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William Putt Palsgrove
Posted by: Roberta Palsgrove Windemuth Date: August 26, 2000 at 13:09:17
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*William Putt Palsgrove Born July 4,1817 in Franklin County, PA and died July 4, 1898 in Franklin Co, PA. He died at his son-in-law's, C. Diffenderfer, one mile south of Edenville, PA. He married Sarah Ann Hewitt on September 11, 1838, Sarah was born on February 14, 1820 in Path Valley, PA and Died on September 27, 1879. William Putt was a shoemaker and local preacher They had the following children:

Mary Ann Born Sept. 14,1839

George K. Born Jan. 4, 1841

David Nelson Born May 6, 1844 - he enlisted on the side of the North and died in the Civil War

*Jesse H. Born Jan. 20, 1847

Sarah E. Born Aug. 20, 1849. She married a Thrush.

Martha Matilida born April 9, 1852 and died Nov. 19, 1937. She married a Diffenderfer.

William Grantz born July 23, 1864 and died Sept. 6, 1931 in Pittsburg, PA. He was married to a Mary A.

*Jesse Hewitt Palsgrove (Jere) born Jan 20, 1847 in Harrisonville, Fulton Co, PA and died April 5, 1932 in Chambersburg, PA. He married Mary Catherine Graham in 1880. Mary C. was born Nov. 23, 1857 and died May 9 (6), 1896. Her parents were Robert Graham and Mary Kriedler Graham. Jesse and Catherine are buried in St. Thomas, Franklin County, PA. Jesse was a cabinet maker and a coffin maker for Sellers of St. Thomas, PA. He died at the home of his son Charles at 108 West Catherine St. in Chambersburg, PA after a seven week illness. They had three children:

*Charles Kriedler born on April 29, 1881 and died May 19, 1975 at Piney Mt. Home (Adams County, PA). He married Martha Irma Noonan on Dec. 7, 1905. Irma Noonan was born April 7, 1886 and died March 22, 1979 at Guilford Nursing Home in Fayetteville (Franklin Co) PA. Irma's parents were Franklin and Anna Hashinger Noonan. Charles and Irma both entered Piney Mt. Home and were put in different rooms. At that time married people could not stay in the same room. So each roomed with one other person of the same sex. When she became critically ill she was transferred to Guilford Home because of more advanced care that she needed. Charles was a carpenter and millwright and worked in many eastern states. Irma was a housewife and took in boarders.

Roy born Oct 20, 1886 and died Oct. 1966. He was married to Daisy Moore. No children.

Minnie Alice was born either Nov. or March 19, 1884 and died August 20, 1885.

*Charles K. and Irma Palsgrove had three children:

Cyril born July 13, 1906 and died April 29, 1974. He was married to Evelyn Mae Dolin who preceded him in death. They had one child Patricia who married Jan Witmer. They have one child named Eric Witmer. Eric is married to Robin and they have a child called Melissa.

Hazel born on February 9, 1915 in Upton, Franklin County, PA and died June 5, 2000. She was married to Warren Shaner who preceded her in death. They had two children Charles and Shirley. Both are living and have no children.

*Dale born August 31, 1921 in Franklin County, PA and married Anne Louis Falls on October 1, 1941. Dale worked for the Pennsylvania Railroad/Conrail for over 42 years. He is now retired. Anne was a housewife and later mananged a local women's store called Wenger's for about 8 years. They have two children:

*Roberta Dell (Bertie) born Dec. 9, 1943 in Hagerstown, MD and married Robert Larry Windemuth on March 8, 1964 in Chambersburg, PA. Robert was born Dec. 30, 1942 in Cumberland, MD. Roberta worked for the federal government for 2 years and then taught school at the Chambersburg Senior Hight school for 31 years. She is retired. Robert was in the Air Force from 1960-1964, then worked for Huntington Creek Corp, a division of Seagram's for eight years. He is the History Dept. chair in the Chambersburg Senior High. He has taught for 28 years. No children.

Frederick Dale was born on July 22, 1948 and married Anita Giblin on April 17, 1971. No children.

As you can see the Palsgrove name will die out in Chambersburg when my father Dale dies.


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