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George Worth
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Birth: Dec. 3, 1835
Missouri, USA
Death: Oct. 3, 1913
Nelson
Butte County
California, USA

The Worth family plot, is surrounded by three large oleander bushes, enclosed in 4' high no-climb wire supported by 2" galvanized posts. A gate entry is located at the southeast corner, impassable due to growth of rose bushes. The Worth family plot has one large obelisk and rounded spire inscribed as noted. Facing south is a rounded disk with the initial "W".

George's name and dates are facing east: shares marker w/Caroline Worth w/clasped hands; "Father". footstone: "G.W."

No Obituaries could be found.

From the 1881 City & County Directory, Butte County, California, from archives at Meriam Library, California State University, Chico: "Worth George, farmer, 205 a."

Per the 1900 Butte County Census: Family 190A George Worth, age 65, b. MO; Carline, age 53, bo MO; Bessie, age 25, b. CA; Belle, age 21, b. CA; Eveline, age 18, b. CA; Hester, age 16, b. CA; Pearly, age 13, b. CA.

Per the 1910 Butte County Census: Family M12B, George Worth, age 75 b. MA; Caroline, age 63, b. MO; Hester, age 26, b. CA.

(No 10 on map) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Caroline B. Richardson Worth (1847 - 1915)*
 
 Children:
  Georgiana Worth Strong (1872 - 1951)*
  Libbie R. Worth (1873 - 1878)*
  Bessie Worth-Smith Forney (1874 - 1944)*
  Lola Worth (1876 - 1878)*
  Edna Dell Worth (1877 - 1898)*
  Evelyn Worth Bayles (1881 - 1946)*
  Carrie R. Worth (1882 - 1886)*
  Pearl Worth Killingsworth (1887 - 1964)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"George Worth
Dec 3, 1835
Oct 3, 1913"
 
Note: First published in the book Durham Cemetery and Nelson Cemetery, 1994 by Adriana Farley and Marilyn Corley.
 
Burial:
Nelson Cemetery
Nelson
Butte County
California, USA
 
Created by: Adriana
Record added: Mar 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66690081
George Worth
Added by: Adriana
 
 
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Rest in peace George
- Delbert Greer
 Added: Sep. 27, 2012
Blessings - RIP
- Adriana
 Added: Mar. 9, 2011
 
 
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