Catharine
(1787-1834)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Samuel Weaver
2. George Michael Saltzgiver

Catharine 1

  • Born: 13 Jul 1787, , , PA
  • Marriage (1): Samuel Weaver
  • Marriage (2): George Michael Saltzgiver on 10 Jun 1828 in , Adams, PA
  • Died: 5 Apr 1834, Straban Twp., Adams, PA at age 46 1
  • Buried: Gettysburg: St. James Evangelical Lutheran Church, Adams, PA 2

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Newspaper: Sentinel: Notice by Jacob and Catherine Weaver, Executors, to rent farm of the late Samuel Weaver, 14 Nov 1821, Gettysburg, Adams, PA. 3 To Be Rented: The farm formerly occupied by Josiah Coulter, late the property of Samuel Weaver, deceased, in Straban Twp., 114 acres. The meadows are in excellent condition and the upland of a good quality of which a suitable proportion can be put in grain. Jacob and Catherine Weaver, Executors.

2. She appeared on the census in 1830 in Straban Twp., Adams, PA. 4 The 1830 census recorded Michael Saltsgiver with this household:
Free White Persons - Males - Under 5:1
Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9:1
Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14:2
Free White Persons - Males - 15 thru 19:3
Free White Persons - Males - 40 thru 49:1
Free White Persons - Females - Under 5:1
Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9:1
Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14:2
Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29:1
Free White Persons - Females - 40 thru 49:1
Free White Persons - Under 20:11
Free White Persons - 20 thru 49:3
Total Free White Persons:14

3. She has conflicting death information of Her tombstone read: "In memory of Catharine Satlzgiver, former wife of Sm. Wever, who departed this life April A.D. 6, 1834, Aged 46 years, 8 months and 24 days." The original grave at St. James Lutheran was reinterred at Everrgreen Cemetery., 6 Apr 1834 and Gettysburg: Evergreen Cemetery, Adams, PA. 2

4. Newspaper: Gettysburg Times: "Died, April 5, 1834, Mrs. Catharine Saltzgiver, wife of Mr. Michael Saltzgiver, of Straban Township, this County.", 14 Apr 1834, Gettysburg, Adams, PA. 5


Catharine married Samuel Weaver. (Samuel Weaver was born on 30 Oct 1781 in , , PA 6 and died on 14 Oct 1820 in Straban Twp., Adams, PA 6 7.)


Catharine next married George Michael Saltzgiver, son of John Henry Saltzgever and Eve Mary, on 10 Jun 1828 in , Adams, PA. (George Michael Saltzgiver was born on 3 Feb 1786 in , Adams, PA,8 9 died on 4 Sep 1869 in Gettysburg: St. James Evangelical Lutheran Church, Adams, PA 9 and was buried in Gettysburg: Evergreen Cemetery, Adams, PA 10.)


Sources


1 Gettysburg Times (Gettysburg, PA), 14 Apr 1834. Death of Mrs. Catharine Saltzgiver.

2 Gettysburg Times (Gettysburg, PA), 7 Aug 1961, page 4. A Bit of History About Early Settlers. The Saltzgiver Family. Tombstone reading for Catharine Saltzgiver, former wife of Sm. Wever.

3 The Adams Sentinel (Gettysburg, PA), Gettysburg, Adams, Pennsylvania, 14 Nov 1821. Legal notice to rent farm of the late Samuel Weaver.

4 1830 United States Census, Year: 1830; Census Place: Straban, Adams, Pennsylvania; Series: M19; Roll: 143; Page: 54; Family History Library Film: 0020617.

5 Gettysburg Times (Gettysburg, PA), 14 Apr 1834. Death of Mrs. Catharine Saltzgiver. Also see Gettysburg Times 7 Aug 1961 page 4, "The Saltzgiver Family" in "A Bit of History About Early Settlers."

6 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=64864950.

7 The Adams Sentinel (Gettysburg, PA), Gettysburg, Adams, Pennsylvania, 18 Oct 1820, death of Samuel Weaver.

8 1850 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M44H-6KB Michael Saltsgaver, Strabane, Adams, Pennsylvania, United States; citing family 33, NARA microfilm publication M432.

9 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985, Historical Society of Pennsylvania; Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records; Reel: 671. PA > Adams > Gettysburg > St. James Evangelical Lutheran. Michael Saltzgever d. 4 Sep 1869 b. 3 Feb 1786.

10 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=43611167.



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