T. Franklin Bayer (b. 1863) —
also known as T. Frank Bayer —
of Hagerstown, Washington
County, Md.; Huntingdon, Huntingdon
Born in Antrim Township, Franklin
County, Pa., April 1,
grocer; delegate to Republican National Convention from
ancestry. Member, Royal Arcanum.
of John N. Bayer and Mary E. (Miller) Bayer; married, December
4, 1885, to Elizabeth M. Barnhart (died 1889); married, November
30, 1892, to Mary E. Shaffer.|
N. T. Downs (b. 1874) —
of Mill Creek, Randolph
Born in Flintstone, Allegany
County, Md., October
freight and ticket agent; telegraph
operator; member of West
Virginia state house of delegates from Randolph County, 1941-46.
Fellows; Royal Arcanum; Order
of Railroad Telegraphers.
of William H. Downs and Elizabeth (Chisholm) Downs; married, June 14,
1899, to Philomena Patterson.||
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