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Silas A Aberts
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Birth: May 13, 1873
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 1939
West Chester
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA

Daily Local News, West Chester, Chester County, Pa
December 7, 1939

At the Homeopathic Hospital at one o'clock this morning, Silas Aberts, passed away at the age of 67 years. He had been in failing health for several months.

For a number of years he had been a farmer, but previous to his last illness had been employed at the Jacob plant, here. He resided on the Strasburg Road, near Marshallton.

His wife and five children survive, Elmer, of West Chester; Edna, who is married and lives near town; Mary, of Maryland; Paul and James, of West Chester.

Ibid:
ABERTS- In West Chester, on Dec. 7th, Silas Aberts, in the 68th year of his age.

Relatives and friends of the family and Thoughkenamon Council, No. 996, Jr. O.U.A.M are invited to attend the funeral without further notice from the Eastburn Funeral Home, Avondale, on Sunday, Dec. 10, at 2 o'clock. Interment at Cochranville. Friends may cal lat the parlors on Saturday evening, 7 to 9 o'clock.

(Note: O.U.A.M, Order of United American Mechanics. A labor society and burial insurance company. google either name to read up on the organization. Early predecessor of unions and keeping Americans working instead of foreigners.)

Information obtained from Dan Lindley 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Moyer Aberts (1877 - 1962)*
 
 Children:
  Elmer L. Aberts (1904 - 1971)*
  Edna Ruth Aberts Crumrine (1910 - 1980)*
  James L. Aberts (1912 - 1982)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Father
 
Burial:
Cochranville Methodist Cemetery
Cochranville
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Ray Larsen
Originally Created by: Gina Reardon-Gaddis
Record added: Sep 30, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21848441
Silas A Aberts
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