Eleanor A Lowery

F, b. 8 August 1913, d. 4 June 1979
Last Edited27 Dec 2016
     Eleanor A Lowery was born on 8 August 1913. She married Carl Raymond Feister, son of William Jacob Feister and Rosanna (Annie) Armer, on 30 March 1932 at United Brethern Church Parsonage, Paradise, Pennsylvania. Eleanor A Lowery died on 4 June 1979 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 65. She was buried on 7 June 1979 at Georgetown United Methodist Church Cemetery, Bart Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1
     As of 30 March 1932,her married name was Eleanor Feister. Her Social Security Number was 167-54-3943 on 6 June 2002.2

Family

Carl Raymond Feister b. 18 Dec 1912, d. 26 Nov 2003
Child

Citations

  1. [S13] Various Persons Cemetery Records, E. Sue Gregg, Ronks, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Georgetown United Methodist Cemetery, Visit & Photo Sept 9, 2006.
  2. [S40] Social Security Deaths, Various, SS Death Index, Various.

Lorraine June Feister

F, b. 22 October 1932, d. 8 April 2008
Father*Carl Raymond Feister b. 18 Dec 1912, d. 26 Nov 2003
Mother*Eleanor A Lowery b. 8 Aug 1913, d. 4 Jun 1979
Last Edited26 Jan 2015
     Lorraine June Feister was born on 22 October 1932 at Christiana, Pennsylvania.1 She married Lloyd Wilson Welk, son of Lloyd C Welk and Edith Wilson, on 17 December 1950 at 2202 Mine Rd, Paradise Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Lorraine June Feister died on 8 April 2008 at Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 75.2,1 She was buried on 12 April 2008 at Georgetown United Methodist Cemetery, Georgetown, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Funeral at Middle Octorara Presbyterian Church at 11 am. Arrangements by Shivery Funeral home Christiana and Paradise.
www.shiveryfuneralhome.com.2
     As of 17 December 1950,her married name was Welk.2 She lived at Georgetown, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

Family

Lloyd Wilson Welk b. 31 Jan 1932, d. 19 Aug 2009
Child

Citations

  1. [S40] Social Security Deaths, Various, SS Death Index, Various, Researched Jan 25, 2015 @ MyHeritage.com.
  2. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Obituary Monday, April 9, 2008.

Clara Lavina Gregg

F, b. 18 June 1873, d. 1 March 1876
Father*Robert Gregg b. 7 Jul 1837, d. 26 Nov 1912
Mother*Eliza Jane Armer b. 25 Dec 1838, d. 8 Jun 1902
Last Edited22 Jan 2011
     Clara Lavina Gregg was born on 18 June 1873; date calculated from tombstone. Aged 2 yr 8 months and 12 days at death.1 She was buried in March 1876 at Calvary Mt Church, Paradise Twp Lanc Co, Pennsylvania. She died on 1 March 1876 at age 2; Educated guess from tombstone date.1

Citations

  1. [S13] Various Persons Cemetery Records, E. Sue Gregg, Ronks, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

Martin Murray

M, b. 8 February 1859, d. 15 May 1959
Father*John Murray b. 1820, d. 28 Jan 1901
Mother*Ellen Clark b. 1829, d. 20 Feb 1894
Last Edited8 Jan 2017
     Martin Murray was born on 8 February 1859 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He married Hannah Jane Gregg, daughter of Robert Gregg and Eliza Jane Armer, between 1881 and 1882. Martin Murray died on 15 May 1959 at Gap, Pennsylvania, at age 100.1 He was buried on 18 May 1959 at Calvary Monument Cemetery, Paradise Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2
     He appeared on the census of 1 July 1870 at Kinzers, Paradise Twp., Lancaster.3 He was a miner at Joheph Warton Nickel Mines between 1873 and 1888 at Nickel Mines, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 He appeared on the census of 23 June 1880 at Paradise Township, Lancaster.5 He and Hannah Jane Murray appeared on the census of 7 June 1900 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. This census states that Hannah was mother of 5 children, 4 living as of this date.6 Martin Murray witnessed heirs of John Murray presented a renunciation of administrative rights to A. H. Diffenbaugh, Register of Willis, Lancaster County. Named are Martin Murray; John H. Murray, Abner D. Murray; and Maggie Murray (Mrs. Benjamin Murray). New administrator appointed was Jacob C. Feister. Actual signatures of children are on document. on 26 October 1901.7 He and Hannah Jane Gregg appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Kinzer Rd, Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.8 Martin Murray appeared on the census of 13 January 1920 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; listed as 61 years old with wife Hannah 60 and Violet Eisenberger age 10. Living next door was Howard Hershberger and his mother Susannah with Ethel Armer, age 15, his niece.9 He appeared on the census of 11 April 1930 at Gap Ro east of Railroad, Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.10 He was a laborer in 1932 at Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.11 He was a voter in Salisbury Townhip and registered as a Republican. in 1932.11 He appeared on the census of 22 April 1940 at Chestnut Street, Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.12 He witnessed celebration of 98th birthday on 9 February 1957 at Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4

Family

Hannah Jane Gregg b. 19 Aug 1861, d. 28 Jul 1922
Children

Citations

  1. [S134] "Collection of journals and minutes from Gregg Reunions,", Minute book of the Samuel Gregg reunions 1940-1965.
  2. [S48] E Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personal Family Information.

    "
  3. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Dwelling #15, Family #16.
  4. [S162] Newspaper and date.
  5. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Supv Dist. 2, Enumeration Dist. #173, Dwelling #346, Family #367.
  6. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise, Dist #95, Dwelling # 84, Family # 90.
  7. [S119] Lancaster Co Court Records, Collection of Renunciations held at Lancaster County Historical Society, Register of Wills Records, John Murray, 1901.
  8. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, District 127, Dwelling # 7, Family #7.
  9. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Paradise Township, Lancaster County, PA Family 75 image 7.
  10. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Salisbury, Dist # 113, Dwelling # 141, Family # 141
    Year: 1930; Census Place: Salisbury, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2059; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 113; Image: 181.0; FHL microfilm: 2341793.
  11. [S172] Voter Register, 1932 unknown repository, Listed as voters on Register for 1932.
  12. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Salisbury Township, Dist 36-144, Dwelling # 13.
    Year: 1940; Census Place: Salisbury,Lancaster,Pennsylvania; Roll: T627_3535; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 36-144.

Charles Franklin Murray

M, b. 29 October 1882, d. 22 June 1919
Father*Martin Murray b. 8 Feb 1859, d. 15 May 1959
Mother*Hannah Jane Gregg b. 19 Aug 1861, d. 28 Jul 1922
Last Edited1 Apr 2012
     Charles Franklin Murray was born on 29 October 1882. He died on 22 June 1919 at age 36. He was buried on 25 June 1919 at Calvary Mt Church, Sadsbury Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
     He appeared on the census of 7 June 1900 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Kinzer Rd, Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise, Dist #95, Dwelling # 84, Family # 90.
  2. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, District 127, Dwelling # 7, Family #7.

Eliza (Lida) Jane Murray

F, b. 28 November 1889, d. 11 January 1986
Father*Martin Murray b. 8 Feb 1859, d. 15 May 1959
Mother*Hannah Jane Gregg b. 19 Aug 1861, d. 28 Jul 1922
Last Edited8 Jan 2017
     Eliza (Lida) Jane Murray was born on 28 November 1889 at Born near Linville School, Paradise Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She married Thomas M Armer, son of Samuel M Armer and Elvina Zimmerman, on 14 April 1910 at St John's United Methodist, Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Eliza (Lida) Jane Murray died on 11 January 1986 at Oxford Manor Home, Oxford, Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 96. She was buried on 14 January 1986 at Calvary Monument Cemetery, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Eliza (Lida) Jane Murray Find-a-Grave.com ID # 21308972.1
     She appeared on the census of 7 June 1900 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 As of 1910, Eliza (Lida) Jane Murray was also known as Lida Armer. As of 14 April 1910,her married name was Armer. She appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Kinzer Rd, Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 She and Thomas M Armer appeared on the census of 8 January 1920 at Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 Eliza (Lida) Jane Armer and Thomas M Armer appeared on the census of 11 April 1930 at Gap Ro east of Railroad, Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Daniel is recorded as being single at time of 1930 census, age 55.5 Eliza (Lida) Jane Murray and Thomas M Armer were (an unknown value) in 1932 at Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 Eliza (Lida) Jane Murray and Thomas M Armer appeared on the census of 22 April 1940 at Chestnut Street, Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Census shows Thomas owned his own home and lived there on April 1, 1935.7 Lida Armer and Thomas M Armer lived on 9 February 1957 at Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.8

Family

Thomas M Armer b. 5 Feb 1887, d. 15 Sep 1960
Children

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched May 29 , 2012.
  2. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise, Dist #95, Dwelling # 84, Family # 90.
  3. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, District 127, Dwelling # 7, Family #7.
  4. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Salisbury Township, District # 125, Dwelling # 139, Family # 150.
    Year: 1920; Census Place: Salisbury, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1585; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 125; Image: 50.
  5. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Salisbury, Dist # 113, Dwelling # 141, Family # 141
    Year: 1930; Census Place: Salisbury, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2059; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 113; Image: 181.0; FHL microfilm: 2341793.
  6. [S172] Voter Register, 1932 unknown repository, Listed as voters on Register for 1932.
  7. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Salisbury Township, Dist 36-144, Dwelling # 13.
    Year: 1940; Census Place: Salisbury,Lancaster,Pennsylvania; Roll: T627_3535; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 36-144.
  8. [S162] Newspaper and date.

Walter Benjamin Murray

M, b. 2 May 1901, d. 20 February 1910
Father*Martin Murray b. 8 Feb 1859, d. 15 May 1959
Mother*Hannah Jane Gregg b. 19 Aug 1861, d. 28 Jul 1922
Last Edited25 Apr 2006
     Walter Benjamin Murray was born on 2 May 1901. He died on 20 February 1910 at age 8. He was buried on 23 February 1910 at Calvary Monument Cemetery, Sadsbury Twp, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania.

Robert John Murray

M, b. 6 September 1887, d. 22 October 1888
Father*Martin Murray b. 8 Feb 1859, d. 15 May 1959
Mother*Hannah Jane Gregg b. 19 Aug 1861, d. 28 Jul 1922
Last Edited25 Apr 2006
     Robert John Murray was born on 6 September 1887. He died on 22 October 1888 at age 1. He was buried on 25 October 1888 at Calvary Monument Cemetery, Sadsbury Twp, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania.
     He Full name provided by George B Murray.

George E Murray

M, b. 12 June 1885, d. 10 September 1962
Father*Martin Murray b. 8 Feb 1859, d. 15 May 1959
Mother*Hannah Jane Gregg b. 19 Aug 1861, d. 28 Jul 1922
Last Edited17 Apr 2001
     George E Murray was born on 12 June 1885. He died on 10 September 1962 at age 77.
     He appeared on the census of 7 June 1900 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Kinzer Rd, Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise, Dist #95, Dwelling # 84, Family # 90.
  2. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, District 127, Dwelling # 7, Family #7.

William C Murray

M, b. 2 November 1896, d. 1966
Father*Martin Murray b. 8 Feb 1859, d. 15 May 1959
Mother*Hannah Jane Gregg b. 19 Aug 1861, d. 28 Jul 1922
Last Edited2 Mar 2014
     William C Murray was born on 2 November 1896. He married Mary F Nissley, daughter of Charles Nissley, in 1918.1 William C Murray was buried in 1966 at Marietta Cemetery, Marietta, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 He died in 1966.2
     He Lide had a brother "Bill" that lived at Washington Boro. (George?) He appeared on the census of 7 June 1900 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 He appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Kinzer Rd, Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 He and Mary F Nissley appeared on the census of 5 April 1930 at Ward 9, Columbia, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Mary F Nissley b. 2 Mar 1902, d. 1948
Children

Citations

  1. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Year: 1930; Census Place: Columbia, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2056; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 17; Image: 282.0.
  2. [S177] Unknown author, Billion Graves, http://billiongraves.com/pages/record/WilliamCMurray/…
  3. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise, Dist #95, Dwelling # 84, Family # 90.
  4. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, District 127, Dwelling # 7, Family #7.

Thomas M Armer

M, b. 5 February 1887, d. 15 September 1960
Father*Samuel M Armer b. 8 Nov 1863, d. 7 Jul 1927
Mother*Elvina Zimmerman b. 17 Mar 1867, d. 13 Aug 1952
Last Edited8 Jan 2017
     Thomas M Armer was born on 5 February 1887 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania.1 He married Eliza (Lida) Jane Murray, daughter of Martin Murray and Hannah Jane Gregg, on 14 April 1910 at St John's United Methodist, Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Thomas M Armer died on 15 September 1960 at St Joseph's Hospital, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 73. Cause of death was cerebral thrombosis due to cerebral arteriosclerosis.2,1 He was buried on 18 September 1960 at Calvary Monument Cemetery, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; When next of kin (Violet Baker) arrived at cemetery, she discovered the grave had been dug in the wrong place. Thomas M Armer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 21308972.3
     He appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 at Paradise Twp., Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 He appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 at Kinzer Road, Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 He was a laborer on the Railroad. on 8 January 1920 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 He and Eliza (Lida) Jane Murray appeared on the census of 8 January 1920 at Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 Thomas M Armer lived on 7 July 1927 at Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.7 He was a laborer on the Railroad. on 11 April 1930 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.8 He and Eliza (Lida) Jane Armer appeared on the census of 11 April 1930 at Gap Ro east of Railroad, Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Daniel is recorded as being single at time of 1930 census, age 55.8 Thomas M Armer and Eliza (Lida) Jane Murray were (an unknown value) in 1932 at Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.9 Thomas M Armer was a track laborer for the Railroad. on 22 April 1940 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.10 He and Eliza (Lida) Jane Murray appeared on the census of 22 April 1940 at Chestnut Street, Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Census shows Thomas owned his own home and lived there on April 1, 1935.10 Thomas M Armer and Lida Armer lived on 9 February 1957 at Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.11

Family

Eliza (Lida) Jane Murray b. 28 Nov 1889, d. 11 Jan 1986
Children

Citations

  1. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 084934-60.
  2. [S134] "Collection of journals and minutes from Gregg Reunions,", Minute book of the Samuel Gregg reunions 1940-1965.
  3. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched May 29 , 2012.
  4. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp., Dwelling 97, Family # 103
    Year: 1900; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1425; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0095; FHL microfilm: 1241425.
  5. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, Dist 0127, Dwelling # 25, Family # 25.
    Year: 1910; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1355; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0127; FHL microfilm: 1375368.
  6. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Salisbury Township, District # 125, Dwelling # 139, Family # 150.
    Year: 1920; Census Place: Salisbury, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1585; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 125; Image: 50.
  7. [S67] Various Newspapers, Obituary of father Samuel M. Armer July 7 1927 issue.
  8. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Salisbury, Dist # 113, Dwelling # 141, Family # 141
    Year: 1930; Census Place: Salisbury, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2059; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 113; Image: 181.0; FHL microfilm: 2341793.
  9. [S172] Voter Register, 1932 unknown repository, Listed as voters on Register for 1932.
  10. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Salisbury Township, Dist 36-144, Dwelling # 13.
    Year: 1940; Census Place: Salisbury,Lancaster,Pennsylvania; Roll: T627_3535; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 36-144.
  11. [S162] Newspaper and date.

Virginia Armer

F, b. 25 May 1910, d. 28 May 1910
Father*Thomas M Armer b. 5 Feb 1887, d. 15 Sep 1960
Mother*Eliza (Lida) Jane Murray b. 28 Nov 1889, d. 11 Jan 1986
Last Edited8 Feb 2014
     Virginia Armer was born on 25 May 1910 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania. She died on 28 May 1910. She was buried on 31 May 1910 at Calvary Mt Church, Paradise Twp Lanc Co, Pennsylvania. Virginia Armer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 21481997.

Samuel M Armer

M, b. 8 November 1863, d. 7 July 1927
Father*Thomas M Armer b. 27 Jan 1836, d. 23 Dec 1902
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Bryson b. 23 Jun 1843, d. 20 Dec 1908
Last Edited23 May 2017
Shared on Ancestry.com 6467USMC originally shared this to S.E., PA. / THOMPSON Family Tree
     Samuel M Armer was born on 8 November 1863 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He married Elvina Zimmerman, daughter of John Zimmerman and Rosanna Staley, on 22 September 1886 at Evangelical Luthren Church, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Samuel M Armer died on 7 July 1927 at Bart Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 63; Dies while working in Hay Mow at home of neighbor, Christian L. Herr residing on what is known as the Benjamin Draucker farm. Death Certificate reads he died from Apoplexy, Fell over dead.3,1 He was buried on 10 July 1927 at Middle Octorara Presbyterian Cemetery, Quarryville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Funeral Services were held from the late home Monday afternoon at 1:30 with further services a 2 pm at Middle Octorara Presbyterian Church.3 Samuel M Armer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 71271433.
     He Listed on 1870 Paradise Twp Census with parents Family #60 age 6. He appeared on the census of 6 July 1870 at Kinzers, Paradise Twp, Lancaster.4 He appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster.5 He witnessed At time of this census, on one single page of the census were Armers, Clarks, Yohns, Murrays, and a Simpson living side by side. on 8 June 1900.6 He was a Rail Road Laborer. on 8 June 1900 at Paradise Twp., Lancaster, Pennsylvania.7 He and Elvina Zimmerman appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 at Paradise Twp., Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Elvina is mother of 6 children, 6 lving at time of this census.8 Samuel M Armer and Elvina Zimmerman appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 at Kinzer Road, Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Elvina had 9 children and all were living at time of this census.9 Samuel M Armer lived on 7 July 1927 at Green Tree, Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3

Family

Elvina Zimmerman b. 17 Mar 1867, d. 13 Aug 1952
Children

Citations

  1. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 71448.
  2. [S34] Marriage Record: Pennsylvania Marriages 1852-1968 for Samuel & Elvina Armer # 904.
  3. [S67] Various Newspapers, Obituary of Samuel M. Armer July 7 1927 issue.
  4. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Dwelling #59, Family #60.
  5. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Dist 173, Dwelling # 330, Family #351.
  6. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise, Dist # 95, Dwelling # 98, Family # 105.
  7. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp., Dwelling 97, Family # 103.
  8. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp., Dwelling 97, Family # 103
    Year: 1900; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1425; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0095; FHL microfilm: 1241425.
  9. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, Dist 0127, Dwelling # 25, Family # 25.
    Year: 1910; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1355; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0127; FHL microfilm: 1375368.

Elvina Zimmerman

F, b. 17 March 1867, d. 13 August 1952
Father*John Zimmerman b. 1815, d. 30 Aug 1877
Mother*Rosanna Staley b. 11 Feb 1828, d. 1 Apr 1920
Last Edited23 May 2017
     Elvina Zimmerman was born on 17 March 1867 at Conestoga Center, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 She married Samuel M Armer, son of Thomas M Armer and Mary Elizabeth Bryson, on 22 September 1886 at Evangelical Luthren Church, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Elvina Zimmerman died on 13 August 1952 at St Joseph's Hospital, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 85. Cause of death was Mycardial Infaration with hypertensive heart disease.1 She was buried on 17 August 1952 at Middle Octorara Presby Cemetery, Quarryville PA, Pennsylvania.1 Elvina Zimmerman Find-a-Grave.com ID # 71269691.
     Her married name was Armer. She appeared on the census of 8 July 1870 at Eden Twp., May (Post Office), Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 She appeared on the census of 8 June 1880 at Eden Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 She and Samuel M Armer appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 at Paradise Twp., Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Elvina is mother of 6 children, 6 lving at time of this census.5 Elvina Zimmerman and Samuel M Armer appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 at Kinzer Road, Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Elvina had 9 children and all were living at time of this census.6 Elvina Zimmerman appeared on the census of 7 April 1930 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.7 She appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.8 She Funeral held at son Frank's home^Obituary in Maggie Hoover's scrapbook on 17 August 1952.

Family

Samuel M Armer b. 8 Nov 1863, d. 7 Jul 1927
Children

Citations

  1. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 70099.
  2. [S34] Marriage Record: Pennsylvania Marriages 1852-1968 for Samuel & Elvina Armer # 904.
  3. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Eden Twp., Dwelling #84, Family #90.
  4. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Eden Twp., Dwelling # 195, Family #210.
  5. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp., Dwelling 97, Family # 103
    Year: 1900; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1425; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0095; FHL microfilm: 1241425.
  6. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, Dist 0127, Dwelling # 25, Family # 25.
    Year: 1910; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1355; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0127; FHL microfilm: 1375368.
  7. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Year: 1930; Census Place: Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2055; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 3; Image: 1034.0.
  8. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart Township, ED 36-3, Dwelling #18.

Frank B (Barney) Armer1

M, b. 6 May 1901, d. 22 August 1985
Father*Samuel M Armer b. 8 Nov 1863, d. 7 Jul 1927
Mother*Elvina Zimmerman b. 17 Mar 1867, d. 13 Aug 1952
Last Edited31 Aug 2015
     Frank B (Barney) Armer was born on 6 May 1901 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania. He married Cornelia Isabell Tweed, daughter of James Cornelius Tweed and Nora C Rineer, on 12 June 1926 at Elkton, Cecil, Maryland. Frank B (Barney) Armer died on 22 August 1985 at At his Quarryville R3 home, Bart Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 84.2 He was buried on 25 August 1985 at Middle Octorara Presbyterian Cemetery, Quarryville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Frank B (Barney) Armer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 90836964.3
     He appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 at Kinzer Road, Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 He lived on 7 July 1927 at Green Tree, Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 He and Cornelia Isabell Tweed appeared on the census of 7 April 1930 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Family had Frank's mother and brother living with them as well as a niece and nephew.6 Frank B (Barney) Armer was a Bart Twp Supervisor between 1935 and 1973 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 He witnessed the death of Richard Frank Armer on 11 February 1936 at Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Cause of death was scarlet fever and pneumonia.7 Frank B (Barney) Armer was a road boss on State Rd. on 11 April 1940.8 He and Cornelia Isabell Tweed appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Also listed in household was Harry, age 25, recorded as brother (to Frank?)8 Frank B (Barney) Armer witnessed the death of Robert Thomas Armer on 24 June 1957 at Andrew's Bridge in trucking accident, Upper Oxford Township, Chester, Pennsylvania; Death certificate states place of death was 8 mi N. of Oxford in Upper Oxford Township, Chester County, and arrived at Coatesville Hospital DOA. Cause of death was fractured skull after being thrown out of truck he was riding in when truck hit embankment.9 Frank B (Barney) Armer and Cornelia Isabell Armer lived on 10 January 1960 at RD # 3- Bart Township, Quarryville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.10 Frank B (Barney) Armer witnessed the death of Cornelia Isabell Tweed on 16 January 1960 at Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; She was in hospital 10 days and cause of death was Staph infection and diabetes.10 Frank B (Barney) Armer lived on 24 August 1971 at Quarryville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.11 He was a butcher. before 1973 at Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Family

Cornelia Isabell Tweed b. 1 May 1909, d. 16 Jan 1960
Children

Citations

  1. [S35] Armer Family, Manuscript, apr 17 2000 unknown repository.
  2. [S146] Various, Year: 1985; Page: 205.
  3. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched May 27 , 2012.
  4. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, Dist 0127, Dwelling # 25, Family # 25.
    Year: 1910; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1355; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0127; FHL microfilm: 1375368.
  5. [S67] Various Newspapers, Obituary of father Samuel M. Armer July 7 1927 issue.
  6. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Year: 1930; Census Place: Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2055; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 3; Image: 1034.0.
  7. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 18765.
  8. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart Township, ED 36-3, Dwelling #18.
  9. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 61568.
  10. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 5635.
  11. [S146] Various, Year: 1971; Page: 148 Brother Walter's obituary.

Samuel Dewey Armer

M, b. 18 May 1898, d. 11 October 1960
Father*Samuel M Armer b. 8 Nov 1863, d. 7 Jul 1927
Mother*Elvina Zimmerman b. 17 Mar 1867, d. 13 Aug 1952
Last Edited11 Mar 2015
     Samuel Dewey Armer was born on 18 May 1898 at Bart Township, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania.1 He married Clara E Adams, daughter of Charlotte Rebecca Gross, on 18 September 1920 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Samuel Dewey Armer married Helen Elizabeth Leaman in 1926 at Trinity Luthern, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Samuel Dewey Armer died on 11 October 1960 at St Joseph's Hospital, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 62. Cause of death was paralysis of chest muscles.1 He was buried on 14 October 1960 at Greenwood Cemetery, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Samuel Dewey Armer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 112724145.
     He appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 at Paradise Twp., Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 He appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 at Kinzer Road, Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 He lived on 7 July 1927 at East Liverpool, Ohio.4 He was a steel worker before 11 October 1960 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1

Family 1

Clara E Adams b. 11 Mar 1898, d. 18 Apr 1921
Child

Family 2

Helen Elizabeth Leaman b. 24 Jul 1898, d. 6 May 1988
Child

Citations

  1. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 094307-60.
  2. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp., Dwelling 97, Family # 103
    Year: 1900; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1425; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0095; FHL microfilm: 1241425.
  3. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, Dist 0127, Dwelling # 25, Family # 25.
    Year: 1910; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1355; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0127; FHL microfilm: 1375368.
  4. [S67] Various Newspapers, Obituary of father Samuel M. Armer July 7 1927 issue.

John W (Jack) ARMER

M, b. 2 November 1890, d. 24 November 1956
Father*Samuel M Armer b. 8 Nov 1863, d. 7 Jul 1927
Mother*Elvina Zimmerman b. 17 Mar 1867, d. 13 Aug 1952
Last Edited31 Aug 2015
     John W (Jack) ARMER was born on 2 November 1890 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He married Lillian May Rineer, daughter of David W Rineer and Cora McCardel, in 1914 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 John W (Jack) ARMER died on 24 November 1956 at 217 N Pitt St, Manheim Boro, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 66. Cause of death was cancer of the esophogus.1 He was buried on 28 November 1956 at Middle Octorara Presbyterian Cemetery, Quarryville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 John W (Jack) ARMER Find-a-Grave.com ID # 71263635.
     He appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 at Paradise Twp., Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 He appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 at Kinzer Road, Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 He witnessed the death of Marion D Armer on 14 December 1922 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Cause of death was Cyanosis.5 John W (Jack) ARMER lived on 7 July 1927 at Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 He appeared on the census of 7 April 1930 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.7 He lived in 1952 at Quarryville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

Family

Lillian May Rineer b. 17 Jul 1896, d. 5 Nov 1931
Children

Citations

  1. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 99095.
  2. [S159] New Jersey vital Records, "NJ Vital Records", Ancestral File, Researched Aug 31, 2015.
  3. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp., Dwelling 97, Family # 103
    Year: 1900; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1425; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0095; FHL microfilm: 1241425.
  4. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, Dist 0127, Dwelling # 25, Family # 25.
    Year: 1910; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1355; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0127; FHL microfilm: 1375368.
  5. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 118125.
  6. [S67] Various Newspapers, Obituary of father Samuel M. Armer July 7 1927 issue.
  7. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Year: 1930; Census Place: Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2055; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 3; Image: 1034.0.

Della Mae Armer

F, b. 7 October 1902, d. 21 June 2000
Father*Samuel M Armer b. 8 Nov 1863, d. 7 Jul 1927
Mother*Elvina Zimmerman b. 17 Mar 1867, d. 13 Aug 1952
Last Edited31 Aug 2015
     Della Mae Armer was born on 7 October 1902 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She married Leighton Book on 29 November 1923 at Middle Octorara Presbyterian Church, Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Della Mae Armer died on 21 June 2000 at Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 97.1 She was buried on 24 June 2000 at Quarryville Cemetery, Quarryville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Della Mae Armer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 112782003 + family links.
     She appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 at Kinzer Road, Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 As of 29 November 1923,her married name was Book. She lived on 7 July 1927 at Quarryville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 She lived on 24 August 1971 at Quarryville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4

Family

Leighton Book b. 27 Jan 1900, d. 24 Oct 1969

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jun 21, 2015.
  2. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, Dist 0127, Dwelling # 25, Family # 25.
    Year: 1910; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1355; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0127; FHL microfilm: 1375368.
  3. [S67] Various Newspapers, Obituary of father Samuel M. Armer July 7 1927 issue.
  4. [S146] Various, Year: 1971; Page: 148 Brother Walter's obituary.

Rosanna (Annie) Armer

F, b. 14 December 1888, d. 8 August 1976
Father*Samuel M Armer b. 8 Nov 1863, d. 7 Jul 1927
Mother*Elvina Zimmerman b. 17 Mar 1867, d. 13 Aug 1952
Last Edited31 Aug 2015
     Rosanna (Annie) Armer was born on 14 December 1888 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania. She married William Jacob Feister, son of Jacob S. Feister and Elizabeth Jane Lafferty, on 25 July 1906 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Rosanna (Annie) Armer died on 8 August 1976 at Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 87.1 She was buried on 11 August 1976 at Kinzer Mennonite Church, Kinzer, Pennsylvania. Rosanna (Annie) Armer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 23266998.
     She appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 at Paradise Twp., Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 As of 25 July 1906,her married name was Feister. She and William Jacob Feister lived on 13 March 1908 at Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 Rosanna (Annie) Feister and William Jacob Feister appeared on the census of 21 May 1910 at Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. At time of this census, Anna is recorded as mother of 3 children, all living .4 Rosanna (Annie) Armer lived on 7 July 1927 at Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 She and William Jacob Feister appeared on the census of 28 April 1930 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. William is recorded as owning his home, living on farm, married at age 23, Annie married at age 16.6 Rosanna (Annie) Armer and William Jacob Feister appeared on the census of 12 May 1940 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.7 Rosanna (Annie) Armer lived on 24 August 1971 at Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.8 Her Social Security Number was 188-40-0681 issued in PA. on 6 June 2002 at Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.9

Family

William Jacob Feister b. 18 Mar 1883, d. 3 Aug 1965
Children

Citations

  1. [S83] Betty Gregg, compiler, "Collection of Clippings and Obituary Info."
  2. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp., Dwelling 97, Family # 103
    Year: 1900; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1425; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0095; FHL microfilm: 1241425.
  3. [S29] Birth Records entry, State Registration, Pennsylvania birth certificate # 41861 for daughter Erma.
  4. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Year: 1910; Census Place: Salisbury, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1355; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0139; FHL microfilm: 1375368
    Description Dwelling # 165, Family # 170
    Enumeration District : 0139; Description: Salisbury Township (part), Gap District, all south of Pequea Creek starting at Leacock Township line to center of road crossing Creek by lands of South J Stoltzfus, thence southward on this road by lands of C B Plank, John K Stoltzfus, D South Knox crossing.
  5. [S67] Various Newspapers, Obituary of father Samuel M. Armer July 7 1927 issue.
  6. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Township, Dwelling # 475 and family # 485.
  7. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, ED 36-132, Dwelling #54.
  8. [S146] Various, Year: 1971; Page: 148 Brother Walter's obituary.
  9. [S40] Social Security Deaths, Various, SS Death Index, Various.

Nora Elvina Armer

F, b. 20 July 1907, d. 11 February 1981
Father*Samuel M Armer b. 8 Nov 1863, d. 7 Jul 1927
Mother*Elvina Zimmerman b. 17 Mar 1867, d. 13 Aug 1952
Last Edited31 Aug 2015
     Nora Elvina Armer was born on 20 July 1907 at Paradise Township, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania.1 She married Walter S Denlinger, son of Christian J Denlinger and Suzanna Eby, on 6 August 1925 at Middle Octoraro Presbyterian, Bart Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Nora Elvina Armer died on 11 February 1981 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 73.2 She was buried on 14 August 1981 at Leacock Presbyterian Cemetery, Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3
     She appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 at Kinzer Road, Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 She lived on 7 July 1927 at Kinzers, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 She and Walter S Denlinger appeared on the census of 23 April 1940 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 Nora Elvina Armer Resided at Paradise, PA; Obit of mother Elvina Zimmerman in Lancaster Intel in 1952. She lived on 24 August 1971 at Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.7

Family

Walter S Denlinger b. 9 Jul 1904, d. 14 Feb 1993
Children

Citations

  1. [S29] Birth Records entry, State Registration, Pennsylvania birth certificate # 83544.
  2. [S159] New Jersey vital Records, "NJ Vital Records", Ancestral File, Researched Aug 31, 2015.
  3. [S15] Unknown name of person Personal Visit or Other Document, Emily Sue Brown, Millersville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Also shown on Findagrave.com.
  4. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, Dist 0127, Dwelling # 25, Family # 25.
    Year: 1910; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1355; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0127; FHL microfilm: 1375368.
  5. [S67] Various Newspapers, Obituary of father Samuel M. Armer July 7 1927 issue.
  6. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, ED 36-131, Dwelling #442.
  7. [S146] Various, Year: 1971; Page: 148 Brother Walter's obituary.

Thomas M Armer

M, b. 27 January 1836, d. 23 December 1902
Father*Samuel Armer b. 1804, d. 28 May 1869
Mother*Nancy Gregg b. 30 Nov 1809, d. 6 Mar 1874
Last Edited15 Mar 2014
     Thomas M Armer was born on 27 January 1836 at Ireland.1 He married Mary Elizabeth Bryson, daughter of Joseph Bryson and Susannah Malinda Gregg, on 20 December 1860 at Minister's home by BB Killikelly. Thomas M Armer died on 23 December 1902 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 66; died of Bright's disease and was ill 20 wks.2 He was buried on 26 December 1902 at Nickle Mines Mennonite Church, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Thomas M Armer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 22029637.
     He witnessed the immigration of Nancy Gregg on 20 August 1842 at Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Passenger # 50, 51, & 52. Ship sailed from Londonderry, Ireland with Charles Welsh as master.3 Thomas M Armer appeared on the census of 3 September 1850 at Paradise Township.4 He began military service on 28 July 1863 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and was notified of his draft by newspaper article for District 43, Paradise Township.5 He witnessed Thomas Armer is listed in directory, Paradise Township, as a laborer, home post office as Kinzers. in 1869 at Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 He and Mary Elizabeth Bryson appeared on the census of 6 July 1870 at Kinzers, Paradise Twp, Lancaster.7 Thomas M Armer and Mary Elizabeth Bryson appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster; Also in household was Levi Brinton, boarder, age 65 and widowed.8 Thomas M Armer and Mary Elizabeth Bryson appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; They had been married 39 years and had 12 children, 9 living in 1900.9 A note I copied at St James church on April 26, 1989 states Entries for Grace Episcopal Church at Nickel Mines are entered in Book 3-8172, vol 4. These volumes have been copied and are currently found at Lancaster Historical Society, Lancaster, PA. Grace Episcopal is the original name of this church and cemetery.
A second note states records from Gap Mining Company are in the recorders office of the Lancaster Co Court house. 8-5-72 A date of July 26, 1857 is with this note.
on 26 April 1989 at Grace Episcopal Church and Cemetery.10

Family

Mary Elizabeth Bryson b. 23 Jun 1843, d. 20 Dec 1908
Children

Citations

  1. [S41] 1850 Fed Census.
  2. [S43] Lancaster Co Death Register, Listed with "A"'s.
  3. [S16] Various, Various Paper Copy, Ship Scotia passenger # 50,51, 52., Micropublication M425, rolls # 1-71.
  4. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Township, Dwelling #270, Family # 273.
  5. [S202] Newspaper and date.
  6. [S128] Lanc Co Directory, page #329 of the directory. On Pa-Genealogy digital copy of directory listed on page 311.
  7. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Dwelling #59, Family #60.
  8. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Dist 173, Dwelling # 330, Family #351.
  9. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Township page 297a, dwelling #89, family #95.
  10. [S18] E. Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personally Told me."

Mary Elizabeth Bryson

F, b. 23 June 1843, d. 20 December 1908
Father*Joseph Bryson b. 16 May 1821, d. 22 May 1864
Mother*Susannah Malinda Gregg b. 27 Sep 1824, d. 4 Apr 1891
Last Edited20 Nov 2015
     Mary Elizabeth Bryson was born on 23 June 1843 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She married Thomas M Armer, son of Samuel Armer and Nancy Gregg, on 20 December 1860 at Minister's home by BB Killikelly. Mary Elizabeth Bryson died on 20 December 1908 at Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 65.1
She was buried on 23 December 1908 at Nickle Mines Mennonite Church, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Mary Elizabeth Bryson Find-a-Grave.com ID # 22029585.
     She was mentioned on a scrap of paper in what appears to be Susannah Malinda Gregg Bryson's bible. She appeared on the census of 20 June 1860 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster; was employed as Domestic at hotel run by John Smith in 1860 Paradise Twp Census.2 As of 20 December 1860,her married name was Armer. She was believed to be member of St John's EUB church in Paradise, PA. She and Thomas M Armer appeared on the census of 6 July 1870 at Kinzers, Paradise Twp, Lancaster.3 Mary Elizabeth Bryson and Thomas M Armer appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster; Also in household was Levi Brinton, boarder, age 65 and widowed.4 Mary Elizabeth Bryson and Thomas M Armer appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; They had been married 39 years and had 12 children, 9 living in 1900.5 Her Mother's Bible was found among Bud Johnson's (Georgetown) auction items.

Family

Thomas M Armer b. 27 Jan 1836, d. 23 Dec 1902
Children

Citations

  1. [S32] Death Certificate, Certificate Number Range : 120201 - 122022
    Ancestry.com. Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1924 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014.
    Original data: Pennsylvania (State). Death certificates, 1906–1963. Series 11.90 (1,905 cartons). Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. http://www.phmc.state.pa.us/
  2. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp., Page 722, Dwelling # 330, Family #339.
  3. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Dwelling #59, Family #60.
  4. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Dist 173, Dwelling # 330, Family #351.
  5. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Township page 297a, dwelling #89, family #95.

Clara May Armer

F, b. 1878, d. 1948
Father*Thomas M Armer b. 27 Jan 1836, d. 23 Dec 1902
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Bryson b. 23 Jun 1843, d. 20 Dec 1908
Last Edited14 Jun 2011
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     Clara May Armer was born in 1878 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania. She married Abner D Murray, son of John Murray and Ellen Clark, on 15 April 1897 at Bart Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Clara May Armer died in 1948 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She was buried in 1948 at Calvary Monument Cemetery, Sadsbury Twp, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania. Clara May Armer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 21472918.
     She appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster.1 Her married name was Murray. She and Abner D Murray appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Clara May Armer lived on 7 July 1927 at Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3

Family

Abner D Murray b. 1868, d. 1937
Children

Citations

  1. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Dist 173, Dwelling # 330, Family #351.
  2. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Township page 297a, dwelling #87, family #93.
  3. [S67] Various Newspapers, Obituary of brotherr Samuel M. Armer July 7 1927 issue.

Samuel Armer

M, b. 1804, d. 28 May 1869
Father*John C Armor
Last Edited4 Jul 2015
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     Samuel Armer was born in 1804; Cemetery records from Lititz Library states he was 65 at death. Birth year calculated from age.1 He married Nancy Gregg. Samuel Armer died on 28 May 1869. He was buried on 31 May 1869 at Mennonite Church, Nickel Mines PA, Pennsylvania; A note I copied at St James church on April 26, 1989 states Entries for Grace Episcopal Church at Nickel Mines are entered in Book 3-8172, vol 4. These volumes have been copied and are currently found at Lancaster Historical Society, Lancaster, PA. Grace Episcopal is the original name of this church and cemetery.
A second note states records from Gap Mining Company are in the recorders office of the Lancaster Co Court house. 8-5-72 A date of July 26, 1857 is with this note.2
His estate was probated on 16 June 1869 at Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Samuel Armer letters of administration were filedl on 16 June 1869 at Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, naming Henry K Denlinger as Administrator.3 Samuel Armer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 22029299.
     He and Nancy Gregg immigrated between 1840 and 1844 to Pennsylvania assumption based on birth place of children.4 Samuel Armer appeared on the census of 3 September 1850 at Paradise Township.5 He witnessed Samuel Armer is listed in directory, Paradise Township, as a laborer, his post office being Kinzers. in 1869 at Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 From the Lancaster Daily Intelligencer
FOUND DEAD.-On Friday evening Samuel ARMOR, and employee of the smelting furnace, in Paradise township, was found dead in the road leading from the furnace to his home. The deceased left in seemingly good health, was about 50 year old, and an industrious laborer.7 He witnessed Renunciation document, see exhibit photo. on 5 June 1869.8
Nancy Armer Renunciation of husband Samuel Armer Estate Administration
A note I copied at St James church on April 26, 1989 states Entries for Grace Episcopal Church at Nickel Mines are entered in Book 3-8172, vol 4. These volumes have been copied and are currently found at Lancaster Historical Society, Lancaster, PA. Grace Episcopal is the original name of this church and cemetery.
A second note states records from Gap Mining Company are in the recorders office of the Lancaster Co Court house. 8-5-72 A date of July 26, 1857 is with this note.
on 26 April 1989 at Grace Episcopal Church and Cemetery.2

Family

Nancy Gregg b. 30 Nov 1809, d. 6 Mar 1874
Children

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Age of death listed in Lititz Library Book, Cemeteries of Lancaster County.
  2. [S18] E. Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personally Told me."
  3. [S202] Newspaper and date.
  4. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Paradise Township Census record.
  5. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Township, Dwelling #270, Family # 273.
  6. [S128] Lanc Co Directory, page #329 of the directory. On Pa-Genealogy digital copy of directory listed on page 311.
  7. [S89] ?, "E-mail Message," e-mail to E Sue Gregg, Received anecdote from researche.
  8. [S127] Renounciations.

Nancy Gregg

F, b. 30 November 1809, d. 6 March 1874
Last Edited6 May 2013
     Nancy Gregg was born on 30 November 1809; Robert C Denlinger has year of birth 1809. Calculated from her tombstone the birth date would be 28 Nov 1804. She married Samuel Armer, son of John C Armor. Nancy Gregg died on 6 March 1874 at age 64. She was buried on 9 March 1874 at Mennonite Nickle Mine Church, Nickle Mines, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Tombstone reads died March 6, 1874 aged 69 yrs, 3 months, 6 days; this determines birth date. Nancy Gregg Find-a-Grave.com ID # 22029423.
     Her married name was Armer. She and Samuel Armer immigrated between 1840 and 1844 to Pennsylvania assumption based on birth place of children.1 Nancy Gregg immigrated on 20 August 1842 to Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Passenger # 50, 51, & 52. Ship sailed from Londonderry, Ireland with Charles Welsh as master.2 She witnessed Renunciation document, see exhibit photo. on 5 June 1869.3
Nancy Armer Renunciation of husband Samuel Armer Estate Administration
She appeared on the census of 7 July 1870 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Nancy owned her home valued at $500, with personal property valued at $100.4

Family

Samuel Armer b. 1804, d. 28 May 1869
Children

Citations

  1. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Paradise Township Census record.
  2. [S16] Various, Various Paper Copy, Ship Scotia passenger # 50,51, 52., Micropublication M425, rolls # 1-71.
  3. [S127] Renounciations.
  4. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Dwelling #75, Family #77.

John Murray

M, b. 1820, d. 28 January 1901
Father*William (Henry) Murray b. c 1784, d. 22 Sep 1852
Mother*Catherine ? b. 12 Dec 1791, d. 22 Sep 1853
Last Edited7 Apr 2015
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     John Murray was born in 1820 at Pennsylvania.1 He married Ellen Clark. John Murray died on 28 January 1901 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania. He was buried on 31 January 1901 at Calvary Monument Cemetery, Sadsbury Twp, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania; at Eckert's Cemetery (now Calvary Mt.)1
     He appeared on the census of 24 August 1850 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; William Clark is listed with family as 11 yrs old. John & Ellen have Benjamin, age 4. Also living in household are Ann Williams, age 19 and Wilson Anderson, age 26.2 He witnessed is listed in directory in Paradise Township, occupation laborer, home post office Kinzers. in 1869 at Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 He and Ellen Clark appeared on the census of 1 July 1870 at Kinzers, Paradise Twp., Lancaster.4 John Murray and Ellen Clark appeared on the census of 23 June 1880 at Paradise Township, Lancaster.5 John Murray appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 He Died in Paradise of dropsy after 3 month illness. Buried at Eckerts (currently called Calvary Monument) on Jan 31, 1901 Recorded on death register as Murry.1 He witnessed heirs of John Murray presented a renunciation of administrative rights to A. H. Diffenbaugh, Register of Willis, Lancaster County. Named are Martin Murray; John H. Murray, Abner D. Murray; and Maggie Murray (Mrs. Benjamin Murray). New administrator appointed was Jacob C. Feister. Actual signatures of children are on document. on 26 October 1901.7

Family

Ellen Clark b. 1829, d. 20 Feb 1894
Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Lancaster Co Death Register.
  2. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Page 288, Family # 201.
  3. [S128] Lanc Co Directory, page #332 of the directory. On Pa-Genealogy digital copy of directory listed on page 314.
  4. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Dwelling #15, Family #16.
  5. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Supv Dist. 2, Enumeration Dist. #173, Dwelling #346, Family #367.
  6. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, Dwelling # 101, Familty # 108
    Year: 1900; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T623_ 1425; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 95.
  7. [S119] Lancaster Co Court Records, Collection of Renunciations held at Lancaster County Historical Society, Register of Wills Records, John Murray, 1901.

Ellen Clark

F, b. 1829, d. 20 February 1894
Last Edited7 Apr 2015
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     Ellen Clark was born in 1829. She married John Murray, son of William (Henry) Murray and Catherine ?. Ellen Clark died on 25 January 1894; death date inscribed on her tombstone.1 She died on 20 February 1894 at Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; of consumption, being ill 6 weeks.2 She was buried on 23 February 1894 at Eckerts (Calvary Monument), Sadsbury Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2
     Her married name was Murray. She and John Murray appeared on the census of 1 July 1870 at Kinzers, Paradise Twp., Lancaster.3 Ellen Clark and John Murray appeared on the census of 23 June 1880 at Paradise Township, Lancaster.4 Ellen Clark Lancaster Courthouse Death Register has date of death 20 Feb 1894 at age 67 years. on 20 February 1894. She As of now I don't know where the maiden name of Clark information came from, may be in error. on 21 April 2008.5

Family

John Murray b. 1820, d. 28 Jan 1901
Children

Citations

  1. [S13] Various Persons Cemetery Records, E. Sue Gregg, Ronks, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S43] Lancaster Co Death Register.
  3. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Dwelling #15, Family #16.
  4. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Supv Dist. 2, Enumeration Dist. #173, Dwelling #346, Family #367.
  5. [S115] Interview, Carolyn Shifflet, April 21, 2008, Discussed Clark Family as related to Katherine K.

John H (Andy) Murray

M, b. 8 October 1864, d. 23 March 1951
Father*John Murray b. 1820, d. 28 Jan 1901
Mother*Ellen Clark b. 1829, d. 20 Feb 1894
Last Edited7 Apr 2015
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     John H (Andy) Murray was born on 8 October 1864 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He married Nancy ?; Nancy was probably not actually married to John H Murray but did have a child to him.2 John H (Andy) Murray married M Catherine Gregg, daughter of Robert Gregg and Eliza Jane Armer, on 18 August 1886.3 John H (Andy) Murray died on 23 March 1951 at home of grandson Ray Murray at age 86. His obituary states he was the last living person to be actively engaged in mining operation at Nickel Mines. He was employed last 10 years of operation, just before end of 19th century, worked as a smelter. After mines shut down, he worked for PRR and was a member of St John's church, Paradise.

Cause of death was cancer of the liver. Funeral Director was Ira Brown, Paradise, PA.4,5,1 He was buried on 26 March 1951 at Calvary Mt Church, Paradise Twp Lanc Co, Pennsylvania.
     He appeared on the census of 1 July 1870 at Kinzers, Paradise Twp., Lancaster.6 He appeared on the census of 23 June 1880 at Paradise Township, Lancaster.7 He was Smelter, Laborer, Carpenter between 1886 and 1940. He witnessed At time of this census, on one single page of the census were Armers, Clarks, Yohns, Murrays, and a Simpson living side by side. on 8 June 1900.8 He and M Catherine Gregg appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Ellis is listed on this census as a son of John & Catherine's. Catherine recorded that she had 7 children, 6 of them living at time of this census. Sallie Simpson is recorded as being a nurse in household.9 John H (Andy) Murray witnessed heirs of John Murray presented a renunciation of administrative rights to A. H. Diffenbaugh, Register of Willis, Lancaster County. Named are Martin Murray; John H. Murray, Abner D. Murray; and Maggie Murray (Mrs. Benjamin Murray). New administrator appointed was Jacob C. Feister. Actual signatures of children are on document. on 26 October 1901.10 He witnessed the death of Clarence E Murray on 2 March 1910 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Cause of death was marasmus, a form of malnutrition.11,12 John H (Andy) Murray was listed as a Farmer on a rented farm. on 10 January 1920.13 He appeared on the census of 10 January 1920 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; and was listed at 55 years old, wife Kattie age 53, phebe, 24, grandson Raymond age 4, grandson Roger age 1 and son Ellis age 33. They were living on Mine Road.13 He and M Catherine Murray appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Noted on this census was age of John at marriage, 22, and Catherine, 20.14 John H (Andy) Murray appeared on the census of 12 May 1940 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.15

Family 1

Child

Family 2

Nancy ?

Family 3

M Catherine Gregg b. 20 Jun 1867, d. 21 Jun 1943
Children

Citations

  1. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificates 1906-1963. Certificate # 24265.
  2. [S36] George Murray, "Murray Family Sheets", George Murray's notes.
  3. [S123] LCHS Archives.
  4. [S134] "Collection of journals and minutes from Gregg Reunions,", Minute book of the Samuel Gregg reunions 1940-1965.
  5. [S7] Unknown compiler, Obituary in Maggie Hoover's Scrapbook.
  6. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Dwelling #15, Family #16.
  7. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Supv Dist. 2, Enumeration Dist. #173, Dwelling #346, Family #367.
  8. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise, Dist # 95, Dwelling # 98, Family # 105.
  9. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, Dwelling # 101, Familty # 108
    Year: 1900; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T623_ 1425; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 95.
  10. [S119] Lancaster Co Court Records, Collection of Renunciations held at Lancaster County Historical Society, Register of Wills Records, John Murray, 1901.
  11. [S36] George Murray, "Murray Family Sheets", Corrections and additions from George Murray rec'd June 2, 1996.
  12. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificates 1906-1963. Certificate # 27660.
  13. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Paradise Township, Lancaster County, PA Family 89 image 7.
  14. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart, Dist # 3, Dwelling # 136, Family # 136.
  15. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, ED 36-132, Dwelling #39.

Ellis Martin Murray

M, b. 2 January 1887, d. 30 April 1959
Father*Alfred Clark1 b. 3 Sep 1859, d. 3 Feb 1942
Mother*M Catherine Gregg b. 20 Jun 1867, d. 21 Jun 1943
Last Edited31 Aug 2015
     Ellis Martin Murray was born on 2 January 1887 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania. His death certificate states that his father was John H. Murray and mother was Catherine Gregg. Family lore is that Alfred Clark was his father, soon to be husband of Nancy Gregg. Only a DNA test will prove or disprove parentage.2,3 He married Mary Lavina Neal, daughter of James F Neal and Elizabeth (Bessie) Kneebone, on 3 June 1914. Ellis Martin Murray married Goldie B (?) after 1918. Ellis Martin Murray died on 30 April 1959 at Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 72. Cause of death was pneumonia lasting 2 weeks complicated by heart disease. Funeral Director was Lee Brown, Paradise, PA.4,3 He was buried on 3 May 1959 at Calvary Monument Cemetery, Sadsbury Twp, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania. Ellis Martin Murray Find-a-Grave.com ID # 21494407.5
     He appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 He appeared on the census of 14 April 1930 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Listed on this census is a Kathryn as wife, age 33.7 He was retired in 1953 at Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, from Hamilton Watch Corporation. His occupation was listed as a janitor on his death certificate.8,3 He lived on 25 April 1959 at 309 Rockland St, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.8,3

Family 1

Mary Lavina Neal b. 2 Apr 1891, d. 28 Oct 1918
Children

Family 2

Goldie B (?) d. 1972

Citations

  1. [S36] George Murray, "Murray Family Sheets", George Murray's notes.
  2. [S12] Maggie Hoover, Obit in Hoover Scrapbook.
  3. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificates 1906-1963. Certificate #35288.
  4. [S134] "Collection of journals and minutes from Gregg Reunions,", Minute book of the Samuel Gregg reunions 1940-1965.
  5. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jun 18, 2013.
  6. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, Dwelling # 101, Familty # 108
    Year: 1900; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T623_ 1425; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 95.
  7. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise, Dist # 102, Dwelling # 312, Family # 319.
  8. [S7] Unknown compiler, Obituary in Maggie Hoover's Scrapbook.

Mary Murray

F, b. 27 April 1890, d. 13 April 1971
Father*John H (Andy) Murray b. 8 Oct 1864, d. 23 Mar 1951
Mother*M Catherine Gregg b. 20 Jun 1867, d. 21 Jun 1943
Last Edited8 Feb 2014
     Mary Murray married Albert Brinkman. Mary Murray was born on 27 April 1890. She died on 13 April 1971 at age 80.
     Her married name was Brinkman. She appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 She witnessed the death of Phoebe Mae Murray on 31 March 1947 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Cause of death was ovarian cancer with metastasis duration since July 1946.2,3

Family

Albert Brinkman d. 11 Oct 1954

Citations

  1. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, Dwelling # 101, Familty # 108
    Year: 1900; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T623_ 1425; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 95.
  2. [S134] "Collection of journals and minutes from Gregg Reunions,", Minute book of the Samuel Gregg reunions 1940-1965.
  3. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificates 1906-1963. Certificate # 23813.