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Charles Henry Byers

Charles Henry Byers

Male 1884 - 1957  (72 years)

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  • Name Charles Henry Byers  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 7 Jun 1884  New Oxford, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Extraction - limestone quarryman 
    Died 19 Jan 1957  Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried Mummerts Meetinghouse Cem, Abbottstown, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I7173  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2012 

    Father Levi E. Byers,   b. 20 Jul 1847, Hamilton, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1925, New Oxford, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Josephine Snouffer,   b. 22 Mar 1852, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1917, New Oxford, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 15 Aug 1871  Edge Grove, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7, 8, 9
    Family ID F600  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bessie M. Stambaugh,   b. Oct 1892, York, York Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1960, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married Abt 1910 
    Children 
     1. Bertha M. Byers,   b. Abt 1912, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +2. Henry Levi Byers,   b. 31 Jul 1913, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 2000, Gettysburg, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     3. Pauline E. Byers,   b. Abt 1916, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 2007  (Age ~ 91 years)
    +4. Leroy M. Byers,   b. 19 Mar 1918, Berwick, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1988, East Berlin, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     5. Helen M. Byers,   b. Abt 1921, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 2007  (Age ~ 86 years)
    +6. Edith E. Byers,   b. 15 Oct 1922, Berwick Twsp, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 2007, Gettysburg, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +7. Lee Dewey Byers,   b. 21 Oct 1924, Berwick, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 2002, Spring City, Chester Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     8. Mary Byers,   b. Abt 1926, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Charles Lindberg Byers,   b. 10 May 1929, Hanover, York Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1988, Hanover, York Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2012 
    Family ID F2499  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • According to his Sep 1915 World War I Draft Registration card, Chalres Henry Byers was born 7 Jun 1884. His wife was Bessie M. Byers. He was living in Hanover, York Cnty, PA and was a laborer for the Stacy Wilton Co. He was a medium build, had green eyes and black hair.

      The 1930 census lists Charles, 44, living with his wife Bessie M, 37, and 9 Pennsylvania-born children: Bertha M, 18; Henry L, 17; Pauline E, 14; Lucy M, 12; Helen M, 9; Edith E, 8; Leww Lewey M, 4; Mary O, 4; Charles L, 1. Charles worked as a laborer in a stone quarry. 1930 U.S. Census, Berwick Twsp, Adams Cnty, PA (T 626, Roll 1959, stamped p. 19B).

  • Sources 
    1. [S378] WW I Draft Cards, U.S. Selective Service System, "World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", (U.S. Selective Service System, The National Archives, Washington, D.C.; Online database: http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482).

    2. [S40] Obituary, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Lee D Byers; 17 Dec 2002).

    3. [S40] Obituary, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Edith E Byers; 29 Jun 2007).

    4. [S178] Annette Eberhardinger|, Annette Eberhardinger, "Correspondence", (Annette E. Wheeler, 1028 Windy Hill Rd, New Freedom, PA 17349; anntwheel1@zoominternet.net; Email to Gervaise Dynes-Wolak (Jun 2008) & Wm. C. Snouffer).

    5. [S849] Ancestry Tree - Eberhardinger, Annette Eberhardinger, "Eberhardinger Family Tree", (Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/tree/1518833/listofallpeople/).

    6. [S103] FindaGrave, (www.FindAGrave.com).

    7. [S33] Hess, Robert M. Hess, "Snouffer Notes", (Robert M. Hess, Houston, TX; Reference # 7501 (29 Apr 1975); Pedigree Charts (10 Sep 1966 & 18 Nov 1970); letter (30 Apr 1975); Chart 7101 (25 Feb 1971); other reports).

    8. [S179] Cemetery|, (See individual's Notes).

    9. [S180] PA Census 1900, Adams|, Pennsylvania, Adams Cnty, 1900 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T623, Roll 1354, p. 277B).