Memorial of John Wakefield

Memorial of John Wakefield

Memorial of John Wakefield



John Wakefield was the son of George and Rebecca Howard (Passmore) Wakefield. He was the husband of Margaret (Snyder) Wakefield. He was 65 years, 8 months and 18 days old at the time of his death.

Wakefield, Homer, M.D. Wakefield Memorial, c1897, Pgs. 255-256

"John Wakefield, son of George and Rebecca H. (Passmore) Wakefield, grandson of John Wakefield, born July 7, 1789, in Oliver Township, Mifflin County, Penn. He was a farmer and had a 330 acre farm at Germany Valley, Shirley Township, Huuntingdon County, Penn. until 1850, when he moved to Manor Hill, Penn. He joined the Methodist Episcopal church. He was a "strictly honest man, whose advice was often sought by others." He married at Reedsville, Mifflin County, Penn., Margaret Snyder, daughter of Henry and Mary (Smelker) Snyder, who was born November 11, 1794, and died in Shirley Township, December 30, 1879. He died January 24, 1854, at Manor Hill, Huntingdon County, Penn.


Given names Surname Sosa Birth Place Death Age Place Last change
John Wakefield
May 7, 1789
232 Oliver Township, Mifflin, Pennsylvania, USA
1 January 24, 1854
167 64 Manor Hill, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
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