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)

Birth of a son
#1
Abraham Rorer
about 1820 (aged 22 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: 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 son
#2
Isaac Rorer
August 17, 1823 (aged 25 years)
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.
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: Males: 2(5-10), 1(30-40) Females: 2(<5), 1(10-15), 1(30-40)

Note: Name is spelled "Rhorer"
Birth of a son
#3
Jacob 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 daughter
#4
Sarah Rorer
about 1834 (aged 36 years)

Birth of a daughter
#5
Cath 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: 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 granddaughter
#1
Ann Rorer
about 1847 (aged 49 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Mary Rebecca Rorer
February 10, 1847 (aged 49 years)
Birth of a grandson
#3
Samuel 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 grandson
#4
William 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 grandson
#5
George 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 grandson
#6
David 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 grandson
#7
Jacob A. Rorer
about 1858 (aged 60 years)
Death of a sonJacob Rorer
July 26, 1858 (aged 60 years)

Birth of a grandson
#8
Harry 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 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 grandson
#9
Adam 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 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
Marriage: about 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: 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: 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: 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 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.