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1819 Ulrich Forre and Susan Loo were married on October 5 at the Trinity Reformed Church in York County, Pennsylvania. [1]

Tax records in Hellam Twp, York County, Pennsylvania for Ulrich Forry:

1820-21 Henry Forry (senior) 100/50/70 acres, farmer. Henry Forry Jun and Ulrich Forry, no land. This was the first record for Ulrich. [2]

1821-22 Henry Forry (senior) 100/50/70 acres, farmer. Henry Forry Jun (previous page) and Ulrich Forry, no land. [3]

1822-23 Henry Forry (senior) 100/50/70 acres, farmer. Henry Forry Jun (previous page) and Ulrich Forry, no land. [4] John Forry single man. [5]

1823-24 Henry Forry (senior) 100/50/70 acres, farmer. Henry Forry Jun (cooper) and Ulrich Forry, no land. [6] John Forry single man. [7]

1824-25 Henry Forry (senior) 100/50/70 acres, farmer. Henry Forry Jun (cooper) and Ulrich Forry, no land. This was the last record for Ulrich. [8] John Furry single man. [9]

1825 On 13 December, on petition of Susanna Forry, widow of Ulrich Forry deceased the [York County Orphans] Court appoint Peter Friedt guardian of the persons and estates of Mary, Elisabeth, and Henry Forry, minor daughters and son of said deceased under fourteen years of age. [10]

1826 On 14 February, Henry Forry and Peter Schirk? administrators of Ulrich Forry deceased produced an account with balance $504.28, confirmed. [11]


1826 Henry Forry and Peter Freed were administrators for Ulrich Forry of Hellam Twp.
York Gazette, York, Pennsylvania, January 31, 1826. [12]

Register's Office. York, January 13, 1826. Notice is hereby given to all Legatees, Heirs, Creditors and others, whom it may concern, that the following Administration and Guardianship accounts have been filed in the Register's Office for the probate of Wills in and and for granting the Letters of of "Administration county York, in the state of Pennsylvania, and that the same will be presented to the Judges of the Orphans' Court to be held at York for the said county, on Tuesday the 14th day of February next, for confirmation and allowance, namely ; The account of John Detter, surviving executor of the last will of Matthias Detter, deceased, late of Bottstown. Of Henry Weaver, Administrator … Of Henry Forry and Peter Freed, administrators of the estate of Ulrich Forry, deceased, of Hellam township..


1836 On 13 September, a petition was made by brother John Forry regarding division of land in the settlement of the estate of Ulrich's father Henry. Children Mary, Elizabeth, and Henry were named as issue of Ulrich. Ulrich was named as a deceased heir.

1836 On 13 September, Susanna Forry petitioned the York County Orphans Court on behalf of her son Henry Forry, a minor son, under age fourteen years of Ulrich Forry deceased. The court appointed Abraham Flory guardian over the person and estates of said minor child. [13]

1836 On 13 September, Mary Forry and Elizabeth Forry petitioned the York County Orphans Court as minor children of Ulrich Forry deceased. The court appointed their friend Abraham Flory guardian over the person and estates of said minors. Perhaps they were over age 14, since they made the petition, rather than their mother. [14]

1837 On May 16, Peter Fried, guardian of Maria, Elizabeth, and Henry Forry, minor children of Ulrich Forry deceased, by attorney, appeared in [York County Orphans] court and presented guardianship account of the estate of said minors, duly settled, with balance of $84.50, which was acknowledged by Abraham Flury. [15]

1890 Son Henry Forry died on August 15 at Cumberland County, Pennsylvania and was buried at Chestnut Hill Cemetery, Mechanicsburg, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Henry Forry was born on December 20, 1823. [16] [17]

On the 15th of August, 1890, near Mechanicsburg, Cumberland county, Pa., very suddenly, Bro. Henry Forry, aged 66 years, 7 months and 26 days. Buried on the 17th, in the Chestnut Hill cemetery near his home, followed by a large concourse of friends and neighbors. Bro. Forry was sick only one day: "Therefore be ye also ready; for in such an hour as ye think not the Son of man cometh."

1891 Daughter-in-law Matilda Shearer Forry died on March 24 and was buried at Chestnut Hill Cemetery, Mechanicsburg, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Matilda Shearer Forry was born on January 25, 1828. [18] [19]


Research Notes:

See Mennonite card file. [20] [21] [22]


Footnotes:

[1] Henry James Young, Register of the First Reformed Church, York, Pennsylvania and of Trinity-First Reformed Church (FHL film 20356), Vol. 1 (1935), [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[2] York County, Pennsylvania, Township assessment lists, 1762-1849, [FamilySearchImage], [FHLCatalog].

[3] York County, Pennsylvania, Township assessment lists, 1762-1849, [FamilySearchImage], [FHLCatalog].

[4] York County, Pennsylvania, Township assessment lists, 1762-1849, [FamilySearchImage], [FHLCatalog].

[5] York County, Pennsylvania, Township assessment lists, 1762-1849, [FamilySearchImage], [FHLCatalog].

[6] York County, Pennsylvania, Township assessment lists, 1762-1849, [FamilySearchImage], [FHLCatalog].

[7] York County, Pennsylvania, Township assessment lists, 1762-1849, [FamilySearchImage], [FHLCatalog].

[8] York County, Pennsylvania, Township assessment lists, 1762-1849, [FamilySearchImage], [FHLCatalog].

[9] York County, Pennsylvania, Township assessment lists, 1762-1849, [FamilySearchImage], [FHLCatalog].

[10] Pennsylvania Probate Records, 1683-1994, York, Orphans Court Docket O-463 (image 777), [FamilySearchImage].

[11] Pennsylvania Probate Records, 1683-1994, York, Orphans Court Docket O-494 (image 794), [FamilySearchImage].

[12] York Gazette, York, Pennsylvania, January 31, 1826, page 4, [NewspapersClip].

[13] Pennsylvania Probate Records, 1683-1994, York, Orphans Court Docket S-289, [FamilySearchImage].

[14] Pennsylvania Probate Records, 1683-1994, York, Orphans Court Docket S-289, [FamilySearchImage].

[15] Pennsylvania Probate Records, 1683-1994, York, Orphans Court Docket S-445 (image 235), [FamilySearchImage].

[16] Find A Grave Memorial 66910794, [FindAGrave].

[17] Find A Grave Memorial at Ancestry.com, [AncestryRecord].

[18] Find A Grave Memorial 70543892, [FindAGrave].

[19] Find A Grave Memorial at Ancestry.com, [AncestryRecord].

[20] Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society, Genealogical Card File (Lancaster, Pennsylvania), [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[21] Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society, Genealogical Card File (Lancaster, Pennsylvania), [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[22] Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society, Genealogical Card File (Lancaster, Pennsylvania), [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].