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Researching ELDER names in "History of Indiana Co PA" - DNA of "PAXTANG group"             IndianaCo Land Deeds
at
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~nancyelder/RobertYElder.htm

"Paxtang" ELDER chapter in "Pennsylvania Genealogies" book by William Egle (Full text in Google Books)

This PAXTANG family has an early "ROBERT H. ELDER"
posted:
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~nancyelder/John1800Will.htm
and
http://www.coulterfamily.com/eleanor_coulter.htm
4       Elizabeth Coulter       b: Abt 1791 in Westmoreland, Penn   d: May 06, 1847 Age at death: 56 est.
   +James Elder
....... 5       Robert H. Elder
......  5       Samuel Elder    b: Abt 1813 in Conemaugh Twp, Indiana, Penn
....... 5       Joseph Elder    b: Abt 1815 in Conemaugh Twp, Indiana, Penn
........5     Thomas Elder    b: September 10, 1815 in Conemaugh Twp, Indiana, Penn
........5      Mary Elder      b: March 12, 1819 in Conemaugh Twp, Indiana, Penn
........5      James W. Elder  b: Abt 1831 in Conemaugh Twp, Indiana, Penn

Carolyn Shearer searching 1850 census:
James, age 66, and sons are  just across the Indiana County line in
Armstrong County , Cowanshannock Twp. Pg 229.
All are born in PA, all the men are listed as farmers
#132  James 66, Elizabeth 59, Elizabeth 21, James W 19
#133  Samuel 37, Elizabeth 31, William C 5, James M.1
#134 Joseph 35, Hester 35, James 15, Elizabeth 13, Sarah 11, Thomas 9, William 7, John 8(?)
Read all the other Elders in Armstrong , Indiana and Westmoreland Counties .
Still no Robert of the correct age.
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James Elder (1784-1852)) m. Elizabeth Coulter
     His f:  John Elder (1743- 1800)  m. Mary Caruthers (d. 1825)
      His f:   Thomas Elder (1708-1752) m. Mary Patterson
        His f:   Robert Elder (1679-1746) m. Eleanor Gillespie

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Search Census entries for: George Paul ELDER - Seattle WA (b. abt 1876)  (His father: Robert Y. ELDER)

1910 Seattle WA
Name:   George Paul ELDER
Age in 1910:  34
Estimated Birth Year:  abt 1876
Birthplace:  Pennsylvania
Relation to Head of House: Roomer
Father's Birth Place:  Pennsylvania
Mother's Birth Place:  Pennsylvania
Home in 1910:  Seattle Ward 5, King, Washington
Marital Status: Single
Race:  White
Gender: Male
Household Members:
Name  Age
Thomas Pirret  81
Rachel Pirret  48
Isabelle Pirret 50
George Paul ELDER 34 PA Roomer (1876)
Joseph A Rinchart 18
Robert Roberts  26
Source Citation: Year: 1910;
Census Place: Seattle Ward 5, King, Washington;
Roll: T624_1659; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 111; Image: 1080.
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1920
Name:   Paul Elder
Home in 1920:  Seattle, King, Washington
Age:  45 years
Estimated Birth Year:  abt 1875
Birthplace:  Pennsylvania
Relation to Head of House: Lodger (Engineer, Stationary*)
Father's Birth Place:  Pennsylvania
Mother's Birth Place:  Pennsylvania
Marital Status: Single
Race:  White
Sex:  Male
Able to read:  Yes
Able to Write:  Yes
Image:  1158
Household Members:
Name  Age
Dewey Sharpe  24
Marie Sharpe  23
Wayne Sharpe 7
Paul Fisher  31
Harry Hammer  30
Daniel Lackey  41
Paul Elder  45
Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Seattle, King, Washington;
Roll: T625_1928; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 233; Image: 1158.
(* See: Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators)
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1930
Name:   George P Elder
Home in 1930:  Seattle, King, Washington
Age:  56
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874
Birthplace:  Pennsylvania
Relation to Head of House:  Head
Spouse's Name:  Ella V
Race:  White
Household Members:
Name  Age
George P Elder 56  (Engineer, Public School)
Ella V Elder  47 (1883)
Source Citation: Year: 1930;
Census Place: Seattle, King, Washington;
Roll: 2498; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 108; Image: 215.0.
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1830 INDIANA CO PA
  Robert Elder  Black Lick, Indiana, Pennsylvania

  David Elder  Conemaugh, Indiana, Pennsylvania
  James Elder  Conemaugh, Indiana, Pennsylvania
  John Elder  Conemaugh, Indiana, Pennsylvania
  John Elder  Conemaugh, Indiana, Pennsylvania
  Mary Elder  Conemaugh, Indiana, Pennsylvania
 Thomas Elder  Conemaugh, Indiana, Pennsylvania

  John Elder  Wheatfield, Indiana, Pennsylvania
  Samuel Elder  Wheatfield, Indiana, Pennsylvania
 Thomas Elder  Wheatfield, Indiana, Pennsylvania

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1840

Arnold Elder     Blairsville, Indiana, Pennsylvania  (Burrell Township)
Elisabeth Elder   Blairsville, Indiana, Pennsylvania
Ignatius Elder    Blairsville, Indiana, Pennsylvania
   (names in Catholic family of Frederick Co MD and Gettysburg,AdamsCoPA)

Map Distance from Blairsville to Gettysburg
 Total Estimated Time: 2.0 hours 56 minutes
Total Estimated Distance: 159.68 miles
map
http://tinyurl.com/2b9cuf

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1840  More ELDER in Indiana Co PA

James Elder  Conemaugh, Indiana, Pennsylvania
Jno Elder           Conemaugh, Indiana, Pennsylvania
Jno Elder           Conemaugh, Indiana, Pennsylvania
Jno W Elder  Conemaugh, Indiana, Pennsylvania
Thos Elder  Conemaugh, Indiana, Pennsylvania

 Robert Elder  Mahoning, Indiana, Pennsylvania

David Elder  Young, Indiana, Pennsylvania
Robt Elder  Young, Indiana, Pennsylvania
James Elder  Young, Indiana, Pennsylvania
Thomas Elder  Young, Indiana, Pennsylvania

Saml Elder  Wheatfield, Indiana, Pennsylvania
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JAMES and ELIZABETH COULTER ELDER
 household of Conemaugh Twp, Indiana Co PA
 Stretching it again...

Ancestry.com 1830
Name:     James Elder
Township: Conemaugh
County:   Indiana
State:  Pennsylvania
Source Citation: Year: 1830;
Census Place: Conemaugh, Indiana, Pennsylvania;
Roll: 152; Page: 194.

From Handwritten page image for age groups,
 JAMES ELDER of Conemaugh Twp in 1830:

MALES    =     1 2 2 2 - - 1
FEMALES  =  1 - 1  - - - 1

Ages of Males
Under 5  =   1
   5-10  =      2
   10-15 =     2
   15-20 =     2
   40-50 =    1

Ages of Females:
Under 5  =  1
   10-15 =    1
   40-50 =    1

Mark Buckland's entry for children of
 JAMES b. 1784 - d. 1852
Leaving out last child, James b. 1831
Changing Robert H. to born 1828

1830
Males
Robert H. b. 1828 = age 2  = Under 5
Thomas    b. 1815 = age 15 = Could be 10-15 (Missing another 10-15)
Joseph    b. 1814 = age 16 = 15-20
Samuel    b. 1813 = age 17 = 15-20
f: JAMES  b. 1784 = age 46 = 40-50

1830
Females
Elisa        b. 1829 = age  1 = Under 5
Mary         b. 1819 = age 11 = 10-15
m: ELIZABETH b. 1791 = age 39 (or 40) = 40-50
 

WorldConnect
by Mark Buckland
http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=woodrowmb&id=I29849

# ID: I29849
# Name: James Elder
# Sex: M
# Birth: 1784 in Armstrong, Indiana, Penn
# Death: 25 OCT 1852 in Cowanshannock, Armstrong, Penn

Marriage 1 Elizabeth Coulter b: 1791 in Westmoreland, Penn
    * Married: 1809 in Indiana, Penn
Children
   1.  Robert H Elder b: ABT. 1810 in Conemaugh, Indiana, Penn
   2.  Samuel Elder b: 1813 in Conemaugh Twp, Indiana, Penn
   3.  Joseph Elder b: ABT. 1814 in Conemaugh Twp, Indiana, Penn
   4.  Thomas Elder b: 10 SEP 1815 in Conemaugh Twp, Indiana, Penn
   5.  Mary Violet Elder b: 12 MAR 1819 in Conemaugh Twp, Indiana,
Penn
   6.  Elizabeth Elisa Elder b: 1829 in Conemaugh, Indiana, Penn
   7.  James W Elder b: 1831 in Conemaugh Twp, Indiana, Penn
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Found burial location for:
 JAMES ELDER, d. 11 Oct. 1852,
in GLADE RUN CEMETERY,
WAYNE Twp, ARMSTRONG CO PA (just north of Cowanshannock Twp)

Glade Run Cemetery List (Treasures of the Past)
at
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~treasures/pa/armstrong/wayne

ELDER list (E page):
at
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~treasures/pa/armstrong/wayne/gladeruncf.htm

Elder   Argyle   W       1861   1928
Elder  Coleen  D  w/o Donald D  1943
Elder  Donald  D     1934  1985
Elder  Edith  E  w/o Argyle  1866  1924
Elder  James           11 Oct. 1852  68y 1m 9d

Findagrave has a photo of the
"Dayton Glade Run Presbyterian Church" but no ELDER markers.
at
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=695061&CScn=glade+run&CScntry=4&CSst=40&

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ARGYLE W. ELDER (buried in Glade Run Cemetery, Armstrong Co PA)
 son of  Rev. Thomas McConnell Elder (PAXTANG group)
of Dayton, Armstrong Co PA and Westmoreland Co PA.
(Found on my webpage notes for WESTMORELAND CO PA)
(his father Thomas, 1782-1855,
     F: Robert, 1751-1837 (who moved to Westmoreland after Rev)
              F: David, 1710-1753
                   F: Robert, 1679-1746 of PAXTANG
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1880
Name:   Argyle W. Elder
Home in 1880: Dayton, Armstrong, Pennsylvania
Age:  18
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1862
Birthplace:  Pennsylvania
Relation to Head of Household:  Son
Father's Name:  Thomas M.
Father's birthplace: Pennsylvania
Mother's birthplace: Pennsylvania
Occupation: Works In Blacksmith
Marital Status: Single
Race:  White
Gender: Male
Household Members:
Name  Age
Thomas M. Elder 54
Argyle W. Elder 18 PA (son)
Thressa Linsay  38 Ireland (Sister-in-law)
Maggie Black  19 PA (Domestic)
Source Citation: Year: 1880;
Census Place: Dayton, Armstrong, Pennsylvania;
Roll: T9_1096; Family History Film: 1255096; Page: 479.1000;
Enumeration District: 23; Image: 0747.
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ARGYLE W. ELDER, mentioned as "A.W. ELDER"
In Biography of Thomas McConnell ELDER
at
http://www.pa-roots.com/~armstrong/smithproject/bios/elder.html

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