Daisy Meyers1

b. July 1896
FatherCharles Meyers1 b. Nov 1869
MotherMary Martha Nellis1 b. 18 Mar 1858, d. 8 Apr 1925
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Daisy Meyers was born in July 1896 in Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of Charles Meyers and Mary Martha Nellis.1

Citations

  1. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Allegheny Co., Sharpsburg, Charles Meyers household, National Archives, (Charles Meyers, Nov 1869, PA/Ger/Ire, md7ys, millwright; Mary, Mar 1867, IL/Sct/PA, 4 child/4lvg; Edward, Sep 1894, PA/PA/IL; Daisy, Jul 1896, PA/PA/IL; John, Jul 1898, PA/PA/IL).

John Meyers1

b. July 1898
FatherCharles Meyers1 b. Nov 1869
MotherMary Martha Nellis1 b. 18 Mar 1858, d. 8 Apr 1925
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     John Meyers was born in July 1898 in Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Charles Meyers and Mary Martha Nellis.1

Citations

  1. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Allegheny Co., Sharpsburg, Charles Meyers household, National Archives, (Charles Meyers, Nov 1869, PA/Ger/Ire, md7ys, millwright; Mary, Mar 1867, IL/Sct/PA, 4 child/4lvg; Edward, Sep 1894, PA/PA/IL; Daisy, Jul 1896, PA/PA/IL; John, Jul 1898, PA/PA/IL).

Frank Meyers1

FatherCharles Meyers1 b. Nov 1869
MotherMary Martha Nellis1 b. 18 Mar 1858, d. 8 Apr 1925
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Frank Meyers is the son of Charles Meyers and Mary Martha Nellis.1

Citations

  1. [S207] 1910 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Allegheny Co., O'Hara Tp., Sharpsburg, Mary Meyers household, National Archives, (Mary Meyers, 39, PA/Sct/PA, wd, 5child/4lvg; Edward, 17, IL/PA/PA, laborer, glasshouse; Daisy, 15, PA/PA/PA; John, 13, PA/PA/PA; Frank, 9, PA/PA/PA).

Margaret Winger1

b. 15 January 1821, d. 25 February 1897
FatherJohn Winger1 b. 14 Nov 1778, d. 9 Jun 1861
MotherChristina Mary Miller1 b. c 1784, d. 25 Feb 1872
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Margaret Winger was born on 15 January 1821 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.1,2 She was the daughter of John Winger and Christina Mary Miller.1 She was baptized on 11 February 1821 in First Reformed Church, Greensburg, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.1 She married James R. Downing.3,4,5 She and James R. Downing were divorced say 1862.5 She married John Farren say 1864.6 She died on 25 February 1897 in Siverly, Cornplanter Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, at age 76.7
     Margaret Winger and James R. Downing lived in Cornplanter Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.8,9
     Margaret Winger and John Farren lived in Siverly, Cornplanter Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, John moved to Oil City in about 1860 where he worked as a carpenter. He went to work at the Imperial Refinery in Siverly as a carpenter and worked there until the refinery was abandoned. He also, at one time, owned a number of residential properties in Siverly. He served several terms as school director and as a member of the borough council. Following the death of his wife Margaret in 1897, John made his home with his step-children.6,10,11

Family 1

James R. Downing d. 1 Mar 1893
Children

Family 2

John Farren b. 1835, d. 6 Jul 1910
Child

Citations

  1. [S311] Paul Miller Ruff The German Church Records of Western Pennsylvania, 1772-1791 (previously The German Church Records of Westmoreland County, PA) (n.p.: n.pub., 3rd Revised Edition 1984, original copyright 1979), Baptism of Anna Margaretha Wingert, bn 15 Jan 1821, bp 11 Feb 1821, parents Johann and Christina Wingert, sponsors Daniel and Christina Miller, First Reformed Church (United Church of Christ) Greensburg, Westmoreland Co., PA. Hereinafter cited as German Church Records of Western Pennsylvania, 1772-1791.
  2. [S142] John W. Jordan LL.D Genealogical and Personal History of the Allegheny Valley, Pennsylvania (New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Co., 1913), Vol. II, p. 715 (biographical sketch on the William W.Winger--lists children of John and Mary [sic] Miller Winger as Daniel, Henry, David, Jacob, Joseph, Peter, Christina, Mary, Esther, Polly, and John. There is no mention of a daughter Margaret, but she could be the daughter Polly referenced in this list). Hereinafter cited as Jordan's Allegheny Valley.
  3. [S1462] Chas L. Downing, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 111494 (25 Nov 1913), (informant: A.B. Kennedy, Oil City, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Apr 2014; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (parents Jas Downing and Margaret Wingard).
  4. [S1462] John W. Downing, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 16167 (2 Mar 1914), (informant: J. H. Borland, Oil City, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Apr 2014; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (parents James Downing and Margaret Winger).
  5. [S8] Obituary of James Downing, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 3 Mar 1893, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  6. [S8] Obituary of John Farren, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 7 Jul 1910, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  7. [S8] Obituary of Margaret Farren, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 27 Feb 1897, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  8. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., Jas Downig household, National Archives, (Jas Downig, 30, PA, laborer, $300; Martha, 30, PA; Chas, 5, PA; Nancy J., 3, PA; John, 1, PA; Saml Wingard, 24, PA [lvg next to or with David Winger household]).
  9. [S155] 1860 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., Margaret Downey [sic] household [Ancestry.com copy very faint], National Archives, (Margaret Downey, 33, PA, farmer, $400; Charles, 13, PA; John, 11, PA; Nancy, 9, PA; Mary, 7, PA; James, 39, PA [lvg next to Joseph Wingerd household]).
  10. [S146] 1870 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., John Farren household, National Archives, (John Farren, 39, PA, carpenter; Margaret, 49, PA, keeping house; William H., 5, PA).
  11. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., John Farren household, National Archives, (John Farren, 44, PA/PA/PA, carpenter; Martha, 59, PA/PA/PA, keeping house; Harry, 15, PA/PA/PA, son; James Wilcox, 14, PA/PA/PA, nephew [sic?]).
  12. [S8] Obituary of Charles L. Downing, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 24 Nov 1913, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  13. [S231] Obituary of Mary Ann Borland, The News Herald, Franklin, PA, 21 Dec 1922, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  14. [S1462] Mary Ann Borland, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 118153 (4 Jan 1923), (informant: Fred Borland, Oil City, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Apr 2014; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (parents Jas. Downing).

James R. Downing1

d. 1 March 1893
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     James R. Downing married Margaret Winger, daughter of John Winger and Christina Mary Miller.2,3,1 He and Margaret Winger were divorced say 1862.1 He died on 1 March 1893 in Salem (now Seneca), Cranberry Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 He was buried in Brandon Cemetery, Cranberry Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1
     James R. Downing served in the U.S. Army during the Civil War. He enlisted on 1 January 1864 as a private in Company H., 4th Pennsylvania Cavalry Regiment. James was promoted to Full Sergeant on 1 May 1865 and was mustered out on 1 July 1865 at Lynchburg, VA.4
     James R. Downing and Margaret Winger lived in Cornplanter Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.5,6

Family

Margaret Winger b. 15 Jan 1821, d. 25 Feb 1897
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of James Downing, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 3 Mar 1893, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  2. [S1462] Chas L. Downing, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 111494 (25 Nov 1913), (informant: A.B. Kennedy, Oil City, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Apr 2014; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (parents Jas Downing and Margaret Wingard).
  3. [S1462] John W. Downing, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 16167 (2 Mar 1914), (informant: J. H. Borland, Oil City, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Apr 2014; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (parents James Downing and Margaret Winger).
  4. [S973] U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles [database on-line]. Original source: History of Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-1865. James R. Downing, viewed at Ancestry (www.ancestry.com).
  5. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., Jas Downig household, National Archives, (Jas Downig, 30, PA, laborer, $300; Martha, 30, PA; Chas, 5, PA; Nancy J., 3, PA; John, 1, PA; Saml Wingard, 24, PA [lvg next to or with David Winger household]).
  6. [S155] 1860 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., Margaret Downey [sic] household [Ancestry.com copy very faint], National Archives, (Margaret Downey, 33, PA, farmer, $400; Charles, 13, PA; John, 11, PA; Nancy, 9, PA; Mary, 7, PA; James, 39, PA [lvg next to Joseph Wingerd household]).
  7. [S8] Obituary of Charles L. Downing, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 24 Nov 1913, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  8. [S231] Obituary of Mary Ann Borland, The News Herald, Franklin, PA, 21 Dec 1922, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  9. [S1462] Mary Ann Borland, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 118153 (4 Jan 1923), (informant: Fred Borland, Oil City, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Apr 2014; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (parents Jas. Downing).

John Farren1

b. 1835, d. 6 July 1910
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     John Farren was born in 1835 in Butler County, Pennsylvania.1 He married Margaret Winger, daughter of John Winger and Christina Mary Miller, say 1864.1 He died on 6 July 1910 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1
     John Farren and Margaret Winger lived in Siverly, Cornplanter Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, John moved to Oil City in about 1860 where he worked as a carpenter. He went to work at the Imperial Refinery in Siverly as a carpenter and worked there until the refinery was abandoned. He also, at one time, owned a number of residential properties in Siverly. He served several terms as school director and as a member of the borough council. Following the death of his wife Margaret in 1897, John made his home with his step-children.1,2,3

Family

Margaret Winger b. 15 Jan 1821, d. 25 Feb 1897
Child

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of John Farren, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 7 Jul 1910, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  2. [S146] 1870 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., John Farren household, National Archives, (John Farren, 39, PA, carpenter; Margaret, 49, PA, keeping house; William H., 5, PA).
  3. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., John Farren household, National Archives, (John Farren, 44, PA/PA/PA, carpenter; Martha, 59, PA/PA/PA, keeping house; Harry, 15, PA/PA/PA, son; James Wilcox, 14, PA/PA/PA, nephew [sic?]).

Charles Lake Downing1

b. 20 April 1844, d. 23 November 1913
FatherJames R. Downing1,2 d. 1 Mar 1893
MotherMargaret Winger1,2 b. 15 Jan 1821, d. 25 Feb 1897
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Charles Lake Downing was born on 20 April 1844 in Maple Swamp, President Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1,3,4 He was the son of James R. Downing and Margaret Winger.1,2 He married Sarah M. Wilson.1 He died on 23 November 1913 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania, at age 69.1,3 He was buried in Grove Hill Cemetery, Oil City.1
     Charles Lake Downing was a carpenter in Oil City, Venango County.3

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of Charles L. Downing, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 24 Nov 1913, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  2. [S1462] Chas L. Downing, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 111494 (25 Nov 1913), (informant: A.B. Kennedy, Oil City, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Apr 2014; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (parents Jas Downing and Margaret Wingard).
  3. [S1462] Chas L. Downing, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 111494 (25 Nov 1913), (informant: A.B. Kennedy, Oil City, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Apr 2014; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA.
  4. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., Jas Downig household, National Archives, (Jas Downig, 30, PA, laborer, $300; Martha, 30, PA; Chas, 5, PA; Nancy J., 3, PA; John, 1, PA; Saml Wingard, 24, PA [lvg next to or with David Winger household]).

Sarah M. Wilson1

ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Sarah M. Wilson married Charles Lake Downing, son of James R. Downing and Margaret Winger.1

Family

Charles Lake Downing b. 20 Apr 1844, d. 23 Nov 1913

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of Charles L. Downing, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 24 Nov 1913, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Nancy J. Downing1

b. circa 1846
FatherJames R. Downing1 d. 1 Mar 1893
MotherMargaret Winger1 b. 15 Jan 1821, d. 25 Feb 1897
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Nancy J. Downing was born circa 1846 in Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of James R. Downing and Margaret Winger.1

Citations

  1. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., Jas Downig household, National Archives, (Jas Downig, 30, PA, laborer, $300; Martha, 30, PA; Chas, 5, PA; Nancy J., 3, PA; John, 1, PA; Saml Wingard, 24, PA [lvg next to or with David Winger household]).

John W. Downing1

b. 11 March 1849, d. 28 February 1914
FatherJames R. Downing1,2 d. 1 Mar 1893
MotherMargaret Winger1,2 b. 15 Jan 1821, d. 25 Feb 1897
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     John W. Downing was born on 11 March 1849 in Pennsylvania.3,4,5 He was the son of James R. Downing and Margaret Winger.1,2 He died on 28 February 1914 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania, at age 64.6,3 He was buried in Grove Hill Cemetery, Oil City.3

Citations

  1. [S155] 1860 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., Margaret Downey [sic] household [Ancestry.com copy very faint], National Archives, (Margaret Downey, 33, PA, farmer, $400; Charles, 13, PA; John, 11, PA; Nancy, 9, PA; Mary, 7, PA; James, 39, PA [lvg next to Joseph Wingerd household]).
  2. [S1462] John W. Downing, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 16167 (2 Mar 1914), (informant: J. H. Borland, Oil City, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Apr 2014; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (parents James Downing and Margaret Winger).
  3. [S1462] John W. Downing, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 16167 (2 Mar 1914), (informant: J. H. Borland, Oil City, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Apr 2014; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA.
  4. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., Jas Downig household, National Archives, (Jas Downig, 30, PA, laborer, $300; Martha, 30, PA; Chas, 5, PA; Nancy J., 3, PA; John, 1, PA; Saml Wingard, 24, PA [lvg next to or with David Winger household]).
  5. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Warren Co., Sheffield Tp., John W. Downing household, National Archives, (John W. Downing, Mar 1849, PA/PA/PA, md20y, tender, oil lease; Charlotte J., June 1854, PA/NY/PA, 8child/7lvg; Ella M., Nov 1880, PA; Leonard L., Oct 1882, PA; Herman H., June 1884, PA; Lottie E., Nov 1886, PA; Sadie M., Sept 1888, PA; Warren W., June 1890, PA; Grace, Oct 1893, PA).
  6. [S238] Obituary of John W. Downing, The Oil City Blizzard, Oil City, PA, 2 Mar 1914, Heritage Room, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Blizzard.

Mary Ann Downing1

b. 25 January 1851, d. 20 December 1922
FatherJames R. Downing1,2 d. 1 Mar 1893
MotherMargaret Winger1,2 b. 15 Jan 1821, d. 25 Feb 1897
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Mary Ann Downing was born on 25 January 1851 in Clarion County, Pennsylvania.1,3,4 She was the daughter of James R. Downing and Margaret Winger.1,2 She married James H. Borland in 1869.5 She died on 20 December 1922 in Rouseville, Venango County, Pennsylvania, at age 71.1,6 She was buried in Rynd Farm Cemetery, Cornplanter Township, Venango County.1,6

Family

James H. Borland d. 9 Dec 1922

Citations

  1. [S231] Obituary of Mary Ann Borland, The News Herald, Franklin, PA, 21 Dec 1922, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S1462] Mary Ann Borland, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 118153 (4 Jan 1923), (informant: Fred Borland, Oil City, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Apr 2014; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (parents Jas. Downing).
  3. [S1462] Mary Ann Borland, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 118153 (4 Jan 1923), (informant: Fred Borland, Oil City, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Apr 2014; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (birthdate 25 Jan 1852).
  4. [S155] 1860 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., Margaret Downey [sic] household [Ancestry.com copy very faint], National Archives, (Margaret Downey, 33, PA, farmer, $400; Charles, 13, PA; John, 11, PA; Nancy, 9, PA; Mary, 7, PA; James, 39, PA [lvg next to Joseph Wingerd household]).
  5. [S231] Obituary of Mary Ann Borland, The News Herald, Franklin, PA, 21 Dec 1922 (according to her obituary she was married 53 years), Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  6. [S1462] Mary Ann Borland, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 118153 (4 Jan 1923), (informant: Fred Borland, Oil City, PA), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 18 Apr 2014; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA.

James H. Borland1

d. 9 December 1922
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     James H. Borland married Mary Ann Downing, daughter of James R. Downing and Margaret Winger, in 1869.2 He died on 9 December 1922.1

Family

Mary Ann Downing b. 25 Jan 1851, d. 20 Dec 1922

Citations

  1. [S231] Obituary of Mary Ann Borland, The News Herald, Franklin, PA, 21 Dec 1922, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S231] Obituary of Mary Ann Borland, The News Herald, Franklin, PA, 21 Dec 1922 (according to her obituary she was married 53 years), Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.

William Henry Farren1

b. January 1865
FatherJohn Farren1 b. 1835, d. 6 Jul 1910
MotherMargaret Winger1 b. 15 Jan 1821, d. 25 Feb 1897
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     William Henry Farren was born in January 1865 in Pennsylvania.1,2 He was the son of John Farren and Margaret Winger.1 He married Minnie G. (?) circa 1884.2
     William Henry Farren was living in Siverly, Cornplanter Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, in 1900.2

Family

Minnie G. (?) b. Jul 1866
Children

Citations

  1. [S146] 1870 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., John Farren household, National Archives, (John Farren, 39, PA, carpenter; Margaret, 49, PA, keeping house; William H., 5, PA).
  2. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., Siverly Boro, William H. Farren household, National Archives, (William H. Farren, Jan 1865, PA/PA/PA, md16y, salesman; Minnie G., July 1866, PA/PA/PA, 2child/2lvg; George W., July 1885, PA; Cora M., July 1887, PA).

Esther Winger1

FatherJacob Winger Jr.1 b. 8 Jun 1788, d. 9 Dec 1876
MotherAnna Maria Heasley1 b. c 1787, d. 15 Aug 1869
     Esther Winger is the daughter of Jacob Winger Jr. and Anna Maria Heasley.1

Citations

  1. [S214] Will of Jacob Winger will, Mercer County Will WB 6:415, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania . Hereinafter cited as Mercer County Will.

Elizabeth Winger1

FatherJacob Winger Jr.1 b. 8 Jun 1788, d. 9 Dec 1876
MotherAnna Maria Heasley1 b. c 1787, d. 15 Aug 1869
     Elizabeth Winger is the daughter of Jacob Winger Jr. and Anna Maria Heasley.1

Citations

  1. [S214] Will of Jacob Winger will, Mercer County Will WB 6:415, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania . Hereinafter cited as Mercer County Will.

Henry Winger1

FatherJacob Winger Jr.1 b. 8 Jun 1788, d. 9 Dec 1876
MotherAnna Maria Heasley1 b. c 1787, d. 15 Aug 1869
     Henry Winger is the son of Jacob Winger Jr. and Anna Maria Heasley.1

Citations

  1. [S214] Will of Jacob Winger will, Mercer County Will WB 6:415, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania . Hereinafter cited as Mercer County Will.

Deborah Jo Schroeder1

     Deborah Jo Schroeder married James Cowan.1 She and James Cowan were divorced.1 She married Jack Robert Fickessen, son of Jack Walton Fickessen and Dorothy Ruth Johnston, on 25 May 1983.1

Citations

  1. [S1399] Jack Fickessen, "Speaking of Family... - Person Page 691," e-mail message from e-mail address (The Hills, Texas) to Kipp Melat, 2 Jan 2013.

James Cowan1

     James Cowan married Deborah Jo Schroeder.1 He and Deborah Jo Schroeder were divorced.1

Citations

  1. [S1399] Jack Fickessen, "Speaking of Family... - Person Page 691," e-mail message from e-mail address (The Hills, Texas) to Kipp Melat, 2 Jan 2013.

Edward Francis Mays1

b. 14 March 1868, d. 24 January 1940
FatherSamuel H. Mays1 b. c 1844, d. bt 1873 - 1880
MotherSusannah Winger1 b. c 1848, d. bt 1873 - 1880
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Edward Francis Mays was born on 14 March 1868 in Titusville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania.1,2 He was the son of Samuel H. Mays and Susannah Winger.1 He married Blanche Idella Snyder, daughter of Merrit Snyder and Jennie (?), on 11 January 1894 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.3 He died on 24 January 1940 in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, at age 71.1 He was buried in Toledo Memorial Park, Toledo.1

Citations

  1. [S1273] "Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1953," index and images, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XZ2F-YYJ : accessed 16 Jan 2013), Edward F Mays, 24 Jan 1940; citing Washington, Lucas, Ohio, reference fn 4790; FHL microfilm 2023826. (lists birthdate as 14 Mar 1870), viewed at Family Search (familysearch.org).
  2. [S146] 1870 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., Samuel H. Mays household, National Archives, (Samuel H. Mays, 26, PA, eng. on oil wells; Susan, 21, PA; Nancy E., 4, PA; Edward F., 2, PA; John W., 2/12 (Mar), PA; Loretta Winger, 15, PA, domesstic servant).
  3. [S10] Venango County (PA) Marriage License, Edward Francis Mays and Blanche Idella Snyder, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.

Blanche Idella Snyder1

FatherMerrit Snyder1 b. May 1845, d. 4 Jun 1903
MotherJennie (?)1 d. 29 Jun 1885
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Blanche Idella Snyder is the daughter of Merrit Snyder and Jennie (?)1 She married Edward Francis Mays, son of Samuel H. Mays and Susannah Winger, on 11 January 1894 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Edward Francis Mays b. 14 Mar 1868, d. 24 Jan 1940

Citations

  1. [S10] Venango County (PA) Marriage License, Edward Francis Mays and Blanche Idella Snyder, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.

Jennie (?)1

d. 29 June 1885
     Jennie (?) married Merrit Snyder.1 She died on 29 June 1885.1,2

Family

Merrit Snyder b. May 1845, d. 4 Jun 1903
Child

Citations

  1. [S10] Venango County (PA) Marriage License, Edward Francis Mays and Blanche Idella Snyder, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S10] Venango County (PA) Marriage License, Merret Snyder and Bertha Dell Winger, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.

John W. Mays1

b. circa March 1870
FatherSamuel H. Mays1 b. c 1844, d. bt 1873 - 1880
MotherSusannah Winger1 b. c 1848, d. bt 1873 - 1880
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     John W. Mays was born circa March 1870 in Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Samuel H. Mays and Susannah Winger.1 He married Jean Boardman on 11 January 1912 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S146] 1870 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cornplanter Tp., Samuel H. Mays household, National Archives, (Samuel H. Mays, 26, PA, eng. on oil wells; Susan, 21, PA; Nancy E., 4, PA; Edward F., 2, PA; John W., 2/12 (Mar), PA; Loretta Winger, 15, PA, domesstic servant).
  2. [S10] Venango County (PA) Marriage License, John Mays and Jean Patterson (states that Jean was the daughter of A. and Isabella Boardman and was divorced in 1911 from W. P. Snyder), Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.

Charles Mays1

b. circa 1873
FatherSamuel H. Mays1 b. c 1844, d. bt 1873 - 1880
MotherSusannah Winger1 b. c 1848, d. bt 1873 - 1880
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Charles Mays was born circa 1873 in Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Samuel H. Mays and Susannah Winger.1

Citations

  1. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Mercer Co., Mercer, Soldier's Orphans School, National Archives, (Edward Mays, 12, PA; John Mays, 10, PA; Chas Mays, 7, PA).

Myra Winger1

d. 1898
FatherAdam Winger1 b. 15 Jan 1852, d. 27 Dec 1909
MotherLoretta Margaret Winger1 b. 15 Jan 1855, d. 1 Feb 1914
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Myra Winger was the daughter of Adam Winger and Loretta Margaret Winger.1 She married Millard Smedley.1 She died in 1898.2

Family

Millard Smedley
Child

Citations

  1. [S1273] "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885 - 1950," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KHNK-VVZ : accessed 18 Jan 2013), Glen William Fitch and Josephine Smedley, 1914. (lists Josephine's parents as Millard Smedley and Myra Winger, deceased), viewed at Family Search (familysearch.org).
  2. [S1273] "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885 - 1950," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VF9M-TD6 : accessed 18 Jan 2013), M.L. Smedley and Myrtie Smedley, 1903. (Millard's former wife died in 1898), viewed at Family Search (familysearch.org).
  3. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Warren Co., Mead Tp., Adam Winger household, National Archives, (Adam Winger, Jan 1853, PA/PA/PA, md25y, laborer, oil wells; Lettie M., Jan 1855, PA/PA/PA, 10child/6lvg; Frank W., Feb 1881; Arthur L., Feb 1883; Dolly, Aug 1885; Bessie, Dec 1888; Alonzo, Mar 1890; Anna V., May 1893; Alda J. Smedley, Jul 1898, grandaugther).

Millard Smedley1

ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Millard Smedley married Myra Winger, daughter of Adam Winger and Loretta Margaret Winger.1

Family

Myra Winger d. 1898
Child

Citations

  1. [S1273] "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885 - 1950," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KHNK-VVZ : accessed 18 Jan 2013), Glen William Fitch and Josephine Smedley, 1914. (lists Josephine's parents as Millard Smedley and Myra Winger, deceased), viewed at Family Search (familysearch.org).
  2. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Warren Co., Mead Tp., Adam Winger household, National Archives, (Adam Winger, Jan 1853, PA/PA/PA, md25y, laborer, oil wells; Lettie M., Jan 1855, PA/PA/PA, 10child/6lvg; Frank W., Feb 1881; Arthur L., Feb 1883; Dolly, Aug 1885; Bessie, Dec 1888; Alonzo, Mar 1890; Anna V., May 1893; Alda J. Smedley, Jul 1898, grandaugther).

Josephine Alda Smedley1

b. July 1898
FatherMillard Smedley1
MotherMyra Winger1 d. 1898
ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Josephine Alda Smedley was born in July 1898 in Saybrook, Warren County, Pennsylvania.1,2 She was the daughter of Millard Smedley and Myra Winger.1 She married Glen William Fitch on 5 March 1914 in Saybrook, Warren County, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Warren Co., Mead Tp., Adam Winger household, National Archives, (Adam Winger, Jan 1853, PA/PA/PA, md25y, laborer, oil wells; Lettie M., Jan 1855, PA/PA/PA, 10child/6lvg; Frank W., Feb 1881; Arthur L., Feb 1883; Dolly, Aug 1885; Bessie, Dec 1888; Alonzo, Mar 1890; Anna V., May 1893; Alda J. Smedley, Jul 1898, grandaugther).
  2. [S1273] "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885 - 1950," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KHNK-VVZ : accessed 18 Jan 2013), Glen William Fitch and Josephine Smedley, 1914., viewed at Family Search (familysearch.org).

Glen William Fitch1

ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Glen William Fitch married Josephine Alda Smedley, daughter of Millard Smedley and Myra Winger, on 5 March 1914 in Saybrook, Warren County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Josephine Alda Smedley b. Jul 1898

Citations

  1. [S1273] "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885 - 1950," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KHNK-VVZ : accessed 18 Jan 2013), Glen William Fitch and Josephine Smedley, 1914., viewed at Family Search (familysearch.org).

Jean Boardman1

ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     Jean Boardman married John W. Mays, son of Samuel H. Mays and Susannah Winger, on 11 January 1912 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

John W. Mays b. c Mar 1870

Citations

  1. [S10] Venango County (PA) Marriage License, John Mays and Jean Patterson (states that Jean was the daughter of A. and Isabella Boardman and was divorced in 1911 from W. P. Snyder), Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.

John H. DeTurk1

ChartsDescendants of John Winger
     John H. DeTurk married Alice M. Cook, daughter of William Cook and Mary Angeline Porter, on 30 October 1902 in Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Alice M. Cook b. Apr 1880, d. 23 Jan 1903

Citations

  1. [S10] Venango County (PA) Marriage License, Alice M. Cook and John H. De Turk, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.