Veronica "Fanny" Buckwalter Hershey

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Veronica "Fanny" Buckwalter Hershey (Snavely)

Also Known As: "Fanny"
Birthdate: (84)
Birthplace: Conestoga Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Death: March 11, 1920 (84)
Hershey, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Place of Burial: Hershey Cemetery Hershey Dauphin County Pennsylvania
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Abraham Barr Snavely and Elizabeth Snavely
Wife of Henry H Hershey
Mother of Milton S Hershey; Milton S. Hershey (Founder of The Hershey Chocolate Co.) and Sarena Hershey
Sister of Benjamin Snavely; Martha "Mattie" Snavely and Abraham Buckwalter Snavely

Managed by: William Martin Spaetzel
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About Veronica "Fanny" Buckwalter Hershey

From the 1850 federal census, Fanny Snavely lived in Conestoga, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania with her mother, father, and siblings. The family at the time consisted of:

  • Head Abraham Snavely 63
  • Wife Elisabeth Snavely 61
  • Son Abraham Snavely 25
  • Daughter Martha Snavely 19
  • Daughter Fanny Snavely 15

Henry H. Hershey married Veronica Buckwalter "Fanny" Snavely on 15 January 1856 at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania.


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Veronica "Fanny" Buckwalter Hershey's Timeline

September 4, 1835
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
September 13, 1857
Age 22
Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
April 12, 1862
Age 26
Dauphin Co., Pennsylvania
March 11, 1920
Age 84
Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Hershey Cemetery Hershey Dauphin County Pennsylvania