Monthly Archives: August 2018

Happy Birthday, Grandpa Weaver!ūüéā

It was 161 years ago (August 26, 1857) that my great grandfather, Lemuel Weaver was born in Perry County, Ohio, to Gottlieb Weber [Goodliff Weaver] and Anne Lane.¬† Goodliff immigrated from W√ľrttemburg and married Anne in Pennsylvania.¬† ¬†The relocated to … Continue reading

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Uncle Heinie Died 20 August 1970 —

  Uncle Heinie was Grandma Florence’s youngest brother.¬† He stayed in the family hometown of Columbus, Ohio after graduating in Pharmacy from OSU and eventually opened his own Drug Store.¬† ¬†Uncle Heinie married twice.¬† The first time to Helen Reed … Continue reading

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Great Grandparent Koontz 131st Anniversary!

It was 131 years ago (August 9, 1885) that my great grandparents, Casmear P. Koontz – call me C.P. – and Phebie Ann Gardner were married in Noble, Indiana.¬† The photo above was taken with the all five of their … Continue reading

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Great Aunt Essie — Happy 131st Birthday!

  Essie P. Koontz was born on 7 August 1887 in Ligonier, Noble County, Indiana, to Casmear P. (call me C.P.) Koontz and Phebie Gardner.¬† Aunt Essie was the older of the two children in the above photograph (the younger … Continue reading

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Grandpa’s Cousin’s Husband’s Birthday

  135 years ago (1883) today, Joseph George Jones was born in Troy, Michigan, the son of Major George Jones and Ellen Augusta Schuyler.¬† ¬† On 25 September 1913, he married, Irene Mae Jenks, the daughter of Oliver Torrey Jenks … Continue reading

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Anniversary of 5 Times Great Grandparents.

It 256 years ago (1762) that my 5 times great grandparents, Nathaniel White, Jr. and Mehitable Morey were married in Norton, Massachusetts.¬† Grandmother Mehitable was born 26 April 1737 in Norton to Thomas and Lydia Hall Morey.¬† She died 3 … Continue reading

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Effie and Lemuel Sitting in a tree or out of their tree ???

On this day, 127 years ago (1891) in Norfolk, Madison Co, Nebraska, my great grandparents, Lemuel Weaver and Effie Clarissa Lee were married.¬† ¬†[The above are their wedding day portrait photographs]¬† Lemuel was the son of Goodliff Weaver (born Gottlieb … Continue reading

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