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Fish George Lewis

Male 1854 - 1932  (77 years)

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  • Name Fish George Lewis 
    Born 31 May 1854 
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Jan 1932  ,San Francisco, California, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Aft 12 Jan 1932  Cypress Lawn Memorial Park,San Mateo,California,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I9169  GeniAus Family Tree
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2018 

    Family Smith Madge Henderson,   b. 23 Apr 1869, ,Barnard Castle,Durham,England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1946, 1001 Pine Street,San Francisco, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 1896  903 Van Ness Avenue,, San Francisco, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F2960  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1896 - 903 Van ness Avenue,, San Francisco, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Jan 1932 - ,San Francisco, California, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S48], California, San Francisco Area Funeral Home Records, 1895-1985 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2010.
      Name: Madge Henderson Fish
      Gender: Female
      Race: Caucasian (White)
      Birth Date: 23 Apr 1869
      Birth Place: Barnard Castle, England
      Age: 76
      Death Date: 4 Feb 1946
      Death City: San Francisco
      Death County: San Francisco
      Death State: California
      Death Country: United States
      Spouse: George L Fish
      Father: John Henderson Smith
      Mother: Mary Gowans
      Funeral Home: N. Gray and Company

    2. [S2874] FindaGrave,
      George Lewis Fish
      BIRTH 31 May 1854
      Brighton, Livingston County, Michigan, USA
      DEATH 12 Jan 1932 (aged 77)
      San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
      Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
      Colma, San Mateo County, California, USA
      MEMORIAL ID 135511026 · View Source


      Funeral services will be held tomorrow morning in San Francisco for George L. Fish, retired Oakland business man, one of the founders and early presidents of the chamber of commerce, who died Tuesday.
      Dean J. Wilmer Gresham, of Grace cathedral, will conduct services, which will be followed by burial at Cypress Lawn cemetery.
      Fish, who for a number of years had made his home at 1001 Pine street, San Francisco, was first president of the Athenian club here. He made a fortune as a merchant in Alaska.
      Oakland Tribune 14 Jan 1932

    3. [S2868] California Digital newspaper Collection, San Francisco Call, Volume 80, Number 182, 29 November 1896 — WEDDING BELLS. [CHAPTER].
      A VERY quiet but loshionable wedding took place at the elegant residence of j Mrs. David Hunter, 903 Van Ness avenue, last Wednesday at high noon. The contracting patties were George L. Fish, a prosperous young merchant of this City and a resident of Oakland, and Miss Madge H. Smith o: Edinburgh. Scotlnnd, niece of Mrs. David Hunter of tbis City. Promptly at noon the bridal party marched into the large nud elegantly furnished front parlors, where the Rev. M. M. Gibson, pastor of the First United Presbyterian Church, was in waiting under the floral wedding-bell to receive them. The bride was escorted by James Scovie, a life-long friend of Mr 3. Hunter and the members of the Smith famiiy iv Scotland, while the groom and his best man, A. Clement, advanced from a side door und joined the party in the large front bay-window, where Mr. Scovie gave his charge into the keepineof him who will be cer companion and protector through life. MbsMaryG. Smith, slstcrof the briae, was bridesmaid. The bride was elegantly attired in a wnite satin gown, trimmed with pearls and passementerie. A wreath of orange blossoms confined the flowing btidal veil to the coiffure. Her ornaments were diamonds. The bridesmaid was elegantly attired in a pink silk dress. Mrs. David Hunter wore an elegant gown of black satin. At the neck and wrists were flounces of costly o;d lace, the only ■ brightening touch to the magnificent attire. A wedding breakfast was served in the large library. The entire residence was handsomely decorated witJb sinilax, chrysanthemums, palms and cut flowers. The young couple will make Pan Francisco their home afier their return from Los Angeles