John Richard Adam Virts[1]

Male 1865 - 1941


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  • Born  30 Nov 1865  Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  14 Feb 1941  Brunswick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried  Park Heights Cemetery, Brunswick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I170  Virts
    Last Modified  16 Aug 2015 

    Father  Joseph Lewis Virts,   b. 29 Jun 1839, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1911, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Sarah Ann Long,   b. 19 Nov 1833, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1925, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  8 Oct 1859  Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F28  Group Sheet

    Family  Ida Etta Schilling,   b. 14 Oct 1871,   d. 17 Feb 1937, Brunswick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1889  Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Joseph Harrison Virts,   b. 29 May 1889, Brunswick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1954, New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John William Virts,   b. 17 Dec 1890, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1918
     3. Raymond Lee Virts,   b. 26 Aug 1893, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1928
     4. Stanley Elsworth Virts,   b. 4 Jan 1898, Brunswick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1951, Brunswick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Vannie Veon Virts,   b. 12 Jun 1906, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1960, Hagerstown, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Catherine Virginia Virts,   b. 12 Dec 1913, Brunswick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1986, Jefferson, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  7 Oct 2012 
    Family ID  F107  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Frederick News Post, February 15, 1941

      John Richard Adam Virts, retired railroad engineer, died Friday morning at 1:15 o'clock at his residence, 321 Maple avenue, Brunswick aged 75 years. He was a native of Loudoun County, Virginia being a son of the late Joseph H. and Sarah Virts. He was a member of Bethany Lutheran church Brunswick and the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers. He is survived by four children, Joseph H. New York City, Stanley E. Weaverton, Vanie Veon Virts and Mrs. Catherine Sitlang, Brunswick a brother George L. Virts Lovettsville, and a sister Mrs. Rose Nicewarner, Lovettsville. Funeral Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock in Bethany Lutheran church, with services conducted by Rev. John C. Stuff. Interment in Park Heights cemetery. J. S. Dailey, funeral director.

  • Sources 
    1. [S114] 1880 Census.

    2. [S151] The Frederick Post, obituary, February 15, 1941.