George L. Cramer

  • Birth 29 Jul 1798 Berks County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 23 Jan 1870 Butler, Richland County, Ohio, USA
  • Burial Butler, Richland County, Ohio, USA
  • Memorial ID 48703860

GEORGE L. CRAMER was born in Berks County, Pennsylvania on 29 July 1798. His ancestors are said to be among some of the first settlers in Pennsylvania.

His early manhood years were spent teaming for about eleven years between Lehigh and Philadelphia. He moved from Pennsylvania to Wayne County, Ohio, near Smithsville in 1835 and lived there for around two years.

He was married to Elizabeth Henry and in 1837 he moved to Richland County, Ohio, and purchased a farm in Worthington Twp. where he lived until his death. George and Elizabeth were the parents of seven known children as follows-

Mary Ann Cramer Freehafer
Reuben Cramer
Elvina Cramer Teeter
Sarah Ann Cramer Mishey
Malinda Cramer
Fianna Cramer
Jonathan Cramer

The 1960 Census lists George as "Living in Worthington Township, married to Elizabeth and farming, Post Office at North Liberty."

George was of German descent and lived 71 Years, 5 Months and 24 Days and died on 23 January of 1870, he is buried at the Dutch Hill Cemetery, east of Butler, quarter mile south of State Route 97, Section 22.

(Written by Judy Pence Farst)


GEORGE CRAMER, Dutch Hill Cemetery, Worthington Township, War of 1812, born 1799, died 1870, Army, Private, Captain James Taylor's Company, from August 21, 1812 to October 10, 1812, service suspect, only like name in roster.

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  • Created by: Judy Farst
  • Added: 24 Feb 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 48703860
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for George L. Cramer (29 Jul 1798–23 Jan 1870), Find A Grave Memorial no. 48703860, citing Dutch Hill Cemetery, Butler, Richland County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Judy Farst (contributor 47238119) .