|George Gulden Jr.
George Gulden Jr. 1
Noted events in his life were:
1. He appeared on the census in 1850 in Mount Pleasant Twp., Adams, PA. 3 The 1850 census recorded George Gulden Sr., farmer, 65, with wife Elizabeth, 60; Mary, 30; John, 18. Next door is George's son, George Gulden Jr., farmer, 30, living with wife Catharine, 21; and son Henry, 10 months when the census was recorded on 27 Aug 1850. George Sr's property is valued at $3000, and Jr. has no property value, suggesting he is living on his father's land. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania.
2. He appeared on the census in 1860 in Mount Pleasant Twp., Adams, PA. 4 The 1860 census recorded George Gulden, farmer, 40, living with wife Kate, 33; son Henry, 11; Carolina, 9; John, 6; William, 5; and Mary, 6 months. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania except Kate in Hessen Darmstadt, Germany. The post office was New Oxford.
3. His obituary was published in the New Oxford Item: Death of George Gulden on 6 May 1898 in New Oxford, Adams, PA. 2 George Gulden died on last Thursday, at the house of his son, H. Gulden, near Bendersville, aged 81 years. He is survived by a number of children. Deceased was a brother of John Gulden, of this place, and Emanuel Gulden, of Gulden's Station. Deceased resided for many years near Livingston's blacksmith shop in Mount Pleasant Township.
George married Catherine Creager. (Catherine Creager was born on 12 May 1828 in , , Hesse-Darmstadt, DEU,4 died on 2 Nov 1872 in , Adams, PA 5 and was buried in Bendersville: Bendersville Cemetery, Adams, PA 5.)
1 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=18527937.
2 New Oxford Item (Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania), 6 May 1898, death of George Gulden.
3 1850 United States Census, Year: 1850; Census Place: Mount Pleasant, Adams, Pennsylvania; Roll: M432_743; Page: 300B; Image: 598.
4 1860 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MXPK-1L6 George Gulden, Mt Pleasant Township, Adams, Pennsylvania, United States; from "1860 U.S. Federal Census - Population," Fold3.com; p. 2, household ID 13.
5 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=21981348.