George Washington Eager 1803 - 1883
George Washington Eager
|Born||October 23, 1803|
Wythe County, VA.
|Died||January 20, 1883 (aged 79)|
Harlan County, KY.
23 October 1803 in Wythe County, Virginia. Wythe County was created out of Montgomery County, Virginia in 1789.
George Yeager and Sarah "Sally" Clark were married on January 5, 1829 in Wythe County, Virginia. Also to note, ancestry.com records this marriage as both January 5, 1829 and February 5, 1829. However, the February 5th date is via Ancestry's "Jordan R. Dodd" which has posted mistakes.
George Washington Eager died January 20, 1883 at the age of 79. He is buried in the Beech Grove Cemetery in Harlan County, Kentucky.
Last Will & Testament
- "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XRM8-56T : 11 February 2018), George Yeager and Sally Clark, 05 Jan 1829; citing Wythe County, Virginia, reference ; FHL microfilm 34,254.
- Original data: Dodd, Jordan R., et al.. Early American Marriages: Virginia to 1850. Bountiful, UT, USA: Precision Indexing Publishers.
- Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 18 April 2019), memorial page for George Washington Eager, Sr (23 Oct 1803–20 Jan 1883), Find A Grave Memorial no. 151572638, citing Beech Grove Cemetery, Harlan County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Lynn (contributor 48552406) .