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South,Easton, Northampton County PA
Posted by: Lindsey Finken (ID *****6806) Date: June 10, 2006 at 12:49:44
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1880 census of 1st Ward South Easton, Northampton County PA

John Fortner 41 R.R. Fireman PA PA PA
Kate Fortner 29 keeps house PA PA PA
Maggie Fortner 6 PA PA PA
Johny Fortner 3 PA PA PA
Walter Fortner 8 m PA PA PA

1900 census of South side Easton 115 St. joseph St., is Catherine G. Fortner age 49
John Fortner age 23
Emma age 23
son Walter J. age 1
Lyons, Margaret age 26 July 1873
Lyons, Melvill age 26 Jan 1874
Lyons, Niota M. age 3 May 1896
Lyons, Fern?? age 2 July 1897
Fortner, Lillie age 12 March 1888
Lillie later married Augustus Buck

This Johny is my husband's great grandfather. Born March 1877. Married Emma Christina Siebler. Had son Walter John Fortner April 1899. Daughter Anna Magdelena Fortner Jan. 1903. She died Jan 2002.

Generation previous is from 1860 census of South Side Easton
George Fortner born 54 (1806)
Hannah Fortner age 45
Jacob Fortner age 17 boatman
Reuben age 13
Hannah age 11
Ida age 10
John age 19 boatman

1870 census

Hannah Fortner age 58
John Fortner age 28 locomotive fireman
Martin, Ida age 20
Martin, Eva 1

in 1870 there is a George Fortner age 64 living in Williams Township, Northampton County, which is not far from South side Easton, He must be living where he works.

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