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Surnames: DONLEY JENKINS
Submitter: Jim Donley (jim.donley@fema.gov)
Date: 31 Oct 2001

Looking for information of family members. This is what I know: Eugene Lloyd Donley brn July 4, 1856 in Harrisburg PA. Death Certificate state father as Jacob Donley Thanks

Surnames: SIMPSON
Submitter: J. Marian Seiders (mimijms@hotmail.com)
Date: 28 Oct 2001

Looking for SIMPSON families in DAUPHIN CO. during the 1700's and 1800's. I have a SAMUEL SIMPSON born 1809,and would like to find his parents and siblings. Any info appreciated. Thank You, J. Marian (Simpson) Seiders e-mail

Surnames: HUTMAN LLOYD
Submitter: Janice Smith (janicesmith@cox.rr.com)
Date: 25 Oct 2001

I am looking for George A. Hutman who married Ella Mary Lloyd circa 1882. They lived in Harrisburg, Dauphine Co. Would love to make contact with someone researching this line. Janice

Surnames: VANAMAN/VANNAMAN
Submitter: Gloria Kowalsky (jgkowalsky@marathonkey.com)
Date: 22 Oct 2001

How can I access information from Harrisburg city directories? I am interested in the years between 1900 and 1907. My grandfather appears on the 1900 Pa. census as living in Hbg. He died in 1907 but I can't find his death record and am hoping these directories will help me ascertain if he was living in Hbg. during those years. His name was Luke Thomas Vanaman and his surname sometimes appears as Vannaman.

Surnames: SNYDER TOMB
Submitter: Sharon (WSFound@aol.com)
Date: 18 Oct 2001

Jane Christine Snyder b. 1756 in Dauphine Co., Pa. and married Jacob Tomb 178l in Pa.

Surnames: SALTSMAN NUNEMACHER SAYFORD
Submitter: Steven Saltsman (ssalts30@aol.com)
Date: 16 Oct 2001

I am looking for information on the Saltsman of Harrisburg. Mainly my Gr. Gr. Grandfather George Saltsman. We have no birth information but know he died in 1917 (or 1918) under mysterious circumstance. George was Associated with Mechanics Trust Co. His father was (James?) Denton Saltsman (w. Martha) a candy maker for Bacon Co. They were from Newville, Pa but lived in Harrisburg.

Surnames: BIDWELL SPEAS
Submitter: martha minder (mom minder@aol.com)
Date: 14 Oct 2001

I'm looking for the marriage of Kathryn Spease to a Bryon Bidwell-- Kathryn died in 1975 and her death records listed her husband as Bryon Bidwell--need his birth parents and his death data thanks

Surnames: HOFFMAN WILLIARD
Submitter: Rose D. (RDKatie@aol.com)
Date: 13 Oct 2001

Does anyone have any information about an Andreas Hoffman that married Margaret? They had a daughter Catharina B- 12/7/1778, D-3/5/1847 and is buried at Hoffman's Church in Berrysburg. Catharina married John Peter Williard. I would appreciate any information that a lister may have.

Submitter: Alan Tabachnick (atabach@admarble.com)
Date: 11 Oct 2001

Any information on the Highspire Cemetery, on Eisenhower Boulevard, Lower Swatara Township.??

Surnames: MCCLURE CRANE HALL
Submitter: Bob Sims (moinwa@yahoo.com)
Date: 11 Oct 2001

Searching for parents of Margaret McClure. Family tradition states "born 1766 Harrisburg, PA to James Crane. First child, Sarah or Serah, brn PA". Sarah (Serah) md Joshua Hall 6 June 1811 in Hocking Co., OH.

Surnames: HULING
Submitter: William Huling (wwh1@cornell.edu)
Date: 09 Oct 2001

I am trying to find information about my great great grandfather John Huling from Dauphin County in the mid 1800s. Any record of him or his parents? He was the father of my great grandfather William H. Huling who was born in 1858 and died in 1943 (Williamsport area). John was not with William or Sara as early as 1860. William's mother was Sara Bailey. We know she later married a Samuel Bailey in 1878.

Surnames: WRIGHT
Submitter: jane doe (jane@doe.com)
Date: 09 Oct 2001

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Surnames: BIGELOW
Submitter: Bobbi Moist (B Moist 37 @ hotmail.com)
Date: 05 Oct 2001

Dr. John Bigelow was to have died in Dauphin Co. in around 1860.His wife was named Kate.I have all the family except John.All that I have is that John and Kate both died young His father Eliphas lived and married a Elizabeth Stucky also from Dauphin Co. before moving to Mifflin Co. Any help out there? Bobbi Moist

Surnames: LAPKE KUNZA HENTZ CYCKOWSKI
Submitter: Joseph R. Cyckowski (jrcyckowski@msn.com)
Date: 04 Oct 2001

I am trying to get information on my grandparents Joseph and Anna Marie Cyckowski who came from West Prussia(Germany) in 1879, and settled in what my father refered to as the German section of Lykens,Dauphin Co., PA. They lived on Main St Lykens.The raised twelve children.The boys worked in the local coal mines,two of the girls went to Philadelphia to become nurses.The family attended The Roman Catholic Church on Main St Lykens.My grandparents are buried in the old German section of the Church's cemetary.The family had relatives who lived in the area and belonged to the St Boniface Assoc. Some of the relatives surnames are as follows: Lapke, Hentz, Kunza. I would be pleased to hear from any one who might be able to direct me local sources of information.

Surnames: COSGROVE DEVINE
Submitter: dan daniels (xraydan@epix .net)
Date: 02 Oct 2001

Any Info on my grandfather Harry John Cosgrove Devine-- Wiconisco Pa b. 1896 d.1937 May have been from Tremont area origionally.Sister named Mary Ellen Cosgrove(Philadelphia area - deceased) and a siter named Rose Ganley nee Cosgrove. Mothers maiden name --Mae Carrington from Newtown. Looking for a link between Cosgrove/Devine.His mother and fathers names were Rosa and Bernardo Devine(1860's-1920)

Surnames: RUTH EVANS RHEESE EVANS ESTHER EVANS IDA EVANS EVAN EVANS BEULAH EVANS
Submitter: dan daniels (xraydan@epix.net)
Date: 02 Oct 2001

Looking for any info on my great grandparentsand thier childrenas follows: G Grandfather= Rheese Evans(b.2/1/1855 d.3/7/06) G Grandmother Ida L Evans: Nee- Hawk (b,1865 d.1949). Beulah Evans Daughter B. 10/14/1886 d.7/25/05 and Evan Evans b.1-19-1890 d 6-30-1910 All resided in Wiconisco Pa and are buried in same cemetary. Any additional Info would be greatly appreciatPS They also had children named Ruth and Ester.

Surnames: VAUGHAN
Submitter: Nan Ramsey (nan_ramsey@yahoo.com)
Date: 01 Oct 2001

I am interested in locating the death of a Mary C. Vaughan widow of Thomas Vaughan. In 1890 Mary lived at 207 S Front Street, Steelton, PA. In 1900 she was 60 years old and living at 348 Second Street, Steelton, PA. She probably died within the next 15 years in this area. Where would I look to find a death index for this time period so that I may obtain her death certificate? I just found this site and I'm not sure how it works or what information you can provide. Thank you for any assistance you may be able to provide. Nan Ramsey

Surnames: HARRIS
Submitter: Bill Stilley (dkfytr@bellsouth.net)
Date: 20 Sep 2001

Looking for info on siblings and children of John Harris, founder of Harrisburg.

Submitter: Connie Armstrong (garmstrong@mediaone.net)
Date: 15 Sep 2001

It is my understanding that Birth and Death Certificates are available at Pennsylvania Vital Records in New Castle for those records between 1906 and now. Any older documents are available at the Courthouse in Harrisburg. Is this correct? Or is there a place in Harrisburg to obtain all these documents (while I wait)pertaining to events in Dauphin County. Thank you! Connie Armstrong

Surnames: ULRICH BIERBOWER KANTNER
Submitter: Melinda Brassill (mindyb@snip.net)
Date: 10 Sep 2001

Quite a few of my family members are buried in "Middletown Cemetery". I am planning on visiting this cemetery, and thought that was the name of it. I have been looking on the web, and at different sites for cemeteries in that area, and haven't found ANY named just Middletown Cemetery. HELP!

Surnames: SIMPSON
Submitter: J. Marian Seiders (mimijms@hotmail.com)
Date: 09 Sep 2001

Looking for any Simpson families in Dauphin Co.,Pa.during the 1700's and 1800's. Thank you , J. Marian (Simpson) Seiders

Surnames: SHUEY WINTER
Submitter: ina strelow (kenearts@cs.com)
Date: 08 Sep 2001

I am interested in finding a record of the burials at Klopps cemetary near Hamlin, Pa. Also looking for a marriage record of John Henry Shuey and one Catherine Winter. Any information will be greatly appreciated. Thank you so much

Surnames: MADER MCFARLAND
Submitter: Helen Maiman (maiman@mediaone.net)
Date: 08 Sep 2001

I am looking for information on Salem Reform Church in Harrisburg. My ancestors David Mader and Sarah McFarland were married there in 1817. Are the baptism or marriage records online for this church or is there some way to access these records.

Surnames: ALLEMAN HEPPICK
Submitter: Becky Beegle (Jiggles65@charter.net)
Date: 07 Sep 2001

Hi Im looking for anyone that can do a look up in the St Peters Church in Middletown for the surnames Alleman and Heppick thank you for any help ,Becky

Surnames: GAMBLE PATTON
Submitter: Richard Gamble (Gthebird@aol.com)
Date: 07 Sep 2001

Looking for descendents of Samuel Gamble family of Paxtang Also Elizabeth Patton of Paxtang Samuels 2nd wife

Surnames: ALLEMAN
Submitter: Roger Busch (rlbusch@optonline.net)
Date: 06 Sep 2001

Would someone please help me find the location of the "Old Lutheran Church Cemetery" in Middletown. I want to visit the gravestone of John Christian Alleman d 1790 and see who surrounds him. Many thanks

Surnames: KRONE HANDSCHU OVERCASH
Submitter: Manetta Dove (mdove@paonline.com)
Date: 05 Sep 2001

I posted a message about Jacob Krone. I entered the wrong information. Jacob Krone was married to Lovina Handschu. Lovina's parents were David Handschu and Caatherine Overcash

Surnames: KRONE OVERCASH
Submitter: Manetta Dove (mdove@paonline.com)
Date: 05 Sep 2001

I am searching for the parents of Jacob Krone married to Catherine Overcash. Jacob and Catherine are buried in the Union Deposit cemetery located on Rt 39 near Pumpkin World

Surnames: HALTERMAN
Submitter: Mel Halterman (halterm25@hotmail.com)
Date: 05 Sep 2001

Looking for info regarding Richard Halterman, born October 11, 1910 in Virginia or West Virginia and died July 1972 in Highspire, Dauphin Co., PA. Any info will be greatly appreciated. Thanx, Mel Halterman

Surnames: BURNS HOOK
Submitter: Bob Schmelzlen (ras@fairfieldi.com)
Date: 04 Sep 2001

Jacob Burns, died on Duncans Ialand in 1809, leaving the following children, Peter, Mary, Margaret and Jacob Jr. Jacob Jr., married Mary Hook, after the death of father Jacob, family moved to Union Co., Pa. and then to Mifflin Co., Pa.

Surnames: RICHARD ALLEN PAYNE SARAH JANE ROLLER PAYNE CATHERINE PAYNE WILLIAM PAYNE
Submitter: Carmen Brace (c_brace@msn.com)
Date: 01 Sep 2001

I am looking for contact information to the Lincoln Cemetery affiliated with the AME church. Who can I contact for information regarding interment records for several ancestors?

 

 

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