Joseph Detweiler

M, b. 15 January 1820, d. 10 June 1895
FatherDaniel Detweiler b. 10 May 1792, d. 1 Nov 1832
MotherCatharine Reiff b. 8 Mar 1794, d. 14 Jan 1855
     Joseph Detweiler was born on 15 January 1820.1,2 He was the son of Daniel Detweiler and Catharine Reiff. Joseph Detweiler married Rachel Schultz, daughter of Jacob Schultz and Magdalena Gerhard, on 4 November 1843.1 Joseph Detweiler was a shoemaker in June 1880.3 He died on 10 June 1895 at age 75 years, 4 months and 26 days.1
      He appeared in the census enumerated on 7 June 1880 in Maisier Street, Norristown borough, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, as the head of the household. He was recorded as being a 58-year-old married white male who was born in Pennsylvania to parents who also were born in Pennsylvania. He was employed as a shoemaker4.

Family

Rachel Schultz b. 28 Aug 1814, d. 31 Dec 1898
Children
  • Jacob S. Detweiler5 b. 15 Jan 1846, d. 18 Aug 1901
  • Kate Detweiler1 b. 25 Sep 1848
  • Mary Detweiler5 b. 19 Oct 1850

Citations

  1. [S359] Samuel Kriebel Brecht, Genealogical Record of the Schwenkfelder Families, 1193.
  2. [S733] 1880 U.S. census, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Borough of Norristown, 1st Ward, enumeration district no. 47, supervisor's district no. 4, page 30, dwelling 289, family 290, line 25, age given (incorrectly) as 58, birthplace Pennsylvania.
  3. [S733] 1880 U.S. census, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Borough of Norristown, 1st Ward, enumeration district no. 47, supervisor's district no. 4, page 30, dwelling 289, family 290, line 25.
  4. [S733] 1880 U.S. census, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Borough of Norristown, 1st Ward, enumeration district no. 47, supervisor's district no. 4, page 30, dwelling 289, family 290, line 25, a checkmark is in the field asking number of months unemployed and there is n indication what a check mark means.
  5. [S359] Samuel Kriebel Brecht, Genealogical Record of the Schwenkfelder Families, 1193, 1201.