John Ebenezer George

Male 1847 - 1923


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  • Born  20 Sep 1847  Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Died  16 Nov 1923  Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried  Saint James Reformed Cemetery, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I1747  Virts
    Last Modified  4 May 2017 

    Father  Samuel Wilhelm George,   b. 8 Dec 1819, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1889, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Elizabeth Catharina Grubb,   b. 14 Dec 1825, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1917, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  15 Nov 1842  New Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F371  Group Sheet

    Family  Orra Isabelle Virts,   b. 1851, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1927, Brunswick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  13 Dec 1877  Washington, DC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Samuel Henry George,   b. 30 Sep 1878, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1960, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Lena Leslie George,   b. 25 Sep 1880, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1950, Brunswick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  7 Oct 2012 
    Family ID  F264  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    John Ebenezer George and Orra Isabelle Virts
    John Ebenezer George and Orra Isabelle Virts
    John was born September 30, 1846 in Loudoun County Virginia to Samuel Wilhelm and Elizabeth Catharina Grubb George. He died in 1923 in Loudoun County. He married Orr Isabelle Virts on December 13, 1877. She was born in 1852 in Loudoun County to Henry and Virginia Leslie Virts. She died June 1927 in Brunswick, Maryland. Both are buried in the St. James Reformed Cemetery in Lovettsville, Virginia.

    Photo courtesy of Fred Lee George IV

  • Notes 
    • The following story is from the book "Loudoun County Families and
      History" compiled by Jim Presgraves.

      John E. George, born in Loudoun County, Virginia, September 30, 1846, is now a prosperous miller of Lovettsville district, in this county. His parents are both natives of Loudoun County, and well know and highly esteemed residents here. Samuel W. George, Sr., his father, and his mother's maiden name was Eliza Catherine Grubb. In Washington, District of Columbia, December 13, 1877, John E. George and Orra Virts were united in marriage, and one son and one daughter, Samuel H. and Lena, were born in Lovettsville, bless their union. John E. George may be addressed at Lovettsville, Loudoun County, Virginia.

  • Sources 
    1. [S7031] Virginia Death Certificate No. 26970.