George Henry Sheriff
- Born: 24 Aug 1883, Perry Co., PA
- Died: After 27 Apr 1942, Carlisle, Cumberland Co., PA.
The 1910 Federal Census for Spring Township, Perry Co., PA, District 139 records George (25) and Myrtle M. (23) Sheriff with children Beatrece A. (5) and Edna L. (2). George and Myrtle have been married for 6 years. George is an assistant foreman at a Lumber Camp.
George Henry Sheriff is listed in the WWI Draft Registration with a date of birth of August 24, 1884. As of Sept 12, 1918, he is a farmer in the employ of Joseph Wolf with an address of 2 Carlisle, Cumberland Co., PA. His nearest relative is Mrs. Myrtle May Sheriff. He is of medium height with medium build and blue eyes and light complexion.
The 1930 Federal Census for Carlisle, Cumberland Co., PA, District 5 records George (49) and Myrtle (44) Sheriff with children Leaton (22), George (19), Harold (17), and Wayne (3). George indicates his age at first marriage was 18 while Myrtle indicates age 17. George is a farmer at the county home.
The WWII Draft Registration Card (for men born on or after April 28, 1877 and on or before February 16, 1897) for George Henry Sheriff dated April 27, 1942 lists his date of birth as August 24, 1883 in Shermansdale, [Perry Co.,] PA. He is living 173 E. South Street in Carlisle, Cumberland Co., PA. He is working at the County Home as a farmer and his physical description is 5' 9 1/2", 170 lbs with brown eyes, brown hair and light complexion.