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George E Siggers
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Birth: 1828
Colchester
Essex, England
Death: Apr. 8, 1894
District Of Columbia, USA

A George Siggers (born 4 Nov 1826) was born to John and Elizabeth Siggers in Essex, England. George Siggers, son of John and Elizabeth, was baptized on 30 Sep 1832 in Colchester, Essex, England. In the 1841 British Census, George Siggers (born c.1827) was living in St. Giles Parish, Colchester, Essex, England.
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George E. Siggers married Mary Ellen/Eleanor (Gregory) Siggers (Apr 1833 - 7 Oct 1877).

In the 1850 U.S. Census, George Siggers (born c.1827) and Mary Gregory (born c.1833) were living in the same house in Troy, Rensselaer County, New York, and George was a "book binder." They were possibly living in a boarding house at that time.

In the 1880 U.S. Census, the widower George was living in Washington, DC, with his children, and he was a "plate printer."

George was a "bookbinder" at the time of his death.

"On Sunday, April 8, 1894, at 7:30 a.m., George Siggers, in the 67th year of his age. Funeral Tuesday, April 10, at 3:30 p.m. Relatives and friends respectfully invited to attend."
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The other known children of George and Mary were:

1) Kate Virginia (Siggers) Pryor (born Feb 1862) was born in Virginia. She married Thomas Doors/Dons Pryor (1856 - 16 Mar 1898) on 17 Aug 1885 at St. James' Church in Washington, DC. He was born in Washington, DC. Thomas is #76816011.

Thomas and Kate had a son, Edward G.S. Pryor (12 June 1886 - 7 Apr 1942), and he was born in Washington, DC. In the 1900 U.S. Census, the widowed Kate was keeping a boarding house in Washington, DC, but Edward was not living with her. Someone thinks that Kate died in 1915 in New York.

Edward G.S. Pryor [1st] married Zella Cecil (Rawlings) Pryor (1887 - 19 June 1934). She was born in Iowa to John F. Rawlings and Mattie H. (Miller) Rawlings. In the 1920 U.S. Census, Edward and Zella were living in Kings County, New York. In the 1930 U.S. Census, they were living in Broadview, King County, Washington. Edward and Zella both died in Seattle, King County, Washington. Edward was married to Mabel G. (?) Pryor at the time of his death.

2) Edward Gregory Siggers (Feb 1864 - 16 Mar 1927) was born in Alexandria, Virginia. He married Myrtle (Stalnaker/Stainaker) Siggers (born Apr 1868) on 10 Aug 1888 in Washington, DC. She was born in Virginia. Edward died in Washington, DC. He was a "patent attorney" at the time of his death.

3) Cora I. (Siggers) Ritzel (born c.1866) was born in Virginia. She married Joseph A. Ritzel on 6 Jun 1908 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin.

4) John H. Siggers (born c.1869) was born in Washington, DC. He married Ella S. (Woodward) Siggers (born c.1875) on 29 Dec 1892 in Camden, Camden County, New Jersey. She was born in Pennsylvania. In the 1910 and 1920 U.S. Censuses, they were living in Washington, DC. In the 1930 U.S. Census, the widowed Ella was living in Washington, DC, with their daughter, Edyth K. Siggers (born c.1900).
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary E Gregory Siggers (1833 - 1877)*
 
 Children:
  George W Siggers (1858 - 1919)*
  Henry M Siggers (1872 - 1893)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Congressional Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: R12/197
 
Created by: cmyers
Record added: Sep 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76915883
George E Siggers
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