Person:George Wardwell (19)

Watchers
George Webster Wardwell
m. 21 MAY 1815
  1. Elizabeth WardwellABT 1815 - 1817
  2. Jennet Wardwell1818 - 1838
  3. Harriet Wardwell1819 - 1841
  4. Charlotte Wardwell1821 - 1831
  5. George Webster Wardwell1824 - 1883
  6. Abiel Wardwell1827 - 1852
  7. Mary E. Wardwell1828 - 1837
  8. Ruth Wardwell1830 - 1832
  9. John Webster Wardwell1832 - 1900
m. 14 DEC 1854
  1. Charles Joseph WardwellABT 1856 - 1932
  2. Carrie H. WardwellABT 1858 - 1886
  3. Augusta WardwellABT 1860 -
  4. Robert Lee Wardwell1864 - 1944
  5. Mary Elizabeth WardwellABT 1866 -
  6. Florence Wardwell1877 - 1960
  7. Alice Maud Wardwell1880 - 1962
Facts and Events
Name George Webster Wardwell
Gender Male
Birth[1] 16 MAY 1824 Salisbury, Merrimack, NH
Marriage 14 DEC 1854 to Caroline B. Walker
Death[2] JAN 1883 Eatonton, Putnam, GA
Occupation? Merchant in 1860, Grocer in 1870, Hardware Merchant in 1880

Living in Eatonton, Georgia at 1860, 1870 and 1880 Census. In 1860, real estate is valued at $8000 and personal estate valued at $12000. In 1870, value of real estate is $2000, personal estate valued at $5000. 1870 census says he was born in Maryland.

"Destructive Fire in Eatonton Eatonton, Ga. April 6 1880 At about 3 o'clock this morning a fire was discovered in the drug store of Dr. G.W. Tanner, on Madison Street. That and the hardware and furniture store of G.W. Wardwell was entirely consumed." -Georgia Weekly Telegraph 09 April 1880

"The Eatonton Messenger chronicles the death of Mr. George W. Wardwell. Mr. Wardwell was for many years a leading business man of Eatonton, and one of the foremost citizens. He had a large heart for charity, a vast amount of energy and enterprise, and possessed a fund of humor that was the delight of his friends. He was well known in Savannah, and his business connections extended in one shape and another all over the country. His death will be deeply deplored wherever he was known." -Atlanta Constitution 31 January 1883

References
  1. William Wardwell of Andover With an Informal Collection of His Descendants through the 8th Generation, Majorie Wardwell Otten 2002.
  2. Atlanta Constitution 31 January 1883.