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Subject: [PALANCAS] April 1848 Deaths in the Lancaster Intelligencer
Date: Tue, 14 Sep 2010 10:34:22 -0400

The Lancaster Intelligencer: Tues. 4 April 1848: Deaths: Page 3

FRICK.-On the 1st inst., George W. FRICK, in the 31st year of his age.

HOLBROOK.-On Wednesday last, of imflamation of the bowels, Alva Morris [HOLBROOK], an interesting child of Marcus D. HOLBROOK, Esq. of this city, aged 5 years and 4 months.

WISE.-In West Earl township, on the 16th ult., Andrew WISE, a soldier of the Revolution, aged 88 years, 4 months and 8 days.

GRAYBILL.-In Manheim township, on the 24th ult., Fanny GRAYBILL, aged 25 years, 10 months and 31 days.

BEAR.-In this city, on the 26th ult, at the residence of her brother-in-law, Lewis Sprecher, Maria BEAR.

KIRK.-On the 17th ult., in Sadsbury township, Slater B. KIRK, in the 23d year of his age.

The Lancaster Intelligencer: Tues. 11 April 1848: Deaths: Page 3

GWINN.-Obituary of Alexander GWIN, Esq. [The lengthy obituary is not transcribed here. No death date, age, or family information is included in the obituary.]

PENNELL.-On the 31st ult., Henry Wentz [PENNELL], infant son of James M. & Catharine M. PENNELL, of Harford county, Maryland, aged 10 months.

FOSTER.-On the 3d inst., in this city, Catharine FOSTER, in the 74th year of her age.

SPRECHER.-On the 5th inst., at Neffsville, Jonathan SPRECHER, son of Philip SPRECHER, aged 31 years.

ACKERMAN.-On the 23d ult., Adaline [ACKERMAN], daughter of Mrs. Elizabeth ACKERMAN, aged 1 year and 3 days.

GETZ.-On the 25th ult., in Baltimore, Md., Mary Ellen [GETZ], daughter of Charles & Sophia GETZ, aged 3 years and 8 months.

MARTIN.-On the 30th ult., Helen Mary [MARTIN], twin daughter of Barton B. & Catharine C. MARTIN, of Millerstown, aged 2 years, 4 months and 16 days.

MUSSELMAN.-On the 27th ult., David MUSSELMAN, of East Hempfield township, in the 51st[?] year of his age.

The Lancaster Intelligencer: Tues. 18 April 1848: Deaths: Page 3

VOGAN.-On the 4th inst., in West Earl township, James VOGAN, aged 64years and 8 days. The deceased was one of our most worthy and respectable citizens. His integrity and firmness of character made him numerous friends, who will long deplore his irreparable loss., He bore his decease with christian fortitude, and died a firm believer in the christian faith.

TREAGER.-On the 2d inst., at Litiz [sic]. Elizabeth TREAGER, in the 68th year of her age.

HUNSECKER.-In Manheim township, on the 5th inst., Esther [HUNSECKER], consort of Jacob HUNSECKER, in her 30th year.

MARTIN.-In Millerstown, on the 30th ult., Helen Mary [MARTIN]. twin daughter of Barton B. MARTIN, aged 2 years.

The Lancaster Intelligencer: Tues. 25 April 1848: Deaths: Page 3

BEAR.-On the 5th inst., at the residence of his step father, Hiram Erb, in Elizabeth township, after an illness of a few days, Andrew L. BEAR, aged eighteen years, eight months, less one day. [A tribute and poem follow which are not transcribed here.]

STAUFFER.-On Saturday, 15th instant, at the residence of George D. M'Illvaine, in Salisbury township, Mr. William D. STAUFFER, of consumption, in the 43d year of his age.

STEITZ.-In this city, Wednesday evening last, Catharine STEITZ, widow of the late Peter STEITZ, aged 81years, 3 months, and 22 days.

WEAVER.-On Sunday last, Mrs. WEAVER, wife of William WEAVER, of Manheim twp., in the 44th year of her age.

BEAR.-On the 25th ult., David BEAR,Sr., of Earl twp., in the 82d year of his age.

BEAR.-On Saturday last, in Elizabeth twp., Abraham BEAR, in his 15th year.

HERR.-In Manor twp. Benjamin HERR, aged 71 years, 4 months, and 29 days.
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