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Richard Aurand Sherer (#47054326)
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Judy Bos-Parsons
Parsons, Wm.. E
Whoops, I didn't word my previous message correctly. Chas. F. Parsons was the 4th male child and not the third as stated in your previous message unless I'm incorrect.
Added by Judy Bos-Parsons on Jan 13, 2015 4:20 PM
Judy Bos-Parsons
Parsons, Wm. E.
I show William as the 4th male sibling of Joseph (not the third as stated in your previous message).

John F. 1841
Mary E. 1845
Wm. E. 1846
Edw. K. 1847
Chas F. 1851
Georgia Dietrick 1855
Unk Child Born Before 1841.

I'm not sure my list is correct...just going by others' trees and my own family informaiton. Do you have all of these children listed?

Added by Judy Bos-Parsons on Jan 13, 2015 4:15 PM
Storres Myers
Anna Myers

You made corrections to Find A Grave Memorial# 113965911. Do you want a transfer?--Storres
Added by Storres Myers on Dec 13, 2014 11:17 AM
Judy Bos-Parsons
Parsons, William
Thank you so much for the information regarding Wm. E. Parsons...I'll have to compare info to my family tree and get back to you.

Judy Bos-Parsons
Added by Judy Bos-Parsons on Dec 12, 2014 1:17 PM
Paul Smith
Mary A Shearer nee Westheaffer
My questions are in regard to Mary A Shearer nee Westheaffer. Headsone in the Stauffer Mennonite Cemetary in Bachmanville, Pa. It's not your memorial but I thought you may know of the family.

Do you have any information regarding her family, the Westheaffers, in that area? Especially her parents and siblings.

Mary Ann Shearers certificate of death information was provided by S. W. Shearer. (Samuel W. Shearer?)possibly her son? I believe she was the widow of Jacob B. Shearer, although her death certificate only says widow.
Furthermore the death certificate lists her father as Jacob Westheaffer. It also lists her mothers maiden name as Westheaffer.

my email is
Thank you

Added by Paul Smith on Nov 02, 2014 6:14 AM
RE: Adelaide Wentz
I guess we would know each other now, lol. But I don't believe so. I grew up in Oregon, and am now living outside of Beaumont, Tx. And no, I hadn't got to that site yet, but will try to venture thru there soon. Thanks for your help, it's greatly appreciated !!
Added by Cyndi on Sep 21, 2014 12:09 PM
RE: Adelaide Wentz
My Great Grandmother was Bertha Miretta Wentz, the dau of Emeline Stilson & Hilary Wentz (son of Christopher 1784, son of John 1743). This is a paternal branch. If you look at the picture memo that you posted for Adelaide, it says she is the dau of Isaac & Elizab Smith, that is where my confustion came from =)
Added by Cyndi on Sep 20, 2014 6:41 PM
RE: Adelaide Wentz
Thanks so much for your information, and the link to check out. My GGGrandmother was a Wentz, and have been trying to piece the puzzle together. I couldn't find anything on "your" Adelaide which is where I started getting confused !!! Thanks for taking such great pictures, btw.
Added by Cyndi on Sep 20, 2014 6:26 PM
mem# 36772993
Are you related to this Wentz family? Curious if you have some documentation that she is buried here. Unless there are 2 Isaac Wentz' (mine is the son of Joseph & Sarah Smith) married to Elizabeth Smith's, the dau I have for them married an Albright and is living in Kansas with her father and brother David. Is this the same family? Would love to hear from you,
Added by Cyndi on Sep 20, 2014 10:36 AM
Mona Anderson
Now that's a good question! I took all the photos and there are markers for them in both places! I'm not a native so I really don't know! If they are relatives of yours, perhaps you could check with the historical society (717-242-1022). Aurand-Cever is an old cemetery so perhaps they were moved and the markers left in place.
Added by Mona Anderson on Aug 27, 2014 6:08 AM
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