George Gable
Minnie Jane Wiest
John Earl Gable


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1. Alice Rebecca Beecher
2. Celestia K. Angel

John Earl Gable 2 3 4 5

  • Born: 15 Feb 1900, , York, PA 2 3 6
  • Marriage (1): Alice Rebecca Beecher on 27 Jun 1925 in , Lancaster, PA 1
  • Marriage (2): Celestia K. Angel
  • Died: 20 Jun 1976, York, York, PA at age 76 5 6
  • Buried: 26 Jun 1976, York.: Mount Rose Cemetery, York, PA 5

   Another name for John was Jack Gable.5

  Noted events in his life were:

1. He appeared on the census in 1900 in Paradise Twp., York, PA. 7 The 1900 census recorded George Gable, 32, born Dec 1867, living with wife Minnie, 27, Feb 1873; Lavera, 3, Oct 1896; and John Gable, 5 months old, born Dec 1899. Also in the home is Leaha Gable, mother, 49, Jun 1850, and Emory Berkheimer, 13.

2. He appeared on the census in 1930 in York, York, PA. 8 The 1930 census recorded renting at 251 E. College Avenue: John E. Gable, stereotyper in a renting firm, 30, living with wife Alice R., 31. They and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.

3. Residence: 816 Hill St., Spring Garden, PA on 13 Jan 1954 in Spring Garden Twp., York, PA. 4

4. Obituary: York Daily Record: obituary of John E. Gable on 24 Jun 1976 in York, York, PA. 5 John E. (Jack) Gable, 76, of 606 Bergman St., a sterotyper in the printing industry for over 40 years, died at his home on Sunday.
County Coroner Kathryn Fourhman, who reported he was found dead at this home Wednesday, established the day he was stricken. She attributed illness as cause of death.
A native of Paradise Tonwship, he was a son of the late George and Minnie Jane Wiest Gable, and husband of the late Mrs. Celestia K. Gable.
Mr. Gable was employed, until his retirement, at the former Gazette and Daily. He belonged to Christ United Methodist Church.
Surviving is a brother, Mason G. Gable, 51 E. Main St., Dallastown.
His minister, the Rev. Paul J. Deiner, will officiate at the funeral on Saturday at 10 a.m. from the Baumeister and Orcutt Colonial Mortuary, South Queen and East Jackson Streets. Burial will be in Mt. Rose Cemetery.

John married Alice Rebecca Beecher, daughter of Edward F. Beecher and Lovie Alice Stambaugh, on 27 Jun 1925 in , Lancaster, PA.1 (Alice Rebecca Beecher was born on 12 Aug 1898 in Spring Grove, York, PA,1 4 died on 13 Jan 1954 in Spring Garden Twp., York, PA 1 4 9 and was buried on 16 Jan 1954 in York.: Mount Rose Cemetery, York, PA 4 9.)

John next married Celestia K. Angel. (Celestia K. Angel was born on 21 Dec 1900 in , , VA,10 11 died on 20 Mar 1976 in , York, PA 10 11 and was buried on 23 Mar 1976 in York.: Mount Rose Cemetery, York, PA 11.)


1 Mid-Atlantic Roots Network (FamilyHart,,

2 1900 United States Census, John E Gable, 1930.

3 United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, John Earl Gable, 1917-1918; citing York County no 3, Pennsylvania, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509.

4, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1966 (Original data: Pennsylvania (State). Death certificates, 1906–1966. Series 11.90 (1,905 cartons). Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.), Death Certificate 9673. Alice Rebecca Gable. Father Edward F. Beecher. Mother Lavina Stambaugh. Informant: John C. Gable.

5 York Daily Record (York, York County, Pennsylvania), 24 Jun 1976, page 13. Obituary of John E. Gable.

6 U.S. Social Security Death Index, Number: 187-10-9051; Issue State: Pennsylvania.

7 1900 United States Census, Year: 1900; Census Place: Paradise, York, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1502; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 0171; FHL microfilm: 1241502.

8 1930 United States Census, Year: 1930; Census Place: York, York, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2167; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 0100; Image: 182.0; FHL microfilm: 2341901.

9 The Gazette and Daily (York, PA) (York, York, Pennsylvania.), 14 Jan 1954, page 30. Deaths and Funerals, Mrs. John E. Gable.

10 U.S. Social Security Death Index, Celestia Gable, Mar 1976; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).

11 York Daily Record (York, York County, Pennsylvania), 22 Mar 1976, page 13, obituary of Mrs. John E. Gable.

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