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George Washington Bly
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Birth: Jul. 26, 1821
Norway
Herkimer County
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 27, 1895
Knox County
Nebraska, USA

George W. Bly, Corporal Company G, 6th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry.

Blyville, established in 1873 in the northeast part of the county, was named after George W. Bly, one of the old settlers of that vicinity.

"Blyville, in the northeastern part of the county, is composed principally of Americans and Swedes. George W. Bly is one of the first settlers, and has one of the finest dwelling houses in the county." Nebraska Place names, university of Nebraska Press, 1960, "Blyville. A former village which was named, according to Gannett's treatise for George W. Bly, an early settler in the vicinity."

Johnson's History of Nebraska, Page 430.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Harmony Taylor Judd Bly (1831 - 1913)
 
 Children:
  George Manton Bly (1849 - 1925)*
  Harmony Addie Bly Baker (1852 - 1934)*
  Hattie Bly Armstrong (1861 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Aten Cemetery
Cedar County
Nebraska, USA
 
Created by: dran
Record added: Mar 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67093952
George Washington Bly
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