Close Family Tree

1850 US Federal Census

George E H CloseAge: 59 years18311890

Name
George E H Close
Birth June 22, 1831
Census 1850 US Fed 1850 (Age 18 years)
Note: Living with parents and family at Albion, New York.
MarriageHannah S AllenView this family
April 8, 1851 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a son
#1
Franklin (Frank) DeForest Close
January 27, 1852 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Edwin Tunis Close
November 17, 1854 (Age 23 years)
Census 1860 US Fed 1860 (Age 28 years)
Note: Living with wife Hannah and family at Belmont, Illinois. Farmer.

Birth of a daughter
#3
Lucille (Lucy) Sylvia Hobby Close
October 24, 1861 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Allen Gilbert Close
June 24, 1865 (Age 34 years)
Death of a brotherTheodore Close
August 1, 1865 (Age 34 years)
Burial of a brotherTheodore Close
after August 1, 1865 (Age 34 years)
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Birth of a son
#5
William Clayton Close
November 17, 1866 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6
Caroline (Carrie) Lenore Close
March 15, 1869 (Age 37 years)
Death of a motherLucy Park Hobby
May 25, 1870 (Age 38 years)
Burial of a motherLucy Park Hobby
after May 25, 1870 (Age 38 years)
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Census 1870 US Fed 1870 (Age 38 years)
Note: Living with wife Hannah and family at Cedar, Iowa. Farmer.

Marriage of a childEdwin Tunis CloseRuth I OsmanView this family
about 1874 (Age 42 years)
Marriage of a childFranklin (Frank) DeForest CloseOlive (Ollie) GillhamView this family
about 1878 (Age 46 years)
Marriage of a childGeorge W EdwardsLucille (Lucy) Sylvia Hobby CloseView this family
about 1878 (Age 46 years)
Census 1880 US Fed 1880 (Age 48 years)
Note:

Living with wife Hannah and family at Cedar, Iowa. Farmer.

Brother Cicero and family are living nearby.

Death of a fatherGilbert Close
October 13, 1882 (Age 51 years)
Burial of a fatherGilbert Close
after October 13, 1882 (Age 51 years)
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Death of a brotherCicero M Close
June 1, 1883 (Age 51 years)
Burial of a brotherCicero M Close
after June 1, 1883 (Age 51 years)
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Death of a brotherEdwin J Close
April 9, 1884 (Age 52 years)
Note:

Iowa, Cemetery Records, 1662-1999

Name: Edwin Close Birth Date: 1836 Death Date: 9 Apr 1884 Age: 48 Burial Location: Leon, Decatur Cemetery: Leon General Burial Info: row 19 Source: Grave Stone Records of Decatur County, Iowa Page Number: 27

Burial of a brotherEdwin J Close
after April 9, 1884 (Age 52 years)
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Census 1885 US IA 1885 (Age 53 years)
Note:

Living with wife Hannah and family at Cedar, Iowa. Farmer.

Daughter Lucy and her family are also present.

Marriage of a childAllen Gilbert CloseKatie E SherrattView this family
September 19, 1889 (Age 58 years)
Note:

Iowa, Select Marriages, 1809-1992

Name: Allen G. Close Gender: Male Birth Place: IL Marriage Date: 19 Sep 1889 Marriage Place: Black Hawk, Iowa Father: George E. H. Close Mother: Hannah Allen Spouse: Katie Sherratt

Marriage of a childFranklin (Frank) DeForest CloseSarah (Sallie) C CarrollView this family
about 1890 (Age 58 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam Clayton CloseTheresa Julia HaganView this family
about 1890 (Age 58 years)
Death of a sisterCynthia Elizabeth Close
March 22, 1890 (Age 58 years)
Burial of a sisterCynthia Elizabeth Close
after March 22, 1890 (Age 58 years)
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Death November 23, 1890 (Age 59 years)
Burial after November 23, 1890
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Obituary December 11, 1890 (18 days after death)
Note:

Taken from The Waukesha Freeman newspaper, Waukesha, Sisconsin, December 11, 1890 edition, Page 5.

News has been received of the death of George E. H. Close, at the residence of his daughter at Theyr, Nebraska, Nov. 20th, 1890. Deceased, who was a brother of Mrs. J.C.C. Hitchcock of this city, was taken to his home in Iowa for burial.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: April 13, 1817Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, America
14 months
elder brother
1850 US Federal CensusJonathan Augustus Close
Birth: May 31, 1818Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, America
Death: October 7, 1911San Jose, Santa Clara County, California, America
18 months
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
1850 US Federal CensusTheodore Close
Birth: about 1821Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, America
Death: August 1, 1865Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, America
4 years
elder sister
1850 US Federal CensusLucy Caroline (Carrie) Close
Birth: about 1824Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, America
Death: February 8, 1897Decatur, Macon County, Illinois, America
3 years
elder sister
21 months
elder brother
18 months
elder sister
1850 US Federal CensusLeonora E Close
Birth: about 1829Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, America
Death: February 21, 1903Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, America
3 years
himself
4 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
4 years
younger sister
Family with Hannah S Allen - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: April 8, 1851Elmira, Chemung County, New York, America
10 months
son
3 years
son
7 years
daughter
4 years
son
17 months
son
2 years
daughter

Census 1850 US Fed

Living with parents and family at Albion, New York.

Census 1860 US Fed

Living with wife Hannah and family at Belmont, Illinois. Farmer.

Census 1870 US Fed

Living with wife Hannah and family at Cedar, Iowa. Farmer.

Census 1880 US Fed

Living with wife Hannah and family at Cedar, Iowa. Farmer.

Brother Cicero and family are living nearby.

Census 1885 US IA

Living with wife Hannah and family at Cedar, Iowa. Farmer.

Daughter Lucy and her family are also present.

Burial

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Obituary

Taken from The Waukesha Freeman newspaper, Waukesha, Sisconsin, December 11, 1890 edition, Page 5.

News has been received of the death of George E. H. Close, at the residence of his daughter at Theyr, Nebraska, Nov. 20th, 1890. Deceased, who was a brother of Mrs. J.C.C. Hitchcock of this city, was taken to his home in Iowa for burial.

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