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Grace Marie ("Maria") Snouffer

Grace Marie ("Maria") Snouffer

Female 1904 - 1967  (63 years)

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  • Name Grace Marie ("Maria") Snouffer  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Nickname Maria 
    Born 10 Jun 1904  [3, 4, 6
    Gender Female 
    Occupation Professional - Bank building manager 
    Died 31 Dec 1967  Ft. Wayne, Allen Cnty, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Buried Prairie Grove Cem, Ft. Wayne, Allen Cnty, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    Person ID I11118  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2013 

    Father William Lyon Snouffer,   b. 12 Dec 1853, Juniata Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1924, Lewiston, Mifflin Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Emma Elizabeth Rodgers,   b. 5 Nov 1861, Reedsville, Mifflin Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1945, Ft. Wayne, Allen Cnty, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 28 Sep 1878  Grazierville, Blair Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10, 11
    Family ID F4037  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Clarence R. Hirschy,   b. 13 Jan 1897, Adams Cnty, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1981, Ft. Wayne, Allen Cnty, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married Y  [2, 12
    Children 
    +1. Luther Clarence Hirschy,   b. 1922, Ft. Wayne, Allen Cnty, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1997, Tampa, Hillsborough Cnty, FL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +2. Constance M. Hirschy,   b. Jul 1923
    +3. Richard Warren Hirschy,   b. 2 Dec 1924, Ft. Wayne, Allen Cnty, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 13 Jun 2013 
    Family ID F4043  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Obituary, unidentified Ft. Wayne, IN newspaper:
      "Mrs. Grace Marie Hirschy, 63 ... died at 7 p.m. yesterday in a local nursing home. Born in Pennsylvania, Mrs. Hirschy had lived in Fort Wayne 47 years. She retired in 1965 as assistant manager of the Fort Wayne Bank Building, was a member of the Fort Wayne Garden Club, and was a member and secretary of the Business and Professional Women's Association.
      "Surviving are her husband Clarence; two sons, Maj. Luther C. Hirschy, Aberdeen, Md., and Richard W., Fort Wayne; a daughter, Mrs. Constance M. Zollars, Fort Wayne; two brothers, Earl W. Snouffer, Fort Wayne, and Claire F. [sic] Snouffer, Lancaster, Calif.; four sisters, Mrs. Esther Marsh, Cleveland, Ohio, Mrs. Helen Minard, Mansfield, Ohio, Mrs. Ruth Baily, Tyrone, Pa. and Mrs. Lloyd Root, Bellwood, Pa; 15 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
      "Services will be at 3 p.m. Monday.... Burial will be in Prairie Grove Cemetery...."
    • (Research):
      There is confusion about her death date: different sources show 31 Dec 1967; 2 Dec 1967; and Aug 1966. A death cert needs to be obtained.

  • Sources 
    1. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (William L Snouffer: 30 Oct 1924).

    2. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Emma E Rodgers; 1 Oct 1945).

    3. [S902] PA Snouffers - "Jonathon"|, Anonymous, "Descendants of Jonathon Snouffer/Schnaufer", (Anonymous Pennsylvania or Indiana author and computer report publisher (5 Sep 2000)), pp. 4, 10.

    4. [S903] Lois S|, Lois Hall Snouffer, From Schnaufer to Snouffer, (Lois H. Snouffer & Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, IN 46802), 929.2 SN59SL (2013)., p. 85.

    5. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com).

    6. [S132] Tombstone|, Tombstone.

    7. [S902] PA Snouffers - "Jonathon"|, Anonymous, "Descendants of Jonathon Snouffer/Schnaufer", (Anonymous Pennsylvania or Indiana author and computer report publisher (5 Sep 2000)), p. 10.

    8. [S902] PA Snouffers - "Jonathon"|, Anonymous, "Descendants of Jonathon Snouffer/Schnaufer", (Anonymous Pennsylvania or Indiana author and computer report publisher (5 Sep 2000)), p. 2.

    9. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (William L Snouffer (30 Oct 1924).

    10. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 31325497 .

    11. [S903] Lois S|, Lois Hall Snouffer, From Schnaufer to Snouffer, (Lois H. Snouffer & Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, IN 46802), 929.2 SN59SL (2013)., p. 84.

    12. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Grace M Snouffer; 1968).