David Mark1

b. 24 February 1766, d. 8 April 1844
FatherWilliam Killian Mark1,2 b. c 1719, d. Oct 1792
MotherAnna Maria (?)1
     David Mark was born on 24 February 1766 in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of William Killian Mark and Anna Maria (?)1,2 He married Gertrude Rupp.3,4 He died on 8 April 1844 in Centre County, Pennsylvania, at age 78.1 He and Gertrude Rupp were buried in Heckman Cemetery, Centre County, Pennsylvania.5

Family

Gertrude Rupp b. Sep 1770, d. 29 Nov 1826

Citations

  1. [S220] Centre County Historical Society, Centre County, (PA) cemetery records (n.p.: n.pub.), Heckman Cemetery (gravestone of David Mark). Hereinafter cited as Centre Co., (PA) cemetery records.
  2. [S222] Unknown compiler, compiler, Dauphin County, (PA) Orphan's Court, 1785-1996 (n.p.: n.pub.), p. 396 (16 Apr 1793). Hereinafter cited as Dauphin Co., PA Orphan's Court.
  3. [S220] Centre County Historical Society, Centre County, (PA) cemetery records (n.p.: n.pub.), Heckman Cemetery (gravestone of Gertrude Rupp Mark). Hereinafter cited as Centre Co., (PA) cemetery records.
  4. [S218] J. H. Beers, Commemorative Biographical Record of Central Pennsylvania (n.p.: n.pub., 1898), p. 385 (biographical sketch of Henry Mark). Hereinafter cited as Central PA biographies.
  5. [S220] Centre County Historical Society, Centre County, (PA) cemetery records (n.p.: n.pub.), Heckman Cemetery (gravestone of David and Gertrude Rupp Mark). Hereinafter cited as Centre Co., (PA) cemetery records.

Gertrude Rupp1

b. September 1770, d. 29 November 1826
     Gertrude Rupp was born in September 1770.1 She married David Mark, son of William Killian Mark and Anna Maria (?).1,2 She died on 29 November 1826 in Centre County, Pennsylvania, at age 56.1 She and David Mark were buried in Heckman Cemetery, Centre County, Pennsylvania.3

Family

David Mark b. 24 Feb 1766, d. 8 Apr 1844

Citations

  1. [S220] Centre County Historical Society, Centre County, (PA) cemetery records (n.p.: n.pub.), Heckman Cemetery (gravestone of Gertrude Rupp Mark). Hereinafter cited as Centre Co., (PA) cemetery records.
  2. [S218] J. H. Beers, Commemorative Biographical Record of Central Pennsylvania (n.p.: n.pub., 1898), p. 385 (biographical sketch of Henry Mark). Hereinafter cited as Central PA biographies.
  3. [S220] Centre County Historical Society, Centre County, (PA) cemetery records (n.p.: n.pub.), Heckman Cemetery (gravestone of David and Gertrude Rupp Mark). Hereinafter cited as Centre Co., (PA) cemetery records.

Jacob Mark1

b. 17 June 1764, d. July 1836
FatherWilliam Killian Mark1,2 b. c 1719, d. Oct 1792
MotherAnna Maria (?)1
     Jacob Mark was born on 17 June 1764 in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of William Killian Mark and Anna Maria (?)1,2 He married Magdalena Kopp.3,4 He died in July 1836 in Centre County, Pennsylvania, at age 72.1 He and Magdalena Kopp were buried in St. Paul's Lutheran & Reformed Cemetery, Centre County, Pennsylvania.3

Family

Magdalena Kopp b. 19 Jun 1768, d. 13 Jan 1838

Citations

  1. [S220] Centre County Historical Society, Centre County, (PA) cemetery records (n.p.: n.pub.), St. Paul's Lutheran and Reformed Cemetery (gravestone of Jacob Mark). Hereinafter cited as Centre Co., (PA) cemetery records.
  2. [S222] Unknown compiler, compiler, Dauphin County, (PA) Orphan's Court, 1785-1996 (n.p.: n.pub.), p. 396 (16 Apr 1793). Hereinafter cited as Dauphin Co., PA Orphan's Court.
  3. [S220] Centre County Historical Society, Centre County, (PA) cemetery records (n.p.: n.pub.), St. Paul's Lutheran and Reformed Cemetery (gravestone of Magdalena Mark). Hereinafter cited as Centre Co., (PA) cemetery records.
  4. [S251] Steve Zimmerman, "Descendants of Ulrich Merk", 2000. Cites Magdalena's maiden name as Kopp, no source listed.

Magdalena Kopp1,2

b. 19 June 1768, d. 13 January 1838
     Magdalena Kopp was born on 19 June 1768.1 She married Jacob Mark, son of William Killian Mark and Anna Maria (?).1,3 She died on 13 January 1838 in Centre County, Pennsylvania, at age 69.1 She and Jacob Mark were buried in St. Paul's Lutheran & Reformed Cemetery, Centre County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Jacob Mark b. 17 Jun 1764, d. Jul 1836

Citations

  1. [S220] Centre County Historical Society, Centre County, (PA) cemetery records (n.p.: n.pub.), St. Paul's Lutheran and Reformed Cemetery (gravestone of Magdalena Mark). Hereinafter cited as Centre Co., (PA) cemetery records.
  2. [S251] Steve Zimmerman, "Descendants of Ulrich Merk", 2000.
  3. [S251] Steve Zimmerman, "Descendants of Ulrich Merk", 2000. Cites Magdalena's maiden name as Kopp, no source listed.

Phillippina Mark1

b. circa August 1750, d. 26 June 1818
FatherWilliam Killian Mark1 b. c 1719, d. Oct 1792
MotherAnna Maria (?)1
     Phillippina Mark was born circa August 1750 in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.2 She was the daughter of William Killian Mark and Anna Maria (?)1 She married Adam Harper.1 She died on 26 June 1818 in Haines Township, Centre County, Pennsylvania.2

Family

Adam Harper b. 16 Mar 1753, d. 22 Nov 1827
Children

Citations

  1. [S222] Unknown compiler, compiler, Dauphin County, (PA) Orphan's Court, 1785-1996 (n.p.: n.pub.), p. 396 (16 Apr 1793). Hereinafter cited as Dauphin Co., PA Orphan's Court.
  2. [S251] Steve Zimmerman, "Descendants of Ulrich Merk", 2000.
  3. [S251] Steve Zimmerman, "Descendants of Ulrich Merk", 2000. Ref: Adam Harper estate #1710.
  4. [S251] Steve Zimmerman, "Descendants of Ulrich Merk", 2000. Ref: extract from Genealogy of the Meyer Family (1890), written by the Honorable Henry Meyer.

Adam Harper1

b. 16 March 1753, d. 22 November 1827
     Adam Harper was born on 16 March 1753 in East Hanover Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.2 He married Phillippina Mark, daughter of William Killian Mark and Anna Maria (?).1 He died on 22 November 1827 in Haines Township, Centre County, Pennsylvania, at age 74.2

Family

Phillippina Mark b. c Aug 1750, d. 26 Jun 1818
Children

Citations

  1. [S222] Unknown compiler, compiler, Dauphin County, (PA) Orphan's Court, 1785-1996 (n.p.: n.pub.), p. 396 (16 Apr 1793). Hereinafter cited as Dauphin Co., PA Orphan's Court.
  2. [S251] Steve Zimmerman, "Descendants of Ulrich Merk", 2000.
  3. [S251] Steve Zimmerman, "Descendants of Ulrich Merk", 2000. Ref: Adam Harper estate #1710.
  4. [S251] Steve Zimmerman, "Descendants of Ulrich Merk", 2000. Ref: extract from Genealogy of the Meyer Family (1890), written by the Honorable Henry Meyer.

Conrad Mark1

FatherWilliam Killian Mark1 b. c 1719, d. Oct 1792
MotherAnna Maria (?)1
     Conrad Mark was the son of William Killian Mark and Anna Maria (?)1

Citations

  1. [S222] Unknown compiler, compiler, Dauphin County, (PA) Orphan's Court, 1785-1996 (n.p.: n.pub.), p. 396 (16 Apr 1793). Hereinafter cited as Dauphin Co., PA Orphan's Court.

Adam Mark1

b. 20 March 1757, d. 20 October 1814
FatherWilliam Killian Mark1 b. c 1719, d. Oct 1792
MotherAnna Maria (?)1
     Adam Mark was born on 20 March 1757 in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.2 He was the son of William Killian Mark and Anna Maria (?)1 He married Margaret Miller.2 He died on 20 October 1814 in East Hanover Township, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, at age 57.2

Family

Margaret Miller b. 28 May 1760, d. 3 Aug 1850

Citations

  1. [S222] Unknown compiler, compiler, Dauphin County, (PA) Orphan's Court, 1785-1996 (n.p.: n.pub.), p. 396 (16 Apr 1793). Hereinafter cited as Dauphin Co., PA Orphan's Court.
  2. [S251] Steve Zimmerman, "Descendants of Ulrich Merk", 2000.

George Mark1

FatherWilliam Killian Mark1 b. c 1719, d. Oct 1792
MotherAnna Maria (?)1
     George Mark was the son of William Killian Mark and Anna Maria (?)1

Citations

  1. [S222] Unknown compiler, compiler, Dauphin County, (PA) Orphan's Court, 1785-1996 (n.p.: n.pub.), p. 396 (16 Apr 1793). Hereinafter cited as Dauphin Co., PA Orphan's Court.

Magdalena Mark1

FatherWilliam Killian Mark1 b. c 1719, d. Oct 1792
MotherAnna Maria (?)1
     Magdalena Mark was the daughter of William Killian Mark and Anna Maria (?)1 She married (?) Ream.2

Family

(?) Ream

Citations

  1. [S222] Unknown compiler, compiler, Dauphin County, (PA) Orphan's Court, 1785-1996 (n.p.: n.pub.), p. 396 (16 Apr 1793). Hereinafter cited as Dauphin Co., PA Orphan's Court.
  2. [S226] William Henry Eagle, History of the Counties of Dauphin and Lebanon (n.p.: n.pub., 1883), p. 342. Hereinafter cited as History of the Counties of Dauphin and Lebanon.

(?) Ream1

     (?) Ream married Magdalena Mark, daughter of William Killian Mark and Anna Maria (?).1

Citations

  1. [S226] William Henry Eagle, History of the Counties of Dauphin and Lebanon (n.p.: n.pub., 1883), p. 342. Hereinafter cited as History of the Counties of Dauphin and Lebanon.

Margaret Mark1

d. before 1792
FatherWilliam Killian Mark1 b. c 1719, d. Oct 1792
MotherAnna Maria (?)1
     Margaret Mark was the daughter of William Killian Mark and Anna Maria (?)1 She married (?) Weible.2 She died before 1792.1

Family

(?) Weible

Citations

  1. [S222] Unknown compiler, compiler, Dauphin County, (PA) Orphan's Court, 1785-1996 (n.p.: n.pub.), p. 396 (16 Apr 1793). Hereinafter cited as Dauphin Co., PA Orphan's Court.
  2. [S226] William Henry Eagle, History of the Counties of Dauphin and Lebanon (n.p.: n.pub., 1883), p. 342. Hereinafter cited as History of the Counties of Dauphin and Lebanon.

(?) Weible1

     (?) Weible married Margaret Mark, daughter of William Killian Mark and Anna Maria (?).1

Family

Margaret Mark d. b 1792

Citations

  1. [S226] William Henry Eagle, History of the Counties of Dauphin and Lebanon (n.p.: n.pub., 1883), p. 342. Hereinafter cited as History of the Counties of Dauphin and Lebanon.

Lydia (?)1

b. circa 23 January 1807, d. 2 June 1890
     Lydia (?) was born circa 23 January 1807 in Centre County, Pennsylvania.2 She married John Mark, son of Rudolph Mark and Barbara Walterberger.3 She died on 2 June 1890 in Cherrytree Township, Venango County.4,2 She and John Mark were buried in Oakland Cemetery, Hamilton Corner's, Oakland Township, Venango County.5
     Lydia (?) and John Mark lived in Cherrytree Township, Venango County.6,7,8 She and John Mark had no children.

Family

John Mark b. c 11 Sep 1799, d. 2 Nov 1886

Citations

  1. [S145] Gravestone, gravestone of John and Lydia Mark, Oakland Cemetery, Oakland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat, 1985.
  2. [S229] Obituary of Lydia Mark, Venango Spectator, Franklin, PA, 5 June 1890, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania, (d. 2 June 1890, aged 83y, 4m, 9d).
  3. [S145] Gravestone, John and Lydia Mark, Oakland Cemetery, Oakland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat, 1985.
  4. [S154] Registrar's Docket 4:12 will, Venango County Will, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  5. [S145] Gravestone, John Mark, Oakland Cemetery, Oakland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat, 1985.
  6. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cherrytree Tp., John Mark household, National Archives, (John Mark, 51, PA, farmer; Lydia, 44, PA; John Wesley Boals, 6, PA).
  7. [S155] 1860 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cherrytree Tp., John Mark household, National Archives, (John Mark, 61, PA; Lydia, 56, PA).
  8. [S146] 1870 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cherrytree Tp., John Mark household, National Archives, (John Mark, 70, PA; Lydia, 64, PA).

Catherine Lutz

     Catherine Lutz married David Weber Mark, son of Rudolph Mark and Barbara Walterberger.1 She married Levi Klesser(?) circa 1861.2
     Catherine Mark, widow of David Mark, is head of household in the 1860 Census of Oakland Township, Venango County. The household consisted of Catherine Mark 49, Cyrus 17, Sarah B. 15, Lydia A. 12, David L. 7.3 She and Levi Klesser(?) were living in Red Bank Township, Clarion County, Pennsylvania, in 1870.4

Family 1

David Weber Mark b. 31 Mar 1805, d. c 28 Jul 1858
Children

Family 2

Levi Klesser(?)

Citations

  1. [S236] Georgia Wygant Miller, History of the James Wygant Family (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date), records Catherine's maiden name as Lutz, but lists no source. Hereinafter cited as James Wygant Family.
  2. [S148] Venango County Orphan's Court, Appointment of Guardian for David Mark's children, OCD 1:600-601, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Orphan's Court.
  3. [S155] 1860 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oakland Tp., Catherine Mark household, National Archives, (Catherine Mark 49, Cyrus 17, Sarah B. 15, Lydia A. 12, David L. 7).
  4. [S146] 1870 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Clarion Co., Red Bank Tp., Levi Klepper household, National Archives, (Levi Klepper, 67, PA, wheelwright; Catherine, 52, PA; Lidia Marks, 21, PA; David L., 18, PA).
  5. [S148] Venango County Orphan's Court, Guardianship for children of David Mark, OCD 1:600-601; 6:252, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Orphan's Court.
  6. [S212] Obituary of Israel T. Mark, Venango Citizen Press, Franklin, PA, 16 Oct 1918, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  7. [S145] Gravestone, Benjamin F. Mark, Oakland Cemetery, Oakland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat, 1985, (1837-1881).
  8. [S229] Obituary of Benjamin F. Mark, Venango Spectator, Franklin, PA, 10 Feb 1881, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  9. [S212] Obituary of Cyrus S. Mark, Venango Citizen Press, Franklin, PA, 29 Oct 1913, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  10. [S155] 1860 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oakland Tp., Catherine Mark household, National Archives.
  11. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oakland Tp., David Mark household, National Archives.
  12. [S1462] Lydia Lavan, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 115622 (filed 24 Nov 1920), (informant: Elias Lavan, Hawthorn, PA [husb]), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 15 Apr 1848, PA, parents David Mark and Catherine Lutz; d. 22 Nov 1920, Hawthorn, Clarion Co., PA; bur: Shannondale Cem.).

Maria Gramley1

b. circa 1814, d. 29 January 1875
     Maria Gramley was born circa 1814 in Pennsylvania.2 She married Martin Bare.3,4 She married Henry Mark, son of Rudolph Mark and Barbara Walterberger, on 28 December 1837 in Miles Township, Centre County.1 She died on 29 January 1875 in Filmore County, Minnesota.5
     Maria Gramley and Henry moved from Pennsylvania to Fillmore County, Minnesota, by 1857.6,7,8,9

Family 1

Martin Bare
Child

Family 2

Henry Mark b. c 1807, d. 19 Feb 1883
Children

Citations

  1. [S228] Centre County Historical Society, compiler, Spangler Notebook (Centre Co., PA records) (n.p.: n.pub.), marriage record (need citation). Hereinafter cited as Spangler Notebook.
  2. [S1420] 1857 Territorial Census, Minnesota, Filmore Co., Township 101, Henry Mark household (Henry Mark, 51, PA, farmer; Maria, 43, PA; Adam R., 16, PA; Wm. H., 8, PA; Amanda Old, 17, PA; David Ware, 21, PA, farmer; two others), familysearch.org, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/38GB-DMM : accessed 07 Sep 2013).
  3. [S228] Centre County Historical Society, compiler, Spangler Notebook (Centre Co., PA records) (n.p.: n.pub.), marriage record of Henry Mark and Maria Gramley Bane (need citation). Hereinafter cited as Spangler Notebook.
  4. [S973] Genealogy of Johannes Baer, 1749-1910 [database on-line]., viewed at Ancestry (www.ancestry.com, accessed 9 June 2019). Original data: Bare, Daniel Mathias. Genealogy of Johannes Baer, 1749-1910. Harrisburg, Pa.: Central Print and Pub., 1910, p. 36 (Martin Baer md. Maria Gramely).
  5. [S1273] "Minnesota, Deaths and Burials, 1835-1990," index, viewed at Family Search (familysearch.org), (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FD4D-MYQ : accessed 07 Sep 2013), Henry Mark in entry for Maria Mark, 29 Jan 1875.
  6. [S1420] 1857 Territorial Census, Minnesota, Fillmore Co., Township 101, Henry Mark household (Henry Mark, 51, PA, farmer; Maria, 43, PA; Adam R., 16, PA; Wm. H., 8, PA; Amanda Old, 17, PA; David Ware, 21, PA, farmer; two others), familysearch.org, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/38GB-DMM : accessed 07 Sep 2013).
  7. [S248] 1860 U.S. Census, Minnesota, Fillmore Co., Bristol Tp., Henry Mark household, National Archives, (Henry Mark, 38, PA, farmer, real estate $700, personal estate $150; Mariah 36, Adam 18, Wm 16).
  8. [S249] 1870 U.S. Census, Minnesota, Fillmore Co., Bristol Tp., Henry Mark household, National Archives, (Henry Mark 65, PA, farmer, real estate $3600, personal estate $1300; Maria 58; William 20).
  9. [S1421] 1875 State Census, Minnesota, Filmore Co., Township 101, William Mark household (William Mark, 25, PA/PA/PA; C.E, 23, IA/NY/OH; Susan N., 2, MN/NY/OH; John H., (0), MN/NY/OH; Henry, 67, PA/PA/PA; David Cummings, 14, MN/PA/PA), familysearch.org, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MKND-VH6 : accessed 07 Sep 2013).
  10. [S230] Gravestone, Barbary Allen Mark, Neely Cemetery, Oakland Tp., Venango Co., PA, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania; read by Alice Morrison, (Barbary Allen, d/o Henry and Mariah Mark, d. 25 June 1840, aged 1y, 9m, 3d).
  11. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oakland Tp., Henry Mark household, National Archives.

Martin Bare1,2

     Martin Bare married Maria Gramley.3,1

Family

Maria Gramley b. c 1814, d. 29 Jan 1875
Child

Citations

  1. [S973] Genealogy of Johannes Baer, 1749-1910 [database on-line]., viewed at Ancestry (www.ancestry.com, accessed 9 June 2019). Original data: Bare, Daniel Mathias. Genealogy of Johannes Baer, 1749-1910. Harrisburg, Pa.: Central Print and Pub., 1910, p. 36 (Martin Baer md. Maria Gramely).
  2. [S228] Centre County Historical Society, compiler, Spangler Notebook (Centre Co., PA records) (n.p.: n.pub.), marriage record (need citation). Hereinafter cited as Spangler Notebook.
  3. [S228] Centre County Historical Society, compiler, Spangler Notebook (Centre Co., PA records) (n.p.: n.pub.), marriage record of Henry Mark and Maria Gramley Bane (need citation). Hereinafter cited as Spangler Notebook.

Adam Rudolph Mark1,2,3

b. 14 May 1840, d. 20 December 1919
FatherHenry Mark2 b. c 1807, d. 19 Feb 1883
MotherMaria Gramley2 b. c 1814, d. 29 Jan 1875
     Adam Rudolph Mark was born on 14 May 1840 in Oakland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.4,5,6 He was the son of Henry Mark and Maria Gramley.2 He married Duska N. Serfling on 24 July 1862 in Fillmore County, Minnesota.7 He married Florence C. Yaste on 31 August 1898 in Wankohee, Fillmore County, Minnesota.8 He died on 20 December 1919 in Fillmore County, Minnesota, at age 79.1 He was buried in Bristol Center Cemetery, Bristol, Bristol Township, Fillmore County, Minnesota.5
     Adam Rudolph Mark lived in Bristol Township, Filmore County, Minnesota.9,3,10,4

Family 1

Duska N. Serfling b. 16 Jun 1844, d. 22 Jul 1897
Children

Citations

  1. [S973] Death Record, Adam Rudolph Merk, Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2002 [database on-line], viewed at Ancestry (www.ancestry.com, accessed 25 Mar 2017).
  2. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oakland Tp., Henry Mark household, National Archives.
  3. [S1422] 1880 U.S. Census, Minnesota, Filmore Co., Bristol Tp., Adam R. Mark household (Adam R. Mark, 40, PA/PA/PA, farmer; Dusky N., 36, Saxe Alden.../Saxe/Saxe; Franklin P., 16, MN/PA/Saxe; Mary E., 14, MN/PA/Saxe; Thressa M., 12, MN/PA/Saxe; Emma L., 9, MN/PA/Saxe; William H., 5, MN/PA/Saxe; Burton R., 1, MN/PA/Saxe; Estell Chase, 20, IL/NY/NY, servant, viewed at Ancestry.com, (accessed 7 Sep 2013).
  4. [S637] 1900 U.S. Census, Minnesota, Fillmore Co., Bristol Tp., Adam R. Marks household, National Archives, (Adam R. Marks, May 1840, PA/PA/PA, farmer, md 39y; Flora C., Mar 1865, MN/MD/MD, md 2y, 1child/0lvg).
  5. [S1100] Burial Record, Adam R. Mark, Bristol Center Cem., Bristol, Fillmore Co., MN (record created by gensearch, 3 Oct 2012, Find A Grave Memorial# 98221688), viewed at www.findagrave.com, accessed 25 Mar 2017, (Adam R. Mark, b. 14 May 1840 in PA, d. 20 Dec 1919, Bristol, Fillmore Co., MN (no photo, no reference for dates or places)).
  6. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oakland Tp., Henry Mark household, National Archives, (Henry Mark 44, PA, Maria 37, PA, Adam L. 10, PA, Henry W. 4/12, PA).
  7. [S973] Marriage Record, Adam R. Marks [sic] and Dorkia [sic] Serfling, Minnesota, Marriages Index, 1849-1950 [database on-line], viewed at Ancestry (www.ancestry.com, accessed 25 Mar 2017).
  8. [S973] Marriage Record, A. R. Mark and Flora C. Yaste, Minnesota, Marriages Index, 1849-1950 [database on-line], viewed at Ancestry (www.ancestry.com, accessed 25 Mar 2017).
  9. [S249] 1870 U.S. Census, Minnesota, Fillmore Co., Bristol Tp., Adam Mark household, National Archives, (Adam Mark, 28 PA, farmer, real estate $2500, personal estate $1400; Dusky 26 PA; Frank 6 MN; Mary 4 MN; Maria 2 MN).
  10. [S1497] 1875 State Census, Minnesota, Filmore Co., Bristol, A. R. Mark household (A. R. Mark, 45, PA; D. N., 40, Germany; F. P., 21, MN; Mary E., 19, MN; T. M., 17, MN/; Emma L., 13, MN; W. H., 11, MN; Iona L, 2, MN, familysearch.org, (accessed 25 Mar 2017).

William Henry Mark1

b. 26 February 1850, d. 11 October 1925
FatherHenry Mark1 b. c 1807, d. 19 Feb 1883
MotherMaria Gramley1 b. c 1814, d. 29 Jan 1875
     William Henry Mark was born on 26 February 1850 in Oakland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.2,3 He was the son of Henry Mark and Maria Gramley.1 He married Caroline Ellen Hurlbut on 21 April 1872 in Fillmore County, Minnesota.4 He died on 11 October 1925 in Osage, Mitchell County, Iowa, at age 75.5 He was buried in Osage Cemetery, Osage.6
     William Henry Mark moved as a boy from Pennsylvania to Filmore County, Minnesota, by 1857.7 He moved from Minnesota to Baker Township, Guthrie County, Iowa, by 1878.8 He was living in Hardin County, Iowa, in 1883.9 He was living in Frankford Township, Mower County, Minnesota, in 1900.10 He was living in Cedar Township, Mitchell County, Iowa, in 1910.11

Family

Caroline Ellen Hurlbut b. 29 Feb 1852, d. 5 Apr 1945
Children

Citations

  1. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oakland Tp., Henry Mark household, National Archives.
  2. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oakland Tp., Henry Mark household, National Archives, (Henry Mark 44, PA, Maria 37, PA, Adam L. 10, PA, Henry W. 4/12, PA).
  3. [S1100] Burial Record, William H. Mark, Osage Cemetery, Oasage, Mitchell Co., IA (record created by D M Scott, Jul 14, 2010, Find A Grave Memorial# 54936811), viewed at www.findagrave.com, accessed 25 Mar 2017, (William H. Mark, b. 26 Feb 1850, d. 10 Nov 1925 (photo)--NOTE: Find A Grave record incorrect death date as 11 Oct 1925).
  4. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, <http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi>, downloaded 20 July 2000, references LDS Vital Records Index North America, 1998.
  5. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, <http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi>, downloaded 20 July 2000, references NEHGS Register, Vol. 87, April 1933, page: 191.
  6. [S1100] Burial Record, Caroline E. Mark, Osage Cemetery, Oasage, Mitchell Co., IA (record created by D M Scott, Jul 14, 2010, Find A Grave Memorial# 54936811), viewed at www.findagrave.com, accessed 25 Mar 2017, (Caroline E. Mark, b. 29 Feb 1852, d. 5 Apr 1945 (photo)).
  7. [S1421] 1875 State Census, Minnesota, Filmore Co., Township 101, William Mark household (William Mark, 25, PA/PA/PA; C.E, 23, IA/NY/OH; Susan N., 2, MN/NY/OH; John H., (0), MN/NY/OH; Henry, 67, PA/PA/PA; David Cummings, 14, MN/PA/PA), familysearch.org, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MKND-VH6 : accessed 07 Sep 2013).
  8. [S583] 1880 U.S. Census, Iowa, Guthrie Co., Baker Tp., William Marks household (William Marks, 30, PA/PA/PA, farmer; Caroline E, 28, IA/NY/OH; Susan N., 7, MN/PA/IA; John H., 5, MN/PA/IA; Barbara E., 3, MN/PA/IA; Katherine E., 1, IA/PA/IA; Charles Kendall, 26, Can/Bav/Bav,farm laborer, no relation; Addison Hurlbut, 22, MN/NY/OH, no relation, farm laborer; Henry Marks, 73, PA/PA/PA, father, farm laborer, Ancestry.com, (accessed 7 Sep 2013).
  9. [S1317] 1885 State Census, Iowa, Hardin Co., Tipton/Hubbard, William Mark household (William Mark, 34, PA, farmer; Caroline, 32, IA, bn Clayton Co., IA; Susan, 11, MN; John, 9, MN; Barbara, 7, MN; Catherine, 5, IA, bn Guthrie Co.; Adam, 1, IA, bn Guthrie Co.; Alvin Hurlbut, 18, MN, farm laborer, familysearch.org, ((https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/HZL2-63Z : accessed 08 Sep 2013), William Mark, 1885).
  10. [S637] 1900 U.S. Census, Minnesota, Mower Co., Frankford Tp., William Marks household, National Archives, (William Marks, Feb 1850, PA/PA/PA, farmer, md 28y; Caroline, Feb 1852, IA/NY/OH, 6child/6lvg; Barbary, Oct 1876, MN/PA/IA; Addam, Mar 1883, IA/PA/IA; Marry, Aug 1886, IA/PA/IA).
  11. [S1278] 1910 U.S. Census, Iowa, Mitchell Co., Cedar Tp., William H. Mark household, National Archives, (William H. Mark, 60, PA/PA/PA, farmer, md 38y; Caroline E., 58, IA/NY/OH, 6child/6lvg; Catherine, 31, IA/PA/IA, high school teacher; Mary, 23, IA/PA/IA, student, university; Stella Joyce, 3, IA/MN/MN, granddau).
  12. [S1273] "Minnesota, Births and Christenings, 1840-1980," index,, viewed at Family Search (familysearch.org), (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FDHT-PDS : accessed 07 Sep 2013), Susan Naida Mark, 14 Mar 1873.
  13. [S1273] "Minnesota, Births and Christenings, 1840-1980," index,, viewed at Family Search (familysearch.org), (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FD9W-G3T : accessed 07 Sep 2013), John Henry Mark, 26 Sep 1874.
  14. [S250] Rootsweb World Connect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, <http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi>, downloaded 20 July 2000.

Barbary Allen Mark1

b. circa 22 September 1838, d. 25 June 1840
FatherHenry Mark2 b. c 1807, d. 19 Feb 1883
MotherMaria Gramley3 b. c 1814, d. 29 Jan 1875
     Barbary Allen Mark was born circa 22 September 1838 in Oakland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of Henry Mark and Maria Gramley.2,3 She died on 25 June 1840 in Oakland Township, Venango County.1 She was buried in Neely Cemetery, Oakland Township, Venango County.1

Citations

  1. [S230] Gravestone, gravestone of Barbary Allen, d/o Henry and Mariah Mark, d. 25 June 1840, aged 1y, 9m, 3d, Neely Cemetery, Oakland Tp., Venango Co., PA, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania; read by Alice Morrison.
  2. [S230] Gravestone, Barbary Allen Mark, Neely Cemetery, Oakland Tp., Venango Co., PA, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania; read by Alice Morrison, d/o Henry and Mariah Mark, d. 25 June 1840, aged 1y, 9m, 3d.
  3. [S230] Gravestone, Barbary Allen Mark, Neely Cemetery, Oakland Tp., Venango Co., PA, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania; read by Alice Morrison, (Barbary Allen, d/o Henry and Mariah Mark, d. 25 June 1840, aged 1y, 9m, 3d).

Elvina P. Mark1,2

b. circa 12 February 1830, d. 17 January 1896
FatherDavid Weber Mark3 b. 31 Mar 1805, d. c 28 Jul 1858
MotherCatherine Lutz4
     Elvina P. Mark was born circa 12 February 1830 in Pennsylvania.5 She was the daughter of David Weber Mark and Catherine Lutz.3,4 She married John J. Estep.6 She died on 17 January 1896 in Blair County, Pennsylvania.5 She was buried in Logan Valley Cemetery, Bellwood, Blair County, Pennsylvania.5
     Elvina P. Mark and John J. Estep lived in Antis Township, Blair County, Pennsylvania, where John worked as a blacksmith.7,8,9

Family

John J. Estep b. c 15 Mar 1826, d. 14 Dec 1897
Children

Citations

  1. [S148] Venango County Orphan's Court, OCD 1:600-601; 6:252, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania, ((guardianship for children of David Mark)). Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Orphan's Court.
  2. [S1100] Burial Record, Logan Valley Cemetery, Bellwood, Blair Co., PA, Elvina P. Estep, record created by LSK on 25 Apr 2009, viewed at www.findagrave.com, accessed 17 Jul 2018, (photo: Elvina P., w.o J. J. Estep, d. 17 Jan 1896, aged 65y, 11m, 5d).
  3. [S148] Venango County Orphan's Court, OCD 1:600-601; 6:252, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania, (guardianship for children of David Mark). Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Orphan's Court.
  4. [S148] Venango County Orphan's Court, Guardianship for children of David Mark, OCD 1:600-601; 6:252, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Orphan's Court.
  5. [S1100] Burial Record, Logan Valley Cemetery, Bellwood, Blair Co., PA, Elvina P. Estep, record created by LSK on 25 Apr 2009, viewed at www.findagrave.com, accessed 17 Jul 2018, (photo: Elvina P., w/o J. J. Estep, d. 17 Jan 1896, aged 65y, 11m, 5d).
  6. [S148] Venango County Orphan's Court, OCD 1:600-601; 6:252, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania, ((guardianship for children of David Mark)). Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Orphan's Court.
  7. [S155] 1860 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Blair Co., Antis Tp., John Estep household, National Archives, (John Estep, 34, PA, Master blacksmith; Alvina, 30, PA; Lonzo, 8, PA; Laura, 6, PA; Blair, 4, PA; Howard, 1, PA).
  8. [S146] 1870 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Blair Co., Antis Tp., John J. Estep household, National Archives, (John J. Estep, 43, PA, blacksmith; Elvina P., 40, PA; Alonzo T., 18, PA; Blair A., 14, PA; Howard M., 12, PA; Della V., 8, PA; Ira, 6, PA; Harry O., 4, PA; Cora, 2, PA).
  9. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Blair Co., Antis Tp., John J. Estep household, National Archives, (John J. Estep, 54, PA/PA/PA, blacksmith; Elvina P., 50, PA/PA/PA, wife; Della V., 19, PA/PA/PA, dau; Ira, 17, PA/PA/PA, son; Harry O., 15, PA/PA/PA, son; Cora, 12, PA/PA/PA, dau; Minnie, 10, PA/PA/PA, dau; Franklin P., 7, PA/PA/PA, son).
  10. [S1462] Alonzo T. Estep, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 29266, filed 8 Mar 1926 (informant: Mrs. Alice Estep, Bellwood, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 23 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 5 Apr 1852, Antis Tp., PA, d. 6 Mar 1926, Antis Tp., Blair Co., PA; father: J. J. Estep, b. Antis Tp.; mother: Elvina Marks, b. Antis Tp.; spouse: Alice Estep; occ: Farmer; bur: Antis Cemetery).
  11. [S1100] Burial Record, Logan Valley Cemetery, Bellwood, Blair Co., PA, Laura A. Estep, record created by LSK on 15 Oct 2011, viewed at www.findagrave.com, accessed 22 Jul 2018, (photo: Laura A., d/o J.J & E.P. Estep, d. 9 Jan 1861, aged 6y, illegible in photo).
  12. [S1462] Howard M. Estep, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 4584, filed 13 Jan 1943 (informant: B. J. Estep, Bellwood, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 23 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 12 Aug 1850, PA, d. 12 Jan 1943, Antis Tp., Blair Co., PA; father: John J. Estep; mother: Elvina Marks; spouse: Ennis C. Estep; occ: farmer; bur: Antis Tp.).
  13. [S1462] Ira E. Estep, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 110646, filed 16 Dec 1940 (informant: Frank Estep, Bellwood, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 23 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 12 Jan 1863, Antis Tp., PA, d. 15 Dec 1940, Bellwood, Blair Co., PA; father: John J. Estep; mother: Elvina Mark; spouse: Nannie Estep; occ: Engineer, PRR, retired in 1920; bur: Bellwood).
  14. [S1462] Cora Belle Werner, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 90146, filed 12 Sep 1913 (informant: F. A. Werner, Juniata, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 23 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 4 May 1847 [sic: 1867] aged 46y, 4m, 7d, PA, d. 11 Sep 1913, Juniata, Blair Co., PA; father: John Estep; mother: not listed; bur: Bellwood).
  15. [S1462] Minnie Dora Estep Hagerty, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 63857, filed 29 Jul 1940 (informant: James Hagerty, Bellwood, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 23 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 11 Jul 1870, Antis Tp., PA, d. 27 Jul 1940, Bellwood, Blair Co., PA; father: John Estep; mother: Elvina Mark; spouse: James H. Hagerty; occ: housewife; bur: Bellwood).
  16. [S1462] Frank M. Estep, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 11977, filed 10 Feb 1948 (informant: D. Estep, Bellwood, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 23 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 10 Mar 1873. Antis Tp., PA, d. 8 Feb 1949, Bellwood, PA; father: John Estep; mother: Elvina Mark; spouse: Cora Estep; occ: engineer, PRR; bur: Bellwood, PA).

John J. Estep1

b. circa 15 March 1826, d. 14 December 1897
     John J. Estep was born circa 15 March 1826 in Pennsylvania.1,2 He married Elvina P. Mark, daughter of David Weber Mark and Catherine Lutz.3 He died on 14 December 1897 in Blair County, Pennsylvania.1 He was buried in Logan Valley Cemetery, Bellwood, Blair County, Pennsylvania.1
     John J. Estep and Elvina P. Mark lived in Antis Township, Blair County, Pennsylvania, where John worked as a blacksmith.2,4,5

Family

Elvina P. Mark b. c 12 Feb 1830, d. 17 Jan 1896
Children

Citations

  1. [S1100] Burial Record, Logan Valley Cemetery, Bellwood, Blair Co., PA, John J. Estep, record created by Kat on 16 Nov 2004, viewed at www.findagrave.com, accessed 17 Jul 2018, (photo: John J. Estep, d. 14 Dec 1897, aged 71y, 8m, 29d).
  2. [S155] 1860 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Blair Co., Antis Tp., John Estep household, National Archives, (John Estep, 34, PA, Master blacksmith; Alvina, 30, PA; Lonzo, 8, PA; Laura, 6, PA; Blair, 4, PA; Howard, 1, PA).
  3. [S148] Venango County Orphan's Court, OCD 1:600-601; 6:252, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania, ((guardianship for children of David Mark)). Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Orphan's Court.
  4. [S146] 1870 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Blair Co., Antis Tp., John J. Estep household, National Archives, (John J. Estep, 43, PA, blacksmith; Elvina P., 40, PA; Alonzo T., 18, PA; Blair A., 14, PA; Howard M., 12, PA; Della V., 8, PA; Ira, 6, PA; Harry O., 4, PA; Cora, 2, PA).
  5. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Blair Co., Antis Tp., John J. Estep household, National Archives, (John J. Estep, 54, PA/PA/PA, blacksmith; Elvina P., 50, PA/PA/PA, wife; Della V., 19, PA/PA/PA, dau; Ira, 17, PA/PA/PA, son; Harry O., 15, PA/PA/PA, son; Cora, 12, PA/PA/PA, dau; Minnie, 10, PA/PA/PA, dau; Franklin P., 7, PA/PA/PA, son).
  6. [S1462] Alonzo T. Estep, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 29266, filed 8 Mar 1926 (informant: Mrs. Alice Estep, Bellwood, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 23 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 5 Apr 1852, Antis Tp., PA, d. 6 Mar 1926, Antis Tp., Blair Co., PA; father: J. J. Estep, b. Antis Tp.; mother: Elvina Marks, b. Antis Tp.; spouse: Alice Estep; occ: Farmer; bur: Antis Cemetery).
  7. [S1100] Burial Record, Logan Valley Cemetery, Bellwood, Blair Co., PA, Laura A. Estep, record created by LSK on 15 Oct 2011, viewed at www.findagrave.com, accessed 22 Jul 2018, (photo: Laura A., d/o J.J & E.P. Estep, d. 9 Jan 1861, aged 6y, illegible in photo).
  8. [S1462] Howard M. Estep, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 4584, filed 13 Jan 1943 (informant: B. J. Estep, Bellwood, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 23 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 12 Aug 1850, PA, d. 12 Jan 1943, Antis Tp., Blair Co., PA; father: John J. Estep; mother: Elvina Marks; spouse: Ennis C. Estep; occ: farmer; bur: Antis Tp.).
  9. [S1462] Ira E. Estep, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 110646, filed 16 Dec 1940 (informant: Frank Estep, Bellwood, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 23 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 12 Jan 1863, Antis Tp., PA, d. 15 Dec 1940, Bellwood, Blair Co., PA; father: John J. Estep; mother: Elvina Mark; spouse: Nannie Estep; occ: Engineer, PRR, retired in 1920; bur: Bellwood).
  10. [S1462] Cora Belle Werner, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 90146, filed 12 Sep 1913 (informant: F. A. Werner, Juniata, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 23 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 4 May 1847 [sic: 1867] aged 46y, 4m, 7d, PA, d. 11 Sep 1913, Juniata, Blair Co., PA; father: John Estep; mother: not listed; bur: Bellwood).
  11. [S1462] Minnie Dora Estep Hagerty, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 63857, filed 29 Jul 1940 (informant: James Hagerty, Bellwood, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 23 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 11 Jul 1870, Antis Tp., PA, d. 27 Jul 1940, Bellwood, Blair Co., PA; father: John Estep; mother: Elvina Mark; spouse: James H. Hagerty; occ: housewife; bur: Bellwood).
  12. [S1462] Frank M. Estep, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 11977, filed 10 Feb 1948 (informant: D. Estep, Bellwood, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 23 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 10 Mar 1873. Antis Tp., PA, d. 8 Feb 1949, Bellwood, PA; father: John Estep; mother: Elvina Mark; spouse: Cora Estep; occ: engineer, PRR; bur: Bellwood, PA).

Israel T. Mark1,2

b. 27 October 1833, d. 8 October 1918
FatherDavid Weber Mark1,2 b. 31 Mar 1805, d. c 28 Jul 1858
MotherCatherine Lutz1
     Israel T. Mark was born on 27 October 1833 in Centre County, Pennsylvania.1,2 He was the son of David Weber Mark and Catherine Lutz.1,2 He married Isabelle Ketner on 19 September 1858.3,1 He died on 8 October 1918 in Cherrytree Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, at age 84.1 He was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Cherrytree Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.2
     Israel T. Mark was a carpenter by trade.1,2

Family

Isabelle Ketner b. 29 Jan 1835, d. 9 Jan 1906
Children

Citations

  1. [S212] Obituary of Israel T. Mark, Venango Citizen Press, Franklin, PA, 16 Oct 1918, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S1462] Israel T. Mark, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 1129698, filed 9 Oct 1918 (informant: W. A. Mark, Titusville, PA [son]), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 20 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 27 Oct 1833, PA, d. 8 Oct 1918, Cherrytree, Venango Co, PA; father: David Mark, PA; mother: unknown; carpenter; widowed; bur: Fairview Cemetery).
  3. [S212] Obituary of Isabelle Ketner Mark, Venango Citizen Press, Franklin, PA, 25 Jan 1906, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  4. [S231] Obituary of W. A. Mark, The News Herald, Franklin, PA, 4 Dec 1933, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  5. [S232] Kathryn Newson, compiler, Thomas Family (n.p.: unpublished draft), unknown source. Hereinafter cited as Thomas Family.
  6. [S212] Obituary of Catherine Mark Thomas, Venango Citizen Press, Franklin, PA, 8 July 1936, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.

Benjamin Franklin Mark1,2

b. 13 April 1837, d. 7 February 1881
FatherDavid Weber Mark1,2 b. 31 Mar 1805, d. c 28 Jul 1858
MotherCatherine Lutz3,2
     Benjamin Franklin Mark was born on 13 April 1837 in Centre County, Pennsylvania.4,1,2 He was the son of David Weber Mark and Catherine Lutz.1,2,3 He married Maria Jane Cheers, daughter of William Cheers and Jane (?).5,6 He died on 7 February 1881 in Dempseytown, Oakland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, at age 43.1,2 He and Maria Jane Cheers were buried in Oakland Cemetery, Hamilton Corner's, Oakland Township, Venango County.7
     Benjamin Franklin Mark and Maria Jane Cheers had twelve children, seven of whom died in infancy.8

Family

Maria Jane Cheers b. 1839, d. 8 May 1925
Children

Citations

  1. [S145] Gravestone, Benjamin F. Mark, Oakland Cemetery, Oakland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat, 1985, 1837-1881.
  2. [S229] Obituary of Benjamin F. Mark, Venango Spectator, Franklin, PA, 10 Feb 1881, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  3. [S145] Gravestone, Benjamin F. Mark, Oakland Cemetery, Oakland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat, 1985, (1837-1881).
  4. [S101] Charles A. Babcock, Venango County, Pennsylvania, Her Pioneers and People (Chicago: J. H. Beers & Co., 1919), p. 766 (biographical sketch of John N. Mark; states Benjamin F. Mark's birthdate as 13 April 1834 while gravestone and calculations from census records and obit show the year of his birth to be 1837). Hereinafter cited as 1919 Venango County History.
  5. [S145] Gravestone, Maria J. Mark, Oakland Cemetery, Oakland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat, 1985, (1839-1925).
  6. [S231] Obituary of Maria Jane Mark, The News Herald, Franklin, PA, 8 May 1925, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  7. [S145] Gravestone, Benjamin F. and Maria J. Mark, Oakland Cemetery, Oakland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat, 1985.
  8. [S101] Charles A. Babcock, Venango County, Pennsylvania, Her Pioneers and People (Chicago: J. H. Beers & Co., 1919), p. 766 (biographical sketch of John N. Mark). Hereinafter cited as 1919 Venango County History.
  9. [S231] Obituary of Edwin L. Mark, The News Herald, Franklin, PA, 17 Sep 1928, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  10. [S231] Obituary of Chauncey L. Mark, The News Herald, Franklin, PA, 15 Sep 1932, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.

Cyrus S. Mark1

b. 19 May 1843, d. 28 October 1913
FatherDavid Weber Mark1 b. 31 Mar 1805, d. c 28 Jul 1858
MotherCatherine Lutz1
     Cyrus S. Mark was born on 19 May 1843 near Centre Furnace, Centre County, Pennsylvania.1,2 He was the son of David Weber Mark and Catherine Lutz.1 He married Mary A. Hill on 1 March 1866 in Franklin, Venango County.3,1 He died on 28 October 1913 in Polk, Venango County, Pennsylvania, at age 70.1,2 He was buried in Franklin Cemetery, Sugarcreek Borough, Venango County, Pennsylvania.2
     Cyrus S. Mark was a Civil War veteran and a prisoner at Andersonville Prison.1 He was two-term sheriff of Venango County. At the time of his death he was a watchman at the Polk State Institution.1,2

Family

Mary A. Hill b. 14 Feb 1843, d. 1915
Children

Citations

  1. [S212] Obituary of Cyrus S. Mark, Venango Citizen Press, Franklin, PA, 29 Oct 1913, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S1462] Cyrus S. Mark, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 102317, filed 29 Oct 1913 (informant: Henry B. Gaynor, Polk, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 22 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 19 May 1843 PA, d. 28 Oct 1913, Polk, PA; parents unknown; watchman at State Institution; bur: Franklin Cemetery).
  3. [S212] Obituary of Mary A. Mark, Venango Citizen Press, Franklin, PA, 9 June 1915 (check citation: VDH 2 Jan 1915), Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  4. [S212] Obituary of Bertha Mark, Venango Citizen Press, Franklin, PA, 25 Sep 1935, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  5. [S1462] Bertha Luella Mark, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 82875, filed 21 Sep 1935 (informant: Wilbur E. Mark, Franklin, PA [bro]), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 22 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 30 Aug 1867, Franklin, PA, d. 20 Sep 1935, Franklin, PA; father: Cyrus S. Mark; mother: Mary A. Hill; single; bur: Franklin Cemetery).
  6. [S212] Obituary of Delmer T. Mark, Venango Citizen Press, Franklin, PA, 10 Mar 1926, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  7. [S1462] Delmer T. Mark, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 27115, filed 6 Mar 1926 (informant: Wilbur E. Mark, Franklin, PA [bro]), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 22 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 3 Mar 1869, Franklin, PA, d. 5 Mar 1926, Franklin, PA; father: Cyrus S. Mark, bn, near Belfonte, Centre Co., PA; mother: Mary A. Hill, bn Cranberry Tp., Venango Co; hotel clerk; single; bur: Franklin Cemetery).
  8. [S1462] Wilbur Edwin Mark, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 25312, filed 14 Mar 1957 (informant: Mary E. Smith, IOOF Home, Mercer, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 22 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 5 Jun 1872, Franklin, PA, d. 13 Mar 1957, IOOF Home, Pine Tp., Mercer Co, PA; father: Cyrus S. Mark; mother: Mary A. Hill; clerk; single; bur: Franklin Cemetery).

Sarah B. Mark1,2,3

b. 25 August 1845, d. 29 January 1916
FatherDavid Weber Mark1,2,3 b. 31 Mar 1805, d. c 28 Jul 1858
MotherCatherine Lutz1,2
     Sarah B. Mark was born on 25 August 1845 in Venango County, Pennsylvania.2,4,1,3 She was the daughter of David Weber Mark and Catherine Lutz.1,2,3 She married William H. Weikal.5 She died on 29 January 1916 in Avalon, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, at age 70.4,3 She and William H. Weikal were buried in Dempseytown Lutheran Cemetery, Oakland Township, Venango County.6
     Sarah B. Mark lived in Oakland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.7,8

Family

William H. Weikal b. 1842, d. 1911
Children

Citations

  1. [S155] 1860 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oakland Tp., Catherine Mark household, National Archives.
  2. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oakland Tp., David Mark household, National Archives.
  3. [S1462] Sarah B. Weikal, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 39 (filed 31 Jan 1916), (informant: Frank M. Weikal, Avalon, PA [son]), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 25 Aug 1845, Venango Co., PA; father: David Mark, Centre Co., mother: not known; d. 29 Jan 1916, Avalon, Allegheny Co., PA; bur: Oil City, PA).
  4. [S147] Gravestone, Sarah B. Weikal, Dempseytown Cemetery, Oakland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat, 1982.
  5. [S148] Venango County Orphan's Court, OCD 1:600-601; 6:252, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania, ((guardianship for children of David Mark)). Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Orphan's Court.
  6. [S147] Gravestone, William H. and Sarah B. Weikal, Dempseytown Cemetery, Oakland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat, 1982.
  7. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oakland Tp., William H. Weikal household, National Archives, (William H. Weikal, 37, PA/PA/PA, farmer; Sarah B., 36, PA/PA/PA, wife; Frank M., 9, PA/PA/PA, son; Laura K., 3, PA/PA/PA, dau).
  8. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oakland Tp., Williiam H. Weikal household, National Archives, (William H. Weikal, Aug 1842, PA/PA/PA, md31y, farmer; Sarah B., Aug 1845, PA/PA/PA, wife, 2child/2lvg; L. Catherine, Nov 1876, PA/PA/PA, dau; Goldia M., May 1883, PA/PA/PA, adopted dau).
  9. [S1462] Frank M. Weikall, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 1009-63 (filed 3 Feb 1963), (informant: Mrs. Sarah Weikal, Ben Avon, PA [wife]), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 14 Jul 1870, Venango Co., PA; father: William H. Weikal, mother: Sarah B. Mark; spouse: Sarah Parker Weikal; d. 31 Jan 1963, Suburban General Hosp., Bellevue, Allegheny Co., PA; bur: Allegheny Memorial, Allison Park, PA).
  10. [S1462] Katherine Lovelessl, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 32430 (filed 18 Mar 1922), (informant: Frank M. Weikal, Jr., Ben Avon, PA [nephew]), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 14 Nov 1876, PA; father: Wm. H. Weikal, mother: Sarah B. Mark; d. 16 Mar 1922, Oakland Tp., Venango Co., PA; bur: Lutheran Cemetery, Dempseytown, PA).

William H. Weikal

b. 1842, d. 1911
     William H. Weikal was born in 1842.1 He married Sarah B. Mark, daughter of David Weber Mark and Catherine Lutz.2 He died in 1911.1 He and Sarah B. Mark were buried in Dempseytown Lutheran Cemetery, Oakland Township, Venango County.3

Family

Sarah B. Mark b. 25 Aug 1845, d. 29 Jan 1916
Children

Citations

  1. [S147] Gravestone, William H. Weikal, Dempseytown Cemetery, Oakland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat, 1982.
  2. [S148] Venango County Orphan's Court, OCD 1:600-601; 6:252, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania, ((guardianship for children of David Mark)). Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Orphan's Court.
  3. [S147] Gravestone, William H. and Sarah B. Weikal, Dempseytown Cemetery, Oakland Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat, 1982.
  4. [S1462] Frank M. Weikall, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 1009-63 (filed 3 Feb 1963), (informant: Mrs. Sarah Weikal, Ben Avon, PA [wife]), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 14 Jul 1870, Venango Co., PA; father: William H. Weikal, mother: Sarah B. Mark; spouse: Sarah Parker Weikal; d. 31 Jan 1963, Suburban General Hosp., Bellevue, Allegheny Co., PA; bur: Allegheny Memorial, Allison Park, PA).
  5. [S1462] Katherine Lovelessl, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 32430 (filed 18 Mar 1922), (informant: Frank M. Weikal, Jr., Ben Avon, PA [nephew]), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 14 Nov 1876, PA; father: Wm. H. Weikal, mother: Sarah B. Mark; d. 16 Mar 1922, Oakland Tp., Venango Co., PA; bur: Lutheran Cemetery, Dempseytown, PA).

Lydia Ann Mark1,2

b. 15 April 1848, d. 22 November 1920
FatherDavid Weber Mark1,2,3 b. 31 Mar 1805, d. c 28 Jul 1858
MotherCatherine Lutz1,2,3
     Lydia Ann Mark was born on 15 April 1848 in Venango County, Pennsylvania.3,1,2 She was the daughter of David Weber Mark and Catherine Lutz.1,2,3 She married Elias S. LaVan circa 1873.4,3,5 She died on 22 November 1920 in Hawthorn, Clarion County, Pennsylvania, at age 72.3 She was buried in Shannondale Union Cemetery, Shannondale, Clarion County.3
     Lydia Ann Mark and Elias S. LaVan lived in Clarion County, Pennsylvania, in 1913.6,7,5

Family

Elias S. LaVan b. Jan 1847
Children

Citations

  1. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oakland Tp., David Mark household, National Archives.
  2. [S155] 1860 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oakland Tp., Catherine Mark household, National Archives.
  3. [S1462] Lydia Lavan, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 115622 (filed 24 Nov 1920), (informant: Elias Lavan, Hawthorn, PA [husb]), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 15 Apr 1848, PA, parents David Mark and Catherine Lutz; d. 22 Nov 1920, Hawthorn, Clarion Co., PA; bur: Shannondale Cem.).
  4. [S148] Venango County Orphan's Court, OCD 1:600-601; 6:252, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania, ((guardianship for children of David Mark)). Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Orphan's Court.
  5. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Clairon Co., Red Bank Tp., Elias S. Lavan household, National Archives, (Elias S. Lavan, Jan 1847, NJ/NJ/NJ, md27y, farmer; Lida A., Apr 1848, PA/PA/PA, wife, 3child/3lvg; Lorenzo M., Oct 1886, PA/PA/PA, son; Virda J., Jul 1888, PA/PA/PA, son; Emery R., Feb 1893, PA/PA/PA, son).
  6. [S212] Obituary of Cyrus S. Mark, Venango Citizen Press, Franklin, PA, 29 Oct 1913, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  7. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Clairon Co., Red Bank Tp., Elias Lavan household, National Archives, (Elias Lavan, 33, NJ/PA/PA, farmer; Lydia A., 32, PA/PA/PA, wife; Carrie, 9, PA/NJ/PA, dau; Lilly L., 1, PA/NJ/PA, dau; Ida M., 9, PA/NJ/PA, neice).

Elias S. LaVan1,2

b. January 1847
     Elias S. LaVan was born in January 1847 in New Jersey.2 He married Lydia Ann Mark, daughter of David Weber Mark and Catherine Lutz, circa 1873.3,1,2
     Elias S. LaVan and Lydia Ann Mark lived in Clarion County, Pennsylvania, in 1913.4,5,2

Family 1

Child

Family 2

Lydia Ann Mark b. 15 Apr 1848, d. 22 Nov 1920
Children

Citations

  1. [S1462] Lydia Lavan, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 115622 (filed 24 Nov 1920), (informant: Elias Lavan, Hawthorn, PA [husb]), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Jul 2018; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 15 Apr 1848, PA, parents David Mark and Catherine Lutz; d. 22 Nov 1920, Hawthorn, Clarion Co., PA; bur: Shannondale Cem.).
  2. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Clairon Co., Red Bank Tp., Elias S. Lavan household, National Archives, (Elias S. Lavan, Jan 1847, NJ/NJ/NJ, md27y, farmer; Lida A., Apr 1848, PA/PA/PA, wife, 3child/3lvg; Lorenzo M., Oct 1886, PA/PA/PA, son; Virda J., Jul 1888, PA/PA/PA, son; Emery R., Feb 1893, PA/PA/PA, son).
  3. [S148] Venango County Orphan's Court, OCD 1:600-601; 6:252, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania, ((guardianship for children of David Mark)). Hereinafter cited as Venango Co. Orphan's Court.
  4. [S212] Obituary of Cyrus S. Mark, Venango Citizen Press, Franklin, PA, 29 Oct 1913, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  5. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Clairon Co., Red Bank Tp., Elias Lavan household, National Archives, (Elias Lavan, 33, NJ/PA/PA, farmer; Lydia A., 32, PA/PA/PA, wife; Carrie, 9, PA/NJ/PA, dau; Lilly L., 1, PA/NJ/PA, dau; Ida M., 9, PA/NJ/PA, neice).

David London Mark1

b. August 1852, d. 1934
FatherDavid Weber Mark1 b. 31 Mar 1805, d. c 28 Jul 1858
MotherCatherine Lutz1
     David London Mark was born in August 1852 in Pennsylvania.2,1 He was the son of David Weber Mark and Catherine Lutz.1 He married Mary J. (?) circa 1875.2 He died in 1934 in Pasco County, Florida.3
     David London Mark was living in Dempseytown, Oakland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, in 1880.4 He moved from Pennsylvania to Florida by 1900.2 He was a merchant and grocer.4,2 He was living in Jacksonville, Florida, in 1913 when his brother Cyrus died.5

Family

Mary J. (?) b. Jun 1855
Children

Citations

  1. [S155] 1860 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oakland Tp., Catherine Mark household, National Archives.
  2. [S1513] 1900 U.S. Census, Florida, Marion Co., Ocala, David L. Mark household, National Archives, (David L. Mark, Aug 1852, PA/PA/PA, md25y, salesman, grocer; Mary J., Jun 1855, PA/PA/PA, wife, 3child/3lvg; Victor E., Mar 1876, PA/PA/PA, son, clerk, lumber; Ethel B., Jul 1880, PA/PA/PA, dau; Bernice E., Oct 1885, PA/PA/PA, dau).
  3. [S973] Florida Death Index, 1877-1998 [database on-line]. David London Mark, d. 1934, Pasco Co., FL, viewed at Ancestry (www.ancestry.com, accessed 17 Jul 2018).
  4. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oakland Tp., Dempseytown, D. London Mark household, National Archives, (D. London Mark, 28, PA/PA/PA, merchant; M. J., , 25, PA/PA/PA, wife; C. Earle, 4, PA/PA/PA, son; Ethel B., 1, PA/PA/PA, dau).
  5. [S212] Obituary of Cyrus S. Mark, Venango Citizen Press, Franklin, PA, 29 Oct 1913, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.