Anna Mary Hornberger

1858 Aug 15: Born in Pennsylvania to Henry & Mary Hornberger. (1) (3)

1860 Jun 1 ca.: (3)

?? When was Anna born?

Her obituary and her grave marker both say that she died March 2, 1874 and she lived 15 years, 6 months, and 15 days. That implies a birth on August 15, 1858.

The 1860 US censes taken on June 29 says "Ann Mary" is just one month old ("1/12").

-- dg 2012 May 30

1874 Mar 2: Anna Mary Hornberger dies (1).

She is buried on the northwest corner of the family farm. This marks the beginning of the Hornberger Cemetery, which later becomes the cemetery for the Catlin Mennonite Church. (2 frames 18-21,78)

Notes

1. "Died" in Herald of Truth, Vol. XI, No. 5 (Mennonite Church of North America, 1874 May), 94-95. Also mcusa-archives.org/M...ts/1874/ht74may.html (MennObits; accessed 2009 Dec 10). Catlin Cemetery: Elisabeth Evers, Anna Mary Hornberger; Brunk Family Cemetery: Henry G. Brunk, infant son of Henry G. Brunk.

2. Donald I Good, "Catlin Cemetery, Etc. ," www.dgatx.com/family/peo...s/2010/05-28/hs.html (99 photos, 2010 May 28).

3. "Cornwall Twp., Lebanon Co., Pennsylvania" in 1860 Federal Population Census (US Census Bureau, 1860 Jun 29). Also www.dgatx.com/family/peo...60/PA-Leb-CW/hs.html. Microfilm available through US National Archives. Henry Hornberger, Christian Dohner.

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