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John Georg Arter / Arthur

John Georg Arter / Arthur

Male 1766 - 1849  (82 years)

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  • Name John Georg Arter / Arthur  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 16 Aug 1766  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 6
    Gender Male 
    Died 24 Jun 1849  Shelby, Richland Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 6
    Buried Shelby-Oakland Cem, Shelby, Richland Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I2587  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 23 Sep 2013 

    Father Michael Arter / Arthur,   b. 22 Dec 1732, Oberotterbach, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1808, Westminster Dist, Frederick (Now Carroll) Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Mary Catherine Diehl,   b. 4 Jun 1737, Philadelphia, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1805, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married Jan 1761  Philadelphia, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Family ID F919  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Baker,   b. 15 May 1776, Oak Orchard, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1863, Upper Sandusky, Wyandot Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 1791  [4, 6
    Children 
    +1. Henry Arter,   b. 22 Jan 1799, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1879, Wyandot Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     2. Nancy Arter / Arthur,   b. 1 Jun 1801,   d. 21 May 1862  (Age 60 years)
    +3. Michael Arter / Arthur,   b. 16 Sep 1803,   d. 8 Mar 1885  (Age 81 years)
    +4. Mary Arter,   b. 7 Dec 1805, Cumberland, Allegany Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1889, Wayne Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     5. Sarah Arter / Arthur,   b. 19 Jun 1808,   d. 18 Apr 1887  (Age 78 years)
     6. Susan Arter / Arthur,   b. 20 May 1809, Allegheny Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1862  (Age 52 years)
     7. George Arter / Arthur,   b. 21 Jun 1814,   d. 18 Dec 1840  (Age 26 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F1164  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Georg's family and descendants are discussed in M.J. Fisher & R.P. Arter, THE ARTER/ARTHUR FAMILY OF FOUNTAIN VALLEY, pp. 79-128 (1979).

      E.W. Hocker, GERMAN SETTLERS OF PENNSYLVANIA, p. 72 (1980), reports the following excerpt from Christopher Sower's Germantown Newspaper (Pennsylvanische Geschicth-Schreiber, later Pennsylvanische Berichte) printed 30 Sept 1758: "Michel Oerter, from Ober Otterbach, in Gutenberger Amt, has a brother Georg, who came to America seven years ago, of whom he seeks information. Address, Dietrich Welcker's iron works."

  • Sources 
    1. [S19] Arters of Fountain Valley - 1|, M.Jane (Free) Fisher & Richard P. Arter, The Arter/Arthur Family of Fountain Valley [MD] , (X Press Print, Lisbon, OH : 1979 [LDS fiche # 6046535]), p. 79 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S656] Arters of Fountain Valley - 2|, M. Jane (Free) Fisher & Richard P. Arter, The Arter/Arthur Family of Fountain Valley [MD] (2d ed 1989), (published by Richard P. Arter to CD-ROM : 2003 [copy available from Sue Mullins, 19614 Eagle Ridge Ln, Porter Ranch, CA 91326-4021, and at Genealogical Forum of Oregon, Portland, OR]), ch. 4, p. 3 (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S21] Arthur/Oerther|, Powell, Laurel S., "Arthur / Oerther Family", (Vol. 16, The Carrolltonian, p. 6; Carroll County Genealogical Society, Westminster, MD : 1996-1997), p. 37 (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S223] Ancestry Tree - Lewis-Claerhout|, Vicki Lewis, "Lewis-Claerhout-Scott Legacy", (Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/1036124/person).

    5. [S908] Mary ("Kathy") Martin|, Mary Katherine (Kathy) Martin, Email to "SMA" at Findagrave.com (8 May 2013), (www.Findagrave.com, Public Messages; http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=mr&MRid=46866845).

    6. [S21] Arthur/Oerther|, Powell, Laurel S., "Arthur / Oerther Family", (Vol. 16, The Carrolltonian, p. 6; Carroll County Genealogical Society, Westminster, MD : 1996-1997), p. 37 (Reliability: 1).

    7. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 91666945.

    8. [S656] Arters of Fountain Valley - 2|, M. Jane (Free) Fisher & Richard P. Arter, The Arter/Arthur Family of Fountain Valley [MD] (2d ed 1989), (published by Richard P. Arter to CD-ROM : 2003 [copy available from Sue Mullins, 19614 Eagle Ridge Ln, Porter Ranch, CA 91326-4021, and at Genealogical Forum of Oregon, Portland, OR]), ch. 00, p. 23.

    9. [S19] Arters of Fountain Valley - 1|, M.Jane (Free) Fisher & Richard P. Arter, The Arter/Arthur Family of Fountain Valley [MD] , (X Press Print, Lisbon, OH : 1979 [LDS fiche # 6046535]), p. 3.

    10. [S21] Arthur/Oerther|, Powell, Laurel S., "Arthur / Oerther Family", (Vol. 16, The Carrolltonian, p. 6; Carroll County Genealogical Society, Westminster, MD : 1996-1997), p. 30.

    11. [S13] Carrolltonian - Krider's|, Anonymous, "Old Krider's Cemetery Inscriptions"; vol. 16, Carrolltonian (1996), (Carroll Cnty Genealogical Society, PO Box 1752, Westminster, MD 21158), p. 22.