Denman Osburn Hancher

                                                    ┌── William Hancher
                                                    │    1788-1857 
                         ┌── James Wilson Hancher ──┤
                         │    1825-1876             │
                         │                          └── Mary Howe
                         │                               1802-?    
Denman Osburn Hancher ───┤
B: 1855                  │                          ┌── John Cotterrel
D: 1945                  │                          │
                         └── Mary Ann Cotterrel ────┤
                              1834-1881             │
                                                    └── Permelia Milliken
M: Henrietta Horr
   ├── Olive Blanche Hancher (1877-1963) 1,2
   ├── Margaret E. Hancher (1879-1974) 1,2,3
   ├── Earl O. Hancher (1880-1886) 2
   ├── John Dudley Hancher (1883-1959) 2,3
   ├── Walter Denman Hancher (1884-1959) 2,3,4,5
   ├── James Wilson Hancher (1887-1960) 2,3,6
   ├── Mary E. Hancher (1889-1891) 2
   ├── Ray Orvil Hancher (1895-1960) 2,3,4,7
   └── Marie Clara Hancher (c1904-) 2,4,8

Denman Osburn Hancher     [ID 12924] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Jul 31 1855, Washington County, Pennsylvania.1,2,3,4,8,9,10,11,12,13,14  

He married Henrietta Horr, about 1877.2  Henrietta, daughter of Henry Horr & Elizabeth Pracht, was born Jan - 1857, West Finley, Washington County, Pennsylvania.1,3,4,8  (Jan 9 1858).2,9,11,12,15  

Denman and family were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 4 1880), West Finley Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania:1

Hancher, Denman, age 25, born in Pennsylvania; father born in Virginia; mother born in Pennsylvania; farming.
Hancher, Lettie, wife, age 21, born in Pennsylvania; parents born in Germany; keeping house.
Hancher, Olive R., daughter, age 3, born in Pennsylvania; parents born in Pennsylvania.
Hancher, Maggie, daughter, age 1, born in Pennsylvania; parents born in Pennsylvania.
Living next door in 1880 was Denman's widowed mother and family.16  

Denman and family were shown in the 1900 census (Jun 12 1900), Washington County, Pennsylvania:3

Hancher, D.O., head-of-household, age 44, born July 1855 in Pennsylvania; father born in West Virginia; mother born in Pennsylvania; occupation: farming; rented farm.
Hancher, Yetta W, wife, age 43, born Jan 1857 in Pennsylvania; parents born in Germany; 8 children, 6 living.
Hancher, Margaret, daughter, age 21, born Apr 1879 in Pennsylvania; parents born in Pennsylvania.
Hancher, John D., son, age 17, born Feb 1886 in Pennsylvania; parents born in Pennsylvania.
Hancher, Walter D., son, age 15, born Dec 1884 in Pennsylvania; parents born in Pennsylvania.
Hancher, James W., son, age 13, born Feb 1887 in Pennsylvania; parents born in Pennsylvania.
Hancher, Orvil R., son, age 5, born May 1895 in Pennsylvania; parents born in Pennsylvania.
Potter, Fannie, [..relationship blank..], age 12, born Mch 1888 in Pennsylvania; parents born in Pennsylvania.

Denman and family were shown in the 1910 census (Apr 22 1910), Good Intent Road, West Finley Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania:4

Hancher, Denman O, head-of-household, age 54, born in Pennsylvania; father born in Virginia; mother born in Pennsylvania; first marriage, married 32 years; occupation: farmer, general farm; owned farm (mortgaged).
Hancher, Henrietta, wife, age 52, born in Pennsylvania; parents born in Germany; first marriage, married 32 years; 9 children, 7 living.
Hancher, Walter D., son, age 25, born in Pennsylvania; parents born in Pennsylvania; occupation: farmer, home farm.
Hancher, Ray O., son, age 14, born in Pennsylvania; parents born in Pennsylvania; attended school.
Hancher, Marie C., daughter, age 6, born in Pennsylvania; parents born in Pennsylvania.

Denman and family were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 30 1920), West Finley Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania:8

Hancher, D.O, head-of-household, age 64, born in Pennsylvania; father born in Virginia; mother born in Pennsylvania; owned farm (mortgaged); occupation: farmer, general.
Hancher, Yetta, wife, age 62, born in Pennsylvania; parents born in Germany.
Hancher, Marie, daughter, age 16, born in Pennsylvania; parents born in Pennsylvania; attended school.
Living next door (or possibly on the same farm) in 1920 was the family of son Walter.17  

Denman and family were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 12-14 1930), Good Intent Village, West Finley Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania:18

Hancher, Denmon O, head-of-household, age 74, born in Pennsylvania; father born in Virginia; mother born in Pennsylvania; first married at age 22; owned farm; no radio in home; occupation: farmer, farm; not a war veteran.
Hancher, Henryetta, wife, age 72, born in Pennsylvania; parents born in Germany; first married at age 19.
Hancher, Olive R, daughter, age 52, born in Pennsylvania; parents born in Pennsylvania; widow; first married at age 28.
Hancher, Dee O, son, age 15, born in Pennsylvania; parents born in Pennsylvania; attended school.
Living nearby in 1930 was the family of son Ray.19  

Henrietta died Mar 8 1935, West Finley Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania; age 77y 1m 29d.9,11,12,15  

Denman Osburn Hancher died Sep 27 1945, West Finley Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania; age 90y 1m 26d.2,9,10,11,12

(photo)Photo: Denman Osburn Hancher death certificate Washington County, Pennsylvania 9

(photo)Photo: Henrietta Horr death certificate Washington County, Pennsylvania 9

(photo)Photo: Denman Osburn Hancher & Henrietta Horr gravestone West Finley Cemetery 10,15


Sources

  1. 1880 census, West Finley Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania; roll T9-1202, ED 268, page 542D, line #10, dwelling #60, family #66.
  2. RootsWeb WorldConnect GEDCOM from Mike Milliken ().
  3. 1900 census, West Finley Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania; roll T623-1495, ED 179, page 1A, line #38, dwelling #6, family #6.
  4. 1910 census, West Finley Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania; roll T624-1427, ED 254, page 4A, line #1, dwelling #65, family #65.
  5. Walter Denman Hancher death certificate.
  6. James Wilson Hancher death certificate.
  7. Ray Orvil Hancher death certificate.
  8. 1920 census, West Finley Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania; roll T625-1661, ED 236, page 12B, line #83, dwelling #250, family #267.
  9. Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963; http://www.ancestry.com.
  10. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=104599020.
  11. Posting May 14 2002 by Rebecca Davis Pauley () to PAWASHIN-L citing:
    burials in West Finley Cemetery, Washington County, Pennsylvania.
  12. Posting Nov 5 2003 by Jeff & Gina Nestor () to PAWASHIN-L citing:
    burials in West Finley Cemetery, Washington County, Pennsylvania.
  13. 1860 census, Good Intent P.O., West Finley Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania; roll M653-1192, page 1022, line #14, dwelling #39, family #39.
  14. 1870 census, Claysville P.O., West Finley Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania; roll M593-1463, page 418, line #16, dwelling #110, family #110.
  15. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=104599022.
  16. 1880 census, West Finley Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania; roll T9-1202, ED 268, page 542D, line #3, dwelling #59, family #65.
  17. 1920 census, West Finley Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania; roll T625-1661, ED 236, page 12B, line #86, dwelling #251, family #268.
  18. 1930 census, West Finley Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania; roll T626-2163, ED 127, page 4A, line #27, dwelling #74, family #78.
  19. 1930 census, West Finley Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania; roll T626-2163, ED 127, page 4A, line #40, dwelling #78, family #82.


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