1 Henrietta Louisa SLENTZ1,2
|Birth: 11 Jul 1832, Gettysburg,
Death: 29 Mar 1911, Gettysburg, Penna
Resided: Gettysburg born, she gave birth to her first child in Va, her second in Gettysburg, many more in Emmitsburg, Md, and her last in Gettysburg
Buried: Evergreen Cemetery, Gettysburg, Penna
"Mrs. Henrietta L Meals, Widow of Frederick G. Meals , died on last Wednesday at their home on Buford Avenue, Gettysburg, aged 78 years 8 months & 18 days. Her maiden name was Slentz, the youngest daughter of Mr and Mrs John Slentz of this place and the last of 11 children. The funeral was on Friday, services by Rev J.B. Baker and interment in Evergreen Cemetery, Gettysburg. She leaves one son, John Harry Meals of Chambersburg, Mrs. O. C. Reinecke of Jersey City, Mrs Charles Merrilatt of Washington, D.C, Mrs J.H. Schoeff of Asheville, NC, Mrs Elmer E Slaybaugh and Miss Edna Meals of Gettysburg.²
Mother: Anna Maria (Mary) TROXELL (1794-1881)
|Marriage: Slentz, Henrietta Louisa,
dtr of John of Gettysburg, to Meals, I. G. of Gettysburg 3 Jan 1856²4
Sources For This Page:
1. Inherited Family Notes
from D M Swope-research and interviews.
2. ³Ella Blanche ³Wahne² Meals Reinecke narrative transcribed by Murray B Frazee.² Wahne was daughter, and gave her bio to her grandchildren.
4. ³Adams County Newspaper ³Star and Banner².² edition of 11 jan 1856.
5. ³Ella Blanche ³Wahne² Meals Reinecke narrative transcribed to M B Frazee.² Wahne was Frederickıs daughter, and gave her bio to her grandchildren.
6. ³Census listing.² Penna, Adams County, Gettysburg Borough 1850 Census Roll 743, Page 19.