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George B. Sober
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Birth: Aug. 24, 1755
Northampton County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 17, 1849
Leechburg
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA

The following bio is by Lloyd Sober:

George B Sober b: 24 Aug 1755 in Plainfield, Northampton Co, PA.
d: 17 Oct 1849 Allegheny Twp. Leechburg, PA.

BIOGRAPHY: SOBER Family. The grandfather of George and Andrew SOBER , of Leechburg, was George SOBER, the descendant of German ancestors and a resident of Northampton county, whence he came in 1798 to Westmoreland County. He purchased three hundred and twenty-five acres of land in Allegheny township, and turned his attention to agriculture, having formerly followed the carpenter's trade. His wife was Anna M. ARTMAN [Erdman], whom he married "on the other side of the mountains," and they were the parents of four children, three daughters and on son, Daniel.
SOURCE: History of Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania; Boucher, John N.; New York: Lewis Pub. Co., 1906, 2196 pages. Volume II, page 534-535. Book online at www.heritagequestonline.com. Noted: 3 Jun 2004; L. Ingram.
George SOBER. Private in Captain Jacob Heller's Company, 2nd battalion, of Northampton County. Buried in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Allegheny Township, near West Leechburg.

Details on his place of birth and death are from the "lsober" family tree on WorldConnect.

It indicates that his parents were:

Father: John George SOBER b: 30 JAN 1729 in ?England Germany Northhampton PA ?
Mother: Maria Barbara BITZ b: 18 FEB 1735 in Northhampton, PA

He married Anna Margaret ERDMAN/ARTMAN. They had ten children:

1. Sibila Sabellas Sober b: 1786 in Plainfield, Northhampton Co PA
2. Jacob Sober b: 26 JUN 1787 in Plainfield, Northhampton Co PA
3. Elizaberh Sober b: 18 NOV 1788 in Plainfield, Northhampton Co PA
4. John George Sober b: 21 OCT 1790 in Plainfield, Northhampton Co PA
5. Johann Sober b: 11 AUG 1792 in Westmoreland Co., Leechburg, PA
6. Andreas Sober b: 19 APR 1794 in Plainfield, Northhampton Co PA
7. Catherine Sober b: 1796 in Plainfield, Northhampton Co PA
8. Daniel Sober Sr. b: 13 SEP 1798 in Westmoreland Co., Leechburg, PA
9. Anna Marie Sober b: 13 AUG 1801 in Westmoreland Co., Leechburg, PA
10. Ann Margaret Sober b: 1803 in Westmoreland Co., Leechburg, PA 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Erdman/Artman Sober (1758 - 1847)
 
 Children:
  Catherine Sober (1796 - 1814)*
  Daniel Sober (1798 - 1883)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
West Leechburg
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Sec C of Saltsman(2009)
 
Maintained by: Lloyd Sober
Originally Created by: Alan Saltsman
Record added: Oct 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42686312
George B. Sober
Added by: Kathleen Anthony
 
George B. Sober
Added by: Alan Saltsman
 
 
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Revolutionary War Soldier Veteran, 1775 to 1783.
-Anonymous
 Added: May. 16, 2014

- Mark McCullough
 Added: Dec. 13, 2012
 
 
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