Aug. 18, 1848 Bakers Summit Bedford County Pennsylvania, USA
Jul. 2, 1918 Pennsylvania, USA
A son of Joseph and Susan (Barley) Smeltzer. He was united in marriage with Rebecca Jane (Reighard) Smeltzer.
1900 United States Federal Census Name: George B Smeltzer Age: 51 Birth Date: Sep 1848 Birthplace: Pennsylvania Home in 1900: Taylor, Blair, PA Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Head Marital Status: Widowed Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania Occupation: Day Laborer Household Members: Name Age Birth George B Smeltzer 51 Sept. 1848 Alfred A Smeltzer 26 Feb. 1874 Cora B Smeltzer 24 Sept. 1875 Joseph O Smeltzer 20 Sept. 1879 Lottie M Smeltzer 20 Sept. 1879 Jennie F Smeltzer 15 June 1884 Benjamin H Smeltzer 9 Aug. 1890 John I Smeltzer 6 Aug. 1893
Bedford Gazette, Dec. 4, 1903: While out hunting with his son on Monday, George Smeltzer of Roaring Spring, stumbled and fell. His gun was discharged, the contents striking his 16  year old son, Harrison and fatally injuring him.