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Eli Fast
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Birth: Sep. 6, 1811
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 1874
Ruggles
Ashland County
Ohio, USA

GRANDSON OF REVOLUTIONARY WAR HERO CHRISTIAN FAST

A BIOGRAPHY OF ELI FAST, by Larry Overmire (great great nephew), Aug. 2008:

Eli Fast was born Sept. 6, 1811, probably in Greene County, Pennsylvania, the third of nine children of Martin and Catharine (Blosser) Fast. His family moved to Orange Township, Ohio, about 1814.

At the age of 24, on Feb. 19, 1835, in Wayne County (now Ashland County), Ohio, he married Margaret Berry, the daughter of Jacob and Elizabeth (Herring) Berry.

Eli was a farmer. He died at the age of 63 in Ruggles Township, Ashland County, on Sept. 11, 1874.


 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Martin Fast (1784 - 1838)
  Catharine Blosser Fast (1790 - 1859)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Berry Fast (1819 - 1901)
 
 Children:
  Rosella Fast Peters (____ - 1891)*
  Jacob B. Fast (1837 - 1922)*
  Martin V Fast (1838 - 1900)*
  Henry Fast (1840 - 1916)*
  Lucinda Fast Richards (1843 - 1942)*
  Samuel Fast (1844 - 1931)*
  Wilson Fast (1849 - 1922)*
  Eli Ira Fast (1855 - 1929)*
  Fannie M Fast Stentz (1862 - 1953)*
 
 Siblings:
  Eli Fast (1811 - 1874)
  Christian Fast (1814 - 1888)*
  Mary Fast Keener (1819 - 1896)*
  Jacob Fast (1821 - 1902)*
  Elijah Fast (1824 - 1912)*
  Sarah Fast (1831 - 1832)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Nova Cemetery
Nova
Ashland County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Laurence Overmire
Record added: Aug 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28951350
Eli Fast
Added by: Laurence Overmire
 
Eli Fast
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Eli Fast
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Added by: Shelley Mahnke
 
 
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My 3rd Great Grandfather.
- Rob Sanders
 Added: May. 3, 2011

- Laurence Overmire
 Added: Aug. 11, 2008
 
 
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