John Arendt
(1808-1902)
Mary Barbara Cornwell
(1811-1891)
George Washington Arendt
(1838-1919)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Matilda Mary Keafauver

George Washington Arendt 1 2

  • Born: 27 January 1838, , Adams, PA 1 2 3
  • Marriage (1): Matilda Mary Keafauver on 27 December 1855 in Gettysburg, Adams, PA 1
  • Died: 1 January 1919, , Warren, IL at age 80 1 2
  • Buried: Monmouth: Monmouth Cemetery, Warren, IL 2

   Other names for George were George Arent 3 and George Orrant.4

  Noted events in his life were:

1. He appeared on the census in 1860 in Cumberland Twp., Adams, PA. 3 Amanda Beecher, 8, and her brother Daniel Beecher, 5, were living in the household of George Arendt, 22, and his wife Matilda, 24. Also there were Jacob Arendt, 3; and Clara Arendt, 1. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. The post office was Green Mount, PA.

2. He appeared on the census in 1870 in Cumberland Twp., Adams, PA. 4 George Orrant, day laborer, 32, was living with wife Matilda, 34. Also with them: Amanda Beecher, 18; Daniel Beecher, 16, working of farm; Jacob Orrant, 13; Samuel Orrant, 10; Annie Orrant, 8; and John Orrant, 6. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. George's real estate was worth $700, personal estate $470. The post office was Gettysburg.


George married Matilda Mary Keafauver, daughter of Daniel Keefauver and Elizabeth Ann Wood, on 27 December 1855 in Gettysburg, Adams, PA.1 (Matilda Mary Keafauver was born on 11 March 1836 in , Adams, PA,1 3 4 5 6 died on 30 September 1905 in Monmouth, Warren, IL 1 5 and was buried in Monmouth: Monmouth Cemetery, Warren, IL 5.)


Sources


1 Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage Books (Online register at www.dar.org), Albert Mark Arendt son of George W Arendt and Matilda Mary Keefauver Beecher.

2 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=52960657.

3 1860 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Adams County, Cumberland Township, Series: M653 Roll: 1057 Page: 47.

4 1870 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Adams County, Cumberland Township, Series: M593 Roll: 1289 Page: 55.

5 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=93007198.

6 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=69850481.



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