CLINGER,  Daniel

CLINGER, Daniel

Male 1837 - 1913  (75 years)

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  • Name CLINGER, Daniel 
    Born 18 Nov 1837  Limestone Township, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Limestone Township, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Biography
    • DANIEL CLINGER, lumber manufacturer, was born in Lycoming county, Pennsylvania, November 18, 1837, son of Henry and Susanna (Wagner) Clinger, natives of Chester and Berks counties, respectively, who removed to Limestone township, Lycoming county, in 1828. The father purchased a large farm, and erected thereon a grist mill and saw mill, and also purchased a mill site and built thereon a tannery. He became one of the representative men of the county. He was a prominent Democrat, colonel of a military company in the early days, was justice of the peace many years, was county commissioner, and a general land surveyor and conveyancer. He served as elder in the Reformed church for some years. He died in 1854. Eight of his children grew to maturity, six of whom are living: John, of Winchester, Virginia; Abraham, of Williamsport; Daniel, of Milton; Mary, wife of Michael Sypher, of Antes Fort, Lvcoming county; Catharine, wife of Adam Baker, of Winchester, Virginia, and Susan, wife of John Knouf, of Milton.

      The subject of this sketch was reared in Lycoming county, and was edu­cated at the township schools. In June, 1867, he came to Milton, and became a member of the firm of Balliet, Dreisbach & Clinger, lumber manufacturers. He has since purchased the interests of the other members, and for fourteen years he has conducted the business alone. Mr. Clinger is a stockholder and director in the Milton Trust and Safe Deposit Company, and also one of the executive board. He has stock in the Milton Knitting Company, the Milton Water Company, and is the president of the Milton Driving Park and Fair Association, and director in the Milton Creamery Company and the Milton Record Publishing Company. He is an active Democrat, and is a school director of Milton and treasurer of the school and building fund. In 1860, he married Sarah Amanda, daughter of Israel and Leah (Moore) Gann, of Lycoming county, and by this union they have six children: Harry R.; Edgar M.; Frank W.; George W.; Joseph A., and Daniel J. Mr. Clinger has served as elder in the Reformed church for many years. He is a director in the Young Men's Christian Association, and a member of the Milton Lodge, F. & A. M.
    Census (desc) 1860  Limestone Township, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    working as a farmer 
    Census (desc) 1870  Turbot Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census (desc) 1880  Turbot Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    working as a lumber manufacturer 
    Census (desc) 1900  Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    living at 617 N Front St. and working as a planing mill owner 
    Census (desc) 1910  Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    living at 617 N Front St. and working as president of a lumber company 
    _UID 6961686905D1D842883B1447BB224B5F303C 
    Died 3 Aug 1913  Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Harmony Cemetery 
    Person ID I647  Milton Families
    Last Modified 22 Aug 2012 

    Father CLINGER, Henry,   b. 29 Sep 1796, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1853  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother WAGNER, Susannah,   b. Dec 1803, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1869  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Married 18 May 1823  Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F188  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family GANN, Sarah Amanda,   b. 19 Sep 1839, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1904, Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Children 
     1. CLINGER, Homer Gann,   b. 16 Jul 1861,   d. 13 Mar 1865  (Age 3 years)
     2. CLINGER, Dora Miemi,   b. 17 Mar 1866, Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1871  (Age 5 years)
    +3. CLINGER, Harry Robert,   b. 6 Jan 1868, Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1926  (Age 57 years)
     4. CLINGER, Edgar Moore,   b. 16 May 1872,   d. 31 Aug 1898, Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     5. CLINGER, Franklin W.,   b. 18 Dec 1874,   d. 21 Dec 1941, Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    +6. CLINGER, George Wilbur,   b. 9 Mar 1877, Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1942, Pinellas, Florida, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     7. CLINGER, Joseph Abraham M.D.,   b. 4 Feb 1879,   d. 31 Jul 1951, Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +8. CLINGER, Daniel Jr.,   b. 25 Mar 1882,   d. 9 Jun 1942, Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    Last Modified 8 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F189  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Nov 1837 - Limestone Township, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1850 - Limestone Township, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (desc) - working as a farmer - 1860 - Limestone Township, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (desc) - 1870 - Turbot Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (desc) - working as a lumber manufacturer - 1880 - Turbot Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (desc) - living at 617 N Front St. and working as a planing mill owner - 1900 - Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (desc) - living at 617 N Front St. and working as president of a lumber company - 1910 - Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Aug 1913 - Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Harmony Cemetery - - Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States
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  • Photos
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  • Sources 
    1. [S11] Bell's History of Northumberland County PA 1891, Page 988.

    2. [S2] Census - U.S., Image 28.

    3. [S2] Census - U.S., Image 3.

    4. [S2] Census - U.S., Image 15 Ward 1.

    5. [S4] Gravestone.