George BARNECUTT

247. George BARNECUTT, son of Joseph BARNECUTT and Susanna MITCHELL, was born on 5 October 1893 in St Cleer, Liskeard, Cornwall, England.

George appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 aged 7 at this time he was a Scholar. He was living with his mother Susanna [43] and brother Joseph [12] a Scholar at Common Moor, St Cleer, Liskeard.

During the 1910 census of United States George aged 19 a Breaker in an Iron Mine was boarding with his brother in law William Brown [28] a Pump Man in an Iron Mine and sister Lucy [24] at 308 East Bonnil Street, Ironwood Ward 8, Gogebic, Michigan, USA. In the household with them was his half-brother in law John Langson [40], brother Joseph [21] a Miner and boarders Bart Hodge [20] and Charles Bassett [30].

George married Ethel May KEMP on 22 June 1922 in Ironwood. The witnesses to the marriage were Joseph Barnecott and Olive P Dobbs. The ceremony was conducted by George G Hicks Minister.

Ethel May KEMP, was born on 9 January 1897 the daughter of James Kemp and Elizabeth Ann Hill, the birth was registered in Redruth, Cornwall, England.

During the census on 1 April 1930 George aged 36 whose occupation was Miner and Ethel [33] were living at 64 Aurora Location, Ironwood, Gogebic, Michigan, USA. (Census Place: Ironwood, Gogebic, Michigan; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 0019;)

Ethel May died on 4 December 1944 in Ironwood. She was buried in the Riverside Cemetery, Ironwood.

From the Find A Grave website:

Ethel was the daughter of James and Elizabeth Ann Hill Kemp from Luckin, Cornwall, England and had a sixth grade education. She married George Barnecott on 22 June 1922 in Ironwood. Ethel had immigrated with her mother in 1912. She died at the age of 46. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/189667642

George died on 29 March 1950 in Bessemer.