George E Keezer Sr

4 August 1834–21 October 1916 (Age 82)
Penobscot, Maine, United States

The Life of George E

When George E Keezer Sr was born on 4 August 1834, in Penobscot, Maine, United States, his father, John B Keysar, was 28 and his mother, Sarah Inman, was 25. He married Paulina C Graham on 5 February 1854, in Defiance, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Boone, Boone, Nebraska, United States in 1880 and Auglaize Township, Paulding, Ohio, United States in 1910. He died on 21 October 1916, in Defiance, Ohio, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

George E Keezer Sr
Paulina C Graham
Marriage: 5 February 1854
Sonora Jane "Jennie" Keezer
Henry Keezer
Olive Tryphena Keezer
William Keezer
Emily Vienna Keezer
George Elmer Keezer Jr
Pheras Keezer
Lida May Keezer
Herbert Keezer

Spouse and Children


    Paulina C Graham


5 February 1854
Defiance, Ohio, United States


    Sonora Jane "Jennie" Keezer


    Henry Keezer


    Olive Tryphena Keezer


    William Keezer


    Emily Vienna Keezer


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Parents and Siblings

    John B Keysar





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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 2

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 26

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

Respelling of German Kieser .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Story Highlight

George E Keezer Military Service

NOTE: 5th Independent Company; Ohio Volunteer Sharpshooters. George E. Keezer Sr. enlisted as a private at the age of 28 on October 22, 1862, to serve 3 years. Transferred to Company F, 7th Reserve Co …

Sources (3)

  • George Keazer in household of John Keazer, "United States Census, 1850"
  • George Keezer, "United States Census, 1870"
  • George Keezer in household of George E Keezer, "United States Census, 1910"

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