Kreider Family History: 16 Jun 1919; colume 3

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Kreider Family History:  16 Jun 1919; colume 3 - Morris KMidefS i* JBtfr of Myerstown; carpenter...
Morris KMidefS i* JBtfr of Myerstown; carpenter and Qnaffy- man; residence. Annvillc; 1 child: Elizabeth. William H*nry Kreider, m. Marion Loose; graduate of law department of Yale, attorney In Phila., secretary of the Civil Service Commission, fprving his second term: no children. Mary E. Kreider, m. John D. Steh- raan, dec., Y. M. C. A. secretary in Vermont; she now in her congenial college town of Annville, being a frrnduate of Lebanon Valley College, linvlng specialized in music, both vocal and instrumental, beyond the limits of local training. MARIA (MARY) KREIDER, afore, m. Abraham M. Brlghtblll, dec., farmer near Fulton, Missouri, hut returned to Pennsylvania, ehe now in Annville; 10 children: Rolandus BrlghtbiH. farmer near Cando, North Dakota; 5 children: Amy, Grace, Harry, and Noble and Lillian (twins). Hamuel Brfghtblll, farmer at Blfl- hee. N. D.; 4 children: Violet, David, Qeorglanna, and Merlin. David nrlghtbfll, m. i now mayor of Cando, N. D.; 6 children: Lisle, Lois, Linwood, Robert, John and Dorrls. Harry Brightblll, farmer at Mo- hnll, N. D., 100 miles northwest of Cando; 6 children: Maureno, Richard, Loeland, Mary, Powell and Maurice. Rallle Brightbill, m. Benjamin Mass, den., of St. Louis, Mo.; sho now resides In Kansas City; 2 chlldron: Dorothy and Benjamin, Jr. Alice Brightbill, m. John Edgar Gillman, of Missouri; now a grocer on Main St., Annvlllo; 6 children; Cecil, Lloyd, Lucilo, John Edgar, Jr., Loise and David. Klla. Brightbill, single at home with her mother in Annvillo; from tho.m this information. Lizzie Brightbill, m. Michael Hoeltge«i. merchant In Duluth, Minn.; 3 children: Maurice, Paul and Francis. Mary Brightbill, a nnrse in Phila. Mabel Brightbill, also a nurse In Phlla. JOSEPH H. KREIDER, afore, m. Fob. 23, 1864, to Anna Catharine Boiler, dec., of Phlla., a leader in church and society; a millor but a well odurated and very intelligent man; bought his father's mill northwest of Annvlllo in 1863, which hid wife christened Clear Spring Mills, which ho reconstructed in 1868, where he did a large business; had another mill at Penrythe, one of the founders in 1889 of the Millers' Mutual Fire Inshrance Co. of Harrisburg, being its treasurer from the beginning; founder and publisher of Tho Annvillo Journal, begun in 1887; helped to organize the Annville Savings Bank and the Annville .Water Co., and also the Box Factory, after three years located in Lebanon, of which he is president; United Brethren; 4 children, all graduates of Lebanon Valley College: Gideon Kreider, b. Jan. 6, 1865; m. Annie Brunner, of Campbelltown; formerly a miller and manager of tho People's Ice Company of Harrisburg, now co-manager of the Lebanon Kreider Shoo Factory; residence In Annville; 3 children: Gideon, Jr., Paul and Louise. Emma Sarah Kroider, b. Jan. 22, 1868, in. Charles M. Coover, manager of the Lebanon Box Factory; roslclencn, Annvillo; no children. D. Albert Kreido.r, b. March 23, 1871, m. Annie Forney, both graduates of Lebanon Valley College in 1892; professor in Yale University; from which institution he had received hist Ph.D.; no children. Josephine Kreider, b. March 16, 1873; m. Charles V. Henry, former district attorney of Lebanon county, now the highly esteemed Judge of tho Lebanon county courts; very generally called to preside at meetings for the public good; residence, Hathaway Park, Lebanon; United Brethren; 2 children: Vincent, in the United States service, and Mary. ELIZABETH KREIDER, afore, oldest child by the second wife, m. ttrst to Simon Bomberger, farmer in Missouri, near Fulton, in the "Pennsylvania Settlement," where he died; m. secondly to John Carmany, also dec.; 2 children by the first husband: Agnes Bomberger, m. Amos Longenecker. son of Elder Jacob H., of Palmyra; formerly manager of the Elizabethtown Kreider Shoe Factory, now manager of the William Kreider Shoe Factory of Palmyra; deacon of Brethren; no children living. Annie Bomberger, m. Enos Frack- ler, of the Kreider Shoe Factory of Elizabethtown; Church of God; 4 children: Elizabeth, Agnes, Mary and Annie. DANIEL KREIDER, dec., afore, m. Barbara Rlsser, dec., of Risser's church, Lancaster county: farmer In North Dakota where they and four of their children were murdered July 7, 18D3, a murder that shocked the nation; the bodies were brought to Lancaster county for burial; United Brethren; 8 children: Annie Kreider, m. John Daugherty, farmer on one of the A. S. Kreider farms, on Gravel Hill; 3 children living: Carl, Eva and Paul- MARY KKBIDBR FUNK Mary Kreidor was married to Jacob Funk, a farmer on a part of the old Funk estate, immediately west of the city of Lebanon. The house is now used as a store room by the Lackawanna Company, at its coke plant. Rev. P. C. Croll in taking his historical company out of the west door of Lebanon through Old Cumberland street Inexcusably passes by the Funk family to the north. Of course they were only Mennonites in the bygone days. We find that Martin Funk received a warrant for 200 acres of land in Lebanon township April 9, 1759, but he Is listed as a taxable in 1758. Martin was overseer of roads in Leba-

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