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George Downes
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Birth: Dec. 23, 1868
Machias
Washington County
Maine, USA
Death: unknown

If this stone belongs to him, then he died in 1936.

In the 1930 U.S. Census, George Downes, 61, born Maine, parents born Maine, was living in Calais, Maine, with Josephine H., 54, born Canada, parents born Canada; and servant Edna Caldwell, 16, born Canada, parents born Canada.
Josephine came to the U.S. in 1898.

In the 1910 U.S. Census, George Downes, 45, born Maine, father born Mass., mother born Maine, was living in Ward 4, Calais, Maine, with Josephine H., 33, born Canada, parents born Canada; and Mina W., 11, born Maine; and Hannah Davis, 45, born Maine, parents born Canada.

In the 1900 U.S. Census, clothing dealer George Downes, 31, born December 1869 in Maine, parents born Maine, was living on Main Street in Calais, Maine, with Josephine, 25, born March 1875 in Canada, father born Maine, mother born Canada; and Aline W., 2, born November 1898 in Maine; servant Mary Mclellan, 23, June 1877 in Maine, parents born Maine; and Amu Mclaughlin, 15, born September 1885 in Canada, parents born Canadan.
The couple's one child was still alive.

Lawyer George Downes and Josephine A. Hamm married June 23, 1897 in Charlotte County, N.B.

In the 1880 U.S. Census, sawyer Lemuel G. Downs, 42, born Maine,father born Mass., mother born Maine, was living in Calais, Maine, with Augusta H., 40, born Maine; Mina A., 13; and George, 11, all born in Maine; mother Betsey L., 78, born Maine, father born N.H., mother born Maine; and servant Mary J. Deacon, 20, born Canada, father born Ireland, mother born England.

In the 1870 U.S. Census, lawyer Grosvenor Downes, 31, born Maine, was living in Machias, Maine, with Augusta, 31, born Mass; Maria, 3; and George, 1, both born in Maine; and domestic servant Kate Hickey, 16, born Maine.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Lemuel Grosvenor Downes (1839 - 1895)
 
 Spouse:
  Josephine A. Hamm Downes (1876 - 1932)*
 
 Children:
  Mina Downes Gardner (1899 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Calais Cemetery
Calais
Washington County
Maine, USA
 
Created by: SusanE
Record added: Feb 09, 2013
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George Downes
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George Downes
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