Reuben Charles Tell1

     Reuben Charles Tell married Muriel J. Ramsdell, daughter of Harry Elmer Ramsdell and Sallie Lonie Thawley, on 17 March 1920 in Harve de Grace, Harford County, Maryland.1

Family

Muriel J. Ramsdell b. 4 Jan 1893, d. 18 Jan 1979

Citations

  1. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan.

Clarence Joseph Kern1

b. 7 September 1889, d. 28 July 1956
     Clarence Joseph Kern was born on 7 September 1889 in Greensboro, Caroline County, Maryland.1 He married Mildred G. Ramsdell, daughter of Harry Elmer Ramsdell and Sallie Lonie Thawley.1 He died on 28 July 1956 at age 66.1 He was buried in Denton Cemetery, Denton, Caroline County, Maryland.1

Family

Mildred G. Ramsdell b. 26 Jun 1890, d. 12 Apr 1972

Citations

  1. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan.

Floyd Clarence Ramsdell1

b. circa 1873
FatherFloyd C. Ramsdell1 b. Nov 1836, d. 27 Nov 1912
MotherAlmira Louise Smith1 b. Dec 1839, d. 12 Sep 1927
     Floyd Clarence Ramsdell was born circa 1873 in Kent County, Delaware.1 He was the son of Floyd C. Ramsdell and Almira Louise Smith.1 He married Marie Enberg circa 1901.2
     Floyd Clarence Ramsdell was a jobber or wholesaler of "talking machines" in Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, in 1910.2 He was living in Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, in 1946 when his sister Nellie Garey died.3

Family

Marie Enberg

Citations

  1. [S603] 1880 U.S. Census, Maryland, Caroline County, Denton, Floyd C. Ramsdale household, National Archives, (Floyd C. Ramsdale 42 NY; Almira L. 40 PA; Harry E. 18 PA; Emma 16 PA; Mary L. 14 PA; Katie 12 PA; David S. 9 PA; Floyd 7 PA; Nellie 4 Del; Charles P. 2 Del).
  2. [S609] 1910 U.S. Census, South Dakota, Minnehaha County, Sioux Falls, 8th Ward, Floyd C. Ramsdell household, National Archives.
  3. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan.

Marie Enberg1

     Marie Enberg married Floyd Clarence Ramsdell, son of Floyd C. Ramsdell and Almira Louise Smith, circa 1901.1

Family

Floyd Clarence Ramsdell b. c 1873

Citations

  1. [S609] 1910 U.S. Census, South Dakota, Minnehaha County, Sioux Falls, 8th Ward, Floyd C. Ramsdell household, National Archives.

Katherine D. Ramsdell1

b. 25 August 1868, d. 22 February 1937
FatherFloyd C. Ramsdell1 b. Nov 1836, d. 27 Nov 1912
MotherAlmira Louise Smith1 b. Dec 1839, d. 12 Sep 1927
     Katherine D. Ramsdell was born on 25 August 1868 in Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of Floyd C. Ramsdell and Almira Louise Smith.1 She married Oscar Owen Morgan on 2 October 1895 in Caroline County, Pennsylvania.1 She married (?) Spence.2 She died on 22 February 1937 in Denton, Caroline County, Maryland, at age 68.1 She was buried in Denton Cemetery, Denton, Caroline County, Maryland.1

Family 1

Oscar Owen Morgan b. 28 Aug 1870, d. 9 Jan 1906
Children

Family 2

(?) Spence

Citations

  1. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan.
  2. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan (Denton Journal, September 17, 1927, Obit. of Almira Louise Ramsdell).
  3. [S604] 1910 U.S. Census, Maryland, Caroline County, Denton, Floyd C. Ramsdell household, National Archives.
  4. [S114] Oscar Morgan, Social Security Death Index, Master File, www.ancestry.com (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999). Hereinafter cited as SSDI.

Oscar Owen Morgan1

b. 28 August 1870, d. 9 January 1906
     Oscar Owen Morgan was born on 28 August 1870 in Danville, Montour County, Pennsylvania.1 He married Katherine D. Ramsdell, daughter of Floyd C. Ramsdell and Almira Louise Smith, on 2 October 1895 in Caroline County, Pennsylvania.1 He died on 9 January 1906 at age 35.1 He was buried in Denton Cemetery, Denton, Caroline County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Katherine D. Ramsdell b. 25 Aug 1868, d. 22 Feb 1937
Children

Citations

  1. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan.
  2. [S604] 1910 U.S. Census, Maryland, Caroline County, Denton, Floyd C. Ramsdell household, National Archives.
  3. [S114] Oscar Morgan, Social Security Death Index, Master File, www.ancestry.com (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999). Hereinafter cited as SSDI.

(?) Spence1

     (?) Spence married Katherine D. Ramsdell, daughter of Floyd C. Ramsdell and Almira Louise Smith.1

Family

Katherine D. Ramsdell b. 25 Aug 1868, d. 22 Feb 1937

Citations

  1. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan (Denton Journal, September 17, 1927, Obit. of Almira Louise Ramsdell).

L. Gertrude Morgan1

b. circa 1897
FatherOscar Owen Morgan1 b. 28 Aug 1870, d. 9 Jan 1906
MotherKatherine D. Ramsdell1 b. 25 Aug 1868, d. 22 Feb 1937
     L. Gertrude Morgan was born circa 1897 in Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of Oscar Owen Morgan and Katherine D. Ramsdell.1

Citations

  1. [S604] 1910 U.S. Census, Maryland, Caroline County, Denton, Floyd C. Ramsdell household, National Archives.

Oscar E. Morgan1

b. 12 August 1901, d. November 1957
FatherOscar Owen Morgan1 b. 28 Aug 1870, d. 9 Jan 1906
MotherKatherine D. Ramsdell1 b. 25 Aug 1868, d. 22 Feb 1937
     Oscar E. Morgan was born on 12 August 1901 in Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Oscar Owen Morgan and Katherine D. Ramsdell.1 He died in November 1957 in Maryland at age 56.1

Citations

  1. [S114] Oscar Morgan, Social Security Death Index, Master File, www.ancestry.com (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999). Hereinafter cited as SSDI.

David Smith Ramsdell1

b. October 1870
FatherFloyd C. Ramsdell1 b. Nov 1836, d. 27 Nov 1912
MotherAlmira Louise Smith1 b. Dec 1839, d. 12 Sep 1927
     David Smith Ramsdell was born in October 1870 in Kent County, Delaware.1 He was the son of Floyd C. Ramsdell and Almira Louise Smith.1 He married Bessie (?) circa 1900.2 He married Clara A. Blesi circa 1906.3
     David Smith Ramsdell was living in Coconut Grove, Florida, in 1946 when his sister Nellie Garey died.4

Family 1

Bessie (?) b. Jan 1873

Citations

  1. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan.
  2. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan (probably 1900 census ennumeration).
  3. [S606] 1920 U.S. Census, New Jersey, Camden County, Voorhies Tp., David S. Ramsdell Sr. household, National Archives.
  4. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan (probably obituary of Nellie Garey).

Bessie (?)1

b. January 1873
     Bessie (?) was born in January 1873 in Virginia.1 She married David Smith Ramsdell, son of Floyd C. Ramsdell and Almira Louise Smith, circa 1900.1

Family

David Smith Ramsdell b. Oct 1870

Citations

  1. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan (probably 1900 census ennumeration).

Clara A. Blesi1

b. circa 1883
     Clara A. Blesi was born circa 1883 in Illinois.1 She married David Smith Ramsdell, son of Floyd C. Ramsdell and Almira Louise Smith, circa 1906.1

Citations

  1. [S606] 1920 U.S. Census, New Jersey, Camden County, Voorhies Tp., David S. Ramsdell Sr. household, National Archives.

David Smith Ramsdell Jr.1

b. circa 1907
FatherDavid Smith Ramsdell1 b. Oct 1870
MotherClara A. Blesi1 b. c 1883
     David Smith Ramsdell Jr. was born circa 1907 in Missouri.1 He was the son of David Smith Ramsdell and Clara A. Blesi.1

Citations

  1. [S606] 1920 U.S. Census, New Jersey, Camden County, Voorhies Tp., David S. Ramsdell Sr. household, National Archives.

Virginia Ramsdell1

FatherDavid Smith Ramsdell1 b. Oct 1870
MotherClara A. Blesi1 b. c 1883
     Virginia Ramsdell is the daughter of David Smith Ramsdell and Clara A. Blesi.1

Citations

  1. [S606] 1920 U.S. Census, New Jersey, Camden County, Voorhies Tp., David S. Ramsdell Sr. household, National Archives.

Genevieve Ramsdell1

FatherDavid Smith Ramsdell1 b. Oct 1870
MotherClara A. Blesi1 b. c 1883
     Genevieve Ramsdell is the daughter of David Smith Ramsdell and Clara A. Blesi.1

Citations

  1. [S606] 1920 U.S. Census, New Jersey, Camden County, Voorhies Tp., David S. Ramsdell Sr. household, National Archives.

Nellie Ramsdell1

b. 29 December 1876, d. 2 October 1946
FatherFloyd C. Ramsdell1 b. Nov 1836, d. 27 Nov 1912
MotherAlmira Louise Smith1 b. Dec 1839, d. 12 Sep 1927
     Nellie Ramsdell was born on 29 December 1876 in Kent County, Delaware.1 She was the daughter of Floyd C. Ramsdell and Almira Louise Smith.1 She married Roland Tate K. Garey in January 1895 in Caroline County, Maryland.2 She died on 2 October 1946 in Denton, Caroline County, Maryland, at age 69.1 She was buried in Denton Cemetery, Denton, Caroline County, Maryland.1

Family

Roland Tate K. Garey b. 14 Oct 1869, d. 26 Sep 1935
Children

Citations

  1. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan (probably obituary of Nellie Garey).
  2. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan (probably obituary of Roland Garey).
  3. [S114] Floyd Garey, 217-36-1617, Social Security Death Index, Master File, www.ancestry.com (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999). Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  4. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan.
  5. [S114] Percy R. Garey, 220-12-1341, Social Security Death Index, Master File, www.ancestry.com (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999). Hereinafter cited as SSDI.

Roland Tate K. Garey1

b. 14 October 1869, d. 26 September 1935
     Roland Tate K. Garey was born on 14 October 1869 in Maryland.1 He married Nellie Ramsdell, daughter of Floyd C. Ramsdell and Almira Louise Smith, in January 1895 in Caroline County, Maryland.1 He died on 26 September 1935 in Denton, Caroline County, Maryland, at age 65.1 He was buried in Denton Cemetery, Denton, Caroline County, Maryland.1

Family

Nellie Ramsdell b. 29 Dec 1876, d. 2 Oct 1946
Children

Citations

  1. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan (probably obituary of Roland Garey).
  2. [S114] Floyd Garey, 217-36-1617, Social Security Death Index, Master File, www.ancestry.com (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999). Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  3. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan.
  4. [S114] Percy R. Garey, 220-12-1341, Social Security Death Index, Master File, www.ancestry.com (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999). Hereinafter cited as SSDI.

Floyd F. Garey1

b. 8 April 1897, d. 10 February 1978
FatherRoland Tate K. Garey1 b. 14 Oct 1869, d. 26 Sep 1935
MotherNellie Ramsdell1 b. 29 Dec 1876, d. 2 Oct 1946
     Floyd F. Garey was born on 8 April 1897 in Caroline County, Maryland.1 He was the son of Roland Tate K. Garey and Nellie Ramsdell.1 He married Anna Mildred Andrew on 30 December 1921 in Caroline County, Maryland.2 He died on 10 February 1978 in Denton, Caroline County, Maryland, at age 80.1

Family

Anna Mildred Andrew b. 1 Jan 1900

Citations

  1. [S114] Floyd Garey, 217-36-1617, Social Security Death Index, Master File, www.ancestry.com (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999). Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  2. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan.

Anna Mildred Andrew1

b. 1 January 1900
     Anna Mildred Andrew was born on 1 January 1900.1 She married Floyd F. Garey, son of Roland Tate K. Garey and Nellie Ramsdell, on 30 December 1921 in Caroline County, Maryland.1

Family

Floyd F. Garey b. 8 Apr 1897, d. 10 Feb 1978

Citations

  1. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan.

Hannah Louise Garey1

b. 14 August 1908, d. 27 March 1972
FatherRoland Tate K. Garey1 b. 14 Oct 1869, d. 26 Sep 1935
MotherNellie Ramsdell1 b. 29 Dec 1876, d. 2 Oct 1946
     Hannah Louise Garey was born on 14 August 1908 in Caroline County, Maryland.1 She was the daughter of Roland Tate K. Garey and Nellie Ramsdell.1 She married William McKinley Cropp on 21 December 1928 in Baltimore, Maryland.1 She died on 27 March 1972 at age 63.1

Family

William McKinley Cropp b. 4 Feb 1903, d. 6 Mar 1968

Citations

  1. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan.

William McKinley Cropp1

b. 4 February 1903, d. 6 March 1968
     William McKinley Cropp was born on 4 February 1903.1 He married Hannah Louise Garey, daughter of Roland Tate K. Garey and Nellie Ramsdell, on 21 December 1928 in Baltimore, Maryland.1 He died on 6 March 1968 at age 65.1

Family

Hannah Louise Garey b. 14 Aug 1908, d. 27 Mar 1972

Citations

  1. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, FAMILY VINES of Dorothy TOWNSEND Kahhan, Updated: Wed Nov 5 17:47:11 2003, Dottie Kahhan.

Percy Ramsdell Garey1

b. 10 May 1913, d. March 1991
FatherRoland Tate K. Garey1 b. 14 Oct 1869, d. 26 Sep 1935
MotherNellie Ramsdell1 b. 29 Dec 1876, d. 2 Oct 1946
     Percy Ramsdell Garey was born on 10 May 1913 in Caroline County, Maryland.1 He was the son of Roland Tate K. Garey and Nellie Ramsdell.1 He died in March 1991 in Maryland at age 77.1

Citations

  1. [S114] Percy R. Garey, 220-12-1341, Social Security Death Index, Master File, www.ancestry.com (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999). Hereinafter cited as SSDI.

Adam Stroup1

b. before 1765, d. either in 1813 or 1814
FatherJohann Peter Straub2 b. 4 Feb 1728, d. 15 Sep 1804
MotherCatherine Elisabeth (?)3 b. c 7 Mar 1732, d. c 15 Nov 1813
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
Ancestry of David Kipp Melat
Relationship between David Kipp Melat and President Barack Obama
     Adam Stroup was born before 1765 in Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Johann Peter Straub and Catherine Elisabeth (?)2,3 He married Eva (?)4 He died either in 1813 or 1814 in Ferguson Township, Centre County, Pennsylvania.5
     During the American Revolution, Adam Stroup and his brothers Peter and John served as privates in Captain Charles Myer's Company known as the Rangers on the Frontier.6 He enlisted in the Second Pennsylvania Battalion commanded by Col. Steart in 1780.7
     Adam Stroup and Eva Stroup lived in Penn Township, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, between 1783 and 1787 In 1787 Adam was taxed for 50 acres, 1 horse and 1 cow.8,9 He was living in Patton Township, Mifflin County, Pennsylvania, by 1789. In that year Adam was assessed for one dwelling house valued at $10. and 200 acres valued at $960.10 He applied for a land warrant of 400 acres in Northumberland County on 31 January 1794. This warrant may have been for the property that he owned in Patton Township.11 In 1801, this area became part of Ferguson Township, Centre County. He was taxed for 200 acres in Ferguson Township in 1801. Between 1803 and 1807 he was taxed for 150 acres. In 1809 and 1810 he was again taxed for 200 acres. Between 1811 and 1813, Adam was taxed for 300 acres, 1 horse and 1 cow. In 1814, Adam's name and acreage had a line drawn through it and a notation that the land had been transferred to David Mitchell indicating that the family had sold the land after Adam's death between 1813 and 1814.12

Family

Eva (?) b. c 1761, d. bt Nov 1843 - Jun 1844
Children

Citations

  1. [S127] 1810 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Center Co., Ferguson Tp., Adam Stroup household, National Archives, (Adam Stroup, 2 males age 0-10, 1 male 16-26, 1 male over 45, 2 females 10-16, 1 female over 45).
  2. [S132] George Wagenseller, compiler, Tombstone Inscriptions of Snyder County, Pennsylvania (n.p.: n.pub., 1904), St. Peter's Cemetery, Freeburg, Washington Tp. Peter Straub, died 5 September 1804, aged 79 yr., 10 m., 7 d.. Hereinafter cited as Snyder Co. Tombstones.
  3. [S728] Karen Golden Rodgers, "Descendants of Adam Stroup", 18 March 1997. , Records of St Michael's Lutheran Church, Greenwood Tp., Perry Co. at Lutheran Theological Seminary, Gettysburg, PA, p. 60 (15 Nov. 1813, Catarina Straub, wife of the late Peter Straub, was buried a the age of 81 years, 7 months, 28 days.).. Hereinafter cited as "Descendants of Adam Stroup."
  4. [S610] Adam Stroup file; unknown file number; Revolutionary War Widow's Pension (Washington, DC: National Archives).
  5. [S227] Adam Stroup entry, 1814 Centre County Assessment Lists, Ferguson Tp.; Centre County Historical Society, Bellefonte, Centre County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Centre Co. Assessments.
  6. [S225] Pennsylvania Archives, Fifth Series, 2:42.
  7. [S225] Pennsylvania Archives, Sixth Series, 2:889.
  8. [S715] Prof. D.S. Boyer and Rev. J.F. Wampole, History of the Freeburg Lutheran Charge (Freeburg, PA, Jan. 1891), p. 15.
  9. [S225] Pennsylvania Archives, Third Series, 19:572 (1783/4 Federal Supply Tax); 665 (1786 State tax); 740 (1787 State Tax).
  10. [S225] Pennsylvania Archives, Third Series, 3:19, 572, 604, 665, 740 (Penn Tp., Northumberland Co. Tax Lists); U.S. Direct Tax of 1798, Mifflin Co., Patton Tp.
  11. [S225] Pennsylvania Archives, Third Series, 25:318.
  12. [S227] Adam Stroup entry, 1801-1814 Centre County Assessment Lists, Ferguson Tp.; Centre County Historical Society, Bellefonte, Centre County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Centre Co. Assessments.
  13. [S372] John Stroup, Venango County Probate, Administrators Account Book 3:226, Venango County Historical Society, Franklin, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Probate.
  14. [S372] John Stroup estate, Venango County Probate, Administrators Account Book 3:226, Venango County Historical Society, Franklin, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Probate.
  15. [S720] Stroup Family Record, unknown compiler, in possession of Wm. L. Koch, Oil City, PA. Hereinafter cited as Stroup Family Record.
  16. [S372] John Stroup, Venango County Probate, WB 2:90; Administrators Account Book 3:226, Venango County Historical Society, Franklin, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Probate.
  17. [S264] Venango County Registrar's Docket, RD 1:151; WB 2:67, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.

Eva (?)1

b. circa 1761, d. between November 1843 and June 1844
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
Ancestry of David Kipp Melat
Relationship between David Kipp Melat and President Barack Obama
     Eva (?) was born circa 1761.1 She married Adam Stroup, son of Johann Peter Straub and Catherine Elisabeth (?).2 She died between November 1843 and June 1844 in Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.2
     Eva Stroup and Adam Stroup lived in Penn Township, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, between 1783 and 1787 In 1787 Adam was taxed for 50 acres, 1 horse and 1 cow.3,4 She was living in Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, in 1820 with her son John.5 She was living in Rockland Township in 1830 with her son Samuel.6 She was bequeathed $10 a year in the will left by John Stroup dated 1838.7 She was living in Rockland Township in 1840 her son Daniel.1 She received a state pension based on Adam's Revolutionary War service between June 1836 and November 1843.2

Family

Adam Stroup b. b 1765, d. either in 1813 or 1814
Children

Citations

  1. [S130] 1840 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Rockland Tp., Daniel Stroup household, National Archives, (Daniel Stroup, Eva Stroup, age 79).
  2. [S610] Adam Stroup file; unknown file number; Revolutionary War Widow's Pension (Washington, DC: National Archives).
  3. [S715] Prof. D.S. Boyer and Rev. J.F. Wampole, History of the Freeburg Lutheran Charge (Freeburg, PA, Jan. 1891), p. 15.
  4. [S225] Pennsylvania Archives, Third Series, 19:572 (1783/4 Federal Supply Tax); 665 (1786 State tax); 740 (1787 State Tax).
  5. [S128] 1820 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Rockland Tp., John Stroup household, National Archives, (John Stroup, 2 males 16-26, 1 males 26-45, 1 female 16-26 and 1 female over 45).
  6. [S129] 1830 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Rockland Tp., Samuel Stroup household, National Archives, (Samuel Stroup, 1 male 20-30, 1 female 60-70).
  7. [S154] John Stroup will, Venango County Will WB 2:90, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  8. [S372] John Stroup, Venango County Probate, Administrators Account Book 3:226, Venango County Historical Society, Franklin, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Probate.
  9. [S372] John Stroup estate, Venango County Probate, Administrators Account Book 3:226, Venango County Historical Society, Franklin, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Probate.
  10. [S720] Stroup Family Record, unknown compiler, in possession of Wm. L. Koch, Oil City, PA. Hereinafter cited as Stroup Family Record.
  11. [S372] John Stroup, Venango County Probate, WB 2:90; Administrators Account Book 3:226, Venango County Historical Society, Franklin, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Probate.
  12. [S264] Venango County Registrar's Docket, RD 1:151; WB 2:67, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.

John Kerner1

b. circa 1750, d. 22 June 1819
FatherJohann Adam Körner2 d. bt 1757 - 1762
MotherAnna Regina Bingeman2
ChartsDescendants of John Kerner
Ancestry of David Kipp Melat
     John Kerner was born circa 1750 in Berks County, Pennsylvania.1,3 He was the son of Johann Adam Körner and Anna Regina Bingeman.2 He married Magdalena (?)4 He died on 22 June 1819 in Ferguson Township, Centre County, Pennsylvania.1,5
     John Kerner served served with the colonial forces during the Revolutionary War. He enlisted at Reading, Berks County in 1775 as a rifleman in Colonel Thompson's Regiment in the company commanded by Captain George Nagle. He was discharged in July of 1776 on Long Island and returned to Reading. He re-enlisted in the company commanded by Captain Mouser and afterwards Captain Finney's company in the Sixth Regiment of the Pennsylvania line commanded by Colonel Harmen. According to his pension papers, he was wounded in the hand and lost two fingers at the battle of Litchfield's Point. He also saw action at the battle of Scotch Plains, the taking of the Hessians at Trenton (Dec 1776), Princeton (Jan 1777), and the battle of Brandywine (Sep 1777). John may have been in the Colonial forces until 1781.6
     John Kerner was living in Penn Township, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, in 1786.7 He sold land in Penn Township, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, in 1788.8 He was living in White Deer Township, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, in 1813 where he paid taxes on seven acres and a small house.9 White Deer Township, Northumberland County became part of the newly formed Union County in 1815. Although he was no longer assessed for property in White Deer Township, Union County after 1815, John Kerner was still living in Union County when he applied for a military pension in 1818.6 He moved to Ferguson Township, Centre County, Pennsylvania, by 1819 when his name appears on the Ferguson Township assessment list.10
     John Kerner applied for a military pension in 1818. According to his pension application he was living "in reduced circumstances, and stands in need of the assistance of his country for his support." The pension awarded him was at the rate of eight dollars per month.6 He died intestate (without a will) in Centre County. On 17 April 1820, Magdalena renounced her right as adminstratrix of John estate and her sons John and George were appointed co-administrators. The articles in John's estate were sold at a public sale on 28 April 1820.11

Family

Magdalena (?) b. bt 1755 - 1765
Children

Citations

  1. [S611] John Kerner file; S39.807; Revolutionary War Pension (Washington, DC: National Archives), age 68 years in 1818.
  2. [S1416] Berks County, PA Estate Files, Adam Körner (1762), familysearch.org, familysearch.org, (>Search >United States >Pennsylvania >Pennsylvania, Probate Records, 1683-1994 >Berks >Estates 1752-1799 Koch, Jacob-Levengood, Jacob >Image 234).
  3. [S1416] Berks County, PA Estate Files, Adam Körner (1762), familysearch.org, familysearch.org, (>Search >United States >Pennsylvania >Pennsylvania, Probate Records, 1683-1994 >Berks Estates 1752-1799 >Koch, Jacob-Levengood, Jacob >Image 234).
  4. [S277] Centre County estate records, John Kerner file, Centre County Historical Society, Bellefonte, Centre County, Pennsylvania, (Renouncement of Administratrix, 17 April 1820).
  5. [S141] Unknown author, History of the Susquehanna and Juniata Valleys (Philadelphia, PA: Everts, Peck & Richards, 1886), 1:118. Hereinafter cited as Susquehanna & Juniata Valleys.
  6. [S611] John Kerner file; S39.807; Revolutionary War Pension (Washington, DC: National Archives).
  7. [S225] Pennsylvania Archives, Third Series, 19:663, 738 (Penn Tp., Northumberland Co. tax lists).
  8. [S705] Northumberland County Deeds, D:155, 1788, Courthouse, Sunbury, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Northumberland County Deeds.
  9. [S139] John Kerner entry, 1813-1816 Union County tax records, White Deer Tp.; Union County Historical Society, Courthouse, Lewisburg, Union County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Union County tax records.
  10. [S227] John Kerner entry, 1819 Centre County Assessment Lists, Ferguson Tp.; Centre County Historical Society, Bellefonte, Centre County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Centre Co. Assessments.
  11. [S277] Centre County estate records, John Kerner file, Centre County Historical Society, Bellefonte, Centre County, Pennsylvania.
  12. [S146] 1870 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Clinton Tp., Absalom Baumgardner household, National Archives.
  13. [S128] 1820 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Centre Co., Ferguson Tp., Molly Kerner household, National Archives.
  14. [S648] Gravestone, Mt. Nebo Cemetery, Whitestown, Butler Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat.

Magdalena (?)1

b. between 1755 and 1765
ChartsDescendants of John Kerner
Ancestry of David Kipp Melat
     Magdalena (?) was born between 1755 and 1765.2 She married John Kerner, son of Johann Adam Körner and Anna Regina Bingeman.1
     Magdalena (?) was known as Molly Kerner.3 She was living in Ferguson Township, Centre County, in 1820 with her younger sons Jacob and Leonard.4

Family

John Kerner b. c 1750, d. 22 Jun 1819
Children

Citations

  1. [S277] Centre County estate records, John Kerner file, Centre County Historical Society, Bellefonte, Centre County, Pennsylvania, (Renouncement of Administratrix, 17 April 1820).
  2. [S128] 1820 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Center Co., Ferguson Tp., Widow Carner household, National Archives, (Widow Carner, 2 males 16-26 [but not 16-18], 1 female 26-45).
  3. [S277] Centre County estate records, John Kerner file, Centre County Historical Society, Bellefonte, Centre County, Pennsylvania.
  4. [S128] 1820 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Centre Co., Ferguson Tp., Widow Carner household, National Archives, (2 males 16-26, 1 females over 45).
  5. [S146] 1870 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Clinton Tp., Absalom Baumgardner household, National Archives.
  6. [S128] 1820 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Centre Co., Ferguson Tp., Molly Kerner household, National Archives.
  7. [S648] Gravestone, Mt. Nebo Cemetery, Whitestown, Butler Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat.

Andrew Jackson Carner1

b. circa 1831, d. 25 April 1864
FatherJohn Carner1 b. 29 Jan 1787, d. 21 Dec 1870
MotherSusan Stroup1 b. c 6 Oct 1793, d. 8 Jan 1844
ChartsDescendants of John Kerner
Descendants of Adam Stroup
     Andrew Jackson Carner was born circa 1831 in Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of John Carner and Susan Stroup.1 He died on 25 April 1864 at Andersonville Prison, Georgia, of Diarrhaea while a prisoner of war.1 He was buried in grave number 734 at Andersonville Prison.1
     Andrew Jackson Carner served in the U.S. Army during the Civil War. He enlisted at Emlenton, Venango County on 9 October 1861 for three years and was mustered into Company L., Fourth Pennsylvania Cavalry. He was commanded by Captain Duncan. Andrew was reported absent in the September and October 1863 Muster Rolls. In November and December, he was reported as missing in action since 12 October 1863 at Sulphur Springs, Virginia. On the July 1865 Muster Roll he was "discharged by reason of expiration of term of Service October 31, 1864." A memorandum states that he was admitted to the hospital at Andersonville Prison on 3 April 1864.1 He was described in the Company Descriptive Book as age 27, 5 feet, 9 inches tall; light complextion; black hair; and gray eyes.1 He purchased 62 acres of land in Rockland Township in 1861 from George S. Domer for $456.2 Andrew Jackson Carner's land was sold by his father, brothers, and sisters in 1865.3

Citations

  1. [S612] "Military Record of Andrew J. Carner"; National Archives; Washington, D.C.. Hereinafter cited as "Andrew J. Carner Military Record."
  2. [S143] Venango County Deeds, HH:288, 1862, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Venango County Deeds.
  3. [S143] Venango County Deeds, OO:515, 1865, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Venango County Deeds.

John Carner Jr.1

b. 26 March 1817, d. 13 February 1904
FatherJohn Carner1 b. 29 Jan 1787, d. 21 Dec 1870
MotherSusan Stroup1 b. c 6 Oct 1793, d. 8 Jan 1844
ChartsDescendants of John Kerner
Descendants of Adam Stroup
     John Carner Jr. was born on 26 March 1817 in Ferguson Township, Centre County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of John Carner and Susan Stroup.1 He married Sarah Ann Turk, daughter of Ephraim Turk and Maria Moore, on 3 May 1849.1 He died on 13 February 1904 in Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, at age 86.2 He was buried in Pine Hill Cemetery, Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1,3
     John Carner Jr. was a farmer in Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania. He lived on and worked his father's farm until it was sold in 1871.4,1 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census of Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania. The household consisted of John, his wife Sarah, daughter Elizabeth, father John Carner, brother Eli Carner, and cousin Mary J. Grove.5 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census of Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania. The household consisted of John, his wife Sarah, children Elizabeth Eva, Albert, and Jefferson, and his father John.6 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census of Rockland Township. The household consisted of John, his wife Sarah, and children Elizabeth, Eve, Albert, Jefferson, Gilbert, and Martha.7 He purchased a 91 acre farm in Rockland Township after his father's farm was sold.8 His heirs sold the 91 acre farm in Rockland Township to Jefferson C. Carner in 1921. That land remained in the hands of his heirs until about 1943 when that last shares were sold.9,8 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census of Rockland Township. The household consisted of John, his wife Sarah, and daughter Martha.10 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census of Rockland Township. The household consisted of John, his daughter Martha, and granddaughter Edna.11

Family

Sarah Ann Turk b. 24 Dec 1824, d. 23 Aug 1894
Children

Citations

  1. [S120] J.H. Newton, editor, History of Venango County, Pennsylvania and Incidentally of Petroleum (Columbus, OH: J.A. Caldwell, 1879), pp. 638-639 (biographical sketch of John Carner, Jr.). Hereinafter cited as 1879 Venango Co. History.
  2. [S150] John Carner entry, Venango County Death Register [1893-1905], Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Death Register.
  3. [S98] Gravestone, John Carner, Jr., Pine Hill Cemetery, Rockland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat.
  4. [S155] 1860 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Rockland Tp., John Karner household, National Archives, (John Karner, 45, farmer; Sarah 35; Elizabeth 10; Eve 9; Albert 5; Jefferson 1; John 75, widower
    ).
  5. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Rockland Tp., John Carner household, National Archives, (John Carner, 30; John Carner, 66; Sarah, 25; Elizabeth 2/12; Mary J. Grove, 10; Eli Carner, 15).
  6. [S155] 1860 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Rockland Tp., John Karner household, National Archives, (John Karner, 45, farmer; Sarah 35; Elizabeth 10; Eve 9; Albert 5; Jefferson 1; John 75, widower).
  7. [S146] 1870 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Rockland Tp., John Carner household, National Archives, (John Carner, 53; Sarah, 49; Elizabeth, 20; Eve, 19; Albert, 15; Jefferson, 10; Gilbert, 9; and Martha, 6).
  8. [S143] Venango County Deeds, 495:143, 1943, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Venango County Deeds.
  9. [S143] Venango County Deeds, 384:52, 1921, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Venango County Deeds.
  10. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Rockland Tp., John Carner household, National Archives, (John Carner, 63; Sarah, 55; Martha, 10).
  11. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Rockland Tp., John Carner household, National Archives, (John Carner, Mar 1817; Martha E., Mar 1864, dau; Edna M., June 1884, granddau.).
  12. [S98] Gravestone, Eva Fry, Pine Hill Cemetery, Rockland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat.
  13. [S233] Obituary of Albert J. Carner, Franklin Evening News, Franklin, PA, Jan 1936, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  14. [S98] Gravestone, Sarah, d/o John and Sarah Carner, Pine Hill Cemetery, Rockland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat.
  15. [S614] Unknown author, History of Butler County, Pennsylvania (n.p.: R. C. Brown, 1895), 2: 829 (biographical sketch of Jefferson C. Carner). Hereinafter cited as Butler County, Pennsylvania.
  16. [S233] Obituary of Gilbert C. Carner, Franklin Evening News, Franklin, PA, March 1924, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  17. [S98] Gravestone, Martha E. Carner, Pine Hill Cemetery, Rockland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat.

Sarah Ann Turk1

b. 24 December 1824, d. 23 August 1894
FatherEphraim Turk2 b. 19 Mar 1791, d. 18 May 1870
MotherMaria Moore2 b. 28 Feb 1803, d. 13 Apr 1877
ChartsDescendants of John Kerner
Descendants of Adam Stroup
Susan Turk Carner
     Sarah Ann Turk was born on 24 December 1824 in Butler County, Pennsylvania.1,2 She was the daughter of Ephraim Turk and Maria Moore.2 She married John Carner Jr., son of John Carner and Susan Stroup, on 3 May 1849.3 She died on 23 August 1894 in Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, at age 69.1,4 She was buried in Pine Hill Cemetery, Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

John Carner Jr. b. 26 Mar 1817, d. 13 Feb 1904
Children

Citations

  1. [S98] Gravestone, Sarah Carner, Pine Hill Cemetery, Rockland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat.
  2. [S613] Chris Kasuske, "CARNER TURK HANBY," e-mail message from e-mail address (unknown address) to Kipp Melat, 8 Nov. 1998. Hereinafter cited as "Turk Family."
  3. [S120] J.H. Newton, editor, History of Venango County, Pennsylvania and Incidentally of Petroleum (Columbus, OH: J.A. Caldwell, 1879), pp. 638-639 (biographical sketch of John Carner, Jr.). Hereinafter cited as 1879 Venango Co. History.
  4. [S150] Sarah Carner entry, Venango County Death Register [1893-1905], Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Death Register.
  5. [S155] 1860 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Rockland Tp., John Karner household, National Archives, (John Karner, 45, farmer; Sarah 35; Elizabeth 10; Eve 9; Albert 5; Jefferson 1; John 75, widower
    ).
  6. [S98] Gravestone, Eva Fry, Pine Hill Cemetery, Rockland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat.
  7. [S233] Obituary of Albert J. Carner, Franklin Evening News, Franklin, PA, Jan 1936, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  8. [S98] Gravestone, Sarah, d/o John and Sarah Carner, Pine Hill Cemetery, Rockland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat.
  9. [S614] Unknown author, History of Butler County, Pennsylvania (n.p.: R. C. Brown, 1895), 2: 829 (biographical sketch of Jefferson C. Carner). Hereinafter cited as Butler County, Pennsylvania.
  10. [S233] Obituary of Gilbert C. Carner, Franklin Evening News, Franklin, PA, March 1924, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  11. [S98] Gravestone, Martha E. Carner, Pine Hill Cemetery, Rockland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat.

Ephraim Turk1

b. 19 March 1791, d. 18 May 1870
     Ephraim Turk was born on 19 March 1791 in Pennsylvania.1 He married Maria Moore in 1819 in Butler County, Pennsylvania.1 He died on 18 May 1870 in Bell center, Wisconsin, at age 79.1

Family

Maria Moore b. 28 Feb 1803, d. 13 Apr 1877
Child

Citations

  1. [S613] Chris Kasuske, "CARNER TURK HANBY," e-mail message from e-mail address (unknown address) to Kipp Melat, 8 Nov. 1998. Hereinafter cited as "Turk Family."