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Lewis Whitehead Gongaware

Male 1837 - 1909  (72 years)


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  • Name Lewis Whitehead Gongaware  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Born 03 Jun 1837  Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1850  Hempfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Age: 12 
    Residence 1860  Penn, Clearfield, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age: 23 
    Residence 1870  Penn, Clearfield, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age: 32Census Post Office: Salem Cross Roads 
    Residence 1880  Penn Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: 43Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Self 
    Died 18 Aug 1909  Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Irwin, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID P23272  Allshouse Family Roots
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2015 

    Father Johann Jacob F. Gongaware,   b. 19 Feb. 1799, Hempfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Sept. 1883, Hempfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Whitehead,   b. 16 Jul 1802, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1871, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 1834  Harrison City, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3956  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Martha Magdalena "Mattie" Allshouse,   b. 23 Dec 1838, North Huntingdon, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1870, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years) 
    Married 26 Oct 1859  Westmorland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Samuel Henry Gongaware,   b. 30 May 1860, Westmoreland City, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Apr. 1938, Hempfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +2. Jacob William Gongaware,   b. 28 Jun 1862, Harrson City, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1953, Latrobe, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    +3. Emmanuel Nathaniel Gongaware,   b. 26 Mar 1866, Penn Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1956, Irwin, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    +4. Albert Lewis Gongaware,   b. 07 Apr 1870, Adamsburg, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1911, Adamsburg, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
    Last Modified 3 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F3948  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Emma Jane Mull Aber,   b. 15 Jun 1852, Patton, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1935, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 1871  Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. Elmer Riley Gongaware,   b. 28 Sep 1871, Penn Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1889, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
    +2. Otis Alvin Gongaware,   b. 22 Sep 1872, Penn Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1968, Jeannette, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
    +3. Oley Bell Gongaware,   b. 9 Jul 1874, Harrison City, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1967, Delmont, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    +4. Walter Wallace Gongaware,   b. 28 Sep 1876, Irwin, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1972, Miami, Dade, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)
    +5. Laura May Gongaware,   b. 04 Nov 1876, Penn Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1918, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
    +6. Oscar Eurney Gongaware,   b. 27 Jun 1878, Harrison City, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1975, Greensburg, Westmoreland , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)
     7. Jacob William Gongaware,   b. 1880, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Elizabeth Gongaware,   b. 31 Oct 1881, Penn Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1886, Penn Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
    +9. John B Gongaware,   b. 31 Jul 1883, Penn Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1972, Chesapeake Beach, Calvert, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     10. Lulu R. Gongaware,   b. 1884
    +11. Grover Cleveland Gongaware,   b. 12 Feb 1885, Harrison City, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1958, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     12. Catharine L. Gongaware,   b. 30 Dec 1886, Penn Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1976, Irwin, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     13. Hannah E Gongaware,   b. 24 Sep 1888, Penn Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1888, Penn Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +14. Verna Duella Gongaware,   b. 13 Mar 1890, Penn Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1991, Monroeville, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years)
    +15. Daisy N. Gongaware,   b. 11 Oct 1892, Penn Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1982, Latrobe, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     16. Simon P Gongaware,   b. 20 May 1894, Penn Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1894, Penn Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 3 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F3947  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 03 Jun 1837 - Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Age: 12 - 1850 - Hempfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1871 - Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Age: 43Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Self - 1880 - Penn Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Aug 1909 - Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Irwin, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories Jacob Gongaware Excerpt from History of Westmoreland County PA
    From Vol III pages 260,261 (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)

  • Notes 
    • 1900 Census listed as Lars.
      1850 Census has two Lewis Gongaware's in Hempfield township. One stays in Hempfield township and marries Louisa Miller.
      Lewis Whitehead Gongaware appears in Penn township Westmoreland County starting in 1860.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Web: Find A Grave, (www.findagrave.com).

    2. [S-569805264] 1850 United States Federal Census, Year: 1850; Census Place: Hempfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania; Roll: M432_837; Page: 200A; Image: 71.

    3. [S-569805272] 1860 United States Federal Census, Year: 1860; Census Place: Penn, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania; Roll: M653_1196; Page: 816; Image: 183; Family History Library Film: 805196.

    4. [S-569805132] 1870 United States Federal Census, Year: 1870; Census Place: Penn, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania; Roll: M593_1466; Page: 508A; Image: 217; Family History Library Film: 552965.

    5. [S-569805118] 1880 United States Federal Census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Penn, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania.

    6. [S-569785588] Family Data Collection - Individual Records, Edmund West, comp., Birth year: 1838; Birth state: PA.

    7. [S14] History of Westmoreland County Pennsylvania , John Newton Boucher, (The Lewis Publishing Company), 31833012056492., Vol III Page 260,261 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S-569796118] 1900 United States Federal Census, Year: 1900; Census Place: Harrison, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1498; Page: 19B; Enumeration District: 0114; FHL microfilm: 1241498.