snydercounty

SNYDER COUNTY

INFORMATION FROM MY PERSONAL FILES

MY EMAIL:  batefish@comcast.net

Below are the cemeteries from this county that I have a complete pictorial directory of.  Many other cemeteries from this county are partially done.  If you have a name that might be buried at a cemetery not listed, you can send the name and I will check my database.  PLEASE DON'T EXPECT ME TO BREAK THRU A BRICK WALL where you are stuck on your family tree :O)

SNYDER COUNTY CEMETERIES

OBITUARIES

Patty Campbell and I have collected a large number of obituaries from varies cemeteries in the above list.  I would be happy to email a copy to you of any that you might need that I have available.  Also, any obituaries that you could add to our collection would be greatly appreciated.

SURNAMES FROM MY PERSONAL FAMILY TREE

  • Campbell
  • Fisher
  • Foltz
  • Gelnett
  • Hupp
  • Keisling
  • Kerstetter
  • Knouse
  • Kuntzelman
  • Meiser
  • Rine
  • Shadel, Shadle, Schaddel, etc.
  • Sheaffer, Shaffer
  • Straub, Stroup, Stroub
  • Willi

MURDER STORIES THAT I HAVE RESEARCHED IN THE COUNTY

I have researched many murder stories in this county.  My personal favorite is the story of "The Murder of Harvey Willow" which was presented at the Snyder County Historical Society a few years ago.  Below is a list of some of the stories that I've collected.

  • Mrs. Peter Eby 
  • Dr. P.R. Wagonseller
  • John/Gretchen Kintzler
  • Cora Kahley
  • Charles W. Hane
  • Anna Swengle
  • George Spaid
  • John S. Rine
  • Irma Rhodes
  • Martin Doebler
  • John K. Sanders
  • Harvey C. Willow
  • Archie Wise
  • Hoyt Heintzelman
  • Harry A. Wagner
  • Allen Leroy Hackenburg
  • James W. Stahl
  • Jacob E. Stahlnecker
  • Charles D. Gabel
  • Grace Boonie
  • Carroll Rex Byrd
  • Mose (Simon) Gray
  • Arthur E. Mull
  • Walter G. Steffen
  • Charles E. Attig, Jr.
  • Clair F. Hoyles III
  • Arthur Beachy
  • Chad David Hoffmaster
  • Juose M. Abarca

SNYDER COUNTY MARRIAGE ABSTRACTS

I HAVE AT MY DISPOSAL MARRIAGE LICENSES ABSTRACTS COMPILED BY PATRICIA SMITH OF MIDDLEBURG.  THE YEARS THAT I HAVE ARE 1885-1915.  I WOULD BE HAPPY TO LOOK SOMETHING UP FOR YOU WITHIN THOSE YEARS.

 

 

Kathy L. Fisher