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APPENDIX

GORTNER GENEALOGY

PETER GORTNER, son of Benedik Gortner (Gartner) of Langenau, Prussia, Germany, was born September 14, 1819. He married Barbara Schoenbeck, daughter of Peter of Marburg, Germany June 20, 1847 by Rev. Christian Brenemann at Esgenroth, Germany. Barbara died at her home in Sunnyside October 31, 1894; Peter died, also at home, January 14, 1903.

CHILDREN OF PETER AND BARBARA GORTNER
(1)       Jacob, born September 20, 1848; died October 1848.
(2)       Elizabeth, born March 28, 1850; died December 12, 1852.
(3)       Frederick, born June 20, 1852; died June 30, 1928; married Lydia Beachy.
(4)       Ann, born April 24, 1854; died November 2, 1891; unmarried.
(5)       Mary, born July 28, 1856; died February 28, 1934; married Rev. John Gottlieb Breuninger May 29, 1881.
(6)       Peter P., born July 21, 1858; died July 7, 1935; married Delphia Blamble December 8, 1887.
(7)       Louis, born June 24, 1860; died September 4, 1931; married Mary McCloskey.

FREDERICK AND LYDIA BEACHY GORTNER
Lydia Beachy, born April 16, 1855 at Accident, Md. Daughter of J. and Mary Beachy. Lydia died August 22, 1894. They were married February 18, 18— by Rev. Jeremiah Beagbley.

CHILDREN OF FREDERICK AND LYDIA BEACHY GORTNER
(1)       William R., born November 7, 1877; died August 2, 1944; married Melvina Hassen March 24, 1941.
(2)       Jacob, born May 27, 1879; died May 15, 1912.
(3)       Mary A., born March 2, 1881; married Arch G. Davis September 23, 1903.
(4)       Lee Hoye, born September 9, 1883; died February 16, 1928.
(5)       Barbara May, born May 20, 1885 at Mt. Lake Park, Md.; died of influenza February 20, 1920; married Robert Beach June 1913 at Lynn Haven, Fla. Robert Beach was born June 5, 1899 at Chicago, Ill.
(6)       Grover Cleveland, born February 21, 1886; died August 31, 1925.
(7)       Peter F., born Nov. 23, 1887 at Gortner, Md.; died January 1958; married Emma Ream June 23, 1920 at Mt. Lake Park, Md., by Rev. J. E. Johnson. Emma Ream was born September 26, 1891; daughter of Richard Ream and Katherine E. Wise.
(8)       John L., born February 14, 1889; married Lillian Symons October




ID:
gctg078

Creator:
J. C. Breuninger

Date:
1963

Collection Location:
Ruth Enlow Library, Oakland

Original Size:
22 x 15 cms

Contributor:
Editor: Felix G. Robinson

Subject:
Maryland, History

Coverage:
Western Maryland, 1750-1963

 
 
Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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