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Solomon Lighter / Leiter

Solomon Lighter / Leiter

Male 1813 - 1876  (62 years)

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  • Name Solomon Lighter / Leiter  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 25 Dec 1813  Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4
    Gender Male 
    AFN CHM2-RL 
    Occupation Construction - Carpenter 
    Died 15 Jun 1876  Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Green Lawn Cem, Columbus, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I1164  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2016 

    Family Mary Snouffer,   b. 18 Nov 1819, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1890, Columbus, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Children 
     1. Mary Ann Lighter / Leiter,   b. 1837, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1879, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
    +2. Rebecca A. Lighter / Leiter,   b. 13 Jun 1840, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1907, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     3. John H. Lighter / Leiter,   b. 28 Oct 1845, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1886, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
     4. Susan Elizabeth Lighter / Leiter,   b. 17 May 1850, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1935, Canton, Stark Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     5. Alice Emma Lighter / Leiter,   b. 19 May 1853, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1943, Columbus, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     6. Simon Lighter / Leiter,   b. 8 Jul 1858, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1879, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)
    Last Modified 27 Mar 2016 
    Family ID F395  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Solomon Lighter
    Solomon Lighter
    Green Lawn Cemetery
    Solomon and Mary Snouffer Lighter Family
    Solomon and Mary Snouffer Lighter Family
    Green Lawn Cemetery

  • Notes 
    • The 1860 census lists "Solomon Lighter," 46, a carpenter, living with his wife Mary Lighter, 40, and the following children: Mary A., 22; Rebecca, 20; John 14; Susan, 9; and Alice, 7. The census reports that both parents were born in Maryland, and that all the children were born in Ohio. 1860 U.S. Census, 4th Ward, Columbus, Franklin Cnty, OH (M 653, Roll 964, stamped pp. 292-293).
    • In 1870 the census shows Solomon Lighter, 59, and his wife Mary, 52, living with the following children: Mary A., 30; John, 24; Alice E., 16; and Simon, 12. Both Solomon and his son John were carpenters; Mary Ann was a dress maker; Alice worked in a factory; and Simon was still in school. 1870 U.S. Census, 5th Ward, Columbus, Franklin Cnty, OH (M 593, Roll 1201, stamped p. 249B).

  • Sources 
    1. [S989] GreenLawnCem - Columbus|, Green Lawn Cemetery, Green Lawn Cemetery, Columbus, Ohio, (Online database, http://greenlawn.delaohio.com/greenlawn/greenlawndata/l.txt), p. 80.

    2. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 69227111.

    3. [S68] Gervaise|, Gervaise Dynes-Wolak, "Snouffer2.ftw" and subsequent Email reports to Wm. C. Snouffer, (Gervaise Dynes-Wolak, Email: ten8ious@msn.com).

    4. [S990] OH Census 1860, Franklin, Franklin Cnty, Ohio; 1860 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (M653, Roll 964, pp. 292-293).