Person:George Overton (2)

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George Overton
m. 11 Feb 1811
  1. Thomas Overton1811 - 1886
  2. John Overton1813 - 1886
  3. William Overton1818 - 1889
  4. George Overton1820 - 1883
  5. Rebecca Ann Overton1823 - 1869
  • HGeorge Overton1820 - 1883
  • WEmma Hall1822 - 1900
m. 28 Apr 1847
  1. William H. Overton1848 - 1918
  2. Mary Jane OvertonAbt 1850 - Bef 1880
  3. Henry George Overton1852 -
  4. Amelia Overton1855 - 1925
  5. John Thomas Overton1858 - 1923
  6. Emma Overton1860 - 1900
  7. Edwin Overton1862 - 1879
  8. Alford Overton1865 - 1933
Facts and Events
Name[1][3][4][5] George Overton
Gender Male
Birth[4] 15 Jul 1820 Bardney, Lincolnshire, EnglandEach census record from 1851, 1861, and 1871 lists his birthplace as Bardney, Lincolnshire.
Baptism[1] 14 Jul 1821 Bardney par., Lincolnshire, England“George son of William and Jane Overton”, from Bardney, was baptized by John Wray. William's profession was given as “dealer in wood”.
Census[2] 6 Jun 1841 Bardney, Lincolnshire, EnglandGeorge Overton was residing with [his father] William (occ. carpenter), [mother] Jane, and [sister] Rebecca. (No relationships are recorded in this census.) All were stated to have been born in Lincolnshire.
Marriage 28 Apr 1847 Bardney, Lincolnshire, Englandin the parish church
George Overton (occ. carpenter), a bachelor from Bardney and son of William Overton (occ. dealer in wood), and Emma Hall, a spinster from Branston and daughter of William Hall (occ. lock keeper), were married in the parish church according to the rites and ceremonies of the Church of England, “after banns”, by John Wray, Vicar. Both were of a “full age”. The marriage was witnessed by [Emma's father and sister] William Hall and Martha Hall. The groom made his mark in the register.
to Emma Hall
Census 30 Mar 1851 Bardney par., Lincolnshire, Englandon Wragby Lane
George Overton (occ. carpenter) was residing with his wife Emma, son William Henry, and daughter Mary Jane.
with Emma Hall
Census 7 Apr 1861 Bardney par., Lincolnshire, Englandon Ferry Road
George Overton (occ. carpenter) was residing with his wife Emma, son William, daughter Mary J., son Henry G., daughter Amelia, son John T., and daughter Emma. Another John T. Overton (age 1) and Charles Bell were listed as boarders.
with Emma Hall
Census 2 Apr 1871 Bardney par., Lincolnshire, Englandon Ferry Road
George Overton (occ. timber merchant) was residing with his wife Emma, daughter Mary J., sons Henry G. (occ. carpenter) and John T., daughter Emma, sons Edwin and “Alfred”, and lodger John Peacock (occ. carpenter) [Mary's future husband].
with Emma Hall
Emigration[5] 9 Oct 1871 Port of New York, United StatesGeorge Overton (occ. wood dealer) arrived in New York on the S.S. City of New York by 9 October. The ship originated in Liverpool and made a stop in Queenstown (Cobh), Ireland. He was traveling with his son Henry and son-in-law John Peacock. Other members of the family arrived a couple of weeks later.
Census 1 Jun 1880 Center twp., Vernon co., Missouri, United StatesGeo. Overton (occ. farmer) was residing with his wife Emma and sons Henry G. (occ. farm laborer), Jno. T. (occ. laborer), and “Alfred”.
with Emma Hall
Death[3][4] 17 Dec 1883 Vernon co., Missouri, United States“near Nevada”
George Overton (“married”; occ. farmer) died of typhoid fever after being ill for 10 days. It was stated that he had been a resident of Missouri for “10 or 12 years”. The death certificate was returned by physician E.J. Warth, of Nevada, Missouri.
Burial[4] Moore Cemetery, Center twp., Vernon co., Missouri, United Statesin section 2
George was buried in the same lot as his son Edwin who had died a few years earlier.
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Church of England. Parish Church of Bardney (Lincolnshire). Parish registers, 1653-1976. (Lincoln: Lincolnshire Archives, 1990), Lincolnshire Archives: BARDNEY PAR 1/8 (Baptisms 1813-1831), p 43, no 339.
  2. ED 24, Bardney parish, Lincolnshire, in General Register Office. The National Archives (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO) HO 107/1-1465 Census Returns: 1841 Census Schedules, HO 107/627/1 (FHL #438761), f 9, p 9, William Overton household, [digital image, Ancestry.com].

    See transcript.

  3. 3.0 3.1 Register of deaths, 1883-1904, in Vernon County (Missouri). County Clerk. Register and permanent records of birth and death, 1883-1904. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1974), [digital image, Ancestry.com], p 4, no 48, reported 31 Dec. 1883.

    Transcription of the “Permanent Record of Deaths” is available here in the “Missouri Birth & Death Records Database” of Missouri Digital Heritage.

  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Thompson, Nancy, and Neoma Foreman (comps. and eds.). Tri-County Genealogical Society. Vernon County, Missouri Cemetery Directory 2010. (Nevada, Missouri: Vernon County Historical Society, 2010), p 269.

    In Moore Cemetery, a single stone for Emma, George, and Edwin Overton; George 15 July 1820–17 Dec. 1883.

  5. 5.0 5.1 Passenger list of the S.S. City of New York, in New York City, New York, United States. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, 1820-97. (National Archives Microfilm Publication M237), roll 349, list 1014, p 6, ln 303, list dated 9 Oct. 1871.

    These passengers were listed consecutively, beginning on line 303: George Overton (age 50, occ. wood dealer), Henry Overton (19, wood dealer), and John Peacock (37, farmer).