.         William Andrew Nester, 1828 - 1917, s/o Henry Nester
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

271   William Andrew Nester,4                                                                                    27    (Henry,3,Andrew,2,Frederick,1)
.
.              b 28 Mar 1828 Philadelphia, Pa; d 27 Apr 1917 Philadelphia, "age 89 yrs, of acute diffuse nephritis, chronic myocarditis, s/o Hen-
.                 ry Nester and Abiligal Schoffer", bur Trinity Lutheran Church Cem, Philadelphia.
.                 See
image of his death certificate below, informant George M. Nester.
.              m 4 Oct 1852 West Richmond Dist, Philadelphia to Susan Elizabeth Edeline, b 1 Jun 1834 Philadelphia, d 15 Apr 1920 Philadel-
.                  phia, "age 85, of chronic myocarditis, arterio sclerosis, d/o Joseph and Mare Edeline", bur Trinity Lutheran Church, d/o Joseph
.                  Edeline and Mary Ann Deno.  See
image of Susan's death certificate below, informant Mr. George M. Nester.
.                  She was Suzzanna A. Edelina in son Howard's death certificate.

.              1850 Philadelphia Co, Pa census, 6th Ward, Kensington, p 407, #87/101, Wm Nester,23 Pa, blacksmith, living with James and
.                       Susanna McDowell.
.              1860 census, family not located.
.              1863 Philadelphia census, Ward 25: Wm A. Nester, farmer, 35.
.              1868 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1202: Nester William A., carrier, h 4051 Gtn av
.              1870 Philadelphia Co census, Ward 25, 3rd Dist, p 114, #573/602, William Nester,42 Pa, lime dealer, $3000, $500, Susan,36 Pa,
.                       Mary,17 Pa, Harry,13 Pa, George,7 Pa.
.              1871 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1080: Nester William A., dealer, 4053 Gtn av
.              1872 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1016: Nester William A., dealer, 4053 Gtn av
.              1877 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1092: Nester William A. (Nester & Shelmire), h Nicetown
.                       Same: Nester & Shelmire (William A. Nester & Jesse P. Shelmire), stone, Wayne n Gtn RR, Gtn
.              1878 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1092: Nester William A. (Nester & Shelmire), h 4121 N 18th Gtn
.                       Same: Nester & Shelmire (William A. Nester & Jesse P. Shelmire), contractors, Wayne av n Manheim
.              1879 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1215: Nester William A. (Nester & Shelmire), h 4121 N 18th
.                       Same: Nester & Shelmire (William A. Nester & Jesse P. Shelmire), contractors, Wayne n Manheim, Gtn
.              1880 Philadelphia Co census, Dist 543, p 382D, 4121 18th St, #63/63, William A. Nester,51 Pa, contractor, Susan E.,46 Pa, Mary
.                       A.,26 Pa, George G.,16 Pa, Howard Y.,4 Pa.
.              1882 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1169: Nester William A. (Nester & Shelmire), h 4121 N 18th
.                       Same: Nester & Shelmire (William A. Nester & Jesse P. Shelmire), stone, Wayne n Wayne junc, Gtn
.              1883 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1206: Nester William A. (Nester & Shelmire), h 4121 N 18th
.                       Same: Nester & Shelmire (William A. Nester & Jesse P. Shelmire), stone, Wayne n Wayne junc, Gtn
.              1884 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1200: Nester William A. (Nester & Shelmire), h 4121 N 18th
.              1886 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1292: Nester William A., contractor, h 4121 N 18th
.              1887 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1274: Nester William A., contractor, h 4121 N 18th
.              1888 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1311: Nester William A., contractor, 4121 N 18th
.              1889 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1347: Nester William A., contractor, 4327 N 18th
.              1890 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1391, Nester William A. (William A. Nester & Son) h 4327 N 18th [feed, 4315 N 18th
.                       Same: Nester William A. & Son (William A. & George),
.              1893 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1455: Nester William A., h 4327 N 18th
.                       Same: Nester's, William A. Son (George M. Nester), flour, 4315 N 18th
.              1894 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1491: Nester William A., h 4327 N 18th
.                       Same: Nester's W.A. Son (George M. Nester), feed, 4315 N [18th (on line below)
.              1899 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1701: Nester Wm A., h 4327 N 18th
.              1900 Philadelphia Co census, Ward 35, ED 906, sheet 3A, Cemetery Road, #35/36, William Nester, Mar 1828 Pa, farmer, farm
.                       labor, Susan E., Jun 1834 Pa (marr 48 yrs, 6 ch, 2 living), Agusta Krusin, Dec 59 Pa (wid), farm labor, Bertha, Nov 83 Pa,
.                       servant.
.              1910 Philadelphia Co census, Ward 43, ED 1098, sheet 10A, 4315 18th St, #260/261, William A. Nester,82 Pa (father), retired,
.                       Susan E.,75 Pa (mother, marr 57 yrs, 6 ch, 2 living), living with George M. Nester.
.              1911 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1397: Nester Wm A h 4315 N 18th
.              1912 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1423: Nester Wm A h 4315 N 18th
.              1920 Philadelphia Co census, Ward 38, ED 1340, sheet 12A, 3747 Pulaski Ave, #238/304, Susan Nester,87 Pa (wid, grandmot-
.                       her), living with George and Hazel Patterson.

.              issue:

.              
1.   Mary A. Nester, b ca 1853-54 Pa, d 4 Sep 1884 Philadelphia, "age 31, single, of billorus fever, d/o W. A. and Susan Nester",
.                    bur German Lutheran, Germantown.  See her death certificate
image below.

.              
2.   Harry B. S. Nester, b ca 1855-57 Philadelphia, d 1 Jun 1879 Philadelphia, "age 22, single, of fracture of the cranium, occup:
.                    contractor", bur at Queen St + Germantown Ave (Trinity).  See his death certificate
image below.

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3.   George M. Nester, b 4 Oct 1863 Philadelphia, m Hattie H. Freed.
.                    He was sometimes listed as George G. M. Nester.

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4.   Howard Yonker Nester, b 24 Jun 1875 Nicetown, Philadelphia, "s/o Wm and Susan Nester", m Sara Kirkpatrick Murdock
.                    (Sallie).








.              Ref:  Denis Paul Edeline's AWT entry at
www.ancestry.com, email: Denispaul2@aol.com    
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