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George Wilson Admire
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Birth: Jul. 11, 1841
Missouri, USA
Death: 1919

George W. Admire enlisted as a Private, at 21 year and 01 month of age, on 01 August 1862.
He was mustered into Company 'C' of the Missouri 02nd State Militia Cavalry Regiment on 12 October 1862 in Palmyra, Missouri. He served 14.6 months in the 02nd Missouri State Militia Cavalry, 10 October 1862 to 31 December 1863.

George W. Admire was transferred to Company B (intra-regimental company transfer, no date given).

While George W. Admire was in service, the 02nd Missouri State Militia Cavalry regiment was engaged in two battles that had a limited influence on the outcome of their campaign or operation but achieving or affecting important local objectives:

Kirksville, Missouri, 06 - 09 Aug 1862
Cape Girardeau, 26 Apr 1863

George W. Admire was discharged for disability on 31 December 1863.

An image of his service record from the Missouri State Archive.

Other Information
After the American Civil War he married Nancy (Taylor) Lewark. They had six children born between 1864 and 1877.
The family was living in Nebraska in 1870.
Their arrival in Colorado and Boulder County is not known at this time. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas H. Admire (1816 - 1888)
  Abigail Mintie Smith Admire (1821 - 1854)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Taylor Admire (1831 - 1912)*
 
 Children:
  Alice Admire Archer (1864 - 1909)*
  Daniel Thomas Admire (1866 - 1919)*
  Mary Lucenda Admire Shockey (1868 - 1924)*
  Samuel Wilson Admire (1872 - 1955)*
  Lydia Ellen Admire Shockey Grund (1872 - 1921)*
  Abigail Rebecca Admire Spicer (1877 - 1925)*
 
 Sibling:
  George Wilson Admire (1841 - 1919)
  Lucy Edmonia Admire Elston (1843 - 1914)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Superior Cemetery
Superior
Boulder County
Colorado, USA
Plot: Section 2
 
Maintained by: Ancestry Seeker
Originally Created by: S. McCoskey ~ Sleuthhoun...
Record added: Nov 08, 2007
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Rest in peace.Your GGG Grand daughter.
- carrie lambert
 Added: Feb. 4, 2015

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 Added: Nov. 6, 2014
Blessings
- Melissa OBrian
 Added: Nov. 10, 2011
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