Hannah J <I>Smeltzer</I> Burget

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Hannah J Smeltzer Burget

  • Birth 23 Apr 1837 Martinsburg, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 7 Oct 1912 Juniata, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Henrietta, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 50535482

Daughter of Joseph Smeltzer and Hannah Green.

Morrison's Cove Herald, 11 Oct 1912
Mrs. Hannah J. Burget
Monday, October 7, Mrs. Hannah Burget, wife of Jacob B. Burget, died in Juniata at the home of her son, Reuben E. Burket, aged 75 years, 5 months and 14 days.
During the last few years of her life Mrs. Burket was a great sufferer from rheumatism. With in the last year dropsy developed which was the immediate cause of her death.
The deceased was one of a family of six children and was a daughter of Joseph and Hannah Smelser. She was born in Martinsburg and spent her entire life in Morrison's Cove with the exception of one year during which she lived in the west.
On October 19, 1858, she was united in marriage with Jacob B. Burget and with him for over half a century lived on their farm near Henrietta, at Page station.
When a young maiden she united with Hickory Bottom Reformed church and was a life-long member of the church.
She is survived by her husband and three sons, Jeremiah and Reuben of Juniata, and Martin of Tyrone.
The remains were taken to Page station on Wednesday, and yesterday morning were taken to Mt. Pleasant Reformed church where services were held at 10 o'clock. Interment was made in the Burget cemetery on the home farm.

Her death certificate and Jacob's both list burial in cemetery at 'Page' or 'Page Station'.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 50535482
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Hannah J Smeltzer Burget (23 Apr 1837–7 Oct 1912), Find A Grave Memorial no. 50535482, citing Burget Cemetery, Henrietta, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by frantic33 (contributor 47018744) .