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Rachel Myers

Rachel Myers

Female 1823 - 1870  (47 years)

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  • Name Rachel Myers  [1, 2
    Born 11 Jul 1823  Frederick (Now Carroll) Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Died 26 Jul 1870  Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Krider's (St.Benjamin's) Luth. Ch. Cem, Westminster, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I836  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 28 Feb 2014 

    Father Jacob C. Myers,   b. 17 Apr 1784,   d. 23 Mar 1857, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Rachel Schnauffer / Snouffer,   b. 25 Jan 1790, Frederick (Now Carroll) Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1855, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Family ID F37  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emanuel R. Wantz / Wentz,   b. 25 Oct 1823, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1897, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 8 Feb 1851  [1, 7
    Children 
    +1. William Henry Wantz Wentz,   b. 11 Nov 1851, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1920, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     2. Savannah H. Louisa Wantz / Wentz,   b. 8 Jun 1853, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1862, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 8 years)
    +3. Mary Alice Wantz / Wentz,   b. 6 Mar 1856, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1920, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +4. Romanus Jacob Wantz / Wentz,   b. 29 Sep 1857, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1936, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 28 Feb 2014 
    Family ID F4366  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1850 census lists her mother Rachel, 54, living with her father "Jacob C. Myers," 64, and three of their children: Emanuel, 21; Rachel, 19; and Noah, 18. All were born in Maryland. Jacob and his two sons were farmers. Surrounding them are other families of Myers and Frocks and Hahns. 1850 U.S. Census, Dist. 3, Carroll Cnty, MD (M 432, Roll 289, stamped p. 261B).

  • Sources 
    1. [S933] Nancy Levinthal |, Nancy Lee Myers Levinthal, "Descendants of Johannes Mayer" (Oct 2013), (Nancy Levinthal, 30749 Via Rivera, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275; NancyLevinthal@aol.com), p. 5.

    2. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 50606960.

    3. [S132] Tombstone|, Tombstone.

    4. [S10] Snuffers|, James L. Wood, Jr., THE SNUFFERS, (BJW Printers; Beckley, WV : 1989), 929.273Sn72., p.81.

    5. [S12] Ott|, Richard H. Ott, Jr., "Ott Genealogy" : Oct 2003, (Richard H. Ott, Jr., 4208 Elsa Terr, Baltimore, MD 21117; DickOtt@aol.com).

    6. [S39] Carroll Cemeteries 5/1|, Carroll County Cemeteries, Vol. 5, part 1, (Carroll Cnty Genealogical Soc'y, Westminster, MD : 1999), p. 42.

    7. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 50806956.