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Scott Balyer (#47084996)
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Bio Photo I live in Hamilton New Jersey, surrounded by many area cemeteries. Very willing to assist in picture needs, information etc. As I enter my grave information, certainly not all, but a majority are direct and indirect relations. I also add names from obituaries and walking cemeteries themselves. Should you find we have a common name, I may have more information to share willingly.**Small ancestry hint, many women used their middle initial to represent their maiden name.Check back on memorials now and then as I find new information and add corrections.Also, if you are not a member of Find A Grave and have pictures or information to share please email me the scanned picture or information.HERE TO ASSIST YOUR GENEALOGY NEEDS;I have many items on hand that may assist in locating information in your ancestry tree;I can look up newspaper information including obituaries by most States if paper is available on the site. Trenton is available late 1700's to 1993.2 huge volume Mercer County bios, pictures, and dates from 1907.4 volume New Jersey Genealogy with bios, dates and pictures dated 1910.New Jersey's First Citizens and State Guide, genealogies and biographies of the Notable in New Jersey, with pictures.Genealogy of Early Settles in Trenton and Ewing including old Hunterdon County.State History of New Jersey Daughters of American Revolution.History St Michael's Protestant Episcopal Church, Trenton (1700-1925)History of First Presbyterian Church Trenton.Roll of Honor Civil War re-burying Union Soldiers who died during the War by State.subscription to ancestry.com Trenton City Directories Various years of Trenton School yearbooks and very knowledgeable of Mercer County cemeteries and Trenton City information.I have Mercer Cemetery (established 1849) burial lists.St Francis Cemetery in Trenton, I have taken pictures of ALL that was able to be seen, any not noted, are either illegible or sunken or none at all. After it closed, burials went to Holy Sepulchre and Our Lady of Lourdes.I also have a village finder for villages in the Hungarian Empire.FEEL FREE TO CONTACT ME AT SBALYER@AOL.COM, BY USING "TRENTON ROOTS" IN THE SUBJECT LINE AS TO AVOID ASSUMING SPAM MAIL.Feel free to utilize any pictures, information posted etc without needing to contact me for permission.I am willing to transfer, if not my own family, to those who are interested in maintaining any of my posted memorials. Also feel free to send information, corrections, maiden names, dates etc. I will make any necessary corrections, but only verified information, no assumptions, guesses etc.
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Beverly King
Dr. James Chamberlain
James is my 3x great grandfather and one of my brick walls. Where did you find burial info on him? Any other info you can share?
Added by Beverly King on Jul 20, 2017 5:38 AM
Joseph R. Klett
RE: hi
Thanks for the note, Scott. Same to you! -Joe
Added by Joseph R. Klett on Jul 18, 2017 10:46 PM
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hi NJ guy
Always makes me smile when I land upon one of your memorials to link to, etc. So nice of you to drop by and say hi. I hope all is well with you and your family! Jersey gal
Added by genieresearcher on Jul 17, 2017 6:32 AM
Jake
RE: Find A Grave Memorial # 25959333
Scott:
Thanks for the reply. Feel free to update if you find new information.

Cheers,
Jim K

PS, if you happen to be interested in some interesting back story send me a way to contact you privately. The story may not be appropriate to post here on this memorial site.

Added by Jake on Jul 13, 2017 4:01 PM
Jake
Find A Grave Memorial # 25959333
Dear Mr. Balyer:

I am very interested in this Wilhelmina Steinbricker. If you happen to have any more information on her I would love to hear it.

I have been trying to research my own grandfather and so far it's a bit of a brick wall. It seems he never told anybody in my family who his ancestors were and the clues I have are sparse.

The best I have is a hypothesis that my grandfather was the son of Adam and Wilhelmina Steinbricker-Kistner (daughter of Wilhelmina Steinbricker). I have unearthed tantalizing tidbits about Adam and Wilhelmina (Minnie the younger) but so far no smoking gun.

If you have anything at all I'm all ears.

Sincerely,
Jim K

Added by Jake on Jul 04, 2017 2:07 AM
Anne McDonald
info on Eugene M. Coffield
Witness to a murder of a Rev. of Baptist church in TrentonNJ mentioned in obit from Riverview Cemetery. What source was it? I would like to know more if there is more otherwise just ignore this Thanks for your work @ Find a Grave.
Added by Anne McDonald on Jun 20, 2017 5:19 PM
kathryn litwin
john A
I know he was born in Russia and he was alive in new jersey in on the 1915 census Name: Andrew Litwin
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1915
Event Place: Kearney, 2 ward, 3 district, Hudson, New Jersey, United States
Gender: Male
Birth Date: Oct 1874
Birthplace: Russia
Sheet Number and Letter: 25A
Household ID: 501
Line Number: 12
GS Film Number: 001465537
Digital Folder Number: 005877721
Image Number: 00240

Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
Andrew Litwin M Russia
Josephine Litwin F Russia
John Litwin M Russia
William Litwin M New Jersey
Benjamin Litwin M New Jersey
Joseph Litwin M New Jersey
Zigner Litwin M New Jersey

Citing this Record:
"New Jersey State Census, 1915", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV9Q-BZFR : 8 October 2014), Andrew Litwin, 1915.

I also know in 1918 he was not on the census

Age
50
Birth Year
abt 1870
Birthplace
Lithuania
Home in 1920
Harrison Ward 1, Hudson, New Jersey
Street
Lard St
House Number
221
Race
White
Gender
Female
Immigration Year
1899
Relation to Head of House
Head
Marital Status
Widowed
Father's Birthplace
Lithuania
Mother's Birthplace
Lithuania
Native Tongue
Lithuanian
Able to Speak English
Yes
Occupation
Lec Retail Merchant
Industry
Grocery Store
Employment Field
Wage or Salary
Home Owned or Rented
Rent
Naturalization Status
Alien
Able to read
No
Able to Write
No
Collection
1920 U.S. Federal Population Census

and i also know on my grandfather John registration card his nearest relative was Josephine Harrison Hudson new Jersey Sept 12 1981
Added by kathryn litwin on May 31, 2017 9:16 AM
kathryn litwin
John A Litwin
I am trying to find out if this is my great grandfather whi they called andrew? can you help
Added by kathryn litwin on May 25, 2017 8:49 AM
Joseph R. Klett
Isaac Pearson
Thanks, Scott. Just finished updates. -Joe
Added by Joseph R. Klett on May 12, 2017 8:00 AM
Joseph R. Klett
Abigail Hart and Mary Plumley
Thanks very much, Scott. All the best. -Joe
Added by Joseph R. Klett on Apr 27, 2017 11:21 AM
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