Bertha B. Shaub
- Born: Feb 1877, Willow Street, Lancaster Co., PA.
- Marriage: Thomas Eager on 6 Apr 1893 in Strasburg, Lancaster Co., PA
- Died: 1950, Strasburg Township, Lancaster Co., PA at age 73
- Buried: Strasburg Cemetery, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
The 1880 Federal Census for Pequea Township, Lancaster Co., PA, District 167, page 354A records Bertha Staub (2) with her parents Aaron (24 - PA/PA/PA) and Christian (24 - PA/PA/PA) Staub and brother Benjamin (4).
See general notes on her daughter, Elizabeth, for 1900 & 1910 census facts.
The 1920 Federal Census for Lancaster Township, Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania, District 85, page 72A, dated January 8, 1920 records Thomas (51 - PA/PA/PA) and Bertha (49 - PA/PA/PA) Eager and children Stella (20), Christie (18), Thomas Jr. (16), James (9), and Mary (7 5/12) living along Spencer Avenue. Also in the household is a grandson, Lester Eager (5 11/12). Thomas is a Dairy Farmer.
The 1930 Federal Census for Strasburg Township, Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania, District 115, page 124B, dated April 23, 1930 records Thomas S. (62 - PA/PA/PA) and Bertha B. (52 - PA/PA/PA) Eager and children Thomas J. (25) and James F. (20). Also in the household is a grandson, Lester G. Eager (15). Thomas is a Laborer on a Farm and owns his home valued at $3,000.
Bertha married Thomas Eager on 6 Apr 1893 in Strasburg, Lancaster Co., PA. (Thomas Eager was born on 21 Feb 1868 in Strasburg Township, Lancaster Co., PA, died on 11 Aug 1930 in Strasburg Township, Lancaster Co., PA and was buried on 14 Aug 1930 in Strasburg Cemetery, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.) The cause of his death was Chronic Myocarditis.
Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950 <www.familsearch.org>
Name: Thomas Eager
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 06 Apr 1893
Event Place: Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
Birth Year (Estimated): 1870 in Strasburg Township
Spouse's Name: Bertha S. Shaub
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1877 in Willow Street
Reference ID: 8429
GS Film Number: 940789 , Digital Folder Number: 004266301 , Image Number: 00133
Note written in the margin of the Marriage License Docket:
The written consent of Aaron Shaub father of Bertha S. Shaub to the marriage of his said daughter and Thomas Eager is made April 6th 1893 exhibited in this office and filed.