William Snyder

M
     William Snyder married Ella Markley.

Child of William Snyder and Ella Markley

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 371.

William Snyder

M, b. 5 November 1921
     William Snyder was born on 5 November 1921 at Lansdale, Montgomery Co., PA.1 He was the son of William Snyder and Emma Weierman.

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 372.

William Benton Snyder

M, b. 4 February 1880, d. November 1970
     William Benton Snyder was born on 4 February 1880.1 He was the son of John Benton Snyder and Catherine A. Davis. William Benton Snyder married Lula Sutherland on 15 June 1902. William Benton Snyder died in November 1970 at Columbus, Bartholomew Co., IN, at age 90.2

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 685.
  2. [S89] Social Security Death Index.

William Emil Snyder

M, b. 26 October 1884, d. 1950
     William Emil Snyder was born on 26 October 1884 at Mt. Comfort, Buck Creek Twp., Hancock Co., IN.1 He was the son of Minnis Orland Snyder and Jane Scotton.2 William Emil Snyder married Olive Wright, daughter of John H. Wright and Mary E. Wolfe, on 7 March 1904 at Hancock Co., IN. William Emil Snyder died in 1950.

Children of William Emil Snyder and Olive Wright

Citations

  1. [S1782] 1910 Federal Census, Hancock County, Indiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 353; FHL #1374366.
  2. [S1783] 1900 Federal Census, Hancock County, Indiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 375; FHL #1240375.

William Noah Snyder1

M, b. 27 April 1899, d. 1958
     William Noah Snyder was born on 27 April 1899 at Kentucky.1 He married Hattie May Watkins in 1918.1 William Noah Snyder died in 1958 at Kentucky.

Child of William Noah Snyder and Hattie May Watkins

Citations

  1. [S2113] 1920 Federal Census, Grayson County, Kentucky. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 572.

Zera Viola Snyder

F, b. 9 January 1878
     Zera Viola Snyder was born on 9 January 1878.1 She was the daughter of John Snyder and Ann Eliza Price.

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 767.

Abraham Snypp

M, b. circa 1835, d. after 12 June 1900
     Abraham Snypp was born circa 1835 at Ohio.1 He married Margaret Ann Cost, daughter of Philip Francis Cost and Jane Wolf, on 1 May 1862 at Greene Co., OH; four children born, all living as of 1900 census.2 Abraham Snypp died after 12 June 1900 at Yellow Springs, Greene Co., OH.

Children of Abraham Snypp and Margaret Ann Cost

Citations

  1. [S128] 1880 Federal Census, Greene County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1019; FHL #1255019.
  2. [S525] 1900 Federal Census, Greene County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1272; FHL #1241272.

Frank E. Snypp1

M, b. circa 1868
     Frank E. Snypp was born circa 1868 at Greene Co., OH.1 He was the son of Abraham Snypp and Margaret Ann Cost.1

Citations

  1. [S128] 1880 Federal Census, Greene County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1019; FHL #1255019.

George W. Snypp1

M, b. circa 1865
     George W. Snypp was born circa 1865 at Greene Co., OH.1 He was the son of Abraham Snypp and Margaret Ann Cost.1

Citations

  1. [S128] 1880 Federal Census, Greene County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1019; FHL #1255019.

John L. Snypp1

M, b. circa 1870
     John L. Snypp was born circa 1870 at Greene Co., OH.1 He was the son of Abraham Snypp and Margaret Ann Cost.1

Citations

  1. [S128] 1880 Federal Census, Greene County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1019; FHL #1255019.

Minnie E. Snypp1

F, b. circa 1873
     Minnie E. Snypp was born circa 1873 at Greene Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Abraham Snypp and Margaret Ann Cost.1

Citations

  1. [S128] 1880 Federal Census, Greene County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1019; FHL #1255019.

Lucille Soaper

F, b. 3 June 1876, d. 20 January 1968
     Lucille Soaper was born on 3 June 1876 at Henderson, Henderson Co., KY. She was the daughter of William J. Soaper and Sophia Turner.1 Lucille Soaper married Hamilton Stites, son of Richard Stites and Anna Mary Hopkins, on 20 January 1897 at Henderson, Henderson Co., KY. Lucille Soaper died on 20 January 1968 at Coronado, San Diego Co., CA, at age 91.

Child of Lucille Soaper and Hamilton Stites

Citations

  1. [S283] 1880 Federal Census, Henderson County, Kentucky. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 0419; FHL #1254419.

William J. Soaper1

M, b. 10 April 1843, d. 25 January 1924
     William J. Soaper was born on 10 April 1843 at Kentucky.1 He married Sophia Turner on 17 January 1872 at Henderson Co., KY.1 Occupation: Tobacconist in 1880 at Henderson, Henderson Co., KY.1 William J. Soaper died on 25 January 1924 at Henderson Co., KY, at age 80. He was buried in January 1924 at Fernwood Cemetery, Henderson, Henderson Co., KY, Findagrave #83677391.

Child of William J. Soaper and Sophia Turner

Citations

  1. [S283] 1880 Federal Census, Henderson County, Kentucky. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 0419; FHL #1254419.

Edmund Sobanski

M, b. 27 October 1901, d. 14 April 1976
     Edmund Sobanski was born on 27 October 1901 at Poland. He married Mary Edith Windle, daughter of James Madison Windle and Mary Katherine Knapp. Edmund Sobanski died on 14 April 1976 at Glendora, Los Angeles Co., CA, at age 74.

Carl John Soberg

M, b. 2 March 1888, d. 23 May 1961
     Carl John Soberg was born on 2 March 1888 at Cambridge, Dane Co., WI. He married Hilda L. Duenkel. Carl John Soberg died on 23 May 1961 at Sheboygan, Sheboygan Co., WI, at age 73. He was buried in May 1961 at Wildwood Cemetery, Sheboygan, Sheboygan Co., WI, Findagrave #144979631.

Child of Carl John Soberg and Hilda L. Duenkel

Margaret Soberg

F, b. 26 December 1914, d. 3 July 2004
     Margaret Soberg was born on 26 December 1914 at Sheboygan, Sheboygan Co., WI. She was the daughter of Carl John Soberg and Hilda L. Duenkel. Margaret Soberg married Lt. Col. John Vergie Shirer, son of William Garfield Shirer and Bessie Vergie, before 4 April 1940, three daughters and at least six grandchildren. Margaret Soberg died on 3 July 2004 at Naperville, Will Co., IL, at age 89

Obituary -- Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Friday, 9 JUL 2004, p.32 (Genealogybank.com):

Shirer, Margaret S. "Marge" (nee Soberg)
July 3, 2004 at the age of 89. Loving wife of the late John. Dear mother of Mary (John) Kroening, Pat (Jim) Huth and Peggy (Gary) Babcock. Pround grandma of David (Rayann), Brian, Juli, Rob, Jason (Jennifer) and Colin (Holly). Great-grandma of Trevor, Zachary, Tyler, Alexa and Wyatt. Preceded in death by sister Dorothy (the late Howard) Zenke. Also survived by sister-in-law Ruth Shirer, niece Kay (Tom) Murphy, nephew Tim (Julia) Zenke, great-nieces and nephews Amy, Kevin, Randy and Sarah, other relatives and friends.

Marge was an active member of the Wauwatosa Womens Club, First Congregational Church of Wauwatosa, Friends of Manor Park and the Allis Chalmers Art Association.

Memorial Service Sun. July 11, at 2PM at FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH OF WAUWATOSA, 1511 Church St. In lieu of flowers, memorials to: The National Multiple Sclerosis Society, First Congregational Church of Wauwatosa or Charity of donor's choice appreciated.

She was buried in 2004 at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington Co., VA, Findagrave #34241198.

Child of Margaret Soberg and Lt. Col. John Vergie Shirer

Charles Joseph Sobotta

M, b. 9 January 1911, d. 23 August 1976
     Charles Joseph Sobotta was also known as "Paul". He was born on 9 January 1911 at Kewanee, Henry Co., IL, WW II draft registration.1 He married Helen Marie Ostrowski. Charles Joseph Sobotta died on 23 August 1976 at age 65. He was buried in August 1976 at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Kewanee, Henry Co., IL, Findagrave #107606942.

Citations

  1. [S3350] 1940 Federal Census, Henry County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 812.

Helen Marie Socks1

F, b. 26 May 1926, d. 23 February 2004
     Helen Marie Socks was born on 26 May 1926 at Waynesboro, Franklin Co., PA.1 She was the daughter of Hubert Socks and Carrie Myrtle Shank.1 Helen Marie Socks married Charles Donald Freeman on 12 June 1948 at Quincy, Franklin Co., PA. Helen Marie Socks died on 23 February 2004 at age 77

Obituary -- (Findagrave.com):

Helen M. (Socks) Freeman, 77, a guest of Quincy United Methodist Home, Quincy, PA, since Feb. 19, 2004, and of 4815 Buchanan Trail East, Zullinger, PA, died at 10:20 a.m. Monday, Feb. 23, 2004, in the nursing home.

Born Aug. 26, 1926, in Waynesboro, PA, she was the daughter of the late Hubert and Carrie M. (Shank) Socks. She was a lifelong resident of the Waynesboro area. Mrs. Freeman was a graduate of Quincy High School, Quincy, Pa., with the Class of 1945. She and her husband, the late Mr. Charles D. "Don" Freeman, were married June 12, 1948. They had lived at their Buchanan Trail East residence since 1956. He died July 28, 1994.

Mrs. Freeman was employed at the Stanley Company, Chambersburg, and for Baer Buses of Waynesboro. She retired in 2001. She was a member of Solomon's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Chambersburg, PA, and the National AARP.

Mrs. Freeman was a devoted mother, grandmother and housewife. She enjoyed collecting key chains. Survived by: daughter, Robin Smithers of Mechanicsburg, PA; son, Randal Freeman of Waynesboro; grandsons, Jason Freeman and Bradley Freeman, both of Waynesboro; sister, Mae Gift of Lemasters, PA; brother, Hubert Socks Jr. of Waynesboro. Preceded in death by a sister, Pearl Baer. Burial in Green Hill Cemetery, Waynesboro.

She was buried in February 2004 at Green Hill Cemetery, Waynesboro, Franklin Co., PA, Findagrave #8441731.

Citations

  1. [S767] 1930 Federal Census, Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Rolls 2042-3; FHL #2341776-7.

Hubert Socks

M, b. 7 December 1896, d. 30 August 1975
     Hubert Socks was born on 7 December 1896 at Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of John Ferdinand Socks and Anna Rachel Wolford. Hubert Socks married Carrie Myrtle Shank, daughter of Samuel J. Shank and Clara S. Lehman, on 22 April 1916. Hubert Socks lived on 11 April 1930 at Quincy Twp., Franklin Co., PA, farming.1 He died on 30 August 1975 at Waynesboro, Franklin Co., PA, at age 78

Obituary -- (Findagrave.com):

HUBERT M. SOCKS, SR., 78, of Rt. 2. died Saturday at the Waynesboro Hospital following an extended illness.

Born in Montgomery Township, Franklin County, he was the son of the late John and Rachael Socks.

He was a farmer in the Five Forks area. Prior to his retirement in 1962, he drove buses for the Quincy School district for 31 years.

He is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Raymond Gift of Rt. 1, Mercersburg, Mrs. Chester Baer of Rt. 2, Waynesboro, and Mrs. Charles Freeman of Zullinger; one son, Hubert M. Socks, Jr. of Rt. 2, Waynesboro; and five grandchildren and one great-grandson.

Services were held today at 10:30 a.m. at the Grove Funeral Home in Waynesboro. The Rev. J. Ralph Wenger officiated.

Burial was made in Green Hill Cemetery in Waynesboro.

Source : The Daily Mail Newspaper - Hagerstown, Washington Co., Maryland - Tuesday - September 2, 1975.

He was buried in September 1975 at Green Hill Cemetery, Waynesboro, Franklin Co., PA, Findagrave #51075705.

Children of Hubert Socks and Carrie Myrtle Shank

Citations

  1. [S767] 1930 Federal Census, Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Rolls 2042-3; FHL #2341776-7.

Hubert Mansfield Socks Jr.

M, b. 18 February 1922, d. 22 July 2011
     Hubert Mansfield Socks Jr. was born on 18 February 1922 at Five Forks, Franklin Co., PA.1 He was the son of Hubert Socks and Carrie Myrtle Shank. Hubert Mansfield Socks Jr. married Verda Mattie Hoover, daughter of Walter S. Hoover and Matie F. Martin. Hubert Mansfield Socks Jr. died on 22 July 2011 at Quincy, Franklin Co., PA, at age 89

Obituary -- (Findagrave.com):

MR. HUBERT M. SOCKS, JR., 89, of 8946 Stottlemyer Rd., Waynesboro, PA died at 4:20 A.M., Friday, July 22, 2011 in Quincy Village.

Born February 18, 1922 in Five Forks, PA, son of the late Hubert M. Socks, Sr. and Carrie (Shank) Socks. He spent his early life in the Five Forks area.

Mr. Socks graduated with the 1940 class of Quincy High School and later served in the U.S. Army, 78th Infantry Division, during World War II in the European Theater.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Verda Mattie (Hoover) Socks on November 16, 1979. They were married in 1946.

He and his second wife, Dorothy C. (Carbaugh) Stottlemyer Socks were married on October 8, 1983 in Blue Ridge Summit. They resided at their current home since 1983.

Mr. Socks was self-employed as a farmer until 1968 when he began work at the former Blue Ridge Fruit Exchange, which later became Agway, Waynesboro. He worked as a truck driver and warehouse worker until he retired in 1996. Mr. Socks also a school bus for the Waynesboro School District from 1961 to 1981.

He enjoyed golfing and time spent with his family and friends.

Mr. Socks was a member of Solomon's Evangelical Lutheran Church, where he served on the cemetery committee, candy making committee and as a greeter. He was also a member of William Max McLaughlin VFW Post #695.

In addition to his wife Dorothy, he is survived by two sons: Vernon C. Socks and his wife Barbara, Waynesboro, Larry E. Socks and his wife Gloria, Waynesboro; two grandsons: Christopher W. Socks and his wife Karen, Waynesboro, Eric L. Socks and his wife Deb, Waynesboro; a granddaughter: Heather L. Pauley and her husband Jerry, Virginia; great grandsons: Andrew Witmer, Aaron Witmer; great granddaughter: Andrea Witmer; great great granddaughter, Peyton Cook; three step-sons: Larry Stottlemyer and his wife Noreen, Waynesboro, Gerald Stottlemyer, Shippensburg, PA, David Stottlemyer and his wife Linda, Chambersburg; step-daughter: Barbara Chandler and her husband Larry, Waynesboro; and 36 grandchildren and great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents and first wife, he is preceded in death by three sisters: Mae G. Gift, Pearl Baer and Helen Freeman.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M., Monday in Solomon's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 4856 Wayne Rd., Chambersburg, PA with The Rev. Bill Nienstedt officiating. Burial will follow in Green Hill Cemetery, Waynesboro.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M., Sunday in Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad Street, Waynesboro.

Source : The Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home - Waynesboro, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania - Friday, July 22, 2011.

He was buried in July 2011 at Green Hill Cemetery, Waynesboro, Franklin Co., PA, Findagrave #73758116.

Citations

  1. [S767] 1930 Federal Census, Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Rolls 2042-3; FHL #2341776-7.

John Ferdinand Socks

M, b. 13 October 1860, d. 5 December 1902
     John Ferdinand Socks was born on 13 October 1860 at Washington Co., MD. He married Anna Rachel Wolford. John Ferdinand Socks died on 5 December 1902 at Franklin Co., PA, at age 42. He was buried in December 1902 at Green Hill Cemetery, Waynesboro, Franklin Co., PA, Findagrave #61663461.

Child of John Ferdinand Socks and Anna Rachel Wolford

Mae Grace Socks

F, b. 17 February 1917, d. 24 October 2008
     Mae Grace Socks was born on 17 February 1917 at Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of Hubert Socks and Carrie Myrtle Shank. Mae Grace Socks married Raymond Russell Gift on 9 June 1938 at Winchester, Frederick Co., VA. Mae Grace Socks died on 24 October 2008 at Chambersburg, Franklin Co., PA, at age 91

Obituary -- (Findagrave.com):

Mae Socks Gift, 91, formerly of 3738 Mercersburg Road, Mercersburg, PA died at 12:46 a.m. October 24, 2008 in Providence Place of Chambersburg, PA.

Born February 17, 1917 near Waynesboro, PA she was a daughter of the late Hubert, Sr. and Carrie Shank Socks.

She was a graduate of the former Quincy High School, Quincy, PA.

Mrs. Gift was employed for 35 years at the former Stanley Company of Chambersburg.

She was a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ of Lemasters, PA.

Her husband, Raymond R. Gift, died February 1, 1998.

Surviving are a brother, Hubert Socks, Jr. of Waynesboro, and one niece and four nephews. In addition to her husband she was preceded in death by two sisters, Pearl Baer and Helen Freeman.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. October 27th in St. Paul's UCC of Lemasters with Reverend Robert Mentzer officiating. Burial will be in Spring Grove Cemetery, Lemasters.

Viewing 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday in Lininger-Fries Funeral Home Inc., Mercersburg and one hour prior to the services Monday in the church.

She was buried in October 2008 at Spring Grove Cemetery, Lemasters, Franklin Co., PA, Findagrave #31631078.

Citations

  1. [S767] 1930 Federal Census, Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Rolls 2042-3; FHL #2341776-7.

Pearl Elizabeth Socks

F, b. 21 March 1919, d. 1 February 2000
     Pearl Elizabeth Socks was born on 21 March 1919 at Quincy Twp., Franklin Co., PA.1 She was the daughter of Hubert Socks and Carrie Myrtle Shank. Pearl Elizabeth Socks married Chester L. Baer in June 1940 at Hagerstown, Washington Co., MD. Pearl Elizabeth Socks died on 1 February 2000 at Chambersburg, Franklin Co., PA, at age 80. She was buried in February 2000 at Green Hill Cemetery, Waynesboro, Franklin Co., PA, Findagrave #108496695.

Citations

  1. [S767] 1930 Federal Census, Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Rolls 2042-3; FHL #2341776-7.

Adaline Sodders

F, b. 2 April 1844, d. 22 February 1911
     Adaline Sodders was born on 2 April 1844 at Ohio.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Dr. William Sodders and Martha Shadley. Adaline Sodders married George Windle, son of Elias Wendel and Elizabeth Borden, on 1 March 1864. Adaline Sodders died on 22 February 1911 at Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH, at age 66. She was buried in February 1911 at Sugar Grove Cemetery, West Alexandria, Preble Co., OH, Find A Grave Memorial# 24788626.

Children of Adaline Sodders and George Windle

Citations

  1. [S204] 1850 Federal Census, Montgomery County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Rolls 713 & 714.
  2. [S130] 1880 Federal Census, Preble County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1060; FHL #1255060.
  3. [S287] 1900 Federal Census, Preble County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1285; FHL #1241315.

Dr. William Sodders

M, b. 25 May 1811, d. 28 April 1888
     Dr. William Sodders was born on 25 May 1811 at Pennsylvania.1 He married Martha Shadley. Dr. William Sodders died on 28 April 1888 at Montgomery Co., OH, at age 76. He was buried in 1888 at Pyrmont Cemetery, Pyrmont, Montgomery Co., OH, Find A Grave Memorial# 13208043.

Child of Dr. William Sodders and Martha Shadley

Citations

  1. [S204] 1850 Federal Census, Montgomery County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Rolls 713 & 714.

Asenath Soesbe

F, b. 16 June 1803
     Asenath Soesbe was born on 16 June 1803. She was the daughter of Daniel Soesbe and Rachel Bircham.

Aseneth Soesbe

F, b. 23 January 1824
     Aseneth Soesbe was born on 23 January 1824 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., IN. She was the daughter of Daniel Soesbe and Anna McKrosky.

Charlotte Soesbe

F, b. circa 1840
     Charlotte Soesbe was born circa 1840 at Iowa. She was the daughter of Samuel Soesbe and Eleanor Shintaffer.

Daniel Soesbe

M, b. 13 April 1755, d. 4 March 1841
     Daniel Soesbe was born on 13 April 1755 at Pennsylvania. He was the son of Thomas Soesbe and Jemima (?) Daniel Soesbe began military service Revolutionary War service. He married Rachel Bircham, daughter of John Bircham and Susannah (?), on 15 April 1781 at Washington Co., PA. Daniel Soesbe died on 4 March 1841 at Honey Creek Twp., Vigo Co., IN, at age 85

Obituary:

Died on the fourth day of March, 1841, at his residence in Honey Creek Twp. in this county, Mr. Daniel Soesbe, in the 86th year of his age. He served three years as a soldier in our Revolutionary struggle and bore an active part in the scenes of that trying period. He emigrated to Shelby Co., Ky., soon after the Revolution and there underwent all the difficulties and privations incident to Indian warfare. For a number of years he has resided in Vigo county and leaves behind him a good name as a legacy to his children. He was an exemplary member of the Baptist Church.

--Wabash Courier, March 27, 1841.

He was buried in March 1841 at Hull Cemetery, Sec. 4, Lot 70, Grave 4, Honey Creek Twp., Vigo Co., IN, Findagrave #18501094.
Note: State of Indiana

Greene County

On this first day of October eighteen hundred & thirty-two personally appeared in open court, before the Judges of the Circuit Court of the County of Greene aforesaid, now setting Daniel Soesby, a resident of the County aforesaid, aged seventy seven years who being first duly sworn according to law doth on his oath make the following declaration in order to obtain the benefit of the act of Congress passed June 7th 1832, that he enlisted in the Service of the United States early in September 1776 for three years, that he enlisted at Catfish (now Washington, Pennsylvania) under Capt. Vanswearingham, in the eighth Pennsylvania Regiment commanded at the lines by Col. McCoy & Lieut. Col. Wilson & Major Butler, that he marched during the succeeding winter with said Regiment to New Jersey & was stationed at Bondbrook until part of the Regiment was captured by the enemy, that after the death of Col. McCoy, Capt. Vanswearinghams company was attached to Col. Morgans Rifle Regiment & were marched against Genl. Burgoyne & that he was engaged throughout the Campaign of 1777, that in the Spring of 1778 they were marched through the State of Pennsylvania westward & that at Fort Pitt (now Pittsburgh) he joined the expedition against the western Indians under the command of Genl. McIntosh, that he assisted in building Fort McIntosh on the Ohio River at the mouth of Big Beaver Creek, & also Fort Lawrence* at the Tuskarora*, that he was afterwards in the Spring of 1779 Stationed about three months at said Fort Lawrence under the command of Capt. Findley whose testimony accompanies this Declaration, that he faithfully served out his three years & was honorably discharged at Fort Pitt (now Pittsburgh) that the only documentary evidence now in his possession is a receipt for the delivery of his Rifle Gun signed by the quartar master & dated on the day on which he was discharged, & the affidavit of Perry Th---** herewith sent, that he entered the service as above stated by voluntary enlistment & at the time of said enlistment he lived about two miles from Red Stone old fort (since called Brownsville) in Pennsylvania, that he hereby relinquishes every claim whatever to a pension or annuity accept the present & he declares that his name is not on the pension roll of any agency in any state. Sworn to & subscribed the day & year aforesaid in open court.

(s) Daniel Soesbe

And the said court do hereby declare their opinion that the above named applicant was a revolutionary Soldier & served as he states.

I Thomas Warnick Clerk of the Circuit Court of the County of Greene, Indiana, do hereby certify that the foregoing contains the original proceedings of the said court in the matter of the application of Daniel Soesby for a pension.

In testimony whereof I have herewith set my hand and seal of office this 1st day of October eighteen hundred & thirty-two

Thomas Warnick Clerk

* There is a Fort Laurens in Tuscarawas County
** Th-ss or Th-rp.

Children of Daniel Soesbe and Rachel Bircham

Daniel Soesbe

M, b. 18 June 1789
     Daniel Soesbe was born on 18 June 1789 On this 28th day of December 1843 personally appeared before me Jesse Jones, a justice of the Peace in and for the said county of Vigo, Daniel Soesbe, a resident of said county, aged fifty-seven years past, who being by me first duly sworn, according to law upon his oath, says, that he is a son of Daniel & Rachel Soesbe of the county of Vigo & state of Indiana, that his father the said Daniel Soesbe, was a Pensioner of the United States, & placed on the Indiana Pension Roll & Agency at the rate of eighty dollars per annum first at Corydon & lastly at Madison, that his father the said Daniel Soesbe died in Vigo County Indiana on the on the 4th of March 1841, that his mother the said Rachel Soesbe, is now living in the said county of Vigo & has never as yet intermarried with any other person since the death of her husband as aforesaid, that he has known his said father & mother to live together as man and wife from his earliest recollections to the death of his father as aforesaid which he can speak of as far back as the last fifty years and that this affiant has one brother and two sisters older than he is, children of the said Daniel and Rachel, his parents, that the family Record of the births of their children and he thinks the ages & marriage of his said father and mother as sent to the commissioner of Pensions, in company with his mother's Pension claim in August last, he has been acquainted with ever since his earliest recollection, that he knows and believes it to be the hand writing of his father, from what he has heard his father say of that record & from his acquaintance with the record and the hand write in which it was made. The Bible out of which the record was taken is a very ancient one of the old style and size and is considerably emaciated & worn & ragged & is now in the possession of the said Rachel his mother; That his older brother John was at Mobile at last intelligence from him in the year 1812 & that his elder sister Susannah is in Iowa Territory & his next older sister in Green county, Indiana.


Sworn to & subscribed before
me this 28th day of December
1843
Jesse Jones J.P.
(s) Daniel Soesbe Jr.

I, Jesse Jones, the justice of the Peace befor whom the foregoing Deposition of Daniel Soesbe was taken on this day, do certify that the said Daniel Soesbe the deponent is a person of truth, veracity & credibility, which I certify from my own personal knowledge. Given under my hand this 28th day of December 1843
Jesse Jones, J.P.

He was the son of Daniel Soesbe and Rachel Bircham. Daniel Soesbe married Anna McKrosky in 1814 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., IN.

Children of Daniel Soesbe and Anna McKrosky