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Philip W. Ranneberger

Philip W. Ranneberger

Male 1840 - 1915  (~ 74 years)

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  • Name Philip W. Ranneberger 
    Born Jun 1840  Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 1915  [2
    Buried Nixon Twsp Cem, Weldon, Dewitt Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I4730  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 31 May 2010 

    Father Stephen Thomas Ranneberger,   b. 4 Aug 1802, Middletown, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1876, Springfield, Sangamon Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Susanna Michael,   b. 20 Jul 1801, Middletown, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1864, Springfield, Sangamon Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 14 Jan 1832  [1, 3, 4
    Family ID F1712  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane,   b. Jan 1851, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1939  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Married 1868  [1, 5
    Children 
     1. Oren Ranneberger,   b. Apr 1880, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Harrison Ranneberger,   b. Jul 1885, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1941  (Age ~ 55 years)
     3. Nellie Ranneberger,   b. Jul 1889, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F1786  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1850 Ohio census lists his father "Stephen Reneberg," a 47 yr old farmer, born in Maryland, living with his mother Susanna, 48, also born in Maryland, sister Sarah, 18, born in Maryland, and the following children all born in Ohio: Susan, 16; Jane, 14; Philip, 11; Mary, 9; Joseph, 7; and John 6. «i»1850 U.S. Census, «/i»Perry Twsp, Franklin Cnty, OH (M 432, Roll 680, stamped p. 236; family # 82)[the census indexer lists this surname as Romberg].

      The family lived 2 houses from the Michael "Snoffer" family. («i»Ibid., «/i»family # 79) Living next door to her family was his brother "Wm. H Ranaberger," 24, born in Maryland, his wife Elizabeth, 24, and son Marion, 3, both of whom were born in Ohio. «i»1850 U.S. Census, «/i»Perry Twsp, Franklin Cnty, OH (M 432, Roll 680, stamped p. 237; family # 83). Next to him was another brother, Adam Ranneberger, 22, born in Maryland, and his wife Ann, 19, born in Ohio. («i»Ibid., «/i»family # 84).

      The 1900 census records that Philip, 60, is living with his wife of 32 years, Jane, 49, and three children born in Illinois: sons Oren, 20, born Apr 1880, and Harrison, 14, born Jul 1885; and daughter Nellie, 10, born July 1889. [The page listing Philip and data about him is completely illegible; his age is derived from the index.] «i»1900 U.S. Census«/i», Goose Crk twsp, Piatt Cnty, IL (T 623, Roll 336, stamped p. 87).

  • Sources 
    1. [S319] Gervaise - Ranneberger|, Gervaise Dynes-Wolak, "Descendants of Philip Henry Renneberger" [sic], (Email report from ten8ious@msn.com to Wm. C. Snouffer : n.d.).

    2. [S132] Tombstone|, Tombstone.

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

    4. [S313] OH Census 1850, Perry|, Ohio, Franklin Cnty, Perry Twsp, 1850 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (M432, Roll 680, p. 236).

    5. [S326] IL Census 1900, Piatt|, Illinois, Piatt Cnty, Goose Crk Twsp, 1900 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T623, Roll 336, p 87) (Reliability: 2).