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1879 George Fargo Photo, Russell County, Kansas, Son of Jeremiah Fargo


On reverse: "George Fargo, Russell, Kansas, age 2 y, 1879" is handwritten in old original period pencil script. Photo type: Original Antique Victorian CDV Carte de visite Photo. Photographer: unknown, unmarked.

Found in Public Genealogy Records:
George B Fargo 1877-1899, also seen as G.B. Fargo was born Iowa, died Manila, Philippines, age 22. He is buried at the Dayton City Cemetery, Dayton, Columbia County, Washington. George's military record: Company F, 1st Washington Infantry, Spanish American War.

His Father: Jeremiah Clark Fargo, born in Orleans County, New York, 1841 to Hiram Fargo and Electa Clark Fargo. He died in Idaho. Buried at the Normal Hill Cemetery Lewiston, Nez Perce County, Idaho with his family.
His father's father: Hiram Allen Fargo 1795–1869 buried at the Mount Albion Cemetery Albion in Orleans County, New York.
His father's mother: Electa Clark Fargo 1798–1885, buried there also.
His father's siblings:
Mary F Fargo 1822–1906
John A Fargo born 1824
Olive D Fargo 1825–1855
Susan Fargo Carpenter 1827–1905
Orange T Fargo 1829–1874 (Orange Fargo)
Imogene Fargo Falls 1831–1889 (Imogene Falls)
Laura Fargo 1833–1917
Almon Bradley Fargo 1834–1910 (Almon Fargo)
Amelia Ellen Fargo Mattison 1838–1910 (Amelia Mattison)
Cornelia Antoinette Fargo 1844–1874

His mother: Nancy Jane Riley Fargo 1855-1893, born in Ohio.
(She is also also seen as Jenney Fargo, Nancy Jennie Riley or Rilley)
Their children, George's siblings:
Guy L Fargo, 1885-1909 also seen as Gile Fargo
Charles M. Fargo 1875–1938
George B Fargo, 1877–1899, died age 22
Electa S. Fargo 1880–1913
Harry O. Fargo 1883–1904
Grace Fargo Inghram 1887–1986
(She married Clarence Walter Inghram 1894–1986)
Hiram Calvin Fargo 1890–1959
(He married Electa May Holder Fargo 1900–1999)
Half Sibling: Electa S. Fargo 1880–1913

NY Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War 1861-1865
Name: Jeremiah Clark Fargo
Birth Date: 23 Mar 1841
Birth Place: Barre, Orleans County, New York
Father: Hiram Fargo
Mother: Electa Clark Fargo
Residence Place: Rochester, Monroe County, New York
Enlistment Date: 16 Aug 1862
Enlistment Location: Barre, Orleans County, New York
Regiment: 4th Heavy Artillery regiment, Union Co. E
Company: E
Rank: Corporal
Marital Status: Single

George Fargo in household of Jeremiah C Fargo US Census 1880
Event Place: Russell, Russell County, Kansas
Age: 3
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son
Birth Year (Estimated): 1877
Birthplace: Iowa
Father's Birthplace: New York
Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
Household, Age, Birthplace:
Jeremiah C Fargo Self M 39 New York
Jennie Fargo Wife F 25 Ohio (also knonw as Nancy Fargo)
Charles Fargo Son M 4 Kansas
George Fargo Son M 3 Iowa
Jennie Moon Other F 15 Indiana
Theodore Murray Other M 29 Wisconsin

This beautiful old photo was found in Fairport, Monroe County, New York. This is a "hidden mother" studio photo. Baby George's mother Nancy Jane Riley Fargo 1855-1893 is behind, holding the baby up for the long 30 second or more exposure in the photographer's studio, quite a feat! You can see her on his lap. A beautiful old signed piece.

Size: 2.5 by 4 inches
Debra Clifford Ancestorville Genealogy       Note: The original is sold, but you may still purchase large, detailed and intimate 300 dpi high resolution scans of front and back, sent immediately via email. Please check our site carefully, as many may be related to each other that we are unaware of. Click scan to place in your cart. Thank you, enjoy! ~debra (please also join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. contact info on top bar)

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