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Rev George Gilbert Rakestraw
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Birth: Nov. 27, 1827
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 5, 1904
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Son of many generations of American Quakers, starting in era of William Penn (late 1600s)

Life-long Methodist preacher

Civil War Chaplain, 201st Penna. Volunteers

Notable scientist in field of micro-mineralogy 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George G Rakestraw (1805 - 1837)
 
 Spouses:
  Matrona Fisher Rakestraw (1839 - 1866)
  Harriet Spencer Arthur Rakestraw (1835 - 1903)*
 
 Children:
  Henry Hawk Rakestraw (1860 - 1907)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elam Rakestraw (1826 - 1906)*
  George Gilbert Rakestraw (1827 - 1904)
  John Atlee Rakestraw (1833 - 1916)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Dick Nixon
Record added: Jun 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91507590
Rev George Gilbert Rakestraw
Added by: Dick Nixon
 
Rev George Gilbert Rakestraw
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