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  • ID: I13
  • Name: George Washington GEARY
  • Surname: Geary
  • Given Name: George Washington
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 11 Jun 1858 in , Marshall County, Virginia
  • Death: 7 Oct 1945 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania 1
  • Burial: 10 Oct 1945 Northside, Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • _UID: 217AEB68AEE23049B912DA58BC5234D90FE8
  • Census: 1910 Pittsburgh Ward 19, Allegheny, Pennsylvania 2
  • Census: 1920 Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio 3
  • Census: 1930 Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio 4
  • Census: 1940 Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio 5
  • Note:

    George Washington Geary (son of James Alexander Gary) and Annie Shields Geary.


    George Washington Geary


    and Annie Shields Geary

    !BIRTH-RELATIONSHIP-RESIDENCES-DEATH-BURIAL: Pennsylvania Death Certificate No. 657800 for George Washington Geary; 1858-1945; File No. 91273, Registered No. 6986; PA Bureau of Vital Stax, certified copy in poss of James J. Geary of Harrisonburg VA.

    !BIRTH: Bible of Sarah Gary Bisch; 1858; ; ; in poss of Thomas Gearhart of Cleveland OH, photo copy in poss of James J. Geary.

    !BURIAL: Records of North Side Catholic Cem Pittsburgh PA; 1945; Sec H Lot 392 Grave No 3; ; copy in poss of James J. Geary; NOTE: no stone.

    !RESIDENCES-CENSUS:
    1860 U.S.Census, Marshall Co VA; 1860; ; p 264; Natl Archives, Washington DC; NOTE: enumerated with parents, age 2.
    1900 U.S.Census, Pittsburgh PA; 1900; Microfilm Roll 1309, E.D.18, Ward 32; Sheet 2; Carnegie Library, Pittsburgh PA; NOTE: Occupation puddler in rolling mill.

    !RESIDENCES: Pittsburgh City Directories; 1886-1899; ; ; LibCong, Washington DC. NOTE: 1886-1888, living at 14 Painters Row, W. Carson St, helper; 1898-1899, living at 22 Wyoming, laborer railroad. 1910 listed as laborer at 6 1/2 Wyoming

    !RESIDENCES: Licking Co OH birth records; 1894; Vol 3, 1891-1901; p160; Licking Co Courthouse; NOTE: birth of George W. Geary, 26 Aug 1894, father George W. Geary, mother, Anna Shields, res. Kirkersville; James M. Geary, son, remembered living on a farm in Ohio, perhaps "Uncle Steve's", when he was a boy; believed to be only for a short while (conversation with James Geary, who believes young George lived only to about the age of 10; he believes there were eleven pregnancies, with five children living to adulthood; Ivy and Millie lived about 2 1/2 years each).

    !RESIDENCES: James Alexander Gary's pension file; 1915; affidavit by George W. Gary in support of widow Annie Gary's claim for James Alexander Gary's pension; ; copy in poss of James Geary of Harrisonburg VA; NOTE: George W. Geary was living at Midway, Clark Co OH, probably separated at this time.
  • Change Date: 28 Sep 2016 at 15:01:39
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  • Title: George Washington Gary
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  • _SSHOW: Y



    Father: James Alexander GARY b: 17 Aug 1832 in Somerset, Somerset, Pennsylvania
    Mother: Elizabeth MOOSE b: 1 Apr 1836 in , , Pennsylvania

    Marriage 1 Annie SHIELDS b: 27 Sep 1862 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania
    • Married: Nov 1883 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania
    Children
    1. Has No Children Cora Mary GEARY b: 29 Jun 1885 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania
    2. Has Children James Madison GEARY b: 28 Mar 1887 in Pittsburgh, Alleghany, Pennsylvania
    3. Has No Children Eleanor Elizabeth GEARY b: 25 Dec 1888 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania
    4. Has Children Catherine Edna GEARY b: 19 Aug 1896 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania
    5. Has Children Sarah GEARY b: Jan 1899 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania
    6. Has No Children George Washington GEARY b: 26 Aug 1894 in Kirkersville, Licking, Ohio c: 9 Sep 1894 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania
    7. Has No Children Millie GEARY
    8. Has No Children Ivy

    Sources:
    1. Repository:
        Name: Carnegie Library

      Title: "Obituaries: Pittsburgh Press"
      Author: Pittsburgh (PA) Press
      Page: Oct 8 1945
      Note: At the family home, 1424 Bellaire Place, Brookline, on Sunday, Oct 7th at 12:15pm George W. Geary, husband of the late Anna Shields Geary; father of Mrs. Catherine Waddell, Ella and James Geary. Wm. Slater and Sons Funeral Home.
    2. Title: 1910 United States Federal Census. [database on-line]
      Author: Heritage Quest On-line
      Publication: Internet WebSite
      Note: Name: George W Geary
      Age in 1910: 50
      Birth Year: abt 1860
      Birthplace: West Virginia
      Home in 1910: Pittsburgh Ward 19, Allegheny, Pennsylvania
      Street: Wyoming Street
      House Number: 6 1/2
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Annie Geary
      Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
      Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
      Native Tongue: English
      Occupation: Pudler
      Industry: Ralling Mill
      Employer, Employee or Other: Wage Earner
      Home Owned or Rented: Rent
      Farm or House: House
      Able to Read: Yes
      Able to Write: Yes
      Years Married: 27
      Out of Work: N
      Number of weeks out of work: 0
    3. Title: 1920 United States Federal Census. [database on-line]
      Author: Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001
      Publication: Internet Web Site
      Note: Name: George Geary
      [George Gean]
      Age: 61
      Birth Year: abt 1859
      Birthplace: West Virginia
      Home in 1920: Columbus Ward 2, Franklin, Ohio
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Brother-in-law
      Marital Status: Married
      Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
      Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
    4. Title: 1930 United States Federal Census. [database on-line]
      Author: Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001-.
      Publication: Internet Web Site
      Note: Name: George W Gary
      Gender: Male
      Birth Year: abt 1860
      Birthplace: West Virginia
      Race: White
      Home in 1930: Columbus, Franklin, Ohio
      Marital Status: Married
      Relation to Head of House: Brother-in-law
      Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
      Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
    5. Title: 1940 United States Federal Census [database on-line].
      Author: Ancestry.com.
      Publication: Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
      Note: Name: George W Gary
      Age: 80
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1860
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Birthplace: West Virginia
      Marital Status: Widowed
      Relation to Head of House: Brother-in-law
      Home in 1940: Columbus, Franklin, Ohio
      Street: Reinhard-ave
      Inferred Residence in 1935: Columbus, Franklin, Ohio
      Residence in 1935: Same
      Resident on farm in 1935: No
      Sheet Number: 7B
      Attended School or College: No
      Highest Grade Completed: Elementary school, 4th grade
      Income: 0
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