George Gilmer Hull

Male 1829 - 1885  (56 years)


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  • Name George Gilmer Hull  [1
    Born 25 Jan 1829  Athens, Clarke Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Civil engineer Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation Superintendant, Atlanta & West Point R.R. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence Athens, Atlanta, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Apr 1885  Laurel Grove Cemetery, Savannah, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 24 Apr 1885  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • From "The Hulls of Georgia" by Augustus Longstreet Hull:

      GEORGE GILMER HULL, son of ASBURY, was born January 25, 1829. He was short in stature and like all his brothers turned grey in early life. He was a civil engineer by profession, and for many years was Superintendent of the Atlanta & West Point R. R., residing in Atlanta.

      He married MARY CLIFFORD ALEXANDER, daughter of Adam Alexander, of Washington, Ga., and had two children, LUCY GILMER AND HATTIE.

      Sometime after the war he removed to New York, where he died after a brief illness on April 25, 1885.

      His widow resides in Savannah.

      ***

      From 1850 Census of Clarke County, Georgia:

      Not mentioned in his father's household.

      ***

      From www.genealogy/rootsweb.com

      Graduated from Franklin College (Athens) in 1847. Was a Civil
      Engineer. He worked on the Pennsylvania Central RR, Chief Engineer on
      the Western & Atlantic RR, and Superintendent of the Atlanta & West
      Point RR. In 1866 he went into the railroad supply business in New
      York.
    Person ID I0684  Hull
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2009 

    Father Asbury Hull,   b. 30 Jan 1797, Washington, Wilkes Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1866  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Lucy Cosby Harvie,   b. 1799, Oglethorpe Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1859, Athens, Clarke Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 20 Apr 1819  Clarke Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Photos
    Asbury Hull House
    Asbury Hull House
    Built 1842
    198 Hull Street
    Demolished in 1990 for a parking lot
    Histories
    1904: The Hulls of Georgia
    1904: The Hulls of Georgia
    Augustus Longstreet Hull's history of the Hull family of Georgia, Athens, Ga., 1904
    Family ID F180  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Clifford Alexander,   b. 1830, Washington, Wilkes Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1914, Savannah, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 7 Dec 1854  Wilkes County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Lucy Gilmer Hull
     2. Hattie Hull
    Histories
    1904: The Hulls of Georgia
    1904: The Hulls of Georgia
    Augustus Longstreet Hull's history of the Hull family of Georgia, Athens, Ga., 1904
    Family ID F224  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S06248] The Hulls of Georgia, Augustus Longstreet Hull, (Athens, GA, April 1904), 7.

    2. [S06248] The Hulls of Georgia, Augustus Longstreet Hull, (Athens, GA, April 1904), 4.


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