|. Daniel Nester, 1810 - 1897, s/o Daniel Nester
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
222 Daniel Nester,4 22 (Daniel,3,Andrew,2,Frederick,1)
. b 4 Feb 1810 Berks Co, Pa; d 30 Mar 1897, bur Friedens Church Cem, New Ringgold, Schuylkill Co, Pa.
. He was Daniel M. Nester acc to Ref 5 below.
. m 1 Nov 1835 Schuylkill Co, Pa to Priscilla K. Kepner, b 24 Sep 1818 Pa, d 29 Apr 1897, bur Friedens Church Cem, d/o Samuel
. Kepner and Catherine Moser.
. 1840 Schuylkill Co, Pa census, E Brunswick Twp, p 164, Daniel Nester, 200020-10001.
. 1850 Schuylkill Co census, East Brunswick Twp, p 193, #202/216, Danl Nester,37 Pa, farmer, $5000, Priscilla,36 Pa, Kitty,14
. Pa, Danl,12 Pa, Saml,10 Pa, Franklin,7 Pa, Hetty,5 Pa, Henry,3 Pa, Harrison,1 Pa, Kate Miller,47 Pa, maid.
. 1860 Schuylkill Co census, East Brunswick Twp, p 382, #738/722, Daniel Nester,50 Pa, farmer, $5000, $1000, Pracilla,48 Pa,
. Daniel,21 Pa, farm laber, Samuel,19 Pa, farm laber, Franklin,17 Pa, Esterann,15 Pa, Joseph H.,11 Pa, John,7 Pa, Catharine
. Miller,58 Pa, servant.
. 1870 Schuylkill Co census, East Brunswick Twp, p 18, #132/141, Daniel Nester,60 Pa, farmer, $12000, $500, Priscilla,59 Pa,
. Cathain,34 Pa, Franklin,25 Pa, Harrison,20 Pa, John,17 Pa, Ellen Morberger,10 Pa.
. 1880 Schuylkill Co census, East Brunswick Twp, p 245C, #303/305, Daniel Nester Sr,70 Pa, retired farmer, Precilla,68 Pa, John,
. 23 Pa, Ellen,20 Pa (grandchild).
. 1. Katherine Nester (Kate,Kitty), b ca 1836 Pa, m(1) 24 Dec 1859 St John's United Church of Christ, Orwigsburg, Schuylkill
. Co to Samuel Marberger. Katherine m(2) Amos Gerber, b 11 Nov 1821 Pa, d 6 Jun 1883, bur Zion Stone Church Cem, New
. Ringgold, Schuylkill Co, s/o Daniel Gerber and Catherine Arner. Franklin Nester's obituary mentions sister Katherine Gerber.
. Samuel m(2) Stella Webber. Amos had m(1) Mary Steigerwalt, b 18 Jan 1828, d 6 Dec 1871, bur Zion Stone Church Cem, d/o
. Friedrich Steigerwalt and Maria Hettler.
. a. Ellen Marburger (Ellie), b 11 Jun 1860 Brunswick Twp, d 6 Sep 1914 Schuylkill Co, "age 54 yrs, 2 mos, 26 days, of
. exhaustion, purpura hemorrhagica, d/o Samuel Marberger and Cathern Nester", bur Odd Fellows Cem.
. b. Carrie Marburger, m ____ Gerber.
2221 2. Daniel Nester, b 30 Dec 1837 East Brunswick Twp, Schuylkill Co, m Marietta E. Dewald.
2222 3. Samuel Kepner Nester, b 8 Nov 1839 East Brunswick Twp, m(1) Caroline A. Terrill (Carrie), m(2) Mary Jane Matthews
. (Minnie). His birthdate was 28 Nov 1840 acc to other sources, but 8 Nov 1839 acc to his tombstone.
. Moved to Ontario Co, NY.
2223 4. Franklin Nester (Frank), b 10 Mar 1842 Rouschos, East Brunswick Twp, m Elizabeth Magdalena Bock (Lizzie).
. Moved to Ontario Co, NY.
. 5. Esther Ann Nester, b 22 Jul 1844 Pa, d 19 Jun 1922 Schuylkill Co, "age 77 yrs, 10 mos, 28 days, of interstitial nephritis, d/o
. Daniel Nester and Priscilla Kepner", bur Pottstown, m William S. Acker, b 10 Jul 1845 Douglas Twp, Montgomery Co, s/o
. Daniel Acker (s/o Jacob Acker and Caroline Wise) and Maria Schoener (d/o Henry Schoener and Catherine Schwenk).
. Franklin Nester's obituary mentions sister Esther Acker. See image of her death certificate below.
. a. Mary Louisa Acker, b 30 Sep 1872 Pa, m William B. Best.
. b. Daniel Webster Acker, b 4 Oct 1873 Pa. Moved to Montana.
. c. Augustus Withers Acker, b 8 Apr 1875, d age 17 mos.
. d. Alberta Esther Acker (Bertha), b 8 Sep 1877 Pa, m Schuylkill Co to Frederick W. Heiser (Fred), b ca 1872-73 Pa.
. (1) S. Marie Heiser, b ca 1906 Pa.
. (2) Martha W. Heiser, b ca 1907-08 Pa.
. (3) F. Webster Heiser, b ca 1912 Pa.
. e. (child) Acker, b 14 May 1879, d in infancy.
. f. Blanche Anna Acker, b 22 Jul 1880, m Irvin Eberhart.
. g. Bessie Mabel Acker, b 29 Jul 1883, m Schuylkill Co to John Schoener.
. h. Esther Carrie Acker (Carrie), b 3 Jan 1886. Moved to Montana.
. 6. Henry Nester, b 14 Feb 1847 Orwigsburg, Schuylkill Co, d 6 Feb 1848 Orwigsburg, bur Friedens Church Cem.
. He was Henry K. Nester acc to Ref 5 below.
2225 7. Harrison Joseph Nester, b 9 Mar 1849 Pa, m Sarah W. Hartman.
. 8. John Nester, b ca 1853-57 Pa.
. No further record after 1880, unless he was the John Nester, age 55, living in Montgomery Co, Pa in 1910.
. John was not mentioned in his brother Franklin's 1912 obit.
. Ref: 1. "Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania", p 922-23, which gave Daniel's birth as 10 Jan 1804 and death as 28 Mar 1897.
. 2. IGI.
. 3. Stephen D. (Steve) Nester's notes. He gave the above b and d dates for Daniel. He also said that George Teter owns the
. original Nester property.
. 4. Marriage info from Schuylkill County PA German Newspaper, Die Stimms Des Volks and/or Allgemeiner Bekannt-
. macher. Issue of 7 Nov 1835, married 1 Nov, Daniel Nester of West Penn Twp, Priscilla K. Kepner of West Penn Twp.
. 5. www.findagrave.com, info by Butterfly~Kisses; and Barbara Schwartz.