|. Jacob Samuel Nester, 1880 - 1962, s/o William H. Nester
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.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.
243311 1. Ralph W. Nester, b 1 Feb 1902 York Co, m Sylvia Johnson.
243312 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.
243313 3. Lyman Eugene Nester, b 1 Mar 1905 Franklintown, York Co, m(1) Nellie Pauline Smith, m(2) Helen Rebecca Brandt.
243314 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
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