Gertrude Myles1

F, b. 1903, d. 20 January 1977
Last Edited30 Aug 2020
Tombstone located in Cedar Lawn Cemetery.
     Gertrude Myles was born in 1903.2 She married Lester Bryan Feister, son of Martin Elwood Fiester and Mary Violetta Miller.1 Gertrude Fiester was buried on 20 January 1977 at Cedar Lawn, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Section C, Lot 55, Grave 3. also on this lot are son, Clyde Myles, b Sep 1923 d. Apr 1961 by 38 caliber gun suicide. grave 6, and Miram his wife, b March 1919. d Mar 1979, grave 5.2,3 She died on 20 January 1977.1,2
     Her married name was Fiester.1

Family

Lester Bryan Feister b. 2 Oct 1896, d. 25 Nov 1983

Citations

  1. [S85] Unknown name of person Photocopies, unknown repository, unknown repository address, Copy of Lester's obituary.
  2. [S85] Unknown name of person Photocopies, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  3. [S32] Death Certificate, Death Cerificate for son, Clyde Myles # 035074.

Violetta V Feister1

F, b. 1918
Father*Lester Bryan Feister1 b. 2 Oct 1896, d. 25 Nov 1983
Step-mother*Catherine Marie Binkley1 b. 1899
Last Edited1 Jan 2011
     Violetta V Feister married Jacob Spoo.1 Violetta V Feister married Robert Long Rodgers.2 Violetta V Feister was born in 1918.2
     Her married name was Rodgers.2 Her married name was Spoo.1 She appeared on the census of 1920 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 She appeared on the census of 1930 at Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4

Family 1

Robert Long Rodgers

Family 2

Jacob Spoo

Citations

  1. [S85] Unknown name of person Photocopies, unknown repository, unknown repository address, Copy of Lester's obituary.
  2. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Lancaster City, District 55, Dwelling #39, Family #43.
  3. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Lancaster City, 4th ward, Dwelling # 227, Family #247.
  4. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Lancaster City,District 52, Dwelling #421, Family #460.

Catherine Marie Binkley1,2

F, b. 1899
Last Edited11 Apr 2008
     Catherine Marie Binkley was born in 1899.1 She married Lester Bryan Feister, son of Martin Elwood Fiester and Mary Violetta Miller, circa 1918 at Pennsylvania.1
     Her married name was Feister.1 Catherine Marie Binkley and Lester Bryan Feister appeared on the census of 1920 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Catherine Marie Binkley and Lester Bryan Feister appeared on the census of 1930 at Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3

Family

Lester Bryan Feister b. 2 Oct 1896, d. 25 Nov 1983
Children

Citations

  1. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Lancaster City, 4th ward, Dwelling # 227, Family #247.
  2. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Lancaster City, District 55, Dwelling #39, Family #43.
  3. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Lancaster City,District 52, Dwelling #421, Family #460.
  4. [S85] Unknown name of person Photocopies, unknown repository, unknown repository address, Copy of Lester's obituary.

Lester Elwood Feister1

M, b. 28 May 1920, d. 5 May 1944
Father*Lester Bryan Feister1 b. 2 Oct 1896, d. 25 Nov 1983
Mother*Catherine Marie Binkley1 b. 1899
Last Edited3 Oct 2015
Lester Fiester service pic
     Lester Elwood Feister was born on 28 May 1920.1,2 He married Florence Mauer after 1930.3 Lester Elwood Feister died on 5 May 1944 at age 23.2,4 He was buried on 10 May 1944 at Sicily-Rome American Military Cemtnery, Nettuno, Italy; Second Lieutenant, U.S. Army Air Forces
Service # O-690394
717th Bomber Squadron, 449th Bomber Group, Heavy
Entered the Service from: Pennsylvania
Died: 5-May-44
Buried at: Plot D Row 8 Grave 27
Sicily-Rome American Cemetery
Nettuno, Italy
Awards: Air Medal with 3 Oak Leaf Clusters, Purple Heart.4
     Lester Elwood Feister was also known as Fiester.3 He appeared on the census of 1930 at Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 His Social Security Number was 205-07-9537 in 1937.5 He lived in May 1944 at USA.6

Family

Florence Mauer

Citations

  1. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Lancaster City,District 52, Dwelling #421, Family #460.
  2. [S40] Social Security Deaths, Various, SS Death Index, Various, January 2004 edition.
  3. [S89] ?, "E-mail Message," e-mail to E Sue Gregg, Fiester Family info from Todd Yarborough at Find a Grave. Family file attached to email of April 10, 2008.
  4. [S37] Unknown author, E-Mail or Family Trees, Web site for American Battlefield Commission Cemeteries.
  5. [S40] Social Security Deaths, Various, SS Death Index, Various, researched June 7, 2008.
  6. [S40] Social Security Deaths, Various, SS Death Index, Various, Listed as last residence.

Rose McQuire1

F, b. 1893
Father*Michael McQuire1 b. 1847
Last Edited12 Apr 2015
     Rose McQuire was born in 1893.1 She married Ivan Miller Feister, son of Martin Elwood Fiester and Mary Violetta Miller, in 1917.1 Rose Feister and Ivan Miller Feister were divorced before 1940 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2
     As of 1917,her married name was Feister.1 Rose Feister and Ivan Miller Feister appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 at 620 N Shippen St, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Ivan Miller Feister b. 7 Sep 1893, d. May 1978

Citations

  1. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Lancaster City, District 55, Dwelling #39, Family #43.
  2. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Lancaster, Dist 36-70, Visitation # 369.

Michael McQuire1

M, b. 1847
Last Edited11 Jun 2004
     Michael McQuire was born in 1847 at Ireland.1
     He appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 at 620 N Shippen St, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Lancaster City, District 55, Dwelling #39, Family #43.

Betty R. Bills1

F, b. 1940, d. 12 June 2004
Last Edited12 Nov 2007
     Betty R. Bills was born in 1940.1 She married Urban Charles Ranck, son of Aldus Arthur Ranck and Katie King Stoltzfus, on 27 September 1975.1 Betty R. Bills died on 12 June 2004.1 She was buried on 16 June 2004 at Mt Zion Cemetery; Ranck, Betty R.
06/12/2004
Betty R. Ranck, 64, of Narvon, died unexpectedly Saturday afternoon at the home of her sister, Patsy Pruitt, 1272 East Earl Rd., East Earl. She was under the care of a physician. She is survived by her husband, Urban E. "Turbie" Ranck. They celebrated their 28th anniversary on September 27. Born in Salisbury Twp., she was the daughter of the late James D. and Kathryn (Price) Bills. Mrs. Ranck was a cook at many restaurants including the former Friendship Village at Pool Forge, Peoples Restaurant, New Holland and the Akron Restaurant. She attended Gospel Tabernacle Church, Narvon. In addition to her husband, she is survived by a son: James married to Carol (Brill) Delgado, Lancaster; a daughter, Faith D. married to Lamar Geib, Manheim; six grandchildren and five great grandchildren; also three step-sons and four step-daughters; 21 step-grandchildren and 11 step-great grandchildren Also two sisters: Peggy Harnish, Narvon; Patsy Pruitt, East Earl; three brothers: James married to Sally Bills, Liberty, PA; Donald Bills and Ronald F. married to Debbie (Fryberger) Bills, both of Narvon. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Rose Gentry and a brother, Robert Bills. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral from the Groff-High Funeral Home, 145 W. Main St., New Holland, PA on Wednesday at 10 AM with the Rev. Dennis Moyer and the Rev. Jeff Reimold officiating. Interment in Mt. Zion Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday from 7 to 9 PM and on Wednesday from 9 to 10 AM.1

     As of 27 September 1975,her married name was Ranck.1

Family

Urban Charles Ranck

Citations

  1. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Obituary, Lancaster Intelligencer Journal, Monday Jun 14, 2004, page B3.

Elizabeth Porter1

F, b. 20 November 1906
Father*L William Porter1 b. 28 Oct 1886, d. 27 Apr 1941
Mother*Magdelena Feister1 b. Jun 1888, d. 1974
Last Edited10 Apr 2015
     Elizabeth Porter was born on 20 November 1906 at Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1,2
     She lived on 20 November 1906 at Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Dwelling #479, Family #489.
  2. [S29] Birth Records entry, State Registration, Pennsylvania birth certificate # 132003.

William Porter1

M, b. circa 1913
Father*L William Porter1 b. 28 Oct 1886, d. 27 Apr 1941
Mother*Magdelena Feister1 b. Jun 1888, d. 1974
Last Edited8 Feb 2008
     William Porter was born circa 1913.1

Citations

  1. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Twp, Dwelling #479, Family #489.

Martha Elizabeth (?)1

F, b. circa 1853
Last Edited27 Jun 2004
     Martha Elizabeth (?) was born circa 1853.1 She married William A. Feister, son of James Martin Feister and Sarah Ann Ressler, in 1876.1
     As of 1876,her married name was Feister.1 Martha Elizabeth (?) and William A. Feister appeared on the census of 21 April 1910 at 18 South 5th Avenue, Coatesville, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Family

William A. Feister b. c 1854
Child

Citations

  1. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Chester County,Coatesville Boro, ED 7, Dwelling #153, Family #157.

(?) Feister1

?, b. before 1910, d. before 1910
Father*William A. Feister1 b. c 1854
Mother*Martha Elizabeth (?)1 b. c 1853
Last Edited27 Jun 2004
     (?) Feister died before 1910.1 (?) Feister was born before 1910.1

Citations

  1. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Chester County,Coatesville Boro, ED 7, Dwelling #153, Family #157.

Martin John1

M, b. 1822, d. 28 April 1900
Last Edited14 Feb 2014
     Martin John was born in 1822 at Pennsylvania.2 He married Mary Whitaker.1 Martin John died on 28 April 1900.3 He was buried on 30 April 1900 at Slate Hill Cemetery, Dayton, Armstrong, Pennsylvania. Note: No grave marker available; this person is most likely buried under one of the many, unmarked, fieldstones to be found in this cemetery...Data is entered here, from cemetery records only; not visual observation.3 Martin John Find-a-Grave.com ID # 31865921.
     He was farmer on 18 August 1860 at Cowanshannock, Armstrong, Pennsylvania.4 He and Mary John appeared on the census of 18 August 1860 at Cowanshannock, Armstrong, Pennsylvania.4

Family

Mary Whitaker b. 21 Apr 1823, d. 13 Oct 1885
Children

Citations

  1. [S46] Unknown compiler, "Pauline Hill Kiser Family Tree", Ancestral File.
  2. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, New Jersey, Armstrong, Cowhanshannock, Dwelling # 1440, Family 1438.
  3. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Feb 14, 2014.
  4. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Armstrong, Cowhanshannock, Dwelling # 1440, Family 1438.

Mary Whitaker1

F, b. 21 April 1823, d. 13 October 1885
Last Edited14 Feb 2014
     Mary Whitaker was born on 21 April 1823 at Pennsylvania.2,3 She married Martin John.1 Mary Whitaker died on 13 October 1885 at age 62.3 She was buried on 16 October 1885 at Slate Hill Cemetery, Dayton, Armstrong, Pennsylvania.3 Mary Whitaker Find-a-Grave.com ID # 31586559.
     Her married name was John.1 She and Martin John appeared on the census of 18 August 1860 at Cowanshannock, Armstrong, Pennsylvania.4

Family

Martin John b. 1822, d. 28 Apr 1900
Children

Citations

  1. [S46] Unknown compiler, "Pauline Hill Kiser Family Tree", Ancestral File.
  2. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, New Jersey, Armstrong, Cowhanshannock, Dwelling # 1440, Family 1438.
  3. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Feb 14, 2014.
  4. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Armstrong, Cowhanshannock, Dwelling # 1440, Family 1438.

David L. Marshall1

M
Last Edited13 Jul 2004
     David L. Marshall married Maria J. (?)1

Family

Maria J. (?)
Child

Citations

  1. [S34] Marriage Record/Divorce: Armstrong County Marriage Application # 5531 for son.

Maria J. (?)1

F
Last Edited13 Jul 2004
     Maria J. (?) married David L. Marshall.1
     Her married name was Marshall.1

Family

David L. Marshall
Child

Citations

  1. [S34] Marriage Record/Divorce: Armstrong County Marriage Application # 5531 for son.