Solomon Diehl Sr.
Anna Elisabeth Siegfried
Johan Jacob George
Lydia Wotring
Solomon Diehl Jr.
Sarah Ann George
Henry A. Diehl


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1. Mary Catherine Hanner

Henry A. Diehl 1 2 3 4 5

  • Born: 3 Mar 1869, Lowhill Twp., Lehigh, PA 2 3
  • Marriage (1): Mary Catherine Hanner about 1893 in , Lycoming, PA
  • Died: 30 Aug 1903, Montoursville, Lycoming, PA at age 34 5
  • Buried: Montoursville: Edgewood Cemetery, Lycoming, PA, USA

   FamilySearch ID: KZ8L-6FV.

  Noted events in his life were:

1. Census in 1870 in Lowhill Twp., Lehigh, PA. 2 The 1870 Census recorded Solomon Diehl, age 44, occupation stone mason, living with his wife, Sarah Ann, 44, and Emma, 9; Alexander, 7; Lovina, 5; Clinton, 3; Henry, 1: and Daniel, 1. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. Solomon's real estate was valued at $1,200 and personal estate $300. The post office was Slatington.

2. Census in 1880 in Lowhill Twp., Lehigh, PA. 3 The 1880 census recorded Solomon Diehl, stone mason, 52, living with wife Sarah, 53; Daniel, 11; and Charles, 9. Next door is Henry Diehl, 11, working as a servant in the home of farmer George Klotz, 31, and his wife Mary, 32. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.

3. Residence: on 27 Sep 1897 in , Lycoming, PA. 4

4. Census in 1900 in Montoursville, Lycoming, PA. 6 The 1900 census recorded Harry A. Diehl, merchant tailor, 31, born Mar 1869, living with wife Mary, 34, Aug 1866; Margaret, 5, Apr 1895; and Naomi, 1, Sep 1899. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania except Mary's parents were born in Germany. Harry and Mary were married for 7 years.

5. Cause of Death: typhoid fever, 30 Aug 1903, Montoursville, Lycoming, PA. 5

6. Obituary: Allentown Democrat: obituary of Henry A. Diehl on 2 Sep 1903 in Allentown, Lehigh, PA. 5 DEATH OF A FORMER LEHIGH COUNTIAN IN LYCOMING COUNTY. -- Henry A. Diehl, a former resident of Lehigh county, died at Montoursville, Lycoming county, on Sunday last, after a week's illness with typhoid fever, aged 34 years. He was born in Lowhill township, and was a son of the late Solomon Diehl and wife Sarah, nee George. HIs father preceeded him in death twelve years ago. He is survived by his wife, a born Hanner, and two daughters, his aged mother, and the following brothers and sisters: Milton J., William B., Thompson R., Isadore S., Alexander, Daniel A., (a twin brother of the deceased,) Clinton G. and Mrs. E. Henry Knerr, all of this city, Charles F., of Quakertown, and Mrs. O. J. Kneadler, of Alburtis. His mother and brother Isadore left on Saturday with the 4.29 train and reached his sick bed a short time before he died. His widow and oldest daughter are stricken with the same disease, and the widow is in a critical condition.

7. Newspaper: Allentown Leader: funeral of Henry A. Diehl, 7 Sep 1903, Allentown, Lehigh, PA. 7 The funeral of Henry A. Diehl, who died at Montoursville, was held from his late home at said place. No services were held at the house on account of the sickness of his wife and child. There were two clergymen, Rev. Mr. Dunlap and a Methodist minister. The following attended the funeral: Mrs. Sarah Diehl, the mother; Milton J. Diehl, wife and daughter, William B. Diehl and wife and son Albert, Alexander Diehl, Thompson Diehl, Isadore Diehl, Daniel Diehl, Clinton G. Diehl, Mrs. E. H. Knerr of Allentown, Mrs. J. Knedler of Alburtis, and Charles F. Diehl of Quakertown.

Henry married Mary Catherine Hanner about 1893 in , Lycoming, PA. (Mary Catherine Hanner was born on 29 Aug 1867 in Montoursville, Lycoming, PA,6 died on 5 Dec 1943 in Montoursville, Lycoming, PA and was buried on 8 Dec 1943 in Montoursville: Edgewood Cemetery, Lycoming, PA, USA 8.)



2 1870 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Lehigh County, Lowhill Township, Page 383B.

3 1880 United States Census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Lowhill, Lehigh, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1147; Family History Film: 1255147; Page: 606C; Enumeration District: 206; Image: 0675.

4 The Allentown Leader (Allentown, PA) (Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania), 27 Sep 1897, page 4. Diehl Family Reunion.

5 Allentown Democrat (Allentown, PA), 2 Sep 1903, page 2. Obituary of Henry A. Diehl.

6 1900 United States Census, Harry A Diehl, Montoursville borough Ward 1, 2, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States; citing sheet 17B, family 408.

7 The Allentown Leader (Allentown, PA) (Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania), 7 Sep 1903, page 6. Funeral of Henry A. Diehl.

8, 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 111966. Mary C. Diehl. Father George F. Hanner. Mother Barbara Zücher. Parents born in Germany. Spouse: Henry A. Diehl.

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