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George Duey
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Birth: Oct. 31, 1832
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 10, 1915
Mechanicsburg
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA

He had a brief sojourn into the military during the Civil War by enlisting in Mechanicsburg, Cumberland County, September 11, 1862, as a private with Co. F, 1st Pennsylvania Emergency Militia, and honorably discharged with his company September 24, 1862.
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LEG BROKEN BY FALL

Special to The Telegraph

Mechanicsburg, PA., Oct. 15. - Yesterday afternoon George Duey caught his foot in a projection on the floor of his shop, and falling heavily, broke his left leg, near the thigh. He was taken to his home in South Market street (sic), and Dr. P.R. Koons reduced the fracture. Mr. Duey who is 83 years old, conducts a wagon makers shop.

Harrisburg Telegraph (Harrisburg, PA), Friday, October 15, 1915; pg. 2
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Mechanicsburg's Oldest Odd Fellow Dies at 83

Special to The Telegraph

Mechanicsburg, Pa., Dec. 11. - George Duey, aged 83 years, died at his home, 123 South Market street (sic), last evening, after an illness of eight weeks. Mr. Duey conducted a wagon making shop in East Simpson street (sic), and some time ago fell while at work, breaking his leg.

Harrisburg Telegraph (Harrisburg, PA), Saturday, December 11, 1915; pg. 14
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The funeral of George Duey was held this afternoon from his late home on South Market street (sic). Delegations from the organizations of which he was a member attended the funeral. The services were conducted by the Rev. E.C.B. Castle, of the First U.B. Church. Interment was made in Trindle Spring cemetery (sic).

Harrisburg Telegraph (Harrisburg, PA), Tuesday, December 14, 1915; pg. 2 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel Duey (1802 - 1886)
  Caroline Krout Duey (1805 - 1880)
 
 Spouse:
  Susan Gross Duey (1827 - 1899)*
 
 Children:
  Mary C Duey (1858 - 1862)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hiram Duey (____ - 1899)*
  Jacob P. Duey (1830 - 1908)**
  George Duey (1832 - 1915)
  Henry Duey (1834 - 1899)*
  Susan Elizabeth Duey (1845 - 1922)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Trindle Springs Lutheran Cemetery
Silver Spring Township
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Originally Created by: Family Tree Climber
Record added: Nov 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101231602
George Duey
Added by: Peggy Bargen Duey
 
George Duey
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George Duey
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