Great-Grandmother x 3

Born
May 05, 1842 at Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA


Died
November 30, 1904 at Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Lived approximately 63 years.

Parents: Maria Magdalena "Mary" Weyman & Johannes 'John' Bussinger
Spouse: Francis Wells
Child: Harriet Elizabeth Wells
Her brothers were both in the Civil War. John died at Chancellorsville. Daniel was captured and survived Andersonville and then later testified in the warden's trial, one of the few war crimes trials, if not the only one. Daniel was eventually warden of Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia around the turn of the century.
Events
Records
1850
1850 United States Federal Census
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Year: 1850; Census Place: North Penn, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: M432_820; Page: 12B; Image: 33
December 12, 1861
Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records
Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Marriage; First United Methodist Church of Germantown
Historical Society of Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records
1870
1870 United States Federal Census (2nd Enumeration)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Year: 1870; Census Place: Philadelphia Ward 22 Dist 71 (2nd Enum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: M593_1437; Page: 213B; Family History Library Film: 552936
1880
1880 United States Federal Census
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Year: 1880; Census Place: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1181; Page: 243C; Enumeration District: 437
1900
1900 United States Federal Census
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Year: 1900; Census Place: Philadelphia Ward 22, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Page: 14; Enumeration District: 0514; FHL microfilm: 1241464
November 30, 1904
Philadelphia Death Certificate
Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Death Certificates, 1803–1915." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2008, 2010. From originals housed at the Philadelphia City Archives. "Death Records.
November 30, 1904
Find a Grave
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Ivy Hill Cemetery
Ancestry.com. U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012; Find A Grave. Find A Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi.
December 07, 1904
Pennsylvania, Wills and Probate Records
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Pennsylvania probate record; Probate Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Ancestry.com. Pennsylvania, Wills and Probate Records, 1683-1993 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
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