|Bill Daugherty (#47160704)|
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Hi Y'all. I'm a Central Pennsylvania native living in Eastern Georgia. I'm tracking down and documenting family names including Daugherty, Sprunger, Amstutz, Updegraff (and its variations Updegrave, Uptagrafft, Updegrove, etc.). I'm also interested in family names Antes, Bixler, Bressler, Coffee, Ferree, Gillinger, Habegger, Herr, Kendig, Logan, Pennington, Rothlischberger, Williams. |
I'm part of the great Pennsylvania melting pot, a descendant of Scotch-Irish, Swiss Mennonite, French Huguenots, Moravians, English, German, and Welsh ancestors. The "huddled masses yearning to breathe free."
I'm also looking for my wife's family including Devaney, Hayman, Holley, Leffler, Ricketson, Robertson, Seiter, Street, Tuemler, Williams.
I'm trying to photograph as much as possible, and create an accurate, historical record. I'll be glad to transfer non-family members. I've enjoyed getting to know my extended family members through Findagrave.
Please visit my famous relatives:
Rev Hans Herr, Jr, Swiss Mennonite Bishop, 8th Great-Grandfather. (Herr)
Marie De La Warenbuer Ferree, Founder of French Huguenot Colony, Pequea Valley, PA, in 1712, 7th Great-Grandmother. (Ferree)
LTC John Henry Antes, 4th Great-Grandfather. (Antes)
Benjamin Henry Latrobe, America's first professional architect and engineer. 1st cousin, 5 times removed. (Antes)
Daniel Dale Gerber, Mennonite missionary kidnapped in Vietnam in 1962. Civilian POW/MIA. 3rd cousin, once removed. (Amstutz)
Raymond "Rube" Bressler, Major League Baseball Player. 3rd cousin, 3 times removed. (Bressler)
Samuel Montgomery Roosevelt, American artist, portrait painter, and merchant. 4th cousin, twice removed. (Antes)
Major General John Fulton Reynolds, Union Civil War general. Killed at Gettysburg. 4th cousin, 3 times removed. (Ferree)
Henry Latrobe Roosevelt, Assistant Secretary of the Navy. 5th cousin, once removed. (Antes)
Isaac Kaufman Funk, Publisher. Founder, Funk and Wagnalls Company. 5th cousin, 4 times removed. (Herr)
Elvis Aaron Presley, Rock Singer, Actor. 10th cousin. (Bressler)
Find-A-Grave Family Members:
Wendy A. Bonham, 2nd cousin. (Daugherty)
Shelley Crabb, 2nd cousin, once removed. (Daugherty)
Debra K. Amstutz Molnar, Double 3rd cousin. (Amstutz)
Edward Updegraff, 3rd cousin. (Updegraff)
Arthur Hawkridge, 3rd cousin, once removed. (Sprunger)
Robert C. Kuberek, 3rd cousin, once removed. (Daugherty)
L. Bolen, 3rd cousin, once removed. (Daugherty)
Leslie W., 3rd cousin-in-law, twice removed. (Daugherty)
Katie P., 4th cousin. (Updegraff)
Susan Alexander, 4th cousin. (Updegraff)
ChrisB, 5th cousin, once removed. (Ferree)
Kathy, 5th cousin, once removed. (Sprunger)
Joy Malessa, 5th half-cousin, once removed. (Antes)
Christine Brown, 5th half-cousin, twice removed. (Antes)
Wendy, 6th cousin. (Updegraff)
Karen Malcolm, 7th cousin, twice removed. (Herr)
David Werner, 8th cousin, once removed. (Updegraff)
Chip Miller, 8th cousin, once removed. (Updegraff)
Michelle, 8th cousin, once removed. (Herr)
Steve Herr, 8th cousin, once removed. (Herr)
Deborah Morrison, 8th cousin, possibly 2 or 3 times removed. (Updegraff)
William Watson, 9th cousin. (Herr)
Jill M., 9th cousin. (Herr)
Diana Frick-Simons, 9th cousin. (Herr)
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|Mr. Badger Hawkeye||RE: Witmer Photos|
|Sherry Wortman||RE: Photos from Greenwood Cemetery|
You are very welcome. I still have plenty of more work to do up here. We just moved here so I am just starting to work on the cemeteries in the area
TY so much for adding the info to the Dearth family info!!
Added by angiek on Jul 17, 2015 9:49 AM
|BIRDMAN||RE: William T. Daugherty Photo|
You are most welcome. Have a great day.
Added by BIRDMAN on Jul 14, 2015 8:04 AM
|Jan Dishon||RE: Gunsaullus Update|
We haven't been able to make a connection to John Blair Linn. I asked my cousin Brian Linn about that a while back. They lived in the same area so I thought there should be a connection, but so far we haven't been able to find one.
|Erin||RE: Winnie Daugherty #59293421|
Ah, yes, the misspellings. Plus it’s quite common – it’s become something of an indignant curse I mutter while wading through genealogy information: “Daugherty, why must you be the Smith and Jones of Irish Surnames?!?!” The condensed version I can offer you is that David Daugherty and his wife Polly McBride emigrated to New York ca. 1744 with their two young sons, Thomas and Anthony. Thomas married Margaret DeFoe, Anthony married Deborah Ford. Thomas’ daughter Esther married Anthony’s son Jacob. Anthony had another son, Hiram, who married Nanny Hays and had a son named Hiram Henry. Hiram Henry married Mary Jane Goodnight and they had MANY children, one of whom is Jasper Newton “Newt” Daugherty Sr., who was Winnie Daugherty’s grandfather by his son Jasper Jr. (How’s that for condensing 150 years into a relatively short paragraph?). Unfortunately, I don’t know much else about those first four American generations, except notations that they were in New York, Virginia, North Carolina, Kentucky, and Illinois. Hiram Henry came out to New Mexico, and it’s his son Newt’s descendants I’ve been looking for. So thank you for looking after Winnie’s virtual memorial, and perhaps we will find our paths cross again after all.
Added by Erin on Jul 12, 2015 12:38 AM
|Erin||Winnie Daugherty #59293421|
I was so excited to see your name, it's the first time I've seen an active Daugherty on this site. Granted, I'm new, and gathering information on my own branch of Daughertys, but you're still the first I've seen to still have the name. Winnie was the firstborn of my great-grandmother's siblings.
I'm sure if we're related, it's quite distant, as I don't recognize the names you've included as your Daugherty relatives, but I couldn't pass up the opportunity to say hello!
Added by Erin on Jul 09, 2015 9:07 PM
|Momence Graham Historic House||response to your message|
Hi, got your message about the duplicate of 106668899 and 54440878. I messaged 54440878 and asked her if she would be willing to delete her entry since our entry is completed with obit, photo and tombstone. I'm waiting to hear back from her. Thank you for catching the duplicate entry.
|heidic208||RE: Daniel Eshleman Photo|
My pleasure. Lots more Eshleman's in this cemetery. I added the photos and memorials.
|James Johnston||RE: Mary Ellen Johnston Hoover|
My pleasure. It's in the caption of the picture. "The Progress
6 Jul 1949, Wed • Page 4"
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