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George Hastie / Hastings, Jr

George Hastie / Hastings, Jr

Male 1842 - 1895  (53 years)

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  • Name George Hastie / Hastings  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Suffix Jr 
    Born 22 Feb 1842  Jedburgh, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Christened 12 Feb 1843  Free Church, Jedburgh, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Mar 1895  Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Buried LaPrairie United Presbyterian Cem, Sparland, Marshall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 6
    Person ID I4251  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 24 Oct 2015 

    Father George Hastie / Hastings,   b. 1 Jan 1815, Jedburgh, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1878, La Prairie Twsp, Marshall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Helen Rae,   b. 21 Feb 1819, Jedburgh, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 18841884, La Prairie Twsp, Marshall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 18 Jan 1839  Southdean, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6, 7, 8
    Family ID F1529  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Olive Frances Wood,   b. 4 Sep 1853,   d. 14 Mar 1918  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 1872  [1, 4
    Children 
     1. Baby Hastings,   b. 12 Jan 1873,   d. 14 Jan 1873  (Age 0 years)
     2. Wilbur Hastings,   b. 24 May 1874,   d. 9 Sep 1961  (Age 87 years)
     3. Thomas George Hastings,   b. 14 Feb 1876,   d. 7 Sep 1878  (Age 2 years)
     4. Maude Hastings,   b. 13 Jun 1879,   d. 1957  (Age 77 years)
     5. John Lester Hastings,   b. 29 Oct 1881, Marshall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1959, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     6. Anna Loretta Hastings,   b. 29 Dec 1884, Sparland, Marshall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1928, Elmhurst, DuPage Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     7. Bertha Alice Hastings,   b. 10 Oct 1887,   d. 28 Sep 1920  (Age 32 years)
     8. Bessie Hastings,   b. 7 Feb 1890,   d. 20 Feb 1954  (Age 64 years)
     9. Ruth Hastings,   b. 7 Oct 1893, Sparland, Marshall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1963  (Age 69 years)
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F1539  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • His parents George and Helen Rae Hastings "arrived in America with William age 4, George age 3, and Christena age 6 months, in 1845...." D. Gale Hastings, Family History Chart (12 Nov 1995).
    • In 1860, the census shows his parents "Geo." Hastings, 46, and "Ellen," 41; "Wm," 19; and "Geo," 17; all born in Scotland; and Illinois-born children "C," 15; "Jane," 13; "Is," 11; "Eliz," 9; "Jas," 7; Mary, 5; and "Allen," 1, [sic; Ellen, who was listed as a male]. 1860 U.S. Census, Laprairie Twsp, Marshall Cnty, IL (M 653, Roll 210, stamped p. 184).

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Hastings|, D. Gale Hastings, "Family History Chart", (D. Gale Hastings : 12 Nov 1995).

    2. [S964] Scotland Births & Baptisms|, Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950, ("Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950," Online database, https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1771030), https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XY9B-44W.

    3. [S132] Tombstone|, Tombstone.

    4. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 136573873.

    5. [S1056] Hastings-McCuen|, Florence M. McCuen Strohm, The History of the Hastings-McCuen Family (1772-1995), (Florence M. Strohm (1995)[unpublished, unpaginated booklet, based on personal knowledge; 20 pages]).

    6. [S1051] Ancestry Tree - McCuen|, Mary McCuen, Mary McCuen Family Tree, (Mary McCuen; www.Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/tree/83473720/listofallpeople).

    7. [S965] Scotland Marriages|, Scotland, Marriages, 1561-1910, (Genealogical Soc'y of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; Online database, https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1771074), https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XYQB-JZD.

    8. [S298] Kendall Cnty IL History|, N. Bateman & P. Selby, HISTORICAL ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ILLINOIS AND HISTORY OF KENDALL COUNTY, (Munsell Publishing Co., Chicago, IL : 1914), p. 960.