Lehigh Register, APRIL 19, 1849

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LEHIGH REGISTER,  Allentown, Lehigh County, Pa

APRIL 19, 1849

Died in Warren, Ohio, after a short illness, John Platzgroff, aged 62 years.
Died on the 7th of April, in North Whitehall, Henry Wilson, son of Jacob and Polly Roth, aged 8 months.
Died on the 8th inst., in the Lehigh county Poor House, of croup, Leonard Platzburg, aged 42 years.
Died on the 7th inst., in Mauch Chunk, Eugene Irwin, son of George Esser, aged 4 years.
Died in the city of Philadelphia, on Wednesday the 4th inst., in the 28th year of her age, after a painful and lingering illness.  Mrs. Elizabeth Shepherd Heston, consort of Rev. Newton Heston, formerly pastor of the M. E. Church of this place.
Died on the 8th inst., in Salsburg, Maria, consort of John Bortz, aged about 31 years.
Died on the 8th inst., in this borough, Anna, consort of Joseph Gross, aged 30 years.

Married on the 8th of April, by the Rev. Mr. Dubs, Mr. Jonas Bloss, of Washington to Miss Lucy Ann Peter, of North Whitehall.
Married on the 10th inst., by the same, Mr. Even Eckert, to Miss Eliza Nagel, both of Allentown.
Married on the 15tg inst., by the same, Mr. Daniel Levan, to Miss Judith Baer, both of Allentown.
Married on the 25th of March, by the Rev. E. A. Bauer, Mr. Amos Gerber, of West Penn, Carbon county, to Miss Mary Steigerwald, of East Penn, Carbon county.
Married on the same day, by the same, Mr. Daniel Kistler, to Miss Catharine Whetstone, both of West Penn, Carbon county.
Married on the 5th of April, by the same, Mr. Nathan Klotz, of Lehighton, to Miss Casander Hill, of Weissport, Carbon county.
Married on the 8th inst., by the Rev. Mr. Yeagr, Mr. Solomon Loras, to Miss Maria Nagel, both of East Allentown.
Married on the 5th of April, by the Rev. Mr. Buchs, Mr. W. J. Beitelman, of Lower Macungy, to Miss Maria Butz, of South Whitehall.


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