son of Daniel Emanual Faust and Lydia Heiser

Mandon Jacob Faust b. Oct. 5, 1866 d. Nov. 1957.  He married Neda Agnes Nester b. 1868 d. June 1957.  Mandon and Neda lived in New Ringgold, Pennsylvania.  

1. Kathryn Sylvia Faust b. Jan. 28, 1893 (Schuylkill County, PA) d.
m. Ralph Fort

    1. Forrest Fort
    2. Charlotte Fort 

2. Edna Virginia Faust b. June 19, 1894 (Schuylkill County, PA) d.
m. Harry Hamsher

Edna and Harry are buried in Arlington Cemetery, Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania.

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The small stones on the ground to the left of this monument to Lydia, one propped next to the other, are what are left of a marker for a baby of Daniel and Lydia's that

    1. Marion F. Hamsher b. about 1917 d. 18 Jan 1999 and was buried 3 Feb 1999 next to her parents in Arlington Cemetery, Drexel Hill, Delaware County, Pennsylvania.  She never married.

    2. Jack H. Hamsher b. about 1922 d. 9 Feb 1999 and was buried 11 Feb 1999 next to his sister in Arlington Cemetery, Drexel Hill, Delaware County, Pennsylvania.  A single headstone marks the graves of Harry Hamsher, Edna Faust Hamsher, Marion F. Hamsher, and Jack H. Hamsher.  Jack never married

3. Edith Mamie Faust was born December 21, 1895 in New Ringgold, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania.  She married  Luther Shaffer.  Edith died September 16, 1970, in Durham, Ontario, Canada.  Both Edith and Luther are buried in Summerton, Pennsylvania.
Children of Edith Faust and Luther Shaffer:

    1. Dorothy Shaffer was born September 22, 1917, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  She married William Dey Shaffer.  He was born June 10, 1916.  They lived and worked in Los Alamos, New Mexico, until they retired about 1978 to Fort Lauderdale, Florida.  They did not have children.  Dotty died in May 1981.  Bill died in 2005.  Dottie and Bill Shaffer are buried in Fort Lauderdale. 

     2. Christine Shaffer was born November 30, 1920, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  She married Walter Horace Allen in Philadelphia in 1938.  Walter was born in Philadelphia in 1917.  He was an accountant before obtaining a degree in chemistry from Temple University.  He then was a chemist for Rohn and Haas in Philadelphia.  Walt and Chris bought a 30-acre farm and moved to Moorestown, New Jersey in 1942.  They raised chickens, produce, and Chris opened Allen's Kennels in 1956.   He died in 1996 and was cremated.  His ashes were scattered on his farm in  Moorestown. 
    Children of Christine Shaffer and Walter H. Allen:

      1.   Dorothy Lynn Allen was born in 1944.  She married a McGuigan.  She lives on her parents' farm in Moorestown, New Jersey.  She took over Allen Kennels when her mother retired in 1975. 
      Child of Dorothy Allen and McGuigan:

        1.   Allison Lynn McGuigan was born in 1985.

      2.   Robert Walter Allen was born in 1947.  He lives on his parents' farm in Moorestown, New Jersey. where he owns an equitation school. 
      Children of Robert Walter Allen:

        1.  Stuart Robert Allen was born in 1983.

        2.  Hadley Allen was born in 1986, a twin to Clark Allen.

        3.  Clark Allen was born in 1986, a twin to Hadley Allen.

        4.  Gracie Allen was born in 2001.

4. John Daniel Faust was born October 26, 1897 in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania.  He died March 25, 1979.  He married Florence Mary Kunkel who was born 4 Jan 1899.  She died 20 Dec 1983.  His family is covered in a separate section of this web site as it is his line that this genealogy follows. 

5. Mae Agnes Faust
m. E. W. Moyer; no children.

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