TWEEDY FAMILY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA:Information about George Washington Tweedy
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George Washington Tweedy (b. January 13, 1844, d. May 26, 1908)George Washington Tweedy (son of Robert Tweedy, Sr. and Mary Elizabeth Holyfield) was born January 13, 1844 in Conway Co., ARK, and died May 26, 1908 in Elsinor, Riverside Co., CA.He married (1) Mary M John.He married (2) Martha Nicholson on September 21, 1865.
Notes for George Washington Tweedy:
Quinn, History of Downey (1973), p. 45.
Los Angeles City & County Directory, 1883-4: G.W. TWEEDY, farmer in Downey.
Rigister of Voters, Rivera Precinct, Los Angeles County, California 1896: Farmer in Rivera.
Guinn, Historical and Biographical Records of Los Angeles and Vicinity (1901), pp. 799-800.
Great Register of 1876; # 60:Washington TWEEDY, age 24, born in Arkansas; farmer in Los Nietos; registered June 29, 1867.
History of Los Angeles County, California (1880), p. 148.
Downey Champion, Saturday, April 15, 1893, p. 3: Death of Mrs. NICHOLSON, mother of Mrs. G.W. TWEEDY.
Downey Estate Settlement:G.W. TWEEDY bought land from Downey & McFarland, July 20, 1870.
Downey Champion, November 23, 1895, p. 3: Death November 1895 of Mrs. Jackson TWEEDY and serious injury to Mr. Jackson TWEEDY of Calabasis, son of G. W. TWEEDY of Rivera at 7th and Alameda, Los Angeles train accident.
Incriptions in Savannah Memorial Park (El Monte Cemetery)(A Pioneer Cemetery)
1870 Federal Census of California - Los Angeles Co., Los Nietos Twp., p. 18.
1880 Federal Census of California - Los Angeles Co., Los Nietos Twp., p. 4
More About George Washington Tweedy:
Burial: Unknown, El Monte, LA, CA.
More About George Washington Tweedy and Martha Nicholson:
Marriage: September 21, 1865