Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Armbrusters in:
 • Saint Joseph's Catholic Cemetery
 • Jim Thorpe
 • Carbon County
 • Pennsylvania
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Valentine Armbruster, Sr
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Jul. 6, 1826
Breisgau-Hochschwarzwalder Landkreis
Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Death: Jan. 26, 1901
Jim Thorpe
Carbon County
Pennsylvania, USA

Valentine served as a private in the 75th Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, Company I (Civil War).

Valentine Armbruster, of East Mauch Chunk, died at 7:30 o'clock Saturday morning of pneumonia after an illness of about one week. Mr. Armbruster was born July 6, 1826 in Baden Germany, and was over 74 years old. He came to the United States in 1846 and located in Mauch Chunk. He was a canal boatman on the Lehigh canal until the commencement of the war. He enlisted in Company A, 54th Pennsylvania Volunteers. In 1864 he re-enlisted in Company I, Seventy-fifth Pennsylvania Volunteers, serving until the close of the war. His army record is very good. After the war he found employment in the Packerton shop and continued there in the capacity of a carpenter ever since. He is survived by his aged widow and these children; Bartlett Armbruster, of Philadelphia; Mrs. Joseph Moyer, Charles Armbruster, Mrs. H. L. Reihman, Mrs. Charles Collins, of East Mauch Chunk; sister Martha, of St. Vincent's Orphans Home, St. Louis, Mo., and Fred Armbruster, Packerton. The funeral will be held to-day at 10 o'clock. Requiem high mass will be celebrated in St. Joseph's Catholic Church. Interment in the German Catholic Cemetery.
Saint Joseph's Catholic Cemetery
Jim Thorpe
Carbon County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Joe Nihen
Record added: May 25, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27074746
Valentine Armbruster, Sr
Added by: Lori DeWire
Valentine Armbruster, Sr
Added by: Lori DeWire
Valentine Armbruster, Sr
Added by: Joe Nihen
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- yellowrose
 Added: Sep. 19, 2008
Rest in Peace, Soldier.
- Joe Nihen
 Added: May. 25, 2008

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service