From Europe to Mid-America

Julia Morgan Snouffer

Julia Morgan Snouffer

Female 1875 - 1951  (75 years)

Personal Information    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Julia Morgan Snouffer  [1, 2, 3
    Born 29 Jul 1875  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Died 21 May 1951  Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried Laytonsville Cem, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Person ID I1812  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 31 May 2010 

    Father George Fenton Snouffer,   b. Feb 1838, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1904, Gaithersburg, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Mother Mary Morgan Hebb,   b. Jan 1836, Shepherdstown, Jefferson Cnty, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1914, Washington, D.C. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Marriage License Date 20 Aug 1859  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Married 19 Oct 1859  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Family ID F226  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Lyde Griffith,   b. 28 May 1871, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1915, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Married 5 Dec 1894  Gaithersburg, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 10, 12, 13
    Children 
     1. Mary Ann Griffith,   b. 6 Mar 1896, Laytonsville, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1945, Olney, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
    +2. Julia Louisa Griffith,   b. 24 Dec 1897, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1970, York, York Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F643  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Merle E. Becraft,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Y  [1, 14
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2011 
    Family ID F644  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1880 census lists "Snouffer, Julia," 6, living with her parents and siblings, together with a servant and a cook. 1880 U.S. Census, Buckeystown Dist, Frederick Cnty, MD (T 9, Roll 509, stamped p. 7)[LDS Film 1254509].

      The Montgomery County [MD] Sentinel, p. 3 (13 Jan 1893), reported: "There was a hop at the Olney Grange Hall, given by the Olney Dance Club, on the 27th, ult [27 Dec 1892]. The names mentioned are ... J. F.[sic] Snouffer, Julia Snouffer, ***." John D. Bowman, Guide to Selections from the Montgomery County [MD] Sentinel, 1893-1896, p. 2 (2007). The Sentinel also noted, p. 3 (7 Apr 1893), that "There was a party at the home of Mr. G. W. C. Beall, on Tuesday evening [4 Apr]. Those present included ... John H. Snouffer, Miss Snouffer, ***." Bowman, Guide ... 1893-1896, p. 16.

      According to the Sentinel, p. 3 (7 Dec 1894): "Mr. Lyde Griffith and Miss Julia M. Snouffer were married in Ascension Church, Gaithersburg, on Wednesday [5 Dec]. Others mentioned are Wm. H. Griffith, Rev. A. S. Johns, Rose Snouffer, Mollie Warfield, John Snouffer, Israel Warfield, McCubbin Waters, Cranmer Griffith, and Laura Trennis." John D. Bowman, Guide to Selections from the Montgomery County [MD] Sentinel, 1893 - 1896, p. 95 (2007).

      The 1900 census lists Julia M, 24, born in Maryland in July 1875, living with her husband Lyde Griffith, daughter Mary A, cousin Henry Griffith, and sister-in-law Julia F. Snouffer and her daughter Elizabeth. 1900 U.S. Census, 1st Dist, Montgomery Cnty, MD ( T 623, Roll 625, stamped p. 11).

      In Feb 2005, the Montgomery Cnty, MD, Historical Society provided the following information, under a label "Sentinel Abstracts File":
      "CRAMER, Elizabeth M. (Mrs.)[Elizabeth Moffett Snouffer]
      "died at her home in Bethesda.... She is survived by ... [sister] Mrs. Julia Becraft of Laytonsville....
      "April 29, 1943"

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

    2. [S37] Ancestry Tree - Mann|, James D. Hug, "Mann_2011-12-09", (Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/33020986/listofallpeople).

    3. [S705] Ancestry Tree - Jason Snouffer|, Jason Snouffer, "Our Histree", (Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/17434195/listofallpeople ).

    4. [S190] MD Census 1900, 1-D, Mont |, Maryland, Montgomery Cnty, 1st Dist., 1900 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T623, Roll 625, p. 11).

    5. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 36425880.

    6. [S52] Myers Marriages 3|, Margaret E. Myers, MARRIAGE LICENSES OF FREDERICK COUNTY [MD], 1841-1865, (Family Line Publications, Westminster, MD : 1988), pp.107,217.

    7. [S85] Spangler, Mary Snouffer|, Mary Snouffer Spangler, "Ancestor Chart", (Report to James Wood, Jr. : 7 Jan 1980).

    8. [S96] Ames, Margaret|, Margaret Finn Ames, "Family Group Sheets", (Margaret F. Ames : 1965 - 1993).

    9. [S31] Thomas, G.L.|, George Leicester Thomas, GENEALOGY OF THE ENGLISH THOMAS FAMILY, (G.L.Thomas, Adamstown, MD : 1956), pp. 91, 92.

    10. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Mary M. Snouffer; 28 Oct 1914).

    11. [S17] Charlotte Layton - 2 |, Charlotte Harper Layton, "Layton Family Tree" , (www.Ancestry.com; contact Charlotte Layton at cmairelayton@aol.com).

    12. [S187] Montgomery Marriages|, Janet T. Manuel, Marriage Licenses, Montgomery County, MD, 1798-1898, (Family Line Publications, Silver Spring, MD : 1987), pp. 129, 291.

    13. [S191] Newspaper - Sentinel (93-96)|, John D. Bowman, Guide to Selections from the Montgomery County [MD] Sentinel, 1893 - 1896, (Heritage Books, Inc., Westminster, MD : 2007), p. 95.

    14. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", Sentinnel (29 Apr 1943).