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From: Lauren Brantner <>
Subject: Re: [MDWASHIN] Leitersburg Cemeteries
Date: Sun, 29 Aug 2004 13:36:46 -0600
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I'm sorry, I don't, Gordon. I'm not a local person - I live in
Colorado. Some of the local folks will have to give you that
information . I'm hoping someone with the Leitersburg District in their
cemetery books can still help you figure this out.

Lauren

gordon crooks wrote:

>Lauren: Do you know the name. address of any funeral home in Leitersburg,
>they are often fountains of info on local burials/cemeteries etc.
>
> Gordon
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Lauren Brantner" <>
>To: <>
>Sent: Friday, August 27, 2004 5:30 PM
>Subject: Re: [MDWASHIN] Leitersburg Cemeteries
>
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>>Gordon,
>>
>> From Morrow and Morrow's marriage index are these spelling variations:
>>MAYHEW, MAHUGH, and MAYHU
>>
>>Grooms:
>>John Viney Bell 12/2/1801
>>Jm./Reb. Jackson 4/1/1816
>>Benj. F./Jane E. Bridgement 7/26/1839
>>Jm. F./Han. Deitrick 8/17/1859
>>Brides:
>>MAYHEW, Maria./Arch. Ziegler 6/17/1837
>>MAHUGH, Maria F./Wm. Onderdonk 10/29/1850
>>
>>There is nothing in estate distributions 1778-1835 and nothing in F.
>>Edward Wright's newspaper extractions from 1820-1830. The two cemetery
>>volumes I own are II and III. II is Clearspring district 4 and Hancock
>>dist. 5 and vol. III is Cavetown district 7, Rohrersville, dist. 8 and
>>Conococheague dist. 13. Perhaps someone else who has the rest of the
>>volumes can do a lookup for you.
>> From George Russell Ely's guide to research in the county is a list of
>>available church records. There is a Presbyterian Church in Hagerstown
>>but records available appear to start in 1858 and those are in the
>>Washington County Historical Society. There are only two church records
>>listed at Leitersburg - Jacob's Lutheran Church - 1791-1854 compiled by
>>Matilda Detrich in 1970 and Jacob's Church 1791-1854 - Rachael S.
>>Schwartz, handwritten transcript 1951 also in the historical society.
>>The first Jacob's Church mentioned is available on microfilm from Family
>>History Centers. If you want those numbers, let me know. Note: there
>>may be other church records not listed here - not all records appear to
>>be available. Another sourcebook is Edna Kanely's, Directory of
>>Maryland Church Records.
>>
>>Good hunting!
>>
>>Lauren Brantner
>>
>>
>>gordon crooks wrote:
>>
>>
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>>>Lauren: Another thing strikes me. The Crooks family were Presbyterian
>>>Convenators, however by 1842 they were branching out to other religions,
>>>especially thru marriages, so are there any Lutheran or Seceder burial
>>>grounds in Leitersburg for this period of time. Also do you have any
>>>
>>>
>other
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>
>>>info on the Mayhugh family? Most of what I have I am picking up from the
>>>family bible which covers 267 years, but runs from first son to first
>>>
>>>
>son,
>
>
>>>so there isn't a lot about cousins and other relatives
>>>
>>> Gordon
>>>----- Original Message -----
>>>From: "Lauren Brantner" <>
>>>To: <>
>>>Sent: Wednesday, August 25, 2004 12:28 PM
>>>Subject: Re: [MDWASHIN] Leitersburg Cemeteries
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>>Gordon, there are some Mayhugh burials in the Church of United
>>>>Bretheren Graveyard at State Line PA, near the MD line. Rebecca, wife of
>>>>George and at least one of their children. They are of a later time
>>>>period - her dates are 1846-1889 and the child died in 1867. Two others
>>>>are buried there - Samuel who died at 14 months in 1869 and John who
>>>>died at age 11 in 1888. If you want detailed info, let me know - these
>>>>are from Vol. III. Hopefully Rebecca's gravestone lasted long enough to
>>>>make the readings in the 1930's and someone else will turn it up in
>>>>another volume.
>>>>
>>>>Lauren Brantner
>>>>
>>>>gordon crooks wrote:
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>>Does anyone know how many cemeteries existed in Leitersburg, Md. in
>>>>>
>>>>>
>1842.
>
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>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>I am trying to locate the grave of Rebecca Crooks Mayhugh, wife of James
>>>
>>>
>P.
>
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>>>Mayhugh who died June 21, 1842.
>>>
>>>
>>>
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>>>>> Gordon crooks
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