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Your Guide to New or Revised Pages

The award-winning Minerd.com website is ever-changing and continually improving as new research discoveries are made and when cousins and others share their own precious treasures. To help you learn "what's new," this list shows either brand-new or substantially revised pages in the past several months.


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Bios (continued)


Hinerman Families of Greene County, PA & Marshall County, WV

Honor Roll: 49 Military Casualties

Civil War Battle of White Sulphur Springs, WV

Honor Roll: 47 Accidental Work Deaths in the Manufacturing, Mining and Metals Industries

Death on the Rails: 40 Railroad and Streetcar Accident Victims

The Mucho-Married Mayle/Male and Minard/Miner Families of the Chestnut Ridge Community of West Virginia and Eastern Ohio

"Selfies" - Your Invitation to Our 2017 National Family Reunion

Minerd.com Annual Review 2016

Braddock's Grave and Fort Necessity: Preserving Historic French & Indian War Landmarks in Southwestern Pennsylvania

Unknown Shelkey Faces - Photo Album

Missouri Pacific Lines Magazine - Edited by Edward H. McReynolds, Special Assistant to the President

Funeral of Civil War Veteran John V.S. Minerd, 1907 - Enlarged and Numbered

Younkin Feature Pages on Minerd.com

Younkin-Faidley Family Intermarriages

Delilah (Faidley) Younkin's Family Bible

A Mother's Lamentation Over the Heroin Overdose of a Beloved Step-son

'Burgh Nation: Pittsburgh's Enduring Legacy of Innovation

Younkin National Home-coming Reunion Archives: 1934 to 1941, Kingwood, PA

Tom Custer's Absent Legacy in American Pop Culture

At Rest: Lawrence Minerd in His Casket, 1935

At Rest: Virginia Minerd in Her Casket, 1916

Henry "K.O." Yutzy's Boxing Career

"Experiencing the EraBetween 1930 and 1957 - Special Memories Not to Be Forgotten" - A Memoir by Odger "Wayne" Miner

Hartzell/Younkin Family Intermarriages

Younkin Migrations to Kansas: 19th and Early 20th Century Pioneer Moves from Pennsylvania to Clay and Geary Counties in the "Sunflower State"

Oklahoma Rose - a Poem by Laura (Brown) Barnum

General Custer Family Album

Wreaths Placed at Younkin Civil War Graves in Farmington, PA

Seven Things Mama Never Told You - Afternoon Remarks at the 2015 National Junghen-Younkin Reunion

"Nett/Helen Letters" - Pioneer Correspondence Between Sisters Nettie (White) Bailey of Kansas and Helen (White) Clark of Missouri

Missouri Pacific Lines Magazine - Edited by Edward Harlan McReynolds

Who's Who 2015 Booklet

John Wiley and Mary Olive (Sprowls) Birch of Washington, PA

George W. and Nancy Elizabeth (Birch) Mattax of Washington, PA

Johann "Richard" and Mary Ann Gaumer of Somerset County, PA

Johann "Henry" and Margaret Gaumer of Somerset County, PA

Charles Gaumer and wives of Somerset County, PA

Abraham "Abram" and Mary Ann "Polly" (Haupt) Younkin of Somerset County, PA

Franklin and Mary (Minerd) Grim of Martelle, IA

Benjamin and Mary Rebecca (Day) Owen of Washington County, PA

Joseph and Elizabeth (Rowan) Hall of Maple Summit, PA

William and Louisa Ann (Ream) Wilkins of Fort Hill, PA

Otho and Marietta (Smith) Reams of Brookfield, MO

Levi and Hila (King) Ream of Ursina, PA & Osceola, IA

James A. and Eleanor (Colburn) Ream of Osceola, IA

Jesse B. and Julia Ann (Ream) Nicklow of Fayette County, PA

Henry T. Ream and wives of Omadi, NE

Jehu and Mary Ann (Ream) McMillan of Listonville, PA

Lydia Ann Ream of Ursina, PA

George T. and Catherine (Ream) Woods of Dakota City, NE

John Ream II of Ursina, PA

William and Rosanna (Ream) McMillan of Atlantic, IA 

Dr. Jonas and Martha (Pringey) Younkin of Somerset, PA & Iowa City, IA

John and Catharine (Minerd) Ream of Ursina, PA

Silas and Zobeida (Ream) Younkin of Wakefield, KS & Confluence, PA

Thomas and Barbara (Haines) Ream Sr. of Draketown, PA

Samuel W. and Mary (Rheims) Ream of Ursina, PA

Michael and Mary Anne (Ream) Weyand Sr. of Somerset, PA

John "Adam" and Maria "Catherine" (Gaumer) Sturtz of Somerset County, PA

Benjamin "Franklin" and Nellie (Thurston) Haney of Bridgeport, PA


Frank Miner and wives of Mill Run, PA

David and Lydia (Gaumer) Shirer of Flora, IN

Valentine and Catherine (Gaumer) Shirer Jr., of Adamsville, OH

William and Sarah (Swigert) Gaumer of Flora, IN

Valentine and Hester "Esther" (Gaumer) Shirer Jr. of Adamsville, OH

John and Rebecca (Gaumer) Wymer of Adamsville, OH

Daniel and Amelia (Wiscaver) Gaumer Jr. of Vinland, KS

Lebanon and Nancy (Reynolds) Gaumer of Plainfield, OH

Rev. George and Mary Anna (Kelly) Gaumer of Ohio and Pennsylvania

Jonathan and Mahala (Barrett) Gaumer of Adamsville, OH

Charles and Mahala (Kline) Gaumer of Lawrence, KS

Anthony and Catherine M. (Titus) Gaumer of Ohio and Illinois

Ira Clinton and Missouri (Younkin) Shumaker Sr. of Bethel Park & Hickory, PA

Mary (Mayle) Croston Hunter and husbands of Philippi, WV


George Riley Minard and wives of Philippi, WV

Howard and Margaret (McLaughlin) Minerd of Hunker, PA

William Thomas Minard and wives of Philippi, WV

Robert Henry and Mary Ann (Miner) Richter of Connellsville, PA

John R. and Susanna (Long) Kooser of East Liverpool, OH

John Scott and Marybelle (Minerd) Riley of Youngwood, PA

Arthur Earskin and Roberta (Estlick) White of Fredericktown, PA

John William and Effie (Hatfield) Miller of Preston County, WV

Charles Walter and Mary Todd (Jennings) Shipley of Ohiopyle, PA

Robert and Emma (Jennings) Linderman of Ohio Pyle, PA

George and Catherine (Younkin) Firestone of Cranberry Glade, PA

Levi and Catherine (Younkin) Christner of Normalville, PA

William Henry and Mary "Ellen" (Deryshire) Miner of Mauch Chunk (Jim Thorpe) & Philadelphia, PA

James "William" and Lillie (Fordyce) Minerd of Warren, OH

Joseph and Margaret "Peggy" (Younkin) Pringey of Bruceton Mills, WV

Jesse C. and Christina (Dull) Sweitzer of New Lexington, PA

Silas and Alice (Younkin) Gary of Erie, PA

Jennie (Minerd) Herrington Worrick and husbands of Uniontown, PA & Warren, OH

John and Elizabeth (Gaumer) Welker Sr. of Somerset County, PA & Knox County, OH

Howard Marion and Pleasant Valley (Thomas) Firestone Sr. of Uniontown, PA

John William and Catherine (Gillespie) Miner of Scio, OH

Daniel and Hannah (Baughman) Gaumer Sr. of Muskingum County, OH

Susanna (Gaumer) Sturtz Baughman and husbands of Muskingum & Knox Counties, OH


James and Elizabeth (Younkin) Andrews of Kingwood, PA & Milford, KS


Frederick and Margaret (Faidley) Dull of Ursina, PA

Josiah and Elizabeth (Ross) Dull of Rockwell, IA

John Harrison and Eliza Jane (Coble) Youngkin of Carbondale, IL

Harry O. and Pearl (Minerd) Millward of Leckrone, PA

David "Nesbit" and Caroline (Crumrine) Miner of Columbus, NE

John and Sarah (Saylor) Dull of Waterloo, IA

Hiram "Poke" and Margaret (Minard) Mayle of Philippi, WV

Daniel M. and Sarah (Miller) Pyles of Elizabeth, WV

Abraham Earlywine and Eva "Catherine" (Gasser) Sr. of Sand Hill, WV

Jacob and Catherine Earlywine of Sand Hill, WV

Jacob and Sarah "Salome" (Weimer) Younkin Jr. of Somerset County, PA

Neal and Anna Maria (Younkin) McNeill of Onawa, IA

David and Maria (Culver) Younkin of New Centerville, PA

Elijah and Ida May (Goodin) Krick of Monroeville, IN

George E. and Althea (Prinkey) Rowan of Mill Run, PA

Samuel and Lucy (Minard) Clark of Mt. Vernon, OH

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