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.
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.
Complete Obituary STERLING BULLETIN 11/10/1921
Age 76Cpl. of Buell’s Army
Veteran of: Civil War
Plot: 949 D
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Record added: Mar 21, 2013
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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.