Skip to Content

Levi Dinger

Levi Dinger

Levi Dinger (1854-1885) married Sarah "Catharine" Shiry (1844-1907), daughter of John Shiry, Sr. and Mary "Polly" Shaffer Shiry. Catharine was blind in her right eye from 3 years of age. She’d been chased by a bull and the story goes she was injured.

Levi Dinger and Catherine had lived in North Freedom, Ringgold Twp., Jefferson Co., PA. when he died. She then moved to Stanton, PA. Neither have gravestones, she is buried in the U. M. Cemetery, North Freedom, and he reportedly in the E. U. B. at Dry Ridge, (Mt. Tabor), Redbank Twp., Armstrong Co, PA.

Submitted by Clarence R. Shirey, great great nephew. Permission granted for use on this site only. Reproduced in Parentage & Descandants of John Shiry, Sr. & Mary “Polly” (Shaffer) of Redbank Twp., Armstrong Co., PA, 1974, Vol. 5.

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.

Smokers | image