Clara Longstreth1

F, b. 14 May 1879, d. 1906
Father*William Houston Longstreth1 b. 26 Aug 1826, d. 29 Sep 1894
Mother*Mary Winebrenner1 b. Feb 1833, d. 23 Sep 1912
ChartsJohn Longstreth Descendants
Last Edited6 May 2003
     Clara Longstreth was born on 14 May 1879.1 She died in 1906.1

Citations

  1. [S60] Gregory Edmiston, Document, from Andrea Fitzgerald Genealogy.

Orlando Longstreth1

M, b. 28 April 1874, d. 13 March 1937
Father*William Houston Longstreth1 b. 26 Aug 1826, d. 29 Sep 1894
Mother*Mary Winebrenner1 b. Feb 1833, d. 23 Sep 1912
ChartsJohn Longstreth Descendants
Last Edited13 Mar 2019
     Orlando Longstreth was born on 28 April 1874 at Armstrong, Pennsylvania.1 He married Clara E Armstrong in 1899.2,3 Orlando Longstreth died on 13 March 1937 at City Hospital, Meadville, Crowford, Pennsylvania, at age 62 .Cause of death was cardiac paralysis.1,4 He was buried on 16 March 1937 at Amity Lutheran Cemetery, Newmansville, Clarion, Pennsylvania.1,4 Orlando Longstreth Find-a-Grave.com ID # 32831575.
     He appeared on the census of 25 June 1880 at Green Township, Forest, Pennsylvania.5 He and Clara E Longstreth appeared on the census of 5 June 1900 at Green Township, Forest, Pennsylvania.3 Orlando Longstreth lived on 12 November 1910 at Newmansville, Pennsylvania.6 He lived on 23 September 1912 at Newmansville, Pennsylvania.7

Family

Clara E Armstrong b. 18 Jun 1878, d. 30 May 1908
Children

Citations

  1. [S60] Gregory Edmiston, Document.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, researched March 13, 2019.
  3. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Forest, Green, ED #46, Dwelling # 35, Family # 36.
  4. [S211] Unknown name of person, PA Death Records, Pennsylvania Death Certificates, 1906-1966 for Orlando Longstreth # 28930.
  5. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Forest, Green Township, Dwelling # 83, Family # 88.
  6. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Feb 26, 2015 #142520897 for brother.
  7. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Feb 26, 2015 # 6578502 for mother.

Amanda L. Miller1,2

F, b. 19 October 1874, d. 6 April 1953
Father*Jessiah Miller3
Mother*Louella Heller3
Last Edited18 Feb 2020
     Amanda L. Miller was born on 19 October 1874 at Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1,4,5 She married Milton Samuel Feister, son of Jacob S. Feister and Elizabeth Jane Lafferty.1 Amanda L. Miller died on 6 April 1953 at 206 W. Vine St, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 78. Cause of death was myocarial degeneration.6,5 She was buried on 9 April 1953 at Mellingers Mennonite Cemetery, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6,5 Amanda L. Miller Find-a-Grave.com ID # 71867718.
     Her married name was Feister.1 She and Milton Samuel Feister appeared on the census of 1900 at Salisbury, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; listed on census as having 4 children born but none living at time of census.1 Amanda L. Miller and Milton Samuel Feister appeared on the census of 1910 at Salisbury Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.7 Amanda L. Miller and Milton Samuel Feister appeared on the census of 1920 at Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.8

Family

Milton Samuel Feister b. 29 Jun 1872, d. 27 Jul 1957
Children

Citations

  1. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Lancaster County, Salisbury Twp, ED 107 Supv Dist 8, Page 92A, Dwelling 12, Family 13.
  2. [S83] Betty Gregg, compiler, "Collection of Clippings and Obituary Info."
  3. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificate # 34825 for daughter Amanda.
  4. [S29] Birth Records entry, State Registration, Pennsylvania birth certificate # 108717 for daughter Alice Mae Feister.
  5. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificate # 34825.
  6. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Feb 20, 2014.
  7. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Salisbury Twp., Dwelling #84, Family #87.
  8. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Milton S. Fiester Household, 1920 U. S. Census, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Salisbury Township, enumeration district 127, dwelling # 43, family #43. On sheets 2 & 3.
  9. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificate # 65854.
  10. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificates 1906-1967 for Lester Elmer Feister # 26685.

Rudolph Feister1

M, b. circa 1789, d. 14 September 1859
Last Edited30 Sep 2021
     Rudolph Feister was born circa 1789 at Pennsylvania.1,2 He married Mary Kinzer?3 Rudolph Feister died on 14 September 1859.2 He was buried on 17 September 1859 at Saint John's Episcopal Church Cemetery, Compass, Chester, Pennsylvania.2 Rudolph Feister Find-a-Grave.com ID # 25523382.
     Rudolph Feister was also known as Feister. He appeared as Head of Household on the census of 28 August 1850 at Honeybrook Township, Chester, Pennsylvania.4

Family 1

Mary Kinzer? b. 1790
Children

Family 2

Child

Citations

  1. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificate # 97483 for daughter Rachel Feister.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Dec 17, 2016.
  3. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Salisbury Township, Gap Post Office, Dwelling 192, Family 205.
  4. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Chester, Honeybrook Township, Dwelling # 235, Family # 257.
  5. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Lancaster County, Salisbury Twp, ED 6, Supv Dist 8, page 76, Dwelling 33, Family 33.
  6. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificate # 35883.

Rachel Feaster1

F, b. 10 May 1828, d. 21 October 1914
Father*Rudolph Feister1 b. c 1789, d. 14 Sep 1859
Mother*Mary Kinzer?2 b. 1790
Last Edited17 Dec 2016
     Rachel Feaster was born on 10 May 1828 at Pennsylvania.1,3 She died on 21 October 1914 at Honey Brook, Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 86. Cause of death was fatty degeneration of heart and arterisis due to age. Recorded as informant on death certif was Mrs. Fannie Templor?3 She was buried on 23 October 1924 at Honey Brook Cemetery, Honey Brook, Chester, Pennsylvania.3 Rachel Feaster Find-a-Grave.com ID # 170405312.
     She was listed as a resident in Rudolph Feister and Mary Feaster's household in the census report on 28 August 1850 at Honeybrook Township, Chester, Pennsylvania.4 Rachel Feaster was a Mantra? Maker. in 1870 at Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 She appeared on the census of January 1870 at Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 She appeared on the census of 1880 at Cambridge, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 As of 1900, Rachel Feaster was also known as Feister.6 She appeared on the census of 1900 at Salisbury, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; listed as living with sister Mary.

Citations

  1. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Lancaster County, Salisbury Twp, ED 6, Supv Dist 8, page 76, Dwelling 33, Family 33.
  2. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Salisbury Township, Gap Post Office, Dwelling 192, Family 205.
  3. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificate # 97483.
  4. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Chester, Honeybrook Township, Dwelling # 235, Family # 257.
  5. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Cambridge. Page # 391C.
  6. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Salisbury Twp, Dwelling #33, Family #333.

Mary Ann Feaster1,2

F, b. 5 December 1817, d. 5 September 1906
Father*Rudolph Feister1 b. c 1789, d. 14 Sep 1859
Mother*Mary Kinzer?2 b. 1790
Last Edited14 Jul 2021
     Mary Ann Feaster was born on 5 December 1817 at Pennsylvania.1,3 She married Daniel Ubil on 6 March 1845 at St John's Episcopal Church, Compass, Chester, Pennsylvania.4 Mary Ann Feaster married Alexander Story, son of Alexander Story and Susanna (?).2 Mary Ann Story died on 5 September 1906 at Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 88. Cause of death was degeneration of brain. General debility.3 She was buried on 8 September 1906 at Compassville, Honey Brook, Chester. Is not included on Find-a-Grave site as of Jul 13 2021.3
     Mary Ann Feaster was also known as Feister.1 Her married name was Story.2 As of 6 March 1845,her married name was Ubil.4 She and Alexander Story appeared on the census of January 1870 at Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Also recorded in the household was Mary A. Carpenter, age 15. Alexander is listed as value of real estate, $1500, personal estate, $600, Mary Ann lists $150 in real estate. Rachel is recorded as 40 years, Mary as 80 years, Mary Ann as 52 years, Alexander as 50 years. Living 2 dwellings away was Alexander Sr's widow, Susannah age 79 with James Story (a brother of Alexander?) age 52.2 Mary Ann Feaster and Alexander Story appeared on the census of 1880 at Cambridge, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; On this census Mary is recorded as 62 years old, Alexander as 60 years old and Rachel as his sister-in-law at age 50.5 Mary Ann Feaster appeared on the census of 1900 at Salisbury, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; listed as a widow, living with sister Rachel Feister and owning her own farm.1

Family 1

Daniel Ubil b. 20 Jan 1817, d. 18 Aug 1854

Family 2

Alexander Story b. 1820, d. b 1900

Citations

  1. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Lancaster County, Salisbury Twp, ED 6, Supv Dist 8, page 76, Dwelling 33, Family 33.
  2. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Salisbury Township, Gap Post Office, Dwelling 192, Family 205.
  3. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Cerificates 1906-1967 for Mary Story # 85581.
  4. [S223] Various, PA and NJ Church & town Records, Name     
    Married at father's home by rector of church
    Compass, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA
    Organization Name     St John's Episcopal Church
    Spouse     Daniel Ubil.
  5. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Cambridge. Page # 391C.

Elva Marie Stauffer1

F, b. 19 June 1906, d. 19 January 1983
Father*Morris Stauffer2
Mother*Ida Mae McGinnis2 b. c 1879
Last Edited18 Feb 2020
Elva Feister Fuineral Card
     Elva Marie Stauffer was born on 19 June 1906.1 She married Clyde Landis Feister, son of George Ressler (Gorelin) Feister and Mary Frances Waddell.1 Elva Marie Stauffer died on 19 January 1983 at Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 76; She died unexpectedly Wednesday morning.1,2 She was buried on 22 January 1983 at Leacock Presbyterian Cemetery, Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3,2 Elva Marie Stauffer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 36934723.
     Her married name was Feister.1 She and Clyde Landis Feister lived on 1 April 1935 at Kinzers, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; 1940 census states couple resided in same house as of this date.4 Her Social Security Number was 197-20-4318 in 1937 at Pennsylvania.1 Elva Marie Stauffer and Clyde Landis Feister appeared on the census of 23 April 1940 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 Elva Marie Stauffer was an operator of beauty shop. She also made knitted and crocheted items for others. at Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Family

Clyde Landis Feister b. 11 Jan 1914, d. 27 May 1989
Child

Citations

  1. [S40] Social Security Deaths, Various, SS Death Index, Various, Genealogy.com web site, May 11, 2003.
  2. [S83] Betty Gregg, compiler, "Collection of Clippings and Obituary Info."
  3. [S18] E. Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personally Told me."
  4. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Source Citation
    Year: 1940; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T627_3534; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 36-131
    Description
    Enumeration District: 36-131; Description: PARADISE TOWNSHIP N OF STATE HIGHWAY 741, KINZER (PART), LEAMAN PLACE, PARADISE, VINTAGE
    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. 1940 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
    Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls.
    Source Description
    The 1940 United States Federal Census is the largest census released to date and the most recent census available for public access. The census gives us a glimpse into the lives of Americans in 1940, with details about a household’s occupants that include birthplaces, occupations, education, citizenship, and income.
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  5. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, ED 36-131, Dwelling #321
    Source Citation
    Year: 1940; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T627_3534; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 36-131
    Description
    Enumeration District: 36-131; Description: PARADISE TOWNSHIP N OF STATE HIGHWAY 741, KINZER (PART), LEAMAN PLACE, PARADISE, VINTAGE
    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. 1940 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
    Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls.
    Source Description
    The 1940 United States Federal Census is the largest census released to date and the most recent census available for public access. The census gives us a glimpse into the lives of Americans in 1940, with details about a household’s occupants that include birthplaces, occupations, education, citizenship, and income.
    Viewer built on Microsoft Technology.

Roy B. Witmer1

M, b. 8 February 1936, d. 13 October 2009
Last Edited17 Dec 2016
Photo by Jerry Feister 2016
     Roy B. Witmer was born on 8 February 1936.2 He married Jane Feister, daughter of Clyde Landis Feister and Elva Marie Stauffer, on 26 September 1958 at Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1,3 Roy B. Witmer died on 13 October 2009 at age 73.2 He was buried on 16 October 2009 at Leacock Presbyterian Cemetery, Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Roy B. Witmer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 174101690.

Family

Jane Feister

Citations

  1. [S18] E. Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personally Told me."
  2. [S177] Unknown author, Billion Graves, # 10014233.
  3. [S84] Jane Feister, "Jane Feister Notes", Page 4.

John Lynford (Jack) Feister1

M, b. 15 August 1939, d. 1 September 2007
Father*Clyde Landis Feister1 b. 11 Jan 1914, d. 27 May 1989
Mother*Elva Marie Stauffer1 b. 19 Jun 1906, d. 19 Jan 1983
Last Edited11 Jan 2020
Photo taken by Jerry Feister, Dec 2016
     John Lynford (Jack) Feister was born on 15 August 1939 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He married Jane L. Mantell, daughter of Gerald K Mantell and Jeannette White, on 18 March 1961 at Honeybrook, Chester, Pennsylvania. Marriage Lic # 23163, married by Lane A Weller, minister.1,2,3 John Lynford (Jack) Feister died on 1 September 2007 at at home at age 68; John L. Feister, 68, of Strasburg Road, Kinzers, passed away at home on Saturday, September 1, following a lengthy illness. Known to all as "Jack," he was the husband of Jane L. Mantell Feister for 46 years.

Born in Kinzers, he was the son of the late Clyde L. and Elva M. Stauffer Feister. Jack graduated from Pequea Valley High School and then served in the US Marine Corps, stationed in the South China Sea area. After graduating from Millersville University, he returned to the Feister family trade of painting and paperhanging. Jack was self employed until his illness in 2003.

Jack was a member of Bellevue Presbyterian Church, Gap. A former member of Kinzer Fire Company, he remembered responding to fire calls by jumping on the back of the engine as it slowed to pick up volunteers. He was a Past Master of Christiana Lodge 417 F.& A.M. Also a 32nd Degree Mason, he was a member of Lancaster Lodge of Perfection and the Valley of Reading. In addition to his wife, Jack is survived by four sons, Jeffrey married to Barb Martin Feister of Narvon, Jerry married to Ruth Fisher Feister of Narvon, Joseph married to Ginelle Haines Feister of Lancaster and James Feister of Lancaster, three grandchildren, two brothers, Clyde K. Feister of Christiana and Larry L. Feister of Mississippi and one sister, Jane E. Witmer of Kinzers.

VISITATION: Wednesday, September 5, from 6 until 8 PM at Bachman Funeral Home, 7 South Decatur Street, Strasburg, PA.

MASONIC FUNERAL: Wednesday at 8 PM in the funeral home by Christiana Lodge 417 F.&.A.M. Private interment in Bellevue Presbyterian Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, kindly consider sending a contribution in Jack's memory to The Leukemia, Lymphoma & Myeloma Society, Donor Services , P.O. Box 4072, Pittsfield, MA 01202 or Hospice of Lancaster County, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125.4,5 He was buried on 5 September 2007 at Bellevue Presbyterian Cemetery, Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 John Lynford (Jack) Feister Find-a-Grave.com ID # 77546663.
     He appeared on the census of 23 April 1940 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 As of May 2004, John Lynford (Jack) Feister lived at 4976 Strasburg Road, Kinzers, Pennsylvania. He lived on 1 September 2007 at Kinzers, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5

Family

Jane L. Mantell

Citations

  1. [S18] E. Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personally Told me."
  2. [S84] Jane Feister, "Jane Feister Notes", Page 1.
  3. [S34] Marriage Record/Divorce: Lancaster County Register of Wills File # 19617284.
  4. [S52] Bachman Web Site, online www.bachmanfuneral.com.
  5. [S40] Social Security Deaths, Various, SS Death Index, Various, Researched @ MyHeritage Jan 25, 2015.
  6. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, ED 36-131, Dwelling #321
    Source Citation
    Year: 1940; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T627_3534; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 36-131
    Description
    Enumeration District: 36-131; Description: PARADISE TOWNSHIP N OF STATE HIGHWAY 741, KINZER (PART), LEAMAN PLACE, PARADISE, VINTAGE
    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. 1940 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
    Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls.
    Source Description
    The 1940 United States Federal Census is the largest census released to date and the most recent census available for public access. The census gives us a glimpse into the lives of Americans in 1940, with details about a household’s occupants that include birthplaces, occupations, education, citizenship, and income.
    Viewer built on Microsoft Technology.