Starting Sept. 30, 2014, will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
Learn more

Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Spera Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Obituary of William Spera (died 6 Jan 1838) from Lancaster Examiner newspaper
Posted by: sue (ID *****7566) Date: May 02, 2010 at 21:53:46
  of 38

From the Lancaster Examiner of 25 Jan 1838

On Sat. morning, 6th inst., at the house of Henry Romich, in Elizabeth twp, Lancaster co., William Spera, aged 77 yrs, 10 mos, 11 days, soldier of the Rev War. At age of 16 he equipped himself, shouldered his musket, left father and mother, and joined Gen. Washington's army. He was buried at the Lutheran church near Hinkletown.

Notify Administrator about this message?
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network