George Irwin

Male 1799 - 1871


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  • Name  George Irwin 
    Born  23 Oct. 1799  Frederick Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    PIONEER  1818  Sharp's Creek, Lawrence Co., Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    In 1818, the family, consisting of the mother and eight children, George being the eldest, aged 19 years, removed to Lawrence Co., O., and settled near the mouth of Sharp's Creek. 
    Age: 19 
    Died  23 May 1871  Symmes Creek, Lawrence Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • IRWIN, GEORGE I.R. JUN. 08, 1871
      Died - Irwin - At his residence, on Symmes Creek, Lawrence county, Ohio, May 23d, after a protracted and painfull illness, George Irwin, aged 71 years and 7 months. The dec'd was born in Frederick county, Va., Oct. 23d, 1799. When he was 5 years of age, his father moved to Cabell county, Va., where he resided until his death. In 1818, the family consisting of the mother, and eight children, George being the eldest, aged 19 years, removed to Lawrence county, O., and settled near the mouth of Sharp's creek. On July 5th, 1821, he was married to Jemima Russell. In the Fall of 1823, he moved to Elkins' Creek, near where Oak Ridge Furnace now stands; remained there on Congress land about three years, he then removed to Symmes Creek, near the mouth of Johns Creek, where he lived the greater portion of his time until his death....man of great energy and perserverance, and in business eminently successful....

      I.R. Aug. 19, 1875 - Probate Court - Jere Cooper, administrator de bonis non of George Irwin, filed second account.

      IRWIN, JEMIMA I.R. MAR. 13, 1862
      Died - on the 6th inst., in Symmes Tp., Jemima Irwin, wife of George Irwin, aged 63y3m4d.

      IRWIN, ROBERT I.R. AUG. 04, 1881
      Robert Irwin, son of Wash Irwin, one of the pioneer citizens of Ironton, was killed by the cars in Minnesota, last Saturday night. His sisters were Hattie and Maggie, who are now married and live in Texas. The heirs of the Irwin estate were stockholders in the I.R.R. and their stock recently transferred to E. F. Gillen, the administrator. Robert's share amount to about $600.

      IRWIN, WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON I. JRN SEPT. 15, 1869
      Married at the residence of J. C. Stewart, on Sept. 9, by Rev. J. M. Kelly, Mr. William Henry Harrison Irwin and Miss Sarah L. Stewart.

      IRWIN, JANE I.R.

      IRWIN, JEMIMA I.R. MAR. 13, 1862
      Wife of George Irwin.

      IRWIN, JOHN I.R. APR. 03, 1862

      IRWIN, JOHN THOMAS I.R. JUL. 05, 1900
      Of Camargo, Douglas county, Illinois. He was born in Lawrence County, Ohio on May 25?, 1824 being 76 years and 14 days old. He died June 10, 1900. He married Letta W. Wiseman in 1845. They had 8 children, four preceded them in death. Those surviving were: W. T., Hattie I. who married Dr. Burnett, Louis K. and Ida M. who married C. B. Hammett. He was a CIVIL WAR VETERAN.

      IRWIN, MRS. MARY I.R. NOV. 20, 1856
      Died on Friday night, November 14th, at her late residence in Ironton, Mrs. Mary Irwin, consort of the late Washington Irwin, aged about 30 years.

      IRWIN, ROBERT I.R. AUG. 04, 1881

      IRWIN, SARAH I.R. JUL. 01, 1858
      Died on the 22nd of June in Ironton, Mrs. Sarah Irwin, wife of John Irwin, in the 33rd year of her age.

      IRWIN, WASHINGTON, I.R. FEB. 24, 1853
      Died on yesterday (23rd) in this town, of consumption, Mr. Washington Irwin, of the well known firm of Irwin & Kelly, in his 43d year.

      IRWIN, MISS ELIZA JANE I.R. JAN. __, 1856
    • Not proven to be same but I believe this is the same George Irwin as his wife Jemima Russell died in 1862.

      I.R. March 10 (or 20), 1864 - Married. - On the 3d inst., by L. A. Griffith, Esq., at the bride's residence, Mr. George Irwin, of Symmes township, to Mrs. Lucretia Russell.
    Person ID  I2556  Kouns Family
    Last Modified  24 Dec 2006 

    Family 1  Jemima Russell,   b. Abt 1799,   d. 6 Mar. 1862, Symmes Township, Lawrence Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  5 July 1821  Lawrence Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    >1. John T. Irwin,   b. 28 May 1824, between Oak Ridge Fce and Dilley's Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 June 1900, Camargo, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. George Irwin
     3. William Henry Harrison Irwin
     4. Amanda Irwin,   b. 1821,   d. 29 Dec. 1874, Waterloo, Lawrence Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  23 Nov 2006 
    Family ID  F847  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Mrs. Lucretia Russell 
    Married  3 March 1864 
    Last Modified  24 Dec 2006 
    Family ID  F1199  Group Sheet