So, you may be asking yourself, what’s with this site? What is all this stuff?
Another Witmer family group photo, probably taken at the family farm before 1912. Gertrude, the youngest Witmer child, was born in 1897. So this photo was possibly taken around 1901–1903? Left to right (adults): Henry and Lillian Snyder, Horace and Mary (Breish) Witmer, Lydia and Edward (Kline) Witmer, Milton Nace (wife Elmira died in 1896),… read more
The Witmer family group shot, possibly the summer of 1894. I don’t know if I can correctly identify everyone, but here goes… Left to right: Lillian Witmer Snyder, Saraphine (Witmer) Snyder, Henry D. Snyder, Willoby Snyder, Emma (Witmer) Snyder, Cora (Gussman) Witmer, Edward J. Witmer (seated), Milton K. Witmer, Lydia Amanda (Kline) Witmer, Horace K…. read more
Wilmer Witmer, son of Horace K. and Mary A. (Breish) Witmer, was born 7 May 1892 and died Jan 1978 in Sellersville, Montgomery county, Pennsylvania. He married Clara Barndt sometime before 1922.
A photo of William and Sarah C. (Hocker) Behm. Sarah was the daughter of Johannes and Elizabeth (Henry) Hocker. She was born about 1843. The couple was known to be living in Dauphin borough about 1876, but I don’t know anything more about them. If you do, please contact me. Photo courtesy of Elizabeth Hoke
William M. Hoover, son of Samuel Thomas and Victoria (Walker) Hoover. Will was born 17 Apr 1890 in Pine Glen. He married Edith Mae Meeker, daughter of William Henry and Carrie Amanda (Force) Meeker.
Willia Hocker Sr., son of Albert Curtin and Lillian (Leedy) Hocker, and his (future?) wife Isabella Aitken Smith, daughter of William and Eliza Craig (Bonnington) Smith, possibly at the Hocker family farm in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania.
William Hocker Sr., son of Albert Curtin and Lillian (Leedy) Hocker, on horseback.
William and Ruth Hocker on their wedding day, 24 Sep 1941 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.