Thaddeus Ira Keefer

Male 1886 - 1969  (82 years)


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  • Name Thaddeus Ira Keefer  [1, 2, 3
    Born 2 Dec 1886  Tyrone Twp., Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1 Jun 1900  Huntington Twp., Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • 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
      Keefer George W Head White Male Jan 1838 62 Widowed Pennsylvania Maryland Maryland
      Keefer Agnus R Daughter White Female Oct 1874 25 Single Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
      Keefer Annie R Daughter White Female Feb 1879 21 Single Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
      Keefer Clara B Daughter White Female Apr 1885 15 Single Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
      Keefer Thadues S Son White Male Dec 1886 13 Single Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
    Marriage Announcement 8 May 1935  Gettysburg, Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Keefer-Starry: Miss Nellie Starry,
      of York Springs, and Thaddeus
      Keefer, of Huntington township,
      were married at Dillsburg on Tuesday
      evening by Rev. Ira Trostel.
      The bride is the youngest daughter
      of Mr. and Mrs. D. S. Starry, of
      York Springs, and the groom is the
      Youngest son of the late George
      W. Keefer.
    Died 18 Nov 1969  Menallen Twp., Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Obituary 19 Nov 1969  Gettysburg, Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • T. I. Keefer
      Dies Tuesday
      At His Home
      Thaddeus Ira Keefer, 82, Aspers
      R. 1, died suddenly Tuesday
      afternoon about 4:10 o'clock
      at his home in Menallcn Twp.
      A son, Frank Keefer, who resided
      with his father, was absent
      from home. On his return the
      son found his father on the floor
      of the kitchen. The elder man
      had apparently been attempting
      to cut a slice from some meat at
      the kitchen table when he was
      stricken.
      The elder Mr. Keefer had been
      under a physician's care for
      some time.
      A native of Tyrone Twp., he
      was a son of the late George
      W. and Lydia (Hoffman) Keefer,
      and had been a farmer all his
      life. He had also been employed
      at the Musselman plant in Gardners.
      His wife, the former Nellie
      Starry, died in February, 1967.
      Surviving are two sons, Dale
      Keefer, of Sharon, Pa., and
      Frank, at home; one grandchild
      and a number of nieces and nephews.
      Funeral services will be held
      Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock
      from the Pittenturf Funeral
      Home, York Springs, with the
      Rev. J, M. Bohn, pastor of Holy
      Trinity Lutheran Church officiating.
      Interment will be in
      Sunnysidc Cemetery, York
      Springs. Friends may call at
      the funeral home in York Springs
      Thursday evening from 7 to
      9 o'clock.
    Age 82 years 
    Buried 21 Nov 1969  SunnySide Cemetery, York Springs, Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I1959  Reindollar
    Last Modified 28 Jan 2011 

    Father George Washington Keefer,   b. 31 Jan 1838, Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1908, York Springs, Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Lydia Ann Hoffman,   b. 4 Jul 1841, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1898  (Age 56 years) 
    Family ID F3412  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nellie Cora Starry,   b. 27 Jun 1889, Tyrone Twp., Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1967, Annie M. Warner Hosp. Gettysburg, Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 7 May 1935  Dillsburg, York Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
    +1. Dale Starry Keefer,   b. 15 Nov 1910, York Springs, Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1988, St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Youngstown, Mahoning Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Frank Allen Keefer,   b. 20 May 1912, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1981, Deming, Luna Co., New Mexico, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    Last Modified 28 Jan 2011 
    Family ID F670  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Dec 1886 - Tyrone Twp., Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1 Jun 1900 - Huntington Twp., Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 May 1935 - Dillsburg, York Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage Announcement - 8 May 1935 - Gettysburg, Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Nov 1969 - Menallen Twp., Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - 19 Nov 1969 - Gettysburg, Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 21 Nov 1969 - SunnySide Cemetery, York Springs, Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Census
    1900 Census - Pennsylvania, Adams Co., Huntington Twp., District 19.
    1900 Census - Pennsylvania, Adams Co., Huntington Twp., District 19.
    1910 Census - Pennsylvania, Adams Co., Huntington Twp., District 17.
    1910 Census - Pennsylvania, Adams Co., Huntington Twp., District 17.
    1920 Census - Pennsylvania, Adams Co., Huntington Twp., District 19.
    1920 Census - Pennsylvania, Adams Co., Huntington Twp., District 19.
    1930 Census - Pennsylvania, Adams Co., Huntington Twp., District 20.
    1930 Census - Pennsylvania, Adams Co., Huntington Twp., District 20.

  • Sources 
    1. [S12] 1900 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Digital images, Pennsylvania, Adams, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), T623, roll T623_1354, Huntington Twp., enumeration district (ED) 19, p. 1A, dwelling 5, family 5, Thaddeus, accessed 13 Jan 2011 (Reliability: 3), 13 Jan 2011.

    2. [S3] Gettysburg Times, Gettysburg, Adams Co. Pennsylvania, USA., "T. I. KEEFER DIES TUESDAY AT HIS HOME," 19 Nov 1969, online archives (Thaddeus Keefer
    3. [S20] "Social Security Death Index," database, Social Security Administration, (Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : 2009)), entry for Thaddeus Keefer, 1969, SS no. 161-20-0009, accessed 28 Jan 2011 (Reliability: 3), 28 Jan 2011.

    4. [S3] Gettysburg Times, Gettysburg, Adams Co. Pennsylvania, USA., "Keefer - Starry," 8 May 1935, online archives (Keefer - Starry (subscription requi). (Reliability: 3), 28 Jan 2011.