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George Gregory Oliver

Male 1893 - 1950  (56 years)


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  • Name George Gregory Oliver 
    Born 10 Jun 1893  , Sweet Valley, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Jan 1950  , Meshoppen, Wyoming County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1076  Main
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2008 

    Father John Oliver, Jr.,   b. 7 Aug 1855, , Manhattan, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1934, , Hunlock Creek, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ida Luella Gregory,   b. 8 Nov 1859, , Union Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1935, , Hunlock Creek, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1881  , , Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • According to Dianne Nestor Jone, a descendant of this couple, as reported 9 May 2006, "The bible I have was a gift from John Oliver to Ida Louella Gregory, purchased July 4, 1876." No inscription was present, listing their date of marriage.
    Family ID F54  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Carrie C. Lackous,   b. 12 Sep 1892, , Whitewood, Lawrence County, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1990, , Kingston, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Children 
     1. John Gregory Oliver,   b. 26 Jul 1919, , Gillette, Campbell County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 2008, , Bloomsburg, Berks County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     2. Robert James Oliver,   b. 20 May 1921, , Kingston, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1985, , Windham Center, Bradford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     3. Paul Oliver
    Last Modified 24 Jun 2004 
    Family ID F1046  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • (Research):The family moved from South Dakota to Wyoming in a covered wagon. The seven daughters took turn leading the family cow. She also homesteaded on 640 acres under the "Homestead Act". She and her sister lived in a sod house. They had a saddle horse for transportation. She was buried in Warren Center, Pa. Born in Whitewood,S.D. when a young girl moved to Moorcroft WY in a Covered Wagon with 2 other families. One of 7 girls, the older girls led the family's one cow to WY. Her father had a job there as a sheep herder. There were a total of three covered wagons in the group. Graduated from Sunnyside School of Nursing when 60 years old. State certified LPN

  • Sources 
    1. [S808] Vital: Pennsylvania Vital Records, 1906-Present, (Division of Vital Records, New Castle, Pennsylvania), certificate of death for John Oliver, registration district no. 40/21/84, registered no. 3, certificate 7536 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S808] Vital: Pennsylvania Vital Records, 1906-Present, (Division of Vital Records, New Castle, Pennsylvania), certificate of death for Ida Louella Oliver, registration district no. 40/13/01, registered no. 93, certificate 40101 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S487] Cemetery: Pennsylvania, Luzerne, Hunlock Township - Oakdale Cemetery, joint grave marker for John & Ida Luella Gregory, photographed by Linda Kozic, 21 Oct 2004 (Reliability: 3).
      Inscription:
      OLIVER
      JOHN IDA LUELLA
      1855-1934 1859-1935