George Washington Holzendorf1,2

M, #3456, b. 10 November 1823, d. 19 June 1876
Last Edited=2 Jan 2012
Photo of George Washington Holzendorf provided by researcher Jim Bridges.
     George Washington Holzendorf, son of William B. Holzendorf and Mahaly Armstrong, was born on 10 November 1823.3 George Washington Holzendorf was the son of William B. Holzendorf and Mahaly Armstrong.4,5

George Washington Holzendorf married Ellen Mae King, daughter of Thomas King III and Maria Therese Woodland, before 1848.1

George W. was a Lutheran, a Democrat, and a Mason. He was a member of th A. J. Miller Lodge number 204 in Thomson, Georgia.6

On 5 November 1850, George Washington Holzendorf appeared on the United States Census, at Nassau County, Florida.7

On 25 July 1860, George Washington Holzendorf appeared on the United States Census, at Columbia County, Georgia, By 1860 George Holzendorf had remarried, as Ellen Mae King Holzendorf had died in 1854. He was working as a tin smith.8

On 4 July 1870, George Washington Holzendorf appeared on the United States Census, at Columbia County, Georgia, Both George Washington and William Holzendorf were working as tinners. Son John Lewis was living right next door and was a grocer.9

George Washington Holzendorf died on 19 June 1876 at Thomson, Columbia County, Georgia, at age 52. In History of McDuffie County, Georgia is the following entry: "George Washington Holzendorf Sr. died in Thomson-McDuffie County Georgia June 19, 1976. He was educated in County Schools and enlisted as Private in Decatur, Georgia in Company C 29th Battalion-Georg-Cav-7/29/1863 in Confederate Army. He was discharged 10/20/1865-Disability. He was Lutheran by Religion and was a Democrate by Politics and a Tin Smith by Trade. He was the son of William Holzendorf and Mahaly Armstrong.
George Washington Holzendorf was twice married; 1st wife: Ellen King -- 4 children; 2nd wife: Anna E. Darsey -- 3 children. George Washington Holzendorf is buried in the Old Thomson Cemetery by his daughter Emily.3

Children of George Washington Holzendorf and Ellen Mae King

Citations

  1. [S384] Vertical Files of Camden County Georgia Records, Miscellaneous Unpublished Records, Bryan-Lang Historical Library, Woodbine, Camden County, Georgia, Family Group Sheet compiled by Barbara Davis, Merkel, Texas, January 1985.
  2. [S399] Judy Kroker, "Family Group Sheets for Thomas King III Sons and Daughters", April, 2009 (Longwood, Florida). These family group sheets are a compilation of the research of several King and Adams family researchers., Received by e-mail from Judy Krocker April 4, 2009. Middle name from this source.. Hereinafter cited as "King Family Group Sheets."
  3. [S399] Judy Kroker, "Family Group Sheets for Thomas King III Sons and Daughters", April, 2009 (Longwood, Florida). These family group sheets are a compilation of the research of several King and Adams family researchers., Received by e-mail from Judy Krocker April 4, 2009.. Hereinafter cited as "King Family Group Sheets."
  4. [S399] Judy Kroker, "Family Group Sheets for Thomas King III Sons and Daughters", April, 2009 (Longwood, Florida). These family group sheets are a compilation of the research of several King and Adams family researchers., Received by e-mail from Judy Krocker April 19, 2009. Middle name from this source.. Hereinafter cited as "King Family Group Sheets."
  5. [S382] Judy Stewart Kroker, "Correspondence with Judy Kroker Regarding the King/Adams Family," (author E-Mail address private) at Orlando, Florida, to this researcher, May 2008 and following. Hereinafter cited as "Correspondence - Judy Kroker."
  6. [S399] Judy Kroker, "Family Group Sheets for Thomas King III Sons and Daughters", April, 2009 (Longwood, Florida). These family group sheets are a compilation of the research of several King and Adams family researchers., Received by e-mail from Judy Krocker April 19, 2009.. Hereinafter cited as "King Family Group Sheets."
  7. [S37] 1850 United States Census, population schedule, 17th Division, Nassau County, Florida, page 7, family 42.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  8. [S33] 1860 United States Census, population schedule, District 9, Columbia County, Georgia, witten page 74, family 610.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  9. [S34] 1870 United States Census, population schedule, District 134, Columbia County, Georgia, written page 8, family 23.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.