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Re: Henry Faith, Somerset and Indiana Co., PA
Posted by: Timothy Simpson (ID *****2817) Date: December 01, 2006 at 03:35:17
In Reply to: Henry Faith, Somerset and Indiana Co., PA by elizabeth mcintyre of 283

Some notes FYI:

Res: 1830 Somerset Co PA; 1840 Indiana Co PA

1850 Indiana Co PA White Twp
22/301/304 1 Aug 1850
Faith, Henry 50 m farmer PA
       Elizabeth 45 f can'r r/w PA
       William 19 m PA
       Elizabeth 18 (or 15?) f PA
       David 12 m sch PA
       Jacob 10 m sch PA
       Michael 8 m sch PA
       Mary A 3 f PA

1860 Indiana Co PA Rayne Twp PO Indiana PA
300/1112/1102 3 July 1860
Faith, William 28 m farmer 300/150 PA can't r&w
       Elizabeth 31 f PA
       Maria E (4 or 1?) PA
       David 22 m farmer laborer PA

1860 Indiana Co PA Rayne Twp
309/1251/1237 9 July 1860
Faith, Henry 60? m farmer 1000/400 PA
       Elizabeth 55 f PA
       Michael 17 m farm laborer PA
       Mary H 13 f PA sch
       John 9 m PA sch

1870 PA Index Pennsylvania (West) - Census Index of Western Counties
Michael Faith 25 m w PA Indiana Co PA Blacklick Twp 1350 31

1870 PA Index Pennsylvania (West) - Census Index of Western Counties
Henry Faith 60 m w PA Indiana Co PA Rayne Twp 1351 332

1870 PA Index Pennsylvania (West) - Census Index of Western Counties
William Faith 38 m w PA Indiana Co PA Rayne Twp 1351 333

RE: William Faith b 15 Dec 1831 Somerset Co PA, s/o Henry and Elizabeth (Barnhart) Faith; md 18 April 1853 in Indiana Co PA to Elizabeth Huber (b 9 May 1828 Bedford Co PA, d/o Jacob Huber & Elizabeth William). Children: Maria, Sarah C, William, Harriet, Jacob.
William Faith, private, Co F 74 PA (4 Mar 1865 - 29 Aug 1865). William had 2 bros in service: Michael & David. "His grandfather, Jacob Faith, served in the war of 1812."
See Cambria County, Pennsylvania Genealogy... vol 2 pg 1219 (Hardesty, 1898)

RE: David T Faith b 13 Nov 1837 Somerset Co PA s/o Henry Faith and Elizabeth Barnhart. David md 1st in 1847 to Elizabeth J Holmes (b 15 Sept 1840 d 30 Aug 1889) - 7 ch: John, William, Jacob, Samuel E, Daniel, Clara, Martha M. Md 2nd to Susannah Nolf (b 4 Sept 1854), on 4 July 1890 White Twp, Indiana Co PA; 2 ch: Mary, Daisy.
David Faith, private, Co K 105 PA (March 1862 - Aug 1862). Re-enlisted March 1865 Co F 74 PA (also promoted to corporal); honorably discharged August, 1865. Had 2 bros in service, Michael and William in Co. F. Michael was in 105 PA Vol Inf Co K. His grandfather Jacob Faith served in the Black Rock war.
See Cambria County, Pennsylvania Genealogy.... vol 2 pp 1218-1219

RE: David Tipton Faith - Phyllis Reichenbach shared some info with me including his obit (Indiana Evening Gazette; Indiana PA 14 Aug 1911) and other newspaper articles, civil war info, and 1900 census reading.
David Tipton Faith d 12 Aug 1911 Indiana PA, ill 2 yrs, age 74; s/o Henry & Elizabeth Faith; born & raised in Rayne Twp; married Miss Elizabeth Askins of Rayne Twp who d ca 22 yrs ago. 6 ch of that union surv: Jacob Faith of Pittsburgh, William Faith of Greensburg, Edward Faith of Sharpsburg, Daniel Faith of White Twp, Mrs. Clara Warden of Greensburg, Mrs. Tillie Ruffner of Onberg. He md 2nd to Susan Reitz of Marchand, had 2 daus: Mary and Daisy Faith at home. Surv. by 2nd wife and these siblings: "Mrs Mary Ann Schrader, of East Church Street, Mrs Elizabeth Wallace of Homer City and John Faith of White Township." Civil War Co K, 105 Pa Vol Inf. GAR Post 28.
Funeral Evangelical Church; bd Greenwood Cem (actually bd Oakland Cem, White twp?)
Note: Susannah Reitz nee Nolf, d/o Farion Nolf & Susannah Thomas; 1st md to William Reitz (see 1880 Oliver, Jefferson Co PA).
Susannah b 4 Sept 1854, md David T Faith 4 July 1890 Indiana Co PA. See also 1900 census: Borough of Indiana, Indiana Co PA ed 57.

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