Henry Weaver

Henry Weaver

Middletown, Frederick County, Maryland, USA
Death 21 Oct 1893 (aged 82)
Washington County, Maryland, USA
Burial Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 82911586 · View Source
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age 82y 1m 5d.


Source: Herald and Torchlight, 26 Oct 1893, Hagerstown, MD.

On Saturday morning Henry Weaver died at the residence of his son, Richard, in Funkstown, in the eighty third year of his age. Mr. Wearer was born in Middletown Valley in 1811. He moved to Washington county in 1836. He was a tanner by trade but followed farming for about forty five years. He was one of the most widely known and highly respected citizens of Washington county. He was a good citizen, a kind husband and father, and a steadfast friend. His wife died about five years ago. The children mourn his death— four boys and six girls—Mrs. G. Beard Middleburg, Pa , Mrs. M. Hykes, Md, Mrs. S. Burke, Clearspring, Mrs. E. Wise, Maryland. Mrs. I. Freed, Virginia, Mrs. K. Lindement, Maryland. R. Weaver, Funkstown, Wm. Weaver Antietam Paper Mill, F. and P. Weaver, Benevola. Funeral on Monday afternoon at 3 o'clock, interment in the Funkstown cemetery.


Married Catherine Butler at St. John's Lutheran Church in Hagerstown on 13 Jun 1839. Their eldest daughter Elizabeth Jane "Gentilla" Weaver married John Henry Beard in the same church on 13 Jun 1861, 22 years later.


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  • Find a Grave Memorial 82911586
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Weaver (11 Sep 1811–21 Oct 1893), Find a Grave Memorial no. 82911586, citing Funkstown Cemetery, Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Don Beard (contributor 47925395) .