Cynthia Jane Haslet, 18191857 (aged 38 years)

Name
Cynthia Jane Haslet
Given names
Cynthia Jane
Surname
Haslet
Birth July 14, 1819
Citation details:

Birth Entry

Date of entry in original source: April 22, 2010
Text:

"Cynthia Jane Haslet was born in Pittsburg Pennsylvania the fourteenth day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and nineteen"

Shared note: Birth state from son Francis' 1880 Census entry.
MarriageJohn Wakefield WithingtonView this family
March 3, 1839 (aged 19 years)
Citation details:

Marriage Entry

Date of entry in original source: April 22, 2010
Text:

"John W Withington and Cynthia Jane Haslet was married in Mill Hall Clinton County State of Pennsylvania the third day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty nine"

Birth of a son
#1
William W. Withington
December 6, 1839 (aged 20 years)
Citation details:

Birth Entry

Date of entry in original source: May 1, 2010
Text:

"William Withington was born in Mill Hall Clinton County State of Pennsylvania the sixth day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty nine"

Note: Family Bible does not list any middle initial, although his military records and his personal letters do.
Census 1840 (aged 20 years)
Citation details:

Year: 1840; Census Place: Bald Eagle, Clinton, Pennsylvania; Roll 450; Page: 342; Image: 695; Family History Library Film: 0020540.

Date of entry in original source: April 22, 2010
Note:

Household consists of: Males: 1(<5), 1(20-30) Females: 1(20-30)

Note: John Withington (husband's) household. She is the Free White Female, 20-29.
Birth of a son
#2
George Withington
September 23, 1841 (aged 22 years)
Citation details:

Birth Entry

Date of entry in original source: April 26, 2010
Text:

"George Withington was born in Mill Hall Clinton County State of Pennsylvania the twenty third day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty one"

Shared note:

1 Child Unknown wife

Birth of a son
#3
Francis Edward Withington
October 8, 1843 (aged 24 years)
Citation details:

Birth Entry

Date of entry in original source: April 22, 2010
Text:

"Francis Edward Withington was born in Shirleysburg Huntingdon County State of Pennsylvania the eighth day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty three"

Birth of a daughter
#4
Sarah Ellen Withington
November 13, 1845 (aged 26 years)
Citation details:

Birth Entry

Date of entry in original source: May 1, 2010
Text:

"Sarah Ellen Withington was born in Shirleysburg Huntingdon County State of Pennsylvania the thirteenth day of November one thousand eight hundred forty five"

Birth of a daughter
#5
Julia Catherine Withington
July 13, 1847 (aged 27 years)
Citation details:

Birth Entry

Date of entry in original source: May 1, 2010
Text:

"Julia Catherine Withington was born in Shirleysburg Huntingdon County State of Pennsylvania the thirteeth day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty seven"

Birth of a son
#6
Thomas Haslet Withington
September 6, 1849 (aged 30 years)
Citation details:

Birth Entry

Date of entry in original source: May 1, 2010
Text:

"Thomas Haslet Withington was born in Shirleysburg Huntingdon County State of Pennsylvania the sixth day of Sept in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty nine"

Death of a daughterJulia Catherine Withington
August 16, 1850 (aged 31 years)
Citation details:

Death Entry

Date of entry in original source: May 1, 2010
Text:

"Julia Catherine Withington departed this life the sixteenth day of August 1850 in Shirleysburg Huntingdon County Pennsylvania 'Early, bright, transient, chaste as morning dew She sparkled, was exhaled, and went to heaven' "

Census 1850 (aged 30 years)
Citation details:

Year: 1850; Census Place: Shirleysburg, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M432_784; Page: 172B; Image: 346; Dwelling: 21; Family: 24.

Date of entry in original source: April 22, 2010
Birth of a son
#7
Albert Owen Withington
June 12, 1852 (aged 32 years)
Citation details:

Birth Entry

Date of entry in original source: April 22, 2010
Text:

"Albert Owen Withington was born in Shirleysburg Huntingdon County State of Pennsylvania the twelfth day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty two"

Death of a husbandJohn Wakefield Withington
December 19, 1853 (aged 34 years)
Citation details:

Huntingdon County, Reel 670, Image 34 of 35. John W. Withington, white male, aged 38 years, died in December 1853 of Typhoid Fever in Shirleysburg Borough. Buried in Shirleysburg Burial Ground. Son of Peter and Mary Withington. Occupation: Tailor.

Date of entry in original source: March 9, 2019
Citation details:

Death Entry

Date of entry in original source: April 22, 2010
Text:

"John W Withington departed this life in Shirleysburg Pennsylvania the nineteenth day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty three"

Death of a sonAlbert Owen Withington
January 27, 1855 (aged 35 years)
Citation details:

Death Entry

Date of entry in original source: April 22, 2010
Text:

"Albert Owen Withington departed this life the twenty seventh day of January in Shirleysburg Pennsylvania in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty five He rests far from a world of grief and sin with god eternaly shut in"

Note: Quote is from a Methodist hymn (one of eleven that appeared in «i»Hymns for the Watch-night) «/i»which first appeared in 1749.
MarriageHenry BrewsterView this family
about 1856 (aged 36 years)
Date of entry in original source: April 22, 2010
Text:

"Henry, son of William and Margaret (Robinson) Brewster... in 1839 established a general store at Shirleysburg, continuing in successful business until 1853, when he retired, but continued his residence there until his death in 1880. He married (first) Nancy Campbell... She died in 1855... He married (second) a widow, Mrs. Withington, who did not long survive her marriage."

Death July 20, 1857 (aged 38 years)
Burial
Date of entry in original source: March 18, 2010
Text:

CYNTHIA JANE CONSORT OF HENRY BREWSTER E DIED JULY 20, 1857 AGED 38 YEARS

«i»Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord.«/i»

Family with John Wakefield Withington
husband
Nace/John Withington Shirleysburg Home.JPG
18151853
Birth: July 9, 1815 35Greenwood, Mifflin, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: December 19, 1853Shirleysburg, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
herself
Nace/Cynthia Withington Brewster Tombstone Location.JPG
18191857
Birth: July 14, 1819Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: July 20, 1857Shirleysburg, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
Marriage
Marriage: March 3, 1839Mill Hall, Clinton, Pennsylvania, USA
9 months
son
William W. Withington
18391907
Birth: December 6, 1839 24 20Mill Hall, Clinton, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: November 13, 1907Mount Union, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
22 months
son
Nace/George and Caroline Withington Tombstone.JPG
18411924
Birth: September 23, 1841 26 22Mill Hall, Clinton, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: August 6, 1924Newton Hamilton, Mifflin, Pennsylvania, USA
2 years
son
Francis Edward Withington
18431922
Birth: October 8, 1843 28 24Shirleysburg, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 19, 1922Petersburg, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
2 years
daughter
18451910
Birth: November 13, 1845 30 26Shirleysburg, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: March 12, 1910
20 months
daughter
Nace/Julia C Withington Tombstone.JPG
18471850
Birth: July 13, 1847 32 27Shirleysburg, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: August 16, 1850Shirleysburg, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
2 years
son
18491886
Birth: September 6, 1849 34 30Shirleysburg, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: December 1886Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, USA
3 years
son
Nace/Albert Withington Tombstone.JPG
18521855
Birth: June 12, 1852 36 32Shirleysburg, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: January 27, 1855Shirleysburg, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
Family with Henry Brewster
husband
Nace/Henry Brewster Tombstone.JPG
17981880
Birth: March 10, 1798
Death: October 31, 1880
herself
Nace/Cynthia Withington Brewster Tombstone Location.JPG
18191857
Birth: July 14, 1819Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: July 20, 1857Shirleysburg, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
Marriage
Marriage: about 1856Shirleysburg, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
BirthLetter from Shelby Torres to William D. Nace containing copies of pages from the John and Cynthia Withington Family Bible, 12/31/2009
Citation details:

Birth Entry

Date of entry in original source: April 22, 2010
Text:

"Cynthia Jane Haslet was born in Pittsburg Pennsylvania the fourteenth day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and nineteen"

MarriageLetter from Shelby Torres to William D. Nace containing copies of pages from the John and Cynthia Withington Family Bible, 12/31/2009
Citation details:

Marriage Entry

Date of entry in original source: April 22, 2010
Text:

"John W Withington and Cynthia Jane Haslet was married in Mill Hall Clinton County State of Pennsylvania the third day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty nine"

Census1840 United States Census
Citation details:

Year: 1840; Census Place: Bald Eagle, Clinton, Pennsylvania; Roll 450; Page: 342; Image: 695; Family History Library Film: 0020540.

Date of entry in original source: April 22, 2010
Note:

Household consists of: Males: 1(<5), 1(20-30) Females: 1(20-30)

Census1850 United States Census
Citation details:

Year: 1850; Census Place: Shirleysburg, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M432_784; Page: 172B; Image: 346; Dwelling: 21; Family: 24.

Date of entry in original source: April 22, 2010
MarriageA History of the Juniata Valley and its People, Vol III
Date of entry in original source: April 22, 2010
Text:

"Henry, son of William and Margaret (Robinson) Brewster... in 1839 established a general store at Shirleysburg, continuing in successful business until 1853, when he retired, but continued his residence there until his death in 1880. He married (first) Nancy Campbell... She died in 1855... He married (second) a widow, Mrs. Withington, who did not long survive her marriage."

BurialCynthia Jane Haslet Withington Brewster tombstone. Old Baptist Cemetery, Shirleysburg, PA, Latitude: 40.30340, Longitude: -77.87543; inspected by Cynthia N. Barnes 3/18/2010.
Date of entry in original source: March 18, 2010
Text:

CYNTHIA JANE CONSORT OF HENRY BREWSTER E DIED JULY 20, 1857 AGED 38 YEARS

«i»Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord.«/i»

BirthView

Birth state from son Francis' 1880 Census entry.

Census

John Withington (husband's) household. She is the Free White Female, 20-29.

Census

Household consists of: Males: 1(<5), 1(20-30) Females: 1(20-30)

Shared note
Media object
Note: Location of Cynthia Jane's tombstone as inspected in 2004 by William D. Nace.
Media object
Note: Broken pieces of Cynthia Jane's tombstone as inspected by William D. Nace in 2004.