FELTY, John S., farmer, was born on the old homestead in Lower Paxton township, Dauphin county, Pa., March 24, 1868. He is a son of John Solomon and Sarah (Metz) Felty. He was reared on his fatherís farm, and received his education in the district schools of his native township. He assisted in the cultivation of the farms of his father and of his uncle, Luther D., until he was twenty-six years of age, when he began farming on his own account. Mr. Felty was married , November 25, 1893, to Sarah E. Brightbill. Mrs. Feltyís parents are both living; they had six children : George, who was born September 6, 1869, and died aged seven days; John W., Andrew M., David E., Harry L., and Sarah E., who is Mrs Felty.
Historical Review of Dauphin County
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Date of Transcription: 16 March 2001
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