FOLLMER, Charles Franklin

Male 1838 - 1897  (58 years)


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  • Name FOLLMER, Charles Franklin 
    Born 15 Aug 1838  Turbot Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Biography
    • Bell's History of Northumberland County PA 1891: C. F. FOLLMER, insurance agent, was born in Turbut township, Northumberland county, Pennsylvania, August 15, 1838, son of Daniel and Sarah (Lance) Follmer. Daniel Follmer was a son of Henry and a grandson of John Follmer, the first of the family to settle on Limestone run in Turbut township. The subject of this sketch was educated at the township schools and the McEwensville Academy. He engaged in farming until about 1864, when he established his present business, representing many of the best companies of America and England. Mr. Follmer is interested in the Buffalo Milling Company of Lewisburg, and the old homestead in Turbut township. He is secretary and treasurer of the Milton Gas Company, and one of the directors of the First National Bank. In 1872 he was united in marriage with Abby, daughter of William F. Thomas, of Moorestown, New Jersey, and by this union they have two children: Henrietta and Annie G. Mr. Follmer and family are members of the Presbyterian church, and politically he is a Democrat.
    Census (desc) 1880  Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    working as a grain dealer 
    _UID 6D39612220419E42A87959A44FDB3572597A 
    Died 1897  [3
    Person ID I3838  Milton Families
    Last Modified 16 Sep 2015 

    Father FOLLMER, Daniel,   b. 13 Apr 1806, Turbot Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1887, Turbot Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother LANTZ, Sarah,   b. 18 Mar 1811, Turbot Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1882, Turbot Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 15 Oct 1829  Turbot Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F608  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family THOMAS, Abigail A.,   b. 1850, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1872 
    Children 
     1. FOLLMER, Henrietta,   b. 1873, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. FOLLMER, Annie G.,   b. 1886, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. FOLLMER, Ellen T.,   b. 1873, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F1228  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S11] Bell's History of Northumberland County PA 1891, Page 997.

    2. [S2] Census - U.S., Image 21 N Ward.

    3. [S4] Gravestone.