John Flinchbaugh Geesey
(1837-1900)
Rebecca Peeling
(1840-1932)
George Calvin Beecher
(1846-1916)
Martha Sevilla Eaholtz
(1849-1939)
Purd Allen Geesey
(1868-1949)
Nora Anna Beecher
(1873-1951)
Roy Leon Geesey
(1897-1969)

 

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Roy Leon Geesey 1 2 3 4 5

  • Born: 28 Sep 1897, York, Pennsylvania, United States 2 3 5
  • Died: 21 Jun 1969, Towson, Baltimore, MD at age 71 3 5
  • Buried: York: Prospect Hill Cemetery, York, PA 3

  Noted events in his life were:

1. He appeared on the census in 1900 in York, York, PA. 2 The 1900 census recorded at 314 S. Queen St.: Purd A. Geesey, salesman, 31, born Oct 1868, living with wife Anna H., 28, Apr 1872; Claude L, 5, Jun 1894; Roy L., 3, Sep 1897; and Nora H., 4 months old, Jan 1900. Everyone and their parents were born in York County, Pennsylvania, except Anna H. and her parents in Adams County, Pennsylvania. The census column indicates Anna had birthed 4 children and 3 were alive in 1900. Purd and Anna were married for 9 years.

2. He worked as a clerk at Southern Mutal Fire Insurance Co., 41 E. King St. On 12 Sep 1918 in York, York, PA. 4

3. He resided at 314 S. Queen St., York, PA on 12 Sep 1918 in York, York, PA. 4

4. He appeared on the census in 1920 in York, York, PA. 6 The 1920 census recorded at 315 S. Queen St.: Purd A. Geesey, secretary in fire insurance co., 52, living with wife Anna, 47; Roy L., notary public in own office, 22; Nora I., book keeper in gas co. office, 20; John E., 17; and Martha R., 13. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.


Sources


1 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "FamilySearch," database, FamilySearch (http://new.familysearch.org : accessed 23 Jan 2016), entry for Purd Allen Geesey, person ID KPH9-G79.

2 1900 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M3HH-N89 A. Purd Geesey, District 1 York city Ward 10, York, Pennsylvania, United States; citing sheet 2A, family 36.

3 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=100159182.

4 United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K623-XP2 Rory Leon Geesey, 1917-1918; citing York City no 2, Pennsylvania, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,927,0.

5 U.S. Social Security Death Index, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JRHC-4M4 Roy Geesey, Jun 1969.

6 1920 United States Census, Year: 1920; Census Place: York Ward 10, York, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1669; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 136; Image: 839.



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