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Descendants of Johann Michael SCHLËYER

Fourth Generation

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64. John Seifert SLOYER 1 (Daniel SLOYER , Johann "Heinrich" SCHLEYER , Johann Michael ) was born 2, 3 on 12 Oct 1816 in Bucks Co., Pennsylvania. He died 4, 5 on 17 Dec 1883. He was buried 6, 7 in Springtown Union Cemetery; Springtown, Pennsylvania. John was baptized in Name spelled"Johannes Sloyer". He was baptized 8 on 1 Dec 1816 in "Old Williams" St. Luke's Lutheran Church, WT, NCPSJS, Mar.. He was employed 9 as laborer in 1850. He was employed 10 as farmer in 1860/1880.

1850 US Census, Pennsylvania, Bucks County, Springfield Twp. [ancestry.com 14 & 15 of 54] lines 42, 1 & 2; taken August 26, 1850
Schloyer, John, age 35, male, laborer, place of birth Pennsylvania
Elizabeth, age 20, female, place of birth Pennsylvania
Newton, age 4, male, place of birth Pennsylvania
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1860 US Census, Pennsylvania, Bucks County Springfield Twp, Post Office-Applebachville, Page 91, Dwelling #728, Family #728 [Ancestry.com 57 of 68] Lines 35-40; August 2, 1860
John Sloyer, 45, male, Farmer, real estate value $450, personal property $650, birthplace Pennsylvania
Elizabeth Sloyer, 32, female, birthplace Pennsylvania
Newton Sloyer 14, male, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school this year
John Sloyer, 3, male, birthplace Pennsylvania
Ann Sloyer, 6, female, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school this year
Anna Trauch, 50 female, birthplace Pennsylvania
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1870 US Census, Applebachville, Springfield Twp., Northampton Co., Pennsylvania. p 22 taken August 13, 1870 [Ancestry.com 22& 23 of 64] Lines 39-40 & 1-3
John S. Sloyer; 54, white male, farmer; real estate value $2800, personal property $540
Elizabeth Sloyer; 45, white female, keeps house, cannot read or write
Anna;16; white female; place of birth Pennsylvania, attends school
John, 13; White male; place of birth Pennsylvania , attends school
Lucy; 8; white female; place of birth Pennsylvania, attends school
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1880 US Census, South Lower Saucon Twp., Northampton Co., Pennsylvania; ED# 88; taken June 4,1880 [http://www.ancestry.com/ 9 of 29] Lines 24-25
Sloyer, John S. self; married; male; white; 66; b. PA; farmer; father b. PA; mother b. PA
Elizabeth wife; married; female; white; 55; b. PA; keeping house; father b. PA; mother b. PA
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Court Records - Bucks County : PA-Roots Genealogy DataBoards Bucks County Court Records (Abstract) File # 13288, John S. Sloyer,Lower Saucon Twp,Northampton Co. Oct 7,1884: Died Dec 17,1883. Widow Elizabeth and children John A.,Lucy A.(wife of William Kreidler),Newton A. (Source Bucks Co,Orphans Court Records).
The above is Daneil and Dolly (Seifert) Sloyer son - want to bet middle initial S is for Seifert
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Cemetery Records - Bucks County : PA-Roots Genealogy DataBoards
Bucks County Cemetery
Sloyer, John S.
John born Oct 12,1816, died Dec 17,1883, age 67y-2m-5d, buried Springtown Cemetery, Springfield Twp.
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John married Elizabeth TRAUCH. Elizabeth was born 1, 2 on 20 Dec 1828 in Pennsylvania. She died 3, 4 on 6 Nov 1889. She was buried 5 in Springtown Union Cemetery; Springtown, Pennsylvania.

BIRTH and DEATH: 250 Years of The Sloyer-Schloyer-Schleyer-Scheier Family 1752-2002 by Linda Klosek states birth date was 12/20/1828 and date of death was 11/6/1889 while Harvey F. Sloyer, "Schleier-Schloyer-Sloyer Family Association Manuscript." states Dec 20, 1825. Burial records support Linda Klosek's dates
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Cemetery Records - Bucks County : PA-Roots Genealogy DataBoards
Bucks County Cemetery
Sloyer, Elizabeth
Elizabeth wife of John S. Sloyer, born Dec 20,1828, died Nov 6,1889, age 60y-10m-16d, buried Springtown Cemetery, Springfield Twp.
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They had the following children:

  250 M i Newton SLOYER 1 was born on 21 Sep 1845 in Bucks Co., Pennsylvania. He died 2 after 1920. He was buried 3 in Springtown Union Cemetery, Springtown, Pennsylvania. Newton resided in Springtown, Spingfeild Twp. Bucks Co. Pa.. He was employed as stone mason.

1870 US Census, Applebachville Post office, Springfield Twp. Bucks Co., Pennsylvania. Taken Aug 19, 1870, [http://www.ancestry.com/ 35 of 64] lines 3-4
Sloyer, Newton; 25; White Male; Farm laborer; personal property $ 450; place of birth Pennsylvania
Sarah; 34; White female; Keeping House; place of birth Pennsylvania
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1880 US Census, Pennsylvania, Bucks Co., Springfield Twp.; ED# 167; taken June 24, 1880 [http://www.ancestry.com/ 22 of 25] Lines 43-44
Sloyer, Newton; self; married; male; white; 33; b. Pennsylvania; farm laborer; father b. Pennsylvania; mother b. Pennsylvania
Sarah; wife; married; female; white; 40; b. Pennsylvania; keeping house; father b. Pennsylvania; mother b. Pennsylvania
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1900 US Census Springtown Village, Springfield Twp., Bucks Co. PA ED# 38 [ancestry.com 17 of 22] taken 6/20/1900 lines 1-3
Sloyer, Newton; Head; WM born Sept 1847, age 52; married 33 years; born Pennsylvania, father born Pennsylvania, mother born Pennsylvania; mason; can read, can write, speaks English; owns home
Sarah; wife WF born Jan 1847, age 53, married 33 years; mother of 0 children; born Pennsylvania, father born Pennsylvania, mother born Pennsylvania can read, can write, speaks English
Trauger, John; Boarder; WM born June 1837, age 67; widower; born Pennsylvania, father born Pennsylvania, mother born Pennsylvania; day laborer; can read, can write, speaks English [relationship to wife?]
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Bucks County directory, 1902
Springfield Twp
Sloyer, Newton, mason
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1910 US Census Pennsylvania, Bucks Co., Springfield Twp.; ED# 50; [http://www.ancestry.com/ 15 of 25] taken April 25, 1910 lines 77-78
Sloyer, Newton; Head; WM; age 64; married 1; married 44 years; born Pennsylvania; father born Pennsylvania; mother born Pennsylvania; English-yes; Mason, can read, can write
Sarah; wife WF; age 73, married 1; married 44 years; born Pennsylvania; father born Pennsylvania; mother born Pennsylvania; English-yes; none; can read, can write
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1920 Census Wassergass, Lower Saucon, Northampton Co. Pennsylvania ED # 138 page 7B (www.ancestry.com <http://www.ancestry.com> image # 14 of 17) March 2, 1920 line 92
Newton Sloyer WM 74 Widower , read, write, born Pennsylvania, mother born Pennsylvania, father born Pennsylvania, Stone Mason

boarding with Titus Mench and family
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HISTORY OF BUCKS COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA by Battle pg. 1126 Newton Sloyer, mason, P.O. Springtown, was born September 21, 1845, in Springtown, where he received his education and spent his whole life. His parents are John and Elizabeth Sloyer, natives of Pennsylvania. Mr. Sloyer was married March 14, 1866, to Sallie E. Trauger. They have no children. Mr. Sloyer is a first-class mason, and is well known and liked in the township. He is a member of the Lutheran church, and politically is a democrat.
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        Newton married 1 Sarah Sallie E. TRAUGER on 14 Mar 1866. Sarah was born 2 on 14 Jan 1837 in Bucks County, Pennsylania;. She died 3, 4 on 4 Jul 1911. She was buried 5, 6, 7 in Springtown Union Cemetery; Springtown, Pennsylvania.

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Cemetery Records - Bucks County : PA-Roots Genealogy DataBoards
Bucks County Cemetery
Sloyer, Sarah
Sarah wife of Newton Sloyer, born Jan 14,1834, died July 4,1911, age 77y-5m-20d, buried Springtown Cemetery, Springfield Twp.

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Pennsylvania, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985 <http://www.ancestry.com> about Mrs Sarah Tranger Sloyer
Name: Mrs Sarah Tranger Sloyer
Birth Date: abt 1834
Event Type: Burial
Burial Date: 4 Jul 1911
Burial Place: Springtown, Bucks, Pennsylvania
Spouse Name: Newton
Organization Name: Christ Lutheran
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Sarah Trauger Sloyer

Birth: Jan. 14, 1837
Death: Jul. 4, 1911

Tombstone gives birthyear as 1834 but baptism record states 1837 and she had a sister born in 1834. Inscription: Wife of Newton Sloyer

Burial: Springtown Cemetery Springtown (Bucks County) Bucks County Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Tom Myers Record added: Apr 22, 2010 Find A Grave Memorial# 51488259
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+ 251 F ii Anna Catherine SLOYER
+ 252 M iii John A. SLOYER
+ 253 F iv Lovesia "Lucy" A. SLOYER

65. Maria "Mary" SLOYER 1 (Daniel SLOYER , Johann "Heinrich" SCHLEYER , Johann Michael ) was born 2, 3, 4 on 7 May 1819 in Pennsylvania. She died 5 on 22 Dec 1864. She was buried 6 in St. Luke's Ev. Lutheran Cemetery; Bucks Co., Pennsylvania. Maria was baptized 7 on 3 Oct 1819 in , , Northampton Co. Pa.- sponsers Nicholas Strauss & Elizab.

NOTE: identified as a daughter of Daniel and Dorthea through the Old Williams Church baptism records
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Schleier-Schloyer-SLOYER Family Association Manuscript refers to her as Mary Sloyer
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Findagrave.com Mary Sloyer Scheetz Birth: May 7, 1819 Death: Sep. 22, 1864 Family links: Spouse: Conrad Scheetz (1812 - 1875)* Burial: Saint Lukes Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery, Ferndale, Bucks Co., Pennsylvania Created by: Tom Myers Record added: May 22, 2012 Find A Grave Memorial# 90579591
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Maria married Conrad SCHEETZ 1. Conrad was born 2, 3 on 12 Mar 1812 in Pennsylvania. He died 4 on 13 Sep 1875. He was buried 5 in St. Luke's Ev. Lutheran Cemetery; Bucks Co., Pennsylvania. Conrad was baptized 6 on 11 Apr 1812. He was employed 7 as shoemaker in 1850. He was employed 8 as farmer in 1860/1870.

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Church Records, 1770-1820: Nockamixon Township <http://www.ancestry.com> about Conrad Schitz
Name: Conrad Schitz
Description: Born
Event: Birth
Date of Event: 12 Mar 1812
Church: Records of Evangelical Lutheran Congregation, Nockamixon Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 1766-1820
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Records of Evangelical Lutheran Congregation, Nockamixon Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 1766-1820:
Conrad Schitz born 3/12/1812 bap 4/11/1812 to Conrad Schitz and wife Maria sponsors Adam and Esther Schitz

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1840 US Census Nockamixon Twp, Bucks Co. PA p 146 [ancestry.com 3 of 26] Conrad Shitz 1 male under 5 years of age 1 male between 20-30 years of age 1 female under 5 years of age 1 female between 20-30 years of age Total 4 people in household, 1 person engaged with commerce

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1850 Census Nockamixon Twp., Bucks Co. PA.taken 8/12//1850 [ancestry.com 4 of 36]
25 Sheetz, Conrad; 37 WM; Shoemaker; $800; born PA
Mary 31
Anne 14
Isaac 12-loss of speach
John 4
David 11/12

NOTE: The working theory is Anne and Issac were relatives living with the family but not the children of Conrad and Mary.
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1860 Census Upper Black Eddy, Nockamixon Twp., Bucks Co. PA.taken 6/25/1860 p 422 [ancestry.com 36 of 41]

Conrad Sheets, WM 48 Farmer real estate value $1000 personal property $500 b PA

Mary Sheets 41 , White female place of birth Pennsylvania

Isaac Sheets, 23, White Male place of birth Pennsylvania

Levi Sheets 7 , White male place of birth Pennsylvania

Mary Sheets 6, White female place of birth Pennsylvania
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1870 US Census, Upper Black Eddy, Nockamixon Twp., Bucks Co. PA.taken 7/26/1880 ED 136 p 61 [ancestry.com 37 of 39]

Conrad Sheetz, 53, MW, real estate value $1800 personal property $2700 b PA Farmer

Mary 16, WF, born PA at home

Issac [?] 30, WM born PA, at home, deaf and dumb

Clinton 20, WM born PA at home

Levi 18, WM born PA at home
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Conrad Scheetz

Birth: Mar. 12, 1812
Death: Sep. 13, 1875

Family links:
Parents: Conrad Scheetz (1759 - 1807) Anna M Oberbeck Scheetz (1777 - 1823)
Spouses: Louisa Scheetz (____ - 1843) Mary Sloyer Scheetz (1819 - 1864)

Burial: Saint Lukes Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery Ferndale Bucks County Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Tom Myers Record added: May 22, 2012 Find A Grave Memorial# 90579583
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Pennsylvania, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985 <http://www.ancestry.com> about Comad Schetz
Name: Comad Schetz
Birth Date: abt 1810
Event Type: Burial
Burial Date: 13 Sep 1873
Burial Place: Ferndale, Bucks, Pennsylvania
Organization Name: St Luke´s Evangelical Lutheran Church
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They had the following children:

+ 254 M i John Adam SCHEETZ
+ 255 M ii David "Clinton" SCHEETZ
  256 M iii Levi SCHEETZ was born 1, 2 on 22 May 1852 in Pennsylvania. He died 3, 4 on 18 Feb 1919 in Franklin Co., Ohio. He was buried 5 in St. Luke's Ev. Lutheran Church Cemetery; Bucks Co., Pennsylvania. Levi was baptized 6 on 5 Mar 1853 in St. Luke's Ev. Lutheran Church; Bucks Co., Pennsylvania.

according to the Schleier-Schloyer-Sloyer Association Manuscript Levi never married
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Pennsylvania, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985 <http://www.ancestry.com> about Levi Sheets
Name: Levi Sheets
Birth Date: 22 May 1852
Event Type: Baptism
Baptism Date: 5 Mar 1853
Baptism Place: Ferndale, Bucks, Pennsylvania
Father Name: Conrad Sheets
Mother Name: Mary Sheets
Organization Name: St Luke´s Evangelical Lutheran Church
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found reference in the 1915 Sloyer reunion on website that he came the farthest from Prospect, Ohio so:

1870 US Census, Tinicum Twp., Bucks Co. PA.taken 7/18/1870 ED 155 [ancestry.com 21 of 61]
Sheetz, Levi, 18, MW, b PA Farm laborer

So he shows in two Census reports in 1870:
1870 US Census, Upper Black Eddy, Nockamixon Twp., Bucks Co. PA.taken 7/26/1870 ED 136 p 61 [ancestry.com 37 of 39]
Conrad Sheetz, 53, MW, real estate value $1800 personal property $2700 b PA Farmer
Levi 18, WM born PA at home
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1880 US Census, Prospect Twp. Marion Co. Ohio; (www.ancestry.com image 44 of 52)
Scheetz, Levi; servant; single; WM; 28; farm laborer; b. PA; father b. PA; mother b. PA
[Farm of Samuel Smith]
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1900 US Census, Ohio, Marion Co., Prospect Twp., ED# 69, sheet 4A, June 7, 1900 (Series T624, Roll 1302, p. 263)

line 33

SHEETS

Levi boarder; white; male; Jan 1855, age 45; single; b. PA; father b. PA; mother b. PA; janitor; yes to read, write & speaks English
(boarding in the home of Christina Schelling, widow)
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1910 US Census Prospect Twp. Marion Co. Ohio ED: 101; taken 5/1910; North Street (www.ancestry.com image 19 of 19)
Sheetz, Levi. Boarder; WM 57 single; born Pennsylvania, Father born Pennsylvania, mother born Pennsylvania, speaks English; laborer, odd jobs; reads and write
[Home of Sarah Thatcher 69, widow]
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Pennsylvania, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985 <http://www.ancestry.com> about Levi Scheetz
Name: Levi Scheetz
Birth Date: abt 1853
Event Type: Burial
Burial Date: 18 Feb 1919
Burial Place: Ferndale, Bucks, Pennsylvania
Organization Name: St Luke´s Evangelical Lutheran Church
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Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, & 1958-2007 <http://www.ancestry.com> about Levi Scheete
Name: Levi Scheete
Death Date: 18 Feb 1919
County of Death: Franklin
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  257 F iv Mary SCHEETZ was born 1 about 1854 in Pennsylvania. She died 2 on 2 Oct 1904. She was buried 3 in St. Luke's Ev. Lutheran Church Cemetery; Bucks Co., Pennsylvania. Mary was employed 4 as domestic servant in 1880.

according to the Schleier-Schloyer-Sloyer Association manuscript Mary never married
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1880 US Census, Upper Black Eddy, Nockamixon Twp., Bucks Co. PA. [ancestry.com 37 of 39]
Scheetz, Clinton self; married; WM; 32; carpenter; b. PA; father b. PA; mother b. PA
in household:
Mary Scheetz; sister; single; WF; 26; domestic servant b. PA; at home; father b. PA; mother b. PA
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Pennsylvania, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985 <http://www.ancestry.com> about Mary Ann Scheetz
Name: Mary Ann Scheetz
Birth Date: abt 1854
Event Type: Burial
Burial Date: 2 Oct 1904
Burial Place: Ferndale, Bucks, Pennsylvania
Organization Name: St Luke´s Evangelical Lutheran Church
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66. Abraham SLOYER 1, 2 (Daniel SLOYER , Johann "Heinrich" SCHLEYER , Johann Michael ) was born 3 on 1 Nov 1823 in Northampton Co. Pennsylvania. He died 4 on 3 Sep 1896. He was buried 5 in Old Williams Ev. Lutheran Church Cemetery; Northampton Co., Pennsylvania. Abraham was employed as farmer in Northampton Co. Pennsylvania. He was baptized 6 on 23 May 1823 in Old Williams Ev. Lutheran Church, NC, Pennsylvania. He was employed 7 as in 1860/1880 in Farmer in Lower Saucon Twp. Northampton Co. Pa..

NOTE: identified as a son of Daniel and Dorthea through the Old Williams Church records and through the interview of Mary Ashton (Wilson) Sloyer by Jay Willis
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PA-Roots Genealogy DataBoards Northampton County Birth Records
Schloyer, Abraham
Abraham Schloyer, son of Daniel Schloyer and wife (Not named), was born in December, 1823, and baptized May 23, 1824. Sponsors were Jacob and Catharina Werner. (Source: Baptismal Records of Williams Twp. Congregation, Northampton Co., Pa.)


Marriages and Deaths Northampton Co. 1852-1870 Newspaper Extracts
From Unabhangige Democrat: Abraham Sloyer of near Springton ,Bucks Co. and Marie Sheively of Lower Saucon, Northampton Co. were married June 20, 1852

Abraham Sloyer who the letter of David H. Bera, Springtown, Bucks County, PA on May 25, 1895 provided by Sherry Jones, sherrysj@mchsi.com states that "Abraham Sloyer now owns the George Zeiner farm. He is the grandson of Henry Sloyer above named, who was a brother-in-law to George Zeiner."..."George Kunsman (now deceased) and the above named Abraham Sloyer now owns the original Henry Sloyer Farm"

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Lower Saucon Township 1850 Tax Records
Scloyer Abraham Laborer 100
total 100
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1860 US Census Post office: Springtown Lower Saucon Twp. Northampton Co. Pennsylvania. p 64 taken 6/28/1860 [Ancestry.com 64 of 94]
Abraham Schloyer, WM 35 Farmer real estate value $3000 personal property $500 b PA
Maria Schloyer 30, White female place of birth Pennsylvania
Henry Schloyer 6, White male place of birth Pennsylvania
Abraham Schloyer 5, White male place of birth Pennsylvania
Susanna Schloyer 4 White female place of birth Pennsylvania
David Schloyer 5/12, White male place of birth Pennsylvania
1860 US Census, Pennsylvania, Northampton Co. Pennsylvania. Lower Saucon Twp. p 782
Daniel Schloyer 75 years WM place of birth Pennsylvania Gentleman, personal property $100
Dorothy Schloyer 70 years White female place of birth Pennsylvania

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U.S. IRS Tax Assessment Lists, 1862-1918; Pennsylvania; District 11; Annual Lists; May 1865
Abraham Sloyer, Easton, tax on carriage. Value $100 Tax $1

U.S. IRS Tax Assessment Lists, 1862-1918; Pennsylvania; District 11; Annual Lists; May 1866
Abram Sloyer, Easton; tax on carriage. Tax $1
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Northampton Co., Lower Saucon Twp., PA
1870 Tax

SCHLOYER, Abraham farmer
36 acres of land and improvement 750
6 acres of land 60
5 acres of land 40
1 house 100
1 horse 100
3 cows 120

Total 1160
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NOTE: Jay WILLIS says Abraham's daughter-in-law reported Abraham lost 2 farms after the Civil War, possibly the depression of 1873.
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1870 US Census Seidersville, Lower Saucon Twp. Northampton Co. Pennsylvania. p 75 taken 7/29/1870 [Ancestry.com 75 of 126]
Abraham Sloyer; 47; WM; Farmer; real estate value $4000 personal property $900 b PA
Maria; 40; White female; keeping house; place of birth Pennsylvania
William; 18; White male; place of birth Pennsylvania
Abraham; 15; White male; place of birth Pennsylvania
Susanna; 13; White female; place of birth Pennsylvania
David; 11; White male; place of birth Pennsylvania
Aaron; 9; White male; place of birth Pennsylvania
Augustus; 7; White male; place of birth Pennsylvania
Daniel; 5; White male; place of birth Pennsylvania
George; 4; White male; place of birth Pennsylvania
Lenora; 1; White female; place of birth Pennsylvania

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Joyce GODFREY research

1880 US Census, Pennsylvania, Northampton Co., Palmer Twp., p. 215C (www.familysearch.org)

SLOYER

Abraham self; married; male; white; 56; b. PA; farmer; father b. PA; mother b. PA

Maria wife; married; female; white; 48; b. PA; keeping house; father b. PA; mother b. PA

Henry son; single; male; white; 27; b. PA; laborer; father b. PA; mother b. PA

David son; single; male; white; 20; b. PA; father b. PA; mother b. PA

Susanna F. daughter; single; female; white; 22; b. PA; at home; father b. PA; mother b. PA

Augustus son; single; male; white; 15; b. PA; at home; father b. PA; mother b. PA

Daniel son; single; male; white; 14; b. PA; at home; father b. PA; mother b. PA

George son; single; male; white; 12; b. PA; at home; father b. PA; mother b. PA

Elnora daughter; single; female; white; 11; b. PA; at home; father b. PA; mother b. PA

Preston son; single; male; white; 8; b. PA; father b. PA; mother b. PA

Monroe son; single; male; white; 6; b. PA; father b. PA; mother b. PA
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1890 Census Lower Saucon Twp. Northampton Co. Pa.: Sloyer, Abraham 66--Maria 60
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They were lifetime members of "Old Williams'' Lutheran Church, Williams Twp,Northampton Co. PA.
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Vernon Sloyer told his granddaughter Ruth Lilly Dreher that as a boy(1890s) he remembered Abraham, since Vernon was born in a house a 100 yards from Abraham's house. Abraham lived in this house until he died in 1896 so Vernon would have been six years old. He described Abrahamas"worn out"and did not do much work in his last years. He spent time with Vernon doind things like fring potatos on the stovetop as a snack.
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"Old Williams Graveyard', Old Williams Lutheran Church, now St. Luke's Lutheran Church Cemetery, Williams Twp., Northampton Co., PA.
Abraham SLOYER
Born Nov. 1, 1823
Died Sept 3, 1895
Aged 72 yrs 10 mo & 2 days
Row 16 Stone 10
*Source: Tombstone Transcription
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Abraham married 3 Anna Maria SHIVELY 1, 2 daughter of George SHIVELY and Sarah ABEL on 20 Jun 1852 in Northampton Co., Pennsylvania. Anna was born 4 on 10 Dec 1830 in Pennsylvania. She died 5 on 24 Dec 1902 in Bucks Co., Pennsylvania. She was buried 6 in Old Williams Ev. Lutheran Church Cemetery; Northampton Co., Pennsylvania.

NOTE: identified as the wife of Daniel through Old Williams Church records and the interview of Mary Ashton (Wilson) by Jay Willis
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1900 US Census Durham Twp, Bucks Co. PA ED# 51 [ ancestry.com 18 of 43] taken 6/1900 lines 92-100
Sloyer, Augustus; WM; born August 1864; 35 married 10 years; born PA, father born PA, mother born PA; read, write; Farmer, rents farm
Lillie, Wife WF; born April 1870; 30 married 10 years;mother of 5 children; 5 children living;born PA, father born PA, mother born PA; read, write
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Anna Maria Sloyer, mother WF; born December 1830; 69; widowed years; mother of 15 children; 9 children living; born PA, father born PA, mother born PA; no to both read and write
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"Old Williams Graveyard', Old Williams Lutheran Church, now St. Luke's Lutheran Church Cemetery, Williams Twp., Northampton Co., PA.
Anna Maria
wife of Abraham SLOYER
Born Dec. 10, 1830
Died Dec. 24, 1902
Aged 72 yrs & 14 ds
In heaven is my resting place
In heaven is my home
Row 16 Stone 11
*Source: Tombstone Transcription

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They had the following children:

  258 M i William Henry SLOYER was born 1 on 31 Aug 1852 in Pennsylvania. He died 2 on 24 Jun 1917. He was buried 3 in Old Williams Ev. Lutheran Church Cemetery; Northampton Co., Pennsylvania. William was confirmed 4 on 2 Dec 1877 in Old Williams Ev. Lutheran Church, NC, Pennsylvania. He was employed 5 as laborer in 1880. He was employed 6 as mason in 1900. He was employed as in Stone Mason.

Research by Jay WILLIS:

1890 Census Lower Saucon Twp. Northampton Co. Pennsylvania.: Sloyer William H 38--Emma 24, Augustus 26, Lillie 20, Vernon 1m ( Augustus and Wife, Lillie (Wilson) Sloyer were William's younger brother and wife)
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1900 US Census, Pennsylvania, Northampton Co., Lower Saucon Twp., ED# 114, sheet 10A, June 16, 1900 (series T623, roll 1447, p. 81- ancestry.com 18 of 24) lines 49-50
Sloyer, William H..; Head; WM born Aug 1852, age 47; married 14 years; born Pennsylvania, father born Pennsylvania, mother born Pennsylvania; mason; can read, can write, speaks English
Emma, wife WF born April 1866; age 34, married 14 years; born Pennsylvania, father born Pennsylvania, mother born Pennsylvania; can read, can write, speaks English
Eichelberger, John; boarder; WM born July 1863, age 36; single; born Pennsylvania, father born Pennsylvania, mother born Pennsylvania; farm laborer; can read, can write, speaks English
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1910 US Census Lower Saucon, Northampton, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1381; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 99; Image: 902. [www.Ancestry.com 7 of 31] taken April 18, 1910 lines 38-39 Sloyer, William H.; Head; WM, age 57; married 1; married 23 years; born PA, father born PA, mother born PA; English-yes; Miner, iron ore; can read, can write, owns Emma; wife WF; age 43, married 1; married 23 years; mother of 0 children, 0 living; born PA, father born PA, mother born PA English-yes; none; can read, can write
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They were members of "Old Williams'' Lutheran Church, Williams Twp,Northampton Co. PA.
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Linda M. Klosek, 250 Years of The Sloyer-Schloyer-Schleyer-Scheier Family 1752-2002 states he bequeathed to the Trustees of Memorial Hall situated in Fairmount Park, Philadelphia his lion head violin and his library to the Bucks Co. Historical Society after his wife's death.
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        William married Emma STAHL. Emma was born 1 on 28 Apr 1866 in Pennsylvania. She died 2 on 8 Dec 1949 in Quakertown, Pennsylvania. She was buried 3 in Old Williams Ev. Lutheran Church Cemetery; Northampton Co., Pennsylvania. Emma was employed as boarding house keeper in 1920.

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1920 Census Lower Saucon, Northampton Co.PA Enumeration District:138 page 7A(www.ancestry.com image # 13 of 17) Emma Sloyer WF 53 Widow (of William Henry Sloyer), owns home motgage free, read, write, born PA, mother born PA, father born PA, Boarding Home Keeper Gustav Wukovito 32 Boarder, Widower, came to US 1905 Nat. 1919 born Hungary, mother born Hungary, father born Hungary, Toolmaker, Spark Plug Factory Joseph Wukovito 10 Boarder, born New York, mother born Hungary, father born Hungary
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1930 Census Lower Saucon, Northampton Co. PA Enumeration District: 70 page 193 (www.ancestry.com image # 38 of 43) Visit 420 Emma Sloyer WF 64 Widow (of William Henry Sloyer), owns home;$1700, yes to read & write, born PA, mother born PA, father born PA, none ******
+ 259 M ii Abraham SLOYER Jr.
+ 260 F iii Susannah F. SLOYER
+ 261 M iv David S. SLOYER
  262 F v Sarah SLOYER was born about 1860. She died 1 before 1927.
+ 263 M vi Aaron F. SLOYER
+ 264 M vii Augustus SLOYER
+ 265 M viii Daniel Abraham SLOYER Sr.
+ 266 M ix George S. SLOYER
+ 267 F x Lenora S. SLOYER
  268 F xi Amanda SLOYER was born 1 on 12 Feb 1871. She died 2 on 6 Feb 1873. She was buried in Old Williams Ev. Lutheran Church Cemetery; Northampton Co., Pennsylvania.
+ 269 M xii Preston Andrew SLOYER
  270 M xiii Monroe SLOYER was born 1 on 10 Jan 1874 in Pennsylvania. He died 2 on 17 Apr 1895. The cause of death was pneumonia. He was buried 3 in Old Williams Ev. Lutheran Church Cemetery; Northampton Co., Pennsylvania. Monroe was baptized on 24 Mar 1874 in Lower Saucon Twp. by Rev. T.O. Stern, sponsors were parents. He was confirmed 4 on 17 Oct 1891 in St. Peter's Church.

Baptized in Lower Saucon Township 3/24/1874 by Rev. T. O. Stern.Sponsored by the parents. Confirmed 10/17/1891 in St. Peters Church.Died of pneumonia, age 21years, 3 months, and 7 days
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1890 Census : Lower Saucon Twp. Northampton Co. Pa: Sloyer, Monroe 16
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68. Catherine VOGHT 1 (Margaretha SCHLOYER , Johann "Heinrich" SCHLEYER , Johann Michael ) was born unknown. She died unknown.

Schleier-Schloyer-Sloyer Family Association Manuscript states two sons and two daughters
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Catherine married 2, 3 Elias TRUMBORE 1 on 13 Sep 1835. Elias was born unknown. He died unknown.

They had the following children:

+ 271 M i John TRUMBAUER

71. Johann "John" FOCHT 1 (Margaretha SCHLOYER , Johann "Heinrich" SCHLEYER , Johann Michael ) was born 2, 3, 4 on 11 Mar 1809 in Pennsylvania. He died 5, 6 on 8 Jan 1889. He was buried 7, 8 in Old Williams Ev. Lutheran Church Cemetery; Northampton Co., Pennsylvania. Johann was baptized 9 on 4 Jun 1809 in Old Williams Ev. Lutheran Church, NC, Pennsylvania. He was employed 10 as laborer in 1870.

Schleier-Schloyer-Sloyer Family Association Manuscript gives birth dateas 3/10/1811 while Old Williams Lutheran Church records , now St. Luke'sLutheran Church, Williams Twp. ,Northampton Co. PA. have date 3/11/1809.

Schleier-Schloyer-Sloyer Family Association Manuscript spells last nameVoght
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NOTE: Sloyer database contains the name Elizabeth WEAVER as John's wife - Census and baptism indicate Catherine-could be an ennumerator mistake or could be her given name was Catherine Elizabeth, and she used each at different times ?

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1850 US Census, Pennsylvania, Northampton County, Williams Twp
[<http://www.ancestry.com/> 45 of 63] taken Oct 22, 1850 Visit 312 Family 329
Vought, John, age 35, male, laborer, place of birth Pennsylvania
Catherine, age 35, female, place of birth Pennsylvania
Maria, age 19, female, place of birth Pennsylvania
John, age 17, male, laborer, place of birth Pennsylvania
Margaret, age 14, female, place of birth Pennsylvania
Isaac, age 11, male, place of birth Pennsylvania
Jeremiah, age 7, male, place of birth Pennsylvania
Elizabeth, age 5, female, place of birth Pennsylvania
Abraham, age 2, male, place of birth Pennsylvania
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1860 Census Williams Twp., Northampton Co. PA. [ancestry.com 44 of 72] Lines 18-23 Riegelsville Post Office Taken 8/4/1860 Visit 1066
John Focht; White, male,, 48; Laborer; real estate value $340 personal property $250; place of birth Pennsylvania
Catherine, 48, White, female, place of birth Pennsylvania
Isaac H., 20, White, male,miner, place of birth Pennsylvania
Abrm J., 11, White, male, place of birth Pennsylvania; attended school
Aaron F., 8, White, male, place of birth Pennsylvania; attended school
Margaret, 70, White, female, place of birth Pennsylvania
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1870 US Census Easton, Williams Twp. Northampton Co. Pennsylvania. p 11 taken 8/10/1870 [Ancestry.com 11 of 61]

Vocht, John; 59; WM; Laborer; real estate value $500; personal property $200 place of birth Pennsylvania

Catherine, 58; White female; keeping house; real estate value $400 place of birth Pennsylvania

Isaac H.; 29; White male; Laborer; place of birth Pennsylvania

Jeremiah; 26; White male; Boatman; personal property $300 ;place of birth Pennsylvania

Abraham, 21; White male; Laborer; personal property $125; place of birth Pennsylvania;

Aaron 17; White male; place of birth Pennsylvania
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1880 US Census Williams Twp., Northampton, Pennsylvania ED# 107 taken 6/2/1880 [www.ancestry.com 4 of 33] visit 11
Vocht, John; self; married; WM; 69; b. PA; Farmer; father b. PA; mother b. PA
Catherine ; wife; married; WF; 67; b. PA; keeping house; father b. PA; mother b. PA
Isaac H.; son; single; male; white; 39; b. PA; works in Iron Mine; father b. PA; mother b. PA
Jeremiah; son; single; male; white; 37 b. PA; works in Iron Mine; father b. PA; mother b. PA
Aaron; son; single; male; white; 28 b. PA; works in Iron Mine; father b. PA; mother b. PA
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Northampton County Genealogy Project Birth Records Board
Vogt, Johann
Johann Vogt, son of Johann and Margaretha Vogt, was born 11 Mar 1809 and bapt. 4 Jun 1809 at Williams Township Congregation. Sponsors were Michael Schleyer and Elisabeth Werner.
(Source: Records of Williams Township Congregation, Northampton Co., Pa.)
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BURIAL: gravestone gives birth date as March 11
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Johann married Catherine Elizabeth WEAVER 1. Catherine was born 2, 3 on 12 Jul 1812. She died 4, 5 on 16 Jul 1898. She was buried 6, 7 in Old Williams Ev. Lutheran Church Cemetery; Northampton Co., Pennsylvania.

Sloyer database contains the name Elizabeth WEAVER as John's wife - Census and baptism indicate Catherine-could be an ennumerator mistake or could be her given name was Catherine Elizabeth, and she used each at different times ?
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1890 Substitute Census Williams Twp. Northampton Co. PA
Vocht, Catharine 87
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They had the following children:

+ 272 F i Anna Maria FOCHT
+ 273 M ii John FOCHT
+ 274 F iii Rebecca Ann FOCHT
  275 M iv Issac H. FOCHT was born 1 on 14 Jul 1840. He died on 16 Jan 1892. He was buried 2 in Old Williams Ev. Lutheran Church Cemetery; Northampton Co., Pennsylvania. He was employed 4 as laborer in 1870. He served in the military 5 Co H 214th Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers Civil War.

1 _MILT
2 PLAC Co. H 214 Reg. PA Vol., Civil War Service
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lived with father in 1860, 1870, and 1880 working as a miner, laborer, in an iron mine respectively
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1890 Substitute Census Williams Twp. Northampton Co. Pa
Vocht, Isaac H 50
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+ 276 M v Jeremiah VOCHT
+ 277 M vi Abraham J. VOGT
+ 278 M vii Aaron Benjamin Franklin VOGT

72. Elizabeth VOGHT 1 (Margaretha SCHLOYER , Johann "Heinrich" SCHLEYER , Johann Michael ) was born 2 on 11 Dec 1811. She died 3 on 16 Jun 1855. The cause of death was consumption. She was buried 4 in Easton Cemetery; Easton, Pennsylvania.

Elizabeth married 2 Charles OSTERSTOCK Sr. 1 on 3 Apr 1831 in St. John's Lutheran Church ;Easton, Pennsylvania. Charles was born 3 in Jul 1806 in Pennsylvania. He died 4 on 3 Feb 1851. He was buried 5 in Easton Cemetery; Easton, Pennsylvania.

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1850 US Census Easton, Northampton Co. PA p 152 [ancesry.com image 114 of 212] Osterstock, Charles, 41, laborer, born in PA Elizabeth, wife, 38, born in PA William, son, 16, born in PATheodore, son, 14, attends school, born in PA Joseph, son, 7, attends school, born in PA {this is more sons than we got from th manuscript}
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250 Years of The Sloyer-Schloyer-Schleyer-Scheier Family by Linda M. Klosek states that the family resided in Forks Twp., Northampton Co. PA. Charles followed the trade of making millstones. He was adept at this business and became foreman in the establishment of Joseph Dawes, with whom he remained up until the time of his death. He was a member with St. John's Lutheran Church. In his early days, he was also a member of a military company commanded by the late Governor Reeder.
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They had the following children:

  279 F i Elizabeth S. OSTERSTOCK was born 1 on 16 Jan 1832. She died 2 on 8 Oct 1902. She was buried 3 in Easton Cemetery; Easton, Pennsylvania.
+ 280 F ii Emily C. OSTERSTOCK
+ 281 M iii William Gould OSTERSTOCK
  282 M iv Theodore OSTERSTOCK was born 1 on 28 Jan 1836. He died 2 in Jul 1876 in New York City, New York. Theodore was baptized 3 on 3 Apr 1837 in St. John's Lutheran Church; Easton, Pennsylvania. He served in the military 4 4 Feb 1861 - 13 Jun 1865 in Co. G, 61st Regiment PA.

Linda Klosek's book explains Theodore enlisted in Feb 4, 1862, served in Co. G, 61st PA Volunteers until dischared June 13, 1865 from a Philadelphia Hospital. After the war lived in New York City.
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1870 US Census, New York, New York City (www.ancestry.com, image 32-64)

lines 5-6
OSTERSTOCK

Theodore 37; male; white; barber; b. PA

Amelia 38; female; white; b. Hamburg; father of foreign birth; mother of foreign birth; cannot write
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        Theodore married Amelia ?. Amelia was born 1 about 1832 in Hamburg, Germany. She died unknown.
+ 283 M v Joseph Swift OSTERSTOCK
  284 M vi Charles OSTERSTOCK Jr. was born unknown. He died unknown.

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1850 US Census Easton, Northampton Co. PA p 152 [ancesry.com image 114 of 212] Osterstock, Charles, 41, laborer, born in PA
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Linda KLOSEK reports he married and had one child
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74. Susan VOGHT 1 (Margaretha SCHLOYER , Johann "Heinrich" SCHLEYER , Johann Michael ) was born 2 about 1818 in Pennsylvania. She died unknown.

Schleier-Schloyer-Sloyer Family Association Manuscript spells last nameVoght
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1880 US Census Upper Saucon, Lehigh, Pennsylvania ED# 190 taken 6/25/1880 [www.ancestry.com 54 of 56] visit 137 lines 21-25
Wambolt, Susan, self; widow; WF; 54; b. PA; keeping house; father b. PA; mother b. PA
Henry, son; widower; WM; 38; Blacksmith, b. PA; father b. PA; mother b. PA
Sophia; daughter; widow?; female; white; 30; b. PA; boarding; father b. PA; mother b. PA
John, grandson; single; WM; 10; b. PA; father b. PA; mother b. PA, deaf and dumb, cannot read or write
Stopp, Lewis; boarder, single; WM; 40; b. PA; laborer, father b. PA; mother b. PA
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Susan married John WAMBOLT 1. John was born 2 about 1815 in Pennsylvania. He died before 1880. John was employed 3 as blacksmith in 1850/1860.

Jay WILLIS research 1850 US Census Upper Saucon Twp. lehigh Co PA p 193 [ancestry.com image 1 of 58] Wambold, John 35 Blacksmith, born in PA Susan, wife, 32, born in PA Harry, son, 9, born in PA Sophie, daughter, 6, born in PA Fredoris Kuntz, 22, Blacksmith, born in Germany
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1860 Census Upper Saucon Twp., Lehigh Co. PA. p 60 [ancestry.com 60 of 74] Lines 1-3 Visit 450 taken 6/20/1860 Post Office Centre Valley
John Wombolt; WM, 45; Blacksmith; real estate value $1650 personal property $225; place of birth Pennsylvania
Susannah, 43, White, female, place of birth Pennsylvania
Henry, 19, White, male, apprentice blacksmith, place of birth Pennsylvania
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1870 US Census, Emaus, Upper Saucon Twp., Lehigh Co., PA Taken 9/22/1870 [ancestry.com 29 of 85] p 29 Visit 321 family 232
Wambold, Henry, 30 , MW, Blacksmith, place of birth Pennsylvania
Eliza, 23, WF, place of birth Pennsylvania
John H., 10/12, WM, place of birth Pennsylvania, born in November
Family 233
Wambold, John, 55 , MW, Blacksmith, place of birth Pennsylvania
Susanna, 53, WF, place of birth Pennsylvania
Roeder,Sophia, 25, FW, place of birth Pennsylvania
Roeder, Milton, 25, WM, butcher,, place of birth Pennsylvania
Ella, 5, FW, place of birth Pennsylvania
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They had the following children:

+ 285 M i Henry WAMBOLT
+ 286 F ii Sophia WAMBOLT

75. Rebecca VOGHT 1 (Margaretha SCHLOYER , Johann "Heinrich" SCHLEYER , Johann Michael ) was born 2 about 1820 in Pennsylvania. She died 3 on 22 Jan 1855 in Easton, Pennsylvania. She was buried 4 in Christ Union Church Cemetery; Northampton Co., Pennsylvania.

Schleier-Schloyer-Sloyer Family Association Manuscript spells last nameVoght
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Died in Easton, Northampton Co., Pennsylvania at the age of 33 on 2 January 1855. (See "Marriages and Deaths of Northampton County 1852-1870"; Newspaper Extracts Vol. 4).
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Rebecca married John WASSER 1 son of Peter WASSER and Anna SHERRER. John was born 2 on 1 Jun 1787 in Wassergas, Pennsylvania. He died 3, 4 on 12 Jun 1865. He was buried 5 in Christ Union Church Cemetery; Northampton Co., Pennsylvania. John was baptized 6 on 2 Sep 1787 in Lower Saucon Church records. He was confirmed 7 on 18 Apr 1802 in Reformed Congregation of Christ Union Church.

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1840 US Census, Pennsylvania, Northampton Co. Pennsylvania. Lower Saucon Twp. (Ancestry.com 17 of 32) next to John Vogt, Peter Vogt John Wasser Male 1 between 5-10 years of age 1 between 10-15 years of age 1 between 15-20 years of age (Samuel Wasser b 1820) 1 between 50-60 years of age (John Wasser b 1787) involved in agriculture Female 1 between 10-15years of age (Sarah Ann b 1835)

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1850 US Census Saucon Twp. Northampton Co. PA [Ancestry.com image 20 of 70] p 042 [next to brother- in- law Peter Vought] Wasser, John, 68 farmer, assets 1900, born in PA Peggy, wife 30, born in PA Frank, son, 6, born in PA Emma, daughter, 4, born in PA Lewis, son, 2, born in PA Susanna 5/12, born in PA Margaret Vought, mother-in-law, 63, born in PA ******
1860 Census Lower Saucon Twp., Northampton Co. PA. [ancestry.com 66 of 99] Lines 36-38 taken June 29, 1860 Visit 573
John Wasser; WM, 73; Gentleman; real estate value $3600, personal property $200; place of birth Pennsylvania
Peter A. Wasser; WM, 32; Farmer; personal property $200; place of birth Pennsylvania
Mary, 30, White, female, place of birth Pennsylvania
Ida, 1, White, female, place of birth Pennsylvania
[several farms away from Jacob Seifert]
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Cemetery Records - Northampton County : PA-Roots Genealogy DataBoards
Wasser, John
John, born June 1,1787, died June 12,1865, age 78y-9m-11d, (Buried Christ Union Church, Old Cemetery, Lower Saucon Twp)
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John Wasser

Birth: Jun. 1, 1787
Death: Jun. 12, 1865

Age 78-0-11.

Burial: Lower Saucon Church Cemetery Hellertown Northampton County Pennsylvania, USA Plot: Old Section
Created by: John Davies Record added: Jul 24, 2009 Find A Grave Memorial# 39841714
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They had the following children:

+ 287 M i Frank F. WASSER
+ 288 F ii Emma S. WASSER
  289 M iii Lewis F. WASSER was born 1 about 1848 in Pennsylvania. He died unknown.
+ 290 F iv Susanna WASSER

77. Elizabeth SLOYER (John SCHLOYER , Johann "Heinrich" SCHLEYER , Johann Michael ) was born 1 in Sep 1824 in Pennsylvania. She died in 1900/1910. Elizabeth was baptized 2 on 23 Nov 1823 in Old Williams Ev. Lutheran Church, NC, Pennsylvania.

BIRTH: Linda KLOSEK reports her birth year as 1823
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1850 US Census, Pennsylvania, Bucks Co., Durham Twp., Sept.4, 1850 (www.ancestry.com, image 12 of 23)

lines 37-41
SLOYER (transcribed STOYER)

John 53; male; laborer; real estate value $200; b. PA

Mary 53; female; b. PA

Elizabeth 27; female; b. PA

John 6; male; b. PA

GATH/GUTH, Michael 65; male; farmer; real estate value $3000

NOTE: Elizabeth and John should have surname LANTZ
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Elizabeth married (1) Edwin LANTZ. Edwin was born unknown. He died unknown.

They had the following children:

  291 M i John LANTZ was born 1 about 1844 in Pennsylvania. He died unknown.

Sloyer Manuscript and Linda Klosek spell Lentz, census spells Lantz

1860 US Census, Pennsylvania, Northampton Co., Williams Twp. lines 17-23
SHIMER, William 40; male; farmer; real estate value $3000; personal property value $800; b. PA
Elizabeth 38; female; b. PA
William 1; male; b. PA
Jacob W. 4; male; b. PA
Martin 3; male; b. PA
Charles 2/12; male; b. PA
LANTZ, John 14; male; b. PA; attended school

1870 Census, Lower Saucon Twp., Northampton Co., Pennsylvania. Seidersville, Post Office; Taken Aug 22, 1870, [http://www.ancestry.com/ 120 of 126] lines 27-40
Weitknecht, Jesse; 63; White male; farmer; real estate $12,000; personal property $ 2500; place of birth Pennsylvania
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Lantz, John; 23; White male; Cigar maker; place of birth Pennsylvania (note he lived with William Shimer in 1860 and I believe is his step brother son of Elizabeth Sloyer before marrying William Seifert)
Shimer, Titus, 20; White male; place of birth Pennsylvania

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Elizabeth married 1 (2) William SHIMER son of John Jacob SHIMER and Hetty BREINIG on 26 Oct 1854. William was born 2 in Jan 1821 in Pennsylvania. He died in 1900/1910. William was employed 3 as farmer in 1850/1860.

1850 US Census Williams Twp.Northampton Co. PA taken October 21, 1850 lines 2-10
[Ancestry.com 40 of 63]

William Shimer, 38 WM Farmer $2600 born in PA

Susanna Shimer, 28, WF, born PA

Henrietta Shimer, 8, WF, attended school born PA

Eliza A. Shimer, 7, WF, attended school born PA

Isaac Shimer, 4 WM born in PA

Titus Shimer, 1WM born in PA

Peter Vogle, 22 WM Cooper born in PA

Charles Shimer, 27 WM laborer born in PA

Louisa Vogle, 22, WF, born PA
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Susannah or Susan Shimer dies in 1852. Her children are living with relatives by the 1860 census. William marries Elizabeth Sloyer in 1854 and starts anew family.
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1860 US Census, Pennsylvania, Northampton Co., Williams Twp.

lines 17-23
SHIMER

William 40; male; farmer; real estate value $3000; personal property value $800; b. PA

Elizabeth 38; female; b. PA

William 1; male; b. PA

Jacob W. 4; male; b. PA

Martin 3; male; b. PA

Charles 2/12; male; b. PA

LANTZ, John 14; male; b. PA; attened school
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1870 US Census, Pennsylvania, Northampton Co., Williams Twp., (series M593, roll 1383, p. 500)

lines 40 & 1-4
SHIMER

William 49; male; white; farmer; real estate value $3000; personal property value $850; b. PA; cannot read or write

William 14; male; white; b. PA; attended school

Martin 11; male; white; b. PA; attended school

Charles F. 9; male; white; b. PA; attended school

Milton 4; male; white; b. PA; attended school

Elizabeth 46; female; white; keeping house; b. PA; cannot read

Mary A. 5; female; white; b. PA

Ann Senetta 1; female; white; b. PA
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1880 US Census Williams Twp, Northampton, Pennsylvania p 443D (www.familysearch.org)

William Shimer Self Married Male W 58 Born PA Farmer Father's Birthplace PA Mother's Birthplace PA

Elizabeth Shimer Wife Married Female W 56 Born PA Keeping House Father's Birthplace PA Mother's Birthplace PA

Mary A. Dau S Female W 15 Born PA Father's Birthplace PA Mother's Birthplace PA

Ancinette Dau S Female W 11 Born PA Father's Birthplace PA Mother's Birthplace PA Heny Harum other S Male W 44 Born PA farm laborer Father's Birthplace PA Mother's Birthplace PA
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1890 US Census Substitute Williams Twp. Northampton Co. PA
Shimer, William 69
Elizabeth 66,
Milton 27,
Anna S 21. ******
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1900 US Census Williams Twp. Northampton Co. PA ED# 151 p 19A [ ancestry.com 3 of 21]taken 6/1/1900 lines 16-18
Shimer, William, Head; WM born Jan. 1821, age 79; married 56 years born PA, father born PA, mother born PA Invalid for 12 years; can read, can write, speaks English; rents home
Elizabeth, wife WF born Sept. 1824, age 75, married 56 years; mother of 7children,6 living; born PA, father born PA, mother born PA can read, can write, speaks English
Brown, Charles; grandson; WM born May 1884, age 16; single; born PA, father born PA, mother born PA laborer at a furnance; can read, can write, speaks English
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Jacob King (Konig) and Matheus King (Konig) of Northampton County, Pennsylvania
Compiled by Wilbur Lewis King; Bethlehem, Penna., 1951:
The youngest son, William, mar. Susan Seiffert and had children: Henrietta mar. James Schoop; Elizabeth wife of Thomas D. King; Isaac mar. Mary E. Kressman; Titus A. mar. Caroline King, b. 3 June 1855, dau. of Aaron King; and Jerome mar. Mary Bachman.
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They had the following children:

+ 292 M ii William H. SHIMER Sr.
  293 M iii Jacob Wilson SHIMER was born 1, 2 on 28 Apr 1857 in Pennsylvania. He died 3, 4 on 26 May 1863 in Pennsylvania. He was buried 5 in Old William Lutheran Church Cemetery; Northampton Co., Pennsylvania.
+ 294 M iv Martin S. SHIMER
+ 295 M v Charles F. SHIMER
+ 296 M vi Milton SHIMER
+ 297 F vii Mary A. SHIMER
+ 298 F viii Anneinette SHIMER

78. Rebecca SLOYER (John SCHLOYER , Johann "Heinrich" SCHLEYER , Johann Michael ) was born 1 in 1826 in Pennsylvania. She died unknown.

Rebecca is living with in the household of her son-in-law, Daniel KREITZ in the 1900 Census
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Rebecca married William YOUNG. William was born 1 on 9 May 1821. He died unknown. William was baptized 2 on 10 Jun 1821 in Nockamixon Reformed Church; Bucks Co., Pennsylvania.

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1850 US Census Williams Twp, Northampton Co. PA [ancestry.com 52 of 63] October 23, 1850 lines 29-33
William Young 25, shoemaker, born PA
Rebecca Young 25, Keeping house, born PA
Sarah A. Young 5 , born PA
Franklin Young,4
John Young, 1
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1860 US Census Williams Twp, Northampton Co. PA. p 1176 (www.ancestry.com, image 32 of 72)

lines 27-33

William Young white; mail; 40; laborer; $100 in personal property; b. PA
wife Rebecca white; female; 35; b. PA
Sarah Ann white; female; servant; b. PA
Franklin white; male; 14; b. PA
Mary Ann white; female; 7; b. PA
Mary Ann Sloyer 66 years; widow; white; female ;born in PA
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1870 US Census Williams Twp, Northampton Co. PA.
William Young 50, laborer
Rebecca Young,44, Keeping house
Saryann Jokem(?) 26, domestic servant
William H. Young,12
Harry E. Young, 4
Anna C. Young, 1
Mary Sloyer, 73, retired
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Jay WILLIS research 1880 US Census Williams Twp. Northampton Co. PA Ed 107 [ancesrty.com 26 of 33] William Young 60, WM married; laborer; reads and writes ; born PA, father born PA; mother born Pa Rebecca Young,54, WF married; Keeping house; reads and writes ; born PA, father born PA; mother born Pa Mary Schloyer, 75,WF widowed; boarding ; born PA, father born PA; mother born Pa Hokins[? difficult to read] Annie, WF 11 single Granddaughter; born PA, father born PA; mother born Pa
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They had the following children:

+ 299 F i Sarah Ann Elizabeth YOUNG
  300 M ii Franklin YOUNG was born 1 about 1846. He died unknown.
  301 M iii John YOUNG was born 1 on 25 Jun 1849. He died 2 on 2 Jan 1851. He was buried 3 in Old Williams Ev. Lutheran Church Cemetery; Northampton Co., Pennsylvania.

BIRTH: 250 Years of The Sloyer-Schloyer-Schleyer-Scheier Family by Linda Klosek states birth as June 25, 1849
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+ 302 F iv Mary Catherine YOUNG
  303 M v William H. YOUNG was born 1 on 20 Sep 1857. He died 2 on 23 Jan 1926. William was baptized 3 on 20 Dec 1857 in Old Williams Ev. Lutheran Church, NC, Pennsylvania.
        William married Meltie TINGLEPAUGH. Meltie was born 1 on 2 May 1876. She died unknown.
  304 M vi Harry E. YOUNG was born 1 about 1866. He died unknown.
  305 F vii Anna C. YOUNG was born 1 about 1869. She died unknown.

79. Francis SCHLOYER (George SLOYER , Johann "Heinrich" SCHLEYER , Johann Michael ) was born 1 on 1 Oct 1830. He died 2 on 1 Jun 1887. The cause of death was suicide. He was buried 3 in Riegelsville Union Cemetery, Bucks Co., Pennsylvania. Francis was baptized in Named Josia Francis Sloyer. He was baptized 4 on 28 Nov 1830 in Old Williams Ev. Lutheran Church, NC, Pennsylvania.

1850 US Census Springfield Twp. Bucks Co PA taken 8/24/1850 [ancestry.com 10 of 54]

Daniel Small 38 M Farmer $800

Maryann wife 27 F

John M 8

EmmaMarie F 6

William G. M 2

John Small 35 laborer

Francis Schloyer 19 laborer

Elizabeth Althouse F 20

Henry Bonsall 23 Merchant

Elias Gilbert 25 Merchant
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1860 US Census, Williams, Northampton, Pennsylvania; Roll M653_1148; Page: 1185; Image: 588; Family History Library Film: 805148 [Ancestry.com 41 of 72] taken August 4, 1860, Lines 11-21
David Raub, 49, male, Farmer, real estate value $8000, personal property $1200, birthplace Pennsylvania
Catherine, 45, female, birthplace Pennsylvania
Levi, 21, male, laborer on farm, birthplace Pennsylvania
Susannah, 19, female, servant, birthplace Pennsylvania
Elizabeth, 16, female, servant, birthplace Pennsylvania
Anna Maria, 12, female, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school this year
Catherine, 10, female, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school this year
Adam, 7, male, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school this year
Emma, 6, female, birthplace Pennsylvania
Francis Schloyer, 31, male, laborer, birthplace Pennsylvania
Catherine Dollen, 66, female, widow, birthplace Pennsylvania
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1860 US Census Pennsylvania, Northampton Co., Williams Twp. (www.ancestry.com, image 41 of 72)

line 20
Francis Schloyer 31 years; White; male; Laborer; born in PA

NOTE: living on farm of David MACK
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1870 US Census, Pennsylvania, Northampton Co., Williams Twp. (www.ancestry.com, image 55 of 61)

lines 24-28
SLOYER

Francis Sloyer 43; male; white; Laborer; personal property value $150; b. PA

Peter Sloyer 11; male; white; b. PA; attends school, cannot read or write

Christina Sloyer 43; female; white; Keeping house; b. PA;cannot read or write

Sally D. Sloyer 6; female; white; b. PA

Ellen Sloyer 2; female; white; b. PA
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1880 US Census Pennsylvania, Northampton Co., Williams Twp. Ed 107 p 29 completed 6/18/1880 [ancesrty.com29 of 33]

lines 24-27
SCHLOYER

Francis white; male; 52; married; works in mine?[? difficult to read]; born PA, father born PA; mother born PA

Christiana, white; female; 53; wife; married; keeping house; reads and writes ; born PA, father born PA; mother born PA

Mary Ellen, white; female; 12; single; attends school ; born PA, father born PA; mother born PA

MORRISON, E. F. white; male; 8; single; Grandson; attends school; born PA, father born PA; mother born PA

NOTE: At this point E.F. MORRISON remains unsolved.
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Bethlehem Globe Times Sloyer, Francis died June 2, 1887 in Williams Township, age 55; suicide.
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Riegelsville Union Cemetery, Riegelsville, Bucks Co. Pennsylvania. records:Francis Sloyer b 10/4/1830 d 6/1/1887
wife Christiania b 7/15/1826 d 4/16/1903. Old Williams Lutheran Church, now St. Luke's Lutheran Church, Williams Twp. ,Northampton Co. Pennsylvania records give birthdate as 10/1/1830
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Francis married 1 (1) Maria Ann HATTER on 1 Jan 1852 in by Rev. Samuel Hess. Maria was born 2 on 5 Jul 1834. She died 3, 4 on 8 Aug 1859 in Northampton Co., Pennsylvania. She was buried 5 in Old Williams Ev. Lutheran Church Cemetery; Northampton Co., Pennsylvania.

They had the following children:

  306 F i Catherina Amanda SLOYER was born 1, 2 on 29 Jul 1852. She died unknown. Catherina was baptized 3 on 28 Nov 1852 in Old Williams Lutheran Church; Northampton Co. Pennsylvania.

Schleier-Schloyer-Sloyer Family Association manuscript says 10 children
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BIRTH: Schleier-Schloyer-Sloyer Family Manuscript state birth July 30, 1852, Old Williams Church records state July 30, 1852
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1870 US Census Williams Twp, Northampton Co. PA.
Amanda Sloyer, 18, Domestic servant
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        Catherina married 1 William H. BOUGHER son of John BOUGHER and Charity ? on 10 Oct 1870 in Reigelsville Lutheran Parsonage; by Pastor Theophilus Heilig. William was born uunknown. He died unknown.
+ 307 F ii Anna Maria "Mariah" SLOYER
+ 308 F iii Caroline SLOYER
+ 309 M iv Peter A. SLOYER

Francis married 1 (2) Christiana TRANSUE daughter of Isaac TRANSUE and Sarah "Sally" CALL on 23 Sep 1860. Christiana was born 2, 3 on 15 Sep 1826 in Northampton Co., Pennsylvania. She died 4, 5 on 16 Apr 1903. She was buried 6 in Riegelsville Union Cemetery, Bucks Co., Pennsylvania.

They had the following children:

+ 310 F v Sallie Delema SLOYER
+ 311 F vi Mary Ellen SLOYER
  312 F vii Annie SLOYER was born 1 about 1849 in Stout's Valley, Pennsylvania. She died 2 in Jun 1920 in Riegelsville, Pennsylvania. She was buried 3 in Riegelsville Cemetery, Pennsylvania.

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"Warner, Annie" Newspaper dated June 4, 1920 Mrs. Annie Warner, wife of Samuel Warner, died Wednesday at her home, Easton Avenue, Riegelsville, Pa., in the 71st year of her age. She was born at Stout's Valley, near Riegelsville for the past 11 years. Mrs. Warner is survived by her husband, two Sisters, Mrs. Eugene Scott of Easton, and Mrs. Alice Strauss, of Reigelsville; a half-brother, Peter A. Sloyer, of Phillipsburg, and two half-sisters, Mrs. Maria Dugan and Mrs. Caroline Kutz, of Phillipsburg. She was a member of the Linden Baptist Church, of Camden, N. J. where she formerly resided. Funeral Saturday at 2 p.m. from her late home with interment in Reigelsville cemetery.
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        Annie married Samuel WARNER. Samuel was born 1 about 1848 in Pennsylvania. He died unknown.

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1920 US Census, Pennsylvania, Bucks Co., Riegelsville, ED # 23, sheet 13B (www.ancestry.com, image 12 & 13 of 13)

lines 100 & 1

WARNER, Samuel head; own home, free; male; white; 72; married; yes to read & write; b. PA; father b. PA; mother b. PA; yes to speak English; retired

Anna wife; female; white; 70; married; yes to read & write; b. PA; father b. PA; mother b. PA; yes to speak English
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1930 US Census, Pennsylvania, Bucks Co., Riegelsville, ED# 62, sheet 3A, April 9, 1930

South Easton Rd.
line 38

WARNER

Samuel head; own, $1200; male; white; 82; widowed, 25 age at first marriage; yes to read & write; b. PA; father b. PA; mother b. PA; yes to speaks English
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80. David SLOYER (George SLOYER , Johann "Heinrich" SCHLEYER , Johann Michael ) was born 1 on 18 Jul 1831. He died 2 on 24 Aug 1858 in Springtown, Pennsylvania. He was buried 3 in Old Williams Cemetery; Northampton Co., Pennsylvania. David was baptized 4 on 7 Aug 1831 in , , Northampton Co. Pa.-Sponsersslomom Hess and Elizabeth S. He was baptized in Name spelled Schloyer. He was counted in a census in 1850 in Springfield Twp., BC, P, age 20, farmer, place of birth PA.

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Notes for DAVID SLOYER:
1870 Lower Saucon Township Taxes
Schloyer David Laborer 50
Money at Interest-Common Note 200 Total 250

Census: 1850, Springfield Twp., Bucks Co., PA-appears as Daniel, age 20, farmer, place of birth PA
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Cemetery Records - Northampton County : PA-Roots Genealogy DataBoards
David Sloyer son of Margaret & George, born June 18,1831, died Aug 24,1858, age 27y-2m-6d, (Buried Old Williams Church Graveyard, Williams Twp).
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PA-Roots Genealogy DataBoards -Court Records - Bucks County :
Abstract-File # 9211. David Sloyer,Springfield Twp. (May 2,1865) Son David Oliver,under 14, petition by his mother Catharine). Jacob Frankenfield appointed guardian.
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David married 1 Catherine Anne SEIFERT daughter of Leonard SEIFERT and Catharina REICHERT on 21 Mar 1858 in By Rev. William B. Kemmerer. Catherine was born 2 on 22 Mar 1841 in Pennsylvania. She died 3 on 26 Jul 1907. She was buried 4 in Durham Union Cemetey; Bucks Co., Pennsylvania. Catherine was baptized 5 in May 1841 in Old Williams Lutheran Church; Northampton Co. Pennsylvania.

BIRTH: 250 Years of The Sloyer-Schloyer-Schleyer-Scheier Family by Linda M. Klosek states birth date March 23, 1840
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BAPTISM: sponsors were John GROWER (sp?) and Rebecca KEIFER
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1890 Census Substitute, Pennsylvania, Northampton Co., South Bethlehem

119 Mechanic

ZIEGENFUSS

Catherine 50

Clara 21

Ida H. 19

Birdie 16
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1900 US Census, Pennsylvania, Lehigh, West Bethlehem 2nd ward, ED# 33, sheet 11B, June June 6, 1900 (www.ancestry.com, image 22 of 42)

lines 51-53
ZEIGENFUSS

Catherine head; white; female; b. March 1830, 60; widowed; had 6 children, 5 living; b. PA; father b. PA; mother b. PA; yes to read, write & speaks English; rent, house

Clara daughter; white; female; b. March 1870, 30; single; b. PA; father b. PA; mother b. PA; yes to read, write & speaks English

Bertus L. son; white; male; b. Oct 1884, 16; single; b. PA; father b. PA; mother b. PA; at school; yes to read, write & speaks English

NOTE: Catherine's birth year & age do not match. Old William Baptism records list her birth as March 22, 1841
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Catherine Anne Seifert Sloyer

Birth: Mar. 22, 1841 Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 26, 1907 Pennsylvania, USA

Catherine was the wife of David Sloyer (1831-1858) she was the daughter of Leonard Sheifert and Catharina (Reichert) Seifert Catherine and David were married March 21, 1858 by Rev William B. Kemmere

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Spouse: David Sloyer (1831 - 1858)

Burial: Durham Cemetery Durham Bucks County Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Joan of VA Record added: May 17, 2010 Find A Grave Memorial# 52483193
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They had the following children:

+ 313 M i David Oliver SLOYER

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