Other: Researching: John Schrader - Came from Russia & settled in South Fork Area Richard Wills - Came from England and settled in South Fork Zellah Locket & her 3 children -- Olive, Mary Jane & Leroy Samuel & Sarah Brewer - Lived in Cambria County in 1910
Other: The Andrew & Susanna Supina [sometimes spelled Dzupina] family lived in Fiddlers Green area of Portage from about 1900. They are my maternal grandparents. They are of Rusyn ethnicity and came from the Subcarthian mountain area of what is now northeastern Slovakia.
Other: I am looking for information on Sylvanus Reynolds and Mary Ann Coster ( Custer?). They are my 3X grand parents. I have found Sylvanus in the 1870 census but the 1880 census lists Mary as the head of household and I can find no information on what became of him.
Other: George Richards b.1812, immigrant from Ireland, was the first person to ever find all four types of coal in Bell's Gap Run. In partnership with Edward Bell, the two men purchased 433 acres and open a number of coal banks. George's children married into the Burge, Haines, Nevling, Smith, Bowman and Beers families.
Other: WHITNEY REEVES HERBERT born ca. 1913 in Johnstown PA per his mother's (Ethel Mae Herbert) birth certificate. She was born in St. Petersburg FL 17 Aug 1938 and he was age 23 at the time. He married Florence Rainey born in Hall River NC- age 17 at the birth of Ethel..and she had an older child.
Other: Alternate email address: firstname.lastname@example.org The Roberts I'm researching is Richard Owen Roberts who married Grace Thompson And had five sons in South Fork, Pa. Those son's names are George B1904, Roy B1908, Cecil B1916, Donald B1919 and Wayne B1924. Any help would be most appreciated. I believe at some point they moved to Windber in Somerset County.
Other: I am a direct descendent of two early residents of Cambria County: ANDREW and FRANCENA (DAVIS) SUTTON. The families on my mother's side are from the Munster, Loretto, St. Augustine area. The families on my father's side lived in the Barnesboro and Hastings area.
Other: My grandfather Floyd Joseph Rupert was born in Portage in 1924 and my great-grandfather Joseph Floyd Rupert was married and worked in Portage in 1923. I'm trying to find out more information about them.
Registered surname(s) RUPERT on September 29, 2009