My family is Daubenspeck and lived in Allentown, Pennsylvania. My dad, Clarence was born in 1916 and married Lorene Schaffer. They are both deceased. I have only known my grandfather on my dad's side, but would like to go back farther. Anyone know of this family tree?
I saw your parents and brother Barry in the 1940 census for Allentown, PA. On the census your father is listed as Clarence W. DAUBENSPECK Jr. They are living next door to Clarence W. and Nella DAUBENSPECK.
In the 1930 census in Allentown there is a Clarence W. DAUBENSPECK, age 40, b. PA, wife Nella, age 39, b. PA, and son C. Jr. age 13 b. PA
In 1920 in Allentown there was a Clarence DAUBENSPECK, age 29, b. PA, both parents b. PA, his wife Hella, age 28 b. PA, both parents b. PA, and their 3 yr old son Clarence Jr.
The 1910 census for Allentown has Clarence W. DAUBENSPECK, age 20, listed as brother in the household of Byron DAUBENSPECK. Also in the household are Byron's wife, Minnie, and their son, Ray.
The 1900 census for Salisbury, Lehigh Co, PA has this family: John DAUBENSPECK b. Mar 1844 in PA, married 30 yrs, both parents b. PA, Wife Tairela b. Mar 1849 in PA, 4 children born, 4 children living, both parents b. PA, Son John E. b. Apr 1884, Son Clarence W. b. Sept 1889.
There's a WWI draft registration card for Clarence William DAUBENSPECK b. 10-Sept-1889 in Allentown. His occupation was grocer and he had a wife and 1 child under the age of 12.
There is a PA marriage record for Clarence W. DAUBENSPECK, age 25, to Nella P. KLINGER, age 24, on 26-Nov-1914 in Allentown, Lehigh, PA. Groom's parents were John DAUBENSPECK and Tevillia ROMIG. Bride's parents were Andrew KLINGER and Hannah KERLIN.
There is a second marriage record for Clarence to Elsie R. WILLMAN on 26-June-1943 in Allentown. This time his mother's name is listed as Tevilla ROMICH. On the marriage record Clarence states he was previously married and that the marriage ended with his wife's death on 28-Dec-1940.
In 1880 the surname has been misspelled as DANBENSPECA. John, age 35, Tevillia, age 31, son Willis age 3, and son Bern Clinton, age 0 (likely Byron, not Bern) are all living in Emaus, Lehigh, PA.
1870 census for Allentown has John DAUBENSPECK, age 27, carpenter, Tevilla, age 21, Samuel, age 22, carpenter and John MERTZ, age 19, carpenter. Samuel is likely a brother of John.