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George Washington Peters
Birth: Nov. 4, 1874
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 7, 1950
New Jersey, USA


UPDATE....2016..May 20
Found two photo in an album
Of Dad's..said USS OREGON
Caption filled in ..

Tried to get his death certificate
But the State of PA. said no record found
Guess he passed away in Cape May. I was to
young to remember where I saw him.

Son of Mary Elizabeth Muffit and Stephen Decatur Peters
of Philadelphia, PA
Brother to

Husband to Mary T. of South Boston Ma.
Married on Feb 4 1906 92 marriage registration book Grandma was 29 and Grandpa was 32.

Father to :
Ted My Dad

All born in South Boston Ma. and 2 Infant son's, both passed in infancy. George in 1907 Infant George and Richard in 1911 a twin to Johnny Infant Richard

Photo here,is when we all went to
Grandpa Grave. My Dad got very upset,
when we got there, due to, he gave money
to his brothers and no headstone was ever
purchased. I'm trying to get a military one
with no success

Buried With My Grandfather, are
his parents(Mary Elizabeth and Stephen D .
Margaret M (Peters)(Sister)1935 and her
husband Robert Miller 1936.

Trying to get Military Records.
(Another Mystery)
Navy Can't Find Them(Spanish Am.War)

This Cemetery is in very Bad Shape
and is always in the News, do to it's
up keep and law suits in Philadelphia,PA
UPDATE 2013-14-Friends of Mt Moriah have cleaned
tons of sections out there, but there is no
more burials allowed yet.

The 1910 MA census, Boston has Mary(Peers)Peters with husband George, he works for B&A Railroad as a brakeman, was born in PA. Children, Catherine is 2 and Theodore is 9 months.(My Dad). Also living with them is Richard Collins age 31, brother-in-law to George. This was given to me, by a genealogy person here.

Grave Info: From Dad's Records..
Deed #19904
Lot #163 east 1/2
Sect 121 containing 50 Sq Ft.
Registered in Book B page 46
owner was Mary Elizabeth(Great Grandmother) Oct. 16 1911 for the sum of $37.50
1..Mary Elizabeth 69--Aug 9th 1913..Bowen & Son Undertakers
2..Stephen D 73...April 27 1914..J C Kimmerle Undertakers
3..Margaret M Miller Nov. 13 1935..William Cushing Undertaker
4..Robert R Miller Jan. 10 1936..William Cushing Undertaker
5..George W Peters April 7 1950..William Cushing Undertaker

Recorder By Ted's Oldest Daughter for My Grandfather

World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: George Washington Peters
City: South Boston
County: Suffolk
State: Massachusetts
Birth Date: 4 Nov 1873
Race: White
FHL Roll Number: 1684940
DraftBoard: 10

Below are the only 2 census we have of
the Family. Nothing in 1930 at all for
anyone in Pa.
1880 United States Federal Census
about George Peters
Name: George Peters
Home in 1880: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Age: 6
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Relation to head-of-household: Son
Father's Name: Stephen
Father's birthplace: Pennsylvania
Mother's Name: Mary
Mother's birthplace: Pennsylvania
Neighbors: View others on page
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Gender: Male
Cannot read/write:
Deaf and dumb:
Otherwise disabled:
Idiotic or insane: View Image
Household Members: Name Age
Stephen Peters 37..(My Great Grandfather)
Mary Peters 35 ..( My Great Grandmother)
Margaret Peters 10
George Peters 6 (Grandfather)

Lived in a boarding house at 2445 Watts Street Philly Pa. worked on steam railroad in 1920 per this census.. Uncle Georgie(Dad's Brother)was with him @ 8 years old. Widow status here

1920 United States Federal Census
about George Peters
Name: George Peters
Home in 1920: Philadelphia Ward 39, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Age: 45 years
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1875
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Relation to Head-of-house: Lodger
Father's Birth Place: Pennsylvania
Mother's Birth Place: Pennsylvania
Marital Status: Widow
Race: White
Sex: Male
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Image: 852
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Mathew Simspson 42
Emma Simspson 43
James A Daly 65
George Peters 45 (My Grandfather) and Son
George Peters 8 ( My Uncle Georgie)
View original image

Thank You Jim ~ NY HISTORIAN~ and Blair for all This Info On my Grandfather.
God Bless You

Thank You Kelly for Sponsoring My Grandfathers memorial. What a nice surprised this Morning. God Bless You and Yours Always.

Family links: 
  Stephen Decartur Peters (1843 - 1914)
  Mary Elizabeth Moffett Peters (1844 - 1913)
  Mary Theresa Collins Peters (1876 - 1914)*
  George Infant Peters (1906 - 1907)*
  Katherine Theresa Peters Campbell (1908 - 2001)*
  Theodore William Peters (1909 - 1997)*
  Richard Infant Peters (1911 - 1911)*
  John R. Peters (1911 - 1987)*
  George Washington Peters (1912 - 1987)*
  Mary Virginia Peters Seward (1913 - 1981)*
  Margaret M Peters Miller (1870 - 1935)*
  George Washington Peters (1874 - 1950)
*Calculated relationship
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: sect 121 lot 163 east 1/2 grave east line unmarked
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Record added: Aug 02, 2007
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George Washington Peters
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George Washington Peters
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 Added: May. 30, 2016
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