Jean Ruth Tilton1,2,3

F, b. 1 July 1924, d. 30 November 2015
Jean Ruth Tilton
FatherCharles Eugene Tilton4,5 b. 21 Apr 1892, d. Nov 1976
MotherMabel Wightman Mahony6,7 b. 10 Oct 1895, d. Oct 1984
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsNicholas and Elizabeth Fleming Mahony Descendancy Chart
     Jean Ruth Tilton appears as Jean R. Tilton, age 5, in the census of 17 April 1930 at 91 Seventh Street, Salem, New Jersey,in the household of Charles Eugene Tilton as his daughter, along with Mabel Wightman Mahony, Donald R. Tilton, Paul Stanley Tilton Sr. and John Wightman Tilton.1
     Jean Ruth Tilton resided on 17 April 1930 at 91 Seventh Street, Salem, New Jersey, with her parents and siblings: Donald, Paul, and John.1
     Jean Ruth Tilton graduated from Salem High School at Salem, New Jersey, in 1941.8 She received her Registered Nursing Certificate in 1947 from the Jefferson School of Nursing, New Jersey.9 She was as a registered nurse for many years at Morristown Memorial Hospital, New Jersey.10 She was a former member of the First Baptist Church of Lansdale and was currently a member of the Martinsburg Mennonite Church.11
     Jean Ruth Tilton died on 30 November 2015 at Homewood, Martinsburg, Pennsylvania, at age 91.12,13 She was buried in December 2015 at North Wales Baptist Church Cemetery, North Wales, Pennsylvania.14

Obituaries and Other News Articles

     The following is Jean's obituary published by the Bolger Funeral Home:
Jean T. Rosenberger, 91, a resident of Homewood at Martinsburg, formerly of Lansdale and Salem, N.J., passed away the afternoon of Nov. 30, 2015, at Homewood.
She was born in Mannington, W.Va., daughter of the late Rev. C. E. and Mable (Mahony) Tilton. She married G. Ralph Rosenberger on April 9, 1949, in Salem, N.J.
Surviving are her beloved husband of 66 years; four sons: John W. and wife, Cheri, of Westerville, Ohio, Charles A. and wife, Chandler, of Watkinsville, Ga., Robert E. and wife, Robin, of Lansdale and James J. and wife, CarolAnn, of Clemmons, N.C; 11 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by three brothers: Donald, John and Paul.
Jean was a 1941 graduate of Salem High School, New Jersey, and received her registered nursing certificate from Jefferson School of Nursing in 1947. She was employed for many years as a registered nurse at the Morristown Memorial Hospital in New Jersey. She was a member of the Martinsburg Mennonite Church.
Jean enjoyed spending time with her family and also volunteered for Meals on Wheels and with Home Nursing Agency Hospice.
Friends will be received from 1 until the 2 p.m. memorial service Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015, at the chapel at Homewood at Martinsburg, the Rev. Jerry McCuller Jr. and Pastor Joseph H. Furry officiating. Inurnment will be held at a later date at North Wales Baptist Church Cemetery.15

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
193091 Seventh Street, Salem, New JerseyJean Ruth Tilton appears as Jean R. Tilton, age 5, in the census of 17 April 1930 at 91 Seventh Street, Salem, New Jersey,in the household of Charles Eugene Tilton as his daughter, along with Mabel Wightman Mahony, Donald R. Tilton, Paul Stanley Tilton Sr. and John Wightman Tilton.1

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
17 April 193091 Seventh Street, Salem, New JerseyJean Ruth Tilton resided on 17 April 1930 at 91 Seventh Street, Salem, New Jersey, with her parents and siblings: Donald, Paul, and John.1

Citations

  1. [S601] Charles E. Tilton household, 1930 United States Federal Census, Salem, New Jersey, population schedule, Salem, ED 17, sheet 18A, dwelling 428, family 462.
  2. [S1488] Obituary-Jean Tilton Rosenberger, Bolger Funeral Home, online bolgerfuneralhome.com.
  3. [S1084] E-mail, Lois Georg Tilton to Taryn L. Phelan, 2 March 2010, shows Jean Ruth Tilton.
  4. [S601] Charles E. Tilton household, 1930 United States Federal Census, Salem, New Jersey, population schedule, Salem, ED 17, sheet 18A, dwelling 428, family 462, shows the daughter of Charles E. Tilton as Jean R. Tilton.
  5. [S1488] Obituary-Jean Tilton Rosenberger, Bolger Funeral Home, online bolgerfuneralhome.com, shows that she was the daughter of the late Rev. C. E. Tilton.
  6. [S601] Charles E. Tilton household, 1930 United States Federal Census, Salem, New Jersey, population schedule, Salem, ED 17, sheet 18A, dwelling 428, family 462, shows mother as Mabel M. Tilton.
  7. [S1488] Obituary-Jean Tilton Rosenberger, Bolger Funeral Home, online bolgerfuneralhome.com, shows that she was the daughter of the late Mable (Mahony) Tilton.
  8. [S1488] Obituary-Jean Tilton Rosenberger, Bolger Funeral Home, online bolgerfuneralhome.com, shows that she graduated from Salem High School, NJ in 1941.
  9. [S1488] Obituary-Jean Tilton Rosenberger, Bolger Funeral Home, online bolgerfuneralhome.com, shows that she received her Registered Nursing Certificate from Jefferson School of Nursing in 1947.
  10. [S1488] Obituary-Jean Tilton Rosenberger, Bolger Funeral Home, online bolgerfuneralhome.com, shows that she was a registered nurse at Morristown Memorial Hospital in New Jersey for many years.
  11. [S1488] Obituary-Jean Tilton Rosenberger, Bolger Funeral Home, online bolgerfuneralhome.com, shows that she was a former member of the First Baptist Church of Lansdale and was currently a member of the Martinsburg Mennonite Church.
  12. [S1280] Find-A-Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Jean R. Rosenberger; shows that she was a resident at Homewood at Martinsburg who passed away Monday, 30 November 2015 in Martinsburg.
  13. [S1488] Obituary-Jean Tilton Rosenberger, Bolger Funeral Home, online bolgerfuneralhome.com, shows that she died 30 November 2015 at Homewood at Martinsburg.
  14. [S1280] Find-A-Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Jean R. Rosenberger; Birth: July 1, 1924; Death: November 30, 2015; Burial: North Wales Baptist Church Cemetery, North Wales, Pennsylvania.
  15. [S1628] Bolger Funeral Home, online www.bolgerfuneralhome.com/notices/jean-rosenberger.