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[NI065840] CENSUS 1850 PA Bedford Borough REEL NO: M432-751 PAGE NO: 10B "Taken Aug 1, 1850 by Thos Hughes"
326 111 Crosby Jacob 25 M Laborer PA
Catharine 20 F PA
Mary J. 10 mos. F PA

[NI065845] 1860 Federal Census Johnstown, 3rd Ward, Cambria Co., PA enumerated by HA McPike, June 16, 1860
702 12 829 845 Keyser Fred 26 M Laborer 750 100 Saxony
702 13 829 845 Keyser Cassia 29 F Penna
702 14 829 845 Keyser Fred A 1 M Penna

[NI065860] 1850 Federal Census Southampton Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerated 15 Aug 1850 by John H. Smith
37 15 15 Crosby Benjamin 49 M Farmer 1,500 PA
38 15 15 Crosby Lavina 36 F PA
39 15 15 Crosby Hiram 18 M Labourer PA
40 15 15 Crosby Elisabeth T. 14 F PA
41 15 15 Crosby Susanna 12 F PA
42 15 15 Crosby Nathaniel 10 M PA
1 15 15 Crosby Jeremiah 8 M PA
2 15 15 Crosby Matilda 6 F PA
3 15 15 Crosby Eli 3 M PA

[NI065862] 1870 Census Larimer Twp., Somerset Co., PA Sep 2, 1870 By Lewis G. Dom.
34 122 125 Crosby Hiram 40 M W Farmer 3,000 1,200 PA
Crosby Delilah 33 F W Keeping House PA
Crosby Mary Jane 16 F W At Home PA
Crosby Eli 12 M W Works on Farm PA
Crosby Lewis G. 02 M W PA
Crosby Lucinda 01 F W PA
Crosby James 19 M W Works on Farm PA
Crosby Josiah 14 M W Works on Farm PA
Boyer Hiram 17 M W Teamster PA

[NI065865] 1850 Federal Census Southampton Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerated 19 Aug 1850 by John H. Smith
8 116 118 Witt Josiah 28 M Farmer 2,000 PA
9 116 118 Witt Sarah 17 F PA
10 116 118 Crosby John 21 M Labourer PA
11 116 118 Crosby James 19 M Labourer PA
12 116 118 Shockey Jarius 11 M PA
13 116 118 Witt Nancy A. 23 F PA

[NI065867] 1870 Census Larimer Twp., Somerset Co., PA Aug 25, 1870 By Lewis G. Dom.
14 16 16 Geiger George 48 M W Farmer 5,000 800 PA
Geiger Elizabeth 35 F W Keeping House PA
Geiger Herman B. 16 M W Works on Farm PA
Geiger Henry A. 06 M W PA
Geiger Sarah 17 F W At Home PA

[NI065869] 1870 Census Larimer Twp., Somerset Co., PA Aug 25, 1870 By Lewis G. Dom.
22 11 11 Boyer Benjamin 32 M W Works on Lais Mill 400 PA
Boyer Susan 35 F W Keeping House PA
Boyer Benjamin 12 M W At Home PA
Boyer Hiram 08 M W PA
Boyer Delilah 06 F W PA
Boyer Cyrus 04 M W PA
Boyer William 03 M W PA
Boyer Catherine 5/12 F W PA Dec

[NI065876] 1870 Census Larimer Twp., Somerset Co., PA Aug 29, 1870 By Lewis G. Dom.
20 102 105 Crosby Eli 24 M W Farmer 1,000 PA
Crosby Elisabeth 19 F W Keeping House PA
Weimer Simon 21 M W Laborer PA
Lunda Sylvester 21 M W Laborer PA
Lunda Catharine 17 F W Domestic Servant PA
PA 1910 Census Miracode Index
Eli Crosby State: PA Dist: 0119 Color: W Age: 69 B-Pl: PA Visit: 0065 Co: Westmoreland Relation: Husb ImageNum: 00880503 Other Residents:
Wife Maria 56, PA

[NI065880] Pennsylvania 1910 Census Miracode Index
Josiah Crosby State: PA Enumeration District: 0015 Color: W Age: 51 Birth Place: PA Visit: 0207 County: Bedford Relation: Husband ImageNum: 00880544 Other Residents:
Wife Mary E 47, PA
Son Earl 14, PA
Son Roy 09, PA

[NI065890] 1850 Federal Census Southampton Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerated 23 Aug 1850 by John H. Smith
8 208 213 Crosby John 45 M Wagon maker PA
9 208 213 Crosby Maria 44 F PA
10 208 213 Crosby W'm. 23 M Wood Chopper PA
11 208 213 Crosby Isaac 20 M Wood Chopper PA
12 208 213 Crosby Joseph 18 M Wood Chopper PA
13 208 213 Crosby Maria 16 F PA
14 208 213 Crosby Amanda 13 F PA
15 208 213 Crosby Annetta 10 F PA
16 208 213 Crosby Jane 8 F PA
17 208 213 Crosby Ann 5 F PA
18 208 213 Crosby John 2 M PA

[NI065899] 1870 Federal Census Brothersvalley Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerated 28 Jun 1870 Jno. Hicks
25 276 285 Beal Eli 41 M W Stage Driver 200 PA.
26 276 285 Beal Elizabeth 26 F W Keeping House PA
27 276 285 Beal Milliard F. 14 M W PA
28 276 285 Beal Charles 06 M W PA
29 276 285 Beal Ellen 05 F W PA
30 276 285 Beal Calvin 02 M W PA

[NI065988] 1870 Census Stoney Creek Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerated on 25 Aug 1870 by Christian Streng
26 227 232 Gindlesberger Joseph 23 M W Farmer 1,500 400 PA
27 227 232 Gindlesberger Julia A. 22 F W Keeping house PA
28 227 232 Gindlesberger Ezra 2 M W PA
29 227 232 Gindlesberger Caroline 5/12 F W PA
30 227 232 Coleman Levi 9 M W PA
1880 Federal Census Allegheny Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerator H.L.Walker 9 Jun 1880
221B 14 133 135 Gindlesberger Joseph W M 34 Farmer PA PA PA
221B 15 133 135 Gindlesberger Julia A. W F 35 Wife Keeping house PA PA PA
221B 16 133 135 Gindlesberger Ezra E. W M 12 Son Works on farm PA PA PA
221B 17 133 135 Gindlesberger Irvin G. W M 9 Son PA PA PA
221B 18 133 135 Gindlesberger Benjamin L. W M 6 Son PA PA PA
221B 19 133 135 Gindlesberger Sarah A. W F 4 Daughter PA PA PA
221B 20 133 135 Gindlesberger Albert J. W M 2 Son PA PA PA

[NI065998] 1870 Census Stoney Creek Twp., Somerset Co., PA 25 Aug 1870 Christian Streng
6 231 236 Gindlesberger John 33 M W Farmer 800 400 PA
Gindlesberger Julia A. 33 F W Keeping house PA
Gindlesberger Sarah 11 F W PA
Gindlesberger Emma 9 F W PA
Gindlesberger Rebecca 7 F W PA
Gindlesberger Edward 5 M W PA
Gindlesberger John 3 M W PA
Gindlesberger Conrad 2 M W PA
Gindlesberger Daniel 9/12 M W PA Aug.
Boyer Hannah 69 F W 5,000 300 PA

[NI066002] 1850 Federal census Brothersvalley Twp., Somerset Co., PA
339 80 Hoffman Wolfgang 39 M Farmer Germany
Barbara 36 F Germany
Eve 13 F PA
Rosanna 11 F PA
Jacob 7 M PA
Dorthea 6 F PA
John 5 M PA
1870 Federal Census Brothersvalley Twp., Somerset Co., PA
13 190 194 Hoffman Wolfgang 59 M W Farmer 3,000 1,080 Prussia Ger.
14 190 194 Hoffman Barbara 54 F W Keeping House Prussia Ger.
15 190 194 Hoffman Henrietta 25 F W Dom.Ser. PA
16 190 194 Hoffman John 20 M W Farm Lab. PA
17 190 194 Hoffman Conrad 18 M W Farm Lab. PA
18 190 194 Hoffman Philip 16 M W Farm Lab. PA
1880 Federal Census Brothersvalley Twp., Somerset Co., PA
3 8 232B 48 77 78 Hoffman Wolfgang W M 69 Germany Germany Germany
3 8 232B 49 77 78 Hoffman Elizabeth W F 43 Wife Keeping house PA PA PA
3 8 232B 50 77 78 Yoder Mary W F 12 Niece Servant PA PA PA

[NI066004] 1910 PA Census Miracode Index
Wydom Llewellyn State: PA Dist: 0130 Color: W Age: 25 Birth Place: Wales Visit: 0058 Co.: Somerset Relation: Head ImageNum: 02710674 Other Res:
Wife Edith M 22, PA
Dau Catharine E 01, PA

[NI066043] PA 1910 Census Miracode Index
Edward Gindlesperge* State: PA Enumeration District: 0128 Color: W Age: 44 Birth Place: PA Visit: 0071 Co.: Somerset Relation: Husband ImageNum: 01630954, 01630955 Other Residents:
Wife Emma B 38, PA
Son Simon H 18, PA
Dau. Minnie 16, PA
Son Howard 14, PA
Dau. Ida B 13, PA
Son Charles W 12, PA
Son William H 10, PA
Dau. Grace 04, PA

[NI066047] Somerset Co Leader Nov 9 1917 SIMON GINDLESPERGER, aged 23, Berlin, was run down & killed by B & O train Mon night. The accident occurred near Berlin. The deceased was single & s/o Mr. & Mrs. Edward Gindlesperger, Berlin. He is survived by his parents, several bros & 1 sis.

[NI066272] Johnstown Trib-Demo Feb 24 1967 Page 18 GINDLESPERGER - Mrs. Mary S., 92, Berlin, d Feb 23 1967, at home of dau, Mrs. Cora PRITTS, Brothersvalley Twp. B. Feb 11 1875, Brothersvalley Twp, d/o Henry & Catherine (WEIGHLEY) COBER. Preceded in death by hus, Harvey, & son, John. Survived by these chldn: Mrs. Cora PRITTS, Berlin; Mrs. Annie SAYLOR & Homer, both of Berlin; & Mrs. Katie WEIMER, Meyersdale; 18 gchldn, 33 ggchldn, & sis., Mrs. Emma FRITZ, Berlin. Memb. Berlin Breth. Ch. Friends received 7 pm Fri. Johnson & Son Funeral Home, Berlin, serv. will be 4 pm Sun., Rev. Ralph E. Mills officiating. Bur. Berlin IOOF Cem.

[NI066298] CHILDREN
Name: Helen Ruth Saylor m. Paul Witt
Name: Mary Saylor
Name: Phyllis Saylor m. William R Cober
Name: Richard Saylor m. Lois Schultz
Name: John Saylor
Name: Carl Saylor m. Karon Barron
Name: Shirley Saylor m. Edward Reid
Name: Robert Saylor m. 1st Mona Thompson 2nd Darlene Thomas

[NI066300] CHILDREN
Name: Janet K Gindlesperger m. Robert Montgomery
Name: Clair E Gindlesperger
Name: Donald C Gindlesperger m. Gloria Provost
Name: Larry Glen Gindlesperger

[NI066305] 1850 Census Stoneycreek Twp., Somerset Co., PA
243 82 REITZE Hartman 44 M Miller Ger.
REITZE Sarah 29 F PA
REITZE John 12 M PA
REITZE Conrad 10 M PA
REITZE Eleanor 2 F PA
REITZE Hartman 1 M PA
1870 Census Stoney Creek Twp., Somerset Co., PA 25 Aug Christian Streng
6 238 243 Reitz Hartman 64 M W Miller 6,000 1,000 Hesse Darmstadt
Reitz Sarah 48 F W Keeping house PA
Reitz Hartman 21 M W Laborer PA
Reitz Joseph 17 M W PA
Reitz William 14 M W PA
Reitz Daniel 12 M W PA
Reitz Henry 9 M W PA
Reitz Jacob 8 M W PA
Geiger Maria 45 F W 200 PA

[NI066308] 1850 Federal Census Jenner Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerated 31 Aug 1850 by John J Schell
2 16 17 Stephanus Jacob 38 M W PA
3 16 17 Stephanus Sarah 29 F W PA
4 16 17 Stephanus Cyrus 8 M W PA
5 16 17 Stephanus John 6 M W PA
6 16 17 Stephanus Christian 1 M W PA

[NI066311] Jan 1869, Herald of Truth Vol VI No 1 pg 14, 15. On 11 Nov, Conemaugh Twp, Somerset Co., PA. Catharine GINDLESPERGER, aged 81 yrs 5 mos & 6 dys. Funeral sermon preached by Christian Yoder, Holmes Co., OH from Heb., 4; 1, 12, & by Moses L. Miller, from Jn. 6: 24-30. Her maiden name was MILLER. She was a member of the Omish Menn ch.

[NI066313] 1850 Census Stoneycreek Twp., Somerset Co., PA
263 221 BAER Christian 49 M Farmer Germany
BAER Elisabeth 41 F PA
BAER Solomon 22 M Laborer PA
BAER John 19 M Laborer PA
BAER Abraham 17 M Laborer PA
BAER Ann 15 F PA
BAER Jacob 11 M PA
BAER Christian 7 M PA
BAER Mary 3 F PA
BAER Catharine 5 F PA
BAER Susan 2/12 F PA

[NI066314] 1870 Census Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA 20 Aug 1870 H. J. Boyts
29 216 214 Baer Elisabeth 61 F W Keeping House 1,200 225 PA
Baer Susanna 19 F W at home PA

[NI066316] 1870 Census of Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA 8 Aug 1870 H. J. Boyts
27 14 14 Baer Abraham 38 M W Farmer 3,000 850 PA
Baer Sarah 28 F W wife PA
Baer Ellen 12 F W at home PA
Baer Frank 7 M W at home PA
Baer John 5 M W at home PA
Baer William 9/12 M W at home PA

[NI066320] Herald of Truth, Vol XXXV, # 1, Jan 1, 1898 pg 13, 14. BLOUGH. On 4 Nov 1897, Johnstown, Pa, of consumption & heart trouble, Catharine w/o Peter A. Blough, aged 52y 6m 10d. Bur on 6th at Blough Menn M.H. Funeral by S. G. Shetler, Jonas Blauch & Samuel Gindlesperger. She was memb Menn Ch. Survived by husb, 4 sons & 1 dau; 1 son preceded her.

[NI066322] Gospel Herald Vol XLVII # 4 Jan 27 1953 pg 94, 95. Thomas, Norman s/o late John M & Rachel (Blough) Thomas b Nov 9 1882, Somerset Co, PA d Nov 22 1952, Lee Hosp, Johnstown, Pa aged 70y 13d. He is survived by an aunt, 6 nephews, & 5 nieces. Preceded by 2 sis' Mrs Titus Blough & Mrs Isaac Hostetler. Memb Blough Menn Ch abt 50y & regular attendant as long as health permitted. He was also Sun-school teacher for many yrs. Funeral Nov 24 Blough Menn Ch, Hollsopple, Pa, in charge of Harry Y Shetler & Harry C Blough, Bur adjoining cem.

[NI066325] 1850 Census Somerset Boro, Somerset Twp., Somerset Co., PA pg 15, 22 Jul 1850 by Jno. J. Schell
28 101 107 Mong John 44 M W Wheelwright PA
Mong Catharine 37 F W PA
Mong George 17 M W Millwright PA
Mong Rosanna 15 F W PA
Mong Mary M. 13 F W PA
Mong Lavinia C. 9 F W PA
Mong Susan S. 6 F W PA
Mong Almira 4 F W PA
1860 Census Quemahoning Twp., Somerset Co., PA 9 Jun 1860 by Josiah H. Zimmerman
179 195 MONG John 54 M Farmer 4000 1950 PA
Catharine 48 F PA
Mary 22 F PA.
Levenia C. 19 F PA.
Susan L. 16 F PA.
Elmira 13 F PA.
Emma 9 F PA.
Clarah J. 6 F PA.
John M. 3 M PA
George MONG 26 M PA.
Kati 22 F PA.
Eliza 19 F PA
Magdalena LICHTEBERGER 70 F PA
Frank FRIEDLINE 29 M Carpenter 900 PA
Solemon LENHART 22 M Carpenter 100 PA
Abraham SPANGLER 20 M Day Laborer PA

[NI066336] 1880 Federal Census Jefferson Twp., Somerset Co., PA William P Hay 18 June 1880
9 20 307B 30 145 154 Miller Conrad W M 45 Farmer Penna PA PA
9 20 307B 31 145 154 Miller Catharine W F 35 Wife Keeping house Penna PA PA
9 20 307B 32 145 154 Miller Albert W M 14 Son Farmer Penna PA PA
9 20 307B 33 145 154 Miller George W M 11 Son At home Penna PA PA
9 20 307B 34 145 154 Miller William W M 7 Son Penna PA PA
9 20 307B 35 145 154 Miller Edward W M 4 Son Penna PA PA
9 20 307B 36 145 154 Miller Mary W F 1 Daug Penna PA PA
9 20 307B 37 145 154 Miller Dallas W M 35 Hireling Farm laborer Penna PA PA
9 20 307B 38 145 154 Deal Mary W F 20 Servant Servant Penna PA PA

[NI066338] 1850 Census Somerset Twp, Somerset Co, PA 5 Oct J J Schell
1 307 318 Miller Abraham 51 M W Farmer 3,000 PA
Miller Mary 44 F PA
Miller Jonathan 23 M Potter PA
Miller Mary 19 F PA
Miller Barbara 16 F PA
Miller Abraham 13 M PA
Miller Rachel 11 F PA
Miller Susanna 9 F PA
Miller Jacob 7 M PA
Miller Daniel 5 M PA
Miller Tobias 3 M PA

[NI066343] 1850 Census, Jefferson Twp., Somerset Co., PA John J. Schell
38-108 Scott Levi 45 M Farmer PA
Isabel 35 F PA
Alexander 9 M PA
Oliver 6 M PA
Winfield 3 M PA
John 1 M PA
Baker Jonathan 18 M Laborer PA
Neimiller Phoebe 18 F PA

[NI066348] 1850 Census Somerset Twp., Somerset Co., PA 2 Aug J. J. Schell
12 52 56 McVicker James 42 M Tanner 1,800 PA.
McVicker Mary A. 34 F PA
McVicker Ann M. 13 F PA
McVicker Mary E. 8 F PA
McVicker James A. 7 M PA
McVicker Martha J. 4 F PA
McVicker Hester A. 2 F PA
Hill John F. 19 M Tanner PA

[NI066358] 1850 Federal Census Somerset Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerated 3 Aug 1850 by J. J. Schell
18 96 101 Ahresman Adam 49 MFarmer 700 Germany.. .
19 96 101 Ahresman Elisabeth 49 F.Germany..
20 96 101 Ahresman Adam 24 MCarpenterGermany.. .
21 96 101 Ahresman Jacob 16 MLaborerGermany..
22 96 101 Ahresman Elisabeth 18 F.Germany.. .
23 96 101 Ahresman Isabella 3 F.PA

[NI066362] From: The Somerset, PA Standard, Sep 20 1900: ISABELLE KELLER, wife of DANIEL KELLER, d. Thur., Sep 13 1900, at her home near Dull postoffice, in her 53rd yr. She was the dau. of ADAM & ELIZABETH ARISMAN, both deceased, & is survived by 2 bro.s--ADAM & JACOB ARISMAN-- Jenner twp. She was m. to DANIEL KELLER, Sep 1 1868, & was the mother of 4 chldrn--ANNIE, BESSIE & IVAN, who are at home; & MAGGIE, m. to JOHN SCHROCK. MRS. KELLER had been ill for about 8 mths, & though she suffered greatly at times she did not complain. She was a good mother & a kind neighbor. She was a member of the Dunkard Ch. for many yrs, and the interment took place at Schrock's Ch., Sun at 2 o'clock, it was largely attended.

[NI066373] 1870 Federal Census Alleghany Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerated on 16 June 1870 by John H. Lepley
16 44 42 Burkey Abraham 33 M W Laborer 100 PA
17 44 42 Burkey Pricilla 25 F W Keeping House PA
18 44 42 Burkey Sarah E. 6 F W PA
19 44 42 Burkey Maggie D 3 F W PA

[NI066375] 1870 Census Somerset Twp, Somerset Co, PA 5 Jul Pg 19 Christian Streng
19 137 140 Berkey Nicolas 25 M W Farmer 4,500 450 PA
Berkey Ellen 19 F W Keeping house PA
Baker Elizabeth 14 F W Domestic Servant PA
PA 1910 Census Miracode Index
Nichos F Berkey State: PA Dist: 0160 Color: W Age: 65 Birth Place: PA Visit: 0571 County: Somerset Relation: Husband ImageNum: 00460524 Other Residents:
Wife Eleanor 60, PA
Daughter Elsie 16, PA

[NI066389] 1910 PA Census Miracode Index
Noah Lape State: PA Dist: 0144 Color: W Age: 58 Birth Place: PA Visit: 0049 Co.: Somerset Relation: Husband ImageNum: 02590272 Other Residents:
Wife Mary 60, PA

[NI066402] 1850 Census Somerset Twp., Somerset Co., PA 24 Aug J. J. Schell
38 166 174 Claycomb Henry 38 M Farmer
Claycomb Rebecca 30 F
Claycomb Mary A. 12 F
Claycomb John 10 M
Claycomb Jonathan 8 M
Claycomb Catharine 5 F W. PA Handwritten page # 67.
Claycomb Jacob 2 M. PA

[NI066405] Pennsylvania 1910 Census Miracode Index
Jonathan Claycomb State: PA Enumeration District: 0154 Color: W Age: 66 Birth Place: PA Visit: 0208 County: Westmoreland Relation: Husband ImageNum: 00740024 Other Residents:
Daughter Pearl Fitch 23, PA

[NI066407] Pennsylvania 1910 Census Miracode Index
Jacob Claycomb State: PA Enumeration District: 0154 Color: W Age: 61 Birth Place: PA Visit: 0215 County: Westmoreland Relation: Husband ImageNum: 00730946 Other Residents:
Wife Mary 58, PA

[NI066413] Luther came to IA in 1866 with his oldest sis, after spending approximately 6 yrs living with strangers after the death of his father.

[NI066425] 1850 Census Somerset Twp., Somerset Co., PA 30 Sep 1850 by J. J. Schell
36 246 256 Saylor Joseph 41 MFarmerPA
Saylor Eliza 38 F PA
Saylor Catharine 17 F PA
Saylor Josiah 11 M PA
Saylor Sarah 9 F PA
Saylor Isabel 6 F PA
Saylor Belinda 5 F PA
Saylor Eliza Jane 3 F W PA
Saylor Henry 1 M PA

[NI066428] 1870 Census Somerset Boro, Somerset Twp, Somerset Co, PA 26 Jun 1870 Christian Streng
22 162 172 Saylor Josiah 32 M W Laborer 100 PA
Saylor Mary 25 F W Keeping house PA
Saylor Anna E 2 F W PA
Saylor Charles H 10/12 M W PA Jul
1880 Census Somerset Boro, Somerset Twp, Somerset Co, PA Geo. W. Benford Jun 1-10 1880
24 6 487B 46 55 68 Sailor Josiah W M 42 Laborer PA Pa Pa
Sailor Mary W F 32 Wife Keeping House PA Pa Pa
Sailor Annie W F 13 Dau PA Pa Pa
Sailor Chas. W M 10 Son PA Pa Pa
Sailor Dora W F 8 Dau PA Pa Pa
Sailor Milton W M 5 Son PA Pa Pa
Sailor Joseph H. W M 3 Son PA Pa Pa
Sailor Louisa W F 1 Dau PA Pa Pa

[NI066438] 1850 Census Somerset Twp., Somerset Co., PA 30 Sep John J. Schell pg 79
41 261 271 Goshaw Joseph 41 M Farmer 3,500 France
Goshaw Susanna 44 F PA
Goshaw Moses 16 M Farmer PA
Goshaw Nancy 14 F PA
Goshaw Henry 9 M PA
Goshaw Eli 5 M PA
Goshaw John 3 M PA
Nicly Barbara 74 F Germany

[NI066442] 1870 Census Somerset Twp, Somerset Co, PA 13 Jul Pg 32 Christian Streng
20 215 217 Gashaw Henry 28 M W Farmer 4,000 1,100 PA
Gashaw Lucinda 28 F W Keeping house PA
Gashaw Norwall N. 2 M W PA

[NI066443] Gospel Herald - Vol XXI # 48, Feb 28 1929, pg 1005, 1006, 1007. Eli Gashaw b Jun 24 1844 d at home of son-in-law, John A Blough, Boswell, PA Feb 7 1929; aged 84y 7m 13d. He m Catharine Kaufman Oct 27 1867. She preceded him in death abt 11ms ago. 1 dau Agnes, w/o Robert Keim d 8ys ago. He is survived by 1 son, Isaac, & 4 daus: Annie w/o Pre. Joseph Saylor; Laura w/o John Speigle; Emma Jane w/o John A Blough; Bertha w/o Chancey Kaufman. He is also survived by 36 gchdn & 30 ggchdn. 2 gchdn & 2 ggchdn are dead. He was faithful memb of Menn Ch for abt 61ys. For several yrs he had passed into his 2nd chdhood. During this period he seemed very contented & desired reading of God's Word & prayer. A lg concourse of people gathered at Thomas Ch on day of his funeral. Funeral Servs were conducted at home by James Saylor. At Ch, L A Blough, S G Shetler, James Saylor. Bur next to his wife in Thomas Cem.
1870 Census Conemaugh Twp, Somerset Co, PA 9 Aug H. J. Boyts
5 33 33 Gashaw Eli M. 26 M W Farmer 2,500 750 Penna
Gashaw Catharina 21 F W wife Penna
Gashaw Eliza 1 F W Penna
Henter Clara 10 F W Domestic Servant Penna
PA 1910 Census Miracode Index
Eli Gashaw State: PA Dist: 0152 Color: W Age: 65 B-Pl: PA Visit: 0032 Co.: Somerset, Relation: Husb.Image #: 01530086 Other Resid.s:
Wife Catherine 61, PA

[NI066444] 1850 Census Somerset Twp., Somerset Co., PA 30 Sep J. J. Schell
19 265 275 Pew James 56 MFarmer 2,500 PA .
Pew Rachel 46 F.PA
Pew Rosanna 17 F.PA
Pew Ephraim 16 MFarmerPA
Pew Mary 13 F.PA
Pew Elisabeth 11 F.PA
Pew Nancy 9 F.PA
Pew Timothy 7 M.PA
Pew James 5 M.PA .
Pew Boaz 2 M.PA
1870 Census Somerset Twp, Somerset Co, PA 13 Jul Pg 32 Christian Streng
31 218 220 Pugh James 76 M W Retired Farmer 200 PA
Pugh Rachael 66 F W Keeping house PA
Bennet Catharine 16 F W Domestic Servant PA

[NI066447] 1870 Census Somerset Twp, Somerset Co, PA 13 Jul Pg 32 Christian Streng
34 219 221 Pugh Ephraim 36 M W Farmer 2,500 600 PA
Pugh Margaret 28 F W Keeping house PA
Pugh Elmer E. 7 M W PA
Pugh Charles W. 5 M W PA
Pugh Lizzie E. 3 F W PA
Pugh Anna B. 1 F W PA
Pugh Dorsey E. 1/12 M W PA April

[NI066452] James L. Pugh, s/o of James Pugh, b locality kwn as Sheep Ridge, Somerset Co., Aug 14 1844. On Aug 14 1862 he was mustered into the US Army, Co D 133rd Reg't PA Vols, for 9 mos. He re-enlisted in 204th 5th Reg't Heavy Artillery PA Vols. On Dec 15 1870 he was appointed co. superintendent of common schools, a position he held until Jun 1872. He then entered law dept of MI Univ, graduating Mar 25 1874; returned to Somerset & admitted to the bar May 4 1874. He has since held the office of dist atty.(Source: History of Bedford, Somerset & Fulton Co.s, 1884, Waterman, Watkins & Co.)

[NI066456] 1850 Census Somerset Twp., Somerset Co., PA 3 Oct 1850 J. J. Schell
26 274 284 Coleman John G. 29 MFarmerPA .
Coleman Sarah 27 F.PA
Coleman Mary 6 F.PA
Coleman Joseph 6 M.PA
Coleman Lavenia 4 F.PA .
Coleman George 1 M.PA
1860 Census Quemahoning Twp., Somerset Co., PA 5 Jun 1860 Josiah H. Zimmerman
84 92 COALMAN John 40 M Master G. Miller 3200 430 PA
Sarah 40 F PA
Joseph 18 M PA.
Mary 16 F PA.
Lavina 14 F PA.
George 11 M PA.
Sarah 7 F PA.
Balinda 4 F PA
Catharine 11/12 F PA

[NI066466] PA 1910 Census Miracode Index
Abram Ferner State: PA Enumeration Dist.: 0123 Color: W Age: 62 B-Place: PA Visit: 0007 Co.: Cambria, Relation: Husb.Image #: 01500594 Other Resid.s:
Wife Margaret 57, PA
Dau. Gertrude 37, PA
Dau. Myra Rhodes 35, PA
Dau. Edita Ferver 32, PA
Son Stuart 23, PA
Dau. Maude 20, PA
Dau. Helen Ferver 17, PA
GrandDau. Edith Rhodes 04, PA

[NI066467] 1870 Census Somerset Twp, Somerset Co, PA 1 Aug Christian Streng
21 510 504 Berkey Ananias 36 M W Carpenter 200 PA
Berkey Mary A. 30 F W Keeping house PA
Berkey Ellizabeth 6 F W PA
Berkey Mary L. 4 F W PA
Berkey Ida 1 F W PA

[NI066468] 1880 Census Jefferson Twp., Somerset Co., PA William P Hay 2 - 3 Jun 1880
9 2 298B 4421 22 Berkey Abram W M 27 Teacher PA PA PA .
Berkey ? W F 25 . Wife Keeping house PA PA PA ? as written on census
Berkey Laura W F 2 Dau PA PA PA
Berkey Olive W F 1 Dau PA PA PA
Berkey Elias W M 24 Boarder Farm labor PA PA PA
PA 1910 Census Miracode Index
Abraham F Berkey State: PA Dist: 0170 Color: W Age: 57 B Pl: PA Visit: 0289 Co: Somerset, Windber Relation: Husb ImageNum: 00440414 Other Residents:
Wife Carrie 55, PA
Dau Ruth Buchanan 28, PA
Gson Cloyd B 06, PA
Gson Kenneth H 05, PA

[NI066475] In a Feb 1986 issue of Somerset Daily American, a local newspaper, Harrison Casebeer was shown to be 1st postmaster at Friedens Post Office when it was opened in 1864.

[NI066481] 1850 Census of Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA
11 11 STAHL Benjamin 48 M Blacksmith
Susannah 46 F
Jeremiah 18 M Laborer
Alexander 13 M
Elijah 11 M
Susanna 5 F
John 3 M
George 3/12 M
1870 Census of Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerated 19 Aug 1870 by H. J. Boyts
7 194 193 Stahl Benjamin 68 M W Black Smith 600 350 Penna
8 194 193 Stahl Susan 64 F W wife Penna

[NI066483] 1870 Census of Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerated 8 Aug 1870 by H. J. Boyts
27 6 6 Stahl Jeremiah 39 M W Carpenter 600 340 Penna
28 6 6 Stahl Frany 31 F W wife Penna
29 6 6 Stahl Mary 13 F W at home Penna
30 6 6 Stahl Moses 9 M W at home Penna

[NI066484] Herald of Truth Vol XXXVI, # 16 Aug 15 1899 pg 254. Blough. On 21 Jul 1899, Johnstown, Pa Joseph Blough, aged 57y 3m 19d. Bur on 23d at Stahl Menn M H. Funeral by L. A. Blough & Samuel Gindlesperger. He leaves a widow, 4 chdn & other friends.
1870 Census Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA 19 Aug H. J. Boyts
25 206 204 Blaugh Joseph 28 M W Farm Laborer 300 PA
Blaugh Susanna 26 F W wife PA
Blaugh Edward 2 M W PA

[NI066485] Johnstown, PA Trib iss 17 Oct 1918 p 4 col 2 - Mrs. Susanna Stahl Blough, 74, d this am at home of her son-in-law & dau Mr. & Mrs. Rhodes, 14th Ward Rosedale. Mrs. Blough had been ill sev dys. The body has been turned over to Undertaker Pendry.
Gospel Herald Vol XI, # 33 Nov 14 1918 pg 605, 606 & 607. Blough, Susan (Stahl), Johnstown, Pa b Jul 13 1843 d Oct 17 1918 aged 75y 3m 4d. She is survived by 3 bros. She m Joseph Blough who d a # of yrs ago. 2 sons 2 daus, & a # of gchdn survive. She was memb Menn Ch for many yrs. Bur beside her husb in Stahl Cem. Short serv at grave by S. G. Shetler.
PA 1910 Miracode Index
Susannah Blough 65 PA Cambria, Johnstown Mother-in-law
Head of Household Thomas S Rhoads

[NI066486] Johnstown, PA Trib iss 15 Dec 1924 p 13, col. 6-7 - John Stahl, 77 yrs, prominent resid of Somerset Co, d yest morn at home of his son-in-law & dau Mr. & Mrs. David Mishler, Krings, where he made his home for last 3 yrs. Mr. Stahl's death was due to complication of diseases. He was founder of Stahl Menn Ch, where he was active in ch & Sun school work for a long time, having serv as Super of Sun School. At one time he was School Dir in Conemaugh Twp, where he conducted a farm between Kelso & Davidsville for many yrs. John Stahl was s/o Benjamin & Susannah (Lape) Stahl & b Conemaugh Twp Sep 9 1847. He m twice. In 1867 he m Gertrude Miller, who d 1912, leaving to survive him the following chdn: Josiah J., Johnstown; Sally, w/o David Mishler, Krings Sta; Leah, w/o Harry Mishler, 916 Von Lunen rd, & Annie, w/o P.P. Williamson, Holsopple. There are 24 gchdn; 15 ggchdn. In 1914 Mr. Stahl m Elizabeth (Esch) Miller, who d 4 yrs ago. Funeral in Stahl Menn Ch tomorrow 2 pm, Revs. S.G. Shetler, L.A. Blough & W.C. Hershberger officiating. Bur in ch cem. Friends requested to omit flowers.
Gospel Herald Vol XVII # 47 Feb 26, 1925 pg 943 Stahl. Bro John Stahl b Somerset Co, PA Sep 9 1847 d Dec 14 1924 aged 77y 3m 6d. He was memb Menn Ch for many yrs. For many yrs he was super of Sun school & served in other positions in Ch. He 1st m Gertrude Miller, & to this union b 5 daus & 1 son. 2 daus d. Preceded in death by his wife, he m 2nd Lizzie Eash Miller, who d abt 4 yrs ago. Also survived by 25 gchdn & 15 ggchdn. As the eve of life was approaching he made his home with his dau, where he passed away. Funeral servs conducted in home by S G Shetler & at Ch by John W Hess, S G Shetler, & W C Hershberger. Bur Stahl Cem.

[NI066487] 1870 Census of Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA 19 Aug 1870 by H. J. Boyts
5 194 192 Stahl George 21 M W Black Smith . 200 PA
Stahl Caroline 21 F W wife PA Nov
Stahl Benjamin 68 M W Black Smith 600 350 PA
Stahl Susan 64 F W wife PA
PA 1910 Census Miracode Index
George Stahl Age: 59 State: PA Color: W Dist: 0133 B Pl: PA Visit: 0022 Co: Somerset Rel: Head of Household Other Residents:
Wife Carolina 61, PA
Somerset Ledger Dec 3, 1915 GEORGE STAHL, aged 65 yrs, d suddenly Sun morn at the home of his son, Jacob Stahl of near Davidsville. He had spent practically his entire life in the section where he d. Besides his wife he is survived by the son with whom he resided, 8 gchldn & 1 ggchld.

[NI066490] 1850 Census of Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA
18 18 HERSHBERGER Daniel 27 M Farmer
Susan 25 F
Cyrus 5 M
Levi 3 M
GISELL* Hirman* 4 M
1860 Census Quemahoning Twp., Somerset Co., PA 13 Jun 1860 by Josiah H. Zimmerman
256 273 HARSHBERGER Daniel 37 M Farmer 3000 819 PA
Susan 33 F PA
Cyrus 15 M PA.
Levi 12 M PA.
Jeramiah 9 M PA.
Josiah 7/12 M PA
Nancy HARSHBERGER 41? F PA
Henry HARSHBERGER 76 M PA

[NI066492] 1870 Census Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA 20 Aug H. J. Boyts
19 214 212 Hershberger Susan 44 F W Keeping House 6,000 1,250 Penna
Hershberger Jermiah 20 M W at home Penna
Hershberger Issac 16 M W at home Penna
Hershberger Henry 10 M W at home Penna
Hershberger Polly 8 F W at home Penna
Hershberger Ester 30 F W Domestic Servant Penna

[NI066494] CENSUS YR: 1870 PA CO.: Somerset DIVISION: Conemaugh Twp REEL NO: M593-1452 PAGE NO: 274A on 8 August H. J. Boyts
Hershberger Levi 23 M W Farm Laborer 300 Penna
Hershberger Nancy 24 F W wife Penna
Hershberger Susan 9/12 F W Penna Sep

[NI066499] Herald of Truth Dec 1866 - Vol III, # 12 pg 100. On 28 Sep, Conemaugh Twp, Somerset Co, PA, Esther w/o aged bro & minister Jacob Blough, aged abt 70y. Bur on 30th. Affecting funeral addresses were delivered by Christian Lehman & Abraham Stutzman.

[NI066501] PA 1910 Census Miracode Index
Charles S Mitchell Age: 29 State: PA Color: W Enumeration District: 0153 Birth Place: PA Visit: 0106 Co.: Somerset Relation: Head of Household Other Residents:
Wife Lulu M 26, PA
Son Dorsey 07, PA
Daug. Margretta 05, PA
Son Clen 04, PA
Son Luther 03, PA
Daug. Sylvia NR, PA

[NI066506] 1870 Census Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA 18 Aug 1870 by H. J. Boyts
39 178 176 Johns Joseph 44 M W Farmer 15,500 9,000 PA
Johns Lydia 38 F W wife PA
Johns Samuel 19 M W at home PA
Johns Moses 18 M W at home PA
Johns David 15 M W at home PA
Johns Eliza 12 F W at home PA
Johns Barbara 9 F W at home PA
Johns Frany 6 F W at home PA

[NI066512] 1870 Census of Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerated 9 Aug 1870 by H. J. Boyts
4 40 40 Yoder Moses W. 37 M W Farmer 16,440 2,200 Penna
5 40 40 Yoder Barbara 39 F W wife Penna
6 40 40 Yoder Jonas 13 M W at home Penna
7 40 40 Yoder Sarah 11 F W at home Penna
8 40 40 Yoder Elisabeth 9 F W at home Penna
9 40 40 Yoder Polly 8 F W at home Penna
10 40 40 Yoder Moses 7 M W at home Penna
11 40 40 Yoder Tobias 4 M W at home Penna
12 40 40 Yoder Valentine 2 M W at home Penna
13 40 40 Yoder Samuel 10/12 M W at home Penna

[NI066514] Herald of Truth, August 16, 1906, pg 310 Kaufman.-sis Christiana, w/o Bro. Moses Kaufman deceased, died in Somerset Co, Pa., July 27, 1906; aged 73 Y., 3 D. Funeral services were conducted on 29th at Centennial Ch by S. D. Yoder, assisted by minister of Evangelical Ch. She was buried in family graveyard. sis Kaufman was memb Amish MennCh. She is survived by many friends & relatives.

[NI066515] Herald of Truth Vol XXXIV # 13 Jul 1 1897 pg 206, 207. MISHLER On 19 May 1897, Conemaugh Twp, Somerset Co, Pa, of consumption, Bro Levi Mishler, aged 59y 3m 14d. He was bur 21st Funeral servs by Jonas Blauch & L A Blough. Bro Mishler left behind a widow & family.

[NI066516] Gospel Herald Vol I # 25 Sep 19 1908 pg 399 & 400. Mishler, David, Somerset Co, Pa, met with sad accident Sep 5 1908, near his home at Kring Sta, which caused instant death to him & the horse he was driving. He had been in Johnstown in the forenoon, took dinner with his bro Joseph, came home cheerful & got his horse & buggy ready to go & visit his sis Mr Levi Wingard, drove only a little distance from home & as he crossed RR he was struck by the engine & killed instantly & also his horse. He was aged 68y 7m 3d. He was memb Menn Ch for many yrs. He is survived by 3 sons & 1 dau; a number of gchdn & other relatives. Funeral servs were on 7th at Stahl Ch by S D Yoder, S Gindlesperger, James Saylor, & L A Blough. Bur Cem nearby.

[NI066519] Gospel Herald Vol XXI # 8 May 24 1928 pgs 174, 175. Mishler, Samuel b Jul 8 1847 d at home of his son, Johnstown, Pa, Apr 26 1928 aged 80y 9m 18d. He had visitors during the day, therefore he did not take his usual sleep after noon meal. Next morn the family concluded to let him rest. When they looked they found him in the embrace of death.His wife Sara Yoder Mishler, & 2 chdn preceded him. Survived by 6 daus, 2 sons, 14 gchdn, 6 ggchdn & 2 bros. 1 sis d 8d after his death. Funeral servs in home by S G Shetler & in Stahl Menn Ch of which he was memb for many yrs by S G, appropriate additional remarks were made by W C Hershberger. Bur Stahl Cem.

[NI066521] 1870 Federal Census Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerated 9 Aug 1870 by H. J. Boyts
22 36 36 Kauffman David 37 M W Farmer 2,500 900 Penna
23 36 36 Kauffman Susanna 31 F W wife Penna
24 36 36 Stephans Eve 14 F W Domestic Servant Penna
25 36 36 Stephans Jacob 20 M W Farm Laborer Penna
26 36 36 Stephans Lucinda 20 F W wife Penna

[NI066523] Gospel Herald - Vol IV # 29, Oct 19 1911 pg 463. Emanuel Kauffman b May 18 1844 d Sep 26 1911; aged 67y 4m 18d. He is survived by wife, 3 sons, 2 daus, 12 gchdn, 2 sis'. Funeral Servs conducted by S G Shetler & James Saylor in Stahl Ch. Bur Stahl Cem.
1870 Census of Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA 11 Aug H. J. Boyts
13 73 70 Kauffman Emanuel 26 M W Farmer 2,500 625 Penna
Kauffman Elisabeth 26 F W wife Penna
Kauffman Josiah 3 M W at home Penna
Kauffman Lavinia 1 F W at home Penna
1910 PA Census Miracode Index
Emanuel Kauffman State: PA Dist: 0132 Color: W Age: 65 B Pl: PA Visit: 0108 Co.: Somerset Relation: Husb ImageNum: 02300815 Other Resid:
Wife Elizabeth 66, PA

[NI066529] 1850 census Stonycreek Twp., Somerset Co., PA
259 197 KIFER John 37 M Laborer MD
KIFER Mary 36 F PA
KIFER Michael 11 M PA
KIFER Jacob 9 M PA
KIFER Caroline 7 FPA
KIFER Elisabeth 4 F PA
KIFER John 10/12 M PA
1870 Census Conemaugh Twp, Somerset Co, PA 9 Aug H. J. Boyts
3 25 25 Blough Daniel D. 28 M W Farmer 5,000 850 PA can't read or write
Blough Elisabeth 24 F W wife Penna
Blough Jeremiah 3 M W at home Penna
Blough Mary 1 F W at home Penna
Grady John 20 M W Farm Laborer Penna

[NI066530] Gospel Herald - Vol XXI # 25 - Sep 20 1928 pg 527, 528, Jacob D. Blough, Davidsville, PA d Aug 30 1928; aged 82y 10m 18d. Funeral Servs were conducted Sep 2 at Luth Ch at Davidsville of which he was memb, by Maurice Gortner, pastor of Luth Ch, assisted by L. A. Blough. Bur Blough Menn Cem.
PA 1910 Miracode Index
Jacob D Blough 74 W PA Somerset Head of Household
Wife Mary C 60 PA
dau Katie P 23 PA
Son Luther G 18 PA

[NI066531] Herald of Truth - Vol XV # 5 May 1878 pgs 89 & 90. Gindelsperger. Mar 19 Somerset Co, PA of apoplexy, Bro Peter Gindelsperger aged 67y 8m 3d. Bur 21st. Bro Gindelsperger was bro in Ch & rejoiced to see 2 of his sons to ministry. Servs by Samuel Blough & Moses B Miller.
1850 Census of Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA
88 91 GINDLESPARGER Peter 40 M Farmer
Rachel 43 F
Harry 17 M Laborer
Joseph 15 M Laborer
Peter* 14 M
Susan 11 F
David 6 M
Samuel 4 M
Rachel 1/12 F
1870 Census Conemaugh Twp, Somerset Co, PA 9 Aug H. J. Boyts
16 28 28 Gindlesperger Peter 60 M Farmer 7,000 1,300 PA can't read or write
Gindlesperger Rachel 63 F W wife PA
Stephans Adam 12 M W Farm Laborer PA

[NI066532] Herald of Truth - Vol XIX # 19 Oct 1 1882 pg 302. GINDLESPERGER. Aug 26 Somerset Co, PA Rachel Gindlesperger aged 76y 2m. Bur family grvyd where lg # of friends were assembled to pay their last respects. She was memb Menn Ch for many yrs. 2 of her sons are in ministry Ch. She was mother of 8 chdn, 29 gchdn 4 ggchdn. For suffered stroke of palsy. Funeral by Samuel & Peter Blough.

[NI066537] Gospel Herald Vol II No 19 Aug 5 1909 pg 303, 304. Gindlesperger, Pre Samuel Gindlesperger of Holsopple, PA. On Jul 15 as he was picking cherries, he fell distance of 40 ft from cherry tree crushing his skull & causing other injuries, killing him instantly. Bro Gindlesperger was preacher in Menn Ch for 31y. He m Sallie Miller. To this union were b 12 chdn of whom 9 are living. Also 20 gchdn of whom 15 are living. Survived by 2 bros & 2 sis'. His age was 62y 9m 26d. On account of Blough Ch being rebuilt & not ready for use, funeral held at his home Jul 17, breth S G Shetler & James Saylor. Bur grvyd near Blough Ch.
1870 Census Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA 9 Aug 1870 H. J. Boyts
29 30 30 Gindlesperger Samuel 28 M W Farm Laborer 600 PA
Gindlesperger Sarah 20 F W wife PA
Gindlesperger David 3 M W at home PA
Gindlesperger Jacob 6/12 M W at home PA Jan

[NI066542] 1870 Census of Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA 12 Aug H. J. Boyts
28 115 110 Kauffman Moses 39 M W Farmer 3,000 800 Penna
Kauffman Christina 36 F W wife Pa
Kauffman Lydia 14 F W at home Pa
Kauffman Polly 13 F W at home Pa
Kauffman Christina 11 F W at home Pa
Kauffman Levi 9 M W at home Pa
Kauffman Tobias 7 M W at home Pa
Kauffman John 5 M W at home Pa
Kauffman Dresilla 1 F W at home Pa
Mishler Isaac 68 M W Retired Laborer Pa

[NI066545] HERALD OF TRUTH, Vol XLI, # 4, Jan 21, 1904 - pg 32 KAUFMAN. On 2 Jan 1904 in Somerset Co., Pa., Bro. Gideon Kaufman, aged 68y 9m 28d. He was bur on 4th at Thomas M. H. Funeral services by James Saylor, S.D. Yoder & L.A. Blough. He left 2 sons & 1 dau, latter being seriously ill of dropsy at time of his death.
1870 Census of Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA 10 Aug H. J. Boyts
3 63 62 Kaufman Gideon 35 M W BlackSmith Pa
Kaufman Elizabeth 28 F W wife Pa
Kaufman Sarah J. 1 F W Pa

[NI066552] Gospel Herald - Vol XXII # 36, Dec 5 1929, pg 735. John Kauffman b Somerset Co, Pa, Mar 11 1850 d Oct 9 1929; aged 79y 6m 27d. He came to MI with his parents in 1869 & settled on farm near Bowne. He m Catherine A. Livingston Aug 21 1870. 1 dau & 2 sons, & the mother preceded him in death. He was a man of Christian principles & was faithful memb of Menn ch for more than 15 yrs. He was in poor health for some time & during last few wks suffered intense pain at times. He leaves his 3 sons William, Hiram, & John Henry, 21 gchdn, 8 ggrandchdn, 2 sis' Mrs Christina Livingston & Mrs Emanuel Custer & 1 bro Jerry, besides many other relatives & friends. Funeral servs were conducted by Bro. D A Yoder at Bowne Menn Ch. Bur in adjoining cem.

[NI066558] Herald of Truth Vol XXXI # 2 Jan 15 1894 pg 29, 30, 31. GINDLESPERGER. On 24 Dec 1893, Somerset Co, PA of dropsy Bro Peter Gindlesperger aged 64y 1m 15d. Bur 26th breth (Dunkard) M H. Funeral by Bish Sam'l Miller from KS, Levi A Blough & Sam'l Gindlesperger. He was father of 13 chdn (11 living).

[NI066559] 1870 Census Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA 16 Aug 1870 H. J. Boyts
37 149 146 Keefer Catharina 38 F W Keeping House 700 150 PA
Keefer Barbara 13 F W at home PA
Keefer Elizabeth 7 F W at home PA

[NI066561] PA 1910 Census Miracode Index
Gabriel Gindlesberger State: PA Dist: 0158 Color: W Age: 63 B-Pl: PA Visit: 0053 Co.: Cambria Relation: Husb ImageNum: 01630961 Other Residents:
Wife Sadie 59, PA
Son Elmer G 27, PA
Gson William Roseware 09, PA

[NI066563] 1870 Census Paint Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerated on 14 Jun 1870 by H. J. Boyts
5 106 102 Blough Tobias 29 M W farmer 4,000 Pa
6 106 102 Blough Christina 24 F W wife Pa
7 106 102 Blough Josiah 9 M W At Home Pa
8 106 102 Blough Polly 5 F W At Home Pa
9 106 102 Blough Louisa 3 F W At Home Pa
10 106 102 Blough Nathaniel 2/12 M W At Home Pa Apr

[NI066567] 1870 Census of Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerated 12 Aug 1870 by H. J. Boyts
18 106 102 Wertz William 34 M W Farmer 1,500 200 Penna can't write
19 106 102 Wertz Mary 27 F W wife Penna can't read or write
20 106 102 Wertz Josiah 8 M W at home Penna
21 106 102 Wertz Catherine 6 F W at home Penna
22 106 102 Wertz Louisa 2 F W at home Penna
23 106 102 Blaugh Elmer 2 M W at home Penna
24 106 102 Alwine Tilly 24 F W Domestic Servant Penna

[NI066568] Wertz family graveyard along the Ligonier pike
Mar 11 1919 Johnstown Trib-Demo DAVID B. WERTZ IS DEAD AT BENSCREEK Well Known Civil War Vet David Berkey Wertz, one of Somerset Co.'s oldest & respected resid.s, d. of dropsy at the Wertz farm at Benscreek at 3 am this morn in his 81st yr. He had been ill a long time. Funeral serv.s will be held at Wertz home at 1 pm Thu. & will be in charge of Rev. E. M. Detwiler, pastor of Sell St. Ch. of the Breth., bur. Wertz family graveyard along the Ligonier pike. He was s/o John & Susan Berkey Wertz, b. Somerset Co. Dec 17 1838. His father was b. 1802 & his mother in 1811. D. B. Wertz was bro. of Peter Wertz, Logansport, Ind.; Jacob Wertz; Mrs. Mary Kinzey & Mrs. Susan McCreary, all of Bedford Co. He m.1st Mrs. Susan Cable, she d. Feb, 1888. 2nd he m. Susan Croyle. He is also survived by 2 dau.s: Mrs. A. L. Miltenberger & Mrs. Mary J. Anstead, both of Somerset & 9 gchldn 7 ggchldn. During the Civil War, David B. Wertz serv. as member of Co. H, 54th Reg., P.V.I., under John O. Billheimer. He enlisted in spring of 1862 & was with the reg. throughout the war. He was in the Shenandoah Valley, VA, in the summer of 1864, when he was shot through the lungs during the Battle of New Market. Following this battle, Mr. Wertz was made a corporal. He was a memb. Emory Fisher Post, G.A.R., this city, & memb. of 54th Reg. Assc. One of his gsons, Dr. Arthur Livingston is serv. as an officer in British Forces in France. David B. Wertz was for many yrs a prominent farmer & was well known throughout Johnstown, where he disposed of much of his farm product. He was a memb. of Sell St. Ch. of the Breth. & was an active worker in the Sun. School connected with the 8th Ward congregation.
1870 Census Paint Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerated on 14 Jun 1870 by H. J. Boyts
24 107 93 Wertz David 30 M W carpenter Pa
25 107 93 Wertz Susanna 25 F W wife Pa
26 107 93 Wertz Mary Jane 8 F W At Home Pa
27 107 93 Wertz Emma 4 F W At Home Pa
28 107 93 Wertz Normal 2 M W At Home Pa

[NI066573] 1850 Census of Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA
125 129 CLARK William 39 M Collier
Esther 30 F
Mary 8 F
Oliver 7 M
Washington 6 M
Lewis 4 M
Charles 2 M
Margaret 10/12 F

[NI066580] 1910 PA Census Miracode Index
Josiah H Livingston State: PA Dist: 0093 Color: W Age: 74 Birth Place: PA Visit: 0229 Co.: Cambria Relation: Head ImageNum: 02610182 Other Res:
Wife Eliza 66, PA
Adopted Dau Rosie Murphy 15, PA

[NI066581] 1850 Census of Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA
162 168 KAUFMAN Moses 33 M Farmer
Barbara 34 F
Elisabeth 12 F
Franey 10 F
Henry 8 M
John 6 M
Ann E. 2 F
Joseph 1/12 M
1870 Census of Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerated 17 Aug 1870 by H. J. Boyts
29 165 164 Kauffman Mosez 53 M W Farmer 5,000 1,200 Penna
30 165 164 Kauffman Sarah 54 F W wife Penna
31 165 164 Kauffman Elisabeth 32 F W at home Penna
32 165 164 Kauffman Juliann 14 F W at home Penna

[NI066596] Gospel Herald - Vol XV, # 45 - Feb 8, 1923, pgs 894, 895. Blough, Sarah (Alwine) Blough widow/o late Jeremiah Blough of Holsopple, Pa b Mar 21 1849 d Jan 18 1923 aged 73y 9m 28d. She m Jeremiah Blough Oct 7 1870. To this union were b 7 chdn, 3 sons & 4 daus. Her husb, 1 son, & 1 dau preceded her. Survived by 2 sons, 3 daus, & 1 bro. She was memb Menn Ch for many yrs. Funeral Blough Menn Ch on Jan 21 by L. A. Blough & E. J. Blough. Bur Cem near Ch.

[NI066607] 1850 Census of Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA
182 189 BENSON Samuel 40 M Stone Mason Massachusetts
Anne 40 F
Levi 16 M Laborer
Angeline 14 F
Jane 12 F
Enoch 10 M
Cynthia E. 8 F
Theodore 5 M
Wm. H. 3 M

[NI066614] 1880 Census Somerset Boro, Somerset Twp, Somerset Co, PA by Geo.W.Benford Jun 1-10 1880
24 2 485B 38 16 20 Benson W.H. W M 35 Laborer PA Pa Pa
Benson Martha W F 31 Wife Keeps House PA Pa Pa
Benson Cath. Ann W F 4 Dau PA Pa Pa
Benson Edward T. W M 1 Son PA Pa Pa

[NI066617] Herald Of Truth, Vol XXIX No 7 Apr 1 1892 pg 110, 111. KAUFMAN. On 28 Feb 1892, Conemaugh Twp, Somerset Co, PA of paralysis, Elizabeth w/o Jacob Kaufman aged 73y 9m 3d. She leaves husb, 3 sons & 2 daus, 3 bros, a # of gchdn & 4 ggchdn to mourn her death. She was memb Amish ch. Bur Mar 2d. Servs by Moses B Miller & Jonathan Hershberger.

[NI066621] Gospel Herald Vol XLIII # 31 Aug 1 1950 pg 774. Hershberger. Daniel D s/o late Daniel & Elizabeth (Lehman) Hershberger b Richland Twp, Cambria Co, Pa Jun 14 1862 d Jul 5 1950 at home of son-in-law & dau, where he resided aged 88y 21d. His wife Katie Weaver Hershberger d in 1928. 2 sons & 3 daus also preceded him. Surviving are 1 dau Mrs Joe Miller, Hollsopple, Pa, 1 son Harley, Johnstown, Pa, a sis Mrs Lizzie A. Kaufman, Goshen, IN, 3 gchdn, & 4 ggchdn. He was memb Stahl Menn Ch for many yrs. Funeral servs Stahl Ch Jul 7, with Harry Y Shetler, Harold E Thomas, & David Alwine in charge. Bur Kaufman Cem.
PA 1910 Miracode Index
Daniel D Hershberger 47 W PA Somerset Head of Household
Wife Katie 50 PA
dau Ella 23 PA
dau Ida 21 PA
Son Harleigh 17 PA
Son Henry 13 PA

[NI066628] 1850 Census of Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA
201 209 MISHLER Christian 50 M Farmer
Barbara 42 F
William 22 M Laborer
Joseph 20 M Laborer
Mary 18 F
Henry 16 M Laborer
Catharine 12 F
Jacob 8 M
John 7 M
Barbara 4 F
Isaac 10/12 M

[NI066640] Herald of Truth - Vol XIX # 15 Aug 1 1882 p 237, 238. LEHMAN. Jul 16, Somerset co, PA Lydia w/o John Lehman aged 66y 7m 10d. Bur 18th in family grvyd. Sis Lehman memb Amish Menn Ch for many yrs. She was mother of 7 chdn. Funeral sermon by Jonas Harshberger & Moses B Miller.

[NI066645] 1850 Census of Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA
26 26 LEVY Peter 55 M Merchant
Mary 46 F
Abraham 17 M Tanner
Joseph 14 M
Louisa 11 F
Charlotte 9 F
Wm. P.* 4 M
1870 Federal Census Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerated 16 Aug 1870 by H. J. Boyts
5 157 154 Levy Peter 75 M W Retired Merchant 1,000 1,000 Penna
6 157 154 Levy Mary 66 F W wife Penna
7 157 154 Levy Louisa 31 F W at home Penna
8 157 154 Levy Charlotte 29 F W at home Penna

[NI066646] 1870 Census Conemaugh Twp., Somerset Co., PA 18 Aug H. J. Boyts
19 181 179 Kaufman John P.* 40 M W Farmer 12,000 2,000 Pa *middle initial could be J. or L.
Kaufman Margareth 36 F W wife Pa
Kaufman Mary 17 F W at home Pa
Kaufman Jacob 16 M W at home Pa
Kaufman Elisabeth 14 F W at home Pa
Kaufman John 12 M W at home Pa
Kaufman Hetty 9 F W at home Pa
Kaufman Levi 7 M W at home Pa
Kaufman Isaac 3 M W at home Pa


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