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Joe Mellet - 03/08/98 17:50:46
Hometown: Westmont NJ
Great Page!! I have many ancestors from Schuylkill County .Starting around 1850: MELLET from St Clair,Ashland,Shenandoah and Mahanoy City,MORAN,St Clair BERRONG,SAMAR, from Ashland CAMPION,BRENNAN,from Heckslerville ,Glen Carbon RYAN,GOLDEN,DONAHOU,from Schuylkill Co
Mike Marenovic - 03/08/98 17:30:39
Hometown: Holland, NY
I am a 52 yr. old adoptee seeking information on the families of John J. Franko and Elizabeth Zaleda who lived in Coaldale in the early 1900's. They are my grandparents. He worked as a coalminer and lived on Water St. Their daughter, Elizabeth is my mothe . She is now deceased. I can find no living relatives. Any information is greatly appreciated.
Dave Pukas - 03/04/98 23:51:42
Coal Cracker to the bone Looking for:MCGLONE (civil War), CARROLL- Pottsville; SCHERER,Ashland; HOFFMAN,BRITTON, Williamstown; BOYER, Tremont;PLESNARSKI,PUKAS,WYNOSKY,STOPPIE,BERETSKY, Cass Twp
Nicholas Dinos - 02/27/98 01:35:56
Very pleased to find this site. I'll have lots to do to explore it. I'll try to think of some way I can add to it's value.
Del Jean Ribkee Saylor - 02/27/98 00:16:04
Hometown: Schuylkill Haven
Just stumbled onto this site. GREAT STUFF HERE! WILL BE SURE TO TELL MY OTHER FAMILY MEMBERS ABOUT IT AND WILL BE VISITING THIS PLACE OFTEN. THANKS!
Pamela Dalton - 02/26/98 05:13:12
Hometown: Henderson, NV
RYAN, Thomas and Margaret lived most of their married life in Schuykill Co. They had a big family11 children yet I find nothing on them after 1900 Census. My grandfather Lawrence lived in Minersville part of his life as a state policeman. Thomas worked for the Rail road.
Lisa Wenner - 02/25/98 23:18:14
Hometown: Slatington, PA
Joe Umholtz - 02/25/98 00:29:33
Hometown: Ebensburg, PA
Cindy Bryant - 02/24/98 14:23:22
Hometown: Benton harbor, MI
It's wonderful to see such a nice website with information on the area I'm searching. Looking for my WETZEL ancestors and allied surnames of PEIFER and MOSER and FAUST. My line left Schuylkill Co, PA around 1880 and came to Michigan.
Pat Pfeiffer Chambers - 02/24/98 03:24:11
Just want to thank everyone involved in the Schuylkill County pages. It's wonderful! I found the names of my great-grandparents (Martin - Gillespie) and discovered my great-grandparents lived there many years. Still looking for the Pfeiffer family of Sc uylkill Haven...
Peter Smulligan - 02/22/98 19:14:11
Robert W.Kimbel - 02/22/98 14:56:59
Hometown: New Castle, De 19720
I missed a family name the last time I signed on. The surname I'm researching is--- Kremer or Kramer from Summit Station.
Robert W. Kimbel - 02/22/98 14:38:16
Hometown: New Castle, De. 19720
Most of my ancestors were from Schuylkill County, so I'm happy to have found your web site. My family surname search includes ---- 1. Kimbel - from Delano and Mahanoy city area. 2. Faust - Barnesville 3. Reed (Rieth) - Pottsville 4. Feno - Pottsville 5. Sippel - Pottsville
Roxanne Clingman - 02/19/98 19:26:01
Hometown: Valdez, Alaska
Searching for BITLER-APPLEGATE, FREDERICK-ROBERTS, WOLF connection in Schuylkill County. Any correspondence on these lines is greatly appreciated. Thank you for a site that is very informative and a big help to those of us trying to do distance research
Pat Reese - 02/18/98 20:27:01
New to the internet. What a great place to find information. Looking for Horsewood, Pittz, Crane, Harrigan, Crayston, Rosengrantz to name a few. Was born in Ashland and all lines lived there or in th e immediate area. Love all your great sources will be l oking forever to cover all your information.
ROSE MARIE(KODAK) POLON - 02/17/98 23:37:38
Hometown: PORT CARBON
MY FATHER'S DIED ON MAY 17,1980 NAME: EMERICK JOSEPH KODAK, MARRIED TO A MARGARET JULIA MILLER, THEY HAD 2 CHILDREN ( GIRLS ) MARGARET ANN KODAK, AND A ROSE MARIE KODAK. DO WE HAVE ANY ROOTS IN SCHUYLKILL COUNTY. TO DATE FEBRUARY 17,1998.
Sallie Satterthwaite - 02/16/98 22:39:53
Hometown: Peachtree City, GA
Researching the following Schuylkill Co. names on my father's side, and will gladly swap what I have for helpful information: DIMMICK, DUEY, NEY, LLOYD. Thanks!
Jim Jones - 02/15/98 20:04:13
I grew up in Shenandoah and in Ellengowan in Mahanoy Twp during the period 1931 to 1949. Am delighted to find this site. I am a member of the Schuylkill County Historical Society. Researching JONES/FOGARTY/BECKER/PURCELL. Have a lot of data on HUBLER family too.
George Johnson - 02/15/98 16:18:29
Hometown: Weatherly, PA
Researching Thomas William Johnson(1793-1868)and his descendents. They resided in Tamaqua since 1835.
Vince Wolfe - 02/13/98 17:24:03
Hometown: Palo Alto/ now Fayetteville, NC
Researching WOLF(E), FARRELL, HAVERTY, FISHER, REICHELDERFER, BROWN.
Joseph Tichy - 02/11/98 04:37:02
Hometown: Shenandoah ,Pa
Living in Vegas now really miss the food!
David J. Terway - 02/10/98 19:04:49
Hometown: Yeadon, PA
My dad and his family grew up in Seltzer City, PA.
Joseph Tichy - 02/09/98 02:57:32
Hometown: Shenandoah Pa
Living in vegas now and found your page AOK
George M. Walker - 02/06/98 04:00:34
Hometown: Mahanoy City
I'm a realy newbie at genealogy and found this resource through the internet. Walker, DeFrehn, and Luke families were all Mahanoy City based. I know I'll be in contact with you before I'm through. Thanks for being there.
k Hilarides-Toon - 02/05/98 04:44:51
Wanda M. Stefanc - 02/04/98 00:32:08
Hometown: Monterey, TN
Great site! I am researching the MINNICH, SHADLE, ZIMMERMAN, REITH, ZELLER, HUBLER, and SCHANTZ families in the Pine Grove and surrounding area.
Bill+Bob+Joe Kaledas - 02/01/98 02:59:43
Carleen Ladden - 01/31/98 20:55:56
Hometown: Jim Thorpe, Pa
Enjoyed your sight! I was looking up my roots. I can't find any Ladden's. I'll your sight for a more detailed search. Thanks again!
Edward J. Quinn - 01/28/98 03:02:58
Hometown: Philadelphia/now Tarpon Springs, Fl.
Site is wonderful. Lot of information and also ways to get help and guidence. My Mother,Frances A. Stanton was born in Port Carbon. Her Mother Julia Cantwell born in Pottsville, married Thomas H. Stanton born in New Castle Twp. Julia Cantwell's Mother wa Mary Kelly (Pottsville I believe) and her father was Robert Cantwell (Blythe Twp I believe). Thomas Stanton's Mother was Margaret Connors and she married John J. Stanton and both from Schuylkill County ( don't know exactly where). I am trying to do res arch on all of them and look forward to using this site to help put my genealogy lines together. Thanks. Ed Quinn
Richard Stauffenberg - 01/27/98 16:28:51
Trying to trace my family tree
Your Dad - 01/26/98 23:39:03
Hometown: born in pottsville
Hi hon your Dad and Ellie just stop in to say hello Love You Nice Job Dad
Gloria Crossin - 01/25/98 17:48:18
Hometown: Phila. Pa.
My grandparents came from West Mahonoy Twp, Raven Run, Ashland, Girardsville. Richard Golden b 1849 m Margaret Walsh b 1850. Also related by marriage to Colihan - Callahan, still living in Girardsville. Have some information on their lines but would like ore information on when they came to Schuylkill from Ireland.
Kim Tyson - 01/24/98 16:36:55
Hometown: Burlingame, KS
I've enjoyed your page very much. Alot of hard work done here. My Tyson's lived in Schuylkill County. I'm searching for the parents of Joseph TYSON. I have a descendant report on my web page and would love for anyone who has a Tyson connection to plea e let me know. Thanks to anyone who visits my web page. Kim Tyson
Joan Hartman - 01/22/98 19:01:27
My Email:firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Hometown: Woodlake, CA
Lynn this page is so great and so comprehensive....I've only touched the surface and am in awe....thank you so much for directing me here....I have posted the url for the page where I am doing a one name study BUTKUS....but also have genealogy page at http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/3484 Thanks so much for this wonderful page!
Anne Mejan - 01/22/98 00:54:58
Hometown: Winston-Salem, NC
Glad to share info. with others : NIENAJADLO, NIADNA, KILOUSKY,WELGO, MCALEER, and others. Middleport, Pa. and surrounding areas.
Laura Rytting - 01/21/98 22:57:03
Hometown: Orem, UT
I have enjoyed your website. My dad grew up in Nuremberg, PA and I have been trying to find out more information on our family. I am particularly interested in finding out the names of my great grandmother's parents. If anyone can help me find informat on on Laura Ellen WELLER (born 25 Feb. 1870), I would be so grateful. She married William Clayton RHODES (RHOADES). Other names in the area are Heinbrook, Lindenmuth, Berger, Ulshafer, Lutz. I have an uncle who still lives in Nuremberg and other relati es in the Sckuylkill area. My father is Warren RHODES and his father owned the Rhodes Variety Store in Nuremberg when he was alive. This website has been informative and quite a surprise to find. THANKS!
Anne Mejan - 01/21/98 12:00:53
Hometown: Winston-Salem, NC
Thank goodness some valuable information on this area of the country, on-line. Thanks!
Robert W. Hoffman Jr - 01/21/98 07:39:45
Hometown: Dover Tn
Hi, new to all this but I'm from Dornsife Pa. and trying to find out who my great grandfather parents were. Lewis Hoffman B. 1856 D 1939 Wife Amelia Long B. 1859 D 1918 ( This was my grt grandfather) He had a brother Jacob Guy Allen Hoffman B. 1895 D. 1918 Wife Ferry Hollie Wehry B.1895 D. 1993 (This was my grandfather and grand mother) Robert Wade Hoffman Sr B. 1917 D. 1993 (myfather) Wife Frances Danna Dubendorf Mother is still living, and the others are buried in Ashland Pa. Hope I can find out anything on this. Thank you. Respectfully Robert W. Hoffman
Robert E. Whychell - 01/19/98 13:32:51
I have enjoyed your site. My grandparents had there US roots in Schuylkill County,circa 1900. Researching, Waiczhulonis/Vaicziulonis/Waiculonis/Mitchill/Churnell.
jane luddy - 01/17/98 02:12:37
Hometown: Glenside, Pa
My mother is from Mary D and she has intrigued me with her stories about my uncle and grandfather who were involved in the coalmining industry. I have visited Mary D, but because it was just a patch town it has been difficult to locate any information. here is a character to the coal regions that few people have been able to capture and I ove to ride through the mountains and through the small towns,climb to the abandoned mines, walk over the slag heaps now hidden under the growth of new forests, and l sten to the long forgetten music of the big bands at the now deserted Lakehurst (? am not sure the name is correct). It has been wonderful to find your page on the internet and as my wonderings continue I will add any information I come up with. Keep up the excellent work.
Dave Simmers - 01/17/98 01:00:15
Hometown: Oakland, NJ
My family settled in St. Clair circa 1845. Surnames are: ZIMMER, SIMMERS, GRADWELL, JOMMES, and others. Great Home page!!!
J & K Bruce - 01/16/98 15:47:13
Hometown: Luling, TX
I am trying to locate my Irish family that lived in this county. I believe they were there in 1870 because my grandmother, Alice Farrell, was born there in 1872. I am trying to find if her family was here prior to 1870, perhaps in 1860 & 1850. I am not sure where they landed or when. This is really a great page. Thanks
Dennis Byerly - 01/14/98 03:57:05
Hometown: Brackney, PA 18812
Most of my ancestors settled within a 20 mi. radius of the juncture of Dauphin, Northumberland, and Schuylkill Counties so I do a lot of research in that area.
Jack Fowler - 01/13/98 05:00:29
Hometown: Delano, Sch Co.
Holly Knott - 01/06/98 01:51:09
Hometown: Lawrenceville, NJ
Hello, great to see your page. Just got into genealogy recently and was surprised to find ancestors from Pottsville, PA. If anyone knows anything about a Daniel KNOTT, born approximately 1845 and married to a Mary Jane ?, please write!
JOANMARIE SCHILLO - 01/02/98 21:29:27
Hometown: FRACKVILLE, PA
I AM RESEARCHING THE FAMILY OF PETER SCHILLO AND AMELIA PRITZ SCHILLO. PETER EMIGRATED FROM BAVARIA CIRCA 1850'S TO 1863 AND AMELIA WAS BORN IN THE LOCUST VALLEY TO PETER AND HENRIETTA PRITZ IN 1844 ANY HELP WILL BE APPRECIATED... OTHER ANCESTRAL NAMES WERE McCOURT AND PORTNERS....
Harry Troutman - 01/01/98 16:17:37
Hometown: Lititz, PA
Researching Kramer/Kremer, Martin, Hamilton, Machmer, Krammes and Bair ancestors.
Sandra (Basara) Morrash - 01/01/98 01:31:24
Hometown: Frackville, PA
Wow! I feel like I struck gold when I found this webpage! Keep up the great work. I have recently started to search for my roots. I was born and raised in Frackville. My mother still lives in Frackville and has her entire life. My father (died Jan. 19 9), was from Mahanoy Plane (or Maizeville). His real father was Stephen Basara and died when my father was only 10 years old. My father barely remembered him, and I have no idea if my gf had any siblings. My mother's maiden name was Cooper and I have t at traced back to the Pribulick and Billie families on my gm side. My gf Cooper came over from Eastern Europe, had some siblings, but I'm hitting a brick wall there also. Any help would greatly be appreciated.
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