Skip to Content

Andrew Consla and Effie Palmanteer McGuire Consla

Andrew Consla and Effie Palmanteer McGuire Consla

Effie Palmanteer, b: 1856 d: 1940, daughter of Jeremiah Palmanteer and Euphias Steele who were New York natives that moved to Crawford County in the 1840s.

Effie's first husband was James Close McGuire who died in 1888.

Effie's second husband, Andrew Consla, b: 1844 d: 1933, was the son of Peter and Debra Consla, also New York natives who came to Crawford County.

Andrew was a farmer in Summit Township and veteran of the Civil War, he was a member of 88th Pennsylvania Infantry and the last member of the GAR to die in Crawford County.

Effie and Andrew became the parents of five children: Homer R. Consla who married Grace Gerard; Blanche A. Consla who married Henry Jackson; Myrna A. Consla who married Jack McCarthy; Banks R. Consla and Albert B. Consla.

Photo taken in Summit Twp, Crawford Co, Pa., about 1910-20.

Submitted by Tom Kitch, great grandson of Effie Palmanteer

Click on the City or Town name right under the name of the photograph, to view more photographs from that city or town.  If there's a county listed, you can view more photographs from that county.  If you see a surname listed under the title of the photograph, you can click on that surname or surnames to view more photos that are associated with that surname.  Same thing works with any of the other "tags" listed right under the title of the photograph. You may be able to make the photo larger, if the original photograph was larger than the photo shown here. Click on the word "original" above and a window will open with a the photo in a larger size.  Want to add some information or comment on this photo?  Click on "Add new comment" above.