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John J Roher (1806 - 1872)

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John J Roher
Born in Springfield Township,Huntingdon Co,Pamap
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Biography

This biography was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import.[1] It's a rough draft and needs to be edited.

Name

Name: John J /Roher/
Name: JOHN J /RORAR/[2]
Name: John /Roher/[3]

Found multiple versions of NAME. Using John J /Roher/.

Birth

Birth:
Date: 03 NOV 1806
Place: Springfield Township,Huntingdon Co,Pa
Birth:
Date: 03 NOV 1806
Place: Springfield, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States[4]
Birth:
Date: ABT 1806
Place: MD[5]

Found multiple copies of BIRT DATE. Using 03 NOV 1806

Death

Death:
Date: 06 DEC 1872
Death: Roher Cemetary on Melvin Roher Property
Date: 06 DEC 1872
Place: Springfield Township Huntingdon,,Pennsylvania,USA[6]

Found multiple copies of DEAT DATE. Using 06 DEC 1872Array

Burial

Burial:
Date: DEC 1872
Place: Roher Farm Cemetary,Three Springs,Huntingdon Co,Pa

Will

Will: Last Will and Testament of John Rorar
Date: 07 APR 1873
Place: Springfield-Will Book 7, Pages 291-293[7][8]

Occupation

Occupation:
Place: Farmer[9][10]

Event

Event:
Type: Source I
Place: 1870 Springfield Township, Huntingdon County, PA US Census (John Roarer).[11][12]

Note

Note: #N207

Sources

  1. Roher-10 was created by Merle Wagner through the import of Wagner Snyder Rev C(1)_2014-06-29.ged on Jun 29, 2014. This comment and citation can be deleted after the biography has been edited and primary sources are included.
  2. Source: #S31 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for HENRY ROHER
  3. Source: #S31 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for John Roher
  4. Source: #S31 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for HENRY ROHER
  5. Source: #S31 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for John Roher
  6. Source: #S31 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for HENRY ROHER
  7. Source: #S31 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for HENRY ROHER
  8. Source: #S84 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for HENRY ROHER CONT http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=22344996&pid=86
  9. Source: #S31 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for John Roher
  10. Source: #S84 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for John Roher CONT http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=22344996&pid=86
  11. Source: #S31 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for John Roher
  12. Source: #S84 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for John Roher CONT http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=22344996&pid=86
  • Source: S31 Author: Ancestry.com Title: Public Member Trees Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006; Repository: #R1
  • Repository: R1 Name: www.ancestry.com Address: E-Mail Address: Phone Number:
  • Source: S84 Author: Ancestry.com Title: Public Member Trees Publication: Name: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;; Repository: #R1

Notes

Note N207See Historical Document.
Individual History:
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John Rorar-Springfield-Will Book 7, Pages 291-293
Last Will and Testament of John Rorar late of Springfield Twp. dec'dI, John Rorar, of Springfield Township, County of Huntingdon and State of Pennsylvania, being of sound mind, do make and publish this my will and testament.
I give and bequeath to my son Simon Rorar, unconditionally at my decease, the lot or parcel of land, upon which he now resides, containing twenty acres or thereabouts. All the residue of my estate, real and personal, whatsoever I may die possessed of, I give and bequeath to my beloved wife, Jane Rorar, to have and to hold and to enjoy the same during the term of her natural life, so long as she continues to bear my name, this I bequeath to her in lien of dower, under provisos hereinafter mentioned to wit: my sons Elichiam and Simeon shall have the option or privilege of farming that portion of my real estate known as the Ridge farm, now farmed by the said Elichiam, they the said Elichiam and Simeon shall pay the taxes on the same, from year to year, and they shall pay an deliver to my wife Jane Rorar at her residence one third of the grain and hay, the produce of said farm, and my said wife shall be entitled to one third of the fruit, the produce of said farm and she shall also have and retain the right of pasturing two head of cows or cattle on said farm and my sons, John and Henry shall have a like option or privilege of farming that portion of my real estate known as the home place, subject to the same payments of taxes, grain, hay and fruit as are before described in the case of Elichiam and Simeon, my wife also to have the right of pasturage for two head of cows or cattle this the home place, as well as on the Ridge farm. Nevertheless, my son John shall have for his own use and behoof all the produce of certainfruit trees planted and purchased by him, and the said John and Henry shall furnish their mother, at her residence, a sufficiency of wood for fuel, and shaul (sic) cut, chop and split the same, ready, handy and convenient for use; and my said wife shall have, hold and retain supreme control over the house or family mansion situate on the home place and all of my personal effects.I also give and bequeath to my sons Elichiam and Simeon, subject to my wife's title and interest therein, all that part of my real estate before mentioned and known as the Ridge farm with all there unto appertaining and to my sons John and Henry all that part of real estate before mentioned and known as the home place, together with the buildings and all thereunto appertaining, but be it distinctly understood that these bequests to Elichiam and Simeon and to John and Henry do not interfere with nor invalidate their mother's title and interest in the said property, and that the said bequests are valid only when her title and interest shall cease by her demise orotherwise. My personal estate and all other property not heretoforementioned I do direct to be equally divided, at the decease of my wife, among all my children, share and share alike.And I do hereby ordain, and make my esteemed friends Philip Locke and Decker Locke, both of Springfield Township, as aforesaid Executors of this my last will and testament.
In witness thereof I John Rorar, the estator, to this my will written on one sheet of paper, set my hand and seal on this sixth day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand eight-hundred and sixty eight.John Rorar (Initials "LS" encircled)Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of us who have subscribed in the presence of each other to the above.James NorrisEliza (her "x" mark)Charlotta RorarLetters Testamentary granted on the Estate of John Rorar,late of Springfield Township, deceasedOn this 7th day of April A. D. 1873 Letters Testamentary in Common form were this day granted to Philip and Decker Locke on the estate of John Rorar late of Springfield Township deceased.Wm. E. Lightner, RegisterCounty of Huntingdon,This 7th day of April A. D. 1873 before me W. E. Lightner Register forthe probate of Wills and granting Letters of Administration in and forthe County of Huntingdon, personally came James Norris and Eliza Rorar the subscribing witnesses to the above will, and being duly sworn and affirms according to law did depose and say, that they were present and saw and heard John Rorar the Testator sign, seal, publish, pronounce and declare the foregoing instrument of writing as and for his testament and last will, and that at the time of so doing he the said testator was of perfect and sound mind memory and understanding to the best of their knowledge observationand belief.Jas. NorrisEliza (her "x" mark) RorarSworn affirmed and subscribed before me,Wm. E. Lightner, Register______________________________--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
See Historical Document.
Individual History:
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John Rorar-Springfield-Will Book 7, Pages 291-293
Last Will and Testament of John Rorar late of Springfield Twp. dec'dI, John Rorar, of Springfield Township, County of Huntingdon and State of Pennsylvania, being of sound mind, do make and publish this my will and testament.
I give and bequeath to my son Simon Rorar, unconditionally at my decease, the lot or parcel of land, upon which he now resides, containing twenty acres or thereabouts. All the residue of my estate, real and personal, whatsoever I may die possessed of, I give and bequeath to my beloved wife, Jane Rorar, to have and to hold and to enjoy the same during the term of her natural life, so long as she continues to bear my name, this I bequeath to her in lien of dower, under provisos hereinafter mentioned to wit: my sons Elichiam and Simeon shall have the option or privilege of farming that portion of my real estate known as the Ridge farm, now farmed by the said Elichiam, they the said Elichiam and Simeon shall pay the taxes on the same, from year to year, and they shall pay an deliver to my wife Jane Rorar at her residence one third of the grain and hay, the produce of said farm, and my said wife shall be entitled to one third of the fruit, the produce of said farm and she shall also have and retain the right of pasturing two head of cows or cattle on said farm and my sons, John and Henry shall have a like option or privilege of farming that portion of my real estate known as the home place, subject to the same payments of taxes, grain, hay and fruit as are before described in the case of Elichiam and Simeon, my wife also to have the right of pasturage for two head of cows or cattle this the home place, as well as on the Ridge farm. Nevertheless, my son John shall have for his own use and behoof all the produce of certainfruit trees planted and purchased by him, and the said John and Henry shall furnish their mother, at her residence, a sufficiency of wood for fuel, and shaul (sic) cut, chop and split the same, ready, handy and convenient for use; and my said wife shall have, hold and retain supreme control over the house or family mansion situate on the home place and all of my personal effects.I also give and bequeath to my sons Elichiam and Simeon, subject to my wife's title and interest therein, all that part of my real estate before mentioned and known as the Ridge farm with all there unto appertaining and to my sons John and Henry all that part of real estate before mentioned and known as the home place, together with the buildings and all thereunto appertaining, but be it distinctly understood that these bequests to Elichiam and Simeon and to John and Henry do not interfere with nor invalidate their mother's title and interest in the said property, and that the said bequests are valid only when her title and interest shall cease by her demise orotherwise. My personal estate and all other property not heretoforementioned I do direct to be equally divided, at the decease of my wife, among all my children, share and share alike.And I do hereby ordain, and make my esteemed friends Philip Locke and Decker Locke, both of Springfield Township, as aforesaid Executors of this my last will and testament.
In witness thereof I John Rorar, the estator, to this my will written on one sheet of paper, set my hand and seal on this sixth day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand eight-hundred and sixty eight.John Rorar (Initials "LS" encircled)Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of us who have subscribed in the presence of each other to the above.James NorrisEliza (her "x" mark)Charlotta RorarLetters Testamentary granted on the Estate of John Rorar,late of Springfield Township, deceasedOn this 7th day of April A. D. 1873 Letters Testamentary in Common form were this day granted to Philip and Decker Locke on the estate of John Rorar late of Springfield Township deceased.Wm. E. Lightner, RegisterCounty of Huntingdon,This 7th day of April A. D. 1873 before me W. E. Lightner Register forthe probate of Wills and granting Letters of Administration in and forthe County of Huntingdon, personally came James Norris and Eliza Rorar the subscribing witnesses to the above will, and being duly sworn and affirms according to law did depose and say, that they were present and saw and heard John Rorar the Testator sign, seal, publish, pronounce and declare the foregoing instrument of writing as and for his testament and last will, and that at the time of so doing he the said testator was of perfect and sound mind memory and understanding to the best of their knowledge observationand belief.Jas. NorrisEliza (her "x" mark) RorarSworn affirmed and subscribed before me,Wm. E. Lightner, Register______________________________--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
See Historical Document.
Individual History:
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Date of Import: Jan 21, 2002[black121601.GED]
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John Rorar-Springfield-Will Book 7, Pages 291-293
Last Will and Testament of John Rorar late of Springfield Twp. dec'dI, John Rorar, of Springfield Township, County of Huntingdon and State of Pennsylvania, being of sound mind, do make and publish this my will and testament.
I give and bequeath to my son Simon Rorar, unconditionally at my decease, the lot or parcel of land, upon which he now resides, containing twenty acres or thereabouts. All the residue of my estate, real and personal, whatsoever I may die possessed of, I give and bequeath to my beloved wife, Jane Rorar, to have and to hold and to enjoy the same during the term of her natural life, so long as she continues to bear my name, this I bequeath to her in lien of dower, under provisos hereinafter mentioned to wit: my sons Elichiam and Simeon shall have the option or privilege of farming that portion of my real estate known as the Ridge farm, now farmed by the said Elichiam, they the said Elichiam and Simeon shall pay the taxes on the same, from year to year, and they shall pay an deliver to my wife Jane Rorar at her residence one third of the grain and hay, the produce of said farm, and my said wife shall be entitled to one third of the fruit, the produce of said farm and she shall also have and retain the right of pasturing two head of cows or cattle on said farm and my sons, John and Henry shall have a like option or privilege of farming that portion of my real estate known as the home place, subject to the same payments of taxes, grain, hay and fruit as are before described in the case of Elichiam and Simeon, my wife also to have the right of pasturage for two head of cows or cattle this the home place, as well as on the Ridge farm. Nevertheless, my son John shall have for his own use and behoof all the produce of certainfruit trees planted and purchased by him, and the said John and Henry shall furnish their mother, at her residence, a sufficiency of wood for fuel, and shaul (sic) cut, chop and split the same, ready, handy and convenient for use; and my said wife shall have, hold and retain supreme control over the house or family mansion situate on the home place and all of my personal effects.I also give and bequeath to my sons Elichiam and Simeon, subject to my wife's title and interest therein, all that part of my real estate before mentioned and known as the Ridge farm with all there unto appertaining and to my sons John and Henry all that part of real estate before mentioned and known as the home place, together with the buildings and all thereunto appertaining, but be it distinctly understood that these bequests to Elichiam and Simeon and to John and Henry do not interfere with nor invalidate their mother's title and interest in the said property, and that the said bequests are valid only when her title and interest shall cease by her demise orotherwise. My personal estate and all other property not heretoforementioned I do direct to be equally divided, at the decease of my wife, among all my children, share and share alike.And I do hereby ordain, and make my esteemed friends Philip Locke and Decker Locke, both of Springfield Township, as aforesaid Executors of this my last will and testament.
In witness thereof I John Rorar, the estator, to this my will written on one sheet of paper, set my hand and seal on this sixth day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand eight-hundred and sixty eight.John Rorar (Initials "LS" encircled)Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of us who have subscribed in the presence of each other to the above.James NorrisEliza (her "x" mark)Charlotta RorarLetters Testamentary granted on the Estate of John Rorar,late of Springfield Township, deceasedOn this 7th day of April A. D. 1873 Letters Testamentary in Common form were this day granted to Philip and Decker Locke on the estate of John Rorar late of Springfield Township deceased.Wm. E. Lightner, RegisterCounty of Huntingdon,This 7th day of April A. D. 1873 before me W. E. Lightner Register forthe probate of Wills and granting Letters of Administration in and forthe County of Huntingdon, personally came James Norris and Eliza Rorar the subscribing witnesses to the above will, and being duly sworn and affirms according to law did depose and say, that they were present and saw and heard John Rorar the Testator sign, seal, publish, pronounce and declare the foregoing instrument of writing as and for his testament and last will, and that at the time of so doing he the said testator was of perfect and sound mind memory and understanding to the best of their knowledge observationand belief.Jas. NorrisEliza (her "x" mark) RorarSworn affirmed and subscribed before me,Wm. E. Lightner, Register______________________________--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
See Historical Document.
Individual History:
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Date of Import: Jan 21, 2002[black121601.GED]
Posted on: Huntingdon Co. Pa Wills
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John Rorar-Springfield-Will Book 7, Pages 291-293
Last Will and Testament of John Rorar late of Springfield Twp. dec'dI, John Rorar, of Springfield Township, County of Huntingdon and State of Pennsylvania, being of sound mind, do make and publish this my will and testament.
I give and bequeath to my son Simon Rorar, unconditionally at my decease, the lot or parcel of land, upon which he now resides, containing twenty acres or thereabouts. All the residue of my estate, real and personal, whatsoever I may die possessed of, I give and bequeath to my beloved wife, Jane Rorar, to have and to hold and to enjoy the same during the term of her natural life, so long as she continues to bear my name, this I bequeath to her in lien of dower, under provisos hereinafter mentioned to wit: my sons Elichiam and Simeon shall have the option or privilege of farming that portion of my real estate known as the Ridge farm, now farmed by the said Elichiam, they the said Elichiam and Simeon shall pay the taxes on the same, from year to year, and they shall pay an deliver to my wife Jane Rorar at her residence one third of the grain and hay, the produce of said farm, and my said wife shall be entitled to one third of the fruit, the produce of said farm and she shall also have and retain the right of pasturing two head of cows or cattle on said farm and my sons, John and Henry shall have a like option or privilege of farming that portion of my real estate known as the home place, subject to the same payments of taxes, grain, hay and fruit as are before described in the case of Elichiam and Simeon, my wife also to have the right of pasturage for two head of cows or cattle this the home place, as well as on the Ridge farm. Nevertheless, my son John shall have for his own use and behoof all the produce of certainfruit trees planted and purchased by him, and the said John and Henry shall furnish their mother, at her residence, a sufficiency of wood for fuel, and shaul (sic) cut, chop and split the same, ready, handy and convenient for use; and my said wife shall have, hold and retain supreme control over the house or family mansion situate on the home place and all of my personal effects.I also give and bequeath to my sons Elichiam and Simeon, subject to my wife's title and interest therein, all that part of my real estate before mentioned and known as the Ridge farm with all there unto appertaining and to my sons John and Henry all that part of real estate before mentioned and known as the home place, together with the buildings and all thereunto appertaining, but be it distinctly understood that these bequests to Elichiam and Simeon and to John and Henry do not interfere with nor invalidate their mother's title and interest in the said property, and that the said bequests are valid only when her title and interest shall cease by her demise orotherwise. My personal estate and all other property not heretoforementioned I do direct to be equally divided, at the decease of my wife, among all my children, share and share alike.And I do hereby ordain, and make my esteemed friends Philip Locke and Decker Locke, both of Springfield Township, as aforesaid Executors of this my last will and testament.
In witness thereof I John Rorar, the estator, to this my will written on one sheet of paper, set my hand and seal on this sixth day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand eight-hundred and sixty eight.John Rorar (Initials "LS" encircled)Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of us who have subscribed in the presence of each other to the above.James NorrisEliza (her "x" mark)Charlotta RorarLetters Testamentary granted on the Estate of John Rorar,late of Springfield Township, deceasedOn this 7th day of April A. D. 1873 Letters Testamentary in Common form were this day granted to Philip and Decker Locke on the estate of John Rorar late of Springfield Township deceased.Wm. E. Lightner, RegisterCounty of Huntingdon,This 7th day of April A. D. 1873 before me W. E. Lightner Register forthe probate of Wills and granting Letters of Administration in and forthe County of Huntingdon, personally came James Norris and Eliza Rorar the subscribing witnesses to the above will, and being duly sworn and affirms according to law did depose and say, that they were present and saw and heard John Rorar the Testator sign, seal, publish, pronounce and declare the foregoing instrument of writing as and for his testament and last will, and that at the time of so doing he the said testator was of perfect and sound mind memory and understanding to the best of their knowledge observationand belief.Jas. NorrisEliza (her "x" mark) RorarSworn affirmed and subscribed before me,Wm. E. Lightner, Register______________________________--------------------------------------------------------------------------------


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