George Flora1,2

ID# 20425, (1812 - 1889)
FatherDavid Flora1 (1778 - 15 Oct 1812)
MotherBarbara [surname unknown]1

Key Events:

Birth: 13 Mar 1812, Pennsylvania3,4,5
Marriage: Mary A. Glenn (Aug 1819 - 11 Dec 1905)6,7,8
Death: 3 Feb 18896
Burial: 5 Feb 1889, Cedar Grove Cemetery, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania9
ChartsDescendants of David Dutt/Toot
AncestryThe Dutt/Toot Family

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Narrative:

     George Flora was born on 13 Mar 1812 in Pennsylvania.3,4,5 He was baptized on 25 Apr 1813 in Zion Lutheran Church, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.10
     The administrator of his late father's estate filed an accounting on 8 Mar 1814, and the court ordered that George was to receive a one-third share, amounting to $120.53.11 On 1 Nov 1814 David Shaffer was appointed as guardian of his person and estate.12
     George married Mary A. Glenn.6,7,8
     George and Mary A. Glenn appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Letterkenny Twp., Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, enumerated 20 Sep 1850. Their son David was listed as living with them.2
     George and Mary appeared on the 1860 Federal Census of Upper Strasburg, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, enumerated 28 Jun 1860, reporting real estate valued at $700 and personal estate of $100. Their children David and Margaret were listed as living with them.13
     George and Mary appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Upper Strasburg, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, enumerated 20 Aug 1870, reporting real estate valued at $1,100 and personal estate of $250. Their children David and Margaret were listed as living with them, as were Sarah E. Over, a school teacher and future wife of their son David, and Rachael Bender, age 9, relationship unknown.14
     George and Mary appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Upper Strasburg, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, enumerated 3 Jun 1880. Their children David and Margaret were listed as living with them, as was David's wife Sarah E. Over.15
     He was a shoemaker.2,13,14,15
     George died on 3 Feb 1889 at age 76.6 He was buried on 5 Feb 1889 in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania.9

Children:
     Children with Mary A. Glenn:

Citations

  1. [S6427] Orphans Court Dockets, Dauphin Co., Pennsylvania, 1D:285, petition for guardian of issue of David Flora, 1 Nov 1814; 1D:287, petition widow of David Flora, 1 Nov 1814.
  2. [S6472] George Flory household, 1850 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania.
  3. [S6469] Bunderman, Flory Flora Fleury Family History 1948, pg 125, citing records of Harrisburg Zion Lutheran Church in the Pennsylvania Archives, shows date.
  4. [S6427] Orphans Court Dockets, Dauphin Co., Pennsylvania, 1D:287, petition widow of David Flora, 1 Nov 1814, shows age 7 month at his father's death 15 Oct 1812.
  5. [S6472] George Flory household, 1850 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, shows age 38 and state.
  6. [S6469] Bunderman, Flory Flora Fleury Family History 1948, pg 124.
  7. [S6472] George Flory household, 1850 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, shows them apparently living as husband and wife.
  8. [S6619] George Flora household, 1880 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, shows married.
  9. [S6469] Bunderman, Flory Flora Fleury Family History 1948, pg 126.
  10. [S6469] Bunderman, Flory Flora Fleury Family History 1948, pg 125, citing records of Harrisburg Zion Lutheran Church in the Pennsylvania Archives.
  11. [S6427] Orphans Court Dockets, Dauphin Co., Pennsylvania, 1D:242, accounting of administrator of David Flora, 8 Mar 1814.
  12. [S6427] Orphans Court Dockets, Dauphin Co., Pennsylvania, 1D:285, petition for guardian of issue of David Flora, 1 Nov 1814.
  13. [S6618] Geo. Florey household, 1860 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania.
  14. [S6620] George Flora household, 1870 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania.
  15. [S6619] George Flora household, 1880 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania.
  16. [S6472] George Flory household, 1850 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, shows them apparently living as parent and child.
  17. [S6618] Geo. Florey household, 1860 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, shows them apparently living as parent and child.
  18. [S6621] David A. Flora, Certificate of Death.
  19. [S6622] Margaret C. Hays, Certificate of Death.