|. Unidentified Eastern Pa Nesters with Eastern European origins
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
. Also see Unidentified Eastern Pa Nesters (except those with Eastern European origins)
. John Nester, b ca 1911-12 Pa, s/o Nicholas Nester and Betty Lukweeva.
. Prob John Nester, b 28 Jun 1911, d 30 Jul 1983 (SSDI 181-05-0159 Pa), bur Saint Vincent De Paul #2 Cem, Branch, Pa, with LR
. and LB: Pottsville, Schuylkill Co 17901.
. m 22 Apr 1946 Schuylkill Co to Frances M. Slane Trianosky, b 20 Jan 1916 Pa, d 25 Nov 1996 (SSDI 162-07-4572 Pa), d/o
. Joseph Slane and Cecelia Campion.
. Frances had m(1) 30 Sep 1935 Schuylkill Co to Michael Trianosky, b ca 1911 Pa, s/o Michael Trianosky and Anna Danko.
. He was prob the Michael Trianosky, b 1910, d 1943, bur St Nicholas Cem, Minersville, Schuylkill Co. This is a Ukrainian
. Catholic Church.
. Frances LR and LB: Pottsville, Schuylkill Co 17901.
. 1920 Schuylkill Co census, Kline Twp, Audenried, ED 43, sheet 3B, 138 Tamaqua Rd, #34/35, Nicholas Nester,31 Galacia,
. miner, coal mine, Bessie,27 Balacia, John,8 Pa, Michael,5 Pa, Giometro,2 2/12 Pa.
. (Family immigrated to US in 1907, and their mother tongue was Ukranian.)
. 1920 Schuylkill Co census, Foster Twp, ED 27, sheet 8B, #129/129, Joseph Slane,42 Ire, Cecilia,39 Pa, May,16 Pa, Thomas,
. 12 Pa, Patrick,10 Pa, ?Vorlet,8 Pa, Helen,6 Pa, Frances,3 1/12 Pa (son), Agnes,1 9/12 Pa.
. 1930 Schuylkill Co census, Kline Twp, ED 54-43, sheet 27A, Tamaqua Rd, #393/397, Nicolas Nester,44 Poland (marr age 21),
. miner, coal mine, Pearl,39 Poland (marr age 19), John,18 Pa, Peter,17 Pa, patcher, coal mine, Mike,15 Pa, Medro,13 Pa,
. Mary,9 Pa, Walter,4 4/12 Pa, Joseph,1 11/12 Pa.
. 1930 Schuylkill Co census, Foster Twp, ED 54-26, sheet 2A, #26/26, Thomas Slane,23 Pa, laborer, coal mine, Patrick,20 Pa
. (brother), laborer, coal mine, Violet,18 Pa (sister), Helen,16 Pa (sister).
. 1930 Schuylkill Co census, Cass Twp, Michael Trianosky,19 Pa (son), living with Anna Trianosky.
. 1940 Schuylkill Co census, Kline Twp, ED 54-49, sheet 18A, #282, Nicholas Nester,53 Austria, miner, coal industry, Betty,
. 50 Austria, John,29 Pa, labor, coal industry, Mike,24 Pa, labor, coal industry, Metrao,23 Pa, new worker, Mary,20 Pa,
. Wasil,15 Pa, Joseph,12 Pa.
. 1940 Schuylkill Co census, Cass Twp, ED 54-16, sheet 19A, #139, Michael Trianoski,29 Pa, laborer, coal mines, Frances,25
. Pa, Joseph,2 Pa, Patrick Slane,31 Pa (bro-in-law), laborer, coal mines. (living next to family of Anna Trianoski,58 Aus-
. tria (wid).
. a. John Ronald Nester (Jack), b 9 Feb 1947 Pottsville, d 8 Jan 2010 Pottstown (SSDI 161-40-7601 Pa), bur Indiantown
. Cap National Cem, East Hanover, m 26 Apr 1975 Schuylkill Co to Dolores Ann Weiner, b ca 1951.
. John's LR: Pottstown, Montgomery Co 19464.
. He grad from Nativity BVM HS and served in the US Navy in the Viet Nam War. He was employed as an electrician for
. Dana Corp.
. (1) John M. Nester, b ca 1977, m Ashley Natale ____. Of Columbia, Md in 2010.
. Ref: "The Mercury", 11 Jan 2010, obit for John R. (Jack) Nester, s/o the late John and Frances Slane Nester. Surviving are his
. wife the former, Dolores A. Weiner, a son John and his wife Ashley, plus brothers Joseph Trianosky and Francis Tria-
. nosky. (Francis was Francis M. of Springfield, Mo. Joseph A. Trianosky, b ca 1939, lives in Pottstown, Pa.)
. Son of Luke Nestareck (Nester) and Anna Mallick:
. 1. William Nester, b 27 Jan 1914, d 6 Jul 1997 (SSDI 202-20-8582 Pa), m Schuylkill Co to Helen Stefero, b 11 Mar 1926 Gilber-
. ton, Schuylkill Co, Pa, d 8 Nov 2009 (SSDI 194-26-9986 Pa), bur Eglington Cem, Clarksboro, d/o Peter Stefero and Anna Mal-
. lick. See Helen's picture below. William's and Helen's LR: Woodbury, Gloucester Co, NJ 08096.
. They operated the Nester's News Agency in Woodbury, Gloucester Co, NJ, where they lived. She attended Lycoming College
. and she was a medical librarian at Presbyterian Hospital, Philadelphia.
. This was William Nestareck, age 5, in the 1920 Schuylkill Co census, Shenandoah Ward 5, son of Luke and Mary Nestareck
. (both born Hungary). This family was Nesterah in the 1930 census. William filed for his SSN in 1943, giving his name as Wil-
. liam Nestorek, and parents as Luke Nestorick and Mary Fignor.
. Ref: 1. www.tributes.com, obit for Helen Stefero Nester. This lists a sister Margaret Nester of Shenandoah, Pa.
. 2. "The Morning Call", 6 Jun 1997, obit for Evelyn 'Eva' Urban, listing sister Helen Nester of NJ and Margaret Nester of
. Margaret A. Nester, b ca 1926, wife of John Nester, b ca 1922, were of Shenandoah, Schuylkill Co.
. a. Anne Nester, b ca 1959, m Frank Stacy Pidcock, M.D., b ca 1951. Anne is a Ph.D. Frank is Physical Medicine & Rehab
. physician at Johns Hopkins.
. (1) Sarah Anne Pidcock.
. b. Mark W. Nester, b ca 1961, D.M.D. He received a BA degree from Rutgers Univ in 1979, and a Doctor of Dental Medicine
. degree from the Univ of Pa School of Dental Medicine in 1987, and completed a General Practice Residency at the Graduate
. Hospital of Philadelphia, Univ of Pa in 1988. He is a dentist in Wenonah, NJ. See Mark's picture below.
. Son of Luke Neser and Fanny Barnet:
. 1. John Nester, b ca 1906, m 10 May 1933 Schuykill Co to Margaret Urban.
. Son of Luke Nester and Mary Fignar:
. 1. John Nester, b 27 Jan 1922 Shenandoah, d 11 Oct 2005 (SSDI 202-24-5032 Pa), m Margaret A. Stefero, b ca 1926.
. This was John Nesterak who m Schuylkill Co to Margaret Stefero.
. Grad from J.W. Cooper HS and served in the US Army in WW II, in Europe. He began his own baked good retail business.
. Of Shenandoah Heights in 2005. His LR: Shenandoah, Schuykill Co, Pa 17976.
. a. Dr. John David Nester, D.D.S., b ca 1954, m Margaret L. Lenahan (Marge), b ca 1953, d/o Joseph M. Lenahan and Rosemary
. M. Brady. Of Camp Hill in 2005. Of Mechanicsburg in 2018.
. He is with Nester & Mathias Dental Associates, P.C., Camp Hill, Pa:
. Dr. Nester has been in private practice since 1980. He received his undergraduate degree from Temple University and his den-
. tal degree from Temple University School of Dentistry. Dr. Nester is a member of the American Dental Association, the
. Harrisburg Area Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry. A native of Schuylkill County, Dr. Nester has
. been with the practice since 1982. Dr. Nester and his wife Marge live in Camp Hill and are the proud parents of two Villanova
. graduates, Katherine and Michael.
. (1) Michael D. Nester.
. (2) Katherine Nester.
. b. David Nester Esq. Of Washington, DC in 2005.
. Ref: "The Pottsville Republican & Evening Herald", 13 Oct 2005, obit for John Nester, s/o Luke and Mary Fignar Nester. Men-
. tions wife Margaret Stefero Nester, sons Dr. John Nester and David Nester Esq, and 3 gc Katherine and Michael Nester
. and Leyla Nester.
. Son of Luke and Eva Nester:
. 1. Joseph Nester, b 1 Jan 1920 Staten Island, NY, d 31 Oct 2006 Wilkes-Barre, Pa (SSDI Va), m(1) Gloria J. Phillips. Joseph
. m(2) ca 1972 to Rasami Boonsri. Gloria m(2) Feb 1962 to John W. Lane (Jack), b 26 Oct 1915 San Francisco, d 1 Jun 1998
. Palmerton, Carbon Co, Pa (SSDI 079-05-1556 NY), s/o George S. Lane and Carmelita Nevitte.
. Joseph's LR: Nesquehoning, Carbon Co, Pa 18240.Jack's LR: Lehighton, Carbon Co, Pa 18235.
. a. Dr. Michael J. Nester, m Linell ____. Of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia in 1998, 2006, and 2014. He is a pediatrician.
. b. Barry David Nester, b ca 1945 Suxmundham, Eng, d 21 May 2014 (not in SSDI), m 23 Mar 1971 Alachua Co, Fla to Char-
. lotte Elaine Beers, b ca 1945. Of Danbury, Conn in 1998, 2006, and 2014.
. Ref: newstimes.com: obit for Barry David Nester.
. c. Joseph J. Nester, (Joe) b ca 1947, m Judith Ann ____ (Judy), b ca 1947. Of Bethlehem, Pa in 1998, 2006, and 2014.
. d. Mary Nester, b ca 1950, m John LaBar. Of Bangor, Northampton Co, Pa in 2006 and 2014.
. e. Dennis J. Nester, b ca 1951, m Diane Alene Cherb, b ca 1957, d/o John Cherb (and prob wife Shirley)
. Of Milton, Northumberland Co, Pa in 1998 and 2006. Of Lewisburg, Pa in 2014.
. issue: Erin M. Nester, engaged to John Dixon in 2013; other issue: Sean B. Nester Dennis was of Milton, Pa in 2013.
. Ref: 1. "The Morning Call", 2 Nov 2006, obit for Joseph Nester, 86, s/o Luke and Eva Nester. Survived by sons Dennis and
. wife Diane, Barry and wife Charlotte, Joseph and wife Mary, and Michael and wife Linell, and dau Mary, wife of John
. LaBar. Predeceased by brothers John, Harry, Steve, and Metro, and sisters Nettie, Essie Laputka, Mary Prusak, Katie
. Gallagher, and Fannie Polley.
. 2. "The Morning Call", 2 Jun 1998, obit for John "Jack" Lane, listing the above as stepsons.
. Of Polish ancestry:
. John Louis Nester, b 14 Apr 1905 Pa (or Poland), d 17 Mar 1967 Schuylkill Co, m 18 Jun 1930 Schuylkill Co to Catherine
. Lenick, b 28 Mar 1910, d Feb 1977 (SSDI 181-03- 0352 Pa), d/o Katherine Lenick. Her LR: New Castle, New Castle Co, Del and
. LB: Shenandoah, Schuylkill Co Pa 17976.
. He was s/o Louise Nester and Eva Niescier, apparently the John Nestor,14 Poland, s/o Luke and Eva Nestor, listed in the 1920
. Schuylkill Co census, Shenandoah Ward.
. Apparently same family as Luke Nester, wife Fanny, son John,28 (or 24) Pa, listed in Carbon Co, Pa in 1930.
. ? 1910 Schuyulkill Co census, Mahonoy Twp, Lanigam Dist, ED 48, sheet 8A, Suffolk St, #136/136, William Nester,37 Austria,
. fireman, coal mine, Annie,33 Austria (marr 15 yrs, 6 ch, 5 living), Stephen,13 Pa, John,12 Pa, Daniel,10 Pa, Minnie,7 Pa,
. Frank,4 Pa, John,39 Pa (brother), laborer, coal mine.
. ? 1920 Schuyulkill Co census, Mahonoy Twp, Patriot Hill, ED 52, sheet 8A, #126/138, William Nestor,55 Austria, laborer,
. anthracite mine, Annie,41 Austria, Stephen,25 Pa, laborer, anthracite mine, John,21 Pa, laborer, anthracite mine, Daniel,18
. Pa, laborer, anthracite, mine, Minnie,16 Pa, Frank,14 Pa, Anna,6 Pa.
. ? 1930 Schuyulkill Co census, Mahonoy Twp, Suffolk, ED 54-50, sheet 10A, 98, #171/171, Willia(?m) Nester,59 Poland (marr
. age 25), fireman, mines (coal), Anna,48 Poland (marr age 19), Steve N.,33 Pa, John,27 Pa, laborer, mines (coal), Frank,21
. Pa, laborer, mines (coal), John Nester,50 Pa (brother), retired, sick, Anna N.,15 Pa (sister).
. 1940 Schuylkill Co census, Shenandoah, ED 54-157, sheet 7B, 416, #121, John L. Nester,35 Pa, miner, coal mines, Katherine,
. 30 Pa, Joanna,2 Pa, Henry,1 Pa, Katherine Lennick,50 Russia (wid, grandmother).
. a. Joanne B. Nester, b 9 Nov 1937 Shenandoah, Pa, d 4 Jan 2009 (SSDI Pa), bur Saints Cem, Wilmington, Del, m ca 1960
. (153-265) Schuylkill Co to Robert J. Sporay, b 22 Apr 1938, d 6 Jan 2009 (SSDI Pa). Living in Newark in 2001.
. Joanne's and Robert's LR: Newark, New Castle Co, Del 19713.
. issue: www.findagrave.com, obit for Joanne B. Sporay.
. (1) Robert A. Sporay, m Kim ____.
. (2) Mark Sporay, m Brandy ____.
. b. Henry John Nester, b 14 Feb 1939 Pa, d 29 Jun 2001 Newark, Del (SSDI 208-30-4628 Pa), m (156-418) Schuylkill Co to
. Mathilda Mary Karahuta, b ca 1940. He m(2) Georgia L. Bright, b ca 1955.
. His LR: New Castle, New Castle Co, Del 19720.
. He served in the Navy from 1956-1960, and worked as an aircraft wireman for 35 yrs for Atlantic Aviation, New Castle,
. before retiring in 1994.
. Ref: schuylkill.com Archives, undated obit for Henry J. Nester.
. (1) Nadine M. Nester, b ca 1965, m Eric Walter Russell, b ca 1965. Living in Wilmington, Del in 2001.
. (2) Scott H. Nester, b ca 1968. Living in Middletown, Del in 2001.
|. Helen Nester
. Picture from her obituary
|. Mark W. Nester, D.M.D.
. Picture from his dental practice's website