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Schuylkill County Events in 1901

Extracted from J.H. Zerbey History, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania

Fires Deaths Business Deals Weddings and Anniversaries

Jan. 4-Old Daniel Artz Hotel at Sacramento, conducted by R . S. Adams burned down
Jan. 10-Fire at Branchdale destroyed 3 dwellings, 3 stables and a barn and wagon shed. The losers were Mrs. C. J. Murphy, P. Murphy, Patrick McGovern and Mrs. Edward Connelly

Jan. 5-Mrs. James Bush, 92, Llewellyn
Jan. 8-Mrs. Elizabeth Manning, 85, of Llewellyn, sister of Mrs. Bush
Jan. 17-Peter Entwistle, 32, and John O'Donnell, 23, Mahanoy City; killed at N. Mahanoy Colliery
Jan. 17-Col. John E. Wynkoop, formerly Pottsville, at Philadelphia
Jan. 16-Mrs. Julius Kurten, 73, Pottsville
Jan. 16-Mrs. William Nagle, Pottsville; wife of Mexican War veteran
Feb. 4-Daniel Shepp, Tamaqua; leading business man
Feb. 8-Mrs. Elizabeth Miller, 63, Pottsville, mother of Dr. C. D. Miller and Mrs. A. L. Gillars
Feb. 15-Thomas Wren, 78, Pottsville; one time proprietor of Washington Iron Works and later mine operator
Feb. 19-Anthony Berdanier, Frackville,P.& R. wreckmaster
Feb. 22-Mrs. William Beddow, 74, Minersville
Mar. 1-Andrew J. Reith, 74, Pottsville; proprietor of City Hotel
Mar. 5-George Adams, 73, Adamsdale; founder of the village of Adamsdale
Mar. 12-Honorable John W. Ryon, Pottsville; former Congressman and prominent attorney
Mar. 13-Rev. G. A. Hinterleitner, Pottsville; former pastor Trinity Lutheran Church
Mar. 18-Edmund Green, Pottsville; prominent jeweler
Apr. 3-Thomas MeGinniss, Pottsville; county president of A. 0. H. and clerk at Hotel Allan
Apr. 18-J. W. (Jumbo) Trout
Apr. 18-Squire Ernst C. Nickol, 70, Pottsville
Apr. 23-Simon Moore, 57, Tremont Supt. of Rausch Creek Colliery
Apr. 30-B. F. Olewine, Pottsville
May 1-Edward Lebengood, Cressona
May 6-Mason M. Frick, 33, Pottsville
May 10-Mrs. John A. Reilly, Sr., 55, Shenandoah
May 23-Francis Schwelkert, 73, Pottsville
May 25-Mrs. Sarah Medlar, widow Samuel B., 507 W. Arch Street, Pottsville
June 5-Mrs. Susan, 77, widow H. L. Krebs, Orwigsburg
June 6-E. P. Devine, Palo Alto
June 18-Mrs. Carrie Beddall, wife of Sheriff S. Rowland, Port Carbon
June 19-Mrs. William H. Falls, 67, Pottsville
June 21-Charles Lord, 87, Pottsville
June 29-Mrs. Sarah Bishop, Pottsville
June 29- Mrs. Catherine Hoffman, Frackville
June 30-Mrs. J. K. Boltz, 75, Pottsville
July 2-Mrs. Jane Llewellyn, 85, St. Clair
July 5-George Folk, 80, Mechanicsville
July 14-Mary, 92, widow Jacob Dockweiler, St. Clair
July 16-W. S. Sanner, Frackville
July 22-Mrs. John A. Kienzle, Pottsville
July 29-Joseph Hurst, 55, St. Clair
Sept. 25-Michael Yaisle, 67, Pottsville
Sept. 26-Emma E., daughter late Daniel L. and Katherine Zerbey, Pottsville
Oct. 8-Christian Muehlhof, 61, Pottsville
Oct. 9-Jesse S. Drumheller, Pottsville
Oct. 9-John J., 18, son Michael and Mary Neider, Lincoln, killed at Lincoln colliery
Oct. 13 -Caroline, widow Johnathan Sterner, 76, Pottsville
Oct. 22-David Whitehouse, 79, Pottsville
Oct. 27-Mrs. George Shoener, Orwigsburg
Oct. 30-Anna L., daughter late Daniel and Catherine Zerbey, Pottsville
Nov. 9-Mrs. Ellen Curry, 86, Pottsville
Nov. 13-Charles Rummel, 71, Port Carbon
Nov. 15-Jacob Kline, 75, Schuylkill Haven
Nov. 21-Edwin Dando, 72, Minersville
Nov. 22-Louis Bocam, 79, Pottsville
Nov. 24-Charles C. Rauch, 60, Pottsville
Nov. 24- Dr. J. G. C. Swaving, Pottsville
Nov. 25-Mrs. G. A. Doerflinger, 57, Pottsville
Nov. 27-Mrs. Charles K. Mertz, 40, Port Carbon
Nov. 28-The Rev. J. J. Dolan, St. Kyran's, Heckschersville
Dec. 9-David Llewellyn, Shenandoah, killed while walking along R. R. track
Dec. 9-William Mansell, St. Clair, asphyxiated by coal gas
Dec. 14-Charles A. Meck, Schuylkill Haven
Dec. 17-Mrs. Bridget, wife of Owen Kilcur, Mahanoy Plane
Dec. 18-Mrs. Simon Schneider, 72, Pottsville
Dec. 21-William L. Kissinger, 72, Minersville

Mar. 15-T. W. Marquardt purchased grocery store of H. J. Rich at 6th and W. Market Sts. His barber shop on E. Norwegian St. was to be under management of W. F. Taylor
Apr. 4-Mulligan Bros. of Phila., owners of Park Hotel, leased the hostelry to Wellington Hartman of Schuylkill Haven
May 29-R. C. Howells, former proprietor of Howell's Cafe, 2nd and Market Sts., purchased good-will and fixtures of Whitehouse Hotel from John Christian
Nov. 5-Mark and Hugh Dolan purchased Dolan's Park

Jan. 16-M. V. Mellet, Pottsville, and Miss Margaret Robinson, of Middletown, Conn., married
Jan. 28-H. J. Schmeltzer, Pottsville, and Miss Etta Richards, Minersville, were married at Allentown
April 9-Miss Margaret Zeh and Newton H. Morgan, of Pottsville, were united in marriage
April 10-Miss May M. Sterling and Fred Hoefel, Pottsville, were married by Rev. J. H. Umbenhen
April 17-Nuptials of Miss Catherine Noffsinger, Pottsville, and Harry C. Hartzel, of Mt. Holly Springs
April 24-O. S. Frie, Pottsville, and Miss Mazie Urch, Pottsville, united in marriage
May 8-Benjamin Sterner, Pottsville, observed 88th anniversary
June 4-Prof. J. Geo. Seltzer and Miss Mame B. Derr, Potts., married at Philadelphia
June 12-Miss Mary Flavia McQuall, Pottsville, and Dr. Thomas B. 0. Reilly, Philadelphia, married at St. Patrick's Church
June 18-Miss Mamie Knowles and Joshua Sigfried Heebner, Pottsville, wed
June 19-John Manhardt and Miss Dora Miller, Pottsville, married
June 20-Miss Emma Hodgson, Pottsville, and Francis H. Taggart, West Chester, married by Rev. J. T. Satchell
June 26-Miss Emma 0. Medlar, Pottsville, and Wm. H. Warmkessel, Lebanon, married at the Medlar home
June 26-Miss Elsie M. Seitzinger, Pottsville, and Wm. J. Herman, Pottsville, married by Rev. J. H. Eastman, of lst Presby. Church
June 26-Miss Esther Isabel Howell, Pottsville, and George W. Aregood, New York, married by Rev. J. B. May of Trinity Episcopal Church
June 26-Miss Mary Stephens, Middleport and Wm. Argall, Braddock, wed
June 28-Rev. F. J. Millman, pastor 2nd Presby. Church, and Miss Josephine D. Lees, Scranton, married at Scranton
Sept. 18-Miss Eva Barr, Pinegrove, and Charles Keeney, Pottsville, wed
Sept. 23-Cyrus L. Pershing, Pottsville, and Miss Mary L. Royer of Johnstown, wed at Mill Creek Furnaces, Pa.
Sept. 23-Judge and Mrs. Pershing celebrated golden wedding anniversary
Oct. 9-Miss Laura B. Smith, Minersville, and Wm. Callender, Minersville,

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