Barbara Engle

Female 1818 - 1905  (86 years)


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  • Name Barbara Engle 
    Born 15 Apr 1818 
    Gender Female 
    Died 24 Mar 1905  Sand Patch, Somerset County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Some information taken from Cumberland Times March 28, 1905. It noted that four of her fourteen children survived her: Jeremiah, Patrick, Francis and Sarah.

      Barbara is listed in the 1880 Census on the same page as her son, Patrick, and another son, Francis. Greenville Township, Somerset County, Pennsylvania. Page # 3, Supervisor's Dist. 8, Enumeration District #8.

      Obituaries:

      Mrs. Barbara McKenzie, an aged and respected lady of near Pocahontas, Pa., died Friday, March 24. Her maiden name was Barbara Engle. She married John McKenzie when about 18 years old. She was the mother of 14 children, 4 of whom survive her, Jeremiah, Patrick, Francis and Sarah. The latter is the wife of Henry Finzel and mother of the Hon. P. E. Finzel. The deceased has been a widow for 42 years, and was born on April 15, 1818, being nearly 87 years of age. She had ?? grandchildren, 79 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild. Mrs. McKenzie was a member of the Roman Catholic church and was much respected by all who knew her. Her remains were laid to rest in the Beal cemetery, Sunday, March 26. Jerry, Patrick and Francis, her sons, her son-in-law and two grandsons acted as honorary pallbearers. Evening Times, Cumberland, March 28, 1905

      News was received here of the death of Mrs. Barbara McKenzie on Friday last at the home of her son, Mr. Jeremiah McKenzie, near Sand Patch, Pa, after a short illness from old age and general debilitv. Mrs. McKenzie was one of the oldest ladies of that vicinity, being in her 87th year at time of her death and was well known and highly respected by the older population of Frostburg and vicinity. The funeral took place Sunday morning, the remains being interred in the cemetery near the home of the deceased, well-known as the McKenzie burying ground. Mrs. McKenzie is survived by one son and several daughters residing in that vicinity. The deceased was well known at this place having traveled through here for many years selling farm produce. Article appeared in The Evening Times on March 28, 1905
    Person ID I01288  McKenzie Genealogy
    Last Modified 7 Jun 2017 

    Father Peter Engle,   b. Abt 1781, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1854, Somerset County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Barbara Garlitz,   b. Abt 1785, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1854, Somerset County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F00671  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John M. McKenzie,   b. 1795, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1863, Finzel, Garett County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Children 
     1. Peter Noah Mckenzie,   b. 4 Apr 1840, Greenville TWSP, Somerset County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1854  (Age 13 years)  [natural]
     2. William Enoch McKenzie,   b. 3 Jan 1842, Greenville TWSP, Somerset County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1881, Greenville, Twp., Somerset County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)  [natural]
     3. Francis McKenzie,   b. 5 Oct 1843, Greenville TWSP, Somerset County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1936, Meyersdale, Somerset, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)  [natural]
     4. Jeremiah James McKenzie,   b. 15 Jul 1845, Greenville, TWSP, Somerset County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1907, Mt. Savage, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)  [natural]
     5. Patrick Henry McKenzie,   b. 26 Feb 1847, Greenville TWSP, Somerset County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1907, Finzel, Garett County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  [natural]
     6. Zacharia G. McKenzie,   b. 13 Mar 1849, Greenville TWSP, Somerset County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1891, Bloomfield Township, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)  [natural]
     7. Anne Elizabeth McKenzie,   b. 8 Jan 1851, Greenville TWSP, Somerset County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN  [natural]
     8. Sarah Catherine McKenzie,   b. 5 Dec 1852, Greenville TWSP, Somerset County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1916, Finzel, Garrett County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  [natural]
     9. Charles McKenzie,   b. 28 Aug 1854, Greenville TWSP, Somerset County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN  [natural]
     10. Nancy Ellen McKenzie,   b. 28 Aug 1857, Pocahontas, Somerset County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1896, New Germany, Garrett County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)  [natural]
     11. Moses Sylvester Mckenzie,   b. 30 Aug 1858, Greenville TWSP, Somerset County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN  [natural]
    Last Modified 7 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F00662  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Photo of McKenzie Beal Cemetery, Somerset County, Greenville Township, Pennsylvania
    Photo of McKenzie Beal Cemetery, Somerset County, Greenville Township, Pennsylvania
    DIRECTIONS: From crossroads in Pocohontas, S on Greenville Rd for 1/4 mile, turn left on Lohr Rd, go 2 miles. After leaving wooded area and top of hill, turn right onto dirt field road. Road winds approximately 1.0 mile. Cemetery is behind farm buildings on top of hill with one large pine dominating. Approximately 30 graves. Barbara Engle, second wife of John M. McKenzie (b. 1795) is buried here.

    Documents
    1880 Census Barbara Engle McKenzie, second wife of John M. McKenzie
    1880 Census Barbara Engle McKenzie, second wife of John M. McKenzie
    1880 Census, Greenville Township, Somerset County, Pennsylvania, District 8, Page 3. Accessed by searching for


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