IMBODY, George Washington

Male 1852 - 1895  (43 years)


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  • Name IMBODY, George Washington 
    Born 22 Feb 1852  Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1860  Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Biography
    • From Bell's History of Northumberland County 1891: GEORGE W. IMBODY, merchant, was born in Milton, Northumberland county, Pennsylvania, February 22, 1852, son of George and Julia (Heintzelman) Imbody, natives of Berks and Northumberland counties, respectively. His father was a shoemaker by trade, and came to Milton about 1844. He enlisted in 1862 and was honorably discharged in 1865. He was a Republican in politics, and a member of the German Reformed church. He was killed by accident in 1866; his wife still survives him. They reared seven children, five of whom are living: William, undertaker, of Milton; John H.; George W.; Henry and Cyrus B., a druggist of Bridgeport. Connecticut.

      The subject of our sketch was reared and educated in Milton and learned the carpenter's trade, which he followed until 1870, when he engaged in the mercantile business as clerk, and in 1883 established his present grocery business. In 1877 he married Clara, daughter of Samuel Shuman, of Catawissa, by whom be has one child: Bertha Irene. Mr. Imbody is a stockholder in the Milton Knitting Company. Politically he is a Republican, and he and wife attend Christ Evangelical Lutheran church.
    Census (desc) 1870  Turbot Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    living with his mother and working as an apprentice carpenter 
    Census (desc) 1880  Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    working as a clerk in a grocery 
    _UID 528133982EF58F479F44DB12096F56FD325F 
    Died 4 Apr 1895 
    Buried Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Milton Cemetery 
    Person ID I504  Milton Families
    Last Modified 4 May 2014 

    Father IMBODY, George,   b. 1817, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1867, Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother HEINTZELMAN, Juliann,   b. 1 Jul 1827, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1906, Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Family ID F146  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family SHUMAN, Clarissa,   b. 23 Feb 1856, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1938, Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 1877 
    Children 
     1. IMBODY, Bertha Irene,   b. 1878, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +2. IMBODY, George Harrison,   b. 4 Aug 1892, Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1964  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F484  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Feb 1852 - Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1860 - Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (desc) - living with his mother and working as an apprentice carpenter - 1870 - Turbot Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (desc) - working as a clerk in a grocery - 1880 - Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
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    Milton Cemetery - - Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States
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  • Sources 
    1. [S11] Bell's History of Northumberland County PA 1891, Page 998.

    2. [S2] Census - U.S., Image 4 N Ward.