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Will of Abraham Lowman dated 13 Nov 1869
Will of Abraham Lowman dated 13 Nov 1869
The Will names beneficiaries John, Sarah, Margaret, and Elizabeth Lowman. Alexander and Martha Jane had already died, but Mary Ann was not mentioned. Perhaps she had acted in a such a way as to warrant her disinheritance. 
  19 Jun 2018
Birth Record for Amos Hobart
Birth Record for Amos Hobart
In the New Hampshire Birth Index, 1659-1900 
  19 Jun 2018
David T. Zentmyer meets your webmaster
David T. Zentmyer meets your webmaster
12 Jun 2018 Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, California 
  13 Jun 2018
Zentmyer - Radebach Wedding
Zentmyer - Radebach Wedding
In the Altoona Tribune, 12 Aug 1942 
  12 Jun 2018
Headstone for Arnold and Carrie Kuter Zentmyer
Headstone for Arnold and Carrie Kuter Zentmyer
In Lincoln Memorial Park, Oswego, Kendall, Illinois Plot 17
Photo courtesy MP4 
  8 Jun 2018
Likely death Record for Kenneth Brereton
Likely death Record for Kenneth Brereton
In New York, 18 Apr 1958. Census records do not reveal any other candidates for the Kenneth Brereton in this death record, whose birth year matches the Kenneth Brereton born in New Haven. 
  30 May 2018
John finishing at the Valley of the Flowers Marathon in Lompoc, California, 1990
John finishing at the Valley of the Flowers Marathon in Lompoc, California, 1990
John at the age of 78 won first place in his division Men 70-79, so beating all those young guys.
Image courtesy Gary Zentmyer 
  23 May 2018
A fine day in 1951 at 644 N. Manhattan Place, Hollywood
A fine day in 1951 at 644 N. Manhattan Place, Hollywood
Top: Gary, John, and May Zentmyer, Mary Strahorn Zentmyer, Jeanette and Frank Hobart Sr.
Bottom: John H. Zentmyer, Frank Hobart Jr.  
  23 May 2018
May Hobart, patriotic nurse
May Hobart, patriotic nurse
Photo taken shortly after the US entered World War I in 1917. 
  23 May 2018
Dudley House, 895 Seventh Street, Charleston, Illinois
Dudley House, 895 Seventh Street, Charleston, Illinois
This Queen Anne Revival style house was purchased by Dr. and Mrs. Gerald Dudley in 1920 was occupied by them until their deaths in 1958 and 1960. It is in the National Register of Historic Places, and is currently the headquarters of the Coles County Historical Society. 
  22 May 2018
Frank Hobart Jr. AKA 'Bud' and May Zentmyer
Frank Hobart Jr. AKA 'Bud' and May Zentmyer
On the porch at 644 N. Manhattan Place, about 1927 
  22 May 2018
Frank Hobart at work
Frank Hobart at work
Speaking into a Dictaphone recording device
Image courtesy Gary Zentmyer 
  22 May 2018
May and John Zentmyer
May and John Zentmyer
Photo taken at 644 N. Manhattan Place shortly after their wedding. 
  22 May 2018
Frank Hobart Jr. in World War II
Frank Hobart Jr. in World War II
Frank was a cryptographer in the Army Air Corps 
  22 May 2018
Frank received the 'Plug of the Month' award from Cannon Electric in 1960.
Frank received the "Plug of the Month" award from Cannon Electric in 1960.
Frank went to work for Cannon Electric in 1939, and remained life-long friends with its founder, James Cannon. Cannon's major products included multi-terminal electrical connectors, or 'Plugs.'
Image courtesy Gary Zentmyer 
  22 May 2018
George Zentmyer kidnapped in Las Vegas
George Zentmyer kidnapped in Las Vegas
From the Los Angeles Times, 4 Aug 1922
'Excelsior,' also known as wood wool, is fine wood shavings used as packing material.  
  22 May 2018
George and Mary Zentmyer's house at 5929 Terrace Drive, Los Angeles
George and Mary Zentmyer's house at 5929 Terrace Drive, Los Angeles
George and Mary had this house built new in 1925. After leaving for college and then marrying, sons John and George and their families returned to visit many times. 
  22 May 2018
George Zentmyer family house in Las Vegas in 1923
George Zentmyer family house in Las Vegas in 1923
Photo courtesy John Zentmyer age 11, and his Brownie Camera. 
  22 May 2018

Individuals

 ID   Last Name, Given Name(s)   Born/Christened   Last Modified 
I85989 
LOWMAN, Abraham T. 
b. Abt 1787  Pennsylvania  19 Jun 2018
I3359 
ZENTMYER, Julia Mae Taylor 
b. 17 Oct 2004   19 Jun 2018
I3367 
Lytle, Jane 
b. 6 Dec 1823  Buffalo, Butler, Pennsylvania  19 Jun 2018
I3370 
LOWMAN, Abraham A. 
b. 1 Oct 1848  Coylesville, Clearfield, Butler, Pennsylvania  19 Jun 2018
I3369 
LOWMAN, Mary Lavina 
b. 17 Oct 1846  Coylesville, Clearfield , Butler, Pennsylvania  19 Jun 2018
I3368 
LOWMAN, William Alexander Sr. 
b. 6 Dec 1850   19 Jun 2018
I2536 
LOWMAN, Alexander 
b. 10 Sep 1822  Buffalo, Armstrong, Pennsylvania  19 Jun 2018
I3354 
POWER, Leslie Carol 
b. Abt 1949   19 Jun 2018
I85670 
HOBART, Amos 
b. 30 Mar 1775  Groton, Grafton, New Hampshire  19 Jun 2018
I3358 
STEPHENSON, Marian E. 
b. 28 Oct 1956   19 Jun 2018
I3360 
ZENTMYER, Gregory 
b. 18 Nov 2000   19 Jun 2018
I3366 
BISHOP, Rick 
   19 Jun 2018
I3365 
SMITH, Lindsey 
   19 Jun 2018
I3357 
SMITH, Don 
   19 Jun 2018
I2264 
ZENTMYER, David Taylor Jr. 
b. 10 Nov 1949  Lancaster, Pennsylvania  19 Jun 2018
I3364 
BLACK, Christopher 
   18 Jun 2018
I1996 
LOWMAN, Sarah 
b. Abt 1817  Buffalo, Armstrong, Pennsylvania  18 Jun 2018
I3363 
BLACK, Jessy 
   18 Jun 2018
I3362 
LOWMAN, Martha Jane 
b. 1829   18 Jun 2018
I3361 
WRIGHT, Mary A. J. 
b. Abt 1900  Pennsylvania  18 Jun 2018
I85990 
BROWN, FNU 
   18 Jun 2018
I86011 
LOWMAN, Margaret Brown 
b. 1823  Buffalo, Armstrong, Pennsylvania  18 Jun 2018
I2742 
BERGSTROM, Peter Lodge 
   12 Jun 2018
I3356 
GRAGG, Christopher Wyatt 
   11 Jun 2018
I3355 
ZENTMYER, Christina 
   11 Jun 2018
I85992 
LOWMAN, Charlotte 
b. 1893  Concordia, Cloud, Kansas  11 Jun 2018
I3353 
LOWMAN, L M 
b. Abt 1892   11 Jun 2018
I85974 
LAWRENCE, Loretta Luella 
b. 05 Sep 1862  Conneautville, Crawford, Pennsylvania  11 Jun 2018
I1664 
ARGALL, Carla Susan 
b. 4 Sep 1963   8 Jun 2018
I2703 
ZENTMYER, Arnold Arthur 
b. 14 Sep 1904  Naperville, DuPage, Illinois  8 Jun 2018
I2265 
ZENTMYER, Mary Victoria 
   6 Jun 2018
I296 
DUDLEY, Dorothy Anne 
b. 11 Jan 1912  Charleston, Coles, Illinois  22 May 2018
I2895 
HOBART, May Elizabeth 
b. 22 Oct 1914  Hollywood, Los Angeles, California  22 May 2018
I87124 
HOBART, Frank Grant Jr. 
b. 30 Oct 1924  Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California  22 May 2018
I85650 
HOBART, Frank Grant 
b. 03 Mar 1882  Carthage, Hancock, Illinois  22 May 2018
I532 
DUDLEY, Dr. Gerald Brown 
b. 31 May 1875  Ashmore, Coles, Illinois  22 May 2018

Families

 ID   Father ID   Father's Name   Mother ID   Married   Last Modified 
 F1258  I2264  David Taylor ZENTMYER, Jr.  I1664  22 Sep 2001  19 Jun 2018
 F1267  I2536  Alexander LOWMAN  I3367  Abt 1845  19 Jun 2018
 F1261  I3357  Don SMITH  I3354    19 Jun 2018
 F1266  I3366  Rick BISHOP  I3354    19 Jun 2018
 F1265  I3364  Christopher BLACK  I1996    18 Jun 2018
 F1264  I3363  Jessy BLACK  I3362    18 Jun 2018
 F1263  I85989  Abraham T. LOWMAN  I3361  Btw 1839 - 1850  18 Jun 2018
 F23262  I85989  Abraham T. LOWMAN  I85990  Abt 1818  18 Jun 2018
 F1262  I2264  David Taylor ZENTMYER, Jr.  I3358  30 Aug 1980  12 Jun 2018
 F451  I3023  Dr. David Taylor ZENTMYER, Sr.  I3024  08 Aug 1942  12 Jun 2018
 F1149  I2742  Peter Lodge BERGSTROM  I2265    12 Jun 2018
 F1259  I2264  David Taylor ZENTMYER, Jr.  I3354  2 Jan 1972  12 Jun 2018
 F1260  I3356  Christopher Wyatt GRAGG  I3355    11 Jun 2018
 F238  I1628  Johann Christopher ZENTMEYER  I1711  22 Apr 1777  24 May 2018
 F366  I2345  John Miles ZENTMYER  I2895  16 Jul 1938  22 May 2018