Wesley Bowers

M, #1478, b. circa 1853, d. 11 March 1879
FatherJoseph Bowers1
MotherRachel (?)
Birth*circa 1853 Wesley Bowers was born circa 1853 in Mercer, NJG.2,1 
Occupation* He was blacksmith.1 
Marriage*10 January 1877 He married Mary Caroline Rose on 10 January 1877.3,4 
Death*11 March 1879 He died on 11 March 1879 at Harbourton, Mercer, NJG.2,1 

Child of Wesley Bowers and Mary Caroline Rose

Last Edited5 Apr 2016

Citations

  1. Wesley Bowers, death certificate B39 (12 Mar 1879), Department of State, Division of Archives and Records, 225 West State Street, P. O. Box 307, Trenton, NJ.
  2. Mortuary Notice Bowers, Daily State Gazette, Trenton, New Jersey, Mar 12 1879, page 2.
  3. Wesley Bowers-Mary Catherine[sic] Rose marriage, 10 Jan 1877, in Original Marriage Certificates and Lists Arranged in Alphabetical Order by Person Performing the Marriage: Hunterdon County, New Jersey Courthouse, volume 4, page 160, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, microfilm 0807006.
  4. Hiram E. Deats, compiler, Revised Printing of Hunterdon County Marriages 1795-1875 (38 Swan Street, Lambertville, New Jersey 08530: Hunterdon House, 1986), page 38.
  5. Carrie Bowers, death certificate B38, Department of State, Division of Archives and Records, 225 West State Street, P. O. Box 307, Trenton, NJ.

Isaac Buchanan

M, #2715
Marriage* Isaac Buchanan married Lizzie Crum, daughter of Leonard Crum and Susan R Dawes.1,2 

Family: Isaac Buchanan and Lizzie Crum

Last Edited19 Mar 2016

Citations

  1. Mrs. Carrie B. LaRue, Trenton Evening Times, Trenton, NJ, 28 Feb 1950.
  2. Obituary - Mrs. Lizzie Buchanan, Trenton Sunday Times-Advertiser, Trenton, NJ, 09 Jul 1961, Part Three, page 14, www.genealogybank.com.

Esther D. Cario

F, #2781, b. 1883, d. 6 September 1962
ChartsBenjamin Crum Pedigree Chart
Benjamin Crum Descendant Indented Chart
Birth*1883 Esther D. Cario was born in 1883 in Harlingen, NJG.1,2,3 
Marriage* She married Leonard LaRue, son of William LaRue and Carrie Bell Crum.1 
1920 Census2 January 1920 She and Leonard LaRue appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of 30 Cuyler Avenue, Trenton, Mercer, NJG, enumerated 2 January 1920..1 
1930 Census*12 April 1930 She and Leonard LaRue appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of 265 North Union, Lambertville, Hunterdon, NJG, enumerated 12 April 1930. He was a general house painter. The family owned their home which was worth about $2500.4 
Death*6 September 1962 She died on 6 September 1962 at Trenton, Mercer, NJG.2,5 
Obituary*9 September 1962 Her death was was recorded in an Obituary on 9 September 1962.The obituary stated: "LAMBERTVILLE - Funeral services will be held for Mrs. Esther D. LaRue. 77, who died in Trenton last Thursday, from the Van Horn Funeral Home, 21 York Street, tomorrow at 2 p.m. Interment will be at the Mount Hope Cemetery in Lambertville. Friends may call after 10 a.m. Monday. Mrs. LaRue, widow of Leonard LaRue, was born in Harlingen, N.J., and lived on Jackson Street in Lambertville. She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. William Thompson, of North Wales, Pa., and three granddaughters."5 
Burial* She was buried at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Lambertville, Hunterdon, NJG.2 

Child of Esther D. Cario and Leonard LaRue

  • Ursula B. LaRue
Last Edited1 Apr 2016

Citations

  1. 1920 U.S. census, Mercer, NJ, population schedule, Trenton, Ward 12, E.D. 100, page 1B, dwelling 19, family 19, Leonard LaRue: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 3 Oct 2011): National Archives microfilm T625_1054.
  2. Find a Grave Index 1600's-Current,www.findagrave.com, Memorial # 57924601 (accessed 3 Feb 2016).
  3. OBITUARIES: Mrs. Esther D. LaRue, Trenton Evening Times, Trenton, NJ, 9 Sep 1962, page 46, www.genealogybank.com (accessed 28 Feb 2016).
  4. 1930 U.S. census, Hunterdon, NJ, population schedule, Lambertville, E.D. 23, page 9A, dwelling 206, family 207, Leonard LaRue: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 3 Oct 2011): National Archives microfilm 1361.
  5. OBITUARIES: Mrs. Esther D. LaRue, Trenton Evening Times, Trenton, NJ, 9 Sep 1962, page 46.

Anna Maria Carter

F, #13, b. 9 October 1852, d. 17 July 1890
Anna Maria Carter Crum (1852-1890), daughter of David Carter and Anna Maria Moore Carter
Sand Brook German Baptist Church, SandBrook-Headquarters Road, Sand Brook, Hunterdon, NJ.
Founded in 1848 by the family of Anna Crum's mother-in-law, Catherine Moore Crum. The Moores started this church after a dispute with the Amwell Church of the Brethren. It is no longer an active congregation.
This is the cemetery behind the Sand Brook German Baptist Church where Annie Carter Crum is buried.
Annie Carter Crum's gravestone at Sand Brook German Baptist Churchyard, Sand Brook, Hunterdon, NJ.
Funeral card
ChartsBenjamin Crum Pedigree Chart
Benjamin Crum Descendant Indented Chart
FatherDavid Carter b. c 1832
MotherAnna Maria Moore d. 17 Oct 1852
Birth*9 October 1852 Anna Maria Carter was born on 9 October 1852 in the State of DelawareG.1,2 
Research needed* Research is needed to determine Anna Maria's relationship to the Parsons Family of New Hope, PA. They raised her after her mother's death. What was Anna Maria's relationship to Charlotte Carter who was a member of the Parsons household in 1870? 
Marriage*25 February 1876 She married Joseph H Crum, son of Henry Crum and Catherine Moore, on 25 February 1876 at Lambertville, Hunterdon, NJG. The ceremony was performed by the Reverend Charles Thomas, a Baptist minister.3,4 
1880 Census8 June 1880 She and Joseph H Crum appeared on the 1880 Federal Census North Delaware Township, Hunterdon, New JerseyG, enumerated 8 June 1880. Their children Gussie and Richard Folke were listed as living with them.5 
Death*17 July 1890 She died on 17 July 1890 at Sandbrook, Delaware Township, Hunterdon, New JerseyG, at age 37.1,6 
Compiler's Comment* She left behind six young children. The youngest, Grover Cleveland, would have no memory of his mother. 
Burial* She was buried at German Baptist Cemetery, Sand Brook, Delaware Township, Hunterdon, New JerseyG.7,8 

Children of Anna Maria Carter and Joseph H Crum

Last Edited17 May 2016

Citations

  1. Anna Maria Crum, death certificate C115, Department of State, Division of Archives and Records, 225 West State Street, P. O. Box 307, Trenton, NJ.
  2. Anna Maria Carter Photocopies of family birth and death records from the Bible provided by Elizabeth and Ruth Ent granddaughters of Anna Maria Carter Crum, in the files of Louise Rorer Rosett (1005 Stagecoach Rd SE, Albuquerque, NM).
  3. Returns of Marriage, Volume BQ, page 21, Department of State, Division of Archives and Records, 225 West State Street, P. O. Box 307, Trenton, NJ.
  4. James Snell, History of Hunterdon and Somerset Counties (Philadelphia, PA: Everts & Peck, 1881), Rev. Charles Thomas's affiliation with the Baptist Church is found on page 72.
  5. 1880 U.S. census, Hunterdon, NJ, population schedule, ED 65, p. 17 (penned) p. 9 (stamped), dwelling 164, family 178, Joseph H. Crum: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 6 Oct 2007): National Archives microfilm T9_ 787.
  6. Letter from Ruth Ent (Box 22, Sergeantsville, New Jersey) to Louise Rorer Rosett, 2 May 1978; in the files of Louise Rorer Rosett (1005 Stagecoach Rd SE, Albuquerque, NM). Ruth Ent copied birth, marriage and death information from the family Bible in the possession of Ruth Crum, daughter of Isaac Crum.
  7. Steven Blakely, Sand Brook German Baptist Cemetery Inscriptions, 26 Mar 2000, Sand Brook, New Jersey. http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/nj/hunterdon/…,.
  8. Find a Grave Index 1600's-Current,www.findagrave.com.

David Carter

M, #38, b. circa 1832
Birth*circa 1832 David Carter was born circa 1832 in PAG.1 
Marriage* He married Anna Maria Moore

Child of David Carter and Anna Maria Moore

Last Edited28 Feb 2016

Citations

  1. 1860 U.S. census, New Castle, DE, populaton schedule, Wilmington Ward 5, page 175, dwelling 3204, family 3467, David Carter: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 14 Jan 2013): National Archived microfilm M653_98.