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Michael B. SNIDER

Male 1825 - 1906  (~ 81 years)


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  • Name Michael B. SNIDER 
    Born Nov 1825  OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Name Michael B. SNYDER 
    Died 10 Dec 1906  Marshall County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Bremen Municipal Cemetery, Bremen, Marshall County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) A household headed by M. B. SNYDER is listed in the 1880 census of German Township, Marshall County, IN.

      M. B. is listed in the 1880 census as a farmer who was then 55 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1825. According to the 1880 census, he was born in OH, and both of his parents were born in PA.

      Listed with M. B. is his wife, Julia, who was then 50 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1830. According to the 1880 census, she was born in IN, and both of her parents were born in OH.

      Also listed with M. B. is his daughter, Sarah, who was then 23 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1857. According to the 1880 census, she was born in IN, her father was born in OH, and her mother was born in IN.

      Also listed with M. B. is his daughter, Julia A., who was then 21 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1859. According to the 1880 census, she was born in IN, her father was born in OH, and her mother was born in IN.

      Also listed with M. B. is his son, William, who was then 19 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1861. According to the 1880 census, he was born in IN, his father was born in OH, and his mother was born in IN.

      Also listed with M. B. is his daughter, Hattie, who was then 17 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1863. According to the 1880 census, she was born in IN, her father was born in OH, and her mother was born in IN.

      Also listed with M. B. is his son, Curtis, who was then 10 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1870. According to the 1880 census, he was born in IN, his father was born in OH, and his mother was born in IN.
      (2) A household consisting solely of Michael SNIDER is listed in the 1900 census of German Township, Marshall County, IN, next to a household headed by his son, Curtis SNYDER.

      Michael is listed in the 1900 census as a farmer who was born in November 1825 and was then 74 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in OH, and both of his parents were born in MD. According to the 1900 census, he had then been married 10 years. His wife, Eliza, is not listed with him in this household; instead she is listed in the household next door headed by his son, Curtis SNYDER.

      (3) Obituary, The Bremen Enquirer, Bremen, IN, December 13, 1906:

      DEATH 0F A PIONEER

      MICHAEL B. SNIDER DIES AT HIS HOME AT AYR.

      LIVED HERE FOR OVER 30 YEARS.

      Was a Staunch Democrat And For Twelve Years Was Justice of the Peace of this Community.

      Michael B. Snider, a highly respected pioneer of this community, passed away at his home near Ayr, four miles east of Bremen, Monday morning, after lingering illness. His age was 81 years and 28 days. A few years ago while picking apples he received a bad fall, which combined with old age, was the result of his death.

      Mr. Snider came to Indiana in 1863 from Starke [sic; should be Stark] county, Ohio, and located in Marshall county in the year 1874. For a short time he resided in Bremen, and for over thirty years was a resident of German township. He was united in marriage Nov. 26, 1816, to Julian Essick, who died in 1880. To this union were born ten children, of which seven are living, viz.: William Snider and Mrs. Samuel Lacer, of this city; Curtis Snider, South Bend; Julia Dick, Goshen; Lydia Hale, Hersey, Mich.; Adam Snider, Indianapolis; Hattie Hepler, South Bend. In 1881 he married Mrs. Elizabeth Stanley, who survives him. There remain to mourn his departure seven children, three step-children, twenty-one grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren.

      Mr. Snider politically was a staunch Democrat of the Jefferson type and for over twelve years was the justice of the peace of this community. He was a kind father and a good neighbor and his demise is mourned by those who knew him in life.

      The funeral services were held yesterday morning at the St. Paul Lutheran church, of which the deceased was a life long member, Rev. W. Roesner, officiating. Interment took place in the city cemetery.

      * * *

      The late Michael B. Snider has three living brothers and one sister, viz. Edw. Snider, Ayr; Josiah Snider, New Paris; Wm. Snider, Canton, Ohio; Lydia Lowers, Goshen.

      The following out of town relatives attended the funeral of the late M. B. Snider, yesterday: Mrs. Hattie Hepler, Curtis Snider, Isaac and James Stanley, Mrs. Molly Miller, Mrs. Phena McCorkle of South Bend; Chas. Miller and wife, Mishawaka; Julia Dick, Jacob Cassler, Manias Sherick, Peach Sherick, Goshen; C. Chokey, Josiah Snider, Chas. Snider, Milton Snider and wife, New Paris; Cornelius Morris, Jacob Ehrett, A. Yoder, Mrs. Fred Cothron, John Fisher and wife, Wakarusa; Wm. Stanley and wife, Lakeville; Wm. Davis and wife, Warsaw; Adam Snider, Indianapolis; Lydia Hale, Hersey, Mich.
    Person ID I2470  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 12 Nov 2017 

    Family 1 Eliza A. MORRIS,   b. 13 Jul 1840, Olive Township, Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1926, Marshall County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 11 Oct 1881  Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 

    • (1) Ancestry.com, Indiana Marriage Records Index, 1845-1920, Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000:

      Elkhart County Indiana
      Index to Marriage Record
      1850 - 1920 Inclusive
      Volume IV
      Letters R - T Inclusive
      Name: Eliza Ann Stanley
      Spouse: Michael B. Snider
      Marriage Date: 11 Oct 1881
      Book: 3
      OSPage: 587
      County: Elkhart
    Last Modified 12 Nov 2017 22:51:11 
    Family ID F708  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Julia Ann ESSIG,   b. 1823, Stark County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 28 Jun 1880, Marshall County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 57 years) 
    Married 26 Nov 1846  Stark County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Curtis SNIDER,   b. Jun 1870, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 12 Nov 2017 22:51:11 
    Family ID F14357  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Citation Text: (1) Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 [databaseonline], Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005: Name: Michael B. Snider Spouse Name: Eliza A Stanley Marriage Date: 11 Oct 1881 Marriage County: Elkhart.