William F Brown

M, b. 19 July 1799, d. 21 December 1871
Father*George Brown1 b. 16 Sep 1749, d. 21 Aug 1816
Mother*Mary (?) b. 29 Nov 1742, d. 7 Aug 1815
ChartsGeorge Brown Descendants
Sheri Gregg Fisher Ancestors Indented
Last Edited23 Mar 2013
     William F Brown was born on 19 July 1799 at New Jersey.2 He married Eliza A. Brookfield, daughter of Jacob Brookfield and Hulda Anderson, before 1823. William F Brown died on 21 December 1871 at Rahway, Union, New Jersey, at age 72.3 He was buried on 24 December 1871 at Rahway Cemetery, Rahway, New Jersey; Also buried on his lot was John J. Brookfield, d 1850 age 14 years, death date may be 16 Jan 1850-very dim.1 William F Brown Find-a-Grave.com ID # 92581857.4
     He and Eliza A. Brookfield appeared on the census of 4 October 1850 at Woodbridge Twp., Middlesex Co., New Jersey.5 This census states William was a farmer, had real estate valued at $10,000 and personal property valued at $1000.

Also on this census were Charles Thompson, age 20, farm laborer, and Emma Marsh, 16, a servant. William F Brown and Eliza A. Brookfield appeared on the census of 25 June 1860 at Rahway Township, Union, New Jersey.6 In 1870 census William was a farmer, value of real estate $8000, personal estate $1000. There is a black laborer living with family, Reuben Strong, age 18. William F Brown and Eliza A. Brookfield appeared on the census of 20 August 1870 at Rahway, Union, New Jersey.2

Family

Eliza A. Brookfield b. 17 Dec 1800, d. 13 Mar 1883
Children

Citations

  1. [S24] Unknown name of person Printed Record, Emily Sue Brown, Millersville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Rahway Public Cemetery, Union Twp, Nj as recorded by www.rootsweb.com gen project.
  2. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, New Jersey, Union Co., Rahway Ward 3, Dwelling #362, Family #404.
  3. [S32] Death Certificate, Ancestry.com. New Jersey, Deaths and Burials Index, 1798-1971 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
    Original data:
    "New Jersey Deaths and Burials, 1720–1971." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2009, 2010. Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.
  4. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched March 23, 2013.
  5. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, New Jersey, Middlesex County, Woodbridge Twp.,Dwelling #838, Family # 902.
  6. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, New Jersey, Union Co., Rahway Township, Dwelling #701, Family #862.

Eliza A. Brookfield

F, b. 17 December 1800, d. 13 March 1883
Father*Jacob Brookfield1 b. 20 Jul 1765, d. 28 Feb 1838
Mother*Hulda Anderson b. 6 Mar 1768, d. 25 Nov 1845
ChartsGeorge Brown Descendants
Sheri Gregg Fisher Ancestors Indented
Last Edited22 Jul 2020
     Eliza A. Brookfield was born on 17 December 1800 at New Jersey.2 She married William F Brown, son of George Brown and Mary (?), before 1823. Eliza A. Brown died on 13 March 1883 at age 82.3 She was buried on 16 March 1883 at Rahway Cemetery, Rahway, New Jersey. Eliza A. Brookfield Find-a-Grave.com ID # 92581837.
     As of before 1823,her married name was Brown. She and William F Brown appeared on the census of 4 October 1850 at Woodbridge Twp., Middlesex Co., New Jersey.4 Eliza A. Brookfield and William F Brown appeared on the census of 25 June 1860 at Rahway Township, Union, New Jersey.52 Eliza A. Brookfield appeared on the census of 1880 at 3rd Ward, Rahway, Union, New Jersey; at age 79 and listed as a housekeeper in Household of Charles E Pratt, a dry goods merchant. Her two sons George C Brown and Wiliam S Brown are listed also.6 She appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 at Madisson Ave, Rahway, Union, New Jersey.7

Family

William F Brown b. 19 Jul 1799, d. 21 Dec 1871
Children

Citations

  1. [S24] Unknown name of person Printed Record, Emily Sue Brown, Millersville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Rahway Public Cemetery, Union Twp, Nj as recorded by www.rootsweb.com gen project.
  2. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, New Jersey, Union Co., Rahway Ward 3, Dwelling #362, Family #404.
  3. [S24] Unknown name of person Printed Record, Emily Sue Brown, Millersville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Rahway Union Co NJ Cemetery Record at Family Search Library Aug 19 1996 in book form. 974.936 V22h.
  4. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, New Jersey, Middlesex County, Woodbridge Twp.,Dwelling #838, Family # 902.
  5. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, New Jersey, Union Co., Rahway Township, Dwelling #701, Family #862.
  6. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Page 532B 3rd Ward, Rahway, Union County, NJ.
  7. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, New Jersey, Union County, Rahway 3rd Ward, Dwelling #492, Family #506.

Helen Mary Brown1

F, b. 13 May 1839, d. 20 August 1854
Father*William F Brown b. 19 Jul 1799, d. 21 Dec 1871
Mother*Eliza A. Brookfield b. 17 Dec 1800, d. 13 Mar 1883
ChartsGeorge Brown Descendants
Last Edited22 Jul 2020
     Helen Mary Brown was born on 13 May 1839; as the date was calculated from death information. She died on 20 August 1854 at age 15; Age 15 yrs 3 months & 7 days. She was buried on 23 August 1854 at Rahway Cemetery on William F Brown's Lot, Rahway, New Jersey.2
     She appeared on the census of 1850; May be daughter Mary listed on 1850 census with parents.

Citations

  1. [S13] Various Persons Cemetery Records, E. Sue Gregg, Ronks, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Photo taken by author Oct 7, 2006.
  2. [S24] Unknown name of person Printed Record, Emily Sue Brown, Millersville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Rahway Union Co NJ Cemetery Record at Family Search Library Aug 19 1996 in book form. 974.936 V22h.

George C Brown

M, b. 1833
Father*William F Brown b. 19 Jul 1799, d. 21 Dec 1871
Mother*Eliza A. Brookfield b. 17 Dec 1800, d. 13 Mar 1883
ChartsGeorge Brown Descendants
Last Edited21 Mar 2013
     George C Brown was born in 1833 at New Jersey.
     He appeared on the census of 4 October 1850 at Woodbridge Twp., Middlesex Co., New Jersey.1 He appeared on the census of 25 June 1860 at Rahway Township, Union, New Jersey.2 He appeared on the census of 20 August 1870 at Rahway, Union, New Jersey.3 He appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 at Madisson Ave, Rahway, Union, New Jersey.4

Citations

  1. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, New Jersey, Middlesex County, Woodbridge Twp.,Dwelling #838, Family # 902.
  2. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, New Jersey, Union Co., Rahway Township, Dwelling #701, Family #862.
  3. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, New Jersey, Union Co., Rahway Ward 3, Dwelling #362, Family #404.
  4. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, New Jersey, Union County, Rahway 3rd Ward, Dwelling #492, Family #506.

Caroline C Brown

F, b. 1837
Father*William F Brown b. 19 Jul 1799, d. 21 Dec 1871
Mother*Eliza A. Brookfield b. 17 Dec 1800, d. 13 Mar 1883
ChartsGeorge Brown Descendants
Last Edited7 Mar 2014
     Caroline C Brown was born in 1837 at New Jersey. She married Charles E. Pratt circa 1859.1
     Her married name was Pratt.1 Caroline C Brown appeared on the census of 4 October 1850 at Woodbridge Twp., Middlesex Co., New Jersey.2 She and Charles E. Pratt appeared on the census of 20 August 1870 at Rahway, Union, New Jersey.3 Caroline C Brown and Charles E. Pratt appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 at Madisson Ave, Rahway, Union, New Jersey; age 46 and single.1

Family

Charles E. Pratt b. 1834
Children

Citations

  1. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, New Jersey, Union County, Rahway 3rd Ward, Dwelling #492, Family #506.
  2. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, New Jersey, Middlesex County, Woodbridge Twp.,Dwelling #838, Family # 902.
  3. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, New Jersey, Union Co., Rahway Ward 3, Dwelling #363, Family #405.

Mary Brown

F, b. 1839
Father*William F Brown b. 19 Jul 1799, d. 21 Dec 1871
Mother*Eliza A. Brookfield b. 17 Dec 1800, d. 13 Mar 1883
ChartsGeorge Brown Descendants
Last Edited24 May 1998
     Mary Brown was born in 1839 at New Jersey.
     She lived in 1850 at Woodbridge Twp, Middlesex County, New Jersey. She appeared on the census of 4 October 1850 at Woodbridge Twp., Middlesex Co., New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, New Jersey, Middlesex County, Woodbridge Twp.,Dwelling #838, Family # 902.

William L. Brown1,2

M, b. 10 August 1841, d. 20 September 1882
Father*William F Brown b. 19 Jul 1799, d. 21 Dec 1871
Mother*Eliza A. Brookfield b. 17 Dec 1800, d. 13 Mar 1883
ChartsGeorge Brown Descendants
Last Edited3 Dec 2014
     William L. Brown was born on 10 August 1841 at New Jersey.3 He died on 20 September 1882 at age 41.4 He was buried on 23 September 1882 at Rahway Public Cemetery, Rahway, Union, New Jersey.4 William L. Brown Find-a-Grave.com ID # 92581859.
     He lived in 1850 at 1850, Woodbridge Twp, Middlesex, New Jersey. He appeared on the census of 4 October 1850 at Woodbridge Twp., Middlesex Co., New Jersey.5 He appeared on the census of 25 June 1860 at Rahway Township, Union, New Jersey.6 He appeared on the census of 20 August 1870 at Rahway, Union, New Jersey.7 He appeared on the census of 1880 at 3rd Ward, Rahway, Union, New Jersey; at age 38. Listed as a farmer and not married.8 He appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 at Madisson Ave, Rahway, Union, New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, New Jersey, Union County, Rahway 3rd Ward, Dwelling #492, Family #506.
  2. [S13] Various Persons Cemetery Records, E. Sue Gregg, Ronks, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Name is William L. Brown, not William S. Brown.
  3. [S13] Various Persons Cemetery Records, E. Sue Gregg, Ronks, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Photo taken by author Oct 7, 2006.
  4. [S24] Unknown name of person Printed Record, Emily Sue Brown, Millersville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Rahway Public Cemetery, Union Twp, NJ as recorded by www.rootsweb.com gen project.
  5. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, New Jersey, Middlesex County, Woodbridge Twp.,Dwelling #838, Family # 902.
  6. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, New Jersey, Union Co., Rahway Township, Dwelling #701, Family #862.
  7. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, New Jersey, Union Co., Rahway Ward 3, Dwelling #362, Family #404.
  8. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Page 532B 3rd Ward, Rahway, Union County, NJ.

Margaret Jane Homsher

F, b. 3 April 1921, d. 16 March 1981
Father*Frederick Lloyd Homsher b. 19 Nov 1885, d. 3 May 1950
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Bryson b. 29 May 1885, d. 28 Mar 1963
Last Edited29 Jun 2020
     Margaret Jane Homsher was born on 3 April 1921 at Strasburg, Pennsylvania.1 She married Merrill Lynwood Hassel, son of Charles R Hassel and Anna Mae Herr, on 7 October 1944 at Bristol, Pennsylvania.1 Margaret Jane Homsher died on 16 March 1981 at Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 59. She was buried on 19 March 1981 at Strasburg Mennonite Cemetery, Strasburg, Pennsylvania.2
     Her married name was Hassel. She appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 at 136 W Main St, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3

Family

Merrill Lynwood Hassel b. 15 Apr 1917, d. 15 Aug 1972

Citations

  1. [S327] Helen Farmer, "Homsher Family Record Sheet", Received 1999.
  2. [S89] ?, "E-mail Message," e-mail to E Sue Gregg, Email from Carolyn Shifflet after she took pic of gravestone and looked up the place of death for her husband, Merrill, which was in error, was Effington, should have been Effingham, IL.
  3. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Strasburg Boro, ED 36-145, Dwelling #144.

Joseph Bert Homsher

M, b. 10 February 1908, d. 5 October 1960
Father*Frederick Lloyd Homsher b. 19 Nov 1885, d. 3 May 1950
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Bryson b. 29 May 1885, d. 28 Mar 1963
Last Edited29 Jun 2020
Joseph & Irene Hensel Homsher tombstone.
     Joseph Bert Homsher died Deceased at Baltimore, Maryland. He was born on 10 February 1908 at Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He married Irene Hensel on 30 June 1934 at Lehigh University Chapel.1 Joseph Bert Homsher died on 5 October 1960 at Reading, Pennsylvania, at age 52.2 He was buried on 8 October 1960 at Strasburg Cemetery, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 Joseph Bert Homsher Find-a-Grave.com ID # 14907983.
     He was President of Wyomissing Hill School Board. in 1960.4

Family

Irene Hensel b. 31 Aug 1906, d. 22 Jun 1984
Child

Citations

  1. [S327] Helen Farmer, "Homsher Family Record Sheet", Received 1999.
  2. [S35] Armer Family, Manuscript, apr 17 2000 unknown repository.
  3. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jun 18, 2013.
  4. [S7] Unknown compiler, Obituary in Maggie Hoover's Scrapbook.
  5. [S82] Dr. Shirley A. Harman, Cemetery Records of Lancaster County, PA Vol 5, Page 30.

John Bryson Homsher

M, b. 27 June 1911, d. 11 November 1957
Father*Frederick Lloyd Homsher b. 19 Nov 1885, d. 3 May 1950
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Bryson b. 29 May 1885, d. 28 Mar 1963
Last Edited29 Jun 2020
     John Bryson Homsher was born on 27 June 1911 at Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He married Mildred A Eager, daughter of Will Thurman Eager and Anna Louise Yuninger, on 7 June 1934 at Valley Forge Chapel, Pennsylvania.2,3 John Bryson Homsher died on 11 November 1957 at Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 46.4 He was buried on 14 November 1957 at Strasburg Cemetery, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 John Bryson Homsher Find-a-Grave.com ID # 14907993.
     John Bryson Homsher also went by the name of Jeff Homsher. He appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 at 120 Fulton St, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 He was owner of Fred & John E Homsher Feed Co in 1957.7

Family

Mildred A Eager b. 8 Nov 1914, d. 21 Apr 1999

Citations

  1. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates 1906-1966 for John Bryson Homsher, # 101900.
  2. [S35] Armer Family, Manuscript, apr 17 2000 unknown repository.
  3. [S327] Helen Farmer, "Homsher Family Record Sheet", Received 1999.
  4. [S40] Social Security Deaths, Various, SS Death Index, Various, http://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10002/…
  5. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Feb 23, 2014.
  6. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Strasburg Boro, ED 36-145, Dwelling #194.
  7. [S7] Unknown compiler, Obituary in Maggie Hoover's Scrapbook.

Howard Laudenberger

M
Father*Howard Laudenberger
Mother*Lulu May Bryson b. 2 Jan 1896, d. 6 Apr 1956
Last Edited21 Mar 2013
     Howard Laudenberger died.

Margaret Laudenberger

F
Father*Howard Laudenberger
Mother*Lulu May Bryson b. 2 Jan 1896, d. 6 Apr 1956
Last Edited24 May 1998
     Margaret Laudenberger died at Columbia, Pennsylvania. She married Wilbur Collins.

Family

Wilbur Collins

Anna K Barr

F, b. 1907, d. 21 March 1996
Father*Harry Barr
Mother*Elizabeth Singer
Last Edited31 Jan 2020
     Anna K Barr was born in 1907 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She married Robert J Williams, son of Richard J Williams and Mary Victoria Mitchell, circa 1924.1 Anna K Barr died on 21 March 1996 at Whitehall-Leader Nursing Home, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She was buried on 24 March 1996 at Georgetown Methodist Cemetery, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Anna K Barr Find-a-Grave.com ID # 97800630.
     She and Robert J Williams Wife's obit state 23 grandchildren, 54 great-grandchildren and 16 great-great grandchildren. Anna K Barr Member of St Andrew's United Church of Christ, Lancaster, PA. As of circa 1924,her married name was Williams.1 She and Robert J Williams appeared on the census of 17 April 1930 at West Lampeter Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Anna K Barr was (an unknown value) in 1932 at Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 She and Robert J Williams appeared on the census of April 1940 at 706 South Queen St, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4

Family

Robert J Williams b. 1905, d. 1978
Children

Citations

  1. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, West Lampeter, Dist 131, Dwelling 151, Family # 171.
  2. [S13] Various Persons Cemetery Records, E. Sue Gregg, Ronks, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Georgetown United Methodist Cemetery, Visit Sept 9, 2006.
  3. [S172] Voter Register, 1932 unknown repository, Listed as voters on Register for 1932.
  4. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Lancaster, Dist 36-61, Visitation # 107.

Betty Williams

F, b. circa 1925, d. before 4 March 2009
Father*Robert J Williams b. 1905, d. 1978
Mother*Anna K Barr b. 1907, d. 21 Mar 1996
Last Edited1 Aug 2016
     Betty Williams married George H Murr. Betty Williams was born circa 1925.1 She died before 4 March 2009 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2
     Her married name was Murr. She appeared on the census of 17 April 1930 at West Lampeter Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 She appeared on the census of April 1940 at 706 South Queen St, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3

Family

George H Murr

Citations

  1. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, West Lampeter, Dist 131, Dwelling 151, Family # 171.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Aug 1, 2016.
  3. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Lancaster, Dist 36-61, Visitation # 107.

Patricia Williams

F, b. circa 1930
Father*Robert J Williams b. 1905, d. 1978
Mother*Anna K Barr b. 1907, d. 21 Mar 1996
Last Edited1 Aug 2016
     Patricia Williams died at Rising Sun, Maryland. She was born circa 1930.1
     Her married name was Alexander. She appeared on the census of 17 April 1930 at West Lampeter Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 She appeared on the census of April 1940 at 706 South Queen St, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 She lived on 4 March 2009 at Rising Sun, Maryland.3

Citations

  1. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, West Lampeter, Dist 131, Dwelling 151, Family # 171.
  2. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Lancaster, Dist 36-61, Visitation # 107.
  3. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Aug 1, 2016 in sister's obit.

Nancy L Williams

F, b. 7 June 1933, d. 4 March 2009
Father*Robert J Williams b. 1905, d. 1978
Mother*Anna K Barr b. 1907, d. 21 Mar 1996
Last Edited1 Aug 2016
     Nancy L Williams was born on 7 June 1933 at West Willow, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1,2 She married Harold Laukhuff. Nancy L Williams died on 4 March 2009 at Lititz, Pennsylvania, at age 75.      Nancy was born on June 7, 1933 and passed away on Wednesday, March 4, 2009.
Nancy was a resident of Millersville, Pennsylvania at the time of her passing.
She was preceded in death by her husband Harold.
Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Monday, March 9, 2009 at the Gundel Funeral Home, 415 North Duke St., Lancaster. Viewing will be one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow the service at Conestoga Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Hospice of Lancaster County, P.O. Box 4125, 685 Good Dr., Lancaster, PA 17604-4125.3 She was buried on 7 March 2009 at Conestoga Memorial Park, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 Nancy L Laukhuff Find-a-Grave.com ID # 34506310 + family links and full obit.
     She appeared on the census of April 1940 at 706 South Queen St, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 Her married name was Laukhuff.

Family

Harold Laukhuff b. 16 Jun 1924, d. 26 May 2003
Child

Citations

  1. [S190] Tirbutes, online http://www.tributes.com, Researched Feb 2, 2015 @ My Heritage.com.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Aug 1, 2016.
  3. [S190] Tirbutes, online http://www.tributes.com, Researched Feb 2, 2015 @ My Heritage.com. http://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10146/…
  4. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Lancaster, Dist 36-61, Visitation # 107.
  5. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Aug 1, 2016 in mother's obit.