Matilda George, aged 24


In memory of Matilda, daughter of Joseph S. and Margaret George, died July 17th 1863, aged 24 years.

Joseph George came in 1831 from the United States. He and two of his sons, Hezekiah and Joseph junior, are listed in the New Brunswick Directory for 1865-66 as brick makers at George and Smythe Streets, Fredericton. In 1881, Joseph George, 70, brick maker, lived with his wife, Margaret, 68, and a daughter, Matilda, 15.