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From: Linnea Miller< >
Subject: [PALEBANO] Re: Martha Magdalene MILLER #1
Date: Wed, 26 Apr 2000 09:11:37 -0400

Okay, Betty, got the obit - it's for Jacob's sister, Mrs. Christiana BACHMAN:

Annville Journal, 24 June 1902.
Mrs. Christian BACHMAN, relict of the Late Jacob BACHMAN, died at her home
on East Main street on Thursday evening, after an illness of four weeks,
suffering from a paralytic stroke. Mrs. Bachman was a well known and
respected lady. She was a resident of this place over twenty years and an
active member of the U.B. church more than half a century. Her age is one
day less than 79 years. Decesed was twice married, her first husband, John
GASSER, having died many years ago. Two children survive, Mrs. Aggie
GASSER, who resided with her mother, and Cyrus M., of Wilmington, Delaware.
Two brothers and one sister also survive, Mrs. Lizzie WOLFERSBERGER and
Jacob MILLER, both of Princeton, Ill., and J. Frank MILLER, of Berrysburg.
The funeral will be held this morning from the late residence of the
deceased. Servicesd will be conducted in the U.B. church and interment
follow in the U.B. cemetery. Rev. J.T. Shaffer and D.D. Buddinger will
Also in the same edition of the Annville Journal:
While Jacob MILLER, of Princeton, Illinois was enroute to this place to
attend the funeral of his sister, Mrs. BACHMAN, which was to be held today,
he received a telegram announcing the death of his sister, Mrs. Elizabeth
WOLFERSBERGER, in Princeton.
In the 8 July 1902 edition:
Cyrus GASSER and wife returned to their home in Wilmington, Delaware, after
spending sometime with the former's sister, Miss Agnes GASSER.


Mr. and Mrs. Jacob MILLER, of Princeton, Illinois, went to Harrisburg on
Wednesday and after visiting friends they will return to their western
home. They had come east to attend the funeral of Mr. Miller's sister Mrs.
Christian BACHMAN.

At 10:02 4/25/0, Bettie Confer wrote:
>Posted on: Lebanon Co. Pa Queries
>Board URL:
>I am searching for ANY information for the PARENTS and siblings (all born
>South Annville Twp., Lebanon Co., PA) of MARTHA MAGDALENE MILLER, b 4 Nov
>1825. Married 30 Sept 1826 Campbelltown, Lebanon, PA to Philip Wolfersberger.
>Philip's marriage #2 to Martha's sister ELIZABETH MILLER 30 Jan 1856, Lebanon
>Co., PA. Both died Princeton, Bureau, IL. Sister CHRISTIANNA MILLER b 20
>June 1923; married #1 John Gasser, m#2 Jacob Bachman; d 19 June 1904; buried
>U. B. Church Cemetery, Annville, PA. Brother J. FRANK MILLER of Berrysburg
>(Dauphin co., PA) and Brother JACOB (SQUIRE JACOB) MILLER, lived in Princeton,
>Bureau, IL. Any information would be appreciated so much.

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