Bertha Blocher

Female 1882 - 1952  (~ 69 years)


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  • Name Bertha Blocher 
    Born Dec 1882  Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 27 Jan 1952  Frostburg, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    • Bertha BLOCHER (Isaac-1) was born in Dec 1882 in Maryland. She died on 27 Jan 1952 in Frostburg, Allegany Co., Maryland. FROSTBURG Mrs. Bertha (Blocher) Knepp, 69, wife of Philip H. Knepp, of Eckhart, died yesterday in Miners Hospital where she had been a patient for ten days. Mrs. Knepp was a member of Eckhart Methodist Church. A daughter of the late Isaac and Sophia (Anderson) Blocher, of Garrett county, Mrs. Knepp's survivors, besides her husband, include five daughters, Mrs. James Beach and Mrs. Edward Thomas, both of here, Mrs. Clifford Bennett, Eckhart, Mrs. Harry Noe, Cresaptown, and Mrs. Fred Crowe, Montana; three sons, Burnell Knepp, Washington; Harold Knepp, Eckhart, and Bernard Knepp, at home; a sister, Mrs. Anna Minnick, and two brothers, Wesley and Charles Blocher, all of here, and 15 grandchildren. The body is at the Durst Funeral Home where services will be conducted tomorrow at 2:30 p. m. with Rev. Wilbur Grose, pastor of Eckhart Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will be in Johnson Cemetery, Garrett county. The Cumberland Evening Times, January 28, 1952

      Bertha BLOCHER and Philip Henry KNEPP were married on 4 Feb 1902 in Garrett Co., Maryland. Philip Henry KNEPP was born on 17 Jul 1883 in Maryland. He died on 15 Nov 1965. FROSTBURG Philip H. Knepp, 82, of near Eckhart, died yesterday. He had been in failing health three years. Born in Garrett County, he was a son of the late Henry and Susan (Ambrose) Knepp. His wife, Bertha (Blocher) Knepp, preceded him in death. Mr. Knepp was a retired carpenter for the Allegany Ballistics laboratory. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family. Surviving are five daughters: Mrs. James Beach, Mrs. Olive Thomas, here; Mrs. Clifford Bennett, Eckhart; Mrs. Fred Crowe, Choteau. Mont., and Mrs. Harry Noe, Cleveland, Ohio: three sons, Bernard Knepp, here; Bernell Knepp, Washington, and Harold Knepp, Eckhart; 21 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. The body is at the Durst Funeral Home where friends will be received today from 7 to 9 p.m. and tomorrow from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. The family requests that flowers be omitted. The Cumberland News, November 16, 1965 Bertha BLOCHER and Philip Henry KNEPP had the following children:

      +23i.Daughter KNEPP.
      24ii.Walter G. KNEPP was born on 22 Jul 1903. He died on 29 Dec 1916.
      +25iii.Nellie KNEPP (born on 11 Aug 1905).
      +26iv.Olive Mae KNEPP (born on 28 Jul 1908).
      +27v.Ethel A. KNEPP (born on 24 Apr 1911).
      +28vi.Daisy KNEPP (born about 1913).
      +29vii.Janet KNEPP (born on 28 Mar 1918).
      30viii.Bernell KNEPP was born date unknown.
      31ix.Bernard KNEPP was born on 26 Dec 1922 in Frostburg, Allegany Co., Maryland. He died on 6 Jul 1983 in Cumberland, Allegany Co., Maryland.
      32x.Harold E. KNEPP was born on 13 Feb 1926 in Garrett Co., Maryland. He died on 29 Jan 2006 in Cumberland, Allegany Co., Maryland.
    Person ID I05641  McKenzie Genealogy
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2018 

    Father Isaac Blocher,   b. 1850, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1912, Garrett County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Sophia Anderson,   b. 1855, Frostburg, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1933, Frostburg, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F02953  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Philip Henry Knepp,   b. 17 Jul 1883, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1965  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 4 Feb 1902  Garrett County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Bernell Knepp,   d. UNKNOWN  [natural]
     2. Walter G. Knepp,   b. 22 Jul 1903,   d. 29 Dec 1916  (Age 13 years)  [natural]
     3. Nellie Knepp,   b. 11 Aug 1905, Frostburg, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1995, Frostburg, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)  [natural]
     4. Olive Mae Knepp,   b. 28 Jul 1908, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1990, Frostburg, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
     5. Ethel A. Knepp,   b. 24 Apr 1911, Frostburg, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1990, Frostburg, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [natural]
     6. Daisy Knepp,   b. Abt 1913,   d. 24 Feb 1948, Frostburg, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 35 years)  [natural]
     7. Janet Knepp,   b. 28 Mar 1918, Frostburg, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 2004, Kalspell, Flathead County, Montana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)  [natural]
     8. Bernard Knepp,   b. 26 Dec 1922, Frostburg, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1983, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  [natural]
     9. Harold E. Knepp Knepp,   b. 13 Feb 1926, Garrett County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 2006, Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F02959  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart


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