Elizabeth Ruffner,

the daughter of Isaac Ruffner

and Mary Ann O'Connor,

was born on March 23, 1852

and died April 27, 1935.

She is buried at

St. Vincent, Latrobe, PA.

Elizabeth married Joseph Nessler,

Sept. 10, 1872 at St. Vincent.

-  Mary Henry

1.  Simon Ruffner was born in 1687 in Europe and  married Mary Barbara Schiltz who was born in 1706 and died on the 8th of Sept. 1803 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. Simon died in April 1778. Simon Ruffner arrived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at " the 7th hour on September 2, 1743, aboard the "Loyal Judith", Captain James Cowey, Master." The ship was from Rotterdam and was "last from Cowes, England." Land was granted to him on Hockendauga Creek, Berk County, Pennsylvania. Mary Barbara moved to Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania in 1787 with her three sons: Christian, Simon and George Adam. 

2.  George Adam Ruffner was born in 1687 and married Mary Barbara Schlitz, born 1706.

3.  George Adam Ruffner was born on the  17th of April 1747 and married in 1774, Anna Maria Holstein.

4.  George Adam Ruffner was born on the 7th of Feburary 1783 and married on  November 15 1808 to,
     Susan Elizabeth Zinsdorff.

5.  Isaac Ruffner was born on the 21st  July 1820 and married Margaretha " Mary Ann" O'Connor, born. 1825.
           Margaret Ruffner born 1846
           James Ruffner born 1848
           Maryan Ruffner born 1850
           Elizabeth Ruffner born 23 March 1852
Colleen Keenan

Colleen's Genealogy Pages   -   Including the Ruffner line