Margaret Jane Bryson

F, b. 20 October 1849, d. 4 November 1849
Father*Joseph Bryson b. 16 May 1821, d. 22 May 1864
Mother*Susannah Malinda Gregg b. 27 Sep 1824, d. 4 Apr 1891
Last Edited15 Aug 2021
     Margaret Jane Bryson was born on 20 October 1849.1 She died on 4 November 1849.2 She was buried on 5 November 1849; Assume place of burial was Nickle Mine Cemetery.

Citations

  1. [S21] Susannah Bible, Birth listed in Susannah's bible.
  2. [S21] Susannah Bible, Death listed in Susannah's bible.

Chester Morton Ranck Sr.1

M, b. 18 September 1911, d. 8 January 1985
Father*Chester Arthur Ranck b. c 1892, d. 28 Aug 1964
Mother*Anna Elizabeth Styer b. 1892
ChartsT Jefferson Gregg Descendants
Last Edited23 Feb 2012
     Chester Morton Ranck Sr. was born on 18 September 1911.1 He married Zelma Lila Stoner. Chester Morton Ranck Sr. died on 8 January 1985 at age 73.1 He was buried on 11 January 1985 at Upper Octorara Cemetery, Parkesburg, Chester, Pennsylvania; 83093530.2 He was buried on 11 January 1985 at Burial Center, Fivepointville, Pennsylvania; Burial Center located at Fivepointville on RT 625 near Reading.
     He appeared on the census of 17 January 1920 at Honey Brook Twp, Chester, Pennsylvania.3 He lived in 1985 at Parkesburg, Chester, Pennsylvania.4

Family

Zelma Lila Stoner b. 17 May 1917, d. 29 Oct 2000
Children

Citations

  1. [S108] Unknown compiler, On line edition 03 Nov 2007, Harry Ranck Descendants.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Feb 23, 2012.
  3. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Chester County, Honey Brook Twp, Dist. 43, Dwelling #264, Family #280.
  4. [S108] Unknown compiler, On line edition 03 Nov 2007.

Urban Charles Ranck1

M, b. 8 March 1913, d. 16 February 1973
Father*Chester Arthur Ranck b. c 1892, d. 28 Aug 1964
Mother*Anna Elizabeth Styer b. 1892
ChartsT Jefferson Gregg Descendants
Last Edited21 Dec 2007
     Urban Charles Ranck married Catheryn Brown. Urban Charles Ranck was born on 8 March 1913.2,3 He married Springer Peggy before 1973.4 Urban Charles Ranck married Dorothy Foreman before February 1973.4 Urban Charles Ranck died on 16 February 1973 at age 59.1
     He appeared on the census of 17 January 1920 at Honey Brook Twp, Chester, Pennsylvania.2

Family 1

Catheryn Brown
Children

Family 2

Springer Peggy

Family 3

Dorothy Foreman

Citations

  1. [S107] Pat Thomas, Last updated file Jan 24, 2003, Information from file.
  2. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Chester County, Honey Brook Twp, Dist. 43, Dwelling #264, Family #280.
  3. [S89] ?, "E-mail Message," e-mail to E Sue Gregg, Received email from Patricia Ranck Thomas Dec 20, 2007.
  4. [S108] Unknown compiler, On line edition 03 Nov 2007, Harry Ranck Descendants.

Anna Romaine Ranck

F, b. 13 October 1914, d. 9 July 2010
Father*Chester Arthur Ranck b. c 1892, d. 28 Aug 1964
Mother*Anna Elizabeth Styer b. 1892
ChartsT Jefferson Gregg Descendants
Last Edited27 Jan 2015
     Anna Romaine Ranck married George Summers. Anna Romaine Ranck was born on 13 October 1914.1,2 She died on 9 July 2010 at age 95.2
     Her married name was Summers. She appeared on the census of 17 January 1920 at Honey Brook Twp, Chester, Pennsylvania.1 She appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 at Honey Brook Twp, Chester, Pennsylvania.3 She lived on 13 October 2000 at Honey Brook, Chester, Pennsylvania.4 She lived on 14 December 2007 at Honeybrook, Chester, Pennsylvania.5

Family

George Summers b. 5 Nov 1909, d. 28 Oct 1984

Citations

  1. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Chester County, Honey Brook Twp, Dist. 43, Dwelling #264, Family #280.
  2. [S40] Social Security Deaths, Various, SS Death Index, Various, Researched Feb 23, 2012.
  3. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Chester County, Honey Brook Twp, Dist.42, Dwelling #188, Family #192.
  4. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Obituary of brother, Aldus, in Lancaster New Era, Oct 14, 2000.
  5. [S89] ?, "E-mail Message," e-mail to E Sue Gregg, Received email from Patricia Ranck Thomas Dec 14, 2007.

Raymond E. Ranck1

M, b. 1919, d. 1931
Father*Chester Arthur Ranck b. c 1892, d. 28 Aug 1964
Mother*Anna Elizabeth Styer b. 1892
ChartsT Jefferson Gregg Descendants
Last Edited12 Nov 2007
     Raymond E. Ranck was born in 1919. He died in 1931. He was buried after 1931 at Burial Center, Fivepointville, Pennsylvania; Burial Center in Fivepointville.
     He appeared on the census of 17 January 1920 at Honey Brook Twp, Chester, Pennsylvania.1 He appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 at Honey Brook Twp, Chester, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Chester County, Honey Brook Twp, Dist. 43, Dwelling #264, Family #280.
  2. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Chester County, Honey Brook Twp, Dist.42, Dwelling #188, Family #192.

Roy Martin Ranck

M, b. 7 November 1925, d. 29 December 1993
Father*Chester Arthur Ranck b. c 1892, d. 28 Aug 1964
Mother*Anna Elizabeth Styer b. 1892
ChartsT Jefferson Gregg Descendants
Last Edited17 Dec 2007
     Roy Martin Ranck married Elsie Mae Thompson. Roy Martin Ranck was born on 7 November 1925 at Pennsylvania.1,2 He died on 29 December 1993 at Thorndale, Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 68.2
     He appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 at Honey Brook Twp, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Elsie Mae Thompson

Citations

  1. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Chester County, Honey Brook Twp, Dist.42, Dwelling #188, Family #192.
  2. [S40] Social Security Deaths, Various, SS Death Index, Various, Searched Dec 17, 2007.

Aldus Arthur Ranck

M, b. 1928, d. 13 October 2000
Father*Chester Arthur Ranck b. c 1892, d. 28 Aug 1964
Mother*Anna Elizabeth Styer b. 1892
ChartsT Jefferson Gregg Descendants
Last Edited12 Nov 2007
     Aldus Arthur Ranck was born in 1928 at Honey Brook Township, Chester, Pennsylvania; was born approximately as birthdate calulated from death age.1 He married Katie King Stoltzfus on 30 October 1946.2 Aldus Arthur Ranck married Phyllis Jean Reynolds circa 1985; listed as campanion to Aldus Ranck in funeral invitation. Aldus Arthur Ranck died on 13 October 2000 at at home, Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He was buried on 17 October 2000 at Cochranville Methodist Church, Cochranville, Chester, Pennsylvania.3 His funeral was held at Wade Funeral Home, Parkesburg, Chester, Pennsylvania, on 17 October 2000.1
     Aldus Arthur Ranck also went by the name of Shorty Ranck.1 He appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 at Honey Brook Twp, Chester, Pennsylvania.4 He began military service in 1941 at US Navy, Pacific Theater.1 He was (an unknown value) in 1949 at Lukens Steel Co, Coatsville, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Family 1

Katie King Stoltzfus d. 4 Apr 1980

Family 2

Phyllis Jean Reynolds

Citations

  1. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Obituary in Lancaster New Era, Oct 14, 2000.
  2. [S107] Pat Thomas, Last updated file Jan 24, 2003, Information from file.
  3. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    ,
    Obituary in Lancaster New Era, Oct 14, 2000.
  4. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Chester County, Honey Brook Twp, Dist.42, Dwelling #188, Family #192.

Lester Lavorne Ranck

M, b. circa 1929, d. 6 March 2008
Father*Chester Arthur Ranck b. c 1892, d. 28 Aug 1964
Mother*Anna Elizabeth Styer b. 1892
ChartsT Jefferson Gregg Descendants
Last Edited23 Feb 2012
     Lester Lavorne Ranck was born circa 1929 at Honeybrook, Chester, Pennsylvania.1,2 He married Thelma Dawson, daughter of Harold Dawson and Evelyn Nigh, between 1949 and 1950.3 Lester Lavorne Ranck died on 6 March 2008 at Brandywine Hospital, Coatesville, Chester, Pennsylvania; Lester L. “Jake” Ranck Sr., 78, of Parkesburg, passed away on Thursday, March 6, 2008, at the Brandywine Hospital.
He was the widower of the late Thelma M. Ranck, who passed away in 2006 after they had shared 56 years of marriage together.
Born in Honey Brook, he was the son of the late Chester A. and Anna Styer Ranck.
A resident of Parkesburg since 1968, Jake was a member of both the American Legion in Parkesburg and Christiana. He was a member of the Pomeroy United Methodist Church.
He served honorably in the U.S. Navy for 10 years during the Korean War and peace time, serving on the USS Coral Sea in 1949 as a plank owner the USS Gilbert Islands in 1953, and the USS Valley Forge in 1954; and in the Air Force for an additional 10 years, serving in the Vietnam War from 1964 to 1965 retiring in 1967.
He is survived by five children: Linda wife of Henry Seal of Parkesburg, Catherine, wife of Anthony Carr of Shreveport, La., Tina, wife of John Sager of Phoenixville and Judy, wife of John DiSante of Honey Brook; and one son, Lester L. Ranck Jr. of Sadsburyville; 10 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; seven step-grandchildren; 17 step-great-grandchildren; and two siblings, Anna Romaine Summers of Honey Brook and A. Claire Ranck of Strasburg.
He was preceded in death by a grandson, Kevin Seal; a nephew, Danny Dawson; and a step-granddaughter, Rachael Carr.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 15, at 11 a.m. at the Wilde Funeral Home, 434 Main St., Parkesburg, followed by interment in the Upper Octorara Cemetery of Parkesburg.
Family and friends are invited to attend the viewing, which will be held at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. www.wildefuneralhome.com.2 He was buried on 15 March 2008 at Upper Octorara Cemetery, Parkesburg, Pennsylvania.2 Lester Lavorne Ranck Find-a-Grave.com ID # 25401959.4
     Lester Lavorne Ranck also went by the name of Jake Ranck. He appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 at Honey Brook Twp, Chester, Pennsylvania.1 He lived in 1968 at Parkesburg, Pennsylvania.2 He lived on 13 October 2000 at Parkesburg, Chester, Pennsylvania.5 He lived on 14 December 2007 at Parkesburg, Chester, Pennsylvania.6

Family

Thelma Dawson b. 17 Jul 1930, d. 27 Nov 2006

Citations

  1. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Chester County, Honey Brook Twp, Dist.42, Dwelling #188, Family #192.
  2. [S30] Newspaper Obit, Received copy by e-mail from Pat Thomas Feb 23, 2012.
  3. [S108] Unknown compiler, On line edition 03 Nov 2007.
  4. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Feb 23, 2012.
  5. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Obituary of brother, Aldus, in Lancaster New Era, Oct 14, 2000.
  6. [S89] ?, "E-mail Message," e-mail to E Sue Gregg, Received email from Patricia Ranck Thomas Dec 14, 2007.

Zelma Catherine Ranck

F, b. 20 September 1936, d. 27 November 2005
Father*Chester Arthur Ranck b. c 1892, d. 28 Aug 1964
Mother*Anna Elizabeth Styer b. 1892
ChartsT Jefferson Gregg Descendants
Last Edited26 Jan 2015
     Zelma Catherine Ranck married John Byerly.1 Zelma Catherine Ranck was born on 20 September 1936.2 She died on 27 November 2005 at Downingtown, Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 69; Her last residence was recorded as Coatesville, last benefit sent to Downingtown.2
     Zelma Catherine Ranck was also known as Sis or Aunt Sis Byerly.3 Her married name was Byerly.1 She lived on 13 October 2000 at Coatesville, Chester, Pennsylvania.1,4

Family

John Byerly

Citations

  1. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Obituary of brother, Aldus, in Lancaster New Era, Oct 14, 2000.
  2. [S40] Social Security Deaths, Various, SS Death Index, Various, Searched Dec 17, 2007.
  3. [S89] ?, "E-mail Message," e-mail to E Sue Gregg, Received email from Patricia Ranck Thomas Dec 20, 2007.
  4. [S40] Social Security Deaths, Various, SS Death Index, Various, Researched Jan 25, 2015 @ MyHeritage.com.

Joanne M Ranck

F, b. 29 December 1937, d. 24 June 2009
Father*John Elijah Ranck b. 21 Aug 1911, d. 22 Sep 1995
Mother*Myrtle Summers b. 1913, d. 13 May 2003
ChartsT Jefferson Gregg Descendants
Last Edited31 Jul 2016
     Joanne M Ranck was born on 29 December 1937.1,2 She married Thomas L Law, son of Thomas R Law and Thelma M Lammey, on 29 August 1952; Marriage Date calculated from obituary.3 Joanne M Ranck died on 24 June 2009 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 71; Joanne R. Law, age 72 of Ronks, PA entered into the arms of Jesus on Wednesday, June 24, 2009 after a courageously fought battle with cancer. She was the wife of Thomas L. Law with whom she celebrated 56 years of marriage on August 29th of last year. She was born in Gap, daughter of the late John E. & Myrtle Summers Ranck. She was a member of Limeville United Methodist Church of Gap and attended New Providence Church of God.

Joanne worked at several area garment factories and had also worked for her daughter Debbie at Country Gardens Restaurant of Parkesburg. She belonged to a quilting club in Sebring, FL. She loved sewing, traveling and spending the winters in Sebring, FL and her summers in Sea Isle City, N.J.

Surviving besides her husband are two children: Deborah S. wife of Michael V. Fisher of Gap, Thomas E. husband of Vivien Trostle Law of New Providence, 6 grandchildren: Brandon, Aftan and Lauren Fisher all of Gap, Weslea, Drew and Zane Law all of New Providence, two sisters: Elaine wife of Richard Graybeal of Gap, Lorretta wife of Roy 'Tiny' Jones of Gap.

Services will be at the convenience of the family with burial in the Cedar Grove Presbyterian Cemetery of Blue Ball.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Joanne's memory as a sponsorship for her granddaughter Aftan who will be running in the Marine Corp Marathon in October in memory of Joanne. Make checks payable to Susan G. Komen Marathon Care, c/o Miss Aftan Fisher, 771 Doutrich Drive, Gap, PA 17527. Arrangements by the Shivery Funeral Home, Christiana & Paradise.

Lancaster Newspapers, Lancaster PA
June 26, 2009.3 She was buried after 24 June 2009 at Cedar Grove Presbyterian Cemetery, Blue Ball, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3
     As of 29 August 1952,her married name was Law. She was Joanne worked at several area garment factories and had also worked for her daughter Debbie at Country Gardens Restaurant of Parkesburg.3 She was was employed at this resturant. in 1998 at Country Gardens Resturant, Chester, Pennsylvania. She lived on 13 May 2003 at Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4

Family

Thomas L Law b. c 1935, d. 14 Apr 2017

Citations

  1. [S108] Unknown compiler, On line edition 03 Nov 2007.
  2. [S18] E. Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personally Told me."
  3. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various.
  4. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Intell Jornal, May 14, 2003, page B3, mother's obit.