Jefferson County, PA
Posted Queries for March 1998 

BISH, KNISELY, LINGENFELTER posted by Sherry Jesberger on Tuesday, March 3, 1998

Seek ancestors of John Samuel and Susanna (Lingenfelter) Knisely. The lived in 1860 in Perry Twp., Jefferson Co., PA. They were the parents of 11 daughters: One of them, Minerva Elizabeth Knisely, married Michael Bish (My great great grandparents.) Looking for relatives of the other 10 Knisely girls.


KIDD posted by Vicki Kidd on Saturday, March 7, 1998

Looking for any information on Harry Warden Kidd. Died in DuBois around 1965. Came to DuBois from Youngstown Ohio about 1930.


MARCH, MARSH posted by Barry Sherry on Tuesday, March 10, 1998

Looking for any information regarding family of Frederick MARSH (b. ca 1811). Appears in 1850 Census, Porter Twp., with wife Rebecca (40), Juliann (?) (20), Catharine (14), Noah (11), Nancy (9), George (7), Daniel (5), and Priscilla (2). Believe he is Frederick MARCH, mentioned as a pioneer in the building of St. James Lutheran Church, Ringgold Twp., along with Isaac BROSIUS, Abraham SCHAFFER, Henry SCHERI (SHERRY), Daniel SCHERI (SHERRY) and others. Believe that dau. Catharine is the Catharine MARSH who married my 2g-gf, Daniel L. SHERRY. Any info appreciated..


RHOADES, SHARP posted by Ellen Sharp on Thursday, March 12, 1998

looking for info on George Oscar Sharp and Clara Catherine(Rhoades) Sharp of Reynoldsville in 1881.


CHAMBERLIN posted by Rick VanTassel on Saturday, March 14, 1998

Looking for any and all info on Chamberlin family of Jefferson County Pa. Thanks.


AYERS, FAULKNER, GARLOCK, KROH, MATHERS, MOON, MOREY, OSBORN, PLYLER posted by Kimberly Ayers on Monday, March 16, 1998

Looking for any info on the surnames listed all of them lived in or were born in Jefferson Co at one time.ROSS PLYLER m:RUTH GARLOCK her parents were HARRY GARLOCK and NELLIE KROH ,they had 12 children,MARTHA PLYLER my mother m: DONALD MOREY son of ARTHUR MOREY and ELSIE FAULKNER ,and ARTHURS father was called CAD MOREY thats all i know of them ,does any of this sound like a link to you.


RICKARD posted by Vernon Cook on Tuesday, March 17, 1998

Seeking Information on Richard RICKARD 1781--? and son, Peter, Jr (1799-1866), and Margaret (Moore) Rickard (1800-1868), who left Westmoreland County in 1841 and settled in Jefferson County, Pa, near Richardsville-Brookville area..


MCMINN, MUIR posted by Jim Eagen on Saturday, March 21, 1998

Looking for info on the McMinn's of Snyder Twp., Jeffeson Co. PA. Also for John 'Jack' Muir.


BARROT posted by Christine Barnett on Friday, March 27, 1998

My grandfather was Camille Alphonse BARROT. According to his french death certificate he was born in Teidelburg Pensylvanie, in North America on 7 December 1894. His parents were: Francois Barrot and Marie Rosalie Anne Thomas.


QUINTER posted by Beverly Hardesty on Saturday, March 28, 1998

Jefferson Co., PA. Looking for birth and death dates and locations for James C. QUNITER and his wife Margaret JORDAN and any of their children. A James C. QUINTER is listed as a Sergeant in the 105th Reg. PA Volunteers, Company I, Civil War Soldiers from Jefferson Co., PA. Their daughter Mary Elizabeth QUINTER, my Great-Grandmother, was born on 1/27/1884 in Wilkinsburg, Allegheny Co., PA. She married Forrest DeWitt KEELER on 3/9/1904 in Wellsburg, WV. She died 10/25/1938 in Allegheny Co., PA. Any information would be greatly appreciated..


BOWERS, SCHINDELDECKER posted by Polly Robin Smith on Monday, March 30, 1998

I am researching the family of Christian Philip BOWERS, Sr. and his wife, Mary Elizabeth SCHINDELDECKER. He married her in 1767 in Frederick Co. I know his sons migrated to VA then to Jefferson Co. PA. Does any of this sound familiar? Am willing to share info. I have on this family.


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