Family:George Cheney and Mary Robinson (1)

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Marriage? Abt 1870 , , Iowa

1870 U.S. FEDERAL CENSUS JEFFERSON TOWN, FAYETTE CO., IOWA Cheney, George, ae 35, Male, white, farmer, value 1000/585, b. NY Cheney, Mary, ae 33, female, white, b. NY Brown, George, ae 11, male white, b. Iowa Brown, John, ae 9, male, white, b. Iowa Brown, Amasa, ae 3, male, white, b. Iowa Brown, Henry, ae 2, male, white, b. Iowa The family lives next door to William & Elizabeth Cheney, parents of George.



Information contributed by Roger Robinson George and Mary Cheney lived in Nebraska from 1884 to 1894 and then returned to Buchanan Co., IA.


1885 Nebraska State Census ( Elk Creek Twp., Custer Co., Nebraska Gera (George) W. Cheney, ae. 11 (51) b. NY Mary E. Cheney, ae. 42 b. NY Aman (Amasa) W. Cheney (Brown), ae 18, b. Iowa Henry W. Cheney (Brown), ae 16, b. Iowa Leater (Lester) D. Cheney, ae 17 (12) , b. Iowa Ida A. Cheney, ae 6, b. Iowa The family lives next door to Alve (Alvin) E. Robinson and his family.


1900 U.S. FEDERAL CENSUS PUTNAM, FAYETTE CO., IA. Cheney, George, father-in-law (to head of household, who is his son-in-law, Adolph Beck, married to daughter Ida.), white, male, b. Feb 1834, ae 66, married 38 years, b. NY Cheney, Mary E., mother-in-law, white, female, b. June 1836, ae 63, married 38 yrs., 9 children born, 6 children living. b. NY Cheney, Lester D., brother-in-law, white, male, b. April 1873, ae 27, single, b. Iowa.


More About GEORGE WASHINGTON CHENEY: Burial: Sec. 35 - Otsego Union Cemetery, Jefferson Township, Fayette, Iowa