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Barbara Wissinger Livingston
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Birth: Feb. 14, 1817
Cambria County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 14, 1884
Somerset County
Pennsylvania, USA

Born in Conemaugh Twp., Cambria Co., daughter of John and Eve (Stineman) Wissinger. Married first to Isaac Shaffer, with whom she had two sons, John W. Shaffer and Valentine (d. in infancy). Married secondly to Samuel Livingston with whom she had Alfred and Samuel Livingston, Sarah Miller and Catherine Smith. Stepmother of Josiah and Mary J. Livingston. Sister of Jacob, George, John S. and Daniel R. Wissinger, Sarah Shank, Elizabeth Shank, Esther Hay, Catherine Noon and Eve Boyles.


Herald of Truth, 1 April 1884:

"Livingstone - On the 14th of March, in Conemaugh, Somerset county, Pa., of lung fever, Barbara, wife of Samuel Livingstone, aged 67 years, 1 month and _ days. Buried on the 16th in the family grave-yard. Her funeral was largely attended. She leaves a husband and five children. Services by David Stufft."


Johnstown Tribune, 26 March 1884:

"Death of Mrs. Barbara Livingston

Mrs. Barbara Livingston, whose death is elsewhere announced, was born in Richland Township, Cambria County. She was the daughter of the late Daniel (sic) Wissinger, and was married twice, the first time to Mr. Isaac Shaffer, to whom she had one son, John. He lives about five miles from this city, on the Benscreek road. Forty-four years ago, Mr. Shaffer having been dead a year or more, she married Mr. Livingston. To him she had four children, three of whom are married and living in the vicinity of the old home. Her husband, who survives her, is seventy-five years of age. She was a member of the Lutheran Church, a devout Christian, and an excellent friend and neighbor." 
 
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 Parents:
  John Wissinger (1784 - 1864)
  Eve Stineman Wissinger (1785 - 1863)
 
 Spouse:
  Samuel R. Livingston (1810 - 1897)*
 
 Children:
  John W. Shaffer (1836 - 1925)*
  Alfred Wissinger Livingston (1841 - 1918)*
  Sarah Ann Livingston Miller (1845 - 1919)*
  Catherine Livingston Smith (1847 - 1908)*
  Samuel W. Livingston (1850 - 1934)*
 
 Siblings:
  Esther Wissinger Hay (1814 - 1894)*
  Catharine Wissinger Noon (1816 - 1888)*
  Barbara Wissinger Livingston (1817 - 1884)
  John S. Wissinger (1821 - 1909)*
  Daniel R. Wissinger (1828 - 1906)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:


Barbara
wife of
S. Livingston
Died
Mar 14 1884
Aged
67 Yrs & 1 Mo
 
Note: Stone is an obelisk, fallen, inscribed on three sides, Barbara's side is face up.
 
Burial:
Sala-Livingston Farm Cemetery
Somerset County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Zella
Record added: Jan 07, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 12924937
Barbara <i>Wissinger</i> Livingston
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Barbara <i>Wissinger</i> Livingston
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