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SOURBIER, GEORGE H., JR., a partner in the undertaking and embalming business with his father, was born in Harrisburg, March 13, 1871, and has been a continuous resident of his native city since his birth. His education was begun in the parochial schools and completed in Seiler's Academy, since which he has been connected with his father's business. In January, 1894, he was admitted to a partnership in this business.

He was married in Harrisburg, April 11, 1894, to Ella E. Madden, daughter of Michael J, and Elizabeth Madden, of Harrisburg. They have one son, named in baptism Edward Vincent. In political views Mr. Sourbier is affiliated with the Democratic party. He and his wife attend St. Patrick's Pro-Cathedral.

Historical Review of Dauphin County

Transcribed by Robert Demy for The Dauphin County, Pennsylvania Genealogy Transcription Project

Date of Transcription: 12 Feb 2001

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