Hezekiah Keefer

Male Cal 1845 - 1906  (~ 60 years)


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  • Name Hezekiah Keefer  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Born Cal 31 Aug 1845  Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Census 10 Aug 1850  Mount Joy Twp., Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1

    • 1) George Keefer, Age 47, Male, Farmer, Real estate 800, Born in Maryland,
      2) Lydia Keefer, Age 36, Female, Born in Maryland.
      3) Sarah A. Keefer, Age 16, Female, Born in Pennsylvania, Attended school this year.
      4) Mary C. Keefer, Age 14, Female, Born in Pennsylvania, Attended school this year.
      5) George W. Keefer, Age 12, Male, Born in Pennsylvania, Attended school this year.
      6) Thaddeus Keefer, Age 8, Male, Born in Pennsylvania.
      7) Hezekiah Keefer, Age 4, Male, Born in Pennsylvania.
    Census 19 Jan 1860  Mount Joy Twp., Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 16 Jun 1880  Mount Joy Twp., Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 15 Jun 1900  Penn Twp., York Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Household Family Number Surname Given Name Relationship Race Gender Birth Date Age Marital Status Years Married Marriage Year Birthplace Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace Immigration Year Residence
      240 242 Keefer Hezekiah Head White Male Sep 1845 54 Married 32 1868 Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
      240 242 Keefer Emma Wife White Female Apr 1850 50 Married 32 1868 Maryland Maryland Maryland
    Died 31 Mar 1906  Grangeville, York Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Cause: Paralysis of brain 
    Obituary 4 Apr 1906  Gettysburg, Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Ezekiah Keefer died suddenly at
      his home in Grangeville on last Saturday
      of paralysis of brain aged 60 years and
      7 months. He seemed to be in his
      usual health but after a walk in garden
      remarked to his wife he would go
      upstairs and lie down awhile. on en-
      tering sitting room he was unable to
      proceed further and was assisted to a
      lounge by his wife where he expired
      five minutes later. He was a school
      teacher and painter, being the son of
      George Keefer of Littlestown and was
      married to Miss Emma Weant, daughter
      of Samuel Weant of Littlestown,
      who survives with one son, Elmer A.
      Keefer of Allentown, Pa., and brother,
      George Keefer of York Springs and
      one sister, Mrs. Sarah Kemper of
      Harney, Md.
    Age ~ 60 years 
    Buried Mount Olivet Cemetery, Hanover, York Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I1029  Reindollar
    Last Modified 2 Feb 2011 

    Father George Keefer,   b. 11 Apr 1803,   d. 25 Jan 1863  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Lydia Sarah Derr,   b. 28 Dec 1813, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1885  (Age 71 years) 
    Family ID F363  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emma Jane Weant,   b. Apr 1850, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1926, Harney, Carroll Co., Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Married 28 Aug 1867  [7
    Children 
     1. Lillie May Keefer,   b. 31 Jan 1868,   d. 7 Apr 1878  (Age 10 years)
     2. Elmer Keefer,   b. Abt 1869, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Cora V. Keefer,   b. 4 Dec 1871,   d. 8 Dec 1871  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2011 
    Family ID F425  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Cal 31 Aug 1845 - Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 10 Aug 1850 - Mount Joy Twp., Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 19 Jan 1860 - Mount Joy Twp., Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 16 Jun 1880 - Mount Joy Twp., Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 15 Jun 1900 - Penn Twp., York Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Paralysis of brain - 31 Mar 1906 - Grangeville, York Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - 4 Apr 1906 - Gettysburg, Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Olivet Cemetery, Hanover, York Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Emma Keefer <br>
Hezekiah Keefer
    Emma Keefer
    Hezekiah Keefer

    Old Sec "P" Lot 120 - Information courtesy of Mary at Mt. Olivet office.

    Census
    1850 Census - Pennsylvania, Adams Co., Mount Joy Twp.
    1850 Census - Pennsylvania, Adams Co., Mount Joy Twp.
    1860 Census - Pennsylvania, Adams Co., Mount Joy Twp.
    1860 Census - Pennsylvania, Adams Co., Mount Joy Twp.
    1880 Census - Pennsylvania, Adams Co., Mount Joy Twp.
    1880 Census - Pennsylvania, Adams Co., Mount Joy Twp.

  • Sources 
    1. [S43] 1850 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Digital images, Pennsylvania, Adams Co., (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), M432, roll 743, Mount Joy Twp., p. 246, dwelling 130, family 135, Hezekiah Keefer, accessed 2 Jun 2009 (Reliability: 3), 2 Jun 2009.

    2. [S29] 1860 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Digital images, Pennsylvania, Adams Co., (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), M653, roll M653_1057, Mount Joy Twp., p. 450, dwelling 310, family 347, Hezikiah Keefer, accessed 5 Jan 2011 (Reliability: 3), 5 Jan 2011.

    3. [S11] 1880 U.S. census, \i Ancestry.com\i0, Digital images, Pennsylvania, Adams Co., (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 1999), T9, roll 1085, Mount Joy Twp., enumeration district (ED) 56, p. 247A, dwelling 188, family 199, Hezakiah Keefer, accessed 5 Jan 2011 (Reliability: 3), 5 Jan 2011.

    4. [S22] 1900 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Digital images, Pennsylvania, York, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), T623, roll T623_1502, Penn Twp., enumeration district (ED) 172, p. 11B, dwelling 240, family 242, Hezekiah Keefer, accessed 30 Jan 2011 (Reliability: 3), 30 Jan 2011.

    5. [S2] Gettysburg Compiler, Gettysburg, Adams Co. Pennsylvania, USA., "Ezekiah Keefer," 4 Apr 1906, online archives (Hezekiah Keefer (subscription require). (Reliability: 3), 29 Jan 2011.

    6. [S21] Grave markers, Mt. Olivet (Hanover, York Co., Pennsylvania; 39.78848914776114, -76.97296142578125; Route 94 south of Hanover.), Hezekiah Keefer marker, Old Sec "P" Lot 120 - Information courtesy of Mary at Mt. Olivet office., 2 Feb 2011. (Reliability: 3), 2 Feb 2011.

    7. [S90] Internet, Ancestry.Com, (http://www.ancestry.com:), The Family Tree - Owner: luckystuck160, online archives (Emma Weant (subscription required) : accessed 29 Jan 2011). (Reliability: 3), 29 Jan 2011.