Re: Obits for descendants of Coonrod Welter, Jesse T Welter
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Charles W. Welter was born 12 May 1833 in NJ and died June 1860 of Typhoid fever in Brooklyn, Lee County, Illinois according to the 1860 census mortality schedule. His parents were Coonrod Welter and Mary Fulkerson. His birth is recorded in their family bible that is on display at the Millbrook Church in Millbrook, NJ at the Delaware Water Gap National Park. Charles married Lydia C Moore in 1853 in Millbrook, NJ. Lydia was the daughter of Ephraim Moore and Nancy. Lydia had a brother William Moore born about 1831 in NJ. Lydia was born about 1834 in NJ.
Lydia and Charles Welter had three daughters:
Mary Malvena Welter born 3 June 1854 in Millbrook, NJ
Martha Welter born about 1856 in Illinois
Melinda Anna Welter born about 1859 in Illinois
According to the 1870 Lydia lived with her parents and next to her brother in Mendota, LaSalle Co, IL with all three girls still at home.
In the 1910 Census Lydia lived with her daughter Martha Welter Bly in Newport, Washington Co, OH.