Dr. George W. Armes was the son of Dr. William Armes and second wife Mary E. Sands. His paternal grandparents were William Armes, Sr. and Barbara Bear of Botetourt County, Virginia. His maternal grandparents were Samuel S. Sands and Cinderella Jane Cunningham of Grayson County, Kentucky. Dr. George W. Armes was born in 1864 in Kentucky. His doctor father educated him and his brothers Samuel and Ambrose to be doctors. George was the husband of Sarah Eve Green, daughter of Squire Green and second wife Susan A. Fentress. Dr. George died in 1947 and was buried in the Walnut Hill Cemetery in Leitchfield, Grayson County, Kentucky. The dates on his stone show 1864-1947. His wife join him there the following year. There are no death records for either George or Sarah Eve Armes in the Kentucky Death Records 1911-2000.
His death certificate #23512, shows him as G. W. Armes and a date of birth as 7-14-1864 and that he was 73 years of age but his mother is named Mary Sands so he must have been born in 1865, (based on the 1900 census shows July 1865). Cause of death listed as paralysis agitans. His father Dr. William Armes, Jr. married Mary Sands on 17 Aug 1864.