CORREY, George

Male 1786 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name CORREY, George 
    Born 24 Jan 1786  Chester, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Biography
    • From Bell's History of Northumberland County PA 1891: George Correy was born in Chester county, Pennsylvania, January 24, 1786, a son of Robert and Rachel Correy. He came to Milton when a young man, started one of the first wagon maker shops in the town, and was the manufacturer of the old Dearborn wagon a number of years, after which he was engaged in the mercantile business twenty-five years. He was a public spirited man, and was highly esteemed by all. He was one of the organizers of the Presbyterian church, and a member of the same over fifty years; in politics he was a Whig. He married Susan, daughter of John Evans, of Roaring Creek valley, Columbia county, and reared a family of seven children
    Census (desc) 1820  Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census (desc) 1830  Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census (desc) 1840  Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • His store was at the NW corner of the market square on Upper Market Street. His wife Susan is shown there on the map of 1858.
    Census (desc) 1850  Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    working as a merchant 
    _UID D32532D62A74164BB7D28D4750DDC92B7D23 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I1648  Milton Families
    Last Modified 10 May 2013 

    Father CORREY, Robert,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Rachel,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F450  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family EVANS, Susan,   b. 1794,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
    +1. CORREY, Mary Ann,   b. 11 Sep 1818, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1838, Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
     2. CORREY, Rachel,   b. 16 Oct 1820, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. CORREY, Harriet,   b. 23 Jan 1823, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +4. CORREY, Hannah Maria,   b. 16 Dec 1825, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1893  (Age 67 years)
     5. CORREY, John K.,   b. 11 May 1827, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +6. CORREY, Robert W.,   b. 26 Dec 1832, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1902  (Age 69 years)
    Last Modified 24 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F449  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S11] Bell's History of Northumberland County PA 1891, Page 1006.

    2. [S2] Census - U.S., Image 1.

    3. [S2] Census - U.S., Image 11.

    4. [S2] Census - U.S., Image 15.