.        Jacob Samuel Nester, 1880 - 1962, s/o William H. Nester
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

24331   Jacob Samuel Nester,6                                     2433    (William,5,Samuel,4,Christian,3,Andrew,2,Frederick,1)
.                   b 9 Oct 1880 Monaghan Twp, York Co, Pa; d 31 Oct 1962 Mechanicsburg, Cumberland Co, Pa (SSDI 178-16-2350 Pa), "age
.                      82 yr, of multiple myeloma, s/o William Nester and Bertha M. Thomas", bur Dillsburg Cem, Dillsburg, York Co.
.                      See
image of his death certificate below, informant Mrs. Milton Shultz.
.                      See
pictures of Jacob in his bakery and of him, Bertha, and sons below.
.                      See
picture of Jacob's and Bertha's tombstone below.
.                   m 26 Aug 1891 Dillsburg, York Co to Bertha Mary Thomas, b 23 Dec 1882 Pa, d 31 Dec 1946 Dillsburg, York Co, Pa, "age 64
.                       yrs, 0 mos, 8 days, of chronic heart failure, arteriosclerotic myocarditis & endocarditis, d/o Isaac Thomas and Mary J. [Jane]
.                       Myers", bur Dillsburg Cem.  See
image of her death certificate below, informant Jacob Nester.

.                   1910 Adams Co, Pa census, York Springs, ED 17, sheet 11B, #198/202, Jacob S. Nester,27 Pa, baker, bakery shop, Bertha,
.                            27 Pa (marr 8 yrs, 4 ch, 4 living), Ralph,8 Pa, Parker,6 Pa, Lyman,5 Pa, Carl,3 Pa.
.                   1918, 12 Sep: York Co, Pa: WW I draft registration card: Jacob Samuel Nester, b 9 Oct 1880, age 38; of 5 Dillsburg, York Co;
.                             occup: farming; nearest relative: Bertha Nester; described as tall, slender build, gray eyes, light brown hair.
.                             See
image below.
.                   1920 York Co census, Carroll, ED 33, sheet 5A, #104/105, Jacob Nester,39 Pa, laborer, bakery, Bertha,37 Pa, Parker,16 Pa,
.                             Lyman,15 Pa, Carl,13 Pa.
.                   1930 York Co census, Dillsburg, ED 67-10, sheet 5B, #144/152, Jacob S. Nester,49 Pa (marr age 21), wrapper, bakery, Ber-
.                             tha M.,47 Pa (marr age 19), Ralph C.,27 Pa, painter, house, Lyman E. Nester (wid), laborer, wholesale hardware, Carl
.                             A.,23 Pa, truck driver, bakery, Ethel R.,6/12 Pa (granddau).
.                   1940 York Co census, Dillsburg, ED 67-11, sheet 7A, #161, Jacob S. Nester,59 Pa, butcher, butchering, Bertha M.,57 Pa.
.                   1942, 27 Apr: Philadelphia, Pa: WW II draft registration card: Jacob Samuel Nester, b 9 Oct 1880 Monaghan Twp, Pa; age 61;
.                             of Dillsburg, York Co; employed by McCreary's Baker, Dillsburg; contact: Mrs Jacob S. Nester; described as 5' 7 1/12",
.                             205 lbs, blue eyes, gray hair, ruddy complexion.  See
image below.

.                   issue:

1.   Ralph W. Nester, b 1 Feb 1902 York Co, m Sylvia Johnson.

2.   Parker A. Nester (Park), b 2 Aug 1903 Pa, m Ruth M. Austin Ward.
.                         Moved to Lebanon Co, Pa, and returned to York Co.

3.   Lyman Eugene Nester, b 1 Mar 1905 Franklintown, York Co, m(1) Nellie Pauline Smith, m(2) Helen Rebecca Brandt.

4.   Carl Augustus Nester, b 17 Dec 1906 Pa, m(1) Esther Minerva Bricker, m(2) Grace E. Freysinger Wolf.

.                   Ref:  1.   Robert A. (Rob) Nester's extensive notes.
.                            2.   Undated obit for Mrs. Mary Jane Thomas, age 88, died in home of son-in-law Jacob Nester.  Lists husband Isaac
.                                  Thomas, children: Mrs William Hoffman, George Thomas, Mrs Jacob Nester, Cleveland Thomas, Mrs Lyman Leh-
.                                  mer, and Charles Thomas.
.                            3.   
www.findagrave.com, info by Max:  Dillsburg - Mrs. Bertha M. Nester, wife of Jacob Nester, died at 5:30 a.m. Tues-
.                                  day at her residence, here. Death was due to a complication of diseases, following an illness of several years. She was
.                                  64 years old.  A member of the local Evangelical United Brethren church and Sunday school, she is survived, besides
.                                  her husband, by the following: four sons Lyman Nester, Dillsburg RD; Park Nester, Harrisburg; Ralph and Carl Nes-
.                                  ter, this place; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Cleve Thomas, Chambersburg, and Charles I.
.                                  Thomas, Pittsburgh; two sisters, Mrs. William Hoffman, this place, and Mrs. Lyman Lehmer, York Springs.  Funeral
.                                  services will be conducted Friday at 2 p.m. at the late home. Rev. W.F. Kohler, pastor of the local Evangelical United
.                                  Brethren church, will officiate, assisted by Rev. E.E. Fackler, a former pastor of the Harmony Bethel Church of God.
.                                  Interment will be in the Dillsburg Cemetery.
.  Jacob Nester (center) in his bakery shop
.  Picture courtesy of Vilma Nester Coken
.                 Jacob Nester family
.   Picture courtesy of Vilma Nester Coken
.  Picture from www.findagrave.com
.       Added by Winter Birds PA