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George Washington Firestone Jr.1

Male
b. circa 1854, d. 1908


Father George Washington Firestone1 b. 24 October 1824, d. 8 March 1910
Mother Sarah Elizabeth Keith1 b. 4 March 1838, d. 15 July 1869
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Family 1 Margaret Emaline "Maggie" McComas b. 1855, d. 1917
Marriage* 8 July 1876  Coles Co., IL, Groom: FIRESTONE, GEORGE W
Bride: MCCOMAS, MAGGIE
Date: 1876-07-08
Vol./Page: 00G/0262
License No.:
County: COLES, Principal=Margaret Emaline "Maggie" McComas5 
Children  1. Mable Firestone b. Jul 1877
  2. Elizabeth "Lizzie" Firestone b. Oct 1879
  3. Gertrude Firestone b. Oct 1883, d. 1922
  4. Grace Firestone b. Feb 1887, d. 1917
  5. Charles E. "Charley" Firestone b. Oct 1889
  6. Margrete Firestone b. Jun 1893
  7. Cora Firestone b. Jun 1895, d. 1966

Family 2 Annie Barber
Marriage* 20 May 1875  Fountain Co., IN, Principal=Annie Barber4 

Note*   George and his sister Sophronia moved to Coles Co., IL after the death of their mother. They lived with the Elisha Smith family. A neighbors hired hand was Oliver McComas brother of Maggie McComas who he would marry in 1876.

One source which cites the book "Collected Genealogies of Keith, Keath & Keeth Families in North America", says George married Annie Barber in Fountain Co., IN on 20 May 1875. It does not mention a date of birth or death for her or if he was widowed or divorced. This record can also be found in the Indiana Msrriage Collection 1800-1941 on Ancestry.com.2 
Birth* circa 1854  Wayne Twp., Marion Co., IN, The 1900 census gives the date as Jun 1848.1,3 
Census* 1860  1860 Federal Census, Indiana, Marion County, Wayne Township, Series: M653, Roll: 280, Page: 668, June 20
(enumerated with father, George W Firestone)
19, 304, 289, Firestone, George W Jr, 5, M, , , , , Ind, , 1, , ,1 
Census 1870  1870 Federal Census, Illinois, Coles County, Humboldt Township, Series: M593, Roll: 197, Page: 137A, June 24
(enumerated with Elisha Smith)
05, 231, 222, Farsten, George, 16, M, W, Black Smith, , , Indiana, , , , 1, , , , , ,
06, 231, 222, Farsten, Sophronia, 11, F, W, , , , Indiana, , , , , 1, , , , ,2 
Marriage* 20 May 1875  Fountain Co., IN, Principal=Annie Barber4 
Marriage* 8 July 1876  Coles Co., IL, Groom: FIRESTONE, GEORGE W
Bride: MCCOMAS, MAGGIE
Date: 1876-07-08
Vol./Page: 00G/0262
License No.:
County: COLES, Principal=Margaret Emaline "Maggie" McComas5 
Census 1880  1880 Federal Census, Indiana, Fountain County, Van Buren Township, Veedersburg, ED: 77, Series: T9, Roll: 277, Page: 109B, June 4
18, 93, 99, Firestone, Geo, W, M, 28, , , , 1, , , Blacksmith, , , , , , , , , , , Ind, ,
19, 93, 99, Firestone, Maggie, W, F, 25, , Wife, , 1, , , Keeping House, , , , , , , , , , , Ill, Ill, Ill
20, 93, 99, Firestone, Mable, W, F, 2, , Daughter, 1, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Ill, Ind, Ill
21, 93, 99, Firestone, Lizzie, W, F, 8/12, Oct, Daughter, 1, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Ill, Ind, Ill6 
Census 1900  1900 Federal Census, Indiana, Vigo County, Harrison Township, Terre Haute, Ward 6, ED: 112, Series: T623, Roll: 409, Page: 261A, June 23
Sheet 13A, 451 North Fourth Street
39, 244, 289, Firestone, George W, Head, W, M, June, 1848, 51, M, 24, , , Indiana, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, , , , Teamster, 0, , Yes, Yes, Yes, R, , H,
40, 244, 289, Firestone, Mararet, Wife, W, F, June, 1855, 44, M, 24, 8, 6, Illinois, Illinois, Illinois, , , , , , , Yes, Yes, Yes, , , ,
41, 244, 289, Phillips, Mable, Daughter, W, F, July, 1877, 22, M, 5, 3, 2, Illinois, Indiana, Illinois, , , , , , , Yes, Yes, Yes, , , ,
42, 244, 289, Firestone, Lizzie, Daughter, W, F, Oct, 1879, 20, S, , 0, , Illinois, Indiana, Illinois, , , , Domestic, 0, 0, Yes, Yes, Yes, , , ,
43, 244, 289, Firestone, Gertrude, Daughter, W, F, Oct, 1883, 16, S, , 0, , Illinois, Indiana, Illinois, , , , Domestic, 0, 0, Yes, Yes, Yes, , , ,
44, 244, 289, Firestone, Grace, Daughter, W, F, Feb, 1887, 13, S, , 0, , Illinois, Indiana, Illinois, , , , At School, , 9, Yes, Yes, Yes, , , ,
45, 244, 289, Firestone, Charley, Son, W, M, Oct, 1889, 10, S, , , , Indiana, Indiana, Illinois, , , , At School, , 9, Yes, Yes, Yes, , , ,
46, 244, 289, Firestone, Margrete, Daughter, W, F, June, 1893, 7, S, , 0, , Indiana, Indiana, Illinois, , , , , , 0, , , , , , ,
47, 244, 289, Firestone, Cora, Daughter, W, F, June, 1895, 5, S, , , , Indiana, Indiana, Illinois, , , , , , , , , , , , ,3 
Burial* 1908  Highland Lawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo Co., IN, Inscription: George W.
Firestone
1848 - 19087
Death* 1908  Terre Haute, Vigo Co., IN8,7 

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Citations
  1. [S46] 1860 U.S. Federal Census , 1860 U.S. Federal Census.
  2. [S71] 1870 U.S. Federal Census , 1870 U.S. Federal Census.
  3. [S246] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , 1900 U.S. Federal Census.
  4. [S1043] Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941, online www.ancestry.com.
  5. [S292] Illinois Marriage Index, 1763–1900, online http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/marriage.html.
  6. [S100] 1880 U.S. Federal Census , 1880 U.S. Federal Census.
  7. [S626] Find-A-Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com.
  8. [S73] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , 1910 U.S. Federal Census.


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