|. Martin Nester, 1821 - 1896, s/o Christian Nester
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
241 Martin Nester,4 24 (Christian,3,Andrew,2,Frederick,1)
. b ca 22 Aug 1821 Pa; d 6 Apr 1896, "aged 74 yrs. 7 mo. & 15 ds", bur Mt Zion Evangelical Methodist Cem, Silver Spring, Cum-
. berland Co, Pa, or New Kingstown Cem, New Kingstown, Cumberland Co. See picture of his tombstone below.
. Baptismal record: Martin Nester, b 17 Mar 1820, bapt Aug 1820 Evangelical Lutheran Church, Warwick, Lancaster Co, Pa, s/o
. Christ Nester and wf Maria.
. m Susan Grove, b May 1823 Pa.
. 1839, 19 May: Martin Nester confirmed at Huffs Union Church, Berks Co on same day as Sarah Nester.
. 1839, 3 Nov: Martin Nester participated in communion at Huffs Union Church on same day as Sarah Nester.
. 1841, 31 Oct: Martin Nester participated in communion at Huffs Union Church on same day as George Nester.
. 1850 York Co census, Warrington Twp, p 402, #1275/1278, Martin Nester,29 Pa, laborer, $300, Susan,27, John,2.
. 1860 York Co census, Warrington Twp, p 82, #597/597, Martin Nester,38 Pa, day labor, $400, $200, Susan,37 Pa, John,12 Pa,
. Christopher,9 Pa, Anna M.,7 Pa.
. 1870 York Co census, Monaghan Twp, p 20, #161/166, Martin Nester,50 Pa, farmer, --, $200, Susan,46 Pa, John,22 Pa, farm
. laborer, Anna M.,16 Pa, Catherine,25 Pa.
. 1880 Cumberland Co, Pa census, Silver Springs Twp, p 149B, #191/201, Martin Nester,57 Pa, farmer, Susan,57 Pa.
. 1900 Cumberland Co census, Middlesex Twp, ED 18, sheet 8A, #135/139, Susan Nester, May 1823 Pa (mother-in-law, wid, 3
. ch, 2 living), living with Jacob C. Mathias.
. 1910 census, Susan not located.
2411 1. John Nester, b 19 Jul 1848 York Co, m Catharine Rauhouser (Kate).
. 2. Christopher Nester, b 14 Feb 1851 Pa, d 15 Sep 1863, bur Fileys Christ Lutheran Church Cem, Monaghan Twp, York Co,
. s/o "M.S. Nester".
. 3. Anna M. Nester (Annie), b Aug 1853 Pa, d 1929, bur Letort United Methodist Church Cem, Drytown, Cumberland Co, m
. Jacob C. Mathias, b Dec 1851 Pa, d 1920, bur Letort United Methodist Church Cem.
. 1900 Cumberland Co census, Middlesex Twp, ED 18, sheet 8A, #135/139, Jacob C. Mathias, Dec 1851 Pa, day laborer
. Annie M., Aug 1853 Pa (marr 16 yrs, 1 ch, 1 living), Susan Nester, May 1823 Pa (mother-in-law, wid, 3 ch, 2 living).
. a. Mary E. Mathias, b ca 1872 Pa.
. b. John C. Mathias, b Feb 1878 Pa, m Grace F. ____, b Apr 1881 Pa.
. c. Harry E. Mathias, b 19 Dec 1885, d 11 May 1894, bur Letort United Methodist Church Cem.
. d. Lena H. Mathias, b 6 Apr 1900, d 2 Jun 1900, bur Letort United Methodist Church Cem.
. Ref: Robert A. (Rob) Nester's notes.
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