Janetta V Yarger

2 January 1863–29 March 1918 (Age 55)
Swengel, Lewis Township, Union, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Janetta V

When Janetta V Yarger was born on 2 January 1863, in Swengel, Lewis Township, Union, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Edward Yarger, was 40 and her mother, Elizabeth Ruhl, was 39. She married Harry S Mitchell on 26 March 1882, in Mifflinburg, Union, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 9 daughters. She lived in Lewis Township, Union, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880 and Buffalo Township, Union, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. She died on 29 March 1918, in Union, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Dreisbach United Church Of Christ Cemetery, Lewisburg, Union, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harry S Mitchell
1863–1939
Janetta V Yarger
1863–1918
Marriage: 26 March 1882
Verna Elizabeth Mitchell
1882–1981
Samuel Francis Mitchel
1884–1952
Sevilla Blanche Mitchel
1885–1886
Bertha May Mitchell
1887–1972
Helen Katherine Mitchell
1889–1975
Norman Mitchel
1891–
Anna Ellen Mitchel
1893–1903
Grace Mitchel
1895–1902
Mary Mitchell
1897–1903
William Edward Mitchell II
1900–1999
Robert Wilson Mitchel
1902–1955
Hazel I Mitchell
1905–
Edna Mitchell
1907–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 March 1882
Mifflinburg, Union, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(13)

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Parents and Siblings

    Edward Yarger

    Male1822–1882Male

    Elizabeth Ruhl

    Female1823–1905Female

siblings

(11)

    Mary E Yarger

    Female1844–1908Female

    John L Yarger

    Male1846–1928Male

    Sarah Jane Yarger

    Female1848–1909Female

    Caroline Yarger

    Female1849–1905Female

    Chester Yarger

    Male1850–1851Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1865

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 14

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 18

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Järger or Jerger, a patronymic from the personal name Georg ( see George ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Netta Yerger in household of Edward Yerger, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Janetta L Mitchell in household of Harry S Mitchell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jennetta Yarger in household of Edward Yarger, "United States Census, 1880"

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