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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)

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

Honor Roll: 39 Military Casualties in Wartime and Peacetime

"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

Honor Roll: 44 Accidental Work Deaths in the Manufacturing, Mining and Metals Industries

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"

128 Civil War Soldiers in the Family

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

Joseph and Elizabeth (Rowan) Hall of Maple Summit, 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

Charles Gaumer and wives of Somerset County, PA

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

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

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



David and Catherine (Ream) Jennings of Ursina, PA & Tama, IA

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

James William and Minerva (Bodkin) Minerd of Dunbar, PA

Henry and Matilda (Morton) Miner of Zanesville, OH & Attica, IN

Jesse B. and Anna (Krick) Foster of Monroeville, IN

John Willis and Maggie Viola (Sherwood) Krick of Paulding, OH

Joseph Clinton and Doris (Krick) Hertel of Van Wert, OH

Frank and Bessie (Hopwood) LaClair of Hopwood, PA

Joseph M. and Annie (White) Hopwood of Hopwood, PA

Simeon T. and Emma (White) Goff of Hopwood, PA

James and Eva Jane (Krick) Plumley of Convoy, OH

James "Alfred" and Nellie (Plumley) Krick of Fort Wayne, IN

Minor Crick and wives of Piggott, AR

Samuel and Sarah (Jennings) Bookman of Somerset & Bedford County, 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

Herbert M. and Florence (Rugg) Ream of Mill Run, PA

Aaron and Ida (Murray) Ritenour of Normalville, PA

Margaret Catherine "Maggie" (Miner) White Ramsell and husbands of Kalamazoo, MI

Jonathan and Elizabeth (Dull) Dumbauld of Somerset County, PA

Jacob and Mary Ann (Dull) Critchfield of Somerset County, PA

Jacob and Lucinda (Dull) Hauenstine of Licking County, OH

William and Margaret (Flick) Dull of Somerset County, PA

Samuel and Sarah Ann "Sally" (Dull) Saylor of Somerset County, PA & Rockwell, IA

John G. and Mary (Henry) Hartzell of Loudenville, WV

Simon and Eva Ann (Whipkey) Hartzell of Aleppo, PA

Jonas and Anna Elizabeth (Whipkey) Hartzell of Cameron, WV & Washington, PA

Stephen Decatur and Hannah (King) Hartzell of Illinois and Clay County, KS

Josiah and Mary (Hartzell) Holliday of West Virginia and Pennsylvania

Jacob and Hannah (Nicola) Younkin of Bucks & Somerset Counties, PA

William and Rachel (Gaumer) Bell of Adamsville, OH

Johann "Friedrich" and Catharina Barbara (Eisenhardt) Gaumer of Macungie, PA

Osborne Warren and Gertrude (Osler) Ream of Confluence, PA

John Rayman Jennings Jr. and wives of West Newton & Beaver Falls, PA

Heinrich "Henry" and Elisabetha (Gaumer) Schankweiler of Macungie, PA & Fayette, NY

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

Johann "Jacob" and Maria Catherine (Sowash) Gaumer Sr. of Somerset County, PA & Muskingum County, OH

Jacob and Elizabeth (Sturtz) Gaumer Jr. of Adamsville, OH 

John and Mary "Magdalena" (Shirer) Gaumer of Coshocton County, OH


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