Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Wednesday Child - Mary E and Eleanor C Greenawalt

Mary E & Elner C
Children of J & E Greenawalt

St. Stephen's Lutheran Church Cemetery
McAlevys Fort, Huntingdon Co, Pennsylvania
Mary E. Died Sep. 7, 1862 Aged 8yr 9m 26d.
Elner C. Died Sep. 6, 1862 Aged 4 yrs 4m 19 d.
Children of J. & E. Greenawalt

Mary E Greenawalt, the 5th child, was born 11 October 1853 and Eleanor C Greenawalt, the 7th and youngest, was born 17 April 1858 to John and Elizabeth (Rudy) Greenawalt,  in Barree Twp, Huntingdon Co, Pennsylvania.  The birth dates are copied from a "General Affidavit of Elizabeth Greenawalt in Claim for Mother's Pension" dated 15 June 1887.
A story for another day . . . John and Elizabeth (Rudy) Greenawalt's son, Rueben Greenawalt, ran away from home and enlisted in Co. C, 110th Pennsylvania Regiment of the U.S. Vols. under the alias John Banks.

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