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PVT George Washington Foor

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PVT George Washington Foor

Birth
Pennsylvania, USA
Death 17 Sep 1862 (aged 40–41)
Antietam, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Burial Breezewood, Bedford County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 109767048 View Source
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Bio from member, Tom Little, his great great grandson.
G.W. Foor (I believe he went by "Washington") was killed in action at Antietam on 17 Sept. 1862. He served in Co. H, of the 107th Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteers.
My lineage:
George Washington Foor was my GG-grandfather.
G.W. Foor & Anna Cooper
Margaret E. Foor Smith & William Smith
John Marshall Smith and Minnie Alice Burkett Smith
Dorothy Mae Smith Little & Robert G. Little
Tom Little
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1850 United States Federal Census - East Providence, Bedford County
Name: George Fore
Age: 32
Birth Year: abt 1818
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Home in 1850:
East Providence, Bedford, Pa
George Fore 32
Ann Fore 24
Daniel Fore 7
Elias Fore 5
Leonard Fore 1

1860 United States Federal Census
Name: George W Foor, Birth Year: abt 1817
Home in 1860: Bloody Run, East Providence, Bedford, Pa
George W Foor 43
Anne Foor 36
Daniel V Foor 17
Elias H Foor 14
Leonard G Foor 11
Margaret Foor 9
Mary E Foor 7
Eliza Foor 3
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SOURCE: Pennsylvania Probate Records, 1683-1994 Bedford Wills 1771-1849 vol 1-3
Leonard Foor, of East Providence township. (This is his son and really doesn't belong on this memorial)
Will dated 10 Jan 1849
Proved 19 Mar 1849
Requests to be buried on grounds near Jacob Foor according to rites and ceremonies of the church to which he belongs. Pay to Ellen Foor 1/3 balance of property claimed by me in Brush Creek Valley.
Heirs:
Wife, Margaret
Children:
John L. Foor -appointed executor
David Foor -appointed executor
Leonard J. Foor
George W. Foor
Catherine Hughley
Mary Foor
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Contributor: Ronda Sells (48809013)


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