Buried OCT 1897, Silver Srpings, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Source: S5 Title: obituary
From records of Silver Springs Cemetery:
Oberlin, Edith, 5-22-1876, 10-26-1952 Oberlin, Dr. Emily M., 4-3-1867, 7-17-1915 Oberlin, Jacob H., 1-16-1837, 7-26-1913, Believe Jacob & Mary are parent. ? Oberlin, Mary A., 3-11-1836, 11-19-1891 Oberlin, Myrtle N., 4-10-1869, 12-27-1851, Edith, Emily, Jacob, Mary & Myrtle, same plot.
From the Lititz Moravian Church Records, section 7, page 324:
John Hauenstine Niess - son of John Niess and his wife Elizabeth nee Hauenstein was born near Columbia, this county, March 11, 1847, is single and resides in Harrisburg to
Sallie Ann Bruckhart, daughter of the late Henry Bruckhart and his wife Mattie, nee Newcomer was born in Silver Spring, this county, Nov. 10, 1844, is single and resides in Warwick.
Witnesses: Jacob Oberlin and Mary Oberlin
marriage in the brides home performed by C. Nagel
page 499, removed from membership 1884, Sr. Sarah A. Niess, joined Lutheran Church in Harrisburg