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William Trail Snouffer

William Trail Snouffer

Male 1842 - 1875  (33 years)

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  • Name William Trail Snouffer  [1
    Born 8 Jun 1842  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    AFN 2T7F-KHB 
    Occupation Agriculture - Farmer 
    Died 26 Nov 1875  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Buried Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Person ID I853  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 5 Jan 2011 

    Father John Benjamin Snouffer,   b. 5 Jan 1816, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1882, Elk City, Montgomery Cnty, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Frances Ellen ("Abbie") Trail,   b. Abt 1819, Barnesville, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1845 or 1846, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 27 years) 
    Marriage License Date 11 May 1835  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Married 13 May 1835  St. Peter's Parish, Montgomery, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 7, 8, 9
    Family ID F193  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Elizabeth Schaeffer,   b. 10 Dec 1846, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1915, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 17 Apr 1867  [1, 2, 3
    Children 
     1. John Archibald Snouffer,   b. 5 Feb 1868, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1926, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     2. Oscar Lee Snouffer,   b. 22 Apr 1871, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1910, Cincinnati, Hamilton Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
     3. Edward Nelson Snouffer,   b. 18 Jun 1872, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1953, Washington, D.C. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     4. Margaret Ellen ("Maggie") Snouffer,   b. 30 Jan 1874, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1955, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     5. Sarah Elizabeth ("Sallie") Snouffer,   b. 18 Feb 1875, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1937, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F289  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1850 Maryland Census reported that William was 7 yrs old and living with is father John B, step-mother Malinda, and siblings Elizabeth A. and George F. 1850 U.S. Census, Frederick Cnty, Buckeystown, MD (M 432, Roll 293, stamped p. 223).

      Wm. J. Grove, HISTORY OF CARROLLTON MANOR, p. 143 (1928), states:
      "William Trail Snouffer lived on what was known as the Miss Pheoba Thomas farm, now owned by Robert Ranneberger. Mr. Snouffer married Catherine Shaffer [sic]; they had five children. John lives in Braddock, Edward in Buckeystown, Oscar dead, Sallie and Margaret."

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

    2. [S56] Names in Stone|, Jacob Mehrling Holdcraft, NAMES IN STONE, (Ann Arbor, MI : 1966), p.1071.

    3. [S59] Snouffer, Helen|, Helen Snouffer Brooks, "Letter to Dr. Edward S. Snouffer" (5 Sep 1989), (Helen Snouffer Brooks).

    4. [S132] Tombstone|, Tombstone.

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

    6. [S718] Smith Marriages|, Dorothy H. Smith, Frederick County [MD] Marriage Licenses, 1778-1839, (Unpublished Monograph, "Publication Rights Reserved," by Dorothy H. Smith, United States : 15 Jun 1979), F187.F8 S65 1900z., p. 209.

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

    8. [S74] LDS IGI Index|, "International Genealogical Index", (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT; www.familysearch.org).

    9. [S86] Hurley, Maryland Heritage|, William N. Hurley, Jr., OUR MARYLAND HERITAGE, (Bowie, MD; Heritage Books, Inc. (various years)), vol. 26, pp. 64-66.