|Birth: ||Oct. 19, 1816|
|Death: ||Feb. 23, 1847, Mexico|
George Lincoln was born on October 19th, 1816, in Worcester, Massachusetts, the son of Levi Lincoln and Martha Sever; married Miss Nancy Hoard, no date.
Appointed as a Second Lieutenant of Infantry with the 4th United States Regiment of Infantry on September 14th, 1837; transferred to the 8th Regiment of Infantry on July 12th, 1838; promoted to First Lieutenant of Infantry on September 28th, 1840; serving as the Regimental Adjutant from September 1st, 1842, to November 1st, 1843; brevetted to the rank of Captain on May 9th, 1846, for gallant conduct in the battles of Palo Alto and Resaca de la Palma, Texas; promoted to Captain of Infantry on February 16th, 1847; appointed as a Brevet Captain and Assistant Adjutant General on July 7th, 1846; serving on the staff of Brigadier General John Wool to February of 1847; killed in action on February 23rd, 1847, at Buena Vista, Mexico.
Levi Lincoln (1782 - 1868)
Penelope Winslow (Sever) Lincoln (1786 - 1872)
Nancy Hoard Salisbury (1820 - 1852)*
Worcester Rural Cemetery
Plot: Section 14
Created by: Jim Sanders
Record added: Jun 06, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6482281