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Joseph E. Weir

Male 1877 - 1955  (78 years)


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  • Name Joseph E. Weir  [1, 2
    Born 16 Jun 1877  Lancaster Twp, Butler County, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Jul 1955  Akron, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried Oak Park Cemetary, Lawrence Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Person ID I150009  My Genealogy

    Father John Weir,   b. 16 Jun 1855, Butler, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1943, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Agnes Powell,   b. 1860,   d. 16 Aug 1941  (Age 81 years) 
    Married WFT Est 1874-1904  [2
    Family ID F61359  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Josephine Cross,   b. WFT Est 1873-1893,   d. 30 Jan 1967  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Married Type: Single 
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F61352  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Martha Minnie Welch,   b. 3 Apr 1878, Catterrogus, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1936, New Castle, Lawrence. Pennsylvania USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married Abt 1898  [2, 5
    Children 
     1. Agnes May Weir,   b. private  [private]
     2. Girl Weir,   b. private  [private]
     3. Lena Weir,   b. private  [private]
     4. Herbert Weir,   b. 22 Jul 1901, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1971, Orlando, FL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [unknown]
     5. Arthur Curtis Weir,   b. 12 Jul 1903, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1962, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     6. Robert E. Weir,   b. 1905, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1973, 2204 Euclid Ave., Clearwater, FL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [unknown]
     7. Harold A. Weir,   b. 25 Feb 1909, Lawrence Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1969, Sharon, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     8. Leona Weir,   b. 25 Sep 1915, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1967, Nugent Convalesent Home In Sharon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)  [unknown]
     9. Gladys Weir,   b. private  [private]
     10. Laura Hawthorn Weir,   b. private  [private]
     11. Thelma Weir,   b. private  [private]
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F61353  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • As per newpaper clipping (1976) written about Donald Weir, it states that Joe Weir bought a 88 acre tract of land now known as Jenkins Arch. The original deed was signed on deerskin by Benjamin Franklin.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2668] obituary in New Castle News, PA.

    2. [S324] World Family Tree Vol. 175, Ed. 1, MyFamily.com, Inc., (Release date: April-2005 Customer pedigree.).

    3. [S2670] Recorded in Oak Park Cemetery.

    4. [S2671] Listing in Oak Park Cemetery Lot 21 Sec. C.

    5. [S817] 1900 CENSUS.