George W Bottorff

Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Death 12 May 1883 (aged 82–83)
Crawford County, Missouri, USA
Burial Cuba, Crawford County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 63913333 · View Source
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George Bottorff married Lucy Ann STACY in 1823 in Indiana.
George was the son of Revolutionary War Solder John Henry Bottorff. John Henry Bottorff was born in 1754 in Berks Co, PA.

John Henry was a grandchild of Martin Batdorf and wife Marie Elizabeth Walborn who were original Palatine immigrants from Germany, who along with Martin's mother, Anna Batdorf settled in Schoharie NY in 1711 and about 15 - 20 years later moved south to Berks Co PA. Corrections and additions welcome.

Death date is courtesy of a descendant but is not proved. Birth date is approximate.

Supporting census data:
Here is poster's 2nd great grandmother Mary Jane Bottorff living with her father in Crawford Co, Mo. at age 19.
1850 United States Federal Census
Name: George Bottorff
Age: 48
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1802
Birth Place: Kentucky
Gender: Male
Home in 1850 District 24, Crawford, Missouri
George Bottorff 48
Lucy Ann Bottorff 44
M J Bottorff 19 *Mary Jane Bottorff married John F. Waits Crawford Co. Mo on 19 Dec 1854. John F Waits with wife Mary Jane Bottorff are living next to Mary Jane's Father George Bottorff in Massey twn, Phelps Co. and was listed as a farmer - the value of his real estate was listed as $1000 and personal possessions at $600]*
N R Bottorff 17
G W Bottorff 14
M E Bottorff 12
R M Bottorff 9
L E Bottorff 5
J A M Bottorff 3
S E Bottorff 0
Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: District 24, Crawford, Missouri; Roll: M432_397; Page: 199B; Image: 407.

We are almost positive that Lucy Ann Stacy Bottorff died in Missouri about 1865 but not sure when or where exactly. George Bottorff married again by the time of the 1870 census.

Here George is living with his daughter Martha's family:
1880 United States Federal Census
Name: George Buttorff
Home in 1880: Knobview, Crawford, Missouri
Age: 76
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1804
Birthplace: Kentucky
Relation to Head of Household: Father in Law
Neighbors: View others on page
Marital Status: Widower
Race: White
Gender: Male
Christopher Mounts 52
Martha Mounts 44
Ellen Mounts 19
Lewis Mounts 17
Jane Mounts 16
Annie Mounts 13
William Mounts 11
Charles Mounts 9
Emily Mounts 8
Clarra Mounts 6
Frank Mounts 3
George Buttorff 76
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Knobview, Crawford, Missouri; Roll: 683; Family History Film: 1254683; Page: 16C; Enumeration District: 52; Image: 0484.



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  • Added: 8 Jan 2011
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