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Martin Luther Fleck

Martin Luther Fleck

Male 1838 - 1902  (~ 64 years)

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  • Name Martin Luther Fleck 
    Born Jan 1838  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Tyrone, Blair County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1860  Tyrone, Blair County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Married To 1863  [3, 5, 6
    Margaret Fox, the daughter of John and Rachel (Mathias) Fox. She was born 4 February 1839 in Sinking Valley, Pennsylvania and died 8 January 1914 in Tyrone, Pennsylvania.

    Her Obituary reads ""Died Thursday in Sinking Valley of Pneumonia

    "Mrs. Margaret Fleck, wife of the late Martin Luther Fleck, died this morning (sic) at the home of her daughter Mrs. Rebecca Black, near Skelp, Sinking Valley, of pneumonia. Mrs. Fleck had been in failing health for some time past and last week she caught a heavy cold which terminated in pneumonia. She gradually grew weaker until the summons came this morning at 8:40 o'clock when she fell peacefully asleep.

    Mrs. Margaret Fox Fleck was born in Sinking Valley about 75 years ago; her husband preceded her to the grave in 1902. Early in life she united with the Lutheran church of Tyrone and died rejoicing in that faith. Surviving to mourn the death is one daughter, Mrs. Rebecca Black, one brother, Reuben Fox, and one sister, Miss Mary Fox, all of Sinking Valley.
    " - Tyrone Herald, 15 January 1914.

    Issue:
    1. Rebecca Fleck (c1866-____) 
    Census 1870  Tyrone, Blair County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1880  Tyrone, Blair County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 1900  Tyrone, Blair County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    History 1902  [2
    His obituary reads "Martin Luther Fleck, formerly a resident of Tyrone, died very suddenly Friday morning at his home at Scalp Level in Sinking Valley. He had been in poor health for some time but had no alarming illness. After a hearty breakfast on Friday he started to go to his stable and a few minutes later his wife found him overcome by heart failure and leaning against a tree. She assisted him to the house where he died a few minutes later.

    The deceased was aged 64 years. He is survived by his wife, and one daughter, Mrs. Harry Black, of Tyrone. One sister, Mrs. Jane Keatley, of Nebraska, also survives him. Mr. Fleck resided in Tyrone for several years until about six years ago when he returned to Sinking Valley, which had been his place of residence most of his life. He was a member of the First Lutheran church of Tyrone. he was also a member of Sinking Valley castle, knights of the Golden Eagle, an order in which he has long taken great interest, and in which he has held the office of district chief for several years.

    The funeral will take place Sunday Rev. F.L. Bergstresser conducting the services at 2 o'clock at the late home of the deceased. Interment in Lutheran cemetery in Sinking Valley.
    " - Tyrone Daily Herald, Saturday, 4 October 1902 
    Died 3 Oct 1902  Sinking Valley, Blair County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Saint Johns Lutheran Cemetery, Tyrone, Blair County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gravestone of Martin Luther Fleck
    Gravestone of Martin Luther Fleck
    Person ID I12763  Roy Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2017 

    Father David Fleck,   b. 27 Feb 1793, Blair County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1870, Blair County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary Ramey,   b. 15 Nov 1799, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1863, Blair County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F765  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Jan 1838 - Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - He was recorded while living with his parents. - 1850 - Tyrone, Blair County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - He was recorded while living with his parents. - 1860 - Tyrone, Blair County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 31 - 1870 - Tyrone, Blair County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 42 - 1880 - Tyrone, Blair County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 62 - 1900 - Tyrone, Blair County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Oct 1902 - Sinking Valley, Blair County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Saint Johns Lutheran Cemetery, Tyrone, Blair County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Fleck Family
    Fleck Family
    Children seated: unknown Adults seated: Jacob Fishburn Hoy, Mollie Fleck, Martin Luther Fleck and wife, Massey Fleck, Henrietta Hoy Adults standing: Stuart Fleck, Alice Fleck and her husband, Bell Herman, Ab - Coral Faulkenbery originally shared this on 01 Aug 2015
    Martin Luther Fleck
    Martin Luther Fleck

  • Sources 
    1. [S615] 1850 U.S. Census - Pennsylvania, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009).
      Year: 1850; Census Place: Tyrone, Blair, Pennsylvania; Roll: M432_755; Page: 34A; Image: 72

    2. [S14] Find-a-Grave website, (http://www.findagrave.com).
      Find A Grave Memorial# 67206948

    3. [S320] 1900 U.S. Census - Pennsylvania, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004).
      Year: 1900; Census Place: Tyrone, Blair, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1382; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0095; FHL microfilm: 1241382

    4. [S616] 1860 U.S. Census - Pennsylvania, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009).
      Year: 1860; Census Place: Tyrone, Blair, Pennsylvania; Roll: M653_1078; Page: 550; Image: 554; Family History Library Film: 805078

    5. [S14] Find-a-Grave website, (http://www.findagrave.com).
      Find A Grave Memorial# 67206909

    6. [S549] 1870 U.S. Census - Pennsylvania, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009).
      Year: 1870; Census Place: Tyrone, Blair, Pennsylvania; Roll: M593_1310; Page: 456B; Image: 284583; Family History Library Film: 552809

    7. [S323] 1880 U.S. Census - Pennsylvania, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010).
      Year: 1880; Census Place: Tyrone, Blair, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1103; Family History Film: 1255103; Page: 274D; Enumeration District: 163; Image: 0108