Geddes wedding portraits: Eva Jane Freligh Geddes and Joseph A. Geddes.

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Record 853/2101
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Collection Geddes, William
Description Geddes wedding portraits: Eva Jane Freligh Geddes and Joseph A. Geddes. Married 2-19-1871.

The following info comes from William Geddes of La Grande, grandson of Frank Geddes, son of Joseph F. Geddes:

Joseph A. Geddes (11-2-1850 to 1-9-1914) Born in Ohio, then to Indiana, then to Baker County in 1871. Joseph married Eva J. Freligh (1852-1905) 2-19-1871. He mined, farmed, then owned a butcher shop with Kraft. Wm. Pollman worked for him. Then Pollman became a partner. They owned property together. Pollman became president of First National Bank.

Children of Joseph and Eva Geddes (3 died of diphtheria in November 1878):
Frank A. 12-2-1871 to 1944
m. Lula Ebbert of Springfield 4-20-1875 1-12-1973
William E. 3-6-1874 11-12-1878
Ora H. 1-23-1876 11-8-1878
Jay Logan 5-12-1878 11-?-1878
Eva May 6-27-1879 3-31-1958
Nora 11-2-1890 8-13-1891 m. Earl Landreth
Frank was a deputy sheriff and county clerk.
Joseph's first wife Eva died. His second wife was Emma Moeller b. 1-1-1879.
Children of Joseph and Emma:
Alma 9-8-1910 ?
Joseph A. Jr 5-4-1912 3-28-1974
Margaret ? ?
Joseph Jr. had a grocery store with Smithpeter.
Object ID 2006.4.6
COPYRIGHT INFORMATION: Credit Baker County Library, Baker City, Oregon

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Last modified on: December 09, 2017