Samuel was believed to have had a brother William, and they both were the sons of a John Casper Wertz.Samuel b. 23Jan1963; d.09Aug1896 in White Deer Valley, Union County, PA and he was buried on 11Aug1896 in the Lewisburg Cemetery. He married Sarah Jane Williams b.03Oct1814; d. 22Jan1906 in White Deer Valley in the home of her son, Stephen Wertz.Samuel and Sarah had ten known children, and many of them are also buried in the Lewisburg Cemetery: William b. 1834, Stephen b. 1836; Jane b. 1838, John Henry b. 1840, Mary Emma b. 1842, Francis b. 1845, Robert b. 1847, Lucinda b. 1849,Hugh b. 1852, and Augustus b. 1857.Augustus Wertz married to Thelma Emma Tillman...they are buried in the Highland Cemetery, New Columbia, PA.