George Henry Woolliscroft

George Henry Woolliscroft

Male 1862 - 1938  (75 years)

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  • Name George Henry Woolliscroft 
    Born 11 Dec 1862  Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Residence 28 Jun 1870  Union, Worth, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 15 Apr 1910  Redlands, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • proprietor Transfer Company
    Residence 1913  Pullman, Whitman, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • obituary states he moved to Pullman to farm
    Died 11 Jul 1938  Bill Irwins Ranch, Moscow Highway, Pullman, Whitman, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Pullman City Cemetery, Pullman, Whitman, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    George H Woolliscroft 1862-1938
    George H Woolliscroft 1862-1938
    Notes 
    • George Woolliscroft, 76, a resident of the Pullman area for 25 years, was found dead in bed at his ranch on the Moscow highway Monday morning. Heart trouble is believed to have caused his death.
      Funeral arrangements are awaiting the recovery of Bentley Woolliscroft, his only son, who was knocked unconscious when a hay-wagon on which he was riding tipped over Saturday.
      Mr. Woolliscroft came to Pullman in 1913, moving to a farm near here in 1916. For the past two years he has lived with his family at the Bill Irwin ranch on the Moscow Highway. He leaves his widow, Anna; his son; a daughter, Elizabeth, all at the home, and a brother, David, of Seattle. The body is at the Kimball funeral home.
      (Spokane Daily Chronicle, July 12, 1938) 
    Person ID I1060  Williscroft
    Last Modified 10 Apr 2017 

    Father William Bentley Woolliscroft,   b. 1816, Fulford, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1898, Redlands, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Hannah Buxton,   b. 16 Jan 1819, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1870, Union, Worth, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 21 Jul 1841  Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F81  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna Marie Thomas,   b. 1871, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1954, Pullman, Whitman, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 9 Jul 1902  San Bernadino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 20 Apr 1910  Redlands, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Georges brother Thomas was staying with the couple on census night.
    Residence 24-26 Jan 1920  Pullman, Whitman, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 1 Jun 1930  Pullman, Whitman, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Mary Woolliscroft,   b. 9 Sep 1903, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1971, Pullman, Whitman, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     2. David Bentley Woolliscroft,   b. 28 Apr 1905, Redlands, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1978, Tonasket, Okanogan, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 9 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F1676  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Jul 1938 - Bill Irwins Ranch, Moscow Highway, Pullman, Whitman, Washington, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S11] International Genealogical Index (IGI), (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002, data as of April 25, 2004), Admendum 1998.

    2. [S170] 1870 United States Federal Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc.).

    3. [S73] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Year: 1910; Census Place: Redlands, San Bernardino, California; Roll: T624_94; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 109; Image: 240.

    4. [S12] Newspaper Article, Spokane Daily Chronicle, July 12, 1938) .

    5. [S382] BillionGraves Index,, (index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org)).

    6. [S385] California, County Marriages, 1850-1952, Page: 104-GS Film number: 1290193 , Digital Folder Number: 004640190 , Image Number: 00595.

    7. [S72] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Year: 1920; Census Place: Pullman, Whitman, Washington; Roll: T625_1944; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 147; Image: 606.

    8. [S74] 1930 United States Federal Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002), Year: 1930; Census Place: Pullman, Whitman, Washington; Roll: 2523; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 28; Image: 846.0.