I have found a Simon Henry Minich who was born in Lower Mahantonga Twp., SC, PA on Sept. 15, 1827 and died before 1905 in Clarion Co., PA; his parents were Peter Minich (July 27, 1793-Dec. 7, 1857) and Catherine Shade (March 4, 1792-between 1860-1870).I'm stuck right there I can't go any further.
Simon married Mary Catherine Brocious abt 1846 in Ringgold Twp, PA.Mary was born in 1824 in Northumberland Co., PA and died Oct 27, 1905 in Truitsburg, Clarion Co, PA.
Freeman A Minich s/o Simon & Mary was born on Feb. 20, 1858 in Redbank Twp, Clarion Co., PA and Died Sept. 22, 1931 in Redbank twp., PA and he married Elizabeth Susan Shick (May 25, 1856-June 9, 1912)on Aug. 25, 1878 in Porter, Jefferson Co., PA. and died Sept. 22, 1931 in Redbank Twp.
Norman John Minich s/o Freeman & Elizabeth was born in Redbank Twp, Clarion Co., PA on Dec. 20, 1880 and died March 31, 1966, he married Leora Yoder (July 12, 1885-Oct. 10, 1968) on August 20, 1903 in Redbank Twp., PA.
Preston Minick s/o Norman & Leora was born Feb. 3, 1906 in Redbank Twp., PA. and died Nov. 7, 1979 in the Brookville Hospital in Brookville, Jefferson Co., PA.Preston married Annie Kunselman (Dec. 7, 1911-Sept. 25, 1996).
Harold "Butch" Leroy Minnick, Sr. (government changed the spelling of Minnick) s/o Preston & Annie was born on Feb 17, 1938 in Brandy Camp, Elk Co., PA and died Nov 4, 2001 in the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Harold maried Carol Ann Burkett (Oct 17, 1944) on August 17, 1963.
Harold "Butchie" Leroy Minnick, Jr., s/o Butch & Carol married Christina "Chris" Burns (me August 23, 1967) on July 27, 1991.He was born May 28, 1964 in Washington D.C.We were divorced in 2001.
The children of Butch & Chris are as follows:
-Chelsie Marie Minnick born in the DuBois Regional Medical Center, DuBois, Clearfield, Co.,PA March 21, 1993.
-Brittany Ann Minnick was born in the Clarion Hospital, Clarion, Clarion Co., PA Aug 23, 1996.
-Brandon Lee Minnick was born in the Clarion Hospital on April 28, 2000.