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William Winter (b. August 11, 1823, d. May 19, 1896)William Winter was born August 11, 1823 in Pennsylvania1442, and died May 19, 1896 in Miamisburg, Montgomery County, Ohio1442.He married Catherine Peffley on June 22, 1843 in Reading, Berks County,Pennsylvania1442, daughter of Abraham Peffley and Catarina Fiesser.
Notes for William Winter:
According to Winters family reunion records, they came west from PA in a covered wagon and settled near Connorsville in 1852.
1979-According to an interview with Johnny Winters, age 95, who lived in Brownsville, IN, William Winter left his wife and children and was completely disowned and no one ever spoke to him or visited him again.When he died, no Winters attended his funeral.He was a rounder and probably had spent all his money and was probably buried by the county in Hamilton, OH.Some think he was b. in PA but no proof.
Some of their children's names don't coincide with names in the obituary of the son, William.
1850 Lebanon Co. PA census
William Winter, 27, b. PA plasterer
Catherine 25, b. PA
Henry 2 b. PA
1860 Waterloo Twp, Fayette Co. IN census
William Winter, 38, b. PA plasterer
Catherine 35 b. PA
Harry 12 b. PA
Eliza 9 b. PA
Nathaniel 6 b. IN
William 3 b. IN
David 5/12ths b. IN
More About William Winter and Catherine Peffley:
Marriage: June 22, 1843, Reading, Berks County,Pennsylvania.1442
Children of William Winter and Catherine Peffley are:
- +Henry Winters, b. February 12, 1848, Bethel, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania1443, d. January 02, 1921, Wayne County, Indiana1444.