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Ludwig Baer (b. May 29, 1822, d. Sep 10, 1887)Ludwig Baer (son of Absolom Baer and Catherine Keller) was born May 29, 1822 in Brothers Valley T Sommerset Co,Pa, and died Sep 10, 1887 in Larimer twp sommerset co pa.He married Isabella on date unknown.
Notes for Ludwig Baer:
Family listed in the 1860 Census, Larimer Twp., Somerset Co., PA. Ja cob
Hutzel was living with this family at the time of the census.
The following is recorded on page 551 of BEDFORD AND SOMERSET COUNTIE S:
At August term, 1854, Ludwig Baer, of Larimer Twp., was tried for the murder of
an Irishman, a laborer on the Sand Patch tunnel. Baer was a typical
mountaineer of that day and was possessed of the roughness of his class.
Getting into a quarrel one day with several of the Irish laborers employed on
the tunnel, he struck and killed one of their number with a heavy cudgel. As
the writer heard the accounts of this affair at the time of its occurrence,
Baer had also inflicted injury on another of the Irishmen at the sam etime. On
trial, however, he was acquitted.
More About Ludwig Baer:
Burial: Unknown, White oak cem, larimer twp sommerset co pa.
Christening: Nov 03, 1822, Brothers Valley T Sommerset Co,Pa.
Occupation: 1880, farmer.
More About Ludwig Baer and Isabella:
Children of Ludwig Baer and Isabella are:
- George Baer, b. Abt. 1858, pennsylvania, d. date unknown.
- Danielle Baer, b. Abt. 1861, pennsylvania, d. date unknown.
- Henry F Baer, b. Abt. 1866, pennsylvania, d. date unknown.
- James Baer, b. Abt. 1868, pennsylvania, d. date unknown.
- Lydia Baer, b. Abt. 1872, pennsylvania, d. date unknown.
- Ellen Baer, b. Abt. 1874, pennsylvania, d. date unknown.
- Emma Baer, b. Abt. 1876, pennsylvania, d. date unknown.
- Susan Baer, b. Nov 1880, pennsylvania, d. date unknown.
- Louis Baer, b. Nov 1880, pennsylvania, d. date unknown.