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AgeMaiden NameSpouse or DecedentLocaleLocation
(Event)
Place of Death or
Last Known Residence/Notes
01/10/18558CONSER, Elizabeth*76CONSER, John G.PAPA: Clinton Co.: Dunnsbury (d 24th of August l. [last], age 76y, 7m, 27d); dysentery 6 days [place of death not actually stated, however minister submitted both at same time, so it is assumed she died same place as husb]
01/10/18558CONSER, John G.-----, Elizabeth*
01/10/18558CONSER, John G.*72-----, ElizabethPA: Clinton Co.: Dunnsbury (d Dec 11, 1854 age 72y, 6m, 16d); converted 1809, lived in service of God 45 yrs; ill 30 hrs. Minister: J. A. MELICK
01/10/18558HASSEL, JacobVAVA. Where is Jacob Hassel? His brother Charles Hassel wishes to know his whereabouts. Information thankfully recd; send letters to Charles HASSEL, Hedgesville, Berkeley Co., VA [not an obit, but being sought by brother, Charles]
01/10/18558BAUMGARTNER, Barbara* & child39LONGBAUMGARTNER, MichaelPAPA: Somerset Co. (b)PA: Fayette Co. (d Oct 11th last, her birthday); dau of Nathan & Catherine; converted ca 23 yrs ago; md 1834, went to Allegheny Co., MD, for 10 yrs, then to Fayette Co., PA; husb, 9 chren remain; dysentery / typhoid fever; 7-mo-old child died wk later
01/10/18558LONG, Barbara*39BAUMGARTNER, MichaelPAPA: Somerset Co. (b)PA: Fayette Co. (d Oct 11th last, her birthday); dau of Nathan & Catherine; converted ca 23 yrs ago; md 1834, went to Allegheny Co., MD, for 10 yrs, then to Fayette Co., PA; husb, 9 chren remain; dysentery / typhoid fever; 7-mo-old child died wk later
01/10/18558BAUMGARTNER, MichaelLONG, Barbara*
01/24/185516BENDER, Elizabeth*61BENDER, HenryPAPA: Adams Co.: Bendersville (d Oct 15, 1854 age 61y, 6m); husb, 10 chren remain; hydrothorax [dropsy of chest]. [Would have been pub earlier, but was lost among editor's papers.]
01/24/185516BENDER, Henry-----, Elizabeth*
01/24/185516SOLIDAY, Ellenor*59SOLIDAY, HenryOHOH: Fairfield Co. (d Dec 5, 1854 age 59y, 8m, 4d); memb Evan. Assn. ca 25 yrs; 9 chren remain. Minister: J. STROME
01/24/185516SOLIDAY, Henry-----, Ellenor*
01/24/185516HERBSTER, Thomas*24OHOH: Seneca Co.: Thompson (d Dec 1st l. [last] age 24y, 10m, 3d); son of Frederick; frequently read the Messenger to others; consumption
01/24/185516M'CAULY, Mary*30NIEBELM'CAULY, -----OHOH: Seneca Co. (d Dec 20th l. [last] age 30y, 4m, 22d); dau of Rev. Henry & Mary; husb, 2 sm chren, pars remain; typhoid fever. Minister: John BARNHART, who also submitted the HERBSTER obit, therefore identifying the location of that death
01/24/185516NIEBEL, Mary*30M'CAULY, -----OHOH: Seneca Co. (d Dec 20th l. [last] age 30y, 4m, 22d); dau of Rev. Henry & Mary; husb, 2 sm chren, pars remain; typhoid fever. Minister: John BARNHART, who also submitted the HERBSTER obit, therefore identifying the location of that death
01/24/185516M'CAULY, -----NIEBEL, Mary*
01/24/185516BROWN, James*ca 75CWCW: Vaughan (d Nov 24th l. [last]); opened his home for preachers who first came to preach in this part of the Province. Minister: John WAGNER
02/07/185524SCHULER, Rebecca Ann*10PAPA: Lebanon Co.: Lebanon (d Jan 12th age 10y, 6m, 2d); dau of Michael (deceased) & Catharine; converted at campmeeting last summer; consumption 8-9 mos [lengthy obit for the times]
02/21/185532AUBEL, Aaron*21ININ: Elkhart Co. (d Dec 31st last, age 21y, 9m, 27d); son of Rev. Christopher of Medina Co., OH; pars, bros, sisters remain; unexpected death
03/07/185540BOWMAN, Sarah*--LIGHTBOWMAN, Henry [wrote her obit]----: d Dec 19, 1854; dau of Abraham & Barbara; md Jan 14, 1821; husb, 3 sons, 3 daus remain; 1 son (d 1823) & 1 dau dead; at some point res Lebanon, PA; one son Joseph had left home 4 yrs ago, md, & res IA; son Henry res Schuylkill Co. [very lengthy obit]
03/07/185540LIGHT, Sarah*--BOWMAN, Henry [wrote her obit]----: d Dec 19, 1854; dau of Abraham & Barbara; md Jan 14, 1821; husb, 3 sons, 3 daus remain; 1 son (d 1823) & 1 dau dead; at some point res Lebanon, PA; one son Joseph had left home 4 yrs ago, md, & res IA; son Henry res Schuylkill Co. [very lengthy obit]
03/07/185540BOWMAN, HenryLIGHT, Sarah*
03/07/185540BEHM, Abraham*23ILIL: Mt. Carmel (d Feb 8, 1855 age 23y, 1m, 17d); night before he died, said, "'Glory to God, I am going home to the right hand of God!'"
03/07/185540DANIELS, Eve*25DANIELS, JosephPAPA: Somerset Co. (d Feb 22d); embraced religion during her illness of 1 yr; husb, 2 chren remain
03/07/185540DANIELS, Joseph-----, Eve*
03/07/185540SCHANLEY, Peter Franklin*19PAPA: Somerset Co. (d Feb 11th); son of John & Eliz.; sought favor of God ca 3 yrs ago; sore throat
03/07/185540M'KESSON, Martha*71M'KESSON, WilliamOHOH: Ashland area (d Feb 23d at home of son-in-law, Simon BRINDLE); widow of the late William of Franklin Co., PA
03/07/185540M'KESSON, William-----, Martha*
03/07/185540BRINDLE, Simon[mentioned in obit of Martha McKESSON, Mar 7, 1855 p 40]
03/21/1855NO OBITUARIES THIS ISSUE,
04/04/185556FRITZ, Isabella*--PAPA: Lycoming Co.: Williamsport area (d Jan 21, 1855); dau of John & Anna
04/04/185556YOURTEY, Christian*71PAPA: Somerset Co. (d Feb 28th age 71y, 10m, 5d); dyspepsy [sic] several yrs
04/04/185556DRAYMER, Barbara*39DRAYMER, H.NYNY: Liv. Co.: Dansville (d Feb 15[?] age 39y, 11m, 29d); converted 16 yrs ago, joined Evan. Assn.; typhoid fever
04/04/185556DRAYMER, H.-----, Barbara*
04/18/185564SNYDER, Simon*24CWCANADA WEST (d Feb 18, 1855 age 24y, 4m, 8d); follower of Christ ca 6 yrs; memb Evan. Assn.; consumption
05/02/185572PURDY, Mary*ca 56PAPA: York Co.: Springfield Tp. (no date of death stated); consumption
05/16/185580DILLEN, ----- (Rev.)*--OHOH: Morrow Co.: Woodview (no death date stated); "an eminent and skillful physician, and member of the Lutheran Church (new school), Woodview╔." Minister: J. KANAGY
05/16/185580PARKS, Mary*18PAPA: Somerset Co. (d Mar 28th l. [last], age 18y, 6m, 24d); dau of Cornelius & Catharine; embraced religion ca 8 mos ago
05/16/185580AURAND, Susannah*33VAN BUSKIRKAURAND, -----PAPA: Union Co.: Penns Tp. (d Apr 16th l. [last], age 33y, 3m, 15d); dau of John & Sarah; husb, one sm child, pars remain
05/16/185580VAN BUSKIRK, Susannah*33AURAND, -----PAPA: Union Co.: Penns Tp. (d Apr 16th l. [last], age 33y, 3m, 15d); dau of John & Sarah; husb, one sm child, pars remain
05/16/185580AURAND, -----VAN BUSKIRK, Susannah*
05/30/185585SPANGLER, John Christopher (Rev.)*88PAPA: Centre Co. (d [no date] age 88y, 9m, 10d); converted 49 yrs ago; extremely rich & prolific in thoughts & words; obit also in Der Christliche Botschafter; [obit one column in length]
05/30/185588CUSTER, Jacob*60PAPA: Cambria Co.: Johnstown area (d Apr 26, 1855 age 60y, 11m, 26d); converted ca 10 yrs ago at a campmeeting, joined Evan. Assn.; wife, 10 chren remain; phthisic caused a sudden death
05/30/185588ESSICK, Anna Maria*72ESSICK, ChristianPAPA: Tioga Co.: Liberty Tp. (d Mar 17, 1855 age 72y, 4m, 23d); converted on 50th birthday, then joined Evan. Assn.; husb, 4 chren remain; dropsy 3-4 mos. [Poem follows]
05/30/185588ESSICK, Christian-----, Anna Maria*
06/13/185596GABLE, Caroline*20PAPA: York Co.: Windsor Tp. (d May 23d age 20y, 4m, 21d); dau of John & Mary GABLE; consumption
06/27/1855102LONG, Wesley Albright*12PAPA: Fayette Co. (b Feb 10, 1843)PA: Fayette Co. (d May 18, 1855 age 12y, 3m, 8d); son of Rev. D. N. & Susannah; the oldest of 5 chren; fall of 1844 bapt at camp-meeting five mi below Shippensburg, Cumb. Co., PA; loved to read good books; sore throat [obit one column in length]
06/27/1855104SHAFFER, Susannah*32SHAFFER, H.OHOH: Stark Co. (d Apr 4th last, age 32y, 1d); converted age 15, joined Evan. Assn.; husb, 7 chren remain
06/27/1855104SHAFFER, H.-----, Susannah*
06/27/1855104FOCHT, Elizabeth*30HARLENFOCHT, AbrahamPAPA: Schuylkill Co.: Ringgold (d Apr 21st last); dau of Ezekiel & Marga.; husb, 2 daus remain; d very suddenly
06/27/1855104HARLEN, Elizabeth*30FOCHT, AbrahamPAPA: Schuylkill Co.: Ringgold (d Apr 21st last); dau of Ezekiel & Marga.; husb, 2 daus remain; d very suddenly
06/27/1855104FOCHT, AbrahamHARLEN, Elizabeth*
06/27/1855104SAGER, Mary*--SAGER, JonathanOHOH: Hancock Co. (d May 18th); memb Evan. Assn. ca 3 yrs; husb, 3 chren remain
06/27/1855104SAGER, Jonathan-----, Mary*
06/27/1855104SMITH, Mary Magdalene*88PAPA: Clarion Co. (d May 24th age 88y, 8m, 24d); infirmity of age / dropsy
06/27/1855104SHAEFER, Elisabeth*60SHAEFER, A. B. (Rev.)OHOH: Dayton (d Jun 3, 1855 age 60y, 5m, 13d); converted 1830, soon after joined Evan. Assn.; last 18 yrs husb an itinerant minister; husb, 8 chren remain; consumption
06/27/1855104SHAEFER, A. B. (Rev.)-----, Elisabeth*
07/11/1855112KASHNER, Jeremiah*61OHOH: Franklin Co.: Plain Tp. (d Mar 23, 1855 age 61y, 1m, 23d); memb Evan. Assn. ca 18 yrs; wife, 6 chren remain. Submitted by S. J. KASHNER
07/11/1855112RAMPS, Jane*30RAMPS, Wm.ILPA: Cumberland Co. (res prev)IL: Warren Co.: Monmouth area (d Apr 15th age 30y, and "some days"); husb, 2 chren remain; consumption
07/11/1855112RAMPS, Wm.-----, Jane*
07/11/1855112KIDNER, Ruthanna*20OHOH: Franklin Co.: Blendon Tp. (d Jun 6th age 20y, 8m, 26d); consumption
07/25/1855120BOUGH, Margaret*44PAPA: Perry Co.: Liverpool (d Jun 29th age 44y, 1m, 28d); dau of John & Margaret BOUGH; converted at meeting in Liverpool last winter; palsy for 54 hrs
08/08/1855128HARTMAN, Barbara*73FRYHARTMAN, -----OHPA: Berks Co. (b Aug 1, 1781)OH: Flat Rock (res); d Jun 12, 1855 age 73y, 10m, 11d; md ca age 20; converted 1805 at home of her bro Abraham in Union Co., PA, where res; walked 30 mi carrying a child to campmeeting; to Sand. Co., OH, 1833; husb d 1848 [lengthy obit]
08/08/1855128FRY, Barbara*73HARTMAN, -----OHPA: Berks Co. (b Aug 1, 1781)OH: Flat Rock (res); d Jun 12, 1855 age 73y, 10m, 11d; md ca age 20; converted 1805 at home of her bro Abraham in Union Co., PA, where res; walked 30 mi carrying a child to campmeeting; to Sand. Co., OH, 1833; husb d 1848 [lengthy obit]
08/08/1855128HARTMAN, -----FRY, Barbara*
08/08/1855128ETTINGER, Elizabeth*68ETTINGER, Adam (Rev.) [former editor of Der Christliche Botschafter]PAPA: York (d Jul 24, 1855 age 68y, 6m, 14d); "enjoyed the comforts of religion" 50+ yrs; husb remains; attack of paralysis 4 days before death
08/08/1855128ETTINGER, Adam (Rev.)-----, Elizabeth*
08/08/1855128MIDDLEKAUFF, Mary*61MIDDLEKAUFF, J. L.MDPA: Lebanon Co. (b)MD: Washington Co. (d Jul 14, 1855); res here last 36 yrs; converted nearly 50 yrs ago; husb, chren remain [lengthy obit]
08/08/1855128MIDDLEKAUFF, J. L.-----, Mary*
08/08/1855128SEGH, John, Sr.*66PAPA: Cambria Co.: Johnstown area (d Jun 18th last, age 66y, 6m, 11d); converted ca 25 yrs ago at Unied Brethren camp-meeting, joined Evan. Assn. ca 16 yrs ago; house been a preaching place ca 20 yrs; wife, chren remain
08/22/1855136JACOBY, John*57PAPA: Cumberland Co.: Mifflin Tp. (d Jun 3, 1855 at prayer meeting); converted ca 30 yrs ago; mind well-stored w/ scriptural knowledge; wife, 9 chren, mother, 3 bros, 4 sis remain. Submitted by W. W. WHISLER, his nephew
09/05/1855144ROSSMAN, David*62PAPA: Center Co. (res prev)PA: Venango Co.: Franklin area (d Jul 10th); memb German Reformed Ch; wife, 7 chren remain; typhoid fever, bedridden 3m, 5d. Submitted by J. A. ROSSMAN
09/05/1855144BERNHARD, Philip*24NYNY: Wayne Co.: Lyons (d Jul 12th age 24y, 11m, 3d); son of George; converted 2 yrs ago last winter; father, 2 bros, 4 sis remain; consumption ca 4 mos
09/05/1855144ROACH, Isabel Jane*25----: Minister: KUSE, R.; d Jul 4th [nothing further]
09/05/1855144HEATER, Susannah*28MITCHELHEATER, J. H.PAPA: Clarion Co. (d May 16th age 28y, 9m, 8d); husb, 3 chren remain; consumption
09/05/1855144MITCHEL, Susannah*28HEATER, J. H.PAPA: Clarion Co. (d May 16th age 28y, 9m, 8d); husb, 3 chren remain; consumption
09/05/1855144HEATER, J. H.MITCHEL, Susannah*
09/05/1855144NAREHOOD ]sic], Catharine*32NAREHOOD [sic], JohnPAPA: Union Co. (d Aug 18th age 32y, 8m, 9d); husb, 7 chren remain
09/05/1855144NAREHOOD [sic], John-----, Catharine*
09/19/1855152RHINEHART, George, Sr.*72IAOH: Morrow Co. (res prev)IA: Jasper Co.: Monroe (d Jul 8, 1855 age 72y, 4m, 2d); from PA to Richland Co., OH, ca 28 yrs ago; his house one of 1st to be opened for itinerant preachers; to IA ca 1 yr ago; wife, 4 chren remain; typhus fever 8 days
10/03/1855160GREEN, Robert*62ILIL: Will Co.: Plainfield area (d Sep 4, 1855 age 62y, 2m, 26d); memb Freewill Bapt. Ch. in NY; to IL 9 yrs ago, joined M. E. Ch.; meetings held in schoolhouse on his farm; reader of Evan. Msngr.; wife, 9 sons remain; dysentery
10/03/1855160GREEN, Eideth [sic]*9CWCANADA WEST: tp. of Markham (d Jul 28th age 9y, 1m, 18d); dau of James; brain fever
10/17/1855168SHIMP, Lovina*19KYKY: Lexington (d Aug 2d age 19y, 29d); dau of Rev. Jacob; father res Berkly [sic], VA; she visited friends in Columbus, OH; to Lexington Jul 7th worked in Lunatic Asylum; contracted cholera [lengthy obit]
10/17/1855168DICK, John Philip*69PAPA: York Co. (d Sep 20th aged 69y, 5m, 26d); wife, 8 chren remain; erysipelas
10/31/1855176DUM, Frederick*70PAPA: Perry Co.: Spring Tp. (d [no date] age 70y, 7m, 19d); beloved by all his neighbors; wife, 9 chren remain; 4 chren dead; circuit preacher conducted funeral
10/31/1855176BENSINGER, Eli*31OHOH: Medina Co. (d Oct 1, age 31y, 5m, 23d); nervous affection; for last 11 yrs mostly bed-ridden, fed as a child; severe jerks drew his body together, turning his head to one side. Minister: John STULL
10/31/1855176BACHMAN, Jacob*65NYNY: Senea [sic] Co. (d Oct 6th aged 65y, 5m); converted ca 18 yrs ago, joined the Evan. Assn.; wife, 7 chren remain
11/14/1855184MAJOR, Conrad R.*49NJNJ: Warren Co.: Springville area (d Oct 8, 1855 age 49y, 11m, 3d); converted at camp-meeting ca 1831, joined M. E. Ch.; joined Evan. Assn. ca 5 yrs ago; wife, 9 chren remain; dysentery. Submitted by H. C. MAJOR
11/14/1855184MECK, Canada* [male]36PAPA: Perry Co.: Liverpool area (d [no date] age 36y, 10m, 11d); wife, 1 child remain; one dau d ca 2 yrs ago; consumption [poem]
11/28/1855NO OBITUARIES THIS ISSUE,
12/12/1855200RIEFF, Anna*81OHOH: Richland Co. (d Apr 25, 1855 age 81y, 22d); memb Evan. Assn. ca 24 yrs; d from infirmities of old age. Minister: C. IDLEMAN
12/12/1855200CAMPBELL, Elizabeth*72OHOH: Ashland Co. (d Oct 17th); one of her sons & 2 grchren d w/ the same disease [flux] but a short time before. Minister: C. IDLEMAN
12/12/1855200KITSON, Mathias*37ININ: Elkhart Co.: Benton area (d Nov 10, 1855 age 37y, 7m, 11d); memb Evan. Assn. ca 9 yrs; liberally supported the Gospel, active in prayer-meetings & class-meetings; wife remains
12/26/1855206BOWMAN, Henry*78INPA: Lebanon Co. (b)IN: Noble Co. (d Sep 24, 1855 at res of one of his chren); to OH 1812, converted 1820; memb Evan. Assn.; was visiting some of his chren in IN, contracted sinking chills, ill 4 days
12/26/1855206NORTH, Margaret*40NORTH, DavidOHOH: Richland Co. (d Nov 27, 1855 age 40y, 2m, a few days); converted ca 24 yrs ago, joined Evan. Assn.; husb, 6 chren remain; dropsy. Minister: C. IDLEMAN
12/26/1855206NORTH, David-----, Margaret*
12/26/1855206YERGER, Joseph*12OHOH: Seneca Co.: Flat Rock (d Nov 30, 1855 age 12y, 7m, 11d); mentions his parents; inflammation of mucus-membrance [sic] in windpipe & organ of speech 6 days; breathing heard in adjoining room. Minister: J. KANAGY
12/26/1855206ASHENFELTER, Michael*74PAPA: York Co.: Worrington Tp. (d Dec 7, 1855); member Evan. Assn. 40+ yrs; class-leader / exhorter 30 yrs; heard Bishop John SEIBERT preach his 1st sermon; wife, 4 chren remain; dropsy

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