Terry Mason's Family History Site

Major lines: Allen, Beck, Borden, Buck, Burden, Carpenter, Carper, Cobb, Cook, Cornell, Cowan, Daffron, Davis, Downing, Faubion, Fauntleroy, Fenter, Fishback, Foulks, Gray, Harris, Heimbach, Henn, Holland, Holtzclaw, Jackson, Jameson, Johnson, Jones, King, Lewis, Mason, Massengill, McAnnally, Moore, Morgan, Overstreet, Price, Peck, Rice, Richardson, Rogers, Samuel, Smith, Taylor, Thomas, Wade, Warren, Weeks, Webb, Wodell, Yeiser.


Selected Families and Individuals

Source Citations

James Frederick Connard

1FindaGrave.com, http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=11912790. Image.

Nellie M. Roberts

1FindaGrave.com, http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=11912792. Image.

Nellie Gertrude Connard

1FindaGrave.com, http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=61172242. Image.

Colonel James Taylor III

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/18541040?search=true. "Son of James Taylor & Martha Thompson Taylor.

Husband of Alice Thornton Taylor.

Alice Taylor
Francis Taylor
James Taylor." Image.

Alice Thornton

1Stubbs, William Carter, 1846-1924 (Main Author) & Stubbs, Elizabeth Saunders Blair, A history of two Virginia families transplanted from County Kent, England: Thomas Baytop 1638 & John Catlett 1622, Descendants of Col. John Catlett, the immigrant, and wife, Elizabeth Underwood, pg 18, FHL 929.273 B345s. "(1) Lawrence,3 d. 1724, mar. Alice Thornton, dau. of Francis Thornton. (She mar. II James Taylor, b. 1705, d. 1784, and left Taylor issue.)." Image.

2FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/64929166/alice-taylor. "W/O James Taylor brother of Zachary Taylor grandfather of President Zachary Taylor,James was also brother of Frances Taylor Madison grandmother of President James Madison. Alice was a 2nd cousin of President George Washington." Image.

Maurice Spangler Yeiser Jr.

1FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=103256815. Image.

2United States, GenealogyBank Obituraries, 1980-2014, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/QVYN-RVJW. "Evening Sun, The (Hanover, PA) |  6 March 2007
HANOVER PA United States
HANOVER Maurice S. Yeiser, 87, formerly of Pittsburgh, met his Eternal Rest Sunday, March 4, 2007, at Hanover Hospital. He was the husband of Patricia (Schmid) Yeiser.

Born January 7, 1920, in Pittsburgh, he was a son of the late Maurice and Edith (Patrick) Yeiser, Sr. Maurice was a member of St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Hanover, and formerly a longtime member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Glenshaw. He was a member of the Fox Chapel Rotary Club where he served as past president and in various other capacities. He was also an EMT who was active with the Fox Chapel Emergency Service for over ten years. He was an avid photographer who enjoyed the outdoors, stamp collecting, traveling, and gardening. He was retired from PPG Industries as a national marketing manager in the paint division. He was a WWII Army Air Corps veteran, Maurice served in Northern Africa and the European Theater.

Surviving in addition to his wife, is one daughter, Lynne Fauth and her husband, David of Aiken, S.C.; two sons, Rev. Dr. Daniel M. Yeiser and his wife, Christy of York, and Tim Yeiser and his wife, Risa of Northridge, Calif.; two sisters, Louise Threan of the Dominican Republic, and Grace Stageman, of Lake Placid, Fla.; seven grandchildren; and one great-grandson. He was preceded in death by an infant brother, William; and a sister, Patricia Yeiser Griffiths. The funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 30 W. Chestnut St., Hanover, with the Rev. Matthew B. Pensinger officiating and the Rev. Dr. Michael Cooper-White delivering the sermon.

The family will receive friends Wednesday after 10 a.m. at the church. There will be no public viewing. Burial will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Hanover, where military honors will be provided by Hanover Allied Veterans Honor Guard. The Wetzel Funeral Home, 549 Carlisle St., Hanover, is assisting the family with arrangements.

Serving as pallbearers will be Tim Yeiser, David Fauth, Thaddeus Yeiser, John McCullough, Kevin Stoffell, and John Kolander. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Maurice's memory to St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 30 W. Chestnut St., Hanover, PA 17331. To share memories of Maurice and view a video tribute, please visit www.wetzelfuneralhome.com.

(c) 2007 The Evening Sun. All rights reserved. Reproduced with the permission of Media NewsGroup, Inc. by NewsBank, Inc." Image.

Herman John Schmid

1FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=91076776. Image.

Ruth Hodge

1FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=91076783. Image.