• [S10] Henry S. Bower, A genealogical record of the descendants of Daniel Stauffer and Hans Bauer and other pioneers: together with historical and biographical sketches, and a short history of the Mennonites (Harleysville, Pa.: News Printing House, 1897).
  • [S16] Letters of administration of the estate of Catherine Schultz of East Vincent Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania, granted by the Register of Wills of the County of Chester, 20 May 1905. File no. 30390 (Chester County Archives and Records, 601 Westtown Road, Suite 080, P.O. Box 2747, West Chester, Chester County, Pennsylvania).
  • [S48] Memorial card for the funeral of Adeline Heffner at St. Vincent Reform Cemetery, East Vincent, Pennsylvania, 29 March 1916 ( Among the personal papers of William S. Halteman, then of Spring City, Pennsylvania), inherited 1959 by Mary A. Wolfram, Northfield, N.J., and I have examined it with my own eyes.
  • [S120] A.J. Fretz, The Genealogical Record of the Descendants of Henry Stauffer: and other Stauffer Pioneers together with the historical and biographical sketches and Illustrated with portraits and other illustrations. (Harleysville, Pennsylvania: Press of The Harleysville News, 1899); this book can be found on the Internet at <<http://www.genalogicallibrary.com>> as a faithful word by word transcription, which was copied full text to an off-line file. It can also be found as digital images scanned on-line at HeritageQuest On-line.com <<http://www.heritagequestonline.com>>. Rev. Fretz states information was gathered from interviews with family members, family Bibles, letters, parish and public records in an attempt to preserve an accurate family history. He had done similar work for other families. Citations are mostly lacking. Hereinafter cited as The Stauffer-Stover Family History.
  • [S200] George F. P. Wanger, "Vincent Mennonite Church Burying Ground Near Spring City, Chester County, Pa., Formerly Known as "Rhoad's Mennonite Burying Ground"", National Genealogical Society Quarterly IX (January 1921). as contained on Family Archives CD 210 (Brøderbund Software, Inc., 1998) National Genealogical Society Quarterly volumes 1-85, 1600s-1900s.
  • [S245] Catharine Schultz household, 1880 U.S. census, Chester County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, East Vincent Township, enumeration district no. 91, supervisor's district no. 2, page 3; National Archives micro-publication T9, roll 1115, viewed at Images On-line Census Project of Ancestry.com <<http://www.ancestry.com>> page number 352C is stamped in the upper right hand corner.
  • [S318] 1830 U.S. census, Chester County, Pennsylvania, (Vincent Township), National Archives micropublication M19, roll 148, viewed at Images On-line Project of Ancestry.com and at HeritageQuest Online.com.
  • [S330] Christian Halderman entry, Register of Deaths for Chester County, Penna., vol. 1, transcribed by the American History class of James A. Jones, Ph.D. of West Chester University, West Chester, Pennsylvania and placed on the Internet at (http://courses.wcupa.edu/jones/his480/rod), Chester County Archives and Records, 601 Westtown Road, Suite 080, P.O. Box 2747, West Chester, Chester County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Register of Deaths.
  • [S355] Thomas Taylor household, 1920 U.S. census, Chester County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, East Vincent Township, enumeration district no. 36, supervisor's district no. 2, sheet 1B, dwelling 14, family 19; National Archives micropublication T625, roll 1550, viewed Images Online Census Project at Ancestry.com. <<http://www.ancestry.com>>
  • [S356] Thomas Taylor household, 1910 U.S. census, Chester County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, East Vincent Township, enumeration district no. 26, supervisor's district no. 2, sheet 12A, dwelling 214, family 258; National Archives micropublication T624, roll 1328, viewed Images Online Census Project at Ancestry.com. <<http://www.ancestry.com>>
  • [S370] Walter H. Davis household, 1920 U.S. census, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Philadelphia, Ward 40, enumeration district no. 1457, supervisor's district no. 1, sheet 24B, dwelling 489, family 586?; National Archives micropublication T625, roll 1641, viewed Images On-line Census Project of Ancestry.com <<http://www.ancestry.com>> The handwriting is heavy and at places illegible.
  • [S373] Christian Halteman household, 1870 U.S. census, Chester County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, East Vincent Township, Pughtown Post Office, page 40, dwelling 351, family 344; National Archives micropublication M593, roll 1323, viewed Images On-line Census Project at Ancestry.com. <<http://www.ancestry.com>>
  • [S375] Catherine Schultz household, 1870 U.S. census, Chester County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, East Vincent Township, Pughtown Post Office, page 41, dwelling 359, family 354; National Archives micropublication M593, roll 1323, viewed Images On-line Census Project at Ancestry.com. <<http://www.ancestry.com>>
  • [S386] Warren Halleman household, 1910 U.S census, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Philadelphia, Ward 34, enumeration district no. 834, supervisor's district no. 1, sheet 10B, dwelling 199, family 207; National Archives micropublication T624, roll 1406, viewed at Images On-line Census Project of Ancestry.com. <<http://www.ancestry.com>>
  • [S387] Mary Gresh household, 1910 U.S census, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Norristown borough, 5th Ward, enumeration district no. 117, supervisor's district no. 3, sheet 6C, dwelling 337, family 126; National Archives micropublication T624, roll 1379, viewed at Images On-line Census Project of Ancestry.com <<http://www.ancestry.com>> The enumerator had a strange way of numbering dwellings; he did not follow the printed instructions for that row. The sheet looks as if it was microfilmed in the negative. It is readable in the digitized form.
  • [S440] Warren Halteman household, 1900 U.S. census, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Philadelphia, 34th Ward, enumeration district no. 898, supervisor's district no. 1, sheet 11B, dwelling 272, family 284; National Archives micro-publication T623, roll 1476, viewed on-line at HeritageQuest Online <<http://www.heritagequestonline.com/>>.
  • [S450] Thomas Taylor household, 1900 U.S census, Chester County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, East Vincent Township, enumeration district no. 67, supervisor's district no. 2, sheet 4A, dwelling 76, family 76; National Archives micro-publication T623, viewed at the 1900 Census Project on-line at HeritageQuest Online.com. <<http://www.heritagequestonline.com/>>
  • [S451] Mary J Gresh household, 1900 U.S. census, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Norristown borough, 3rd Ward, enumeration district no. 235, supervisor's district no. 2, sheet 16A, dwelling 330, family 339; National Archives micro-publication T623, roll 1443, viewed at 1900 Census Project on-line at HeritageQuest Online.com. <<http://www.heritagequestonline.com/>>
  • [S496] John H Stauffer estate (1841), Chester County estate file number 10070 (West Vincent Township), Chester County Archives and Records, West Chester, Pennsylvania.
  • [S519] Christian Halteman household, 1880 U.S. census, Chester County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, East Vincent Township, enumeration district no. 91, supervisor's district no. 2, page 9, dwelling 78, family 90; National Archives micropublication T9, roll 1115, viewed Images On-line Census Project of Ancestry.com. <<http://www.ancestry.com>>
  • [S701] Robert Edmunds household, 1930 U.S. census, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Norristown borough, 9th Ward, 400 block, enumeration district no. 171, supervisor's district no. 22, sheet 5B, dwelling 78, family 87; National Archives micro-publication T626, roll 2083, viewed at Ancestry.com Images On-line Census Project, image 977.
  • [S827] Membership list, St. Vincent Reformed Church, East Vincent township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm no. 1598063, item 5, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • [S828] Register of Members, (1853-1939), St. Vincent Reformed Church, East Vincent township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm no. 1598063, item 6, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • [S835] Thomas Taylor-Laura Halteman marriage, 22 January 1898, in Register of Marriages, pgs. 66-67, line 2, the entry spans both pages, St. Vincent Reformed Church, East Vincent township, Chester County, Pennsylvania microfilm no. 1598063, Family History Library (FHL), Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • [S841] Petition for guardian, 11 August 1870, this source is a photocopy of the original and mailed to me 31 May 2002; there is no file number attached to this document, held in Chester County Archives and Records. 601 Westtown Road, Suite 080, P.O. Box 2747, West Chester, Chester County, Pennsylvania.
  • [S847] Warren Halteman reception into church membership, 6 November 1893, Consistory minutes book, St. Vincent Reformed Church minutes 1884-1928, East Vincent Township, Pennsylvania; microfilm no. 1598063, item 8, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • [S849] Mrs. Heffner in needy circumstances came to pastor's notice, 24 January 1897, Consistory minute book, St. Vincent Reformed Church minutes 1884-1928, East Vincent Township, Pa.; microfilm no. 1598063, item 8, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • [S851] J S Halteman nominated as church elder, 2 April 1908, Consistory minute book, St. Vincent Reformed Church minutes 1884-1928, East Vincent Township, Pennsylvania; microfilm no. 1598063, item 8, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • [S854] J. S. Halteman elected secretary of the church consistory, 15 July 1903, Consistory minute book, St. Vincent Reformed Church minutes 1884-1928, East Vincent Township, Pennsylvania; microfilm no. 1598063, item 8, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • [S879] A list of members taken in 1890 & 1892, St. Vincent Reformed Church, East Vincent township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm no. 1598063, item 9, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • [S1206] Daniel Hipple household, 1870 U.S. census, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania population schedule, Philadelphia 20th Ward, 66th District, Philadelphia post office, page 124, dwelling 806, family 895; National Archives micro-publication M593, roll 1407, image 127 and also as 126 of 180, viewed from Images Online project, Ancestry.com. <<http://www.ancestry.com/>>
  • [S1207] Daniel Hipple household, 1860 U.S. census, Chester County, Pennsylvania population schedule, East Pikeland, Phoeninville post office, page 19, 93 stamped, dwelling 137, family 137; National Archives micro-publication M653, roll 1093, image 95 also shown as 19 of 20, viewed on-line at Images Online Project of Ancestry.com. <<http://www.ancestry.com/>>
  • [S1208] Daniel Hipple household, 1850 U.S. census, Chester County, Pennsylvania population schedule, East Pikeland, page 6 stamped, dwelling 73, family 77; National Archives micro-publication M432, roll 765, the spaces for the city, county, state and enumerator's name are empty, image 14, also shown as 11 of 18, viewed on-line at Images On-line Project of Ancestry.com.<<http://www.ancestry.com/>>
  • [S1210] Daniel Hipple household, 1870 U.S. census, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania population schedule, Philadelphia 20th Ward, 66th District, 1253 Davis Street, Philadelphia post office, page 264 stamped, dwelling 1532; National Archives micro-publication M593, roll 1434, this is the second enumeration of this area, no family numbers were recorded, the ink the enumerator used is smeared, the page number he wrote is difficult to deciper, image 528, also shown as 129 of 182, viewed on-line from Images Online Project at Ancestry.com. <<http://www.ancestry.com/>>
  • [S1336] Louisa Halteman, death certificate no. 17101 (14 July 1914), Department of Records, Vital Statistics, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania microfilm 1429044, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. On-line at FamilySearch.org <http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/>.
  • [S1361] Interview with Mary A (Halteman) Wolfram (Northfield, New Jersey), by Charles W Wolfram. Transcript held by Charles W. Wolfram (Northfield, New Jersey). The informant is the mother of the interviewer.
  • [S1381] Josiah Halteman household, 1930 U.S. census, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Royersford borough, 2nd ward, enumeration district 46-130, supervisor's district 22, sheet 13A, dwelling 304, family 315; National Archives micro-publication T626, roll 2084, transcribed with a heavy hand and is at places difficult to read. Viewed on-line at HeritageQuest.com. <<http://www.heritagequestonline.com/>>
  • [S1414] Warren Halteman household, 1930 U.S. census, Camden County, New Jersey, population schedule, Pennsauken Township, enumeratation district no. 4-162, supervisor's district no. 12, sheet 12A, page 228 (stamped), dwelling 306, family 277; National Archives micro-publication T626, roll 1324, viewed on HeritageQuest.com. The handwriting is very fine and excellent.
  • [S1415] Warren S Halteman household, 1920 U.S. census, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Philadelphia, 56th Division, 46th Ward, enumeration district no. 1776, supervisor's district no. 1, sheet 5A, dwelling 115, family 124; National Archives micro-publication T625, roll 1647, viewed on HeritageQuest.com.
  • [S1631] Montgomery County Pennsylvania Marriage license docket volume 1 (1885-1886), Orphans Court, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. FHL Microfilm no. 926609, image 208, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Online <https://www.familysearch.org/>. Hereinafter cited as Montgomery County Marriages.
  • [S1645] Women Give Bazaar to assist Firemen: Friends of Humane Engine Company of Royersford working hard in their interest, Philadelphia Inquirer (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), 3 December 1911, p. 10, digitized on-line at Genealogy Bank.com,. <<http://www.genealogybank.com/>>
  • [S1690] Josiah S Halteman household, 1940 U.S. census, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Royersford borough, 2nd Ward, enumeration district no. 46-188, supervisor's district no. 17, sheet no. 17A, household 360; National Archives micro-publication T627, roll 3584, live-in housekeeper Bertha Favmger supplied the information to the enumerator, digital images online at HeritageQuest.com (http://persi.heritagequestonline.com/hqoweb/library/do/…).
  • [S1726] Death register of Dover, Massachusetts, p. 6, III. Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, image 685 of 1021 images, Ancestry.com.
  • [S1727] Jacob Heffner-Addie Hipple marriage, 22 February 1887, in Records of Trinity Evangelical Reformed Church (English), 436, arranged by date, eighth entry, Trinity United Church of Christ, Pottstown, Pennsylvania "Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records 1708-1985," digitizied images at Ancestry.com, http://www.ancestry.com
  • [S1728] Wilmer L Reinford, Burials in Worcester, or Methacton, Mennonite Cemetery, Fairview Village, Montgomery County, Copied from Gravestones (1967) The transcriptions were done in 1966, digitizied images at Ancestry.com, (http://www.ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as Burials in Worcester.
  • [S1730] Adeline Heffner, death certificate no. 32439 (27 March 1916), Department of Health, Division of Vital Records, 101 South Mercer Street, P.O. Box 1528, New Castle, Pennsylvania Digital images. "Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963," Ancestry.com.
  • [S1740] Halteman names children Beneficiaries to estate, Pottstown Mercury (Pottstown, Pennsylvania), 24 Ocober 1945, page 12, column 1, digital images on-line at Newspapers.com, (http://www.newspapers.com/).
  • [S1742] "U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 31 March 2015), card for Waren Halteman, no. 37-6-18C, serial no. 3147, draft registration board, 55th & Pine, Philadelphia, Penna. Citing World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, National Archives micro-publication M1509.
  • [S1749] Laura H Taylor, death certificate no. 45407 (27 April 1929), Department of Health, Division of Vital Records, 101 South Mercer Street, P.O. Box 1528, New Castle, Pennsylvania Digital images online Ancestry.com "Pennsylvania. Death Certificates, 1906-1963."
  • [S1762] Mrs Mary Gresh, death certificate no. 781 (19 January 1933), Department of Health, Division of Vital Records, 101 South Mercer Street, P.O. Box 1528, New Castle, Pennsylvania Digital images online Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com) "Pennsylvania. Death Certificates, 1906-1963."