William Kelker Marshall

William Kelker Marshall

William Kelker Marshall, born 23 Nov 1829, Butler, Butler Co. PA; died 2 Aug 1911, Reynoldsville, Jefferson Co., PA. Married Anna Mary Rumbarger 9 Feb 1854, Brookville, Jefferson Co., PA.

He was the son of John Marshall (1803-1889) and Charlotte Kelker (1800-1854) of Lawrenceburg, now Parker, Armstrong Co. PA and grandson of John Marshall (1761-1806) and Catharina Truby Rohrer (1764-1806); and of Jacob Kelker of Butler, PA, whose wife's name is at present unknown.

He was the father of twelve children: George Kelker Marshall, John Leathers Marshall, Charlotte Elizabeth Marshall Seeley, Mary Lovina Marshall Hartman, William Frederick Marshall, Frank Clinton Marshall, Sarah Margaret Kleinhans Rhodes Hildebrand, Alice Katie Heffner, Laura Eva Marshall, Leila Gertrude Marshall, Earl Jay Marshall and Guy Ralph Marshall.

He was a lumberman and a farmer, and lived in the last decades of his life on Main Street, Reynoldsville, at Cool Spring Hollow. His wife's parents were John Rumbarger (1810-1889), founder of DuBois, PA, and Elizabeth Leathers (1818-1844).

William Kelker Marshall and his wife are buried in unmarked graves in the Reynoldsville Cemetery.

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