Person:Owen Follweiler (1)

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Owen Henry Clay Follweiler
m. 1 Aug 1843
  1. Owen Henry Clay Follweiler1844 - 1889
  2. Emma Rebecca Follweiler1846 - 1918
  3. Dama Follweiler1848 - Aft 1912
  4. Jane Follweiler1851 - 1912
  5. Polly E FollweilerAbt 1854 - Aft 1912
  6. Anson Follweiler1857 - 1949
  7. Amanda FollweilerAbt 1861 - Aft 1940
  • HOwen Henry Clay Follweiler1844 - 1889
  • W.  Elizabeth Shugars (add)
Facts and Events
Name Owen Henry Clay Follweiler
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 10 Feb 1844 Lynn, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States
Death[1][2] 11 Oct 1889 Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States


Rootsweb posting says "Owen H.C. the oldest son of Daniel, was a carpenter up till the time of his marriage, after which he was an engineer on the Phila. and Reading railroad." Source:History of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, and a genealogical and biographical record of its families says "Started Hoffman and Follweiler. Learned cabinet making from W A Reimert at New Tripoli, in his employ for 6 years." W A Reimert was the husband of Owen's sister Jane.

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Reitz, James Jefferson. Family history and record book of the descendants of Johan Friedrich Reitz: the pioneer who landed at Philadelphia, Pa. September 7, 1748. (Allentown), 123.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Hollenbach, Raymond E. Follweiler Family of Eastern Pennsylvania.