Leah Richwine

F, b. circa 1838, d. 23 August 1861
Mother*Mary Ann Richwine1 b. c 1801
Last Edited12 Sep 2014
     Leah Richwine was born circa 1838 at Pennsylvania.2 She married James A. Gregg, son of William Gregg and Grace Amelia Long, on 11 January 1855.3 Leah Richwine died on 23 August 1861.
     As of 11 January 1855,her married name was Gregg.3 She and James A. Gregg appeared on the census of 18 July 1860 at Salisbury Township, Gap Post Office, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; James is age 28, Leah age 24, Ann M., 3 and Mary Richwine 58. James is recorded as being a Farm Laborer and listed between Farm Owners James McCauley and Henry Eby. On Bridgens1864 Lancaster County map those farmers are listed as being in area close to north side of present day US 30 in the vicinity of Hensel Rd. McCauley Farms are along Hensel Rd.2 Leah Richwine and James A. Gregg Administrative Account records the naming of Benjamin Brackbill as guardian of their daughter, Anna M. Gregg. in 1874 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4

Family

James A. Gregg b. 1832, d. 14 Aug 1863
Child

Citations

  1. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Salisburg Township, Dwelling #255 Family # 276.
  2. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, Pennsyvania, Lancaster County, Salisbury Township, Page 759, Dwelling 603, Family 608.
  3. [S2] Unknown name of person, Copy of Filmed Record, unknown file number, James Gregg's pension record.
  4. [S104] Admin Accounts.

Anna Mary Gregg

F, b. 5 December 1856, d. 27 November 1939
Father*James A. Gregg b. 1832, d. 14 Aug 1863
Mother*Leah Richwine1 b. c 1838, d. 23 Aug 1861
Last Edited11 Aug 2015
     Anna Mary Gregg was born on 5 December 1856 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.This date is from James A Gregg pension records. Date on death certificate is 1 year later, 1857.2 She married Henry B. Hauck, son of William Houck and Margaret Ann Caffrey, on 19 November 1874 at Reformed Parsonage, New Holland, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Marriage was performed by Darius W. Gerhard at the parsonage.3 Anna Mary Houck died on 27 November 1939 at Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 82.Cause of death was 'possibly' cerebral hemorrhage. Family doctor J. E. Hostetter, signed death certificate as informant. On this death certificate, the informant listed her father's name as William James Gregg.4,2
She was buried on 30 November 1939 at Mount Zion United Methodist Church Cemetery, Narvon, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4,2 Anna Mary Gregg Find-a-Grave.com ID # 30515386.4
     She appeared on the census of 18 July 1860 at Salisbury Township, Gap Post Office, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 She appeared on the census of 23 June 1870 at Salisbury Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Her name is spelled Graig and she is listed as 13 yrs, born in PA and living with her grandmother, Mary A. Richwine.6 She was a witness Administrative Account records the naming of Benjamin Brackbill as guardian of their daughter, Anna M. Gregg. with James A. Gregg and Leah Richwine in 1874 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.7 Anna Mary Gregg was also known as Anna Mary Houck. As of 19 November 1874,her married name was Hauck.3 She was beneficiary of check for $200 paid to her Grandmother for support from her father's estate on 29 March 1875 at Lancaster City, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.8 She Benjamin Brackbill was appointed guardian after death of both parents. Documents filed this date show the accounting to date. on 23 October 1877 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.8 She and Henry B. Hauck appeared on the census of 10 June 1880 at Earl Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Henry is recorded as being a farmer, born in Pennsylvania, both parents born in PA.9 Anna Mary Gregg and Henry B. Hauck appeared on the census of 12 June 1900 at Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Henry is listed as a farmer. Anna M. is recorded as having 10 children, 10 living, and they were married for 25 years.10 Anna Mary Gregg and Henry B. Hauck appeared on the census of 22 April 1910 at Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Henry is still a farmer on this census. Anna has 11 children, 11 living.11 Anna Mary Gregg and Henry B. Hauck appeared on the census of 10 January 1920 at Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Henry still farming on own farm, #68 on farm schedule.12 Anna Mary Gregg appeared on the census of 23 April 1930 at Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Anna is a widow at this census. Benjamin Bills owned his own home with a value of $1200 according to this census. His occupation is listed as a laborer on road.13

Family

Henry B. Hauck b. Feb 1855, d. 1926
Children

Citations

  1. [S2] Unknown name of person, Copy of Filmed Record, unknown file number, James Gregg's pension record.
  2. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificates 1906-1963 # 98662.
  3. [S122] Newspaper and date.
  4. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, researched 12/29/2012.
  5. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, Pennsyvania, Lancaster County, Salisbury Township, Page 759, Dwelling 603, Family 608.
  6. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Salisburg Township, Dwelling #255 Family # 276.
  7. [S104] Admin Accounts.
  8. [S119] Lancaster Co Court Records, Originals on file at Lancaster Historical Society as AA 1877 F015 G.
  9. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster county, Earl Township, Dwelling #216, Family # 251.
  10. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Salisbury Township, ED 106, Dwelling # 133, Family # 136.
  11. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Salisbury Twp, Dist #138, Dwelling #42, Family # 42.
  12. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Salisbury Township, Dist. #124, Dwelling #108, Family #118.
  13. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Salisbury Township, Dist # 112, Dwelling # 192, Family # 194.
  14. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificates 1906-1963 # 81298.

Patricia Dowlin1

F, b. 12 October 1944, d. 2 January 2012
Father*William A Dowlin
Mother*Edith Schmidt Thomas
Last Edited18 Nov 2020
Photo included with her obituary
     Patricia Dowlin was born on 12 October 1944 at West Chester, Chester, Pennsylvania.2 She married Steven Hayman. Patricia Dowlin and Steven Hayman were divorced. Patricia Hayman married John Harold Gregg, son of George Duffield Gregg and Gladys Elvina Milley, on 15 August 1993 at Keneagy Hill Rd, Ronks Paradise Twp., Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Married at Family Reunion at Harry & Sue Gregg's by William D Jones, minister.3 Patricia Gregg was buried in 2012 at Sadsbury Friends Burial Ground, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Ashes to be buried after death of husband.4 She died on 2 January 2012 at Brandywine Hospital, Coatesville, Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 67.5 Her Memorial Service was held at At convenience of family on 5 January 2012
Obituary:

Patricia D. Gregg, age 67, of Gap, passed away on Monday, January 2, 2012 at the Brandywine Hospital. She was the wife of J. Harold Gregg with whom she celebrated 18 years of marriage on August 15th of last year. She was born in West Chester, daughter of the late William & Edith Thomas Dowlin. Pat graduated from Conestoga High School class of 1962. She was a Loan Officer for Citadel Federal Credit Union of Lionville, PA. She was a member of the Christiana American Legion and the Gap V.F.W.

Surviving besides her husband are 4 children: Stephanie Hayman Shoemaker wife of William Shoemaker of Cochranville, Steven B. Hayman, Jr. of Wichita Falls, TX, Mark husband of Dawn DiDonato Gregg of Coatesville, Jenny wife of Eric Hagans of Gap; 3 grandchildren; sister: Elsie wife of Brian Shirk of Madeira Beach, FL.

A Memorial Service will take place on Thursday evening, January 5th, at 7 p.m. from the Faith Bible Chapel, 140 Bernard Avenue, Cochranville, PA with a time to greet the family from 6 p.m. until time of service. Pastor Scott Althouse will be officiating. Interment will be at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300, Jacksonville, FL 32256.

Arrangements by the Shivery Funeral Home, Inc., Christiana & Paradise.

shiveryfuneralhome.com.6
     She was graduated in 1962 at Conestoga High School, Chester, Pennsylvania.7 Her married name was Hayman. She was associated and a member of Christiana American Legion and the Gap VFW.7 She was employed by Citadel Federal Credit Union as a loan officer between 1993 and 2012 at Lionville, Chester, Pennsylvania.7 She attended a 50th wedding anniversary party for Ted and Eleanor on 7 August 1993 at Hustontown, Pennsylvania.
As of 15 August 1993,her married name was Gregg. She was included the Fire Hall Christmas party in December 1999.
She attended was given an 80th birthday party on 29 July 2006 at Log Cabin Court, Est Earl, Pennsylvania.

Family 1

Steven Hayman

Family 2

John Harold Gregg

Citations

  1. [S11] Sue Gregg, compiler, "Married at Family Reunion 1993."
  2. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Obituary published January 3, 2012 for Pat Gregg.
  3. [S34] Marriage Record/Divorce: Lancaster County Register of Wills File # 19931591.
  4. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Searched after conversation with Harold Gregg Nov 18 2020.
  5. [S48] E Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personal Family Information.

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  6. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Obituary appeared Jan 3, 2012.
  7. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Obituary published January 3, 2012.

Joseph Bryson

M, b. 14 May 1867
Father*William Miers Bryson1 b. 27 Jun 1845, d. 20 Apr 1897
Mother*Albina S Jordon b. 8 Oct 1848, d. 7 Dec 1913
Last Edited2 Aug 2020
     Joseph Bryson was born on 14 May 1867.2 He married Ella M Berkey.
     Joseph Bryson Listed on 1870 Census with parents Paradise Twp in 1870. He appeared on the census of 1870.3 He appeared on the census of June 1880 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4

Family

Ella M Berkey
Child

Citations

  1. [S2] Unknown name of person, Copy of Filmed Record, unknown file number, Photocopy of pension file of father in author's possession.
  2. [S53] Various Subjects, Pension Records, Mother's pension declaration included in father's pension file.
  3. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Year: 1870; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: M593_1358; Page: 94A; Image: 192; Family History Library Film: 552857. Dwelling # 72, Family # 74.
  4. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Township, Page 485A.
  5. [S37] Unknown author, E-Mail or Family Trees, Our descendecy is from William Miers Bryson, son of Joseph & Susannnah. He married Albina Jordon ( I recently got a picture of her! Its amazing!) They had a son, Joseph who married Ella Berkey ( they would be my great-grandparents.) Their son, George Roy Bryson married Margaret Peters. They had 5 children - George, Richard, Margaret, Joseph, & Donald. Richard Earl Bryson was my father.

    Susan Allardice e-mail address.

Susan Bryson

F, b. 29 April 1868
Father*William Miers Bryson1 b. 27 Jun 1845, d. 20 Apr 1897
Mother*Albina S Jordon b. 8 Oct 1848, d. 7 Dec 1913
Last Edited22 Mar 2015
     Susan Bryson was born on 29 April 1868; Listed on 1870 census with parents Paradise Twp, Lancaster Co age 2.2 She married Charles Saylor.
     Susan Bryson appeared on the census of 1870.3 She appeared on the census of June 1880 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 Her married name was Saylor.

Family

Charles Saylor

Citations

  1. [S2] Unknown name of person, Copy of Filmed Record, unknown file number, Photocopy of pension file of father in author's possession.
  2. [S53] Various Subjects, Pension Records, Mother's pension declaration included in father's pension file.
  3. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Year: 1870; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: M593_1358; Page: 94A; Image: 192; Family History Library Film: 552857. Dwelling # 72, Family # 74.
  4. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Township, Page 485A.

Sarah Bryson

F, b. 21 August 1869
Father*William Miers Bryson1 b. 27 Jun 1845, d. 20 Apr 1897
Mother*Albina S Jordon b. 8 Oct 1848, d. 7 Dec 1913
Last Edited6 Oct 2004
     Sarah Bryson was born on 21 August 1869; Listed on 1870 census with parents, Paradise Twp, Lancaster Co.2
     She appeared on the census of 1870.3 She appeared on the census of June 1880 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 She witnessed the death of Albina S Jordon on 7 December 1913 at Parkesburg, Chester, Pennsylvania; Cause of death was pneumonia with contributory heart disease.5

Citations

  1. [S2] Unknown name of person, Copy of Filmed Record, unknown file number, Photocopy of pension file of father in author's possession.
  2. [S53] Various Subjects, Pension Records, Mother's pension declaration included in father's pension file.
  3. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Year: 1870; Census Place: Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: M593_1358; Page: 94A; Image: 192; Family History Library Film: 552857. Dwelling # 72, Family # 74.
  4. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Paradise Township, Page 485A.
  5. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificates 1906-1963. Certificate #121824.

Ner Clayton Foulk

M, b. 11 October 1869, d. 18 October 1919
Last Edited12 Sep 2000
     Ner Clayton Foulk was born on 11 October 1869. He married Margaret J (Maggie) Bryson, daughter of Joseph Lefever Bryson and Johanna Clark, after 1879. Ner Clayton Foulk died on 18 October 1919 at Strasburg, Pennsylvania, at age 50.1 He was buried on 21 October 1919 at Strasburg Methodist Church, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

Family

Margaret J (Maggie) Bryson b. 16 Jun 1874, d. 24 Nov 1956

Citations

  1. [S35] Armer Family, Manuscript, apr 17 2000 unknown repository.

Alan Mohn

M
Last Edited18 Apr 2000
     Alan Mohn died at Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. He married Lillie Bryson, daughter of Joseph Lefever Bryson and Johanna Clark, after 1890.
     Alan Mohn witnessed the death of Lillie Bryson on 4 May 1957 at Polyclinic Hospital, Harrisburg, Dauphin, Pennsylvania; Cause of death was Cardio Vascular problems due to hypertenion and diabetes.1

Family

Lillie Bryson b. 4 Nov 1876, d. 4 May 1957
Child

Citations

  1. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificates 1906-1963. Certificate #42123.

Ira Clay Erisman1

M, b. 30 October 1882, d. 11 March 1971
Last Edited24 Aug 2015
     Ira Clay Erisman was born on 30 October 1882 at Pennsylvania.1,2 He married Cecelia Bryson, daughter of Joseph Lefever Bryson and Johanna Clark, after 1895. Ira Clay Erisman died on 11 March 1971 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 88.1 He was buried on 14 March 1971 at Strasburg Mennonite Cemetery, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1
     He and Cecelia Erisman lived on 1 April 1935 at 518 N Plum St, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Ira Clay Erisman and Cecelia Erisman appeared on the census of April 1940 at 518 N Plum St, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3

Family

Cecelia Bryson b. 19 Nov 1882, d. 21 Nov 1963
Children

Citations

  1. [S13] Various Persons Cemetery Records, E. Sue Gregg, Ronks, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Tombstone photographed by Carolyn Shifflet Aug 2008.
  2. [S194] Various, 1940 Census.
  3. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Lancaster City, ED # 36-72, Visitation # 63.

Frederick Lloyd Homsher

M, b. 19 November 1885, d. 3 May 1950
Father*John Galen Homsher1 b. 1 Jul 1859, d. 13 Sep 1938
Mother*Harriet Viola Eager2 b. Sep 1860, d. 18 Apr 1943
Last Edited29 Jun 2020
Frederick Lloyd Homsher tombstone, Strasburg Mennonite Cemetery
     Frederick Lloyd Homsher was born on 19 November 1885 at Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3,4 He married Mary Elizabeth Bryson, daughter of Joseph Lefever Bryson and Johanna Clark, on 17 April 1907 at Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 Frederick Lloyd Homsher died on 3 May 1950 at on train enroute from Strasburg, Mansfield, Ohio, at age 64.3 He was buried on 9 May 1950 at Strasburg Mennonite Cemetery, Strasburg Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 Frederick Lloyd Homsher Find-a-Grave.com ID # 14907330.
     He appeared on the census of 6 June 1900 at West Main Strett, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 He was a retail merchant. on 11 April 1940 at Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.7 He and Mary Elizabeth Bryson appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 at 136 W Main St, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.7

Family

Mary Elizabeth Bryson b. 29 May 1885, d. 28 Mar 1963
Children

Citations

  1. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Strasburg Borough, ED # 108, Dwelling # 90, Family # 96.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Nov 16, 2018.
  3. [S35] Armer Family, Manuscript, apr 17 2000 unknown repository.
  4. [S327] Helen Farmer, "Homsher Family Record Sheet", Received 1999.
  5. [S82] Dr. Shirley A. Harman, Cemetery Records of Lancaster County, PA Vol 5, Page 30.
  6. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Strasburg Borough, ED 108, Dwelling # 90, Family # 96.
  7. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Strasburg Boro, ED 36-145, Dwelling #144.

Mary Elizabeth (Lizzie) Armer

F, b. 24 February 1867, d. 2 June 1931
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 Apr 2015
     Mary Elizabeth (Lizzie) Armer was born on 24 February 1867 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 She married Peter Eckert Clark, son of Nathaniel Clark and Margaret Berkyhieser, after June 1880.2 Mary Elizabeth (Lizzie) Armer died on 2 June 1931 at at home 138 Clay St, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 64. Cause of death was acute delatation of heart.1 She was buried on 6 June 1931 at Calvary Monument Cemetery, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3,1 Mary Elizabeth (Lizzie) Armer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 14908183 + family links.
     She appeared on the census of 6 July 1870 at Kinzers, Paradise Twp, Lancaster.4 As of after June 1880,her married name was Clark.2 She appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 at Paradise Twp, Lancaster.5 She and Peter Eckert Clark appeared on the census of 1920 at Sadsbury Twp., Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 Mary Elizabeth (Lizzie) Armer lived on 7 July 1927 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.7

Family

Peter Eckert Clark b. 19 Apr 1862, d. 9 Jul 1951
Children

Citations

  1. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 62136.
  2. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Paradise Twp, Lancaster Co, PA FHL film # 1255143 Pg 484D.
  3. [S13] Various Persons Cemetery Records, E. Sue Gregg, Ronks, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Visit and photographed Apr 25 2006.
  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. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Sadsburg Twp.ED #123, Dwelling #75, Family #78.
  7. [S67] Various Newspapers, Obituary of brotherr Samuel M. Armer July 7 1927 issue.
  8. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Apr 14, 2015.

William T Koch Jr

M, b. 31 October 1922, d. 8 December 1977
Father*William T Koch b. 20 Aug 1898, d. 19 Oct 1983
Mother*Kathryn Groff b. 1 Aug 1898, d. 9 Oct 1983
Last Edited12 Nov 2007
     William T Koch Jr was buried at Strasburg Cemetery, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He was born on 31 October 1922 at Strasburg, Pennsylvania.1 He married Nancy Weiser, daughter of Robert C Weiser and Anna Boyd, on 4 April 1948. William T Koch Jr died on 8 December 1977 at Strasburg, Pennsylvania, at age 55. He was buried on 11 December 1977 at Strasburg Cemetery, Strasburg, Lanacaster, Pennsylvania.2
     He was Strasburg Boro Maintenance Employee. He was ill with Suicide. He lived at Precision Ave, Strasburg, Pennsylvania. He appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 at 135 W Main St, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3

Family

Nancy Weiser b. 9 Feb 1930, d. 1 Aug 2020

Citations

  1. [S12] Maggie Hoover, Obit in Hoover Scrapbook.
  2. [S111] Tombstones, Volume 5 Let These Stones Speak, Strasburg Cemetery C12-33.
  3. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Strasburg Boro, ED 36-145, Dwelling #107.