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Leopold George
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Birth: Nov. 15, 1850
Sheldon
Wyoming County
New York, USA
Death: May 26, 1950
Saint Paul (Neosho County)
Neosho County
Kansas, USA

Married 1878 in Log Church, Osage Mission, Ks Catherine O'Grady. Eight children were born to this union.

Leopold George who had lived 78 of his almost 100 years in this vicinity, died at 5 a.m. today at his home. He had been in failing health for the past three months. George who lived with his daughter, Mrs. Frances Bradshaw, would have been 100 on Nov. 15 1950.

The retired farmer was thought to be the oldest resident of Neosho County. Born in Sheldon, N.Y., he came to St. Paul in 1872. After retirement from farming the pioneer served for more than 15 years as sexton of St. Francis Cemetery where he will be buried. Widely known, George retained a keen mind in his late years and greatly enjoyed chats with youngesters.

Funeral services are to be at St. Francis Church at 9 a.m. Monday.

Bio: Merleen Westhoff Ellis

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Nicholas Amos George (1809 - 1887)
  Catherine Goffene George (1815 - 1906)
 
 Spouse:
  Catherine O'Grady George (1853 - 1931)*
 
 Children:
  Bernard H. George (1887 - 1936)*
  Agnes A. George (1896 - 1931)*
 
 Siblings:
  Katherina George Brill (1841 - 1913)*
  Nicolas George (1843 - 1897)*
  Lucy Lucia George Perl (1844 - 1919)*
  John Nicholas George (1847 - 1924)*
  Leopold George (1850 - 1950)
  Maria Clara George Smith (1853 - 1933)*
  Francis Xavier George (1860 - 1865)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Francis Cemetery
Saint Paul (Neosho County)
Neosho County
Kansas, USA
 
Maintained by: Gary & Merleen Ellis
Originally Created by: Alice Marie Schettler
Record added: Jul 23, 2009
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Leopold George
Added by: Gary & Merleen Ellis
 
Leopold George
Added by: Alice Marie Schettler
 
Leopold George
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RIP Uncle Leopold
- Merleen
 Added: Mar. 21, 2013

- Alice Marie Schettler
 Added: Jul. 23, 2009
 
 
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