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Mary Hall Miller (#47333879)
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Bio Photo I grew up in Bedford County, PA. I work and live in Cumberland County, PA.
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Douglas Ricks
RE: Eliza Karns and Adam Karns
Thank you for posting that information. I appreciate it.

I've been puzzled about a few things in the Stephen Sigel family. As you pointed out there is nothing that directly ties Eliza Jane Sigel Karns with Stephen Sigel and Rebecca Snyder, though there are a lot of supporting facts. As an example, as you showed Eliza's death certificate says her parents were John Sigel and Clara Snyder.

The confusion of parentage is also true of Eliza's brother John. He is listed in the 1860 Census and the 1870 Census as in the household of Stephen and Rebecca Sigel, but his marriage certificate to Nora Deyarmin says his mother's name is Nancy Sigel. John's death certificate says his mother is "Nicey Wigfield."

What do you make of this confusion over who the parents are of John and Eliza Jane Sigel?
Added by Douglas Ricks on Aug 21, 2016 3:33 PM
Douglas Ricks
Eliza Jane Sigel Karns
That was a very impressive memorial you wrote for Eliza Jane Sigel Karns. I had a question. You mentioned "Source: Marriage records of Mt. Pleasant Evangelical Lutheran Church, East Providence Twp., Bedford Co., Pa.; Rev. George C. Probst. Page 43" Where can I find a copy of this book?

Doug
Added by Douglas Ricks on Aug 15, 2016 7:38 PM
Jerry Miller
BENNETT burial question
Mary,
I noticed that you have two entries - one for Rebecca (PERDEW) Bennett, (#105598129), and Wesley Bennett (#117229093) as being buried in Prosperity Cemetery, in Hewitt (Clearville post office), PA.

I believe this to be in error, as I'm positive that they are buried in the Bennett Family Cemetery further to the south. (This cemetery is located a few hundred yards from the building that used to be the Prosperity Church, before it moved to it's new location closer to Flintstone.)
I also have pictures of their gravestones if you would like to add them to the posting.
(They are both in my family line as cousins.)

Thank you,

V/R
Jerry Miller
Added by Jerry Miller on Aug 13, 2016 5:03 PM
Orpha Dess Wilson
Burket Cemetery Bedford PA
Just learning to do Ancestry and I believe my Ancestry on the Burket and McMurtrie side date back to late 1700's
My Great Grandfather was Levi Burket born 1863 and his wife was Caroline Carrie McMurtrie (they are burried here in Redondo Beach where I will be going)
Before then, McMurtrie and Burket was from Bedford area from late maybe early~! 1700's ~!!
My Mom's Mom Miriam Dess (Eugenia aka Miriam Dess I see someplace) Burket Nagle had my Mother in 1911 24 Sept 1911 Virginia Faye Nagle, seems that she was born in Fayetville? I am really having a hard time finding ANYTHING about my Mom's Birth~! any hints or help would be very appreciated..Thank you in advance
Dess y Orpha Dess Wilson
gmadess@msn.com
my tree is on Ancestry
Added by Orpha Dess Wilson on Aug 02, 2016 7:32 PM
Karen Miller
Replogle Family
Thanks Mary, I just saw the Great Replogle family reunion article you posted and the Grave Stones for the family.
Karen (Rice) Miller
Added by Karen Miller on Aug 02, 2016 5:52 AM
Mary Ann Lebron
Anna Maria Daughtery Richter
Hi Mary,

I saw that you had posted Anna Maria Daugherty Richter as being buried at the Waterside Cemetery. I too am a Bedford County native, but now live in Virginia. Anna Maria would be my great-great grandmother. I suspect that she is buried next to her husband, Adam Richter, my great-great grandfather. I have been able to find Adam's and his second wife, Barbara Furney, but nothing on Anna Maria. Any information would be helpful.

Thanks,

Mary Ann (Claycomb) Lebron
Added by Mary Ann Lebron on Jul 28, 2016 9:41 PM
Sheri Olson
Nancy Shaffer
Hi! I am trying to determine where Nancy Shaffer was buried. I think she died October 1966 in WV. She was the daughter of Paul and J Roberta Shaffer. Any assistance you can provide would be helpful. Thanks!
Added by Sheri Olson on Jul 21, 2016 11:57 PM
Cherie Lantz
# 163948426
Julia Ann Houser Lucas is buried next to her husband, George Washington Lucas. They have a double headstone at Everett Cemetery. She was born 02 APR 1882 Clearville, Bedford Co., PA and died 27 OCT 1952 Greenwood, Blair Co., PA. Her parents are Francis D and Sarah Lavina McFarland Houser. Can you add her to Find a Grave? They are my great grandparents. Thanks.
Added by Cherie Lantz on Jul 17, 2016 8:35 PM
Carol Slonaker Wood
Edward Dengler 1893-1968
Are you related to Edward Dengler #158633929 ? I am trying to determine who his parents were. Thank you.
Added by Carol Slonaker Wood on Jul 14, 2016 12:16 PM
Gina
Reva Miller Tew
Hello, Mary. Thank you for sending the parent links.
Added by Gina on Jul 07, 2016 11:32 PM
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