A History of Washington County, Maryland : From the Earliest Settlements to the Present Time, Including a History of Hagerstown Volume 2, PT. 1
Overview - This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1906 edition. Excerpt: ...and continued on the same until J une, 1882, at which time he moved to town, where he lived until his death, which occurred August 15, 1895; Mrs. Read more...
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More About A History of Washington County, Maryland by Thomas John Chew Williams
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1906 edition. Excerpt: ...and continued on the same until J une, 1882, at which time he moved to town, where he lived until his death, which occurred August 15, 1895; Mrs. Neikirk died August 25, 1899. The remains of both are buried in Fairview Cemetery, at Keedysville. Soon after their marriage they became members of Manor Dunkard Church, and continued throughout their lives to be active members of that congregation. Mr. Neikirk was for many years a deacon. He was a County Commissioner for one term, during which the new courthouse was built; Mr. Neikirk's name appears in an inscription on that edifice. Mr. and Mrs. Henry F. Neikirk had eight children, as follows: Elizabeth, who was born November 30, 1845; George Miller, born April 24, 1847, married Emma Myres, and is a farmer in Oregon; Daniel M., born December 26, 1848, married Eugenia Deaner, and resides in Keedysville, has served as County Commissioner; Mary Susan, born December 17, 18-50, married William O. Baker and resides in Westerville, O.; Barbara J., born June 6, 1853, married Simon P. Steele, and resides in Winber, Pa.; Samuel H.; Joseph Clinton, born September 2, 1857, died in infancy, and Annie K., born October 2, 1860, died in 1876. Samuel Henry Neikirk was throughout his boyhood, a pupil in the public schools of his neighborhood. Art the age of twenty years he left school and devoted his attention to farming, which has been his calling throughout life. He succeeded to the homestead during his father's lifetime, and conducted its management very successfully until the year 1900; he then removed to Sharpsburg, and has ever sinoe occupied the dwdling to which his father retired upon leaving the farm, to pass the remainder of his days. Mr. Neikirk made many improvements upon this farm. The...
- ISBN-13: 9781230027517
- ISBN-10: 1230027513
- Publisher: Rarebooksclub.com
- Publish Date: September 2013
- Page Count: 224
- Dimensions: 9.69 x 7.44 x 0.47 inches
- Shipping Weight: 0.9 pounds