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Bethel Moore Custer

Bethel Moore Custer

Male 1828 - 1902  (74 years)

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  • Name Bethel Moore Custer 
    Born 8 Jan 1828  Montgomery County, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Address 1838  Perry County, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address 1845  West Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address 1853  Haddington, Philadelphia County, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address 1855  Montgomery County, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 20 Jul 1860  Lower Merion Township, Montgomery County, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1860 Federal Census, Pennsylvania, Montgomery County, Lower Merion Township, Page 74.
    1860 Federal Census, Pennsylvania, Montgomery County, Lower Merion Township, Page 74.
    1860 Federal Census, Pennsylvania, Montgomery County, Lower Merion Township, Page 74.
    Census 9 Aug 1870  Ridley Township, Delaware County, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1870 Federal Census, Pennsylvania, Delaware County, Ridley Township, Page 3.
    1870 Federal Census, Pennsylvania, Delaware County, Ridley Township, Page 3.
    1870 Federal Census, Pennsylvania, Delaware County, Ridley Township, Page 3.
    Census 5 Jun 1880  Ridley Township, Delaware County, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1880 Federal Census, Pennsylvania, Delaware County, Ridley Township, Supervisor's District No. 2, Enumeration District No. 7, Page 9.
    1880 Federal Census, Pennsylvania, Delaware County, Ridley Township, Supervisor's District No. 2, Enumeration District No. 7, Page 9.
    1880 Federal Census, Pennsylvania, Delaware County, Ridley Township, Supervisor's District No. 2, Enumeration District No. 7, Page 9.
    Census 4 Jun 1900  Parker Ave., Glenolden, Delaware County, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1900 Federal Census, Pennsylvania, Delaware County, Glenolden Borough, Supervisor's District No. 2, Enumeration District No. 182, Sheet 4A.
    1900 Federal Census, Pennsylvania, Delaware County, Glenolden Borough, Supervisor's District No. 2, Enumeration District No. 182, Sheet 4A.
    1900 Federal Census, Pennsylvania, Delaware County, Glenolden Borough, Supervisor's District No. 2, Enumeration District No. 182, Sheet 4A.
    Died 14 Dec 1902 
    • Philadelphia Inquirer, 16 Dec 1902: "Death Summons Bethel Custer", Special to The Inquirer. CHESTER, Pa., Dec. 15.-Bethel M. Custer, of Glenolden, whose serious illness from a stroke of paralysis was noted previously, died at the Pennsylvania Hospital on Sunday at the age of 74 years. He was one of Delaware county's leading men and helped to make the borough of Glenolden, the place having been built on his first purchase of five hundred acres of ground. he was vice president of the First National Bank of Darby, which institution he was instrumental in organizing. He had served as township auditor and road supervisor, was a school director for seventeen years, and a member of the Baptist denomination for forty-five years.
    • Philadelphia Inquirer, 17 Dec 1902: CUSTER.-Dec 14, 1902, Bethel Moore Custer, aged 75 years. Relatives and friends of family are respectfully invited to attend funeral, on Thursday, at 2 o'clock, from his late residence, Lanwellyn, Delaware county. Carriages will meet train at Glenolden Station leaving Broad Street Station 1.23 P. M. Interment at Prospect Hill Cemetery.
    Buried 18 Dec 1902  Prospect Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, 703 Lincoln Avenue, Prospect Park, Delaware County, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Headstone of Bethel Moore Custer.
    Headstone of Bethel Moore Custer.
    Headstone of Bethel Moore Custer.
    Person ID I1793  Helms Family
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2012 

    Father John Custer,   b. 1784, Montgomery County, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Elizabeth Osborne 
    Family ID F570  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Jane Crouthers Robertson,   b. 1828, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1870  (Age 42 years) 
    Married Nov 1851 
    Children 
    +1. Luanna J Custer,   b. Aug 1852, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1910  (Age ~ 57 years)
     2. Charles D Custer,   b. 1854, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Samuel C Custer, Sr.,   b. 25 Jul 1855, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1916, Folcroft, Delaware County, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    +4. Ida Jane Custer,   b. 11 Jan 1858, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1943, 1524 Woodland Ave., Folcroft, Delaware County, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     5. Isaac R Custer,   b. 1859, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Margaret S Custer,   b. Apr 1861, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. John Whiteside Custer,   b. 15 Feb 1863, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1900  (Age 36 years)
     8. Bethel S Custer,   b. 1864, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Elizabeth Osborne Custer,   b. 1866, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1888  (Age 22 years)
     10. Mary Alice Custer,   b. 13 Sep 1869, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1926, Woodland Ave., Folcroft, Delaware County, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2012 
    Family ID F564  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mattis Holmes,   b. 1841,   d. 23 Aug 1894  (Age 53 years) 
    Married Jun 1872 
    Children 
     1. Laura H Custer,   b. 1873, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Lewis B Custer,   b. Jun 1881, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2012 
    Family ID F567  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Elizabeth,   b. Feb 1829, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1899 
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2012 
    Family ID F578  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Jan 1828 - Montgomery County, PA, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAddress - 1838 - Perry County, PA, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAddress - 1845 - West Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAddress - 1853 - Haddington, Philadelphia County, PA, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAddress - 1855 - Montgomery County, PA, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 20 Jul 1860 - Lower Merion Township, Montgomery County, PA, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 9 Aug 1870 - Ridley Township, Delaware County, PA, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 5 Jun 1880 - Ridley Township, Delaware County, PA, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 4 Jun 1900 - Parker Ave., Glenolden, Delaware County, PA, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 18 Dec 1902 - Prospect Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, 703 Lincoln Avenue, Prospect Park, Delaware County, PA, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Portrait of Bethel M. Custer.
    Portrait of Bethel M. Custer.
    Portrait of Bethel M. Custer.