Today’s Fearless Females entry is about the marriages of my great grandparents: Elmer and Lillian (Snyder) Greulich, Edwin and Mary (Waage) Wieder, Will and Isabella (Smith) Hocker, and Clyde and Nora (Houdeshell) Hoover.
157 years ago Edward J. Witmer, son of John and Rachael (Jones) Witmer, married Lydia Amanda Kline, daughter of Philip and Lydia (Markly) Kline.
A Greulich family photo of Verna L. (1898-1980) and Alma M. (1893-?) Greulich, daughters of Morris Linton Greulich, taken circa 1929
Emma Josephine Waage, daughter of Dr. Charles T. and Mary Ann (Heisler) Waage, was born 29 Feb 1859 and died 3 Jan 1869, most likely in Pennsburg, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.
Lydia Eshbach, daughter of Henry and Catherine Lydia (Bobb) Eshbach, was born 3 Oct 1845 in Alburtis, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania. She died 7 May 1910 and was buried 11 May 1910 in Pennsburg, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. On 29 Aug 1876, she married Dr. Charles Theodore Waage, son of Rev. Frederick and Angelina (Garber) Waage, probably […]
Dr. Charles Theodore Waage, son of Rev. Frederick and Angelina (Garber) Waage, was born in Milton, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania on 22 Oct 1827 and died in Pennsburg, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania on 6 Mar 1921. He married twice, first to Mary Ann Heisler and second to Lydia Eshbach, daughter of Henry and Catherine Lydia (Bobb) Eshbach.
Gravestone photo for Mrs. Angelina (Garber) Waage, wife of Rev. Frederic Waage, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church Cemetery in Pennsburg, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.
A family portrait of three unidentified women and a girl. They may belong to the Witmer, Greulich or Snyder families of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. This photo was likely taken in the 1890s. If you can identify these ladies, please contact me!
Saraphine Witmer’s Reformed Church confirmation certificate from 14 Apr 1878.