George Sthele
(1810-1885)
Susanna Kreider
(1819-1890)
Sarah M. Staley
(1845-1906)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Elias H. Moyer

Sarah M. Staley 1 2 3

  • Born: 15 Jun 1845, , Berks, PA 2 4 5 6
  • Marriage (1): Elias H. Moyer
  • Died: 7 Sep 1906, Reading, Berks, PA at age 61 2 3 5
  • Buried: 12 Sep 1906, Sinking Spring: Sinking Spring Cemetery, Berks, PA 2 5

   Other names for Sarah were Sarah A. Stahley 4 5 7 and Sarah Sthele.

   FamilySearch ID: L7N4-Z4J.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1880 in Heidelberg Twp., Berks, PA. 8 The 1880 census recorded Elias Moyer, 40, living with wife Sarah, 35; daughters Mary G., 12; and Clara, 8. Also with them is David Moyer, 20. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.

2. Census in 1900 in Reading, Berks, PA. 4 5 The 1900 Census recorded at 204 Rose Street in Reading blacksmith helper William Beecher, 30, born Oct 1870, living with wife Clara, schoolteacher, 29, Nov 1871; Lew. W. Beecher, 8, May 1892; and widowed mother-in-law Sarah Moyer, 55, Jun 1845. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania, including William's father, but his mother was born in England. Clara had been married for 9 years and given birth to 1 child by 1900.

3. Obituary: Reading Times: obituary of Mrs. Elias Moyer on 10 Sep 1906 in Reading, Berks, PA. 3 Sarah, widow of Elias Moyer (nee Staley), died on Friday night at her home, 33 Thorn street, aged 61 years, of a complication of diseases. she is survived by two daughters, Gertrude, wife of John E. Weitzel, and Clara, wife of William Beecher, of Philadelphia. Mrs. Levi Bair, of Schaefferstown, is a sister.

4. Residence: 33 Thorn St., Reading, PA on 10 Sep 1906 in Reading, Berks, PA. 3


Sarah married Elias H. Moyer. (Elias H. Moyer was born on 7 Apr 1839 in Upper Heidelberg Township, Berks, PA,9 10 11 died on 30 May 1888 in Robesonia, Berks, PA 10 11 12 and was buried in Womelsdorf: Zion Union Cemetery, Berks, PA 10 11.)


Sources


1 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania, U.S., Death Certificates, 1906-1968 (Original data: Pennsylvania (State). Death certificates. Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.), Death Certificate 114326. Clara S. Beecher. Father Elias Moyer. Mother Sarah Staley.

2 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania, U.S., Death Certificates, 1906-1968 (Original data: Pennsylvania (State). Death certificates. Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.), Death Certificate 90504. Sarah M. Moyer. Father George Staley. Mother Susanna Kreider.

3 Reading Times (Reading, PA) (Reading, Berks, Pernnsylvania.), 1906 Sep 10, page 5. Obituary of Mrs. Elias Moyer.

4 1900 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M3M5-M6G William Beecher, ED 65 Precinct 4 Reading city Ward 6, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States; citing sheet 9A, family 172, NARA microfilm publication T623, FHL microfilm 1241378.

5 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=14655219.

6 1800 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MW6B-PXS Elias Moyer, Heidelberg, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States; citing sheet 286B, family 0, NARA microfilm publication T9-1099.

7 FamilySearch.org, Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885 - 1950, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V2XQ-KSL William L. Beecher and Clara S. Moyer, 1891.

8 1880 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MW6B-PXS Elias Moyer, Heidelberg, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States; citing sheet 286B, family 0, NARA microfilm publication T9-1099.

9 1850 United States Census, Year: 1850; Census Place: Upper Heidelberg, Berks, Pennsylvania; Roll: M432_752; Page: 141A; Image: 287.

10 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania, Veterans Burial Cards, 1777-2012 (Pennsylvania Veterans Burial Cards, 1777-2012. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Bureau of Archives and History. Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.), Berks > Moy > Elias H. Moyer. Image 29 of 224.

11 Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=44533626.

12 Montgomery, Morton L., Historical and Biographical Annals of Berks County Pennsylvania (Chicago: J. H. Beers & Co., 1909. Online at: http://archive.org/details/cu31924097286300), Page 853.



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