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LaGrande Byington Geer
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Birth: Mar. 11, 1845
Illinois, USA
Death: May 6, 1909
Macleay
Marion County
Oregon, USA

Death Notice of LeGrande Byington Geer

Prominent Man Dead
L. B. Geer, Former State Land Agent, Buried at Warren Cemetery.

L.B. Geer, one of the widest known men of this vicinity and former land agent of Oregon, died at his home on Waldo Hills, near this city, late Thursday evening of last week.
Mr. Geer was 64 years of age and a native of Illinois, coming to Oregon with his parents in 1847, and locating on the farm where he died. Mr. Geer has lived here almost constantly since his settlement in Oregon. September 5, 1868, Silver Lodge, No. 21, was instituted with the following charter members: R.C. Geer, M. Fitzjerell, L.B. Geer, D. Wolfard, W.R. Durban, and Ed Tall. All the charter members are now dead; Mr. Geer being the last one called home.

Published in the Silverton Appeal (Silverton, Oregon), Section 1, page 2.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ralph Cary Geer (1816 - 1895)
  Mary Catherine Willard Geer (1819 - 1898)
 
 Spouse:
  Egletine DeHart Geer (1852 - 1935)*
 
 Children:
  Carrie B Crouter (1870 - 1945)*
  Musa C Geer (1872 - 1968)*
  Evelyn V Geer Dabney (1877 - 1912)*
  Bert B Geer (1880 - 1968)*
  Chet Carl Geer (1883 - 1939)*
  Arch Anson Geer (1884 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  Samantha Geer Bowers (1842 - 1929)*
  LaGrande Byington Geer (1845 - 1909)
  Mary Hulda Geer Starmer (1851 - 1924)*
  Angeline Geer (1853 - 1856)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
Salem
Marion County
Oregon, USA
 
Maintained by: Nathan Haines
Originally Created by: Loretta Walker
Record added: Mar 27, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13760242
LaGrande Byington Geer
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LaGrande Byington Geer
Added by: Loretta Walker
 
LaGrande Byington Geer
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