|Death: ||Nov. 4, 1891|
!BIRTH, DEATH, BURIAL:
Source: "Democratic Watchman"; November 13, 1891
Mr. David Housel, an old gentleman, aged 78 years, died on Wednesday, Nov. 4, of dropsy. He leaves a wife and two children to mourn his death. His remains were taken to the Forest Hill Cemetery in Union County, for interment.
NOTE: A separate obituary has also been found in the "Keystone Gazette" of 13 NOV 1891 which indicates his burial at 'Paris Hill Cemetery in Union County'. Findagrave has no reference to a Paris Hill Cemetery in Union County, nor has any other historical reference to an actual cemetery by this name in Union county been found.
1870 Census of West Buffalo, Union Co., PA; Page 633; 4 Aug 1870; PO = Forrest Hill
HOUSEL, David; 50; Farm Laborer ; $400 - $100; PA
" , Mary ; 54; Keeping House; ; PA
Mary's children seem to be:
- Juliet HOUSEL b. 1841, who married James KITTLE. She remarried to a MEASE
- Elisabeth Jane HOUSEL b. 1848, who married Peter STRUBLE.
- John W. HOUSEL b. 29 JAN 1850
- Mary E. HOUSEL b. 22 JAN 1853
NOTE: Both John and Mary died prior to 1859, hence their father's obituary only lists two children.
Jacob Housel (1795 - 1859)
Mary Housel (1816 - 1871)*
Julliette Housel Knittle (1840 - 1910)*
John W Housel (1850 - 1858)*
Mary E. Housel (1853 - 1858)*
Benj Housel (____ - 1902)*
David Housel (1819 - 1891)
George Housel (1827 - 1902)*
Margaret Housel Baney (1831 - 1909)*
Mary Housel Riden (1837 - 1894)*
Forest Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery
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Record added: Apr 16, 2013
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