Dr. George Fairlamb Beale Sr 32
- Born: 3 May 1842, Downingtown, PA.
- Marriage: Mary Potter Dickinson
- Died: 28 Dec 1924, Coatsville, Chester Co., PA. at age 82
- Buried: Fairview Cemetery
Dr. George Beale was a graduate of University of Pennsylvania Medical School, served at Pittsburgh, PA., General Hospital during the Civil War years. After the Civil War, his father bought land in Pamplin, Appomatox County, VA., and George and his brother Robert settled there. After George's father's death in 1881, George returned to Chester County, PA. with his family. Robert stayed Virginia.
The 1870 Federal Census for the Southside Township, Appomatox Co., Virginia, Pamplin Depot records George F. (27 - PA) and Mary D. (25 - PA) Beale with children Horace A. (2 - PA) and Joseph R. (10/12 - VA). Also in the household is Robert W. Beale (25 - PA). George is a Physician and Robert attends to the farm.
The 1900 Federal Census for Caln Township, Chester Co., PA, District 51, page 9A records George F. (58 - PA/PA/PA) and Mary D. (55 - NY/PA/PA) Beale (indexed as Beals). Also in the household are Horace A. Beale (April 1867) (indexed as Samuel F. Beals), James M. Beale (March 1875) (indexed as Sam M. Beals), John B. Beale (March 1878), Elizabeth F. Beale (Sept 1881), Wm Kirk Beale (Oct 1883), and George F. Beale (Oct 1890). George is listed as a farmer.
The 1910 Federal Census for Caln Township, Chester Co., PA, District 4, page 32A records George F. (67 - PA/PA/PA) and Mary D. (65 - NY/PA/PA) Beale with children Elizabeth F. Beale (30), William Kirk Beale (27), and George F. Beale (20). Also in the household is George's sister, Emily T. Beale (58). George is listed as a farmer who has been married for 44 years with 7 children all of whom are still living.
George married Mary Potter Dickinson, daughter of Alphonso C. I. Dickinson and Julia Wager Baker. (Mary Potter Dickinson was born on 8 Feb 1845 in New York and died on 5 May 1927.)