Biographical Sketch of George Weigand Meeker
(See Ghigau and Foreman)-Josephine, the daughter of Joseph Martin and Lucy (Stan) Hildebrand. Married John Meeker.
They were the parents of George Weigand Meeker, born March 1, 1877. He was educated in the Cherokee public schools and the Male Seminary.
He married on Nov. 26, 1906, Bertha Bell, daughter of John J. Patrick, born August 2, 1843.
They are the parents of Foster born November 4, 1907, and Robert Lee Meeker, born September 28, 1912.
Mr. Meeker served from July 29, 1899 to May 8, 1901 in Co. H, 32nd U. S. Vol. Inf. of which 18 months was spent in actual field service on Luzon Island.
MLA Source Citation:Starr, Emmett. History of the Cherokee Indians and Their Legends and Folk Lore. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma: The Warden Company. 1921 AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 30 August 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/biographical-sketch-of-george-weigand-meeker.htm - Last updated on Nov 26th, 2012
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