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William Edgar George
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Birth: Sep. 27, 1869
Beckley
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 20, 1900
Beckley
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA

A house carpenter, he was killed when struck by lightning while building the A. D. Preston home on South Heber Street, along with the architect J. Price Beckley, grandson of Gen. Alfred Beckley, the town's founder and namesake.

He left a widow and two sons, who later moved to Charlestown and El Paso, Texas. 
 
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 Parents:
  Euphronius Daniel George (1840 - 1918)
  Mary Margaret Keffer George (1847 - 1926)
 
 Spouse:
  Maude Trump George (1875 - ____)
 
 Children:
  Llewellyn A George (1897 - 1939)*
  Russell Euphronius George (1899 - 1935)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Edgar George (1869 - 1900)
  Leona Wade George Fielding (1872 - 1913)*
  Frederick Clyde George (1874 - 1954)*
  Charles Edward George (1876 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Killed by Lightening
 
Burial:
Wildwood Cemetery
Beckley
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 37.77382, -81.17219
 
Created by: Dave Davisson
Record added: Jun 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53496402
William Edgar George
Added by: Dave Davisson
 
William Edgar George
Added by: Dave Davisson
 
 
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The profession of Jesus
- J Spencer
 Added: Apr. 9, 2014

- sniksnak
 Added: Feb. 13, 2014
I guess God needed another good carpenter in heaven to help build his mansions for all of us when we get there God bless you and I am sure your doing a super job for Him,
-Anonymous
 Added: May. 26, 2013
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