Samuel Rorer, 17971865 (aged 67 years)

Name
Samuel /Rorer/
Given names
Samuel
Surname
Rorer
Birth November 26, 1797 22 22
Date of entry in original source: May 8, 2010
Note: Birthdate is calculated from tombstone information.
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Rorer
between 1804 and 1810 (aged 12 years)

Citation details: Year: 1820; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M33_104; Page: 25; Image: 37.
Date of entry in original source: May 12, 2010
Note: Household shows two females between the ages of 10 and 16.
Birth of a sisterMary Rorer
between 1804 and 1810 (aged 12 years)

Citation details: Year: 1820; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M33_104; Page: 25; Image: 37.
Date of entry in original source: May 12, 2010
Note: Household shows two females between the ages of 10 and 16.
MarriageMargaret UnknownView this family
about 1819 (aged 21 years)

Census 1820 (aged 22 years)
Citation details: Year: 1820; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M33_104; Page: 25; Image: 37.
Date of entry in original source: May 9, 2010
Note: Household consists of:

Household consists of: Males: 1(16-26) Females: 1(<10), 1(10-16), 1(16-26) 1 person engaged in agriculture

Note: Name is listed as "Samuel Rorer Junior"
Occupation
Farmer
1820 (aged 22 years)
Citation details: Year: 1820; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M33_104; Page: 25; Image: 37.
Date of entry in original source: May 12, 2010
Note: One person engaged in agriculture.
Birth of a sonAbraham Rorer
about 1820 (aged 22 years)

Birth of a sonIsaac Rorer
August 17, 1823 (aged 25 years)
Date of entry in original source: June 16, 2010
Note: Birthdate is calculated from tombstone information.

Birth state from daughter Mary's 1880 Census entry.

Death of a fatherSamuel Rorer
about April 25, 1825 (aged 27 years)

Census 1830 (aged 32 years)
Citation details: 1830 U S Census: Shirleysburg, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, Page: 125; NARA Roll: M19-166; Family History Film: 0020640.
Date of entry in original source: May 9, 2010
Note: Household consists of:

Household consists of: Males: 2(5-10), 1(30-40) Females: 2(<5), 1(10-15), 1(30-40)

Note: Name is spelled "Rhorer"
Birth of a sonJacob Rorer
January 29, 1831 (aged 33 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 daughterSarah Rorer
about 1834 (aged 36 years)

Birth of a daughterCath Rorer
about 1838 (aged 40 years)

Census 1840 (aged 42 years)
Citation details: Year: 1840; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll 462; Page: 274; Image: 558; Family History Library Film: 0020546.
Date of entry in original source: May 9, 2010
Note: Household consists of:

Household consists of: Males: 1(5-10), 2(15-20), 1(40-50) Females: 2(<5), 1(5-10), 1(10-15), 1(15-20), 1(20-30), 1(40-50)

Note: Name is spelled "Roarer".
Birth of a granddaughterAnn Rorer
about 1847 (aged 49 years)

Birth of a granddaughterMary Rebecca Rorer
February 10, 1847 (aged 49 years)
Birth of a grandsonSamuel Rorer
about 1849 (aged 51 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 52 years)
Citation details: Year: 1850; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M432_784; Page: 191A; Image: 383, Dwelling: 204; Family: 206.
Date of entry in original source: May 8, 2010
Note: Real Estate value is $6000.
Occupation
Farmer
1850 (aged 52 years)
Citation details: Year: 1850; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M432_784; Page: 191A; Image: 383, Dwelling: 204; Family 206.
Date of entry in original source: May 8, 2010
Birth of a grandsonWilliam Rorer
about 1851 (aged 53 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 grandsonGeorge Rorer
April 7, 1853 (aged 55 years)

Date of entry in original source: May 9, 2010
Note: Birthdate is calculated from tombstone information.
Birth of a grandsonDavid Charles Rorer
about 1855 (aged 57 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.
Birth of a grandsonJacob A. Rorer
about 1858 (aged 60 years)
Death of a sonJacob Rorer
July 26, 1858 (aged 60 years)

Birth of a grandsonHarry Rorer
about 1859 (aged 61 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 62 years)
Citation details: Year: 1860; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M653_1115; Page: 534; Image: 540; Family History Library Film: 805115; Dwelling: 203; Family: 200.
Date of entry in original source: May 8, 2010
Note: Also living in household are Ellen (age 8) and John (age 6). Grandchildren? Possibly children of J…

Also living in household are Ellen (age 8) and John (age 6). Grandchildren? Possibly children of Jacob who died in 1858.

Occupation
Farmer
1860 (aged 62 years)
Citation details: Year: 1860; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M653_1115; Page: 534; Image: 540; Family History Library Film: 805115; Dwelling: 203; Family: 200.
Date of entry in original source: May 8, 2010
Birth of a grandsonAdam Rorer
about 1861 (aged 63 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 motherBarbara Unknown

Death October 9, 1865 (aged 67 years)

Burial
Date of entry in original source: May 8, 2010
Text:

SAMUEL RORER Died Oct. 9, 1865 aged 67yrs.10mo.13d.

Family with parents
father
17751825
Birth: before 1775
Death: about April 25, 1825
mother
Marriage Marriage
sister
himself
Nace/Samuel Rorer Tombstone.JPG
17971865
Birth: November 26, 1797 22 22Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: October 9, 1865
13 years
younger sister
7 years
younger sister
Family with Margaret Unknown
himself
Nace/Samuel Rorer Tombstone.JPG
17971865
Birth: November 26, 1797 22 22Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: October 9, 1865
wife
Nace/Margaret Rorer Tombstone.JPG
17961867
Birth: October 31, 1796
Death: September 24, 1867
Marriage Marriageabout 1819
2 years
son
1820
Birth: about 1820 22 23
Death:
4 years
son
Nace/Isaac Rorer Tombstone.JPG
18231890
Birth: August 17, 1823 25 26Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 15, 1890Otelia, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
8 years
son
Nace/Jacob Rorer Tombstone.JPG
18311858
Birth: January 29, 1831 33 34
Death: July 26, 1858
4 years
daughter
1834
Birth: about 1834 36 37
Death:
5 years
daughter
1838
Birth: about 1838 40 41
Death:
BirthSamuel and Margaret Rorer tombstones. Germany Valley Cemetery, Shirleysburg, PA, Latitude: ___, Longitude: ___; inspected by Cynthia N. Barnes 3/18/2010.
Date of entry in original source: May 8, 2010
Note: Birthdate is calculated from tombstone information.
Census1820 United States Census
Citation details: Year: 1820; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M33_104; Page: 25; Image: 37.
Date of entry in original source: May 9, 2010
Note: Household consists of:

Household consists of: Males: 1(16-26) Females: 1(<10), 1(10-16), 1(16-26) 1 person engaged in agriculture

Occupation1820 United States Census
Citation details: Year: 1820; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M33_104; Page: 25; Image: 37.
Date of entry in original source: May 12, 2010
Note: One person engaged in agriculture.
Census1830 United States Census
Citation details: 1830 U S Census: Shirleysburg, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, Page: 125; NARA Roll: M19-166; Family History Film: 0020640.
Date of entry in original source: May 9, 2010
Note: Household consists of:

Household consists of: Males: 2(5-10), 1(30-40) Females: 2(<5), 1(10-15), 1(30-40)

Census1840 United States Census
Citation details: Year: 1840; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll 462; Page: 274; Image: 558; Family History Library Film: 0020546.
Date of entry in original source: May 9, 2010
Note: Household consists of:

Household consists of: Males: 1(5-10), 2(15-20), 1(40-50) Females: 2(<5), 1(5-10), 1(10-15), 1(15-20), 1(20-30), 1(40-50)

Census1850 United States Census
Citation details: Year: 1850; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M432_784; Page: 191A; Image: 383, Dwelling: 204; Family: 206.
Date of entry in original source: May 8, 2010
Note: Real Estate value is $6000.
Occupation1850 United States Census
Citation details: Year: 1850; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M432_784; Page: 191A; Image: 383, Dwelling: 204; Family 206.
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: 534; Image: 540; Family History Library Film: 805115; Dwelling: 203; Family: 200.
Date of entry in original source: May 8, 2010
Note: Also living in household are Ellen (age 8) and John (age 6). Grandchildren? Possibly children of J…

Also living in household are Ellen (age 8) and John (age 6). Grandchildren? Possibly children of Jacob who died in 1858.

Occupation1860 United States Census
Citation details: Year: 1860; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll M653_1115; Page: 534; Image: 540; Family History Library Film: 805115; Dwelling: 203; Family: 200.
Date of entry in original source: May 8, 2010
BurialSamuel and Margaret Rorer tombstones. Germany Valley Cemetery, Shirleysburg, PA, Latitude: ___, Longitude: ___; inspected by Cynthia N. Barnes 3/18/2010.
Date of entry in original source: May 8, 2010
Text:

SAMUEL RORER Died Oct. 9, 1865 aged 67yrs.10mo.13d.

Birth

Birthdate is calculated from tombstone information.

Census

Name is listed as "Samuel Rorer Junior"

Census

Household consists of: Males: 1(16-26) Females: 1(<10), 1(10-16), 1(16-26) 1 person engaged in agriculture

Occupation

One person engaged in agriculture.

Census

Name is spelled "Rhorer"

Census

Household consists of: Males: 2(5-10), 1(30-40) Females: 2(<5), 1(10-15), 1(30-40)

Census

Name is spelled "Roarer".

Census

Household consists of: Males: 1(5-10), 2(15-20), 1(40-50) Females: 2(<5), 1(5-10), 1(10-15), 1(15-20), 1(20-30), 1(40-50)

Census

Real Estate value is $6000.

Census

Also living in household are Ellen (age 8) and John (age 6). Grandchildren? Possibly children of Jacob who died in 1858.

Media object
Note: Samuel Rorer's tombstone in Germany Valley Cemetery, Shirleysburg, PA.
Media object
Note: Samuel and Margaret Rorer's tombstones.