~ SPONENBERG ~

IN Pennsylvania

NOTE: I am currently working on these families and expect more to be added in the future. The names and dates were obtained mostly from census, cemetery lists and newspaper articles. Some relationships have been pieced together and have been noted with an asterisk *.

 
 
 

Descendants of Unknown Sponenberg

 
 
1 Unknown SPONENBERG b: abt. 1780 in Germany
.. +Christena* UNKNOWN b: abt. Mar 30, 1778 d: Mar 30, 1850 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA m: abt. 1801. Note: Unproven if Christina is the mother of Daniel. Burial: 1850 Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Briarcreek
.... 2 Michael* SPONENBERG b: abt. 1795. Note: Unproven if Michael is a child of "Unknown and Christine Sponenberg"
........ +Elizabeth UNKNOWN b: abt. 1810 in PA
........... 3 John SPONENBERG b: abt. 1835 in PA. Occ: bet. 1860 - 1870 Farmer
............... +Margaret UNKNOWN b: abt. 1835 in PA
................. 4 John F SPONENBERG b: abt. 1864 in PA
................. 4 Mary A SPONENBERG b: abt. 1853
........... 3 Joseph SPONENBERG b: abt. 1836. Note: 1860 Joseph "Sponeberg" living with (brother?) John & Margaret Sponeberg household, with (parents?) Michael & Elizabeth Sponeberg
........... 3 Catherine SPONENBERG b: abt. 1844
........... 3 William SPONENBERG b: abt. 1848 in PA. Note: Possibly died 02/20/1902 in Nescopeck, Luzerne Co, PA
........... 3 Amy SPONENBERG b: abt. 1850
.... 2 Leonard SPONENBERG b: abt. 1802 in PA d: bef. Mar 28, 1850 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA. Note: Unproven if Leonard is the brother of Daniel. He died a day after his mother. Burial: Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Briarcreek
........ +Lydia UNKNOWN b: abt. May 27, 1807 in PA d: abt. Jun 18, 1886 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA m: abt. 1830. Burial: Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Briarcreek, aka St Peters Houseknick
........... 3 Mary Ann SPONENBERG b: abt. 1830 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA
........... 3 Matilda SPONENBERG b: abt. 1835 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA. Note: Groom was of Madison twp and bride of Briarcreek twp.
............... +William EVERETT b: in of Madison twp, Columbia Co, PA m: Sep 25, 1852 in Columbia Co, PA
........... 3 Hannah E SPONENBERG b: abt. 1838 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA
........... 3 Franklin SPONENBERG b: abt. 1840 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA
........... 3 Charles F SPONENBERG b: Aug 07, 1842 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA d: Mar 15, 1862 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Briarcreek
........... 3 Levia M SPONENBERG b: abt. 1845 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA
........... 3 Daniel S SPONENBERG b: abt. 1846 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA
........... 3 Orlevia M SPONENBERG b: abt. 1847 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Note: No children
............... +Alfred W CULP b: abt. 1847 in PA m: Aug 16, 1877 in Columbia Co, PA, Parents Reuben CULP & Annie HAGENBUCH. Occ: 1910 Hauling
.... 2 Daniel SPONENBERG b: Feb 28, 1803 in Liverpool, Bucks Co, PA d: Mar 03, 1856 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1850 Boatman. Burial: Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: 1856 Housenick
........ +Hannah SHELLHAMMER b: Apr 23, 1809 in PA d: Jun 04, 1889 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA m: Feb 05, 1829 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA, Parents Johan John SHELLHAMMER & Maria Magdelene KOLB. Burial: Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: 1889 Briarcreek. Hannah's Bible   Births   Deaths   Marriage
........... 3 James C SPONENBERG b: Dec 11, 1828 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA d: Jul 19, 1910 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1850 Farmer, 1860 Farmer, Boatman. Note: Both were from Briarcreek when they were married. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove. Tombstone   Sponenberg Farm   Farmhouse   House   Death Certificate    His Will
............... +Mary Jane GARNEY b: 1830 in PA d: May 04, 1905 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA m: Mar 02, 1850 in Columbia Co, PA, Parents Barney GARNEY & Cordelia LAFRANCE. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove. Tombstone
................. 4 Clarence Earl SPONENBERG b: 1853 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA d: Sep 12, 1894 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Bur: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cem: Pine Grove
..................... +Anna M BOWER b: May 13, 1858 in Columbia Co, PA d: May 23, 1917 in Trenton, NJ. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. m: abt. 1875 in PA, Parents John BOWER & Elisabeth Ann BAUER
........................ 5 [1] Frank SPONENBERG b: Jan 25, 1877 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA d: Sep 15, 1938 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Lived in: Berwick, Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1930 Laborer driving team. Note: There is a Frank in Summer Hill cemetery, died Oct. 25, 1943 at 72 yrs. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cem: Roselawn   Obituary   Marriage License   Frank with horse.
............................ +Ann Frances LEWIS b: abt. 1884 in PA m: Oct 15, 1902 in Columbia Co, PA
........................ *2nd Wife of [1] Frank SPONENBERG:
............................ +Edna C VICTOR b: Dec 15, 1896 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA d: Oct 18, 1978 in Orangeville, Columbia Co, PA m: Apr 15, 1919 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
.............................. 6 George V SPONENBERG b: Aug 06, 1919 in PA d: Nov 08, 1968 in Dumont, Bergen Co, NJ. Military: WWII U.S. Army. Note: Honored by daughter on the WWII Memorial Registry. Burial: Dumont, Bergen Co, NJ
.................................. +Marie P BULEZA b: abt. 1921 in of Duryea, Luzerne Co, PA; m. 07 Feb 1942 in Luzerne Co, PA; Lived in: Dec 2005 West Palm Beach, Florida
.............................. 6 Edward Franklin SPONENBERG b: Oct 21, 1921 in Columbia Co, PA d: Oct 24, 1975 in Westmont, Du Page Co, IL. Military: WWII U.S. Army Air Force Co. H, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, served in North Africa, Italy and Germany. Worked at a CCC camp in Arizona during the depression. Cemetery: Allerton Ridge. PHOTO  Note: Worked at a CCC camp in AZ during the depression
.................................. +Phyllis Margurite KEMBLE
.............................. 6 Lucretta Ellen SPONENBERG b: Apr 17, 1924 in Columbia Co, PA d: Sep 01, 1987 in Akron, Summit Co, OH. Lived in: OH. Military: 1944 WAC Private, stationed at Ft. Oglethorpe, GA
.................................. +Emil WEISS. Note: Third husband of Lucretia
.............................. 6 Olen Carlson SPONENBERG b: May 09, 1925 in Columbia Co, PA d: Dec 18, 1999 in Akron, Summit Co, OH. Military: WWII Army Air Force. Note: Honored by his sister, Betty Sponenberg Harter, and nephew John Harter III, on the WWII Memorial Registry
.................................. +Mila Mae M STOUT b: abt. Jun 1924 in of Nescopeck, Luzerne Co, PA. Note: Daughter of Paul & Pearl Stout
.............................. 6 Catherine Betty SPONENBERG b: Feb 05, 1932 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA d: May 22, 2003 in Danville, Montour Co, PA
.................................. +John H HARTER, Jr m: abt. 1961 in Columbia Co, PA
........................ 5 Elizabeth 'Lizzie' SPONENBERG b: abt. 1876 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA d: Jul 02, 1952 in Probably Bridgeport, Fairfield Co, CT. Lived in: Bridgeport, CT. Family Photo   Elizabeth & Samuel Oliver
............................ +Samuel L OLIVER b: abt. 1873 in PA d: aft. Jan 16, 1920 in Probably Bridgeport, Fairfield Co, CT m: Jan 9, 1895 in Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1910 Driver hardware company, 1920 Laborer chain company, 1930 Teamster
.............................. 6 Nellie OLIVER b: Mar 05, 1895 in Berwick, PA; d. Sep 26, 1976 in Bridgeport, Fairfield Co, Connecticut
.................................. +Harold Peter KERSTETTER b. abt 1892 in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne Co, PA; m. Aug 28, 1913 in Luzerne Co
.............................. 6 Eva OLIVER b: abt. 1903 in PA. Occ: 1920 Inspector chain company
.................................. +Unknown JOHNSON m: abt. 1923 in CT
.............................. 6 Frank OLIVER b: Jan 24, 1906 in PA d: Apr 1984 in Bridgeport, Fairfield Co, CT. Occ: 1930 Driver motor truck
.............................. 6 Samuel OLIVER b: abt. 1908 in PA. Occ: 1930 Driver motor truck
.................................. +Marion UNKNOWN
.............................. 6 Clarence OLIVER b: Dec 01, 1910 in PA d: Nov 13, 1998 in Milford, New Haven, CT
.................................. +Lillian UNKNOWN
........................ 5 Ella Lillian SPONENBERG b: Jan 10, 1879 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA d: Nov 10, 1936 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Lived in: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove. Obituary   Tombstone
............................ +Harry Orman CHRISTIAN b: May 04, 1879 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA d: Nov 28, 1948 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA m: Aug 10, 1897 in Columbia Co, PA, Parents Thomas H CHRISTIAN & Sarah E HOCKMAN. Lived in: Briarcreek and Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1900 Fruit salesman, Inspector/Operated store, 1910 Conductor electric RR in San Jose CA, 1930 proprietor gen'l store. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove. Tombstone
.............................. 6 Emma Lucretia CHRISTIAN b: Dec 19, 1897 in Columbia Co, PA d: Dec 1985 in Cantonsville, Baltimore, Maryland. Lived in: Danville, PA in 1936, and Baltimore, MD in 1965 -
.................................. +James Wallace STOUT b: Aug 06, 1898 in Columbia Co, PA d: Apr 03, 1988 in Baltimore, Maryland m: abt. 1920 in PA. Occ: 1930 Clerk (illegible) will office. Note: Son of Frank & Elizabeth Stout
.............................. 6 Ruth Elizabeth CHRISTIAN b: Dec 12, 1898 in Bloomsburg, Columbia Co, PA d: Oct 29, 1965 in Flint, Genesee Co, MI. Lived in: Flint, MI. Burial: Flint, Genesse Co, MI. Cemetery: Sunset Hills
.................................. +Lloyd Leroy FARVER b: Mar 10, 1897 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA d: May 04, 1963 in Flint, Genesee Co, MI m: Apr 24, 1918 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA, Parents Gaylord George FARVER & Cora Eliza HARVEY. Lived in: Flint, MI for 44 years. Occ: bet. 1920 - 1957 Machinist/Mailman for 30 years retiring in 1957. Military: WWI Medical Corp. Buick Liberty Post 310, American Legion. Burial: May 07, 1963 Flint, Genesse Co, MI. Cemetery: Sunset Hills A Photo
.................................... 7 Ellen Lucretia FARVER b: Apr. 12, 1919 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA d: May 21, 1989 in Fort Wayne, Allen Co, IN. Lived in: Fort Wayne, IN. Occ: Factory
........................................ +Edward Newton TAYLOR b: Oct. 02, 1916 in Monroeville, Allen Co, IN m: Apr. 26, 1946 in Fort Wayne, Allen Co, IN d: Feb. 16, 1972 in Fort Wayne, Allen Co, IN. Buried in: Fort Wayne, Allen Co, IN. Cemetery: Greenlawn Memorial Park. Lived in: Fort Wayne, IN. Occ: Brakeman
.....................................*2nd Husband of Ellen Lucretia FARVER:
....................................... +Oscar MENEFEE b: Jul. 07, 1910 m: abt. 1967 d: Dec. 30, 1994 in Fort Wayne, Allen Co, IN
.................................... 7 Miriam Elaine FARVER
........................................ +Yovan (John) DADOVICH b: Jul. 16, 1921 in French waters d: Mar. 18, 1987 in Saginaw, Saginaw Co, MI; m. abt. 1944 in MI. He was buried Mar. 21, 1987 in Evergreen cemetery, in Grand Blanc, Genesee Co, MI.
.................................... *2nd Husband of Miriam Elaine FARVER:
....................................... +Raymond George FAIRMAN
.................................... *3rd Husband of Miriam Elaine FARVER:
....................................... +Vern LeRoy JOHNSTON b: abt. 1920 d: Sep. 29, 2002 in CA
.................................... 7 Orman Christian FARVER b: June 14, 1923 in Flint, Genesee Co, MI d: Jul. 13, 2005 in Flint, Genesee Co, MI. Buried in: Flint, Genesee Co, MI. Cemetery: Flint Memorial Park. Lived in: Flint, Genesee Co, MI. Military: bet. 1942 - 1946 Navy. Occ: Milkman/Store Owner in Flint for 15 years. Wedding Photo
........................................ +June Elaine BOWEN b: May 30, 1927 m: June 05, 1948 in Flint, Genesee Co, MI d: Jan. 12, 2005 in Flint, Genesee Co, MI. Buried in: Flint, Genesee Co, MI. Cemetery: Flint Memorial Park
.................................... 7 Ruth Eleanor FARVER
........................................ +Paul CHEMA
........................ 5 Lucretta M SPONENBERG b: Jul 1881 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA d: Feb 08, 1968 in Trenton, Mercer Co, NJ. Lived in: Trenton, NJ. Note: They had no children. She spelled her name "Lucrieta"
............................ +Frank C NACE b: Oct 1876 in PA d: in Trenton, Mercer Co, NJ m: 11 Dec 1901 in York, York Co, PA. Occ: 1900 Chain master/State Prison Warden, 1910 operator telegraph, 1930 night watchman trans oceanic telephone. Note: 1900 Boards at home of future wife, Lucretia Sponenberg & widow mother, Anna (Bower) Sponenberg, at 410 W. Front St, Berwick
................. *2nd Husband of Anna Mary BOWER:
..................... +Tilghman H. ASH b. June 1842 in PA m: abt 1905 in PA. Has 7 sons with 1st wife Alice.
................. 4 Alice J SPONENBERG b: abt. 1856 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA d: bet. 1880 - 1884 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
..................... +Pulaski V CLOSSEN b: Feb 1854 in PA d: aft. 1920 in Mt Pleasant twp, Columbia Co, PA. Occ: bet. 1900 - 1920 Farmer. Note: 1920 Census lists name "Classen"
........................ 5 Grace M CLOSSEN b: abt. 1878 in PA d: aft. Jul 1910
............................ +G A JOHNSON m: Feb 04, 1903 in Columbia Co, PA
........................ 5 Ida E CLOSSEN b: abt. 1880 in Columbia Co, PA d: 1922 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
............................ +Ira A ROBERTS b: abt. 1878 in Columbia Co, PA m: Jun 17, 1904 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1900 Farm labor, Retail merchant variety store, 1920 Agent insurance, 1930 rural mail carrier (if the right guy)
.............................. 6 Mary L ROBERTS b: abt. 1907 in Columbia Co, PA
................. 4 Benjamin F SPONENBERG b: Nov 28, 1857 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA d: Apr 18, 1919 in Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1880 Works in foundry, 1900 Owned St. James Hotel in Berwick. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove. Tombstone
..................... +Annie Jane GIBBONS b: Nov 19, 1858 in PA d: May 21, 1939 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA m: abt. 1881 in PA. Note: Killed by a car. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove.Newspaper Articles & Obit   Tombstone
................. 4 Ida E SPONENBERG b: 1860 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA d: May 29, 1939 in Columbia Co, PA. Note: "Elizabeth Welliver" attended the funeral of Frank Sponenberg. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
..................... +Unknown WELLIVER b: in PA m: abt. 1881
................. 4 Jacob C SPONENBERG b: abt. 1864 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA d: bef. Oct 29, 1902 in Lacon twp, Marshall Co, IL. Occ: 1900 Saloon keeper
..................... +Margaret UNKNOWN b: Sep 1868 in OH d: aft. Jan 15, 1930 in Lacon twp, Marshall Co, IL
........................ 5 Clarence R SPONENBERG b: Jan 1888 in IL. Occ: bet. 1910 - 1930 Shoe salesman
............................ +Elizabeth UNKNOWN b: abt. 1890 in KS; m: abt. 1918
.............................. 6 Ruth J SPONENBERG b: abt. 1922 in CA
........................ 5 Grace M SPONENBERG b: Jan 23, 1889 in PA d: Apr 1975 in Lacon twp, Marshall Co, IL. Occ: 1930 Bakery clerk
........................ 5 Errol/Errold R SPONENBERG b: Mar 1892 in IL
................. 4 Fannie J SPONENBERG b: 1865 in Columbia Co, PA d: bef. Mar 12, 1869 in Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
........... 3 Mary Jane SPONENBERG b: Oct 21, 1831 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA d: Mar 23, 1910 in Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
............... +Samuel GENSEL b: Mar 10, 1825 in Catawissa, Columbia Co, PA d: Feb 21, 1873 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA m: Jan 30, 1849 in Columbia Co, PA, Parents Gideon GENSEL & Katharine FISHER. Occ: 1850 Boatman, 1860-70 Blacksmith. Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA
................. 4 Helen H GENSEL b: Feb 1851 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA d: May 18, 1920 in Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
..................... +Boyd Marion SMITH b: Jun 11, 1855 in PA d: Jun 19, 1942 in Columbia Co, PA m: abt. 1878 in Columbia Co, PA, Parents Samuel E SMITH & Esther A UNKNOWN. Occ: 1910 Butcher. Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
........................ 5 Anna J SMITH b: abt. 1879 in PA
........................ 5 Jennie M SMITH b: Oct 14, 1882 in Columbia Co, PA d: Sep 18, 1892 in Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
........................ 5 Catherine SMITH b: Jun 1885 in PA
........................ 5 Ida M SMITH b: Oct 1887
................. 4 James Webster GENSEL b: Oct 1855 in Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1880 Blacksmith, 1910 Blacksmith? car shop
..................... +Louisa/Phoebe BLANK b: Jun 05, 1855 in Fairmount twp, Luzerne Co, PA d: Oct 10, 1889 m: abt. 1876 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA
........................ 5 Elmira E GENSEL b: May 1878 in Columbia Co, PA
........................ 5 Harriet GENSEL b: Apr 1881
................. 4 Elmira GENSEL b: abt. 1859 in Columbia Co, PA
................. 4 Clara M GENSEL b: Dec 1861 in Columbia Co, PA d: aft. Jan 27, 1920 in PA
..................... +Thomas M MILES b: Oct 1858 in PA d: aft. Jan 27, 1920 in probably Milton, Northumberland Co, PA m: Dec 25, 1879 in PA. Occ: 1900 Superintendent, 1910 Gen. Superintendent in Nut Factory, 1920 Superintendent Car Shops
........................ 5 Oscar M MILES b: May 1883 in PA. Occ: 1910 Asst. Superintendent Nut works, 1920 Clerk Nut works
............................ +Lina A UNKNOWN b: abt. 1890 in PA m: abt. 1908 in Northumberland Co, PA
.............................. 6 Clara A MILES b: abt. Sep 1909 in Northumberland Co, PA
.............................. 6 Thomas M MILES b: abt. 1912 in Northumberland Co, PA
.............................. 6 Frances H MILES b: abt. Aug 1916 in Northumberland Co, PA
........................ 5 Frank H MILES b: May 1889 in PA. Occ: 1920 M Engineer Iron Mill
............................ +Helen K UNKNOWN b: abt. 1895 in PA
........................ 5 Charles F MILES b: Sep 1891 in PA. Occ: 1920 Doctor of Denistry
................. 4 William GENSEL b: abt. 1866 in Columbia Co, PA
................. 4 Kate GENSEL b: abt. 1869 in Columbia Co, PA
................. 4 Frank GENSEL b: abt. 1871 in Columbia Co, PA
........... 3 Alexander SPONENBERG b: Aug 01, 1834 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Sep 28, 1845 in Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Briarcreek (aka Housenick)
........... 3 Fanny M SPONENBERG b: Dec 04, 1837 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Aug 30, 1918 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Note: 1870 Living next door to Henry & Emma Hockman. Bride and groom were of both of Briarcreek twp. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
............... +John G JACOBY b: Aug 04, 1834 in Coopersburg, PA d: Feb 06, 1895 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA m: Jan 24, 1856 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1870 Baker. Note: Ran the first confectionery and bakery in Berwick. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
................. 4 R JACOBY b: abt. 1858 in PA
................. 4 Legrant S JACOBY b: Sep 05, 1864 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1900 Notary Public, Insurance, 1920 agent Insurance
..................... +Anna B KLERRY b: abt. 1870 in PA m: abt. 1895 in Columbia Co, PA
........................ 5 Mary J JACOBY b: May 24, 1896 in Columbia Co, PA
............................ +Unknown NIELDS
........................ 5 John K JACOBY b: Jan 21, 1898 in Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1920 Electrician steel plant, 1930 agent fire insurance
............................ +Dorothy E SCHALLES b: abt. 1896 in PA m: abt. 1924 in Columbia Co, PA
.............................. 6 Elizabeth A JACOBY b: abt. 1926 in Columbia Co, PA
................. 4 Laura Amanda JACOBY
................. 4 Albert Franklin JACOBY
................. 4 Isaiah JACOBY
................. 4 John Wesley JACOBY
........... 3 LeGrant SPONENBERG b: Aug 27, 1839 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Sep 07, 1914 in Nescopeck, Luzerne Co, PA. Occ: 1900 Farmer, 1910 Laborer Odd Jobs. Military: Civil War Co E 16th PA Cavalry Private Legrant Sponeberg. Legrant photo Applied for CW pension Dec 14, 1879 certificate # 365.901. Note: He has been called Legrant and Legrand equally in various sources. Marriage record shows groom was of Briarcreek twp, bride of Nescopeck. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove. His Farm   Legrant & Mary   Sponenberg Children
............... +Mary Alice FORTNER b: Jul 02, 1845 in PA d: Mar 20, 1915 in Nescopeck, Luzerne Co, PA m: Jan 30, 1866 in Columbia Co, PA, Parents George FORTNER & Jane SMITH. Note: Applied for widows pension Oct 23, 1914 as Mary A Sponenburg, application # 1035843. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
................. 4 George Fortner SPONENBERG b: Dec 12, 1866 in PA d: Oct 10, 1941 in Sunbury, Northumberland Co, PA. Occ: bet. 1910 - 1930 Conductor steam RR
..................... +Minnie H UNPLEBY b: Jun 1871 in Northumberland Co, PA d: Mar 02, 1935 in Sunbury, Northumberland Co, PA m: abt. 1898 in PA. Note: No children
................. 4 Adda D SPONENBERG b: Mar 29, 1868 in Bear Creek[Briar Creek?] PA d: Mar 1963 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA
..................... +Henry Levi HETLER b: Dec 1, 1865 in PA d: Sep 09, 1916 in Pottsville, Schuylkill Co, PA m: Aug 09, 1892 in Luzerne Co, PA. Lived in: 1910 Nescopeck, Luzerne Co, PA.
........................ 5 Alice Rachel HETLER b: Nov 14, 1894 in Nescopeck, Luzerne Co, PA d: Jul 30, 1985 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1920 Saleswoman Dry Goods. Note: No children. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
............................ +George B ENGLISH d: Jul 18, 1964 in PA
................. 4 Edward Loren SPONENBERG b: Oct 28, 1869 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA d: Jun 18, 1946 in Pottsville, Schuylkill Co, PA. Occ: bet. 1910 - 1930 Engineer rail road. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
..................... +Cora Jane HAWK b: 1873 in Columbia Co, PA d: Feb 19, 1917 in Pottsville, Schuylkill Co, PA m: abt. 1894 in PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
........................ 5 Florence Ethel SPONENBERG b: May 15, 1896 in PA d: Mar 1970 in Fayetteville, Franklin Co, PA
............................ +Unknown RICE
........................ 5 Helen Gertrude SPONENBERG b: Jan 06, 1898 in PA d: Apr 20, 1969
............................ +Charles Howard BOWER b: Jun 04, 1895 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA d: Jun 27, 1987 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA, Parents Joseph BOWER & Cora E UNKNOWN. Lived in: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1920 Laborer steel car shop, Engineer at AC&F Industries bef 1960 retirement. Military: WWI. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
.............................. 6 Elaine K BOWER d: Feb 01, 1986
.................................. +Unknown ARMSTRONG
.............................. 6 Loren J BOWER
........................ 5 Legrant J SPONENBERG b: Nov 11, 1899 in PA. Occ: 1920 Shoe factory, 1930 Helper on Rail Road
........................ 5 Eva Mae SPONENBERG b: May 13, 1902 in Columbia Co, PA d: Apr 25, 1906 in Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
........................ 5 Hazel Enola SPONENBERG b: Jun 1902 in Columbia Co, PA d: Sep 09, 1917 in Pottsville, Schuylkill Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
........................ 5 Flava Katharine SPONENBERG b: Dec 31, 1906 in PA d: June 1968 in Pottsville, Schuylkill Co, PA
............................ +Unknown ZIMMERMAN
........................ 5 Fred Loren SPONENBERG b: Feb 27, 1911 in PA d: Nov 26, 2001 in St Clair, Schuylkill Co, PA
............................ +Eva M DUDISH b: Apr 20, 1920 in Saint Clair, Schuylkill Co, PA d: Jan 22, 2004 in Pottsville, Schuylkill Co, PA. Burial: Saint Clair, Schuylkill Co, PA. Cemetery: Saint Michael's Orthodox Church
.............................. 6 Fred SPONENBERG
.............................. 6 Edward SPONENBERG
.............................. 6 Daniel SPONENBERG
.............................. 6 Gretchen SPONENBERG
.................................. +Unknown EICHENSEHR
.............................. 6 Damaris SPONENBERG
.................................. +Unknown KOPE
........................ 5 Ruth Elizabeth SPONENBERG
................. 4 Emma Jane SPONENBERG b: Sep 03, 1871 in PA d: May 05, 1953 in Nescopeck, Luzerne Co, PA. Occ: 1900 Dressmaker, 1910 Tailor. Note: Living with parents in 1910 at 38 yrs
..................... +Edward Frank WOODRING b: Apr 1882 in PA d: Nov 28, 1949 in Northumberland Co, PA m: Nov 10, 1910 in PA. Occ: 1920 Fireman Railroad, 1930 Engineer Steam Railroad
........................ 5 Mary Alice WOODRING b: Jan 09, 1911 in PA
............................ +Unknown DAVENPORT
.............................. 6 Susan DAVENPORT
........................ 5 Clara Adda WOODRING b: Jul 15, 1915 in PA. PAINTINGS
................. 4 [2] Harry Bramhall SPONENBERG b: May 03, 1873 in PA d: Feb 17, 1946 in Benton, Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1900 Boiler maker
..................... +C Maude EVELAND d: Mar 14, 1903 in PA m: Dec 24, 1900 in Luzerne Co, PA
................. *2nd Wife of [2] Harry Bramhall SPONENBERG:
..................... +Bernice KLINE b: Oct 16, 1883 in PA d: Oct 1968 in Nescopeck, Luzerne Co, PA m: abt. 1903 in Columbia Co, PA. Note: 1930 census says they were married 29 years
................. 4 Clara Smith SPONENBERG b: May 22, 1875 in Columbia Co, PA d: Jul 27, 1962 in Nescopeck, Luzerne Co, PA. Lived in: 1920 Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne Co, PA. Occ: 1920 Seamstress Shirt Factory. Note: Never married.. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
................. 4 Martha Fowler SPONENBERG b: May 22, 1876 in PA d: Dec 15, 1912 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA
..................... +Ralph R RHINARD b: abt. 1880 in PA m: abt. 1894 in PA, Parents Lemuel S RHINARD & Mary E SITLER. Occ: 1910 Car builder, 1920 finisher steel car shop
........................ 5 Harriet Edith RHINARD b: Jun 28, 1905 in PA
........................ 5 Martha Frances RHINARD b: Apr 17, 1909 in PA d: Dec 15, 1912 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA
................. 4 Harriet Alvendra SPONENBERG b: Nov 28, 1879 in PA d: Jan 1958 in Nescopeck, Luzerne Co, PA
..................... +John McMurtie WHITE, Jr b: 1874 in PA d: 1958 m: Sep 15, 1904 in Hollidaysburg, Blair Co, PA. Occ: 1910 Retail merchant general store
........................ 5 Alice Elizabeth WHITE b: Jun 08, 1906 d: Sep 27, 1906 in Luzerne Co, PA
........................ 5 Marion Isabelle WHITE b: Dec 23, 1907 in Luzerne Co, PA
........................ 5 Rachel Delphine WHITE b: Feb 27, 1912 in PA
................. 4 Laura Grace SPONENBERG Another  Another b: Jul 14, 1884 in Nescopeck, Luzerne Co, PA d: Nov 05, 1973 in PA. Burial: Shamokin Dam, PA. Cemetery: West Side
..................... +Norman Guye ROBERTS b: Jun 30, 1886 in Unityville, Lycoming Co, PA d: Mar 29, 1943 in Sunbury, Northumberland Co, PA m: Dec 31, 1906 in PA, Parents Samuel Paul ROBERTS & Mary Catherine WELLIVER. Lived in: Northumberland Co, PA. Occ: 1910 Fireman Railroad, 1920 Railroad labor, 1930 Railroad Engineer. Burial: Shamokin Dam, PA. Cemetery: West Side
........................ 5 George Sponenburg ROBERTS Another  In 1944  In 1982 b: May 13, 1908 in Nescopeck, Luzerne Co, PA d: Jul 31, 1983 in Danville, Montour Co, PA. Lived in: 1943 Sunbury, Northumberland Co, PA
............................ +Sarah "Sally" REITZ d: Nov 06, 1994 m: Sep 03, 1933 in Shamokin, Northumberland Co, PA
.............................. 6 Norman William ROBERTS
.............................. 6 Kay Elizabeth ROBERTS
.................................. +Charles KIPPLE
........................ 5 Harry Paul ROBERTS In uniform b: Sep 14, 1910 in Sunbury, Northumberland Co, PA d: Dec 25, 1986 in Sunbury, Northumberland Co, PA. Military: WWII Sargeant
............................ +Elizabeth E FERRY b: Jan 08, 1917 in Sunbury, Northumberland Co, PA d: Jan 21, 2003 in Sunbury, Northumberland Co, PA m: Mar 22, 1943 in Sunbury, Northumberland Co, PA. Note: Parents Roy Ferry and Cora Getz. Burial: Shamokin Dam, Snyder Co, PA. Cemetery: Orchard Hills
.............................. 6 Harry Paul ROBERTS, Jr b: Mar 03, 1948 in Sunbury, Northumberland Co, PA. Lived in: Sunbury, Northumberland Co, PA. Burial: Shamokin Dam, PA. Cemetery: Orchard Hills
........................ 5 Margaret Elizabeth ROBERTS At 80yrs b: Jul 10, 1913 in Northumberland, Northumberland Co, PA d: Dec 29, 1996 in Sunbury, Northumberland Co, PA. Lived in: 1943 Turbotville, Northumberland Co, PA. Burial: Northumberland Co, PA. Cemetery: Riverview
............................ +Everett Whitney HAUGHT b: Jul 30, 1912 in Milton, Northumberland Co, PA d: Jul 08, 1982 in Danville, Mahoning twp, Montour Co, PA m: Jun 19, 1932 in Woodward, Centre Co, PA. Occ: Fork lift operator. Note: Parents Carl Wilson Haught and Cora Bell Robinson. Burial: Northumberland Co, PA. Cemetery: Riverview
.............................. 6 Betty Jane HAUGHT Betty & Siblings Another
.................................. +George Mitchell ANDERSON
.............................. 6 Twilia Sue HAUGHT With mother
.................................. +Larry Elbert ARTHAUD
.............................. 6 Shirley Joan HAUGHT With mother
.................................. +Richard SIMMONS
.............................. 6 [3] Everett Whitney HAUGHT, Jr b: Aug 26, 1936 in Sunbury, Northumberland Co, PA d: May 31, 1974
.................................. +Janalee DAY
.............................. *2nd Wife of [3] Everett Whitney HAUGHT, Jr:
.................................. +Gladys UNKNOWN d: May 31, 1974 m: Jan 27, 1957 in Tampa, Hillsborough Co, Florida
.............................. 6 Jacqueline Joy HAUGHT With mother
........................ 5 Emma "Jane" ROBERTS Another  Another b: Oct 30, 1915 in Northumberland, Northumberland Co, PA d: Mar 27, 1987 in Northumberland Co, PA. Note: Never married. Cared for Laura Grace until she died.. Burial: Shamokin Dam, Northumberland Co, PA. Cemetery: West Side
........................ 5 John b: Dec 31, 1917 in Northumberland, Northumberland Co, PA d: Nov 02, 1999 in Watertown, Dodge Co, WI. Lived in: 1996 Watertown, Wisconsin. Military: WWII Master Sergeant The Family
............................ +Edna SCHMIDT b: Oct 09, 1913 d: Mar 31, 1993 in Orlando, Orange Co, FL m: Mar 21, 1943 in Yuba, Yuba Co, CA
.............................. 6 John Guye ROBERTS
.................................. +Gail BEHRENS
.............................. 6 James Paul ROBERTS
.............................. 6 Susan Jane ROBERTS
.............................. 6 Glenn Frank ROBERTS
.................................. +Sandra DOBBRATZ
........... 3 Abraham SPONENBERG b: Feb 08, 1842 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Feb 19, 1842 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Briarcreek (aka Housenick)
........... 3 Mahala SPONENBERG b: Sep 19, 1843 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA d: aft. Jun 04, 1900 in Columbia Co, PA. Note: Bride and groom were of Briarcreek twp
............... +Reuben MOYER b: abt. 1836 in of Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA d: bef. Jun 04, 1900 in Columbia Co, PA m: Jan 01, 1861 in Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1870 Blacksmith
................. 4 Anna MOYER b: abt. 1861 in Columbia Co, PA
................. 4 Dorcas MOYER b: abt. 1868 in Columbia Co, PA
................. 4 John W MOYER b: abt. 1870 in Columbia Co, PA
................. 4 Emma MOYER b: abt. 1873 in Columbia Co, PA
................. 4 Hannah MOYER b: abt. 1876 in Columbia Co, PA
................. 4 Glen W MOYER
................. 4 Louisa A MOYER b: Nov 1882 in PA. Occ: 1920 Cuffer shirt factory
..................... +Oscar THORNTON b: abt. 1881 in PA m: abt. Nov 1903 in Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1910 Merchant candy store
........................ 5 Louis THORNTON b: abt. 1906 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA
........................ 5 Mable THORNTON b: abt. May 1907 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA
........................ 5 Viola Jane THORNTON b: abt. Jan 1910 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA
........... 3 John Leonard SPONENBERG b: Mar 28, 1846 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA d: Dec 18, 1887 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1880 Blacksmith. Note: Columbian reports bride was of Fowlersville, groom of Briarcreek twp, marriage on 2-10-1870. Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Briarcreek (Housenick)
............... +Emma Jane HARTMAN b: Feb 09, 1848 in of Centre twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Apr 25, 1940 in Berwick, Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA m: Feb 16, 1870 in Centre Twp, Columbia, PA, Parents Edward HARTMAN & Sarah BOMBOY. Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Briarcreek
................. 4 Edward James SPONENBERG b: Dec 22, 1871 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA d: 1959 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1900 Clerk in Drygoods store, 1910 salesman retail grocery, 1930 clerk general grocery. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
..................... +Jennie Edora MENSINGER b: Mar 21, 1872 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA d: 1954 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA m: Aug 1893 in Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
........................ 5 Clark L SPONENBERG b: 1899 in Columbia Co, PA d: 1900 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
........................ 5 Ray Albert SPONENBERG b: Oct 12, 1902 in PA
........................ 5 Alethia Fae SPONENBERG b: Dec 24, 1908 in PA
........................ 5 Dorothy C SPONENBERG b: abt. 1919 in PA
................. 4 James Eugene SPONENBERG b: abt. 1872 in Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1920 Farmer
..................... +Anna E UNKNOWN b: abt. 1885 in PA
........................ 5 Mabel SPONENBERG b: abt. 1908 in PA
........................ 5 Katherine SPONENBERG b: abt. 1910 in PA
........................ 5 Elmira SPONENBERG b: abt. 1913 in PA
........................ 5 James E SPONENBERG b: Jul 15, 1914 in PA d: Sep 20, 2001 in Danville, Montour Co, PA
........................ 5 Lena M SPONENBERG b: bet. 1897 - 1920 in PA
........................ 5 Elmer C SPONENBERG b: abt. 1923 in PA
................. 4 Margaret May SPONENBERG b: Mar 15, 1880 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Sep 24, 1949 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Note: Single. Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Briarcreek
..................... +Samuel YOST m: Aug 17, 1905 in Columbia Co, PA
........... 3 Dorcas Doke SPONENBERG b: Jan 11, 1849 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA d: aft. Apr 20, 1910 in Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1900 Dressmaker
............... +David KREBS d: bef. Jun 04, 1900 in Columbia Co, PA m: bef. 1900 in Columbia Co, PA. Occ: Doctor
.... 2 Samuel* SPONENBERG b: abt. 1810. Note: Unproven if he is son of Christina but two male children, Alexander and Abraham (sons of "Samuel" and Hannah Sponenberg) are buried next to her in Briarcreek cemetery. A second list places him next to "Daniel"& Hannah Sponenberg.
........ +Hannah UNKNOWN
.... 2 George SPONENBERG b: abt. 1811 in Dauphin Co, PA d: 1847 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Note: Unproven if George is the brother of Daniel, Leonard and Samuel. All lived closely and were buried near each other Note (2): They had thirteen children. Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Summer Hill
........ +Elizabeth HASS b: abt. Apr 08, 1807 in of Centre twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Apr 06, 1888 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA m: 1834. Note: She is buried beside Philip and Sarah (Eckroth) Sponenberg. Her name was also spelled Hawse. Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Summer Hill
........... 3 Mary Ann SPONENBERG b: abt. 1830 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA d: abt. Dec 21, 1833 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA
........... 3 Catherine SPONENBERG b: abt. 1831 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA d: bef. Dec 21, 1833 in Briarcreek, Columbia Co, PA
........... 3 Samuel SPONENBERG b: abt. 1833 in PA. Note: There is a Samuel Sponenberger in Old Lower Ebenezer cemetery died 11-27-1885, listed as Pvt, Co 8 Reg.
............... +Mary ECKROTH b: abt. 1835 in PA d: bef. 1915 in PA m: Dec 01, 1859 in Columbia Co, PA, Parents Charles ECKROTH& Elizabeth RHINARD
........... 3 Peter SPONENBERG b: Dec 26, 1834 in PA d: May 30, 1898 in Columbia Co, PA. Note: Groom was of Briarcreek twp, bride of Centre twp. Tombstone bears name spelled Spoonenberg. Burial: Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Ebeneezer
............... +Mary Ann MUFFLEY b: Mar 11, 1829 in PA d: Oct 29, 1829 m: Nov 07, 1858 in Columbia Co, PA
................. 4 William S SPONENBERG b: Mar 16, 1863 in PA d: Oct 22, 1905 in Catawissa, Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Catawissa, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Saint James United Church of Christ
..................... +Sarah THOMAS b: Sep 24, 1860 d: Dec 14, 1934 in Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Catawissa, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Saint James United Church of Christ
........................ 5 May Yost SPONENBERG b: in PA d: in Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Catawissa, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Saint James United Church of Christ
................. 4 [4] Clementine SPONENBERG b: abt. 1865 in Columbia Co, PA. Note: 1880 Living with Uncle Peter Sponey
..................... +Charles B WOLL b: Apr 27, 1868 d: Mar 26, 1942 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA
................. *2nd Husband of [4] Clementine SPONENBERG:
..................... +Benjamin F GOUGH m: Nov 03, 1885 in Columbia Co, PA
........................ 5 Theodore GOUGH b: Jul 04, 1903 in PA d: Sep 02, 2002 in York Springs, Adam Co, PA. Occ: 1920 Belt maker Car Co.
........................ 5 Ruth GOUGH b: abt. 1909
........... 3 James SPONENBERG. Note: Is this the James Sponaberger 22yrs, shoemaker, in the Catawissa, Columbia Co, PA census with Gensel's? Note (2): Did this James Sponenberg marry Isabel Strausser on 1-1-1852 reported in Star of the North on 1-15-1852, both of Danville?
........... 3 Jane SPONENBERG
........... 3 Philip E SPONENBERG b: Jun 22, 1838 in Center twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Jun 17, 1914 in possibly Hazelton, Luzerne Co, PA. Occ: Farmer. Military: Civil War Enlist Oct 27, 1862 Comp H 178th PV1. Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Summer Hill
............... +Sarah J ECKROTH b: Oct 12, 1844 in PA d: Jun 14, 1914 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA m: Sep 29, 1860 in Centre twp, Columbia Co, PA, Parents Charles ECKROTH & Elizabeth RHINARD. Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Summer Hill
................. 4 [5] James Ermmit SPONENBERG b: Jun 19, 1862 in Centre twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Jun 23, 1937 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Occ: Farmer. Note: His 1937 obituary lists additional brothers; Frank of Forty-Fort and Wallace of Berwick. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
..................... +Allie WHITMIRE m: abt. 1886 in PA
........................ 5 Jennie SPONENBERG b: Dec 20, 1886
................. *2nd Wife of [5] James Ermmit SPONENBERG:
..................... +Sarah Alverna BOSTON b: Oct 08, 1869 in Fairmount twp, Luzerne Co, PA d: Nov 29, 1952 in Columbia Co, PA m: Sep 05, 1888 in Luzerne Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
........................ 5 Daisy May SPONENBERG b: Oct 05, 1889 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA d: Jul 10, 1954 in Spring City, Chester Co, PA. Burial: Spring City, Chester Co, PA. Cemetery: Vincent Mennonite
............................ +Doil F MYERS b: Jul 09, 1886 in Nescopeck, Luzerne Co, PA d: 1969 in Danville, Montour Co, PA. Burial: Spring City, Chester Co, PA. Cemetery: Vincent Mennonite
.............................. 6 Helen MYERS b: Jun 11, 1909
.................................. +Cameron S MYERS b: Nov 16, 1908 in Danville, Montour Co, PA d: Aug 31, 1997 in Danville, Montour Co, PA m: abt. 1939, Parents George MYERS & Hannah SHARE. Occ: bet. 1944 - 1996 Founder/owner Myers Bus Company. Burial: Danville, Montour Co, PA. Cemetery: Odd Fellows
.............................. 6 Irene MYERS
.................................. +Paul BELL
........................ 5 Minnie Florence SPONENBERG b: Nov 07, 1891 in Columbia Co, PA d: Apr 22, 1941 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Lived in: East Lewisburg, Northumberland Co, PA
............................ +Adam A GEBHART b: abt. 1894 in PA m: Feb 22, 1912 in Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1930 Bookkeeper for American Tool
.............................. 6 Sarah Louise GEARHART b: Jun 23, 1914 in PA
.............................. 6 Florence GEARHART b: abt. 1918
........................ 5 Earnest H SPONENBERG b: abt. 1894
........................ 5 Pearl I SPONENBERG b: Oct 12, 1895 in Briar Creek twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Nov 04, 1994 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
............................ +Clyde W ROBINHOLT b: abt. 1894 in Mifflin twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Jun 05, 1978 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA m: abt. 1915. Occ: 1930 Farm labor. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
.............................. 6 [6] Gertrude M ROBINHOLT b: Oct 09, 1915 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA d: Feb 17, 2003 in Bloomsburg, Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Rose Lawn
.................................. +Robert J WRIGHT d: Nov 08, 1958
.............................. *2nd Husband of [6] Gertrude M ROBINHOLT:
.................................. +Millard M NEAGLEY b: abt. 1906 in Sunbury, Northumberland Co, PA d: Oct 15, 1964 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA
.............................. 6 James B ROBINHOLT b: Apr 28, 1919 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA d: Dec 17, 1995 in Bloomsburg, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: New Rosemont
.............................. 6 Charlotte J ROBINHOLT b: abt. 1924 in PA
.................................. +C L KANOUSE
.............................. 6 William D ROBINHOLT b: in PA
........................ 5 Gertrude R SPONENBERG b: May 29, 1898 in PA d: Dec 13, 1946
............................ +Lemuel WHITMIRE b: abt. 1899 in PA
................. 4 Daniel H SPONENBERG b: Nov 03, 1864 in Columbia Co, PA d: aft. Sep 03, 1910. Lived in: Picture Rocks, Lycoming Co, PA. Occ: 1913 Jeweler, 1920 in Furniture Factory
..................... +Lucy K HEATH b: abt. 1877 in PA d: aft. Sep 11, 1945 m: abt. 1895 in Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1930 Laundress
........................ 5 Robert L SPONENBERG b: abt. 1896 in PA d: Sep 11, 1945 in Chester Co, PA. Burial: Picture Rocks, Lycoming Co, PA. Cemetery: Picture Rocks
........................ 5 Frannie E SPONENBERG b: abt. 1912 in PA
................. 4 George W SPONENBERG b: Nov 12, 1866 in Columbia Co, PA d: aft. 1910. Lived in: Picture Rocks, Lycoming Co, PA. Occ: Worker at furniture factory, 1910 Odd jobs
..................... +Anna C NAUGLE b: abt. 1866 in PA d: aft. Apr 25, 1930 in Probably Muncy twp, Lycoming Co, PA m: abt. 1889 in Columbia Co, PA
........................ 5 Robert Lee SPONENBERG b: Sep 15, 1889 in Columbia Co, PA. Occ: 1910 Labor iron mill, 1920-30 Mechanic furniture factory
............................ +Georgianna UNKNOWN b: abt. 1894 in PA m: abt. 1911 in PA
.............................. 6 Alvin L SPONENBERG b: Apr 13, 1913 in PA d: Nov 29, 1991 in PA
.............................. 6 Eva SPONENBERG b: abt. 1922 in PA
.............................. 6 Robert W SPONENBERG b: Jul 24, 1923 in PA
........................ 5 Earl Russell SPONENBERG b: Mar 27, 1893 in Columbia Co, PA d: Dec 1972 in Muncy, Lycoming Co, PA. Occ: 1910 Iron Mill
........................ 5 Chester Clark SPONENBERG b: Oct 11, 1897 in Columbia Co, PA
........................ 5 Walter Dewey SPONENBERG b: abt. 1899 in Columbia Co, PA
........................ 5 Raymond D SPONENBERG b: abt. 1901 in Columbia Co, PA
........................ 5 Wilmot SPONENBERG b: abt. 1905 in Columbia Co, PA
........................ 5 Willard SPONENBERG b: abt. 1907 in Columbia Co, PA
........................ 5 Milo W SPONENBERG b: abt. 1912 in PA
................. 4 Mary E SPONENBERG b: Feb 27, 1869 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA d: 1949 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Note: They have five children. Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Housenick
..................... +John Albert WIDGER b: abt 1862 in of Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Occ: Farmer and lumberman; m. May 24, 1888 in Columbia Co, PA
................. 4 William F SPONENBERG b: Apr 03, 1871 in Columbia Co, PA. Lived in: Scranton, PA. Occ: American Coal Company. Military: 2nd United States Cavalry 3 years, served mostly in Cuba
................. 4 Mahala Ellen SPONENBERG b: Mar 10, 1873 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Note: They have five children
..................... +Daniel Rumsbaugh MARKLE b: Apr 18, 1867 in Summer Hill, Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA m: Sep 04, 1888 in Wilkes-Barre, Lackawanna, PA, Parents Conrad William "Koon" MARKLE & Susan Delilah STALEY. Occ: bet. 1900 - 1910 Rolling mill, 1920 Clerk retail store
........................ 5 Edith MARKLE b: Sep 1889
........................ 5 Grant MARKLE b: Dec 1894
........................ 5 Pauline G MARKLE b: Sep 07, 1898 in PA
............................ +Stanley GINGER b: abt. 1898 in PA. Occ: 1920 Proprietor Retail store
.............................. 6 Evelyn GINGER b: abt. Aug 1918
........................ 5 Esther S MARKLE b: Apr 06, 1902
........................ 5 Martha A MARKLE b: Aug 27, 1906
................. 4 Martha A SPONENBERG b: Feb 21, 1875. Lived in: 1937 Camden. Note: They had two children
..................... +Harry H CASE b: in of Millersburg, PA
................. 4 [7] Harry Elmer SPONENBERG b: Jan 07, 1877 in of Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA d: 1962 in Columbia Co, PA. Occ: Butcher, 1900 farm labor. Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Roselawn
..................... +Bertha Jane ASHTON b: May 12, 1880 in PA d: Feb 12, 1959 in Columbia Co, PA m: Aug 19, 1903 in Columbia Co, PA. Bur: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cem: Roselawn
........................ 5 Eudora E SPONENBERG b: abt. 1904 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA d: Jun 28, 1997 in Lewisburg, Union Co, PA. Lived in: Lewisburg, Union Co, PA. Burial: Mazeppa, Union Co, PA. Cemetery: Mazeppa
............................ +Russell Simon BOWER b: Sep 03, 1900 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA d: Oct 28, 1980 in Lewisburg, Union Co, PA m: abt. 1923 in PA, Parents Boyd H BOWER & Ida E SITLER. Occ: 1930 Electrician. Burial: Mazeppa, Union Co, PA. Cem: Mazeppa.
.............................. 6 David Boyd BOWER b: June 1925 in PA d: 1970 in Scranton, Lackawanna Co, PA. Burial: Scranton, Lackawanna Co, PA. Cem: Clark's Green
.............................. 6 William R BOWER
.................................. +Doris SAADI .............................. 6 Janice B BOWER b: Jul 21, 1933 in Scranton, Lackawanna Co, PA d: Jul 02, 1988 in Lewisburg, Northumberland Co, PA
.................................. +N Douglas ERICKSON m: Sep 17, 1955 in Clark's Green, Lackawanna Co, PA
........................ 5 Philip H SPONENBERG b: Sep 01, 1906 d: 1961 in Columbia Co, PA. Note: Unproven if Philip is son of Harry but are buried beside in Rose Lawn. Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Rose Lawn
........................ 5 John/Jack A SPONENBERG b: Feb 04, 1907 in PA d: Dec 18, 1974 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co, CA. Lived in: North Hollywood, CA. Note: Alias "Jack". Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Roselawn
............................ +Catherine E WAGNER b: Apr 27, 1917 d: Apr 26, 1986 in Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
........................ 5 [8] Ethel S SPONENBERG b: Oct 14, 1908 in Briar Creek twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Oct 01, 1993 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Rose Lawn
............................ +Wilbur DIETTERICK d: 1953
........................ *2nd Husband of [8] Ethel S SPONENBERG:
............................ +Howard VOUGHT d: 1940
.............................. 6 Robert VOUGHT
.............................. 6 James VOUGHT
.............................. 6 Donald VOUGHT
.............................. 6 June VOUGHT
.................................. +Unknown YOUNG
........................ 5 Boyd E SPONENBERG b: Jan 27, 1911 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Oct 28, 1982 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Rose Lawn
........................ 5 Lee A SPONENBERG b: Apr 17, 1912 in Briar Creek twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Mar 11, 1995 in Danville, Montour Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Roselawn
............................ +Mary SLUSSER m: abt. 1941
........................ 5 Clyde R SPONENBERG b: Oct 17, 1916 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA d: Oct 1985 in Haines City, Polk Co, Florida. Military: WWII Army paratrooper 17th Airborne Div and 513th Parachute Inf. Reg. in Europe. Burial: Bloomsburg, Columbia Co, PA
............................ +Dorothy LIVZIEY
........................ 5 Jean M SPONENBERG b: Nov 24, 1918 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA d: Oct 09, 1974 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Rose Lawn
............................ +Edward W HEIMBACH m: Feb 09, 1943
........................ 5 Glenn M SPONENBERG b: Sep 13, 1920 in PA d: Dec 1971 in Lindenhurst, Suffolk Co, NY
........................ 5 Donal S SPONENBERG b: Dec 24, 1922 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA d: Mar 17, 2001 in Orangeville, Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Roselawn
............................ +Thelma E MASKER b: Aug 17, 1926 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA d: Oct 21, 1992 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA m: abt. 1949. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Rose Lawn
.............................. 6 Roland SPONENBERG b: abt. 1959 in Columbia Co, PA d: abt. Feb 06, 2005 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA
.............................. 6 Donna SPONENBERG b: in Columbia Co, PA
.................................. +William SCHELL
........................ 5 Rollin W SPONENBERG b: Sep 23, 1924 d: May 26, 1925 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Roselawn
................. 4 Lewis R SPONENBERG b: Jan 07, 1881 in PA. Lived in: 1937 Briar Creek twp, Columbia Co, PA
..................... +Rebecca Ida SMITH b: abt. 1876 in of Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA m: Feb 3, 1906 in Beach Haven, Columbia Co, PA, parents John W and Mary SMITH
........................ 5 Mary L SPONENBERG b: abt. 1906 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Note: May be the child of mother's 1st husband
........................ 5 Arthur K SPONENBERG b: May 08, 1911 in Columbia Co, PA d: Mar 1984 in Bloomsburg, Columbia Co, PA
............................ +Mary L HUNTINGTON b: Jun 30, 1913 d: Dec 08, 1985 in Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
........................ 5 Ralph C SPONENBERG b: abt. 1915
................. 4 [9] Edward Henry SPONENBERG b: May 12, 1882 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Apr 10, 1964 in Columbia Co, PA. Lived in: 1937 Danville, Montour Co, PA. Occ: 1920 Farmer. Burial: Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Summer Hill
..................... +Minnie H CURTIS b: abt. 1883 in Plymouth, Luzerne Co, PA d: in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA, m. Aug 6, 1904, Parents Unknown and Sarah A George, both born in Wales. Bur: Summer Hill cemetery, Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA.
........................ 5 Frederick L SPONENBERG b: abt. 1905 in PA d: bef. Jul 11, 1994
........................ 5 Griffith C SPONENBERG b: Jul 07, 1907 in Briar Creek twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Jun 21, 1965 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Summer Hill, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Summerhill
............................ +Vivian SHULTZ b. Aug 13, 1915 in Benton, PA; m. 07 Jul 1932 in Luzerne Co, PA; Parents Oliver Shultz and Dora Cole
........................ 5 Sarah S SPONENBERG b: Jul 02, 1908 in Briar Creek twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Jan 28, 1978 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Summer Hill, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Summerhill
............................ +William J KLINGER, Sr b: Sep 29, 1909 in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne Co, PA d: Mar 26, 1995 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA m: Oct 01, 1926 in Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Summerhill
.............................. 6 Ethel KLINGER
.................................. +William ROUGH
.............................. 6 Dorothy KLINGER
.................................. +Bernard J BUFFONE b: Mar 14, 1925 in Balsorano, Italy d: Feb 26, 1998 in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
.............................. 6 Gloria KLINGER
.................................. +Unknown ALLEN
........................ 5 Edward H SPONENBERG, Jr b: Jul 17, 1910 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA d: Apr 14, 1976 in Bloomsburg, Columbia Co, PA. Burial: West Hemlock twp, Montour Co, PA. Cemetery: Columbia Hill
............................ +Martha M CROSSLEY b: abt. 1918 in Grovania, West Hemlock twp, Montour Co, PA d: May 16, 1995 in Danville, Montour Co, PA. Cemetery: Columbia Hill
.............................. 6 Harvey E SPONENBERG b: Aug 02, 1935 in Bloomsburg, Columbia Co, PA d: Aug 05, 1973 in Danville, Montour Co, PA. Cemetery: Columbia Hill
........................ 5 Pauline G SPONENBERG b: Dec 11, 1911 in Summer Hill, Columbia Co, PA d: May 09, 1997 in Watsontown, Northumberland Co, PA. Burial: Stonington, Northumberland Co, PA. Cemetery: Northumberland Memorial Park
............................ +Victor NEIDIG b: Oct 17, 1904 in Irish Valley, Northumberland Co, PA d: Sep 02, 1975 in Sunbury, Northumberland Co, PA m: 1936. Burial: Sunbury, Northumberland Co, PA. Cemetery: Northumberland Memorial Park
........................ 5 James L SPONENBERG b: Jul 15, 1914 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA d: Sep 20, 2001 in Danville, Montour Co, PA. Burial: Lime Ridge, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Elan Memorial Park
............................ +Martha May MORGAN b: Feb 28, 1914 in Montour twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Nov 21, 1994 in Bloomsburg, Columbia Co, PA m: Apr 20, 1934. Burial: Lime Ridge, Columbia Co, PA
.............................. 6 Robert Lee SPONENBERG b: Nov 04, 1936 in Montour twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Mar 22, 1998 in Bloomsburg, Columbia Co, PA
.............................. 6 Harold W SPONENBERG b: Aug 09, 1940 in Montour twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Mar 05, 2001 in Orangeville, Columbia Co, PA
.............................. 6 Larry E SPONENBERG
........................ 5 Wilbur C SPONENBERG b: Dec 09, 1916 in Dallas d: Jan 23, 2001 in Bloomsburg, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Elan Memorial Park
............................ +Helen Mae FAUSEY b: April 10, 1920 d: Oct 14, 2008 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA m: Jan 24, 1938 in PA
.............................. 6 Wilbur C SPONENBERG, Jr b: Jul 31, 1938 in Buckhorn, Columbia Co, PA d: Oct 15, 1993 in Hazleton, Luzerne Co, PA. Cemetery: Elan Memorial Park
.................................. +Margaret GRUSASKIE m: abt. 1960
.............................. 6 Janet SPONENBERG d: 2006 m: Unknown HESS
.............................. 6 Mary Lou SPONENBERG
.............................. 6 Shirley SPONENBERG
.............................. 6 Sandra SPONENBERG
.............................. 6 Rose Marie SPONENBERG
.............................. 6 Robert SPONENBERG
........................ 5 David J SPONENBERG b: Feb 23, 1919 d: Jul 11, 1994 in Catawissa, Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Catawissa, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Hillside
............................ +Margaret L LIZARDI m: abt. 1940
................. *2nd Wife of [9] Edward Henry SPONENBERG:
..................... +Susie/Ethel KRUM b: Jan 24, 1884 in PA d: Aug 13, 1978 in Bloomsburg, Columbia Co, PA. Note: 1930 Census names wife "Ethel". Cemetery: New Rosemont
........................ 5 John SPONENBERG b: abt. 1928
................. 4 Leah May SPONENBERG b: Feb 04, 1890 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA
..................... +John S VARNER b: abt. 1884 in PA m: 1909 in Columbia Co, PA. Occ: Farmer. Note: Beers pg 646 sketch on Philip Sponenberg lists him as John Warner, but went by Varner
........................ 5 Philip J VARNER b: Jan 05, 1910 in Evansville, Columbia Co, PA d: Apr 15, 1987 in Danville, Montour Co, PA. Burial: Lime Ridge, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Elan Memorial Park
........................ 5 Ruth E VARNER b: Apr 01, 1911 in Briarcreek twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Sep 09, 1996 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Mifflinville
............................ +Clark C BROSIOUS b: Nov 02, 1910 in Main twp, Columbia Co, PA d: Jun 04, 1993 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA m: Dec 26, 1936. Cemetery: Mifflinville
.............................. 6 Lois Arlen BROSIOUS
.................................. +Charles Larry FARVER b: May 29, 1941 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA m: Jul 03, 1959, Parents Arle Robert FARVER & Alverna Hulda DAVIS
.............................. 6 John E BROSIOUS
........................ 5 Ida M VARNER b: abt. 1914
............................ +Unknown EVES
........................ 5 William D VARNER b: Jun 21, 1915 in Evansville, Columbia Co, PA d: May 20, 1986 in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne Co, PA. Military: WWII Army
............................ +Mary Kathryn BRIGGUM d: aft. May 21, 1986 m: abt. 1941
.............................. 6 William D VARNER, Jr
.............................. 6 David C VARNER
.................................. +Mary A UNKNOWN b: Aug 26, 1806 d: Mar 29, 1874 in Columbia Co, PA. Burial: Berwick, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Pine Grove
.............................. 6 James D VARNER
.............................. 6 Robert J VARNER
.............................. 6 Mary Sue VARNER
.................................. +Jan LECHLEITNER
.............................. 6 Elaine Marie VARNER
.................................. +Gary BANKES
........................ 5 Sue E VARNER b: abt. 1918 d: bef. Sep 09, 1996
............................ +Unknown VANHORN
........................ 5 Martha VARNER
............................ +Unknown COONER
........................ 5 Carl E VARNER, Sr b: Dec 01, 1920 d: Mar 14, 2001 in Danville, Montour Co, PA. Military: WWII Marines. Burial: Lime Ridge, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Elan Memorial Park
............................ +Betty Jane FEDDER b: Apr 01, 1923 in Berwick, Columbia Co, PA d: Jun 29, 1998 in Danville, Montour Co, PA m: Aug 08, 1941. Burial: Lime Ridge, Columbia Co, PA. Cemetery: Elan Memorial Park
.............................. 6 Mike VARNER
.............................. 6 Carl E VARNER, Jr
........................ 5 John VARNER
........................ 5 Evelyn VARNER
........... 3 Sally Ann SPONENBERG
........... 3 Martha SPONENBERG. Note: May be the Martha F Sponenberg who married Ralph Rhinard on 7/16/1903
........... 3 Daniel SPONENBERG
 
 


OLD NEWS ITEMS

has some old SPONENBERG news articles.

 

Sponenberg Family OBITUARIES
 
Some Old Berwick Postcards
 
Anna Bower /George Sims Mystery
 
 
 
 
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Created December 17, 2001
Updated October 15, 2014