See also

Mary BELTZHOOVER (1830-aft1880)

1. Mary Ann BELTZHOOVER, daughter of Samuel BELTZHOOVER (1803-c. 1836) and Susan RHERER (1812-1885), was born on 15 October 1830 in Big Springs. Cumberland Co., PA, USA. She was christened "24/3/1833 or 35" in United Presbyterian Church, Big Spring, Cumberland Co., Pennsylvania. She married John Auguste SIMMS circa 1849 in Gillespie, Texas. She married Douglas Alexander MURRAY on 8 November 1855 in (First Evangelical Lutheran Church) Carlyle, Pennsylvania. She died after 1880.


According to the 1880 census, apparently she was living in "4th Ward,Carlisle, PA" as the Head of Household. Nothing about the children, though.


Douglas Alexander MURRAY and Mary Ann BELTZHOOVER had the following children:


James Patrick MURRAY (1856- ). James was born in 1856.

Catherine Beltzhoover MURRAY (1857- ). Catherine was born in 1857.

Elizabeth Rushworth MURRAY (1859-1949). Elizabeth was born in 1859. She died in 1949.

Susan Douglas MURRAY (1861- ). Susan was born in 1861.

Second Generation

2. Samuel BELTZHOOVER was born in 1803 in Pennsylvania. He died circa 1836. He married Susan RHERER.


Samuel was the 4th generation Beltzhoover in the USA.


3. Susan RHERER was born in 1812 in Pennsylvania. She died in 1885. She married Isaac RINGWALD. She and Samuel BELTZHOOVER had the following children:



Mary Ann BELTZHOOVER (1830-aft1880)