Somerset County, PA
The Cemeteries of Somerset County
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Researchers are reminded to be respectful before entering a cemetery that lies on private land. Always ask permission from the owner before entering their property.
LOCATION/ADDRESS: Owen Hofecker, Johnstown, PA
DIRECTIONS: From Jennerstown at light, N on Rt 985, turn left onto Ligonier Pike, go 1.6 mi, turn left onto Hofecker Lane, go 100 yds, turn right onto Welsh Valley Dr, go 0.1 mi, turn left into farm lane and go to end. Cemetery is behind buildings approximately 200 yds along fence row. Path goes around barn and curves to the left. Inquire of landowner for access. 30-35 graves.
INFO SOURCE: Somerset Planning Commission
WPA - AKA: Hofecker farm
LATITUDE: 40 16 41N
ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: Cemetery is in nice shape. Six graves of different family names, Hofecker and Herncane, outside of original cemetery.
Wertz-Miltonberger Cemetery gravestones
Wertz vaults, Wertz-Miltonberger Cemetery
Herncane brother and sister graves, Wertz-Miltonberger Cemetery
Hofecker grave outside main Wertz-Miltonberger Cemetery
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