Solomon Hammer Cauffiel

Solomon Hammer Cauffiel

Solomon Hammer Cauffiel, b. 22 Apr 1866, in Somerset Co PA. He is the brother of Joseph S. Cauffiel, Mayor of Johnstown, Cambria Co PA. He and Joseph started Cauffiel Bros., but "Hammer" left the business.
Grandson of Solomon Nunemaker Hammer.
Father of Isabella, Paul Wendell, Mark Keim, Ernest Solomon, and Allan Cauffiel, who died at the age of 7 in Johnstown.

Obituary from Johnstown Tribune Democrat -
CAUFFIEL-S. Hammer, 82, of 516 1/2 Coleman Avenue, Johnstown, Cambria, PA, died at 8 a. m. Feb. 2, 1949. Born Apr. 22, 1866, in Somerset County, son of Daniel Maddox and Mary (Hammer) Cauffiel. Survived by these children-Mrs. Isabel Luther, 571 Grove Avenue; Paul, Coudersport; Mark, 1317 Luzerne Street, Ernest, 516 1/2 Coleman Avenue; a brother, John, Conemaugh Township, Somerset
County; a sister, Mrs. Harry Slagle, Wonder Street; eight grandchildren. Preceded in death by his wife, the former Anna E. Keim. Member of First Lutheran Church. Friends received at the John Henderson Mortuary after 7 p. m. Wednesday. Services there at 2 p. m. Friday, Rev. Howard Hinkeldey; interment, Grandview Cemetery.

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