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Herbert Rinard von Dorster, Sr
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Birth: May 9, 1879
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 26, 1950
Sunbury
Northumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA

Husband of Florence (Beishline) von Dorster
Son of Karl Maria Dorster & Mary Elizabeth (Rinard) von Dorster

Herbert's maternal grandfather, Simon D Rinard sent him to college in Bloomsburg, Bucknell and Yale Law School. He served in the Spanish American War in the 12th Regiment, Company A.

He founded the first Boy Scout troop in Catawissa, PA. He was the Editor of the Catawissa News Item, starting December 1921. When he moved to Sunbury in 1928 he worked for the Sunbury Daily Item. He then got a job with the state, as a probation officer.

Co A, PA Inf. Vol
Civil War 
 
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 Parents:
  Mary Elizabeth Rinard von Dorster (1851 - 1925)
 
 Spouse:
  Florence Faus Beishline von Dorster (1884 - 1951)*
 
 Children:
  Herbert Rinard von Dorster (1911 - 1978)*
  Mary Elizabeth von Dorster (1918 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Catawissa
Columbia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: E6
 
Created by: Wendy McIntosh
Record added: Dec 09, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101944434
Herbert Rinard von Dorster, Sr
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Herbert Rinard von Dorster, Sr
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