Individual Notes

Note for:   Carrie Mary Hafer,   10 NOV 1892 - JUN 1983         Index

Burial:   
     Date:   UNKNOWN
     Place:   St. Johns Cemetery, Wernersville, Berks, PA

Individual Note:
     Info source:
-Berks County Courthouse Marriage Index 34 731
-1900 Census Data
-Dick Hafer

Individual Notes

Note for:   Carroll "Carl" Richard Hafer,   29 JUL 1911 - 27 JUN 1989         Index

Burial:   
     Date:   UNKNOWN
     Place:   Forest Hills Cemetery, Exeter, Berks, PA

Individual Note:
     Info source:
-Dr. Edward H. Wiser, 404 Dixie Trail, Raleigh, NC, 27607. November3 , 1997.
-Paul Crow, Sinking Spring, PA, FISCHER19C@@aol.com Records from Sch w artzwald UCC Church indicated baptism on 4/8/1912.
-Obituary of brother, Lloyd.
Resided in West Wyomissing.

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-Berks County Courthouse Marriage Index 123 302

Individual Notes

Note for:   Catharine "Kitty" F. Hafer,   13 JUL 1824 - 22 APR 1852         Index

Burial:   
     Date:   UNKNOWN
     Place:   Ohlinger Family Graveyard, Berks, PA

Individual Note:
     Info Source:
-"Unidentified Burial Grounds...a list of burials gathered from vario u s sources...(Heller family site, Ruscombmanor Twp)."
-Jeanne M. Reeser, 35 Parkview Lane, Ormond Beach, FL 32174. Info from her tree data.
Christened 9/26/1824 at Oley Reformed Church, Oley Twp., Berks, PA

-Robin Hassler
      30 F ix. Catherine F. Hafer [1843] 2 was born on Jul 13, 1824 in Exeter Twp., Berks Co., PA,2 died on Apr 22, 1852 in Ruscombmanor Twp., Berks Co., PA2 at age 27, and was buried in Ohlinger Family Graveyard, Berks Co., PA.2 Another name for Catherine was Kitty.
General Notes: Married Peter Heller.

Individual Notes

Note for:   Catharine "Kitty" Ann Hafer,   21 JUN 1837 - 2 SEP 1856         Index

Baptism:   
     Date:   1 OCT 1837
     Place:   Trinity Lutheran, Berks, PA

Burial:   
     Date:   UNKNOWN
     Place:   Schwarzwald Cemetery, Jacksonwald, Berks, PA

Individual Note:
     Info source:
-Historical and Biographical Annals of Berks County, PA. Morton L. M o ntgomery, 1909, p. 581
-1850 Census, p. 369 Exeter Twp.
-Betty Burdan
Amelia and Daniel are buried at the Schwarzwald Ref. Church Cemeteryi n Exeter Twp., Berks Co...Section II Row 2
Catherine is buried in Section V Row 15
-Guy L. Bierman, Found on Ancestry.com

Individual Notes

Note for:   Catharine "Kate" Hafer,   15 JUN 1845 - 31 JUL 1897         Index

Burial:   
     Date:   UNKNOWN
     Place:   Bern Cemetery, Bern, Berks, PA

Individual Note:
     Info source:
-Anna Ruth Salzman, 821 Glen Allen Drive , Baltimore, MD 21229, (prov i ded via Marie Walden, 527 E. 9th St., McMinville, OR 97128
-LDS 1850 Census files.
-Hillenbach collection. Berks County Genealogical Society.
-"A Genealogical Record of the Balthasers 1775-1981" by James Adam Ba l thaser. My great grandmother was a Balthaser. The closest I can f i n d in this book is Catharine Hafer b. 15 June 1845; d. 31 July 189 7 ; m . Charles Jacob Balthaser. Charles was b. 10 Mar 1845; d. 15 F e b 19 25 .

-Robin Hassler
      74 F iii. Kate Hafer ** [1068] 223 was born on Jun 15, 1845,23 died on Jul 31, 1897 in Bern Twp., Berks Co., PA224 at age 52, and was buried in Bern Church Cemetery, Bernville, Penn Twp., Berks Co., PA.2 Another name for Kate was Catharine.225
Death Notes: Aged 52 years, 1 month, 16 days. .Obituary list date of death as Aug 1.
General Notes: Married Charles Jacob Balthaser/Baltser.
Noted events in her life were:
     Religion: Reformed Congregation: Bern Twp., Berks Co., PA.227

Individual Notes

Note for:   Catharine "Katie" Hafer,   1870 - UNKNOWN         Index

Individual Note:
     Info source:
-Berks County Courthouse Marriage Index 3 276
Dr. Edward H. Wiser, 404 Dixie Trail, Raleigh, NC, 2760 7 . November 3, 1997.

Individual Notes

Note for:   Catharine A. Hafer,   18 MAY 1903 - 19 JAN 1996         Index

Burial:   
     Date:   UNKNOWN
     Place:   Charles Evans Cemetery, Reading, Berks, PA

Individual Note:
     Info source:
-Berk County courthouse marriage index, Vol 90, #223

Individual Notes

Note for:   Catharine "Kitty" Bell Hafer,   29 OCT 1855 - UNKNOWN         Index

Individual Note:
     Info source:
-Jeanne M. Reeser, 35 Parkview Lane, Ormond Beach, FL 32174. Info from her tree data.
-Dr. Edward H. Wiser, 404 Dixie Trail, Raleigh, NC 27607. Info from h is tree data.

Individual Notes

Note for:   Catharine E. Hafer,   6 APR 1916 - 14 SEP 1994         Index

Burial:   
     Date:   UNKNOWN
     Place:   Oley Cemetery, Spangsville, Berks, PA

Individual Note:
     Info source:
-Tree compiled by Gloria J. Hafer Hetrick, 316 Bertolet Mill Road, Ol e y, PA 19547. 610-987-6382. March 1997
-Dr. Edward H. Wiser, 404 Dixie Trail, Raleigh, NC, 27607. November3 , 1997.

Find A Grave:
Catherine E. Shofer, 78, formerly of 104 Haas St., Topton, died Wednesday at 7:39 a.m. in Reading Hospital, where she had been a patient since Tuesday. She was taken to the hospital from the Laurel Nursing & rehabilitation Center, Tilden Township, where she had resided since May 1986. Her husband, Elmer Shofer, died June 1, 1983. Born in Oley Township, she was a daughter of the late Webster S. and Susan M. (Angstadt) Hafer. She was employed for 20 years as a sewing machine operator by the former Berkshire Knitting Mills, Wyomissing, before retiring in 1957. She was a member of Christ Lutheran Church, Oley R.D. 1. She served for 45 years as election board officer of the Lyons Fire Company ladies Auxiliary. Surviving are a sister, Mary Haas, Douglasville, and two nephews. Services will be Monday at 10:30 a.m. in Christ Church. Burial will be in Oley Cemetery, Spangsville. The Ludwick Funeral Home, Topton, is in charge of arrangements. Source: Reading Eagle, Reading, PA, September 15, 1994, Pg 32.

Individual Notes

Note for:   Catharine R. Hafer,   29 JUL 1848 - 5 FEB 1914         Index

Burial:   
     Date:   UNKNOWN
     Place:   Fairview Cemetery, Mohrsville, Centre, Berks, PA

Individual Note:
     Info source:
-Ardella Hafer Vogel, Laureldale, PA and son John. Info from a genea l ogy sheet given to her by a Faust family member. Info passed on to m e by Paul Crow, Sinking Spring PA.

-Robin Hassler
      83 F v. Catharine Hafer [1382] was born on Jul 29, 1848,23 died on Feb 5, 1914257 at age 65, and was buried on Feb 11, 1914 in Salem Belleman's Church Cemetery, Mohrsville, Berks Co., PA.258 Another name for Catharine was Faust.259
Death Notes: Aged 65 years, 6 months, 6 days.
General Notes: Married Joseph Faust.
Noted events in her life were:
     Residence: 1870-1880, Center Twp., Berks Co., PA.40
     Residence: 1900-1910, Bern Twp., Berks Co., PA.261