Nathan Dietz

M, #11199, b. 28 April 1846, d. 19 September 1924
  • Last Edited: 30 Jun 2017
  • Nathan Dietz was born on 28 April 1846, Schuylkill County, PA.1,2
  • He was the son of Michael Dietz and Hanna Klinger.
  • Nathan Dietz married Maria Knorr, daughter of David Knorr and Anna Maria Kissinger, circa 1868.3
  • In 1900 Nathan and Maria were living in Upper Mahantongo Township, Schuylkill County, PA, where he worked on a farm. He and Maria had been married 32 years and had given birth to 2 children, both of whom were then living.3
  • At the time of the 1910 Census, Nathan, Maria, and their son "Monore" were living on a family farm in Upper Mahantongo Township, Schuylkill County.4
  • In 1920 Nathan was a farmer living in Upper Mahantongo Township, Schuylkill County, PA.5
  • Nathan Dietz died on 19 September 1924, Klingerstown, Schuylkill County, PA, at age 78.6,1,7,2
  • He was buried on 23 September 1924, at Salem Church, Rough and Ready, Schuylkill County, PA.8,2

Children of Nathan Dietz and Maria Knorr

Citations

  1. [S166] Carol (Gipple) Moyer, 2002.
  2. [S1062] Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, Number 92109.
  3. [S285] 1900 U.S. Census, Upper Mahantongo Twp., Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania; Roll: T623 1486; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 211.
  4. [S199] 1910 Census, Upper Mahantongo Township, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1419; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 106; Image: 317.
  5. [S192] 1920 US Census, Upper Mahantongo Twp., Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1652; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 147; Image: 984.
  6. [S2] M.A. Schwalm, "Dietz."
  7. [S195] Phillip A. Rice and Jean A. Dellock, Herb's Church, Schuylkill County Pennsylvania Archives vol. I, p. 78.
  8. [S60] Joseph A. Meiser Jr. and Sarah Roadarmel Meiser, Schuylkill County Burials, vol. I, p. 54.
  9. [S195] Phillip A. Rice and Jean A. Dellock, Herb's Church, Schuylkill County Pennsylvania Archives vol. I, p. 38.
  10. [S195] Phillip A. Rice and Jean A. Dellock, Herb's Church, Schuylkill County Pennsylvania Archives vol. I, p. 44.

Maria Knorr

F, #11200, b. 8 August 1838, d. 15 August 1923
  • Last Edited: 23 Apr 2011

Children of Maria Knorr and Nathan Dietz

Citations

  1. [S304] Lawrence Berger-Knorr, "Alexander Klinger Database," November 15, 2005.
  2. [S195] Phillip A. Rice and Jean A. Dellock, Herb's Church, Schuylkill County Pennsylvania Archives vol. I.
  3. [S285] 1900 U.S. Census, Upper Mahantongo Twp., Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania; Roll: T623 1486; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 211.
  4. [S60] Joseph A. Meiser Jr. and Sarah Roadarmel Meiser, Schuylkill County Burials, vol. I, p. 54.
  5. [S195] Phillip A. Rice and Jean A. Dellock, Herb's Church, Schuylkill County Pennsylvania Archives vol. I, p. 38.
  6. [S195] Phillip A. Rice and Jean A. Dellock, Herb's Church, Schuylkill County Pennsylvania Archives vol. I, p. 44.

David Knorr

M, #11201, b. 27 August 1809, d. 1885
  • Last Edited: 2 Jan 2019

Children of David Knorr and Anna Maria Kissinger

  • Sallie Knorr2 b. 1829
  • Engilina Knorr+ b. 29 Jun 1833, d. 17 Mar 1879
  • Henry Knorr+7 b. 2 Jan 1835, d. 5 Jan 1901
  • Susannah Knorr+2 b. 1836
  • Maria Knorr+ b. 8 Aug 1838, d. 15 Aug 1923
  • George Knorr2 b. 1840
  • David J. Knorr2 b. 6 Jun 1842, d. 6 Aug 1875
  • Daniel Knorr2 b. 1843
  • Elizabeth Knorr2 b. 1845

Children of David Knorr and Hanna Klinger

  • Irvin Knorr4
  • Peter Knorr4 b. 15 Nov 1860, d. 15 Mar 1922
  • Lydia Knorr4 b. 28 Jun 1863
  • Savilla Knorr4 b. 1868
  • Sylestia Knorr4 b. Feb 1870
  • Hannah Knorr4 b. 1871
  • Aaron C. Knorr4 b. 1875, d. 1947

Citations

  1. [S166] Carol (Gipple) Moyer, 2002.
  2. [S304] Lawrence Berger-Knorr, "Alexander Klinger Database," November 15, 2005.
  3. [S336] Gratz Historical Society, Comprehensive History of Gratz, p. 316.
  4. [S307] Bruce Travis Hall, "Klinger Family Database," January 20, 2003.
  5. [S805] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/30033320/david-knorr
  6. [S60] Joseph A. Meiser Jr. and Sarah Roadarmel Meiser, Schuylkill County Burials, p.66.
  7. [S147] Irwin R. Klinger, Klinger's Church History, pt. II, p. 66.

Mark Klinger Matter

M, #11205, b. 8 April 1914, d. 22 April 1985
  • Last Edited: 19 Jun 2005

Children of Mark Klinger Matter and Arlene Amanda Hartman

  • Kirby Douglas Matter1
  • Marilyn Arlene Matter1
  • Mark Kevin Matter1

Citations

  1. [S16] Matter Genealogy, online http://aqua.dev.uga.edu/~lebo/matter_geno.html#elizam

Marlin Eugene Matter

M, #11207, b. 21 June 1920, d. 1 December 1983
  • Last Edited: 22 Oct 2006
  • Marlin Eugene Matter also went by the name of Red.1
  • He was born on 21 June 1920.
  • He was the son of Harvey Jeremiah Matter and Ronnie Druella Klinger.
  • Marlin Eugene Matter married Mildred P. Hoffman on 15 November 1940, MD.1
  • Marlin Eugene Matter died on 1 December 1983, at age 63.1
  • He was buried at Riverview Memorial Gardens, Halifax, Dauphin County, PA.1

Children of Marlin Eugene Matter and Mildred P. Hoffman

  • Richard Eugene Matter+1 b. 19 Jul 1940, d. 28 Nov 1980
  • Earl Leroy Matter1
  • Kim Lamarr Matter1
  • James Lee Matter1
  • Janet Louise Matter1

Citations

  1. [S16] Matter Genealogy, online http://aqua.dev.uga.edu/~lebo/matter_geno.html#elizam

Mildred P. Hoffman

F, #11208, b. 8 October 1920, d. 1 November 1996
  • Last Edited: 6 Jul 2005

Children of Mildred P. Hoffman and Marlin Eugene Matter

  • Richard Eugene Matter+1 b. 19 Jul 1940, d. 28 Nov 1980
  • Earl Leroy Matter1
  • Kim Lamarr Matter1
  • James Lee Matter1
  • Janet Louise Matter1

Citations

  1. [S16] Matter Genealogy, online http://aqua.dev.uga.edu/~lebo/matter_geno.html#elizam

Ruth Naomi Matter

F, #11209, b. 12 February 1926, d. 16 September 2018
  • Last Edited: 24 Sep 2018
  • Ruth Naomi Matter was born on 12 February 1926, Millersburg, Dauphin County, PA.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Harvey Jeremiah Matter and Ronnie Druella Klinger.
  • Ruth Naomi Matter married Charles Burton Cook, son of Charles William Cook and Barbara Elizabeth Dietrich.1
  • Ruth Naomi Matter died on 16 September 2018, Elysburg, Northumberland County, PA, at age 92.2
  • Newspaper obituary:
    ELYSBURG - Ruth Naomi Cook, 92, of Elysburg, passed away Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, at her residence.
    She was born Feb. 12, 1926, in Millersburg, a daughter of the late Harvey J. and Ronie D. (Klinger) Matter.
    She graduated from Millersburg High School Class of 1943.
    Ruth worked at Nedrich Manufacturing Co., Elizabethville, where she met her husband, Charles "Boom" Cook. They then moved to Elysburg where she worked at Knoebels Amusement Resort for more than 40 years, primarily as the manager of the funnel cake stand.
    She was known for her cooking. Ruth enjoyed traveling, camping and watching sports. She spent many winters in Florida with her husband. She was a member of Lykens Chapter of Eastern Star and the Elysburg Presbyterian Church.
    Ruth is survived by a sister, Winifred Gould and her husband, James, of Hershey; as well as several nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews.
    In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by three brothers; Mark, Marlin, and Leroy Matter; and a sister, Mary Blasser.
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    COOK - Ruth Naomi Cook, 92, of Elysburg. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Elysburg Presbyterian Church, 320 W. Valley Ave., Elysburg with her pastor, the Rev. Matthew Young officiating. Burial will follow in All Saints Cemetery. The family will receive friends 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Allen R. Horne Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 193 McIntyre Road, Catawissa, and 10 a.m. until the time of service Friday at the church. Eastern Star services will be held at 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers contributions in Ruth's memory may be sent to , 3551 N. Broad St., Philadelphia 19140, Elysburg Presbyterian Church, 320 W. Valley Ave, Elysburg 17824, or , 101 N. Centre St. #308, Pottsville 17901. Family and friends may send online condolences to allenrhornefuneralhome.com. The Allen R. Horne Funeral Home and Cremation Services is handling arrangements.
    Published in The News Item on Sept. 18, 2018.2
  • She was buried on 21 September 2018, at All Saints Cemetery, Elysburg, Northumberland County, PA.3

Citations

  1. [S16] Matter Genealogy, online http://aqua.dev.uga.edu/~lebo/matter_geno.html#elizam
  2. [S1147] Online Obituary, Online obituary for Ruth N. Cook, Shamokin News Item, September 18, 2018; http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/newsitem/obituary.aspx
  3. [S805] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/153796886/…

Charles Burton Cook

M, #11210, b. 14 December 1924, d. 9 August 2001
  • Last Edited: 24 Sep 2018

Citations

  1. [S805] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/153796838/…
  2. [S16] Matter Genealogy, online http://aqua.dev.uga.edu/~lebo/matter_geno.html#elizam

Mary Elizabeth Matter

F, #11211, b. 9 February 1928, d. 20 December 1999
  • Last Edited: 27 Dec 2013
  • Mary Elizabeth Matter was born on 9 February 1928.
  • She was the daughter of Harvey Jeremiah Matter and Ronnie Druella Klinger.
  • Mary Elizabeth Matter died on 20 December 1999, at age 71.1
  • She was buried at Oak Hill Cemetery, Millersburg, Dauphin County, PA.1

Children of Mary Elizabeth Matter and Mark Ray Blasser

  • Ann Blasser2
  • Andrew Blasser2
  • Beth Blasser2

Citations

  1. [S16] Matter Genealogy, online http://aqua.dev.uga.edu/~lebo/matter_geno.html#elizam
  2. [S1009] Mark Ray Blasser Obituary, December 17, 2013.