Genealogy Report (Custom) Conover UnconnectedGenealogy Report (Custom) Conover Unconnected

Descendants of Sarah Ann Conover (375926)

Generation One

891. Sarah Ann1 Conover (375926) was born December 5, 1836 Pennsylvania; m. Peter D. Swisher (375925), son of Franklin Swisher (386659) and Elizabeth Frey (386660); d. August 10, 1900 at age 63.

She and Sarah A. Cownover (381329) were possibly one and the same person.

Sarah Ann Conover (375926) and Peter D. Swisher (375925) appeared on the census of August 3, 1870 Gettysburg, Cumberland Twp., Adams County, Pennsylvania; real estate value 600.00, personal property 1,050.00.

Sarah Ann Conover (375926) and Peter D. Swisher (375925) appeared on the census of June 4, 1900 with their daughter Mary, Cumberland Twp., Adams County, Pennsylvania; 8 children, 7 living.

Peter D. Swisher (375925) was born on December 12, 1833 Pennsylvania. He died on February 12, 1907 at age 73.

Peter D. Swisher (375925) appeared on the census of June 19, 1860 Gettysburg, Cumberland Twp., Adams County, Pennsylvania; with his father. He was shown in the census on August 3, 1870 as a farmer. He was shown in the census on June 4, 1900 as a farm laborer.

Children of Sarah Ann1 Conover (375926) and Peter D. Swisher (375925) were as follows:

Generation Two

892. John Peter2 Swisher (375928) was born December 21, 1861 Pennsylvania; m. Lovie Grace Trostel (375936), daughter of George Trostel (375937) and Euphenia Magdalena Rennel (375938), December 24, 1891.

John Peter Swisher (375928) and Lovie Grace Trostel (375936) appeared on the census of June 15, 1900 Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania; 2 children, 2 living. He was shown in the census on June 15, 1900 as a gardner.

John Peter Swisher (375928) and Lovie Grace Trostel (375936) appeared on the census of May 10, 1910 Straban Twp., Adams County, Pennsylvania; 2 children, 2 living. He was shown in the census on May 10, 1910 as a farmer.

John Peter Swisher (375928) and Lovie Grace Trostel (375936) appeared on the census of January 2, 1920 Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania. He was shown in the census on January 2, 1920 as a laborer.

Lovie Grace Trostel (375936) was born on July 3, 1864 Adams County, Pennsylvania.

Lovie Grace Trostel (375936) appeared on the census of April 15, 1930 Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania; a widow.

Children of John Peter2 Swisher (375928) and Lovie Grace Trostel (375936) were as follows:

893. Charles Edward2 Swisher (375927) was born January 24, 1865; m. Eliza Helen Topper (375931), daughter of Joseph B. Topper (375932) and Mary Catherine Bushman (375933), November 25, 1889; d. April 12, 1890 Adams County, Pennsylvania, at age 25.

Eliza Helen Topper (375931) was born on November 24, 1871 Adams County, Pennsylvania. She died on July 13, 1918 Mercy Hospital, Baltimore,, Maryland, at age 46. Gettysburg Times, Gettysburg, PA July 26, 1918

COUNTY PEOPLE TAKEN BY DEATH

MRS. EDWARD SWISHER

Mrs. Eliza Heien Swisher, widow of Charles Edward Swisher, of West Middle St., died in the Mercy Hospital, Baltimore at 3:40 o'clock Sunday morning after undergoing an operation for cancer and effects of a stroke of paralysis. She underwent the operation on Thursday and never regained consciousness. She was aged 48 years 8 months and 1 day.

Mrs. Swisher was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Topper. Her husband died about 28 years ago. This is the fifth death in the family within one year.

She leaves a son, Edward Swisher of West Middle st., and two grandchildren. She also leaves eight sisters and one brother [sic]: Mrs, John Sprangler, Mrs. I.H.T. Rummel and Miss Rose Topper, of Gettysburg; Mrs. Harry Sneeringer and Charles Topper, of Hanover; Mrs. Robert Sprenkle, of East Berlin; Mrs. Vincent Orndorff, Bonneauville; Ms. Rebecca Martin of Danville and Mrs.[sic] George Topper of Baltimore.

Funeral on Wednesday motning at 9 o'clock from St, Francis Xavier Church, Rev W. F. Boyle officiating. Intement in the Catholic Cemetery.

Children of Charles Edward2 Swisher (375927) and Eliza Helen Topper (375931) were:

Generation Three

894. Charles Edward3 Swisher Jr. (375934) was born November 1, 1891 Pennsylvania; m. Anna Elizabeth McCall (375935), daughter of Mary (Unknown) (386664), February 9, 1915 Saint Aloysius Roman Catholic Church, Littlestown, Adams County, Pennsylvania.

He was also known as Charles Edwin Swisher. .

Charles Edward Swisher Jr. (375934) and Anna Elizabeth McCall (375935) appeared on the census of January 3, 1920 Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania. He was shown in the census on January 3, 1920 as the proprietor of a grocery store. He was shown in the census on April 10, 1930 as a bond salesman.

Charles Edward Swisher Jr. (375934) and Anna Elizabeth McCall (375935) appeared on the census of April 10, 1930 Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania.

Children of Charles Edward3 Swisher Jr. (375934) and Anna Elizabeth McCall (375935) were as follows:




Return to Table of Contents

Please send e-mail to: 801-282-2642
Created with The Master Genealogist for Windows on May 25, 2008 at 13:30:52.