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George Washington McGhee

Male 1905 - 1975  (69 years)


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  • Name George Washington McGhee  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 29 Mar 1905  Russell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1910  New Garden, Russell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1930  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 1 Feb 1975  Swords Creek, Russell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5, 6
    Age 69 years 
    Buried Swords Creek, Russell, Virginia McGhee Cemetery, Horton Ridge Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Siblings 11 siblings 
    Person ID P162  Burress Genealogy of Virginia

    Father John William McGhee
              b. Mar 1863, Russell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1 April 1931, Red Ash, Russell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Mother Geneva Anderson
              b. 7 Aug 1870, Dickenson County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 5 Feb 1930, Raven, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 20 Jan 1886  Dickenson County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F764  Group Sheet

    Wife Mary Caroline Richardson
              b. 27 Jul 1900, Buchanan, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 05 Dec 1966, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 14 Aug 1925  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 4 children 
    Family ID F763  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Mar 1905 - Russell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1910 - New Garden, Russell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Aug 1925 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Age: 25Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Head - 1930 - Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Feb 1975 - Swords Creek, Russell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Swords Creek, Russell, Virginia McGhee Cemetery, Horton Ridge Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S-1444862908] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.Original data - Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Was), Year: 1910; Census Place: New Garden, Russell, Virginia; Roll: ; Page: ; Enumeration District: ; Image: .
      Birth date: 1905 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1910 Residence place: New Garden, Russell, Virginia

    2. [S-1275216327] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Number: 227-09-0494; Issue State: Virginia; Issue Date: Before 1951.

    3. [S-1277172760] Web: Virginia, Find A Grave Index, 1607-2011, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).

    4. [S-1444870209] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, ), Year: 1930; Census Place: Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia; Roll: 2463; Page: 40A; Enumeration District: 14; Image: 126.0; FHL microfilm: 2342197.

    5. [S-1444881254] Grave Stone.

    6. [S-1444881251] Obituary, Bluefield Daily Telegraph, 3 February 1975.
      George Washington McGhee, 69 of Raven, Va. died late Saturday in a Richlands Va. hospital following a long illness. Born in Russell County, Va. he was a son of the late John W. and Geneva Anderson McGhee. He was a lifelong resident of the Horton Ridge Section of Russell County and was a retired miner. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Caroline McGhee. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Marvin (Louise) Hill of Raven, Va. and Mrs. Lion (Estia) Champman of Swords Creek, Va.; three sons, Curtis Floyd McGhee of Raven, George McGhee Jr. of Richlands, Va and Johnny William McGhee of New Carliske, Ohio; three sisters, Mrs. Louis Guess of Mayberry, Mrs. Dixie Spruell of Millersville, Md and Mrs. Mary Smity of Zephryshill, FL; two brothers, Clarence McGhee of Swords Creek, Va and Elbert McGhee of Baltimore Md; 21 grandchilden and two step grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday at 2PM at the Pine Creek Holiness Church with Rev. Ancil Childress, Rev. Acie Blankenship and Rev. Carl Robinson officiating. Burial will follow in the McGhee Family cemetery. Nephews will serve as pallbearers. The body has been removed to the residence of Curtis McGhee at Raven where friends may call. Tazewell County Funeral home in Cedar Bluff is in charge of Funeral arrangements.