church & town Records, Page 335.
  2. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963 # 71912.
  3. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963 # 71912 for daughter Adaline Johnson.
  4. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Feb 24 2015.
  5. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Blue Ball, Dwelling # 127, Family # 127.
  6. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart, Dist 175, Dwelling # 82, Family # 82. Family lived next door to Moses Johnson and family.
  7. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart, Dist # 1, Dwelling # 118, Family # 119.

Richard Lee Williams1

M, b. 27 April 1907, d. 1908
Father*Richard J Williams1 b. 1876, d. 18 Aug 1947
Mother*Mary Victoria Mitchell1 b. 14 Nov 1879, d. 13 Dec 1952
Last Edited5 Aug 2015
     Richard Lee Williams was born on 27 April 1907 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1,2 He was buried in 1908 at Georgetown United Methodist Cemetery, Georgetown (Bart), Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 He died in 1908.1

Citations

  1. [S223] Various, PA and NJ Church & town Records, Page 337, year only.
  2. [S29] Birth Records entry, State Registration, Pennsylvania Birth Index 1907, Certif # 41484.
  3. [S223] Various, PA and NJ Church & town Records, Page 338, year only.

Lelia Jane Williams1

F, b. 1901, d. 1901
Father*Richard J Williams1 b. 1876, d. 18 Aug 1947
Mother*Mary Victoria Mitchell1 b. 14 Nov 1879, d. 13 Dec 1952
Last Edited30 Dec 2014
     Lelia Jane Williams was buried in 1901 at Georgetown United Methodist Cemetery, Georgetown (Bart), Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 She died in 1901.1 She was born in 1901.1

Citations

  1. [S223] Various, PA and NJ Church & town Records, Page 338, year only.

William Williams1

M, b. 1873, d. 1875
Father*Thomas Williams1 b. 6 Nov 1830, d. 15 Apr 1897
Mother*Jane Wills1 b. 10 Dec 1831, d. 6 Aug 1908
Last Edited28 Jul 2015
     William Williams was born in 1873.1 He was buried in 1875 at Georgetown United Methodist Cemetery, Georgetown (Bart), Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He died in 1875.1 William Williams Find-a-Grave.com ID # 93093998 - Stone to weather beaten to decipher.

Citations

  1. [S223] Various, PA and NJ Church & town Records, Page 338.

Kate E Wood1

F, b. 1871, d. 1871
Father*William Wood1 b. 5 Oct 1842, d. 13 Sep 1881
Mother*Emma J. (?)1 d. 11 Dec 1917
Last Edited30 Dec 2014
     Kate E Wood was buried in 1871 at Georgetown United Methodist Cemetery, Georgetown (Bart), Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 She died in 1871.1 She was born in 1871.1

Citations

  1. [S223] Various, PA and NJ Church & town Records, Page 338.

William Ross Wood1

M, b. 1878, d. 1890
Father*William Wood1 b. 5 Oct 1842, d. 13 Sep 1881
Mother*Emma J. (?)1 d. 11 Dec 1917
Last Edited30 Dec 2014
     William Ross Wood was born in 1878.1 He was buried in 1890 at Georgetown United Methodist Cemetery, Georgetown (Bart), Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He died in 1890.1

Citations

  1. [S223] Various, PA and NJ Church & town Records, Page 338.

George H Weaver1

M, b. 19 August 1827, d. 28 August 1869
Last Edited18 Jul 2017
     George H Weaver was born on 19 August 1827 at Baden-Baden, Baden-Badener Stadkreis, Wurttemberg, Germany.1 He married Sarah A Kelly circa 1852.1 George H Weaver died on 28 August 1869 at Duncannon, Perry, Pennsylvania, at age 42.1 He was buried on 31 August 1869 at Duncannon Union Cemetery, Duncannon, Perry, Pennsylvania.1
     He and Sarah A Weaver appeared on the census of 2 August 1860 at Middletown, Lower Satara Twp, Dauphin, Pennsylvania.2 George H Weaver began military service on 31 July 1862 served wtih Co F 127 Reg of PA Volunteers and aso Co F Reg 201 PA Volunteers.3 He witnessed During the Civil War, George Weaver served in the 93rd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment and in Company F of the Pennsylvania 201st Infantry Regiment.

After the war, George opened his own bakery in Duncannon, Pennsylvania and was killed by a Pennsylvania Railroad train, while delivering his bread one morning. His wife, Sarah received very little money from the PA Railroad; consequently, some of his children were raised in the Pennsylvania Soldiers' Orphanages. between 1865 and 1869.

Family

Sarah A Kelly b. 11 Mar 1832, d. 11 Sep 1900
Children

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Dec 31, 2014.
  2. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Dauphin, Lower Swatara, Dwelling # 1036, Family 136.
  3. [S2] Unknown name of person, Copy of Filmed Record, unknown file number, George H Weaver # 278=618.
  4. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Perry, Duncannon, Dist # 123, Dwelling # 69, Family # 82.
  5. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1964 for Mary Cunningham # 78896.

Sarah A Kelly1

F, b. 11 March 1832, d. 11 September 1900
Last Edited18 Jul 2017
     Sarah A Kelly was born on 11 March 1832 at Harrisburg, Dauphin, Pennsylvania.1 She married George H Weaver circa 1852.1 Sarah A Kelly died on 11 September 1900 at age 68.1 She was buried on 14 September 1900 at Duncannon Union Cemetery, Duncannon, Perry, Pennsylvania.1 Sarah A Kelly Find-a-Grave.com ID # 26333214.
     As of circa 1852,her married name was Weaver.1 She and George H Weaver appeared on the census of 2 August 1860 at Middletown, Lower Satara Twp, Dauphin, Pennsylvania.2 Sarah A Weaver appeared on the census of 5 June 1880 at Duncannon, Perry, Pennsylvania.3

Family

George H Weaver b. 19 Aug 1827, d. 28 Aug 1869
Children

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Dec 31, 2014.
  2. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Dauphin, Lower Swatara, Dwelling # 1036, Family 136.
  3. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Perry, Duncannon, Dist # 123, Dwelling # 69, Family # 82.
  4. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1964 for Mary Cunningham # 78896.

Catharine S (?)1

F, b. 14 March 1833, d. 26 December 1905
Last Edited3 Jan 2015
     Catharine S (?) married Peter Dague, son of David Dague and Margaret Ranck.1 Catharine S (?) was born on 14 March 1833.1 She died on 26 December 1905 at age 72.1 She was buried on 29 December 1905 at Rancks United Methodist Church Cemetery, New Holland, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Catharine S (?) Find-a-Grave.com ID # 30129012.
     Her married name was Dague.1

Family

Peter Dague b. 9 Sep 1836, d. 17 Mar 1914

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 3, 2015.

Charles M Haines1

M, b. 1900
Father*William Haines1 b. 10 Nov 1855, d. 17 Dec 1933
Mother*Laura Jane Ranck1 b. 1 Aug 1863, d. 30 Jun 1920
Last Edited3 Jan 2015
     Charles M Haines was born in 1900 at Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Dist 522, Dwelling # 81, Family # 82.

Grace Houck1

F, b. 1912, d. 1912
Father*Clayton Leroy Houck1 b. 15 May 1894, d. 20 Feb 1976
Mother*Arlene Hampey1 b. 30 Jan 1927, d. 31 Dec 1984
Last Edited3 Jan 2015
     Grace Houck was buried in 1912 at Rancks United Methodist Church Cemetery, New Holland, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 She died in 1912 at Pennsylvania.1 She was born in 1912 at Pennsylvania.1 Grace Houck Find-a-Grave.com ID # 30213490.

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 3, 2015.

Margaret E Diem1,2

F, b. 3 March 1874, d. 10 June 1949
Last Edited13 Aug 2015
     Margaret E Diem was born on 3 March 1874 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1,3 She married Isaac Milton Houck, son of William Houck and Margaret Ann Caffrey, circa 1890.1,4 Margaret E Diem died on 10 June 1949 at at home, RD #2- Earl Township, New Holland, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 75. Cause of death was chronic myocartitis.1,3
She was buried on 14 June 1949 at Rancks United Methodist Church Cemetery, New Holland, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1,3 Margaret E Diem Find-a-Grave.com ID # 30185775.
     As of circa 1890,her married name was Houck.1,4 She and Isaac Milton Houck appeared on the census of 22 April 1910 at Earl Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; As of this census, Margaret was mother of 5 children, 5 living.4 Margaret E Houck and Isaac Milton Houck appeared on the census of 8 May 1940 at Earl Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Milton is recorded as having completed 7th grade, Margaret completed 5th grade and Norman completed 8th grade.5

Family

Isaac Milton Houck b. 15 Oct 1862, d. 31 Aug 1948
Children

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 3, 2015.
  2. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificates 1906-1963 # 79967.
  3. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificates 1906-1963 # 52017.
  4. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Earl, Dist 34, Dwelling # 60, Family # 71.
  5. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Earl, Dist # 36-22, Visitation # 343.

Edith Houck1

F, b. 1895
Father*Isaac Milton Houck1 b. 15 Oct 1862, d. 31 Aug 1948
Mother*Margaret E Diem1 b. 3 Mar 1874, d. 10 Jun 1949
Last Edited3 Jan 2015
     Edith Houck was born in 1895.1
     She appeared on the census of 22 April 1910 at Earl Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Earl, Dist 34, Dwelling # 60, Family # 71.

Elias I Houck1

M, b. 1897
Father*Isaac Milton Houck1 b. 15 Oct 1862, d. 31 Aug 1948
Mother*Margaret E Diem1 b. 3 Mar 1874, d. 10 Jun 1949
Last Edited3 Jan 2015
     Elias I Houck was born in 1897.1
     He appeared on the census of 22 April 1910 at Earl Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Earl, Dist 34, Dwelling # 60, Family # 71.

Norman E Houck1

M, b. 16 June 1908, d. 3 April 1995
Father*Isaac Milton Houck1 b. 15 Oct 1862, d. 31 Aug 1948
Mother*Margaret E Diem1 b. 3 Mar 1874, d. 10 Jun 1949
Last Edited4 Jan 2015
     Norman E Houck was born on 16 June 1908.1,2 He married Dora M (?) after 1940.2 Norman E Houck died on 3 April 1995 at age 86.2 He was buried on 6 April 1995 at Rancks United Methodist Church Cemetery, New Holland, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Norman E Houck Find-a-Grave.com ID # 30185889.
     He appeared on the census of 22 April 1910 at Earl Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He appeared on the census of 8 May 1940 at Earl Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3

Family

Dora M (?) b. 26 Sep 1910, d. 21 Sep 1975

Citations

  1. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Earl, Dist 34, Dwelling # 60, Family # 71.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 4, 2015.
  3. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Earl, Dist # 36-22, Visitation # 343.

Dora M (?)1

F, b. 26 September 1910, d. 21 September 1975
Last Edited4 Jan 2015
     Dora M (?) was born on 26 September 1910.1 She married Norman E Houck, son of Isaac Milton Houck and Margaret E Diem, after 1940.1 Dora M (?) died on 21 September 1975 at age 64.1 She was buried on 24 September 1975 at Rancks United Methodist Church Cemetery, New Holland, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Dora M (?) Find-a-Grave.com ID # 30185888.
     As of after 1940,her married name was Houck.1

Family

Norman E Houck b. 16 Jun 1908, d. 3 Apr 1995

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 4, 2015.

David Baxter1

M, b. 1845, d. 1921
Last Edited4 Jan 2015
     David Baxter married Louisa A (?)1 David Baxter was born in 1845.1 He died in 1921.1

Family

Louisa A (?) b. 1843, d. 1921
Child

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 4, 2015 for daughter Amanda Laukhuff.

Louisa A (?)1

F, b. 1843, d. 1921
Last Edited4 Jan 2015
     Louisa A (?) married David Baxter.1 Louisa A (?) was born in 1843.1 She died in 1921.1
     Her married name was Baxter.1

Family

David Baxter b. 1845, d. 1921
Child

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 4, 2015 for daughter Amanda Laukhuff.

Roy Norville Wright1

M, b. 3 August 1894, d. April 1973
Father*Elwood C Wright1 b. 4 Dec 1869, d. 3 Aug 1942
Mother*Rhoda L Haddon1 b. 1870, d. 1947
Last Edited6 Jan 2015
     Roy Norville Wright was born on 3 August 1894 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He was buried in April 1973 at Pleasant Grove Methodist Cemetery, Peach Bottom, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He died in April 1973 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 78.1 Roy Norville Wright Find-a-Grave.com ID # 135575905.

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 6, 2015.

Lovella Redman1

F, b. 1893, d. 1955
Mother*Lydia Redman2 b. c 1864
Last Edited10 Jan 2015
     Lovella Redman was born in 1893.1 She married Clair Charles Wright, son of Harry C Wright and Lena Loucks, in 1911.1,2 Lovella Redman was buried in 1955 at Sadsbury Friends Burial Grounds, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 She died in 1955.3 Lovella Redman Find-a-Grave.com ID # 120412203.
     As of 1911,her married name was Wright.1 She and Clair Charles Wright appeared on the census of 8 January 1920 at Green St, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Also included in this family are David E Redman, brother-in-law of Clair Wright, (Loella's brother), age 23, and Stella McCoullough, a boarder, age 31, who was widowed.1 Lovella Wright and Clair Charles Wright appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 at 109 Slokom Avenue, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Clair owned this home and rented 2 apartments to others.2 Lovella Wright and Clair Charles Wright appeared on the census of 17 April 1940 at Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Living with the family at time of this census is a nephew, Webster McClure, age 18, and single, who was an apprentice in a machine shop.4

Family

Clair Charles Wright b. Mar 1889, d. 1958

Citations

  1. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 7, Dwelling # 129, Family # 144.
  2. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 6, Dwelling # 191, Family # 222.
  3. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 8, 2015.
  4. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 36-6, Visitation # 45.

Mabel Wright1

F, b. 1901
Father*Harry C Wright1 b. 25 May 1868, d. 6 Jan 1912
Mother*Lena Loucks1 b. 12 Jun 1870, d. 17 Mar 1934
Last Edited6 Jan 2015
     Mabel Wright was born in 1901 at Pennsylvania.1
     She appeared on the census of 26 April 1910 at Green Street, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 She appeared on the census of 5 January 1920 at Newport Avenue, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 7, Dwelling # 169, Family # 171.
  2. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 7, Dwelling #9, Family # 11.

Harry Wright1

M, b. 1904
Father*Harry C Wright1 b. 25 May 1868, d. 6 Jan 1912
Mother*Lena Loucks1 b. 12 Jun 1870, d. 17 Mar 1934
Last Edited6 Jan 2015
     Harry Wright was born in 1904 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1
     He appeared on the census of 26 April 1910 at Green Street, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He appeared on the census of 5 January 1920 at Newport Avenue, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 He appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 at 15 Elizabeth St, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3

Citations

  1. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 7, Dwelling # 169, Family # 171.
  2. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 7, Dwelling #9, Family # 11.
  3. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 6, Dwelling # 39a, Family # 42a.

Lydia Redman1

F, b. circa 1864
Last Edited6 Jan 2015
     Lydia Redman was born circa 1864 at Pennsylvania.1
     She appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 at 109 Slokom Avenue, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 6, Dwelling # 191, Family # 222.

Mary Catharine Witmer1

F, b. 5 June 1904, d. 17 May 2002
Last Edited11 Jan 2015
     Mary Catharine Witmer was born on 5 June 1904.2 She married Earl J Wright, son of Harry C Wright and Lena Loucks, before 1923 at Pennsylvania.1 Mary Catharine Witmer died on 17 May 2002 at age 97.2 She was buried on 20 May 2002 at Sadsbury Friends Burial Grounds, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Mary Catharine Witmer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 120502898.
     As of before 1923,her married name was Wright.1 She and Earl J Wright appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 at 428 Bridge Street, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3

Family

Earl J Wright b. 22 Jun 1893, d. 26 Jul 1970
Children

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 6, 2015.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 8, 2015.
  3. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 6, Dwelling # 116, Family # 125.

Richard W Wright1

M, b. 31 December 1923, d. 8 April 2010
Father*Earl J Wright1 b. 22 Jun 1893, d. 26 Jul 1970
Mother*Mary Catharine Witmer1 b. 5 Jun 1904, d. 17 May 2002
Last Edited11 Jan 2015
     Richard W Wright was born on 31 December 1923 at Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He died on 8 April 2010 at Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 86.1 He was buried on 11 April 2010 at Sadsbury Friends Burial Grounds, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. His obituary reads: Richard W. Wright, age 86, of Christiana, PA passed away at his home on Thursday, April 8, 2010. He was born in Christiana, son of the late Earl J. & Mary Catharine Witmer Wright. He was a member of the Christiana United Methodist Church where he was their organist and choir director for 65 years. He graduated from the former Christiana High School, Coatesville High School and Franklin & Marshall College of Lancaster Phi Kappa Sigma class of 1944 with an accounting degree. Dick started working at Fernald & Company of Philadelphia, Penn Dairies, Hatter, Harris & Beittel of Lancaster, KD Tool and retiring as the Controller & Treasurer of Pennfield Corp. of Rohrerstown. After retiring, he became a licensed realtor working for Coldwell Banker and ARA Real Estate Inc. He was a member of the Christiana Masonic Lodge #417 F. & A.M., Kiwanis Club of Lancaster where he was past president, co-founder of the Lanchester Chorus, treasurer of the Lancaster Community Concerts, Quarryville Groundhog Lodge and a former member of the Christiana Lions Club. He was presently serving as the treasurer for Christiana Borough.

Surviving is a sister: Marianne W. Kellon with whom he resided, 30 nieces and 19 nephews. He was preceded in death by a brother: Joseph W. Wright and a great nephew.

Funeral service will take place from the Christiana United Methodist Church, 14 S. Bridge St., Christiana, PA on Monday, April 12th, at 11 a.m. Pastor Allan Sumerfield will be officiating. Interment will be private in the Sadsbury Friends Burial Grounds. There will be a viewing on Monday at the church from 9:30 a.m. until time of service. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Christiana United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 45, Christiana, PA 17509. Arrangements by the Shivery Funeral Home, Inc. of Christiana & Paradise.

(Lancaster Intelligencer Journal/New Era 4/9/2010.)1 Richard W Wright Find-a-Grave.com ID # 50856422.
     He appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 at 428 Bridge Street, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 He was an organist and choir director for Christiana United Methodist Church for 65 years. before 2010 at Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 He was presently serving as the treasurer for Christiana Borough. on 8 April 2010.3

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 8, 2015.
  2. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 6, Dwelling # 116, Family # 125.
  3. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 8, 2015, his obituary.

Joseph W Wright1

M, b. 19 April 1927, d. 19 December 1987
Father*Earl J Wright1 b. 22 Jun 1893, d. 26 Jul 1970
Mother*Mary Catharine Witmer1 b. 5 Jun 1904, d. 17 May 2002
Last Edited8 Jan 2015
     Joseph W Wright was born on 19 April 1927.1 He died on 19 December 1987 at age 60.1 He was buried on 21 December 1987 at Sadsbury Friends Burial Grounds, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Joseph W Wright Find-a-Grave.com ID # 120503058.
     He appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 at 428 Bridge Street, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 8, 2015.
  2. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 6, Dwelling # 116, Family # 125.

Marianne Wright1

F, b. 14 April 1930, d. 30 July 2013
Father*Earl J Wright1 b. 22 Jun 1893, d. 26 Jul 1970
Mother*Mary Catharine Witmer1 b. 5 Jun 1904, d. 17 May 2002
Last Edited11 Jan 2015
     Marianne Wright was born on 14 April 1930 at Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 She married Robert G Kellon.1 Marianne Wright died on 30 July 2013 at her home, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 83. Her obituary reads: Marianne W. Kellon, age 83 of Christiana, PA passed away at her home on Tuesday, July 30, 2012. She was the wife of the late Robert G. Kellon who passed away on May 17, 1971. She was born in Christiana, daughter of the late Earl J. & Mary Catherine Witmer Wright. She was a member of the Christiana United Methodist Church where in the past she had sang in the choir. Marianne worked for Harrison Senior Living of Christiana for over 20 years as an aid. She graduated from Scott High School. In the past she was a member of the Lanchester Chorus. She enjoyed baking and spending time with her grandchildren. Surviving are 4 children: Sherry Lynn Kellon of Gap, Kirk husband of Julie Guyer Kellon of New Enterprise, PA, Alan Kellon of Christiana, Andy husband of Eleanor Kellon of Robesonia, PA, 13 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren, 3 great great grandchildren. Several nieces and nephews also survive. She was preceded in death by a grandson, Robert J. Kellon and 2 brothers: Richard W. & Joseph W. Wright. Funeral service will take place from the Shivery Funeral Home, 111 Elizabeth Street, Christiana, PA on Friday, August 2nd at 11 a.m. with Pastor Michael Remel officiating. Interment will be in Sadsbury Friends Burial Grounds. Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday from 10 a.m. until time of service. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Hospice & Community Care, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604.

(Lancaster Intelligencer Journal/New Era 7/31/2013.)1 She was buried on 1 August 2013 at Sadsbury Friends Burial Grounds, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Marianne Wright Find-a-Grave.com ID # 114672595.
     Her married name was Kellon.1

Family

Robert G Kellon b. 3 Jul 1928, d. 17 May 1971

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 8, 2015.

Robert G Kellon1

M, b. 3 July 1928, d. 17 May 1971
Last Edited11 Jan 2015
     Robert G Kellon was born on 3 July 1928.1 He married Marianne Wright, daughter of Earl J Wright and Mary Catharine Witmer.1 Robert G Kellon died on 17 May 1971 at age 42.1 He was buried on 20 May 1971 at Sadsbury Friends Burial Grounds, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Robert G Kellon Find-a-Grave.com ID # 114672641.

Family

Marianne Wright b. 14 Apr 1930, d. 30 Jul 2013

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 8, 2015.