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Elias Willets Diltz[1]

Male 1864 - 1928  (64 years)


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  • Name Elias Willets Diltz  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Born 1 Apr 1864  Guava, Sugarloaf Twp., Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Political Democrat  [3
    Property 1886  [3
    PURCHASED 50 acres from Joseph Robbins 
    Occupation 17 Mar 1887  [3
    Lumberman 
    Occupation 1910  [3
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1920  [3
    Car Builder at Car Foundry 
    Property 8 Jan 1920  [3
    SOLD Elias Diltz Homestead of 50 acres to Roland J. Horn, Davidson Twp., Sullivan Co., PA 
    Died 23 May 1928  Sugarloaf Twp., Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6, 7
    Cause: organic heart disease 
    Buried 25 May 1928  Cherry Grove Cemetery, Nordmont, Davisdon Twp, Sullivan Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Cherry Grove Cemetery, Lot #86. psg 10-27-04
    Person ID I22367  Glenn Cook Family
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 

    Father Emanuel John Diltz,   b. 3 Nov 1833, Sugarloaf Twp, Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1918, Sugarloaf Twp, Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Lavina Adeline Kline,   b. 13 Aug 1844, Jackson Twp., Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1915, Sugarloaf Twp., Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Relationship Unknown 
    Married 13 Feb 1862  [7, 10
    Family ID F10856  Group Sheet

    Family Alice May Robbins,   b. 1 Sep 1861, Davidson Twp., Sullivan Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1914, Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre, Bradfort Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 23 May 1887  Christ Church, Williamsport, Lycoming Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Married in Christ Church, Williamsport, Lycoming Co., PA by Rev. J. H. Hopkins. Douglas weaver notes, Ancestry.com, accessed 10-24-04. psg
    Married by 23 May 1887  [4, 7, 11, 12
    Rev. J. H. Hopkins 
    Children 
     1. Hazel Josephine Diltz,   b. 28 Apr 1888, Parent's home, east of Nordmont, Davidson Twp., Sullivan Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1972, Kingston Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. Lester DeWitt Diltz,   b. 14 Oct 1889, Parent's home east of Nordmont, LaPorte Twp, Sullivan Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1949, Muncy Valley Hospital, Muncy, Lycoming Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     3. Charles Clinton Diltz,   b. 12 Apr 1891, Parent's home, east of Nordmont, LaPorte Twp, Sullivan Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1966, Berwick, Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     4. Willard Joseph Diltz,   b. 10 Oct 1892, Parent's home east of Nordmont, LaPorte Twp, Sullivan Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1971, VA Hospital, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     5. Mary Adeline Diltz,   b. 1 Jul 1894, Nordmont, LaPorte Twp, Sullivan Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1986, Broadview Heights, Cuyahoga Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     6. Elizabeth Katherine Diltz,   b. 23 Jun 1899, Nordmont, LaPorte Twp, Sullivan Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1974, Moosic, Lackawanna Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     7. John Willets Diltz,   b. 25 Apr 1902, Parent's home, "Guinea Hill", east of Nordmont, LaPorte Twp, Sullivan Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Feb 1992, VA Hospital, Canandaigua, Ontario Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 
    Family ID F10857  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S292] Pammala Garber nee Thomas.

    2. [S39] Abraham Whiteman Marty.FTW.

    3. [S57] Ancestry.com, DOUGLAS WEAVER, ACCESSED 10-24-04 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S193] "Diltz Family Records of Kept By John W. Diltz; (Held by daughter Louise Diltz White).".

    5. [S808] Wills & Deeds Office, Columbia County, PA., Wills & Administration Book #12; Will #80-1918 of Emanuel Diltz, Pg 487, "... to my five named children ..

    6. [S805] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania; Columbia Co., Sugarloaf Twp.; Elias Willets Diltz; 23 May 1928; Registration District 409, File No. 49075; reissued 0.

    7. [S105] Email, Douglas Weaver, Nov 2004.

    8. [S809] "Diltz Family Records of Kept By John W. Diltz; (Held by daughter Louise Diltz White)," provides village name.

    9. [S810] Census Listing, 1900; Davidson Twp., Sullivan Co., PA; June 12, 1900, Roll 1487, Vol 207, ED 64, Sheet 7A, Line 10, age 36.

    10. [S192] Brøderbund Software, Inc., World Family Tree; Steven R. Greenwood, 146 Greystone Ln., Rochester, NY., 14618, (Release date: August 14, 1997), "CD-ROM".

    11. [S194] Marriage License Application, Sullivan Co. Courthouse; March 17, 1887; Pg. 86, Mch. 17, 1887 License Issued;Mch. 25, 1887 Cert. of Officiating Ministe.

    12. [S195] Marriage Certificate, Pennsylvania, Sullivan Co.; Book #1, No. 86; Elias Dilts & Alice May Robbins, exact date.