Emanuel Rupert Family
Emanuel Rupert and his wife Sarah Wieder are in the center of the photograph. Clair Rupert and Devon Rupert are two of the boys in the first row. All others in the photograph have not been positively identified.
Emanuel Rupert was born in 1840 in Dover, York County, PA. On 24 Jan 1867, he married Sarah Wieder, born 12 Oct 1847 in Lancaster, PA; died 7 Oct 1924.
Emanuel was a Civil War Veteran; he was in Co. H, 2nd Battalion PA infantry which became part of the 3rd PA Regiment. He was a shoemaker. He died 18 Feb 1921. Both he and Sarah are buried in New Lebanon.