HARE, George William Wood

1808 - 1866

George William Wood Hare, was born at Sandgate, Kent and baptised at St Andrew's Church, Enfield, Middlesex on 20 April 1808, son of John and Sophia Rebecca Hare. He married at St Pancras Old Church, London on 10 March 1835, Catherine [Kitty] née Potter. In 1851, a 41 year old artist, living at Berners Street, Ipswich with his 36 year old wife Catherine, born Worton, Wiltshire and their children, Sarah 15, born St Pancras, Catherine 11, born Marylebone, both in London, together with his 76 year old father John, born Lincolnshire. They emigrated to the United States of America and in 1860 were living at 5th Ward of Quincy City, Adams, Illinois with Catherine, Sarah and John Hare. He died at Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States of America on 29 September 1866.