George Stoneman

George Stoneman


Significant Facts

Born: August 8, 1822 in Busti, Chautauqua County, New York
Died: September 5, 1894 in Buffalo, New York
Married: Mary Hardisty on November 22, 1871 in Baltimore, MD
Political Party: Democrat


Father: George Stoneman
Mother: Catharine Cheney Aldrich
Wife: Mary Hardisty
Children: Cornelius, George, Jr., Katherine and Adele

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Did You Know?

  • Stoneman’s sister, Kate, was the first woman lawyer in New York State
  • In 1885, Stoneman's ranch house in San Gabriel was burned to the ground. Arson was evident and local Mexicans were purported to be involved. Although they obviously intended to harm the governor, he was not at home at the time and escaped injury