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Michael Snouffer

Michael Snouffer

Male 1805 - 1891  (86 years)

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  • Name Michael Snouffer  [1, 2, 3
    Born 23 Jan 1805  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Christened 31 Mar 1805  Cassville Evang. Lutheran Ch., Huntingdon Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Gender Male 
    AFN 2T6D-S41 
    Occupation Agriculture - Farmer 
    Died 30 Nov 1891  Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Buried Dec 1891  Union Cemetery, Columbus, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Person ID I262  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2015 

    Father John Schnauffer / Snouffer,   b. 16 Apr 1779, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1823, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Mother Maria Magdalena Baumgardner,   b. 21 Apr 1784, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1868, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married Abt 1805  [1, 4, 8
    Family ID F32  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Caroline E. Miller,   b. Abt 1810, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 5 Sep 1886, Union Cemetery, Columbus, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Marriage License Date 14 Apr 1829  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Married 16 Apr 1829  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 11, 12
    Children 
     1. Mary Ann Snouffer,   b. 3 Mar 1831, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1920, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     2. John B. Snouffer,   b. Aug 1833, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 2 Feb 1905, Union Cemetery, Columbus, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years)
     3. David Franklin Snouffer,   b. 26 Mar 1842, Zanesville, Muskingum Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1918, Hayden Falls Bridge, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     4. Alva Thornton Snouffer,   b. 18 May 1847, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27Jun 1929, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     5. Joseph Marion Snouffer,   b. 23 Nov 1849, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1926, Perry, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +6. Michael Winfield Snouffer,   b. 16 Oct 1852, Linworth, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1928, Perry Twsp, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 10 Sep 2010 
    Family ID F219  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • On 14 Apr 1829, Michael Snouffer and Caroline Miller secured a marriage license from Frederick County authorities. See Dorothy H. Smith, Frederick County [MD] Marriage Licenses, 1778-1839, p. 211 (1979); Margaret E. Myers, Marriage Licenses of Frederick County [MD], 1811-1840, p. 228 (1987). They married 2 days later.

      The 1850 census lists "Michl [sic] Snoffer," 45, living with his wife Caroline, 40, and children Mary A, 19; John B, 17; David F, 8; Alva, 3; Joseph, 1; and mother-in-law Mary A. Miller, 69. 1850 U.S. Census, Perry Twsp, Franklin Cnty, OH (M 432, Roll 680, stamped p. 236; family # 79). Members of many Ranneberger families lived nearby. Ibid.

      The 1860 Ohio census lists "Snouffer, Michel," 52 [sic], living with his wife "Carolin E," 51, and children David F, 16; "Alvia," 13; Joseph M, 10; and "Michel W," 6. 1860 Ohio Census, Perry twsp, Franklin Cnty, OH (M 653, Roll 962, stamped p. 154B).

      The 1870 census provides that "Snoffer, Mickeal," is a 65-yr old "Farmer," born in Maryland, living with his wife Caroline and 2 children, Joseph and Michael. 1870 U.S.Census, Perry twsp, Franklin Cnty, OH (M 593, Roll 1200, stamped p. 680).

      The 1880 census shows Michael "Snaffer," 75 years old and still farming, living with his son "M. Winfield," 24, and his wife Josephine, 25. 1880 U.S. Census, Perry twsp, Franklin Cnty, OH (T 9, Roll 1015, stamped p. 171).

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Snuffers|, James L. Wood, Jr., THE SNUFFERS, (BJW Printers; Beckley, WV : 1989), 929.273Sn72., p. 80.

    2. [S194] RootsWeb WC - McDonald Landaker|, Chester Landaker, "McDonald Landaker Families", (RootsWeb World Connect Project, http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=SHOW&db=:1228152&recno=0 ; Email: cll2jr@aol.com : Jan 2008).

    3. [S779] Ancestry Tree - Jones Morgan|, Martha Hamilton, "Jones-Morgan Ancestors", (Ancestry.com, Ancestry Public Member Trees, Online database, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/4978540/person (2011) ).

    4. [S27] Pheneger, Diane|, Diane & Don Pheneger, "John Snouffer [1779-1823] Family Group" (5 Mar 1979) & Family group and lineage charts : 1979 - 2004 , (431 W. College, Granville, OH 43023; Email: dondi@windstream.net).

    5. [S477] Schulte|, Doris Rex Schulte, "Baptismal Report to Don & Diana Pheneger", (Doris Rex Schulte, 164 4th St, Bonita Shores, Bonita Springs, FL 33923-7366 (26 Jun 1994)).

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

    7. [S478] Cem - Union, Columbus, OH (cards)|, Union Cemetery, "Original Card File", (Union Cemetery, Olentangy River Rd, Colmbus, OH).

    8. [S12] Ott|, Richard H. Ott, Jr., "Ott Genealogy" : Oct 2003, (Richard H. Ott, Jr., 4208 Elsa Terr, Baltimore, MD 21117; DickOtt@aol.com).

    9. [S718] Smith Marriages|, Dorothy H. Smith, Frederick County [MD] Marriage Licenses, 1778-1839, (Unpublished Monograph, "Publication Rights Reserved," by Dorothy H. Smith, United States : 15 Jun 1979), F187.F8 S65 1900z., p. 211.

    10. [S28] Myers Marriages 2|, Margaret E. Myers, MARRIAGE LICENSES OF FREDERICK COUNTY [MD], 1811-1840, (Family Line Publications, Silver Spring, MD : 1987), p. 228.

    11. [S90] Barbara Erbele Woods|, Barbara L. Snouffer Erbele Woods, "Family Pedigree Chart" : July 1982 ; & Email correspondence, (Barbara S. Erbele Woods; Email: erbelewoods@frontier.com).

    12. [S987] MD Church Docs, 1668-1995|, Various Maryland Churches, Maryland, Church Records, 1668-1995, (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Salt Lake City, UT; Online database, https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2385204?collectionNameFilter=false).