Person:John Eames (20)

  1. Sarah Jane Eames1858 - 1914
  2. Mary EamesAbt 1859 - Aft 1891
  3. George EamesAbt 1860 - Aft 1891
  4. John Eames1863 - 1891
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Name John Eames
Gender Male
Birth? Aug 1863 Pennsylvania, United States
Death? 17 Dec 1891 Carbon, Pennsylvania, United States

John lived with his mother during the 1870 and 1880 US Federal Censuses.

  1.   EAMES, John, in Message Boards

    EAMES, John
    Jster2 (View posts)
    Posted: 06 Aug 2000 08:00AM
    Classification: Obituary
    Edited: 01 Jul 2001 01:38AM
    John Eames, a highly respected young man of this town, died at the residence of his mother, Mrs. Abbie Eames, on Thursday, aged twenty-eight years, three months and twenty-one days. Death was caused by typhoid pneumonia, superinduced by the grippe. His father, the late John Eames, died many years ago. Besides his mother he is survived by one brother and two sisters. The brother is George Eames and the sisters are Mrs. Erasmus Christenson and Mrs. Joseph Doleiden. The deceased was a member of the Sodi Lodge, No. 80, Knights of Pythias, which organization turned out in a body at the funeral, which took place this afternoon. Services were conducted at the house of Rev. A. M. Masonheimer.

    SOURCE: Mauch Chunk Coal Gazette of Friday, 12/18/1891, located in the "Weatherly News" column.

    Further notes: Emes and Ames are earlier spelling variations on this name. John Eames' mother was Abigail Lauchnor prior to marrying. Her parents were Philip and Salome (Nothstein) Lauchnor and Abigail was born in Heidelburg Twp., Lehigh Co. The Nothsteins were among the earliest settlers of Lower Carbon Co. Abigail's husband was listed as Joseph Emes in the census, and he was the son of David and Margaret Emes of Mahoning Twp. Carbon Co.