Abraham Custer 1764-1834

Abraham Custer was born in 1764 in Cumberland County (in a part that later became Franklin County), Pa, son of John and Margaret (Bleistein) Custer. He married Susanna Long. He died 1834 at the age of 74 in Quemahoning Township, Somerset County, Pennsylvania. Their children: 1. Jacob Custer born 12 February 1805; married Elizabeth Hart about 1826, lived in Shade Twp., Somerset County, Pa; died 25 August 1890.

Their children:

  1. Jacob Custer born 12 February 1805; married Elizabeth Hart about 1826, lived in Shade Twp., Somerset County, Pa; died 25 August 1890.
  2. Abraham Custer born about 1805; married Elizabeth Burkett; married Lavina (surname unknown), was a resident of Shade Township.
  3. Henry Custer born 18 February 1815 Quemahoning Twp., Somerset County, PA; married first Margaret "Peggy" Hart, married Elizabeth Shaffer; died 14 May 1900 Quemahoning Twp., Somerset County, PA, buried Friedens Cemetery, Quemahoning Twp., Somerset County, PA.
  4. Emanuel Custer born about 1818/1821 PA; married Agnes Lape, lived in Shade Twp., Somerset County, PA, died 1888.
  5. Barbara Custer born 1812 PA; married George Bowers, lived in Stonycreek Twp., Somerset County, PA.
  6. Elizabeth Custer married Mr. Ray.