Mary Ann Pealer
|About Mary Ann Pealer|
Mary Ann Pealer was born on March 4, 1849 somewhere in Pennsylvania and died on April 16, 1875 in Berlin, Ohio. She lived to be 26 years old.
Mary Ann Pealer
3/4/1849 - 4/16/1875
(Shown at age 21)
Myrtle Dell(1870)married Edward Chambers
George W. Auten (1875)
Mary caught a cold and died soon after the birth of George. Mary & Caroline (2nd wife) share a common grave marker in Berlin Township Cem.
|Census||9/6/1850 ||Fishing Creek PA (Columbia County) ||1 yrs old |
|Starting on line 37, listed are George Pealer (31 year old, male), Rebecca (age 30, female), Russel (age 8, male), Matilda (age 6, female), Clannda S. (age 4, female) and Mary A (age 1, female). George lists his occupation as a farmer and estimates the value of his real estate owned at $2, 000. Place of birth for all is listed as PA and the three oldest children attended school during the last year. |
|Census||7/19/1860 ||Fishing Creek PA (Columbia County) ||11 yrs old |
|family# 789: Geo Pealer (age 41), Rebecca (age 39, female), Russel (age 18, male), Matilda (age 16, female), Clainda (age 14, female) Mary A.(9)William(3) C. A. Hampton(41-female) - C.S. Teacher. George is a farmer, Rebecca is keeping house, Russel is a student, and Matilda is keeping house. George estimates the value of his real estate to be $4,000 & the value of his personal estate to be $1,019. All were born in PA. |
|Census||7/23/1870 ||Berlin OH (Knox County) ||21 yrs old |
|Family# 82: Wesley Auten ( age 25) and wife Mary (age 21) he is a farmer and she keeps house. Value of estate $800. He was born in OH, and she in PA. States they were married in Feb. of that year (lives next door to his father) |
|Graveyard/Tombstone||4/16/1875 ||Berlin Cem. OH (Knox County) ||26 yrs old |
|Caroline Love Auten wife of J. W. Auten died March 1, 1881, aged 34 years,3 months 13 days|
Mary A. wife of J.W. Auten,died Aug. 16 1875, age 26 years 1 month 12 days
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Mary, her family, and friends. For example, Mary is 6 years old when Third Seminole Indian War begins. It ends three years later when Chief Billy Bowlegs and his band are forced to move from Florida.
||The process of creating steel is invented by Besermer in Britain and Kelly in the U.S.
||The first Neanderthal fossils are found near Germany
||Charles Darwin publishes "Origin of Species" and begins the evolution theory.
||Mendel publishes his papers on genetics and introduces the concept to the public.
||Cro-magnon Man fossils are found in France
||NEWS HEADLINES: American Civil war begins at Ft. Sumter, located in Charleston Harbor, VA.
||NEWS HEADLINES: May 20, 1862 the US government passes the Homestead Act to provide cheap land for settlement of lower Southeast and West.
||Third Seminole Indian War begins. It ends three years later when Chief Billy Bowlegs and his band are forced to move from Florida.
||Presidential election puts Abraham Lincoln in office. The campaign has heated the issues regarding slavery in the south.
||May 20, 1862 the US government passes the Homestead Act to provide cheap land for settlement of lower Southeast and West.
||Abraham Lincoln issues the "Emancipation Proclamation" freeing slaves.
||American Civil war ends with General Lee's surrender at Appomattox, VA. Reconstruction begins in the "old South"
||An eight-hour work day is established for federal employees.
||Tennessee enacts Jim Crow law.
Jacob and MaryAnn Auten
The Pealer family
Born on April 21, 1844 and died on November 2, 1929.
They were married 1/1/1870.
|The Children of Mary Ann Pealer|
20 years old
|Myrtle Dell Auten|
Born in Fredericktown, Ohio on December 10, 1870 and died in Bryceville, Florida on June 7, 1951. She was 80 years old.
She taught school before her marriage to Edward Clarence Chambers on Nov. 30, 1893. He attended Ohio Northern University and graduated with a Ph.G. He owned the first drug store in west Akron at Marke...
26 years old
|Annie Ethel Auten|
Born in Fredericktown, Ohio on September 4, 1873 and died somewhere in Ohio on April 9, 1938. She was 64 years old.
She helped raise her brother George, after her mother died. She graduated from Chillicothe State Normal School. She married Weldon Kinney(9/5/1868 -11/3/1946)He was a farmer & a carpenter.
40 years old
|George W. Auten|
Born in Fredericktown, Ohio on February 24, 1875 and died somewhere in Ohio on November 9, 1972. He was 97 years old.
He was born and raised on a farm. He graduated from Fredericktown High School in 1894. He worked as a carpenter ,for 10 cents an hour and as a lab assistant to pay his way through college. He graduate...