Weitzel, Riley A. 1 2

Birth Name Weitzel, Riley A.
Gender male
Age at Death 72 years, 6 months, 15 days


"... ANSWER SCOUT EXEMPTION SUIT Unfair to Poor, Say Spring Township Heads in Tax Case Claiming that the Reading - Berks County Boy Scout council discriminates against poor boys by making ". charge for attending its camp at Indiandale, the supervisors or Spring township yesterday asked that the court dismiss the council's plea to have the camp exonerated from tax payments. Frederick Phillips, Jerry Stamm and Riley A. Weitzel, the township supervisors, yesterday, through their lawyer, Philip Schmehl, filed their answer to the suit instituted a month ago by John A. Moss, counsel for the scout organization.

Reading Times, Saturday, November 1, 1930, page 3


Riley A. Weitzel, farmer, Spring.

Reading Times, Saturday, December 10, 1921, page 8



Riley Weitzel, Farmer, age 21, and Mary E. Richey, age 17, both of Fritztown, both born U. S., were married Sept. 11, 1886.

(Source: Records of the Department of Internal Affairs, RECORD OF MARRIAGES, 1885-1891. {series #14.25} Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Bureau of Archives and History, Pennsylvania State Archives. For original record see [www.phmc.state.pa.us])


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 5 October 1864      
Death 20 April 1937      
Burial   Wyomissing Cemetery, Gouglersville, Berks Co., Pennsylvania, United States of America    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Weitzel, William E.27 November 184328 April 1925
Mother Hoefer, Esther Ann14 September 183914 October 1864
         Weitzel, Riley A. 5 October 1864 20 April 1937


Family of Weitzel, Riley A. and Ritchie, Mary Ellen Hatt

Married Wife Ritchie, Mary Ellen Hatt ( * 16 November 1870 + 3 July 1939 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 11 September 1886      
Name Birth Date Death Date
Weitzel, Martha18 October 189413 July 1986
Weitzel, Ursula22 January 189718 January 1954

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