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 George Starks

George Starks

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Death 13 Mar 1909 (aged 54)
Burial Midland, Midland County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 101362243 · View Source
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George Starks, lumberman, section 23, Homer township, was born May 4, 1854 in Genesee county, NY. He is the son of George and Catherine Starks, who came to Homer township in 1854 and after a residence of six months returned to the state of NY. They came back to Midland county in 1856 where their son has since resided. His father died when he was 12 years old and he was thenceforward under the guidance of his mother who later became the wife of Charles Cronkright. He remained at home until he was 22 years of age. His marriage to Dora Smith occurred April 3, 1876. She was born in Homer township, Feb. 14, 1855 and is the daughter of Stephen and Harriet Smith. Her mother died in her early childhood. The children who constitute the issue of the marriage of Mr. and Mrs. Starks were born as follows: George April 21, 1877; Melinda Feb. 25, 1880; Catherine born Sept 29, 1882 and died March 1, 1884. Mr. Starks is a Republican and has been Highway Commissioner two years. He owns 40 acres of land and has 24 acres under improvements. Within the last eight years he has put in 10,000,000 feet of logs.


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  • Created by: Leta Knauss
  • Added: 27 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101362243
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Starks (4 May 1854–13 Mar 1909), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101362243, citing Homer Township Cemetery, Midland, Midland County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Leta Knauss (contributor 47313972) .