Robert Laban George

Male 1849 - 1933


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  • Born  21 Dec 1849  Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Died  10 Aug 1933  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  I3595  Virts
    Last Modified  31 Jul 2016 

    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  Florence J. Neer,   b. 6 Jan 1853, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1923, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1 May 1873  Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Roy Derizo George,   b. 25 Sep 1875, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1959, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. George,   b. 10 Mar 1877, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1877, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Elinora Elizabeth George,   b. 10 Oct 1878, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1961, Mt. Airy, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. George,   b. 15 Jan 1882, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1882, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. George,   b. 4 Feb 1883, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1883, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. George,   b. 1 Feb 1884, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Florence Edith George,   b. 15 Aug 1885, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1961, Frederick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  7 Oct 2012 
    Family ID  F1750  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Robert Laban George
    Robert Laban George
    Robert Laban George was born December 21, 1849 in Lovettsville, Virginia to Samuel Wilhelm and Elizabeth Catharina Grubb George. He died August 10, 1933 in Lovettsville. He married Florence J. Neer on May 1, 1873. She was born January 6, 1853 in Cumberland, Maryland and died May 6, 1923 in Lovettsville. Both are buried in St. James Reformed Cemetery, Lovettsville, Virginia.

    Photo courtesy of Fred Lee George IV

    Albums
    Samuel Wilhelm George and Elizabeth Catherina Grub
    Samuel Wilhelm George and Elizabeth Catherina Grub (7)

  • Notes 
    • Loudoun Times Mirror, August 17, 1933

      Robert George, 80, died Thursday afternoon as a result of paralysis. He had been ill on a few days. Mr. George was the son of the late Samuel George. He is survived by two daughters, Miss Nellie George, at home; Mrs. Flossie Riddlemoser of Maryland, and a son, Roy George of Lovettsville.

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

      Robert L. George is a son of Samuel W. and Eliza Catherine Grubb George, and an interesting history of his family will be found in the sketch following this. May 1, 1873, the Rev. Alfred Buhrman joined in wedlock Robert L. George and Florence J. Near, and the birth of two children further cement this marriage bond. They are: Roy D., born September 25, 1875, and Elnora Eliza, November 6, 1878. The wife of Robert L. George was born in Cumberland County, Maryland, January 6, 1853, a daughter of Thomas and Elnora K. Johnson Near. Her father's family is from New York State, and he mother's are Maryland people. Her mother's father was a soldier in the war of 1812, and was wounded in the service. Mrs. George became a member of the Reform Church in 1877, under the ministry of Rev. H. S. J. Rinker. The occupation of Robert l. George is farming, and his address is Lovettsville, Loudoun County, Virginia.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4006] Virginia Death Certificate No. 20419.