|Peter Champeno Wilt|
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|Birth: ||Jun. 24, 1812|
|Death: ||Dec. 21, 1890|
Peter Champeno Wilt was born on 24 JUN 1812 in Blair Co., PA. He died 21 DEC 1890 in Blair Twp., Blair Co., PA and was buried in the Carson Valley Cemetery. The burial location has not been verified.
His father was John Yingling Wilt b: Freedom Twp., Blair 1789, died 1853 Juniata Twp. Blair, PA.and his mother was Susannah Champenour b: 1793 in PA. Died 1870 Juniata Twp. Blair, PA
Peter was married to Elizabeth Helsel, b: 12 MAR 1821 in PA
died 26 JAN 1891 Blair Twp.
D/O Peter Henry Helsel and Mary Stiffler
"Cemeteries of Freedom Twp."
Peter C. Wilt married the first child of Peter and Mary Helsel, Elizabeth, they resided in Blair Twp., Blair County.
They bore 11 children:
1. John Helsel,
2. *Henry Helsel b. .,
3. *Susannah b. 1843(married to William R. Davis),
4. David Helsel b. July 2, 1845 d. April 10, 1928.Indiana, PA, married Mary Marilla Reed. b. 1851 d. 1927.
5. William Helsel, b. 1848.,
6. George Helsel Wilt b. 1850.,
7. Mary Ellen b. 1856(who died young and unmarried),
8. *Calvin Helsel b. Oct 1, 1855 .,
9. Samuel Helsel Wilt born 1860.,
10. Martin Helsel Wilt b. May 11, 1861 , and
11. *Catherine Jane b. 1863(married to Joseph D. Miller)
In the 1850 U.S. Census Peter C. Wilt was listed as a laborer. It is possible that he worked at one of the local iron furnaces or forges.
Peter died on 21 Dec 1890.
Elizabeth survived him by only one month; she died on 21 Jan 1891.
Elizabeth Helsel Wilt (1821 - 1891)
Henry Helsel Wilt (1840 - 1918)*
Susanna Wilt Lingafelter (1843 - 1911)*
Calvin Helsel Wilt (1855 - 1928)*
Catherine Jane Wilt Miller (1864 - 1933)*
Carson Valley Cemetery
Maintained by: Sky
Originally Created by: jbowers
Record added: Jul 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28558883