Hood, George Melvin

Hood,  George Melvin

husband of Mercy Jenny(Fuller) and Anna Cornelia(Dymond)Colman

Burial Date: 1921,  11/10             Age: 76              Lot: 494 D

War: Civil War         Cpl. of Buell’s Army

Was a prisoner in Andersonville Prison

George Melvin Hood was born in 1844 in Bath, New York. He married Mercy J. Fuller on January 22, 1867. They had six children in 15 years. He died on November 10, 1921, in Sterling, Kansas, at the age of 77.

When Mercy J. Fuller was born in 1849 in Wheeler, New York, her father, Chester, was 24, and her mother, Dolly, was 26. She married George Melvin Hood on January 22, 1867. They had six children in 15 years. She died on March 12, 1885, at the age of 36.

not George M Hood Family

George Milton Hood is the baby sitting on the lap of his father, George M. Hood. Also pictured is George M Hood’s first wife, Mercy J Hood. This photo belonged to George M Hood’s granddaughter, Beulah Hood.


Lolank16 originally shared this on07 Aug 2016

Complete Obituary STERLING BULLETIN  11/10/1921

Birth: 1845
Death: Nov., 1921

Age 76Cpl. of Buell’s Army
Veteran of: Civil WarFamily links:
Spouse: Mercy J(Fuller)
Ann C Dymond Coleman Hood (1844 – 1932)*Calculated relationship
Sterling Cemetery
Rice County
Kansas, USA
Plot: 949 D
Created by: Lawcas
Record added: Mar 21, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107046833

Pillow picture – Ann Dymond Colman – George Hood

Picture of Ann Dymond Colman (b 1844 Chulmleigh England, d. 1932 Kansas) After divorce from William Colman she married on 26 Jun 1888 to George M. Hood, who had been a hero in the Civil War and had endured Andersonville prison.


joykovar1 originally shared this on 03 Oct 2009