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Martina Adelaide Scheid

Martina Adelaide Scheid

Female 1856 - 1926  (69 years)

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  • Name Martina Adelaide Scheid  [1, 2
    Born 30 Jul 1856  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    AFN 2T6K-WL4 
    Died 22 Jul 1926  Potomac, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 6, 7
    Buried Potomac Methodist Cem, Potomac, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I338  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2018 

    Father William Harrison Sheid,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Susan Thomas,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Y  [8
    Family ID F240  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Benjamin Rawlings Snouffer,   b. 7 Mar 1853, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1932, Potomac, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 24 Oct 1878  [3, 4, 6
    Children 
     1. Maybelle Eleanor Snouffer,   b. 24 Mar 1879, Buckeystown, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1951, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. George Walter Snouffer,   b. 10 Aug 1881,   d. 28 Mar 1902  (Age 20 years)
     3. Charles Edward Snouffer,   b. 10 Jan 1883, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1951, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     4. Frances "Fannie" Marie Snouffer,   b. 28 May 1887, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1960, Rockville, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     5. Roy Benjamin Snouffer,   b. 28 Jan 1889, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1947, Washington, D.C. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     6. Ruth Adelaide Snouffer,   b. 16 Jul 1891,   d. 14 Mar 1983, Rockville, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     7. Otho Leo ("Jack") Snouffer,   b. 7 Jul 1896, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1952, Baltimore, Baltimore Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     8. Joseph Fulton Snouffer,   b. 8 Mar 1900,   d. 3 Jun 1955, Potomac, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F100  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1880 census lists "Adelaide," 23, living with her husband "Snauffer, Benjamin" and baby daughter "Mabel," 10 months old, born in August. Also in the household were a white married couple who were servants, and a black man servant. 1880 U.S. Census, Buckeystown Dist, Frederick Cnty, MD (T9, Roll 509, stamped p. 6).
    • The 1900 census lists Adelaide, 45, born in Maryland in July 1856, living with her husband of 21 years, Benjamin, Benjamin, 47, and living with him and their children "Mable E," George W, Charles E, Fannie M, Roy B, and Ruth A. The census reports that Adelaide had given birth to 10 children, 8 of whom were still living. 1900 U.S. Census, Potomac Dist, Montgomery Cnty, MD (T 623, Roll 625, stamped p. 235).
    • Obituary, The [Frederick, MD] Daily News, p. 4 (28 Jul 1926):
      "Mrs. Benjamin R. Snouffer.
      "Mrs. Adelaide Snouffer, wife of Benjamin R. Snouffer and daughter of the late Walter H. and Susan Sheid, of Frederick county, died at her home at Potomac, July 22, aged seventy years.
      "Funeral was conducted by Rev. Harry L. Coffman at Potomac chapel, July 24. The remains were interred in the cemetery nearby. Six nephews served as pallbearers: Chas. Batlzell, Thurmont; Paul Snouffer, Washington; Harry Penn, Frank Watson, Baltimore; Harry Thomas, Ashby Snouffer, Adamstown.
      "Mrs. Snouffer is survived by her husband and three daughters and four sons: Mrs. E. W. Long, Roy and Otho Snouffer of Washington, Mrs. Max Wenner, Rocksville; Mrs. Gorman Butler, Poolesville; and Chas. and Joe Snouffer, at home; also two sisters, Mrs. Mary Baltzell, Thurmont, and Mrs. Lottie Chatham, Berlin, Md."

      In Feb 2005, the Montgomery Cnty, MD, Historical Society provided the following information, under a label "Sentenniel Abstracts File":
      "SNOUFFER, ADELAIDE
      "age 70, wife of Benjamin B. [sic] Snouffer and daughter of the late Walter H. and Susan Shield [sic] of Frederick Co., died at her home at Potomac on Jul. 22nd, leaving 6 nephews: Charles Baltzell, Thurmont, Md.; Paul Snouffer, Washington; Harry Penn and Frank Watson, both of Baltimore; Harry Thomas and Ashby Thomas, both of Adamstown; her husband; 4 sons and 3 daughters: Mrs. E. W. Long, Roy Snouffer and Otho Snouffer, all of Washington; Mrs. Max Wenner, Rockville; Mrs. Gorman Butler, Poolesville; Charles Snouffer and Joseph Snouffer, both at home; 2 sisters: Mrs. Mary Baltzell, Thurmont and Mrs. Lottie Chatham, Berlin, Md. Buried - Cemetery at Potomac Chapel.
      "Jul 30, 1926"

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Personal |, Person Named, Spouse, or close Relative or Friend, (Ben & Diana Snouffer) (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 31199150 .

    3. [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).

    4. [S31] Thomas, G.L.|, George Leicester Thomas, GENEALOGY OF THE ENGLISH THOMAS FAMILY, (G.L.Thomas, Adamstown, MD : 1956), p. 93 (Reliability: 3).

    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. [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).

    7. [S485] MD Archives B of V Stats|, MD Dep't of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Death Records, Counties, Index (1910-1951), MSA SE 7 , (Maryland State Archives, Annapolis, MD; http://mdvitalrec.net/cfm/dsp_search.cfm ), (MSA SE 7-73, p. 471) (Reliability: 2).

    8. [S50] Thomas, Carl|, Carl Thomas, "Thomas Family Web Page", (Carl Thomas, www.lock4.com/carl).