George Washington Brelsford

(1857-1927)
FatherDaniel Brelsford (1823-1874)
MotherNancy Hand (1825-1903)
George Washington Brelsford, son of Daniel Brelsford and Nancy Hand, was born in Fletcher, Brown County, OhioG, on 18 March 1857.1 He died aged 70 on 23 August 1927.1 He married on 3 July 1881, Sarah Jane Vankirk.1 Sarah was born in Hampton, Franklin County, IowaG, on 28 May 1857.1 She died aged 91 on 12 September 1948.1
     In 1900 George was living in Sugar Creek Township, Harrison County, MissouriG, and was recorded in the census as George W Brelsford, farmer, head of household, aged 43 and born in Ohio. He owned his home and farm on a mortgage. Living with him were his wife Sarah, also 43, and their children, Clarence, 19, Gertrude, 14, Wava, 10, Ira, 6, Margaret, 4, and George, aged one.2

Children of George Washington Brelsford and Sarah Jane Vankirk

Sackett Family Association descendants
Lyle Brelsford.
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 Notes & Citations

  1. George Washington Brelsford (1857–1927) Family Bible, in possession of Lyle Brelsford (Bible of George Washington Brelsford).
  2. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 857, p. 15A, FHL microfilm 1240857
    Sugar Creek Township, Harrison County, Missouri
    Brelsford, George W, head, b. Mar 1857, 43, m. 19y, b. OH, father b. OH, mother b. OH, farmer, owned home, a farm, on mortgage
    Brelsford, Sarah, wife, b. May 1857, 43, m. 19y, 7 ch, 6 living, b. IA, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Brelsford, Clarance L, son, b. May 1881, 19, single, b. IA, father b. OH, mother b. IA, farm laborer
    Brelsford, Gertrude, dau, b. Dec 1885, 14, b. IA, father b. OH, mother b. IA, at school
    Brelsford, Wava, dau, b. Mar 1890, 10, b. IA, father b. OH, mother b. IA, at school
    Brelsford, Ira, son, b. Jun 1893, 6, b. IA, father b. OH, mother b. IA, at school
    Brelsford, Margaret, dau, b. Aug 1895, 4, b. MO, father b. OH, mother b. IA
    Brelsford, George D, son, b. Dec 1898, 1, b. MO, father b. OH, mother b. IA.
Generation.Tree9Q.7
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited10 September 2014