210 Amherst Avenue

General Information

No: 210
Street: Amherst
Name: N
Family: Fahnestock
Historic Plaque: N
Owner Info: Y
Built: 1923
Sec: 23
Sub: Sibley
Lot: 146-8

Description: 2 story, Dutch, aluminum siding, gambrel roof.
Original Use: Residential
Current Use: Residential

Add To: Y
Sub From: N
Replace: N

Changes Details: In redecorating the house, Fahnestocks discovered evidencethat the garage and second floor room were added sometime after the house was built and also a screened porch was added to the back of the house. It is also probable that a window and built in buffet were added to the back of the dining room. 1977 Fahnestocks enclosed front porch. Closed up the original front door center of living room and changed the two double front windows into doors opening into new front entrance. Changed two car attached garage into family room and full bath and laundry in a closet. Erected tool shed. 1962 aluminum siding. (Before and after pictures in TPHS file)


Current Owner: William A. & Joan Fahnestock
Curr Date Fr: 1966
Curr Date To:

Original Owner: Ida Wunder (later Albert B. & Darrah D. Wunder) (see deeds)
Date Fr: 1921
Date To: 1949

Owner 1: Leo B. & Doree L. Pambrum
Date Fr 1: 1949
Date To 1: 1950

Owner 2: Margaret J & W. A. Roberts
Date Fr 2: 1950
Date To 2: 1951

Owner 3: Mary Alberta & Arthur D. Gillette
Date Fr 3: 1951
Date To 3: 1966

1975 Owner: William A. & Merle J. Fahnestock. 146-147-148 Sib 1


Story 1 : Others who may have lived here as renters but do not show up in the deeds as owners: Firby (pre 1945) (moved from St. Louis & to 408 Marietta); Sonntag. Who is Stauft on 2 maps below?
Story 2 : Jo Fahnestock - president T. P. Garden Club 1984-86
Story 3 : William Allen Fahnestock was born 15 February 1925 & died 15 April 1999, aged 74 years, buried 15 May 1999 in Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati OH, Evans Funeral Home.


1939 Map:

1942 Map:

1951/3 Map:
Arthur Gillette

1959-60 Directories:
Arthur D. & Mary Gillette

1962-66 Directories:
Arthur & Alberta Gillette

1967-99 Directories:
William & Jo Fahnestock

Jo Fahnestock