.               Abraham Nester, 1817 - 1899, s/o Jacob Nester
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

263   Abraham Nester,4                                                                                                      26    (Jacob,3,Andrew,2,Frederick,1)
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.              b 31 Jul 1817 Pa; d 8 Dec 1899, bur Fairview Cem, Boyertown, Berks Co, Pa, "Father, Abraham Nester, July 31, 1817, Dec. 8,
.                 1899, 82 y. 4m. 8d."
.              m 26 Jul 1846 New Hanover Lutheran Church, Montgomery Co, Pa to Esther Magdalena Binder (Hettie), b 23 Dec 1827 Pa, d
.                  15 Aug 1898 Swamp, bur Fairview Cem, "Mother, Esther ?. Nester, Dec 23, 1827, Aug. 15, 1898, 70y. 7m. 23d."

.              1850 Montgomery Co census, Douglass Twp, p 197, #115/130, Abraham Nester,34 Pa, farmer, $2890, Esther,23 Pa, Hannah,2
.                       Pa, Sarah,9/12 Pa, Anna Binder,16 Pa.
.              1856, 19 Oct: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Esther Nester
.              1857, 20 Sept: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Esther Nester
.              1858, 17 Oct: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Esther Nestor
.              1860 Montgomery Co census, New Hanover Twp, p 24, #145/167, Abraham Nesehter,43 Pa, farmer, $5500, $600, Easter,32 Pa,
.                       Hannah,12 Pa, Sarah,10 Pa, Emma,8 Pa, Easter,5 Pa, Francis,2 Pa, Jacob,7/12 Pa, Elizabeth Fryer,19 Pa, domestic, Daniel
.                       Moser,19 Pa, farm labourer.
.              1860, 14 Apr: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Esther Nester
.              1870 Montgomery Co census, New Hanover Twp, p 40, #284/346, Abraham Nester,52 Pa, farmer, $1000, $700, Hettie,45 Pa,
.                       Sarah,19 Pa, cigar maker, Emma,17 Pa, Hettie,15 Pa, Francis,12 Pa, Jacob,9 Pa, Benjamin,7 Pa, John,5 Pa, Harrison,4/12
.                       Pa (Feb).
.              1875, 26 Dec: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Abraham Nester and wife.
.              1876, 24 Dec: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Mrs Hettie Nester.
.              1877, 23 Dec: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Abraham Nester and wife.
.              1880 Montgomery Co census, New Hanover Twp, p 382A, #144/167, Abraham Nester,62 Pa, farmer, Esther,52 Pa, Emma,27
.                       Pa, Benjamin,18 Pa, John V.,15 Pa, Harry Austin,9 Pa, Emma Gehart,21 Pa (niece).
.              1880, 25 Dec: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: A. Nester + wife.

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1.   Hannah Binder Nester, b 30 Dec 1847 Pa, d 19 Jan 1917 Montgomery Co, "age 69 yrs, 19 days, of apoplexy, d/o Abraham
.                    Nester and Hattie Binder", bur Pottstown Cem, m 9 Feb 1871 Pottstown, Montgomery Co to John H. Henricks, b 4 Apr 1845
.                    Norritonville, Pa, d 1 Mar 1937, s/o Daniel Yost Henricks/Henrich (s/o John Fedeli Henrich and Ann Ziegler Yost) and Sarah B.
.                    Metz (d/o Abraham Hiestand Metz and Elizabeth Bossert).
.                    Hannah was baptized 5 Mar 1848 The Lutheran Church in New Hanover, Montgomery Co, d/o Abraham and Esther Nester.
.                    See her death certificate
image below.
.                    issue:
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a.   Mary Alice Henricks (Mame), b 14 Dec 1871 New Hanover Twp, Montgomery Co, d 30 Jun 1963 Philadelphia, m 10
.                          Mar 1892 to Daniel Heberling Bertolet, b 31 May 1867 Weissport, Carbon Co, Pa, d 3 Oct 1934 Pottstown, s/o Benja-
.                          min G. Bertolet and Amelia Heberling.
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b.   Ella May Henricks, b 8/9 May 1875 Montgomery Co, d 8 Jun 1955 Montgomery Co, m 25 Oct 1901 Montgomery Co
.                          to William Yerger Scheffey, b 3 Mar 1875 Montgomery Co, d 26 Mar 1952 Montgomery Co, s/o Richard Montgomery
.                          (Gum) Sheffey and Sarah Matilda Yerger (Matilda).
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c.   John Nester Henricks, b 11 Jan 1883 Pottstown, Montgomery Co, d 31 Oct 1918 Pottstown, m(1) 1 Jun 1905 Mont-
.                          gomery Co to Eva Alberta Yerger, b 14 Aug 1882 Montgomery Co, d 3 May 1906 Montgomery Co, d/o James H. Yer-
.                          ger and Annie Salome Mauger.  John m(2) 19 Apr 1916 Montgomery Co to Florence Gertrude Hartenstine (Gertrude), b
.                          27 Jun 1882 Montgomery Co, d 23 Nov 1958 Pottstown, d/o Aaron Hartenstine and Mary Emma Bach.

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2.   Sarah B. Nester (Sallie), b 1850 Pa, d 15 Apr 1896, m 19 Sep 1874 New Hanover Lutheran Church, Montgomery Co to
.                    Edwin Jacob Zoller, b Aug 1853 Pa.
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a.   Hattie Zoller, b ca 1877 Pa.

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3.   Emma B. Nester, b 3 May 1852 Montgomery Co, d 16 Jul 1915, "age 63 yrs, of chronic endocarditis and chronic nephritis,
.                    d/o Abraham Nester and Esther Binder", bur Fairview Cem, Boyertown, m Jacob G. Gaugler, b Dec 1852 Frederick Twp,
.                    Montgomery Co, d 28 Feb 1919 Stomersville, Pa, s/o Jesse Gaugler and Margaret Grubb.
.                    Emma was baptized 4 Jul 1852 The Lutheran Church in New Hanover, Montgomery Co, d/o Abraham and Esther Nester,
.                    sponsors Benjamin Binder and Harriet Reigner.  See
image of Emma M.Gaugler's death certificate below.
.                    1867, 24 Apr: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church: Emma B. Nester confirmed.
.                    1874, 27 Dec: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Emma and Hetty Nester.
.                    1875, 4 Apr: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Emma and Hettie Nester.
.                    1875, 17 Oct: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Emma and Hettie Nester.
.                    1875, 26 Dec: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Emma B. and Hettie Nester.
.                    1876, 14 Apr: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Emma and Hittie Nester.
.                    1876, 1 Oct: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Emma B. and Hetty Nester.
.                    1877, 15 Apr: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Emma B. and Hettie B. Nester.
.                    1877, 30 Sep: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Emma and Hettie Nester
.                    1879, 13 Apr: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Emma Nester
.                    1879, 28 Sep: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Emma Nester
.                    1880, 12 Sep: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Emma Nester
.                    1880, 25 Dec: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Emma Nester
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a.   Harry N. Gaugler, b 26 Sep 1882 Pa, d 30 Sep 1908, bur Fairview Cem, Boyertown.
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b.   Abraham N. Gaugler, b 21 Apr 1885 Pa, d 25 Dec 1917, bur Fairview Cem.
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c.   Willoughby N. Gaugler, b 4 Mar 1887 New Hanover Twp, d 1962, bur Fairview Cem, m 3 Dec 1908 New Hanover
.                          Twp to Emma D. Batzel, b 2 May 1892 Frederick Twp, d Jan 1987 (SSDI 185-07-8462 Pa), bur Fairview Cem, d/o Mil-
.                          ton Batzel and Elizabeth Dise.  Emma's LR: Souderton, Montgomery Co 18964.
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d.   Amy Gaugler, b 12 Oct 1889 Pa, d Jan 1977 (SSDI 199-20-7744 Pa), m Lawrence G. Geiger, b ca 1887 Pa.  Amy's LR:
.                          Birdsboro, Berks Co 19508.
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e.   George W. Gaugler, b Mar 1895 Pa, d 1959, bur Fairview Cem, m Mary ____, b 12 Jul 1904, d Aug 1978 (SSDI 181-
.                          48-6098 Pa), bur Fairview Cem.  Mary's LR: Birdsboro, Berks Co 19508.

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4.   Esther B. Nester (Hattie,Hettie), b 28 Dec 1854 Montgomery Co.  Baptized 11 Mar 1855 The Lutheran Church in New
.                    Hanover, Montgomery Co, d/o Abraham and Esther Nester, sponsors Daniel and Esther Fretz.
.                    Poss the Hettie B. ____, 28 Mar 1854, d 7 Jun 1887, age 32-9-22, bur Fairview Cem, who was the 1st wife of George Wallace
.                    Weand (Wallace), b 12 Dec 1858 Frederick, Pa, who m(2) 28 Feb 1901 Montgomery Co to Sarah B. Emma Nester (Sallie), b 27
.                    Aug 1861 Pa, d 1946, bur Fairview Cem, d/o
Jacob Nester (#264) and Emma Binder.  G. Wallace Weand and Hettie "Nester"
.                    had dau Emma Magdalene Weand, b 21 Dec 1883 Montgomery Co, d 11 Apr 1944 Montgomery Co.  See her death certificate
.                    
image below.
.                    1874, 27 Dec: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Hetty and Emma Nester.
.                    1875, 4 Apr: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Hettie and Emma Nester.
.                    1875, 17 Oct: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Hettie and Emma Nester.
.                    1875, 26 Dec: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Hettie and Emma B. Nester.
.                    1876, 14 Apr: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Hittie and Emma Nester.
.                    1876, 1 Oct: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Hetty and Emma B. Nester.
.                    1876, 24 Dec: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Mrs Hettie Nester.
.                    1877, 15 Apr: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Hettie B. and Emma B. Nester.
.                    1877, 30 Sep: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Hettie and Emma Nester
.                    1877, 23 Dec: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Hettie Nester
.                    1879, 13 Apr: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Esther Nester
.                ?  1880, 12 Sep: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Hettie Weand.

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5.   Francis B. Nester, b 16 Jun 1857 New Hanover, Montgomery Co, m Emma L. Gerhart.
.                    Francis was baptized 16 Feb 1860 in The Lutheran Church in New Hanover, Montgomery Co, s/o Abraham and Esther Nes-
.                    ter.
.                    1875, 3 Apr: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church: Francis B. Nester confirmed.
.                    Moved to Chester Co, Pa and returned to Montgomery Co.

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6.   Jacob B. Nester, b 3 Dec 1859 Montgomery Co, m(1) Caroline E. Hartman (Carrie), m(2) Lydia G. Bean Kramer.
.                    Baptized 16 Feb 1860 The Lutheran Church in New Hanover, Montgomery Co, s/o Abraham and Esther Nester.
.                    1877, 23 Dec: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Jacob Nester

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7.   Benjamin B. Nester, b 18 Apr 1862 Montgomery Co, m Catherine E. Weand (Kate,Katie).
.                    Bapized 1 Aug 1857 in The Lutheran Church in New Hanover, Montgomery Co, s/o Abraham and Esther Nester.
.                    1879, 11 Apr: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church: Benjamin B. Nester confirmed.
.                    1880, 25 Dec: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church List of Communicants: Benjamin Nester
.                    Moved to Chester Co, Pa and returned to Montgomery Co.

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8.   John B. Nester, b 5 Jan 1865 New Hanover, Montgomery Co, m Alice Gottshalk.
.                    1883, 21 Apr: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church: John B. Nester confirmed.

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9.   Abraham Nester, b 21 Jul 1867 Montgomery Co, d 1 Jan 1870 Montgomery Co of scarlet fever, aged 2 yrs, 5 mo, 10 days,
.                    bur Fairview Cem.  Baptized 27 Oct 1867 ("b 2 Jul") The Lutheran Church in New Hanover, Montgomery Co, s/o Abraham
.                    and Hettie Nester, sponsors Isaac and Hannah Bickel.

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10.   Harry Austin Nester, b 30 Jan 1870 Pa, m Anna Marie Hiltebeitel (Annie).
.                    Baptized 19 Jun 1870 The Lutheran Church in New Hanover, Montgomery Co, s/o Abraham and Hettie Nester, sponsors
.                    Henry and Malinda Geiger.  He was "Harrison" in the 1870 census.
.                    1887, 16 Apr: New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church: Harry A. Nester confirmed.








.             Ref:  1.   Fax and email from James Leon (Jim) Nester.
.                      2.   Edwin Bigler's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: Foxes12@qwest.net  
.                            Info from Emma Nester Grubb.
.                      3.   Frederick R. Rupert's notes on Henricks family at
www.farmilysearch.org  
.                      4.   Wendy Scott's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: wendyscott@adelphia.net
.                      5.   Donna Null Basinger's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: Donna_genE50@hotmail.com  
.                      6.   Robert A. (Rob) Nester's notes.
.                      7.   Michael (Mike) Osiol's notes.
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