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Otho ("Bunt") Thomas Snouffer

Otho ("Bunt") Thomas Snouffer

Male 1846 - 1906  (59 years)

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  • Name Otho ("Bunt") Thomas Snouffer  [1, 2
    Nickname Bunt 
    Born 25 Oct 1846  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Apr 1906  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Buried Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I330  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2011 

    Father George Washington Snouffer,   b. 3 Dec 1824, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1893, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Ellen Thomas,   b. 11 Sep 1827, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1858, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years) 
    Marriage License Date 8 Jan 1846  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Married Aft 8 Jan 1846  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8
    Family ID F93  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1850 Maryland census lists Otho as a 3 yr old boy living with his parents. 1850 U.S. Census, Buckeystown twsp, Frederick Cnty, MD (p. 221).

      The 1870 census lists "Otho T." as a 23-yr old man, born in Maryland, living at home with his father and siblings. 1870 U.S. Census, Adamstown P.O., Frederick Cnty, MD (M 593, Roll 586, stamped p. 23).

      D.J. Lake's ATLAS OF FREDERICK COUNTY MARYLAND, p. 7 (C.O. Titus & Co., Philadelphia, PA; 1873) contains a map showing property owned by "O.T. Snouffer," a mile or so west of Licksville, and next to his father's grist mill.

      The 1880 census lists "Snauffer, Otha T," a 33 year old farmer, living with a white housekeeper, a white laborer, and a black servant. 1880 U.S. Census, Buckeystown Dist, Frederick Cnty, MD (T 9, Roll 509, stamped p. 3).

      The 1900 census shows Otho T. Snouffer, 53, born Oct. 1846, a farmer living next door to his half-first cousin "Louis A" Snouffer, 25 yrs old, born Mar 1875, also a farmer, living with his wife "Rebecca", 24, born Mar 1876, and their son George L, 10-months old, born July 1899. 1900 U.S. Census, Buckeystown prct, Frederick Cnty, MD (T 623, Roll 622, stamped pp. 19-20).

      The family memorial stone is located in Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Frederick, MD. That stone is engraved on all four sides. The front lists Otho's parents and siblings. On one side it says: "In loving rememberance of | Otho T. Snouffer | Son of | Geo. W. and Elizabeth E. | Snouffer | Oct. 23, 1846 - Apr. 9, 1906."

  • Sources 
    1. [S53] Myers, Margaret E.|, Margaret E. Myers, "Report to Wm. N. Snouffer" : 26 Feb 1986, (Margaret E. Myers, 317 East 3d St, Frederick MD 21701).

    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. [S56] Names in Stone|, Jacob Mehrling Holdcraft, NAMES IN STONE, (Ann Arbor, MI : 1966), p.1070.

    4. [S31] Thomas, G.L.|, George Leicester Thomas, GENEALOGY OF THE ENGLISH THOMAS FAMILY, (G.L.Thomas, Adamstown, MD : 1956), p. 93.

    5. [S484] RootsWeb WC - Bruners|, Maurice Woehrle, "Bruners of Schifferstadt", (Rootsweb World Connect Project, Online database: http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=mwoehrle (Jan 2008); mawoehrle@verizon.net. See also: Maurice Woehrle, "The Brunners of Schifferstadt in the United States of America," www.geocities.com/~mwoehrle : 2008).

    6. [S52] Myers Marriages 3|, Margaret E. Myers, MARRIAGE LICENSES OF FREDERICK COUNTY [MD], 1841-1865, (Family Line Publications, Westminster, MD : 1988), pp.217,233.

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

    8. [S32] RootsWeb WC - MD Families|, Nancy Jacobsen, "Maryland Families", (RootsWeb World Connect Project, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=6105334 ; Email: njacobsen@charter.net : Jan 2008).