George W. Avery (b. August 20, 1838, d. November 05, 1910)
George Avery & Mary Rhinehart
George W. Avery (son of Jacob Avery and Sybil Fuller) was born August 20, 1838 in Westville, Franklin CO, New York, USA, and died November 05, 1910 in Westville, Franklin CO, New York, USA.He married Mary Rhinehart on July 03, 1858 in Constable, NY, daughter of Peter Rhinehart and Margaret Williams. Notes for George W. Avery: In the 1860 United States Federal Census: Name Home in 1860 (City,County,State) Age in 1860 Estimated Birth Year Birthplace Gender George Avery Westville, Franklin, NY 20 1839 New York Male Mary Avery Westville, Franklin, NY 19 1840 New York Female Emma Avery Westville, Franklin, NY 1 1858 New York Female 1900 & 1920 census records. George Avery & his wife Mary are in Westville in 1860 also. George is 20, a farmer b. NY & Mary is 19, b. NY. They have one child, Emma who is 1 year (pg. 514). Mary was probably born in NY, not Canada as the 1920 states. I think the census taker got confused there. Her parents were most likely born in Canada, as it says on the 19001900 > New York > FRANKLIN > WESTVILLE Series: T623 Roll: 1036 Page: 243 June 27. Avery, George, head, b. Aug. 1840, age 59, married for 43 years, b. NY, father b. NH., mother b. NY, occ. farmer - owns farm - Mary, wife, age April 1843, married for 43 years, mother of 9 children, 9 living, b. NY, parents b. Canada - Allie G., son, b. Jan 1877, age 23, single, b. NY, occ. farm labor - Herbert H., son, b. Nov. 1879, single, b. NY, occ. farm labor - Andrew A., son, b. May 1882, single, b. NY, occ. farm labor Per Nora Avery: I have traced the Avery name to Thomas, born 1632 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, or possibly England.I think his parents were the first Averys to come across the ocean from England.I have been in contact with a genealogist who has worked on the Avery line for 40 years.He is a well-known member of the New England Historical & Genealogical Socity in Boston, and is an Avery descendant.As he pointed out, there are very few records from the 1600's in New England, but he's pretty sure about Thomas. In the 1900 United States Federal Census, Westville, Franklin Co., NY, Page 243, I found: Avery, George, Head, 8/1840, 59, Married 43 years, NY, NH, NY, Farmer Avery, Mary, Wife, 4/1843, 57, Married 43 years, 9 children/9 alive, NY, CAN, CAN Avery, Allie G., Son, 1/1877, 23, Single, NY, Farm Laborer Avery, Herbert H., Son, 11/1879, 20, Single, NY, Farm Laborer Avery, Andrew A., Son, 5/1882, 18, Single, NY, Farm Laborer In the 1910 United States Federal Census, I found: Name Home in 1910 (City,County,State) Estimated Birth Year Birthplace Race Gender George Avery WESTVILLE, FRANKLIN, NY 1839 New York White Male In the 1910 United States Federal Census, Westviile, Franklin Co., NY, Page 320A, I found: Avery, George, Head, 70, Married 1 time, Married 53 years, NY, Farmer, General Farm Avery, Mary, Wife, 68, Married 1 time, Married 53 years, 9 children/9 alive, CAN Avery, Andrew, Son, 27, Married 1 time, Married 7 years, NY, Laborer, Home Farm Avery, Emma, Daughter-in-law, 29, Married 1 time, Married 7 years, 3 children/2 alive, NY Avery, Emery, Grandson, 5, Single, NY Avery, Glynnl?, Grandson, 2, Single, NY Obituary of George Avery George Avery Dead Nov-7 Saturday night occured the death of George Avery, an aged and respected citizen of this placed. The greater part of his life was spent in this town and he will be greatly missed by his many old friends. His death was caused by heart failure. Mr. Avery was a veteran of the civil war. He leaves to mourn his loss, a wife and nine children, five boys and four girls. More About George W. Avery: Occupation: Dairy Farmer. More About George W. Avery and Mary Rhinehart: Marriage: July 03, 1858, Constable, NY. Children of George W. Avery and Mary Rhinehart are:
Allie G Avery, b. January 1877, Fort Covington, New York, USA, d. date unknown.