Pioneer Memorial Cemetery ~ George Maley Sargent
Sargent, George Maley
LAST: Sargent FIRST: George MID: Maley
BORN: 18 Sep 1858 DIED: 12 Nov 1940 BURIED: 16 Nov 1940
BIRTH PLACE:  Morris, Grundy Co., Illinois
DEATH PLACE: Salem, Marion Co., Oregon

Name of father James Sargent
Maiden na,e of mother Mary Daggett
MARRIAGE - Ester Beesley m George Sargent 23 Mar 1891 in Iroquois Co., Illinois.
1900 IL CENSUS - George M. Sargent, age 41, farmer, b. Sep 1858 in Illinois, is enumerated with his wife of 9 years, Esther M. age 38, b. Sep 1861 in Illinois, along with Hazel, age 8, b. Feb 1892 in Illinois, Ethel, age 5, b. Sep 1894 in Illinois, and Mabel, age 1, b. July 1898 in Illinois.
1910 OR CENSUS - George Sargent, age 52, farmer, b. Illinois, is enumerated with his wife Esther, age 48, b. Illinois, along with Hazel, age 18, Ethel, age 16, and Mabel G., age 12, all born in Oregon.

Farmer Aged 83 Dies at His Plow.
George Maley Sargent, 83, died yesterday from natural causes while plowing in his field near the Clear Lake school, the Marion county sheriff’s office reported yesterday.
The aged farmer, who went into his field to plow at about 10:15, was found lying face downward behind his halted team, the traces still in his hand, by school children coming from the nearby schoolhouse during the noon hour.
Deputy sheriffs and County Coroner L. E. Barrick, who were summoned, could find no evidence other than that he had died from natural causes.
Sargent is survived by Mrs. Cora Spurlock, a daughter-in-law with whom he was living; and by daughters including Mrs. Gladys Brown, Waconda; Mrs. Ethel Pickens, 64 Pine Street, Salem; and Mrs. Hazel Simmons, Portland.
[newspaper clipping, not cited]

George Maly Sargent, 83, passed away at his home, Salem resident, Tuesday afternoon. Born in Morris, Ill., he came to Salem 36 years ago. He was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church. Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Cecil Simmons, Portland, Mrs. Charles Pickens, and Mrs. Karl Brown, Salem. Also survived by six sisters, Mrs. Hattie Tallington, Danver, Colo.; Mrs. Maria Hoyt, Morris, Ill.; Mrs. Nera Beasley, Mizook, Ill.; Mrs. Florence Weaver, Marshaltown, Ia.; Mrs. Minnie Parker, Marshaltown, Ia., and one sister in Texas and eight grandchildren. Funeral announcement later by Terwilliger-Edwards Funeral Home.
Oregon Statesman 13 Nov 1940.
George M
[shares marker with Esther]
Saucy Survey & Photographs 
OSBH DC (Marion County 1940) #948
IL Statewide Marriage Index 1763-1900, Vol 7B, pg 0333
1900 IL CENSUS (Grundy Co., Goose Lake, ED 58, sheet 5A)
1910 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., Brooks, ED 202, sheet 3B)
OS 13 Nov 1940