John B. Stauffer

M, b. 14 October 1810, d. 1 October 1855
FatherJohn H. Stauffer1 b. 26 Mar 1767, d. 7 Feb 1841
MotherDeborah Ziegler Bauer b. 23 Dec 1771, d. 19 May 1863
     John B. Stauffer was born on 14 October 1810 in Vincent Township, in what later became West Vincent Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania.2,3,4 Conflicting evidence states that John was born circa 1805 in Chester County, Pennsylvania.5 He was the son of John H. Stauffer and Deborah Ziegler Bauer.1 John B. Stauffer married Margaret Yocum. John B. Stauffer was a farmer.6 He and Margaret lived in June 1850 in Limerick Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.7 John B. Stauffer died on 1 October 1855 at age 44 years, 11 months and 17 days.8,9 He was buried in Trappe Church, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.9,10
      John was listed as the head of a family on the 1830 Census in Vincent Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. He was recorded as a free white male at least twenty years and under thirty years old.11 He appeared in the census enumerated on 9 August 1850 in Limerick Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, as the head of the household. He was recorded as being a 45-year-old male who was born in Chester County, Pennsylvania, and was employed as a farmer6.

Family

Margaret Yocum b. 19 Dec 1802, d. 16 May 1881
Children
  • Anna Stauffer b. 16 May 1830, d. 19 Jun 1878
  • Sarah Stauffer b. 16 May 1830, d. b 1899
  • Marlin Stauffer12 b. c 1 Jan 1835, d. 14 Jul 1836
  • Enos Stauffer b. c 1840, d. b 1899

Citations

  1. [S496] Petition for an Inquest, John H Stauffer estate, file number 10070 (West Vincent Township), Chester County Archives and Records.
  2. [S113] Stauffer Genealogical Database, 1998-1999.
  3. [S120] A.J. Fretz, The Stauffer-Stover Family History, 248, date only.
  4. [S1379] John Stauffer family tombstones, St Luke's United Church of Christ-Reformed Cemetery, Trappe, Upper Providence Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, unpaginated, calculated from age at death of 44 years, 11 months, 17 days, no place. FHL Microfilm no. 1905897, item 10.
  5. [S698] 1850 U.S. census, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Limerick Township, page 78, dwelling 45, family 46, line 17, age given as 45, birthplace as Chester County, Pa.
  6. [S698] 1850 U.S. census, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Limerick Township, page 78, dwelling 45, family 46, line 17.
  7. [S698] 1850 U.S. census, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Limerick Township, page 78, dwelling 45, family 46.
  8. [S120] A.J. Fretz, The Stauffer-Stover Family History, 248.
  9. [S1379] John Stauffer family tombstones, St Luke's United Church of Christ-Reformed Cemetery, Trappe, Upper Providence Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, unpaginated. FHL Microfilm no. 1905897, item 10.
  10. [S10] Henry S. Bower, Genealogical Record of Daniel Stauffer and Hans Bauer, 53.
  11. [S318] 1830 U.S. census, Chester County, Pennsylvania, (Vincent Township), page 166, line 27.
  12. [S200] George F. P. Wanger, "Vincent Mennonite Church Burying Ground", 63.

Margaret Yocum

F, b. 19 December 1802, d. 16 May 1881
     Margaret Yocum was born on 19 December 1802.1,2,3 She married John B. Stauffer, son of John H. Stauffer and Deborah Ziegler Bauer. Margaret Yocum and John lived in June 1850 in Limerick Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.4 Margaret Yocum died on 16 May 1881 at age 78 years, 4 months and 27 days.1,2 She was buried in Trappe Church, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.2,5
      Margaret was probably a free white female, age 20 and under 30, in John B. Stauffer's household, on the 1830 Census in Vincent Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania.6 Margaret Yocum appeared in the census enumerated on 9 August 1850 in Limerick Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, in the household of John B. Stauffer. She was recorded as being a 48-year-old female who ws born in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania7.

Family

John B. Stauffer b. 14 Oct 1810, d. 1 Oct 1855
Children
  • Anna Stauffer b. 16 May 1830, d. 19 Jun 1878
  • Sarah Stauffer b. 16 May 1830, d. b 1899
  • Marlin Stauffer8 b. c 1 Jan 1835, d. 14 Jul 1836
  • Enos Stauffer b. c 1840, d. b 1899

Citations

  1. [S120] A.J. Fretz, The Stauffer-Stover Family History, 248.
  2. [S1379] John Stauffer family tombstones, St Luke's United Church of Christ-Reformed Cemetery, Trappe, Upper Providence Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, unpaginated. FHL Microfilm no. 1905897, item 10.
  3. [S698] 1850 U.S. census, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Limerick Township, page 78, dwelling 45, family 46, line 18, age given as 48, birthplace as Montgomery County, Pa.
  4. [S698] 1850 U.S. census, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Limerick Township, page 78, dwelling 45, family 46.
  5. [S10] Henry S. Bower, Genealogical Record of Daniel Stauffer and Hans Bauer, 53.
  6. [S318] 1830 U.S. census, Chester County, Pennsylvania, (Vincent Township), page 166, line 27.
  7. [S698] 1850 U.S. census, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Limerick Township, page 78, dwelling 45, family 46, line 18.
  8. [S200] George F. P. Wanger, "Vincent Mennonite Church Burying Ground", 63.

Jacob Longacre

M, b. 12 November 1800, d. 5 February 1860
FatherDavid Longacre1 b. 25 Dec 1759, d. 5 May 1826
MotherDebora Ziegler b. 4 Jul 1761, d. 28 Jan 1825
     Jacob Longacre was born on 12 November 1800 in Black Rock, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. He was the son of David Longacre and Debora Ziegler.1 Jacob Longacre lived in 1830 in Upper Providence Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.1 He married Sarah B. Stauffer, daughter of John H. Stauffer and Deborah Ziegler Bauer, on 7 December 1830 in Vincent Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania.1,2 Jacob Longacre died on 5 February 1860 in West Penn Township, Schuykill County, Pennsylvania, at age 59 years, 2 months and 24 days. Jacob was probably a free white male, age under 10, in David Longacre's household on the 1810 Census in Upper Providence Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.3 Jacob was probably a free white male, age 16 and under 26, in David Longacre's household, on the 1820 Census in Upper Providence Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.4 Jacob Longacre appeared in the census enumerated in 1840 in East Vincent Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. Jacob was recorded as the head of a seven person household consisting of two free white males under the age of five years, one free white male of 15 years and under 20 years of age, one free white male of 20 years and under 30 years of age, one free white female under the age of five years, one free white female of 20 years and under 30 years of age, and one free white female of 60 and under 70 years of age. Three of these persons were engaged in manufacture or trade as an occupation.5

Family

Sarah B. Stauffer b. c 1806, d. b 1880
Children
  • David Longacre
  • Mary Longacre
  • Harriet Longacre
  • Joel Longacre
  • Jacob Longacre
  • Sallie Longacre

Citations

  1. [S1365] Church Record Book, 1733-1833: 197, East Vincent Reformed Church. FHL microfilm no.1905897, item no. 6.
  2. [S113] Stauffer Genealogical Database, 1998-1999.
  3. [S1479] 1810 U.S. census, Upper Providence Township, page 189, line 48.
  4. [S1478] 1820 U.S. census, Upper Providence Township, page 187, 175 stamped, line 29.
  5. [S323] 1840 U.S. census, Chester County, Pennsylvania, (East Vincent Township), page 293, line 3.