Asher P ( Ashur) Bader

M, b. 16 March 1844, d. 2 October 1916
Last Edited9 May 2015
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     Asher P ( Ashur) Bader was born on 16 March 1844.1 He married Hannah Armer, daughter of Samuel Armer and Nancy Gregg, after 1852. Asher P ( Ashur) Bader died on 2 October 1916 at age 72.1 He was buried on 5 October 1916 at Nickle Mines Mennonite Church, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Asher P ( Ashur) Bader Find-a-Grave.com ID # 22028534.2
     He and Hannah Armer appeared on the census of 30 June 1870 at Smyrna, Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Asher Sr. parents were noted as both being of foreign birth.3

Family

Hannah Armer b. 27 Jan 1846, d. 16 May 1896
Children

Citations

  1. [S15] Unknown name of person Personal Visit or Other Document, Emily Sue Brown, Millersville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched March 4, 2013.
  3. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Bart Township, Dwelling #153, Family # 163.
  4. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificates 1906-1963. Certificate # 78986.

James Simpson

M, b. 7 May 1844, d. 10 June 1920
Father*James Simpson b. 12 Nov 1798, d. 25 Jan 1882
Mother*Rosanna Simpson b. 10 May 1805, d. 26 May 1874
Last Edited19 Jun 2013
     James Simpson was buried at Nickle Mines Mennonite Church, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He was born on 7 May 1844. He married Mary Catherine (Kate) Armer, daughter of Samuel Armer and Nancy Gregg, on 3 December 1868 at Evangelical Luthern Church of Holy Trinity, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 James Simpson died on 10 June 1920 at age 76. He was buried on 13 June 1920 at Nickel Mine Episcopal Cemetery, Nickel Mines, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 James Simpson Find-a-Grave.com ID # 22050505.2
     He was a farmer on rented farm. in June 1910 at Bart Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 He and Mary Catherine (Kate) Armer appeared on the census of June 1910 at Bart Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Census states Mary Catherine was mother of 8 children, with 8 living Jun 1910.3 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.4

Family

Mary Catherine (Kate) Armer b. 1 Jan 1848, d. 11 Feb 1919
Children

Citations

  1. [S35] Armer Family, Manuscript, apr 17 2000 unknown repository.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched March 4, 2013.
  3. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster Co., Bart Twp., Dist 3, Dwelling #193, Family #200.
  4. [S18] E. Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personally Told me."

Raymond Murray

M, b. 11 September 1915, d. 5 May 1979
Father*Ellis Martin Murray b. 2 Jan 1887, d. 30 Apr 1959
Mother*Mary Lavina Neal b. 2 Apr 1891, d. 28 Oct 1918
Last Edited27 Jan 2008
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     Raymond Murray was born on 11 September 1915 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania. He married Lottie (Dit) Viola Wise, daughter of Harry Frederick Wise and Mary Ann Probst, on 15 January 1938 at Grace Luthern Church, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Raymond Murray died on 5 May 1979 at LGH, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 63. He was buried on 8 May 1979 at Calvery Monument Cemetery, Paradise Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1
     He was ill with Pancreatic cancer. He was Electrician. He Has no middle name. He The famous Ray & Roger Murray. He appeared on the census of 14 April 1930 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 He appeared on the census of 18 April 1940 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 He witnessed The 29th annual reunion of the Gregg clan was held at the home of Malcolm Gregg and family at Georgetown with attendance of 40. Basket lunch was served at noon. Business meeting was called to order by pres Malcolm Gregg. trea Roger Murray reported a balance of $1.67. New officers for 1957 are:
Pres: Malcolm Gregg
VP: Ray Murray
Sec: James Simpson
Tres: Roger Murray
Gifts, Ann Murray
Games: Miriam Shaud. on 3 June 1956.4

Family

Lottie (Dit) Viola Wise b. 26 Sep 1917, d. 15 Sep 1999

Citations

  1. [S36] George Murray, "Murray Family Sheets", Sheet from George Murray received Jun 11, 2000.
  2. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise, Dist # 102, Dwelling # 312, Family # 319.
  3. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart Township, ED 36-3, Dwelling #142.
  4. [S134] "Collection of journals and minutes from Gregg Reunions,", Minute book of the Samuel Gregg reunions 1940-1965.

James W Murray

M, b. 1916, d. 9 June 1951
Father*Ellis Martin Murray b. 2 Jan 1887, d. 30 Apr 1959
Mother*Mary Lavina Neal b. 2 Apr 1891, d. 28 Oct 1918
Last Edited19 Jun 2013
     James W Murray was born in 1916. He married Dorothy M Fritz. James W Murray died on 9 June 1951 at LGH, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He was buried on 12 June 1951 at Calvary Monument Cemetery, Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 James W Murray Find-a-Grave.com ID # 21494342.1
     He was ill with Cerebral Hemorrage in June 1951.

Family

Dorothy M Fritz b. 17 Mar 1919, d. 22 Dec 1976
Child

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jun 18, 2013.

Roger Murray

M, b. 14 September 1918, d. 28 May 1979
Father*Ellis Martin Murray b. 2 Jan 1887, d. 30 Apr 1959
Mother*Mary Lavina Neal b. 2 Apr 1891, d. 28 Oct 1918
Last Edited27 Jan 2008
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     Roger Murray was born on 14 September 1918. He married Verna Elvina Feister, daughter of William Jacob Feister and Rosanna (Annie) Armer, on 26 February 1941. Roger Murray died on 28 May 1979 at West Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 60. He was buried on 1 June 1979 at Calvary Monument Cemetery, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
     He appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He appeared on the census of 12 May 1940 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 He was Railroad. He witnessed The 29th annual reunion of the Gregg clan was held at the home of Malcolm Gregg and family at Georgetown with attendance of 40. Basket lunch was served at noon. Business meeting was called to order by pres Malcolm Gregg. trea Roger Murray reported a balance of $1.67. New officers for 1957 are:
Pres: Malcolm Gregg
VP: Ray Murray
Sec: James Simpson
Tres: Roger Murray
Gifts, Ann Murray
Games: Miriam Shaud. on 3 June 1956.3

Family

Verna Elvina Feister b. 26 Sep 1916, d. 29 Jan 2002

Citations

  1. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart, Dist # 3, Dwelling # 136, Family # 136.
  2. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, ED 36-132, Dwelling #39.
  3. [S134] "Collection of journals and minutes from Gregg Reunions,", Minute book of the Samuel Gregg reunions 1940-1965.

Emma Elizabeth McCoy

F, b. 15 October 1875, d. 7 August 1952
Father*Franklin McCoy
Mother*Susan Kilhefner
Last Edited10 Feb 2016
     Emma Elizabeth McCoy was born on 15 October 1875 at Nickel Mines, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 She married Joseph Bryson Armer, son of Thomas M Armer and Mary Elizabeth Bryson, on 4 April 1893 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Emma Elizabeth McCoy died on 7 August 1952 at age 76. She was buried on 10 August 1952 at Upper Octorara Cemetery, Parkesburg, Chester, Pennsylvania.3 Emma Elizabeth McCoy Find-a-Grave.com ID # 39758925.4
     As of 4 April 1893,her married name was Armer.2 She witnessed the death of Joseph Bryson Armer on 3 February 1930 at Parkesburg, Chester, Pennsylvania; Cause of death was Hypertrophy of the heart.5

Family

Joseph Bryson Armer b. 9 Sep 1868, d. 3 Feb 1930
Children

Citations

  1. [S29] Birth Records entry, State Registration, Pennsylvania birth certificate # 18854 for daughter Elva Mae Armer.
  2. [S159] New Jersey vital Records, "NJ Vital Records", Ancestral File, Birth, Marriage & Death, Marriages, Film # 000940789.
  3. [S92] Tom Cooper, "Family Tree of John Bryson," e-mail to E. Sue Gregg, Family tree of John Bryson and his descendants.
  4. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched May 29 , 2012.
  5. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 15955.

Thomas Jefferson Gregg1

M, b. May 1836, d. 9 April 1908
Father*William Gregg b. 25 Dec 1801, d. a 1880
Mother*Grace Amelia Long b. 29 May 1796, d. 17 Mar 1867
ChartsT Jefferson Gregg Descendants
Sheri Gregg Fisher Ancestors Indented
Last Edited20 Dec 2015
Jefferson Gregg Family tombstone
     Thomas Jefferson Gregg was born in May 1836. Birth date on death certificate is Oct 7 1835.1 He married Mary Ann Stewart, daughter of John Steward and Elizabeth Raub, circa 1864. Thomas Jefferson Gregg died on 9 April 1908 at Home, Paradise Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 71. Attending doctor was C E Helm from Bart PA. Funeral Director was J E Fiester, Gap, PA Personal info stated on death certificate was given by daugher Mary Burkey, Gap, Pa. She listed her mothers name instead of Jefferson mother's name, as well as their birthplaces.2 He was buried on 11 April 1908 at Nickel Mines Mission, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2
     He Had crippled foot. Thomas Jefferson Gregg was also known as Thomas Jefferson Gregg. He appeared on the census of 26 August 1850 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 He appeared on the census of 26 August 1850 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He witnessed is listed in directory in Paradise Township, occupation laborer, home post office Kinzers. in 1869 at Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 He was Also in this directory the smelting works that Jefferson worked at were named Laurel Hill Smelting Works, under management of Charles Doble. in 1869.4 He was listed in this edition as a laborer living in Kinzers between 1869 and 1870 at Lancaster County Directory, Kinzers, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 He and Mary Ann Stewart appeared on the census of 15 July 1870 at Kinzers, Paradise Twp., Lancaster; image attached.6 Thomas Jefferson Gregg was listed as a laborer in Lancaster County directory. in 1875 at Kinzers, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.7 He witnessed Jefferson is listed in this edition as a laborer living in Kinzers between 1875 and 1876 at Kinzers, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.8 He was listed in this edition as a laborer living in Kinzers between 1875 and 1876 at Lancaster County Directory, Kinzers, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.8 He and Mary Ann Stewart appeared on the census of 21 June 1880 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster.9 Thomas Jefferson Gregg sold property to Joseph Wharton. "Thomas Jefferson Gregg and wife Mary Ann sold for $55 1 acre and 145 perches from original probert of 5 acres and 30 perches described as follows: Beginning at a stone in a line of other land of Grantee and a corner of J. Kauffman's land there by said land by survey of March 15, 1881 north one degree, east 14.5 perches to a post in an old road a corner of other land to be conveyed to said grantee thence by said land and along the said old road south 67 degrees east 17 and 8/10 perches and south 8 1/4 degrees. on 29 March 1881 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.10 He was listed in this edition as a laborer living in Nickel Mines, Bart Township in 1886 at Lancaster County Directory, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.11 He was listed as a laborer in Lancaster County directory. in 1890 at Nickel Mines, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.12 He lived in 1898 at Bellmonte, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.13 He lived in 1899 at Nickel Mines, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Lists his occupation as a Laborer.14 He and Mary Ann Gregg appeared on the census of 6 June 1900 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; This family was living next door to Lewis Rapp family for this census.15 Thomas Jefferson Gregg was a farmer as stated on his death certificate in 1908.1 He was ill with apoplexy, as stated on death certificate. Only ill 2 days. on 9 April 1908 at Home, Paradise Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 He and Mary Ann Gregg appeared on the census of 21 April 1910 at Paradise Twp., Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Family is living on Wolf Rock Road at this census.16 Thomas Jefferson Gregg is also buried at this cemetery. 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.17 He Cemetery marker placed on grave 1997 by members of son Duffield Gregg's family in 1997.

Family

Mary Ann Stewart b. Jan 1846, d. 15 Mar 1922
Children

Citations

  1. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif #39717.
  2. [S32] Death Certificate, Rec'd death certificate June 3, 2001.
  3. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Page 285, Family # 162.
  4. [S128] Lanc Co Directory, page #330 of the directory. On Pa-Genealogy digital copy of directory listed on page 312.
  5. [S128] Lanc Co Directory, 1869-1870 Edition.
  6. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County,Paradise Twp, Dwelling #147, Family #152.
  7. [S128] Lanc Co Directory, 1875 Lancaster County Directory.
  8. [S128] Lanc Co Directory, Issue 1875-1876.
  9. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Dist 173, Dwelling # 324, Family #345.
  10. [S88] Lancaster Deed Books: Book P, 11, 456.
  11. [S128] Lanc Co Directory, 1886 Edition.
  12. [S128] Lanc Co Directory, 1890 Lancaster County Directory.
  13. [S151] Lancaster City Directory, Title: Lancaster, Pennsylvania, City Directory, 1898
    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
  14. [S151] Lancaster City Directory, 1899 Pennsylvania, Lancaster City & County Directory, Image 687.
  15. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp. (Eastern) Dwelling 63, Family 68.
  16. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp.,ED #127, Dwelling 95, Family 95.
  17. [S18] E. Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personally Told me."

Alvin Lloyd Feister

M, b. 2 August 1928, d. 26 December 2016
Father*William Jacob Feister b. 18 Mar 1883, d. 3 Aug 1965
Mother*Rosanna (Annie) Armer b. 14 Dec 1888, d. 8 Aug 1976
Last Edited27 Dec 2016
     Alvin Lloyd Feister was born on 2 August 1928 at Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He married Rhoda May Lefever, daughter of Clarence Leaman Lefever and Nora Elizabeth Reeser, on 15 June 1951 at Clarksville, Tennessee.2 Alvin Lloyd Feister died on 26 December 2016 at Lancashire Hall, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 88; Alvin L. Feister, age 88 of Lancaster, PA, formerly of Paradise, passed away at Lancashire Hall on Monday, December 26, 2016. He was the husband of Rhoda Lefever Feister with whom he celebrated 65 years of marriage on June 15th. He was born in Paradise, son of the late William J. & Roseanna Armer Feister. He was a member of Calvary Monument Bible Church of Paradise. He was employed as a house painter for many years, retiring from the maintenance department of Paradise Elementary School. In his retirement years he enjoyed restoring and refinishing antique furniture. He loved to ride motorcycle. When living in Paradise he enjoyed gardening, yard work, his pond and maintaining the wood duck boxes. Surviving besides his wife is a daughter Rhonda Feister Rhoades of Lancaster and a grandpuppy Gracie. Also surviving are 4 siblings: Harold Feister of Lititz, Gloria “Toots” Barker of Lancaster, Beulah Hershey of Willow Street, Ronald husband of Eileen Shirk Feister of Paradise. He was preceded in death by 10 siblings: Paul, Samuel, Earl “Dick”, Elmer Carl, Thomas & Wilmer Feister, Verna Murray, Violet Feister, Erma Ames. A private service will take place at Calvary Monument Bible Church with interment in the adjoining cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Calvary Monument Bible Church, 1660 Mine Road, Paradise, PA 17562.1 He was buried on 28 December 2016 at Calvary Monumnet Bible Cemetery, Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Alvin Lloyd Feister Find-a-Grave.com ID # 174472852.
     He appeared on the census of 28 April 1930 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 He appeared on the census of 12 May 1940 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 He was a house painter before 1980 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He was a maintenance employee at Paradise Elementary School where he retired from. circa 1990 at Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 As of 29 January 2002, Alvin Lloyd Feister lived at Feb 1995, Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He and Rhoda May Lefever lived on 28 November 2003 at Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5

Family

Rhoda May Lefever b. 3 Dec 1931

Citations

  1. [S30] Newspaper Obit, Lancaster Newspapers, Dec 27, 2016.
  2. [S80] Interview, Rhoda Feister, May 21, 2004.
  3. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Township, Dwelling # 475 and family # 485.
  4. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, ED 36-132, Dwelling #54.
  5. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Obituary of brother, Intell Journal, Friday, November 28, 2003, page B3.

Jeremiah Jones Miller

M
Last Edited17 Apr 2001
     Jeremiah Jones Miller married Emma Moyer.

Family

Emma Moyer
Child

Emma Moyer

F
Last Edited17 Apr 2001
     Emma Moyer married Jeremiah Jones Miller.
     Emma Moyer SOUR Info from Helen Farmer Death place from Obit in lancaster Intel. She name changed to Mayers. Her married name was MILLER.

Family

Jeremiah Jones Miller
Child

Cornelia Isabell Tweed

F, b. 1 May 1909, d. 16 January 1960
Father*James Cornelius Tweed b. 1883, d. 1950
Mother*Nora C Rineer b. 17 Jan 1892, d. 7 May 1916
Last Edited31 Aug 2015
     Cornelia Isabell Tweed was born on 1 May 1909 at New York.1 She married Frank B (Barney) Armer, son of Samuel M Armer and Elvina Zimmerman, on 12 June 1926 at Elkton, Cecil, Maryland. Cornelia Isabell Tweed died on 16 January 1960 at Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 50. She was in hospital 10 days and cause of death was Staph infection and diabetes.2 She was buried on 20 January 1960 at Middle Octorara Presbyterian Cemetery, Quarryville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Cornelia Isabell Tweed Find-a-Grave.com ID # 90837015.3
     As of 12 June 1926,her married name was Armer. She and Frank B (Barney) Armer 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.4 Cornelia Isabell Tweed and Frank B (Barney) Armer 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?)1 Cornelia Isabell Armer and Frank B (Barney) Armer lived on 10 January 1960 at RD # 3- Bart Township, Quarryville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Family

Frank B (Barney) Armer b. 6 May 1901, d. 22 Aug 1985
Children

Citations

  1. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart Township, ED 36-3, Dwelling #18.
  2. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 5635.
  3. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched May 27 , 2012.
  4. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Year: 1930; Census Place: Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2055; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 3; Image: 1034.0.

Annie C (Nan) Armer

F, b. 8 February 1881, d. 6 February 1972
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 Edited20 Nov 2012
     Annie C (Nan) Armer was born on 8 February 1881 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania. She married John (Thuz) Platt on 25 October 1899 at Lancaster, Lancasdter, Pennsylvania.1,2 Annie C (Nan) Armer died on 6 February 1972 at age 90.
     As of 25 October 1899,her married name was Platt.1 She and John (Thuz) Platt appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Among the neighbors on this census were: Abner Murray, Robert Gregg, Thomas Armer & Henry Murray.3 Annie C (Nan) Armer lived on 7 July 1927 at Harrisburg, Dauphin, Pennsylvania.4

Family

John (Thuz) Platt b. Apr 1878
Child

Citations

  1. [S35] Armer Family, Manuscript, apr 17 2000 unknown repository.
  2. [S34] Marriage Record: "Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1709-1940," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V26X-3KQ : accessed 20 Nov 2012), John M. Platt and Nannie C. Armer, 1899; citing reference , FHL microfilm 940796.
  3. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise,Twp.,ED. 95,Dwelling 90, Family 96.
  4. [S67] Various Newspapers, Obituary of brotherr Samuel M. Armer July 7 1927 issue.

Margaret (Maggie) Salome Armer1

F, b. 7 November 1875, d. 29 October 1950
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 Edited11 Mar 2015
     Margaret (Maggie) Salome Armer was born on 7 November 1875 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 She married Frank B Koch, son of William T Koch and Mary Ershick, on 5 February 1893 at By Rev D W Gerhard, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Difference in exact date in familysearch record.2,3 Margaret (Maggie) Salome Armer died on 29 October 1950 at Jackson Township, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, at age 74. Cause of death was coronary occlusion and heart disease. She was in Huntingdon County for 1 week.1 She was buried on 1 November 1950 at Strasburg Cemetery, Strasburg, Pennsylvania.1 Margaret (Maggie) Salome Armer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 16999126.
     She appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster.4 As of 5 February 1893,her married name was Koch.2,3 She witnessed the death of Thomas Franklin Armer on 27 December 1918 at 310 E Liberty Street, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Cause of death was pneumonia.5 Margaret (Maggie) Salome Koch and Frank B Koch appeared on the census of 17 January 1920 at West Main St, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. This home was owned by Frank & Margaret Kock and free of mortgage.6 Margaret (Maggie) Salome Armer lived on 7 July 1927 at Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.7 She and Frank B Koch appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 at 201 W. Main St, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.8

Family

Frank B Koch b. 28 Feb 1873, d. 15 Jun 1972
Children

Citations

  1. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 84840.
  2. [S35] Armer Family, Manuscript, apr 17 2000 unknown repository.
  3. [S34] Marriage Record: "Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1709-1940," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V266-BK2 : accessed 20 Nov 2012), Frank B. Koch and Maggie S. Armer, 1898; citing reference , FHL microfilm 940794.
  4. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Dist 173, Dwelling # 330, Family #351.
  5. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 187811.
  6. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Strasburg, Dwelling # 114, Family # 133.
  7. [S67] Various Newspapers, Obituary of brotherr Samuel M. Armer July 7 1927 issue.
  8. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Strasburg Boro, ED 36-145, Dwelling #219.

Susan Ella (Ellie) Armer

F, b. 12 June 1873, d. 3 October 1946
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 Edited7 Apr 2015
     Susan Ella (Ellie) Armer was born on 12 June 1873 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania.1 She and Walter N Waidley were divorced on 21 January 1882 at Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Susan Ella (Ellie) Armer married Walter N Waidley, son of Norman N Waidley and Elizabeth Wiker, on 20 January 1891 at By Rev Charles J Fry, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 Ella S Waidley died on 3 October 1946 at Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 73. Cause of death was cerebral hemorrhage due to hypertention.1 She was buried on 6 October 1946 at Strasburg Cemetery, Strasburg, Pennsylvania.1 Susan Ella (Ellie) Armer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 79739189.
     She appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster.4 As of 20 January 1891,her married name was Waidley.3 On August 5, 1922 a summons appear in the New Holland Clarion asking Walter N. Waidley to appear and show cause why Ella S. Waidley (that is how the name appears) should not be granted a divorce.5 She lived on 7 July 1927 at Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 As of 1946, Susan Ella (Ellie) Armer was also known as Ella S Waidley.1

Family

Walter N Waidley b. c 1861
Child

Citations

  1. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 87046.
  2. [S162] Newspaper and date.
  3. [S35] Armer Family, Manuscript, apr 17 2000 unknown repository.
  4. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Dist 173, Dwelling # 330, Family #351.
  5. [S89] ?, "E-mail Message," e-mail to E Sue Gregg, Received anecdote from Linda Schoenhals, e-mail address.
  6. [S67] Various Newspapers, Obituary of brotherr Samuel M. Armer July 7 1927 issue.
  7. [S89] ?, "E-mail Message," e-mail to E Sue Gregg, received email from researcher e-mail address.

John (Thuz) Platt

M, b. April 1878
Last Edited20 Nov 2012
     John (Thuz) Platt was born in April 1878. He married Annie C (Nan) Armer, daughter of Thomas M Armer and Mary Elizabeth Bryson, on 25 October 1899 at Lancaster, Lancasdter, Pennsylvania.1,2
     John (Thuz) Platt and Annie C (Nan) Armer appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Among the neighbors on this census were: Abner Murray, Robert Gregg, Thomas Armer & Henry Murray.3

Family

Annie C (Nan) Armer b. 8 Feb 1881, d. 6 Feb 1972
Child

Citations

  1. [S35] Armer Family, Manuscript, apr 17 2000 unknown repository.
  2. [S34] Marriage Record: "Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1709-1940," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V26X-3KQ : accessed 20 Nov 2012), John M. Platt and Nannie C. Armer, 1899; citing reference , FHL microfilm 940796.
  3. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise,Twp.,ED. 95,Dwelling 90, Family 96.

Frank B Koch

M, b. 28 February 1873, d. 15 June 1972
Father*William T Koch1
Mother*Mary Ershick
Last Edited27 Aug 2017
1972 Wesley United Methodist Church Directory
     Frank B Koch was born on 28 February 1873 at Hahnstown, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He married Margaret (Maggie) Salome Armer, daughter of Thomas M Armer and Mary Elizabeth Bryson, on 5 February 1893 at By Rev D W Gerhard, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Difference in exact date in familysearch record.2,3 Frank B Koch died on 15 June 1972 at Maple Farm Rest Home, Ephrata Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 99. He was buried on 18 June 1972 at Strasburg Cemetery, Strasburg, Pennsylvania.
     He and Margaret (Maggie) Salome Koch appeared on the census of 17 January 1920 at West Main St, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. This home was owned by Frank & Margaret Kock and free of mortgage.4 Frank B Koch was a tinsmith in his own shop. on 17 January 1920 at Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 He Served as councilman in Strasburg for 26 years and as burgess (Mayor) for 32 years. He was a hardware clerk with plumbing and heating business. on 11 April 1940 at Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 He and Margaret (Maggie) Salome Armer appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 at 201 W. Main St, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 Frank B Koch witnessed the death of Margaret (Maggie) Salome Armer on 29 October 1950 at Jackson Township, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Cause of death was coronary occlusion and heart disease. She was in Huntingdon County for 1 week.6

Family

Margaret (Maggie) Salome Armer b. 7 Nov 1875, d. 29 Oct 1950
Children

Citations

  1. [S12] Maggie Hoover, Obit in Hoover Scrapbook.
  2. [S35] Armer Family, Manuscript, apr 17 2000 unknown repository.
  3. [S34] Marriage Record: "Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1709-1940," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V266-BK2 : accessed 20 Nov 2012), Frank B. Koch and Maggie S. Armer, 1898; citing reference , FHL microfilm 940794.
  4. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Strasburg, Dwelling # 114, Family # 133.
  5. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Strasburg Boro, ED 36-145, Dwelling #219.
  6. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 84840.

Walter N Waidley

M, b. circa 1861
Father*Norman N Waidley1
Mother*Elizabeth Wiker1 b. 1831
Last Edited7 Apr 2015
     Walter N Waidley was born circa 1861 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He and Susan Ella (Ellie) Waidley were divorced on 21 January 1882 at Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Walter N Waidley married Susan Ella (Ellie) Armer, daughter of Thomas M Armer and Mary Elizabeth Bryson, on 20 January 1891 at By Rev Charles J Fry, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3
     Walter N Waidley appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 at Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Susan Ella (Ellie) Armer b. 12 Jun 1873, d. 3 Oct 1946
Child

Citations

  1. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Strasburg, Dist # 172, Dwelling # 77, Family # 84.
  2. [S162] Newspaper and date.
  3. [S35] Armer Family, Manuscript, apr 17 2000 unknown repository.
  4. [S89] ?, "E-mail Message," e-mail to E Sue Gregg, received email from researcher e-mail address.

Helen B Riedel

F, b. 25 November 1902, d. 26 October 1970
Father*George H Riedel
Mother*Sarah C Boas
Last Edited2 Apr 2012
     Helen B Riedel was born on 25 November 1902 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She married Clyde A Murray, son of Abner D Murray and Clara May Armer, on 31 March 1923 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Helen B Riedel died unexpectedly on 26 October 1970 at St Joseph Hospital, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 67.1 She was buried on 29 October 1970 at Riverview Cemetery, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1
     Her married name was MURRAY.

Family

Clyde A Murray b. 26 Aug 1902, d. 27 Sep 1985
Children

Citations

  1. [S146] Various, Year: 1970; page 214.

George H Riedel

M
Last Edited17 Apr 2001
     George H Riedel married Sarah C Boas.

Family

Sarah C Boas
Child

Sarah C Boas

F
Last Edited8 Jul 2014
     Sarah C Boas married George H Riedel.
     Her married name was Sarah Riedel.

Family

George H Riedel
Child

Rosanna Staley

F, b. 11 February 1828, d. 1 April 1920
Last Edited22 Jan 2016
     Rosanna Staley was born on 11 February 1828 at Wirtenberg, Germany.1,2,3 She married John Zimmerman before 1856. Rosanna Staley died on 1 April 1920 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 92. Cause of death was acute bronchitis.3
She was buried on 5 April 1920 at Saint Michael's Lutheran Cemetery, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3,4 Rosanna Staley Find-a-Grave.com ID # 66621672.
     She immigrated in 1850.5 As of before 1856,her married name was Zimmerman. She and John Zimmerman appeared on the census of 18 August 1860 at Marchand, North Mahoning Twp., Indiana, Pennsylvania.1 Rosanna Staley and John Zimmerman appeared on the census of 8 July 1870 at Eden Twp., May (Post Office), Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Rosanna Staley appeared on the census of 8 June 1880 at Eden Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 She appeared on the census of 7 June 1900 at Eden Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Also listed on this census is William Conrad, boarder, born June 1886 in PA, age 13 and single.7 As of 13 August 1952, Rosanna Staley was also known as Rosanna Fralich On death certificate for daughter Elvina Armer her mother's name was Rosanna Fralich not Rosanna Staley. On son Samuel's death certif her name was Rosanna Shepardson.8 As of 1961, Rosanna Staley was also known as Rosanna Sherpardson On death certificate for daughter Elvina Armer her mother's name was Rosanna Fralich not Rosanna Staley. On son Samuel's death certif her name was Rosanna Shepardson.9

Family

John Zimmerman b. 1815, d. 30 Aug 1877
Children

Citations

  1. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Indiana County, North Mahoning Twp., Dwelling #441, Family #438.
  2. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Eden Twp., Dwelling #84, Family #90.
  3. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificates 1906-1963. Certificate # 52023.
  4. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched May 6, 2015.
  5. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Eden Twp., Dwelling #133, Family #134.
  6. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Eden Twp., Dwelling # 195, Family #210.
  7. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Eden Township, Dwelling #133, Family # 134.
  8. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 70099.
  9. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificates 1906-1963. # 22374.

Benjamin E MURRAY

M, b. 27 March 1847, d. 5 October 1888
Father*John Murray b. 1820, d. 28 Jan 1901
Mother*Ellen Clark b. 1829, d. 20 Feb 1894
Last Edited21 Nov 2011
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     Benjamin E MURRAY was born on 27 March 1847. He married Margaret E Brison, daughter of Isaac Bryson and Mary Ann Conover. Benjamin E MURRAY died on 5 October 1888 at age 41. He was buried on 8 October 1888 at Calvary Monument Cemetery, Sadsbury Twp, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania.
     He witnessed is listed in directory in Paradise Township, occupation laborer, home post office Bellmonte. in 1869 at Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He appeared on the census of 1 July 1870 at Kinzers, Paradise Twp., Lancaster.2 He and Margaret E Brison appeared on the census of 23 June 1880 at Paradise Township, Lancaster.

Family

Margaret E Brison b. 5 Mar 1851, d. 13 Jul 1912
Children

Citations

  1. [S128] Lanc Co Directory, page #332 of the directory. On Pa-Genealogy digital copy of directory listed on page 314.
  2. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Dwelling #15, Family #16.
  3. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Supv Dist. 2, Enumeration Dist. #173, Dwelling #347, Family #368.
  4. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, Dwelling # 13, Family #13.
  5. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, Dwelling # 100, Familty # 107
    Year: 1900; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T623_ 1425; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 95.

Robert Armor

M, b. 1813
Last Edited3 Jul 2015
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     Robert Armor was born in 1813 at Ireland.1 He married Barbara Jones after 1830.2 Robert Armor was buried after 1861 at Nickle Mine Mennonite Cemetary, Pennsylvania. His letters of administration were filed on 16 June 1869 at Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, naming Barbara Armour as administrator.
     Robert Armor and Barbara Jones appeared on the census of 18 July 1860 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Robert Armor began military service circa 1863 Served with Co D, 2nd Pa Calvary, same unit as Joseph Bryson and William Murray.3 He witnessed There is a Robert Armer listed in directory for Paradise Township, occupation is laborer, home post office Kinzers. Might be a different Robert Armer. in 1869 at Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 He witnessed Lancaster Newspapers reported that
letters of Administration were granted to Robert Armer, decd, late of Eden Township,
Barbara Armer, Administratrix on 16 June 1869 at Eden Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5

Family

Barbara Jones b. 19 Mar 1824, d. 6 Feb 1890
Children

Citations

  1. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Bart Township, Dwelling #282, Family #284.
  2. [S13] Various Persons Cemetery Records, E. Sue Gregg, Ronks, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Strasburg United Methodist Church A 6-11.
  3. [S198] Variious Paper Documents, Lancaster County Archives, 150 North Queen St, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Record listed Branch of Service, dates, unit served.
  4. [S128] Lanc Co Directory, page #329 of the directory. On Pa-Genealogy digital copy of directory listed on page 311.
  5. [S202] Newspaper and date.

James Simpson

M, b. 12 November 1798, d. 25 January 1882
Last Edited4 Mar 2013
     James Simpson married Rosanna Simpson. James Simpson was born on 12 November 1798. He died on 25 January 1882 at age 83. He was buried on 28 January 1882 at Nickle Mine Mennonite Church, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; buried in adjoining graves.Not proven as parent of James Simpson who married Mary Catherine Armer. James Simpson Find-a-Grave.com ID # 22050420.1

Family

Rosanna Simpson b. 10 May 1805, d. 26 May 1874
Children

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched March 4, 2013.

Rosanna Simpson

F, b. 10 May 1805, d. 26 May 1874
Last Edited19 Jun 2013
     Rosanna Simpson married James Simpson. Rosanna Simpson was born on 10 May 1805 at Ireland.1 She died on 26 May 1874 at age 69. She was buried on 29 May 1874 at Nickle Mines Mennonite Church, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Family

James Simpson b. 12 Nov 1798, d. 25 Jan 1882
Children

Citations

  1. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster Co., Bart Twp., Dist 3, Dwelling #193, Family #200.
  2. [S15] Unknown name of person Personal Visit or Other Document, Emily Sue Brown, Millersville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

Thomas Franklin Armer1

M, b. 2 April 1871, d. 27 December 1918
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 Edited10 Mar 2015
     Thomas Franklin Armer was born on 2 April 1871 at Pennsylvania.1 He married Frances Hershberger, daughter of Susannah (?), on 10 November 1902 at By Frank Trout Bart Twp JP, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Thomas Franklin Armer and Frances Armer were divorced before 27 December 1918 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 Thomas Franklin Armer died on 27 December 1918 at 310 E Liberty Street, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 47. Cause of death was pneumonia.1 He was buried on 30 December 1918 at Nickle Mines Mennonite Church, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Thomas Franklin Armer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 22029681.
     He appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster.4 As of 1900, Thomas Franklin Armer was also known as Frank Armer. He appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 He was a railroad carpenter on 27 December 1918 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Frances Hershberger b. 1887, d. 1977
Children

Citations

  1. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 187811.
  2. [S35] Armer Family, Manuscript, apr 17 2000 unknown repository.
  3. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 187811 for her ex-husband, Thomas Armer.
  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.

William J RAPP

M, b. 13 June 1877, d. 25 February 1881
Father*Christian J Rapp b. 15 Nov 1830, d. 1 Dec 1890
Mother*Catharine B Semero? b. 25 Apr 1834, d. 8 Apr 1895
Last Edited4 Mar 2013
     William J RAPP was born on 13 June 1877. He died on 25 February 1881 at age 3. He was buried on 28 February 1881 at Nickel Mine Episcopal Cemetery, Nickel Mines, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 William J RAPP Find-a-Grave.com ID # 22032021.1
     He appeared on the census of 21 June 1880 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched March 4, 2013.
  2. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsyvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Dwelling #321, Family #348.

Jane RAPP

F, b. 16 December 1871, d. 31 December 1871
Father*Christian J Rapp b. 15 Nov 1830, d. 1 Dec 1890
Mother*Catharine B Semero? b. 25 Apr 1834, d. 8 Apr 1895
Last Edited4 Mar 2013
     Jane RAPP was born on 16 December 1871. She died on 31 December 1871. She was buried on 2 January 1872 at Nickle Mines Mennonite Church, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Jane RAPP Find-a-Grave.com ID # 22032103.1

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched March 4, 2013.

Lizzie RAPP

F, b. 16 December 1871, d. 2 January 1872
Father*Christian J Rapp b. 15 Nov 1830, d. 1 Dec 1890
Mother*Catharine B Semero? b. 25 Apr 1834, d. 8 Apr 1895
Last Edited7 Dec 2004
     Lizzie RAPP was buried at Nickle Mines Mennonite Church, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She was born on 16 December 1871. She died on 2 January 1872.

Josephine RAPP

F, d. September 1873
Father*Christian J Rapp b. 15 Nov 1830, d. 1 Dec 1890
Mother*Catharine B Semero? b. 25 Apr 1834, d. 8 Apr 1895
Last Edited7 Dec 2004
     Josephine RAPP was buried at Nickle Mines Mennonite Church, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She died in September 1873.