Isaac Rorer, 18231890 (aged 66 years)

Name
Isaac Rorer
Given names
Isaac
Surname
Rorer
Birth August 17, 1823 25 26
Date of entry in original source: June 16, 2010
Note: Birthdate is calculated from tombstone information.
Shared note: Birth state from daughter Mary's 1880 Census entry.
MarriageMary LatherowView this family

Death of a paternal grandfatherSamuel Rorer
about April 25, 1825 (aged 1 year)

Birth of a brotherJacob Rorer
January 29, 1831 (aged 7 years)

Date of entry in original source: May 9, 2010
Text:

JACOB RORER DIED July 26, 1858 aged 27yrs.5mo.27d.

Note: Birthdate is calculated from tombstone information.
Birth of a sisterSarah Rorer
about 1834 (aged 10 years)

Birth of a sisterCath Rorer
about 1838 (aged 14 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1
Mary Rebecca Rorer
February 10, 1847 (aged 23 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Samuel Rorer
about 1849 (aged 25 years)

Citation details:

Year: 1850; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M432_784; Page: 191A; Image: 383; Dwelling: 199; Family: 201.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Text:

Age 1.

Note: Birth year is calculated from census data.
Census 1850 (aged 26 years)
Citation details:

Year: 1850; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M432_784; Page: 191A; Image: 383, Dwelling: 199; Family 201.

Date of entry in original source: May 8, 2010
Occupation
Labourer
1850 (aged 26 years)
Citation details:

Year: 1850; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M432_784; Page: 191A; Image: 383, Dwelling: 199; Family 201.

Date of entry in original source: May 8, 2010
Birth of a son
#3
William Rorer
about 1851 (aged 27 years)

Citation details:

Year: 1860; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M653_1115; Page: 529; Image: 535; Family History Library Film: 805115; Dwelling: 171; Family: 168.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Text:

Age 9.

Note: Birth year is calculated from census data.
Birth of a son
#4
George Rorer
April 7, 1853 (aged 29 years)

Date of entry in original source: May 9, 2010
Note: Birthdate is calculated from tombstone information.
Birth of a son
#5
David Charles Rorer
about 1855 (aged 31 years)

Citation details:

Year: 1860; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M653_1115; Page: 529; Image: 535; Family History Library Film: 805115; Dwelling: 171; Family: 168.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Text:

Age 5.

Note: Birth year is calculated from census data.
Death of a brotherJacob Rorer
July 26, 1858 (aged 34 years)

Birth of a son
#6
Harry Rorer
about 1859 (aged 35 years)

Citation details:

Year: 1860; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M653_1115; Page: 529; Image: 535; Family History Library Film: 805115; Dwelling: 171; Family: 168.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Text:

Age 1.

Note: Birth year is calculated from census data.
Census 1860 (aged 36 years)
Citation details:

Year: 1860; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M653_1115; Page: 529; Image: 535; Family History Library Film: 805115; Dwelling: 171; Family: 168.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Note: Value of personal estate is $800. Household includes two laborers.
Note: Name is listed as "Rohrer".
Occupation
Farmer
1860 (aged 36 years)
Citation details:

Year: 1860; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M653_1115; Page: 529; Image: 535; Family History Library Film: 805115; Dwelling: 171; Family: 168.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Birth of a son
#7
Adam Rorer
about 1861 (aged 37 years)

Citation details:

Year: 1870; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M593_1349; Page: 752B; Image: 568; Family History Library Film: 552848; Dwelling: 31; Family: 34.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Text:

Age 9.

Note: Birth year is calculated from census data.
Death of a fatherSamuel Rorer
October 9, 1865 (aged 42 years)

Death of a motherMargaret Unknown
September 24, 1867 (aged 44 years)

Census 1870 (aged 46 years)
Citation details:

Year: 1870; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M593_1349; Page: 752B; Image: 568; Family History Library Film: 552848; Dwelling: 31; Family: 34.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Note: Value of real estate $4000, value of personal estate $1000.
Note: Name is spelled "Rohrer".
Occupation
Farmer
1870 (aged 46 years)
Citation details:

Year: 1870; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M593_1349; Page: 752B; Image: 568; Family History Library Film: 552848; Dwelling: 31; Family: 34.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Marriage of a childSamuel RorerElizabeth BriggsView this family
about 1871 (aged 47 years)

Shared note: 1 child
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Anna B. Rorer
about 1872 (aged 48 years)

Citation details:

Year: 1880; Census Place: Mount Union, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll 1134; Family History Film: 1255134; Page: 297D; Enumeration District: 200; Image: 0594; Dwelling: 29; Family: 31.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Text:

Age 8.

Note: Birth year is calculated from census data.
Death of a sonGeorge Rorer
April 28, 1872 (aged 48 years)

Marriage of a childFrancis Edward WithingtonMary Rebecca RorerView this family
about 1873 (aged 49 years)

Citation details:

Year: 1900; Census Place: Petersburg, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll T623_1414; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 97; Dwelling: 48; Family: 51.

Text:

Married 27 years

Note: Marriage date calculated to be 1873.
Marriage of a childWilliam RorerJennie UnknownView this family
about 1873 (aged 49 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Mary Cynthia Withington
July 28, 1874 (aged 50 years)
Citation details:

p. 6.

Date of entry in original source: July 6, 2010
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Gertie Rorer
about 1874 (aged 50 years)

Citation details:

Year: 1880; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll 1134; Family History Film: 1255134; Page: 305D; Enumeration District: 201; Image: 0610; Dwelling: 68; Family: 74.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Text:

Age 6.

Note: Birth year is calculated from census data.
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Francis E. Withington
July 12, 1876 (aged 52 years)

Date of entry in original source: May 9, 2010
Note: Birth date is calculated from tombstone information.
Birth of a grandson
#5
Edward W. Rorer
about 1876 (aged 52 years)

Citation details:

Year: 1880; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll 1134; Family History Film: 1255134; Page: 305D; Enumeration District: 201; Image: 0610; Dwelling: 68; Family: 74.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Text:

Age 4.

Note: Birth year is calculated from census data.
Birth of a grandson
#6
George Rorer
about 1877 (aged 53 years)

Citation details:

Year: 1880; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll 1134; Family History Film: 1255134; Page: 305D; Enumeration District: 201; Image: 0610; Dwelling: 68; Family: 74.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Text:

Age 3.

Note: Birth year is calculated from census data.
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Ella Viola Withington
January 13, 1878 (aged 54 years)

Birth of a grandson
#8
Charles L. Rorer
about 1878 (aged 54 years)

Citation details:

Year: 1880; Census Place: Mount Union, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll 1134; Family History Film: 1255134; Page: 297D; Enumeration District: 200; Image: 0594; Dwelling: 28; Family: 30.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Text:

Age 2.

Note: Birth year is calculated from census data.
Death of a granddaughterFrancis E. Withington
December 19, 1878 (aged 55 years)

Marriage of a childSamuel RorerAlice C. UnknownView this family
after 1878 (aged 54 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Caroline Mabel Withington
January 23, 1880 (aged 56 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Alice M. Rorer
January 1880 (aged 56 years)

Citation details:

Year: 1880; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll 1134; Family History Film: 1255134; Page: 305D; Enumeration District: 201; Image: 0610; Dwelling: 68; Family: 74.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Text:

Age 4 months.

Note: Birth year is calculated from census data.
Birth of a grandson
#11
Isaac Rorer
about 1880 (aged 56 years)

Citation details:

Year: 1880; Census Place: Mount Union, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll 1134; Family History Film: 1255134; Page: 297D; Enumeration District: 200; Image: 0594; Dwelling: 28; Family: 30.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Text:

Age 5 months.

Note: Birth year is calculated from census data.
Census 1880 (aged 56 years)
Citation details:

Year: 1880; Census Place: Mount Union, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll 1134; Family History Film: 1255134; Page: 297D; Enumeration District: 200; Image: 0594; Dwelling: 28; Family: 29.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Note: Name is listed as "Rohrer".
Occupation
Farmer
1880 (aged 56 years)
Citation details:

Year: 1880; Census Place: Mount Union, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll 1134; Family History Film: 1255134; Page: 297D; Enumeration District: 200; Image: 0594; Dwelling: 28; Family: 29.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Julia Margaret Withington
October 5, 1881 (aged 58 years)

Death May 15, 1890 (aged 66 years)
Date of entry in original source: May 5, 2010
Burial
Date of entry in original source: May 8, 2010
Text:

ISAAC RORER Died May 15, 1890 Aged 66 yrs. 8 mos. 28 ds. At Rest

Family with parents
father
Nace/Samuel Rorer Tombstone.JPG
17971865
Birth: November 26, 1797 22 22Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: October 9, 1865
mother
Nace/Margaret Rorer Tombstone.JPG
17961867
Birth: October 31, 1796
Death: September 24, 1867
Marriage
Marriage: about 1819
2 years
elder brother
1820
Birth: about 1820 22 23
Death:
4 years
himself
Nace/Isaac Rorer Tombstone.JPG
18231890
Birth: August 17, 1823 25 26Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 15, 1890Otelia, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
8 years
younger brother
Nace/Jacob Rorer Tombstone.JPG
18311858
Birth: January 29, 1831 33 34
Death: July 26, 1858
4 years
younger sister
1834
Birth: about 1834 36 37
Death:
5 years
younger sister
1838
Birth: about 1838 40 41
Death:
Family with Mary Latherow
himself
Nace/Isaac Rorer Tombstone.JPG
18231890
Birth: August 17, 1823 25 26Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 15, 1890Otelia, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
wife
Nace/Mary Latherow Rorer Tombstone.JPG
18221890
Birth: April 14, 1822 19 11Pennsylvania, USA
Death: September 24, 1890Otelia, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
Marriage
Marriage:
daughter
Mary Rebecca Rorer
18471916
Birth: February 10, 1847 23 24Pennsylvania, USA
Death: November 10, 1916Logan Township, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
3 years
son
18491937
Birth: about 1849 25 26
Death: 1937
3 years
son
1851
Birth: about 1851 27 28
Death:
2 years
son
Nace/George Rorer Tombstone.JPG
18531872
Birth: April 7, 1853 29 30
Death: April 28, 1872
3 years
son
1855
Birth: about 1855 31 32
Death:
5 years
son
1859
Birth: about 1859 35 36
Death:
3 years
son
1861
Birth: about 1861 37 38
Death:
BirthIsaac and Mary Rorer tombstones. Wakefield Chapel Cemetery, Shirleysburg, PA, Latitude: ___, Longitude: ___; inspected by Cynthia N. Barnes 3/19/2010.
Date of entry in original source: June 16, 2010
Note: Birthdate is calculated from tombstone information.
Census1850 United States Census
Citation details:

Year: 1850; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M432_784; Page: 191A; Image: 383, Dwelling: 199; Family 201.

Date of entry in original source: May 8, 2010
Occupation1850 United States Census
Citation details:

Year: 1850; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M432_784; Page: 191A; Image: 383, Dwelling: 199; Family 201.

Date of entry in original source: May 8, 2010
Census1860 United States Census
Citation details:

Year: 1860; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M653_1115; Page: 529; Image: 535; Family History Library Film: 805115; Dwelling: 171; Family: 168.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Note: Value of personal estate is $800. Household includes two laborers.
Occupation1860 United States Census
Citation details:

Year: 1860; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M653_1115; Page: 529; Image: 535; Family History Library Film: 805115; Dwelling: 171; Family: 168.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Census1870 United States Census
Citation details:

Year: 1870; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M593_1349; Page: 752B; Image: 568; Family History Library Film: 552848; Dwelling: 31; Family: 34.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Note: Value of real estate $4000, value of personal estate $1000.
Occupation1870 United States Census
Citation details:

Year: 1870; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M593_1349; Page: 752B; Image: 568; Family History Library Film: 552848; Dwelling: 31; Family: 34.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Census1880 United States Census (LDS Text)
Citation details:

Year: 1880; Census Place: Mount Union, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll 1134; Family History Film: 1255134; Page: 297D; Enumeration District: 200; Image: 0594; Dwelling: 28; Family: 29.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
Occupation1880 United States Census (LDS Text)
Citation details:

Year: 1880; Census Place: Mount Union, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll 1134; Family History Film: 1255134; Page: 297D; Enumeration District: 200; Image: 0594; Dwelling: 28; Family: 29.

Date of entry in original source: May 15, 2010
DeathMemorial of Isaac Rorer
Date of entry in original source: May 5, 2010
BurialIsaac and Mary Rorer tombstones. Wakefield Chapel Cemetery, Shirleysburg, PA, Latitude: ___, Longitude: ___; inspected by Cynthia N. Barnes 3/19/2010.
Date of entry in original source: May 8, 2010
Text:

ISAAC RORER Died May 15, 1890 Aged 66 yrs. 8 mos. 28 ds. At Rest

SourceCharts prepared by Cynthia Withington Nace Barnes in late 1960's.
BirthView

Birth state from daughter Mary's 1880 Census entry.

Birth

Birthdate is calculated from tombstone information.

Census

Name is listed as "Rohrer".

Census

Value of personal estate is $800. Household includes two laborers.

Census

Name is spelled "Rohrer".

Census

Value of real estate $4000, value of personal estate $1000.

Census

Name is listed as "Rohrer".

Shared note

(Research):https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/15201150/isaac-rorer

"United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M4HV-ZPJ : 12 April 2016), Isaac Roser, Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States; citing family 201, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

"United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MX59-3YH : 13 December 2017), Isaac Rohrer, 1860.

"United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZPC-FJF : 12 April 2016), Isaac Rohrer, Pennsylvania, United States; citing p. 6, family 34, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,848.

"United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWFJ-4RX : 15 July 2017), Isaac Rohrer, Mount Union, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district ED 200, sheet 297D, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 1134; FHL microfilm 1,255,134.

Media object
Note: Isaac Rorer's tombstone in the Wakefield Chapel Cemetery, Shirleysburg, PA.
Media object
Note: Isaac and Mary Rorer's tombstones.