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Notes for Maria Catherine Steffey Farber

October 01, 1784 - Maria Catherine born

1790 census - is this them?
Paradise Twp., York Co., PA
Petter Stephen 1-1-4
1 male over 16 (Peter, age 41)
1 males under 16 (Nicholas, age 13)
4 females (Maria Elizabeth, age 34 , Mary, age 10, Susanna, age 7 & Maria, age 6)
Other matches for Peter Steffey/Stephens (soundexed) in 1790 are:
Franklin Co., PA -- Peter Stifey 1-3-2
Huntingdon Co., PA -- Peter Stepens 1-0-1 He is on the same page as John Wirtz
Windsor, York Co., PA - Petter Step 1-0-1
Vincent, Chester Co., PA - Peter Stipe 2-2-4

1800 census Tyrone, Huntingdon Co., PA page 151
Peter Staffey - 00102-00301
2 males over 45 (Peter, age 51 and relative???)
1 male 16-25 (relative???)
1 female over 45 (Maria Elizabeth, age 44?)
3 females 16-25 (Mary, age 20, Susanna, age 17 & Maria, age 16)
Nicholas Staffey
00100-10100
1 male age 16 to 25 (Nicholas, age 23)
1 female age 16 to 25 (Mary, age 22)
1 female under age 10 (Mary Ann age baby)
There is also a Peter Stevens in Huntington, Huntingdon Co., PA (page 155) with 1 male & 1 female, both over 45, and no children listed in household. Did not see any Farbers on index

1801 - Peter & Nicholas moved to Frankstown, Huntingdon Co., PA. Peter bought land there in 1804 (stated in his will, written in 1938)

1810 census Greenfield, Bedford Co., PA page 539
Farber, Herman 21110-10100
1 male 26-44 (Herman, age 30-40)
1 male 16-25
1 male 10-15
2 males under 10
1 female 16-25 (Maria Catherine, age 25)
1 female under 10 (Polly?)

1820 census Frankstown, Huntington Co., PA page 87
Herman Farber
421110-11010-02
1 male 26-45 (Herman, age 40-50)
1 male 16-25
1 male 16-18
2 males 10-15
4 males under 10
1 female 26-45 (Maria Catherine, age 35)
1 female 10-15
1 female under 10
On same page as Peter & Nicholas Stephy

1830 census Huntingdon Co., PA page 157
Herman Farber
1 male 50-60
2 males 15-19
2 males 10-14
1 male 5-9

http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/pa/1pa/xmisc/1827laws.txt
Source: The Statues at Large of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg PA, 1911
LAWS PASSED SESSION 1826/27
That WILLIS GIBBONY and JAMES ALEXANDER, of Huntingdon county, are hereby appointed commissioners to review part of the state road leading from the Northern to Southern turnpike, as lies between the summit of the ridge north of HERMAN FARBER's to the house of GEORGE M'KEE. 14 Apr 1827.

Maria Catherine died between 1820-1830

1830 census Huntingdon Co., PA page 157
1 male 50-60 (Herman, age 50-60)
2 males 15-20
2 males 10-15
1 male 5-10
1 female 15-20
1 female 5-10
1 female under 5

1840 - no Herman Farber on index. There is a Solomon Farber (age 30-40) in Blair, Huntingdon Co., PA

Steffxx Families of PA and Europe
Entries: 6834 Updated: 2005-03-29 03:25:03 UTC (Tue) Contact: Glenn Stephens
ID: I72
Reference Number: 72
Name: Maria Catharine STEFFY 1
Sex: F
Change Date: 10 DEC 1996
Birth: 07 OCT 1784 in Lancaster Co, PA 2 3
Death: BEF 1833 in nr Hollidaysburg, Frankstown Twp, Blair Co, PA 4

Father: Peter STEFFY b: 29 OCT 1749 in Lancaster Co, PA
Mother: Maria Elizabeth SCHELEBERGER b: ABT 1752 in Lancaster Co, PA
Marriage 1 Harman (Herman?) FARBER b: ABT 1781
Married: ABT 1802 5

Sources:
Title: & Dale Steffey records at 21 Jun 1989
Abbrev: & Dale Steffey records at 21 J
Title: Abbottstown Reformed, York Co, PA per
Abbrev: Abbottstown Reformed, York Co,
Title: Genealogical Information Regarding the Families, Series: 1951
Abbrev: Hornberger & Yingling
Author: Claude J Rahn
Publication: Claude J. Rahn
Note:
Comments: Last edited in ROOTS III on 03/20/1991.
Repository:
Name: Berks County Historical Society

Page: p108
Title: before 23 April 1833 per Cathy Berger info of 8/11/96
Abbrev: before 23 April 1833 per Cathy
Title: possibly in York/Adams Co, PA border area
Abbrev: possibly in York/Adams Co, PA