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Peter Fritz Thacher

Peter Fritz Thacher[1]

Male 1853 - 1918  (64 years)

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  • Name Peter Fritz Thacher 
    • Peter Fritz Thacher is the second youngest son of Oliver Noble Thacher (b. Yarmouth, MA) and Hannah L Ayers/Ayres (b. Long Branch, NJ) of Philadelphia.

      Peter was in the trunk manufacturing business, first partnering youngest brother Frederick, then with older brother Watson, living with his widowed mother Hannah until her death in 1888.

      Peter married Bennetta Harvey in Philadelphia on 3 Sep 1890 and took the first name of "Simon" when he converted to marry her. They lived with Bennetta's widowed mother Julia, Peter later taking over as head of household.

      Peter and Bennetta had 3 children: Hannah, Julia "Jewel" and Samuel Nathan.

      Peter and Bennetta are buried in Adath Jeshurun Cemetery in the same plot as unmarried daughter Jewel and mother Julia Nathan Hart Harvey.

      Sources: Totten's Thacher-Thatcher Genealogy, US Censuses, Philadelphia directories, family stories, etc.
    Nickname Simon 
    Born 23 Oct 1853  Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Jun 1918  Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Plot: Sect T, Lot 125
    • Suicide by shooting
      Death Certificate
    Buried 28 Jun 1918  Adath Jeshurun Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I109051  tree1
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2018 

    Father Oliver Noble Thacher,   b. 9 Apr 1798, Yarmouth, Barnstable Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1871, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Hannah L. Ayers,   b. 1813, Long Branch, Monmouth Co., New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Feb 1888, Florence, Burlington Co., New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 13 Aug 1840  Burlington, Bradford County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4

    • Pennsylvania Church and Town Records, 1708-1895. Hand written records of the Broad Street United Methodist Church.
    Family ID F2455  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bennetta Harvey,   b. 6 Sep 1868, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1953, District Of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 03 Sep 1890  Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Hannah Thacher,   b. 12 Jun 1891, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1979, Atlantic City, Atlantic County, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     2. Julia Thacher,   b. 8 Apr 1893, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1982, Westchester County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     3. Samuel Nathan Thacher,   b. 14 Jan 1897
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F4636  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Thacher, Peter Fritz 1853 - 1918
    Thacher, Peter Fritz 1853 - 1918
    Peter Fritz Thacher 1853 - 1918

    Documents
    Thacher, Peter Fritz 1853 - 1918
    Thacher, Peter Fritz 1853 - 1918
    Peter Fritz Thacher 1853 - 1918

  • Sources 
    1. [S192] Thacher-Thatcher Genealogy Yarmouth Branch, Totten, John R., (New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York, 1910), pp. 521, 691.

    2. [S288] Find A Grave, (Web).
      Find A Grave Memorial# 127841934

    3. [S192] Thacher-Thatcher Genealogy Yarmouth Branch, Totten, John R., (New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York, 1910), pp. 377, 520.

    4. [S293] Pennsylvania Church and Town Records, 1708-1895.
      Broad Street United Methodist Church