George Alexander Jefferson1

#6789, b. 2 January 1853, d. 30 November 1941
Father*Booker Smith Jefferson1 b. c 1820
Mother*Lucy Anna Berger d. 12 Mar 1858
     George Alexander Jefferson was born on 2 January 1853.1,2 He was the son of Booker Smith Jefferson and Lucy Anna Berger.1 George and Maryalice Clare were married. George Alexander Jefferson died 30 November 1941 , in Montgomery Town, Montgomery County, Missouri at age 88.3
      Nowlin gives "Sallie Clare" of Montgomery as George Alexander's wife. On the censuses, however, she is consistently shown as "Alice." They had no children. He died in Missouri, but before that they lived in Los Lunas, New Mexico, in 1900, Montgomery, Missouri in 1910, and Cambridge, Washington County, Idaho in 1920. G A is living (widowed) in Douglas County, Oregon, in 1930. Alice has had no children.

Alice appears to be the daughter of W G Clare (1876 census) and Nancy. 1860 census has Walden G Clare, 30, b Missouri, Nancy, 27, b MO, Elizabeth, 10, MO, Maryalice, 4, MO, and William, 0, in Bear Creek, Montgomery County, Missouri.

Family of George and Maryalice

Last Edited=24 Feb 2014


  1. [S9] 1870 US Census Population Schedule, Washington, District of Columbia, US National Archives, Bear Creek, Montgomery County, Missouri.
  2. [S293] James Edmund Nowlin, Nowlin Stone Genealogy (n.p.: Martha Webb Nowlin, 1916).
  3. [S326] Missouri Digital Heritage: Missouri Death Certificates, 1910-1957, online