Quakertown Free Press ~ Deaths 1893-1903

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Feb. 23, 1900

 William Dietz of near Steinsburg, died aged 60 years.

Feb. 23, 1900

 William H. Lotz, the heaviest man in Eastern Penna., died in Reading, Pa. He weighed over 900 pounds.

Mar. 2, 1900

 Aaron W. Haring of Erie Ave., died aged 71 years.

Mar. 2, 1900

 Christina Knapp died aged 79 years.

Mar. 2, 1900

 Moses R. Roberts of Shelly, died aged.40 years.

Mar. 2, 1900

 William Y. Stauffer of Brick Tavern died aged 55 years.

Mar. 2, 1900

 Alexander Cochran of Ferndale aged 58 years, was found dead in a snow bank near his home. When Cochran fell from the team he was driving, the faithful horse stopped and stood beside his master's body until neighbors found

Mar. 16, 1900

Margaret (nee Penrose) wife of Eli W. Strawn of Main Street died aged 79 years

Mar. 16, 1900

 Myrtle May, 1 year old daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Charles B. Rhoades of Front Street, died.

Mar. 16, 1900

 Job Roberts Mather age 89 years, brother of Mrs. Jane Foulke, died.

Mar. 16, 1900

 Mrs. Henry Baum of Richlandtown died.

Mar. 16, 1900

 William Slight of near Spinnerstown, died aged 81 years.

Mar. 23, 1900

 Mrs. Mary Heist of Milford Square, died aged 79 years.

Mar. 23, 1900

 Mrs. Wayne Eisenhart of Steinsburg, died.

Mar. 23, 1900

 Mrs. Aaron Smith of Zion Hill, died.

Mar. 30, 1900

 James P. Garis of town, died aged 32 years.

Mar. 30, 1900

 John Barth of near Richlandtown, died aged 66 years.

Mar. 30, 1900

 Mrs. John D. Walp of Richlandtown, died aged 61 years.

Mar. 30, 1900

 Henry S. Murfit, popular Attorney of Doylestown, died aged 46 years.

Mar. 30, 1900

 Charles B., 12 year old son of M.N. Huttel who was principal of the Coopers burg, Pa. school, the Center Valley crossing. was killed by a train at

Apr. 6, 1900

 A 3 year old child of William D. Bleam of Hellertown Ave. died of typhoid pneumonia.

Apr. 13, 1900

 Isaac Eckert died aged 69 years.

Apr. 13, 1900

 Mrs. Jesse Lewis of Lower Richland died aged 87 years.

Apr. 13, 1900

 Mrs. Jonas Leatherman of Plumsteadville died aged 40

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Apr. 24, 1900

 Gideon D. Harmer aged 82 years, formerly of Quakertown died in Philadelphia.

Apr. 24, 1900

 Sarah Ann Shelly died aged 43 years.

Apr. 24, 1900

 Nevin B. ? aged 16 months, died.

Apr. 24, 1900

 Susan Greer of town died aged 87 years.

Apr. 24, 1900

 Benjamin Andres of Milford Square died aged 68 years.

Apr. 24, 1900

 John S. Myers of App1ebachsville died aged 80 years.

May 4, 1900

 Lewis Schleifer, Sr. died aged 75 years.

May 4, 1900

 Thomas Reinhard of W. Broad St. died aged 64 yrs. He was a CIVIL WAR VETERAN.

May 4, 1900

 Amanda Beer of Perkasie, Pa. died aged 20 years.

May 4, 1900

 Barbara, wife of Mahlon Sellers of Perkasie, died.

May 11,1900

 Anna, widow of Henry A. Moyer of near town, died aged 84 years.

May 11, 1900

 Mrs. Reuben Deily of Shelly, died.

May 11, 1900

 Warren Gehman engineer at the Pennsburg planing mill was struck and killed by the flywheel of the engine.

May 19, 1900

 Eliza Groff died aged 80 years.

May 19, 1900

 William Shaw died aged 71 years.

May 19, 1900

 Mrs. Oliver Stauffer age 20 years of Allentown, Pa. and daughter of Jonas W. Loux of town, died.

Jun. 1, 1900

 Martha, 15 year old daughter of Allen R. & Hannah Hains, died of heart disease.

Jun. 8, 1900

 Linwood Leon, 1 year old son of Mr. & Mrs. William Pluck, died of diphtheria.

Jun. 8, 1900

 James, 2 year old son of Mr. & Mrs. James German of Germansville, died after drinking butter coloring.

Jun. 15, 1900

 Anna Mary Arn of 10th & Broad Sts. died aged 66 years.

Jun. 15, 1900

 Francis Murphy aged 18 years of Riege1sville, Pa. was killed when his clothing became caught in machinery in the Durham shop.

Jun. 22, 1900

 Thomas Mack of Trumbauersville died aged 28 years.

Jun. 22, 1900

 Henry Levy of Trumbauersville died aged 54 years.

Jun. 22, 1900

 Henry F. Reinert of 908 Juniper St. died aged 53 years. He was a CIVIL WAR VETERAN.

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Jun. 29, 1900

 Margaret Jamison Penrose of Main St., widow of John T. Penrose, died aged '81 years

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Jun. 29, 1900

 Jonas, son of Joseph Diehl of near the Quakertown- Sellersville tollgate, was struck and killed by a trolley near

 

 

Jun. 29, 1900

 Maximillian Miller aged 77 years, founder of the first bakery in Lehigh Co., Pa., was killed by a train at Emmaus.

Jul. 13, 1900

Abraham Kile age 87 years, last of the Kile triplets, died July 7th in the home of his son-in-law Henry Smith.

Jul. 13, 1900

 Edwin Trexler age 74 years, Emmaus farmer and father of Col. R.C. Trexler, was instantly killed when his team was struck by a train near his home.

Jul. 27, 1900

 Duncan McElroy age 64 years of W. Broad St., flagman at railroad crossing, was run down by a freight train and

Aug. 3, 1900

Jacob Trauch of Durham died aged 75 years

Aug. 3, 1900

 Jacob Weber of Perkasie, Pa. died aged 67 years.

Aug. 3, 1900

 John Raymond of Upper Black Eddy died of stomach trouble. He had been confined in the noted Libby prison by the Confederates when he served in the CIVIL WAR.

Aug. 10, 1900

 Mrs. Susan Funk age 97 years, mother of R.S. Funk of Springtown, died suddenly while seated at the breakfast

Aug. 17, 1900

Mabel, 1 year old daughter of Mrs. Irene Weikel of Milford Square pike, died.

Aug. 17, 1900

 Charles W., 5 month old son of Mr. & Mrs. Joseph Fell man of Lower Richland, died.

Aug. 17, 1900

 Nathan Clagg James, prominent lawyer of Doylestown, died of cancer of the throat.

Aug. 17, 1900

 During the funeral sermon of Ida Lehman of Hereford, Mrs. Henry Schantz of Sigmund, dropped dead in the pew.

Sept. 4, 1900

 Charles Arn of 1000 W. Broad St., died in his home aged 29 years.

Sept. 21, 1900

 Henry W., 10 month old son of Mr. & Mrs. John Born of Rich Hill, died.

Oct. 5, 1900

 Chalkley S. Zorns of Main Street died aged 66 years.

Oct. 5, 1900

 Stewart Bealer of Springtown died aged 27 years.

Oct. 5, 1900

 Abraham Hetrick of Milford Twsp. died aged 80 years.

Oct. 12, 1900

 Margaret (nee Roberts) Moore, formerly of town, died in Germantown aged 86 years.

 

 

Oct. 12, 1900

 Clara A. (nee McManus) wife of John Beltz, died aged 22

Oct. 12, 1900

Jacob Haller of Milford died aged 67 years.

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Oct. 19, 1900

 Sarah Diehl, mother of Mrs. Rebecca Smith, died aged 82

Oct. 19, 1900

Wilhelmina Hullenhagen age 76 years, died at the Dr. Roemerman farm near California

Oct. 19, 190u

 Dr. H.W. Ritter of Souderton, Pa. died aged 46 years.

Oct. 26, 1900

 Frank Carl of Bingen was killed by an express train.

Nov. 9, 1900

 Sarah Hillegas died aged 57 years.

Nov. 9, 1900

 Elmer Raudenbush, 3 month old, died.

Nov. 9, 1900

 Elwood Moore age 44 years was boiled to death in a magnesia vat at the Keasby & Mattison plant at Ambler.

Nov. 16, 1900

Lewis C., age 29 years, son of William G. Dietz, was killed by a train near Penn Haven junction

Nov. 16, 1900

 Levi Lust of Tylersport died of cancer of the stomach He was a CIVIL WAR VETERAN.

Nov. 16, 1900

 Charles Saeger age 32 years, was scalded to death in a train wreck in Palm, Pa. Dec. 7 & 14, 1900 - Daniel Moser age 45 years, conductor on the Q & E Railroad, was killed while shifting cars at Richlandtown, Pa.

Dec. 7 & 14, 1900

 John Y. Fluck of Bedminster died aged 72 years.

Dec. 7 & 14, 1900

 Charles Mumbauer of Pleasant Valley, wagon builder by trade, died aged 82 years.

Dec. 7 & 14, 1900

 Mrs. Abraham Moyer of Pleasant Valley died aged 90 Yr

Dec. 7 & 14, 1900

 John Keiper, a local tailor, died aged 80 years.

Dec. 21, 1900

 Mrs. E. Paul Rotenberger age 23 years, daughter of Mr. & Mrs. William Bartholomew of near town, died. ....

Dec. 21, 1900

 Christian Hunsberger age 40 of Souderton, Pa. and Joseph Bonewitz age 60 of Telford, Pa. were blown to bits when dynamite which they had been thawing exploded

Dec. 28, 1900

 Sophia, widow of Jonas Harr, died aged 69 years.

Dec. 28, 1900

 Levi Ahlum age 74 years, father-in-law of James Parker,

Dec. 28, 1900

Hannah Moyer Heft, wife of Reuben Heft, died aged 83

Jan. 1, 1901

William P. Smith of 326 Erie Ave. died aged 86 years

Jan. 1, 1901

 Wilson S. Musselman age 29 years of Allentown, former Quakertown jeweler, died.

Jan. 1, 1901

 Dr. Richard J. Linderman of Philadelphia, formerly a Quakertown physician, died aged 64 years.

Jan. 18, 1901

 Samuel Diehl age 19 years of Allentown, a native of Richlandtown, died.

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Feb. 1, 1901

 Gottlieb Miller of near Trumbauersville, died.

Feb. 1, 1901

 John Horne of near Loux's blacksmith area, died aged 29

Feb. 1, 1901

Josiah Stauffer, a school teacher and singing class leader of Lower Milford, died aged 72 years.

Feb. 1, 1901

 Frank Fischer, a junk dealer of Easton, sold his wife to an ash cart driver for fifty cents. Fischer, brooding over his bad bargain, took to stealing and when surrounded by officers, attempted to swim across the Delaware River and was drowned

Feb. a, 1901

 George A. Mangold of near town died aged 74 years.

Feb. 8, 1901

 Samuel Shearer of 916 Juniper Street, died.

Feb. 8, 1901

 Mrs. Sophia Dietz died.

Feb. 8, 1901

 Mrs. Thomas Baum of near Shelly, died aged 55 years.

Feb. 8, 1901

 Mrs. Hannah Huff of Steinsburg, died aged 70 years.

Feb. 8, 1901

 William H. Bush died aged 80 years.

Feb. 15 & 22, 1901

 John D. McCann of town died aged 33 years.

Feb. 15 & 22, 1901

 Reuben B. Fluck of near Dublin died.

Feb. 15 & 22, 1901

 Reuben Stever of Hellertown died aged 80 years.

Feb. 15 & 22, 1901

 Samuel Strunk of near Trumbauersvil1e died aged 71 yr

Feb. 15 & 22, 1901

 Emma, wife of Elmer Carl of Locust Valley, died aged 32

Feb. 15 & 22, 1901

Rebecca, wife of John D. Keiper of near Spinnerstown, died aged 77 years.

Feb. 15 & 22, 1901

 William F. Weaver of Pen Argyl, Pa. died age 42 yrs.

Mar. 1, 1901

Jacob Hess of Springtown died aged 85 years.

Mar. 1, 1901

 Prof. Samuel V. Brunner, principal of North Wales Academy and School of Business, died.

Mar. 8, 1901

 Henry Seiple, father of Martin Seiple, died aged 78 years.

Mar. 8, 1901

 Elizabeth, wife of John Krauss, died aged 74 years.

Mar. 8, 1901

 Miss Amelia Zimmerman of town died aged 34 years.

Mar. 8, 1901

 Mrs. Anna Geissinger of Springtown died aged 23 years.

Mar. 15, 1901

 Harvey Bean of 9th & Juniper Sts. died aged 27 years.

Mar. 15, 1901

 Clara, widow of Charles Arn, died aged 26 years.

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