Born: Abt 1812 in PA
Died: PA
Married: Catherine

Jeremiah Helsel  b. abt 1836
Henry Helsel      b. abt 1839
Hiram Helsel      b. abt 1842
Elizabeth Helsel   b. 1845
Margaret Helsel   b. 1850
Robert Sherman**   b.  1843
**listed in household on 1860 census. Assuming not a child of George J.  Assuming brother (?) to daughter-in-law who lives next door.
US Federal Census Data:

1860  Taylor Twp, County of Cambria, Pennsylvania, enumerated on July 12, 1860  pages 247 - 248
          George Helsel  48  M  Laborer   value of estate 60   born PA.  could not read or write
          Catherine         47  F born in PA.  Could not read/write
          Jeremiah          24  M born in PA   Could not read/write
          Henry               21  M born in PA.  Could not read/write
          Hiram               18  M born in PA.
          Elizabeth          15  F born in PA.
          Margaret          10  F born in PA.
          Robert Sherman  17  M   Laborer  born in PA

          NOTE: lived next door to his son, Michael, and his family.


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Last updated 21 Aug 2006