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Descendants of Jocob (Joseph) B. John Snyder
Generation No. 1
1. JOCOB (JOSEPH) B. JOHN1 SNYDER was born Abt. 1824 in Cambria Co., PA, and died April 29, 1879 in Lilly Pa., Cambria Co., Pa. He married MARGARET JANE ALLISON Abt. 1867 in East Conemaugh, Cambria Co., Pa,, daughter of JOHN ALLISON and MARY 0.
Notes for JOCOB (JOSEPH) B. JOHN SNYDER:
Jacob was married before no name givin, The following children were by his first wife: Christian, Martha, Francis.
Notes for Jacob (Joseph) B. Snyder: In the 1870 Census of Franklin Borough, Jacob's step-children were living in the household.. The parents names were J.B. for Jacob and M. Jane for Margaret Jane, It is curious that in Philip's obiturary, it lists his father as "John" but in Margaret Jane's it is listed as "Joseph", but in his own obituary, it is "Jacob".
Jacob has a stone in Headricks Union Cemetery, a column type stone, on the base it reads "Snyder," however the column part of the stone is completely deteriorated and unreadable.
Jacob's estimated age is consistent wit the age given in his obituary and in the 1870 census.
Burial: Headrick's Union Cemetery, E. Taylor Twp.
Census: 1870, Franklin Bourough,, Cambria Co., Twp.
Notes for MARGARET JANE ALLISON:
Burial: Headrick's Union Cemetery, E. Taylor Twp.,
Census: 1880, Washinton Twp., Cambria Co., PA
Children of JOCOB SNYDER and MARGARET ALLISON are:
i. CHRISTIAN2 SNYDER, b. 1861, Franklin Borough, Cambria Co., Pa; d. Bef. 1930.
2. ii. MARTHA ELIZABETH SNYDER, b. August 16, 1863, Franklin Borough, Cambria Co., PA; d. February 19, 1915, Washington Twp. Cambria, Co., PA.
iii. FRANCIS C. SNYDER, b. 1865, Franklin Borough, Cambria Co., Pa; d. Bef. 1930.
3. iv. SAMUEL J. SNYDER, b. 1867, Franklin Borough, Cambria Co., Pa; d. June 25, 1940, Johnstown, Pa, Cambria Co.,.
4. v. CATHERINE S. SNYDER, b. 1869, Franklin Borough, Cambria Co., Pa; d. 1933, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA.
5. vi. LUELLA SNYDER, b. February 1873, Franklin Borough, Cambria Co., Pa; d. July 01, 1927, Park Hill, East Taylor Twp., Cambria Co., PA.
vii. POLLY M. SNYDER, b. Abt. 1878, Franklin Borough, Cambria Co., Pa; d. Bef. January 1930.
viii. PHILIP CHARLES SNYDER, b. 1879, Franklin Borough, Cambria Co., Pa; d. January 09, 1930, East Taylor Twp., Cambria Co., Pa,.
Notes for PHILIP CHARLES SNYDER:
Notes for Philip: Philip Charles Snyder died at the residence of his step-brother William Naugle, 100 Hinckston Street, in the 12th Ward of Johnstown.
Burial: Headrick's Union Cemetery, E. Taylor Twp.,
Generation No. 2
2. MARTHA ELIZABETH2 SNYDER (JOCOB (JOSEPH) B. JOHN1) was born August 16, 1863 in Franklin Borough, Cambria Co., PA, and died February 19, 1915 in Washington Twp. Cambria, Co., PA. She married ALEXANDER PAUL GEORGE Abt. 1879 in Cambria Co. PA., son of ALBERT GEORGE and CATHARINE SAYLOR.
Notes for MARTHA ELIZABETH SNYDER:
Burial: Lillydale Cemetery, Lilly Pa.
Notes for ALEXANDER PAUL GEORGE:
There is no headstone for Alex. His estate recorded in Cambria County Couthouse, #15454. Middle names fo Alexander and Martha were obtained from their children's marrage licenses. There is no marriage License for Alex since the county didn't start recording them until 1885. In his obituary, he says that he is the son of Albert.
They were a total of 13 children according to an obituary of one of the children, and according to the 1910 Census, 13 children were born to Alex and Martha and of the time of the census, 13 were still living. They claimed to have been married for 31 years in that census.
In the 1880 Census of Washington Twp., Alex's mother-in-law (widowed) and several of her children are living with Alex.
Burial: October 18, 1925, Lillydale Cemetery, Lilly PA.,
Census: 1910 Lilly, Cambria Co., PA.
Obit from Johnstown Tribune: ALEX GEORGE AGED 65 EXPIRES AT CASSANDRA
Funeral Sunday Afternoon at Lilly M.E. Church Relatives on Conemaugh
LILLY: October 16, Alex George aged about 65 years a native of Lilly and one of the best-known residents of the community, died of a complication of diseases yesterday at the home of his son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Swires, of Cassandra.
Funeral services will be held at 2 0'clock Sunday afternoon in the Lilly Methodist Episcopal Church, conducted by the Rev. A. R. Groves, Pastor. The deceased will be laid to rest in the Lillydell Cemetery alongside his wife, who passed away 15 years ago. Undertaker John E. Lowery will have charge of the funeral.
Mr. George had spent most of his life in Lilly. Since the death of his wife he made his home among his children. The deceased was a son of Mr. and Mrs. Albert George;
The following children survive: Albert George of Conemaugh: Earl George of Portage, Samuel George, of Conemaugh; Blair Reuben George of Juniata; Milton George, of Conemaugh; Mrs. Joseph Swires, of Cassandra; Mrs. Lavina Lingerfelt, of Conemaugh; Mrs. Cora Knepper of St. Michaels; Mrs. Nora Beach of Pittsburg; Mrs. Goldie Whip of Conemaugh, and Mrs. Mildred Knepper of Midland. He is also leaves three sisters, Mrs. Nora Leap, Mrs. Willliam Beck and Mrs. Sherman Allen, all of Lilly, Thirty-six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren also survive.
There is no headstone for Alex. His estate recorded in Cambria County Courthouse, #15454. Middle names for Alexander and Martha were obtained from their children's marriage licenses. There to a total of 13 children according to an obituary of on of the children, and according to the 1910 Census, 13 children were born to Alex and Martha and of the time of the census, 13 were still living. They claimed to have married for 31 years in that census.
In the 1880 Census of Washington Twp., Alex's mother in law (widowed and several of her children are living with Alex.