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[NI112388] Gospel Herald Vol VI # 6 May 8 1913 pg 95. Thomas, Pollie d at her sis's home, Johnstown, PA & bur Apr 24 1913 aged 34y 8m 23d. Funeral by L A Blough at Stahl Ch. Bur Cem near Ch.
PA 1910 Miracode Index
Polly Thomas 31 W PA Cambria Servant
Head of Household Daniel Reom

[NI112390] PA 1910 Census Miracode Index
John J Eash State: PA Enumeration District: 0132 Color: W Age: 31 Birth Place: PA Visit: 0145 Co.: Somerset Relation: Husband ImageNum: 01220216 Other Residents:
Wife Catherine 29, PA
Father Joseph D 70, PAPA 1910 Miracode Index
John J Eash 31 W PA Somerset Head of Household
Wife Catherine 29 PA
Father Joseph D 70 PA

[NI112391] Henry & Rachel lived where Moonlight pk is now, in Holsopple, PA & are bur in the Thomas farm cem behind Wade Thomas' home beside Moonlight pk. They had other chdn besides Joseph & John

[NI112395] PA 1910 Census Miracode Index
William Gilbert State: PA Enumeration Dist.: 0133 Color: W Age: 57 B-Place: PA Visit: 0192 Co.: Somerset, Relation: Husb.Image #: 01580759 Other Resid.s:
Wife Elizabeth 47, PA
Dau. Olive 17, PA
1 non-relative

[NI112396] Herald of Truth Vol VI # 4 Apr 1869 pgs 63 & 64. On 20 Jan, Conemough Twp, Somerset co, Pa Josiah S Thomas aged 15y 10m 13d. On 28 Jan Catherine S Thomas aged 1y 7m 29d. On 29 Jan Henry S Thomas aged 3y 8m 25d. On 3 Feb Franey S Thomas aged 10y 2m 15d. These 4 were all chdn of Samuel S Thomas. Their disease was diptherea. Funeral by Jacob & Samuel Blough.

[NI112400] Herald of Truth Vol VI # 4 Apr 1869 pgs 63 & 64. On 20 Jan, Conemough Twp, Somerset co, Pa Josiah S Thomas aged 15y 10m 13d. On 28 Jan Catherine S Thomas aged 1y 7m 29d. On 29 Jan Henry S Thomas aged 3y 8m 25d. On 3 Feb Franey S Thomas aged 10y 2m 15d. These 4 were all chdn of Samuel S Thomas. Their disease was diptherea. Funeral by Jacob & Samuel Blough.

[NI112415] Gospel Herald - Vol XL # 32, Nov 4 1947, pg 686, 687. Gindlesperger, Sue d/o Emanuel & Fannie (Miller) Eash b Conemaugh Twp, Somerset Co, PA Jul 18 1871 d Mem'l Hosp, Johnstown, PA Oct 8 1947; aged 76y 2m 20d. On Mar 11 1900 she m Amos Hershberger, who preceded her in death Jul 23 1918. On Feb 15 1920 she m Jacob Gindlesperger who survives. Also surviving are 1 son Harry Weirich, 1 stepson Cloyd Gindlesperger, 2 gchdn, 2 ggchdn, 5 step-gchdn, 6 gstep-gchdn, & 2 sis' Mrs Josiah Blough & Mrs Fannie Miller. On Jan 16 1898 she united with Blough Menn Ch, Hollsopple, PA where she was active in sewing circle & Sun school work. She attended Servs regularly until sickness prevented her doing so. Funeral Servs conducted Oct 11 at home & at Blough Ch, in charge of John Lehman, James Saylor, & Harry C Blough. Bur Cem adjoining Ch.

[NI112416] Gospel Herald - Vol XI # 19, Aug 8 1918, pg 343. Bro Amos W Harshberger, Holsopple, PA b Dec 24 1868 d Jul 23 1918; aged 49y 6m 29d. Funeral Servs on 25th at Blough Ch conducted by James Saylor, Simon Layman, & L A Blough. He is survived by wife, 3 bros, & 1 sis.
PA 1910 Census Miracode Index
Amos Hershberger State: PA Dist: 0133 Color: W Age: 41 B Pl: PA Visit: 0199 Co: Somerset Relation: Husb. ImageNum: 02090392 Other Resids:
Wife Susan 39, PA
2 non-relatives

[NI112417] GOSPEL HERALD - Vol 75 # 20, May 18 1982 pg 350. Gindlesperger, Cloyd C s/o Jacob & Sally (Thomas) Gindlesperger, b Somerset Co, PA May 3 1892 d Davidsville, PA Apr 20 1982; aged 89y. On Dec 13 1913 he m Dora Kaufman, who d May 6 1964. Surviving are 2 daus Wilmetta Steele, & Elnora Mrs Delmar Shetler, 3 sons Paul, Carl, & Wilmer, 13 gchdn, 13 ggchdn, & 1 gggdau. He was preceded by 1 dau Beatrice, & 1 son Charles. He was memb Kaufman Menn Ch, where funeral Servs were held Apr 23, in charge of Stanley R Reed & Harry Shetler; bur Blough Menn Cem.

[NI112418] According to sis' Hazel & Alice (maiden name Cable) she "really liked the men".

[NI112419] Gospel Herald - Vol LVIII, # 27 - Jul 13 1965 - page 617-8 Thomas, Susan A., d/o Jacob & Lucinda (Miller) Stevens, was b Jul 10 1870; d at her home May 11 1965; aged 94y 10m 1d. On Jan 12 1896, she m William A. Thomas, who preceded her in death in 1961. She is survived by 4 sons (David E, Harry C, Elmer F, & Mahlon T), 15 gchdn, 32 ggchdn, 9 gggchdn, 3 sis' (Mrs Alice Jones, Mrs Lizzie Unger, & Mrs Lucinda Cable), & 3 bros (Levi, Jacob, & Cloyd). She was preceded in death by an infant son, a dau & 3 bros. She was memb of Blough Menn Ch, where funeral servs were held, in charge of Harry C. Blough & Elvin Holsopple.

[NI112426] Gospel Herald- Vol XXI # 39 Dec 27 1928 pg 814, 815. Thomas, Henry Y b Oct 20 1870 d Nov 30 1928 aged 58y 1m 10d. Survived by wife, 1 son, 2 daus, 1 stepson, 5 bros, & 2 sis'. He was confined to bed with creeping paralysis for abt 11m. He was memb Evang Ch. Funeral Dec 3 at Thomas Ch, Hollsopple, Pa by F W Ware of Evang Ch & Bro L A Blough. Bur Cem nearby.

[NI112428] Johnstown Trib Date Ukwn CALLED BY DEATH 70TH yr Peter Thomas, 69, res. of this city until abt a yr ago, who d yesterday at the home of a dau. Detroit. The remains have been brought to Johnstown for serv.s tomorrow. PETER THOMAS, 69, WELL KNOWN HERE, DIES MI. Had Been Detroit for Past yr; Remains Brought to Johnstown Peter Thomas, 69, a well-kwn resident of Johnstown for many yrs, d yesterday Detroit, MI, where he had been residing for the past yr. He passed away at the home of a dau., Mrs. James McCauley, with whom he had been making his home since going to the MI city. The deceased had been affiliated with the Swank Hardware Co. here for nearly 25 yrs & gained a wide acquaintance during his serv. with that co. He was forced to retire from active work 1938 because of ill health. The remains were shipped to Johnstown this morn & have been taken to the home of a bro., {*ERROR - Ralph was his SON} Ralph Thomas of Riverside. Tomorrow the body will be removed to the Moxham Ev. Ch. 1 pm & will lie state until 2 when serv.s will be conducted by Rev. C. W. Winch, pastor. Bur. Blough Mennonite Cem., Hollsopple, directed by John Henderson Co. Somerset NATIVE Mr. Thomas b near Jerome, Somerset, Dec 6 1871. As a young man he moved to Johnstown & secured employment on the farm of the late Daniel Kaufman, located what is now Lorain Boro. He later entered the employ of the H. m Heinze & Co. store Moxham & remained with that concern for abt 10 yrs. 1914 he secured a position with the Swank Hardware Co. & remained with the downtown firm until his retirement 2 yrs ago. He & Ms Mary Allison m here Dec 22 1892. survived by Mrs. Thomas & chldn: Mrs. James McCauley, at whose home he d.; Mrs. Edith Hammer, Pittsburgh, & Ralph Thomas, Riverside, mentioned above. Another son, Allison Thomas, d Sep 12 1937. bro. of William Thomas, Davidsville; Mrs. Julia Yoder, Belleville, Mifflin Co.; Henry Thomas, Riverside; Nathan, John & Ephraim Thomas, all Davidsville, & Mrs. Ellen Barnett, Schelocta. He had been an active memb. of James A. Garfield Council No. 206, Junior Order of Mechanics., became affiliated with that org. 1904 & serv. various offices.

[NI112429] Gospel Herald - Vol LIV, # 6 - Feb 7 1961, pgs 135, 136; Thomas, William A s/o Abraham & Catharine (Speicher) Thomas b Mar 16 1874, Somerset Co, PA d at his home Jan 7 1961 aged 86y 9m 22d. On Jan 12 1896, he m Susan Stevens, who survives. Also surviving are 4 sons (David E., Johnstown; Harry C., Hollsopple; Elmer F., Orrville, OH; & Mahlon J., Hollsopple), 14 gchdn, 29 ggchdn, 4 gggchdn, 2 bros, & 1 sis. An infant son, a stepdau, 1 gdau, 3 bros, & 1 sis preceded him in death. He was memb of Blough Ch, where funeral servs were Jan 10, in charge of Harry C. Blough & John A. Lehman.
1874 infant kid for his notes
Herald of Truth, Vol. XXXIX, # 8, April 15, 1902, pg 125, 126 THOMAS.-On 2d of February, 1902, in Somerset Co, Pa., infant child of Bro. William & sis Susannah Thomas, aged 1 _ days. Buried at Blough meeting house. Funeral services by L. A. Blough & S. Gindlesperger.
PA 1910 Census Miracode Index
William A Thomas Age: 36 State: PA Color: W Dist: 0133 B Pl: PA Visit: 0190 Co.: Somerset Relation: Head of Household Other Residents:
Wife Susan 39, PA
Son David E 11, PA
Son Harry E 07, PA
Son Elmer F 04, PA
Son Mahlon I 02, PA
Dau Maggie I 10, PA

[NI112430] Gospel Herald Vol LIV # 47 Dec 5 1961� pg 1056. Yoder, Julian d/o Abraham & Catherine Spicher Thomas b Somerset Co, Pa Sep 23 1875 d Davidsville, Pa Nov 2 1961 aged 86y 1m 10d. On Feb 7 1897 she m Valentine M Yoder who d Mar 18 1934. Surviving are 4 chdn Dorsey, Allensville, Pa; Mrs Emma Kauffman with whom she resided, Davidsville; Howard, Sarasota, FL; & Mrs Lizzie Yoder, Dalton, OH, 8 gchdn, 14, ggchdn, & 2 bros John & Ephraim, Johnstown. She was memb Allensville Ch, funeral Nov 5 in charge of R R Peachey, Harry Y Shetler, & J Elrose Hartzler.

[NI112431] Johnstown Trib-Demot Jun 1952 THOMAS, Henry A., 714 Grant St., d 9:20 pm Jun 7 1952 b Apr 2 1877 Conemaugh Twp, Somerset, s/o Abraham & Catherine (Speicher) Thomas. Preceded by wife, Margaret Turnbull. Survived by adptd son, David T., & these bro.s & sis.s William A., Hollsopple; Nathan A., Davidsville; John & Ephraim, both Johnstown; Mrs. Valentine Yoder, Dayton, OH & Mrs. Edward Barndt, IN. Also survived 4 gchldn. Memb. 1st Breth. Ch. Employee of General Telephone Co. of PA; former employee of Hahn Packing Co. & State Hwy Dept. Friends received John Henderson Co. Funeral Home, 632 Main St., where serv. will be 2 pm Tue, Rev. W. A. Ogden. Bur. Grandview Cem.

[NI112432] PA 1910 Miracode Index
Nathan A Thomas 32 W PA Somerset Head of Household
Wife Caroline 37 PA
Son Linsey C 18 PA
Son Curtis M 14 PA
dau Trella Mabel 09 PA
dau Florence I 04 PA
Father Abraham A 69 PA

[NI112433] Herald of Truth Vol XXIX No 17 Sep 1 1892 pg 268, 269, 270.THOMAS. On 8 Aug 1892, Qaimahoning Twp, Somerset Co, Pa Mary Ann d/o Abraham & Catharine Thomas aged 12y 4m 8d. bur 10th at Blough's Menn Ch. Funeral by Simon Layman, L A Blough & Sam Gindlesperger. Abt 4 Jul she got poison on her feet from poisonous weeds, it entered the blood & after suffering much pain, death ensued.

[NI112434] Gospel Herald Vol XVI # 26 Sep 27 1923� pg 541. THOMAS,� Mary Catherine d/o Curtis & Hattie Thomas b Holsopple, Pa Sep 3 d Sep 5 1923. Funeral Maple Springs COB conducted by Charles Blough. Bur in Ch Cem.

[NI112435] Obit - Trib-Demo Dec 1963 THOMAS, John A, 82, Johnstown, d 4:45 pm Dec 25 1963, at home b Somerset May 29 1881, s/o Abram & Catherine (Speicher) Thomas. Preceded by parents; wife, former Mary Berkey; dau.; 4 bro.s & 4 sis.s. Survived by dau., Mrs. Edna Nussbaum, with whom he resided, & bro., Ephraim, Johnstown. Memb. Stahl Mennonite Ch.. Friends rec'd John Henderson Funeral Home, 215 Central Ave. serv. 2 pm Sat. at Stahl Mennonite Ch., Rev. Sanford Shetler. Bur. Ch. Cem.
Gospel Herald - Vol LVII # 3, Jan 21 1964, pg 70, 71. Thomas, John A, s/o Abraham & Catherine (Speicher) Thomas b Somerset Co, PA May 29 1881 d Somerset Co, PA Dec 25 1963; aged 82y 6m 26d. He m Mary Berkey who d Dec 30 1956. For 35ys he was closely assc with Johnstown Bible School. Surviving are 1 dau Mrs Edna Nussbaum & 1 bro Ephraim. He was memb Stahl Ch, where funeral Servs were held Dec 28, in charge of Sanford Shetler, asst by David Alwine, Harold Thomas, Harry Y Shetler, & Paul Roth.

[NI112436] Gospel Herald - Vol LXII # 40, Oct 14 1969, pg 910-912. Thomas, Ephraim A s/o Abram & Catherine (Speicher) Thomas, b Johnstown, PA Jul 5 1882 d Johnstown, Aug 27 1969; aged 87y 1m 22d. On Nov 22 1908 he m Katie Berkey, who survives. Also surviving are 4 chdn Margaret Mrs Ronald Miller; Sarah; Mary Mrs Harry Layton; & Paul, 3 gchdn, & 2 ggchdn. He was preceded in death by 2 infant chdn. He was memb Stahl Ch, where funeral Servs were Aug 30, Sanford G Shetler, David C Alwine, & Harry C Blough officiating.

[NI112438] Herald of Truth Vol XXXIII # 8 Apr 15 1896 pg 126, 127. MILLER. On 21 Mar 1896, Johnstown, Cambria Co, Pa of typhoid fever, Henry P Miller aged 40y 8m 21d. He was buried on 23d at Blough MennM.H. Funeral services by Jonas Blauch at house, & Sam. Gindlesperger & L.A. Blough at Ch. He left behind a sorrowing widow, one son & six daus to mourn for him.

[NI112439] PA 1910 Miracode Index
Raymond J Shaffer 21 PA Cambria, Johnstown Head of Household
Wife Minnie L 19 PA

[NI112444] Johnstown Trib May 14 1951 Pg 16 MILLER - Elijah H., 80, 973 Franklin St., d May 13 1951, Mem. Hosp. b. Mar 24 1871, Somerset Co., s/o Henry & Catherine (THOMAS) MILLER. Survived by widow Amanda (GARDNER) MILLER, & chldn: Mrs. Elaise ALLEN, 406 South St.; Mrs. Carrie CUNNINGHAM & Mrs. Helen SHORT, both of Coaksville; Lewis, 466 Catherin St; Conrad; 3 Valley Pike; Mrs. Florence PLUCK, Akron, OH; Edward, Windber; Elmer, Robert & Mrs. Grace GUNSALLUS, all at home, & Mrs. Margaret DAY, Ferndale Ave; sisters - Mrs. Catherine SEESE, Cherry Lane, & Mrs. Margaret DIETZ, Erie; 44 gchldn; 38 ggchldn. Preceded in death by son, Ross, in 1946. Memb Moxham COB. Friends received in John Henderson Funeral Home, 215 Central Ave, until noon Wed, when remains will be taken to Moxham COB for funeral serv at 2 pm; bur. Berkley Hill Cem., Rev. John D. Ellis & Rev. E. M. Detwiller.

[NI112452] PA 1910 Census Miracode Index
Carl A Johns State: PA Enumeration District: 0153 Color: W Age: 36 Birth Place: PA Visit: 0038 Co.: Somerset Relation: Husband ImageNum: 02210605 Other Residents:
Wife Ida M 30, PA
Son Merl 12, PA
Dau. Ella 09, PA
Son Guy T 03, PA
Dau. Sadie 01, PA

[NI112454] PA 1910 Census Miracode Index
Joseph Johns State: PA Enumeration District: 0153 Color: W Age: 32 Birth Place: PA Visit: 0041 Co.: Somerset Relation: Husband ImageNum: 02220935 Other Residents:
Wife Emma 29, PA
Dau. Edith 12, PA
Dau. Josephine 06, PA
Son Joe M 04, PA
Son George H 02, PA

[NI112466] Obit, JohnstownTrib, Mon, 8/15/1927 Hiram L. Shank, 73, d of neuritis Sat afternoon at the home of his son-in-law & dau., Mr. & Mrs. O. W. Thomas, Oak St., where he had been visiting for several wks. He was a res. Richland Twp, where he suffered a stroke of paralysis abt 2 yrs ago. Funeral serv.s will be conducted 2:30 pm tomorrow Walnut Grove Ch. of the Breth. charge Rev. S. W. Pearce. The deceased had been a memb. of the Ch. of the Breth. for many yrs. Bur. Weaver Men. Cem.. Friends are requested to omit flowers. b Mar 6 1854, s/o George & Mary (Jackson) Shank, among the early settlers that Twp. Following m Martha Thomas, d/o Jacob & Susan (Berkey) Thomas, they went to Richland Twp, where they resided until the death of the latter abt 10 yrs ago, since then Mr. Shank had made his home with Mr. & Mrs. Edward Shaffer Oakmont. following chldn survive: Mrs. Sarah Layton, Oakmont, Mrs. William Malloy, Geistown, Mrs. Harry Meyer, 207 Cliff St., George E. Shank, 358 Moore St., & Mrs. O. W. Thomas. A bro., Daniel Shank, Geistown & a sis., Mrs. John H. Brown, 77 Dupont St., Moxham,, together with 30 gchldn, 8 ggchldn.

[NI112469] Johnstown Trib 11/27/1946 MRS. SARAH JANE WONDERS Mrs. Sarah Jane Wonders, 69, d yesterday afternoon at home RichlandTwp. b Johnstown May 7 1877, d/o Hiram & Martha (Thomas) Shank. 1st hus. Milton Layton, d 1934. Surviving are 2nd hus., John H. Wonders & 2 chldn of the 1st union; Percy Layton, Johnstown, R.D. 8, & Charles E. Layton, 404 Glenwood Ave. The deceased was a sis of George E. Shank, Morris St., & Mrs. Harry Meyers, 207 Cliff St. Mrs. Wonders was a mem. of the Walnut Grove Ch. of the Breth.. Friends will be received at the Meek funeral home after 4 pm today. Funeral serv.s will be conducted at the funeral home Fri at 230 pm Bur. Richland Cem

[NI112476] THE TRIB-DEMO Sep 22 1955, 52-yr Union Broken. A marriage union of more than 52 yrs was broken early yesterday morn by the death of Frank E. Thomas, 74, 218 Cummins St. A retired steelworker, Mr. Thomas d 1:55 am Mercy Hosp. He & his widow, former Margaret Seese, were m Jun 23 1903 Johnstown.

[NI112483] Obit, J-town Trib 9-8-1913 MRS. ADA LITTLE, w/o Oliver Little, d pulmonary trouble Sat eve home of son, Ralph D. Little, 949 Ash St., Sunnyside, aft a long illness. b Bedford Co. 42 yrs ago. hus., to whom she was m some 20 yrs ago, d Jan 1912. Ralph L. Little her only son. Funeral serv.s were held at Little home last eve 6:30 pm by Rev. David Berkey, pastor Beulah U. Ev. Ch., & the body was taken over the P.R.R. this afternoon to Bedford for Bur. tomorrow

[NI112507] Gospel Herald Vol XXXIX No 15 Jul 9 1946 pg 335. Thomas, Nelson s/o late David & Catherine (Blough) Thomas b Thomas Mills, Somerset Co, Pa Aug 22 1869 d Jun 19 1946 aged 76y 9m 27d. On Nov 15 1896 he m Rachel Ellen Thomas. Surviving are his widow, 2 chdn Edgar L & Katie E, 3 gsons, 1 bro Simon, & 1 sis Annie M. 1 dau Dora preceded him. He united with Thomas Menn Ch Feb 1897. He left home in morning in good spirits to go to home of a neighbor when he d. Funeral servs Thomas Menn Ch, Aldus J Wingard & Hiram Wingard officiating. Bur in adjoining cem.

[NI112511] Gospel Herald Vol 77 # 1 Jan 3 1984 pg 14. Blough, Stephen s/o Abram A & Lydia (Howard) Blough b Johnstown, Pa Jun 15 1896 d Mem'l Hosp, Johnstown, Pa Nov 26 1983 aged 87y. He m Effie Sala who preceded him. Surviving are 2 sons Virgil & Franklin, 6 Daus Almeda Mrs Donald Lohr, Martha Ann Mrs Charles Beener, Virginia Mrs Merle Gindlesperger, Beatrice Mrs Dorsey Eash, Margaret Mrs John Updyke, & Betty Mrs Donald Shaffer, 22 gchdn, 27 ggchdn, 2 gggchdn, & 3 sis' Annie Sala, Olive Gindlesperger, & Gladys Stauffer. He was preceded by inf Dau, 1 bro Irvin, & 3 sis' Cordelia Eash, Maggie Sipe, & Linnie Hershberger. He was memb Thomas Menn Ch, funeral Nov 29, in charge of Donald Spiegle & Aldus Wingard; bur in ch cem.

[NI112512] Gospel Herald Vol 81 # 48 Nov 29 1988 pg 834. Gindlesperger, Olive I Thomas d/o Silas & Lydia (Howard) Thomas b Somerset Co, Pa Jun 24 1906 d en route to Somerset (Pa) Hosp Oct 1 1988 aged 82y. On Jun 24 1930 she m Curtis M Gindlesperger, who survives. Also surviving are 3 daus: Thelma Yaste; Marlene; & Lois Wilson; 2 gchdn, & 2 sis' Gladys Shaffer & Annie Sala. She was preceded in death by 3 sis': Cadila Eash; Maggie Sipe; & Linnie Hershberger; & 2 bros: Stephen & Irvin Blough. She was memb Thomas Menn Ch, funeral servs Oct 5, in charge of Norman Moyer, Donald Speigle, & Aldus Wingard; bur Thomas Menn Ch Cem.

[NI112513] Gospel Herald Vol 85 # 5 Feb 4 1992 pg 14. Gindlesperger, Curtis M, 91, b Feb 11 1900, Somerset Co, Pa, to David & Ellen (Speigle) Gindlesperger d Jan 3 1992, Somerset, Pa of congestive heart failure. Survivors chdn: Thelma Yaste; Marlene; Lois Wilson; 2 gchdn. Predeceased by Olive I Thomas (wife). Funeral & bur Jan 6 Thomas Menn Ch, by Homer Schrock, Don Speigle, Norman Moyer, & Aldus Wingard.

[NI112515] Gospel Herald Vol 68 # 19 May 13 1975 p 378. Hershberger, Linnie E d/o Silas & Lovina (Speicher) Thomas b Somerset Co, Pa Feb 9 1895 d Mem'l Hosp, Johnstown, Pa Apr 17 1975 aged 80y. On May 26 1917, she m Norman Hershberger, who preceded her in death Apr 13 1959. Surviving are 2 chdn Boyd & Ruth Mrs Marvin Kaufman, 3 sis' Gladys Mrs Clarence Shaffer; Annie Mrs George Sala; & Olive Mrs Curtis Gindlesperger; & 1 stepbro Stephen Blough. She was preceded in death by an inf dau & a son Erie. She was memb Kaufman Menn Ch, funeral servs Apr 20, in charge of Stanley R Freed & Harry Y Shetler; bur Kaufman Cem.

[NI112519] Gospel Herald - Vol LV, # 12 - March 20, 1962 - pgs 285, 286 Thomas, Jacob Earl, s/o Samuel & Amenda Horner Thomas, was b at Hollsopple, Pa., Aug. 14, 1886 d at Johnstown, Pa., Dec. 10, 1961; aged 75 y. 3 m. 27 d. On Oct. 24, 1909, he m Barbara Yoder, who survives. Also surviving are 5 chdn Beula-Mrs Fred Sakon, Jr., & Twila-Mrs William J. Hill, Haines City, Fla.; Lester Earl, Geistown, Pa.; Delmar Carl, Davidsville; & Zona Marie-Mrs Glenn Berkshire, Pettisville, Ohio, 16 gchdn, 4 bros & one sis Harry, Owen, & John, all of Thomas Mills, Pa.; Robert S., Alum Bank, Bedford, Pa.; & Stella-Mrs Harry Shetler, Hollsopple. Preceding him in death were one dau, one grandson, 2 bros, & one sis. He was a member of Kaufman Ch. Funeral services were held at Thomas Ch, Dec. 13, in charge of Harold E. Thomas, Charles Shetler, & Aldus Wingard.

[NI112520] Gospel Herald - March 15, 1960 Vol LIII # 11 pg 246, 247. Thomas, Newton H s/o Samuel J & Susan (Hershberger) Thomas b Dec 13 1898, Somerset Co, Pa; d of heart attack Feb 18 1960, Mem'l Hosp, Johnstown, Pa aged 61y 2m 5d. On Dec 9 1917 he m Mary Livingstone, who survives. Also surviving are 4 chdn: Willard, Mrs Rhoda Keim, & Sanford, all Hollsopple; & Boyd, Johnstown. 4 bros Earl, Geistown, Pa; Harry, Owen, & John, all Hollsopple, & 1 sis Mrs Stella Shetler, Hollsopple. 1 son, 1 dau, 1 bro, & 1sis preceded him in death. He was memb Thomas Ch, funeral servs Feb 21, in charge of Aldus J Wingard & Harry C Blough.

[NI112521] GOSPEL HERALD, Vol 75 # 23 Jun 8 1982 pg 406. Thomas, John N s/o Samuel J & Susanna (Hershberger) Thomas b Holsopple, Pa, Aug 5 1901 d at COB Home on May 17 1982 aged 80y. He m Mabel Speicher, who d Aug 1954. Surviving are 1 bro Owen & 1 sis Stella Mrs Harry Y Shetler. He was preceded by 1 son Jack, an inf dau, 1 sis, & 5 bros. He was memb Thomas Menn Ch, where funeral servs were May 19, in charge of Aldus J Wingard & Donald Speigle; bur in ch cem.

[NI112523] Gospel Herald Vol 76 # 48 Nov 29 1983 pg 842. Shetler, Stella M d/o Samuel & Susan (Hershberger) Thomas b Conemaugh Twp, PA Jan 22 1904 d accidental carbon monoxide poisoning at her home Nov 8 1983 aged 79y. She m Harry Y Shetler who survives. Also surviving are 2 daus Bernice Mrs Boyd Hershberger & Lila Mrs Lester Harshberger, 3 gchdn, & 1 bro Owen Thomas. She was memb Weaver Menn Ch. Funeral Kaufman Menn Ch Nov 11, in charge of Kurt Horst, Aldus Wingard, Harold Thomas, & Stanley Freed; bur Kaufman Cem.

[NI112525] Gospel Herald - Vol XXXIII No 45 Feb 6 1941� pg 958, 959. Kaufman, � Nora Edna d/o late Samuel J & Susannah (Hershberger) Thomas b Somerset Co, Pa Aug 18 1880 d her home, Davidsville, Pa Jan 19 1941 aged 50y 5m 1d. She m on Feb 9 1913 with Ammon Kaufman who with following survives: mother, bros Earl, Harry, Owen, Levi, Newton, John, & Robert, 1 sis w/o Harry Y Shetler. For 10y her husb & she took care of husb's uncle who d recently. Funeral in home & in Kaufman Menn Ch, of which she was memb, by S G Shetler & Irvin M Holsopple, bur Kaufman Cem.

[NI112527] Gospel Herold Vol LVII # 40 Oct 13 1964 pg 902, 903. Thomas, Harry S s/o Samuel J & Susannah (Hershberger) Thomas b Conemaugh Twp, Pa Jun 19 1892 d at home Sep 15 1964 aged 72y 2m 27d. On Jan 13 1918 he m Nellie Cable, who survives. Also surviving are 2 chdn Ferne Mrs D Carl Thomas & William C, 6 gchdn, 1 ggchd, 1 sis Stella Mrs Harry Y Shetler, & 3 bros Owen, John, & S Robert. Memb Thomas Ch, funeral Sep 18 in charge of Aldus J Wingard & Harry C Blough.

[NI112528] Gospel Herald Vol 80 # 7 Feb 17 1987 pg 117,118. Thomas, Owen W s/o Samuel & Susan (Hershberger) Thomas b Somerset Co, PA Dec 4 1893 d his home Jan 13 1987 aged 93y. On Mar 10 1917 he m Stella Saylor who survives. Also surviving are 1 son Paul, 2 daus Grace Yoder & Lena Sala, 11 gchdn, & 24 ggchdn. Preceded 1 dau Mildred Croyle, 2 sis', & 6 bros. He was memb Thomas Menn Ch. Funeral Thomas Ch on Jan 15, in charge of Norman Moyer, Elam Glick, Aldus Wingard, Don Speigle, & Stanley Freed; bur Thomas Menn Cem.

[NI112529] Johnstown Trib May 1951 THOMAS, Levi S., 54, Hollsopple, d 1:45 am May 3 1951, at home. b Dec 4 1896, Conemaugh Twp, Somerset, s/o Samuel & Susanna (Hershberger) Thomas. m former Maggie Sala, who survives along with chldn: Norma, w/o Paul E. Thomas; Robert Paul, Rhoda, Bernadine & Arlene, all at home; these bro.s: Earl, Harry, Owen, Newton & John, all Conemaugh Twp, Somerset, & Robert, Alum Bank; 1 sis., Mrs. Stella Shetler, Conemaugh Twp; 1 gdau., Sharon. Preceded by a sis., Mrs. Nora Kaufman. Memb. of Stahl Menn. Ch. Friends received at the family residence. serv.s 2:30 pm Sun., Stahl Menn. Ch., Rev. Sanford Shetler. Bur. Ch. Cem., John Henderson Co.
Gospel Herald Vol XLIV # 35 Aug 28 1951 pg 846. Thomas, Levi S 4th s/o Samuel J & Susannah (Hershberger) Thomas b Dec 4 1896, Thomas Mills, Somerset Co, Pa d of heart attack May 3 1951 aged 54y 4m 29d. On Jul 3 1926 he m Maggie Sala. Survived by wife, 5 chdn, Norma Mrs Paul Thomas, Hollsopple, Pa Robert, Paul, Rhoda Fern, Bernadine Faye, & Alice Arlene, all home, 6 bros & 1 sis J Earl & Stella Mrs Harry Y Shetler, Davidsville, Pa; Harvey S, Owen W, Newton H, & John N, all Hollsopple, Pa; & S Robert, Alum Bank, Pa, & 1 aunt Mollie Hershberger. Preceding him were parents & 1 sis Nora E Mrs Ammon Kaufman, Davidsville, Pa. Bapt memb Menn Ch. On Jan 14 1951 he was ordained to office of deacon at Stahl Ch. For over 30y he was public school teacher. Funeral Stahl Ch May 6 by Sanford Shetler, assisted by David Alwine, Harold E Thomas, & D Irvin Stonerook. Bur Cem near by.

[NI112533] Leonard Boring State: PA Enumeration District: 0117 Color: W Age: 72 Birth Place: PA Visit: 0322 County: Cambria Relation: Husband ImageNum: 00590545 Other Residents:
Wife Nancy 72, PA
Daughter Noria 40, PA

[NI112538] 1850 Federal Census Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., PA Enumerated 1850 by Henry Cook
4 24 25 Longenecker Abram 39 M Farmer 400 PA
5 24 25 Longenecker Catherine 38 F PA
6 24 25 Longenecker Samuel 13 M PA
7 24 25 Longenecker Nancy 11 F PA
8 24 25 Longenecker John 8 M PA
9 24 25 Longenecker Catherine A. 5 F PA
10 24 25 Longenecker Abram 2 M PA
11 24 25 Longenecker George 1 M PA
1860 Federal Census Blacklick Twp., Cambria Co., PA Enumerated Jun 1 - 8, 1860 by James Murray
23 103 101 Longanecker Abraham 53 M W Farmer 1000 300 Penna
24 103 101 Longanecker Catherine 50 F W Penna
25 103 101 Longanecker Samuel 22 M W Labourer Penna
26 103 101 Longanecker John 17 M W Labourer Penna
27 103 101 Longanecker Catherine 15 F W Penna
28 103 101 Longanecker Abraham 11 M W Penna
29 103 101 Longanecker George 10 M W Penna
30 103 101 Longanecker Sarah 6 F W Penna

[NI112540] Gospel Herald Norman Thomas 9 Nov 1882 Vol XLII # 35 Aug 30 1949� pg 871. Croyle, Emma Jane d/o Levi M & Katie A (Gindlesperger) Thomas b Feb 26 1879 d Jul 26 1949 aged 70y 5m. On Nov 15 1896, she m John H Croyle, who predeceased her on Jun 29 1936. 1 son Roy d Jun 10 1945. Surviving are 1 son Lloyd S, 1 dau Florence Mrs Kermit Yoder, 5 bros & 4 sis' Edward E, Pearl Mrs John Alwine, Lottie� Mrs Harry Blough, Webster, Menno, Minnie� Mrs John E Blough, & Katie� Mrs William Hershberger, all Hollsopple, Pa; Emaniah S, & J Wesley, both Thomas Mills, Pa. She was baptized & received into Thomas Menn Ch on Jun 11 1893. Funeral by Roy Otto & Harry C Blough at Thomas Ch, Hollsopple, Pa. Bur Thomas Mills Menn cem.

[NI112541] Gospel Herald Norman Thomas 9 Nov 1882 Vol LXII # 28 Jul 22 1969 pg 642-644. Thomas, Edward E s/o Levi & Katie Ann (Gindlesperger) Thomas b Conemaugh Twp, Pa Nov 2 1883 d Mem'l Hosp, Johnstown, Pa May 8 1969 aged 85y 6m 6d. He m Polly Blough who d 1943. He m Lucinda Lehman Holsopple, who survives. Also surviving are 2 sons Kenneth & Harold E, 5 stepchdn Erma Mrs Elden Short, Elvin, Paul, Samuel, & Emery, 28 gchdn, 14 ggchdn, 1 sis Mrs Pearl Alwine, & 3 bros J Wesley, Webster & Menno. He was preceded by 1 gchd, 3 ggchdn, 4 sis' & 2 bros. Memb Thomas Ch, funeral with Donald Speigle officiating.

[NI112542] Gospel Herald Norman Thomas 9 Nov 1882 Vol LXII # 2 Jan 14 1969 pg 47, 48. Blough, Minnie d/o late Levi M & Katie (Gindlesperger) Thomas b Feb 17 1888 d her home Hollsopple, Pa Dec 6 1968 aged 80y 9m 19d. Surviving are husb John E Blough, 2 daus Mrs Kathryn Davidhizar & Rena Mrs Elvin Holsopple, 10 gchdn, 4 ggchdn, 1 sis Mrs Pearl Alwine, & 4 bros Edward, J Wesley, Webster, & Menno. She was memb Menn Ch for many yrs. Funeral Blough Ch Dec 9, Marvin Apple & Harry C Blough officiating.

[NI112543] Gospel Herald Norman Thomas 9 Nov 1882 Vol 67 # 37 Sep 17 1974 pg 710. Alwine, S Pearl d/o Levi M & Katie Ann (Gindlesperger) Thomas b Thomas Mills, Pa Mar 24 1890 d Aug 15 1974 aged 84y. She m John Alwine who preceded her Aug 17 1952. Surviving are 2 sons Walter L & Lowell T, 7 daus Leora M Mrs Ernest Kauffman, Edna P Mrs Leon Kauffman, Amy E Mrs Elwood Cable, Ida G Mrs Samuel Holsopple, Naomi K Mrs Alvin Holsopple, Ivie F Mrs Lawrence Short, & Reda P Mrs Richard Kauffman, 42 gchdn, 53 ggchdn, 1 gggson, & 2 bros Webster & Menno. She was preceded by 1 dau, 4 sis', 4 bros, & 2 ggchdn. She was memb Thomas Menn Ch, funeral on Aug 18 in charge of Donald Speigle & Stanley Freed. Bur in Ch cem.

[NI112544] Gospel Herald Norman Thomas 9 Nov 1882 Vol LXIII # 11 Mar 17 1970 pg 263, 264. Thomas, J Wesley s/o Levi & Katie Ann (Gindlesperger) Thomas b Thomas Mills, Pa Oct 14 1892 d Mercy Hosp, Johnstown, Pa Jan 19 1970 aged 77y 3m 5d. He m Bessie Weaver who survives. Also surviving are 2 sons R Glenn & Gerald L, 2 gchdn, 1 sis Pearl Alwine, & 2 bros Webster & Menno. Memb Thomas Ch, funeral with Don Speigle & Aldus Wingard officiating.

[NI112545] Gospel Herald Norman Thomas 9 Nov 1882 Vol LVIII # 2 Jan 12 1965 pg 46, 47. Blough, Lottie d/o Levi & Katie Ann (Gindlesperger) Thomas b Conemaugh Twp, Pa Nov 4 1894 d Mem'l Hosp, Johnstown, Pa Dec 15 1964 aged 70y 1m 11d. Her husb Harry Blough, Hollsopple, Pa survives. Also surviving are 6 chdn Erma Mrs Lemon Holsopple, Orvin, Edna Mrs Robert Eash, Dorothy Mrs Elmer Eash, Harry B & Kathrine Mrs Herman Schrock, 27 gchdn, 32 ggchdn, & 7 bros & sis' Edward, Minnie Mrs John Blough, Mrs Pearl Alwine, Wesley, Webster, Menno, & Katie Mrs William Hershberger. Twin dau, 5 gchdn, 1 sis & 2 bros preceded her. Memb Blough Ch, funeral Dec 19 in charge of Elvin Holsopple & Harry C Blough.

[NI112546] The Herald of Truth Vol XXXVI No 18 Sep 15 1899 pg 286. THOMAS. On 4 Aug 1899, Somerset Co, PA by drowning, Daniel Louther s/o Levi M & ____ Thomas aged 2y 6m 7d. Bro Thomas' chdn & neighbor's chdn were playing together & it is supposed that little Daniel tried to walk over the plank that was laid across a little stream and, falling in, was drowned. After he was missed a search was made & his body was found in water a little distance down stream. He was bur 6th. Servs by S G Shetler, S Gindlesberger & L A Blough.

[NI112547] Gospel Herald Norman Thomas 9 Nov 1882 Vol 70 # 46 Nov 22 1977 pg 900. Thomas, Webster s/o Levi & Katie Ann (Gindlesperger) Thomas b Somerset Co, Pa May 6 1899 d Lee Hosp Johnstown, Pa Oct 24 1977 aged 78y. He m Ella Blough who d Jul 26 1977. Surviving are 2 sons Paul E & Leon E, 10 gchdn, & 7 ggchdn. He was preceded by 1 son Charles, 5 sis', & 4 bros. Memb Blough Menn Ch, funeral Oct 26 in charge of Curtis Godshall, David E. Mishler, & Loren Johns. Bur Ch cem.

[NI112548] Gospel Herald Norman Thomas 9 Nov 1882 Vol LX # 47 Dec 5 1967 pg 1098. Hershberger, Katie d/o Levi M & Katie Ann (Gindlesperger) Thomas b Thomas Milk, Pa Jul 26 1904 d Mem'l Hosp, Johnstown, Pa Nov 1 1967 aged 63y 3m 5d. On Dec 24 1922 she m William C Hershberger, who survives. Also surviving are 2 daus Esther Mrs David Yoder & Elma Mae Mrs Noah Yoder, 12 gchdn, 4 bros, & 2 sis'. She was preceded by 2 bros, 2 sis', & 1 gchd. Memb Menn Ch. Funeral Blough Ch Nov 5 with Harry C Blough & Elvin Holsopple officiating.

[NI112550] Gospel Herald - Vol XXVI No 16 Jul 20 1933 pg 334, 335, 336. Speicher, Annie Edith d/o Stephen (deceased) & Amanda Thomas b Thomas Mills, Pa d Jerome her home Jul 5 1933 aged 53y 1m 19d. She m Henry Speicher who d a No of yrs ago. To this union were b 2 sons Cletus & John. Later she m her 1st husb's bro John who also preceded her to the grave. To this union following chdn were b: Thomas, Mrs Clair Warner, Mrs John Thomas, Mrs John Lohr, Wilbert, & Richard. Besides her chdn, she is survived by mother, 13 gchdn, & many relatives. Funeral Maple Springs COB, of which she was memb, by pastor M L Weaver, assisted by Charles Bloughy & S G Shetler. Bur between her 2 husbs Maple Spring Cem.

[NI112558] Johnstown Trib-Demo, Apr 1963 THOMAS - Foster V, 65, Hollsopple, R.D. 1 (Hyasota), d unexpectedly Apr 18 1963, Mem. Hosp., Johnstown. b Oct 4 1897, Jenner Twp, Somerset, s/o James & Elizabeth (Speigle) Thomas. Survived by widow, Alice Smalley, & son, Donald W., Hollsopple, R.D. 1; also 2 gchldn. bro. of Dorsey W. & Peter, both Johnstown, James G. & Harvey, both Boswell, R.D. 1; Cletus, Boswell, & Robert, Stoystown R.D. 1. Preceded by parents & bro., Roland. mem. St. James Luth. Ch., Jenner Twp; Loyal Order of Moose 48, Johnstown; Ferndale Sportsmen's Club & UMWA Local 1113, Jerome. Retired employee Hillman Coal & Coke Co., & Penn Smokeless Fuel Co. Last employed by Latrobe Construction Co. Friends received 7 pm Fri Joseph H. Hoffman Funeral Home, Boswell, where prayer serv. will be held 130 pm Sun followed by funeral serv. 2 pm at St. James Luth. Ch., Rev. Roderic N. Senft. Bur. Ch. Cem.. There will be no viewing the Ch.

[NI112583] Gospel Herald Vol LXIV # 46 Nov 23 1971 pgs 994-996. Thomas, Samuel D b Middlebury, IN Dec 29 1892 d his home, Middlebury, IN Oct 14 1971 aged 78y 9m 14d. On Jan 4 1917 he m Lizzie Yoder who preceded him Aug 1970. Surviving are 5 daus Mrs Diana Mast, Orpha Mrs Lester Troyer, Irene Mrs Henry Yoder, Edna, & Ella, 2 sons Vernon & Orval, 25 gchdn, 6 ggchdn, 1 sis Mrs Sarah Bontrager, & 1 bro Jacob Thomas. Memb Griner Menn Ch, funeral Oct 16, in charge of Albert Miller; bur Miller Cem.

[NI112611] Johnstown Trib-Demo Feb. 1967 THOMAS - Miss Jennie, 85, of 253 Maple Croft Rd, formerly of Davidsville, d Jan 31 1967, at home b Jun 13 1881 Somerset, d/o Edward & Lavina (Berkey) Thomas. Also preceded death by a bro. Austin. Survived by niece, Mrs. Marian Longenecker, with whom she resided, & nephew, Millard Thomas, Oakmont, PA. Memb. Maple Spring Ch. the Breth. Family will receive friends after 4:30 pm Thu at George E. Mason Funeral Home, Davidsville. Serv. 1:30 pm Fri Maple Spring Ch. of the Breth., Rev. Richard Speicher. Bur. Ch. Cem.. Remains will lie state at the Ch. from 12:30 pm Fri. until time of serv.

[NI112612] Johnstown Trib Date ukwn (c 1944) MRS. SUSANNA THOMAS, JEROME. Mrs. Susanna (Lehr) Thomas, 83, w/o William S. Thomas, d yesterday morn at home of her gson, Myron Thomas, Hollsopple, near Jerome. b Conemaugh Twp. Oct 24 1861 d/o John & Mary (Gardner) Lehr. Surviving son, Calvin L; 3 gchldn & 9 ggchldn. Funeral serv.s will be conducted 2:30 pm Wed Maple Springs Ch. of the Breth., of which the deceased was a lifelong memb., by Revs. J. m McGeary & H. C. Blough. Bur. Ch. Cem. under direction of Hay Funeral Home, Boswell. A short prayer serv. 2 pm at the home will precede the funeral rites.

[NI112614] GOSPEL HERALD Vol LXIV # 25 Jun 22 1971 pp 579, 580. Weaver, Willis s/o Harry & Lovina (Blough) Weaver b Johnstown, Pa Nov 13 1875 d of a stroke at Mem'l Hosp, Johnstown, Pa Apr. 26 1971 aged 95y 5m 13d. On Apr 19 1917 he m Mae Weyand, who survives. Also surviving are 1 dau Delores Mrs Clifford Chapman, 3 sons Willis, Jr, Mark, & Adolph, 7 gchdn, 1 ggchd, & 3 sis' Mrs Perry Dick, Mrs Irvin Sala, & Mrs Leah Younker. He was memb Weaver Menn Ch, servs Apr 29, in charge of Harold E Thomas; bur Richland Cem.

[NI112615] Johnstown Trib-Demo, Jun 1953 THOMAS - Calvin L., 73, Hollsopple R.D. 1 d suddenly Jun 4 1953, while on a fishing trip to Hagerstown, MD b Conemaugh Twp, Somerset, Oct 9 1879 s/o William S. & Susanna (Lehr) Thomas. Survived by 3 chldn Myron L., Hollsopple, R.D. 2; Mary, w/o John W. Yoder, Hollsopple R.D. 1, & Paul C., Rockwood R.D. 1; 13 gchldn & 5 ggchldn. Preceded by wife, Emma Jane, who d Aug 20 1952; 2 sons & a sis. Long-time mem. Maple Spring Ch. of the Breth., where he held various offices for number of yrs. Friends received afternoon Sat at late residence. serv.s 10 am Mon Maple Spring Ch. of the Breth., Rev. J. m Geary. Bur. Ch. Cem.. Joseph H. Hoffman Funeral Home, Boswell.

[NI112617] Johnstown Trib-Demo Apr 14 1953: THOMAS - Mrs. Drucilla, 84, Hollsopple, d Apr 13 1953, in home of niece, Mrs. E. S. THOMAS, Thomas Mill. W/o Samuel S. THOMAS; b Apr 9 1869, Conemaugh Twp., d/o Moses M. & Christina (MISHLER) KAUFMAN. Survived by 3 stepsons: Albert, Johnstown; Foster & Leroy, both Hollsopple; bro John M. KAUFMAN, Boswell, & sis Mrs. Clara GINDLESPERGER, Rockwood. Memb Thomas Menn Ch, serv 2:30 pm Wed, Rev. Aldus WINGARD officiating, assisted by Rev. Harry C. BLOUGH. Bur Ch Cem.. Friends received in home of Mr. & Mrs. E. S. THOMAS, Thomas Mill. Hay Funeral Home, Boswell.
Gospel Herald - Vol XLVII , # 19 - May 12, 1953 --- pg 453, 454 Thomas, --- Drusilla, d/o late Moses J. & Christina Mishler Kaufman, was b April 9, 1869, in Somerset County, Pa. d April 13, 1953, at home of her niece, Mrs E. S. Thomas, Thomas Mills, Pa.; aged 84 y. 4 d. She was married on Jan. 25, 1908, to Samuel S. Thomas, who preceded her in death in 1917. She is survived by 3 stepsons Albert, Johnstown, Pa.; Foster & Leroy, Hollsopple, Pa., one bro John M., Boswell, Pa. & one sis Mrs Clara Gindlespereger, Rockwood, Pa.. She was preceded in death by 5 sis' & 3 bros. On June 11, 1893, she united with MennCh & remained a faithful member until death. Funeral services were held at Thomas MennCh by Aldus Wingard, assisted by Harry Blough & James Saylor, with Bur adjoining Cem.

[NI112618] Boswell News 18 Jul 1951 Hollsopple. - Man Succumbs Sun. - John J. BLOUGH, 79, resid Hollsopple, passed away at his home at 10:45 am Sun, Jul 15. The retired farmer was s/o John H. & Fanny (BLOUGH) BLOUGH, b Jun 16 1872, Somerset Co. He is survived by these chdn: Mrs. Mahlon THOMAS & Alma, both at home; Herbert, Hollsopple; Mrs. Clyde GOOD, Hollsopple; Thomas, Jerome; Ernest, Johnstown; & Lester, Boswell. One bro William, Hollsopple, 18 gchdn & 6 ggchdn survive. Mr. BLOUGH was memb Blough Menn Ch, where servs held today (Wed) 2:30 pm with Rev. Harry C. Blough officiating. Bur Maple Spring Cem under direction of Hay funeral home in Boswell
John J Blough State: PA Dist: 0133 Color: W Age: 39 B Pl: PA Visit: 0240 Co: Somerset Relation: Husb ImageNum: 00310066 Other Residents:
Wife Mary 36, PA
Dau Clara E 11, PA
Dau Ada J 10, PA
Son Thomas I 07, PA
Son Earnest R NR, PA
Son Herbert S 03, PA

[NI112625] Johnstown Trib-Demo Jun 26 1999 THOMAS, Clara E., 100, Siemon Lakeview Manor, Somerset, formerly of Hollsopple, d Jun 25 1999, at the manor b Sep 27 1898, Hollsopple, d/o John & Mary (Thomas) Blough. Preceded by parents; sis., Ada Good; & bro.s, Ernest, Tom, Herb & Lester. Survived by hus. Mahlon I. Thomas, Siemon Lakeview Manor, Somerset; & sis., Alma G. Blough, Siemon Lakeview Manor, Somerset, also numerous nieces & nephews. Memb. Maple Spring Ch. of the Breth. Family will receive friends 4-8 pm George E. Mason Funeral Home Inc., Davidsville. Funeral serv. 10:30 am Mon Maple Spring Ch. of the Breth., Rev. Beverly Good. Bur. Ch. Cem.

[NI112633] Johnstown Trib-Demo, Jul 1993 STAHL Anna L., 83, Hollsopple, R.D. 1, d Jul 6 1993 Lee Hosp. b Dec 17 1909, Conemaugh Twp, d/o David I. & Alice (Thomas) Thomas. Preceded by parents; hus., Austin M., who d 1969; 5 sis.s & 3 bro.s. Survived by chldn, Delores, w/o Robert Lape, Boswell, R.D. 1; Alice, w/o James Cobaugh, Johnstown; Austin "Marlin," m Janet Horner, Davidsville; & Norma Bothwell, Hollsopple, R.D. 1; also 13 ghldn & 17 ggchldn. Sis. of Stella Yoder, Suie Mishler & Hazel Lease, all Hollsopple, R.D. 1; Clyde Thomas, Richland; & Carl Thomas, Hollsopple R.D.2. mem. Maple Spring Ch. of the Breth. Retired from Ebensburg State School with 13 yrs' serv.. Volunteer at Bridgewater Ch. of the Breth. Home for 4 yrs. Family receiving friends 7 - 9 pm Wed & 2 - 4 & 7 - 9 pm Thu George E. Mason Funeral Home Inc., Davidsville. serv. 11 am Fri Maple Spring Ch. of the Breth., where remains will lie state from 10 am to time of serv., the Revs. Beverly Good & Robert Kristoff. Bur. Maple Spring Cem.

[NI112654] Gospel Herald - Vol III # 14 Jul 7 1910 pg 223, 224. Harshberger, Bro Tobias Harsherger of Holsoppple, Pa d Jun 26 1910 aged 55y 11m 24d. He had been afflicted with dropsy for quite a while, & abt 3m ago his dau took typhoid fever & when she was improving his wife took fever, then his son. They took the son to hospital, & a few dys later the wife d. They could not let the son know of her death, & was bur. The son is still at hosp. Bro Harshberger is survived by 2 sons & 2 daus; an aged mother, 1 bro, 1 sis, & many relatives. Funeral servs Jun 28 at Blough Menn Ch by S G Shetler, S D Yoder & L A Blough; bur Cem near by.
PA 1910 Census Miracode Index
Tobias Hershberger State: PA Dist.: 0133 Color: W Age: 55 B Pl: PA Visit: 0093 Co.: Somerset Relation: Husb. ImageNum: 02090472 Other Residents:
Wife Elija 46, PA
dau. Mollie 23, PA
Son Henry 17, PA
Son Curtis 10, PA
1 non-relative

[NI112657] Gospel Herald Jun 28 1960 Vol LIII #26 pg 591, 592. Eash, Anna d/o Josiah & Rachel (Eash) Blough b Mar 5 1886, Conemaugh Twp, Somerset Co, Pa d Jun 8 1960, Mem'l Hosp, Johnstown, Pa aged 74y 3m 3d. She m Jonathan Eash who d Jun 1955. Surviving are 9 chdn: Clarence S, Philadelphia, Pa; Harry W, Lambertsville, Pa; Leroy K, Hollsopple; Mrs Thelma Thomas, Twinsburg, OH; & Olin Paul, Bedford, Pa, 49 gchdn, 28 ggchdn, 3 sis', & 1 halfbro. Funeral Blough Ch Jun 11 in charge of Harry Y Shetler & Irvin M Holsopple; bur Blough Cem.

[NI112660] Somerset Herald 10 Dec 1924 - Harry Homer Blough killed. - Harry Homer Blough, well-known miner of Jerome was killed by a fall of rock in a mine of Hillman Coal & Coke Co., Tue between 3 pm & 4 pm. He was 32 yrs of age, b Conemaugh Twp & s/o Josiah J. & Rachel Blough. Besides his wife, Mrs. Clara May Lynn Blough, he is survived by 3 chdn, Norman, Bertha, & Earl. // Gospel Herald 25 Dec 1924 - BLOUGH, Harry Homer was instantly killed in Jerome Coal mines, Jerome, PA., Dec 2 1924; aged 32 y 10 m 19 d. He is survived by widow & 3 chdn; father; mother; & many relatives & friends. Funeral serv conducted at Blough Menn Ch Dec 5, by Charles Blough & L.A. Blough. This sudden death is a loud call to be ready at all times to meet our God.

[NI112661] Gospel Herald Vol XXII # 3 Apr 18 1929 pg 63. Jones, Maymie Edna (Blough) w/o Harvey Jones b Aug 19 1893 d Windber Hosp Apr 6 1929 aged 35y 7m 17d. She m Harvey Jones they had 8 chdn, youngest of whom is less than 2y old. She was memb Menn Ch Kaufman congregation. Besides husb & chdn, she is survived by father & mother Josiah & Rachel Blough, 5 sis' & 1 bro. 1 sis & 1 bro preceded. Funeral in home by S G Shetler & in Ch S G Shetler & W C Hershberger. Bur Blauch Cem.

[NI112664] Gospel Herald - Vol XL, # 3 - Apr 15, 1947, pg 62, 63. Blough, George Henry s/o Josiah & Rachel (Eash) Blough, b Conemaugh Twp, Somerset Co, Pa Jun 4 1905 d Jan 22 1947 aged 41y 6m 18d. Surviving are parents, 6 sis' Mrs Jonathan Eash, Hollsopple, Pa; Mrs. Harry Eash, Erie, Pa; Mrs Irvin Horner, Kelso, Pa; Mrs Maggie Stayrook, also Hollsopple; Mrs Lloyd Shaffer, Stoyestown, Pa, & 1 halfbro Harvey Gindlesperger, Johnstown, Pa. 2 sis' & 3 bros preceded him. Funeral at home & at Blough Menn Ch near Hollsopple Jan 25, in charge of Harry C. Blough & John M. Geary. Bur in adjoining Cem.

[NI112668] Gospel Herald Vol 75 # 18 May 4 1982 pg 318. Spory, Dora Grace d/o Fannie (Eash) Miller b Somerset Co, Pa Dec 10 1895 d her home, Hollsopple, Pa Mar 22 1982 aged 86y. She m Charles W Spory who survives. Also surviving are 1 dau Carrie Mrs Paul J Wingard, 1 son A J. 7 gchdn, 9 ggchdn, 1 sis Mildred Faulkner, & 1 bro Harry Miller. Preceded by 1 son Walter J, 3 sis', & 3 bros. Memb Blough Menn Ch, funeral Mar 26 in charge of Stanley Freed, Sanford Shetler, Elvin Holsopple, & Loren Johns; bur Ch Cem.

[NI112669] Gospel Herald Vol 82 # 16 Apr 18 1989 pg 277, 278. Spory, Charles W s/o James & Kate (Woods) Spory b Somerset Co, Pa Jan 16 1888 d Somerset Pa Hosp Mar 27 1989 aged 101y. He m Dorothy Grace Miller who d Mar 22 1982. Surviving are 1 dau Carrie Wingard, 1 son A J, 7 gchdn, 12 ggchdn, & 2 sis' Sadie Blough & Lizzie Miller. Preceded by 1 son Walter, 3 sis', 3 bros, & 2 infant bros & sis'. He was oldest memb Blough Menn Ch, funeral Mar 30 in charge of David Mishler, Stanley Freed, & Norman Moyer; bur Ch Cem.

[NI112680] Johnstown Trib-Demo Apr 4 2001 Pg D7. THOMAS, Mahlon I., 93, formerly of Hollsopple, d Apr 2 2001, Arbutus Pk Manor; b Feb 13 1908, Conemaugh Twp., s/o William & Susan THOMAS. Preceded in death by parents; wife, former Clara BLOUGH; sis Maggie; & bros, Dave, Elmer & Harry. Memb Maple Spring COB. Retired from Nat'l Radiator Co & McIlwain Bus Line. Family receiving friends 4-9 pm Wed George E. Mason Funeral Home Inc., Davidsville, funeral serv 11 am Thu, Rev. Roger Forry & Rev. Nancy Good officiating. Bur Maple Spring Cem.

[NI112681] Gospel Harold Oct 15 1931 - Vol. XXIV, # 29 - pg 639 Blough - Maggie, w/o Uriah Blough, was b near Davidsville, Pa, Mar 25 1890; d of scarlet fever in her home, Sep 27 1931; aged 41y 6m 2d. She was mother of 2 sons & 3 daus, youngest of daus being only 1wk old when the mother d. She is also survived by her parents. Her death was a very great shock to entire community. She was a very dutiful mother & housekeeper. Since early life she was a consistent memb of Menn Ch, & her place in the house & Ch will be missed. A lg number of relatives, neighbors, & friends gathered around the house & S. G. Shetler conducted a short serv, assisted by her home pastors, L A Blough, & Harry C Blough. Bur Blough Cem.

[NI112682] Gospel Herald - Vol. XXXV, # 42 - Jan 14 1943, pgs 910-911 Blough - Uriah Blough b Jun 15 1884 d Somerset Co, Pa, Dec 3 1942; aged 58y 5m 18d. He m Maggie Thomas Mar 13 1920. To this union were b 5 chdn (Morgan R, Luray, Va; Vernon I, Boswell, Pa; Irene S, Naomi M & Nellie M, of Hollsopple, all of whom remain to mourn his sudden passing away. His 1st companion passed away Sep 27 1931. Jan 19 1935, he m Mrs. Daisy Weible who passed away Aug 12 1941. Besides his chdn he is survived by 2 half sis', 9 stepchdn, & many other relatives & friends. In early manhood he united with UBC at Foustwell, Pa. Jun 19 1927, he united with Menn Ch & was a faithful memb of Blough congregation at his death. Funeral servs were held at home & at Blough Menn Ch by Bros Harry Y. Shetler & Harry C. Blough. Bur cem adjoining ch.

[NI112683] Gospel Herald Vol 86 # 6 Feb 9 1993 pg 15. Thomas, Elmer F, 86, Kidron, OH; b Mar 9 1906, Hollsopple, Pa to William A & Susan (Stevens) Thomas d Jan 4 1993, Kidron, OH. Survivors are chdn: Coevel, Nada Geiser, Maynard, Paul, Velma Geiser, Mary Thomas; bro Mahlon; 17 gchdn, 17 ggchdn. Preceded by wife Elda (Livingston) Thomas & son Kermit. Funeral & bur Jan 8, Sonnenberg Menn Ch, by Dennis R. Kuhns & Richard Ross.

[NI112720] Johnstown Trib-Demo Sep 1958 THOMAS Samuel S., 79, Claysburg, d unexpectedly morn of Sep 5 1958, home of sis., Miss. Gertie, with whom he res. b Jul 19 1879, Reynoldsdale, s/o John & Margaret (Slick) Thomas. Preceded by wife, Luella B Kegarise of Salemville, 25 yrs ago. Survived by 2 chldn, Mrs. Grace Michaels & Charles, both Bedford, & 2 sis.s, Miss. Gertie, mentioned, & Miss Bertha, Bedford. Last employed by Swank Hardware Co., Johnstown. mem. Salemville Breth. Ch.. Friends received 7 pm Sat Carn Funeral Home, Claysburg, where serv. 2 pm Mon Rev. C. L. Cox. Bur. Berger Cem.

[NI112721] Johnstown Trib-Demo Aug 1954 THOMAS - George Wilmer, 68, of 746 Somerset St., d 1 am Aug 7 1954, at home. b Mar 15 1886, St. Clairsville, s/o John & Margaret (Slick) Thomas. Survived by bro., Samuel S., Claysburg; 2 sis.s Miss Bertha E., Bedford, & Mrs. Mary A. Smith, Chester, & a half-sis., Miss Gertrude Thomas, Claysburg. Also survived by a number of nieces & nephews. Resided with Miss Myrtle Reeder at the Somerset St. address. mem. Trinity EUB Ch.. Friends received after 7 pm Sat at the H. m Picking Sons Mortuary where serv. will be held 11 am Tue, Rev. Edward m Wilson. Bur. Headrick's Cem.

[NI112742] 1850 census Quemahoning Twp., Somerset Co., PA 12 Oct 1850, J. J. Schell
83 86 LOHR John 24 M Farmer 500 PA
Adeline 21 F PA
Jeremiah 2 M PA
Christina 10/12 F PA
1860 Census Quemahoning Twp., Somerset Co., PA 13 Jun 1860 Josiah H. Zimmerman
251 268 LOHRE Joseph 33 M Day Laborer 65 70 PA
Adaline 32 F PA
Jeremiah 11 M PA.
Christina 10 F PA.
Anna 8 F PA.
Franklin P. 7 M PA.
Elizabeth 6 F PA.
John B. 3 M PA
Mary J. 1 F PA
1880 Census Shade Twp., Somerset Co., PA O. W. Williamson 10 Jun 1880
435A 46 96 101 Lohr Joseph W M 55 Farmer PA PA PA
Lohr Adeline W F 51 Wife Keeping house PA PA PA
Lohr McClellan W M 17 Son PA PA PA
Lohr Daniel W M 16 Son PA PA PA

[NI112743] 1880 Federal Census Shade Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerator O.W.Williamson Pg 19, 18 Jun 1880
439A 38 170 176 Lohr Franklin W M 35 Laborer PA PA PA
439A 39 170 176 Lohr Margaret W F 23 Wife Keeping house PA PA PA
439A 40 170 176 Lohr Johnson W M 4 Son PA PA PA
439A 41 170 176 Lohr Emmie W F 1 Daughter PA PA PA
439A 42 170 176 Lohr Ida W F 3/12 Mar. PA PA PA
1900 census Shade Twp., Somerset Co., PA Enumerated 21 June 1900 by Willis L. Powell
138B 80 195 202 Lohr Franklin Head W M May 1852 48 M 24 PA PA PA Farmer 0 Yes Yes Yes R F 158
138B 81 195 202 Lohr Margaret Wife W F Jan 1856 44 M 24 12 11 PA PA PA No No Yes
138B 82 195 202 Lohr William Son W M Dec 1881 18 S PA PA PA Teamster 0 Yes Yes Yes
138B 83 195 202 Lohr Jeremiah Son W M June 1882 17 S PA PA PA Farm Laborer 0 2 Yes Yes Yes
138B 84 195 202 Lohr Lizzie Daughter W F May 1885 15 S PA PA PA 5 Yes Yes Yes
138B 85 195 202 Lohr Lottie Daughter W F Mar 1889 11 S PA PA PA 7 Yes Yes Yes
138B 86 195 202 Lohr Nettie Daughter W F Oct 1890 9 S PA PA PA 7
138B 87 195 202 Lohr Myrtle Daughter W F June 1891 8 S PA PA PA 6
138B 88 195 202 Lohr Lydia Daughter W F Mar 1894 6 S PA PA PA 3
138B 89 195 202 Lohr Harvy Son W M Mar 1895 5 S PA PA PA

[NI112744] LOHR- Jeremiah (Jerry Miah) d. 10 Oct 1960, Ebensburgh, PA b. 23 Jun 1883, Shade Twp, Somerset Co., PA. Preceded in death by his parents Franklin Pears & Margaret Catherine (Reese) Lohr, Bedford & 1st wife Ora Pearl (Mansfield) Lohr who d. 29 Nov 1941, 2 chldn Christina & Harry Charles, bros & sis.s, Claria (Lohr) Young, Johns P. Lohr, Emma (Lohr) Lohr, Ida Lohr, Adaline (Lohr) Keiper, Nettie (Lohr) Frazier, Lydia Lohr, Joseph Lohr. Surv. by wife Mary Johanna (Hopkins) Phillips Lohr & these chldn, Jerry Miah Lohr Jr, at home. Mary Margaret (Lohr) Weaverling, KS, Harvey Henry Lohr, Jane M. Lohr & Linda Joyce Lohr all at home. Bro. & sis.s, Harvey Henry Lohr, Ebensburgh, William Lohr, Reels Corner, Lottie (Lohr) Bentz, Stoystown, PA. Myrtle (Lohr) Mangus, Plaza, NY & Elizabeth Lohr, Johnstown, PA. Last employed by City Hwys Dept. Johnstown, PA. Friends recieved 7-9 pm. Tue Geisel Funeral Home, Bedford St. serv.s 3 pm Wed. Officiating: Rev. George Biggs. Bur. Richland Cem, Lot 5 Plot 257, Johnstown PA.
Lohr-Jerry Miah Sr., 77, Ebensburg, PA. formerly of Walnut Grove, Johnstown, PA d 10 Oct 1960. b 23 Jun 1883 Shade Twp, Somerset Co., PA s/o Franklin Pears & Margaret (Reese) Lohr. Preceded by parents, 1st wife Ora Pearl (Mansfied) Lohr, dau. Christina & son Harry Charles Lohr & bro.s Johns P. Lohr, & Joseph Lohr. Sis. Mrs.Emma Lohr, Miss Ida Lohr, Mrs. Adaline Keiper, & Miss Nettie Lohr, Survired by bro. William Lohr & Harvey Lohr. sis.s Miss.Elizabeth Lohr, Mrs Lottie Bentz, Mrs. Myrtle Manges & Miss Lydia Lohr. Also 2d wife Mary Johanna (Hopkins) Phillips Lohr & these chldn. Jerry Miah Lohr Jr., at home. Mary Margaret (Lohr) Weaverling of KS. Harvey Henry, Jane M. & Linda Joyce Lohr all at home. 1 gson Charles Lohr. Last employed by Johnstown City Highway Dept. Friends received 7 pm Tue at Geisel Funeral Home. Bedford St. funeral service 3 pm Wed Rev. George Biggs. Bur. Richland Cem., Cambria Co., Johnstown, PA

[NI112757] Gospel Herald - Vol V # 18 Aug 1 1912 pg 287,288. Thomas, Orpha Grace b Feb 22 1893 d Jul 18 1912 aged 19y 4m 26d. Funeral servs at Kauffman Menn Ch by Jas Saylor & L A Blough. bur Kauffman Cem. She was memb Menn Ch little over 5 yrs.

[NI112758] Gospel Herald Vol 87 # 29 Jul 19 1994. Eash, Ada A (Thomas), 98, Hollsopple, Pa b Dec 5 1895, Somerset Co, Pa to Henry & Mary (Kaufman) Thomas d Jun 14 1994, Meyersdale, Pa. Surviving chdn: Robert S; Kenneth; Irvin; Earl; Vernon; Betty Blough; Edwin, Jr; Daisy Flory; 25 gchdn, 31 ggchdn, 9 gggchdn. Predeceded by husb Edwin Eash & 3 infant chdn. Funeral & bur Jun 17 Blough Menn Ch by Richard Mininger & Elvin Holsopple.

[NI112759] Gospel Herald Vol 85 # 36 Sep 15 1992 pg 15 & Gospel Herald Vol 85 # 36 Sep 15 1992 pg 15. Thomas, Edgar, 93, Jerome, Pa b May 28 1899, Conemaugh Twp, Pa to Henry & Mary (Kauffman) Thomas d Aug 25 1992, Conemaugh, Pa. Survivors- sons: Alton, & Nevin; sis Ada Eash; 21 gchdn, 31 ggchdn, 5 gggchdn. Preceded by wife Bertha Ellen (Hershberger) Thomas, chdn: Twila Mae, Ruth A, Ruby A, Donald Henry, & Raymond Dwayne. Funeral & bur Aug 29, Blough Menn Ch, by Richard Mininger & Marvin Kaufman.

[NI112775] Gospel Herald Vol XLVIII # 19 May 10 1955 pg 454, 455. Kaufman, Ammon s/o Noah & Catherine (Kaufman) Kaufman, b Conemaugh Twp, Somerset Co, Pa, Sep 11 1885 d at home in Davidsville, Pa, Mar 27 1955 aged 69y 6m 16d. He was preceded in death by 1st wife Nora Thomas, & a sis Mrs Emma Hostetler. Surviving are his wife Emma Yoder, 2 bros Norman, Johnstown, Pa, & Harrison, Belleville, Pa, & a sis Mrs Elda Yoder, Hollsopple, Pa. He was memb of Kaufman Menn Ch since 1905, where he served as Sunschool teacher & ch sec for many yrs. Funeral servs held in Kaufman Ch, Mar 29, with Harry Y Shetler & Aldus Wingard in charge. Bur in Kaufman Cem.

[NI112777] Gospel Herald - Vol L # 5, Jan 29 1957, pg 119, 120. Thomas, Mary w/o John A Thomas & d/o David K & Sally (Livingston) Berkey, b Jul 21 1879, Somerset Co, Pa; passed away at her home Dec 30 1956, after prolonged chronic ailment; aged 77y 5m 9d. She is survived by husb, a dau Edna Nussbaum, a bro Josiah L, Grand Rapids, MI, & a sis Mrs Catherine Alwine, Johnstown, Pa. She was preceded in death by a dau Velma Irene & a sis. She had been m more than 50ys & was faithful memb of Menn Ch for 55ys. Funeral Servs held at Stahl Ch on Jan 2 by Samuel G Shetler, Paul Roth, Harry Y Shetler, & Harold E Thomas, bur adjoining Cem.

[NI112778] Gospel Herald - Vol 85 # 41, Oct 20 1992, pg 14, 15. Nussbaum, Edna (Thomas), 80, Kidron, OH b Jun 7 1912, Johnstown, PA to John A & Mary (Berkey) Thomas. d Sep 27 1992, Dalton, OH, of cancer. Survivors husb Melvin Nussbaum. Funeral & bur Sep 30 Kidron Menn Ch, by Bill Detweiler & Dick Wolf.

[NI112779] Johnstown Trib-Demo May 1985 KATIE THOMAS TO NOTE 95TH Katie Thomas of Johnstown will observe her 95th b-day ann. Jun 1 with a family dinner at Stahl Menn. Ch., where she is a memb. Mrs. Thomas b Jun 1 1890, Somerset, d/o Levi & Barbara Berkey. w/o Ephraim Thomas, who d 1969. mother of 4 chldn: Sarah Thomas, with whom she resides; Paul, m Ruth Sarvis, Johnstown; Mary Layton, Boswell; & Margaret Miller, Vine St. Towers. There are 4 living gchldn & 3 living ggchldn.
Gospel Herald - Vol 79 # 31, Aug 5 1986, pg 538. Thomas, Katie A d/o Levi & Barbara (Eash) Berkey b Somerset Co, PA Jun 1 1890 d Meyersdale Comm Hosp Jun 22 1986; aged 96y. She m Ephraim Thomas, who d 1969. Surviving are 3 daus Margaret Miller, Sarah, & Mary Layton, 1 son Paul, 4 gchdn, 1 sister, & 2 bros. She was memb Stahl Menn Ch, where funeral Servs were held Jun 25, in charge of Sanford Shetler & Marvin Kaufman; bur Ch Cem.

[NI112780] Gospel Herald, Vol XXIV # 50 Mar 10 1932 pg 1087. Berkey, Levi J. b Somerset Co, Pa, Jan 27 1853 d at home of his son, Conemaugh Boro, Cambria Co, Pa Feb 23 1932 aged 79y 27d. He m Barbara Eash, who passed away 1929. He had been memb Menn Ch yrs ago, but failed to continue in the serv. On Sat preceding his death he requested to be again received into fellowship of the Ch. This request was granted, & he expressed a desire to depart. He also expressed his joy in having been granted privilege to be again reconciled to God. Besides his son, he is survived by 2 daus, 15 gchdn, # of ggchdn, & other relatives & friends. Servs conducted in home of his son & at Stahl Menn Ch by S G Shetler assisted by W T McCandles. Bur Stahl Cem.

[NI112823] d. in infancy

[NI112824] d. in infancy

[NI112845] My Mother d when I was 8 mo.s old & my Aunt Evelyn (Webb) Miller raised me. & I took her last name of Miller. I have never seen any of my bro.s or sis.s. & know nothing of the Kaufman family. My Mother d Oct 11 1935, Moxham. I think my Father d when I was about 8 yrs old. Any information on my Father's family or my bro.s & sis.s would be appreciated. Thank You. Clarence Kaufman Miller

[NI112919] Obit MAPES- Dennis P., 37, 178 DuPont St., d Apr 6 1986 Mercy Hosp Nrsg Care Ctr. b Mar 17 1949, J-town, s/o Phyllis (Mapes) Jurich. Survived by mother; widow, Mary Ann (Hill) Morningstar; chldn, Melissa, Alan & Dennis Mapes; stepchldn, gary & Christopher Morningstar; nieces, Karen & Colleen Dayton; & uncle, Walter Mapes, FL. Bro. of Sandra, w/o Ronald Dayton, Mine 40. Employed as nurse's aide Mercy Hosp Nrsg Care Ctr. Attended Moxham Luth. Ch. Vet of US Marine Corps. Friends received 2-4 & 7-9 pm Mon Picking-Treece-Bennett Mortuary Inc., where serv. at 2:30 pm Tue, by Rev. George E. Buechner. Bur. Forrest Lawn Cem.. memory of Dennis Mapes, those who wish may make contributions to Amer. Cancer Society.

[NI112975] Henry of Germany, immigrated to Amer with his parents at a very young age, & settled 1st PA from when he removed to Greenbriar Co., VA. Later he moved to a place called Twistville what is now Braxton Co., WV. It was called Nicholas Co., at that time. He is listed as a tax payer Shenandoah Co., VA 1783. He bought land greenbrier Co. 1796. Blacksmith & farmer.

[NI112998] Name on Headstone with husb.s, Rummel Lutheran Cem, Paint Twp., Somerset Co., PA

[NI113020] Will of Nancy Ann (Lape) Dunmeyer (Nancy had a will dated Jul 5 1905 which was invalidated by the following handwritten will shortly before her death. This will is hand written by someone other than Nancy Dunmeyer whose mark appears at the end). In the name of god amen. Nancy Ann Donmeyer of Somerset Co. State of PA being sick & week in body but sound of mind & memory & understanding praised be god for it. I do make & publish this my last will & testament hereby revoking & making void all former wills by me at any time heretofore maid. It is my desire that all my debts & funeral expenses shall be pd The house & lot where we now live shall not be sold till I & my husb David Donmeyer are both dead -- then my executor shall sell all my real & personal property & shall divide it as foloes Susan Ann is to have $500 & then share equal with the rest of the heirs. Susan Ann is also to have a set of furniture & carpet for 3 rooms & a cow -- the china & dishes shall be divided between my 3 daugs. 4. Jonathan - Frank - Herman - William & Eliza each have $125. 5. Henry - Harry - Sarah - & Clara shall be made equal with the above named & the balance shall be equal divided amongst my heirs. Sined sealed published & dilivered by the said testator Nancy Ann Donmeyer as & for her last will & testament in the presence of us who in her presence & at her request have subscribed our names as witness thereto. I Nancy Ann Donmeyer hear by name Harry Yardy as my executor. I Nancy Ann Donmeyer hear set my hand & seal this 12 Dec 1906. Witness her Nancy A (x) Donmeyer Sct Dietz mark J P. Weimer

[NI113022] Johnstown Tri, Johnstown, Cambria Co., PA May 3 1919 Mrs. Julia DONALDSON RIBBLETT, w/o Frederick RIBBLETT, d of general debility at home of her son-in-law & dau., Mr. & Mrs. David E. PHILLIPS, Tanneryville, West Taylor Twp, bet. 12 & 1 pm yesterday, 86 yrs. The funeral party will leave PHILLIPS res. 1:30 pm tomorrow for Olive Branch U.E. Ch., Tanneryville, of which Mrs. RIBBLETT was a memb. Serv. will be 3 pm, pastor, Rev. Harvey B. Seese, Bur. Benshoff Hill Cem.Julia DONALDSON b Bedford Co. 1832 d/o Henry & Mary RICHEY DONALDSON. m this Co. 1854, & went to housekeeping West Taylor Twp. Frederick RIBBLETT a vet Civil War & d here some 30 yrs ago. survived by 4 chldn, 27 gchldn, 51 ggchldn, & 2 gggchldn. chldn are; Nancy Jane, w/o Johnson MCLAUGHLIN, Dale; Mary Elizabeth, w/o David F. PHILLIPS, West taylor Twp; John W. RIBBLETT, West Taylor Twp, & Harry F. RIBBLETT, Jackson Twp. 4 chldn are deceased, as follows; Susan, w/o Samuel MCDOWELL; William RIBBLETT, & 2 dying infancy.

[NI113023] LOHR- Mary Johanna (Hopkins), 55, of 307 Gray Av. entered into rest 19 Jun 1964 Mem. Hosp. Johnstown, PA b 23 May 1909 d/o Daniel James & Mary Ann (Williams) Hopkins. Preceded by parents, 1st hus. David Phillips 2nd hus. Jerry Miah Lohr Sr. & son Thomas, Survived chldn. Step-dau., Mrs. Margaret Getty, Aultman, PA, Joseph Phillips, Detroit, Mrs. Sarah Ling, Vintondale, PA, Walter Phillips, Detroit. Mrs Ruth Rohrabaugh, Vintondale, PA. Daniel J. Phillips, Ft.Jackson, SC, Jerry Miah Lohr Jr., Homestead A.F.B. FL. Mrs. Mary Weaverling, 137 Cook St. Johnstown, PA, Harvey H. Lohr, Fort Jackson, SC, Jane M. & Linda at home. Sis. of Mrs. Margaret Clayton, Aultman, PA. David Hopkins, Detroit, Mrs. May Patterson, Ernest, PA. & Theodore Hopkins, Cleveland, OH. Family will receive friends Fred G. Geisel Funeral Home, Bedford St. services held Mon 2 pm Officiating Capt. C.H. St.Clair. Bur. Richland Cem. Canbria Co., Johnstwn, PA. Lot (A).

[NI113024] Johnstown PA, Trib-Demo Fri Aug 19 1977 BOWSER - Mrs. Elvie S., 66, 879 Cooper Ave., d Jul 20 1977; flood victim. b Sep 18 1910, Johnstown, d/o Elmer & Catherine (RUMMEL) RAGER. Preceded by hus. Emanuel, & bro. Melvin. Survived by chldn: Clifford, m Mary Lou DOELL; Wayne, m Harriet UPDYKE; Edward, m Betty KOPCO; & Dora, w/o Al KIEPERT, all Johnstown; 10 gchldn & 4 ggchldn. Sis. of Elsie ZONIN, Lucy ZONIN, Gladys REYNOLDS, Blair RAGER, Robert RAGER, Wilda SPAUGY, & Russell RAGER. Memb. Bowserdale U.M. Ch. its Ladies Aid. Friends may call 2 - 4 pm & 7 - 9 pm Fri Edward Moscal Funeral Home, services 3 pm Sat Rev. James M. McGinnis. Bur., Benshoff Hill Cem.
The following item appeared in the same paper: VICTIM IDENTIFIED: A postive identification has been made of another flood victim. Deputy Coroner John Barron said a body that was found on July 24 has been identified as that of Elvie Bowser, 68, 879 Cooper Ave. X-RAYS COMPARED The identification was made by Dr. Synden Goldblatt & Dr. Lawrence F. Casale, who compared X-rays of the woman's foot with X-rays made earlier when she had broken her foot. With the identification of the woman there remains only 1 other body still unidentified. The deputy Coroner described the body as that of a male, 38 - 50 yrs of age, approximately 6 ft tall & weighing 180 lb. He had receeding reddish-brown hair & his teeth were worn away nearly to the gum line.

[NI113025] Johnstown Trib 29 Jun 1895 Mrs. Elizabeth Horner, relict of the late Jacob Horner, d at home of her son-Mr. John J. Horner-near Stanton's Mill, yesterday afternoon, aged 73y, 1m, 20 d. d/o Mr. & Mrs. Solomon S. Horner, & b Hagerstown, MD. When a child she removed with her parents to Smithfield, WV, & later to Stanton's Mill, where she has since resided. The deceased had been a widow for over 25 yrs. She was the mother of 11 chldn, 6 of whom are living, namely: David, Jenners; Jacob H., Stoyestown; John J., Stanton's Mill; Hattie, w/o Samuel T. Berkey; Lydia, w/o Frank N. Kantner, Somerset; & Susan, w/o Dr. J.H. Gardner, Stoyestown. 18 gchldn & 2 ggchldn. Mrs. Horner had been a consistent memb. German Bapt. Ch. for more than 30 yrs. The funeral will take place from her late home 10 am tomorrow Bur. Jennerstown Cem. Serv.s by Rev. Valentine Blough, German Bapt. Ch., assisted by Rev. G.W. Christ, Jennerstown Luth. Ch.

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