Descendants of John Custer
1 John Custer Born: 18 December 1808 in Milford Twp., Somerset Co., PA Died: 20 April 1865 in Grantsville, Allegheny Co., MD
.. +Mary Durst Born: 24 March 1817 in Manadier Ridge, nr. Grantsville, MD[Elk Lick, Somerset Co., PA Died: 23 January 1862 in Grantsville, Allegheny County, Dist. 3, MD Married: 21 February 1832 in Garrett Co., PA[Grantsville, Allegany Co, MD]
........ 2 Catharine Ann Custer Born: 08 February 1834 Died: 22 April 1912
............ +Peter Stark
........ 2 Lydia Custer Born: 1836-1837 Died: 20 May 1860
........ 2 John Custer, Jr. Born: 1838 Died: Abt. 1850
........ 2 Michael Custer Born: 24 November 1839 in Granstsville District, Allegany Co., MD Died: 03 October 1913 in Grantsville, Allegheny County, Dist. 3, MD
............ +Maria Ferren Born: 28 October 1844 in MD Died: 11 February 1929 in Grantsville, Allegheny County, Dist. 3, MD Married: 27 November 1862 in Alleghany, MD
........ 2 William Henry Custer Born: 1843 Died: January 1910
........ 2 Rebecca Custer Born: 1847 Died: 13 August 1920
............ +Israel Twigg
........ 2 Sarah Jane Custer Born: 25 July 1850 Died: 22 October 1918
........ 2 Anne Mary Custer Born: 13 July 1853 Died: 25 June 1932
........ 2 Emanuel Custer Born: 11 November 1856 Died: 06 July 1929
........ 2 Augustus Pearcy Custer Born: 17 June 1860 Died: 19 October 1886
John Custer's parents were Emanuel Custer, Jr. & CatherineRinger. His grandparents were Emanuel Custer, Sr. & Anna Maria Fedele. Emanuel's 2d wife was Ann Miller.
General Index to Deeds, Etc. Allegany Co., MD, (e)DeedBk 18Pg. 6131860,
Emanuel CusterMichaelFrom John Custer et ux
These two appear to be too young.
Annie M., b. 13 July 1853
Emanuel, b. 11 November 1856
Daughters of the American Revolution Whitten, Pg. 522-523370, Descendants of Emanuel Custer from MD - PA - OH. Emanuel Custer, son of Paul Custer or Kuster married in PA and moved to MD and later to OH, taking up new land and placing his son, Jacob and daughters, Mary Susan, and Charlotte. Emanuel returned to Jessups in MD and later when he d. was over 100 years of age.
bio of Emanuel Custer, pg 483,, "Emanuel Custer, d. at Jessups, Maryland, of which state he was a native,
aged over one hundred years; removed to Harrison county, Ohio, early in the century, afterwards returning to Maryland; had issue:
I. John, a native of Frederick county, Md., d. at Cresaptown, Allegany county, that State, 1830...
II. Jacob, b. 1790, at Jessups, Md; d. 1862 in Rumley township, Harrison county, where he had settled before 1816...
III. Emanuel, d. in Maryland
IV. Charlotte, b. 1796, d. 1854....
Corrections welcomed with documentation please.
This history has been in the hopper for nearly 30 years. It is just now beginning to clear.
Posted by: Carolyn Shupe, Date: October 14, 2001 at 08:55:31346, "John Custer b. 12/16/1808, d. 4/20/1865. He married Mary Durst (daughter of Elizabeth Durst and Solomon Sterner) from around Grantsville, PA.(I think they mean MD.--cs) Their children were Catherine, Lydia, Michael, John, William Henry, Rebecca, Sarah Jane, Ann Mary, Emanuel and Augustus P."
These are the names in the Deed pg. 613, 17th March 1860.
John & Mary [Durst] Custer.
His father, Emanuel Custer, 1779-1829, deceased June 1829.