|. George W. Nester, 1843 - 1929, s/o Henry Nester
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
276 George W. Nester,4 27 (Henry,3,Andrew,2,Frederick,1)
. b 28 Dec 1843 Philadelphia, Pa; d 19 Dec 1929 Philadelphia, "age 85 yrs, 1 mos, 1 day, of myocarditis, chronic, bronchial asthma,
. senility, s/o late Henry", bur Ivy Hill Cem. See image of his death certificate, informant US Veteran's Hospital records.
. m 11 Dec 1867 Philadelphia, Pa to Emma E. Freed (Emily), b ca 1848-50 Pa, d 1910's, d/o John and Hannah Freed.
. 1868 Philadelphia City Directory, p 1202: Nester George W., express, h 4059 Gtn av
. 1870 Philadelphia Co, Pa census, 91st Dist, 28th Ward, p 254, #734/739, George W. Nester,26 Pa, --, $500, flour feed dealer,
. Emily,20 Pa, John,1 Pa, Hannah Freed,62 Pa, $16000, --.
. 1880 Philadelphia Co census, Dist 605, p 545C, 3902 Germantown Ave, #24/24, Hannah Freed,71 Pa, George W. Nestor,36 Pa
. (son-in-law), clerk in store, Emma E.,30 Pa (dau), Frank W.,9 Pa (gs), Alice F.,2 Pa (gd), Emma F. Gilbert,21 Pa (gd), works
. in hosiery mill.
. 1900 census, George and children not located.
. 1900 Montgomery Co, Pa census, Norristown, State Hospital for the Insane, ED 241, sheet 23A, Emma E. Nester, 1850 Pa (marr
. 32 yrs, 4 ch, 4 living), patient.
. 1910 Gloucester Co, NJ census, East Greenwich Twp, ED 119, sheet 7A, #155/157, George W. Nester,67 Pa, farmer, general
. farm, Emma E.,62 Pa (marr 43 yrs, 8 ch, 4 living), George W.,16 Pa, farm laborer, home farm.
. 1920 Gloucester Co census, East Greenwich Twp, ED 136, sheet 7A, #118/123, George W. Nester,76 Pa (wid), farmer, farming,
. George W. Jr,25 Pa, work, farm, Albert McLean,34 Pa (son-in-law), machinist, chemical works, Carrie M.,32 Pa (dau),
. Frank E.,14 Pa (gs), Gladys D.,12 NJ (gd), Paul B.,10 NJ (gs).
. 1930 census, George not located.
. 1. John Wesley Nester, b 15 Feb 1869 Philadelphia, "s/o Geo W. and Emma Nester", d 19 Mar 1874 Philadelphia, "age 4, of
. inflamation of the brain, s/o George and Mary Nester", bur Trinity Lutheran Cem, Germantown. See image of his death
. certificate below.
. 2. Frank W. Nester, b 2 Feb 1871 Nicetown, Pa, "s/o George and E. Nester", d 25 Mar 1892 Philadelphia, "age 21, of injury acc
. recd on P+RRRd, single, s/o Geo W. and Emma Lee Nester, occup: brakeman on P + RR, single", bur Trinity Lutheran Church
. Yard. Not the Frank Nester who m 1888 Philadelphia to Lizzie Maloney, since they had son Frank Nester, b 27 Mar 1894
. Philadelphia to Frank and Elizth Nester. That family was in Washington Co, Pa in 1900.
. See image of his death certificate below.
. 3. Mary Emma Nester, b 7 Mar 1874 Philadelphia (or Nicetown), "d/o George and Emma Nester", d 20 May 1878 Philadelphia,
. "age 4, of convulsions, d/o George W. and Emma E. Nester", bur Trinity Lutheran Cem, Germantown.
. 4. Alice F. Nester, b 1 Jul 1878 Philadelphia, d 24 Mar 1884 Philadelphia, "age 5, of convulsions, d/o George and Emma Nester".
. See image of her death certificate below. She was the dau Nester, b 1 Jul 1878, "d/o George and Emma Nester".
2761 5. Walter Freed Nester, b 22 Apr 1883 Philadelphia, m Anna Mae Steinberger.
. Apparently brother of George Washington Nester below, as listed as contact on George's WW II draft registration card.
. 6. Florence Nester, b 12 Aug 1886 Philadelphia, "d/o George and Emma Nester".
. 7. Carrie M. Nester, b ca 1888 Pa, m Albert McLean/McLane, b ca 1883 Pa. He may have been the Albert McLean, b 20 Jul
. 1882, d Jan 1968 (SSDI 065-01-7161 NY) with LR: Sewell, Gloucester Co, N 08080.
. 1920 Gloucester Co census, East Greenwich Twp, ED 136, sheet 7A, #118/123, Albert McLean,34 Pa (son-in-law), machin-
. ist, chemical works, Carrie M.,32 Pa (dau), Frank E.,14 Pa (gs), Gladys D.,12 NJ (gd), Paul B.,10 NJ (gs), living with
. George W. Nester.
. 1930 Gloucester Co census, Woodbury, ED 38, sheet 6A, 58 Crescent Ave, #118/119, Albert McLane,47 Pa (marr age 22),
. machinist, oil works, Carrie,43 Pa (marr age 18), Paul,19 NJ, William Graves,21 NJ (son-in-law, marr age 19), laborer,
. oil works, Gladys D.20 NJ (dau, marr age 18), stenographer, powder works.
. a. Frank E. McLane, b 22 May 1906 Pa, d 10 Oct 1987 (SSDI 147-05-9138 NJ).
. His LR: Woodbury Heights, Gloucester Co, NJ 08097.
. Poss same as:
. 1930 Washington Co, Pa census, Carroll Twp, ED 20, sheet 13A, #246/257, Frank McLain,23 Pa, boarder with Alfred
. b. Gladys D. McLane, b 25 May 1908 NJ, d 11 Feb 2002 (SSDI 138-34-6456 NJ), m William R. Graves, b 1 Jul 1908 Pa, d
. 20 Jul 1992 (SSDI 184-09-8435 Pa). Gladys' and William's LR: Pitman, Gloucester Co, NJ 08071.
. 1930 census, Gladys and William living with her parents.
. c. Paul B. McLane, b 6 Jul 1910 NJ, d May 1966 (SSDI 083-05-5175 NY).
. His LR: Woodbury Heights, Gloucester Co, NJ 08097.
2762 8. Wesley Freed Nester, b 18 Dec 1890 Pa, m(1) Anna Margaret Adams, m(2) Mabel E. Myers.
. "Wesley C. Nestor, b 17 Dec 1890 Philadelphia, s/o George and Emma Nestor".
. He was b 18 Dec 1889 acc to his WW II draft reg card.
. 9. George Washington Nester, b 19 Mar 1894 Philadelphia, Pa, d Oct 1963 (SSDI 145-07-6404 NJ), bur Ivy Hill Cem, Phila-
. delphia. He was "Wesley Nester, b 19 Mar 1894 Philadelphia, s/o Geo and Emma Nester".
. See picture of his tombstone below.
. 1917, 5 Jun: East Greenwich, Gloucester Co, NJ: WW I draft registration card: George Washington Nester Jr, b 19 Mar 1894
. Nicetown, Pa (b 13 Mar acc to the index); of Paulsboro, NJ; occup: teamster for W.C. Lock; single; supports father
. and mother; described as medium height and build, light gray eyes, brown hair. See image below.
. 1930 Gloucester Co census, Paulsboro, ED 8-25, sheet 4A, 23 Buck St, #74/77, George W. Nester,36 Pa, laborer, contractor,
. boarder with Sara E. Bowser.
. 1942, 26 Apr: Paulsboro, Gloucester Co, NJ: WW II draft registration card: George Washington Nester, b 19 Mar 1894 Phila-
. delphia, Pa; of Timber Swamp Road, Paulsboro, Gloucester Co; employed by E.I. Du Ponts; contact: Walter F. Nester
. of 3723 Pulaski Ave, Philadelphia; described as 5' 6", 145 lbs, blue eyes, brown hair, ruddy complexion.
. See images below.
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