.            David Z. Nester, 1855 - 1929, s/o Gideon M. Nester
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

2662   David Z. Nester,5                                                                                   266   (Gideon,4,Jacob,3,Andrew,2,Frederick,1)
.
.                He was David Z. Nester in the 1900, 1910, and 1920 census, David C. Nester in his death certificate, David Z. Nester in his
.                   wife Rebecca's death certificate, and David C. in the 1927 Pottstown City Directory.
.                b 3 Mar 1855 Pa; d 27 May 1929 Pottstown, Montgomery Co, Pa, "age 74 yrs, 2 mos, 24 days, of valvular disease of heart,
.                   enlarged prostate, ventral hernia (incisional), asthma, hypostatic pneumonia, s/o ?Julian Nester and Leah Zuber", bur St Pauls
.                   Lutheran Church Cem, Sassamansville, Pa.  See
image of his death certificate below, informant Rebecca Nester.
.                m Rebecca Johnson Erb. b 26 Apr 1856 Pa, d 13 Oct 1934 Pottstown, "age 78 yrs, 5 mos, 17 days, of valvular disease of heart
.                    with decompensation, general arteriosclerosis, d/o Geroge Erb and Catherine Johnson", bur St Pauls Lutheran Church Cem.
.                    See
image of her death certificate below, informant Katie E. Nester.

.                1880 Montgomery Co census, New Hanover Twp,  p 382A, #145/169, David Nester,25 Pa, farmer, Rebecca,24 Pa, George,
.                         10/12 Pa (Aug).
.                1900 Montgomery Co census, New Hanover Twp, ED 229, sheet 3A, #45/50, David Z. Nester, Mar 1855 Pa, farmer, Rebeca,
.                         Apr 1856 Pa (marr 22 yrs, 6 ch, 5 living), Maurice E., Jan 84 Pa, Clayton E., Aug 87 Pa, Carrie E., Jan 90 Pa, Katie E.,
.                         Dec 92 Pa, Ralf E., Jul 98 Pa.
.                1910 Montgomery Co census, New Hanover Twp, ED 109, sheet 13A, #199/200, David Z. Nester,55 Pa, road master, working
.                         out, Rebecca,54 Pa (marr 32 yrs, 7 ch, 5 living), Carrie,20 Pa, Kate,15 Pa, Ralph,11 Pa.
.                1920 Montgomery Co census, New Hanover Twp, ED 130, sheet 1A, #4/4, David Z. Nester,64 Pa, farmer, general farm, Rebec-
.                         ca,63 Pa.
.                1927 Pottstown, Pa City Directory, p 629: Nester David C., (Rebecca J.), r 421 Jefferson av
.                1930 Montgomery Co census, Pottstown, ED 46-126, sheet 2A, 421 Jefferson Ave, #38/38, Rebecca Nester,72 Pa (wid), Katie,
.                         37 Pa, silk weaver, silk mill.

.                issue:

.                
1.   George W. Nester, b 31 Aug 1879 Pa, d 19 Apr 1881, bur Union Cem, Sassamansville.

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2.   Maurice E. Nester (Morris), b 25 Jan 1884 Montgomery Co, m Olivia E. Bardman (Libbie).
.                      Moved to Lehigh Co, Pa.  Some records refer to him as "Morris".

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3.   Clayton Erb Nester, b 12 Aug 1887 New Havover Twp, Montgomery Co, Pa, m Susanna M. Linsenbigler (Susan).

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4.   Carrie Mae Nester, b 30 Jan 1890 Pottstown, Montgomery Co, d 11 Sep 1981 (SSDI 167-50-4352 Pa), bur Gossenhop-
.                      per Cem, m 7 Dec 1912 to Charles S. Roshong, b 19 Oct 1894 Frederick Twp, Montgomery Co, d Nov 1977 Obelisk, Pa
.                      (SSDI 162-09-7350 Pa), s/o Horace K. Roshong and Ellen Olivia Tyson Slemmer.
.                      Carrie's LR: Douglassville, Berks Co 19581.  Charles' LR: Schwenksville, Montgomery Co 19473.
.                      Carrie "May" was baptized 12 Apr 1890 The Lutheran Church in New Hanover, Montgomery Co, d/o David Z. and
.                      Rebecca Nester.
.                      issue:
.                      
a.   Charles David Roshong, b 15 Oct 1913 Pa, d 17 Oct 2000 Schwenksville, Montgomery Co (SSDI 166-01-2061 Pa),
.                            m 1947 to Dorothy Kohner Scholes, b 8 Mar 1913, d Dec 1986 (SSDI 191-12-2305 Pa).  His LR: Schwenksville, Mont-
.                            gomery Co 19473 and her LR: Trenton, Gilchrist Co, Fla 32693.
.                      
b.   Herman Horace Roshong, b 24 Jun 1915 Pa, d 30 Jun 1994 (SSDI 162-09-7499 Pa), bur Old Goshenhoppen Cem,
.                            Woxall, Montgomery Co, m 1942 to Thelma Custer Saunders, b 5 May 1913, d 24 Nov 1980 (SSDI 137-18-2787 Pa),
.                            bur Old Goshenhoppen Cem.  His LR: Schwenksville, Montgomery Co 19473, and her LR: Perkiomenville, Montgomery
.                            Co 18074.
.                      
c.   Ernest Calvin Roshong, b 6 Sep 1916 Pa, d 24 Nov 1981 (SSDI 177-09-7616 Pa), m 6 Sep 1916 to Annie Scholl.
.                            His LR: Whitehall, Lehigh Co, Pa 18052, and LB: Salfordville, Montgomery Co 18958.
.                      
d.   Dorothy Loretta Roshong, b ca 1919 Pa, m(1) Harry Steinrock, d Aug 1988.  He was poss the Harry C. Steinrock, b
.                            27 Feb 1920, d 29 Jul 1988 (SSDI 168-30-8967 Pa), with LR: Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa 16901.
.                      
e.   Marvin Wilson Roshong, b ca 1921 Pa, m Jean A. Auchy.
.                      
f.   John Henry Roshing, b 3 Jan 1925 Pa, d 17 Feb 1999 (SSDI 197-14-1492 Pa), m Helen Weinstieger.
.                            His LR: Salford, Montgomery Co 18957.
.                      
g.   Mary Ellen Roshong, b ca 1927 Pa, m William Jackson.

.                
5.   Kate Leah Nester (Katie), b 12 Dec 1892 New Hanover Twp, Montgomery Co, d 23 Jul 1983 Frederick Twp, Montgom-
.                      ery Co (SSDI 189-07-6227 Pa), bur St Paul's Lutheran Church Cem.  Her LR: Frederick, Montgomery Co 19435.
.                      Katie was baptized 16 Mar 1899 The Lutheran Church in New Hanover, Montgomery Co, d/o David Z. and Rebecca Nes-
.                      ter.
.                      1920 Lehigh Co, Pa census, Allentown, Ward 10, ED 181, sheet 2A, 514 Cedar St, #24/28, Katharine Nester,25 Pa (sister),
.                               silk weaver, silk mill.
.                      1927 Pottstown, Pa City Directory, p 629: Nester Katie L., weaver, h 421 Jefferson av
.                      1930 Montgomery Co census, Pottstown, ED 46-126, sheet 2A, 421 Jefferson Ave, #38/38, Katie Nester,37 Pa, silk wea-
.                               ver, silk mill, living with Rebecca Nester.
.                      1940 Montgomery Co census, Pottstown, ED 46-183, sheet 17A, 421 Jefferson Ave, #354, Katie Nester,47 Pa, sewer,
.                               underwear mill.

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6.   Ralph E. Nester, b 20 Jul 1898 New Hanover Twp, m(1) Jennie Esther Merkel, m(2) Verna M. Jones.









.                 Ref:  1.   Carl Kenneth Roshong's notes on Roshong family at
www.rootsweb.com, email: roshong@earthlink.net  
.                          2.   Michael (Mike) Osiol's notes.
.                          3.   Barbara Daugherty's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: barjane3@juno.com