Samuel P. Weaver

Samuel P. Weaver

Male 1815 - 1882  (66 years)
Person ID: I72  Sharon Vitter's Ancestor


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  • Name Samuel P. Weaver  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Notes 
    • Samuel P. Weaver's two wives (Catherine Kauffman and Mary Nickey) were 1st cousins once removed. Their common ancestors were Catherine's grandparents and Mary's great grandparents Christian & Magdalena Gerber Kauffman. Mary was younger than Samuel & Catherine's oldest son Martin Samuel Weaver (Sharon Weaver Vitter's great grandfather), who technically was her stepson.

      FROM ANCESTORS AND DESCENDANTS OF FIRST SETTLERS TO KANSAS, BY GLADYS BARKIS WALTERS AND GEORGIA WEAVER KOELSCH, 1981–1982:
      Samuel was born in Somerset County, Pennsylvania, USA and emigrated from there in 1815 to Berlin, Holmes County, Ohio, USA. He had eight children from first wife Catherine Kaufman and 10 children from second wife Mary Nickey.
    Born 17 Aug 1815  Somerset, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 7
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Apr 1882  Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Roy Burkholder Farm Cemetery, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • plot 4 or 6
    Siblings
     1. Christina Weaver (ID:I294),   d. DECEASED
     2. Peter E. Weaver, Sr. (ID:I26888),   b. 27 Apr 1807, Lebanon, Wayne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1888, Union, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     3. Susanna Weaver (ID:I292),   b. 1808, Before 1813 Lebanon County was a part of Lancaster and Dauphin Counties, Lebanon, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. DECEASED
     4. Magdalena Weaver (ID:I293),   b. 3 Aug 1810, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1853, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     5. Joseph Weaver (ID:I24250),   b. 12 Dec 1812,   d. 15 Apr 1871, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     6. David Weaver (ID:I24249),   b. 14 Apr 1814, Somerset, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1891, Union, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     7. Michael Weaver (ID:I288),   b. 1 Jan 1818, (Holmes County, Ohio was formed on 4 Jan 1825 from portions of Coshocton, Tuscarawas, and Wayne Counties), Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1872, Harrison, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     8. Sarah Weaver (ID:I24251),   b. 12 Nov 1819, (Holmes County, Ohio was formed on 4 Jan 1825 from portions of Coshocton, Tuscarawas, and Wayne Counties), Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. DECEASED
     9. Eve Elizabeth Weaver (ID:I24252),   b. 28 Mar 1823, (Clark Township, Ohio was originally named German Township before 1910, Holmes County, Ohio was formed on 4 Jan 1825 from portions of Coshocton, Tuscarawas, and Wayne Counties), Clark, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1878, Darke, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     10. Lewis Weaver (ID:I24253),   b. 28 Jan 1825, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. DECEASED
     11. Abraham Weaver (ID:I289),   b. 29 Sep 1826, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1896, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    DNA Tests  1 DNA test is associated with Samuel P. Weaver 

    Parents

    Family ID: F61 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  
    Father Peter P. Weaver (ID:I270),   b. 1784, (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1836, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Swoveland (ID:I24243),   b. 1785, Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1853, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 1801  (Before 1813 Lebanon County, Pennsylvania was a part of Lancaster and Dauphin Counties), Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1806  (Before 1813 Lebanon County, Pennsylvania was a part of Lancaster and Dauphin Counties), Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Reference Number 2402 

    Family 1

    Family ID: F58  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Wife 1 Catherine Kauffman (ID:I73),   b. 13 Nov 1820, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1860, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 10 Oct 1840  Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Reference Number 1606 
    Children 
      1. Martin Samuel Weaver (ID:I70),   b. 13 Apr 1841, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1927, Weaver Homestead, 26150 Block Road, Marysville, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
      2. Lucinda S. Weaver (ID:I273),   b. 28 Jan 1843, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1928, Harper, Keokuk, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
      3. Daniel S. Weaver (ID:I274),   b. 25 Dec 1844, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1922, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
      4. Lovina S. Weaver (ID:I275),   b. 24 Jan 1848, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1935, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
      5. Jonas S. Weaver (ID:I276),   b. 31 Mar 1850, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1877, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
      6. Christina S. Weaver (ID:I277),   b. 15 Sep 1852, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1906, Hillsdale, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
      7. Cornelius S. Weaver (ID:I278),   b. 29 May 1855, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1935, McPherson, McPherson, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
      8. Catherine S. Weaver (ID:I279),   b. 6 Apr 1858, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1880, Paola, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)

    Family 2

    Family ID: F59  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Wife 2 Mary Nickey (ID:I280),   b. 3 Mar 1843, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1925, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 10 Jan 1861  Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Reference Number 2448 
    Children 
      1. Elizabeth Weaver (ID:I423),   b. 3 Jul 1861, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1930, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
      2. Samuel S. Weaver (ID:I422),   b. 27 May 1863, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1945, Becks Mills, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
      3. Benjamin S. Weaver (ID:I424),   b. 2 Jul 1865, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1947, Nappanee, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
      4. John S. Weaver (ID:I283),   b. 8 Aug 1867, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1931, Paola, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
      5. Ellen S. Weaver (ID:I24245),   b. 1 Oct 1869, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1870, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
      6. Amanda Ellen Weaver (ID:I425),   b. 4 Jun 1871, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1943, Millersburg, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
      7. Barbara Weaver (ID:I428),   b. 16 Apr 1873, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1956, Elkhart, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
      8. Henry S. Weaver (ID:I426),   b. 15 Feb 1875, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1953, His home, NW of Nappanee, Nappanee, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
      9. Emma S. Weaver (ID:I427),   b. 15 Mar 1877, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1954, Fulton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
      10. Atlee S. Weaver (ID:I429),   b. 15 May 1880, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1967, Goshen, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)

    Other Personal Events

    Arrival Abt 1815  (Holmes County, Ohio was formed on 4 Jan 1825 from portions of Coshocton, Tuscarawas, and Wayne Counties), Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 8
    Jacob Weaver's sons Peter, Samuel, and Jacob moved their families to Holmes County, Ohio 
    Reference Number 72 
    Residence 1850  Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1860  Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence Post Office: Berlin; Samuel's first wife Catherine died four months earlier; his future wife Mary Nickey is listed in the census as hired girl in the home, not yet married to him 
    Residence 1880  Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    from 1880 Federal Census 
  • Event Map

    Link to Google MapsArrival - Abt 1815 - (Holmes County, Ohio was formed on 4 Jan 1825 from portions of Coshocton, Tuscarawas, and Wayne Counties), Holmes, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Aug 1815 - Somerset, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Oct 1840 - Holmes, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1850 - Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Jan 1861 - Holmes, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Apr 1882 - Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Roy Burkholder Farm Cemetery, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
  • Documents
    1880 United States Federal Census
    1880 United States Federal Census
    1880 United States Federal Census
    1880 United States Federal Census
    Histories
    The Weaver Way: Zürich → Pennsylvania → Ohio
    The Weaver Way: Zürich → Pennsylvania → Ohio
    This history traces the path of Sharon (née Weaver) Vitter's 4th great grandfather, Swiss immigrant Jacob Weaver Sr., who ventured from the canton of Zürich to Pennsylvania via Rotterdam on the ship Sally in 1767. His sons continued onward in the early 1800s to Ohio. Open questions remain about his ancestors in the old country.

  • Source Citations

    1. [S543] Weaver: Ancestors and Descendants of First Settler to Kansas, Gladys Barkis Gallagher Walters and Georgia Weaver Koelsch, with updates by Sharon Weaver Vitter, Martin Samuel Weaver and his ancestors.
      https://vitter.org/Genealogy/Documents/WeaverCompilation.pdf

    2. [S1251] Find A Grave, Samuel P Weaver.
      Age 66y 7m 15d
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/158250393

    3. [S997] 1860 United States Federal Census, Year: 1860; Census Place: Berlin, Holmes, Ohio; Page: 461; Family History Library Film: 803989.
      1860 United States Federal Census
      1860 United States Federal Census
      Year: 1860; Census Place: Berlin, Holmes, Ohio; Page: 461; Family History Library Film: 803989


    4. [S1009] 1850 United States Federal Census, Year: 1850; Census Place: Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio; Roll: 696; Page: 199B.
      1850 United States Federal Census
      1850 United States Federal Census
      Year: 1850; Census Place: Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio; Roll: 696; Page: 199B


    5. [S307] Family Database of Vitter-Weaver Family, Jeffrey & Sharon Vitter, (Name: Self; Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA; Date: Since 1996;), Martin Samuel Weaver: Kansas Homesteader.
      Sharon (née Weaver) Vitter's paternal great grandfather Martin Weaver, from a family of 18 children, forged the way from Holmes County, Ohio to Miami County, Kansas and established today's Weaver Homestead in suburban Kansas City.
      https://vitter.org/familytree/histories/MartinSamuelWeaver.php

    6. [S307] Family Database of Vitter-Weaver Family, Jeffrey & Sharon Vitter, (Name: Self; Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA; Date: Since 1996;), The Weaver Way: Zurich → Pennsylvania → Ohio.
      This history traces the path of Sharon (née Weaver) Vitter's 4th great grandfather, Swiss immigrant Jacob Weaver Sr., who ventured from Zurich to Pennsylvania via Rotterdam on the ship Sally in 1767. His sons continued onward in the early 1800s to Ohio. Open questions remain about his ancestors in the old country.
      https://vitter.org/familytree/histories/WeaverWay.php

    7. [S1011] 1880 United States Federal Census, Samuel P. Weaver family.
      https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/6742/4243628-00187?pid=45144349&backurl=https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv%3D1%26dbid%3D6742%26h%3D45144349%26tid%3D167934432%26pid%3D102174996882%26hid%3D1034128021033%26usePUB%3Dtrue%26_phsrc%3DmCt14%26_phstart%3Ddefault%26usePUBJs%3Dtrue%26currentPageIsStart%3D&treeid=167934432&personid=102174996882&hintid=1034128021033&usePUB=true&_phsrc=mCt14&_phstart=default&usePUBJs=true&_ga=2.178184293.1920512867.1586309960-929872309.1582346831&_gac=1.192153304.1587055633.CjwKCAjwhOD0BRAQEiwAK7JHmCBRV46oLjXCODnXH6Uwv36BCH7q1WSH7dmGFeYTP31Mnh5C7sTvLxoCtRYQAvD_BwE#?imageId=4243628-00187
      1880 United States Federal Census
      1880 United States Federal Census
      1880 United States Federal Census
      1880 United States Federal Census


    8. [S785] Jacob Weaver Family, Patricia M. Durst-Shaffer, (Name: Local genealogical society;).
      Jacob Weaver By Patricia M Durst-Shaffer Document
      Jacob Weaver By Patricia M Durst-Shaffer Document