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Bessie C. Byers

Bessie C. Byers

Female 1886 - 1974  (87 years)

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  • Name Bessie C. Byers  [1, 2
    Born 21 Nov 1886  New Oxford, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Died 13 Nov 1974  Hanover, York Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Rest Haven Cem, Hanover, York Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I7170  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2012 

    Father Levi E. Byers,   b. 20 Jul 1847, Hamilton, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1925, New Oxford, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Josephine Snouffer,   b. 22 Mar 1852, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1917, New Oxford, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 15 Aug 1871  Edge Grove, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5
    Family ID F600  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Archie Withers,   b. 23 Apr 1884, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1965, Hanover, York Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married Y  [1, 2
    Children 
     1. William Francis Withers,   b. Abt 1906, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Joseph Charles Edward Withers,   b. 1907, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1964, Center City, Chisago Cnty, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F2497  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1900 census lists her father Levi E Byers, 52, living with his wife Josephine, 48, and the following Pennsylvnia-born children: Mamie M, 18, born Jan 1882 [sic]; Bessie C, 12, born Sept 1887 [sic]; Francis and Lawrence, 12, born Jan 1888; and Phillip, 5, born Feb 1895. «i»1900 U.S. Census, «/i»Mt. Pleasant Twsp, Adams Cnty, PA (T 623, Roll 1354, stamped p. 277B).

      The 1920 census lists her husband William A, 35, living with Bessie C, 32, and two sons: William F, 14, and Joseph C, 12. Also living in the home were Bessie's father, Levi E. Byer, a 72 year old widower, and her brother, Phillip M, 23. William was employed as a moulder at a foundry. «i»1920 U.S. Census, «/i»Oxford Twsp, Adams Cnty, PA (T 625, Roll 1507, stamped p. 25B).

  • Sources 
    1. [S178] Annette Eberhardinger|, Annette Eberhardinger, "Correspondence", (Annette E. Wheeler, 1028 Windy Hill Rd, New Freedom, PA 17349; anntwheel1@zoominternet.net; Email to Gervaise Dynes-Wolak (Jun 2008) & Wm. C. Snouffer).

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

    3. [S33] Hess, Robert M. Hess, "Snouffer Notes", (Robert M. Hess, Houston, TX; Reference # 7501 (29 Apr 1975); Pedigree Charts (10 Sep 1966 & 18 Nov 1970); letter (30 Apr 1975); Chart 7101 (25 Feb 1971); other reports).

    4. [S179] Cemetery|, (See individual's Notes).

    5. [S180] PA Census 1900, Adams|, Pennsylvania, Adams Cnty, 1900 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T623, Roll 1354, p. 277B).