George William Gilbert
(1867-1918)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Mary Rebecca Fegley

2. Carrie L. Yohe

George William Gilbert 1 2 3 4

  • Born: 8 Dec 1867, Pottstown, Montgomery, PA 1 3 4
  • Marriage (1): Mary Rebecca Fegley on 16 May 1889 in Pottstown, Montgomery, PA 1
  • Marriage (2): Carrie L. Yohe on 15 Dec 1906 in , Delaware, PA 2
  • Died: 19 Dec 1918, Allentown, Lehigh, PA at age 51 3 4
  • Buried: Pottstown, Montgomery, PA 4

  Noted events in his life were:

1. He worked as a music teacher on 16 May 1889 in Pottstown, Montgomery, PA. 1

2. He appeared on the census in 1900 in Lehighton, Carbon, PA. 5 The 1900 census recorded renting at 418 Seventh Street: George Gilbert, music teacher, 33, born Dec 1867, living with wife Mary R., 31, Feb 1869; Helen, 11, Dec 1889; Edith, 9, Jun 1891; Jacob F., May 1894, 6; Mary A., Jan 1898, 2; and George, 6 months, Nov 1899. Also in the home were two servants: Cecelia Smith, 20, Feb 1880, and Lucy Hoats, 17, Jan 1883. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania. George and Mary were married for 11 years and she had birthed 5 children, all alive in 1900.

3. His obituary was published in the Allentown Democrat: obituary of George W. Gilbert on 20 Dec 1918 in Allentown, Lehigh, PA. 3


George married Mary Rebecca Fegley on 16 May 1889 in Pottstown, Montgomery, PA.1 The marriage ended in divorce. (Mary Rebecca Fegley was born in Feb 1869 in , , PA 5 6.)


George next married Carrie L. Yohe on 15 Dec 1906 in , Delaware, PA.2 (Carrie L. Yohe was born in Bethlehem, Northampton, PA.)


Sources


1 FamilySearch.org, Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885 - 1950, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VF43-PGX George W. Gilbert and Mary R. Fegley Or Fegely, 16 May 1889; citing Marriage, Pennsylvania, county courthouses, Pennsylvania; FHL microfilm 926,615.

2 Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1709-1940 (FamilySearch.org), https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V26W-814 George W. Gilbert and Carrie L. Yohe, 15 Dec 1906; citing Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States; FHL microfilm 930,562.

3 Allentown Democrat (Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania), 20 Dec 1918, page 5. Obituary of George W. Gilbert.

4 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=49589117.

5 1900 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M396-Q3M George Gilbert, Lehighton borough Ward 1-2, Carbon, Pennsylvania, United States; citing sheet 20A, family 439.

6 1910 United States Census, Year: 1910; Census Place: Pottstown Ward 4, Montgomery, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1378; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0135; FHL microfilm: 1375391.



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