George Arnold, Sr

George Arnold, Sr

Birth
Death 6 Mar 1817 (aged 72–73)
Burial Lancaster, Fairfield County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 20049051 · View Source
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This stone reads:
here lies the remains of Geo. Arnold Sen, and Catharine, his companion, grandfather and mother to the Arnold connections.


COMPLETE HISTORY OF FAIRFIELD COUNTY OHIO

GEORGE ARNOLD SR. IS REPORTED TO HAVE COME TO FAIRFIELD COUNTY, OHIO IN 1801. TOGETHER WITH CONRAD AND JACOB ARNOLD, HE SETTLED ON FETTERS RUN, IN PLEASANT TOWNSHIP WHERE HE WAS ONE OF THE FIRST SETTLERS. IT IS SAID HE BUILT THE FIRST GRISTMILL, A LOG BUILDING ON FETTERS RUN.
FOUR OF GEORGES DAUGHTERS,(SARAH, ELIZABETH, MARY AND CATHERINE)TOGETHER WITH THEIR HUSBANDS WERE AMONG THE FOUNDING MEMBERS OF THE METHODIST CHURCH IN LANCASTER IN 1812.


Family Members

Gravesite Details George Arnold was married to Catherine?Arnold about 1749 in Germany. Both he and his wife were from Germany. They had 12 Children and some of them are buried in this cemetery.

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  • Created by: janet donner
  • Added: 23 Jun 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20049051
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Arnold, Sr (1744–6 Mar 1817), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20049051, citing Fetters Cemetery, Lancaster, Fairfield County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by janet donner (contributor 46623112) .