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George B. Sinton
28 October 1861 in Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States of America [ s386 ]
8 February 1916 in Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States of America [ s2493 ]
in Charles Baber Cemetery, Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States of America [ s2493 ]
Born 19 January 1819 - Died 13 January 1903
Born 21 November 1825 - Died 8 March 1874
Born 22 August 1859 - Died 1 October 1905
18 February 1883 in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, United States of America
 Child 1
Born 19 May 1885 - Died 7 June 1945
 Child 2
Born 28 September 1889 - Died 23 January 1945
 Child 3
Born 10 January 1893 - Died 8 April 1893
 Child 4
Born 10 March 1895 - Died 23 July 1961
 Child 5
Born 8 August 1901 - Died 9 August 1992
Ancestral View
United States Census, 1 June 1880
Name: George Sinton
Residence: Pottsville, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania
Birthdate: 1862
Birthplace: Pennsylvania, United States
Relationship to Head: Son
Spouse's Birthplace:
Father's Name: Jacob Sinton
Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania, United States
Mother's Name:
Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania, United States
Race or Color (Expanded): White
Ethnicity (Standardized): American
Gender: Male
Martial Status: Single
Age (Expanded): 18 years
Occupation: Moulders Apprentice
NARA Film Number: T9-1193
Page: 379
Page Character: D
Entry Number: 199
Film number: 1255193
Collection: United States Census, 1 June 1880
[RFSS Mar 2011]

1900 US Census record taken on Friday, 1 June.
Residence - 621 West Race Street, Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, USA
to head
or Race
1George SintonHeadWhiteMOct 186138M17--Pennsylvania
2Clara SintonWifeWhiteFAug 186039M1753Pennsylvania
3Roy E SintonSonWhiteMMay 188515S---Pennsylvania
4Irvin G SintonSonWhiteMSep 188910S---Pennsylvania
5Jacob E SintonSonWhiteMMar 18955S---Pennsylvania
Year of
in US
Can Speak
1PennsylvaniaPennsylvania---Moulder IronYYY 
3PennsylvaniaPennsylvania---Apprentice Bicycle MakerYYY 
4PennsylvaniaPennsylvania---At SchoolYYY 
Enumeration District: 0188, Sheet Number and Letter: 12A, Household ID: 267, Reference Number: 40, GSU Film Number: 1241485, Image Number: 00212
[RFSS Jan 2011]

Obituary from Wendy Cooper Francis:
Pencil dated Feb. 10, 1916

Death of George B. Sinton
George B. Sinton, a well known resident of this city, died Thursday morning at 6:15 oclock at the Pottsville Hospital as a result of an attack of heart trouble, he having been ill for more than a week. Deceased was born in Pottsville 55 years ago, and recently resided on Seventh St. About five years ago he met with a mishap, which resulted in the loss of his arm, when he skipped while getting from a trolley car and fell, the arm being crushed under the wheels of the car. Recently he had been employed in selling medecine. He was a prominent member of the Knights of the Golden Eagle and the Red Men for many years. The following children survive: Clara, Irvin and Jay, of Pottsville and Roy, of Birdsboro. The following sisters and brothers also survive: Mame, wife of James Wineland; Pheobe, wife of Alex Madison; Ellen, wife of Jesse Wildermuth, all of Pottsville; Rebecca, wife of George Heckman, of Illinois; Mrs. Henrietta Wineland, of Reading, and Albert Sinton, of Pottsville.

Burial information courtesy of Shirley Atkins Hartman, Florida, USA.
[RFSS Dec 2009]

Headstone of George B. Sinton 1861 - 1916
Headstone of George B. Sinton 1861 - 1916
Charles Baber Cemetery, Pottsville, Pennsylvania
The headstone photograph comes from the Find A Grave website courtesy of Ann
The location is Charles Baber Cemetery, Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States of America.
Link to the Find A Grave site for George B. Sinton
[RFSS Jul 2012]
[ s386 ] Ancestral File - THE SINTON FAMILY - Page 2-1 Ref. 101i - Walter Lyon Sinton / Lulu Bell Sinton / John Ronald Howard Greeves / Robert Francis Speers Sinton / Ann Heacock Sinton - Version 1.01 (Feb 2003]
[ s2493 ] Cemetery Marker - Headstone - Charles Baber Cemetery, Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States of America - H1916-08-02-GBS
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