Henry R. Trost
- Born: 12 Jan 1854, Lancaster City, Lancaster Co., PA
- Marriage: Susan Auxer about 1875 in Lancaster City, PA.
- Died: 24 Sep 1918, Lancaster City, Lancaster Co., PA at age 64
- Buried: 28 Sep 1918, Saint Marys Roman Catholic Cemetery, Lancaster City, Lancaster Co., PA
Cause of his death was Uremic Poisoning / Chronic Nephritis.
The 1880 Federal Census for Lancaster City 1st Ward, Pennsylvania, District 147, page 12A records Henry (27) and Susan A. (24) Trost with son Henry J. Jr. (3/12) living with a widowed mother-in-law Cathran Dwyer (52 - PA) at 228 Prince Street.
The 1900 Federal Census in Lancaster City, Pa. records Henry's parents as from Prussia (1880)/ Germany/Poland (1900). The 1900 Federal Census for Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Lancaster City Ward 6, District 55 records Henry R. (Jan 1854) and Sue A. (Dec 1855) Trost with children John Henry (Mar 1880), Charles (Nov 1883), William K. (June 1885), Gertrude B. (Dec 1887), Minie S. A. (Nov 1890), and Clarence A. (Feb 1893) living at 15 East Lemon Street.
The 1910 Federal Census Lancaster City, Ward 6, PA, District 73 records H. R. (55 - PA/PA/PA) and Susan (54 - PA/PA/PA)Trost with children Gertrude B. (22) and Clarence (17) living at 15 East Lemon Street. Henry and Susan have been married for 30 years and have had 7 children of whom 5 are still living. Henry works at a Tobacco Warehouse.
See general notes on his wife for 1920 census facts.
Name: Henry R. Trost
Birth: Jan. 12, 1854 - Lancaster City, Lancaster Co., PA
Death: Sep. 25, 1918 - Lancaster City, Lancaster Co., PA
Lancaster Intelligencer - September 26, 1918
HENRY R. TROST
Henry R. Trost died Tuesday evening at 6:15 o'clock at his home, 18 East Lemon street in his sixty-fifth year. Death was caused by a stroke with which he was stricken two weeks ago. The deceased was a well known tobacco inspector and was a member of St. Anthony's Catholic church. His wife and the following children survive: J. Harry of Buffalo, N.Y., William R., of Philadelphia; Marie, wife of E. Roy Coble, Ridgeway; Gertrude R., at home, and Clarence A., of the American Expeditionary Forces in France. Two brothers and one sister also survive, John J., William H., and Mary, all of Lancaster.
Created by: Linda Stienstra
Record added: Feb 11, 2008
Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963
Name: Henry R Trost (married)
Residence: 15 E Lemon Street, Lancaster, PA
Occupation: Tobacco Buyer
Birth Date: 12 Jan 1854
Birth Place: Lancaster Co., PA
Death Date: 24 Sep 1918
Death Place: Lancaster, Lancaster Co., PA
Burial: Sept 28, 1918 at Saint Marys Roman Catholic Cemetery, Lancaster City, Lancaster Co., PA
Father Name: John Trost
Father Birth Place: Germany
Mother Name: Margeret Gable
Mother Birth Place: Lanc Pennsylvania
Certificate Number: 100386
Informant: Gertrude Trost [daughter] of 15 E Lemon Street
Noted events in his life were:
• Occupation: Apprentice Shoemaker (1870) / Shoemaker (1880) / Tobacco Inspector (1900).
Henry married Susan Auxer about 1875 in Lancaster City, PA. (Susan Auxer was born on 10 Dec 1855 in Lancaster City, Lancaster Co., PA, died on 29 Dec 1926 in Lancaster City, Lancaster Co., PA and was buried on 3 Jan 1927 in Saint Marys Roman Catholic Cemetery, Lancaster City, Lancaster Co., PA.) The cause of her death was Gradual Increasing Paresis.