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George Russell Hipps
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Birth: Jul. 6, 1900
Cambria County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 3, 1949
Cambria County
Pennsylvania, USA

George Russell Hipps was born Jul 6, 1900, in Cambria County to parents George Edward Hipps (1869-) and Mary E. Sharbaugh (1875-1918), both born in Pennsylvania.
George was the oldest child in a family of six children. His brothers and sisters were: Harry J. Hipps (ca 1902-), John A. Hipps (ca 1904-), Francis J. Hipps (1910-1996), Mary H. Hipps-Serafin (1912-2008), and half-sister Rose A. Hipps-LaPenna (1924-2006) all born in Cambria County.
On July 3, 1934, George married Blanche M. Lieb, born in Pennsylvania (1904-2006). Blanche was a daughter of Augustine A. Lieb (1878-1960), and Clare T. Williams (1879-1971).
George and Blanche had two known children: Bill and Edward.
The couple had only been married 15 years when George died in 1949.

Johnstown Tribune, Oct 1949 HIPPS, George R., 49, Carrolltown, Oct 4, 1949, in Carrolltown. Born July 6, 1900 in Carrolltown. Son of the late G. E. and Mary E. (Sharbaugh) Hipps. Survived by widow, form Blanche Lieb; two sons, Edward and William, and stepmother, Mrs. Mary Hipps. Brother of John, Washington DC; Harry, Frank, Mrs. John Serafin and Mrs. Gene Lapenna, all of Carrolltown. Veteran of World War I. Friends will be received at late home Wednesday afternoon. Services 9 a.m. Friday, St. Benedict's Catholic Church, Carrolltown. Burial church cemetery. Stevens Funeral Home.
Family links: 
  George Edward Hipps (1869 - 1936)
  Mary Sharbaugh Hipps (1875 - 1913)
  Blanche M. Lieb Hipps (1904 - 2006)
  George Russell Hipps (1900 - 1949)
  Harry Hipps (1902 - 1953)*
  Frank J. Hipps (1910 - 1996)*
  Mary H. Hipps Serafin (1912 - 2008)*
  Rose Ann Hipps Lapenna (1924 - 2006)**
*Calculated relationship
Saint Benedicts Catholic Cemetery
Cambria County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Shirley Bradley
Record added: Sep 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58591353
George Russell Hipps
Added by: Brian J. Ensley
George Russell Hipps
Added by: Brian J. Ensley
George Russell Hipps
Added by: Brian J. Ensley
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WWI Veteran
- Brian J. Ensley
 Added: Aug. 25, 2015
In memory to my husband's first cousin once removed.
- Hipps Family Member
 Added: Sep. 13, 2010

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