Benjamin R. Clickner1

b. July 1860
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Benjamin R. Clickner was born in July 1860 in New Jersey.2 He married Mary Elizabeth Loots, daughter of William H. Loots and Sarah Downing.1
     Benjamin R. Clickner and Mary Elizabeth Loots were operating a hotel on North Seneca Street in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania, in 1900.2 He and Mary Elizabeth Loots were living in Corry, Erie County, Pennsylvania, in 1920 operating the Grandin Hotel.2

Family

Mary Elizabeth Loots b. c May 1869
Children

Citations

  1. [S34] Unknown author, History of Venango County, Pennsylvania. Its Past and Present. (Chicago, IL: Brown, Runk & Co., 1890), pp. 874-875 (biographical sketch of William Loots, giving detailed account of Downing family). Hereinafter cited as History of Venango Co. (1890).
  2. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oil City, North Seneca St., Benjamin Clickner household, National Archives, (Benjamin Clickner, July 1860, NJ/NJ/NJ, hotel keeper, md15y; Libbie, May 1862, PA/MD/PA, 2child/2lvg; Sara, Aug 1887, PA/NJ/PA; William, May 1890, PA/NJ/PA; 16 boarders/employees).

Sara Clickner1

b. August 1887
FatherBenjamin R. Clickner1 b. Jul 1860
MotherMary Elizabeth Loots1 b. c May 1869
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Sara Clickner was born in August 1887 in Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of Benjamin R. Clickner and Mary Elizabeth Loots.1

Citations

  1. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oil City, North Seneca St., Benjamin Clickner household, National Archives, (Benjamin Clickner, July 1860, NJ/NJ/NJ, hotel keeper, md15y; Libbie, May 1862, PA/MD/PA, 2child/2lvg; Sara, Aug 1887, PA/NJ/PA; William, May 1890, PA/NJ/PA; 16 boarders/employees).

William Loots Clickner1

b. 6 March 1890
FatherBenjamin R. Clickner1 b. Jul 1860
MotherMary Elizabeth Loots1 b. c May 1869
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     William Loots Clickner was born on 6 March 1890 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1,2 He was the son of Benjamin R. Clickner and Mary Elizabeth Loots.1
     William Loots Clickner was a clerk in his father's hotel in Corry, Erie County, Pennsylvania, in 1920.3

Citations

  1. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oil City, North Seneca St., Benjamin Clickner household, National Archives, (Benjamin Clickner, July 1860, NJ/NJ/NJ, hotel keeper, md15y; Libbie, May 1862, PA/MD/PA, 2child/2lvg; Sara, Aug 1887, PA/NJ/PA; William, May 1890, PA/NJ/PA; 16 boarders/employees).
  2. [S973] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database on-line]. Registration Location: Erie County, Pennsylvania; Roll 2022697; Draft Board: 1. William Loots Clickner, viewed at Ancestry (www.ancestry.com).
  3. [S433] 1920 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Erie Co., Corry, Benjamin Clickner household, National Archives, (Benjamin Clickner, 59, NJ/NJ/NJ, hotel keeper, Grandin Hotel; Mary E., 50, PA/MD/PA; William L., 30, PA/NJ/PA, div., clerk, Grandin Hotel).

Leota L. Agnew1

d. 8 December 1935
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Leota L. Agnew married Charles Henry Loots, son of William H. Loots and Sarah Downing, circa 1899.1 She died on 8 December 1935 in Boston, Massachutsetts.2 She was buried in Grove Hill Cemetery, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.2

Family

Charles Henry Loots b. 28 Jun 1876
Children

Citations

  1. [S207] 1910 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oil City, State St., Charles H. Loots household, National Archives, (Charles H. Loots, 33, PA/MD/PA, md11y, bottler, soft drinks; Leota L., 33, TN/IN/IN, 2child/2lvg; William A., 7, PA/PA/TN; Sara J., 6/12, PA/PA/TN; William Agnew, 59, PA/Scot/Scot, wd, father(?)-in-law).
  2. [S973] Chicago Daily Tribune, 10 Dec 1935, Obit. of Leota L. Loots, viewed at Ancestry (www.ancestry.com).

William A. Loots1

b. circa 1903, d. 1 October 1957
FatherCharles Henry Loots1 b. 28 Jun 1876
MotherLeota L. Agnew1 d. 8 Dec 1935
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     William A. Loots was born circa 1903 in Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Charles Henry Loots and Leota L. Agnew.1 He died on 1 October 1957 in Cook County, Illinois.2

Citations

  1. [S207] 1910 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oil City, State St., Charles H. Loots household, National Archives, (Charles H. Loots, 33, PA/MD/PA, md11y, bottler, soft drinks; Leota L., 33, TN/IN/IN, 2child/2lvg; William A., 7, PA/PA/TN; Sara J., 6/12, PA/PA/TN; William Agnew, 59, PA/Scot/Scot, wd, father(?)-in-law).
  2. [S973] Cook County, Illinois Death Index, 1908-1988 [database on-line]. William A. Loots, viewed at Ancestry (www.ancestry.com).

Sara Jane Loots1

b. circa 1909
FatherCharles Henry Loots1 b. 28 Jun 1876
MotherLeota L. Agnew1 d. 8 Dec 1935
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Sara Jane Loots was born circa 1909 in Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of Charles Henry Loots and Leota L. Agnew.1 She married James Sault.2

Citations

  1. [S207] 1910 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oil City, State St., Charles H. Loots household, National Archives, (Charles H. Loots, 33, PA/MD/PA, md11y, bottler, soft drinks; Leota L., 33, TN/IN/IN, 2child/2lvg; William A., 7, PA/PA/TN; Sara J., 6/12, PA/PA/TN; William Agnew, 59, PA/Scot/Scot, wd, father(?)-in-law).
  2. [S973] Chicago Daily Tribune, 10 Dec 1935, Obit. of Leota L. Loots, viewed at Ancestry (www.ancestry.com).
  3. [S1089] 1930 U.S. Census, Massachusetts, Suffolk Co., Boston City, James T. Sault household, National Archives, (James T. Sault, 23, MA/VT/MA, clerk, mfg co.; Jane, 20, PA/PA/IN; Nancy J., 2 2/12, MA/MA/PA; Georgann, 11/12, MA/MA/PA).

James Sault1

ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     James Sault married Sara Jane Loots, daughter of Charles Henry Loots and Leota L. Agnew.1

Citations

  1. [S973] Chicago Daily Tribune, 10 Dec 1935, Obit. of Leota L. Loots, viewed at Ancestry (www.ancestry.com).
  2. [S1089] 1930 U.S. Census, Massachusetts, Suffolk Co., Boston City, James T. Sault household, National Archives, (James T. Sault, 23, MA/VT/MA, clerk, mfg co.; Jane, 20, PA/PA/IN; Nancy J., 2 2/12, MA/MA/PA; Georgann, 11/12, MA/MA/PA).

Nancy J. Sault1

FatherJames Sault1
MotherSara Jane Loots1 b. c 1909
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Nancy J. Sault is the daughter of James Sault and Sara Jane Loots.1

Citations

  1. [S1089] 1930 U.S. Census, Massachusetts, Suffolk Co., Boston City, James T. Sault household, National Archives, (James T. Sault, 23, MA/VT/MA, clerk, mfg co.; Jane, 20, PA/PA/IN; Nancy J., 2 2/12, MA/MA/PA; Georgann, 11/12, MA/MA/PA).

Georgann Sault1

FatherJames Sault1
MotherSara Jane Loots1 b. c 1909
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Georgann Sault is the daughter of James Sault and Sara Jane Loots.1

Citations

  1. [S1089] 1930 U.S. Census, Massachusetts, Suffolk Co., Boston City, James T. Sault household, National Archives, (James T. Sault, 23, MA/VT/MA, clerk, mfg co.; Jane, 20, PA/PA/IN; Nancy J., 2 2/12, MA/MA/PA; Georgann, 11/12, MA/MA/PA).

William Nellis Downing1

b. 7 April 1856
FatherNellis Downing1 b. c 1815, d. 29 Nov 1879
MotherSusanna Winger1 b. 14 Oct 1822, d. c 1856
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     William Nellis Downing was born on 7 April 1856 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1,2 He was the son of Nellis Downing and Susanna Winger.1
     William Nellis Downing was worked in the oil fields of Russia.1,2

Citations

  1. [S973] U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925 [database on-line]. William Nellice Downing, viewed at Ancestry (www.ancestry.com).
  2. [S34] Unknown author, History of Venango County, Pennsylvania. Its Past and Present. (Chicago, IL: Brown, Runk & Co., 1890), pp. 874-875 (biographical sketch of William Loots, giving detailed account of Downing family). Hereinafter cited as History of Venango Co. (1890).

Nancy Downing1

b. circa 1847, d. 22 January 1922
FatherNellis Downing1 b. c 1815, d. 29 Nov 1879
MotherSusanna Winger1 b. 14 Oct 1822, d. c 1856
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Nancy Downing was born circa 1847 in Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of Nellis Downing and Susanna Winger.1 She married Amos Smith circa 1865.2,3 She died on 22 January 1922.
     Nancy Downing and Amos Smith were living in Sugarcreek Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, in 1870.4 She and Amos Smith were living in Duke Center, McKean County, Pennsylvania, in 1880 where Amos was working as a oil rig builder.5 She and Amos Smith moved to Hampton Township, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, before 1900 where Amos continued to work in the oil business and later worked as a farmer.2,6

Family

Amos Smith b. May 1841
Children

Citations

  1. [S155] 1860 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., Nellis Downey household, National Archives, (Nellis Downey, 45, PA, farmer, $2000/$400; Mary, 27, PA; Daniel, 18, PA; Harry, 16, PA, m[sic]; Sarah, 14, PA; Nancy, 13, PA; Lucinda, 10, PA; Susana, 7, PA; William, 4, PA; Thelma, 3, PA; John, 1, PA).
  2. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Allegheny Co., Hampton Tp., Amos Smith household, National Archives, (Amos Smith, May 1841, OH/OH/PA, md35y, oil business; Nancy, May 1848, PA/PA/PA, 3child/3lvg; David, Mar 1882, PA/OH/PA, book keeper).
  3. [S34] Unknown author, History of Venango County, Pennsylvania. Its Past and Present. (Chicago, IL: Brown, Runk & Co., 1890), pp. 874-875 (biographical sketch of William Loots, giving detailed account of Downing family). Hereinafter cited as History of Venango Co. (1890).
  4. [S146] 1870 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Sugarcreek Tp., Amos Smith household, National Archives, (Amos Smith, 28, OH, laborer; Nancy, 23, PA; Jennie, 2, OH).
  5. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, McKean Co., Duke Center, Amos Smith household, National Archives, (Amos Smith, 38, OH/OH/OH, rig builder; Nannie, 32, PA/PA/PA; Jennie, 12, OH/OH/OH; William, 7, PA/PA/PA; John Downing, 21, PA/PA/PA, tool dresser; William Downing, 25, PA/PA/PA, tool dresser).
  6. [S207] 1910 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Allegheny Co., Hampton Tp., Amos Smith household, National Archives, (Amos Smith, 68, OH/OH/OH, md45y, farmer; Nannie, 61, PA/PA/PA, 3child/3lvg; David J., 28, PA/OH/PA, book keeper).

Lucinda Downing1

b. February 1851
FatherNellis Downing1 b. c 1815, d. 29 Nov 1879
MotherSusanna Winger1 b. 14 Oct 1822, d. c 1856
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Lucinda Downing was born in February 1851 in Pennsylvania.1,2 She was the daughter of Nellis Downing and Susanna Winger.1 She married George Shingledecker circa 1871.3,4
     Lucinda Downing also went by the name of Lucy Downing.5 She and George Shingledecker lived in Siverly, Cornplanter Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, and George was an oil producer.5,2,4

Family

George Shingledecker b. Mar 1844
Children

Citations

  1. [S155] 1860 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., Nellis Downey household, National Archives, (Nellis Downey, 45, PA, farmer, $2000/$400; Mary, 27, PA; Daniel, 18, PA; Harry, 16, PA, m[sic]; Sarah, 14, PA; Nancy, 13, PA; Lucinda, 10, PA; Susana, 7, PA; William, 4, PA; Thelma, 3, PA; John, 1, PA).
  2. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., Siverly, George Shingledecker household, National Archives, (George Shingledecker, Mar 1844, PA/OH/PA; mdXy, oil producer; Lucinda, Feb 1851, PA/PA/PA, 4child/4lvg; William, June 1878, PA/PA/PA; George, Oct 1883, PA/PA/PA; Benjamin, May 1887, PA; Henry, Dec 1891, PA).
  3. [S34] Unknown author, History of Venango County, Pennsylvania. Its Past and Present. (Chicago, IL: Brown, Runk & Co., 1890), pp. 874-875 (biographical sketch of William Loots, giving detailed account of Downing family). Hereinafter cited as History of Venango Co. (1890).
  4. [S207] 1910 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Siverly, George Shingledecker household, National Archives, (George Shingledecker, 68, OH/OH/PA; md39y (married twice), oil producer; Lucy, 60, PA/PA/PA, 10child/5lvg; Lula, 27, PA/OH/PA, daughter (?); Benjamin, 22, PA, machinist; John, 18, PA, laborer).
  5. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Siverly, George Shingledecker household, National Archives, (George Shingledecker, 38, PA/PA/PA, oil producer; Lucy, 29, PA/PA/PA; Boyd, 13, PA/PA/PA; Susie, 4, PA; William, 11/12, June, PA).
  6. [S238] Obit. of Susan Burns, The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 9 Sep 1959, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.
  7. [S238] Obit. of John Henry Shingledecker, The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 28 Nov 1955, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.

Susan Downing1

b. January 1854, d. 12 June 1939
FatherNellis Downing1 b. c 1815, d. 29 Nov 1879
MotherSusanna Winger1 b. 14 Oct 1822, d. c 1856
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Susan Downing was born in January 1854 in Pennsylvania.1,2 She was the daughter of Nellis Downing and Susanna Winger.1 She married Leavitt B. Chipman.3 She died on 12 June 1939 in Portland, Oregon, at age 85.4
     Susan Downing was known as Susanna Downing. She and Leavitt B. Chipman were living in President Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, in 1880.5 She and Leavitt B. Chipman moved from Pennsylvania to Oregon before 1889 living in St. John where Leavitt worked as a real estate agent and running a boarding house.2,6

Family

Leavitt B. Chipman
Children

Citations

  1. [S155] 1860 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., Nellis Downey household, National Archives, (Nellis Downey, 45, PA, farmer, $2000/$400; Mary, 27, PA; Daniel, 18, PA; Harry, 16, PA, m[sic]; Sarah, 14, PA; Nancy, 13, PA; Lucinda, 10, PA; Susana, 7, PA; William, 4, PA; Thelma, 3, PA; John, 1, PA).
  2. [S216] 1900 U.S. Census, Oregon, Maltnomah Co., St. John, L. B. Chipman household, National Archives, (L.B. Chipman, May 1844, Mich/VT/VT, md26y, real estate agent; Susan, Jan 1854, PA/unk/unk, 5child/1lvg[sic]; Nellie, July 1879, PA, dau; Frank, June 1883, PA, son; Sadie, Nov 1889, OR, dau).
  3. [S34] Unknown author, History of Venango County, Pennsylvania. Its Past and Present. (Chicago, IL: Brown, Runk & Co., 1890), pp. 874-875 (biographical sketch of William Loots, giving detailed account of Downing family). Hereinafter cited as History of Venango Co. (1890).
  4. [S973] Oregon Death Index, 1903-98 [database on-line]. Susan Chipman, viewed at Ancestry (www.ancestry.com).
  5. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., President Tp., Leavitt Chipman household, National Archives, (Leavitt Chipman, 37, Mich/VT/VT, farmer; Susan, 26, PA/PA/PA; Altie E., 4, PA; Nellie F., 11/12, July, PA).
  6. [S704] 1910 U.S. Census, Oregon, Maltnomah Co., St. John, Leavitt B. Chipman household, National Archives, (Leavitt B. Chipman, 66, Mich/VT/VT, md38y, no occupation; Susan, 56, PA/US/PA, 5child/4lvg, properties, rooming house; Frank W., 25, PA; Sadie M., 21, OR, dau; 1 lodger).

Amos Smith1

b. May 1841
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Amos Smith was born in May 1841 in Ohio.1 He married Nancy Downing, daughter of Nellis Downing and Susanna Winger, circa 1865.1,2
     Amos Smith and Nancy Downing were living in Sugarcreek Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, in 1870.3 He and Nancy Downing were living in Duke Center, McKean County, Pennsylvania, in 1880 where Amos was working as a oil rig builder.4 He and Nancy Downing moved to Hampton Township, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, before 1900 where Amos continued to work in the oil business and later worked as a farmer.1,5

Family

Nancy Downing b. c 1847, d. 22 Jan 1922
Children

Citations

  1. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Allegheny Co., Hampton Tp., Amos Smith household, National Archives, (Amos Smith, May 1841, OH/OH/PA, md35y, oil business; Nancy, May 1848, PA/PA/PA, 3child/3lvg; David, Mar 1882, PA/OH/PA, book keeper).
  2. [S34] Unknown author, History of Venango County, Pennsylvania. Its Past and Present. (Chicago, IL: Brown, Runk & Co., 1890), pp. 874-875 (biographical sketch of William Loots, giving detailed account of Downing family). Hereinafter cited as History of Venango Co. (1890).
  3. [S146] 1870 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Sugarcreek Tp., Amos Smith household, National Archives, (Amos Smith, 28, OH, laborer; Nancy, 23, PA; Jennie, 2, OH).
  4. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, McKean Co., Duke Center, Amos Smith household, National Archives, (Amos Smith, 38, OH/OH/OH, rig builder; Nannie, 32, PA/PA/PA; Jennie, 12, OH/OH/OH; William, 7, PA/PA/PA; John Downing, 21, PA/PA/PA, tool dresser; William Downing, 25, PA/PA/PA, tool dresser).
  5. [S207] 1910 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Allegheny Co., Hampton Tp., Amos Smith household, National Archives, (Amos Smith, 68, OH/OH/OH, md45y, farmer; Nannie, 61, PA/PA/PA, 3child/3lvg; David J., 28, PA/OH/PA, book keeper).

Jennie Smith1

b. circa 1868
FatherAmos Smith1 b. May 1841
MotherNancy Downing1 b. c 1847, d. 22 Jan 1922
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Jennie Smith was born circa 1868 in Ohio.1 She was the daughter of Amos Smith and Nancy Downing.1

Citations

  1. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, McKean Co., Duke Center, Amos Smith household, National Archives, (Amos Smith, 38, OH/OH/OH, rig builder; Nannie, 32, PA/PA/PA; Jennie, 12, OH/OH/OH; William, 7, PA/PA/PA; John Downing, 21, PA/PA/PA, tool dresser; William Downing, 25, PA/PA/PA, tool dresser).

William Smith1

b. circa 1873
FatherAmos Smith1 b. May 1841
MotherNancy Downing1 b. c 1847, d. 22 Jan 1922
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     William Smith was born circa 1873 in Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Amos Smith and Nancy Downing.1

Citations

  1. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, McKean Co., Duke Center, Amos Smith household, National Archives, (Amos Smith, 38, OH/OH/OH, rig builder; Nannie, 32, PA/PA/PA; Jennie, 12, OH/OH/OH; William, 7, PA/PA/PA; John Downing, 21, PA/PA/PA, tool dresser; William Downing, 25, PA/PA/PA, tool dresser).

David J. Smith1

b. March 1882
FatherAmos Smith1 b. May 1841
MotherNancy Downing1 b. c 1847, d. 22 Jan 1922
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     David J. Smith was born in March 1882 in Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Amos Smith and Nancy Downing.1

Citations

  1. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Allegheny Co., Hampton Tp., Amos Smith household, National Archives, (Amos Smith, May 1841, OH/OH/PA, md35y, oil business; Nancy, May 1848, PA/PA/PA, 3child/3lvg; David, Mar 1882, PA/OH/PA, book keeper).

George Shingledecker1

b. March 1844
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     George Shingledecker was born in March 1844 in Pennsylvania.1 He married Lucinda Downing, daughter of Nellis Downing and Susanna Winger, circa 1871.2,3
     George Shingledecker and Lucinda Downing lived in Siverly, Cornplanter Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, and George was an oil producer.4,1,3

Family

Lucinda Downing b. Feb 1851
Children

Citations

  1. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., Siverly, George Shingledecker household, National Archives, (George Shingledecker, Mar 1844, PA/OH/PA; mdXy, oil producer; Lucinda, Feb 1851, PA/PA/PA, 4child/4lvg; William, June 1878, PA/PA/PA; George, Oct 1883, PA/PA/PA; Benjamin, May 1887, PA; Henry, Dec 1891, PA).
  2. [S34] Unknown author, History of Venango County, Pennsylvania. Its Past and Present. (Chicago, IL: Brown, Runk & Co., 1890), pp. 874-875 (biographical sketch of William Loots, giving detailed account of Downing family). Hereinafter cited as History of Venango Co. (1890).
  3. [S207] 1910 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Siverly, George Shingledecker household, National Archives, (George Shingledecker, 68, OH/OH/PA; md39y (married twice), oil producer; Lucy, 60, PA/PA/PA, 10child/5lvg; Lula, 27, PA/OH/PA, daughter (?); Benjamin, 22, PA, machinist; John, 18, PA, laborer).
  4. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Siverly, George Shingledecker household, National Archives, (George Shingledecker, 38, PA/PA/PA, oil producer; Lucy, 29, PA/PA/PA; Boyd, 13, PA/PA/PA; Susie, 4, PA; William, 11/12, June, PA).
  5. [S238] Obit. of Susan Burns, The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 9 Sep 1959, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.
  6. [S238] Obit. of John Henry Shingledecker, The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 28 Nov 1955, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.

John Henry Shingledecker1

b. 29 December 1892, d. 27 November 1955
FatherGeorge Shingledecker1 b. Mar 1844
MotherLucinda Downing1 b. Feb 1851
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     John Henry Shingledecker was born on 29 December 1892 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of George Shingledecker and Lucinda Downing.1 He married Anna Williams.1 He died on 27 November 1955 in Coral Gable, Florida, at age 62.1
     John Henry Shingledecker served in World War I.1 He was employed by the Pennsylvania Railroad.1

Citations

  1. [S238] Obit. of John Henry Shingledecker, The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 28 Nov 1955, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.

Anna Williams1

ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Anna Williams married John Henry Shingledecker, son of George Shingledecker and Lucinda Downing.1

Family

John Henry Shingledecker b. 29 Dec 1892, d. 27 Nov 1955

Citations

  1. [S238] Obit. of John Henry Shingledecker, The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 28 Nov 1955, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.

Susan Shingledecker1

b. 3 November 1875, d. 8 September 1959
FatherGeorge Shingledecker1 b. Mar 1844
MotherLucinda Downing1 b. Feb 1851
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Susan Shingledecker was born on 3 November 1875 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.2 She was the daughter of George Shingledecker and Lucinda Downing.1 She married John B. Burns.3 She died on 8 September 1959 in Oil City at age 83.2 She was buried in Grove Hill Cemetery, Oil City.1,2

Family

John B. Burns
Children

Citations

  1. [S238] Obit. of Susan Burns, The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 9 Sep 1959, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.
  2. [S8] Obit. of Susan Burns, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 9 Sep 1959, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  3. [S8] Obit. of Melvin G. (Pete) Burns, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 6 Nov 1964, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  4. [S973] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database on-line]. Registration Location: Venango County, Pennsylvania; Roll 1926742; Draft Board: 2. Orie C. Burns, viewed at Ancestry (www.ancestry.com).
  5. [S238] Obit. of Melvin G. (Pete) Burns, The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 6 Nov 1964, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.

John B. Burns1

ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     John B. Burns married Susan Shingledecker, daughter of George Shingledecker and Lucinda Downing.2

Family

Susan Shingledecker b. 3 Nov 1875, d. 8 Sep 1959
Children

Citations

  1. [S238] Obit. of Melvin G. (Pete) Burns, The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 6 Nov 1964, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.
  2. [S8] Obit. of Melvin G. (Pete) Burns, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 6 Nov 1964, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  3. [S973] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database on-line]. Registration Location: Venango County, Pennsylvania; Roll 1926742; Draft Board: 2. Orie C. Burns, viewed at Ancestry (www.ancestry.com).

Melvin George Burns1

b. 13 March 1898, d. 5 November 1964
FatherJohn B. Burns1
MotherSusan Shingledecker1 b. 3 Nov 1875, d. 8 Sep 1959
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Melvin George Burns was born on 13 March 1898 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.2 He was the son of John B. Burns and Susan Shingledecker.1 He died on 5 November 1964 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, at age 66.2 He was buried in Grove Hill Cemetery, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.2
     Melvin George Burns also went by the name of Pete Burns.2 He was a tool maker at Oil Well Supply in Oil City.2

Citations

  1. [S238] Obit. of Melvin G. (Pete) Burns, The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 6 Nov 1964, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.
  2. [S8] Obit. of Melvin G. (Pete) Burns, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 6 Nov 1964, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Orie C. Burns1

b. 7 June 1896
FatherJohn B. Burns1
MotherSusan Shingledecker1 b. 3 Nov 1875, d. 8 Sep 1959
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Orie C. Burns was born on 7 June 1896 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of John B. Burns and Susan Shingledecker.1 He married Iva M. Hepler.2

Family

Iva M. Hepler
Children

Citations

  1. [S973] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database on-line]. Registration Location: Venango County, Pennsylvania; Roll 1926742; Draft Board: 2. Orie C. Burns, viewed at Ancestry (www.ancestry.com).
  2. [S8] Obit. of Orie C. Burns Jr., The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 17 Jan 1972, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  3. [S238] Obit. of Orie C. Burns Jr., The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 17 Jan 1972, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.
  4. [S238] Obit. of John E. Burns, The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 29 May 1962, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.

Iva M. Hepler1

ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Iva M. Hepler married Orie C. Burns, son of John B. Burns and Susan Shingledecker.2

Family

Orie C. Burns b. 7 Jun 1896
Children

Citations

  1. [S238] Obit. of Orie C. Burns Jr., The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 17 Jan 1972, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.
  2. [S8] Obit. of Orie C. Burns Jr., The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 17 Jan 1972, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  3. [S238] Obit. of John E. Burns, The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 29 May 1962, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.

Orie C. Burns Jr.1

b. 22 July 1919, d. 17 January 1972
FatherOrie C. Burns1 b. 7 Jun 1896
MotherIva M. Hepler1
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Orie C. Burns Jr. was born on 22 July 1919 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.2 He was the son of Orie C. Burns and Iva M. Hepler.1 He married Beatrice Ditz.2 He died on 17 January 1972 in Oil City at age 52.2 He was buried in Calvary Cemetery, Oil City.2

Citations

  1. [S238] Obit. of Orie C. Burns Jr., The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 17 Jan 1972, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.
  2. [S8] Obit. of Orie C. Burns Jr., The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 17 Jan 1972, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Beatrice Ditz1

ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Beatrice Ditz married Orie C. Burns Jr., son of Orie C. Burns and Iva M. Hepler.2

Family

Orie C. Burns Jr. b. 22 Jul 1919, d. 17 Jan 1972

Citations

  1. [S238] Obit. of Orie C. Burns Jr., The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 17 Jan 1972, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.
  2. [S8] Obit. of Orie C. Burns Jr., The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 17 Jan 1972, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

John E. Burns1

b. 3 August 1921, d. 28 May 1962
FatherOrie C. Burns1 b. 7 Jun 1896
MotherIva M. Hepler1
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     John E. Burns was born on 3 August 1921 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.2 He was the son of Orie C. Burns and Iva M. Hepler.1 He died on 28 May 1962 in Tionesta, Forest County, Pennsylvania, at age 40.2 He was buried in Sunset Hill Memorial Gardens, Cranberry Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S238] Obit. of John E. Burns, The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 29 May 1962, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.
  2. [S8] Obit. of John E. Burns, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 29 May 1962, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

William Shingledecker1

b. June 1878
FatherGeorge Shingledecker1 b. Mar 1844
MotherLucinda Downing1 b. Feb 1851
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     William Shingledecker was born in June 1878 in Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of George Shingledecker and Lucinda Downing.1

Citations

  1. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., Siverly, George Shingledecker household, National Archives, (George Shingledecker, Mar 1844, PA/OH/PA; mdXy, oil producer; Lucinda, Feb 1851, PA/PA/PA, 4child/4lvg; William, June 1878, PA/PA/PA; George, Oct 1883, PA/PA/PA; Benjamin, May 1887, PA; Henry, Dec 1891, PA).