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William Rush George

Male 1822 - 1909  (~ 86 years)


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  • Name William Rush George  [1, 2, 3
    Born Aug 1822  St Teath, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Buried 1909  Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Bowmanton
    Died 27 Feb 1909  Fenella, Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I83  Our Family History
    Last Modified 3 Dec 2015 

    Father William George,   b. 25 Aug 1789, St Teath, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 May 1846, Cobourg, Hamilton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Susanna Rush,   b. 14 Feb 1790, Lanteglos, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1861, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 09 Nov 1811  St Teath, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F202  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Jane Curtis,   b. 1824, New York, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1872, Fenella, Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 21 Aug 1847  Wentworth, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William George,   b. 1848, Haldimand, Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1855, Northumberland, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)  [Natural]
     2. John Curtis George,   b. 25 Dec 1849, Haldimand, Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1890, Boulder Ridge, Wyoming, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)  [Natural]
     3. Thomas Henry George,   b. 22 Dec 1852, Haldimand, Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1911, Roseneath, Alnwick Township, Northumberland, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)  [Natural]
     4. Mary Jane George,   b. 25 Jan 1854, Fenella, Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1900, Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)  [Natural]
     5. William Curtis George,   b. 15 Apr 1858, Fenella, Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1942, Haldimand, Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [Natural]
    Last Modified 3 Dec 2015 
    Family ID F50  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Raised in St Teath, Cornwall.

      As a young man might have worked as a ship's apprentice.

      Joseph George and James Hoskin witnessed wedding in 1847

      Worked as a farmer.

      Lived in St Teath 1841
      Moved to Canada 1841-1843
      First farm in Alnwick 1847
      Moved to Haldimand 1849
      Moved to new farm in Halimand ~1860
      1861 census recorded the family living in a log house

  • Sources 
    1. [S12] Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1857-1924, Ancestry.com and Genealogical Research Library (Brampton, Ontario, Canada), (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2007;), Database online.
      Record for William George

    2. [S29] 1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Database online.
      Record for William George

    3. [S21] 1891 Census of Canada, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2008;), Database online.
      Record for William George

    4. [S11] Ontario, Canada Deaths, 1869-1934, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2007;), Database online.
      Record for William George