Ralph Ernest Crowther1

b. 3 April 1917, d. 8 July 1983
FatherErnest Russell Crowther2 b. 20 Feb 1884, d. 15 May 1966
MotherJessie Ridgeway3 b. 2 Nov 1883, d. 9 Feb 1930
     Ralph Ernest Crowther was born on 3 April 1917 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Ernest Russell Crowther and Jessie Ridgeway.2,3 He married Martha Jane Tussey.1 He died on 8 July 1983 in Chatauqua Lake, New York, at age 66.1

Family

Martha Jane Tussey b. 28 Apr 1915, d. 10 Aug 1990
Child

Citations

  1. [S1282] Worldconnect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, Shanon and Melanie's Genealogy (unknown location), downloaded 27 Sep 2004.
  2. [S8] Obituary of Ernest R. Crowther, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 16 May 1966, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  3. [S8] Obituary of Jessie Ridgeway Crowther, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 10 Feb 1930, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Martha Jane Tussey1

b. 28 April 1915, d. 10 August 1990
     Martha Jane Tussey was born on 28 April 1915 in Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.1 She married Ralph Ernest Crowther, son of Ernest Russell Crowther and Jessie Ridgeway.1 She died on 10 August 1990 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania, at age 75.1

Family

Ralph Ernest Crowther b. 3 Apr 1917, d. 8 Jul 1983
Child

Citations

  1. [S1282] Worldconnect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, Shanon and Melanie's Genealogy (unknown location), downloaded 27 Sep 2004.

Ernest Russell Crowther1

b. 20 February 1884, d. 15 May 1966
FatherMarion Baum Crowther2 b. 27 Aug 1841, d. 14 Jun 1923
MotherEliza Jane Ritchey3 b. 9 Feb 1844, d. 13 Jul 1929
     Ernest Russell Crowther was born on 20 February 1884 in Dempseytown, Oakland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Marion Baum Crowther and Eliza Jane Ritchey.2,3 He married Jessie Ridgeway.4,1 He died on 15 May 1966 in Oil City, Venango County, at age 82.1 He was buried in Grove Hill Cemetery, Oil City.1
     Ernest Russell Crowther and Jessie Ridgeway lived in Oil City, Venango County, where Ernest was involved in the oil business.1

Family

Jessie Ridgeway b. 2 Nov 1883, d. 9 Feb 1930
Child

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of Ernest R. Crowther, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 16 May 1966, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  2. [S8] Obituary of Marion Baum Crowther, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 15 Jun 1923, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  3. [S8] Obituary of Eliza Jane Crowther, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 15 Jul 1929, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  4. [S8] Obituary of Jessie Ridgeway Crowther, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 10 Feb 1930, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Jessie Ridgeway1

b. 2 November 1883, d. 9 February 1930
     Jessie Ridgeway was born on 2 November 1883.2 She married Ernest Russell Crowther, son of Marion Baum Crowther and Eliza Jane Ritchey.1,3 She died on 9 February 1930 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania, at age 46.1 She was buried in Grove Hill Cemetery, Oil City.1
     Jessie Ridgeway and Ernest Russell Crowther lived in Oil City, Venango County, where Ernest was involved in the oil business.3

Family

Ernest Russell Crowther b. 20 Feb 1884, d. 15 May 1966
Child

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of Jessie Ridgeway Crowther, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 10 Feb 1930, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  2. [S1282] Worldconnect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, Shanon and Melanie's Genealogy (unknown location), downloaded 27 Sep 2004.
  3. [S8] Obituary of Ernest R. Crowther, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 16 May 1966, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Marion Baum Crowther1

b. 27 August 1841, d. 14 June 1923
FatherJames Crowther III1 b. 3 Mar 1808, d. 8 Aug 1892
MotherEleanor Baum1 b. 10 Jan 1815, d. 25 Dec 1888
     Marion Baum Crowther was born on 27 August 1841 in Oakland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of James Crowther III and Eleanor Baum.1 He married Eliza Jane Ritchey.2,1 He died on 14 June 1923 in Oil City, Venango County, at age 81.1 He was buried in Grove Hill Cemetery, Oil City.1
     Marion Baum Crowther was involved in the early oil business as a teamster and prior to the construction of the railroads, loaded oil onto barges. He also farmed in Oakland Township for a while.1 He and Eliza Jane Ritchey moved from where he was owned and operated a grocery store in the Third Ward to Oil City.1

Family

Eliza Jane Ritchey b. 9 Feb 1844, d. 13 Jul 1929
Child

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of Marion Baum Crowther, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 15 Jun 1923, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  2. [S8] Obituary of Eliza Jane Crowther, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 15 Jul 1929, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Eliza Jane Ritchey1

b. 9 February 1844, d. 13 July 1929
     Eliza Jane Ritchey was born on 9 February 1844 in Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 She married Marion Baum Crowther, son of James Crowther III and Eleanor Baum.1,2 She died on 13 July 1929 in Oil City, Venango County, at age 85.1 She was buried in Grove Hill Cemetery, Oil City.1
     Eliza Jane Ritchey and Marion Baum Crowther moved from where he was owned and operated a grocery store in the Third Ward to Oil City.2

Family

Marion Baum Crowther b. 27 Aug 1841, d. 14 Jun 1923
Child

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of Eliza Jane Crowther, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 15 Jul 1929, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  2. [S8] Obituary of Marion Baum Crowther, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 15 Jun 1923, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Edward Parks1

b. 9 May 1887
FatherJames Parks1 b. Jan 1855
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     Edward Parks was born on 9 May 1887 in Venango County, Pennsylvania.1,2 He was the son of James Parks.1 He married Anna Matilda (?)2
     Edward Parks lived in Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, where Edward worked as a laborer in the sand works for the Pittsburg Plate Glass Company.2,3,4 He moved to Gilpin Township, Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, by 1930 where he was working as a laborer for the railroad.5

Citations

  1. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Rockland Tp., James Parks household, National Archives, (James Parks, Jan 1855, PA/unk/unk, wd, day laborer; Edward, May 1887, PA/PA/PA, day laborer).
  2. [S973] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Record for Edward Parks (birthdate 9 May 1885, aged 33[sic]), viewed at Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com).
  3. [S433] 1920 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Rockland Tp., Edward Parks household, National Archives, (Edward Parks, 34, PA/PA/PA, laborer, sand works; Anna, 34, PA/PA/PA; Clarence, 14, PA/PA/PA; Lyle, 12, PA/PA/PA; Bernice, 10, PA/PA/PA; Howard, 9, PA/PA/PA; Donald, 7, PA/PA/PA; Alberta, 4 5/12, PA/PA/PA; Wayne, 2 5/12, PA/PA/PA; William, 3/12, PA/PA/PA).
  4. [S207] 1910 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Rockland Tp., Ed Parks household, National Archives, (Ed Parks, 25, PA/PA/PA, md6y, laborer, odd jobs; Anna, 26, PA/PA/PA, 3child/3lvg; Clarence, 3, PA/PA/PA; Lyle, 2, PA/PA/PA; Burnice, 1/12, PA/PA/PA).
  5. [S969] 1930 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Armstrong Co., Gilpin Tp., William E. Parks household, National Archives, (William E. Parks, 44, PA/PA/PA, laborer, railroad; Anna M., 43, PA/PA/PA; Clarence S., 24, PA/PA/PA, md; Lyle H., 22, PA/PA/PA; Howard C., 19, PA/PA/PA; Donald J., 17, PA/PA/PA; Alberta F., 15, PA/PA/PA; Wayne E., 12, PA/PA/PA; Guy W., 8, PA/PA/PA).

Lottie (?)1

b. circa 1859
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     Lottie (?) was born circa 1859 in Pennsylvania.1 She married William Parks, son of Jonathan Parks and Rebecca McKim.1

Family

William Parks b. c 1852
Children

Citations

  1. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Clinton Tp., William Parks household, National Archives, (William Parks, 27, PA/PA/PA, laborer; Lottie, 21, PA/PA/PA; E. Araminta, 5, PA, dau; E. May, 3, PA, dau; William A., 1, PA, son).

Edith Arminta Parks1,2

b. circa 1875
FatherWilliam Parks1 b. c 1852
MotherLottie (?)1 b. c 1859
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     Edith Arminta Parks was born circa 1875 in Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of William Parks and Lottie (?)1 She married Thomas McCarty on 26 May 1902 in Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.2
     Edith Arminta Parks was living in Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania, in 1910 where she was the "house lady" for the Park Hotel.3

Citations

  1. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Clinton Tp., William Parks household, National Archives, (William Parks, 27, PA/PA/PA, laborer; Lottie, 21, PA/PA/PA; E. Araminta, 5, PA, dau; E. May, 3, PA, dau; William A., 1, PA, son).
  2. [S10] Venango County (PA) Marriage License, Edith Arminta Parks and Thomas McCarty, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  3. [S207] 1910 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Franklin, Edith McCarty household, National Archives, (Edith McCarty, 32, PA/PA/PA, wd, 1child/1lvg, house lady, Park Hotel; Vernie McConnel, 14, PA/PA/PA, dau; Etta Brian, 29, PA/PA/PA, wd, sister).

E. May Parks1

b. circa 1877
FatherWilliam Parks1 b. c 1852
MotherLottie (?)1 b. c 1859
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     E. May Parks was born circa 1877 in Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of William Parks and Lottie (?)1

Citations

  1. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Clinton Tp., William Parks household, National Archives, (William Parks, 27, PA/PA/PA, laborer; Lottie, 21, PA/PA/PA; E. Araminta, 5, PA, dau; E. May, 3, PA, dau; William A., 1, PA, son).

William A. Parks1

b. circa 1879
FatherWilliam Parks1 b. c 1852
MotherLottie (?)1 b. c 1859
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     William A. Parks was born circa 1879 in Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of William Parks and Lottie (?)1

Citations

  1. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Clinton Tp., William Parks household, National Archives, (William Parks, 27, PA/PA/PA, laborer; Lottie, 21, PA/PA/PA; E. Araminta, 5, PA, dau; E. May, 3, PA, dau; William A., 1, PA, son).

Anna Matilda (?)1

ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     Anna Matilda (?) married Edward Parks, son of James Parks.1

Citations

  1. [S973] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Record for Edward Parks (birthdate 9 May 1885, aged 33[sic]), viewed at Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com).
  2. [S969] 1930 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Armstrong Co., Gilpin Tp., William E. Parks household, National Archives, (William E. Parks, 44, PA/PA/PA, laborer, railroad; Anna M., 43, PA/PA/PA; Clarence S., 24, PA/PA/PA, md; Lyle H., 22, PA/PA/PA; Howard C., 19, PA/PA/PA; Donald J., 17, PA/PA/PA; Alberta F., 15, PA/PA/PA; Wayne E., 12, PA/PA/PA; Guy W., 8, PA/PA/PA).

Clarence S. Parks1

b. circa 1906
FatherEdward Parks1 b. 9 May 1887
MotherAnna Matilda (?)1
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     Clarence S. Parks was born circa 1906 in Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Edward Parks and Anna Matilda (?)1

Citations

  1. [S969] 1930 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Armstrong Co., Gilpin Tp., William E. Parks household, National Archives, (William E. Parks, 44, PA/PA/PA, laborer, railroad; Anna M., 43, PA/PA/PA; Clarence S., 24, PA/PA/PA, md; Lyle H., 22, PA/PA/PA; Howard C., 19, PA/PA/PA; Donald J., 17, PA/PA/PA; Alberta F., 15, PA/PA/PA; Wayne E., 12, PA/PA/PA; Guy W., 8, PA/PA/PA).

Lyle H. Parks1

b. circa 1908
FatherEdward Parks1 b. 9 May 1887
MotherAnna Matilda (?)1
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     Lyle H. Parks was born circa 1908 in Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Edward Parks and Anna Matilda (?)1

Citations

  1. [S969] 1930 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Armstrong Co., Gilpin Tp., William E. Parks household, National Archives, (William E. Parks, 44, PA/PA/PA, laborer, railroad; Anna M., 43, PA/PA/PA; Clarence S., 24, PA/PA/PA, md; Lyle H., 22, PA/PA/PA; Howard C., 19, PA/PA/PA; Donald J., 17, PA/PA/PA; Alberta F., 15, PA/PA/PA; Wayne E., 12, PA/PA/PA; Guy W., 8, PA/PA/PA).

Bernice Parks1

b. circa 1910
FatherEdward Parks1 b. 9 May 1887
MotherAnna Matilda (?)1
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     Bernice Parks was born circa 1910 in Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of Edward Parks and Anna Matilda (?)1

Citations

  1. [S969] 1930 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Armstrong Co., Gilpin Tp., William E. Parks household, National Archives, (William E. Parks, 44, PA/PA/PA, laborer, railroad; Anna M., 43, PA/PA/PA; Clarence S., 24, PA/PA/PA, md; Lyle H., 22, PA/PA/PA; Howard C., 19, PA/PA/PA; Donald J., 17, PA/PA/PA; Alberta F., 15, PA/PA/PA; Wayne E., 12, PA/PA/PA; Guy W., 8, PA/PA/PA).

Howard C. Parks1

b. circa 1911
FatherEdward Parks1 b. 9 May 1887
MotherAnna Matilda (?)1
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     Howard C. Parks was born circa 1911 in Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Edward Parks and Anna Matilda (?)1

Citations

  1. [S969] 1930 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Armstrong Co., Gilpin Tp., William E. Parks household, National Archives, (William E. Parks, 44, PA/PA/PA, laborer, railroad; Anna M., 43, PA/PA/PA; Clarence S., 24, PA/PA/PA, md; Lyle H., 22, PA/PA/PA; Howard C., 19, PA/PA/PA; Donald J., 17, PA/PA/PA; Alberta F., 15, PA/PA/PA; Wayne E., 12, PA/PA/PA; Guy W., 8, PA/PA/PA).

Donald J. Parks1

FatherEdward Parks1 b. 9 May 1887
MotherAnna Matilda (?)1
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     Donald J. Parks is the son of Edward Parks and Anna Matilda (?)1

Citations

  1. [S969] 1930 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Armstrong Co., Gilpin Tp., William E. Parks household, National Archives, (William E. Parks, 44, PA/PA/PA, laborer, railroad; Anna M., 43, PA/PA/PA; Clarence S., 24, PA/PA/PA, md; Lyle H., 22, PA/PA/PA; Howard C., 19, PA/PA/PA; Donald J., 17, PA/PA/PA; Alberta F., 15, PA/PA/PA; Wayne E., 12, PA/PA/PA; Guy W., 8, PA/PA/PA).

Alberta F. Parks1

FatherEdward Parks1 b. 9 May 1887
MotherAnna Matilda (?)1
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     Alberta F. Parks is the daughter of Edward Parks and Anna Matilda (?)1

Citations

  1. [S969] 1930 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Armstrong Co., Gilpin Tp., William E. Parks household, National Archives, (William E. Parks, 44, PA/PA/PA, laborer, railroad; Anna M., 43, PA/PA/PA; Clarence S., 24, PA/PA/PA, md; Lyle H., 22, PA/PA/PA; Howard C., 19, PA/PA/PA; Donald J., 17, PA/PA/PA; Alberta F., 15, PA/PA/PA; Wayne E., 12, PA/PA/PA; Guy W., 8, PA/PA/PA).

Wayne E. Parks1

FatherEdward Parks1 b. 9 May 1887
MotherAnna Matilda (?)1
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     Wayne E. Parks is the son of Edward Parks and Anna Matilda (?)1

Citations

  1. [S969] 1930 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Armstrong Co., Gilpin Tp., William E. Parks household, National Archives, (William E. Parks, 44, PA/PA/PA, laborer, railroad; Anna M., 43, PA/PA/PA; Clarence S., 24, PA/PA/PA, md; Lyle H., 22, PA/PA/PA; Howard C., 19, PA/PA/PA; Donald J., 17, PA/PA/PA; Alberta F., 15, PA/PA/PA; Wayne E., 12, PA/PA/PA; Guy W., 8, PA/PA/PA).

Guy William Parks1

FatherEdward Parks1 b. 9 May 1887
MotherAnna Matilda (?)1
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     Guy William Parks is the son of Edward Parks and Anna Matilda (?)1

Citations

  1. [S969] 1930 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Armstrong Co., Gilpin Tp., William E. Parks household, National Archives, (William E. Parks, 44, PA/PA/PA, laborer, railroad; Anna M., 43, PA/PA/PA; Clarence S., 24, PA/PA/PA, md; Lyle H., 22, PA/PA/PA; Howard C., 19, PA/PA/PA; Donald J., 17, PA/PA/PA; Alberta F., 15, PA/PA/PA; Wayne E., 12, PA/PA/PA; Guy W., 8, PA/PA/PA).

Elizabeth Bruner1

b. 11 March 1847, d. 5 September 1931
FatherSamuel Bruner1
MotherSusan McKim1 b. 6 Feb 1814, d. 15 Mar 1888
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     Elizabeth Bruner was born on 11 March 1847 in Venango County, Pennsylvania.1,2 She was the daughter of Samuel Bruner and Susan McKim.1 She married Jeremiah Williams.2 She died on 5 September 1931 in Ellwood City, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, at age 84.2 She was buried in North Cemetery, Butler, Butler County, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Scrubgrass Tp., Sam'l Bruner household, National Archives, (Sam'l Bruner, 35, PA, laborer; Susan, 30, PA; Sarah, 5, PA; Elizabeth, 3, PA; (female), 1, PA; Wm Kennedy, 60, PA).
  2. [S1462] Elizabeth B. Williams, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 86093 (filed 6 Sep 1931), (informant: Mrs. Lillian Knox, Ellwood City, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 11 Dec 2015; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (parents: Samuel Bruner and Susannah McKim; b 11 Mar 1847, PA; d 15 Sep 1931, Ellwood City, Lawrence Co., PA; bur North Cemetery, Butler, Butler Co., PA; spouse Jeremiah Williams).
  3. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Scrubgrass Tp., J. E. Williams household, National Archives, (J. E. Williams, 44, PA/PA/PA, carpenter, foot cut off; Elizabeth, 34, PA/PA/PA, wife; William, 10, PA/PA/PA, son; Ida May, 8, PA/PA/PA, dau; Cora Belle, 6, PA/PA/PA, dau; Edward, 5, PA/PA/PA, son; Lillie Vale, 2, PA/PA/PA, dau).

Sarah Bruner1

b. circa 1845
FatherSamuel Bruner1
MotherSusan McKim1 b. 6 Feb 1814, d. 15 Mar 1888
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     Sarah Bruner was born circa 1845 in Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of Samuel Bruner and Susan McKim.1

Citations

  1. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Scrubgrass Tp., Sam'l Bruner household, National Archives, (Sam'l Bruner, 35, PA, laborer; Susan, 30, PA; Sarah, 5, PA; Elizabeth, 3, PA; (female), 1, PA; Wm Kennedy, 60, PA).

Ethelia E. McClinton1

b. circa 1905
FatherWilliam Samuel McClinton1 b. Jul 1862, d. 1907
MotherMary Elizabeth Steffee1 b. 30 May 1868, d. 1951
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     Ethelia E. McClinton was born circa 1905 in Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of William Samuel McClinton and Mary Elizabeth Steffee.1 She and Harve A. McArthur obtained a marriage license on 9 October 1922 in Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S207] 1910 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Erie Co., Conneaut Tp., Elizabeth L. McClinton household, National Archives, (Elizabeth L. McClinton, 42, wd, 8child/4lvg; Robert E., 16, son; Ethelia E., 5, dau; Homer Young, 21, son-in-law, m2y; Margaret E., 18, dau, 0child).
  2. [S1273] Pennsylvania County Marriages, 1885 - 1950 for Ethelia E. Mcclinton, viewed at FamilySearch (familysearch.org).

Steffee Adam McClinton1

b. 15 January 1899, d. 22 April 1989
FatherWilliam Samuel McClinton1 b. Jul 1862, d. 1907
MotherMary Elizabeth Steffee1 b. 30 May 1868, d. 1951
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     Steffee Adam McClinton was born on 15 January 1899 in Pennsylvania.1,2 He was the son of William Samuel McClinton and Mary Elizabeth Steffee.1 He married Wilda C. Kendall.3 He died on 22 April 1989 in Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, at age 90.4 He was buried in Spring Cemetery, Springboro, Crawford County, Pennsylvania.3
     Steffee Adam McClinton and Wilda C. Kendall were living in Mead Township, Warren County, Pennsylvania, in 1930 where Adam worked as a wood cutter in a lumbermill.5

Citations

  1. [S178] 1900 U.S. Census, Ohio, Ashtabula Co., Conneaut Tp., W. C. McClinton household, National Archives, (W.C. McClinton, Jul 1862, PA/Ire/PA, md10y, butcher; Elizabeth, May 1870, PA/PA/PA, 5child/3lvg; Ethel M., Apr 1892, PA/PA/PA; Robert E., Mar 1894, PA/PA/PA; Adam, Jan 1899, PA/PA/PA).
  2. [S973] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Record for Steffee Adam Mcclinton, viewed at Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com).
  3. [S1283] Gravestone, Wilda C. McClinton, Spring Cemetery, Springboro, Crawford Co., PA, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, 1901-1957.
  4. [S114] Steffee A. McClinton, Social Security Death Index, Master File, www.ancestry.com (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999), 210-18-4807. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  5. [S969] 1930 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Warren Co., Mead Tp., Adam McClinton household, National Archives, (Adam McClinton, 32, PA/PA/PA, wood cutter, lumber works; Wilda C., 28, PA/PA/PA; Raymond A., 6, OH/PA/PA; Anna J., 5, OH/PA/PA).

Abbie McLaughlin1

b. circa 1881
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     Abbie McLaughlin was born circa 1881 in Stark County, Ohio.1 She married Samuel W. Steffee, son of Thomas A. Steffee and Lydia Matilda Turk, on 14 October 1899 in Summit County, Ohio.1

Family

Samuel W. Steffee b. c 1877

Citations

  1. [S1273] Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958 for Samuel W. Steffee, viewed at FamilySearch (familysearch.org).

Peter Turk1

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S1273] Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958 for Lydia M. Steffee, viewed at FamilySearch (familysearch.org).

Charles Hardesty1

ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     Charles Hardesty married Amelda Emily Steffee, daughter of Martin Steffee and Martha Jane Manson, on 7 September 1881 in Summit County, Ohio.2

Family

Amelda Emily Steffee b. 7 Sep 1863, d. 3 Jan 1935

Citations

  1. [S1273] Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958 for Imelda Hardesty, viewed at FamilySearch (familysearch.org).
  2. [S1273] Ohio, County Marriages, 1790-1950 for Amelda Steffee, viewed at FamilySearch (familysearch.org).

William J. Thornton1

b. circa 1896
FatherWilliam J. Thornton1 b. 1870, d. 1941
MotherClara Daugherty1 b. 8 Aug 1871, d. 16 Jun 1939
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     William J. Thornton was born circa 1896 in Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of William J. Thornton and Clara Daugherty.1

Citations

  1. [S969] 1930 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Allegheny Co., Turtle Creek Borough, William J. Thornton household, National Archives, (William J. Thornton, 56, PA/Can/PA, md at 21, steel treater, electric works; Clara O., 58, IL/PA/PA, md at 23; William J., 34, PA/PA/IL, single, electric moulder, electric works; lvg next to Harry C. Thornton household).

Harry C. Thornton1

b. 1 April 1897, d. 13 May 1995
FatherWilliam J. Thornton1 b. 1870, d. 1941
MotherClara Daugherty1 b. 8 Aug 1871, d. 16 Jun 1939
ChartsDescendants of Adam Stroup
     Harry C. Thornton was born on 1 April 1897 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.1,2 He was the son of William J. Thornton and Clara Daugherty.1 He married Mildred V. Reed circa 1917.1 He died on 13 May 1995 in Bradenton, Manatee County, Florida, at age 98.3
     Harry C. Thornton and Mildred V. Reed were living in Turtle Creek Borough, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, in 1930 where Harry worked in the electric works with his father and brother.1

Citations

  1. [S969] 1930 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Allegheny Co., Turtle Creek Borough, Harry C. Thornton household, National Archives, (Harry C. Thornton, 33, PA/PA/IL, md at 20, inspector, electric works; Mildred V., 34, PA/PA/PA, md at 21; Dorothy, 12, PA; Margaret, 10, PA; Harry C., 1 9/12, PA; William Reed, 66, PA/NIre/NIre, father-in-law, widowed; lvg next to William J. Thornton household).
  2. [S973] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Record for Harry C Thornton, viewed at Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com).
  3. [S973] Florida Death Index, 1877-1998 [database on-line] Harry C Thornton, viewed at Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com).