Daniel and Abby Doverspike headstone
New Salem Cemetery, Red Bank Township, Armstrong Co., PA.
Daniel Doverspike was born 26 Aug 1844 in Red Bank Township, Armstrong Co., PA. His Baptism was 16 Aug 1846 Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Alcola, Red Bank Township PA. He was the son of John George Doverspike and Elizabeth Pence. During the Civil War, he served in Co. A of the 78th PA Regiment. Daniel died 28 Jul 1916 at 71 years 11 days 9 months, in Red Bank Township, Armstrong Co., PA.
Daniel Doverspike married Abbie Anna Michael, was born 1848 in Ringgold Township, Jefferson Co., PA, and died 14 Mar 1927, at age 77 years 2 days 13 months, in Red Bank Township, Armstrong Co., PA. She was the daughter of Samuel and Abby Michael.
They became the parents of:
Harvey A. Doverspike, married Anna W.
Mary Etta Doverspike, married Joseph H. Shaffer
Minnie Cora Doverspike, married 28 Aug 1897 Turney E. Buffington
Martha Jane Doverspike, married 8 Aug 1896 John Elmer Hetrick
Sarah Doverspike, never married
Clark Elton Doverspike, married 11 May 1899, Ida Mae Deibler, the daughter of Henry Deibler and Rachel Miller
Clyde M. Doverspike, married twice - 1st, Marguerite, 2nd, Josephine
Luella J. Doverspike, married Joseph Cotterrel
Abby A. Maude Doverspike, married Boyd Oscar Kunselman
Helen Maria Doverspike, married 27 Sept 1916 Howard Frank Shumaker
Submitted by Patricia Doverspike Lamb, great great granddaughter