Howard Grove1

ChartsDescendants of John Kerner
Descendants of Samuel Thomas
     Howard Grove married Mildred Warner, daughter of Addison Milo Warner and Lena May McClelland.1

Citations

  1. [S232] Kathryn Newson, compiler, Thomas Family (n.p.: unpublished draft). Hereinafter cited as Thomas Family.

Leah Warner1

b. 1915, d. 1967
FatherAddison Milo Warner1 b. 31 Oct 1876, d. 20 Apr 1946
MotherLena May McClelland1 b. 6 May 1877, d. 2 Jan 1945
ChartsDescendants of John Kerner
Descendants of Samuel Thomas
     Leah Warner was born in 1915.1 She was the daughter of Addison Milo Warner and Lena May McClelland.1 She married Charles Byham.1 She married (?) Sailer.1 She died in 1967.1

Family 1

Charles Byham

Family 2

(?) Sailer

Citations

  1. [S232] Kathryn Newson, compiler, Thomas Family (n.p.: unpublished draft). Hereinafter cited as Thomas Family.

Charles Byham1

ChartsDescendants of John Kerner
Descendants of Samuel Thomas
     Charles Byham married Leah Warner, daughter of Addison Milo Warner and Lena May McClelland.1

Family

Leah Warner b. 1915, d. 1967

Citations

  1. [S232] Kathryn Newson, compiler, Thomas Family (n.p.: unpublished draft). Hereinafter cited as Thomas Family.

(?) Sailer1

ChartsDescendants of John Kerner
Descendants of Samuel Thomas
     (?) Sailer married Leah Warner, daughter of Addison Milo Warner and Lena May McClelland.1

Family

Leah Warner b. 1915, d. 1967

Citations

  1. [S232] Kathryn Newson, compiler, Thomas Family (n.p.: unpublished draft). Hereinafter cited as Thomas Family.

Pearl Thomas1

b. March 1884, d. 18 January 1952
FatherVelorous Eddy Thomas1 b. 29 Jun 1858, d. 11 Dec 1898
MotherHettie Tipton1 b. 22 Apr 1861, d. 22 Aug 1916
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Pearl Thomas was born in March 1884 in Diamond, Plum Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1,2 She was the daughter of Velorous Eddy Thomas and Hettie Tipton.1 She married Kyle Dallas Noel, son of John Harvey Noel and Alice Lucy Grove, in 1900.2,3 She died on 18 January 1952 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania, at age 67.2,4 She was buried in Troy Center Cemetery, Troy Township, Crawford County, Pennsylvania.4
     Pearl Noel and Kyle Dallas Noel lived in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.3

Family

Kyle Dallas Noel b. 22 Sep 1875, d. 3 Apr 1953
Child

Citations

  1. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oil City, Velorous Thomas household, National Archives.
  2. [S238] Obituary: Mrs. Kyle Noel, The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 19 Jan 1952, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.
  3. [S272] Who Was Who in Plum Township (biographical sketch of John H. Noel by H. W. Strawbridge), Titusville Herald, Titusville, PA, unknown date (copy from Pennsylvania Room files). Hereinafter cited as Titusville Herald.
  4. [S577] Gravestone, Pearl Noel, Troy Center Cemetery, Troy Center, Crawford Co., PA, Personal Files, Fairfax, Virginia; read by Kipp Melat.

Kyle Dallas Noel1

b. 22 September 1875, d. 3 April 1953
FatherJohn Harvey Noel1 b. 1848, d. 9 Jul 1892
MotherAlice Lucy Grove1 b. 15 Oct 1854, d. 23 Nov 1931
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Kyle Dallas Noel was born on 22 September 1875.1 He was the son of John Harvey Noel and Alice Lucy Grove.1 He married Pearl Thomas, daughter of Velorous Eddy Thomas and Hettie Tipton, in 1900.2,1 He died on 3 April 1953 at age 77.1 He was buried in Troy Center Cemetery, Troy Township, Crawford County, Pennsylvania.1
     Kyle Dallas Noel served as a private in Company E, 16th Regiment of the Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry during the Spanish-American War.1 He and Pearl Noel lived in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and later Reno, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 He was a carpenter.1

Family

Pearl Thomas b. Mar 1884, d. 18 Jan 1952
Child

Citations

  1. [S272] Who Was Who in Plum Township (biographical sketch of John H. Noel by H. W. Strawbridge), Titusville Herald, Titusville, PA, unknown date (copy from Pennsylvania Room files). Hereinafter cited as Titusville Herald.
  2. [S238] Obituary: Mrs. Kyle Noel, The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 19 Jan 1952, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.

Harry Vern Noel1

FatherKyle Dallas Noel1 b. 22 Sep 1875, d. 3 Apr 1953
MotherPearl Thomas1 b. Mar 1884, d. 18 Jan 1952
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Harry Vern Noel was the son of Kyle Dallas Noel and Pearl Thomas.1 He died in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, at the age of ten.1

Citations

  1. [S272] Who Was Who in Plum Township (biographical sketch of John H. Noel by H. W. Strawbridge), Titusville Herald, Titusville, PA, unknown date (copy from Pennsylvania Room files). Hereinafter cited as Titusville Herald.

Edna Jane Thomas1

b. 27 December 1887, d. January 1973
FatherVelorous Eddy Thomas1 b. 29 Jun 1858, d. 11 Dec 1898
MotherHettie Tipton1 b. 22 Apr 1861, d. 22 Aug 1916
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Edna Jane Thomas was born on 27 December 1887 in Diamond, Plum Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1,2 She was the daughter of Velorous Eddy Thomas and Hettie Tipton.1 She married Fred C. Walz on 11 November 1908.3 She died in January 1973 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania, at age 85.2 She was buried in Grove Hill Cemetery, Oil City.4

Family

Fred C. Walz b. 1886, d. 1977
Children

Citations

  1. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oil City, Velorous Thomas household, National Archives.
  2. [S114] Edna Walz, Social Security Death Index, Master File, www.ancestry.com (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999). Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  3. [S10] Venango County (PA) Marriage License, Edna Jane Thomas and Fred C. Walz marriage license, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  4. [S232] Kathryn Newson, compiler, Thomas Family (n.p.: unpublished draft). Hereinafter cited as Thomas Family.
  5. [S114] Mildred W. OPolka, Social Security Death Index, Master File, www.ancestry.com (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999), 177-07-5835. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  6. [S8] Obituary of Raymond F. Walz, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 19 Mar. 1996, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Fred C. Walz1

b. 1886, d. 1977
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Fred C. Walz was born in 1886.1 He married Edna Jane Thomas, daughter of Velorous Eddy Thomas and Hettie Tipton, on 11 November 1908.2 He died in 1977 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 He was buried in Grove Hill Cemetery, Oil City.1

Family

Edna Jane Thomas b. 27 Dec 1887, d. Jan 1973
Children

Citations

  1. [S232] Kathryn Newson, compiler, Thomas Family (n.p.: unpublished draft). Hereinafter cited as Thomas Family.
  2. [S10] Venango County (PA) Marriage License, Edna Jane Thomas and Fred C. Walz marriage license, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  3. [S114] Mildred W. OPolka, Social Security Death Index, Master File, www.ancestry.com (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999), 177-07-5835. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  4. [S8] Obituary of Raymond F. Walz, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 19 Mar. 1996, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Lela Thomas1

b. 17 March 1891, d. 20 May 1951
FatherVelorous Eddy Thomas1 b. 29 Jun 1858, d. 11 Dec 1898
MotherHettie Tipton1 b. 22 Apr 1861, d. 22 Aug 1916
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Lela Thomas was born on 17 March 1891 in Diamond, Plum Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.2,1 She was the daughter of Velorous Eddy Thomas and Hettie Tipton.1 She married Fred Obert Fralick, son of Ellis Fralick and Della Obert, on 23 December 1913 in Mayville, Chautauqua County, New York.3 She died on 20 May 1951 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania, at age 60.2 She was buried in Sunset Hill Memorial Garden, Cranberry Township, Venango County.2

Family

Fred Obert Fralick b. 19 Dec 1891, d. 13 Oct 1964
Child

Citations

  1. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oil City, Velorous Thomas household, National Archives.
  2. [S238] Obituary: Mrs. Fred Fralick, The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 21 May 1951, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.
  3. [S1273] "New York, County Marriages, 1908-1935," index and images, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FF51-SG4 : accessed 13 Jan 2013), Fred O Fralick and Lela Thomas, 1913., viewed at FamilySearch (familysearch.org).
  4. [S8] Obituary of Oscar V. Thomas, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 1971, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Fred Obert Fralick1

b. 19 December 1891, d. 13 October 1964
FatherEllis Fralick2
MotherDella Obert2
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Fred Obert Fralick was born on 19 December 1891 in Spartansburg, Crawford County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Ellis Fralick and Della Obert.2 He married Lela Thomas, daughter of Velorous Eddy Thomas and Hettie Tipton, on 23 December 1913 in Mayville, Chautauqua County, New York.2 He married Margaret Magee in September 1952.3 He died on 13 October 1964 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania, at age 72.3 He was buried in Calvary Cemetery, Oil City.3
     Fred Obert Fralick worked for the railroads. He began his career on 25 Aug 1911 for the New York Central Railroad out of Toledo, Ohio. He then became a brakeman for the Pennyslvania Railroad. He was transfered to the Oil City yard as a switchman on 23 October 1913. He was soon promoted to conductor and worked in that position until his retirement in January 1958.3

Family 1

Lela Thomas b. 17 Mar 1891, d. 20 May 1951
Child

Family 2

Margaret Magee

Citations

  1. [S1309] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Record of Fred Obert Fralick, viewed at www.ancestry.com.
  2. [S1273] "New York, County Marriages, 1908-1935," index and images, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FF51-SG4 : accessed 13 Jan 2013), Fred O Fralick and Lela Thomas, 1913., viewed at FamilySearch (familysearch.org).
  3. [S8] Fred Fralick, Retired PRR Employe [sic], Dies, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 14 Oct 1964, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  4. [S8] Obituary of Oscar V. Thomas, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 1971, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Howard T. Fralick1

b. 23 October 1916, d. 26 November 1989
FatherFred Obert Fralick1 b. 19 Dec 1891, d. 13 Oct 1964
MotherLela Thomas1 b. 17 Mar 1891, d. 20 May 1951
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Howard T. Fralick was born on 23 October 1916 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.2 He was the son of Fred Obert Fralick and Lela Thomas.1 He died on 26 November 1989 in Georgia at age 73.2
     Howard T. Fralick was living in Georgia in 1971 when his uncle Oscar Thomas died.1

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of Oscar V. Thomas, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 1971, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  2. [S114] Howard T. Fralick, Social Security Death Index, Master File, www.ancestry.com (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999). Hereinafter cited as SSDI.

Pearl L. (?)1

b. circa 1893
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Pearl L. (?) was born circa 1893.1 She married Victor Thomas, son of Delbert Meade Thomas and Loretta August.1

Family

Victor Thomas b. Aug 1889
Child

Citations

  1. [S207] 1910 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Warren Co., Grand Valley, Victor L. Thomas household, National Archives.
  2. [S232] Kathryn Newson, compiler, Thomas Family (n.p.: unpublished draft). Hereinafter cited as Thomas Family.

Edgar L. Thomas1

FatherVictor Thomas1 b. Aug 1889
MotherPearl L. (?)1 b. c 1893
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Edgar L. Thomas is the son of Victor Thomas and Pearl L. (?)1

Citations

  1. [S232] Kathryn Newson, compiler, Thomas Family (n.p.: unpublished draft). Hereinafter cited as Thomas Family.

Evelyn Elizabeth Thomas1

b. 13 February 1895, d. 12 May 1974
FatherWilliam Vernon Thomas1 b. 19 Jul 1865, d. 26 Jan 1942
MotherJeanette Sheetz1 b. Oct 1873, d. 9 Jan 1943
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Evelyn Elizabeth Thomas was born on 13 February 1895 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of William Vernon Thomas and Jeanette Sheetz.1 She married Charles L. York on 18 May 1916.2 She died on 12 May 1974 at age 79.1,3 She was buried in Rynd Farm Cemetery, Cornplanter Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.3

Family

Charles L. York b. 1895, d. 9 Feb 1973
Children

Citations

  1. [S232] Kathryn Newson, compiler, Thomas Family (n.p.: unpublished draft), probably obituary of Evelyn (Thomas) York, The Derrick. Hereinafter cited as Thomas Family.
  2. [S10] Venango County (PA) Marriage License, Evelyn E. Thomas and Charles L. York marriage license, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  3. [S160] Burial Certificates, Evelyn E. York, Rynd Farm Cemetery Records, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Rynd Farm Cemetery burial certificates.
  4. [S114] Mildred M. Ahrens, Social Security Death Index, Master File, www.ancestry.com (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999), 181-18-9453. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  5. [S8] Obituary of Harold T. York, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, June 1994, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  6. [S962] "Obituary of William H. York," The Derrick (online), Oil City, PA, (www.thederrick.com), 27 Dec 2001. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  7. [S8] Obituary of Harold T. York, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 12 June 1994, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Charles L. York1

b. 1895, d. 9 February 1973
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Charles L. York was born in 1895.1 He married Evelyn Elizabeth Thomas, daughter of William Vernon Thomas and Jeanette Sheetz, on 18 May 1916.2 He died on 9 February 1973.1 He was buried in Rynd Farm Cemetery, Cornplanter Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Evelyn Elizabeth Thomas b. 13 Feb 1895, d. 12 May 1974
Children

Citations

  1. [S160] Burial Certificates, Charles L. York, Rynd Farm Cemetery Records, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Rynd Farm Cemetery burial certificates.
  2. [S10] Venango County (PA) Marriage License, Evelyn E. Thomas and Charles L. York marriage license, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  3. [S114] Mildred M. Ahrens, Social Security Death Index, Master File, www.ancestry.com (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999), 181-18-9453. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  4. [S8] Obituary of Harold T. York, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, June 1994, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  5. [S962] "Obituary of William H. York," The Derrick (online), Oil City, PA, (www.thederrick.com), 27 Dec 2001. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  6. [S8] Obituary of Harold T. York, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 12 June 1994, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Jean I. York1

b. 18 August 1926, d. 5 April 2006
FatherCharles L. York1 b. 1895, d. 9 Feb 1973
MotherEvelyn Elizabeth Thomas1 b. 13 Feb 1895, d. 12 May 1974
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Jean I. York was born on 18 August 1926.1,2 She was the daughter of Charles L. York and Evelyn Elizabeth Thomas.1 She married Francis J. Slaven on 12 April 1946.1,3 She died on 5 April 2006 in Rouseville, Cornplanter Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, at age 79.2

Family

Francis J. Slaven b. 31 Mar 1923, d. 16 Dec 2002
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of Harold T. York, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, June 1994, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  2. [S114] Jean I. Slaven, Social Security Death Index, Master File, www.ancestry.com (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999), 185-20-9594. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  3. [S962] "Obituary of Francis J. "Scotty" Slaven," The Derrick (online), Oil City, PA, (www.thederrick.com), 17 Dec 2002. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Francis J. Slaven1

b. 31 March 1923, d. 16 December 2002
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Francis J. Slaven was born on 31 March 1923 in Rouseville, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 He married Jean I. York, daughter of Charles L. York and Evelyn Elizabeth Thomas, on 12 April 1946.2,1 He died on 16 December 2002 in Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania, at age 79.1
     Francis J. Slaven also went by the name of Scotty.1 He served with the U.S. Army during World War II.1

Family

Jean I. York b. 18 Aug 1926, d. 5 Apr 2006
Children

Citations

  1. [S962] "Obituary of Francis J. "Scotty" Slaven," The Derrick (online), Oil City, PA, (www.thederrick.com), 17 Dec 2002. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  2. [S8] Obituary of Harold T. York, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, June 1994, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Mildred Marie York1

b. 22 July 1917, d. 31 December 1999
FatherCharles L. York1 b. 1895, d. 9 Feb 1973
MotherEvelyn Elizabeth Thomas1 b. 13 Feb 1895, d. 12 May 1974
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Mildred Marie York was born on 22 July 1917 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1,2 She was the daughter of Charles L. York and Evelyn Elizabeth Thomas.1 She married Richard Ahrens on 1 July 1949.3 She died on 31 December 1999 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania, at age 82.1 She was buried in Sunset Hill Memorial Gardens, Cranberry Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.3

Family

Richard Ahrens d. 2 Apr 1983
Child

Citations

  1. [S114] Mildred M. Ahrens, Social Security Death Index, Master File, www.ancestry.com (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999), 181-18-9453. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  2. [S962] "Obituary of Mildred Marie York Ahrens," The Derrick (online), Oil City, PA, (www.thederrick.com), 3 Jan 1999, (birthdate 26 Jul 1917). Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  3. [S962] "Obituary of Mildred Marie York Ahrens," The Derrick (online), Oil City, PA, (www.thederrick.com), 3 Jan 1999. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Richard Ahrens1

d. 2 April 1983
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Richard Ahrens married Mildred Marie York, daughter of Charles L. York and Evelyn Elizabeth Thomas, on 1 July 1949.2 He died on 2 April 1983.2

Family

Mildred Marie York b. 22 Jul 1917, d. 31 Dec 1999
Child

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of Harold T. York, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, June 1994, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  2. [S962] "Obituary of Mildred Marie York Ahrens," The Derrick (online), Oil City, PA, (www.thederrick.com), 3 Jan 1999. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Jack York1

d. before 1994
FatherCharles L. York1 b. 1895, d. 9 Feb 1973
MotherEvelyn Elizabeth Thomas1 b. 13 Feb 1895, d. 12 May 1974
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Jack York was the son of Charles L. York and Evelyn Elizabeth Thomas.1 He died before 1994.1

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of Harold T. York, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, June 1994, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Charles York1

d. before 1994
FatherCharles L. York1 b. 1895, d. 9 Feb 1973
MotherEvelyn Elizabeth Thomas1 b. 13 Feb 1895, d. 12 May 1974
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Charles York was the son of Charles L. York and Evelyn Elizabeth Thomas.1 He died before 1994.1

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of Harold T. York, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, June 1994, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Roberta Henrietta Thomas1

b. January 1899
FatherWilliam Vernon Thomas1 b. 19 Jul 1865, d. 26 Jan 1942
MotherJeanette Sheetz1 b. Oct 1873, d. 9 Jan 1943
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Roberta Henrietta Thomas was born in January 1899 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of William Vernon Thomas and Jeanette Sheetz.1 She married Cezar Nestark on 4 October 1924.2
     Roberta Henrietta Thomas was living in Buffalo, New York, in 1942 when her father died.3

Family

Cezar Nestark b. c 1897
Child

Citations

  1. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oil City, William V. Thomas household, National Archives.
  2. [S10] Venango County (PA) Marriage License, Roberta H. Thomas and Cezar Nestark marriage license, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  3. [S8] Obituary of William V. Thomas, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 1942, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  4. [S232] Kathryn Newson, compiler, Thomas Family (n.p.: unpublished draft). Hereinafter cited as Thomas Family.

Cezar Nestark1

b. circa 1897
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Cezar Nestark was born circa 1897.1 He married Roberta Henrietta Thomas, daughter of William Vernon Thomas and Jeanette Sheetz, on 4 October 1924.1

Family

Roberta Henrietta Thomas b. Jan 1899
Child

Citations

  1. [S10] Venango County (PA) Marriage License, Roberta H. Thomas and Cezar Nestark marriage license, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S232] Kathryn Newson, compiler, Thomas Family (n.p.: unpublished draft). Hereinafter cited as Thomas Family.

Adelaide A. Thomas1

b. 8 September 1902, d. 23 March 1994
FatherWilliam Vernon Thomas1 b. 19 Jul 1865, d. 26 Jan 1942
MotherJeanette Sheetz1 b. Oct 1873, d. 9 Jan 1943
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Adelaide A. Thomas was born on 8 September 1902 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of William Vernon Thomas and Jeanette Sheetz.1 She married Ralph McKinley Gates on 12 November 1919.1 She died on 23 March 1994 in Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania, at age 91.1 She was buried in Grove Hill Cemetery, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1
     According to the obituary, Adelaide A. Thomas was survived by 10 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.1

Family

Ralph McKinley Gates d. 6 Dec 1970
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of Addie A. Gates, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 24 Mar. 1994, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Ralph McKinley Gates1

d. 6 December 1970
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Ralph McKinley Gates married Adelaide A. Thomas, daughter of William Vernon Thomas and Jeanette Sheetz, on 12 November 1919.1 He died on 6 December 1970.1 He was buried in Grove Hill Cemetery, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Adelaide A. Thomas b. 8 Sep 1902, d. 23 Mar 1994
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of Addie A. Gates, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 24 Mar. 1994, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Dorothy F. Gates1

b. 1 November 1920, d. 15 December 2008
FatherRalph McKinley Gates1 d. 6 Dec 1970
MotherAdelaide A. Thomas1 b. 8 Sep 1902, d. 23 Mar 1994
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Dorothy F. Gates was born on 1 November 1920 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.2 She was the daughter of Ralph McKinley Gates and Adelaide A. Thomas.1 She married Robert E. Lesh on 19 January 1944.2 She died on 15 December 2008 in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania, at age 88.2 She was buried in Shaw Farm Cemetery, Oil City.2
     Dorothy F. Gates was living in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania, in 1994 when her mother died.1 She was living in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania, in 2002 when her brother Ralph died.3

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of Addie A. Gates, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 24 Mar. 1994, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  2. [S962] "Obituary of Dorothy G. Lesh," The Derrick (online), Oil City, PA, (www.thederrick.com), 17 Dec 2008. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  3. [S962] "Obituary of Ralph McKinley Gates Jr.," The Derrick (online), Oil City, PA, (www.thederrick.com), 4 Nov 2002. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Robert E. Lesh1

d. 16 April 1995
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Robert E. Lesh married Dorothy F. Gates, daughter of Ralph McKinley Gates and Adelaide A. Thomas, on 19 January 1944.2 He died on 16 April 1995.2

Family

Dorothy F. Gates b. 1 Nov 1920, d. 15 Dec 2008
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of Addie A. Gates, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 24 Mar. 1994, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  2. [S962] "Obituary of Dorothy G. Lesh," The Derrick (online), Oil City, PA, (www.thederrick.com), 17 Dec 2008. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Virginia A. Gates1

b. circa 1923, d. 29 April 2011
FatherRalph McKinley Gates1 d. 6 Dec 1970
MotherAdelaide A. Thomas1 b. 8 Sep 1902, d. 23 Mar 1994
ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     Virginia A. Gates was born circa 1923.2 She was the daughter of Ralph McKinley Gates and Adelaide A. Thomas.1 She married (?) Ahrens.1 She died on 29 April 2011 in California.2
     Virginia A. Gates was living in Simi Valley, California, in 2002 when her brother died.1,3

Family

(?) Ahrens

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of Addie A. Gates, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 24 Mar. 1994, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  2. [S962] "Other Deaths," The Derrick (online), Oil City, PA, (www.thederrick.com), 7 Jun 2011. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  3. [S962] "Obituary of Ralph McKinley Gates Jr.," The Derrick (online), Oil City, PA, (www.thederrick.com), 4 Nov 2002. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

(?) Ahrens1

ChartsDescendants of Samuel Thomas
     (?) Ahrens married Virginia A. Gates, daughter of Ralph McKinley Gates and Adelaide A. Thomas.1

Family

Virginia A. Gates b. c 1923, d. 29 Apr 2011

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of Addie A. Gates, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 24 Mar. 1994, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.