David Yarnall

M, d. circa 1781
Father*Phillip Yarnall

Sarah Swayne

F, b. 1746, d. 7 November 1810
Father*Edward Swayne b. 20 Nov 1702, d. 24 Apr 1776
Mother*Sarah Fincher b. 1708, d. 1 Nov 1804
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name16 November 1768As of 16 November 1768,her married name was England.
  • Sarah Swayne was born in 1746 at E. Marlborough, Chester, Pennslyvania.
  • She was the daughter of Edward Swayne and Sarah Fincher.
  • Sarah Swayne married John England on 16 November 1768 at New Garden Meeting, Chester, Pennsylvania.
  • Sarah Swayne died on 7 November 1810.
     Sarah Swayne witnessed the will of Edward Swayne on 16 June 1775 at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania; SWAYNE, EDWARD. East Marlborough. June 16, 1775. May 11, 1776. To wife Sarah plantation whereon I now dwell during life and at her decease to be sold, also all household goods. To son Edward 5 shillings. To son Jonathan £20. To daughters Jane Calvert and Hannah Yarnall 5 shillings each. To son Jesse £45. To daughter Sarah England £5. To son Robert £45. To daughter Elizabeth Ailes £25. To daughter Martha Swayne £30. Remainder to 3 daughters Sarah, Elizabeth and Martha. Executor: Friend William Swayne.
Wit: Jesse Miller, Frs. Swayne.

Children of Sarah Swayne and John England

John England

M, d. 1797

Children of John England and Sarah Swayne

Elizabeth Swayne

F, b. 1749
Father*Edward Swayne b. 20 Nov 1702, d. 24 Apr 1776
Mother*Sarah Fincher b. 1708, d. 1 Nov 1804
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1 July 1771As of 1 July 1771,her married name was Ailes.
  • Elizabeth Swayne was born in 1749 at E. Marlborough, Chester, Pennslyvania.
  • She was the daughter of Edward Swayne and Sarah Fincher.
  • Elizabeth Swayne married Stephen Ailes on 1 July 1771 at Ole Swede Church, Wilmington, Delaware, listed as Swayon in marriage license; Quaker New Garden Meeting have complaint of both for marriage by a priest.
     Elizabeth Swayne witnessed the will of Edward Swayne on 16 June 1775 at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania; SWAYNE, EDWARD. East Marlborough. June 16, 1775. May 11, 1776. To wife Sarah plantation whereon I now dwell during life and at her decease to be sold, also all household goods. To son Edward 5 shillings. To son Jonathan £20. To daughters Jane Calvert and Hannah Yarnall 5 shillings each. To son Jesse £45. To daughter Sarah England £5. To son Robert £45. To daughter Elizabeth Ailes £25. To daughter Martha Swayne £30. Remainder to 3 daughters Sarah, Elizabeth and Martha. Executor: Friend William Swayne.
Wit: Jesse Miller, Frs. Swayne.

Stephen Ailes

M
  • Stephen Ailes married Elizabeth Swayne, daughter of Edward Swayne and Sarah Fincher, on 1 July 1771 at Ole Swede Church, Wilmington, Delaware, listed as Swayon in marriage license; Quaker New Garden Meeting have complaint of both for marriage by a priest.

Martha Swayne

F, b. 1752
Father*Edward Swayne b. 20 Nov 1702, d. 24 Apr 1776
Mother*Sarah Fincher b. 1708, d. 1 Nov 1804
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name23 September 1776As of 23 September 1776,her married name was Frenser.
  • Martha Swayne was born in 1752 at E. Marlborough, Chester, Pennslyvania.
  • She was the daughter of Edward Swayne and Sarah Fincher.
  • Martha Swayne married John Frenser on 23 September 1776 at Old Swedes Church, Wilmington, Delaware.
     In 1775 at Quaker New Garden Meeting, Chester, Pennsylvania, Complaint entered of Martha for having a bastard child. She refused to reveal it's father and testimony was signed against her. Martha Swayne witnessed the will of Edward Swayne on 16 June 1775 at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania; SWAYNE, EDWARD. East Marlborough. June 16, 1775. May 11, 1776. To wife Sarah plantation whereon I now dwell during life and at her decease to be sold, also all household goods. To son Edward 5 shillings. To son Jonathan £20. To daughters Jane Calvert and Hannah Yarnall 5 shillings each. To son Jesse £45. To daughter Sarah England £5. To son Robert £45. To daughter Elizabeth Ailes £25. To daughter Martha Swayne £30. Remainder to 3 daughters Sarah, Elizabeth and Martha. Executor: Friend William Swayne.
Wit: Jesse Miller, Frs. Swayne.

John Frenser

M

Hannah Mercer

F, b. 1756
Father*Joseph Mercer b. 8 Aug 1731, d. 14 Dec 1758
Mother*Jane Swayne b. 1733, d. 5 Feb 1815
  • Hannah Mercer was born in 1756 at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania.
  • She was the daughter of Joseph Mercer and Jane Swayne.
     On 20 December 1763 According to Orphan's Court records, John Calvert married Jane Swayne Mercer and became guardian of the two living Mercer children, Amos and Hannah.

Johanna Mercer

F, b. 1758, d. circa 1762
Father*Joseph Mercer b. 8 Aug 1731, d. 14 Dec 1758
Mother*Jane Swayne b. 1733, d. 5 Feb 1815
  • Johanna Mercer was born in 1758 at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania.
  • She was the daughter of Joseph Mercer and Jane Swayne.
  • Johanna Mercer died circa 1762 at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania.

Mary (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Mercer.

Eve Kribbs

F, b. 1783, d. after 1870
Father*John George Kribbs b. 1750, d. 1824
Mother*Anna Barbara Haines b. 1755, d. 1818
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEve Kribbs was also known as Eva.
Name VariationEve Kribbs was also known as Cribbs.
Married Name1803As of 1803,her married name was Mercer.
Census DateLocation
12 September 1850Redbank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaEve Kribbs was listed in David Mercer's household on the 1850 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.1
21 August 1860Redbank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaEve Kribbs was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania, living next door to son Johnstone Mercer.2
21 June 1870Redbank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaShe was listed in Johnstone Mercer's household on the 1870 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.3

Children of Eve Kribbs and David Mercer

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 268. Dwelling 1860.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 7. Dwelling 43.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 34. Dwelling 251.

Daniel Mercer

M, b. 26 March 1816, d. before 1900
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870
  • Daniel Mercer was born on 26 March 1816 at Blacklick Twp, Indiana, Pennsylvania.
  • He was the son of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs.
  • Daniel Mercer married Lucetta Fegley in 1844.
  • Daniel Mercer married Eliza Jane Black in 1882 at his second marriage.
  • Daniel Mercer died before 1900 at Porter Township, Clarion, Pennsylvania.
Census DateLocation
11 September 1850Redbank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaDaniel Mercer was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.1
3 August 1860Limestone, Clarion, PennsylvaniaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Limestone, Clarion, Pennsylvania.2
4 August 1870Limestone, Clarion, PennsylvaniaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Limestone, Clarion, Pennsylvania.3
     In 1887 Daniel Mercer, New Bethlehem, was born in Indiana county, Pennsylvania, on March 26, 1816. He was a son of David and Eve (Cribbs) Mercer. Eve was born in Germany, and her husband David was born in Chester county, Pennsylvania, in 1777. They were married in Indiana county, Pennsylvania, and settled in Clarion county, where they died. They had a family of fourteen children, eight of whom are now living. Daniel Mercer began life as a school teacher, then became a clerk, and in 1849 became engaged in business as a general merchant. He made several business changes, and in 1884 became engaged in the furniture business, and is now doing business under the firm name of Cribbs & Mercer. He was married in 1844 to Lizetta Fegley. She died in 1873, leaving a family of eight children, four of whom are now living -- David B., John M., Mary E., and Peter E. Mr. Mercer then married his second wife, Mrs. E. J. Girts, in 1882. They have had one daughter -- Anna Earl. Mr. Mercer has been county commissioner in Clarion county for six years, was treasurer of Clarion county for two years, justice of the peace for ten years, and is one of the councilmen of the borough of New Bethlehem.
source: "History of Clarion county, Pennsylvania."

Children of Daniel Mercer and Lucetta Fegley

Child of Daniel Mercer and Eliza Jane Black

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 262. Dwelling 1820.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 10. Stamp 244. Dwelling 64.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 22. Dwelling 155.

Lucetta Fegley

F, b. circa 1826, d. 1873
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLucetta Fegley was also known as Tagley.
Name VariationLucetta Fegley was also known as Lizetta.
Married Name1844As of 1844,her married name was Mercer.
Census DateLocation
11 September 1850Redbank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaLucetta Fegley was listed in Daniel Mercer's household on the 1850 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.1
3 August 1860Limestone, Clarion, PennsylvaniaLucetta Fegley was listed in Daniel Mercer's household on the 1860 Census at Limestone, Clarion, Pennsylvania.2
4 August 1870Limestone, Clarion, PennsylvaniaLucetta Fegley was listed in Daniel Mercer's household on the 1870 Census at Limestone, Clarion, Pennsylvania.3

Children of Lucetta Fegley and Daniel Mercer

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 262. Dwelling 1820.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 10. Stamp 244. Dwelling 64.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 22. Dwelling 155.

Barbara Mercer

F, b. circa 1806
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name22 May 1826As of 22 May 1826,her married name was Hoffman.
Census DateLocation
19 October 1850Warsaw Township, Jefferson, PennsylvaniaBarbara Mercer was listed in James K. Hoffman's household on the 1850 Census at Warsaw Township, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.1
29 June 1860Polk, Jefferson, PennsylvaniaBarbara Mercer was listed in James K. Hoffman's household on the 1860 Census at Polk, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.2
1880Polk, Jefferson, PennsylvaniaBarbara Mercer was listed as wife in James K. Hoffman's household on the 1880 Census at Polk, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.3

Children of Barbara Mercer and James K. Hoffman

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 33. Handwritten number 65. Dwelling 140.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 362. Dwelling 13.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1136 Page Number 242A.

James K. Hoffman

M, b. 18 January 1807
Census DateLocation
19 October 1850Warsaw Township, Jefferson, PennsylvaniaJames K. Hoffman was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Warsaw Township, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.1
29 June 1860Polk, Jefferson, PennsylvaniaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Polk, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.2
1880Polk, Jefferson, PennsylvaniaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Polk, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.3

Children of James K. Hoffman and Barbara Mercer

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 33. Handwritten number 65. Dwelling 140.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 362. Dwelling 13.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1136 Page Number 242A.

John George Kribbs

M, b. 1750, d. 1824
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn George Kribbs was also known as Cribbs.
Name VariationJohn George Kribbs was also known as George.
  • John George Kribbs was born in 1750 at Strasbourg, Alsace, Germany.
  • He married Anna Barbara Haines circa 1775 at Germany.
  • John George Kribbs died in 1824 at Indiana, Pennsylvania.

Child of John George Kribbs and Anna Barbara Haines

Anna Barbara Haines

F, b. 1755, d. 1818
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna Barbara Haines was also known as Barbara.
Married Namecirca 1775As of circa 1775,her married name was Kribbs.
  • Anna Barbara Haines was born in 1755 at Alsace-Lorriane, Germany.
  • She married John George Kribbs circa 1775 at Germany.
  • Anna Barbara Haines died in 1818 at Indiana, Pennsylvania.

Child of Anna Barbara Haines and John George Kribbs

Amos Mercer

M, b. 1804, d. 24 July 1879
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870
Census DateLocation
1830Redbank, Armstrong, PennsylvaniaAmos Mercer was listed as the head of a family on the 1830 Census at Redbank, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1.
1840Red Bank, Armstrong, PennsylvaniaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1840 Census at Red Bank, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 3
Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1
Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1.

Children of Amos Mercer and Rachel Sidney Rimer

Rachel Sidney Rimer

F, b. 2 March 1807, d. 24 July 1879
Father*Jacob Rimer b. 10 Oct 1783, d. 1879
Mother*Elizabeth Catherine Hilliard b. 1786, d. 1845
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name15 August 1825As of 15 August 1825,her married name was Mercer.
Census DateLocation
1830Redbank, Armstrong, PennsylvaniaRachel Sidney Rimer was referenced on Amos Mercer's household in the 1830 Census at Redbank, Armstrong, Pennsylvania; Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1.
1840Red Bank, Armstrong, PennsylvaniaRachel Sidney Rimer was referenced on Amos Mercer's household in the 1840 Census at Red Bank, Armstrong, Pennsylvania; Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 3
Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1
Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1.
14 September 1850Redbank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaRachel Sidney Rimer was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.1

Children of Rachel Sidney Rimer and Amos Mercer

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1850; Census Place: Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania; Roll: M432_767; Page: 141B; Image: 289.

George Mercer

M, b. 1 February 1813, d. 24 January 1908
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870
  • George Mercer was born on 1 February 1813 at Blacklick Twp, Indiana, Pennsylvania, also reported as Clarion county, PA.
  • He was the son of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs.
  • George Mercer married Elizabeth Mimm circa 1838.
  • George Mercer died on 24 January 1908 at Knox Twp, Jefferson County, Pennsylvania, at age 94.
    Death certificate of George Mercer 1813 - 1908
Census DateLocation
23 October 1850Ringgold, Jefferson, PennsylvaniaGeorge Mercer was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Ringgold, Jefferson, Pennsylvania, also listed is Jackson, age 17, born in Pennsylvania..1
August 1860Knox, Jefferson, PennsylvaniaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Knox, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.2
4 August 1870Knox, Jefferson, PennsylvaniaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Knox, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.3
14 June 1880Knox, Jefferson, PennsylvaniaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Knox, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.4
11 June 1900Knox, Jefferson, PennsylvaniaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Knox, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.5
     George Mercer was a blacksmith in 1870. He was a farmer and blacksmith in 1880.

Children of George Mercer and Elizabeth Mimm

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 62. Dwelling 42.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 177. Dwelling 1469.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 21. Dwelling 136.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1136. Page 107A.
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED65. Stamp 168. Dwelling 30.

Elizabeth Mimm

F, b. April 1818, d. 1903
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationElizabeth Mimm was also known as Lisabeth.
Married Namecirca 1838As of circa 1838,her married name was Mercer.
Census DateLocation
23 October 1850Ringgold, Jefferson, PennsylvaniaElizabeth Mimm was listed in George Mercer's household on the 1850 Census at Ringgold, Jefferson, Pennsylvania; also listed is Jackson, age 17, born in Pennsylvania.1
August 1860Knox, Jefferson, PennsylvaniaElizabeth Mimm was listed as wife in George Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at Knox, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.2
4 August 1870Knox, Jefferson, PennsylvaniaElizabeth Mimm was listed as wife in George Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at Knox, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.3
14 June 1880Knox, Jefferson, PennsylvaniaElizabeth Mimm was listed as wife in George Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at Knox, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.4
11 June 1900Knox, Jefferson, PennsylvaniaElizabeth Mimm was listed as wife in George Mercer's household on the 1900 Census at Knox, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.5
     Elizabeth Mimm had 9 with 5 living in 1900 children.

Children of Elizabeth Mimm and George Mercer

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 62. Dwelling 42.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 177. Dwelling 1469.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 21. Dwelling 136.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1136. Page 107A.
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED65. Stamp 168. Dwelling 30.

James Mercer

M, b. 1819, d. 1902
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870
  • James Mercer married Caroline Miller.
  • James Mercer was born in 1819 at Redbank Twp, Armstrong, Pennsylvania.
  • He was the son of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs.
  • James Mercer died in 1902 at Redbank Township, Armstrong, Pennsylvania.
Census DateLocation
11 September 1850Redbank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaJames Mercer was listed in Daniel Mercer's household on the 1850 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.1
22 August 1860Red Bank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaJames Mercer was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Red Bank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.2
15 June 1870Red Bank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Red Bank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.3
5 June 1880Red Bank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Red Bank, Clarion, Pennsylvania, also listed Christina, age 8, niece of James Mercer..4

Children of James Mercer and Caroline Miller

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 262. Dwelling 1820.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 13. Dwelling 85.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 26. Dwelling 197.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1117. Page 297C.

Caroline Miller

F, b. circa 1831
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Mercer.
Census DateLocation
22 August 1860Red Bank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaCaroline Miller was listed in James Mercer's household on the 1860 Census at Red Bank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.1
15 June 1870Red Bank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaCaroline Miller was listed in James Mercer's household on the 1870 Census at Red Bank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.2
5 June 1880Red Bank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaCaroline Miller was listed as wife in James Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at Red Bank, Clarion, Pennsylvania; also listed Christina, age 8, niece of James Mercer.3

Children of Caroline Miller and James Mercer

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 13. Dwelling 85.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 26. Dwelling 197.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1117. Page 297C.

David Mercer

M, b. 1822, d. after 1870
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870
  • David Mercer was born in 1822 at Redbank Twp, Armstrong, Pennsylvania.
  • He was the son of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs.
  • David Mercer died after 1870.
Census DateLocation
12 September 1850Redbank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaDavid Mercer was listed in David Mercer's household on the 1850 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.1
21 August 1860Redbank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaDavid Mercer was listed in Eve Kribbs's household on the 1860 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania; living next door to son Johnstone Mercer.2

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 268. Dwelling 1860.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 7. Dwelling 43.

Johnstone Mercer

M, b. 1823, d. 31 May 1896
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohnstone Mercer was also known as Johnathan.
Census DateLocation
12 September 1850Redbank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaJohnstone Mercer was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania, living next door to Joseph Ferringer.1
21 August 1860Redbank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania, living next door to Eve Mercer.2
21 June 1870Redbank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.3

Children of Johnstone Mercer and Mary Catherine Ferringer

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 135. Page 269. Dwelling 1905.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 7. Dwelling 42.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 34. Dwelling 251.

Mary Catherine Ferringer

F, b. circa 1824
Father*Joseph Ferringer b. c 1784
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1850
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMary Catherine Ferringer was also known as Catherine.
Married Namecirca 1840As of circa 1840,her married name was Mercer.
Census DateLocation
12 September 1850Redbank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaMary Catherine Ferringer was listed in Johnstone Mercer's household on the 1850 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania; living next door to Joseph Ferringer.1
21 August 1860Redbank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaMary Catherine Ferringer was listed in Johnstone Mercer's household on the 1860 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania; living next door to Eve Mercer.2
21 June 1870Redbank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaMary Catherine Ferringer was listed in Johnstone Mercer's household on the 1870 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.3
1880Redbank, Clarion, PennsylvaniaMary Catherine Ferringer was listed as mother in David Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.4

Children of Mary Catherine Ferringer and Johnstone Mercer

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 135. Page 269. Dwelling 1905.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 7. Dwelling 42.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 34. Dwelling 251.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1117 Page Number 306A.

Joseph Mercer

M
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870

Mary Jane Mercer

F
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Miller.

Catherine Mercer

F, b. circa 1813, d. after 1880
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Steelsmith.
Census DateLocation
25 September 1850Poland Township, Mahoning, OhioCatherine Mercer was listed in Jacob Steelsmith's household on the 1850 Census at Poland Township, Mahoning, Ohio.1
30 June 1860Farmer, Defiance, OhioCatherine Mercer was listed in Jacob Steelsmith's household on the 1860 Census at Farmer, Defiance, Ohio.2
4 June 1870Farmer, Defiance, OhioCatherine Mercer was listed as wife in Jacob Steelsmith's household on the 1870 Census at Farmer, Defiance, Ohio.3
1880Farmer, Defiance, OhioCatherine Mercer was listed as wife in Jacob Steelsmith's household on the 1880 Census at Farmer, Defiance, Ohio.4

Children of Catherine Mercer and Jacob Steelsmith

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 1065.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 51. Stamp 371. Dwelling 355.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 5. Dwelling 34.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1011 Page Number 228B.

Jacob Steelsmith

M, b. circa 1803, d. after 1880
Census DateLocation
25 September 1850Poland Township, Mahoning, OhioJacob Steelsmith was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Poland Township, Mahoning, Ohio.1
30 June 1860Farmer, Defiance, OhioHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Farmer, Defiance, Ohio.2
4 June 1870Farmer, Defiance, OhioHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Farmer, Defiance, Ohio.3
1880Farmer, Defiance, OhioHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Farmer, Defiance, Ohio.4

Children of Jacob Steelsmith and Catherine Mercer

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 1065.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 51. Stamp 371. Dwelling 355.
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